Los Angeles/Orange County, CA

The Los Angeles Chapter has a simple mission: grow the Zag spirit and community in L.A. through leadership, faith, and service. We are passionate about Gonzaga and the community it represents and we hope to make that community a part of all of the events the chapter puts on. 

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Chapter Leadership

Danielle Cendejas '04

Danielle Cendejas graduated from Gonzaga University in 2004. She is the Senior Vice President of The Strategy Group, a political campaign consulting firm specializing in direct mail advertising. In addition to her role as President of Gonzaga's LA Chapter, she is a member of the Ramona Convent Secondary School Alumni Board and a board member of Latinas Lead California.

Board Roster


Zags in Central & Southern California

7,096 community members reside in Central and Southern California
  • 2,489 Alumni*
  • 889 Current Parents
  • 2,188 Former Parents
  • 1,530 Friends

*Some alumni are also Current or Former Parents

Top Employers

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Boeing
  • Poway Unified School District
  • Northrop Grumman
  • University of San Diego
  • Los Angeles Unified School District
  • City of San Diego
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • Sempra Energy

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Region Career Mentors


Scholarship Commitments (2018)


Current Undergraduate Students from Central/Southern CA


Community Members Reside in Central/Southern CA