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LEAD 212 Class Leaders

We are searching for our next cohort of LEAD 212 Class Leaders! 

Class Leader applications are due by Friday, February 9 at noon.  Please complete the online application using this Qualtrics survey. 

For detailed information about the position and to preview the application please review this packet.  In addition to completing the application you must attend one of the interview dates on February 12 or February 13 from 5:30-8:00pm.


LEAD 212 Class Leaders are students who help teach the large lecture sections of LEAD 212 - Introduction to Leadership Concepts. LEAD 212 Class Leaders are asked to facilitate small group discussions, lead active-learning exercises, create a learning community with their students and perform administrative functions (such as grading, attendance, etc). These students serve as a bridge between students and instructors - they are motivated to help first semester freshmen learn the academic discipline of leadership and adjust to the K-State campus community.


The minimum qualifications for LEAD 212 Class Leaders are:

  • Good academic (minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA) and disciplinary standing.
  • Will be in at least their third year of college (based on years in college, not credit hours).
  • Understand and believe in the mission of the Staley School of Leadership Studies.
  • Have previously taken a LEAD 212 or equivalent introduction to leadership course; and have taken/currently enrolled in LEAD 350.
  • Exhibit responsibility, positive attitude, confidence, flexibility, team orientation, high energy level, and strong communication skills.
  • Relate well with students and faculty.
  • Able to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn about leadership.
  • Demonstrate willingness to develop self-awareness and teamwork, planning, and facilitation skills.
  • Available for 4 training seminars in the spring (2 hours per session), serving with the Flint Hills Breadbasket (approximately 2 hours), individual summer prep work (approximately 8-10 hours), Fall Retreat (approximately 8 hours).  
  • Able to commit 8-10 hours per week Fall 2018 for class time, class prep, grading, and individual meetings, etc.

**In order to serve as a Class Leader you must be able to attend ALL of the training sessions listed below.


Peer Leader Spring Workshops (Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building)

Friday, March 30 2:30-4:30pm

Friday, April 6 2:30-4:30pm

Friday, April 13 2:30-4:30pm

Friday, April 20 2:30-4:30pm


Fall Retreat

Monday, August 6, 9 am – 5 pm

Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building


For questions about LEAD 212 Class Leaders, please contact: Tamara Bauer (tamara@k-state.edu)

Fall 2017 LEAD 212 Class Leaders

Deneisha Abercrombie
Ashley Anderson
Taylor Anderson
Suvana Badgett
Molly Banwart
Maren Berblinger
Jacob Boyce
Tori Burkhart
Hannah Carlgren
Josh Carlgren
Adam Carr
Christian Carter
E.J. Carboneau
Gabrielle Coleman
Connor Davis
Madison Degnan
TJ Eccles
Larissa Ester
Jessica Franzen
Alyssa Frey
Marisol Garcia
Lauren Gay 
Amanda Goebel 
Adrianna Gordey 
Paige Gumpenberger
Rachel Herter 
Mackenzie Holcomb
Melissa Hollar 
Kevin Hurt
Adam Johnson
Bailey Johnson
Kelly King
Emily Klesner 
Elyssa Kohler
Breanne Lombard
Charday Long 
Rebekah Mally 
Lauren Mertz
Justine Moore
Chloe Nelson
Paige Nickell
Madison Ogle
Mackenzie Pepper
Sydney Peterson
Katie Philips 
Emily Polston
Madeline Salerno
Kennedy Schmitt
Summer Smith
Sarah Steiner
Jensen Strasser
Loan Tang
Kylie Taylor 
Mia Taylor 
LeAnn Walker
Madeline Wilson
Rachel Wittry