Edge Leader Profiles

Santiago Acosta

     
Hometown: Bogota, Colombia 
Class: Junior
Major: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 

Daniela Barrientos

Hometown: San Salvador, El Salvador 
Class: Sophomore 
Major: International Affairs

 

Yasmeen Belhseine

Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA
Class: Senior
Major: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 


 

Victoria Bertasoli

Hometown: Sao Paolo, Brasil 
Class: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering

 

Eugene Boakye-Firempong

     
Hometown: Takoradi, Ghanda
Class: Senior
Major: Mechanical Engineering

 

Brittany Burnett

Hometown: Lithonia, Georgia 
Class: Senior
Major: Civil Engineering

 


 

Renee Copeland

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

 

Indiana Dawson

  
Hometown: Greenville, South Carolina 
Class: Senior
Major: Aerospace Engineering 

 

Isabel Escoffery

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

 


 

Carolina Fernandez

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

 

Niya Ford

Hometown: Silver Spring, Maryland 
Class: Sophomore 
Major: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 

Nyemkuna “Kuna” Fortingo

Hometown: Lawrenceville, Georgia
Class: Junior 
Major: Biochemistry

 


 

Giovanny Guecha

Hometown: Bogota, Colombia 
Class: Junior
Major: Aerospace Engineering

 

Omega Haileyesus

Hometown: Snellville, Georgia 
Class: Sophomore
Major: Computer Science 

 

Juan Irurita

Hometown: Cali, Colombia 
Class: Senior
Major: Material Science and Engineering

 


 

Manuela Jimenez

Hometown: Bogota, Colombia 
Class: Sophomore 
Major: Civil Engineering

 

Dina Mengesha

Hometown: Grayson, Georgia 
Class: Senior 
Major: Biology 

 

Chikanma Okonkwo

Hometown: Powder Springs, Georgia 
Class: Sophomore 
Major: Computer Science 

 


 

Kendall Rankin

Hometown: Bowie, Maryland  
Class: Junior
Major: Industrial Engineering 

 

Gabriel Santana

Hometown: San Juan, Puerto Rico 
Class: Junior 
Major: Industrial Engineering 

 

Elisa Schrader

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

 


 

David Tsui Chang

Hometown: San Jose, Costa Rica 
Class: Junior
Major: Mechanical Engineering

 

Orezime Uyeh

Hometown: Stockbridge, Georgia 
Class: Senior 
Major: Biology 

 

Brittney Vidal

Hometown: Trophy Club, Texas 
Class: Junior 
Major: Civil Engineering 

 


 

Lucas Zea Montes

Class: Junior
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