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Dreams of the World: Kimberly Ryan

My dream is...I have many, but the one that has remained the same throughout my life is the one where I help to improve the lives of others, however that may be.  In high school I started a prom dress donation drive for girls in the southeastern Michigan area, in college I focused on educational disparities, and now I'm in a masters for public health program where I am learning about health policy.  I hope to work in policy to help improve the healthcare system in the US.   ¨I have always been a very shy person,¨she explains. ¨ I have tried to overcome this throughout my life by putting myself in situations where I would be uncomfortable, like acting, and public speaking". At 24, Kimberly Ryan, 24, public health student. Photo © KIKE CALVO
Kimberly Ryan, 24. Public health student. Photo © KIKE CALVO

 This post is the latest in the series Dreams of the World, which profiles interesting people we meet during our travels.

My dream is…I have many, but the one that has remained the same throughout my life is the one where I help to improve the lives of others, however that may be.  In high school I started a prom dress donation drive for girls in the southeastern Michigan area, in college I focused on educational disparities, and now I’m in a masters for public health program where I am learning about health policy.  I hope to work in policy to help improve the healthcare system in the US.

¨I have always been a very shy person,¨she explains. ¨ I have tried to overcome this throughout my life by putting myself in situations where I would be uncomfortable, like acting, and public speaking”. At 24, Kimberly is currently studying public health (health policy).