The Nebraska Alumni Association selected 39 University of Nebraska–Lincoln graduates to the 2022 class of its Young Alumni Academy. This 10th cohort includes alumni in a wide variety of professions, backgrounds and experiences, including 18 who graduated with a business major, minor or are currently studying in master’s programs in the College of Business.
Established in 2012, the Young Alumni Academy engaged nearly 400 recent alumni to participate in the developmental program devoted to enhancing the connection between young alumni and the university. The cohort meets monthly from September to April.
Incoming members are listed by their hometown, year of graduation and major/program:
Howells: Josh DeMers, ’19, management
Lincoln: Alex Fernando, ’18, business administration graduate and current MBA@Nebraska student; Nate Lorenzen, ’21, Master of Arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletics administration; Reid McConnell, ’09 & ’11, business administration and MBA@Nebraska; Kate Reyome, ’20, business minor; Michael Sandvold, ’19, management; and Sawyer Smith, ’22, business minor
Norfolk: Caelan Debban, ’21, business minor
Omaha: Mary Katherine Davis, ’11, business administration; Taylor Gehring, ’18 & ’19, accounting and Master of Professional Accountancy; Jack Hazen, ’19, accounting; Morgan Holen ’20, current MBA@Nebraska student; Connor Jensen ’11 & ’12, finance and Master of Professional Accountancy; Caleb Salter ’19, marketing and management; Tyler Sondag ’18, ’20 & ‘21, MBA@Nebraska; Austin Wendt, ’17 & ’21, MBA@Nebraska; and Nick Wimmer, ’17, accounting and management
Grand Forks, North Dakota: Candy Jimenez-Caballero, ’21, Master of Arts in business with a specialization in intercollegiate athletics administration
Learn more about the Young Alumni Academy at: https://www.huskeralum.org/yaa.