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Meet the 2016 Student Ambassadors

Hometown: High School: Shepherd Graduation Year: Major: School Email: Campus Involvement: Career Plans: What I love Most about Shepherd:
Name: Aleke L.
Hometown:  Martinsburg, West Virginia
High School:  Musselman High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2019
Major:  Social Work
School Email: aloizo02@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Ram’s Den Associate
What I Love Most About Shepherd: Attending football games and living in the residence hall.

Name: Aleke Loizos Hometown: Martinsburg, West Virginia High School: Musselman High School Shepherd Graduation Year: 2019 Major: Social Work School Email: aloizo02@rams.shepherd.edu Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Ram's Den Associate What I love Most about Shepherd: Attending football games and living in the residence hall.
Name: Alexander Z.
Hometown: San Miguel, El Salvador
High School: Musselman High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018
Major: Engineering
School Email: acoloc01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, TRIO, Intramural Sports Leagues
Career Plans: Intern with a government agency to pursue my career as an engineer.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The people!  I love how friendly they are and  how there is always something to do on/off campus whether you are a commuter or residential student!

Name: Alexander J Colocho Zamora Hometown: San Miguel, El Salvador High School: Musselman High School Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018 Major: Engineering School Email: acoloc01@rams.shepherd.edu Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, TRIO, Intramural Sports Leagues Career Plans: Intern with a government agency to pursue my career as an engineer. What I love Most about Shepherd: The people! I love how friendly they are and how there is always something to do on/off campus whether you are a resident or commuter student.
Name: Alyson H.
Hometown: Wheeling, West Virginia
High School: Wheeling Park High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2017
Major: Political Science/Economics
Minor: Spanish
School Email: ahehr01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Peer Tutor, Pre-Law Society, Alianza, Connections, Catholic Campus Ministry
Career Plans: Attend law school focusing on human rights law.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The professors really care about your progress and interests!

Name: Alexander J Colocho Zamora Hometown: San Miguel, El Salvador High School: Musselman High School Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018 Major: Engineering School Email: acoloc01@rams.shepherd.edu Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, TRIO, Intramural Sports Leagues Career Plans: Intern with a government agency to pursue my career as an engineer. What I love Most about Shepherd: The people! I love how friendly they are and how there is always something to do on/off campus whether you are a resident or commuter student.
Name: Brandy M.
Hometown: Elkview, West Virginia
High School: Herbert Hoover High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2019
Major: Political Science/Legal Studies
Minor: Psychology
School Email: bmcnee01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Pre-Law Society
Career Plans: Attend law school to become a prosecuting attorney.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The small class sizes!

Name: Alexander J Colocho Zamora Hometown: San Miguel, El Salvador High School: Musselman High School Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018 Major: Engineering School Email: acoloc01@rams.shepherd.edu Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, TRIO, Intramural Sports Leagues Career Plans: Intern with a government agency to pursue my career as an engineer. What I love Most about Shepherd: The people! I love how friendly they are and how there is always something to do on/off campus whether you are a resident or commuter student. Name: Graham S.
Hometown: Buckhannon, West Virginia
High School: Buckhannon-Upshur High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2016
Major: Political Science
Minor: History
School Email: gscott02@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, SGA, YoungLife, Ratio Christi, Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society, Shepherd University Symphonic Band, Shepherd University Orchestra
Career Plans: Pursue a master’s in international affairs from American University and become a Foreign Civil Service Political Officer.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The professors! Their classes have been interesting, and I’ve gotten to know a couple professors quite well.  I usually feel very comfortable asking for help from professors.

Their classes have been interesting, and I’ve gotten to know a couple professors quite well. I usually feel very comfortable asking for help from professors.
Name: Jasmine G.
Hometown: Sterling, Virginia
High School: Potomac Falls High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2019
Major: Biology/Pre-Veterinary
Minor: Business
School Email: jgraha05@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Cheerleading, Appalachian Studies Volunteer
Career Plans: Attend graduate school and open my own vet clinic/shelter
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The environment is beautiful and the people are relaxed.  The vibes in Shepherdstown are like no other!

Jenna Sterner
Name: Jenna S.
Hometown: Catonsville, Maryland 
High School: George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2017
Major: Fine Arts/Photography
School Email: jstern01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Lab Monitor, Sans Merci Art Editor
Career Plans: Pursue a career in photojournalism working for a newspaper or magazine.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The intimate feel of the small town.  I love the fact that the professors know your name and everywhere you go, you see someone you know.  It is very comforting!

Jenn Blanchard
Name: Jennifer B.
Hometown: Martinsburg, West Virginia
High School: Hedgesville High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018
Major: Education/Science
School Email: jblanc06@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Cheerleading  
Career Plans: Become a middle/high school science teacher
What I Love Most About Shepherd: attending football games, and how easy it is to get involved on campus!

Kahlen Browning
Name: Kahlen B.
Hometown: Bolt, West Virginia
High School: Liberty High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2018
Major: Business/Management
Minor: Communication and New Media
School Email: kbrown19@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, SGA, Delta Sigma Pi, Program Board, Circle K International, Lambda Chi Alpha Associate, Resident Assistant 
Career Plans: Teach English abroad through the J.E.T. Program for a few years.  Eventually pursue a Master’s in College Student Development and Administration, and ultimately become a company management trainer.
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The people in our community.  I love being able to hang out and relax with friends in an atmosphere where we all feel comfortable.

Kendall Kosman
Name: Kendall K.
Hometown: Severna Park, Maryland
High School: Severna Park High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2017
Major: Art Education/Painting
School Email: kkosma01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Art History Tutor, Kappa Delta Pi
Career Plans: Plan to teach art and coach soccer on the side!
What I Love Most About Shepherd: The community feel on campus!  I am really thankful for my professors that have helped me get to where I am today!

Tamia Hardy
Name: Tamia H.
Hometown: Martinsburg, West Virginia
High School: Martinsburg High School
Shepherd Graduation Year: 2016
Major: Business/Marketing & Entrepreneurship 
School Email: thardy01@rams.shepherd.edu
Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador Association, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Black student Union, Multicultural Leadership Team, Game Zone Employee, A-Team
Career Plans: Complete an MBA and own a dance studio in North Carolina
What I love Most about Shepherd: Living in a small area, and how easy it is to reach your professors.