Years in care: Spent 7 years in foster care
Htet Htet entered the United States as a young girl when her parents were imprisoned in Southeast Asia. Later, she was removed from the care of extended family and entered foster care. Htet found security, love and guidance with her foster family. She is currently pursuing a Psychology degree at Northwestern State University. Htet serves as a Senator in the Student Government Association and is a member of Phi Mu Fraternity. She plans to attend graduate school with the goal of becoming a clinical psychologist. Htet works as a Peer Support Representative providing foster youth who have aged out with services; she sees her role as a way to give back to the program that supported her. In her spare time, Htet enjoys painting, wakeboarding, snowboarding and loves traveling; she has been to thirteen different countries. Htet describes herself as outgoing, compassionate and someone who enjoys taking every opportunity she is given.
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