Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

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Trulaske students receive Mizzou 18, Mizzou ’39 honors

In the spirit of service, first modeled by the University's founding families in 1839, the Mizzou Alumni Association Student Board presents the Mizzou 18 and Mizzou '39 awards. 

The Mizzou 18 is dedicated to honoring 18 University of Missouri graduate and professional students in the last year of their degree eligibility. Chosen for their world-class research, collaboration with faculty and staff, and their demonstrated leadership with undergraduate students, the honorees represent a variety of majors, activities and organizations from across campus. Each recipient also chooses a faculty or staff member to be recognized for the impact they have made in the lives of MU students.

The Mizzou '39 awards 39 outstanding seniors each year, chosen for their academic achievement, leadership and service to  Mizzou and the community, the honorees represent a variety of majors, activities and organizations from across campus. Each winner also chooses a faculty or staff member to recognize as their adviser throughout their college career.

Congratulations to the following business students and mentors who were recognized for their achievements:

Mizzou ’39 Recipients

Jennifer Broyles

Major: International Business Finance, Real Estate & French
Hometown: Plains, Missouri
Activities/Honors: Jennifer works for the Division of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion as a Student Project Support Coordinator. She recruits future tigers as a Trulaske College of Business Ambassador, is a Vasey Scholar and is a member of the Africa Student Association.

Mentor: Emily Love, Director of Administration and Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Anna Kouba

Major: Finance and Banking
Hometown: Lee's Summit, Missouri
Activities/Honors: Marketing Chairwoman of the University of Missouri Investment Group, Captain of the University of Missouri Diamond Crew, Mentorship Coordinator of the Cornell Leadership Program

Mentor: Dr. Mary Beth Marrs, Director of Enrichment Programs and Strategic Initiatives and the Harry M. Cornell, Jr. Director of the Cornell Leadership Program

Armaan Painter

Major: Finance and Banking
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Activities/Honors: President of The University of Missouri Investment Group, Class Coordinator for The Cornell Leadership Program, Tapped into Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, Mizzou Baseball, Omicron Delta Kappa Distinguished 14 Freshman, Investment Analyst in The Allen Angel Capital Education Fund (AACE)

Mentor: Dr. Mary Beth Marrs, Director of Enrichment Programs and Strategic Initiatives and the Harry M. Cornell, Jr. Director of the Cornell Leadership Program

Mackenzie Stout

Major: Business, Marketing
Hometown: Kansas City, Missouri
Activities/Honors: Mizzou Homecoming Steering Committee, Kappa Alpha Theta, Trulaske College of Business Student Council, Alpha Kappa Psi, Panhellenic Association Recruitment Counselor

Mentor: Sherry Mariea, Assistant Teaching Professor in management

Mizzou 18 Recipient

Orvil Savery

Area of Study: Business Administration
Hometown: Columbia, Missouri
Activities/Honors: MBA World Summit - Alumni; Graduate Assistant: Vasey Academy, specializing in program growth and expansion; International consulting experience: Nicaragua; Crosby MBA Association - 2nd-year rep; John Sublett Logan Foundation MBA Graduate Scholarship; GPTW (Great Place To Work); National Society of Diversity - Leader of Inclusion + Innovation

Mentor: Meredith Shaw, Director of Crosby MBA Career Services and Corporate Engagement