WHY I CHOSE COLBY: "I chose Colby because of the tight-knit community, liberal arts education, and the opportunity to ski race collegiately."
INTERNSHIP/WORK EXPERIENCE: "Most recently I worked as a Solar Advisor Intern at a solar company based in Vermont. Before that, I worked on a small organic berry farm in Charlotte, Vermont and as a camp counselor of Stowe Dryland Ski Camp."
MOST MEMORABLE TEAM EXPERIENCE: "My most memorable experience was racing in the UVM Carnival in Stowe, VT because it is where I grew up training and it was exciting to be able to race on my home hill."
MAJOR: Environmental Science, Economics
2017 season highlights: Klinkenberg finished fourth in the Wes Marco slalom event and finished 37th at the Okemo FIS meet in giant slalom. She competed in all the Eastern Intercollegiate Sking Association (EISA) carnivals.