Paul Siebenmorgen, ’72

A recreation major turned banker, Paul Siebenmorgen rang the opening bell in honor of Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (Nasdaq: FMAO), an Archbold, Ohio bank, being publicly traded.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Mark Stubblefield, ’00

Athletic trainer coordinates care — both incident-related and preventative — to help umpires stay healthy and in the game.

BY Brian Hudgins

Erial Pena, ’18

Don’t tell Erial Pena’s professors — she’s a huge procrastinator. Houston-born, she’s a human development and family studies major and hard-working member of the Welcome Team for New Student Orientation.

BY Indianastate

Jodi Buis, ’18

Jodi Buis of Greencastle, Ind., was a perfect fit for Welcome Team this summer. After all, the human development and family studies major — who has a major phobia of sharks — isn’t tempted to spend her time at the beach!

BY Indianastate

Zakary Bushue, ’18

As a social work major from Teutopolis, Ill., Zakary Bushue spent his spring 2017 semester placed at a private facility near his hometown to work with children, birth to 3 years old who are at risk of developmental delays, for his practicum.

BY Indianastate

Michael Triplett, ’17

Hailing from Kendallville, Ind., U.S. Army veteran Michael Triplett is a master’s of social work major who is helping his fellow soldiers doing clinical work in the VA outpatient clinic. Thank you for your service — both as a soldier and civilian!

BY Indianastate

Robert Shipley, ’17

“A_Shipload_of_Awesome” might be his Instagram handle, but we think it’s also a spot-on description for Robert Shipley of Syracuse, Ind. A health sciences major with a minor in business administration, Shipley was a combat medic in the U.S. Army. Thank you for your service!

BY Indianastate