Volunteer Center Staff
The Butler Volunteer Center is completely student-staffed, a unique trait compared to other universities. The staff is very involved on campus and is a great resource to find out about not only volunteer opportunities but also campus happenings as well. Feel free to use this page to learn a little more about them.
Suzanne Dwyer, Student Director
Suzanne is a senior majoring in pharmacy. Her job entails a lot of organizing and facilitating goals and objectives the staff. She generates monthly reports about what the Volunteer Center is doing and helps our staff coordinate their positions. Another major part of her role is helping to educate Butler's population about service and what it means to be both and Active Citizen and a Servant Leader.
Joe Killion, Student Liaison
Joe is a junior majoring in international studies and political science. He really enjoys the Indiana Museum of Art, crossword puzzles, and watching food documentaries. Joe is the main point of communication between the Volunteer Center and members of the university. He works to make sure the students, faculty, and staff are aware of the Volunteer Center's doings and working with them to create more opportunities. Joe is also responsible for planning blood drives throughout the year, keeping up with supplies and maintenance in the office, and designing the Volunteer Center’s bulletin boards.
Reagan Wohlford, Volunteer Project Coordinator
Reagan is sophomore majoring in biology on the pre-veterinary track. She is also minoring in chemistry and Spanish. As the Volunteer Project Coordinator, Reagan's job involves coordinating monthly volunteer projects with various organizations in the Indianapolis community. She organizes volunteer projects that cover a broad scope of social issues, to all everyone to find something they're interested in attending.
Will Gigerich, Communications Coordination
Will is a first year student studying Management Information Systems. He is interested in affordable housing, criminal justice reform, and educational inequality. His favorite service experiences have been volunteering at a local elementary school and going on the Fall Alternative Break trip last fall to Hazard, KY. In his role as Communications Coordinator, Will oversees the Volunteer Center database and works to develop student engagement and awareness of the Volunteer Center.
Brooke Blevins, Events Coordinator
Brooke is a sophomore majoring in human communication and organizational leadership and strategic communications. As Events Coordinator, Brooke is responsible for planning the large-scale projects the Volunteer Center sponsors. Brooke coordinates the Volunteer Opportunities Fair, which takes place in the fall semester and brings non-profit agencies to campus so students can learn more about volunteer opportunities in the Indianapolis community. She plans the Oxfam Hunger Banquet and National Volunteer Week efforts.
Kassie Burchett, Web Developer
Kassie is a first year student double majoring in political science and economics with a minor in business law. As the Web Developer, Kassie is in charge of keeping the Volunteer Center's website up to date with current and ongoing projects as well as providing easy access and updated information to a directory of non-profit organizations in the Indianapolis area. Kassie also collaborates with the Communications Coordinator to update the Butler Engage page for the Volunteer Center and keeps the online service calendar up to date.