'93 Ambassadors

[Group Picture of '93 Scholars]

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT as Scholars in 1993. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger DO-IT Scholars and Ambassadors.

Rachel | Shane | Mark | Katie | Nhi | Ryan | Lloyd | Randy | Nadira | Rodney | Eric | Anna | Hollis | Matt | Mitch

Rachel A., '93 Scholar
Stroke, partial paralysis
Completed a Bachelor's degree in social work and minor in applied psychology at Eastern Washington University. Works for ShelterCare with mentally ill homeless adults and at the Child Center with mentally ill and emotionally disturbed children.

Shane B., '93 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Attended Montana State University.

Mark B, '93 Scholar
Muscular Dystrophy
Attended Big Bend Community College and Eastern Washington University. Was developing plans for an Internet-based business when he passed away peacefully in his sleep in 2001.

Katie B., '93 Scholar
Hearing impairment
Completed Bachelor's degree in biology from Washington State University and Master's degree in physical therapy from Eastern Washington University. Works as a physical therapist at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, OR.

Nhi D., '93 Scholar
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Earned an Associate's degree in business from Highline Community College.

Ryan F., '93 Scholar
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, learning disability
Completed a Bachelor's degree in marketing at Seattle University.

Lloyd G., '93 Scholar
Hearing impairment
Earned an Associate's degree in electronics technology from the Electronics Institute in Kansas City, MO. Currently working as a para-professional technician.

Randy H., '93 Scholar
Earned Bachelor's degree, The Evergreen State College. Works as an Engineer III, User Support Lead at Verisign, Inc.

Nadira K., '93 Scholar
Health and mobility impairment
Graduated with Computer Information Technology degree.

Rodney L., '93 Scholar
Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
Pursuing an Associate's degree at Seattle Central Community College and working as sole proprietor of a fleet of websites.

Eric P., '93 Scholar
Visual impairment
Attending Portland State University, with a major in business administration/information systems and a goal to graduate in 2007.

Anna S., '93 Scholar
Earned a Bachelor's degree in cell and molecular biology at the University of Washington. Artist, AmeriCorps employee, consultant for Mary Kay Cosmetics, black belt in aikido. Passed away from cancer in June 2004.

Hollis S., '93 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Developing a cooperative group home.

Matt V., '93 Scholar
Working as a software developer. Currently earning a 2nd degree in international political economy. Plans to use IPE and computer science degrees to work on reducing global poverty. Married in 2003 and currently lives in Tacoma.

Mitch W., '93 Scholar
Spina Bifida, Homer's Syndrome, Thalamic Pain Syndrome
Earned an Associate's degree from Wenatchee Valley College and has worked as a professional recording artist.