Executive Board

UPB strives to meet the needs of UMKC students by offering a range of events. Our executive board members help make sure there’s something planned for everyone.

Meet the Executive Board

Aubrey brown wears a jacket and smiles for the camera

Aubrey Brown

President
Hometown: Cameron, Missouri
Majors: Business administration, emphasis in marketing
Ask me about:

Singing, crafts and shopping

I love organizing and hosting events and I also love UMKC so this is the perfect combination for me!

Victoria Kalu posts in front of an industrial-looking building on a street

Victoria Kalu

After Hours Coordinator
Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri
Majors: Business finance
Ask me about:

Learning new TikTok dances, going thrifting and anime

UPB allows us as students to create events that we can experience and make memories together.

Chase Redington

Vice-President
Hometown: St. Charles, MO
Majors: Business with an emphasis in healthcare administration
Ask me about:

Climbing, coffee shops in KC, and Netflix shows

There are a lot of reasons I enjoy being a part of the UPB, but the main one has to be seeing people come to the events we make and watching them enjoy it! It’s nice knowing we have an impact on people’s college experience.

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Karen Moussa

Culture, Arts, & Perspectives Coordinator
Hometown: Lenexa, Kansas (originally from Syria)
Majors: Liberal Arts with a minor in chemistry, six-year med program
Ask me about:

Ballroom dancing, painting and playing guitar. I speak three languages — Arabic, English and French.

I enjoy UPB for many reasons but the main reason is that I get the chance to create events for students and receive a support system from UPB advisors.

Brayden Sourbeer

Live Events Coordinator
Hometown: Olathe, KS
Majors: Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance
Ask me about:
Finding new fun things to do in Kansas City, traveling, and movies

I have always enjoyed attending UPB events and am so excited to be on the Executive Board for my final year here. I love that UPB allows students to create memories with their friends that they will always remember and am overjoyed to be the one planning some of those events! 

Michelle Wu, the wind in her hair, poses smiling in front of a natural pool in a sunny location

Michelle Wu

Roos in the City Coordinator
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Majors: Liberal Arts with a minor in chemistry, six-year med program
Ask me about:

Running, hiking, biking, playing tennis and exploring new restaurants and coffee shops. I’m fluent in Chinese and can understand Taiwanese.

I love how UPB has given me the opportunity to work with and meet diverse groups of students and faculty that I would not have met otherwise.

Smiling, Grace Yu, poses in a gray suit with a black shirt

Grace Yu

Roos in the City Coordinator
Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri
Majors: Accounting and analytics/business intelligence
Ask me about:

Traveling, playing tennis and exploring KC's food scene

I love planning an event and watching it come to life. It’s even more special to be part of the student organization that ties every UMKC student together.