DO-IT Ambassadors are pursuing postsecondary studies and careers. They share their experiences with DO-IT Scholars and Pals, encouraging them to pursue their goals in college and employment.
Learning disability and attention deficit disorder
Works as a dental assistant.
Osteogenesis imperfecta and syringomyelia
Attended Big Bend Community College with a major in business accounting. Passed away January 2011.
Works at a nursing home as a nurse's aid.
Graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in applied and computational mathematical sciences. Interested in software engineering, website construction, or other computer-related occupation.
Attended Bellevue College. Would like to pursue a career as a social worker.
Pursuing an associate's degree in business administration at Clark College, WA.
Earned bachelor's degrees in political economics and history and a master's degree in policy studies from the University of Washington. Worked at the Defense Contract Management Agency and at the University of Washington's Access Technology Center.
Earned a master's degree in library and information science from the University of Washington. Volunteers at a variety of organizations including the Seattle Public Library and the King County Library System.
Earned a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University of Washington. Works in the Shendure Lab in the department of Genome Science at the University of Washington. Married in October 2011.
Earned a political science degree from the Evergreen State College.
Graduated from Columbia Basin College with an associate's degree in liberal arts.
Studies design at Cornish College of the Arts. Works in abstract painting.
Graduated from the University of Washington with degrees in political science and communications. Completed internships at NOAA and the American Civil Liberties Union.
Earned a computer science degree from the University of Washington. Currently works as a full-time software development engineer. Enjoys sailing an accessible boat with Footloose Sailing Association.
Graduated from the University of Washington. Lives in Washington, DC and works in new media, analyzing user behavior for a news magazine's website.
Graduated from Gonzaga University with a juris doctor in May 2011.
Graduated with a degree in environmental sciences and technology from the University of Washington, Bothell.
Attends Edmonds Community College and studies psychology to become a social worker or counselor for teenagers.