Michelle Tran


Diamond Bar, CA

Michelle is a senior in ERC majoring in International Business. Although she grew up in Diamond Bar, Michelle loves exploring all different parts of Los Angeles and Orange County. She definitely considers herself as someone who loves trying new things. One adage she likes to live by is, "You will never grow in places of comfort." In her final year of college and beyond, Michelle aspires to keep growing as there will always be new things to learn.


Regarding her career, Michelle would love to focus on marketing. After networking with various individuals, Michelle believes marketing is something she is passionate about. She is currently working as a Social Media Marketing Intern for a commercial real estate company and a Marketing Intern for a tech start-up. She hopes to continue learning more about marketing with future internships, and she dreams of one day working in marketing for the entertainment industry.


When she is not busy with school, Michelle loves dancing! She has been dancing for 10 years now, and her favorite styles include hip-hop and contemporary. Aside from dancing, Michelle also loves being in the kitchen baking and cooking. Going to UCSD has definitely made Michelle appreciate nature more, so when the weather is nice she loves going to the beach or going on scenic hikes. On long drives from Diamond Bar to San Diego, don't be surprised to find her listening to her favorite podcast, "Crime Junkie" on Spotify. Because of Alpha Kappa Psi, Michelle has learned so much about her career field while also creating strong bonds with her brothers. Her experience at UCSD would not be the same without the brothers of Alpha Kappa Psi and the memories she has made with them. In her senior year, she looks forward to further strengthening relationships with her brothers and learning as much as she can.