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CAHNRS Ambassadors

CAHNRS Ambassadors Team

The Ambassador Mission:

The College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, or CAHNRS, Student Ambassadors are an organization of student leaders who encourage students to pursue higher education and serve as liaisons between Washington State University and the greater community.

  • Encourage higher education and promote WSU and CAHNRS to high school students.
  • Increase visibility, awareness, and support of CAHNRS.
  • Participate in CAHNRS and WSU functions.
  • Welcome prospective students who visit the campus.
  • Educate the public about opportunities and careers in agriculture, family and consumer sciences, human development, design sciences, natural resource sciences, and related disciplines.
  • Network with students, faculty, and industry partners in CAHNRS.
  • Experience teamwork at its finest and develop valuable relationships.

Want to speak with an ambassador?

Whether you are a prospective student, current student, curious parent, or high school adviser; one of our ambassadors is here to answer your questions OR find someone who can. CAHNRS Ambassadors strive to maintain a diverse membership that represents all areas of CAHNRS and to continuously expand their knowledge about WSU and higher education.


To get in touch with an ambassador, please send an e-mail to  Describe the topic of your inquiries or interests. You will then be connected with an ambassador who is knowledgeable in that area.


Request a Visit!

The CAHNRS Ambassadors specialize in informing high school and junior high students about the benefits and different aspects of post-secondary education. We have presentations prepared for different audiences and venues. Our most common services include presenting to high school classes, giving personalized tours of campus, and hosting exhibits at career fairs and WSU events. Below is a list of common topics covered during presentations.

  • Applying for college
  • Paying for college
  • Scholarships
  • College level academics
  • College life apart from academia
  • Clubs and extracurricular activities
  • Choosing a career path
  • Information about WSU
  • Information about CAHNRS
  • Answering student questions

Want someone to come to your school to talk about WSU? Contact Junior at Or get in touch with an ambassador, by sending an e-mail to  Describe the topic of your inquiries or interests. You will then be connected with an ambassador who is knowledgeable in that area.


CAHNRS Ambassadors 2022-2023

AFS – Agricultural & Food Systems

Bailey Sherley

Agricultural and Food Business Economics

Michael Ramirez-Martinez

Agricultural Education

Sandra Crook

Agricultural Education

Skyler Allison

Organic and Sustainable Agriculture

Miguel Fuentes

Agriculture Technology and Production Management

Christina Ward

Jake Terzi

Delaney Shattuck

AMDT- Apparel, Merchandising, Design & Textiles

Shelby Smith

Apparel Design




Animal Science

Andrew Hewitt

Animal Science - Pre-Vet

Annie Wood

Animal Science - Animal Management

Chelaya Mosby

Animal Science - Pre-Vet

Emma Ferari-Zimmerman

Animal Science - Pre-Vet

Erick Vergara Barrios

Animal Science - Pre-Vet

Mackenzie Potter

Animal Science - Pre-Vet

Samantha Snekvik

Lilian Gunn

School of Economic Science

Kassandra Vogel

Agricultural Economics

Meghan Pochert

Economics - Policy and Law

Rocio Sevilla

School of the Environment

Ian David Ellard

Wildlife Ecology

Grant Irey

Environmental and Ecosystem Science

Isabel Luke

Earth and Environmental Science

Jack Campbell

Environmental and Ecosystem Science

Kyle Booey

Wildlife Ecology

Ryotaro Colon

Earth and Environmental Science

School of Food Science

Natalie Camerino

Food Science

Steven Verver

Food Science

Human Development

Sydney Ferari-Zimmerman

Human Development - Family and Consumer Sciences





IPS- Integrated Plant Sciences

Shauna Flores

Agricultural Biotechnology

Jose Perez-Olmos

Lauren Stubbs

V&E – Viticulture and Enology

Hannah Smith

Viticulture and Enology

Want to be an ambassador?

Our ambassador applications are currently closed. They will open in November 2023.

Email with any questions.


Contacts and Information:


Executive Team:

Team President: Kyle Booey |

Vice President: Erick Vergara-Barrios |

Secretary: Grant Irey |

Senate Representative: Ryotaro Colon |

PR Coordinator: Sydney Ferari-Zimmerman |

E-mail us with any questions!

Junior Gomez Student Recruitment and Retention Coordinator

Want someone to come to your school to talk about WSU? Contact Junior at

Miguel Inzunza

Miguel Inzunza

Director of Recruitment and Retention

CAHNRS Ambassador Advisor



Our Executive Team

In February, our Executive Team had the opportunity to attend the Spokane Ag Expo to represent CAHNRS.

From left to right:

Ryotaro Colon, Sydney Ferari-Zimmerman, Grant Irey, and Kyle Booey (not pictured Erick Vergara-Barrios)




CAHNRS Ambassadors Team
CAHNRS Ambassador Team