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Ambassadors

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Ambassadors

As College of Central Florida Ambassadors, we strive to create a positive image of the college through student outreach and service. As role models, we lead by example, and convey integrity, compassion, professionalism and academic excellence. We demonstrate ambition and provide encouragement and direction to current and future CF students.

How Ambassadors Serve

  • Work closely with the CF Admissions Department to recruit prospective students
  • Promote CF in the community
  • Conduct campus tours
  • Attend required trainings
  • Attend weekly meetings and office hours
  • Complete 10 service hours per semester

How to Apply

To apply students must meet the criteria below:

  • Must be nominated by a CF faculty/staff member or high school guidance counselor.
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA.
  • Must complete a CF Ambassador Application.
  • Must have two letters of recommendation.
  • Must be able to prepare a 3-5 minute presentation or speech used to recruit potential students if selected for an interview.

If you meet the criteria, please fill out the application for your chosen campus and send to the contact information below.

Ocala Campus Ambassador Application
Marissa Brown
marissa.brown@cf.edu
352-854-2322 ext. 1379
Citrus Campus Ambassador Application
Kaitlin Kirby
kirbyk@cf.edu
352-746-6721 ext. 6141

Meet the Ambassadors

Rachel Sigler

Name: Rachel Sigler (Lead Ambassador)

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: Second Year

Major: Foreign Language

Where are you from? Cuba

What High School did you attend? Vanguard High School

What languages do you speak? English and Spanish

What is your favorite thing about CF? The professors and the class sizes

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? I get to meet new people, stay involved on campus, and build friendships among my fellow ambassador group.

Irene

Name: Irene Lavdas

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Early Childhood Education

Where are you from? Ocala, Florida

What High School did you attend? Vanguard High School

What languages do you speak? English, French, and a little bit of Greek

What is your favorite thing about CF? I love how many opportunities there are to earn scholarships to pay for college.

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? I enjoy being an Ambassador because it’s fun to think of new ways to bring more people to the college. It requires me to be innovative with my ideas.

Kaitlyn

Name: Kaitlyn Bates

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Special Education

Where are you from? Florida

What High School did you attend? Dunnellon High School

What languages do you speak? English

What is your favorite thing about CF? How convenient and affordable it is.

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? I like to help ease the tension of incoming students that are feeling overwhelmed with the adjustment to college.

Kehana

Name: Kehana Alamo

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Pre-Nursing

Where are you from? Brooklyn, New York

What High School did you attend? Vanguard High School

What languages do you speak? English

What is your favorite thing about CF? Amazing and helpful staff

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? As an ambassador you are exposed to multiple opportunities both educationally and in the real world. Even though our world has been affected by covid, our school is able to help all ambassadors as we go through all the struggles of college.

Nathanael

Name: Nathanael Boyd

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Biology

Where are you from? Ocala, Florida

What High School did you attend? H.I.S. Royal Christian Academy

What languages do you speak? English

What is your favorite thing about CF? It’s close to home and affordable.

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? I enjoy being involved at CF especially since everything is online only. I still feel connected.

Morgan

Name: Morgan Williams

Primary Campus: Ocala

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Health Information Technology

Where are you from? Ocala, Florida

What High School did you attend? Vanguard High School

What languages do you speak? English

What is your favorite thing about CF? I can be close to family and friends.

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? It feels like a family.

Connor

Name: Connor Bishop

Primary Campus: Citrus

Year at CF: First Year

Major: Health Sciences

Where are you from? Inverness, Florida

What High School did you attend? Citrus High School

What languages do you speak? English

What is your favorite thing about CF? How outgoing and friendly everyone is and how willing they are to help.

What do you enjoy about being an ambassador? That I will be able to directly impact present and future CF alumni.