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Saunders College Students, Alumni Team up to Teach Business  

April 20, 2011

For the sixth consecutive year, the E. Philip Saunders College of Business at RIT is sponsoring an initiative in which university students, alumni and other business professionals teach classes of kindergarten through sixth-grade students at Kodak Park School No. 41 in the City of Rochester.

In this one-day event on April 29, pairs of RIT students and business professionals lead lessons on business, economics and careers using curriculum provided by Junior Achievement of Rochester.

Following are the volunteer participants, with college majors indicated for students, and companies indicated for professionals.

STUDENTS:
Sherise Alexis, advertising & public relations
Tacha Arora, new media marketing
Aksa Asgher, new media marketing
Nikki Benziger, international business & finance
Geoffrey Blosat, international business
Keila Castillo, international business & marketing
Ryan Collier, accounting
Cheyanne Davis, finance
Nina DeStevens, international business & marketing
Kara Dudek, marketing
Jahmar Elliott, accounting
Jon Federico, international business & marketing
Jessica Ford, finance
Eric Frye, finance
Wade Fuller, management information systems
Tully Garrett, accounting
Maureen Gburek, management
Andre Joly, international business
Michele Lasch, finance
Jake Maynard, new media marketing
Mike Norwid, accounting
Mike Rousselle, finance
Chris Tarantino, marketing
Kayla Turnipseed, accounting
Kaity Werner, marketing
Alex Wright, management information systems

RIT ALUMNI & OTHER BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS:
Paul Barrows, Element K
Jean Bezek, Innovative Solutions
Alvin Boyd, NTID at RIT
Tina Burgio, Lenel Systems International
Colleen Dandrea, ITX Corp.
Ralph Dandrea, ITX Corp.
Dan Dellaquila, PAETEC
Neil DeMoney, Global Crossing
Thomas Felton, Rochester City School District, and MCC
Leah Hilton, ESL Federal Credit Union
Doug Hunt, Eastman Kodak Company
Patrick Kiptoo, NYS Dept. of Taxation & Finance
Vonya Kovacheva, Elevation Investment Consulting
Keziah Lain, Lenel Systems International
Dave Mammano, Next Step Magazine
Bill Prentice, Prentice Wealth Management
Rachel Richards, Zeller Corporation
Eric Schillinger, Xceed Financial Credit Union
Laura Schindler, Sage Rutty
Jason Schwingle, JetBlue
Deb Simonson, Lenel Systems International
Delmonize Smith, RIT
Kat Springate, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Jake Torcello, Nathan's Soup and Salad
Allen Vaala, Eastman Kodak Company & RIT, retired
Paul Wisotzke, Lenel Systems International

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