'00 Ambassadors


[Group photo of '00 Scholars]

The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT as Scholars in 2001. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger DO-IT Scholars and Ambassadors.

Ryan | Nora | Israel | Brian | Ben | Corinna | Kasey | Susanna | Deke | Stephanie | Nick | Nathan | Nohemi | Crystal

Ryan, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Washington. Completed three internships at the Department of Defense.

Nora, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Attends Eastern Oregon University, majoring in education.

Israel, '00 Scholar
Blind
Earned an associate's degree from Wenatchee Valley College. Attends Central Washington University, majoring in public relations.

Brian, '00 Scholar
Mild static encephalopathy and patella femoral syndrome
Graduated with a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Washington.

Benjamin, '00 Scholar
Learning disability
Graduated with honors with a bachelor's degree in political science from University of Oklahoma. Currently is a partner at a hedge fund in New York.

Andrea, '00 Scholar
Earned a bachelor's degree in architectural studies. Currently works as CAD drafter and architectural assistant at Corke Amento.

Corinna, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Works as a self-advocacy presenter through People First at Arc.

Kasey, '00 Scholar
Learning disability
Graduated from Washington State University with a bachelor's degree in political science.

Susanna, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Attended Gonzaga University for a master's degree. Married with a little girl, Lily, who is almost three.

Deke, '00 Scholar
Aphasia
Earned bachelor's degree from Central Washington University in information technology and administrative management. Works at Nordstrom as the help desk knowledge manager and training coordinator.

Stephanie, '00 Scholar
Visual impairment
Earned a bachelor's degree in social work from Eastern Washington University. Works at Guide Dogs for the Blind in San Fransisco.

Nick, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Earned a certificate in culinary arts from North Seattle Community College.

Nathan, '00 Scholar
Dyslexia and other learning differences
Attends Shoreline Community College. Pursuing photography professionally. Lifeguard at Dale Turner Family YMCA.

Nohemi, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Attends Yakima Valley Community College studying computer engineering and website design.

Crystal, '00 Scholar
Hearing impairment
Earned bachelor's degree in social work from Eastern Washington University. Has a son.