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Park University Announces Fall 2021 Local Area Graduates


Parkville MO— Park University announces its Fall 2021 graduates. The list of graduates includes those from the University’s flagship campus in Parkville as well as its 40 additional campuses across the country and online worldwide.
Park hosted its Kansas City Area Fall Commencement ceremony on Dec. 11, featuring keynote speaker Adelaida Severson, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Bushtex Inc., an international satellite communications firm in Gilbert, Ariz.
The University had 1,340 students eligible to graduate — 371 students received a master’s degree and/or graduate certificate, and 969 students received a bachelor’s degree, associate degree and/or undergraduate certificate.
(Name, Degree Concentration [if applicable], Hometown and High School Attended [if provided])
Master of Business Administration

  • Dylan Cummiford, Business Administration, Oceanside, Calif.
  • Kerry-Ann S. Gooden, Human Resource Management, Fallbrook, Calif.
  • Akina Shanie Goodson, Human Resource Management, Oceanside, Calif.
  • Ernestina Carlina Lawson, Business Administration, Murrieta, Calif.
  •  Rosmery M. Rodriguez, Marketing, Lake Elsinore, Calif.
  • George Robert Wetzel Jr., Business Administration, Temecula, Calif.

(Honors designation key ([at least 30 earned credit hours prior to the last term of enrollment at Park University]):

  • @ — Summa Cum Laude (3.9 to 4.0 grade point average)
  • # — Magna Cum Laude (3.7 to 3.899 GPA)
  • $ — Cum Laude (3.5 to 3.699 GPA)

(Name, Degree Concentration [if applicable], Hometown and High School Attended [if provided])
Bachelor of Arts

  • @ Lauren N. Addison, Psychology, San Diego, Calif. (attended Gardner-Edgerton High School, Gardner, Kan.)
  • Richard Wesley McCord, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, Kansas City, Mo. (attended Perris [Calif.] High School)

Bachelor of Public Administration

  • # Robert J. Dickson, Criminal Justice, Temecula, Calif.
  • Ashley Jasmine Martinez, Criminal Justice, San Diego, Calif. (attended Torrey Pines High School, Encinitas, Calif.)

Bachelor of Science

  • # Saul Alba, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement, San Marcos, Calif.
  • @ Jessica I. Alicea, Social Psychology, Oceanside, Calif.
  • Tory Belcher, Criminal Justice Administration/Corrections, San Diego, Calif.
  • # Vicente Benitez, Management/Human Resources, Lake Elsinore, Calif. (attended Valley High School, Santa Ana, Calif.)
  • Iasia Jasmine Brown, Management/Computer Information Systems, Oceanside, Calif.
  • Travon D. Dancy, Information and Computer Science/Computer Science, San Diego, Calif.
  • @ Jessica J. Durazo, Social Psychology, San Clemente, Calif.
  • @ Jay Estrela, Information and Computer Science/Computer Science, Lake Elsinore, Calif. (attended La Sierra High School, Riverside, Calif.)
  • Taylar Devaughn Foster, Business Administration/Logistics, Murrieta, Calif.
  • Ernest Bernard Frasier, Management/Healthcare, San Diego, Calif.
  • # Thavez A. Jeter, Social Psychology, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Thomas W. Harvey High School, Painesville, Ohio)
  • Beau Alan Kolodzieczak, Social Psychology, Middleton, Idaho (attended Ceres [Calif.] High School)
  • $ Olivia Lantigua, Social Psychology, Vista, Calif. (attended San Marcos [Calif.] High School)
  • @ Nayloni Lanaya Sanchez Preciado, Criminal Justice Administration/Law Enforcement and Security, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Tustin [Calif.] High School)
  • $ Jessica Marilu Ramos, Business Administration/Marketing, Oceanside, Calif.
  • @ Michael Anthony Roberts, Business Administration/Management, Fallbrook, Calif.
  • @ Celeste Vera Rodriguez, Business Administration/Logistics, Fallbrook, Calif. (attended Robstown [Texas] High School)
  • Marta Schultz, Social Psychology, Oceanside, Calif.
  • # Ryan M. J. Schwartz, Information and Computer Science/Networking and Security, San Diego, Calif.
  • Daniel J. Skerry, Business Administration/Management, Oceanside, Calif. (attended Mount Dora [Fla.] High School)
  • Victorea Zeigler, Management/Human Resource, San Diego, Calif. (attended Fayette County High School, Fayetteville, Ga.)

Bachelor of Science in Education

  • January D. Goklish-Stevens, Early Childhood Education/Teaching Young Children and Leadership, Bountiful, Utah (attended Santiago High School, Garden Grove, Calif.)

Associate of Science

    • Jadon K. Carroll, Management, Oceanside, Calif.
    • Rodrigo Marquez, Criminal Justice Administration, Murrieta, Calif.
    • Alejandro Nino, Management, San Diego, Calif. (attended Aurora [Ill.] East High School)
    • Abigail Paul, Social Psychology, Oceanside, Calif.
    • Richard J. Perron, Management, Temecula, Calif.
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Park University Announces Fall 2021 Local Area Graduates