Board of Trustees

Will Abbott
Will Abbott
Will Abbott is an alum from Arizona State University and received his bachelor’s degree in business management with a concentration in sustainability. He crossed at the Kappa Alpha chapter at the University of Arizona. Will currently is a District Executive with the Orange County Council of the Boy Scouts of America. He also serves on the board of directors of his local Rotary Club in Fullerton California as well as a Trustee of the Educational Foundation of Sigma Lambda Beta.

Will is responsible for helping with the foundation’s fundraising initiatives.

Sam Centellas
Sam Centellas
Sam Centellas is an alum from the Epsilon Chapter at Western Michigan University. He holds a master’s degree in Education from Grand Valley State University and a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Western Michigan. He is currently the Executive Director at La Casa De Amistad in South Bend, Indiana.

Sam has held various fraternal leadership positions and is a former President of Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc. He serves as a general member on the Board of Trustees focusing primarily on fundraising activities.

James L. Hayes
James L. Hayes
James Hayes is an alum from the Gamma Chapter at Illinois State University. He holds a master’s degree in educational leadership and a bachelor’s degree in secondary education. He is pursuing his Ed.D in educational leadership from the University of Illinois. He is currently employed by the Springfield Public School System.

James is one of the original trustees of the Sigma Lambda Beta Education Foundation. He is responsible for the Foundation’s programming.

Roy Salcedo
Roy Salcedo
Roy Salcedo is an alumnus and founding member of the Omicron Chapter at Iowa State University of Science and Technology. He holds a Bachelor of Liberal Studies in Sciences, Humanities, and Foreign Languages, and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish (Literature and Culture). He currently works at The University of Iowa Center for Student Involvement & Leadership.

Roy has served in several fraternal leadership positions including Vice President of Academics from 2002 to 2006, and he is currently responsible for scholarships.
Ricardo Zamudio
Ricardo Zamudio
Ricardo Zamudio is an alum from Alpha Chapter at the University of Iowa and is one of the original founders of Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and a minor in Computer Science. He currently works for State Farm Insurance.

Ric has held various fraternal positions including President, Vice President of Programming and Finance. He was instrumental in establishing the Sigma Lambda Beta’s Education Foundation in 2002 and served as the Chair until 2009. He served as a general member on the Board of Trustees from 2010 to 2015, and once again took on the chair position in 2016.