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.
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