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Meet Your Ambassador!

We want to make your transition to a new country and to Liberty University a smooth and enjoyable process. Our student ambassadors are here to help you with that.

As student ambassadors, these international students work to develop friendships with you to support your educational journey. They will help make sure your cultural adjustment is both fun and seamless. Click on the “Get to know your ambassador!” image or take a look below to find out who your student ambassadors are.

International Student Ambassadors

Get to know your ambassador!



Undergraduate Student Ambassadors

Shaira Neupane

Shaira Neupane

Classification: Senior

Home Country: Nepal

Major: Biotechnology

BioHi there! My name is Shaira Neupane. I was born and raised in the beautiful country of Himalayas, Nepal. In 2017, I made the greatest decision to come to Liberty University for my undergraduate degree. Currently, I am a senior pursuing a degree in biotechnology, with a minor in Chemistry and Biomed. The reason I love Liberty so much is because of the warmth and kindness that I receive—it is a little glimpse of heaven. It is such a great blessing to be around people who always encourage me to love the Lord. Also, the support I receive from the professors is unparalleled, and the friends I have made are awe-inspiring. I am so happy and excited that you made a decision to call this place your home and I can’t wait to meet you and help you on this incredible journey

Joy Lim


Joy Lim

Classification: Sophomore

Home Country: Malaysia

Major: Music and World Cultures

Bio: Hello! I am Joy from Malaysia. I came to Liberty University in the Fall of 2019 and have absolutely fallen in love with the community here. I have become friends with people from backgrounds and cultures different from mine and witnessed God’s creativity in crafting such unique and wonderful people. The eagerness of the professors, staff, and faculty to help me in my college journey has made LU home away from home. You and your future are in good hands here at LU, and I can’t wait to meet and get to know you!

Jason Utama


Jason Utama

Classification: Senior

Home Country: Indonesia

Major: Information Technology

Bio: Hi everyone!! My name is Jason Utama. I’m from the beautiful islands of Indonesia. I started my journey at Liberty in Fall 2017. I’m currently majoring in information Technology Gaming Design with a minor in Information security. Going to Liberty has been one of the best decisions that I have made in my life. I got to meet a lot of people from different backgrounds and we get to share our stories. During my time at Liberty, I have witnessed God’s wonderful works in my life, and if not for His blessings I wouldn’t be here where I am today. My goal as an International Student Ambassador is to help you as best as I can and hopefully, I can impact your life in a positive way. I’m very excited to welcome you to Liberty and I wish you all the best.

Lujia (Luke) Han

Classification: Junior

Home Country: China

Major: Human Resources

Bio: Hello, my name is Lujia Han, a junior student at Liberty University. I am from Beijing, China. The past six years of my study abroad journey have given me a great vision for my future. I want to learn and grow in my faith and discover God’s plan for my life. With the help of Liberty University, I believe I will become a Champion for Christ to impact people for His Kingdom.

Lujia Luke Han

 

Sona


Sona

Classification: Sophomore

Home Country: India

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Bio: Hi there! My name is Sona and I am from India. I am a Sophomore at Liberty University, majoring in Biomedical Sciences. Liberty University is one of the best places one could ask for. You get to meet a lot of people from different cultures, and the people here are also kind and loving. All the professors at Liberty are friendly, caring, and willing to help you with whatever you need. I am very excited to be one of your student ambassadors for this semester, and I am also excited to get to know you.

 

Kim SooHyun


Soohyun Kim

Name: Soohyun Kim

Classification: Senior

Home Country: South Korea

Major: Aviation Maintenance Management

Bio: Hey! My name is Soohyun Kim from South Korea and I am one of your international student ambassadors. Currently, I am a senior majoring in aviation maintenance management. Before entering Liberty University, I was in multiple countries. After many experiences, God called me, and that I received the honor to enter Liberty University in spring 2019 as a transfer student. My goal is to become a commercial airline pilot and would like to spread God’s word when visiting different countries. I am fairly new to the U.S, but I will try my best to help you in adjusting to the new environment. I am very excited to welcome you to Liberty University and honored to have the opportunity to assist you.

Hyein Cheon


Hyein Cheon

Classification: Senior

Home Country: South Korea

Major: Human Resource Management

Bio: Hi there, I am Hyein Cheon from South Korea. I entered Liberty University in 2019 Spring, and I am a senior majoring in human resource management. I always wanted to study abroad, and God led me the opportunity to study at Liberty University. The reason I am studying at Liberty University is to study for the glory of God and to share His love with others. I love helping others and meeting people from different cultures. That is the reason why I am serving as the International Student Ambassador. I want to help as much as I can to help you with your educational journey. Can’t wait to see you!

Jessie Park


Jessie Park

Classification: Freshman

Home Country: South Korea

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Bio: Hi there! My name is Wonhee (Jessie) Park. I am from South Korea and in a freshman year at Liberty. I am majoring in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Global Studies. Coming to Liberty was such a huge blessing to me because the environment on campus and the kindness that I felt from the professors and students encouraged me to love God and love people. I am so happy that you decided to call Liberty your second home. I am excited to see how God will lead you and me at Liberty in His perfect way and can’t wait to meet you and get to know you!


Graduate Student Ambassadors

Tatiana Pichardo


Tatiana Pichardo

Classification: Graduate School

Home Country: Dominican Republic

Major: MBA in Nonprofit Leadership and Management

Bio: Hi! My name is Tatiana Pichardo. I was born and raised in the Dominican Republic, where I also did my undergraduate studies. Currently, I am finishing my first year of grad school, and I am very grateful to be here at Liberty University. I pray that being here at Liberty will be a great blessing for you, just as it has been for me. I am excited to meet you and cannot wait to welcome you on campus!

Tamicka Siley


Tamicka Siley

Classification: Graduate student

Home country: Jamaica

Major: Pastoral Counseling

Bio: Hi there! I am Tamicka Siley, a graduate student at Liberty University studying Pastoral Counseling; Marriage and Family. I am from Jamaica where I did my undergrad in Psychology and Management Studies. I believe that God brought me to Liberty in order to fulfill his plans for me where He will use me to help broken families. I can bravely say that he brought me here for time and season like this. Through my undergrad and right at this moment Philippians 1:6 is my portion and I pray that it will be your portion too. My goal and aim is that my life will be a testimony to others out there while we strive to be champions for Christ.

Oxana Furume


Oxana Furume 

Classification: Graduate student

Home country: The Democratic Republic of Congo

Major: MBA in Nonprofit Leadership and Management

Bio: Hello, My name is Oxana Furume, I’m from the Democratic Republic of Congo where I obtained my high school degree. I graduated from UNCC with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and, I’m currently pursuing my master’s degree in Non-profit Leadership and Management. I chose this major because I love helping and serving. I also love singing and traveling. I’m excited to meet you here at Liberty
University and to also help you because we are here to help you. God bless you, and I’m praying for you.

Nicolle Aliaga


Nicolle Aliaga

Classification: Graduate Student

Home country: Peru

Major: MA in Christian Ministry

Bio: Hi there! This is Nicolle and I’m a first-year grad student at Liberty. I am originally from Peru but did my bachelor’s in NYC. I enjoy serving others and giving guidance/advice. I currently work at LU Serve and would like to work in the events industry someday. I like traveling and road trips. I have moved a lot, so I have lots of travel stories! I am excited to welcome you to Liberty University and cannot wait to meet you in person.