Orfalea College of Business Honors Top Students and Faculty

Awards plaquesThe Orfalea College of Business hosted its Senior Awards Ceremony May 13, handing out awards for student, faculty and club excellence. Join us in celebrating this year’s winners:

Club Member of the Year
These students are selected by their club’s leadership for outstanding engagement and service.

Cal Poly Investment Banking Society — Morgan Kavanagh

Financial Management Association — Matthew Yardley

Hispanic Business Student Association — Ilianna Salas

Alpha Kappa Psi — Daniel Papp

Cal Poly Accounting Club — Maddie Newton

Women in Business — Kayla Lake and Jessie Goodrum

Outstanding Graduating Senior Awards
Selected by each concentration’s faculty, these students exemplify academic excellence, career readiness and service to their community.

Accounting — Nicole Mogg

Economics — Kevin Griest

Entrepreneurship — Kaitlyn Henry

Finance — Gregory R. Ledford

Industrial Technology & Packaging — Patrick Salibi

Information Systems— Courtney Jacobson

Management & Human Resources — Megan Sullivan

Consumer Packaging Solutions — Andrew Babb

Marketing — Jenna Hoffman

Scholastic Achievement Awards
Presented to all Orfalea College of Business seniors graduating with a 3.85 cumulative GPA and above.

Nicole Mogg

Yuriy Kalbov

Courtney Jacobson

Julian Perez

Eric Millan

Jenna Hoffman

Maeve Strausser

Gregory Ledford

Academic Excellence & Delta Sigma Pi Award
Presented to the Orfalea College of Business graduating senior with the highest cumulative GPA.

Nicole Mogg (Accounting)

College and University Awards

Contributions to the Objectives and Public Image of the College — Karissa Ramage

Contributions to the Objectives and Public Image of the University — Jordan Willis

Service to the Off-Campus Community — Vishal Venkitachalam

Distinguished Service Award — Jon Peck

Dean’s Award — Courtney Jacobson

Club Awards

Leaders in Innovation — Cal Poly Accounting Club

Leaders in Campus Involvement — Financial Management Association

Leaders in Community Outreach — Alpha Kappa Psi

Leaders in Professional Development — American Marketing Association

Club of the Year — Women in Business

Faculty Awards

Outstanding Faculty in Accounting — Trisha Anderson

Outstanding Faculty in Economics — William Lindsay

Outstanding Faculty in Finance — Larry Gorman

Outstanding Faculty in Industrial Technology & Packaging — Eric Olsen

Outstanding Faculty in Management & Human Resources — Jean-Francois Coget

Outstanding Faculty in Information Systems — Barry Floyd

Outstanding Faculty in Marketing — Brennan Davis

Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award — Sharon Dobson and Sisi Pouraghabagher

Emeritus Faculty of the Year Award — Jason Lepore