Chancellor's Leadership Development Program - Student Profiles

First-Year Cohort


Allyssa Blas

Life Sciences | Louisville, TN

Caetlyn Elder

English | Parkton, NC

Dalia Escobar

Animal Science | Murphy, NC

Ellie Muntapong

Management | Asheville, NC

Emily Medina

Criminology | Lewiston, NC

Hailey Lewis

Life Sciences | Roseboro, NC

Janet Rivera

Political Science | Clarkton, NC

Jayson Sanchez

Life Sciences | Hickory, NC

Kay Millikan

Life Sciences | Trinity, NC

Kayla Alford

Social Work | Laurinburg, NC

Keshawn Miller

Exploratory Studies | Mount Holly, NC

Kimberly Barrera-Gutierrez

Social Work | China Grove, NC

Kyle Denning

Exploratory Studies | Garner, NC

Livy Tran

Engineering | Wilmington, NC

Nekyah Friday

Political Science | Lexington, NC

Nestor Rodriguez-Garcia

Political Science | Calabash, NC

Ryan Baskerville

Engineering | Warrenton, NC

Shar'Dayrias Herring

Engineering | Greensboro, NC

Vincent Lian

Exploratory Studies | Greensboro, NC

Sophomore Cohort


Andy Casados

Sport Management | Lexington, NC

Brenda Chavez

Computer Science | Sandy Ridge, NC

Chloe' Strickland

Biological Sciences | Laurinburg, NC

Christian Beskie

Psychology | Timberlake, NC

Danielle Meyers

Chemical Engineering | Mocksville, NC

Ellen Denning

English Education | Warrenton, NC

Jason Yang

Mechanical Engineering | Smithfield, NC

Jaz Bryant

Anthropology | Jacksonville, NC

Joseph Smith

Fashion and Textile Management | Hampstead, NC

Kamie Chester

Psychology and Social Work | Lenoir, NC

Korryn Shedlock

Graphic Design | Marion, NC

Mohamed Alsaidi

Psychology | Wade, NC

Sanaa Gedeon

International Studies | Fayetteville, NC

Sheridan Smith

Biology | Charlotte, NC

Turner Edwards

Accounting | Clinton, NC

Vianey Ramirez

Biology | Charlotte, NC

Junior Cohort


Brailey Lee

Architecture | Rocky Mount, NC

Hannah Caudill

Communication | Clayton, NC

Heaven Davis

Chemical + Paper Science Engineering | Conover, NC

Kalynn Turner

Chemistry | Marion, NC

LaRon Locklear

Environmental Technology and Management | Rowland, NC

Yeseni Pineda Reyes

Genetics | Pendleton, NC

Program Alumni

Alexis Rutledge

Environmental Engineering | Greensboro, NC

Anh Nguyen

Human Bio | Durham, NC

Emma Harris

Fashion & Textile Design | Hillsborough, NC

Iliana Claudio

Biochemistry & Marine Sciences | Saint Pauls, NC

Jack Mascarenhas

Plant and Soil Science | Nashville, NC

Jada Arroyo

Criminology | Rowland, NC

Jenna Spahr

Fashion & Textile Design | Greensboro, NC

Joah Bickley

Parks & Recreation | Lake Lure, NC

Josue Hernandez

Business Administration - Supply Chain | Saint Pauls, NC

Katie Bunn

Social Work | Rocky Mount, NC

Katie Cusack

Communications | New Bern, NC

Kayci Willis

Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology / Environmental Policy and Administration | Kinston, NC

Kayla French

Psychology | Broadway, NC

Madeline Newsome

Animal Science | King, NC

Manika Hemmerich

Psychology | Boone, NC

Nature Gore

Animal Science | Stedman, NC

Nichol Henderson

Animal Science with a Concentration in Veterinary Bioscience | Mooresville, NC

Quan Wallace

Architecture | Sanford, NC

Sanja Miric

Psychology | Jamestown, NC

Toinette Powers

International Studies | Thomasville, NC

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