A student ambassador is an enrolled student at Cuesta College who serves as a knowledgeable representative of the college, providing information and services to the community on the college's behalf.  An ambassador strives to support the college’s mission and objectives and represents the college at various events, on and off-campus, to provide first-hand knowledge about their unique college experience.

We're now recruiting for 2018-2019 Student Ambassadors!  Access the application here or contact Katie Nellesen, Foundation Programs Coordinator, at (805) 546-3279 or kathryn_nellesen@cuesta.edu.

Get to know our 2017-2018 Student Ambassadors

 

Andrew Hoffman

Andrew Hoffman

Major: Astrophysics
Career Goal: Work for SpaceX
Hobbies/Interests: Photography and tutoring
Favorite thing about Cuesta: The professors
Dream travel destination: New Zealand
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: Getting to meet new people              

Angelina Barbieri

Angelina Barbieri

Major: Liberal Arts
Hobbies/Interests: Cooking, indoor spinning, and yoga
Favorite thing about Cuesta: The teachers, laid back vibe, and how friendly everyone is
Dream travel destination: Barcelona, Spain
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: Going to events and representing Cuesta College and also meeting people who are involved with the Cuesta Foundation.

David Martinez

David Martinez

Major: Food Nutrition
Career Goal: Oncology Dietitian
Hobbies/Interests: Playing Fortnite
Favorite thing about Cuesta: The community. Everyone treats others with respect.
Dream travel destination: Dubai
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: Being able to meet authoritative figures that impact the college.

 

 

 

Jen Violas

Jen Violas

Major: Biochem
Career Goal: Doctor (M.D.)
Hobbies/Interests: Cooking & taking care of animals!
Favorite thing about Cuesta: The collaborative & helpful community
Dream travel destination: Greece
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: The people I get to work with & contributing to something larger than myself!

Kendra Laguilles

Kendra Laguilles

Major: Health Science
Career Goal: 
Physician Assistant
Hobbies/Interests: 
Singing and playing the piano and guitar
Favorite thing about Cuesta: 
The amount of resources offered to students
Dream travel destination: Ireland
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador:
The multiple opportunities to learn and develop my skills as a leader while also helping the community

Rachel Jung

Rachel Jung

Major: Business
Hobbies/Interests: Violin and studying
Favorite thing about Cuesta: Variety of courses offered
Dream travel destination: Europe
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: The opportunity to participate and help at various events and interacting with community members.

 

 

 

 

Teagan Chapman

Teagan Chapman

Major: Applied Mathematics
Career Goal: To be a professor at a University
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, writing, drawing, and tutoring
Favorite thing about Cuesta: The interesting and motivated people I get to meet
Dream travel destination: The bottom of the Mariana Trench
Favorite thing about being a Student Ambassador: I love being able to give back to the community.