Southeast Confers 570 Degrees at December Commencement

Photo of Commencement at Southeast

Degrees were conferred on 570 students during December commencement exercises held Dec. 15 at Southeast Missouri State University.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Jan. 25, 2008 – Degrees were conferred on 570 students during December commencement exercises held Dec. 15 at Southeast Missouri State University.

Kathryn Swan, chair of the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education and president and owner of JCS/TEL-LINK in Cape Girardeau, presented the commencement address.

A list of graduating students follows.

ADVANCE Jared J. Huffman – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum Laude Heath L. Robins – Bachelor of Science – Major, AgribusinessAFFTON Carla R. Ibarra – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies – Graduated Cum Laude Erin M. O’Brien – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Tara L. Sandretto – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicatonALTENBURG Colby L. Palisch – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12ANNAPOLIS Lisa A. Rutter-Gray – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, English EducationARCADIA Kirstin Dennis – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders – Graduated Cum LaudeARNOLD Jennifer L. Belmar – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Jessica R. Hackerson – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Christopher R. Hummel – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology Phillip E. Weaver – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Tricia N. Weckback – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance – Graduated Cum Laude Christina M. Yochum – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesBALLWIN Katie McCabe – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Doug M. Sicking – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationBELLEVIEW Sheena L. Cox – Bachelor of Science – Major, Economics – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeBENTON Christine E. Beardslee – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Theatre & Dance Cindy A. White – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesBERKELEY Katon A. Stephenson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationBERNIE Miranda B. Grindstaff – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum Laude Kacie E. Karnes – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Lesley A. O’Daniel – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, NursingBLOOMFIELD John E. Durham – Bachelor of Science – Major, Computer Science Kristina J. Twaddell – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationBLUE SPRINGS Courtney Shalon – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English: Writing – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeBONNE TERRE Jodi L. Motley – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Brandon T. Robinson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Political ScienceBOONVILLE Sarah E. Rau – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicatonBRAGG CITY Lucian W. Boggs – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesBRIDGETON Robert Neil – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Biology Education Brent A. Sims – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing: Marketing MgmtBROOKFIELD Jenna Dobrzenski – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyBROSLEY Summer L. Sumrall – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesCALEDONIA Christopher M. Woods – Bachelor of Science – Major, BiologyCAMPBELL Ashley N. Carson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Rachel D. Vincent – Specialist in Education – Major, Specialist/Educational Admin – Graduated with Academic DistinctionCAPE GIRARDEAU Tara S. Allee – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Dana L. Bailey – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English Lance A. Banken – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jennifer L. Barnhart – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Molli Beard – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Erin C. Bradley – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work – Graduated Cum Laude Dexter W. Brown-Robinson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jason J. Bruenderman – Master of Business Administration – Major, Financial Management Madeline Bucher – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Engin Cansiz – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Teri M. Carr – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Adam W. Casper – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Marjorie R. Cavey – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Cum Laude Juanita Coleman – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies James K. Cook – Master of Arts – Major, Higher Education Administration – Graduated with Academic Distinction Stacy M. Cummings – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Victoria L. Dacus – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Nicholas B. Davis – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology Robbie J. Davis – Master of Science – Major, Industrial Management – Graduated with Academic Distinction Dharshaka Dias – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mathematics – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Adam A. Dillingham – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness Jean Domagni – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mathematics Juliette S. Domagni – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems Rachel D. Durham – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Leslie L. Evans-Hedge – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Brogan J. Evanson – Master of Arts – Major, Higher Education Administration – Graduated with Academic Distinction Christina Farden – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies – Graduated Cum Laude Kyle J. Feldmann – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Freeman C. Fouts – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English Angela R. Francis – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies – Graduated Cum Laude Luz A. Garcia – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Emily L. Garner – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Biology Education – Graduated Cum Laude Adam Garrett – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Cum Laude Jeremy M. Glastetter – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Daniel K. Halley – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Cum Laude Grethel D. Hassell – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Katie A. Jenkins – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Deanna K. Johnston – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Amy J. Kester – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Andrea Koeper – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Lindsey D. Koetting – Certificate Program (2 Years) – Major, Administrative Assistant Mindy L. Krebs – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Chris M. Lakenburger – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Garrett D. Lambert – Associate of Applied Science in Computer Technology – Major, Computer Technology Courtney J. Lawson – Master of Arts – Major, Human Environmental Studies Larry J. Littrell – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Brandon W. Lohmeier – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems David B. Marxer – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English Leah B. McCoy – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Jason M. McDonald – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Linda M. Meadows – Specialist in Education – Major, Counseling Education – Graduated with Academic Distinction Shaelyne C. Meadows – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Art Education – Graduated Cum Laude Yayoi Mori – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems – Graduated Cum Laude Leslie A. Mosby – Master of Arts – Major, Community Counseling – Graduated with Academic Distinction Andrea N. Myers – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jennifer N. Nedilnycky – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Michelle L. Nedilnycky – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Erin L. Oberhaus – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness Katie L. O’Brien – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Chelsey Oliver – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders – Graduated Cum Laude Sarah A. Perry – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Colin J. Priest – Master of Natural Science – Major, Biology – Graduated with Academic Distinction Chad G. Proffer – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Benjamin H. Ra – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mathematics Andrew P. Ralls – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Marcus M. Renaud – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems Ben R. Ressel – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jessica M. Reynolds – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Cum Laude Hugh B. Rhodes – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Katherine A. Richardson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Economics Zachary C. Roberts – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Cum Laude Chad A. Rollins – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Laura M. Ruppel – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Magna CumLaude Austin W. Russell – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Yuka Sato – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Administrative Systems Management Timothy J. Schmitt – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 – Graduated Cum Laude Manish Shrestha – Bachelor of Science – Major, Applied Computer Science Mary S. Siebert – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Andrea R. Slaten – Master of Arts – Major, History – Graduated with Academic Distinction Denise A. Stewart – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Brandon K. Streiler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Recreation – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Suhail Taj – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Mao-Hung Tien – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Kelly L. Tummins – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Jaime L. Vines – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Lance H. West – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum Laude Joshua G. Westrich – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Lonnie J. Williford – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Jenna L. Wishart – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood Education Timothy G. Wolff – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Rodney G. Worthington – Associate of Applied Science in Computer Technology – Major, Computer Technology Ying Y. Yip – Master of Business Administration – Major, AccountingCARUTHERSVILLE Kimberly A. Clayton – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Holly J. Wallace – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationCHAFFEE Brittney A. Bennett – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Jaimie S. Cannon – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Jessica M. Diebold – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Rhonda K. Parker – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Wes A. Sanders – Master of Natural Science – Major, BiologyCHARLESTON Deyishia L. Clark – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Andrew B. Defield – Bachelor of Science – Major, Computer Information Systems – Graduated Cum Laude Elizabeth L. Renaud – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Thomas-Ann B. Story – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality Management Garrett J. Stricker – Master of Business Administration – Major, General Management Bobbie J. Wiggins – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies – Graduated Cum LaudeCHESTERFIELD Erik J. Jameson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology Joseph A. McMullen – Master of Natural Science – Major, BiologyCOLUMBIA Evan M. Hiatt – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Corey M. King – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeCRYSTAL CITY Erin N. Rothweiler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Sport Management – Graduated Cum LaudeDE SOTO Rachel E. Null – Bachelor of Music – Major, Performance – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeDESLOGE Ashley M. Deason – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Exceptional Child – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeDEXTER Candice Adams – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum Laude William A. Dooley – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Kelly A. Fields-Wilburn – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Brandon A. Machen – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Stephanie A. Moeller – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Wawanna D. Nehrkorn – Master of Arts – Major, Exceptional Child – Graduated with Academic Distinction Randy Shelton – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesDONIPHAN Leann N. Mathis – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum Laude Tammy Robinett – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationEAST PRAIRIE Tricia M. Blake – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Stacy M. Hall – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Magen Jones – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Christopher D. Kuykendall – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Danielle L. Summerlott – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Organizational Administration Morgan L. Thurman – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work – Graduated Cum Laude Adrienne Thurmond – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work – Graduated Cum LaudeELLISVILLE Cassandra L. Sissom – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeESSEX Jason E. Josupait – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Jonathan R. Williamson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesEUREKA Edin Jusufovic – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyFAGUS Lester M. Elkins – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeFARMINGTON Cody G. Christopher – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Biology Education Gregory J. Collins – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Jason W. Crites – Master of Natural Science – Major, Biology Lori A. England – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Adminstration and Supervision – Graduated with Academic Distinction Shelly D. Fountain-Chase – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Joseph L. Goff – Bachelor of Science – Major, Political Science – Graduated Cum Laude Christy D. Jones – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology David A. Jones – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Rebekah E. Smith – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Heather D. Weiss – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Administration and Supervision – Graduated with Academic DistinctionFENTON Anna N. Christakos – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies William A. Day – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Jessica L. Dobbs – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Jasmin Hosic – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Nathalie R. Pogue – Master of Natural Science – Major, Biology Tyler C. Strubbe – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Billy R. Thurlkill – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Edward F. Ucinski – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesFERGUSON Kenya R. Holloway – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English Heather Taylor – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationFESTUS Kristen G. Courtois – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Erica K. Dickerson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Corporate Communication Tyler M. Fenwick – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Joseph R. Roussin – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Melissa S. Smith – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Patricia A. Wirth – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal JusticeFISK Chad T. Buttrey – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyFLORISSANT Courtney M. Barnes – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Angie M. Dobynes – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Claiborne Doze – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Brittney R. Harris – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Deanna L. Heuring – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Exceptional Child Andrew M. Huggins – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Brandon D. Kern – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Errol M. Tate – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyFREDERICKTOWN Cheyenna D. Heifner – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Administration and Supervision – Graduated with Academic Distinction Anthony M. Minghi – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Leonard S. Wanner – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesGIDEON Brandy J. Grissom – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, NursingHAYTI Brea M. Treat – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Max A. Wallace – Bachelor of Science – Major, AgribusinessHIGH RIDGE Dustin J. Schnable – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Timothy M. Stiefferman – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyHILLSBORO Brandy S. Brooks – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication – Graduated Cum Laude Amy L. Meyer – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communicaton Keith J. Woodland – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyHOLCOMB Jennifer S. Hellebusch – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Jimmy C. Massey – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesIBERIA Carrie L. Martin – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated with Academic DistinctionIMPERIAL Amy L. Faulkenberry – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood Education Edward W. Graef – Bachelor of Science – Major, Physics – Graduated Cum Laude Justin M. Lieser – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 Andrew M. Watson – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information SystemsJACKSON Kimberly D. Anderson – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Spanish Education – Graduated Cum Laude Rodney A. Barnes – Master of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Lisa R. Bequette – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology Adam C. Bollinger – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Heather L. Boyles – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Kristen D. Bundy – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, German Education Benjamin T. Chaney – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Michelle N. Davis – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting – Graduated Cum Laude Meredith Detring – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Gail E. Estes – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Cody L. Farrow – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Megan L. Hager – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Cristie E. Hampton – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Craig E. Harris – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Joseph T. Head – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mathematics – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Brandy J. Hodges – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Leah M. Hottes – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Daniel M. Johnson – Master of Arts – Major, Community Counseling – Graduated with Academic Distinction Matthew A. Kahle – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Cammie G. Kaminskey – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Jessica A. Koeper – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Scott A. Lang – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness Christina M. Leimer – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Corey D. May – Bachelor of Science – Major, Engineering Technology Bryan D. McAlister – Master of Arts – Major, Community Counseling Jeremie Nothdurft – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusines – Graduated Cum Laude Christina L. Poirrier – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum Laude Leslie A. Pourney – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, English Education – Graduated Cum Laude Bethany P. Preusser – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusines Joanna M. Rhodes – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technolog Natalie A. Ruesler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness Aaron L. Sadler – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Brian Shaver – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Peyton P. Sims – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Stephen W. Smith – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Philosophy – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Michael P. Snyder – Master of Public Administration – Major, Community Wellness & Leisure – Graduated with Academic Distinction Kimberly J. Straedey – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Enviromental Studies Courtney Urhahn – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 Jennifer A. Vandeven – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Phillip D. Wichern – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness Joshua F. Windeknecht – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesJEFFERSON CITY Melissa M. Gottschalk – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Cum Laude Alan D. Spears – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies – Graduated Cum LaudeJOPLIN Jessica C. Davidson – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationKELSO Ashley R. Reinagel – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum Laude Katie S. Ressel – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environ Studies – Graduated Cum Laude Jennifer J. Rukstad – Master of Science – Major, Criminal Justice – Graduated with Academic DistinctionKENNETT Haley A. Bracey – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Brian A. Branum – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Stacy L. Carter – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Selena M. Gorman – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Deborah R. Green – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Heather L. Harris – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Tammy L. Neel – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Kenneth C. Rickman – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Amy E. Rickman-Davis – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum Laude Michael L. Turnbow – Bachelor of Science – Major, PsychologyKEWANEE Jonathan H. Hendricks – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationKIRKWOOD Christopher S. Farkas – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Spanish Ashley C. Sturgeon – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicatonLEOPOLD Sandra M. Davis – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Joann R. James – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Barbara A. Macke – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Josh A. Van de Ven – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology – Graduated Cum LaudeMALDEN Traci L. Boyle – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Melanie J. Durham – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Lacey H. Winchester – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationMANCHESTER Jennifer M. Kastan – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Lisa C. Reinke – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood EducationMARBLE HILL Margaret M. Gray – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Amber M. Mock – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Joseph W. Ridings – Master of Natural Science – Major, BiologyMARYLAND HEIGHTS Ryan T. Underwood – Bachelor of Science – Major, Recreation Erin S. Whalen – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work – Graduated Cum LaudeMILLERSVILLE Karen R. Davis – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Cara L. Englishbee – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality ManagementMINERAL POINT Laura A. Huff – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Administration Supervision – Graduated with Academic Distinction Susan E. Rousan – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Political Science – Graduated Cum LaudeMOREHOUSE Bethany S. Sloan – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationNEW MADRID Melissa Eddy – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders Christine E. Jones – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationOAK RIDGE Kathy M. Mangels – Master of Arts – Major, Higher Education Administration – Graduated with Academic DistinctionO’FALLON Lyle Aldridge – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Christopher D. Broyles – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Mathematics Education – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Ryan G. Cheek – Bachelor of Science – Major, Engineering Technology Jacob M. Daugherty – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Maria C. Dominguez – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management Ryan M. Miller – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Anthony L. Williams – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyORAN Todd G. Brucker – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems – Graduated Cum Laude Trey R. Graviett – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology – Graduated Cum Laude Kellee H. Holmes – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, NursingPARK HILLS Michael A. Bowers – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social StudiesPARMA Laura M. Pavy – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum Laude Melanie R. Pavy – Master of Arts – Major, HistoryPATTON Zachary C. Leible – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Cum LaudePERRYVILLE Kyle D. Abell – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology Jessica N. Behrle – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice – Graduated Cum Laude Jennifer A. Duvall – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Business Education – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Tahnee R. Farrar – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Anthropology Stephanie K. Hoehn – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood Education – Graduated Cum Laude Leticia M. Kelley – Master of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Sandra K. Lane – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Organizational Administration – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Sara E. Lappe – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Heather M. Laurentius – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Lisa A. Myers – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Brittany L. Newell – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Heather K. Schubert – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Shawn A. Statler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Sport Management Robyn K. Valleroy – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Samuel L. Zahner – Bachelor of Science – Major, RecreationPEVELY Mark A. Horn – Master of Business Administration – Major, Financial Management Kurt A. Schlette – Bachelor of Science – Major, RecreationPIEDMONT Bobby D. Montgomery – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School Education – Graduated Cum Laude Carlotta M. Warmack – Bachelor of Science – Major, PsychologyPOCAHONTAS Jennifer Kasten – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, ManagementPOPLAR BLUFF Bethann E. Berry – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Jamie I. Casey – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Shawn L. Dean – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Shelly J. Dunn – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School Education Kevin R. Hall – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology Matthew B. Luecke – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Lane B. Moore – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice David J. Rose – Specialist in Education – Major, Specialist/Educational Administration – Graduated with Academic Distinction Dewayne Stanfill – Bachelor of Science – Major, Engineering Technology Cassie A. Wineman – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, English EducationPORTAGE DES SIOUX Hope L. Diamond – Cox – Master of Natural Science – Major, BiologyPORTAGEVILLE Judy A. Faulk – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Angela L. LunBeck – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School Education – Graduated Cum Laude Christina L. Saenz – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Daniel J. Scherer – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health ManagementPOTOSI Richard K. Alvers – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesQULIN Kathleen Fain – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School EducationROLLA Megan C. Whites – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationsSAPPINGTON Catrina R. Dittmann – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Exceptional Child – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeSAVANNAH Callie J. Fleming – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeSCOTT CITY Christopher Bradshaw – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Lance M. Dohogne – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Managementc – Graduated Cum Laude Ashley N. Estes – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Michael P. Heuring – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Richard Lashmet – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Political Science Jerri D. Moore – Master of Arts – Major, Community Counseling – Graduated with Academic Distinction Rachel L. Palisch – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Aaron W. Simmers – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Cynthia F. Tew – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School Education – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeSEDGEWICKVILLE Sherry A. Ash – Bachelor of Science – Major, PsychologySENATH Joshua D. Payne – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesSIKESTON Leslie D. Bryant – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Whitney N. Chasteen – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Art Education Candace E. Ellis – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Dana L. Green – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work Crystal T. Hammon – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Shannon L. Harris-Landers – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Megan L. Nelson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Sherri S. Payne – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Adrian L. Porter – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Kathryn R. Teachout – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Donna J. Tucker – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Rhonda L. Williams – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social WorkSPARTA Tena R. Wheeler – Master of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated with Academic DistinctionSPRINGFIELD Anna J. Glover – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environ StudiesST. CHARLES Sara L. Burkemper – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies – Graduated Cum Laude Kristy D. Cross – Bachelor of Science – Major, Environmental Science Kasey Hemsath – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Kelly A. Hoffman – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Zachary Penrod – Bachelor of Fine Arts – Major, Art James M. Peters – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 Katie Peters – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood Education Aaron Potter – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Finance Megan E. Salmi – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Middle School Education – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeST. LOUIS Emily A. Blessing – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology Michael W. Collins – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Rebecca N. Creel – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Exceptional Child – Graduated Cum Laude Christopher T. Debolt – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justic Katie A. Defilio – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jennifer M. Dunn – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Sarah C. Frahm – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Carlisha J. Francis – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Matthew T. Gibson – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Social Studies Christopher D. Goetter – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Tyrone M. Gordon – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Mass Communication Jacqueline A. Grahl – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing Holly S. Haskenhoff – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Meredith R. Heaton – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Julie K. Hunkins – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality Management – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Jamie M. Kaiser – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Anthropology – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Tiffany M. Kalkbrenner – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Lizbeth A. Kehlenbrink – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality Management Katie M. Lorusso – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environ Studies – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Michael F. Lorusso – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Jen E. McCausland – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, English Education – Graduated Cum Laude Kathryn L. McHale – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environ Studies Stephanie J. Moore – Bachelor of Science – Major, Political Science Damien D. Myers – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology Christopher D. Nebel – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality Management Joseph F. Nickerson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Stacey M. Pauk – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Jeffrey T. Pike – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Amanda A. Price – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Cum Laude Jacquelyn M. Rhomberg – Bachelor of Science – Major, Economics – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Adam L. Schneider – Bachelor of Fine Arts – Major, Art Duke E. Snider – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology Katherine E. Stemmler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management Danielle A. Swallow – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Mathematics Education Stephanie A. Terry – Bachelor of Fine Arts – Major, Art Ashley L. Vancamp – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Stephanie D. Volz – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Tiffany A. White – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Joanna D. Wilcox – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Sara A. Ziegler – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication DisordersST. MARY Jenna L. Christisen – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management – Graduated Summa Cum Laude David M. Kreitler – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Sarah E. Mattingly – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environ Studies – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeST. PETERS Kaleena M. Craft – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Mathematics Education – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Katherine R. Williams – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, International Business Michael D. Winkler – Master of Science – Major, Industrial ManagementSTE. GENEVIEVE Nicole M. Grass – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Colleen A. Kuehn – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum Laude Leslie A. Morice – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management Leslie A. Roth – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Bradley P. Shuh – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Marketing Erin M. Stoll – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 Shane D. Wolk – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial Technology – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeSTEELE Jeanne D. Dent – Master of Arts – Major, School Counseling Mandy M. Williamson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication DisordersSULLIVAN Emma L. Franklin – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeVAN BUREN Kelly J. Jenkins – Specialist in Education – Major, Specialist/Educational Administration – Graduated with Academic Distinction Dakota Turley – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum LaudeVILLA RIDGE Adrienne E. Buhr – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education Wende D. Ouellette – Bachelor of Science – Major, AgribusinessWAPPAPELLO Cindy K. Crabb – Master of Arts – Major, Elementary Administration and Supervision – Graduated with Academic Distinction Megan D. Null – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Kenneth A. Warren – Bachelor of Science – Major, BiologyWASHINGTON Laura C. Noelke – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Sarah Verelst – Bachelor of Science – Major, Psychology – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeWHITEWATER Sarah J. Cook – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Organizational Administration – Graduated Magna Cum Laude Wilma Y. Fluegge – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Management Information Systems Karron M. Kidd – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies – Graduated Cum LaudeWILDWOOD Amber Shuh – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass Communication Nicholas D. Zeiser – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, MarketingFLAGSTAFF, ARIZ. Kaci A. Heins – Master of Arts – Major, Secondary Education – Graduated with Academic DistinctionLUXORA, ARK. Monica Taylor – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social WorkPIGGOTT, ARK. Sherri L. Wright – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationPOLLARD, ARK. Veleda J. Langley – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationFALLBROOK, CALIF. Nicholas W. Ferguson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal JusticeHUNTINGTON BEACH, Jessica N. Simmons – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationLAGUNA NIGUEL, CALIF. Brent J. Lawson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesRANCHO SANTA MARGARI, CALIF. Clemente P. Bonilla – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesBOULDER, COLO. Chad R. Pennington – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesALTON, ILL. Joseph B. Schranck – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health ManagementANNA, ILL. Trisha L. Myers – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice – Graduated Cum LaudeBELLEVILLE, ILL. Megan E. Pirson – Bachelor of Science – Major, Criminal Justice Tiffany J. Tauchert – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Cum LaudeBREESE, ILL. Cole A. Grapperhaus – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12CAIRO, ILL. Brittney B. Baldwin – Bachelor of Science – Major, PsychologyCARLINVILLE, ILL. Matthew D. Carter – Bachelor of Science – Major, Sport Management – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeCHESTER, ILL. David L. Evelsizer – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies Casey R. Peters – Bachelor of Science – Major, Communication Disorders – Graduated Cum LaudeCHICAGO, ILL. Michele R. Metych – Bachelor of Arts – Major, English – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeCOBDEN, ILL. Mandy L. Williams – Bachelor of Science – Major, AgribusinessCOLLINSVILLE, ILL. Jason B. Penrod – Bachelor of Fine Arts – Major, Design/Technology OptionCOLUMBIA, ILL. Brooke S. Culler – Bachelor of Arts – Major, History – Graduated Summa Cum Laude Rachele C. Starr – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesDU QUOIN, ILL. Blake E. Bullock – Bachelor of Fine Arts – Major, ArtEAST ALTON, ILL. Trudy V. Neely – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyEDWARDSVILLE, ILL. Ellen K. Shaw – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesEFFINGHAM, ILL. Taryn S. Leuschke – Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Major, Nursing – Graduated Cum LaudeFREEBURG, ILL. Claudia Favre – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Enviromental Studies – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeHIGHLAND, ILL. Mike R. Wells – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyJOLIET, ILL. Kia D. White – Bachelor of Science – Major, Mass CommunicationJONESBORO, ILL. Amanda K. Barnhart – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Major, Accounting Jennifer A. Jackson – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary EducationMILLER CITY, ILL. Leslie R. Thompson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesNASHVILLE, ILL. Ryan J. Droege – Bachelor of Arts – Major, EnglishO’FALLON, ILL. Kristina M. Joy – Bachelor of Science – Major, Biology Kirk K. Nesbit – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Spanish – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeOLIVE BRANCH, ILL. Shannon Bigham – Bachelor of Arts – Major, ArtPRAIRIE DU ROCHER, ILL. Emily C. Curten – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Biology Education – Graduated Cum Laude George Jones – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyQUINCY, ILL. Brie A. McDonald – Bachelor of Science – Major, Hospitality Management – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeRED BUD, ILL. Kristin Henne – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental Studies Casey L. Sheets – Bachelor of Science – Major, Agribusiness – Graduated Cum Laude Kristen L. Shields – Bachelor of Science – Major, Human Environmental StudiesROSICLARE, ILL. Marci R. Gibbs – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health ManagementSALEM, ILL. Tyler M. Murphy – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologySMITHTON, ILL. Jennifer N. Vallero – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Elementary Education – Graduated Summa Cum LaudeSPARTA, ILL. Brittany R. Boston – Bachelor of Science in Education – Major, Early Childhood Education – Graduated Cum Laude Eric H. North – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeWATERLOO, ILL. Elizabeth A. Kohlmeier – Bachelor of Science – Major, Social Work – Graduated Cum LaudeWEST FRANKFORT, ILL. Stacy D. Gardner – Master of Science in Nursing – Major, NursingWHEELING, ILL. Stephanie M. Mata – Bachelor of Science in Education (High School) – Major, Physical Education K-12 – Graduated Cum LaudeWOLF LAKE, ILL. Matthew C. Lambdin – Bachelor of Science – Major, AgribusinessINDIANAPOLIS, IND. Monte L. Gordon – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesBOAZ, KY. Brian J. Whitehead – Master of Natural Science – Major, Biology – Graduated with Academic DistinctionBIOLOXI, MISS. Terrick D. Willoughby – Bachelor of Science – Major, Industrial TechnologyKEARNEY, NEB. Levi M. Hadley – Bachelor of Arts – Major, Philosophy – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeFREDONIA, N.Y. Erik M. Barkley – Master of Science – Major, Nutrition & Exercise ScienceMASON, OHIO Derek R. Graves – Bachelor of Science – Major, RecreationMUSKOGEE, OKLA. Prince L. Anderson – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General StudiesCHESAPEAKE, VA. Julia R. Lufcy – Bachelor of General Studies – Major, General Studies – Graduated Cum LaudeGERMANY Erik Helmboldt – Master of Business Administration – Major, International Business – Graduated with Academic DistinctionGUAM Kenneth B. Duenas – Master of Arts – Major, Teaching English to Speakers of Other LanguagesJAPAN Yuko Hasegawa – Bachelor of Science – Major, Health Management – Graduated Magna Cum LaudeNEPAL Arbind Rawal – Master of Business Administration – Major, General Management