Meet the Recent Alumni Council

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LAUREN DIEHL '16

Major:  Supply Chain Management and International Business with Entrepreneurship Minor

Occupation:  Purchasing Analyst - Toyota 

Why I’m involved with RAC:  I chose to get involved with YAC to give back to the University. I had an incredible four years at BGSU and I would like students to continue to have the same experiences in the future. 

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AUSTIN FLORES ’16

Major: Individualized Studies with a minor in Communication

Occupation: Admissions Counselor at Bowling Green State University

Why I’m involved with YAC: I joined YAC to work with other recent alumni in efforts to make sure future alumni see what opportunities are not only available during their time at BGSU, but once they graduate as well. My time at BGSU was life-changing and so impactful upon my future plans and career goals that I wanted to be sure I could give back to the University, its students, and the amazing faculty and staff. Passionate about my experiences, I hope to continue spreading my love for the University while helping others to do the same.

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ASHLEY HILLIS '16

Major:  Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; specialization: Supply Chain Management

Occupation:  Japan Supply Parts Buyer/Planner at Honda North America, Inc.

Why I’m involved with YAC: While I was a student at BGSU, there were many opportunities I found personally fulfilling and I want to ensure these same programs, and others, are still here for the next generation of Falcons.  I would not be where I am professionally, or in life, without the experiences BGSU provided me with.  I want to continue to encourage positive change and growth on this campus even as an alumna.

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ANDREA KRIEG ’12, ’15

Major: MA and Ph.D, Sociology

Occupation: Assistant Professor of Justice, Law, and Public Safety Studies at Lewis University

Why I’m involved with YAC: I am involved with YAC because I wanted to give back to BGSU for the life changing experience that it gave me. I had an incredible experience in my five years of graduate school, and this is my way to stay connected and help engage the next set of Falcon Alumni.

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ALYSSA LOMBARDI  ’17

Major: Bachelors of Arts with a focus in 2-Dimensional studies; minor: Arts Management

Occupation: Media Manager at the University of Akron and Visual Art Instructor at the Beck Center for the Arts

Why I'm involved in YAC: BGSU has made such an impact on my life. From the professors and friends to opportunities and athletics, I don't know where I would be without my four years at BGSU.  I have always been one to be involved in the community. I believe that is where growth and change can happen. Being able to give back and help provide future opportunities for Falcons makes me very excited to be a part of YAC.

ShannonLiu

XIAOSHAN (Shannon) LIU ’13

Major: Master of Education in Sport Administration

Occupation: Fitness Program Coordinator

Why I’m involved with YAC: As an international graduate student, I went to BGSU in 2011 from China and had an unforgettable two years’ experience. I felt welcome and supported through many student organizations, international programs, and scholarships. I want to keep engaged and share my experience and passion with other alumni and current students, especially those with international backgrounds.

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SCOTT MUNCH ‘16

Major: Marketing & Supply Chain Management

Occupation: Supply Chain Leadership Development Program – Owens Corning

Why I’m involved with YAC: BGSU gave me a set of skills that have helped me to become a successful young alumnus. My main goal with YAC is to continue to provide students and recent alumni with resources and opportunities to lead them to great success beyond their time at Bowling Green. YAC has given me a wonderful opportunity to stay involved with something that means so much to me!

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KELSEY MUSIC '15

Major: B.S. in Business Administration with specializations in Marketing and Management

Occupation: HR Generalist

Why I’m involved in YAC: I am involved in the YAC because BGSU means so much to me and I want to help it continue to be a wonderful place to live, learn and grow.

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VICTOR SENN '16

Major:  Sales & Services Marking

Why I’m involved in YAC:  I got involved with the YAC to give back to the institution that gave so much to me. I know I wouldn't be where I am today if it wasn't for BGSU and I want to give that opportunity to others. There is so much we can do as alumni and I'm excited to serve BGSU in this capacity.

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CASSIE UTT '13

Major:  Vocal Performance and Computer Science

Occupation:  IT Project Manager at Eaton Corporation, Artistic Gravitator at Monicat Data

Why I’m involved in YAC:  I felt so supported through scholarships, on-campus jobs, and various student organizations while at BGSU. I've joined the YAC to continue to support the University, other alumni and current students.

Alaina Vecchio

ALAINA VECCHIO ’09

Major: Tourism Administration with an Entrepreneurship Minor

Occupation: Import/Craft Sales Manager (Lakeshore Beverage, Chicago, IL)

Why I’m Involved with YAC: I am involved with YAC because it allows me to give back to a University that gave me so much - as a student and even now as an alumna. My time at BGSU is an integral part of who I am today.​​

KatieWebb

KATIE WEBB ’17

Major: Communication

Occupation: Recruitment Manager – Girl Scouts of Western Ohio

Why I’m involved with YAC: I knew that when I graduated I wanted to give back in some way shape or form to the University because BGSU gave so much to me in my four years as an undergraduate student. Being on YAC is a great place to start. I believe alumni engagement is incredibly important and I enjoy being able to connect with other recent alumni and stay involved with BGSU.

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KATE ZENONE '13

Major:  Tourism, Leisure, and Event Planning

Occupation:  Senior Catering Sales Manager

Why I’m involved in YAC:  From the moment I graduated, I always knew I wanted to give back to the BGSU Community. I never knew what that looked like until I learned about the YAC. It is the perfect opportunity to share my passion for BGSU with others while also working to make a difference for current and future students.