UW Dream Project

High School Leads (2016-2017)

Description: Each of Dream Project’s partner schools has at least two and up to three High School Leads to coordinate mentors with their high school students and faculty of the school.

Responsibilities: Plan and facilitate a weekly breakout meeting with their school’s mentors that prepares mentors to go in to the high school and support students, coordinate transportation to the high school for all mentors in their group, innovate ways to assist mentors in their school visits, and pass along important information to all members of the Dream Project from the planning and steering committees.

Contact Info and Office Hours:



Chief Sealth


Federal Way


Global Connections

Ida B. Wells


  • Alexis Garcia, lexidg@uw.edu Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. in MGH 274
  • Ariel Vargas, amv14@uw.edu Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. — 4:30 p.m. in MGH 274


Rainier Beach

  • Gina Ohms, ohmsg@uw.edu Wednesdays 12:30 p.m. — 2:30 p.m. in MGH 274
  • Nicole Davis, nmused14@uw.edu Wednesdays 12:30 p.m. — 2:30 p.m. in MGH 274
  • Shree Mehta, mshree@uw.edu Wednesdays 12:30 p.m. — 2:00 p.m. in MGH 274