Meet Our Ambassadors
The Willamette Ambassadors lead campus tours and work in our office — you may meet some of them when you visit campus.
Art History and Politics; Watsonville, CA
Fun fact: I got to see my thesis topic in person while walking around Rome, Italy with my Art History advisor.
Politics and Philosophy; Florence, ORFun fact:
I've been to five states (WA, GA, MO, OH, and ND) for conferences through my Willamette leadership positions.
Biochemistry; Sacramento, CA
Fun fact: I lost my childhood pet turtle while taking it out for a walk.
Civic Communication and Media; Beaverton, OR
Fun fact: Over the summers I work at a camp, and all the kids call me "Teacher Bearcat"!
Politics; Davis, CA
Fun fact: I've only eaten meat twice in my life.
Economics; Seattle, WA
Fun fact: I am a certified Tulalip Tribes lay advocate.
Civic Communication & Media; Redmond, WA
How are you Willamette? Willamette, to me, means a community of individuals who seek to help each other learn and grow. As cheesy as it sounds, I try to embody that and engage in our little Bearcat community. Getting involved and meeting people is the largest part of me as “Willamette.”
Fun fact: It is very possible that I drink more Diet Coke than water. Oops!
Politics; Gardnerville, NV
Fun fact: I've met the Vice President of Liberia.
International Studies; Hanoi, Vietnam
Fun fact: I traveled to Malaysia this past summer and saw a bunch of palm trees!
Politics; Davis, CA
Fun Fact: I have only eaten meat twice in my life.
Art History; Royal Oaks, CA
Fun Fact: I have 24 metal screws in my jaw.
Studio Art; Incline Village, NV
Fun Fact: I am fluent in Australian Sign Language.
Economics; Portland, OR
Fun fact: I've never tried sushi.
Voice Performance; Camas, WA
How are you Willamette? I am inspired every day by the community of the professors, students and departments. This inspiration contributes to my multi-faceted involvement on campus.
Fun fact: I have sung in choir for more than 13 years.
Psychology; Caldwell, ID
Fun Fact: I climbed a glacier in Norway!
Politics, 3+2 BA/MBA; Sammamish, WA
How are you Willamette? I over-involve myself.
Biochemistry; Daly City, CA
How are you Willamette? By helping others become more involved in campus affairs.
Biology; Nyssa, OR
Politics; Sequim, WA
How are you Willamette? I have an incredible passion for community and Willamette embodies everything that is important to me.
Civic Communication and Media Studies; Danville, CA
How are you Willamette? I put the WU in WUHOO because Willamette is really fun!
Undeclared; San Francisco, CA
How are you Willamette? I can't go a day without getting something from the Bistro.
Politics and Spanish; Redmond, WA
Fun Fact: With the debate team, I have traveled to China, Ireland, and England!
History; The Dalles, ORFun Fact:
My pet corgi is named after my favorite band!
Chemistry; Portland, OR
How are you Willamette? I have an emotional support guinea pig that I take swimming in the Mill Stream.
Politics and Rhetoric and Media Studies; Fairview, OR
How are you Willamette? I have a Blitz tat.
Mary Rose Branick
Theatre; Corte Madera, CA
Fun fact: I am an Irish dancer.
Computer Science; Bend, OR
Fun Fact: I have lived in New Zealand, Australia, and Spain.
Sociology; Los Angeles, CA
Fun Fact: When I was a little kid, I thought that I could talk to animals.
Mathematics; Palo Alto, CA
How are you Willamette? By being myself, but also by allowing others to help me grow.
Biology; Davis, CA
How are you Willamette? I lay around the Mill Stream during my spare time and pretend to study.
Fun fact: I eat pizza crust first.
Philosophy; Portland, OR
Fun fact: I love M&M McFlurries.
Politics; Portland, OR
Fun Fact: I will always have black and silver hair.
Anthropology; Portland, OR
Fun Fact: I am a certified yoga instructor.
Mathematics; Carmel, INFun Fact:
I got peed on by a monkey in Costa Rica.
Exercise Science; Portland, OR
How are you Willamette? I am the diversity at Willamette.
Civic Communications and Media Studies; Petaluma, CA
Fun Fact: I saw Batman v. Superman in Italian... I don't speak Italian.
Environmental Science; West Richland WA
How are you Willamette? I rep sweaters with Birks and socks. I enjoy tossing the frisbee and having a cup of the Bistro’s special. As well as experiencing constant intellectual stimulation and passion from both my professors and my peers.
Economics; Alta Loma, CA
Fun fact: I am a huge fan of Star Wars.
Psychology and Spanish; Santa Maria, CA
How are you Willamette? By promoting diversity and inclusivity in the things I am involved in.
Spanish and Psychology; Colorado Springs, CO
How are you Willamette? I love the Mill Stream ducks!
Politics; Eliot, ME
Fun fact: I had never seen a real mountain (over 10,000 ft.) before coming to Willamette.
Physics and Spanish; Florence, OR
How are you Willamette? How am I not?! I try to live by Willamette’s motto every day!
Politics; Weaverville, CA
Fun Fact: My hometown does not have any stoplights.