'98 Ambassadors


[Group Picture of '98 WA Scholars]

Washington Ambassadors

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT as Scholars in 1998. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger DO-IT Scholars and Ambassadors.

Katrina | Eddie | Shavonne | Matt | Chris | Chanon | Marissa | Crystal | Reginald | Khrystal | Michael | Silas | Jessie | Todd | Arnell | Nichole | Corey | Abe

Katrina C., '98 Scholar
Traumatic Brain Injury
Completed an Associate's degree in integrated studies at Cascadia Community College in Bothell, WA. Currently attending the University of Washington, pursuing a major in anthropology with a minor in disability studies.

Eddie C., '98 Scholar
Graduated from Spokane Falls Community College in mechanical engineering.

Shavonne D., '98 Scholar
Glaucoma
Attended the University of New Orleans to pursue a degree in psychology.

Matt E., '98 Scholar
Mobility impairment
Plans to either attend an institute of higher learning or seek gainful employment.

Chris F., '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Dyslexia, and Dysgraphia
Attended Muskingum College in Ohio.

Chanon G., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Lives in Neenah, WI.

Marissa G, '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated with double Associate's degrees and works full-time at the Federal Aviation Administration as an office administrator.

Crystal T., '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Interested in a community college in the Portland area.

Reginald M., '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attended Fort Valley State University majoring in biology.

Khrystal M., '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Full-time mother and wife whose husband is in the military.

Michael S., '98 Scholar
Learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Completed Bachelor's degree at the University of Alberta with majors in physics and mathematical sciences. Currently pursuing another Bachelor's degree in economics and Christian theology, while working at the University of Alberta as Associate Vice President of Student Life. Attended World Youth Day in Cologne, Germany.

Silas S., '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Graduated from LaConnor High School in WA. Would like to program or design video games.

Jessie S., '98 Scholar
Dyslexia and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attending the University of Washington, pursuing a degree in informatics. May join the Peace Corps before attending graduate school.

Todd S., '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Attends Edmonds Community College studying music.

Arnell T., '98 Scholar
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), communication disorder
Plans to attend Olympic College to study integrated multimedia.

Nichole T., '98 Scholar
Scoliosis and Kyphosis with Metatrophic dwarfism, Dysplasia, and Condrodystrophy
Graduated from The Evergreen State College with a Bachelor's degree in theater and English literature. Seeking a teaching position in Milano, Italy.

Corey T., '98 Scholar
Tourette Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), and Panic Disorder.
Majoring in mechanical engineering at Seattle University. I was an intern at Summer Study 2004.

Abe W, '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Plans to pursue a career in music.


[Group Picture of '98 National Scholars]

National Ambassadors

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT as Scholars in 1998. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger DO-IT Scholars and Ambassadors.

Blair | Emily | Kimberlee | Justin | Amy | Maggie | Brian | Landon | Jessica | Nick | David | Jeffrey | Buddy | Wesley | John Paul | Jessie | Ivan | Ronald "Hank" | Dustin | Isaiah

Blair C., '98 Scholar
Brain injury
After a two-year mission for his church, plans on attending the University of Idaho for a degree in physics.

Emily C., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Attends Valencia Community College.

Kimberlee C., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Taking classes at Mesa Community College. Interested in exercise and dance.

Justin D., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated with an Associate's degree in wilderness recreation leadership at North Country Community College in Saranac Lake, NY.

Amy F., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated from secretarial school. Taking college business classes at Anoka Technical College. Manages her own business.

Maggie G., '98 Scholar
Learning disability
Graduated with a Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering. Currently teaching high school math.

Brian G., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor's degree in mathematics. Currently working towards a Master's in sports management at the University of San Francisco.

Landon H., '98 Scholar
Mobility impairment
Attended South Puget Sound Community College majoring in accounting.

Jessica H., '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Attended Santa Fe Community College.

Nick I., '98 Scholar
Visual impairment
Attended the Indiana School for the Blind and the University of Notre Dame with majors in economics and computer applications.

David J., '98 Scholar
Congenital stationary night blindness and some motor deficiencies
Graduated from Grinnell College with a Bachelor's degree in political science. Attending Portland State University's Public Administration and Policy Ph.D. program this fall.

Jeffrey K., '98 Scholar
Ataxia Telangiectasia
Graduated from Middlesex Community College and from Northeastern University with a Bachelor's degree in biology and geology. Passed away on April 25, 2006.

Buddy K., '98 Scholar
Quadriplegia
Attended the University of Alaska with strong interests in computers and science.

Wesley M., '98 Scholar
Blind
Earned a Bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, with an emphasis on management information systems and a minor in computer science. Currently works as an IT Applications Developer and Software Accessibility Consultant for the State of Nebraska.

John Paul R., '98 Scholar
Deaf
Attended the University of Montana majoring in psychology. Would like to be a neuropsychologist.

Jessie S., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy
Studied abroad in Dublin and Paris; graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor's degree in political science (Magna Cum Laude). Now in third year of Law School at the University of San Francisco and working at the San Francisco City Attorney's Office.

Ivan S., '98 Scholar
Cerebral Palsy, learning disability
Graduated with a Bachelor's degree from St. Mary's College of Maryland (Magna Cum Laude). Currently a 3rd year student at University of Maryland School of Law.

Ronald "Hank" S., '98 Scholar
Blindness
Hopes to attend computer or radio broadcasting college.

Dustin V., '98 Scholar
Dyslexia
Graduated from Ball State University with a degree in physical education. Married and working as a high school physical education teacher and head volleyball coach; also head coach of the Minnesota One Junior Olympic Volleyball Team.

Isaiah Z., '98 Scholar
Spinocerebellar Degeneration
Attended Pacific University to pursue a degree in education.