Meet the Team

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Rajaa Shindi

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Dr. Rajaa Shindi is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Accounting and Information System at NMSU. She is currently teaching Information Systems in the College of Business. She is also a faculty advisor for the Association of Information Technology. She is an expert in SharePoint migration, PowerBI and collaboration applications and management technologies. She holds a PhD in Human-Computer Interaction from NMSU where she worked on research and development of a novel system for enhancing attention among children with Attention Disorder. Rajaa is a strong supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and has led several STEM initiatives to encourage high school students to “think computationally” across disciplines and to empower students’ capabilities and encourage them to earn a college degree. She obtained her Master’s and PhD at NMSU and proud to be an Aggie!


AIS President

Diana Enriquez

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Diana is a student at New Mexico State University, currently in her Junior year and working towards duo Bachelor’s in Information Systems and Computer Science. She likes to play video games and make memes. She likes to bring inspiring ideas to our AIS group.

AIS Vice President

Deema Alyones

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Deema Alyones was born and raised in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She is currently studying Chemical Engineering at New Mexico State University. She works as an Undergraduate Research Assistant at the Department of Electrical Engineering. On her free time, she likes to paint, draw, and play the violin.

Director of Finance

Shad Abubaker

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Shad is a junior in chemical engineering, and on track to graduate for the spring of 2024. Shad’s hobbies include reading and drawing/painting.


Manuel Holguin

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Manuel is a senior majoring in Computer Science with a concentration in Cybersecurity and Software Development, he has been a member of AIS since Fall 2020 with an expected graduation in Spring 2023.


Fidel Gutierrez

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Fidel is a graduate student majoring in Data Analytics. He is a member of AIS and has been helping as Secretary.  He enjoys long walks at the beach and contemplating the structural analysis of data. (We call him the grad nerd.)


Abd Alrahman Elaksher

Amir Parsheh

Ammar ElWazir

Andrea Santana

Anna Bishop

Armando Munoz

Asma Alashabi

Brandon Arroyo

Chantelle John

Claudia Medrano Padilla

Diana Enriquez

Erick Molina

Fidel Gutierrez

Gavin Peeler

Greg Hernandez

Gustavo Chavez

Hiba Muhyi

Hunter Pirkle

Jeannina Pratt

Jesus Barba

Jovy Ramirez

Jesus Reyes

Karina Gomez

Kartick Kolachala

Le Tran

Manuel Holguin

Maryam Sharifi

Megan Steeves

Micaelah Cabazal

Michelle Orta

Nhan Le

Shahad Abubaker

Shravya Dharba

Thinh Le

Thuy Pham

Wesley Proctor

Yanin Sanchez

Zoey Le