Self Knowledge

Isabella Bungo

Isabella Bungo attends Thiel College where she is an eduation major and a history major.  Isabella is involved on campus in many things such as the softball team, Lambda Sigma, and Chi Omega.  Isabella also enjoys participating in community service whenever she can.  She voulnteers as a tutor at the local high school, as well as voulnteering frequently at the local animal shelter.  Isabella is very adventurous, she likes to drive around and seek new places as often as possible. 

Chelsea Tessitore

Chelsea R. Tessitore is a full-time undergraduate student studying nursing at Waynesburg University which is located about an hour south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Chelsea’s family consists of her Grandmother who is seventy-one years of age and her younger brother who is eight-teen years of age, both of whom live in the South Hills area directly outside Pittsburgh. While not attending class, Chelsea is employed at Saint Clair Memorial Hospital working as a safety assistant and monitor technician. She is passionate about nursing and her patients.

Akire Hoots

Akiré Hoots is a junior sociology major, minoring in political science from Columbia, South Carolina; originally born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. During her childhood and adolescent years she moved around a lot with her siblings and mother due to financial hardships, but despite her nomadic lifestyle this experience taught her important life lessons and allowed her to connect with many people--getting her out of her comfort zone and raising her social awareness. She aspires to inspire and aims to be a devoted sister, daughter, friend and leader.

Kelly O'Donnell

Kelly is a sophomore studying marketing at Chatham University, working towards a certificate in Women’s Leadership. She is a vibrant part of the Chatham community and is a RA in the Women’s Leadership living learning community. She is the ambassador coordinator of Admissions, where she started as an undergraduate ambassador. Kelly founded the Chatham Cheerleading squad during her first semester and is has now been elected captain.  She is the secretary for Chatham's Love Your Melon Crew whose objective is to raise funds for pediatric cancer research.

Crystal Durachko

Crystal studies Political Science and Philosophy at Thiel College. Her hometown of Clarion Pennsylvania give her a lot of first hand experience growing up in a rural area. Crystal experienced something entirely new through her studies at Korea University in Seoul South Korea. 

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