Jamie Gao is a Grade 11 student currently attending Sir Winston Churchill at High School in Calgary, Alberta. He decided to become an ambassador for Prosper after recognizing the disparity of business opportunities within his school and works towards mending this rift through various executive teams, as well as founding the club of DECA within his school. In his spare time, Jamie can be found socializing with new friends, crying over his math grade, and wasting his money on food. Jamie is excited to learn more about the business world through Prosper and looks forward to meeting everyone at the conference.
Samantha Chick is a grade 12 student from Crofton House School in Vancouver Canada. She is currently an ambassador for Prosper 2022 and is looking to pursue a future in digital media. She has a strong interest in technology, computer science and acting. She continues to explore different media programs including Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign and Dimensions. She is an active participant in the Business Club, Multicultural Club, Model United Nations, basketball and lifeguarding. On the side, you may spot her working at Chatime, playing video games, drawing, or hanging out with her friends. Samantha believes Prosper will be an exceptional experience and hopes to apply her skills to help her peers in whatever other way she can. She looks forward to meeting everyone in the near future.
Eric Yang (he/him) is a first generation Korean American based in Austin, Texas and currently attends Westwood High School as a junior. Currently an ambassador for Prosper 2022, he pursues many social causes, actively designing and leading many groups of students or his community, through programs such as Dear Asian Youth@Westwood, AACHI, or Music EUnited. Enthralled by the impact of the youth on the world since Greta Thunberg delivered her fiery speech to the UN, he loves to see students taking charge of their future and aspires to inspire others to do so with his work. While he hopes to pursue law or business psychology in the future, he also enjoys watching kdramas, exercising, or reading the news everyday. Eric can be found working out or listening to music(sometimes both), trying out new food in the Austin area, or hiking on a trail while listening to NPR. Eric believes Prosper 2022 will be an amazing experience and looks forward to meeting you at the conference.