Edge Leader Profiles

Sofia Blasini

Hometown: Guaynabo, PR
Class: Senior
Major: Industrial Engineering

Caitlyn Britt

Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
Class: Junior
Major: Computer Science

John Butler

Hometown: Phenix City, AL
Class: Sophomore
Major: Civil Engineering

 

Virgilio Capriles Prosperi

Hometown: Panama City, Panama
Class: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering

Carolina Fernandez

Hometown: Bogotá, Colombia
Class: Senior
Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering

Kuna Fortingo

Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
Class: Senior
Major: Biochemistry

 

Renee Copeland

Hometown: Kennesaw, GA
Class: Senior
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Cristina Guruceaga

Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela 
Class: Senior 
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Brandon Harris

Hometown: Houston, TX
Class: Junior
Major: CHBE

 

Kierston Jackson

Hometown: Conyers, GA
Class: Senior
Major: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Manuela Jimenez

Hometown: Panama
Class: Junior
Major: Civil Engineering

Milan Johnson

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Class: Junior
Major: Biomedical Engineering

 

Jade Lewis

Hometown: Norcross, GA
Class: Senior
Major: CHBE

Marina Matos Amaro da Silveira

Hometown: Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Class: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering

Sergio Sandoval

Hometown: San Diego
Class: Senior
Major: Aerospace Engineering

 

Gabriel Santana

Hometown: San Juan, PR.
Class: Senior
Major: Industrial Engineering

Elisa Schrader

Hometown: Medellin, Colombia 
Class: Sophomore 
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Quinell Smith

Hometown: Belle Chasse, LA
Class: Junior
Major: Mechianal Engineering

 

Liana Syrkett

Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
Class: Sophomore
Major: Computer Science

Nandi-Assata Tavares

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Class: Sophomore
Major:Literature, Media, and Communication

Darryl Terry

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Class: Junior
Major: Public Policy

 

Ching-Chi Tu

Hometown: Guatemala City
Class: Senior
Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering

Joselyne Umubyeyi

Hometown: Kigali, Rwanda
Class: Senior
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Charles Van-Hein Sackey

Hometown: Elmina, Ghana
Class: Senior
Major: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 

Lucas Zea Montes

Hometown: Barranquilla, Colombia
Class: Senior 
Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering

An “Edge Leader” is assigned to a group of participating students. This coach is an upperclassman who is responsible for helping incoming students get adjusted to their first two semesters. During the school year, Edge Leaders provide help with tutoring, registration, study habits, and a wide variety of first  year issues.

2016/2017 OMED Edge Leaders

Click here for each leader's personal bio

Program manger: Denise Ocasio