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    Employee Graduating Class 2019

    We have quite a few student employees graduating here at the Union. We wanted to make sure we could highlight our students and give them the recognition they deserve for their significant accomplishments during their time at the University of Utah. Congratulations to our graduates and all others at the University. Best of luck with your future endeavors!

    Klein Hammond

    Klein has been working as the first Assistant Marketing Specialist at the Union for the last three years. When Klein started, he oversaw the Union’s brand new lamppost banner advertising on campus. As the position grew, Klein added event photography, videography, and graphic design to the list of his responsibilities. Klein is graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic Arts Engineering which he will use to create video games for future generations. Congratulations Klein!

    Victor Quintero

    Victor is one of our Services Desk Managers. His proudest accomplishment during his time at the U was his academic schedule last summer: he was taking 18 credits while working at the Union, and even helped us open the new building, Gardner Commons! Upon graduation, Vic plans to work at Sunrise Engineering as a Marketing Information Coordinator.

    Dillon Clark

    Dillon has served as the lead Building Manager at the Union for quite some time now. He told us, “The Union has taught me how to be an interpersonal and dedicated employee, an effective problem solver, and a good manager.” Dillon’s aims to work within the government upon graduation.

    Jordyn Jones

    Jordyn is one of our employees at the services desk. Jordyn is graduating with a degree in Kinesiology. This summer she will be interning with EXOS as a Corporate Fitness and Wellness specialist. She hopes to receive her Exercise Physiologist Certification after graduation as well.

    Sydney Park

    Sydney has been very involved during her time at the U. This past year, she served as the Executive Director of the Union Programming Council (UPC) and the Union Board Chair. She has also lead in a variety of positions in ASUU. Her main goal after graduation is to move to Washington D.C. to work in international politics and travel around the world as a diplomat for the United States.

    Max Alfonso

    Max is UPC’s Development Director. He is graduating with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. He plans to work with Industrial Research and Development upon graduation.

    Jackie Larsen

    Jackie is an associate director for the Community Service board of UPC. Jackie is graduating with a degree in Biology. This summer she is applying to medical school! This next year, she will be enjoying her short break from higher education and relax.

    Lizzy Pohl

    Lizzy is an Associate Director for UPC’s Freshman Ambassador Board. She is graduating with a degree in International Studies & Political Science with a minor in Sociology. Lizzy will be teaching Special Education in the California Capital Valley region upon graduation.

    Alisa Cloward

    Alisa is a Freshman Ambassador Board Associate Director for UPC. She is graduating with a degree in Business Administration. She plans to work with Microsoft upon graduation.

    Nick Knight

    Nick is the Director of the Feed U Pantry Board of UPC. Nick was instrumental in the creation and maintenance of the Feed U Pantry during his time here at the University of Utah. We were very lucky to have his leadership in the creation of this very important campus resource.

    Megan Miller

    Megan has been working with the Union’s Crimson Commons for a few years. Megan is graduating with a Nursing degree. Megan’s post-graduation goals involve gaining experience in multiple fields of nursing specialties. She hopes to continue her education later with a Doctorate in Nursing Practice specializing in Pediatrics.

    John Fuller

    John has been working in the Crimson Commons recreation area of the Union. John is graduating with a Master’s Degree in Accounting. He will be attending Law School this fall. Congratulations John!

    Written by: Marcos Garcia

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