Katie Anders

Katie Anders

Major: Business Administration
Year: Sophomore
Bio: I graduated from Boyertown High School in 2019. This will be my 2nd year in THON. My past positions consisted of being an Outreach Captain my first-year. Besides THON, I am a Lion Ambassador, Orientation Leader, and the President of CAB. I work at a metal paint shop called American Metal Finishers, where we paint parts for a variety of fields including race cars and stages. During my free time, I make music. I also play the ukulele, clarinet, tenor sax, piano, and guitar. I plan to get a job in the business field (ideally something to do with music or broadway). A fun fact about me is that I have triplet sisters.
Why I THON: There are amazing children who fight battles every single day that I can’t even begin to imagine. These are the real superheroes, and they are the reason that I THON.

Alex Goldstein

Alex Goldstein

Major: Information Sciences and Technology
Year: Senior
Bio: I graduated from Upper Perkiomen High School in 2016. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am a Mover and Shaker for Welcome Weekend. I work at Tully’s and I am a Rideshare Driver. During my free time, I spend time with friends, hike, play video games, and listen to music. I plan to get an internship during the 2020-2021 school year. A fun fact about me is that I am a Super Senior.
Why I THON: I THON for all of our amazing Four Diamonds families and for all of those close to me who have been affected by cancer.

Tyler McGrogan

Tyler McGrogan

Major: Kinesiology
Year: Junior
Bio: I graduated from Upper Perkiomen High School in. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am a Lion Ambassador. I work at Tully’s. During my free time, I hang out with friends, play, and watch sports. I plan to go to Sports Psychology. A fun fact about me is that I am very competitive.
Why I THON: I THON for my mom and for a cure.

Nate Cruz

Nate Cruz

Major: Archaeological Science
Year: Sophomore
Bio: I graduated from Downingtown East High School in 2019. This will be my 2nd year in THON. I plan on being an archaeologist studying in the field. During my free time, I love hanging out with friends, basketball, dance, and play video games. A fun fact about me is that I don’t like ketchup even though most of my friends do, it’s just not for me.
Why I THON: I THON to become part of something bigger than just myself.

Robin Mailum

Robin Mailum

Major: Biological Sciences
Year: Sophomore
Bio: I graduated from Owen J. Roberts High School in 2019. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am a Lion Ambassador, Orientation Leader, a First-Year Group Leader, and a member of the Honor’s Club. During my free time, I like to sing and listen to my favorite music. I plan to take a 2+2 program at University Park to pursue a degree in biological sciences. I would love to work in the biomedical industry or in any kind of research or healthcare facility. A fun fact about me is that I was on my high school’s varsity swimming team.
Why I THON: I THON for all of the kids and families who battle cancer in the hopes that one day, they won’t have to!

Keifer Sagarino

Keifer Sagarino

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Junior
Bio:  I graduated from Clearview Regional High School in 2017. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am an Orientation Leader, Lion Ambassador, First Year Mentor, and a part of the Berks Ultimate Frisbee Team. During my free time, I play video games, workout, and play frisbee. I am also on a quest to find the best root beer out there. I plan to intern at an engineering firm before graduating, then work in the aerospace industry. A fun fact about me is that I can play the harmonica but not very well.
Why I THON: 

Chris Williams

Chris Williams

Major: Marketing
Year: Sophomore
Bio: I graduated from Owen J. Roberts High School in 2019. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am an Orientation Leader. During my free time, I like to work out and spend time with family and friends. I plan to look for internships that I could do during the summer of 2021. A fun fact about me is that I’ve lived in 3 different countries.
Why I THON: I THON because every kid deserves to grow up and follow their dreams. I’ve seen how THON can change the lives of families and it makes me honored that I can help support them.

Jacob Kardelis

Jacob Kardelis

Major: Immunology and Infectious diseases
Year: Sophomore
Bio: I graduated from Owen J. Roberts High School in 2019. This will be my 2nd year in THON. Besides THON, I am an Orientation Leader. I work at Fine Wine and Good Spirits. During my free time, I like to play video games and play sports with friends. I plan to work for a pharmaceutical company. A fun fact about me is that I played baseball for 12 years.
Why I THON: I THON so that the kids can live their lives to its fullest!

Olivia Ahr

Olivia Ahr

Major: Rehabilitation and Human Services
Year: Junior
Bio: I graduated from Highlands High School in 2018. This will be my 3rd year in THON. During my free time, I like to hang out with my family and friends. I plan on becoming an Occupational Therapist. A fun fact about me is that I love anything Disney.
Why I THON: I THON so no family has to go through this journey alone!

Address

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Penn State Berks
2080 Tulpehocken Road
Reading, PA 19610
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