Student Success Leaders

  • Bethany Bailey

     Bethany  Bailey

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major/Minor: Journalism and Public Relations

    Involvement: Second year Student Success Leader, Serial Department Library Student Worker, Delta Alpha Pi member, French Club member, former writer for The Penn, Coalition for Christian Outreach Leader

    Hometown: New Kensington, PA

    Fun Fact: I bake some pretty good cookies!

    Hope Kiehl

     Hope  Kiehl

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Senior

    Major/Minor: Family and Consumer Science Education (Minors: Elementary and Middle Level Mathematics and Child Development and Family Relations)

    Involvement: Student Worker at the Major and Career Exploration Center and second year Student Success Leader, Vice President of the Family and Consumer Science Student Association

    Hometown: Lancaster, PA

     

    Fun Fact: I can spell Supercalifragilisticexpialidocius!

    Hannah Larson

     Hannah  Larson

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major/Minor: Nursing

    Involvement: Student Worker at the Major and Career Exploration Center and second year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Dingmans Ferry, PA

    Fun Fact: I can do a one handed cartwheel!

    Mikayla Lovelace

     Mikayla  Lovelace

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major:/Minor: Chemistry/pre-pharmacy

    Involvement: LEAD Peer Mentor, NAACP member, Fellowship of Christian Athletes member, second year Student Success Leader, Women's Basketball player

    Hometown: Leechburg, PA

    Fun Fact: I was Time's Person of the Year in 2006!

    Taylor Friedman

     Taylor  Friedman

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Sophomore

    Major/Minor: Accounting and Economics

    Involvement:First year Student Success Leader, Eberly Navigator, Student Accounting Association, Economics Club, and Social Chair in Phi Gamma Nu

    Hometown: Pleasant Hills, PA

    Fun Fact: I was an intern for a CDC researching center after I graduated high school!

     

    Tracy Haddad

     Tracy  Haddad

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Sophomore

    Major/Minor: Marketing

    Involvement: American Marketing Association, Chess club, first year Student Success Leader, Eberly Navigator

    Hometown: Beaver Falls, PA

    Fun Fact: I have dual citizenship with Russia and the United States!

    Steven Lomax

     Steven  Lomax

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Sophomore

    Major/Minor: Emergency and Disaster Management

    Involvement Director of Internal Affairs, Student Government Association, Peer Mentor, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

    Fun Fact: Toured every island on the Greek coast!

    Reona Pena

     Reona  Pena

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Sophomore

    Major/Minor: Exercise Science-Allied Health

    Involvement: Student Success Leader, STATIC member, Organ Donation Awareness member, Best Buddies member, Resident Assistant, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Reading, PA

    Fun Fact: One of my favorite quotes is, "Comparison is the thief of joy"!

    Gabriella Petrarca

     Gabriella  Petrarca

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major/Minor: Music Education (Voice)

    Involvement: First year Student Success Leader, PCMEA, University Chorale, IUP Musical Theater and Opera Productions, Music Theater Ensemble

    Hometown: Altoona, PA

    Fun Fact: I love theater, and I have been involved in over 17 productions since middle school!

    Heidi Plant

     Heidi  Plant

    Student Success Leader

    Year: First Year Grad Student

    Major/Minor: Mathematics Education

    Involvement; IUP Women's Ice Hockey, Math Club, Kappa Mu Epsilon, S-COAM Peer Leader, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Wexford, PA

    Fun Fact: Hiked 600 miles across Spain for a study abroad opportunity. The trail was called El Camino de Santiago!

    Lillian Rauss

     Lillian  Rauss

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Senior

    Major/Minor: Social Studies Education, History

    Involvement: History Club, Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternit, Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, German Club, History Department Ambassador, Career and Professional Development Center, Crimson Guide, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Indiana, PA

    Fun Fact: I have been to Germany on two separate occasions!

    Cassidie Shultz

     Cassidie  Shultz

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Senior

    Major/Minor: Special Education

    Involvement: Head Resident Assistant, KDP member, Delta Alpha Pi member,Student Advisory Council for College of Education and Communication, first year Student Success Leader, Major and Career Exploration Center student worker

    Hometown: Johnstown, PA

    Fun Fact: I am a certified Scuba Diver!

    Jayden Thomas

     Jayden  Thomas

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Sophomore

    Major/Minor: Marketing

    Involvement: IUP men's track and field, Programming Coordinator of Sigma Chi Fraternity's Eta Omicron chapter, American Marketing Association, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Uniontown, PA

    Fun Fact: I was my high school's senior class president!

    Sarah Troxell

     Sarah  Troxell

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major/Minor: Interior Design

    Involvement: First year Student Success Leader, Student leader in Cru (Campus Ministry), Event Coordinator for Cure international at IUP, and Peer Mentor this upcoming academic year

    Hometown: Woodward, PA

    Fun Fact: I grew up on an Apple Orchard!

    Abby Williams

     Abby  Williams

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Junior

    Major/Minor: Chemistry with a minor in Mathematics

    Involvement: First year Student Success Leader, Student leader in Cru (Campus Ministry), Crimson Guide, SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics), Chemistry lab prepper

    Hometown: Liberty, PA

    Fun Fact: I was named Miss Congeniality at the 2018 Pennsylvania State Laurel Festival!

    Jonathan Worthington

     Jonathan  Worthington

    Student Success Leader

    Year: Senior

    Major/Minor: Math Education and Educational Psychology

    Involvement: Math Club, Undergraduate Assistant, first year Student Success Leader

    Hometown: Pipersville, PA

    Fun Fact: I can solve a Rubik's Cub in one minute and four seconds!