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2020 GC Cohort

Congratulation Graduates of 2020!

Lexi Lash

Lexi is from Castle Rock Colorado.  She graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in genetics and biotechnology and a minor in writing and rhetoric.  She is will now be practicing general genetics at the VA in Salt Lake City in Utah. 

 Amanda Hoff

Amanda is from Park Ridge Illinois.  She graduated from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with a BS in Biology and will now be practicing in both Naperville and Elmhurst, Illinois at the Edward-Elmhurst center. 

Audrey Samuelson

Audrey is from Plymouth Indiana.   She graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, with a major in Human Biology and a minor in Anthropology and will be practicing prenatal genetic counseling at the St.Vincent Women's Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana 

Cartney Knecht

Cartney is from Pierre South Dakota.  She received her BS in Human Development and Family Studies from South Dakota State University with minors in Chemistry and Biology and will be practicing in pediatric genetics at Sanford Children's Hospital in Sioux Falls South Dakota

Courtney Schuiteman

Courtney is from Valparaiso Indiana.  She graduated from Valparaiso University, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in biology and will be practicing cancer genetic counseling at the Community Care Network in Munster Indiana

Ellen Fellers

Ellen is from Red Oak Iowa.  She graduated from University of Northern Iowa with a major in Biology and a Chemistry minor and will be practicing pediatric genetic counseling at the OSF St.Francis Hospital in Peoria Illinois.

Rachel Campagna

Rachel is from Libertyville Illinois.  She received her B.S. in genetics and psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and will be practicing prenatal genetic counseling at the University of Illinois in Chicago. 

Sami Witt

Sami is from Huntington Indiana.  She received a B.A. in biology from DePauw University and will be practicing cancer genetic counseling at Spectrum Health Lakefront in St. Joseph Michican. 


Alumni Cohort of 2019

Courtney Asman

Courtney is from Mount Clemens, MI, and received her B.S. in Neuroscience with a minor in Latin at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Courtney is now working at Promedica Hospital in a prenatal clinic.  

Nicole Kalinski

Nicole is from Chicago, IL. She majored in biology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Now Nicole is working at Northwestern Central DuPage Hospital in a pediatric clinic.  

Kassi Brooks

Kassi is from Greencastle, Indiana. She completed her undergraduate education at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), where she majored in Psychology and minored in Biology. Kassi is now at Beacon Memorial Hospital working in a cancer clinic.  

Katherine Ross

Kathy Ross graduated with a B.S. in Biology from California State University in Fresno, CA.  Kathy is now working at Vidant Health in a cancer clinic.  

Brooke Sample

Brooke Sample is from Menomonie, Wisconsin. She has a bachelor's degree in Genetics and History from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Brooke is now at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, WI working in a clinic that seems a variety of specialties.  

Samantha Toy

Sam Toy is from Fort Wayne, IN. She earned her undergraduate degree at Indiana University Bloomington in biology with an area of concentration in molecular genetics, and her Masters Degree in biology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. She is now working at WASU St. Louis Children's Hospital specializing in cancer. 

Alumni Cohort of 2018

Caroline Estes

Caroline is from Madison, IN and graduated with a BS from Indiana University in Bloomington majoring in Biology and Sociology.  She is now working at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital specializing in pediatrics.  

Miranda Ruben

Miranda is from Trempealeau, WI and graduated with a BS from Beloit College majoring in Healthy and Society.  She is now working at Gundersen Healthcare Ssystem specializing in a variety of specialties including prenatal, pediatrics, and oncology.  

Caitlyn Ricks

Caitlyn is from Lakeland, Fl and graduated witha BS from the University of Evansville majoring in Biology. She is now working at Deaconess Women's Hospital specializing in prenatal.  

Trisha Neidlinger

Trisha is from Plymouth, IN and she graduated with a BS from Dominican University majoring in biochemistry.  She is now working at IUHealth specializing in pediatrics.

Kyra Firestone

Kyra hails from Santa Cruz, CA and she graduated with a BS from University of California at Santa Cruz majoring in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology.  She is now working at Integrated Genetics specializing in prenatal.  

Jessica Cabotaje

Jessica hails from Anaheim, CA and she graduated with a BS from University of California in San Diego majoring in bioengineering. She is now working at the Genetics Center specializing in pediatrics.  

Adam Stucke

Adam is from Lynchburg and graduated with a BS from Virginia Tech majoring in biology.  He is now working at Henrico Doctor's Hospital specializing in cancer.