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Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship Recipients

2017-2018: Himani Patel

2013-2014: Anthony Rhoades

2012-2013: Jessica Tieman

2011-2012: Michael Anderson


Phi Kappa Phi Class of 2020


Kailey Anderson ’20 is a tax associate with Anders CPA + Advisors   

Rebecca Chicosky ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in neuroscience and physiology program at Illinois State University   

Kae Edgcomb ’20 is an ABA therapist/behavior technician at The Center for Behavior Intervention, Inc.   

Alaina Frankford ’20 is pursuing an MBA at McKendree   

Kara Grafton ’20 is the music teacher at Flora Elementary School   

Kylie Grubbs ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in occupational therapy program at Murray State University   

Kaitlyn Grubbs ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in occupational therapy program at Murray State University   

Erin Huehne ’20 works at Ernst & Young, LLP  

Alyssa Koston ’20 is an information technology specialist at the U.S. Department of Justice and is pursuing an MBA in Cyber Defense at McKendree  

Allison Loehr ’20 is a special education teacher at Triad High School   

Caitlyn Lowry ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling at McKendree   

Matthew Meals ’20 works at Environmental Consultants LLC and is pursuing a master’s degree in environmental engineering at Southern Methodist University   

Mackenzie Meni ’20 is a statistician/software developer with the US Geological Survey  

Jessica Moran ’20 is pursuing an MSN at McKendree  

Emily Nelson ’20 is a special education teacher at Whiteside Elementary School   

Kyle Nordmann ’20 is an associate systems architect with Eagle Technology Group    

Cassandra Powell ’20 is a logistic management specialist at Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command   

Sara Radae ’20 is a special education teacher at Glen Carbon Elementary School   

Sydney Rey ’20 is pursuing a master's degree in athletic training at McKendree  

Faith Rose ’20 is a FMLA specialist at ComPsych   

Isabela Scaturro ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in communication studies at Illinois State University 

Erica Sims ’20 teaches math at Edwardsville High School   

Lori Tretter ’20 is an outpatient behavioral specialist at Gateway Regional Medical Center   

Kelly Voss ’20 is pursuing an MBA at McKendree   

Corben Zanger ’20 is pursuing a law degree from American University Washington College of Law  

Alissa Zeitelhack ’20 is pursuing a master’s degree in biokinesiology in sports medicine at the University of Southern California 


Phi Kappa Phi Alumni Spotlights  


Rebecca (Lindstrom) Wohltmann ’09 was promoted to partner at Mathis, Marifian & Richter law firm in Belleville, Ill.  

Stephanie Cann M.A.Ed. ’10, Ed.S. ’13, Ed.D. ’15 was named superintendent of the Granite City School District in Granite City, Ill.   

Maximilian Aviles ’17 was sworn in as a U.S. diplomat in October 2019. He is assigned to Nouakschoot, Mauritania.  Max graduated with a M.A. degree in international relations from the University of San Diego in 2019.  He was a recipient of the prestigious and highly competitive 2017 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship and awarded the 2017 Tanaka Educational Trust Technos International Prize from McKendree University.