"To this day, I owe much of my success to the impact Rick Kilps made on my life, way back in 1985, when he gave me the direction and guidance I needed. He was, and is, a true role model."
Mr. Mark Litton, 1989
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin
"Parkside affected my professional career by setting me up for success. I was always challenged to excel by the faculty and staff."
Mark Christopherson, 1986
Reinicke Athens Inc.
"The relatively small class sizes at UW-P allowed for a great deal of interaction between staff and students, fostering a great learning experience in all disciplines of business administration. "
Elizabeth Andersen, 1985
Senior Vice President
"Much of what I learned at UW-P was a great help to me securing my future in the building automation field. Many people say they never apply much of what they learned in college; I don't believe that."
John Von Ogden, 1985
Vice President Building Automation
Harrington Engineering, Inc.
"When I got to Johns Hopkins, I realized I was as well prepared as those who had attended Yale or Princeton or Harvard."
Dr. Michael Mullane, 1981
Doctor of Oncology
"UW-Parkside not only prepared me for a career, it continues to teach me the importance of giving back to the community. Stay with your university and stay with your community."
Michael Falbo, 1980
Chairman, Associated Community Development, LLC
"I was going head-to-head with graduates from every Ivy League school and yet I was able to handle the Accenture curriculum better than all but one of the other 250 people in our new-hires class…."
Dean Sivley, 1980
President and CEO
"For 22 years, Kim Adriano ('79) called the corporate world of SC Johnson her professional home. Then the phone rang... "
Ms. Kim Adriano, 1979