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Scholarship Recognition Luncheon 2019

2019 AFIS Scholarship Recognition Luncheon

The 2019 Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems Scholarship Recognition Luncheon on Monday, October 28 was a time to recognize and honor the donors who support the scholarships, the student recipients, and the recipients’ families.

Sharron Townsend, the Development Director for the College of Business and Technology hosted the luncheon and had these opening remarks, “Today, we honor donors who, through their philanthropy, support scholarships; our student recipients, who are the best and brightest on EKU’s campus, and their parents, who have guided their children to college and a degree that will serve them well throughout their careers.”

Dr. Trish Isaacs, Associate Dean for the School of Business thanked faculty members Justin Stearns, Sarah Feltus and Maggie Abney who comprised the AFIS scholarship committee, as well as Dr. Cynthia Harter, Dr. John Harter and Dr. Bob Houston, economics faculty members, who serve as the selection committee for scholarships designated to economics. 

The 28 scholarships were awarded to 50 AFIS students which included:

The Baldwin CPAs Scholarship -Charles Mitchell and Andrew Moss

The Women Leaders in Insurance and Financial Services Scholarship - Abbey Hulett and Cassidy Woosley

The Dr. Jessica Johnson Frazier Scholarship - Holly Carter  

The Kyle J. Thacker Memorial Scholarship - Anthony Clark

The I. Max Reed Scholarship-Andrew Parsons and Morgan Hein

The Bertee and Retta Faye Adkins Scholarship - Sean Curtis

The Rudy Bicknell Scholarship- Matthew Lonneman

The Donald E. Bodley Endowed Scholarship - Kara Williams and Whitney Love

The George W. Clark Scholarship - Dalton Wiles

The Community Trust Bank Scholarship - DaNeysha Christopher

The Nina B. Duvall Scholarship -Mallarie LaFollette and Makayla Ping

The Matthew A. Evans Scholarship - Kassidy Easterling and Dalton Wiles

The Jeri L. Isbell Scholarship - Kara Williams

The Jack Keir Scholarship - Kara Williams

Dr. Pete Kensicki Scholarship - Dylan Hornsby

Kentucky Association of Counties Insurance Studies Endowment - Kara Williams

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance Company Scholarship - Dylan Hornsby

The Connie Lawson Scholarship - Kassidy Easterling, Ryan Reeves and Dalton Wiles

The Dave and Bet Koeninger Endowed Scholarship- Hannah Austin

The A. Gentry McIlvaine Memorial Endowed Scholarship Cierra Monroe, Anna Nelson, Jessica WebbTierra MonroeDalton Craker, and Ryan Reeves

The Gayle E. Mason Endowed Scholarship- Theresa Kiffmeyer and Cassandra Towe

The G.W. and Debbie Newsom Scholarship - Maya Mains

The Tom Nuckles Endowed Insurance Scholarship - Cameron Wilson and Timothy Elliott

The R.R. Richards Scholarship - Alexander Bruno, Trevor Simpson, and Kayla Lewis

The Risk and Insurance Management Society and the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters - Chris Everitt and Dalton Wiles

The Robert B. Rogow Scholarship - Bryce Favors and Zachary McCoy

The Rita T. Spillman Scholarship - Tierra Monroe  

The John A. Wade Endowed Economics Scholarship - Darren Williams and Anthony Clark

Junior, Accounting major, Kassidy Easterling, closed the luncheon by thanking the donors, students and their parents for their support for the College of Business and Technology’s Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems.  

View the photo album on Facebook.

Written by Christina Dunavan, Student Writer

Published on October 31, 2019

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