Park University’s National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter Inducts New Members

Tuesday, June 3, 2014


June 3, 2014 — The Park University chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success recently held its semi-annual induction ceremony on the Parkville Campus. Ninety-one members were inducted, four of whom received the National Engaged Leader Award.

Students with an exemplary academic record are invited to join the National Society of Leadership and Success, and must complete the following to be considered for full induction: attend orientation, leadership training day, three success networking team meetings and three speaker broadcasts.

NSLSAnthony Stein, J.D. (right in adjacent photo), adjunct instructor of management, and William Venable III (left), assistant professor of business/management, were honored with the Excellence in Service to Students Award. This award is presented to Park staff/faculty who exemplifies leadership, mentor abilities and commitment to better the live of students. Walter Kisthardt, Ph.D. (center), professor and chair of social work and director of the Master of Social Work program, was recognized with the Excellence in Teaching Award. This award is presented to Park faculty members who personify the qualities taught within the NSLS, and make a significant difference in the lives of students at Park through their dedication to education.

 Those inducted into Park’s NSLS chapter are (National Engaged Leader Award recipients are indicated with a *):
          •  Ellis Alford, senior management/logistics major, Jarrell, Texas (attended Grimsley High School, Greensboro, N.C.)
          •  Donald Andrus, senior management/human resources major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Dalton Anstaett, senior business administration/management major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Liberty [Mo.] High School)
          •  Grant Baker, senior business administration/management, major, Parkville, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Zenab Bangoura, senior accounting major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Bridget Barta, sophomore undecided major, Monett, Mo. (attended Monett High School)
          •  Klaranda Behrens, sophomore athletic training major, Wathena, Kan.
          •  Jody Berry, senior management major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Annabelle Boehm, freshman graphic design major, Lawson, Mo. (attended Lawson High School)
          •  Cie’ra Broadway, sophomore communication arts/public relations major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Clark Butler, junior management/logistics major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Trevor Cavness, junior nursing major, Columbia, Mo. (attended Sturgeon [Mo.] High School)
          •  Omar Chavez, senior information and computer science/networking major, El Paso, Texas (attended Del Valle High School)
          •  Phil Clark, senior social psychology major, El Paso, Texas (attended Dwight D. Eisenhower High School, Yakima, Wash.)
          •  Sean Connelly, senior information and computer science major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School)
          •  Carlee Cornett, senior psychology major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Chelsea Davis, sophomore elementary education major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  * Jeffrey Davis, senior fitness and wellness major, Greenwood, Mo. (attended Lincoln Preparatory Academy, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Emily Day, sophomore middle school education/math major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County [Mo.] High School)
          •  Keith Desmond, senior management major, El Paso, Texas
          •  William Detweiler, junior management/logistics major, East Stroudsburg, Pa.
          •  Jacqeline DeWinkler, senior management/marketing major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Michael Durant, sophomore criminal justice administration major, Buckner, Mo.
          •  Lacey Dutro, senior business administration/finance major, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
          •  Kathryn Dykes, junior athletic training major, Excelsior Springs, Mo. (attended Excelsior Springs High School)
          •  Elizabeth Edwards, senior management/accounting major, Austin, Texas (attended Delsea Regional High School, Franklinville, N.J.)
          •  Gina English, senior social work major, Prairie Village, Kan.
          •  Daniel Everhart, senior business administration/management major, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Mikayla Fisher. junior graphic design major, Derby, Kan. (attended Rose Hill [Kan.] High School)
          •  Helen Garrett, junior management major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Lauren Grubbs, senior elementary education major, Sibley, Mo. (attended Fort Osage High School, Independence, Mo.)
          •  Aubrey Hall, senior management/accounting major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Milwaukee (Wis.) Lutheran High School)
          •  Jordan Hawks, junior nursing major, Lexington, Mo.
          •  David Hernandez, senior social psychology major, El Paso, Texas (attended Eastwood High School)
          •  Dawn Heun, senior accounting major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  * Nadege Hounkanrin, senior business administration/international business major, Cotonou, Benin
          •  Kaitlyn Hudlemeyer, sophomore accounting major, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
          •  Sasha Hurst, junior business administration/management major, Olathe, Kan. (attended Blue Valley West High School, Overland Park, Kan.)
          •  Hannah Jasinski, junior nursing major, Liberty, Mo. (attended Kearney [Mo.] High School)
          •  Erika Jones, sophomore interior design major, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School)
          •  Stephanie Jones, senior social psychology major, El Paso, Texas (attended Stephen F. Austin High School)
          •  Darly Joseph, senior management/human resources major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Emilee Karnes, senior accounting major, Platte City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Brooke Kunkel, sophomore accounting major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Platte County [Mo.] High School)
          •  Claudia Leal, senior management major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Angela Lewis, junior nursing major, Odessa, Mo. (attended Odessa High School)
          •  Kenneth Lingenfelter, senior management major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Meribeth Longley, senior fitness and wellness major, Leavenworth, Kan.
          •  Jessenia Lopez, sophomore interior design major, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Cristo Rey High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Nicole Lopez, senior management/computer information systems major, Shawnee, Kan.
          •  Ana Lopez, senior management/health care major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Joseph Lowe, non-degree seeking management major, Jacksonville, Ark.
          •  * Luis Maldonado, senior criminal justice administration/law enforcement major, Quebradilla, Puerto Rico
          •  Emily Mapes, junior English writing major, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School)
          •  Melanie Mills, Master of Social Work degree student, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Vanessa Morales, sophomore business administration/management major, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Cristo Rey High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Matthew Moratz, junior business administration/international business major, Weatherby Lake, Mo. (attended Park Hill High School, Kansas City, Mo.)
          •  Natalie Motta, junior elementary education major, Liberty, Mo. (attended Liberty High School)
          •  Shelby Murphy, junior business administration major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Staley High School)
          •  Amanda Mynatt, senior early childhood education major, Overland Park, Kan.
          •  Crystal Nava, senior social psychology major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Marco Nava, senior management/computer information systems major, El Paso, Texas (attended Socorro [Texas] High School)
          •  Jamie Neidhodlt, senior business administration/management major, Independence, Mo. (attended William Chrisman High School)
          •  Amy Nelson, senior business administration/finance major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Park Hill South High School, Riverside, Mo.)
          •  Jenna Newsome, junior biology major, Kearney, Mo. (attended Kearney High School)
          •  Vy Nguyen, junior business administration/international business major, Knob Noster, Mo. (attended Knob Noster High School)
          •  Jessica Parada, freshman interior design major, Kansas City, Kan. (attended Bonner Springs [Kan.] High School)
          •  Alicia Parnell, senior social psychology/clinical and abnormal major, Cape Coral, Fla.
          •  Sydney Patterson, sophomore business administration/marketing major, Lee’s Summit, Mo. (attended Lee’s Summit West High School)
          •  Pauline Plantiveau, junior interior design major, Neuville de Poitou, France
          •  Lori Reynolds, Master of Social Work degree student, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Kristina Sailor, sophomore interior design major, Independence, Mo. (attended Truman High School)
          •  Letha Shmigelsky, senior interdisciplinary studies major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Cody Shoemaker, senior accounting major, Kansas City, Mo.
          •  Jorge Sias, senior information and computer science/information systems major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Nicholas Simmons, sophomore business administration/marketing major, Fairfax, Mo. (attended Fairfax High School)
          •  Michelle Smith, senior business administration/management major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)
          •  Christa Stapleton, senior psychology major, Temecula, Calif.
          •  * Johanna Strother, senior interdisciplinary studies major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Tucker [Ga.] High School)
          •  Madison Stutz, sophomore communication arts/public relations major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Oak Park High School)
          •  Sara Swanson, sophomore biology major, Kansas City, Kan.
          •  Jeanine Varady, senior social psychology major, Independence, Mo. (attended Longwood High School, Middle Island, N.Y.)
          •  Tiffanie Vasquez, senior criminal justice administration/corrections major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Daniela Vilhena Duarte, sophomore business administration/marketing major, Parkville, Mo.
          •  Andrew Vincent, senior business administration/management major, Overland Park, Kan. (attended Turner High School, Kansas City, Kan.)
          •  Vickie Williams, senior social psychology/clinical and abnormal major, El Paso, Texas
          •  Madison Workman, sophomore elementary education major, King City, Mo. (attended King City High School)
          •  Sarah Wright, senior early childhood education major, Lee’s Summit, Mo.
          •  Sadaf Zaki, senior management/accounting major, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Winnetonka High School)