The following Ambassadors began participating in DO-IT as Scholars in 2007. They continue to pursue college and career goals and encourage younger DO-IT Scholars and Ambassadors.
Graduated with a degree in business from the University of Portland.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Earned an associate of science degree in networking from Walla Walla Community College. Pursuing jobs in computer repair and troubleshooting.
Cerebral palsy (essential tremor)
Attends community college majoring in sociology.
Pursuing an urban studies degree at the University of Washington (UW) Tacoma. Also attended St. Martin’s University. Applied for a Summer 2014 transportation internship in Washington, DC.
Earned an associate of arts and science degree from Whatcom Community College. Currently studying biological anthropology at Western Washington University.
Severe high frequency hearing loss
Graduated from Chapman University and is a certified athletic trainer.
Pursuing a degree in library science at Spokane Falls Community College. Working as a para-educator in the Sprague School District.
Autism, Gorlin syndrome, obsessive compulsive disorder
Earned an associate of arts degree from Grays Harbor College. Works at health department in South Bend, WA.
Attends The Evergreen State College studying psychotherapy. Volunteers at Thurston County Crisis Clinic.
Cerebral palsy, learning disability (reading)
Attends Central Washington University majoring in broadcast journalism.
Graduated from The Evergreen State College. Taught English in Shijazhuang, China.
Working towards a bachelor’s degree in English and language arts teaching from Central Washington University. Worked as a teaching assistant at the UW’s Robinson Center summer school program and has studied abroad at the University of Dundee in Scotland.
Earned a certificate in park aid from Skagit Valley College. Currently working towards an associate’s degree for first aid. Works during the summer at Bayview State Park. Wants to become a park ranger.
Attends Western Washington University majoring in environmental studies and finishing up prerequisites to apply for Huxley School of the Environment. Hopes everyone reading this enjoys, utilizes, and appreciates DO-IT and the skills learned to become successful in school and life.
Traumatic brain injury
Attends Yakima Valley Community College.
Attention deficit disorder
Transferred from Tacoma Community College to the UW to study biology.
Visual impairment, legally blind
Earned a degree in psychology and economics from The Evergreen State College. Interested in pursuing a master of social work degree. Involved in an occupational therapy program with Services for the Blind in Seattle from September to April.
Asperger syndrome, nonverbal learning disability, attention deficit disorder
Graduated with a degree in library science from the UW Bothell. Administers the Autistic Self Advocacy Network.