Lynnwood High School
Student Name: Olivia Nguyen
Mother’s name: Nga
Father’s name: Nguyen
Clubs & Activities: DECA, Key Club, LiNK, Link Crew, Tri-M, FBLA, VSA, band
Athletics: Varsity tennis all four years
Future Educational Goals: To study at UW Seattle for four years and earn my bachelor’s degree by 2022.
Future Career Goals: The major I am pursuing is business administration.
Student’s name: Mary Gregg
Mother’s name: Melissa Gregg
Father’s name: Robert J. Gregg
Clubs & Activities: I am involved in Key Club, Tri-M, National Honors Society, and Link Crew. I am currently playing the cello in the orchestra pit for this year’s production of “The Music Man,” which you should definitely attend!
Athletics: I have been on the LHS girls’ swim team for the past two years.
Honors: I have been on the academic honor roll since my freshman year.
Community Service: I volunteer through National Honors Society, Key Club, and my church.
Future Educational Goals: For my undergraduate education, I am going to Hillsdale college, which is a small, private liberal arts college in southern Michigan. There, I plan to major in either History or English. Afterwards, I plan to attend law school, preferably at Georgetown or Harvard.
Future Career Goals: I plan to have a career in law, more specifically constitutional law. I plan to become a lawyer and, perhaps, a state or federal attorney general.
Meadowdale High School
Student’s name: Bror Ekdahl
Mother’s name: Melinda Ekdahl
Father’s name: Ron Ekdahl
Clubs & Activities: Edmonds Police Explorers Post, Christians With A Mission, National Honors Society
Honors: Captain of the Edmonds Police Explorers Post. Student of the quarter three times. President of Christians With A Mission. Placed second highest in academics at the Washington Law Enforcement Exploring Advisors Academy, August, 2016.
Community Service: Through the Edmonds Police Explorers, I have provided traffic and crowd control at the Edmonds Fourth of July parade and Holiday Tree Lighting, overnight security during the Edmonds Arts Festival and Taste of Edmonds, and have also helped in the training of commissioned police officers.
Current Employment: I currently hold employment as a Dish Machine Operator at Anthony’s Homeport on the Edmonds Marina.
Future Educational Goals: I plan on earning my Bachelor’s degree at the University of Washington, and also plan on earning an Advanced degree.
Future Career Goals: I am interested in careers in the practice of law, the practice of medicine, and engineering. My involvement in the Edmonds Police Explorers has also opened me up to the possibility of law enforcement as a career.
Student Name: Obse Dinsa
Mother’s name: Rahel Mekonnen
Father’s name: Bayissa Ticha
Clubs & Activities: Black Student Union, Link Crew, Equity Team
Awards: Student of the Quarter, Link Leader of the Month
Significant School Project: Creator of True Colors, coordinator of MLK Jr. assembly and diversity assembly
Future Educational Goals: to attend community college for two years, transfer to a university and, later, attend graduate school for social science and drama.