Park University Announces Kansas City Area May 2015 Graduates

Saturday, May 9, 2015

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Park University held its May 2015 Kansas City Area Commencement on May 9 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo. More than 555 students were eligible to graduate — 185 students received a master’s degree or graduate certificate, and 372 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 ARTS IN COMMUNICATION AND LEADERSHIP
          •  David S. Baxter, Sherwood, Ark.
          •  Virginia A. Bennett, Leander, Texas (attended Colquitt County High School, Moultrie, Ga.)
          •  Dalia Kpade, Shawnee, Kan. (originally from Lome, Togo)
          •  Angela M. Messinger, Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
          •  Orkhan V. Aliyev, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Baku, Azerbaijan), International Business
          •  Patricia K. Allen, Houston, Pa. (attended Vinemont [Ga.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Orkhan Bahirov, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Baku, Azerbaijan), Finance
          •  Vinicius Baigan, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Osasco, Brazil), International Business
          •  Juyuan Bao, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Maoming, China), International Business
          •  Michael J. Bequette, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Leavenworth [Kan.] High School), Business Administration
          •  L. Caldwell Scott, Raymore, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Jyoti Chalise, Overland Park, Kan., Management Information Systems
          •  Yun Chen, Beijing, China, Global Executive
          •  Wan-Ting Chien, Gladstone, Mo., International Business/Finance
          •  Stacci C. Cooper-Curtiss, San Antonio, Texas (attended Charles Herbert Flowers High School, Springdale, Md.), Management Information Systems
          •  Corey Q. Cornett, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.), Business Administration
          •  Wanchao Cui, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Linda L. Cunningham, Stafford, Va., Business Administration
          •  Hardik P. Dani, Kansas City, Mo., Management Information Systems
          •  Heather L. Decker, Platte City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Finance
          •  Patricia E. Decker, Raytown, Mo. (attended Highland Park High School, Topeka, Kan.), Business Administration
          •  Amy F. Drewry, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), International Business
          •  Andrea N. Estes, Benton, Kan. (attended Clearwater [Kan.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Xiofeng Fan, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Zhizhao Feng, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Guangzhou, China), International Business
          •  Donnie L. Freeman, Brentwood, Tenn., Finance
          •  Jeffrey D. Gall, Cedar Park, Texas (attended Paul K. Cousino High School, Warren, Mich.), Management Information Systems
          •  Miguel R. Gaytan, Prattville, Ala. (attended Kingman [Ariz.] High School), Finance
          •  Nora Gedei, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Szeged, Hungary), International Business
          •  Dubravka Glisic, Leawood, Kan., Finance
          •  Matthew W. Goetsch, El Paso, Texas, Business Administration
          •  Xiangyu Guo, Parkville, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Chasity D. Henry, San Antonio, Texas (attended Pelham [Ga.] High School), Management Information Systems
          •  Kylie M. Hickmon, Victorville, Calif. (attended Pana [Ill.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Sarah Holznagel, Albuquerque, N.M., Business Administration
          •  Richa Hu, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Nei Mongol, China), Global Executive
          •  Daniela Irwin, Basehor, Kan., Management Information Systems
          •  Sharon D. Iverson, Blue Springs, Mo., Finance
          •  Ying Jia, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Carol M. Jiabia, Austin, Texas (attended Oak Park High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Business Administration
          •  Debra M. Karr, Independence, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School), Finance
          •  Nolan T. Klein, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School), Business Administration
          •  Joel M. Kuklenski, Kansas City, Kan., Management Information Systems
          •  Sherry C. Lawdermilt, Grand Forks, N.D., Management Information Systems
          •  Jing Li, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Cuihua Liao, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Changjiang Liu, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Jiangmen, China), Global Executive
          •  Yongxin Liu, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Shenzhen, China), Global Executive
          •  Jason D. Logan, Oxford, N.C. (attended B.L. Smith High School, Greensboro, N.C.), Management Information Systems
          •  Wen Lou, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Jinan, China), Global Executive
          •  Daniel J. Lucarell, Lynn Haven, Fla., Business Administration
          •  Darek L. Malone, Oklahoma City, Okla. (attended Lampasas [Texas] High School), Business Administration
          •  Joann M. Marcinko, Pickerington, Ohio (attended Ritchie County High School, Ellenboro, W.Va.), Business Administration
          •  Yajaira Masslow, Laurel Hill, Fla., Business Administration
          •  Sarah J. Morris, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Clinton [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Daniel K. Mutuma, Overland Park, Kan. (originally from Nairobi, Kenya), Finance
          •  Jeremy G. Nylander, San Antonio, Texas (attended Moffat County High School, Craig, Colo.), Management Information Systems
          •  Sarah J. Okun, Mission, Kan., Finance
          •  Andrew W. Onderick, Minot Air Force Base, N.D. (attended Pe Ell [Wash.] High School), Finance
          •  Nathan R. Pentico, Croswell, Mich. (attended Rayville [La.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Christopher K. Phillips, Kansas City, Mo., Management Information Systems
          •  Walter Phillips, Stoughton, Wis. (attended Homestead High School, Mequon, Wis.), Management Information Systems
          •  Bogdan M. Plesa, Kansas City, Mo., International Business
          •  Eduardo Quintero Cruz, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from San Nicolás de los Garza, Mexico), International Business
          •  Jean-Francois Quintin, Kansas City, Mo., International Business/Finance
          •  Alberto E. Ramirez, Camp Foster, Japan, Management Information Systems
          •  Renee E. Randolph, Pflugerville, Texas (attended Wayne Trace High School, Haviland, Ohio), Human Resource Management
          •  Keisha L. Richards, Liberty Township, Ohio, Finance
          •  William M. Robbins, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School, Platte City, Mo.), Finance
          •  Kevin M. Schmidt, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Finance
          •  Ling Shao, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Kevin A. Shuker, Kansas City, Kan., Business Administration
          •  Krishaun Y. Smalls, Raymore, Mo., Business Administration
          •  Timothy L. Sonnleitner, Reynoldsburg, Ohio (attended James Madison Memorial High School, Madison, Wis.), Business Administration
          •  Kimberly D. Stackhouse, Fairborn, Ohio (attended Wilmington [Ohio] High School), Business Administration
          •  Matthew F. Stalnaker, Pensacola, Fla. (attended Virgil Grissom High School, Huntsville, Ala.), Business Administration
          •  Keith D. Steele, Cibolo, Texas, Finance
          •  Ryan A. Sufleta, Las Vegas, Nev. (attended Sabino High School, Tucson, Ariz.), Business Administration
          •  Olmos A. Tagbaev, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Tashkent, Uzbekistan), Finance
          •  Mary J. Taitano, Yokoto Air Base, Japan (attended Gar-Field High School, Woodbridge, Va.), Finance
          •  Shaoqing Tao, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Diana R. Taylor, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (attended Excelsior Springs [Mo.] High School), Business Administration
          •  Tsolmon Tseveg-Ochir, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia), International Business
          •  Tara C. Wharton, Corpus Christi, Texas (attended Mary Carroll High School), Business Administration
          •  Theresa L. Wilcox, Pleasant Hill, Mo., Finance
          •  Shirley A. Wilkerson, Austin, Texas, Business Administration
          •  Emily Wolken, Apple Valley, Calif., Business Administration
          •  Scott L. Worth, Cabot, Ark., Business Administration
          •  Fengli Xie, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Junxian Xie, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Aihua Yang, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Biying Yang, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Guangzhou, China), Global Executive
          •  Yiying Yang, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing China), Global Executive
          •  Fali Zhang, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Cangzhou City, China), Global Executive
          •  Lan Zhang, Gladstone, Mo., International Business/Finance
          •  Lihong Zhao, Kansas City, Mo., Global Executive
          •  Tiao Zhao, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Beijing, China), Global Executive
          •  Burton K. Zielinski, Milton Freewater, Ohio (attended Tremper High School, Kenosha, Wis.), Business Administration

MASTER OF EDUCATION
          •  Carolyn C. Adamczyk, Sumter, S.C. (attended Northville [N.Y.] Central School), Adult Education
          •  Khrista R. Callaway, Lee’s Summit, Mo., Teacher Leadership
          •  Thomas M. Moberly, San Antonio, Texas (attended Whitehall-Yearling High School, Whitehall, Ohio), Adult Education
          •  Rhonda D. Owens, Round Rock, Texas (attended Del Valle [Texas] High School), Adult Education
          •  Sylvia R. Quigley, Tucson, Ariz., Adult Education
          •  Laura S. Swift, Kansas City, Mo., Adult Education
          •  Dawn M. Winingar, Independence, Mo., Teacher Leadership

MASTER OF HEALTHCARE ADMINSTRATION
          •  Daniel C. Durrer, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Reeds Spring [Mo.] High School), Healthcare Administration
          •  Andrew A. Gosney, Kansas City, Mo. (attended East Buchanan High School, Gower, Mo.), Healthcare Administration
          •  Nesby J. Harvey, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Grandview [Mo.] High School), Healthcare Leadership
          •  Christopher L. Hovanec, Warner Robins, Ga. (attended New Hanover High School, Wilmington, N.C.), Healthcare Administration
          •  Stacie Y. Kelly-Semezier, Fayetteville, N.C., Healthcare Administration
          •  Steven P. LeMon, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School), Healthcare Administration
          •  Lydia M. Maina, Shawnee, Kan., Healthcare Administration
          •  LaTasha L. McBride, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Riverview Gardens High School, St. Louis, Mo.), Healthcare Leadership
          •  William J. Modglin, Scott City, Mo.
          •  Charriot R. Sales, Alamagordo, N.M. (attended West High School, Green Bay, Wis.). Healthcare Administration
          •  Johnae D. Sawyer, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts, Kansas City, Mo.), Healthcare Administration
          •  Scott W. Sheridan, Smithville, Mo. (attended Cass Technical High School, Detroit, Mich.), Healthcare Administration
          •  Rachel L. Smith, Ogden, Utah (attended Ishpeming [Mich.] High School), Healthcare Administration
          •  Holly R. Sobelman, Gardner, Kan. (attended Woodbury Central High School, Moville, Iowa), Healthcare Administration
          •  Alexander K. Sumowulu, Conway, Ark., Healthcare Administration
          •  Robert H. Toplikar, Leawood, Kan. (attended Blue Valley North High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Healthcare Administration
          •  David W. Vowiell, Kansas City, Mo., Healthcare Leadership
          •  Denise Washington, Harker Heights, Texas (attended John H. Reagan High School, Austin, Texas), Healthcare Administration

MASTER OF MUSIC
          •  Elizabeth M. Codd, Kansas City, Mo., Violin Performance

MASTER OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
          •  Adrian S. Abuanz, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Ramy M.S.A. Abuznadah, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Ibrahim H.N. Alanazi, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Monirah A.O. Alanazi, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Nouf A. Alasmari, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Mody M.M. Alboqamy, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Abdulmalek A. Aldobaikhi, Parkville, Mo., Public Management
          •  Abdullah K. Alhamra, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Rawan M. Aljehani, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management*
          •  Abeer A. Almuallem, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Khaled D.M. Alotibi, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Bandar H.M. Alshammari, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Wajanat R.H. Alsuhaimi, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Maha S.S. Althobaiti, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Reham O.A. Bamusa, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Roaa O.A. Bamusa, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Derrek A. Brooks, Temecula, Calif. (attended Martinsburg [W.Va.] High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Brad C. Cusick, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Raymore-Peculiar High School, Raymore, Mo.), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Cayla M. DeChane, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Ellicottville [N.Y.] Central High School), Nonprofit and Community Service
          •  Caleb D. Eames, Camp Courtney, Japan (attended Fredericksburg [Va.] Christian School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Ashty S. Hamaamin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Nonprofit and Community Service
          •  Paul A. Hanna, Liberty, Mo. (attended Richland High School, North Richland Hills, Texas), Public Management
          •  Tina M. Higdon, Tucson, Ariz. (attended Williamsport [Pa.] Area High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Brandee Howard, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Union Star [Mo.] High School), Public Management*
          •  Kelvin O. Igumbor, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Agbor, Nigeria), Public Management
          •  Charles T. Ingram, Jacksonville, Ark., Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Gary E. Jackson Jr., Wilton Manors, Fla., Nonprofit and Community Service
          •  Dina M. Juarez, Kansas City, Mo., Economics and Global Strategy
          •  Amr S.A. Kammash, Kansas City, Mo., Public Management
          •  Rachelle L. Lackey, Independence, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School), Nonprofit and Community Service
          •  Nicole A. Murray, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] North High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Natalie Parker, Kansas City, Kan. (originally from Durham, England), Public Management
          •  Tamiki S. Parks, Conroe, Texas (attended Huntsville [Texas] High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Nisrein M. Sindi, Lawrence, Kan., Public Management
          •  Shannon M. Wall, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Nonprofit and Community Service
          •  Michelle L. Williams, Ames, Iowa (attended Poudre High School, Fort Collins, Colo.), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Teresa L. Zell, Leander, Texas (attended Connally High School, Waco, Texas), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  John W. Zimbelman, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Elizabeth [Colo.] High School), Public Management

MASTER OF SOCIAL WORK
          •  Ashley R. Allee, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School, Platte City, Mo.)
          •  Amy J. Clark, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Rachel M. Fessenden, Shawnee, Kan. (attended Holt [Mo.] High School)
          •  Sandra R. Flores, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Emily N. Hanover, Pleasant Valley, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Trinicka N. Harden, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Raytown [Mo.] South High School)
          •  John W. Kisthardt, Shawnee, Kan.
          •  Stacy Mays, Blue Springs, Mo.
          •  Adriana M. Mendoza, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Wyandotte High School)
          •  Danielle M. Nielson, Barnard, Mo. (attended Nodaway-Holt High School, Graham, Mo.)
          •  Lisa M. Picknick, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Lori B. Reynods, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Shannon E. Swanson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Buffalo Grove [Ill.] High School)
          •  Melissa E. Whitmore, Gladstone, Mo.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
          •  Rawan M. Aljehani, Kansas City, Mo., Nonprofit Leadership*
          •  Lorraine M. Gengere, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Harare, Zimbabwe), Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Marcy J. Goodfleisch, Austin, Texas, Creative and Life Writing
          •  Brandee M. Howard, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Union Star [Mo.] High School), Disaster and Emergency Management
          •  Brady R. Jones, Sandia Park, N.M. (attended Aztec [N.M.] High School), Computer and Network Security
          •  Tricia M. Knox, Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D., Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Julie McCollum, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Creative and Life Writing
          •  Michelle A. Mercado, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs High School), Nonprofit Leadership
          •  Christopher J. Moyer, Leavenworth, Kan. (attended Milton Hershey [Pa.] High School), Business and Government Leadership
          •  Dorcas Gakii Mutuma, Shawnee, Kan., Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Juanita M. Salas, Kansas City, Kan. (attended J.C. Harmon High School), Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Alexandria A. Valdivia, Independence, Mo., Disaster & Emergency Management and Computer and Network Security


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
          •  Kirby J. Appollis, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), Legal Studies
          •  @ Brittany N. Biondi, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Spanish
          •  # Rachel M. Bruning, Kansas City, Mo., Organizational Communication
          •  Justus R. Bwesha, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania), Accounting and Business Administration/Finance
          •  Daniel O. Char, Gladstone, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  $ Callie K. Cobb, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Spanish
          •  $ Jessica A. Crane, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Fine Art*
          •  Tiffany M. Crawford, Platte City, Mo., Psychology
          •  # Jace A.M. Davis, Plato, Mo. (attended Plato High School), History/European-Classical
          •  # Jordan R. Deas, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School, Platte City, Mo.), Sociology
          •  Lindsay R. Elling, Parkville, Mo., Elementary Education/Social Studies
          •  Claire H. Ellingson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Truman High School, Independence, Mo.), Liberal Studies
          •  @ Kelsey G. Faiferlick, Fort Dodge, Iowa (attended St. Edmond High School), Psychology
          •  $ David E. Felshaw, Shawnee, Kan., Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Anna L. Fleming, Gardner, Kan. (attended Gardner-Edgerton High School), Applied History/New Media
          •  @ Joshua A. Hedges, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Flippin [Ark.] High School, Political Science/International Politics
          •  @ Gregory E. Hilliar, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Penney High School, Hamilton, Mo.), Psychology
          •  Ian D. Hobbs, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Manhattan [Kan.] High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  # Angelica L. Hodgdon, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School), English Literature*
          •  Marcus L. Johnson Jr., St. Louis, Mo., Communication Arts/Journalism
          •  Melanie E. Jones, Eldon, Mo. (attended Cole County High School, Russellville, Mo.), Sociology*
          •  Sawyer C. Jones, Weston, Mo. (attended West Platte High School), Liberal Studies
          •  Jessica L. LaJaunie, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Wentworth Military Academy, Lexington, Mo.), Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement
          •  # Amanda R. Laurenceau, Lincoln, Neb. (attended Lincoln Northeast High School), Psychology
          •  $ Rene N. Leighty, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Fine Art
          •  Yen-Wei Lin, Taipei, Taiwan, Communication Arts/Broadcasting
          •  Lauren N. Maclin, St. Louis, Mo. (attended Ladue Horton Watkins High School), Psychology
          •  Daniel C. Madinger, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Savannah [Mo.] High School, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  Jonathan P. Malaponti, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School, Business Administration/Finance and Business Administration/Management
          •  Angela M. Mancuso, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Mary’s High School, Independence, Mo.), Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  @ Paula M. Mars, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Del Rio [Texas] High School, Organizational Communication
          •  Rebecca L. Penrose, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), English Writing
          •  @ Daniel J. Pfeiffer, Beaver Crossing, Neb. (attended Seward [Neb.] High School, English Literature
          •  # Alexandria P. Phillips, Richmond, Mo. (attended Richmond High School), Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  Troy D. Pollock, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Piper High School), Psychology
          •  $ Rees N. Purdom, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School), English Writing
          •  # Meredith S. Reese, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Sociology*
          •  Nicholas A. Regan, Platte City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Vincent T. Ribaudo, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Whitney R. Sanford, Lansing, Kan. (attended Leavenworth [Kan.] High School, Sociology
          •  @ Carla M. Santiago, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School, Psychology
          •  Elizabeth J. Shelton, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Hillsboro [Mo.] High School, English Literature
          •  Kyla L. Shepard, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Gardner-Edgerton High School, Gardner, Kan.), Criminal Justice Administration/Security
          •  # Chelsea R. Shockley, Helenville, Wis. (attended Jefferson [Wis.] High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  @ Brian A. Sieminski, Weatherby Lake, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Psychology
          •  Brian R. Siercks, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Yasiko C. Sigrah, Tofol, Federated States of Micronesia, Liberal Studies/Political Science
          •  Alexander Slonka, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), English Writing
          •  Alison M. Smith, Nixa, Mo. (attended Nixa High School), Psychology
          •  @ Allee E. Smith, Tonganoxie, Kan. (attended Tonganoxie High School), Psychology*
          •  Holly M. Stephens, St. Joseph, Mo., Organizational Communication
          •  James-William D. Straubel, Bemidji, Minn., Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement
          •  Andreas Tabu Muntu, Accra, Ghana, Communication Arts/Public Relations
          •  $ Corey A. Testorff, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Psychology
          •  Megan E. Walsh, Prairie Village, Kan. (attended Blue Valley North High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Organizational Communication
          •  Mikaela L. Wendel, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School), Organizational Communication
          •  Shaun C. Williams Jr., Parkville, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Debra M. Wilson, Kansas City, Kan. (attended J.C. Harmon High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections

BACHELOR OF FINE ART
          •  Danielle N. Borman, DeSoto, Mo. (attended Festus [Mo.] High School), Interior Design
          •  Miranda R. Carr, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School), Interior Design
          •  Elizabeth A.M. Hamilton, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Sylvania [Ohio] Southview High School), Interior Design
          •  Taylor S. Lloyd, Brooklyn, N.Y. (attended South Shore High School), Interior Design
          •  @ Pauline M. Plantiveau, Neuville-de-Poitou, France, Interior Design
          •  $ Brandi N. Wooton, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Truman High School, Independence, Mo.), Interior Design

BACHELOR OF MUSIC PERFORMANCE
          •  # Artem Kuznetsov, Balashov, Russia, Applied Music/Piano

BACHELOR OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
          •  Jeffrey D. Bellows, Jacksonville, Ark. (attended Mount Vernon [Iowa] High School), Public Administration
          •  $ Virginia G. DeBoard, Independence, Mo., Public Administration/Criminal Justice
          •  Benjamin G. Moll, Kansas City, Mo., Public Administration/Public Services
          •  Veronica D. Thompson, Independence, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs [Mo.] High School), Public Administration

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
          •  Michael W. Adams, Leavenworth, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Networking & Security
          •  $ Ryan N. Adams, Topeka, Kan. (attended Topeka West High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  $ Angela D. Albin, Blue Springs, Mo., Management/Accounting
          •  Balkisu U. Aliyu, Kansas City, Mo., Accounting
          •  Adnan M. Almakrami, Parkville, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Data Management
          •  $ Abdulmajeed A. Alrakkad, Kansas City, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Mohammed A. Alshammari, Madina, Saudi Arabia, Information and Computer Science/Data Management
          •  Amy J. Altherr, Gladstone, Mo., Fitness and Wellness
          •  Tiria L. Anderson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lincoln College Preparatory Academy), Athletic Training
          •  Awout A. Anyeng, Kansas City, Mo., Biology
          •  Mahoney H. Augustine, Liberty, Mo., Biology
          •  $ Gerardo Baeza, El Paso, Texas, Management/Human Resources
          •  @ Zenab C. Bangoura, Kansas City, Mo., Accounting
          •  Laura E. Barber, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Christopher C. Barnes, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Jefferson City [Mo.] High School), Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Andrew J.P. Basch, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Dadja M. Batale, Lome, Togo, Business Administration/Management
          •  @ Judith Bautista, Kansas City, Kan., Chemistry
          •  Travis E. Beets, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School), Management
          •  @ David C. Bell, Raytown, Mo., Geography
          •  Jessica M. Bennett, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/International Business and Business Administration/Marketing
          •  @ Amy J. Berger, Blue Springs, Mo., Management
          •  Prateek Bhatta, Kathmandu, Nepal, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  $ Iprita Bhattarai, Parkville, Mo., Business Administration/Finance
          •  Paul D. Bilanzic, Tinley Park, Ill. (attended Victor J. Andrew High School), Business Administration/Finance
          •  % Jill L. Boland, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School, Business Administration/Management
          •  % Yoland Bordallo-Dibildox, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  @ Luke T. Bossert, Weatherby Lake, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Business Administration/Management
          •  Emit J. Bowman, Independence, Mo., Management/Marketing
          •  % Sarah Boxmeyer, Lenexa, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission South High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  # Neil Patrick Bradshaw, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School), Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Monica D. Brassfield, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Human Resources
          •  % Lauren A. Brehm, Raytown, Mo. (attended Raytown High School), Management
          •  Kimberly A. Breyfogle, Holt, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School), Accounting
          •  Stephen M. Brightman, Lawson, Mo. (attended Lawson High School), Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Sh’nell T. Briscoe, Kingston, Jamaica, Fitness and Wellness
          •  $ Jordan J-M. Brown, St. Louis, Mo. (attended Tower Grove Christian School), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  % Madison A. Butler, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Dennis G. Cappell, Kansas City, Mo. (attended West Side High School, Newark, N.J.), Management
          •  Katrina M. Carrillo, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bishop Ward High School), Social Psychology
          •  Thomas K. Chelulei, Baltimore, Md., Biology
          •  @ Jun Y. Cho, West Chester, Ohio (attended Lakota West High School), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  $ Melissa L. Clancy, Lenexa, Kan., Management
          •  Natalie J. Cofield Booker, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Northeast High School), Social Psychology
          •  @ Sean C. Connelly, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  $ Tyler A. Corcoran, Blue Springs, Mo., Computer Based Information Systems
          •  $ Carlee M. Cornett, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Corey S. Craig, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Fruitland [Idaho] High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  @ Amanda N. Croan, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Mathematics
          •  John M. Cullum, Bonner Springs, Kan. (attended Turner High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Christopher C. Dalton, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration
          •  % Jeffrey J. Davis, Greenwood, Mo. (attended Lincoln College Preparatory Academy, Kansas City, Mo.), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Derek F. Deeney, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Social Psychology
          •  Ashkaun Dehdasht, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Valley North High School), Accounting
          •  Sherena N. Dick, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Geography
          •  Ngodji A. Diomande, Kansas City, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Brian E. Donald Jr., Kansas City, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  Craig W. Donovan, Alexandria, Va., Management
          •  @ Edward T. Durrie, Overland Park, Kan., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  # Lacey S. Dutro, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Finance
          •  James R. Duvall IV, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Mariah B. Earlywine, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Healthcare
          •  Anna E. Enderby, Shawnee, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission Northwest High School), Fitness and Wellness
          •  # Alexandria J. Erickson, Harrisonville, Mo. (attended Harrisonville High School), Biology
          •  $ Carlos A. Esguerra, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Management
          •  Landon J. Fall, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit North High School), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Bradley J. Farmer, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School, Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Shuo Feng, Beijing, China, Graphic Design
          •  Vince J. Ferrante, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Management
          •  Morgan R. Floyd, Braymer, Mo. (attended Braymer High School), Social Psychology/Human Development
          •  Edward B. Gakinya, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Nairobi, Kenya), Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  Errica R. Garcia, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Seaside [Calif.] High School,  Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  $ Ashleigh N. Gordon, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Biology
          •  % Rachel L. Gossey, Independence, Mo. Social Psychology
          •  Candice L. Grady, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bonner Springs [Kan.] High School, Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  % Alexander T. Gray, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Accounting
          •  @ Rebecca L. Griffith, Leavenworth, Kan., Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  Tiana T. Griggs, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. (attended Lincoln High School, Jersey City, N.J.), Management
          •  Bradley C. Guiles, Kirksville, Mo. (attended Kirksville High School), Business Administration/Logistics
          •  Chanel N. Gwynn-Williams, Florissant, Mo. (attended Hazelwood [Mo.] West High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Christian L. Haislip, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Mohamad A. Hamdan, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/International Business
          •  Abdoul K. Hamidou, Parkville, Mo., Business Administration/International Business
          •  # Earl D. Hansen, Springfield, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  # Samuel M. Hansen, Liberty, Mo. (attended Valley Pathways High School, Palmer, Alaska), Chemistry
          •  # Terri R. Harmon, Kansas City, Mo. Geography
          •  Brian M. Harrop, Kansas City, Kan., Management
          •  Daniel S. Harvey, Weston, Mo. (attended West Platte High School), Graphic Design
          •  Joseph Q. Harvey Jr., Kansas City, Mo. (attended Great Bend [Kan.] High School, Business Administration/Finance
          •  Flora M. Haug, Leawood, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission East High School, Prairie Village, Kan.), Biology
          •  $ Jack J. Hayslett, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Management/Finance
          •  $ Erik M. Heitman, Lake Waukomis, Mo., Biology
          •  Jacqueline N. Herman, Independence, Mo. (attended Boonville [Mo.] High School), Social Psychology
          •  @ Juliana K. Herr, Kansas City, Kan., Accounting
          •  Dawn M. Heun, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Glidden-Ralston High School, Glidden, Iowa), Accounting
          •  # William E. Hewitt, Warrensburg, Mo., Management/Accounting
          •  @ Jason S. Hill, Parkville, Mo. (attended Tonganoxie [Kan.] High School), Accounting
          •  Talaya L. Hill, Warrensburg, Mo., Social Psychology/Human Development
          •  % Brandon M. Hollinberger, Liberty, Mo. (attended George C. Marshall High School, Falls Church, Va.), Geography
          •  Kyzer S. Hoover, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Cheyenne [Wyo.] Central High School), Geography
          •  Alisha L. Hoskins, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School, Platte City, Mo.), Athletic Training
          •  Eufred D. Houndegla, Cotonou, Benin, Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Omonlola L.N. Hounkanrin, Cotonou, Benin, Business Administration/International Business
          •  $ John R. Hoverson, Atchison, Kan. (attended Troy [Kan.] High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Jacquelin D. Howell, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School, Management/Marketing
          •  % Sasha M. Hurst, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Valley West High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Ruthey R. Isisaki, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, Economics
          •  Mitchell G. Jacobson, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Grain Valley High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  @ Wesley K. Jensen, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Raytown [Mo.] High School, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  # Sladan Jokic, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School, Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  $ Lisa J. Jones, Kansas City, Kan. (attended J.C. Harmon High School), Accounting
          •  Anthony M. Kamande, Lenexa, Kan. (originally from Nairobi, Kenya), Business Administration/Management
          •  Emilee K. Karnes, Platte City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Accounting
          •  @ Scot A. Kelley, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School), Management
          •  Jason A. Kelly, Yukon, Okla. (attended Carl Albert High School, Midwest City, Okla.), Management/Logistics
          •  $ Candace M. Kennedy, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  George Hector Kennedy, Kumasi, Ghana, Graphic Design
          •  # Matthew E. Kirby, Overland Park, Kan., Management/Marketing
          •  @ Cindy J. Kneale, Kansas City, Mo. (attended South Holt High School, Oregon, Mo.), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Steve L. Komoe, Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Business Administration/Finance
          •  # Ilgorbek Kuchkarov, Olathe, Kan., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  John A. Kuehn, Platte City, Mo. (attended Leavenworth [Kan.] High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  % Mariah N. Kuoni, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  # Anold A. Kyaruzi, Arusha, Tanzania, Business Administration/Finance
          •  Shahid A. Lane, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  # Shannon L. Lee, Springfield, Va., Management and Management/Marketing
          •  Yong Suk Lee, Seoul, South Korea, Management/Human Resources
          •  Robert A. Leone, Grain Valley, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Yidan “Dani” Li, Quqihaer, China, Business Administration/International Business
          •  Nina R. Liimatta, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Westport Edison Senior Academy), Management
          •  Steven Z. Lilley, Madison, Ala., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Joao P. Lobito da Costa, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Legon, Ghana), Business Administration/Management
          •  # Shannon R. Loerzel, Smithville, Mo. (attended Highland Park High School, Topeka, Kan.), Management/Human Resources
          •  @ Wanessa L. Siqueira, Niterói, Brazil, Business Administration/Finance and Business Administration/Management
          •  Shayla M. Lucas, Dayton, Ohio, Management
          •  # Andrew E. Maciel, Gladstone, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School), Accounting and Business Administration/Finance
          •  Channell B. Mackey, Germantown, Md., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Jacob L. Maday, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School), Athletic Training
          •  @ Teeka M. Mafnas, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Biology
          •  # Cody C. Malloy, Pickering, Ontario (attended Dunbarton High School), Business Administration/Finance
          •  # Catherine A. Mannell, Parkville, Mo. (attended Center High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Information and Computer Science/Data Management
          •  # Josiah D. Marfisi, Mission, Kan., Management
          •  $ Paloma V. Mata Z, Summerville, S.C., Social Psychology
          •  Dylan R. Mays, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Smith-Cotton High School, Sedalia, Mo.), Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Josh T.S. McCrary, Excelsior Springs, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Carrie E. McDaniel, Independence, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Shannon O. McKenzie, Cordova, Tenn. (attended Americus [Ga.] High School), Social Psychology/Human Development
          •  $ Sabrine Medeiros, Raymore, Mo., Management
          •  @ Jasmin C. Menez, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] High School), Graphic Design
          •  @ Amanda P. Miller, Independence, Mo. (attended Grain Valley [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Marketing and Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  @ Gerald L. Miller Jr., Liberty, Mo. (attended Lawson [Mo.] High School), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Robert J. Mooneyhan, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bishop Ward High School), Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  @ Matthew K. Moratz, Weatherby Lake, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Business Administration/International Business
          •  Beatrice W. Ndungu, Shawnee, Kan., Business Administration/Human Resources
          •  $ Amy E. Nelson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.), Business Administration/Finance
          •  $ Lisa V. Nelson, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Hickman Mills High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Management/Human Resources
          •  Emeral J. Nena, Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, Business Administration/Finance
          •  Chelsea L. Nettle, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Athletic Training
          •  Kristen E. Nicholson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Smithville [Mo.] High School), Accounting
          •  Caio Nunes de Souza, Recife, Brazil, Business Administration/Management
          •  Joseph N. Okonkwo, Parkville, Mo., Biology
          •  % David A. Ollivant, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Management
          •  Richard T.P. Owen, San Diego, Calif. (attended Patrick Henry High School), Fitness and Wellness
          •  Michelle K Owens, Raymore, Mo. (attended Hickman Mills High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Management/Accounting
          •  # Gloria F. Panhorst, Cabot, Ark. (attended Oak Grove High School, Maumelle, Ark.), Management/Healthcare
          •  Andrew D. Parker, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School), Athletic Training
          •  @ Scottie A. Pennington, Liberty, Mo. (attended Odessa [Mo.] High School, Management/Human Resources
          •  # Priscilla Pok, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School, Accounting
          •  @ Heather A. Porter, Kansas City, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  $ Linda F. Pulley, Independence, Mo., Management/Human Resources
          •  Corrine N. Purnell, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  $ Beth A. Quigley, Trimble, Mo. (attended Union Star [Mo.] High School), Management/Accounting
          •  Peeyus Rai, Leawood, Kan (attended Kansas City Christian School, Prairie Village, Kan.), Accounting
          •  # Amanda M. Ransdell, Odessa, Mo., Management
          •  @ Brittney L. Reed, Holden, Mo., Management/Healthcare
          •  # Meredith S. Reese, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Social Psychology/Clinical and Abnormal*
          •  # Craig A. Reich, Blue Springs, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  % Sidney P. Robbins, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Grain Valley [Mo.] High School), Graphic Design
          •  $ Matthew L. Rodgers, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs High School), Management/Accounting
          •  Veronica Romo-Gutierrez, Kansas City, Kan., Business Administration/Management
          •  Nathan D. Ross, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs High School), Social Psychology
          •  % John P. Roswell, Kansas City, Mo., Geography
          •  Haley L. Russell, Lake Lotawana, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] North High School), Biology
          •  @ Michele L. Sa, Recife, Brazil (attended Thomson [Ga.] High School), Social Psychology
          •  Saidou Sall, Kansas City, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  Alberto Y. Salmon, Parkville, Mo. (originally from Guayaquil, Ecuador), Business Administration/Management
          •  Brenda L. Sam, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Jessica N. Sapenaro, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School, Information and Computer Science/Networking & Security and Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  Samantha J. Sayler, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Turner High School), Social Psychology
          •  Lindsey K. Seldomridge, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bonner Springs [Kan.] High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  Nisha Sharma, Raymore, Mo. (attended Raymore-Peculiar High School), Biology
          •  Kenneth A. Shaw, Cedar Park, Texas, Management/Computer Information Systems
          •  Nathan E. Shaw, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science
          •  $ Simon P. Sheckells, North Kansas City, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  $ Ira L. Shine II, Kansas City, Mo., Management
          •  Joseph L. Shoniber, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia), Computer Based Information Systems
          •  Derrick D. Shorter, Atoka, Tenn. (attended Southside High School, Greenville, S.C.), Management
          •  Ashley L. Simien, Cordova, Tenn. (attended St. Benedict at Auburndale High School), Management
          •  $ Allee E. Smith, Tonganoxie, Kan. (attended Tonganoxie High School), Fitness and Wellness*
          •  $ Allison M. Smith, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs South High School), Management and Management/Human Resources
          •  Bradley D. Smith, Olathe, Kan. (attended Olathe North High School), Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  # Ian W.E. Smith, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs High School), Computer Based Information Systems
          •  Jacob A. Smith, Riverside, Mo. (attended Monett [Mo.] High School), Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  Denise M. Sobotka, Lawson, Mo. (attended Breese [Ill.] Central High School), Social Psychology
          •  Aaron C. Some, Parkville, Mo., Business Administration/International Business
          •  James E. Spencer Jr., Kansas City, Mo., Fitness and Wellness
          •  % Jennifer N. Statler, Kansas City, Mo., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Sarah L. Stout, Kansas City, Mo., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Boyuan Sun, Dalian, China, Accounting and Business Administration/Finance
          •  Kimberly Little Day Tanskanen, Excelsior Springs, Mo., Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Jacqueline Tate, Kansas City, Mo., Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security
          •  $ Lisa A. Teater, Smithville, Mo., Management/Accounting
          •  $ Laura S. Thies, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Blue Springs South High School), Graphic Design
          •  Marquise D. Thomas, North Chicago, Ill. (attended Warren Township High School, Gurnee, Ill.), Accounting
          •  Pamela S. Thompson, Raytown, Mo., Management/Accounting
          •  $ Arok Thon, Kansas City, Mo., Biology
          •  Alex D.T. Thornton, Platte Woods, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Robin T. Titus, Dayton, Ohio, Management/Human Resources
          •  Nagihan Umutlu, Parkville, Mo., Business Administration/Management
          •  # Robert L. Van Eman II, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Mason City [Iowa] High School), Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Darren J. Vest, Antrim, N.H., Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Philippe C. Vieira, Overland Park, Kan., Business Administration/Management
          •  Brooks V. Vigliaturo, Prairie Village, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission East High School), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Ashley F. Volts, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Information and Computer Science/Computer Science and Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Amanda R. Walker, Hiawatha, Kan. (attended Hiawatha High School), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  Mia M. Washington, Bates City, Mo. (attended Galesburg [Ill.] High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  @ Minnie N. Washington, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Business Administration/Marketing
          •  Willie F. Washington II, Kansas City, Mo., Chemistry
          •  # Brenda L. Wassam, Higginsville, Mo. (attended Lafayette County High School), Management/Healthcare
          •  $ Chrisena L. White, Brampton, Ontario, Biology
          •  Myles M. Whitehurst, Montgomery, Ala. (attended Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School), Business Administration/Management
          •  # Brenden N. Whittenburg, Lenexa, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission West High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Chemistry
          •  # Kristofer A. Wienke, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Samantha D. Wigginton, Shawnee, Kan., Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement
          •  Angelina Wilborn-Reynolds, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Finance
          •  Pauline Williams, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Central High School), Management
          •  Richard C. Williams, Grain Valley, Mo., Social Psychology
          •  Tamara R. Wilson, Independence, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] North High School), Business Administration/Management
          •  Scott A. Wingerter, Magnolia, Texas (attended McDowell High School, Erie, Pa.), Interdisciplinary Studies
          •  LaToya M. Witherspoon, Mission, Kan. (attended Raytown [Mo.] South High School), Management/Human Resources
          •  Torr F. Woodhouse, Cambridge, New Zealand, Fitness and Wellness
          •  Ashley J. Woodin, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Olathe [Kan.] East High School), Biology
          •  $ Amanda L. Woolfolk, Belton, Mo. (attended Belton High School), Business Administration/Marketing and Business Administration/Logistics
          •  Jennifer R. Wright, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit High School), Management
          •  Patrice Wright, Kansas City, Mo., Management/Accounting
          •  Emily E. Yulich, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Science), Business Administration/Management
          •  Bobby Z. Zinnah, Kansas City, Mo., Business Administration/Management

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN EDUCATION
          •  $ Alannah M. Blair, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Middle School Education/Math and Science
          •  @ Meghan S. Cowley, Weatherby Lake, Mo. (attended Cameron [Mo.] High School), Secondary Education
          •  Jessica A. Crane, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Secondary Education*
          •  Sarah L. Evason, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Education Studies/Youth
          •  $ Chelsea R. Fullington-Egli, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School), Elementary Education
          •  # Gene W. Griffith, Independence, Mo. (attended Hickman Mills High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Secondary Education
          •  Erin K. Hector, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  # Cheyenne N. Heller, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School), Elementary Education/Math
          •  Haley A. Hill, Parkville, Mo. (attended Odessa [Mo.] High School), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  # Angelica L. Hodgdon, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School), Secondary Education*
          •  John R. Houser, Kearney, Mo., Middle School Education/English and Social Studies
          •  @ Jojo N. Howard, Kansas City, Mo., Early Childhood Education
          •  @ Rebecca F. Johnson-Zeh, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Southwest Charter School), Education Studies/Early Childhood Education and Leadership
          •  @ Ray D. Kincaid, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  # Katie M. Lopez, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Raytown [Mo.] South High School), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  @ Ceanne M. Maxey, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School), Elementary Education/Art
          •  Shannon B. Powell, Basehor, Kan. (attended Piper High School, Kansas City, Kan.), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  Kathleen D. Quisenberry, Kansas City, Mo., Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  # Johna M. Robeson, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  @ Concetta Scruggs, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs High School), Middle School Education/Social Studies
          •  @ Sarah L. Shaw, Camden Point, Mo. (attended North Platte High School, Dearborn, Mo.), Early Childhood Education
          •  # Shirley J. Smith, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Belton [Mo.] High School), Education Studies/Early Childhood Education and Leadership
          •  $ Schyler N. Tate, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School, Kansas City, Mo.), Elementary Education/Language Arts
          •  # Esther R. Thacker, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Piper High School), Middle School Education/Social Studies

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING
          •  % Paula A. Gomez-Ospina, Moore, S.C.
          •  # Megan R. Rex, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs High School)
          •  $ Amy E. Rye, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Peter H. Sellers, Kansas City, Mo.

BACHELOR OF SOCIAL WORK
          •  Nikulas L. Boudreaux, Kansas City, Mo. (attended West Covina [Calif.] High School)
          •  Alice K. Brimer, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Lansing [Kan.] High School)
          •  @ Christina M. Campos, Olathe, Kan.
          •  @ Alyssa A. Coop, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit High School)
          •  # Gina M. English, Prairie Village, Kan.
          •  Megan E. Harness, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Alexandra M. Heavner, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  # Blake E. Ingwerson, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Melanie E. Jones, Eldon, Mo. (attended Cole County High School, Russellville, Mo.)*
          •  $ Suzan A. Kelley-Corcione, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  % Laurie L. Mallett, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Erica L. Maupin, Independence, Mo.
          •  Lauren C. Moore, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  # Lindsay D. Moorman, Smithville, Mo. (attended Smithville High School)
          •  Angela D. Murphy, Liberty, Mo.
          •  Jessica R. Smith, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Science)
          •  Georgina L. Thiak, Tonganoxie, Kan.
          •  @ Chanta S. Tinney, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  $ Lindsey N. Vest, St. Joseph, Mo. (attended Lafayette High School)

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE
          •  Jeffrey M. Dorward, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School), Management
          •  Michael R. Durant, Buckner, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration
          •  Jackie D. Eubanks, Smithville, Mo., Management
          •  Victoria E. Guerra, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School), Management
          •  Tyler M. Johnson, Platte City, Mo. (attended St. Joseph [Mo.] Central High School), Criminal Justice Administration
          •  Jason C. Matthews, Platte City, Mo. (attended Francis Howell North High School, St. Charles, Mo.), Management/Accounting
          •  Myron K. Nichols, Lane, Kan., Criminal Justice Administration
          •  Steven E. Richberg Sr., Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School), Management
          •  Matthew R. Sher, Billings, Mont. (attended Norwood [Mass.] High School), Management
          •  Jacqueline R. Stone, Smithville, Mo., Criminal Justice Administration
          •  Andrew J. Toplikar, Leawood, Kan. (attended Blue Valley North High School, Overland Park, Kan.), Social Psychology

UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE
          •  Ryan J. Bissing, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School), Terrorism and Homeland Security
          •  Jacqueline Tate, Kansas City, Mo., Terrorism and Homeland Security

NOTE: Those listed with * are listed twice in the document as they received multiple degrees and/or certificates.