College attended: Oregon State University – Cascades
Major: Business Administration
What drew you to College Possible and why did you apply?
I wanted to serve through AmeriCorps and when I searched positions available in Portland, I stumbled upon College Possible. Our mission drew me to apply and the service we provide was something I knew I would enjoy.
What’s your favorite thing about serving with College Possible?
Our organizational culture! Serving with other idealistic people makes what we do even more amazing.
What has been a favorite memory from your service with College Possible?
I have tons of memories! One of my favorite memories was during student recruitment. I had the opportunity to interview students and that was very fun! I got to meet wonderful students and hear their stories.
What would you say to someone considering serving with College Possible?
I’d have to tell them that they have to just take a leap of faith and do it! There aren’t many opportunities to serve with such an idealistic organization. The connections they will make will last a lifetime.
Do you have anything else to say about serving with College Possible?
Serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA right after graduating college has taught me so much. I’m gaining the experience I want and all through a great organization that’s providing the tools and training I need.