Distinguished Young Alumni

The Distinguished Young Alumni program is in its sixth year. It recognizes two Kansas State University graduates who are excelling in their professions and contributing to their communities.

The program is sponsored by the K-State Alumni Association’s Student Alumni Board and the board of directors. We encourage you to honor your outstanding graduates by nominating them for this award.

2018 Recipients - Learn more

Megan McCall

Megan McCall '08, '11

Remote on-call Bridge Coordinator 
Rose Brooks Center’s Bridge Program
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Bryce Huschka

Bryce Huschka '07

Area Manager
ExxonMobil
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PAST RECIPIENTS

Dalton Henry

2017

Dalton Henry '10

Director of policy 
U.S. Wheat Associates
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Jorge Mendoza

2017
Jorge Mendoza '10

STEM exploration program manager 
The Ohio State University
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Kourtney

2016
Dr. Kourtney Bettinger '06

Physician and pediatric resident 
University of Colorado School of Medicine
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Clemente

2016
Clemente Jaquez '08

Design director
Hoefer Wysocki Architecture
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Corey

2015
Corey Fortin '06

United States Foreign Service
United States Agency for International Development in Uganda
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Matt

2015
Matt King '07

Fund analyst
World Bank Group
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Molly

2014
Molly Hamm '10

Planning and research coordinator
The DREAM Project

Matt

2014
Matt Wolters '03

Co-founder and co-owner
SureFire Ag Systems Inc.

Nick

2013
Nick Piper '08

Founder and CEO
Phoria Energy Solutions

Justine

2013
Justine Sterling '07

Director of alumni relations
George W. Bush Presidential Center

 

Questions?
Marcus Kidd '14, '16
Assistant director of student programs
MKidd@k-state.com 
785-532-5056