What first got you interested in your field of choice?

I first became interested in science and medicine because of my culture. I am Hmong and growing up I was exposed to herbal and spiritual treatment. During my undergrad, I was able to learn and gain more experience in the health field which furthered my interest. I am now aspiring to go to medical school to become a physician.

What type of obstacles have you had to overcome on the road to getting your education?

An obstacle that I have faced in my journey is funding my education. However, I have learned that investing in myself is the best thing I can do in order to make my dreams come true.

How did you know that KGI was the right school for you?

I first heard of KGI when I was looking into postbaccalaureate programs. After researching KGI, I was intrigued by KGI’s unique perspective of incorporating biotechnology and health courses. When I attended KGI's visitation day, I learned about the supportive and tight-knit community that KGI encompasses and knew that it was the right school for me.

Why did you want to become an Admissions Ambassador?

I wanted to become an Admissions Ambassador to give back and give students the guidance and support that I have received at KGI.

What is one fun and interesting fact about you?

I love cooking and trying out new recipes.