Passages Leaders 2015

 Madaline Aubertine

Maddy Aubertine

Senior 

From: Lake Oswego, Oregon 

Maddy eats ALL of the ice creams, even wasabi, avocado, and kale flavors.

 

Danya Axelrad-Hausman

Senior

From: Davis, California

Once brought bongos to a drum circle, but found out when she got there it was actually an audition to be in a metal band named Cleed.

 Elena Becker

Elena Becker

Junior

From: Bellevue, Washington

Her smile stops wars. 

 

 Matthew Boggert

Matthew Bogert

Junior

From: Bremerton, Washington

Descends from a long line of Viking warriors, including Sweyn Forkbeard, Bjorn Ironside, and Ivar the Boneless.

 

Hannah Borgerson

Sophomore

From: Ashland, Oregon

Every year she plays either Romeo, Juliet, or both at the Shakespeare festival in Ashland. 

Andrew Brown

Senior

From: Santa Fe, New Mexico
That Aaron Carter song "How I Beat Shaq" was written about Andrew.

Sam Carp

Junior

From: Los Altos, California

In his free time Sam drives the highways looking for animals hurt by oncoming traffic, so he can nurture them back to life. 

 Kyle Chambers

Kyle Chambers

Senior
From: McMinnville, Oregon
He is the SWEETEST sweetey. 

Andres Chavez

Sophomore

From: Long Beach, California

Heavyweight boxing champion of the Vatican.

 Karen Cheney

Karen Cheney 

Junior

From: Chapel Hill, North Carolina 

Her bubbly personality carbonates water. 

 

Liam Connerly

Junior

From: Mars

Once taught a baby bear to climb the tree in front of the Sub, because the mama was scared of heights.

 

Ian Craighead

Senior

From: Greenwood Village, Colorado

Commonly referred to as Mr. Craighead and often asked to attend dinner parties in a top hat.

 

Elisabeth Dornisch 

Junior

From: Venus

Has set out to educate all extraterrestrial beings about intergalactic peace. 

Becca Ebert

 

Becca Ebert

Senior
From: Eden Praire, Minnesota 
She was raised by three toed sloths.

Mike Eckel

Junior

From: Pennington, New Jersey

He killed Mr. Body in the Study with the Candlestick. 

Chris Egan

Christopher Egan

Junior

From: Wilton, California

Has "Hack Hack Chop Chop" tattooed on their buttocks. 

Joel Eklof

Joel Eklof
Senior
From: Silverdale, Washington
Joel is going to mountain bike to the moon and back in 2018.

Emma Elder

Sophomore 

From: Issaquah, Washington

She has started a new fashion line with fabric made from old man beard moss. 

 

Emma Erler

Junior

From: Roseville, Minnesota

Has swam in all 10,000 lakes in her rainbow one piece with her pet rainbow trout, Tuna. 

Serg Espinoza

Sergio Espinoza
Senior
From: Woodland, California

Sergio once cut off all his hair, made a rope out of it, and climbed all the buildings on campus. 

 Hannah Floren

 

Hannah Floren

Junior

From: San Diego, California

People say Hannah flies like a bird, but really she taught birds to fly.

 

 

 Brian Freeman

Brian Freeman

Senior
From: Alea, Hawaii

He was about to set a world record by tightrope unicycling over the sound, when he saw a baby octopus in distress and dove in to save it. He then won a Nobel Peace Prize. 

 

 

Hannah Gould 

Sophomore

From: Boulder, Colorado

She once caught a frisbee while saving a puppy from a burning building. 

 Sophie Grosman

Sophie Grossman

Junior
From: Danville, California

As a child Sophie liked to smash things, and now she like to build things with her current boyfriend, Bob the Builder.

 Greg Jensen

Jensen Handwork

Junior

From: Centennial, Colorado

Plans to dress up like a banana slug for his first presidential address. Don't judge, you know you would vote from him.

 

Bailey Honda

Sophomore

From: Hilo, Hawaii

She IS Aloha. 

 

Rosie Irwin

Senior

From: Boulder, Colorado

Rosie is currently studying how tree's brains work, and results so far show that they are pretty dense. 

 Cole Jackson

Cole Jackson

Junior

From: Portland, Oregon

Has the voice of one of those mermaids from Harry Potter.

Molly Jennings

Junior

From: Moscow, Idaho

She once cooked a 5 course meal for a family of squirrels on the top of Rainier. 

 Amanda Johnson

Amanda Johnson

Junior

From: Longmont, Colorado

She a glass half full kind of girl who started the "mice are friends not food" group at the rattlesnake convention. 

 

Emily Katz

Sophomore

From: Hopkinton, Massachusetts 

Has so many katz that they forced her out of the house and now lives in the dog house in her backyard. 

 Galen King

Galen King
Senior
From: Bozeman, Montana

She dances so well that she make Shakira's hips look like lying fools. 

 Elizabeth King

Elizabeth King 

Senior

From: Portland, Oregon

Once did a headstand for 13 hours while teaching a seminar on "Spirituality and the Harp."

 

Nicholas Kulawiak

Sophomore

From: Santa Rosa, California

Can whittle with his teeth and will NEVER settle for second best.

 

Noah Lumbantobing

Junior

From: Somewhere out there

He holds the world record for largest collection of Furbies and Neopets. 

 Clair Mahoney

Claire Mahoney

Senior

From: Minneapolis, Minnesota

She started a meat packing company called "Mahoney's Bolognas."

 Cam Malik

Cameron Malik

Senior

From: Irvine, California

He will only clean the sink for gold stars. 

 

Elana Maslow

Senior

From: San Fransisco, California

Was found chillin' like a villain on the top of the ceiling.

 

Jennifer Mayamura

Sophomore

From: Neverland

She thinks in colors. 

Abby Mayo

Sophomore

From: Denver, Colorado

Her family invented ketchup. 

 Ellie Moeller

Ellie Moller

Junior

From: Los Gatos, California

She once corralled ten loose turkeys in downtown Detroit to save them from being eaten for Thanksgiving. 

 

Rachel Moore

Senior 

From: Boulder, Colorado

She teaches Yoga classes in the back of a Harley Davidson warehouse to bike mechanics with sore muscles. 

 Lani Morris

Lani Morris  

Senior

From: Centennial, Colorado

Lani once beat Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in an arm wresting tournament. 

Eliza Munger

Junior

From: Aptos, California

Once counted all of the pine needles on the tree in front of the sub, and refuses to tell anyone her secret. 

 Eric Nathanson

Eric Nathanson

Senior

From: Scarborough, Maine

Plans to start a business teaching kids to climb trees when their parents aren't around. 

 Zeman Nathoo  

Zeman Nathoo
Senior
From: Gardena, California

Once beat a dragon in a fire breathing contest. 

Casey O'Brien

Sophomore

From: Larkspur, California

She has a soft spot in her heart for theater technicians, alligator wranglers, and children doctors. 

Sean O'halloran

Sean O'Halloran
Senior
From: Long Beach, California

Commonly referred to as Sean O'Hollaback, she has a bright future in backup dancing for a singing telegram company. 

 

Gia Olson 

Senior

From: Denver, Colorado

She has recently rejected all forms of motor transportation and now rides her Moose, Malinda, everywhere. She is working on teaching Malinda to cartwheel. 

 Kieran O'Niel

Kieran O'Niel 

Senior

From: Fairbanks, Alaska

She has a terrible fear of bed bugs, and is currently using her independent research grants to train seabirds to protect her at night. 

Doug Palmer

Sophomore

From: Longmont, Colorado

Doug is one of three triplets... yes that means 9 kids.

 

Alec Pankow

Senior
From: Ketchikan, Alaska

Once ran from Alaska to Mexico just for tacos. 

Lauren Park

Lauren Park

Senior
From: Redmond, Washington

She can be found singing Opera from the top of Rainier, and has accidentally cause a few minor avalanches. 

Chris Pomerenke

Junior

From: La Jolla, CA

He invented time. 

Joey Randazzo

Junior

From: Las Vegas, Nevada

Once gambled away his life savings, and managed to win it back by beating LeBron James in a dunking contest. 

 Reagan Rice

Reagan Rice

Junior

From: Danville, California

Is actually allergic to rice...

Jacob Roeder

Senior
From: Beverly Hills, California
Will win every game of Pterodactyl, because he secretly is a Pterodactyl. Looks can be deceiving. 

 

Jesse Schumacher

Senior

From: Albany, California

Once hit a home run, and after the game went to find that the ball landed in an eagle's nest and the mama eagle thought it was one of her eggs. 

 

Crystal Shepherd

Sophomore

From: Eugene, Oregon

Once canoed across the Atlantic. The journey was so long that she became friends with frenzy of sharks. 

 

 Greg Shipman

Greg Shipman

Junior

From: Bend, Oregon

His last name isn't actually Shipman, he was just born on a ship, man.

   

Meredith Shores
Senior
From: Corte Madera, California

Her heart swells with pride so often that she has to keep backups in her pocket. 

 

 

Lauren Stainback 

Sophomore

From: Carlsbad, California

Taught Peter Pan to fly.

Robyn Thomas

Sophomore

From: Littleton, Colorado

She is the REAL Robin Hood.

 

Robin VanHouten

Senior
From: Granite, Maryland
His closest friends call him Robert, his family calls him Robby, and his enemies call him Rambo.

 

Zoe Weinberg

Sophomore

From: Somewhere over the Rainbow

She finds the goods at the end of EVERY rainbow she comes across. 

Yvonne Wetzig 

Yvonne Wetzig  

Senior

From: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Every Tuesday she has tea with the Troll under the Narrows Bridge. 

 

 Aiden Wright

Aedin Wright

Junior

From: Bend, Oregon

She has visited every fjord in Norway with her puppy, and jumped off the top of each one. 

 

 

Ariel Ziegler

Junior

From: Orinda, California

Her favorite passtime is frolicking in meadows and smelling each wildflower.