University confers degrees to 114

Release Date: 5/14/2007

Clarksville, Ark. -- The University of the Ozarks conferred bachelor degrees to 114 graduates during its 173rd Commencement ceremony on May 12.

Those receiving degrees include:

Melissa Allen, Bryant, AR, BS, Early Childhood Education**
Leopoldo Ambrocio, Guatemala, BS, Mathematics
Wendi Ammann, Canoga Park, CA, BS, Physical Education
Byron Arana Levy, Nicaragua, BS, Business Administration & Accounting
Alison Argenal, Honduras, BS, Marketing & Management**
Tiffany Armstrong, Sheridan, AR, BS, Biology*
Diana Ayala, Honduras, BA, Strategic Communications
Erin Bailey, Greenwood, AR, BS, Biology***
Kara Bartholomew, Hot Springs, AR, BS, Biology
Thomas Bergman, Yellville, AR, BA, Political Science**
Anthony Brandon, Rogers, AR, BS, Physical Education
Hannia Brockmann Navarro, Nicaragua, BS, Management & Accounting**
Justin Brown, Alma, AR, BGS
Benjamin Byrd, Tuscaloosa, AL, BS, Management
Amanda Carter, Clarksville, AR, BS, Physical Education*
Davis Castillo Martínez, Panama, BS, Accounting & Economics**
Chanceree Catlett, Booneville, AR, BS, Political Science
Karla Cienfuegos Hernandez, El Salvador, BS, Accounting & Economics***
Stacy Counts, Camden, AR, BS, Management
Alma Cruz-Herget, Cibolo, TX, BA, History
Marian Dixon, Sugar Land, TX, BS, Physical Education
Kevin Edwards, Grapevine, TX, BS, Economics
Nicolas Esparza, Seattle, WA, BA, Political Science
Mirian Espinal Gonzalez, Honduras, BS, Management & Economics**
Sirena Evans, Tecumseh, MO, BA, History**
William “Buddy” Faulkner, Durant, OK, BS, Management
Michelle Fischer, Rogers, AR, BA, Art
Vincent France, Little Rock, AR, BS, Political Science**
Carlos Fuentes Estrada, Guatemala, BS, Mathematics***
Daniel Gachungi, Kenya, BA, Religion/Philosophy
Jerry Gamez, Honduras, BS, Marketing, Management & Economics*
Everett Gee IV, New Madrid, MO, BGS
Lucia Gomez, Nicaragua, BS, Marketing & Business Administration*
Jared Gordon, Plano, TX, BS, Business Administration
Jessie Greene, Mansfield, AR, BA, Religion*
Tiffany Griffin, Helena, AR, BGS
Jennifer Gudahl, Perryville, AR, BA, Psychology of Human Behavior
Jacobi Hampton, Alma, AR, BGS
Alexis Harrod, Mulberry, AR, BS, Psychology & English
Heather Hartlerode, Compton, AR, BS, Biology**
Amanda Hasbun, Honduras, BS, Marketing & Management
Robert Hines, Little Rock, AR, BS, Political Science & Economics
Evan Hoffmeyer, Duncanville, TX, BA, Communications*
Trace Hollis, Modesto, CA, BS, Mathematics
Natasha Horton, Clarksville, AR, BS, Business Administration
Yuan-Chan Hsu, Taiwan, BS, Marketing*
Kendall Johnson, Oologah, OK, BS, Business Education*
Sydney Johnson, Flippin, AR, BA, Biology**
Tiffany Koller, Alma, AR, BS, Biology
Misti Little, Morrilton, AR, BS, Middle-Level Education*
Dana Marvin, Cabot, AR, BS, Biology
Scott McCall, Albuquerque, NM, BGS
Lynda McCollum, Ozark, AR, BS, Business Administration*
Aundrea McCormick, Oktaha, OK, BS, Physical Education
Mark Meade, Rogers, AR, BS, Chemistry & Mathematics
Cesar Medina Martinez, Honduras, BS, Business Administration & Marketing
Brandon Melson, Clarksville, AR, BGS
Anna Mendenhall, Omaha, AR, BA, English***
Rodrigo Menendez, El Salvador, BS, Business Administration
Ivana Mihajlovic, Serbia, BS, Marketing*
Chad Milligan, Batesville, AR, BS, Biology**
Summer Martin-Miner, Gladewater, TX, BS, Physical Education
Aleyda Monzon, Guatemala, BS, Marketing & Management**
Jalena Nelson, Rogers, AR, BGS
Erica Newell, Panama, OK, BS, Early Childhood Education
Lindsey Nietert, Branch, AR, BS, Early Childhood Education**
Rebecca Obermueller, Derby, KS, BS, Early Childhood Education
Ana Ochoa, El Salvador, BS, Marketing**
James Pannell, Grandview, TX, BS, Business Administration
Alis Perdomo Salgado, Honduras, BS, Accounting & Business**
Tyler Pickett, Camden, AR, BGS
David Pridgin Jr., Scranton, AR, BS, Mathematics
Gabriel Ramírez Chan, Costa Rica, BS, Accounting & Economics***
Jeanne Randall, Bryant, AR, BS, Biology*
Tabitha Reed, Emmet, AR, BS, Accounting**
Monica Castro Rios, Mountain Home, AR, BA, Psychology of Human Behavior
Carlos Robledo Espinoza, Costa Rica, BS, Accounting, Business Administration & Management***
Scott Roper, Plummerville, AR, BS, Marketing & History**
Ryan Rose, Port Aransas, TX, BA, Communications*
Tiffany Rose, Booneville, AR, BA, Communications***
Tahis Ruiz, Panama, BS, Marketing & Management**
Jamie Russell, Pearl, MS, BS, Early Childhood Education***
Shandy Russell, Huntsville, AR, BS, Management**
John Schillinger, Clarksville, AR, BS, Middle-Level Education
Paola Segnini Bogantes, Costa Rica, BA Communications & Marketing**
Heather Seo, Houston, TX, BGS
Kerry Shirley, Morilton, AR, BS, Biology
Lee Short, Little Rock, AR, BA, Religion/Philosophy**
Laura Hill Simpson, Ozark, AR, BA, Art**
Ryan Skelly, Plano, TX, BS, Business Administration
Susanna Smallwood, Glenwood, AR, BS, Biology**
Ember Smith, Allen, TX, BS, Mathematics
Molly Smith, Little Rock, AR, BA, Psychology of Human Behavior
Scott Smith, Columbus, OH, BS, Business Administration***
John Steele, Little Rock, AR, BA, Communications
Tyler Stevens, Shreveport, LA, BS, Business Administration
Elizabeth Stites, Arlington, TX, BS, Political Science
Naomi Stover, Clarksville, AR, BS, Accounting**
Cynthia Tapia Stankiewicz, Mexico, BS, Marketing & Business Administration
AnnaJo Terrill, Midwest City, OK, BA, English**
Melissa Torres, Searcy, AR, BS, Marketing
Lindsey Tremulis, Little Rock, AR, BS, Marketing
Kristin Vines, Wynne, AR, BS, Economics**
Susan Walker, Fort Smith, AR, BA, Art**
John Warren, Clarksville, AR, BGS
Shannon Wells, Pineville, LA, BS, Biology
Ann Marie Whitkanack, Lamar, AR, BA, Art
Callie Williams, Azle, TX, BA, Communications*
Nathan Williams, Clarksville, AR, BS, Chemistry
Lauren Wilson, Clarksville, AR, BA, Communications**
Tyler Wilson, Lowell, AR, BS, Physical Education
Rand Wood II, Cooper, TX, BS, Biology
Vanessa Young, Belize, BS, Accounting & Management***
Connie Zhou, China, BS, Accounting, Marketing & Business Administration**


Summa Cum Laude*** (3.85 or higher cumulative grade point average)
Magna Cum Laude** (3.50-3.84 cumulative grade point average)
Cum Laude* (3.25-3.49 cumulative grade point average)


2007 Graduates