Pamela Stephey came to the United States from Costa Rica to continue her education and open up opportunities for a better life. She has been quite busy lately, both in her studies and in her personal life. Pamela is a medical assisting and phlebotomy student at NSCC and recently earned U.S. citizenship. She greatly appreciates the love and support she has received along the way from NSCC faculty and from her family. Pamela plans to use her Northwest State education to become a medical interpreter.