Officer Information

2020-2021 BEC Executive Board

President – Maysen “Maysie” Calzon
4th Year – Biomedical Engineering

I am a rising senior perusing a degree in biomedical engineering, and I have been involved with BEC since I was a freshman. This year I am so excited to work on the Benton Engineering Council as President to continue this council’s excellence in involvement and leadership. My goals for this year are to establish networking across the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering between all organizations, companies, and students. 

Vice President of Communications – Alexander Hadid
3rd year – Mechanical Engineering

I am a 3rd-year Mechanical Engineering major and I am excited to serve on the E-board this year as Vice President of Communications at BEC. My goals this year are to increase and help make the communication more effective between the student organizations and the College of Engineering, as well as increasing the involvement and outreach to the UF engineering community.

Vice President of Programs -Orlando Hurtado

Treasurer -Brendan Van Marter

I am a rising senior studying Chemical Engineering and I am looking forward to serving on the Benton Engineering Council as Treasurer for the upcoming Fall. My goal for this semester is to help organization treasurers understand the current funding process and enable them to plan out their funding goals for the short and long term.


Secretary -Fariha Raza
3rd Year – Computer Engineering

I am a third-year Computer Engineering major. I look forward to working with all of the engineering organizations at UF. Communication between the students and the organizations is my goal as well as keeping the students updated on the events that are happening and organizing events with the BEC board.