Hometown: Kingston, Jamaica
Major/Minor: Actuarial Science/Theology
Extracurricular Involvements: African Nations Students Association (ANSA), Black Empowerment Student Association (BESA), Cru, Diversity Activities Board (DAB), Globally Minded Student Association (GMSA), Asian Students in America (ASIA), Happy Tommies Club
Fun Fact: I am a performer and I have been performing since I was 5 years old
Why am I an Orientation Leader: I was insired by my Orientation leader to be one. I genuinley want to help students acclimate to the American culture and new environment
Hometown: Trondheim, Norway
Fun Fact: My mother's eyes have two different colors, one very brown, one very bright blue.
Why am I an Orientation Leader: I loved to do it last year, so I'll do it again!
Hometown: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Major: Computer and Informational Sciences
Extracurricular Involvements: Happy Tommies (president), Rugby Club, Music Industry Club, St. Thomas Purple Gloves, Asia Club
Fun Fact: I play 3 instruments; guitar, piano, and I used to be a DJ in high school.
Why am I an Orientation Leader: I've always loved learning about different cultures and my plan is to travel the world and experience all of it. I wish to share my knowledge and experience here in the USA with fellow students and in turn , learn and understand their cultures as well.
Hometown: Enugu State, Nigeria
Extracurricular Involvements: ANSA (African Nation Student Association), BESA (Black Empowerment Student Alliance),
Fun Fact: I play soccer year-round
Why am I an Orientation Leader: To be there and help our students with being accustom to American Culture, while being real with them about the social issues that America faces today
Marycha Padilla Ochoa
Hometown: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Extracurricular Involvements: Soccer, Rock Climbing, Globally Minded Student Association
Fun Fact: I love to play board games
Why am I an Orientation Leader: To guide, help, and provide support to international students
Hometown: San Salvador, El Salvador
Major: Elementary Education
Extracurricular Involvements: DAB (Diversity Activities Board) Intern
Fun Fact: Traveling & Rock N' Roll are my passions
Why am I an Orientation Leader: I love meeting new people & I love helping others