Xavier Tejeda is the national director of professional development for Gamma Zeta Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He has been with the organization for nearly two years, and he crossed at the Nu Chapter located at the University of California, San Diego. During his undergraduate career, he served as chapter treasurer and chapter director of professional development. Xavier has nearly one year of experience in the software engineering industry. He is a software engineer at Intel Corporation, conducting and participating in multidisciplinary research, collaborating with design, layout and/or hardware engineers in the design, development, and utilization of software. Prior to his current role, he held a variety of internship positions at Intel Corporation, Qualcomm Institute (Calit2), and Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems. He holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of California, San Diego. Xavier is currently living in Portland, Oregon.