Park University Kansas City Area December 2015 Graduates Announced

Monday, December 14, 2015

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Park University held its December 2015 Kansas City Area Commencement ceremony on Dec. 12 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo.

The ceremony included a keynote address by Greg Graves, chairman and chief executive officer of Kansas City, Mo., based Burns & McDonnell, one of the fastest growing and most successful engineering, architecture, construction and environmental consulting firms in North America.

More than 340 Park University students were eligible to graduate — 133 students received a master’s degree and/or graduate certificate, and 208 students received a bachelor’s degree, associate degree and/or undergraduate certificate.


LIST OF GRADUATE DEGREES CONFERRED

(Name, Degree Concentration [if applicable], Hometown and High School Attended [if provided])

MASTER OF ARTS IN COMMUNICATION AND LEADERSHIP
          •  Hicham Abouabdellah, Independence, Mo. (originally from Casablanca, Morocco)
          •  Robert S. Garber, St. Cloud, Fla. (attended Norton [Ohio] High School)
          •  Jody Anne Karlin, Hubert, N.C. (attended Dimond High School, Anchorage, Alaska)
          •  Rebekah Louise Lodge-Maragh, Del Rio, Texas (attended Peyton [Colo.] High School)
          •  Jason R. Souza, Fredericksburg, Va. (attended Catskill [N.Y.] High School)

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
          •  Emefa Afetonu, Business Administration, Raytown, Mo. (originally from Tema, Ghana)
          •  Rob Dominic Amante, International Business, El Paso, Texas
          •  Lola Patrice Anderson, Business Administration, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Julieta Marisol Avila Estrada, Management Information Systems and Human Resource Management, Warrensburg, Mo.
          •  Emmanuel K. Ayoo, International Business, Grandview, Mo. (originally from Nairobi, Kenya)
          •  Lisa Ann Bailey, Business Administration, Odessa, Mo.
          •  Dustin Paul Baker, Management Information Systems, Fletcher, N.C.
          •  Sandra Ann Bane, Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School)
          •  Christopher B. Beal, Business Administration, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.
          •  Stephanie Bolden, Business Administration, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Matthew Isaac Bradley, Business Administration, Yuma, Ariz. (attended Dupont Manual Magnet High School, Louisville, Ky.)
          •  Brian Allen Canfield, Finance, Whitmore Lake, Mich. (attended Pinckney [Mich.] High School)
          •  Katrina Beth Carnes, Finance, Glenwood, Iowa (attended Thomas Jefferson High School, Council Bluffs, Iowa)
          •  Lili Chee, Business Administration, Colorado Springs, Colo. (attended Widefield High School)
          •  Sandra Kay Crigger, Human Resource Management, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb.
          •  Vishaun Daley, International Business, Hyattsville, Md. (attended Kingston [N.Y.] High School)
          •  Heather R. Delgado, Human Resource Management, San Antonio, Texas
          •  Jambaldorj Ganbold, Finance, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
          •  Christopher Leval Garrett, Management Information Systems, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. (attended Lew Wallace High School, Gary, Ind.)
          •  Stephen Harold Grant, Finance, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Corena Jamie Grey-Kannegaard, Management Information Systems, Geilenkirchen Air Base, Germany (attended Gallup [N.M.] High School)
          •  Kirk J. Harding, Management Information Systems, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Ritenour High School, Overland, Mo.)
          •  Gary Reauxdell Howard Sr., Business Administration, Jersey Village, Texas (attended Raytown [Mo.] High School)
          •  Darin P. Jensen, Business Administration, Layton, Utah (attended Fairmont [Minn.] High School)
                 •  Jensen also earned Graduate Certificate in Finance
          •  Terry Lynn Joyner, Business Administration, Hawkinsville, Ga.
                 •  Joyner also earned Graduate Certificate in Creative and Life Writing
          •  Mahathi Koutha, Business Administration, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  Dino Tinh Lam, Management Information Systems, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Westport Edison Senior Academy)
          •  Bianca M. Luevanos, Business Administration, Humble, Texas (attended C.E. King High School, Houston, Texas)
          •  Levi Allen Lunde, Business Administration, Murphysboro, Ill. (attended Golden Sierra High School, Garden Valley, Calif.)
          •  Bayan Mailybayeva, Finance and International Business, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Atyrau, Kazakhstan)
          •  Rafael J. Maraver Barrios, Finance and International Business, Lenexa, Kan.
          •  Jason Charles McGouirk, Management Information Systems, Helotes, Texas (attended Bainbridge [Ga.] High School
          •  Lauren Alexandra Miller, Business Administration, Kearney, Mo.
          •  Jeffery Paul Nicholas, Business Administration, Great Falls, Mont. (attended Lincoln High School, Tacoma, Wash.)
          •  Brittney Page Pastore, Business Administration, Portales, N.M. (attended Birdville High School, North Richland Hills, Texas)
          •  Zenina F. Pearson, Finance, Grandview, Mo.
          •  Jason Ray Pierce, Management Information Systems, Stafford, Va. (attended Sherwood High School, Sandy Spring, Md.)
          •  Immacula Guilaine Pierre, Business Administration, Savannah, Ga. (attended Naples [Fla.] High School)
          •  Thomas Robert Prichard Jr., Business Administration, Kansas City, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School, Independence, Mo.)
          •  Brian Alexander Riehle, Management Information Systems, Plains, Mont. (attended Central Valley High School, Spokane Valley, Wash.)
          •  Rokaya Nasser Salehi, Management Information Systems, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Justin Brian Savage, Business Administration, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended West Noble High School, Ligonier Ind.)
          •  Hashina Shrestha, Finance, Parkville, Mo.
          •  Otabek Pardaevich Shukurov, Management Information Systems, Lenexa, Kan. (originally from Tashkent, Uzbekistan)
          •  Joseph Henry Smith Jr., Finance, Anchorage, Alaska (attended Robert E. Lamberton School, Philadelphia, Pa.)
          •  Michele Renee Sobers, Management Information Systems, Mansfield, Texas
          •  Brian H. Stone, Management Information Systems, Clairton, Pa. (attended Otselic Valley Central School, South Otselic, N.Y.)
          •  Matt A. Storm, Business Administration, Boise, Idaho (attended Christian Liberty Academy, Arlington Heights, Ill.)
          •  Shelley Rene Terhune, Business Administration, Savannah, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] High School)
          •  Elizabeth A. Thornton, Management Information Systems, Blacklick, Ohio
          •  Jiajie Wang, Finance and International Business, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Lanzhou, China)
          •  Nan Wang, Business Administration, Parkville, Mo.
          •  Joey M.J. Williams, Business Administration, Brandon, Fla. (attended Reynolds High School, Greenville, Pa.)
          •  Ryan Matthew Wolf, Finance, Stafford, Va. (attended Knoch High School, Saxonburg, Pa.)
          •  Damon Wooten, Business Administration, Alexandria, Va. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Science, Kansas City, Kan.)
                 •  Wooten also earned Graduate Certificate in Health Service Management and Leadership
          •  John Nicholas Yacos IV, Finance, Albuquerque, N.M. (attended Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park, Kan.)
          •  Zohreh Zarrabi, Business Administration, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Angel Zepeda, Business Administration, Victorville, Calif.
          •  Shuangrui Zhang, Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Chengdu, China)

MASTER OF EDUCATION
          •  Halie Marie Bender, Language and Literacy Education, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Bailey Ann Benson, Teacher Leadership, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Abby Katherine Blevins, Educational Leadership, Woodlawn, Tenn.
          •  Kenya Michelle Casselle, Teacher Leadership, Raymore, Mo.
          •  Gwendolen Candice Connors, Language and Literacy Education, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School)
          •  Kevin Duane Edwards, Educational Leadership, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School)
          •  Michelle Nicole Fairhurst, Educational Leadership, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  George B. Ferris Jr., Educational Leadership, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Pius X High School)
          •  Sara Marie Gearheart, Teacher Leadership, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Piper High School)
          •  Jessica Calva Jerman, Teacher Leadership, Gladstone, Mo.
          •  Evelyn D. Jones, Teacher Leadership, Raymore, Mo.
          •  Jonathan W. Lanier, Adult Education, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska
          •  Michael J. Lawless, Educational Leadership, Raytown, Mo.
          •  Aurielle E. Martin, Adult Education, Tucson, Ariz. (attended John Hersey High School, Arlington Heights, Ill.)
          •  Amy Michelle Michaels, Language and Literacy Education, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  David Patrick Miller, Teacher Leadership, Holt, Mo.
          •  Nicole Denise Price, Adult Education, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lincoln College Prep Academy)
          •  La’Toya Shenee Ragan, Educational Leadership, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Michelle Denise Rice, Adult Education, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Central High School)
          •  Frances Elaine Rodriguez, Educational Leadership, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Hilary Anne Bufton Rosen, Language and Literacy Education, Fairway, Kan.
          •  Emily Ann Thompson, Teacher Leadership, Shawnee, Kan.
          •  Kela Marie Waddell, Teacher Leadership, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Poplar Bluff [Mo.] High School)
          •  Susan K. Zeller, Language and Literacy Education, Kansas City, Mo.

MASTER OF HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION
          •  Kimberly Ann Aldrich, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Richmond [Mo.] High School)
          •  Martha J. Armenta, Grandview, Mo. (attended Cameron [Mo.] High School)
          •  Candice Leigh Barbosa, Converse, Texas
          •  Monica D. Campbell, Olathe, Kan. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Cassandra A. Coker, Beaufort, S.C. (attended Fairfield [Calif.] High School)
          •  Danielle Christine Cooley, Idaho Falls, Idaho
          •  Paula Lorraine Dietrich, Gambrills, Md. (attended Jones High School, Orlando, Fla.)
          •  Mariby Cherise Dilks, Tuscon, Ariz. (attended Clovis [N.M.] High School)
          •  Devin Marie Gatta, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. (attended Hoover High School, Clendinin, W.Va.)
                 •  Gatta also earned Graduate Certificate in Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership
          •  Debra D. Jackson, Cameron, Mo.
          •  Margaret Kay Jorgensen, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Otes C. Kolade, El Paso, Texas (attended Andress High School)
          •  Shirish Malla, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Kelly Leigh McCurdy, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School)
          •  Chelsea Briana McNeil, Greenville, S.C. (attended Southside High School)
          •  Christine K. Miller, Westwood Hills, Kan.
          •  Natasha Lynnette Norris, North Little Rock, Ark. (attended Evening Shade High School, Cave City, Ark.)
          •  Marwan Nussair Nussairat, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Jordan David Palmer, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  Kevin Joseph Park, Roeland Park, Kan.
          •  Brittany Schalice Robinson, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Schlagle High School)
          •  Raid Fakhry Shorman, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Julianne Nicole Strasser, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Savannah [Mo.] High School)
          •  Megan Leah Thilges, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Beau Christopher Sigrist, Platte City, Mo. (attended Wathena [Kan.] High School)

MASTER OF MUSIC
          •  Sunnatulla Ibragimov, Cello Performance, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

MASTER OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
          •  Eddie Clay Brown, Disaster and Emergency Management, Jefferson City, Mo.
          •  Donald Ray Carey Jr., Public Management, Grain Valley, Mo. (attended Pilot Grove [Mo.] High School)
          •  James Edward Costin, Disaster and Emergency Management, San Antonio, Texas
          •  Lindsey Anne Dunstedter, Nonprofit and Community Services Management, Rolla, Mo.
          •  Glenn Maurice Hogue, Public Management, St. Paul, Minn.
          •  Karen Amber Kelly, Nonprofit and Community Services Management, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bishop Ward High School)
          •  Tomasz K. Krolak, Disaster and Emergency Management, St. Paul, Minn. (attended Curie Metro High School, Chicago, Ill.)
          •  Jamie Lynne McCarrison, Public Management, Fort Meade, Md. (attended Bodley High School, Fulton, N.Y.)
          •  Jammie Marie Monclova, Economics and Global Strategy, El Paso, Texas
          •  Samuel Ahensan Nomafo, Disaster and Emergency Management, Kansas City, Mo. (originally from Tema, Ghana)
          •  Kelly M. Ragan, Public Management, Marietta, Ga. (attended Monsignor Donovan High School, Toms River, N.J.)
          •  Sandy Melissa Smock, Public Management, Virginia Beach, Va.
          •  Logan Clay Wagler, Public Management, Shawnee, Kan.

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
          •  Sonya L. Dunham, Creative and Life Writing, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Thomas Aquinas High School, Overland Park, Kan.)
          •  Devin Marie Gatta, Healthcare/Health Services Management and Leadership, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. (attended Hoover High School, Clendinin, W.Va.)
                 •  Gatta also earned Master of Healthcare Administration
          •  Dustin Michael Guidroz, Disaster and Emergency Management, Gretna, La. (attended West Jefferson High School, Harvey, La.)
          •  Rakia Hasoon, Global Business, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Kecia L. Holland, Nonprofit Leadership, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Darin P. Jensen, Finance, Layton, Utah (attended Fairmont [Minn.] High School)
                 •  Jensen also earned Master of Business Administration
          •  Terry Lynn Joyner, Creative and Life Writing, Hawkinsville, Ga.
                 •  Joyner also earned Master of Business Administration
          •  Bobbie G. Stewart-Thomas, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Wyandotte High School)
          •  Damon Wooten, Health Service Management and Leadership, Alexandria, Va. (attended Sumner Academy of Arts and Science, Kansas City, Kan.)
                 •  Wooten also earned Master of Business Administration


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, Degree Concentration, Hometown and High School Attended [if provided])

BACHELOR OF ARTS
          •  Meredith Clark Darlington, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School)
          •  Brittany Reneé Eastham, Communication Arts/Public Relations, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Valley West High School)
          •  Melanie Diane Gonzalez, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement and Spanish, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  @ Emily Anne Grinstead, Communication Arts/Public Relations, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  @ Alexander L. Hahn, European/Classical History, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
                 •  Hahn also earned Bachelor of Science in Geography
          •  $ Ashley Nicole Harbin, Mathematics, Rock Port, Mo. (attended Tarkio [Mo.] High School)
          •  Dionne Michelle Hersey, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Central High School)
          •  Haley Lynn Jowett, Social Psychology, Odessa, Mo. (attended Oak Grove [Mo.] High School
          •  # Elizabeth Julene Orosco, Communication Arts/Journalism, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Spring [Texas] High School
          •  Chadwick Wesley Shreeves, Communication Arts/Broadcasting, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Erik Mickhail Smith, European/Classical History, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School)
          •  Rita Marie Stottlemyre, Communication Arts/Public Relations, Polo, Mo. (attended Polo High School)
          •  William Richard Stubbs, Communication Arts/Public Relations, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)
          •  # Sara Janet Torres, Business Administration/Management, Independence, Mo. (attended East High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  @ Kelli Anne Van Natta, English Literature, Baytown, Texas
          •  # Alec William Walworth, Communication Arts/Journalism, Kearney, Mo. (attended Lutheran High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  @ Leann Elizabeth Williams, Psychology, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)

BACHELOR OF MUSIC
          •  Yuriy Vereshchagin, Applied Music/Piano, Grandview, Mo., (attended Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park, Kan.)

BACHELOR OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
          •  Paul O. Abanishe, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Jared West Blanscet, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School)
          •  Shawna M. Brief-Lopez, Public Service, Prairie Village, Kan. (attended Hickman High School, Columbia, Mo.)
          •  Dana Linn Fraher, Public Service, Springfield, Mo. (attended West High School, Waterloo, Iowa)
                 •  Fraher also earned Bachelor of Science in Management/Human Resources
          •  Bernita R. Jones, Riverside, Mo. (attended Topeka [Kan.] High School)
          •  Kristopher Charles Kobernus, Public Service, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Willowbrook High School, Villa Park, Ill.)
          •  % Trever Loren Leikam, Gardner, Kan. (attended Shawnee Mission West High School, Overland Park, Kan.)
          •  Eunice Oregel, Public Service, Shawnee, Kan. (attended Wyandotte High School, Kansas City, Kan.)
                 •  Oregel also earned Undergraduate Certificate in Terrorism and Homeland Security

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
          •  Joshua Scott Adams, Management/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Webb City [Mo.] High School)
          •  Abdulrahman Ahmed S. Al Daidan, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Samia Ali Alarfaj, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Turki Hamad Alhazani, Economics, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Bandar Ibrahim Altariqi, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Fasli Amikishiyev, Accounting and Business Administration/Finance, Baku, Azerbaijan
          •  @ Tawanda Roletta Anderson, Social Psychology, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Teresa’s Academy)
          •  Sohail M. Anwar, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  $ Camillie E. Aton, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School
          •  @ Grant Edward Baker, Business Administration/Management, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  $ Courtney Caitlin Barker, Management/Health Care, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
          •  $ Angela C. Bilkey, Social Psychology/Cultural, Organizational and Institutional, O’Fallon, Mo.
          •  Payton Leigh Bogart, Economics, Platte City, Mo. (attended Platte County High School)
          •  Jonathan Allen Booe, Business Administration/Human Resources, Cherryvale, Kan. (attended Cherryvale High School)
          •  @ Misty M. Borden, Business Administration/Management, Platte City, Mo. (attended Center High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Lindsay Elyse Bulloc, Management, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] High School)
          •  Glenn Francis Burks, Management, Independence, Mo.
          •  % Xuan Chen, Business Administration/Management, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  # Claude Ngenevu Chi, Information and Computer Science/Data Management, and Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Raytown, Mo. (originally from Yaounde, Cameroon)
          •  @ Matthew Clark Cleeton, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Chillicothe [Mo.] High School)
          •  Larry S. Cleveland Jr., Management/Computer Information Systems, Crestview, Fla.
          •  Dakota M. Collins, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections, Leavenworth, Kan.
          •  # Joseph S. Couch, Management, Windsor, Mo. (attended Windsor High School)
          •  Dorcas Delores Crawford, Social Psychology, Manhattan, Kan.
          •  Laron A. Daniels, Graphic Design, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Northeast High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Frank Sinclair Denton Sr., Management/Computer Information Systems, Jefferson City, Mo. (attended Deer Valley High School, Glendale, Ariz.)
          •  # Lindsey D. Derry, Fitness and Wellness, Trenton, Mo. (attended Trenton High School)
          •  Amber N. Dickinson, Business Administration/Finance, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Watseka [Ill.] High School)
          •  # Thalia M. Doty, Social Psychology, Del Rio, Texas
          •  $ Anthony L. Duranti, Management/Human Resources, Great Falls, Mont.
          •  William Carter Dworzan, Management and Management/Marketing, Liberty, Mo.
          •  $ Nicole J. Eggermont, Management/Human Resources, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Smithville [Mo.] High School)
          •  Albert Robert Enderle III, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Paula Engetschwiler, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Muncie Christian School, Kansas City, Kan.)
          •  @ Sharon R. Ewan, Management/Human Resources, Orange, Calif. (attended William Chrisman High School, Independence, Mo.)
          •  # Anthony Thomas Fenner, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  # Natalie M. Flynn, Social Psychology, Pensacola, Fla. (attended Fort Zumwalt North High School, O’Fallon, Mo.)
          •  Caitlin Jean Foreman, Fitness and Wellness, Black Mountain, N.C.
          •  Dana Linn Fraher, Management/Human Resources, Springfield, Mo. (attended West High School, Waterloo, Iowa)
                 •  Fraher also earned Bachelor of Public Administration in Public Service
          •  Jacob Christian Frazier, Social Psychology, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  $ Courtney Michele Gadd, Business Administration/Finance, Spring, Texas (attended Buhler [Kan.] High School)
          •  $ Andrew Russell Gauchat, Management, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Leeton High School)
          •  Ronaldo Falcao de Godoi, Business Administration/Marketing, Sao Paulo, Brazil
          •  @ Jeffrey C. Golden, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Raymore, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Landon Joseph Grego, Management, Blue Springs, Mo.
          •  $ Evelyn M. Griffith, Management/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  @ Alexander L. Hahn, Geography, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
                 •  Hahn also earned Bachelor of Arts in European/Classical History
          •  # John P. Hahn III, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Cameron [Mo.] High School)
          •  Halil Halco Hajdarevic, Business Administration/Human Resources, Shawnee, Kan. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School)
          •  @ Michael Nolan Hale, Management/Computer Information Systems, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
          •  @ Earl Thomas Hampton, Management/Computer Information Systems, Kansas City, Mo. (attended St. Clair [Mo.] High School)
          •  Kristen Leigh Hansen, Social Psychology/Human Development, Olathe, Kan. (attended Olathe South High School)
          •  @ Carl Anthony Hendricks, Management/Computer Information Systems, Jacksonville, Ark.
          •  Christina Hoffman, Business Administration/Human Resources, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Nounagnon Jechonias Fidele Hounkanrin, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, and Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Cotonou, Benin
                 •  Hounkanrin also earned Undergraduate Certificate in Computer Networking
          •  @ Nathen Charles Howard, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Louisburg, Kan.
          •  Walter B. Hubain, Information and Computer Science/Computer Science, Castries, St. Lucia
          •  Tabatha Marie Infranca, Management/Accounting, Raytown, Mo.
          •  Fatimatou Jallow, Mathematics, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  $ Mariama Jammeh, Accounting, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Peggy Sue Johnson, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Northeast High School)
          •  # Kriti Kafle, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Parkville, Mo.
          •  Melissa Ann Keim, Social Psychology, Fairview, Kan. (attended Hiawatha [Kan.] High School)
          •  Heather Ann Kellum, Business Administration/Human Resources and Business Administration/Management, Lawrence, Kan. (attended Caldwell [Idaho] High School)
          •  Lavenia M. Kitchen, Management, Hamden, Conn.
          •  # Katelyn Elizabeth Knoche, Social Psychology, Holt, Mo. (attended Northland Christian Academy, Kansas City, Mo.)
                 •  Knoche also earned Undergraduate Certificate in Thanatology
          •  @ Zachary Edward Koffenberger, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Truman High School, Independence, Mo.)
          •  $ Jadalyn K. Kotake, Social Psychology, Independence, Mo. (attended Grain Valley [Mo.] High School
          •  # Michael Paul Kwiatkowski, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Weston, Mo. (attended John F. Kennedy High School, Cheektowaga, N.Y.)
          •  Brandon James Lacy, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)
          •  @ Jennsen I. Leach, Business Administration/Human Resources, Wellington, Mo.
          •  John D. Lentz, Management, Cabot, Ark. (attended Greenwood [Ark.] High School)
          •  Shanna May Lewis, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)
          •  Xiao Li, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Achelet Lineas, Business Administration/Finance, Eaubonne, France
          •  $ Dwayne Teron Logan, Management, Vallejo, Calif.
          •  $ Brandy L. Long, Management/Health Care, Odessa, Mo. (attended Odessa High School)
          •  @ Lauren Marie Lucas, Fitness and Wellness, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Blue Valley West High School)
          •  Waylon Shaun Magobotha, Management, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  % Yashmin Manandhar, Business Administration/Management, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  Devyn Jacob Mapes, Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School)
          •  # Cassandra M. Mason, Geography, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Alishia Dawn Maxwell, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended East High School)
          •  James W. McBath III, Interdisciplinary Studies, Blue Springs, Mo.
          •  Paul Michael McCarty, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School)
          •  $ Melissa Anne McCombs, Management/Computer Information Systems, Muskogee, Okla.
          •  Jo Ann McCue, Management/Health Care, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Shore High School, Houston, Texas)
          •  @ Helen Michelle McGhee-Garrett, Management, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Katie Marie McGraw, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Dasia Leoni Mendez, Business Administration/Marketing, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  # Eric William James Miller, Management/Computer Information Systems, Knob Noster, Mo.
          •  @ Samuel Aldon Miller, Management, Edwardsville, Kan.
          •  % Emily P. Moses, Economics, Jefferson City, Mo. (attended Jefferson City High School)
          •  Melissa Nicole Murphy, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School)
          •  @ Shelby K. Murphy, Business Administration/Marketing, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School)
          •  Kerry Allison Bre’An Nace, Business Administration/Human Resources, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School)
          •  $ Christopher Marlon Neal Jr., Management/Finance, Bowling Green, Ky. (attended Greenwood High School)
          •  $ Alexis G. Orantes, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Imperial, Mo. (attended Smithson Valley High School, Spring Branch, Texas)
          •  Barbara D. Owens, Social Psychology, St. Louis, Mo.
          •  $ Patricia P. Phelps, Social Psychology, Springfield, Mo.
          •  @ James H. Phillips, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Carl Albert High School, Midwest City, Okla.)
          •  Valarie Black Phillips, Management, Escondido, Calif. (attended Beaumont High School, St. Louis, Mo.)
          •  # Gregory Ryan Porter, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Wahkinna Monay Preston, Social Psychology, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended African Centered College Prep Academy, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Jacqueline Marie Quinlan, Business Administration/Management, Rosendale, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  Catherine Rose Rechenberger, Accounting, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Janice Marie Redmond, Social Psychology/Human Development, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
          •  Cathy Lynn Marley Reed, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections, El Dorado, Kan.
                 •  Reed also earned Undergraduate Certificate in Terrorism and Homeland Security
          •  Elizabeth S. Robertson, Interdisciplinary Studies, Independence, Mo.
          •  Ashley M. Robinette, Business Administration/Management, Richlands, Va. (attended Richlands High School)
          •  Felix Eric Rolon, Criminal Justice Administration, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.
          •  Andrew K. Sappington, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Satellite High School, Liberty, Mo.)
          •  % Bethany A. Schlesselman, Business Administration/Management, Concordia, Mo.
          •  Kristin Lynn Shaw, Management and Management/Health Care, Warrensburg, Mo. (attended Chilhowee [Mo.] High School)
          •  Krista Elizabeth Sheckells, Business Administration/Marketing, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Basehor-Linwood High School, Basehor, Kan.)
          •  Ja’Kyra Michelle Shelton, Biology, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School)
          •  Adam Robert Shirley, Biology, Bonner Springs, Kan. (attended Bonner Springs High School)
          •  @ Letha M. Shmigelsky, Interdisciplinary Studies, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Melissa M. Slayton, Social Psychology, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo.
          •  Donnie France Smith, Business Administration/Marketing, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  @ William Matthew Smith, Management/Marketing, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Lawrence [Kan.] High School)
          •  # Sarah Nicole Snyder, Social Psychology, Sugar Creek, Mo. (attended Raymore-Peculiar High School, Peculiar, Mo.)
          •  $ Etienne Jean-Luc de Souza, Information and Computer Science/Computer Science, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  $ Joshua L. Story, Management, Hampton, Va.
          •  Ann L. Sturm, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Rochelle D. Surratt, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Southwest High School, St. Louis, Mo.)
          •  Katherean Alexandra Swartz, Management/Human Resources, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Smith-Cotton High School, Sedalia, Mo.)
          •  Charly Michelle Swiger-Peterson, Management/Human Resources, Lancaster, Calif. (attended Liberty High School, Clarksburg, W.Va.)
          •  @ Savanah M. Tannehill, Business Administration/Finance, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School)
          •  $ Vanessa Kay Thomson, Management/Accounting, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Valley Center [Kan.] High School)
          •  Joanna D. Torres, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Moumine Toukourou, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, and Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering, Cotonou, Benin
          •  Marcelo Xavier Trillo, Social Psychology, San Jose, Calif.
          •  Ashley Anne Trotman, Social Psychology, Lincoln, Neb.
          •  # Megan Ryan Tucker, Social Psychology/Cultural, Organizational and Institutional, Warrensburg, Mo. (attended Green Forest [Ark.] High School)
          •  # Jennifer L. Tuttle, Fitness and Wellness, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Joplin [Mo.] High School)
          •  # Laura E. Vance, Interdisciplinary Studies, Wellsville, Kan.
          •  Kristina M. Van Horne, Accounting, Caledonia, Mich.
          •  # Erin Elisabeth Vargas, Business Administration/Human Resources, Hutchinson, Kan.
          •  % Jason Michael Wallut, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, Warrensburg, Mo. (attended Warsaw [Mo.] High School)
          •  @ Ascia S. Warren, Social Psychology, Schertz, Texas
          •  Shun’Nita S. Washington, Business Administration/Management, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Schlagle High School)
          •  Richard K. Waweru, Information and Computer Science/Data Management, Mweiga, Kenya
          •  Jessica Nicole White, Fitness and Wellness, Smithville, Mo. (attended Smithville High School)
          •  $ Kevin L. Whitt, Management, Hamilton, Mo.
          •  Ayanna Nicole Williams, Management/Human Resources, Columbia, S.C. (attended Cooley High School, Detroit, Mich.)
          •  Erica LaShea Williams, Management/Human Resources, Bellevue, Neb.
          •  $ Maretta J. Williams, Management/Computer Information Systems, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  @ Christine P. Wilson, Management/Human Resources, Gardner, Kan.
          •  @ Dustin Zachariah Woods, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Concordia [Mo.] High School)
          •  Zachary Edward Worley, Accounting, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)
          •  Qiyao Wu, Biology, Fuzhou, China

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN EDUCATION
          •  @ Callie Margaret Beaver, Secondary Education/Social Studies, Webb City, Mo. (attended Webb City High School
          •  # Mary Katherine Distasio, Early Childhood Education, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School
          •  $ Kiersten Paige Gardner, Elementary Education, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  @ Erin Alese Goertz, Early Childhood Education, Gladstone, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School)
          •  $ Lauren Ashley Grubbs, Elementary Education, Sibley, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.)
          •  # Jessica Ann Harness, Early Childhood Education, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
          •  # Aron Charles Hellner, Middle School Education/Science and Social Studies, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Rockford [Ill.] High School)
          •  Arica A. Jones, Education Studies/Early Childhood Education – Teaching Young Children, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  $ Leah Danielle Kingsbury, Middle School Education/English and Social Studies, Lawson, Mo. (attended Lawson High School)
          •  @ Natalie Jean Motta, Elementary Education, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
          •  Christopher Wayne Organ, Secondary Education, Independence, Mo. (attended Van Horn High School)
          •  @ Shannon Marie Stark, Secondary Education/Fine Art K-12, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  @ Jordin Michele Willett, Middle School Education/English and Social Studies, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  @ Cortney A. Young, Secondary Education/Fine Art K-12, Kansas City, Mo.

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING
          •  Angela Lynne Wemhoff, Kearney, Mo. (attended Blue Springs [Mo.] South High School)

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE
          •  Adam J. Allen, Management/Accounting, Blue Springs, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit [Mo.] North High School)
          •  Dustin Michael Beeman, Information and Computer Science, Independence, Mo. (attended Raytown [Mo.] South High School)
          •  Melissa R. Castaneda, Management, Gladstone, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Nicholas Keith Kline, Criminal Justice Administration, Lenexa, Kan. (attended Blue Valley West High School, Overland Park, Kan.)
          •  Joshua F. Looker, Management, Parkville, Mo.
          •  Patricia A. Lynn, Management, Raytown, Mo.
          •  Shaun Newkirk, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School)
          •  Brenda Ann Newman-Polk, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Salina [Kan.] Central High School)
          •  Cheryl A. Phillips, Management, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Terrebonne High School, Houma, La.)
          •  Stacy Nicole Pitman, Information and Computer Science, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School)
          •  Amanda Maria Gillmore Rohaus, Management, Independence, Mo.
          •  Kareem A. Rufai, Information and Computer Science, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Joetta A. Stewart, Management and Social Psychology, Blue Springs, Mo.
          •  Tasha Lanyce Tivis, Criminal Justice Administration, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Michael Wayne Webb Jr., Management/Logistics, Spokane, Wash. (attended Elwood [Kan.] High School)
          •  Gregory Allen Wright, Management, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Brookfield [Mo.] High School)

UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATE
          •  Nounagnon Jechonias Fidele Hounkanrin, Computer Networking, Cotonou, Benin
                 •  Hounkanrin also earned Bachelor of Science in Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, and Information and Computer Science/Software Engineering
          •  Katelyn Elizabeth Knoche, Thanatology, Holt, Mo. (attended Northland Christian Academy, Kansas City, Mo.)
                 •  Knoche also earned Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology
          •  Eunice Oregel, Terrorism and Homeland Security, Shawnee, Kan. (attended Wyandotte High School, Kansas City, Kan.)
                 •  Oregel also earned Bachelor of Public Affairs in Public Service
          •  Cathy Lynn Marley Reed, Terrorism and Homeland Security, El Dorado, Kan.
                 •  Reed also earned Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections
          •  Michael K. Sutherland, Terrorism and Homeland Security, Kansas City, Mo. (attended North Kansas City [Mo.] High School