Program Alumni

While active participation in the Cardinal Women* program is encapsulated in one semester, Cardinal Women* are lifelong members. The Alumni of our program are leaders on campus and in the community, serve as mentors, guides, and collaborators as the program continues to grow.

Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Cohort

Ambitious Women*:

Jamie Sass (Fall Small Group Leader), Christen Burgett, Tina Prouty, & Jayde Ware

Molly Granseth (Spring Small Group Leader), Paula Burns, Amy Logan, & Meg Musser

Daring Women*:

Jenny Pollard (Fall Small Group Leader), Meredith Francom, Connor Putz, & JJenni Winter

Karla Long (Spring Small Group Leader), Jennifer Cakerice, Sonal Padalkar, & Yamille Perez

Dynamic Women*: 

Ashley  Morton (Fall Small Group Leader), Erica Beirman, Cheltzie Miller-Bailey, & Cayla Taylor

Ashley  Morton (Spring Small Group Leader), Chelsea Davis, Sue Reimers, & Amy Shane-Nichols

Formidable Women*: 

Kristen Obbink (Fall Small Group Leader), Sherry Berghefer, Becky Musselman, & Kate Tindall

Karen Couves (Spring Small Group Leader), Brittany Peterson, Amy Powell, & Karla Ruden

Powerful Women*:

Jennifer Schroeder (Fall Small Group Leader), Brenda Allen & Robin Jones

Jennifer Schroeder (Spring Small Group Leader), Adriana Gonzalez-Elliott & Blanca Guerrero

Significant Women*:

Abby McCollom (Fall Small Group Leader), Sadie Anderson, Ásrún Kristmundsdóttir, & Deanna Sargent

Claire Kruesel (Spring Small Group Leader), Jessica DeWall, Ashley Snyder, & Laura Van Vertloo

Strong Women*:

Sarah Merrill (Fall Small Group Leader), Brenda Kutz, Ana Luz, & Sarah Rummery

Kate Goudy (Spring Small Group Leader), Erin Bowers, Christa Hartsook, & Tiffany Wood

Unapologetic Women*:

Rachel Haynes (Fall Small Group Leader), Angela Braggs, Jennifer Nieland, & Rosalie  Vos Tulp

Carrie Giese (Spring Small Group Leader), Haley Flores, Liz Harris, & Lindsey Schaefer

Unstoppable Women*:

Sayali Kukday (Fall Small Group Leader), Mickie Deaton, Jahmai Fisher, & Jasmine  Tappin

Sayali Kukday (Spring Small Group Leader), Lakshmi Attigala, Jessica Fincham, & Chunhui Xiang

Visionary Women*:

Jessica Severe (Fall Small Group Leader), Jessica Hansen-Moench, Alicia Herron-Martinez, & Lydia Richards

Jessie Liebenguth (Spring Small Group Leader), Alison Kirwen, Patricia Sedgwick, & Katherine Taylor

 

 

 

 

2019 Cohort

Change-Making Women*: Rachel McKenny (group leader), Libby Franke, Jennifer Hansen, Linda Irlmeier, Karla Long, Elizabeth McNeill, Stacey Ross, Jamie Sass, Kristin Towers, & Jennifer Van Ryswyk

Courageous Women*: Jessie Liebenguth (group leader), Mridul Datta, Rachel Eike, Ericka Eregbu, Shannon Grundmeier, Laura Knowles, Ali Machedon, Amy Murphy, Heather Sauer, and Laura Sullivan

Innovative Women*: Jennifer Johnson (group leader), Nuria Cristina Acevedo, Breehan Gerleman, Laura Good, Sofia Ingersoll, Brooke Long, Jenny Pollard, Becky Rogers, and Kristi Swedean

Powerful Women*: Megan O'Donnell (group leader), Kerry Agnitsch, Ruthellen Cunnally, Lynette Edsall, Kristi Elmore, Laura Kilbride, Jana Staudt, Linda Svenson, and Claire Kruesel
           

Significant Women*: Kate Goudy (group leader), Rachael Acheson, Valyn Bodensteiner, Kristine Bond, Tessa Brow, Rachel Haynes, Erin Hodgson, Kristine Loes, and Patience Lueth

Strategic Women*: Karen Couves (group leader), Molly Granseth, Jayna Grauerholz, Amanda Kreuder, Sayali Kukday, Kristen Obbink, Lisa Phillips, Jessica Severe, Bonnie Whalen, and Jennifer Whalen

Strong Women*: Carrie Giese (group leader), Bellinda Assemien, Joan Cunnick, Karen Huang, Brooke Langlitz, Abby McCollom, Ashley Morton, Jennifer Schroeder, Molly Seaboch, and Jayme Wilken

Trailblazing Women*: Kara Nady (group leader), Amanda Chung, Susie Johnson, Jennifer Johnson, Sarah Merrill, Brandi Moormann, Lina Rodriguez Salamanca, Michelle Roling, Alissa Stoehr, and Jessica Ward

Iowa State University Cardinal Women 2019. Image of cardinal women cohort.

 

2018 Cohort

Change-Making Women*: Karen Bramow (group leader), Jordan Bates, Stephanie Boersma, Jazzmine Brooks, Anne Clem, Tina Coffelt, Jenny Gibbs, Elizabeth Peters, and Jessica Bell

Distinctive Women*: Lynn Comito (group leader), Jeannette Mukayisire, Rylie Carlson, Meleah Cue, Shelby Doyle, Abby Dubisar, Amy Helgerson, Sarah Morris-Benavides, Svitlana Zbarska, and Jen Sass  

Powerful Women*: Hillary Seo (group leader), Katy Cran, Lesya Hassall, Holly Dunlay-Lott, Sarah Frette, Jennifer Johnson, Carly Manz, Kelsie Poe, Alicia Smith, and Tracey Stewart  

Purposeful Women*: Jenn Wiederin (group leader),Milly Agai, Melissa Chamberlin, Karen Couves, Sarah DuBois, Cara Loy, Kelly Pistilli, Stacy Sassman, Camille Sloan Schroeder, and Jennifer Suchan

Strategic Women*: Sara Marcketti (group leader), Katy Farlow, Stephanie Hamilton, Jodi Hilleman, Jessie Liebenguth, Kara Nady, Christy Oxendine, nicci port, Julie Rursch, and Tara Fisher  

Strong Women*: Julienne Krennrich (group leader), Ashley Augspurger, Hiliary Burns, Megan Landolt, Mary Sue Mayes, Sara Parris, Kelly Reddy-Best, Diana Sloan, Misty Treanor, and Kathy Weaver

Vocal Women*: Kris Johansen (group leader), Kate Goudy, Jalynn Almond, Megan Jeanette Myers, Christine Knight-Gipe, Michelle Lenkaitis, Megan O'Donnell, Grace Provenzano, Rachel Seale, and Dana Wilson

Wise Women*: Paula DeAngelo (group leader), Naomi Drakeford, Hanna Bates, Erin French, Carrie Giese, Lori Jarmon, Rachel McKenny, Kirthi Narayanaswamy, Cassandra Nuñez, and Lindsey Wanderscheid

Photo of 2018 Cardinal Women* Cohort