RSU Announces 2021 Graduates

Students clapping at graduation

Rogers State University has announced more than 600 graduates earned degrees during the university’s 109th commencement ceremonies held in May. Since becoming a university in 2000, RSU has awarded more than 9,700 diplomas. RSU is a four-year regional institution in Oklahoma widely recognized for high quality academic programs. RSU operates its main residential campus in Claremore, with additional campuses in Bartlesville and Pryor. The university is consistently recognized as one of the region’s most affordable colleges, with more than half of last year’s graduates earning their degree without student loan assistance. The following are the graduates listed by degree type and hometown:   

Master’s Degree:

  • Claremore: Brittany Bendabout, Teresa Bergeon, Grant R. Farris, Katelynn Haynes, Gwendolyn Samantha Inkelaar, Spencer Neal Rolen
  • Columbia, Missouri: Seth Gerardy
  • Fort Gibson: Jeanetta Irene Martinez
  • Independence, Kansas: Shirley Ann Reynolds
  • Oologah: Jessica Dewitt
  • Pryor: Charles Newcomb
  • Tulsa: Melchesidech J. Porter

Bachelor’s Degree:

  • Antlers: Hayden I. McNutt
  • Bartlesville: Zane Caleb Brumley, Nathan William Chlumsky, Gage Michael Gardner, Jill LeAnn Garrison, Brooke Michelle Henley, Mary F. Moore, Carrie Elizabeth Porta, Keri M. Punneo, Jerrod Ross Quindt, Clayton Sanders, Cole Startz, Chad Wayne Williams
  • Beggs: Coleton Wayne Wesley
  • Bixby: Madison Nicole Hackett
  • Broken Arrow: Haley Barr, Madelyn R. Bewley, Courtney Lynn Brown, Casey R. Davis, Erin M. Gordon, Rachel Ann Hall, Brittany Dyan Kincaid, Kylie Don Ray, Ethan B. Reyes, Jennifer Hong Tran, Brittany Ann Turnage, Breona Haley Williams, Margaret Workman
  • Buffalo: Perla Campos
  • Camarillo, California: Mason Harvey
  • Catoosa: Neil Sood
  • Chelsea: Megan Marie Jones, Dakota Renee Ross, Tristan Blake Wooten
  • Chouteau: Joshua Glazebrook
  • Claremore: Jennifer R. Adams, Logan Paul Baker, Kelsey Lynn Bart, Katelin Bowen, Paige M. Burns, Dava Shea Buysse, Caitlyn J. Campbell, Caitlyn D. Cash, Cody Cole, John Chandler Cook, Carson Danley, Matthew Tyler Darnell, Ronnie Paul Epperly, Collin Dale Esau, Barbara Ann Evans, Mariana Flores Guajardo, Ingrid Daniela Gomez, Macy Taylor Green, Tyler A. Hastings, Gracy Kathryn Head, Alexander Kime Hinson, Kelsi Ann Jackson, DarciJo M. Johnson, Zachary Edward Kays, Sarah Elizabeth Knaust, Tyler J. Knox, Daniel Lucas, Katlyn Marie McDonald, Lindsey Lea McMillan, Tayten R. Miller, Dalton Thomas Noland, Kristal Lee Norris, Alaina R. Orban, Thomas J. Palmer, Anne Marie Parker, Faith Ann Rector, Jessica Smith, Tiffany Michele Steelmon, Zyong Anh Tran, Dathan J. Wade, Melissa LeeAnn Watson, Kassandra May Weiesnbach, Dallas West, Mandy K. Williams, Francisca Yebesi, Katarina R. Perez
  • Cleveland: Deicy Bencomo, Breyana Faythe Estep
  • Collinsville: Jake M. Brillhart, Sarah Anne Cirilo, Kendra R. Clark, Scott Lloyd Davis, Rylee Ann DeLozier, Megan Edgecombe, William A. Heath, Victoria Leigh Hert, Casey Jane Kellogg, Laci Mae Lord, Madison Taylor Nickell, Logan Taylor Rhames, Madelyn Grace Suitor, Tori Eileen Washburn
  • Coweta: Taylor Noel Schwier, Elizabeth Zimin
  • Dayton, Texas: Kayla Lanee’ Pruitt
  • Edmond: Mackenzie Hannah Belyeu, Joshua Ryan Rogers
  • El Paso, Texas: Andrea Marie Morales
  • Enid: Jaime Abrahan Ponce, Kirby Chuck Scott, Luke R. Scott
  • Glendora, California: Maggie Lee Brown, Bria L. Salazar
  • Glenpool: Katie Raye Blansett, Taylor Grace Earp
  • Hayward, California: Christian James Merriwether
  • Henryetta: Tayler Leann Lee
  • Hominy: Jamie Maker
  • Houston, Texas: Leonardo R. Castro
  • Hulbert: Brooke RayLee Bailey
  • Inola: Koby Lance Estein, Christina Forbus
  • Jay: James C. Neal
  • Jenks: Allison N. Clayborn
  • Kellyville: Lindsey Ruth Russell
  • Lakeside, California: Brielle Marie Tyseling
  • Lauderhill, Florida: Ricardo Lynch
  • Locust Grove: Daniel Ray Littlefield, Seth E. Moore, Lauren Elizabeth Smith, David A. Standingwater, Jennifer A. Stanglin
  • Mannford: Shelby Paige Bartlett, Elizabeth Jayne Garner
  • Muskogee: Elexis Watson
  • Mustang: Case Jeffery Woodard
  • Norman: Dillon R. Dean
  • Nowata: Courtney Nicole Goodell, Angela ReNae Hicks, Shelby Nicole King, Katie C. Wright
  • Oklahoma City: Avery Augusta Buck, Nathanael E. Jarboe, Kaylee Jo Jimboy, Michael Paul Tarlton, Abigail Brianna Leigh Taylor
  • Oologah: Adam A. Long, Natalie Jean Pascoe
  • Overbrook: Grace Irene Campbell
  • Owasso: Justin Michael Barnes, Kelsey Anne Bellmyer, Jarrod Quinton Cooper, Ashlyn Nicole Dunn, Dianna Kensington Fly, Jared Grim, Jacob Charles Hammond, Lauren Harshfield, Bailey Erin Jarvis, Mattie Grace Johnston, Chloe Marie Meydag, Madison Lynn Mullinax, Stephanie Michelle Munford, Emily G. Parker, Derek E. Purdum, Bailey Stringer, Miranda Elise Thibodeau, Evan Paige Wallace
  • Peggs: Christine Fleck
  • Peyton, Colorado: Zoe Danielle Jindra
  • Ponca City: Madalyn May Knittel, Maegen N. Swenson
  • Pryor: Kelsey D. Armontrout, Kylee S. Brewer, Jae L. Chastain, Grant Alan Crupper, Chloe Elizabeth Miller, Rhiannon M. Rains, Matthew Jay Ward
  • Ramona: Ashley Rachel Bailey, Elizabeth Robledo
  • Riverside, California: Sabrina Nicole Anguiano
  • Salina: Graci Michelle Gann
  • Sand Springs: Elizabeth Garzanelli, Harley Ray Martin, Kaleb Whitcraft
  • Sapulpa: Colton Dean Anglin, Heather Dawn Irby, Jacquelyn Lonewolf, Hannah L. Lovy, Sara L. Spencer
  • Skiatook: Jayne Rene Stringfellow, Cheyenne N. Woodall
  • South Coffeyville: Kayla Gilpin
  • Sperry: Makayla Dawn Bowman, Chacy Emmanuel Ong Llido
  • Stillwater: Charity Sanders
  • Strang: Sierra Lynn Meadows
  • Tahlequah: Erikah Reed, Emily G. Woodard
  • Talala: Tyler Edward Riedel
  • Thousand Oaks, California: Jackson Kaj Simonsgaard
  • Tulsa: Edward Beck, Iryna Bilichak, Morgan Nicole Carr, Jacquelin Chavez, Peyton Melissa Chill, Kasey Grace Doak, Miranda Foust, Callyn Francisco, Jennifer Renee Hall, Bria Harris, Alexys Paige Heavener, Brandy N. Holmes, Stephanie Maria Ivison, Jeffrey M. Lake, Ariel Marie Landrum, Meghan Annalise Malcom, Giselle Martinez, Audrey Lynn McGuire, Jonathan Nyanyoun, Jesus Ramirez Gaytan, Taylor Darian Roepke, Jasmine L. Sheffey, Lauren G. Wire
  • Vinita: April Diane Buchanan, Olivia G. Goss
  • Wagoner: Karleigh Paige McMahan
  • Wichita, Kansas: Sydney J. Murray
  • Yukon: Brennan J. Mobarak

Associate Degree:

  • Bartlesville: Kamisha S. Conner, Ashton E. Cowart, Jackson Rice Duncan, Jordan Cheyenne M. Gagnon, Trevor Kennan Horinek, Christian Saul Jasso, Misty Sonshine Lee, Jessica Patrisia Melendez, Randi L. Nichols, Bethany Ann Nicole Spalding, Kaitlyn Marie Spalding, Piper Nicole Thompson, Jonathan Gonzalez Trinidad, Richard Alan Walters
  • Beggs: Tanya Gayle Milam
  • Big Cabin: Zachary E. Lenon
  • Broken Arrow: Colt M. Berry, Sheridan LaShell Crawford, Tierra Phelps, Emily Renee Thomas
  • Buffalo: Perla Campos
  • Catoosa: Skylar K. Peaster
  • Chandler: Karlee Dawn Fowble
  • Chelsea: Lindsey Jordan Hughes, Donna K. Reed-Gabriel
  • Chickasha: Riley Colton Tuthill
  • Chouteau: Courtney Thomas
  • Claremore: Emily Breann Bell, Shawnna LeAnn Brewington, Carly R. Bunnell, Samantha Kay Chambers, Kaitlyn Rae Church, Caleb Aaron Davis, Tori Colleen Hensley, Christopher J. Holland, Rayme C. Leonard, Jacob Mansfield Lomax
  • Kimberly Rabang, Ashley L. Strickland
  • Collinsville: Michaelle R. McBee, Billy Sayauvong Vang
  • Dewey: Natalie Marie Davis, Faith Charity Peaster
  • Edmond: Sydney Marie Connelly
  • Foyil: Linda Wilson
  • Mannford: Tiffany N. Caudle
  • Mesquite, Texas: Hailey Helen Gunn
  • Muskogee: Mariqua D’Shay Lewis, Jalexa Schell
  • Nowata: Jesse Cole Jackson, Hannah Wickham
  • Owasso: Tanahiry S. Birrueta, Kara Allibeth Highfield, Andrea G. Jolliff, Steve Morgan, Sydney Anne Novar, Katlyn Riley Willis
  • Pryor: Kelsey Lynn Collins, Maddison C. Gordon, Tina Husong, Gabrielle D. McDade, Stephane C. Spurlock, Jazmine Star Wood
  • Sapulpa: Caitlin Brianna King
  • Sedan, Kansas: Cassandra Clark
  • Skiatook: Riley Marie Buck
  • Tahlequah: Teagan Wyn Stanley
  • Tulsa: Arianne Michelle Carter, Gabriella Adriana Sophia Decker, Shawn Michael Hines, Anas M. Khan, Emily Joy Lanford, Asia Jade Lay, Nautica ShaRay Mishion
  • Verdigris: Morgan L. Jones
  • Vinita: Kayla Ann Fetters, Olivia G. Goss, Jennifer Ann Jackson
  • Wagoner: Caitlin Wynona Gilreath
  • Wann: Kellie Anne Talbott