A native of Grant, Poppe was on the Lopers cheer team for four years, including two as co-captain. She graduated from UNK in 2014 with a degree in organizational communication.
She currently is taking graduate classes and will graduate in 2017 with a master’s degree in counseling and school psychology in student affairs.
Poppe is employed by UNK’s Office of Student Life as an office associate.
UNK Cheer Squad members attend all home football, volleyball and basketball games, in addition to numerous community events