Yong Hee "Garris" Egbert



She spent most of her time earning her B.S. in Political Science whilst living overseas, but will be continuing her M.A. in Deaf Studies: Language and Human Rights at Gallaudet, beginning this fall.


Working mostly as an Educational Interpreter since 2012, Garris also enjoys teaching sign language at the local community colleges prior to moving to Virginia this summer.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Reading (with coffee in-hand)
  • Volunteer work (prior to a stop at the local cafe)
  • Taking her kids to the ice cream parlor (for coffee-flavored ice cream, naturally)
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