September 2021 Class Introduction

Welcome the September class of Praxis Participants!

Lexia Bulloch

Fun fact

I played soccer for 15 years.

What are you most excited about?

I’m excited to learn about past experiences and new ways to learn entrepreneurship.

John Ciannello

Fun fact

I have played guitar since I was 8 years old. 

What are you most excited about?

I am most excited to experience overall growth, meet like-minded people, and develop an excellent mindset.

Sarah Cutforth

Fun fact

I am an avid reader. The Circle series is one of my favorite series. I also enjoy traveling and hope to one day visit all 50 states.

What are you most excited about?

I am excited to be starting Praxis because it will enable me to start my career quicker than I would be able to if I pursued a bachelor’s degree. I am also looking forward to the quality teachers I will be able to learn from going through the bootcamp.

Kat Greenberg

Fun fact

I’m super into off road vehicles.

What are you most excited about?

I’m most excited about learning skills that will help me to build my future.

Zoe Gross

Fun fact

I read over a hundred books a year! 

What are you most excited about?

I’m most excited to meet new people and figure out what I love to do! 

Grace Gurley

Fun fact

I have a passion for traveling! In the past eight years I’ve had the opportunity to visit 6 counties and 27 states. Traveling gives me the opportunity to hike gorgeous sights and experience different cultures and viewpoints.

What are you most excited about?

I’m most excited to be a part of a lifelong community of entrepreneurial thinkers! Having the opportunity to connect with peers and professionals throughout the program will help with career growth.

Emily Hill

Fun fact

When I was 13, I met the man who discovered Elton John!

What are you most excited about?

I’m most excited about working with like minded individuals and seeing where it leads us! 

Preston Larsen

Fun fact

I played rugby for 2 years in college.

What are you most excited about?

I am most excited to learn new skills and interests!

Zach Neuhaus

Fun fact

I’m colorblind, so red is my worst enemy.

What are you most excited about?

I’m really excited to be back in a learning environment again!

Elaina Saile

Fun fact

I love reality TV especially Bravo’s Real Housewives of New York, New Jersey, & Orange County, and my dream is to be on the show!

What are you most excited about?

I am most excited to connect with new people who are like minded and learn new skills for my career in marketing.

Lauren Schempp

Fun fact

 I’m the oldest of seven children. As Dwight Schrute from The Office said, “I’ve been raising children since I was a baby.”

What are you most excited about?

I am most excited about learning how to become the best person I can be, and how to apply myself to the real world in a meaningful way.

Nathaniel Thiele

Fun fact

I can remember directions to anywhere.

What are you most excited about?

I look forward to learning more about startups.

Jackson Upmann

Fun fact

I was born on the Super Bowl.

What are you most excited about?

I’m most excited about meeting everyone and joining a strong community of like-minded people.

Angelique Weckenmann

Fun fact

I can walk on my toes. Not sure what prompted me to try doing so to begin with, but now I know I can in case it’s needed.

What are you most excited about?

I’m very excited for the upcoming projects to build my portfolio and seeing what I can come up with! I’m hoping to asses what my strengths/weaknesses are that way I can use it as a foundation for my future career.