School: David Douglas High School
“No matter what you go through, if you really try, you can get through it.”
Mandy has dealt with many trials in her young life, including being moved in and out of foster care and facing abuse and depression. However, despite these hardships, she maintains a positive attitude. Mandy is committed to earning a college degree because she knows it is her pathway to a better a life.
“I’ve had it planned since I could walk. I’m excited for college. But I knew I would need help getting into it and I couldn’t prepare on my own.”
Now Mandy has a College Possible coach who is dedicated to helping her reach her dream of a college degree. With her can-do attitude, she will be a major asset to any college.