Ayush Manandhar is a junior at Westminster College, MO currently majoring in Transnational Studies and Economics. Ayush is currently a Student Ambassador and a Westminster Seminar Mentor at Westminster College. Having travelled widely and having seen people face widespread poverty and disparity, Ayush is motivated to uplift the lives of millions of underprivileged people around the world. He has worked with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme and Winrock International where he assisted the disadvantaged in Nepal to increase economic opportunities. He has also worked as a teacher for the University of Cambridge Young Learner's English in Nepal where he taught over 150 students. Ayush strongly believes that people who follow their dreams, and work with passion along with dedication, can change the world for the better.