Outstanding Leaders, Spring 2013

Ryan Kaiponen – Outstanding Leader
for going above and beyond in his Peer Mentor responsibilities, by helping students develop study skills and by being an escort at night for students; for helping first-year students find service work by introducing them to RSOs on campus; and for being a great role model both in leadership and general kindness and helping new students  find a way to “fit in.

Katie Milbourne – Outstanding leader
for inspiring students in the American Marketing Association; by motivating students and helping them get involved; and by being the front leader in marketing the Creek’s Edge Apartments Open House. With her leadership and direction, the AMA completed their service goals, has the highest member retention rate in years and has been nationally recognized as a ‘silver’ chapter. Katie has also been an Honors Peer Mentor and is involved in the Ferris State CROP Hunger Walk each year. Katie has truly made her mark in the College of Business and Ferris community.