At Asbury University, we are equipping students with the education, skills and spiritual foundation to make an impact on their community, professions, family and the Church. Your support plays a vital role in helping us accomplish this mission.

Below you will find short bios on each of the students involved in the Phonathon program. Each of these students has a remarkable story of transformation and a vision of where God is leading them.




Junior: International Communications
Hometown: Tampa, FL

What I love about Asbury: The people. I have made some of my best friends here.

Favorite AU event: Any of the sporting events.

Fun fact: I just recently got married.




Junior: Communications
Hometown: Uniontown, OH

What I love about Asbury: I love the authenticity that permeates everything from spiritual life to dorm life.

Favorite class: I love all my communication classes but I am really enjoying my intercultural Communications class.

Favorite book: The Book Thief

Fun fact: I was adopted when I was 5 days old




Junior: Social Work/ Missions
Hometown: Louisville, Ky

Why I chose Asbury: I loved it when I visited. My professor prayed before class.

My favorite study spot: The climbing tree in front of the old Asbury building.

Fun fact: I have a black and white cat named Oreo




Sophomore: Political Science, Spanish, History

My favorite class: All of my Political Science classes

Favorite AU event: Legacy Games

What's your super power: Reading people's minds




Freshman: Undecided- Business
Hometown: Kittanning, Pa

What I love about Asbury: The people! I love being able to stop and talk to everyone.

Favorite study spot: On the green.

Fun fact: I was born in Russia and adopted when I was two years old.

Life Mottos: "What's the motto with you!" and "You do you!"




Junior: Media Communications
Hometown: Shippenville, PA

My favorite class: Earth Science

Favorite AU event: Last Man Standing

Favorite thing about Phonathon: The people I get to talk to!

What's your super power: Teleportation




Freshman: Bible/ Theology
Hometown: Centennial, Co

My favorite class: Old Testament.

Favorite study spot on campus: Kinlaw Library

Favorite quote from book: "Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sun one moment and be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes. You must yell into that storm 'Do your worst, for I shall do mine.' Then we will know you as the man you are." - The Count of Monte Cristo




Sophomore: Psychology
Hometown: Seattle, Wa

What I love about Asbury: The community.

Favorite study spot: Under the biggest tree on the green.

Favorite book: Pride and Predjudice




Sophomore: Spanish / International Communications 
Hometown: La Grange, Ky

What I love about Asbury: I love the Asbury community because I can walk around and see people I know. I always see smiling faces. It's wonderful to be surrounded by people who support you and share your faith!

Fun fact: I like to watch movies in Spanish on Netflex.

My favorite study spot on campus: My couch!




Junior: Media Communication/ Journalism
Hometown: Leslie County, Ky

Why I chose Asbury University: I chose Asbury because I felt God was calling me to finish my education here.

What I love about Asbury: I love the community of Asbury University

Fun fact: I have moved over 15 times in 22 years. 

What is your super power: Teleportation

Favorite quote from a movie: "With great power comes great responsibility." -Spiderman