Chancellor Doug Kristensen

University of Nebraska at Kearney Chancellor Doug Kristensen has announced the selection of the UNK Ambassadors for the 2006-2007 academic year.  
Ambassadors serve as  a leadership group for the university and help host UNK functions. Members also conduct campus tours for distinguished guests, including foreign diplomats, alumni and government officials.
Ambassadors are selected through a competitive application and interview process. The following students are returning Ambassadors from the 2005-2006 academic year.  

Hershey  –  Katy Bodenhamer  
               Majors: advertising and English    
               Parents: Richard and Nancy Bodenhamer  

Minden  –  Andy Craig, coordinator for the Ambassadors  
               Major: exercise science (pre-medicine)  
               Parents: Dave and Jane Craig  

Ogallala  – Kevin Wait  
               Major: exercise science  
               Parents: Eric and Barb Wait  

       In addition to the returning Ambassadors, 12 new students were selected to
serve as Ambassadors. They are listed below alphabetically by hometown.  

Bertrand  –   Brooke McGee  
               Major: political science
               Parents: Arlan and Shelly McGee  

Brady  –  Jael Johnson  
               Major: organizational communications
               Parents: John and the Late Judy Johnson  

Eagle  –  Travis Checketts  
               Major: organizational communication
               Parents: Paul and Marla Checketts  

Elwood  –  Kole Kugler  
               Major: biology (pre-dental)  
               Parents: Kurt and Erin Kugler  

Holdrege  – Monica Fuentes  
               Major: communication disorders  
               Parents: Eric and Sharon Fuentes  

Kearney  –  Heather Korte  
               Major: communications disorders
               Parents: Ron and Ann Tillery  

                Brock Steinbrink  
        Major: business administration with an emphasis in
         accounting and finance  
               Parents: Rocky and Dione Steinbrink  

Lincoln  –  Amber Nabity  
               Majors: math and history education
               Parents: Fred and Jean Nabity  

Schuyler  – Isis Ortiz  
               Majors: political science and international studies  
               Parent: Martha McGinnis  

Walton  –  Ryan Gildea  
               Major: business administration  
               Parents: Mary French and Tom Gildea  

Weeping   Water  – Melanie Spilinek  
                       Majors: English and Philosophy  
                       Parents: Scott and Cindy Spilinek  

York  –    Scott Vincent  
               Major: Chemistry  
               Parents: Craig and Patti Vincent