University of Washington
Juneau-Douglas High School
Pelle is majoring in neurobiology. She wants to become a doctor so that she can help provide better healthcare to people who truly need it. She has career shadowed at Barttlet Regional Hospital, watching how physicians work in a variety of fields so that she can have a better idea about which field of medicine she will pursue. A member of the Academic Decathalon, she won first place in the Speech and Interview category, and placed in the top ten in every other category at the event. It is her wish to help people live freely of disease that has inspired her to go into medicine.