Alex Tan was raised in East Brunswick, NJ and New York City, NY before moving to North Carolina. She is enrolled in the Associate of Arts program and intends to transfer to NC State for a Degree in Business Administration. She loves to spend her free time outdoors, watching movies, and traveling when given the opportunity.
Jemin Park was born and raised in the Tri-State Area. Jemin is currently enrolled in his second year at Wake Tech under the Associate in Arts and Science programs. After graduating, he intends to to transfer to UNC Chapel Hill to acquire a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Economics. He enjoys making videos, producing music, dancing, and eating instant ramen.
Matthew Clay was born and raised in Fuquay Varina, NC. Matthew is pursuing an Associate in Science Degree at Wake Tech and plans to transfer to NC State to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Horticultural Science. His hobbies are gardening and volunteering at the Fuquay Varina Emergency Food Pantry.
Joselyn Ramirez is from Long Beach, CA, bu raised in Raleigh, NC. Her current program of study is the Associate in Arts program. After completing her tenure at Wake Tech, she plans to major in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations at North Carolina State University. Her hobbies include reading, writing, cooking and baking, running, hiking, and going to the beach.
Elizabeth Crosson is currently working on her Associates in Sciences at WTCC. She plans on transferring to NC State to continue her education with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry. She hopes to eventually work in the Forensic Science field. She loves to draw, play music, read, and hangout with friends.
Joshua Daughtry is originally from Knightdale, NC, but spent much of his time growing up in Goldsboro, NC before moving to Clayton, NC. His current hobby is Real Estate Brokerage since he recently passed the NC Real Estate Broker Exam. His program of study is Associate in Arts and after completing his degree, he intendeds to go to UNC Chapel Hill to major in Business or Economics.
Baylee Potter was born and raised in Johnston County, NC. Her hobbies include teaching gymnastics, volunteering as a children’s church leader, and always drinking an iced caramel latte with extra caramel. She is currently enrolled as a Pre-Nursing student in hopes of enrolling in Wake Tech’s Nursing Program. Her future aspiration is to work as a Pediatric Oncology Nurse.
Dominique Lomax is originally from Bridgeport, CT and has lived in North Carolina for approximately 2 1/2 years. Dominique is currently enrolled in the Associate in Engineering program at Wake Tech and will graduate with an Associate in Engineering Degree and Associate in Science Degree. He plans to transfer to NC State to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Dominique’s free time is spent creating digital art through 3D programs and participates as a street dancer learning different forms of dance such as Hip-Hop and Animation.
Camille Kurbansade is from Fords, New Jersey. She enjoys reading, listening to music, bike riding, jogging and is a huge soccer fan since she played for 6 years. She is bilingual with Spanish as her second language. She plans to graduate from Wake Tech with Honors and transfer to NC State. She also plans to enroll in either ECU or UNC Chapel Hill to participate in a Dental Program.
Natasha Greenway is from Archdale, NC. She currently majors in Criminal Justice Technology Forensic Science. She enjoys reading, stand-up paddleboard, and anything wildlife. She looks forward to graduating in May to utilize her skills as a Crime Scene Investigator or in other areas of Forensics.
Constance Leonard is from Garner, NC. She is currently working towards her Associates in Science with the hope of transferring to NC State for her Bachelor’s in Elementary Education. She enjoys reading, spending time with her family and attending church. She wants to have the opportunity to be a positive influence to children during their most formative years as an Elementary Teacher.
Katelin Faircloth is from Bunn, NC. She is currently completing her Associates in Science and plans to go to NC State next fall. She hopes to graduate with a Food Science Degree. Her hobbies include soccer, cheerleading, and running.
Cecilia Sanchez is from Wilson, NC. Some of her hobbies include watching Netflix, jogging & hanging out with friends. She majors in Construction Engineering and plans to transfer to NC State. Her future goal is to continue her current employment with an engineering firm and gain a professional engineering license.
Edrine Mutebi was born and raised in Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Quantitative Economics and he is currently pursuing an Associates of Science Degree in Data Science from Wake Tech. In his free time, he loves doing missionary work, watching soccer, and the shark tank.
Jack LaFrankie is from Apex, NC where he’s lived since he was 2 years old. He currently studies History with the intention of transferring to a university after the end of this year. He is passionate about global and national affairs as well as local public service. In his spare time, he loves watching new and old movies and going to concerts and shows with friends and family.
Morella Bruzual is originally from Caracas, Venezuela, but has lived in Clayton, NC since 2012. She is in the process of completing her Associates in Science and wishes to gain a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. During her free time, she likes to read, watch movies, and travel to different parts of the world whenever she gets the chance. Morella wants to eventually attend graduate school and work alongside organizations such as the Red Cross to lend a helping hand to those who require it.