Chasen is a fourth-year Sports Management major with a certificate in Elements of Computing. He was born in Houston, Texas. Chasen recently transferred here to the University of Texas in the Spring of 2017 from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi. Chasen loves sports and is currently on the UT Rugby team. He loves helping out the members in any way possible, so don’t be afraid to ask him any questions or for help. As the President, Chasen hopes to have Planet Longhorn thriving in order to make the members have a wonderful semester.

Chasen Maudlin

Georgia Varvarezos is a fourth year Human Development and Family Sciences Major, hoping to revolutionize the amereican education system. She was born in Houston, Texas, to two Greek parents. She looks forward to welcoming all the new PL members, as well as returning members, and helping them become integrated into this awesome organization!

Georgia Varvarezos

Adriana is a fourth year Textiles and Apparel major. Born in Caracas, Venezuela she moved to Houston, Texas when she was 9 years old. Growing up on the coast of Venezuela, Adriana enjoys the nature and water features Austin has to offer. She loves meeting new people and has a passion for sustainability. As Director of Events, she creates events for International and American students to enjoy and get to meet each other. She wants to motivate people to join Planet Longhorn and make lasting friendships.

Julien Pourchet is a Sophomore in Biomedical Engineering. He is originally French but moved to New York when he was six, later coming down to Texas for college. Julien joined Planet Longhorn his second semester at UT and loved it so much that he ran to be treasurer that same semester (for the next one). He says he really enjoyed being treasurer but that the job lacks urgency for what he is looking for. He has a vision for Planet Longhorn and he wants to work towards making that vision reality. In the mean time, he wants all of Planet Longhorn's members to love it as much as he does, which is why he ran for Director of Events (the events being the heart and soul of Planet Longhorn).

Alvaro Asurmendi is a second year Master's in Civil Engineering, although at his home university he is an Industrial Engineering. This will be his second semester as an exchange student from the University of Comillas in Madrid, however his home city is Pamplona, the city with the running of the bulls. After only one semester as a PL member he wanted to help international students feel welcome at UT and bring people from all over the world together. He is a very active person and wants to meet as many new people as possible, and is always down for a good plan.

Alvaro Asurmendi

Morena is a sophomore majoring in Chemical Engineering. She was born in Argentina and raised in different parts of Latin America including Mexico, El Salvador, Chile, and the Dominican Republic. She also lived in Houston, Texas before moving to Austin. She enjoys traveling and meeting new people from all over the world, as well as cooking and trying different foods. As the Director of Philanthropy for Planet Longhorn she hopes to motivate PL’s members to give back to the community and expand PL’s participation in philanthropy.

Marta is a sophomore at the Business School, majoring in Accounting. Though she was born and raised in Austin, Texas, her family is from Malaga, Spain, and Spanish is her first language. In her free time, Marta loves meeting new people, trying out new cuisines, and participating in community service events. Marta is also involved in HBSA and the EY Ambassadors program. As the Director of Business Relations, Marta hopes to bring a wide variety of businesses to PL to expand the PL community throughout Austin.

Edson is a first year Economics major, planning to minor in Finance. He was born and raised in Luanda, Angola. He moved to the United States at the age of 13, to live in a boarding school in Florida. He is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish. Soccer is his favorite sport. He loves to meet new people and is looking forward to enlarging the membership in Planet Longhorn, diversifying its current dynamic to welcome our students while directing the community affairs of our organization.

Kiswa was born and raised in Karachi, Pakistan. She moved to Austin in August for college and is a freshman majoring in Economics. Kiswa loves working out and has an interest in nutrition and wants to open her own gym one day. She loves meeting new people and connecting with people from different backgrounds, and that's what she hopes to help Planet Longhorn members do.

Aiya Ammar was born in California and moved to Texas in middle school. She's a Palestinian American and loves connecting with people all over the world! Today, she studies Biochemistry and hopes to become a dermatologist. She is very excited for the new members of PL and hopes they are too!

Amaris is a first-year biomedical engineering major. She was born and largely raised outside the suburbs of Dallas, Texas. Her mother is from The Bahamas and her father is from Nigeria. She is passionate about language learning and interacting with diverse cultures. As the historian, Amaris hopes to create lifelong memories and friendships from around the world for members of Planet Longhorn and beyond.

Fall 2018 Officers

Chasen Mauldin
Alex Sirgo
Julien Pourchet

Spring 2018 Officers

Arjun Sangwan
Chasen Mauldin
Caleb Seegers
Ana Castro

Fall 2017 Officers

Aman Mahar
Ciara Seeger
Chasen Mauldin
Eduardo Zueck
Evan Williams
Lorena Subieta

Spring 2017 Officers

Eduardo Zueck
Annette Ellis
Maria Nieto
Avanti Vyza

Fall 2016 Officers

Connor Leech
Ciara Seeger
Tessa Rappa

Spring 2016 Officers

Avanti Vyza

Fall 2015 Officers

Ilshat Ahatov
Arlet Betancourt
Avanti Vyza

Spring 2015 Officers

Ilshat Ahatov
Arlet Betancourt
Allen Martinez
Anusha Hasan
Ashley Lotesto
Katarina Casas

Fall 2014 Officers

Arlet Betancourt
Anusha Hasan
Allen Martinez
Ashley Lotesto

Spring 2014 Officers

Katarina Casas
Chris Quintero
Allen Martinez
Claire Burditt

Fall 2013 Officers

Cassia Petridis
Jorge Velasquez
Katarina Casas
Chris Quintero
Arlet Betancourt
Courtney Furlong