​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​THE CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
Powers Hall 100
Phone: (989) 774-LEAD (5323)
Em​ail: cmulead@cmich.edu
 

LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE STAFF

Fiorillo.jpgASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
Jesi Ekonen
(989) 774-1909
Jesi.Ekonen@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 129



Fiorillo.jpgGRADUATE ASSISTANT
Sarah Fiorillo
(989) 774-LEAD
fiori1sl@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 131



Fiorillo.jpgDIRECTOR
Daniel M. Gaken
(989) 774-LEAD
Daniel.Gaken@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 130



Fiorillo.jpgADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY 
Jeremy Heinlein
(989) 774-LEAD
heinl1jd@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 100



Fiorillo.jpgASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
Dani Hiar, Ed.D.
(989) 774-1548
danielle.hiar@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee University Center 201



Fiorillo.jpgGRADUATE ASSISTANT
Zak Krug
(989) 774-LEAD
safari@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee University Center 201



Fiorillo.jpgGRADUATE ASSISTANT
Hannah Long
(989) 774-LEAD
long1he@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 131



Fiorillo.jpgGRADUATE ASSISTANT
Vincent Thurman
(989) 774-LEAD
thurm1vg@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 131



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GRADUATE ASSISTANT
Allie Wagner
(989) 774-1548
safari@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee University Center 201



Fiorillo.jpgASSESSMENT SPECIALIST
Ellen Wehrman
(989) 774-LEAD
wehrm1et@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 100


STUDENT STAFF

Leadership Safari 
Andrea Roberts, Staff Assistant
Rachel Schumaker, Staff Assistant 

Spark Leadership Experience Coordinators
Jordyn Salerno
David Walter
Amanda Yats

LeaderShape Institute
Andrea Buckley, On-Site Coordinator
Alexis Carlson, On-Site Coordinator 
Morgan Clark, On-Site Coordinator
Sarah Lemanski, On-Site Coordinator 

Ignite Leadership Coordinator

Catalyst Coordinator
Michelle McElroy​

Connections Leadership Conference
Meredith Earley​, Conference Chair
Shelby Harris, Conference Chair
Lauren Lyon, Conference Chair

K-12 Leadership Development
Ashley Flickenger, Coordi​nator

Leader Advancement Scholarship LEAD Teams 
Paige Blakeslee, Coordinator
Hannah McGoldrick, Coordinator

Social Media
Josh Geary, Coordinator
Danielle Germane, Coordinator

LEAD​ Letter
Kimberly Sampson, Editor​​​

LInterns
Garrett Ritterhaus
Samantha Spokeaski
Natalie Woods 

Office Assistants
Amanda Fischer
Connor Ewald
Amanda Yats