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MaryBeth Emmerth
Director of Respiratory Care
Email: memmerth@wju.edu
Phone: 304-243-2208

Seniors - Class Of 2017

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Student Name: Dana Achille
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: South Park High School
Hobbies: Crossfit
Fun Facts: I'll eat peanut butter with anything.
Professional Goals: I want to be a travel RT and help people around the world.

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Student Name: Alexis Burch
Hometown: Chester, W.Va.
High School: Oak Glen
Hobbies: Reading
Fun Facts: I'm terrified of fish.
Professional Goals: To help people with their diseases and encourage a healthier lifestyle.

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Student Name: Jordan Frommeher
Hometown: Alexandria, Ky.
High School: Bishop Brossart High School
Hobbies: Soccer, Watersports, and outdoor activities
Fun Facts: I have a twin brother.
Professional Goals: Graduate in 4 years

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Student Name: Taylor Kulpa
Hometown: Wheeling, W.Va.
High School: Wheeling Park High School
Hobbies: Working out and scuba diving
Fun Facts: I was adopted at 18.
Professional Goals: To graduate and receive my RRT credential and to also obtain my neonatal and pediatric credential.

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Student Name: Anne LaFollette
Hometown: Woodsfield, Ohio
High School: Monroe Central
Hobbies: Watching sports and hanging out with my family
Fun Facts: I have 131 cousins.
Professional Goals: Would love to be in a trauma center as an RT and maybe further my education in PT school.

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Student Name: Shania Taylor
Hometown: Quaker City, Ohio
High School: Buckeye Trail
Hobbies: Horseback riding and softball
Fun Facts: I am really short.
Professional Goals: To graduate top of my class and move out of the state to a Children's Hospital.

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Student Name: Alexis Valuska
Hometown: Dillionvale, Ohio
High School: Buckeye Local
Hobbies: Working out and painting
Fun Facts: I currently am an Emergency Room Tech at Wheeling Hospital and a student leader of the anti-smoke coalition on campus.
Professional Goals:  I am working towards furthering my education as far as possible whether through physician assistant studies or medical school directly after graduation. I would like to spend my career working in a large trauma center or in open heart surgery in a big city. I couldn't imagine myself doing anything other than practicing medicine, and helping to make a difference in people's lives.

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Student Name: Elainee Wilson
Hometown: Knoxville, Ohio
High School: Edison Local High School
Hobbies: Working out, hiking, fishing, hunting, and cheering
Fun Facts:I am obsessed with my pitbull, Deiah.
Professional Goals:  Striving towards Physician Assistant school after a few years of experience as a Respiratory Therapist.

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