TUVAC is a University Sponsored Organization dedicated to helping Trinity students connect to community partners and community service programs through volunteer work. We aim to enhance Trinity students' social responsibility by promoting values of equity, diversity, and inclusion through community service. One of our main goals is to bridge the gap between the Trinity community and the greater San Antonio community so that Trinity students can become better informed citizens of their surrounding community and the world.
How can you get involved with TUVAC? Visit the group’s GivePulse page to find out more information.
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TUVAC is comprised of 6 student leaders and 2 staff advisers who are dedicated to organizing weekly volunteer events for the Trinity community. They create and connect Trinity students to volunteer opportunities in the San Antonio community.
TUVAC provides free transportation for all students who sign up for a TUVAC-sponsored volunteer event.
Meet the Team
Brynne Stevens '22
My name is Brynne Stevens and I am from Denver, Colorado. I am a senior neuroscience major planning to attend graduate school for audiology next fall. Outside of TUVAC, I also serve as Vice President of Trinity Women in Science and Technology and research for a hearing, acoustics and perception lab. I love all things related to music, spending time outdoors, and being with friends and family. After serving as the Volunteer Coordinator for Youth and Education for three years, I am excited to transition to the Executive Coordinator!
Tim Mose '23
Hey, my name is Tim Mose and I’m a business major on the pre-med track. I’m originally from Germany but moved to Texas 12 years ago. I joined TUVAC because I want to help make the community that accepted me a better place. For fun, I like to spend time with friends, work out, and play games.
Tara Kyaw '22
Marketing and Recruitment Coordinator
My name is Tara Kyaw and I am from Austin, TX. I am majoring in psychology and minoring in education and Spanish with a plan to attend graduate school in the fall of 2022. In addition to TUVAC, I am conducting research in Dr. Carolyn Becker’s lab and peer tutoring the Principles to Psychology course. During my free time, I love to bake and spend time with friends and family.
Mia Kholy '24
Youth and Education Volunteer Coordinator
Hi, I’m Mia Kholy, the Youth and Education Volunteer Coordinator for TUVAC! I’m from Plano, TX and am planning to major in Biology. Other than TUVAC, I’m involved in TDC, MSA, and TWIST on campus. I love fashion, crafting, Bob’s Burgers, and art museums, and a fun fact about me is that I’m fluent in Arabic. I’m super pumped to volunteer with y’all!
Tyler Marcheli ’23
Health and Wellness Volunteer Coordinator
My name is Tyler Marcheli and I am from Houston, Texas and majoring in Business Analytics and Technology. In addition to TUVAC, I’m also involved in my business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi, the RCIA program at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, and a server at Ida Claire. During my free time, I love to go exploring with my dog Koda, go hiking, trying new foods, and traveling. I love being able to give back to the San Antonio community and giving hope to others who need it the most.
Aaron Elfezouaty ’23
Environmental Volunteer Coordinator
My name is Aaron Elfezouaty, I am from Houston, TX, and am majoring in Biology and minoring in Business. In addition to TUVAC, I am also involved in racquetball, peer tutoring, and Special Olympics. During my free time, I love to explore new places, play with my dog, and spend time with friends and family. Currently, I am the Volunteer Coordinator for the Environment for TUVAC and I aid in communicating volunteer opportunities and planning events related to the environment.
Everyone is welcome to join TUVAC and participate in our volunteer opportunities! Just sign up for available volunteer events on our GivePulse page. You can also subscribe to our weekly newsletter that informs our subscribers about available volunteer events and other community volunteer opportunities. If you would like to apply for a specific leadership position within TUVAC, there are applications that will be available when applicable.
Applications for Site Leaders will be based on the organization's needs. These will usually be made available at the beginning of each semester. An interview will be conducted for Site Leader applicants by the Executive Team.
Applications for a position on the Executive Team will also be based on the organization’s needs. These will be made available at the beginning of the spring semester if applicable. An interview process will also occur in mid-spring after applications are collected and reviewed by the Executive Team. The new hires will begin working in the upcoming semester.
Center for Experiential Learning & Career Success (2nd floor of Student Involvement Center located across from Coates Student Center).
Don't forget to check out our upcoming events section and social media for more information on how you can give back to your community! Events Schedule