Park University Kansas City Area December 2014 Graduates Announced

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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Commencement December 2014Park University held its December 2014 Kansas City Area Commencement ceremony on Dec. 13 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo. More than 400 Park University students were eligible to graduate — 163 students received a master’s degree or graduate certificate, and 247 students receive a bachelor’s degree, associate degree or undergraduate certificate.

LIST OF GRADUATE DEGREES CONFERRED

(Name, Hometown [High school attended or city originally from, if known], Degree Concentration [if applicable])

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
          •  Brian K. Arbegast, Cheyenne, Wyo., Business Administration
          •  Kamal Baghirov, Shahbuz, Azerbaijan, Finance
          •  Alice F. Bardney-Boose, Stafford, Va. (attended Humphreys County High School, Belzoni, Mass.), Business Administration
          •  Gary T. Barvick, Gladstone, Mo., Finance
          •  Matoshia Lashelle Bias, Fayetteville, Ga., Business Administration
          •  Benjamin C. Blick, Hamspstead, N.C., Business Administration
          •  Shawn R. Blood, Fayetteville, N.C., Management Information Systems
          •  Jason A. Buck, Narragansett, R.I. (attended South Kingstown High School, Wakefield, R.I.), Management Information Systems
          •  Philip William Budenbender, Weatherford, Texas (attended Thomas Stone High School, Waldorf, Md.), Finance
          •  Michael D. Campbell, Bartlett, Tenn. (attended Pace [Fla.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Latisha L. Cole, Columbia, S.C., Entrepreneurship
          •  Lauren J. Crisostomo, Greensboro, N.C., International Business
          •  Jaime Christine Cusick, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Jason Daniel Enoch, Ramstein Air Base, Germany (attended McGavock High School, Nashville, Tenn.), Business Administration
          •  Randi Exendine Davis, San Antonio, Texas, Business Administration
          •  Shanieka L. Davis, Grandview, Mo. (attended Portageville [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  James D. Dowd, San Angelo, Texas., Business Administration
          •  Emily Anne Duffin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee Summit [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Elma Gatdula Farnsworth, Lords Valley, Pa., Finance
          •  Gregory Michael Fiudo, Kansas City, Mo., Management Information Systems
          •  Alicia J. Foss, Lenexa, Kan., Business Administration
          •  Norma Fuentes, Horizon City, Texas., Business Administration
          •  Melvin W. Gatson, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Sciences), Business Administration
          •  Michael Haenisch, Laramie, Wyo. (attended Cheyenne [Wyo.] Central High School), Business Administration
          •  Kevin B. Harless, Allison Park, Pa., Business Administration
          •  Jessica Havens, Parkville, Mo. (attended Liberty High School, Mountain View, Mo.), Business Administration
          •  Stacy Lynn Hayes, Warrensburg, Mo. (attended North Boone High School, Poplar Grove, Ill.), International Business
          •  Pratik Jnawali, Lenexa, Kan., Management Information Systems
          •  Toya Johnstone, Alexandria, Va., Business Administration
          •  James T. Jones, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Sciences), Business Administration
          •  Bobbie J. Kaiser, Nixa, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Christopher Kaiser, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Francis Howell High School, St. Charles, Mo.), Business Administration
          •  Alma Kamps, Sheboygan, Wis. (attended Portales [N.M.] High School) International Business
          •  Ryan M. Kinne, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration
          •  Nolan T. Klein, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School), Business Administration
          •  Hui L. Kramer, Olathe, Kan., Finance
          •  Gary V. Langdon, Austin, Texas (attended Bethel High School, Hampton, Va.), Finance/International Business
          •  Brittany Ludden, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Florence Wanjugu Maingi, Kansas City, Mo., International Business
          •  Mark J. Madrigal, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Newkirk [Okla.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Sheronda R. Malcolm, Riverview, Fla. (attended James Madison High School, San Antonio, Texas), Business Administration
          •  Eddah N. Malicoat, Kansas City, Mo., Finance
          •  Joseph E. Marckel, Fredericksburg, Va., Business Administration
          •  Blair L. McCloud, Cameron, Mo. (attended Lathrop [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Lindsey N. Moore, Blue Springs, Mo., Finance
          •  Peter C. Mwangi, Warrensburg, Mo., Business Administration
          •  Dominique J. Nevers, Hendersonville, Tenn. (attended Gladstone High School, Covina, Calif.), Management Information Systems
          •  Promise V. Nevers, Hendersonville, Tenn. (attended Gladstone High School, Covina, Calif.), Finance
          •  Richard Norris, Kansas City, Mo., International Business
          •  Lisa D. Patterson, Hutto, Texas (attended Bellville [Texas] High School), Business Administration
          •  Drew W. Ragan, Marietta, Ga. (attended Duluth [Ga.] High School) Management Information Systems
          •  Nagriz Rasulova, Lankaran, Azerbaijan, International Business/Finance
          •  Christopher D. Rose, Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Finance
          •  Kelly J. Ryder, Basehor, Kan. (attended Piper High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Finance
          •  Alisher Sadikov, Shawnee, Kan., Finance/International Business
          •  Kelli D. Schroeder, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Knoxville [Ill.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Kevin D. Shaw, Liberty, Mo. (attended East High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Management Information Systems
          •  Heather E. Siler, Goldsboro, N.C. (attended Havelock [N.C.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Stacia I. Stallman, Kearney, Mo., Management Information Systems
          •  Sharon M. Steigerwalt, Pflugerville, Texas (attended Clearfield [Utah] High School), Business Administration
          •  Dana L. Thornbury, Dillsburg, Pa. (attended Jackson (Mich.) High School), Management Information Systems
          •  Charles Vankleek, Tampa, Fla. (attended Sparta [Mo.] High School), Management Information Systems
          •  Mark H. Vasquez, El Paso, Texas (attended Andress High School), Business Administration
          •  Evelyn Waigi, Houston, Texas, Business Administration
          •  Raven N. Walker, Cape Carteret, N.C., Finance
          •  Michael P. Wall, Lewisville, Texas (attended Nimitz High School, Irving, Texas), Management Information Systems
          •  Colby R. Watchinski, Pittsburg, Kan. (attended Pittsburg High School), Management Information Systems
          •  Caryn J. Watts, Grandview, Mo. (attended Grandview High School), Business Administration
          •  Todd Whittington, Beaufort, S.C., Business Administration

MASTER OF EDUCATION
          •  Justin H. Bowden, Odessa, Mo. (attended Hennessey [Okla.] High School), Adult Education
          •  Scott A. Daubert, Aurora, Colo. (attended Lebanon [Mo.] High School), Adult Education
          •  Salvatore Giordano Sr., Shrewsbury, Pa., General Studies
          •  Anthony J. Grafton, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Auburn [Neb.] High School), Education Leadership
          •  Tiffany Hildebrand, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Language and Literacy Education/Literacy and Education/Speech Reading
          •  Pamelyn A. King, Fruitland, Wash. (attended Hood River [Ore.] Valley High School), At-Risk/ Multicultural Education
          •  Michael S. McEligot, San Angelo, Texas (attended Jamesville-Dewitt High School, Syracuse, N.Y.), Adult Education
          •  Rose M. Ponce DeLeon, El Paso, Texas, Teacher Leadership/General
          •  America M. Quintana, El Paso, Texas, Adult Education
          •  Leticia G. Schneider, San Marcos, Texas, Teacher Leadership
          •  Raelynne M. Schreiber, Kansas City, Mo., Language and Literacy/Literacy Education and Speech Reading
          •  Alyssa J. Sorgen, Independence, Mo., Teacher Leadership
          •  Olivia N. Wheeler, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School), Teacher Leadership
          •  Emilie M. White, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School), Language and Literacy/Literacy Education and Speech Reading

MASTER OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
          •  Deanna L. Adkins, Camden Point, Mo. (attended North Platte High School, Dearborn, Mo.), Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Mahdi D. Alanazi, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Shrouk S. Alburj, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Sulaiman M. Alkhalaf, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Ibrahim Alyami, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Harry G. Barrett Jr., Las Vegas, Nev. (attended Archbishop O’Hara High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Josha Brown, Sumiton, Ala. (attended Curry High School, Jasper, Ala.), Public Management
          •  Maria A. Brown, Austin, Texas., Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Rebekah Canales, Kansas City, Mo., Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Eric S. Christophe, New Bern, N.C., Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Michael D. Daniels Jr., Gladstone, Mo. (attended Lawson [Mo.] High School), Public Management
          •  William J. Deakin, Lynn Haven, Fla. (attended Hillcrest High School, Midvale, Utah), Disaster Emergency Management
          •  Elizabeth M. DiTirro, Irvine, Calif. (attended Walnut [Calif.] High School), Economics and Global Strategy
          •  Michael Ekey, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Truman High School, Independence, Mo.), Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  David C. Flint, Burke, Va. (attended Monroe Woodbury High School, Central Valley, N.Y.) Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Theresa A. Garza, Kansas City, Mo., Business/Government Relations
          •  Anissa L. Jackson, Deer Park, Texas, Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Jasper D. Jones, Chester, Va. (attended Hall High School, West Hartford, Conn.), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Tamela M. Loos, Capitola, Calif. (attended Foothill High School, Pleasanton, Calif.), Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Ashley C. Lunde, Belton, Texas (attended Northeast Christian Academy High School, El Paso, Texas), Public Management
          •  Ulvi Mehdiyev, Baku, Azerbaijan, Economics and Global Strategy
          •  Lauren Nash, Medford, N.Y. (attended Truman High School, Independence, Mo.), Public Management
          •  Diana N. Ndunda, Lenexa, Kan., Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Lisa J. Ortega, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Public Management
          •  Enrique Rivera Jr., New Bern, N.C. (attended Charles E. Gorton High School, Yonkers, N.Y.), Nonprofit and Community Services Management
          •  Roxanne T. Wise, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Alliance [Neb.] High School), Nonprofit and Community Services Management

MASTER OF HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION
          •  Nona S. Abbott, Liberty, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Jessica N. Bank, Box Elder, S.D. (attended Rayville [La.] High School)
          •  Jessica C. Johnson, Croughton, England (attended New Site [Miss.] High School)
          •  Amos Benjamin Kwofie, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Kumasi, Ghana)
          •  Terry L. McQuirt, Chillicothe, Ohio
          •  Risa A. Morse, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Bishop Feehan High School, Attleboro, Mass.)
          •  Tammy L. Pierce-Cerny, Easton, Kan. (attended Centerville [Iowa] High School)
          •  Ryan S. Rush, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Bishop LeBlond High School)
          •  Priyata Shrestha, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Kathmandu, Nepal)
          •  Katherine Vergos, Fond du Lac, Wis.
          •  Nathan E. Voelkel, Jacksonville, Fla.
          •  Leann C. Molina, El Paso, Texas (attended Irvin High School)

MASTER OF HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP
          •  Charles T. Vickers, Minot, N.D. (attended Hueyton High School, Bessemer, Ala.)

MASTER OF ARTS IN COMMUNICATION AND LEADERSHIP
          •  Kevin T. Black, Bristow, Va. (attended Hoover [Ala.] High School)
          •  Terra R. Durham, Richlands, N.C. (attended Cambridge Springs [Pa.] High School)
          •  Nicci M. King, California City, Calif. (attended Cobden [Ill.] High School)
          •  James C. Kelley, Havelock, N.C.
          •  Dax P. Wandling, Boise, Idaho (attended Prosser [Wash.] High School)
          •  Dannica L. Zenquiz, Bossier City, La. (attended Garfield High School, Akron, Ohio)

MASTER OF MUSIC PERFORMANCE
          •  Aysel Isgandarli, Baku, Azerbaijan, Piano Performance

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
          •  Candice L. Barbosa, Port Hueneme, Calif., Leadership of International Healthcare Organizations
          •  Donald N. Barnett, Plato, Mo., Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Amber M. Bernhardt, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Hillcrest High School, Springfield, Mo.), Business and Government Leadership
          •  Jacqueline L. Carter, Pataskala, Ohio., Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Elizabeth M. DiTirro, Irvine, Calif. (attended Walnut [Calif.] High School), Business and Government Leadership
          •  Emily A. Duffin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School), Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Brent A. Epling, San Antonio, Texas, Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Trinette Flowers-Torres, Wichita, Kan. (attended Tarboro [N.C.] High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Gorgeous T. Harper, Philadelphia, Pa., Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Anissa L. Jackson, Deer Park, Texas (attended Bixby [Okla.] High School), Nonprofit Leadership
          •  Veronica Johnson, San Antonio, Texas, Nonprofit Leadership
          •  Toya Johnstone, Alexandria, Va., Nonprofit Leadership
          •  Benjamin A. Kwofie, Amos Benjamin Kwofie, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Kumasi, Ghana)
          •  Brian A. Myers, Warner Robins, Ga., Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Stellah W. Njoroge, Olathe, Kan., Nonprofit Leadership
          •  Ameziyah Pastore, Suffolk, Va., Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Utsav Pradhan, Parkville, Mo., Business and Government Leadership
          •  Thomas W. Rogowsky, Beaufort, S.C., Computer and Network Security
          •  Kelli D. Schroeder, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Knoxville [Ill.] High School), Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Pamela K. Xaverius, Holts Summit, Mo. (attended Wauconda [Ill.] High School), Business and Government Leadership


LIST OF UNDERGRADUATE DEGREES CONFERRED

(Honors designation key ([at least 45 earned credit hours prior to the last term of enrollment at Park University]):
     • @ — Summa Cum Laude (3.9 to 4.0 grade point average)
     •  # — Magna Cum Laude (3.7 to 3.899 GPA)
     •  $ — Cum Laude (3.5 to 3.699 GPA)
     •  % — With Distinction (students who complete 24 to 44 credit hours at Park with a 3.75 GPA or better)
(Name, Hometown [High school attended, if provided], Degree Concentration)

BACHELOR OF ARTS
          •  # Cherish April Betz-Enderle, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Communication Arts/Public Relations and Spanish
          •  $ Jennifer J. Brewer, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School), Psychology
          •  # Laurel A. Bruening, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), History/European-Classical
          •  $ Mathew G. Brummett, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration/ Management
          •  @ Joseph A. Cowley, Kansas City, Mo., English Literature and History/United States
          •  Jessica Crane, Kansas City, Mo, (attended Park Hill High School), Secondary Education/Art K-12 and Fine Art
          •  @ Stephenie R. Eaton, Independence, Mo., Psychology
          •  % Heather A. Elwing-Dixon, Kansas City, Mo. (Northland Lutheran High School, Kronewetter, Wis.), Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  Trent Johnson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs [Mo.] High School), History/United States
          •  Tobi L. Knight-Daiss, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Psychology
          •  Romuald D. Koudou, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Economics
          •  Shawn C. Krysa, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (Raytown [Mo.] South High School), Communication Arts/Communication Theory
          •  Hayley LaGarce, Monett, Mo., Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  $ Abigail L. Lancaster, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Liberal Studies/ English
          •  Elizabeth N. Lulo, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), Communication Arts/Broadcasting
          •  # Mizanjara E. Mahatohitravio, Ihosy, Madagascar, Political Science/International Politics
          •  Chelsea L. Malcolm, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Piper High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  # Kelli R. Martin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), Secondary Education/English and English Literature
          •  James E. Maurer, Holt, Mo. (attended Salem [N.H.] High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Security
          •  Jolene M. Mead, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Organizational Communication
          •  Christina K. Meade, Kansas City, Mo., Organizational Communication
          •  @ Valerie Mgrdichian, Liberty, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  Kanisha C. Murray, Nassau, Bahamas, Accounting and Business Administration/Finance
          •  Okoth O. Opap, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Great Basin High School, Clearfield, Utah.), Communication Arts/Journalism
          •  Brandis J. Outlaw, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  Maria E. Parlato, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Olathe [Kan.] South High School), Graphic Design
          •  $ Amanda R. Shaw, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Psychology
          •  # Nancy E. Shinyambala, Kansas City, Mo., Mathematics
          •  # Kasey L. Skidmore, Parkville, Mo. (attended Raytown [Mo.] High School), Legal Studies
          •  # Richard J. Sperry, Liberty, Mo. (attended Chillicothe [Mo.] High School,), History/United States
          •  $ Cory A. Stacer, Independence, Mo. (attended Tonganoxie [Kan.] High School), English Writing
          •  James W. Straubel, Kansas City, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  # Kristy L. Sumpter, Atchison, Kan. (attended Atchison High School), Fine Art
          •  Kendra M. Thompson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] Senior High School), Legal Studies
          •  # Victoria R. Wellons, Overland Park, Kan., (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), English Writing
          •  Jordan A. White, Kansas City, Mo. (attended George Washington High School, Denver, Colo.), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Shane P. Wise, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Political Science/American Politics

BACHELOR OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
          •  @ Brant A. Ashmore, Blue Springs, Mo., Public Administration
          •  Jessica D. Kirby, Kansas City, Mo., Public Administration
          •  $ Christopher P. Kueter, DeSoto, Kan. (attended Urbandale [Iowa] High School), Fire Services Management
          •  # James M. Rider, Independence, Mo., Public Administration
          •  # Jacquelyn A. Shewmaker, Lees Summit, Mo., Public Administration

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
          •  Julian B. Abraham, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, Business Administration/Finance
          •  Eric D. Adlard, Kearney, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.), Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Khalid H. Alanazi, Al Jahra, Kuwait, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  # Hani A. Al-Areqi, Brooklyn, N.Y., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  $ Racquel E. Allen, Independence, Mo., (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  Abdulrahman A. Alshammari, Madinah City, Saudi Arabia, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  # Michael J. Anderson, San Antonio, Texas, Management/Human Resources
          •  $ Bruno Luis Santos Andre, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Business Administration/International Business
          •  $ Cassie Anthony, Platte City, Mo., (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Biology and Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  $ Rebecca A. Basinger, Roeland Park, Kan., Management/Accounting
          •  # Rebecca A. Bauer, Platte City, Mo., (attended Platte County High School), Management/Finance
          •  Devan T. Baur, Kansas City, Mo., (attended Lathrop [Mo.] High School), Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Tamara Bazzle, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  @ Jonathan J. Beauchamp, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  # Timothy R. Benefiel, Kansas City, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  $ Jody M. Berry, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Kara M. Bird, Kansas City, Kan., (attended Piper High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  # Eric M. Birr, Wichita, Kan. (attended Mayville [Wis.] High School), Management/Engineering Administration
          •  $ Angela M. Blankenship, Roeland Park, Kan. (attended Lexington [Mo.] High School), Accounting
          •  @ Isaiah W. Borer, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Business Administration/Management
          •  Nicholas E. Boring, Liberty, Mo., Geography
          •  $ Darrell A. Burress, Buckner, Mo. (attended Hampton [Neb.] Public School), Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  $ Sheena M. Burton, Independence, Mo, Management/Accounting
          •  @ Diane M. Capps, Plattsburg, Mo. (attended Willard [Mo.] High School), Management
          •  Diana C. Carchi, Bayonne, N.J., Business Administration/Management
          •  Katrina M. Carillo, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bishop Ward High School), Social Psychology
          •  Michael J. D. Cash, Gladstone, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Criminal Justice Administration/Security
          •  Myra E. Cerna, Lee’s Summit, Mo.(attended William Chrisman High School, Independence, Mo.), Accounting
          •  $ Denisse Cerros, Independence, Mo. (attended Park South Hill High School, Riverside, Mo.), Criminal Justice Administration/Security
          •  Adnan K. Cheema, Lee’s Summit, Mo., Management/Healthcare
          •  Matthew J. Chisesi, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended The O’Neal School, Southern Pines, N.C.), Management
          •  Amanda A. Cole, Lee’s Summit, Mo., Management
          •  Susan L. Cook, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Social Psychology/Human Development
          •  $ Jackie L. Dalke, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  Eric C. Del Pozo, San Antonio, Texas, Management/Human Resources
          •  % Jennifer H. Desai, Fort Irwin, Calif., Social Psychology
          •  $ Taylor R. Dishon, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Central High School), Geography
          •  Kristen H. Diven, Kansas City, Mo., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  @ Teddy L. Dixon, Gower, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Management
          •  # Michael W. Dodd, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Highland High School, Ewing, Mo.), Management
          •  Calnether D. Everett, Atlanta, Ga., Management/Healthcare
          •  % Daniel R. Everhart, Kansas City, Kan., Business Administration/Management
          •  Chidinma C. Eze, Owerri, Nigeria, Accounting
          •  $ Nicholas J. Fabrizio, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Platte High School, Dearborn, Mo.) Management/Human Resources
          •  Cody Farmer, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School), Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Morgan R. Floyd, Braymer, Mo. (attended Braymer High School), Social Psychology/Human Development
          •  Ann H. Funk, Stilwell, Kan. (attended Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Business Administration/Management
          •  @ James R. Gambriell, Oklahoma City, Okla. (attended Shawnee Heights High School, Tecumseh, Kan.), Management
          •  # Amanda Garland, Victorville, Calif. (attended Excelsior Charter Schools), Social Psychology/Clinical and Abnormal
          •  Susan C. Gautreaux, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Marketing
          •  Ata K. Gayibor, Overland Park, Kan., Accounting
          •  $ Nicki L. Gilbert, Knob Noster, Mo. (attended Harford [Ariz.] High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  Akina S. Goodson, Havelock, N.C., Social Psychology
          •  % Christopher K. Greca, Tampa, Fla., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Charles H. Greene, Rineyville, Ky., Management/Human Resources
          •  @ Thomas Gregory, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Hudson’s Bay High School, Vancouver, Wash.), Management/Accounting
          •  $ Elizabeth R. Grubbs, Kansas City, Mo., Biology
          •  @ Craig A. Guy, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  $ Bashir U. Hassan, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Zachary Hausner, Platte Woods, Mo., Business Administration/Finance
          •  # Evelyn L. Hercules, Raytown, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Shanell M. Hicks, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Human Resources
          •  # Corey K. Hill, St. Robert, Mo., Management/Engineering Administration
          •  Aaron M. Hoelscher, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Business Administration/Finance
          •  $ Chad W. Hofstetter, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Savannah [Mo.] High School), Management/Finance
          •  Nefatari A. Holloway, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  Triumfia N. Houmbie, Cotonou, Benin, Business Administration/International Business
          •  Nicole L. Hudson, Carrollton, Texas (attended Minisink Valley High School, Slate Hill, N.Y.), Management/Human Resources
          •  $ Aaron J. Huffman, Lansing, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  Sarah R. Hurth, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Bolingbrook [Ill.] High School), Social Psychology/Cultural, Organizational and Institutional
          •  Mitchell G. Jacobson, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Grain Valley High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  % Kevin R. Jamison, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lawson [Mo.] High School), Social Psychology/Cultural, Organizational and Institutional
          •  Telissah R. Johnson, Lenexa, Kan., Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  @ Deirdre A. Joyce, Smithville, Mo., Management/Healthcare
          •  # Mathew E. Kirby, Overland Park, Kan., Management/Marketing
          •  # Elom D. Kowu, Lome, Togo, Biology
          •  $ Marcus D. Levias, Wichita Falls, Texas (attended Beaumont [Texas] Central High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Jeffrey A. Luchene, Kansas City, Mo., (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  Jacqueline P. Mahbub, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  # Mika N. Mahyenga, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Economics
          •  Grace N. Maina, Overland Park, Kan., Business Administration/Management
          •  Jamie L. Martin, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.), Business Administration/Management
          •  $ BreAnna A. Martinez, Vacaville, Calif., Management
          •  % John D. Maters, Ridgefield, Wash., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  @ Sara J. McDonald, Liberty, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  % Kevin D. McMenemy, Clinton, Mo. (attended Clinton High School), Management
          •  Marley Miller, Shawnee, Kan., (attended Shawnee Mission Northwest High School), Social Psychology
          •  Ryan K. Miller, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Tynika A. Mobley, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty Eylau High School, Texarkana, Texas), Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  # Damion G. Morgan, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Human Resources
          •  Kathryn A. Morgan, Kansas City, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School, Independence, Mo.), Geography
          •  Leeann N. Mullins, Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., Social Psychology
          •  Jaya Nakarmi, Overland Park, Kan., Accounting
          •  David K. Nicholson, Roeland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Kristen E. Nicholson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Smithville [Mo.] High School), Accounting
          •  Jonathan M. Norman, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  Caio Nunes de Souza, Recife, Brazil, Business Administration/Management
          •  Oluwatobi A. Onibatedo, Jacksonville, N.C., Management
          •  % Narangua Orgil, Platte City, Mo., Accounting
          •  Myles Ortiz, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Biology
          •  $ Katie E. Overholtzer, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Business Administration/Finance
          •  $ Wilson T. Park, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Edward E. Parkison, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Geography
          •  # Suman Paudyal, Lenexa, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  $ Demetria L. Pegues, Kansas City, Mo. (attended J.C. Harmon High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Management/Finance
          •  Scott R. Petersen, Parkville, Mo., Graphic Design
          •  # Amber B. Pickens, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  $ Danniel L. Porter, Mission, Kan. (attended Wyandotte High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Management/Finance
          •  Holly L. Presnell, Warrensburg, Mo., Management/Human Resources
          •  Lindsey R. Ragland, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School), Management/Healthcare
          •  @ Kailey Rasmussen, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  $ Britney L. Reed, Holden, Mo., Management/Healthcare
          •  # Meredith S. Reese, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Social Psychology/Clinical and Abnormal
          •  Chinita N. Reid, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  Eric Rizzuti, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Felicia L. Robinson, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Venice M. Robinson, Greenwood, Mo., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  # Wayne D. Roesner, Geneseo, Ill., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  # Clarissa A. Schooley, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Bishop Miege High School, Roeland Park, Kan.), Business Administration/Finance
          •  $ Rodney W. Shatto, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Northwestern High School, Mendon, Mo.), Management/Finance
          •  Christopher A. Shawn, Bellville, Ill., Social Psychology
          •  @ Leslie M. Sherk, Platte City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School), Business Administration/Finance
          •  Margo D. Shoopman, Shawnee, Kan. (attended Kansas City Christian School, Prairie Village, Kan.), Graphic Design
          •  $ Robert L. Smith., Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Tyler D. Smith., Smithville, Mo. (attended Smithville High School), Information and Computer Science/Data Management
          •  Tiffany K. Starker, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Turner High School), Graphic Design
          •  Michael R. Stevens, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Wylie [Texas] High School), Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  # Michael A. Stolte, Maryville, Mo. (attended Savannah [Mo.] High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  # Mark D. Stoverink, Warrensburg, Mo., Management
          •  % Johanna C. Strother, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Tucker [Ga.] High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  $ Michael K. Sutherland, Kansas City, Mo., (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Management
          •  Dustin A. Swearingen, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Scotland County High School, Memphis, Mo.), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Patricia J. Sweere, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Biology
          •  Mareme Sylla, Conakry, Guinea, Business Administration/International Business
          •  Andrew Tarkowski, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Mathematics
          •  @ Brielle Thomas, Lee’s Summit, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  # Clarence Thomas, Temecula, Calif., Management/Human Resources
          •  Ryan S. Thompson, Jamesport, Mo., Management/Finance
          •  Bertson L. Tilfas, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Betwin Y. Tilfas, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  # Esther C. Tokognon, Cotonou, Benin, Economics
          •  @ Karie A. Torres, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Francis Howell High School, St. Charles, Mo.), Social Psychology
          •  Carlos E. Trombini Filho, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Business Administration/International Business
          •  Timothy D. Ussery, Odenton, Md., Management
          •  Ankhzaya Usukhbayar, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Accounting
          •  Michael J. Ver Mulm, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lincoln High School, Sioux Falls, S.D.), Business Administration/International Business
          •  $ Andrew J. Vincent, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Tuner High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Business Administration/Management
          •  Lucy Vu, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Biology
          •  # Dale L. Walters, Gladstone, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Management/Accounting
          •  @ Amy Wansing, Napoleon, Mo. (attended Hardin [Mo.] Central High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  LaToya S. Ware, Independence, Mo., Management and Management/Human Resources
          •  Jared P. Weese, Kansas City, Mo., Economics
          •  Audrey L. Wendt, Pleasant Valley, Mo., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  # Clayton M. White., Kansas City, Mo. (attended Central High School, St. Joseph, Mo.), Business Administration/Management
          •  Jasmine L. Williams, Independence, Mo. (attended Lincoln College Preparatory Academy, Kansas City, Mo.), Social Psychology
          •  Shannon K. Williams, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School), Biology
          •  Jack L. Wilson, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs South High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  % Sarah L. Wood, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Brian D. Wright, Farmington, Ark., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Clair Wyatt, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Turner High School), Social Psychology
          •  @ Michele Young, Kansas City, Kan., Management/Human Resources
          •  Haiyan Zhang, Shenyang City, China, Accounting and Business Administration/International Business

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN EDUCATION
          •  Bnar A. Abdulla, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Early Childhood Education
          •  @ Rachel N. Bender, Gladstone, Mo., Elementary Education
          •  @ Kelsey E. Clark, Parkville, Mo. (attended Bishop Miege High School, Roeland Park, Kan.), Elementary Education
          •  @ Jamie M. Craig, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Monett [Mo.] High School), Secondary Education/Social Studies
          •  Jessica Crane, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Secondary Education/Art K-12 and Fine Art
          •  @ Julianna R. Fisher, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Central High School), Early Childhood Education
          •  Lindsay E. Hood, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs High School), Middle School Education
          •  # Kelli R. Martin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), Secondary Education/English
          •  Stephanee M. McCadney, Palm Desert, Calif., (attended Cajon High School, San Bernardino, Calif.), Education Studies/Youth
          •  Donald A. McEachron, Kansas City, Mo., Secondary Education/Art K-12
          •  Samatha Schnittger, Tonganoxie, Kan. (attended Tonganoxie High School), Secondary Education
          •  @ Brooke R. Sherrill, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Central High School), Secondary Education/Art K-12
          •  Kyla L. Tatum, Freeman, Mo. (attended Raymore-Peculiar High School, Peculiar, Mo.), Secondary Education

BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK
          •  Zack Sellers, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] High School), Social Work

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE
          •  Angela M. Blankenship, Roeland Park, Kan. (attended Lexington [Mo.] High School), Management/Accounting
          •  Derek L. Buttler, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Benson High School, Omaha, Neb.), Information and Computer Science
          •  Noah Carlson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Spring Hill [Kan.] High School), Management
          •  Derek J. Cherrito, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Management
          •  Rodney J. Dye, Independence, Mo., Management
          •  Mathew A. Granbois, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Management
          •  Nathaniel L. Green, Oak Grove, Mo., Management
          •  Corey K. Hill, St. Robert, Mo., Construction Management
          •  Rhonda S. Hukill, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Matthew D. Novotny, Kansas City, Mo. (attended New Prague [Minn.] High School), Management/Accounting
          •  Mary A. Riley, Liberty, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Randis L. Rylander, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Morris [Ill.] Community High School), Criminal Justice Administration
          •  Laronda Clay-Shelton, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Logistics
          •  Brenna C. Stryker, Excelsior Springs, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Pamela S. Thompson, Raytown, Mo., Management/Accounting