Alumni Ambassadors

The CLS Alumni Ambassadors are a select group of CLS alumni who volunteer to serve as representatives of the CLS Program to various audiences, including prospective CLS participants, fellow alumni, CLS Program representatives, and the general public. Typical activities of an Alumni Ambassador may include:

  • Monitoring online forums (such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and/or LinkedIn) and providing prospective CLS students with information about your experiences
  • Planning and hosting online events for CLS Program alumni
  • Responding to questions from future and current CLS participants
  • Writing about your experiences on the CLS Program
  • Posting CLS flyers around your (or another) university/college campus

2018 Alumni Ambassador Profiles

Halcyon Ruskin
Azerbaijani 2017
Baku, Azerbaijan
Paula Zhang
Korean 2017
Gwangju, South Korea
Troy Spier
Swahili 2017
Arusha, Tanzania
Ariana Pemberton
Hindi 2017
Jaipur, India
Wendy van Giezen
Chinese 2017
Changchun, China
Akshayaa Chittibabu
Korean 2017
Gwangju, South Korea
Jessica Garross
Urdu 2017
Lucknow, India
Baltazar Hernandez
Russian 2017
Vladimir, Russia
Adam Matvya
Punjabi 2017
Chandigarh, India
Kerry Burgott
Bangla 2017
Kolkata, India
Tristan Hilderbrand
Japanese 2017
Hikone, Japan
Tucker Boyce
Turkish 2017
Baku, Azerbaijan
Halina Shatravka
Russian 2017
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
John Black
Arabic 2017
Amman, Jordan
Leisha Guzman Torres
Chinese 2017
Suzhou, China
Ethan McHugh
Arabic 2017
Ibri, Oman
Kyla Harrison
Arabic 2017
Ibri, Oman
Sarah Whipple
Arabic 2017
Meknes, Morocco
Aaron Yang
Chinese 2017
Changchun, China
Betty Nen
Indonesian 2017
Malang, Indonesia
Catherine Smith
Arabic 2016
Ibri, Oman
Ermida Koduah
Arabic 2016
Tangier, Morocco
Sheen Atwa
Arabic 2016
Tangier, Morocco
Lon Gibson
Azerbaijani 2016
Baku, Azerbaijan
Paige Giarmona
Bangla 2016
Kolkata, India
Abena Amoakuh
Chinese 2016
Dalian, China
Caitlyn Carpio
Chinese 2016
Suzhou, China
Jacqualine Asuquo
Chinese 2016
Tainan, Taiwan
Omar Albert
Chinese 2016
Changchun, China
Elizabeth Purdy
Hindi 2016
Jaipur, India
Helen Jiang
Indonesian 2016
Malang, Indonesia
Michael Mauer
Japanese 2016
Hikone, Japan
Sonia Kim
Korean 2016
Gwangju, South Korea
Morgan Burdick
Punjabi 2016
Chandigarh, India
Maria Folvarska
Russian 2016
Vladimir, Russia
Sabrina Hassan
Swahili 2016
Arusha, Tanzania
Isabelle McRae
Turkish 2016
Baku, Azerbaijan
Harrison Akins
Urdu 2016
Lucknow, India
Anesce Dremen
Chinese 2016
Suzhou, China
Marlena McDaniel
Korean 2016
Gwangju, South Korea
Andy Marshall
Swahili 2016
Arusha, Tanzania
Leona Amosah
Russian 2016
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Amber Barrow
Chinese 2015
Dalian, China
Daniel Bromberg
Persian 2015
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Kiana Chan
Chinese 2015
Beijing, China
Alessia De Vitis
Punjabi 2013
Chandigarh, India
Hailey Dickson
Hindi 2015
Jaipur, India
Isra Eldosougi
Arabic 2015
Madaba, Jordan
Dana Fager
Japanese 2011
Kyoto, Japan
Jauhara Ferguson
Arabic 2015
Ibri, Oman
Mycal Ford
Chinese 2015
Xi'an, China
Patrick Harned
Arabic 2015
Madaba, Jordan
Gretta Herrin
Chinese 2015
Dalian, China
Andrea Howard
Azerbaijani 2015
Baku, Azerbaijan
Kirstin Johnson
Korean 2014
Wonju, South Korea
Heleana Melendez
Russian 2015
Vladimir, Russia
Alex Miller
Indonesian 2015
Malang, Indonesia
Qimmah Najeeullah
Arabic 2015
Madaba, Jordan
Kathryn Robison
Turkish 2015
Ankara, Turkey
Garik Sadovy
Indonesian 2012
Malang, Indonesia
Liz Thomas
Bangla 2013
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Laura Viera
Korean 2015
Gwangju, South Korea
Isaiah Weaver
Urdu 2015
Lucknow, India
Erin West
Turkish 2015
Bursa, Turkey
Alexis Sammarco
Arabic 2014
Nizwa, Oman
Amanda Wolfenbarger
Azerbaijani 2013
Baku, Azerbaijan
Andres Fernandez
Russian 2014
Kazan, Russia
Belle Cheves
Persian 2014
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Benjamin Simington
Hindi 2014
Jaipur, India
Caitlin Scholl
Arabic 2014
Morocco
Dervla McDonnell
Japanese 2014
Himeji, Japan
Emily Goshey
Persian 2014
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Joshua Trinidad
Japanese 2012
Kyoto, Japan
Kate Wallner
Hindi 2013
Jaipur, India
Kathy Kim
Korean 2014
Wonju, South Korea
Leah Berkebile
Arabic 2014
Tangier, Morocco
Madeline Ruid
Turkish 2014
Ankara, Turkey
Mariam Waqar
Indonesian 2014
Malang, Indonesia
Rebecca Mueller
Turkish 2014
Bursa, Turkey
Ryan Mandado
Chinese 2014
Suzhou, China
Zabe Shafi
Turkish 2014
Bursa, Turkey
Zala Ahmadzaa
Urdu 2014
Lucknow, India