Orientation Leaders


 These are the faces of the orientation leaders who will help you make a positive transition to Wartburg. 

Maia Augustine

Maia Augustine ’23
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Major: Psychology
Involvement: Ambassadors, Students UKnight, Wartburg Dance Marathon, Homecoming Committee, Work in Admissions

Britt Avery

Britt Avery ’22
Hometown: Story City, Iowa
Major: Journalism & Communication
Involvement: Wartburg Choir

Arinda Barthel

Arinda Barthel ’23
Hometown: St. Michael, Minnesota 
Major: Music Therapy
Involvement: ETK, Wartburg Choir

Bailey Brown

Bailey Brown ’22
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa 
Major: Business Administration
Involvement: Dance Marathon, Women’s Basketball

Eric Dowe

Eric Dowe ’23 
Hometown: Story City, Iowa
Major: Actuarial Science
Involvement: Wartburg Choir, Ritterchor

Hannah Dutcher

Hannah Dutcher ’24
Hometown: Ogden, Iowa 
Major: Journalsim & Communication
Involvement: Wartburg Choir, Work Study: Zesty Orange, The Tower Agency, PRSSA 

Gavin Foust Wollenberg

Gavin Foust-Wollenberg ’24
Hometown: Cascade, Iowa 
Major: Secondary Math Education
Involvement: Castle Singers, Wind Ensemble, Students Uknight and Student Senate

Bree Gryp

Bree Gryp ’22
Hometown: North Liberty, Iowa
Major: Elementary Education 
Involvement: Dance Marathon, Ambassadors, Homecoming

Emily Hansel

Emily Hansel ’24
Hometown: Lombard, Illinois  
Major: German Language and Secondary Education 
Involvement: Castle Connections, German club, Students Uknight, Dance Marathon

Macy Harris

Macy Harris ’23
Hometown: Grinnell, Iowa
Major: Elementary Education
Involvement: Women’s Basketball, Students UKnight, Dance Marathon, Homecoming Committee, Ambassadors 

Sailor Hinegardner

Sailor Hinegardner ’22
Hometown: Baxter, Iowa
Major: Business Administration
Involvement: Track, Ambassadors

Mila Iushkova

Mila Iushkova ’23
Hometown: Maykop, Russia 
Major: Graphic Design, Journalism & Communication
Involvement: Student Senate PR Director, Homecoming Committee, Knightcaller

Mallory Leisure

Mallory Leisure ’23
Hometown: Clear Lake, Iowa
Major: Biology 
Involvement:  Wartburg Choir, Chemistry Department worker, Wartburg Wrestling manager, Dance Marathon

Mary McDonough

Mary McDonough ’22
Hometown: Oelwein, Iowa
Major: Biology  
Involvement: St. Elizabeth Chorale, Scholars Program, Student Senate, Ambassadors, Dance Marathon, Tri-Beta

Megan McGuigan

Megan McGuigan ’24
Hometown: Story City, Iowa 
Major: Music Education  
Involvement: The Wartburg Choir, Dance Marathon, Alumni Office

Naledi Moabelo

Naledi Moabelo ‘23
Hometown: Mpumalanga, South Africa 
Major: Actuarial Science and Economics 
Involvement: Resident Assistant, African Representative Council

Connor Moore

Connor Moore ’23
Hometown: Superior, Colo.
Major: Political Science and History 
Involvement: Student Senate, Baldwin Fellows, Phi Eta Sigma

Nnamdi Onuigbo

Nnamdi Onuigbo ’24
Hometown: Cedar Falls, Iowa
Major: Political Science and Psychology 
Involvement: Basketball, On-Campus Job, BSU

Joe Pins

Joe Pins ’23
Hometown: Dubuque, Iowa
Major: Engineering   
Involvement: Wrestling

Andrea Salow

Andrea Salow ’22
Hometown: Manchester, Iowa 
Major: Business Administration
Involvement: Ambassadors, Admissions work study, WRSL Consultant, Wartburg Choir, Student Senate, NSLS and Phi Eta Sigma

Marin Stowe

Marin Stowe ’23
Hometown: La Valle, Wis. 
Major: Business Biology
Involvement: IgKnight mentor, Tri Beta member, Chemistry Supplemental Instructor, Chemistry Tutor 

Randy Williams

Randy Williams ’24
Hometown: Austin, Texas 
Major: Exercise Science 
Involvement: Track & Field 

Allison Wood

Allison Wood ’23
Hometown: Prairie City, Iowa
Major: Nursing – Neuroscience 
Involvement: Director of Homecoming, Ambassadors  

Laurel Woodrum

Laurel Woodrum ’23
Hometown: Kasson, Minn.
Major: Biochemistry 
Involvement: Tri Beta, Chemistry Club, Dance Marathon