Honors Ambassadors

Honors Ambassadors work with Experiential Learning staff to create unique and engaging programs and events, assists with service projects, attend Honors Program recruitment events on behalf of the Honors Program and members of the Honors Program Student Leadership Team. Honors Ambassadors are instrumental in establishing and maintaining an inviting and engaging climate among students of the Honors Program. 


Amber Wychers, Biomedical Science

Amber Wychers

I'm a second year student at Grand Rapids Community College following the pre-med pathway to obtain my bachelor's degree in biomedical science. I would absolutely love to answer any questions that you may have in regards to the Honors Program, transferring to a four year university, community outreach opportunities, and the many resources that I’ve found helpful at GRCC. Please feel free to reach out at any point, I’d love to hear from you!

Contact info: amberwychers@email.grcc.edu  


Carson McCready, Communication Studies

Carson McCready

You can ask me about Communications and Public Relations, but you can also ask me about how to get involved in the Honors Program. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to email me.

Contact info: carsonmccready@email.grcc.edu


Kate Gyurnek, Pre-Med

Kate Gyurnek

I'm an alum of Grand Rapids Community College and completed several components of the program last year. I'm currently a pre-med student at Grand Valley State University hoping to be a resource for you on my experience transferring to GVSU and/or simply what it's like being a student at GVSU.  Although I am not taking classes this semester at GRCC, I am actively involved with the Honors Program in coordinating volunteer projects and finding fun ways to help Honors student connect.  I would be happy to share advice and answer any questions, comments, or concerns you have about the Honors Program. I look forward to connecting with you!

Contact info: katelingyurnek@grcc.edu  


Montserrat Paredes-Guzman, Criminal Justice

Montserrat Paredes-Guzman

I’m a Grand Rapids native aiming for a career in law enforcement.  I'm the President of the Criminal Justice Club, the secretary for the Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles, a member of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement and Phi Theta Kappa. I'm actively involved in volunteering and reaching out to the community. I like to travel and meet new people.  Connect with me if you have questions.

Contact info: monserratparedesgu@email.grcc.edu


Stella Spero

Stella Spero

I am a second year student here at GRCC and my second year in the Honors Program! I am planning on receiving an Associates Arts degree, then I plan on transferring to a 4 four-year university and receiving a bachelors degree in Marketing. I spend my free time involved with my youth group and working at an ice cream shop!  I am creating events that are involved with The Kids Food Basket. I would love to help answer any questions about volunteering events, the honors program, etc! Just send an email, and I can answer the question, or direct you to someone who can help!

Contact info: stellaspero@email.grcc.edu