Question: What is your year and major at Missouri State?
Answer: I am a senior triple majoring in marketing and advertising promotions, marketing research, and marketing sales/sales management.
Q: Where are you from?
A: Wildwood, Missouri, which is by St. Louis.
Q: What organization are you representing as a candidate?
A: Alpha Chi Omega Sorority.
Q: What other organizations are you involved in at Missouri State?
A: I was on the executive board for Dance Marathon on campus. I have been an university ambassador. I did Commerce Bank Emerging Leaders Program and Gamma Phi Alpha. I had a small business called She is Wonderfully Made.
Q: What are some of your other hobbies, outside of school?
A: I have been a hospice volunteer for four years in the Springfield community, so that’s really important to me. I am passionate about marketing and I work for Secure Agent Marketing right now. And I enjoy public speaking.
Q: What are your plans post-graduation?
A: Right now I’m a project manager of marketing for my Master’s in education. I’m on salary, so I’m staying there for a little while. I’m also considering getting my Master of business administration as well.
Q: Give us one piece of advice for students experiencing their first MSU Homecoming.
A: I think my biggest piece of advice would be to just get involved. I think it can be intimidating your first time coming, but going to every single event is so much fun for Homecoming. You can meet so many other people. I remember making a lot of friends my first year of Homecoming just by going and all that.
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