The 2017 – 2018 Alpha Delta Phi Composite Photo
Matthew Pateiro, President
Matthew is a junior Management & Engineering for Manufacturing (MEM) major from East Hanover, NJ. Matt rushed as a freshman in the Spring of 2017. Prior to President, Matt served in a number of different positions including Academic Chair, Philanthropy Chair, and most recently, Social Chair. Outside of the fraternity, Matt enjoys participating in HuskyTHON, and served as ADP’s Dancer Representative for the event last year. Matt is excited for the opportunity to lead the fraternity for the next year.
Brian Guzzi, Vice President
Brian is a junior Economics major from Medford, NJ. Brian rushed during the first semester of his sophomore year (Fall 2017) after transferring to UConn from the University of Rhode Island, where he spent his freshman year. Prior to Vice President, Brian excelled in the role of Risk Manager in
the Fall semester. Brian has emerged as a great leader in the fraternity and is looking forward to his new role as Vice President.
Emmanuel Chinyumba, Secretary
Manny is a junior Economics and Political Science double major from Fairfield, CT. Manny rushed during his first semester at UConn during the Fall of 2016. Prior to serving as the chapter’s Secretary, Manny served as the Expectations of Excellence Chair, as well as the chapter’s Homecoming Chair for Homecoming 2017. Outside of the fraternity, Manny was a Morale Captain for HuskyTHON 2018 & 2019, works as a UConn tour guide, and is the Director of Service on the UConn Greek Community Affairs Board (GCAB). Manny will also be an RA in Husky Village during the 2018-2019 academic year.
Matt is a junior Finance major from Newtown, CT. Matt rushed during the first semester of his freshman year in the Fall of 2016. Prior to serving as the chapter’s Treasurer, Matt was the chapter’s Academic Chair. Matt is excited to take the reins of Treasurer and the brothers are all confident that we can trust him with managing our finances.
Devon is a junior from nearby Tolland, CT studying Mechanical Engineering. Devon rushed during his sophomore year in the Fall of 2017. This is his first position as an Alpha Delt, but he is excited to take on the role and help the chapter continue to embrace our literary roots. Following graduation, Devon hopes to work in Boston in a job that combines both design and engineering.
Xavier Cole, Risk Manager
Xavier (“X”) is a sophomore Real Estate major from Salem, MA. X rushed during the first semester of his freshman year Fall 2017. Prior to serving as the chapter’s Risk Manager, X was the chapter’s Homecoming Chair and Husky Village House Manager. Outside of the fraternity, X is an RA for the Sig Ep & Pi Phi Houses in Husky Village, is a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, and will be interning at Young Entrepreneurs Across America as a branch manager of a start-up student painting business this summer. We look forward to all that X will accomplish as a member of our Executive Board.
Alex Pecoraro, Risk Manager
Alex is a sophomore Finance major from Canterbury, CT. Alex rushed in his second semester of freshman year in the Spring of 2018. Although Risk Manager is Alex’s first position as an Alpha Delt, he is a proven leader and is certainly ready to take on the role. Outside of the fraternity, Alex is an FYE mentor and is a member of the Business Connections Learning Community (BCLC). He also interned at Electric Boat in Groton, CT this past summer.
Daniel Hamula, Rush Chairman
Dan is a senior Economics and Communications major from Newtown, CT. After transferring to UConn as a sophomore from Loyola University in Maryland, Dan became very involved in the fraternity immediately after rushing in the Fall of 2016. Prior to being the chapter’s Rush Chairman, Dan served as both the chapter’s Social Chair and Ritual Chair. Outside of the fraternity, Dan served as the Vice President of Risk Management for the UConn Interfraternity Council and also works on campus for UConn Athletics.
Mark is a senior Finance major from Rocky Hill, CT. Mark rushed during the fall of his sophomore year in the Fall of 2016. Prior to serving as the chapter’s New Member Educator, Mark held the position of Treasurer, as well as Community Service Chair. Outside of the fraternity, Mark served on the USG Funding Board, and also is the Founder and President of the UConn Rotary Club. Mark is excited for the opportunity to prepare and mold the future brothers of our fraternity.
Steve Soerensen, Expectations of Excellence
Steve is a sophomore Allied Health major from Milford, CT. Steve rushed during his first semester at UConn during the Fall of 2017. Expectations of Excellence is Steve’s first position as a member of the fraternity, but he is ready to take on more responsibility within the fraternity. Steve enjoys living with his brothers in Husky Village and also working out. After college, Steve plans on attending physical therapy school, getting his doctorate, and pursuing PT as a career. We are excited to have Steve as a member of our Executive Board.
Brendan Churns, Sergeant At Arms
Brendan is a junior Accounting major from Cornwall, NY. Brendan rushed during his first semester at UConn in the Fall of 2016. Prior to serving as the chapter’s Sergeant At Arms, Brendan was the chapter’s Community Service Chair, where he excelled at increasing our chapter’s community service hours. Prior to Community Service Chair, Brendan also served as the chapter’s Greek Week Chairman and our Ritual Chairman. In his free time, Brendan likes to spend time with friends, cook, and watch football. Brendan hopes to one day become a business executive. Brendan is looking forward to strengthening our brotherhood even more over the course of the next year.