Uyanga E. Uka attended Green River College from 2008-2019 and transferred to the University of Washington. She majored in accounting and then obtained an MBA from the University of Fiance and Economics of Mongolia. She now works as a tax professional with a global mining firm.
"I am not the shy girl I was when I first arrived. I have friends from all over the world, even places I never knew existed. I have a lot more confidence, I am a lot more independent and I am not afraid to pursue my dreams".–Kiki van Essen - The Netherlands