Roger Reierson ’74

Roger Reierson ’74 came to BSU with one idea in mind for his future. He left with the skills and desire to follow his passion in a different field, an experience he as an Alumni Leader in the Classroom during Homecoming 2015.

Brad Borkuis ’01

When Brad Borkhuis ’01 was tasked with turning around a business as a 24-year-old CEO, he quickly learned the importance of values and integrity. He shared his experiences with BSU Business students during Homecoming 2015.

Dr. Michael C. Porter, APR ’84

Dr. Michael C. Porter ’84, director of both the master of business communication and master of science in health care communication programs at the University of St. Thomas, is one of five BSU alums who spoke with marketing students during Homecoming 2015.

Tara Matire ’07

Tara Martire ’07, a senior agent with the Minnesota Department of Corrections, is one of 20 Bemidji State alumni who participated in the annual Alumni Leaders in the Classroom program during Homecoming 2015.

Melissa Jacobsen ’04

Melissa Jacobsen ’04 has been an assistant county attorney in Meeker County since 2012. Jacobsen, who triple majored in political science, Spanish and international studies, is one of three BSU alums who returned to speak with students interested in law.

Peggy Ingison ’74

Peggy Ingison ’74 has been the Minnesota Historical Society’s chief financial officer since September 2011. She returned to share lessons from her 30-year career with BSU’s future accountants during Homecoming 2015.