KEARNEY – Fourteen staff members have been selected for the 2022-23 Leadership UNK class.
Cam Chau, International Education
Javier Corpus-Ochoa, Student Diversity and Inclusion
Bennett Davis, Student Affairs
Marisa Dixon, Campus Recreation
Samuel Doubet, Calvin T. Ryan Library
Tammy Eaton, Student Engagement
Megan Goeke, College of Business and Technology
Sharon Johnson, Graduate Studies and Academic Outreach
Jordan McCoy, Health Promotion
Kimberly Scherbarth, TRIO-SSS
Deena Schleiger, Learning Commons
Leah Smillie, International Education
Tiffany Stoiber, Graduate Studies and Academic Outreach
Kallie Welch, Student Accounts
In its 16th year, Leadership UNK exposes participants to leadership opportunities at UNK and in the Kearney area, enhances their leadership skills and encourages them to accept leadership roles in the future. The program also increases their knowledge of the university system and gives them an opportunity to network with classmates, speakers and others while discussing issues pertinent to campus and leadership development.
Throughout the academic year, participants attend nine half-day sessions and one full-day meeting that examine various aspects of leadership within the University of Nebraska System. They’re also required to complete at least four hours of volunteer service on campus. There is no cost to participate.
Leadership UNK is administered by program alumni selected as members of the Board of Graduates. Current Leadership UNK Board of Graduates members are: Matt Allbright, Terri Lovitt, Suzette Eppler, Meredith DeHaven, Paula Fuestman, Karen Myers, Scott Olson, Barb Wayman, Stefani Wegner and Olivia Whittaker.
Learn more about the program at unk.edu/leadership-unk.