Nataly Pugh is a first-year doctor of audiology student at California State University, Los Angeles, and she’s proud to be the representative for the Golden State. This is her first year serving as the state ambassador; for her last two years of her undergraduate degree, she served as California State University, Fullerton’s SAA Chapter President and Vice-President. She hopes to build community and get to understand the wants and needs of her peers and she’s very excited to network with other future audiologists across the country.