Below is the 2017 Orientation Leader team. We are working towards hiring our 2018 Orientation Leaders, and will update this information later this spring.

Mary Cranley '18

Hometown:  Shanghai, China

High School:  TEDA Ticnjin International School

Majors(s):  Microbiology

Minor(s): Chemistry

Activities:  SSRP, WCSA SIAC and Budget Committee member (2016-17)

Fun Fact: I have been published as a co-author on a research paper with my OWU academic advisor.

Dominique Garrett '18

Hometown:  Columbus, OH

High School:  Bishop Watterson High School

Majors(s):  Psychology

Minor(s): Sociology

Activities:  Varsity Track and Field, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, Social Media Fellow, Interfaith Service Team Leader

Fun Fact: I throw discus on the track team.

Hailey LaRoe '18

Hometown:  Bethesda, MD

High School:  Walt Whitman High School

Majors(s):  History

Minor(s):  Theatre, Psychology

Activities:  Moderator of the Citizens of the World House, Secretary of Wesleyan Players, Technician for Theatre and Dance productions, Outdoor Ministry Team

Fun Fact: I saw the Pope on Easter while I was abroad in Rome last semester.

Adedayo Akinmadeyemi '19

Hometown:  Columbus, OH

High School:  Columbus Downtown High School

Majors(s):  Business Administration

Minor(s):  Communications

Activities:  Black Men of the Future

Fun Fact:  I enjoy playing Basketball.

Andrew Farina '19

Hometown:  Canton, OH

High School:  Canton Central Catholic High School

Majors(s):  Fine Arts (BFA) with concentrations in Jewelry Metals and Graphic Design

Activities:  Varsity Men's Swimming Team, Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity, Club Water Polo, Intramural Sports, Overnight Host

Fun Fact: I have climbed 3 mountains over 11,000 feet.

Ares Harper '19

Hometown:  Columbus, OH

High School:  Columbus Alternative High School

Majors(s):  Theatre, Sociology

Activities:  President of Wesleyan Players, Leadershape, Resident Assistant (RA), Figure Drawing Model

Fun Fact: I have never broken a bone.

Holley Hickman '19

Hometown:  Bethesda, MD

High School:  Connelly School of the Holy Child

Majors(s):  Politics and Government, Women's and Gender Studies

Activities:  Admissions Office, Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, Politics and Government Student Board, Camp OhWoo, Orientation Leader (OL)

Fun Fact:  I love sloths!

Larisa Keating '19

Hometown:  Lewisburg, PA

High School:  Lewisburg Area High School

Majors(s):  Psychology, Spanish

Activities:  President of Veg Club, RA, Member of the Honors Board

Fun Fact: I lost my passport on a city bus in London last year.

Malory Wolfe '19

Hometown:  Grove City, OH

High School:  Central Crossing High School

Majors(s):  Microbiology, Pre-Medicine

Minor(s):  Zoology

Activities:  Rugby, Microbiology student board, Rho Gamma

Fun Fact: My right leg is three inches shorter than my left.

Blake Coram '20

Hometown:  Massillon, OH

High School:  Massillon Washington High School

Majors(s):  Cellular Neuroscience

Minor(s):  Psychology

Activities:  Orientation Leader (OL), Camp OhWooo Leader, Neurds (Neuroscience club), Overnight Host

Fun Fact: I am a bit of a Chucky fanatic!

Jalen Daoust '20

Hometown:  Toledo, OH

High School:  Toledo Central Catholic High School

Majors(s): Journalism

Minor(s):  Coaching

Activities:  Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, Men's Basketball

Fun Fact: "I don't take naps!"

HannahJo Grimes '20

Hometown:  Quincy, OH

High School: Riverside Local Schools

Majors(s):  English Literature, Black World Studies

Minor(s):  Comparative Literature

Activities:  Better Together (Interfaith Club), Chaplain's Office, RA in Smith East, First Generation-Connect2Complete

Fun Fact:  I don't eat with spoons.

Dylan Hays '20

Hometown:  Greenfield, IN

High School:  Greenfield-Central High School

Majors(s):  Sociology, Anthropology

Minor(s):  Politics and Government, Social Justice

Activities:  Chi Phi Fraternity, Wesleyan Council on Student Affairs, Interfraternity Council, Connect2Complete, Active Minds, Writer's Club, First-Gen Student Club

Fun Fact:  I've lived in eight different states.

Hallie McMurtie '20

Hometown:  Allen Park, MI

High School:  Allen Park High School

Majors(s):  Neuroscience, Genetics

Minor(s):  Chemistry, Psychology

Activities:  Campus Programming Board, Active Minds, Honors Board, Employee for Beeghly Library

Fun Fact: I'm a huge music nerd, I listen to everything.

Taylor Shinaberry '20

Hometown:  Bethesda, MD

High School:  Walt Whitman High School

Majors(s): Early Childhood Education (Special Education)

Activities:  Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, Women's Rugby, Tour Guide, Volunteer at Early Childhood Center

Fun Fact: I have a twin sister named Layne and she attends the University of South Carolina.

Julia Scarangella '20

Hometown:  Newtown, CT

High School:  Newtown High School

Majors(s):  Economics, French

Activities:  Delta Delta Delta Sorority

Fun Fact: In seventh grade I was on an episode of Dance Moms.