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Central Michigan University's Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute

Leadership Institute Main Office
Powers Hall 100
Phone: (989) 774-LEAD (5323)

Leadership Institute Programs Office
Bovee University Center Suite 201
Phone: (989) 774-3844

Leadership Safari 
Bovee University Center Suite 201
Phone: (989) 774-1548

LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE STAFF

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Jesi Ekonen
(989) 774-1909
parke4jl@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 129



GRADUATE ASSISTANT
Haley Anderson
(989) 774-15148
ander2he@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee UC 201

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Daniel M. Gaken
(989) 774-LEAD
gaken1dm@cmich.edu
Office: Powers Hall 130



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



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Dani Hiar, Ed.D.
(989) 774-1548
hiar1dm@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee University Center 201



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ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
Alex Kappus
(989) 774-1548
kappu1as@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee University Center 201



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Zak Krug
(989) 774-LEAD
krug1za@cmich.edu​
Office: Bovee University Center 201



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



GRADUATE ASSISTANT
Travell Oakes
(989) 774-3844
oakes1tl@cmich.edu
Office: Bovee UC 201


GRADUATE ASSISTANT
Audrey Simmons
(989) 774-3844
Office: Bovee University Center 201


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


STUDENT STAFF

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

Spark Leadership Staff Assistants
Jordyn Salerno
David Walter
Amanda Yats
Carley Dibert

LeaderShape Institute
Alexis Carlson, On-Site Coordinator 
Morgan Clark, Registration Specialist
Sarah Lemanski, On-Site Coordinator
Joe Moore, On-Site Coordinator 

Connections Leadership Conference Staff Assistants
Meredith Earley
Lauren Lyon

Leader Advancement Scholarship LEAD Team Staff Assistants
Paige Blakeslee, Coordinator
Hannah McGoldrick, Coordinator

Social Media Staff Assistant 
Josh Geary, Coordinator

LI I​nterns
Garrett Ritterhaus
Samantha Spokeaski
Natalie Woods 

Office Assistants
Vanessa Chambe
Connor Ewald
Amanda Fischer
Amanda Yats