'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, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Washington. Works for the Centers for Disease Control as the lead at the Section 508 Help Desk in North Carolina.

Nora, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Completed a master's degree 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. Working towards a funeral director certificate at Lake Washington Technical College.

Benjamin, '00 Scholar
Dyslexic dysgraphic
Graduated with honors with a bachelor's degree in political science from University of Oklahoma (OU). Partner and managing director at Kellner Capital and Arsenal Advisors. Splits time between New York and Phoenix. Avid golfer, Oklahoma University Sooner fan, and foodie.

Andrea, '00 Scholar
Earned a bachelor's degree in architectural studies. Worked in Seattle as a computer-aided design (CAD) drafter and architectural assistant at Corke Amento for three years. Currently an architectural assistant at Studio Pacifica.

Corinna, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Works as a self-advocacy presenter at the ARC of Snohomish County. Lead trainer for the Transition Club at Lake Stevens, Marysville, Arlington, and Monroe.

Kasey, '00 Scholar
Learning disability
Graduated from Washington State University with a bachelor's degree in political science and is currently attending Tulane University studying architecture and sustainable real estate.

Susanna, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Attended Gonzaga University for a master's degree. Married with a daughter.

Deke, '00 Scholar
Aphasia
Earned a bachelor's degree from Central Washington University in information technology and administrative management. Works at Nordstrom.

Stephanie, '00 Scholar
Visual impairment
Earned a bachelor's degree in social work from Eastern Washington University. Lives in Edmonds where she is working with her fourth guide dog, Darli.

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

Nathan, '00 Scholar
Dyslexia and other learning differences
Volunteer at Google as a Google Map Maker Advocate to support Google Map Maker, Google Places, and Google Maps. Currently looking for work that excites his mind and will challenge him on a weekly basis.

Nohemi, '00 Scholar
Cerebral palsy
Attends Yakima Valley Community College and is pursuing an associate's degree in art and science. Plans to transfer to Washington State University for a bachelor's degree in computer engineering.

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