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.
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
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