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Global Ambassador Wall of Fame

Wall of Fame
We would like to recognize past members of Global AP who have gone above and beyond. Thanks for all your hard work and dedication!
If you'd like to nominate an ambassador for the wall of fame, please email
Sofia Martiarena Sofia Martiarena
Studied Abroad in: England Spring 2022
Major: Event Management
Minor: Marketing
Previous Position: Global Ambassador President 

A big thank you to Sofia for helping to reinvigorate the Global Ambassador Program
coming out of the semesters most heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. 
Laura Aanonsen Picture Laura Aanonsen
Studied Abroad in: Thailand, Norway
Major: Social Work
Minor: Children's Service Certificate
Previous Position: Global Ambassador President 

Laura's fun, friendly, and dynamic personality made exchange knights feel right at home.
She was quick to lend a helping hand, and made sure exchange knights experienced all the 
can't-miss things Orlando has to offer.
Sophia Cannavina Picture Sofia Cannavina
Studied Abroad in: Sweden
Major: Psychology
Minor: Mass Communication
Previous Position: Marketing and P/R Coordinator

Sofia was a fierce advocate for the incoming exchange student population, 
ensuring that our exchange knights felt safe, and that their voices were heard.
Her can-do spirit and advocacy efforts have made a lasting impact on the Global Ambassadors.
Shanty Fierro Picture Shanty Fierro
Countries of Interest: Spain, Netherlands
Major: Psychology (Clinical Track)
Minor: Criminal Profiling Certificate
Previous Position: Treasurer

Shanty's smiling face could be seen at many UCF Abroad events, 
such as the study abroad fair, and incoming exchange orientation. 
Even though her study abroad plans were cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic,
UCF Abroad thanks her for her eagerness to engage with fellow students
to help them learn more about all things study abroad.