UC San Diego UK Club

UCSD Gala 2019



Ambassador: Francesca Lazzaro, Class of 2016

Francesca graduated from UC San Diego in 2016 with a degree in Human Biology and also participated in UCEAP at the University of Sydney in Australia. After graduating, Francesca worked on clinical trials at UCSD's Moores Cancer Center before pursuing a career in biotech.

Francesca moved to London in 2021 to complete her Masters in Clinical Drug Development at the University College of London and now works for Janssen Pharmaceuticals. She lives in West London with her fiance and their cat, Lane. In her free time, Francesca enjoys trying new restaurants, and watching plays in London's West End. 


Presidents Emeriti

  • Caryn Urbanczyk, Class of 2009
  • Jessica Bochenek, Class of 2010
  • Catherine Townson, Class of 2010
  • Trisha Rassatt, Class of 2009
  • Delphine Parmenter, Class of 1983
  • Mazair P. Nezhad, Class of 2007