Class of 2022

Meet the RMC Ambassador Class of 2022

Name Background & Interests Photo
Kevin Alter

Hometown: Englewood, NJ

Undergrad: Touro College

Interests outside of Medicine: Spending time with family, visiting different microbreweries and playing ice hockey

Sofia Armengol

Hometown: Elmhurst, IL

Undergrad: Tulane University

Interests outside of Medicine: Spending time in the water (scuba, kayak, canoeing) and exploring the art scene in Chicago

Hannah Brown

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV

Undergrad: Georgetown University

Interests outside of Medicine: Cooking, reading, and practicing yoga

Victoria Buckman

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Undergrad: Johns Hopkins University

Interests outside of Medicine: Binge watching Netflix and hanging out with my friends

Alyssa Cappetta

Hometown: Hollis, NH

Undergrad: University of New Hampshire

Interests outside of Medicine: Hanging out with my friends, watching movies, baking, and taking my dog on walks around the city!

Darrius Chambers

Hometown: Racine, WI

Undergrad: University of Wisconsin, Madison

Interests outside of Medicine: Trying new restaurants in the city, going to comedy and improv shows at Second City, and going out dancing with my classmates or friends 

Catherine Chu

Hometown: Bloomington, IL

Undergrad: The University of Chicago

Interests outside of Medicine: Discovering new restaurants in the city, playing video games and walking my dog Rai Chu

Ihu Erondu

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA

Undergrad: Santa Clara University

Interests outside of Medicine: Hanging out with friends and walking around the city (in the summer) especially along the River Walk

Malcolm Gebauer

Hometown: Redding, CA

Undergrad: University of California, Santa Cruz

Interests outside of Medicine: Being outdoors and spending time with my family and friends

Matt Golubjatnikov

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Undergrad: New York University

Interests outside of Medicine: Boxing, drinking chocolate milk, recording music with my faithful Stratocaster guitar “Charlie,” and day-dreaming about the weather back home in California

Wassim Hmeidan

Hometown: Agoura Hills, CA

Undergrad: University of California, Davis

Interests outside of Medicine: Checking out new coffee shops, exploring this beautiful city, and appreciating Chicago’s world-renowned food scene

Mira Marchioretto

Hometown: Downers Grove, IL

Undergrad: United States Air Force Academy

Interests outside of Medicine: Yoga, running on the lake, going home to see my family, and correcting Meredith Grey’s mistakes while watching Grey’s Anatomy with my friends

Joseph Morrow

Hometown: Streamwood, IL

Undergrad: Northern Illinois University

Interests outside of Medicine: Traveling, exploring new areas in Chicago, playing sports, and spending time with family and friends

Gaya Nersesyan

Hometown: Morton, IL

Undergrad: University of Chicago

Interests outside of Medicine: Petting dogs - especially my dogs Rai and Chibi, biking along the Lakefront Trail, and visiting zoos and aquariums

Jordan Rudman

Hometown: Denver, CO

Undergrad: Colorado College

Interests outside of Medicine: Playing the jazz piano and singing, collecting jazz records, cooking, tennis, and rock climbing

Kai Skallerud

Hometown: Edina, MN

Undergrad: Washington University in St. Louis

Interests outside of Medicine: Playing hockey, exploring the Chicago music and food scene, and when possible, traveling

Niyi Soetan

Hometown: Gilbert, AZ

Undergrad: Arizona State University 

Interests outside of Medicine: Working out and eating more food than my budget would like

Brandon Trojanowski

Hometown: Davis, CA

Undergrad: University of California, Davis

Interests outside of Medicine: Exploring the great city of Chicago, finding new coffee shops, spending quality time with friends and family, and working out at the Rush gym

Justin Walsh

Hometown: Sacramento, CA

Undergrad: University of California, San Diego

Interests outside of Medicine: Cycling, rock climbing, spending time with my friends, and exploring all Chicago has to offer

Ashley Wehrheim

Hometown: Grayslake, IL

Undergrad: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Interests outside of Medicine: Spending time with family and friends, watching Netflix, and cooking

Zak Woods

Hometown: McHenry, IL

Undergrad: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Interests outside of Medicine: Hanging out with my friends and family, watching sports, and eating Taco Bell