Residence Education

Meet the Team

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Aina Hori (she/her/hers)

REP for Madrona & McMahon

  • Major: Marine Biology
  • Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Favorite Destressor: Hiking
  • Favorite Quote: “Laughter is the language of the soul”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is the opportunity to meet and share hidden facts with residents from all backgrounds!

 

 

 

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Ashley Wang (she/her/hers)

REP for Maple & Poplar

  • Major: Interaction Design
  • Hometown: Lacey, Washington
  • Favorite Destressor: Taking film photos with my friends
  • Favorite Quote: “School is very hard” – Tay K
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is being able to educate and interact with residents in fun and creative ways.

 

 

 

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Atharva Agashe (he/him/his)

REP for Cedar & Lander

  • Major: Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Hometown: Mumbai, India
  • Favorite Destressor: Playing video games, going to Gasworks, and cooking with friends
  • Favorite Quote: “Dream it. Believe it. Achieve it.”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is teaching and educating residents with unexpected knowledge.

 

 

 

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Catherine Newton (she/her/hers)

REP for Haggett & McCarty

  • Major: Anthropology and Communication
  • Hometown: Bellevue, Washington
  • Favorite Destressor: Face masks, drinking tea, and spending time with friends
  • Favorite Quote: “It’s the little things!”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is the new people I am constantly meeting and being able to come up with fun yet educational programs for residents.

 

 

 

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Kaitlin Kim (she/her/hers)

REP for Mercer & Stevens

  • Major: English and ECO (Education, Communities, and Organizations)
  • Hometown: Lakewood, Washington
  • Favorite Destressor: Cooking or watching YouTube videos!
  • Favorite Quote: “Being kind to others is a way of being good to yourself”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is that I have met so many incredible people through this role who have helped me grow in so many different ways! I love sharing helpful information and resources to residents who may need it.

 

 

 

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Natalia Villamil (she/her/hers)

REP for Alder & Elm

  • Major: Business with a focus in Marketing
  • Hometown: Sammamish, Washington
  • Favorite Destressor: Listening to music
  • Favorite Quote: “Attract what you expect, reflect what you desire, become what you respect, mirror what you admire”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is interacting with residents and working alongside the rest of the REP team to create fun programs!

 

 

 

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Nicole Gillis (she/her/hers)

REP for Hansee & Willow

  • Major: History and ECO (Education, Communities, and Organizations)
  • Hometown: Federal Way, Washington
  • Favorite Destressor: Working out or watching a movie
  • Favorite Quote: “Live like the mountain is out”
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is that everyone on the REP team is super nice and always willing to help each other out.

 

 

 

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Rhea Saini (she/her/hers)

REP for Terry & Nordheim

  • Major: Business
  • Hometown: California
  • Favorite Destressor: Going to a cat cafe
  • Favorite Quote: “If a lot of people love each other, the world would be a better place to live.” – Tommy Wiseau
  • My favorite part about being on the REP Team is getting to meet new people both in student life and in the communities I get to program for.