Leader Scholars Institute

Equipping Leaders. Empowering Passions. Eternal Significance. Our mission is to help students understand their God-given strengths as they learn and apply practical leadership skills to make a difference in the world.

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Hear a few LSI members share their perspective on the program.

Meet the LSI Director Team

Dr. Becci Rothfuss
Dr. Becci Rothfuss

Becci has been the faculty director of the LSI program for 10 years. Her life mission is to help students grasp how they can impact the Kingdom of God by becoming equipped leaders.

Hanna Wertz
Hanna Wertz

Hanna is a senior Family and Human Services Major and is seeking a career in social work. She has a passion for people, and she believes Christian leadership is a necessity for thriving communities.

Jared Besse
Jared Besse

Jared is a senior Political Science major with Business Management and Leadership minors. He gets excited when helping others find joy in their passions.

Caitlin Williams
Caitlin Williams

Caitlin is a junior Nursing major with an Intercultural Studies minor. She feels called to international missions and believes that this generation is full of world-changing leaders.

Jake Smith
Jake Smith

Jake is a junior Graphic Design major with a Worship Arts minor. He likes to meet people and see them grow as they find their role in the Kingdom of God.

Leah Kyles
Leah Kyles

Leah is a sophomore Entrepreneurship & Innovation major with a Leadership Studies minor. She is thrilled to be able to walk alongside other students as they find their identities in Christ.

Grace Dunn
Grace Dunn

Grace is a sophomore Elementary Education major with an Intercultural Studies minor. She firmly believes in service-mindedness and desires to serve others as an inner-city educator.

Harrison Kretzer
Harrison Kretzer

Harrison is a sophomore Finance major. He loves getting to know people and their past experiences in order to understand how they find their future purpose.

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