The Bay Area Chapter Board of Directors




Haeley Girlich – Class of 2012

A Bay Area native, Haeley has worked as a recruiting specialist since earning her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Business in 2012. After graduating, Haeley started as a volunteer with the Bay Area Alumni Association, eventually becoming a board member and then President as of January of 2017. Haeley lives in San Francisco with her husband and on weekends you’ll likely find her wine tasting in Sonoma County.



Vice President

Scott McCoy – Class of 2008

Originally from Sacramento, Scott graduated from Gonzaga in 2008 with a Bachelors of Business Administration. Scott currently works in Brand Marketing for a leading Skincare company in downtown San Francisco.  In his free time he enjoys running, biking, and swimming to support his love for food and micro-brews. He lives in Danville, CA with his Wife, daughter and Son.


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Marketing Chair

Sean Brennan- Class of 2015

 Sean Brennan made his way down to the Bay Area right after he graduated from Gonzaga in the summer of 2015. While he is not working in marketing, he is hitting the links and enjoying the finest brews the Bay Area has to offer.


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Events Chair

Andrew Smith Garzon – Class of 2007

Andrew is a lifetime Zag and was inspired to attend Gonzaga because his older sister (and role-model) went to GU as well. He’s passionate about community, bringing people together, and why he’s so excited to be the Events Chair! When he’s not planning local events, you can usually find Andrew at a music show or Golden Gate Park with his dog Gatsby.


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Operations Chair

Stephen Girlich – Class of 2012

Not unlike most Gonzaga students, Stephen met his future wife Haeley during his freshman year. After several years in the political world, Stephen is now a key individual in the collector car world as an insurance broker and events manager and brings his operations talent to the board. In his limited free time, Stephen is an avid cyclist and wine connoisseur.

South Bay Chair

Connor O’Flaherty – Class of 2012

A native of San Jose, Connor is currently completing a JD at Santa Clara Law School. Connor graduated in 2016 with a major in political science and minor in business. Connor lives in Saratoga and spends his free time playing and coaching rugby.