March 4, 2011
Vorhees Named COB Emerging Leader
Matthew Vorhees, an accounting major and information systems minor from Madison, Wis., has been selected by the College of Business faculty and staff as the 2011 COB Emerging Leader.
An outstanding student, Matthew is a member of six honorary societies: Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Omicron Delta Kappa, Golden Key, Alpha Lambda Delta, and Phi Eta Sigma. He has also served as treasurer and president of the Honors Program Organization.
Matthew is involved in many organizations and activities, and has served as a campus ambassador, a Phase II mentor for incoming freshmen, tutored in the Academic Skills Center, and is a Big Brother in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
Currently, Matthew is completing a two year-long accounting internship in the Finance Department at Leinenkugel's, and will be participating in the summer internship program at Deloitte. Matthew plans to attain an accounting position within a public or private firm, while studying for the CPA exam and completing his MBA.