Student ambassadors have completed the first-year core curriculum and summer internships. Ask our Evans Student Ambassadors questions about their first-year experiences, life in Seattle, transitioning to graduate school and more!

Elizabeth Shi

Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Focus: Environmental Policy and Management; Nonprofit Management

Lizzy Barker

Hometown: Portsmouth, NH

Focus: Social Policy; Metropolitan and Urban Policy

Molly Brewer

Hometown: Bellingham, WA

Focus: Public Finance and Budgeting; Public Policy and Analysis

David Rosen

Hometown: Scotts Valley, California

Focus: Public Finance and Budgeting; Metropolitan and Urban Policy

Alex Kossik

Hometown: Mill Creek, WA

Focus: International Development; Environmental Policy and Budgeting

Jeremy Brecher-Haimson

Hometown: Highland Park, NJ

Focus: Public Policy Analysis and International Development

Luiza Montesanti

Hometown: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Focus: Public Policy and Analysis; Social Policy

Christine Nguyen

Hometown: Bay Area, California

Focus: Public Policy and Analysis; Social Policy

Quinn Cordo

Hometown: Wayzata, Minnesota

Focus: Social Policy; Public Policy and Analysis

Angela Parsons Yanes

Hometown: Miami Beach, FL & Cuba

Focus: Public Leadership; Public Finance & Budgeting

Puja Kumar

Hometown: Boston, MA

Focus: Public Policy and Analysis; International Development

Sarrynna Sou

Hometown: Chelmsford, MA

Focus: Environmental Policy and Management; Public Finance and Budgeting

Chloe Kinsey

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Focus: Public policy and Analysis; Public Finance and Budgeting.

Emily Ho

Hometown: Bellevue, WA

Focus: Public Policy and Analysis; Social Policy

Laura Fay

Hometown: Eugene, OR

Focus: Social Policy and Metropolitan and Urban Policy

Huan Xu

Hometown: Wuzhou, Guangxi province, China

Focus: International Development; Social Policy

Viola Tian

Hometown: Shenyang, Liaoning, China/ Seoul, South Korea

Focus: International Development, Social Policy, Non-Profit Management

Mitchell Brown

Hometown: Bremerton, WA

Focus: Metropolitan and Urban Policy; Public Leadership

Leslie Michaud

Hometown: Dover, New Hampshire

Focus: Nonprofit Management; Social Policy

Julie Tran

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Focus: Public Finance and Budgeting and Non-Profit Management

Anu Sidhu

Hometown: Everett, WA

Focus: Public Policy and Analysis, Public Leadership; Public Finance and Budgeting

Ziqi Wang

Hometown: Yangquan, Shanxi, China

Focus: Environmental Policy and Management; Nonprofit Management

Katsi Pena

Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico

Focus: Environmental Policy and Management; Public Finance and Budgeting

Kevin Cernansky

Hometown: California

Focus: Social Policy, LGBTQ Policy

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Kenneth Rice

Hometown: Portland, OR

Jenny Six

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Focus: Public Leadership, Public Finance and Budgeting; Social Policy