Quillen Graduate Scholars (2007-2008)


In a bequest to ETSU, the late Congressman James H. Quillen established scholarships for students from the 1st Congressional District. These scholarships are given every spring to students on the basis of scholastic endeavor, school and community leadership, volunteer services and activities, work experience, and financial need. The following students are the current class of graduate Quillen Scholars. Please contact Ms. Kathy Feagins in the Scholarship Office (439-7095) for more information about these awards.

Award Recipients

Jeri Allison

Jeri Allison Jeri Allison
Home: Elizabethton, TN
B.F.A., University of North Carolina
Graduate Program: Master of Fine Arts
Honors: Tuition Scholarship at ETSU (2005-2006)
Community Service: Friends of Feral Catz, Kindred Spirits Animal Rescue

Kelly Ammons

Kelly Ammons Kelly Ammons
Home: Johnson City, TN
B.S. Bio Chemistry, University of Tennessee
Graduate Program: Doctorate of Physical therapy
Honors: Member of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, Deans List for 3 Semesters(Fall, 2001 and 2005) Spring(2003)
Community Service: Children's Hospital Volunteer

Kristin Bailey

Kristin Bailey Kristin Bailey
Home: Gray, TN
B.S. Psychology, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Social Work
Honors: Psi Chi Member, Deans List (2005)

Rachel Baker

Rachel Baker Rachel Baker
Home: Telford, TN
B.S., East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: M.A.T, Secondary Education
Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Community Service: President of local chapter of Society of Physics Students

Wyatt Desormeaux

Wyatt Desormeaux Wyatt Desormeaux
Home: Mosheim, TN
Graduate Program: B.S (Physics and Maths), ETSU
Honors: ETSU graduated 1993 - Suma cum Laude
Community Service: 2005-2007- U.S.D.A. Collaboration and Research

Hayley Henderson

Hayley Henderson Hayley Henderson
Home: Johnson City, TN
B.S. Political Science, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Counseling
Honors: Academic Performance Scholarship 2003- 2006
Community Service: Preview Leader, Orientation Leader

Kara Kahley

Kara Kahley Kara Kahley
Home: Greeneville, TN
B.B.A, Management, East Tennessee State University
B.A., Foreign Language: Spanish, East Tennessee State University Graduate Program: M.B.A. with emphasis in Spanish
Honors: Who's Who Among Students In American Colleges and Universities, Harold Love Outstanding Community Involvement Award
Community Service: Telamon Corporation: Rural Youth Photography Project, Mountain Home Veteran's Administration

Christopher Martin

Christopher Martin Christopher Martin
Home: Kingsport, TN
B.S.W, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: MBA
Honors: M.S.W (Master's in Social Work)
Community Service: Brain Injury Advocacy, Homeless Advocacy

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith Matthew Smith
Home: Kingsport, TN
CSCI, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Will be enrolled in CSCI
Honors: Dean's List (Fall 2002-Present), Membership to Upsilon Phi Upsilon Community Service: America's Walk for Diabetes, Junior Day

Brandon Tyler

Brandon Tyler Brandon Tyler
Home: Johnson City, TN
B.S., East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Physical Therapy
Honors: Magna Cum laude
Community Service: President PT Class, High School Track coach

Preston Visser

Preston Visser Preston Visser
Home: Butler, TN
B.S., Psychology, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Clinical Psychology, Ph.D
Honors: Dean's List(Fall 2003 - Present), Psi Chi Sophomore Award
Community Service: Music Minister, Community church

Geoffrey Williams

Geoffrey Williams Geoffrey Williams
Home: Johnson City TN
B.S. Biological Sciences, East Tennessee State University
Graduate Program: Master's in Business Administration
Honors: Member of the National Scholars Honor Society
Community Service: Volunteer for Migrant Education Program

Previous Quillen Scholars

Previous Quillen Scholars