The Bill Lane Center student ambassadors are a collective of Center-affiliated undergraduates that assist in refining the Center’s undergraduate programming initiatives. Undergraduates interested in participating in any of the Bill Lane Center’s offerings should connect with a student ambassador.
Hannah is a rising Junior at Stanford University, majoring in Public Policy with a Health Care Policy concentration and International Relations with a Social Development and Human Well-Being specialization. She is minoring in Middle Eastern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures. Hannah has grown up in Portland, Oregon, exploring areas of medical research, public policy, community development, and social justice. She is primarily interested in developing institutional health care policy in order to allow for a health care system that is more linguistically and culturally responsive across vulnerable populations. At Stanford, Hannah serves in the student led organization, Habla, as a Core Team, and Advocacy Member, as well as an English tutor to Stanford custodial employees. Additionally, Hannah serves in the Stanford Advocacy and Research in the Emergency Department (SHAR(ED)) program, and Stanford Women in Politics (SWIP).
Growing up in Columbia, Missouri, Ilinca developed a passion for urban agriculture and land conservation. At Stanford as a Land Systems major in the Earth Systems Program, she has explored interdisciplinary methods with respect to resource management, including water quality and economic research at the Henry’s Fork Foundation through the Bill Lane Center’s internship program. She is interested in applications of land use research with respect to risk mitigation, food sovereignty advocacy, and community welfare.
Abraham is originally from Chicago and moved to Palo Alto in 2008, but his heart and sports allegiance stayed in the midwest. He spent most of high school focused on robotics through FRC, but he currently most enjoys studying computer science theory and real analysis in mathematics. In Abraham's free time he loves to ski and spend time with his nine-year-old goldendoodle.
Nicholas is a Sophomore from Athens, Georgia, who is majoring in Economics and International Relations. Outside of the classroom, Nick is involved with multiple on campus organizations including Stanford Undergraduate Research Association (SURA), Computer Science Plus Social Good (CS+SG), Stanford in Government (SIG), Stanford Social Entrepreneurial Students Network (SENSA), and the Stanford Economics Association (SEA). Nick was a participant in Sophomore College through the Bill Lane Center, where he studied renewable energy resources in Hawaii.