Congratulations Grads! EvCC Graduation is June 13

Press Release

Release Date: June 4, 2014

Contact: EvCC Student Activities, 425-388-9561, Parks Student Union Room 209

Everett Community College Graduation is June 13

EVERETT, WA – Everett Community College will celebrate graduating students and honor outstanding graduates at the EvCC 2014 Commencement at 7 p.m. June 13 at EvCC’s Student Fitness Center. 

Doors open at the Student Fitness Center, 2206 Tower St., at 6 p.m. Admission is by ticket only. 

EvCC’s Henry M. Jackson Conference Center will be available as an alternate viewing location for those without tickets. For the first time, graduation will also be streamed live on the web from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. June 13. Go to and click on watch graduation live.

In 2013-14, more than 2,000 students will graduate from EvCC with a degree or certificate. About 400 students are expected to participate in commencement including student speaker Megan Brewer.

Brewer, of Marysville, graduates from Marysville Getchell High School and EvCC this year. At EvCC, she served as the ASB Vice President of Administration, a member of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society, president of the Drama club, president of the Writing club and participated in EvCC’s honors program. 

She’s graduating from EvCC with an associate in arts and sciences degree and is transferring to the University of Washington, where she’ll participate in the UW’s Honors program with a double major in English Literature and Classical Studies in the hopes of becoming an English Literature professor someday.

EvCC will also honor 25 outstanding graduates chosen by faculty at a ceremony earlier in the day. (See below). 

Outside food and drinks, helium balloons, strollers, car/baby seats, tripods and air horns are not permitted in EvCC’s Student Fitness Center. Limited reserved ADA seating and wheelchair accessible seating will be available. For hearing impaired guests and graduates, sign language interpretation will be provided, and FM machines will be available at the Guest Services Counter at the main entrance.

For more information, visit or contact Student Activities at 425-388-9561.

Everett Community College’s 2014 Outstanding Graduates 

Faculty members nominate and select outstanding graduates in each of the college’s instructional divisions. Outstanding graduates are recognized with a medallion and a certificate of award. 

Emerald J. Adams, Photography, Sultan
Dana R. Arenz, Communications, Marysville
Melania C. Baublitz, Criminal Justice, Arlington
Kyle R. Carlson, Engineering, Lynnwood
Ka Ying “Sapphire” Chan, Journalism, Everett
Marina     S. Chernichenko, World Languages, Tulalip
Jasmin M. Chigbrow, Youth Re-Engagement, Arlington
Eddy A. Dick, Precision Machining, Marysville
Amy M. Felt, Engineering, Mount Vernon
Kelli L. Geiszler, Social Sciences, Everett
Anne    R. George, Early Childhood Education, Everett
Robert    E. Greene, Medical Assisting, Everett
Keely N. Hagen, Human Development, Snohomish
Creigh    Amanda S. Haring, Education, Arlington
Kysen    E. Henderson,    English, Snohomish
Angela    D. Larsh, Nursing, Everett
Joshua    K. Nazarian, Mathematics, Lake Stevens
Carl J. Pearson, Information Technology, Lake Stevens
Emily M. Reed, Cosmetology, Snohomish
Flora A. Salto Vasquez, Developmental Education, Everett
Mackensie M. Shaw, Nutrition, Everett
Veronica Holguin Sheflo, Business Technology, Lake Stevens
Lisa Jo Smith, Accounting, Arlington
Samson M. Smith, Chemistry, Everett
Jolie D. Waldrop, Medical Assisting, Everett