SBD Business Honor Society Inducts 30 New Members at McKendree

(LEBANON, Ill., April 27, 2016) — The McKendree University chapter of Sigma Beta Delta welcomed 30 new members at an induction ceremony and dinner hosted by the School of Business on April 26. The international business honor society recognizes students for superior academic performance in accounting, business administration, economics and finance, management, and marketing.

McKendree is a charter chapter of Sigma Beta Delta, which was founded in 1994. Its Greek letters represent wisdom, honor and the pursuit of meaningful aspirations.

Lauren Putbrese, a senior sport management major from Xenia, Ill., received the 2016 Northwestern Mutual Outstanding Student Award. The School of Business Student Service Award went to Morgan Maberry, a senior human resource management major from Bethalto, Ill.

New McKendree University chapter members of Sigma Beta Delta are:

Faculty: Dr. Peter Sigiols, associate professor of business administration; Dr. Roxanne Beard, associate professor of management and director of the Master of Business Administration degree program.

MBA students: Nathan Burbank, Shiloh, Ill.; Krystiana Clarke, Toronto, Ontario; Daniel Johnson, O’Fallon, Ill.; Alicia Lehman, Stonington, Ill.; Michael Murphy, Murphysboro, Ill.; Alyssa Reed, Collinsville, Ill.; Zach Schroeder, Chillicothe, Ill.; Brittney Senci, David Senci, Troy, Ill.; Theodore Woolery, Maryville, Ill.

Seniors: Elizabeth Dykstra, Felicia Follmer, McLeansboro, Ill.; Lyndon Forby, Carterville, Ill.; Amanda Hoover, Collinsville, Ill.; Megan Jackson, Mt. Vernon, Ill.; Alexander Kunz, Berlin, Germany; Morgan Phillips, Steven Boston, Monica Stein, Darylene Williams-Mix, O’Fallon, Ill.; Jeanette Roundcount, Edwardsville, Ill.; Alexander Smith, Granite City, Ill.; Taylor Voss, Breese, Ill.

Juniors: Emily Doersam, Bunker Hill, Ill.; Sydney Heggemann, Warrenton, Mo.; Dustin Jacober, Trenton, Ill.; Zachary Loehr, Glen Carbon, Ill.; Adam Strubhart, Aviston, Ill.