Meet the MINDS Peer Mentors!


Class: Junior
Major: Child, Adult, and Family Services
Hometown: Sioux Falls, South Dakota
About me: My name is Alexis Johnson and I’m from Sioux Falls, South Dakota. I’m a Junior majoring in Child, Adult, and Family Services. In my free time, I love to go on walks on different trails around Ames as well as playing intramural volleyball and taking trips to Altoona to eat Raising Cane’s. I’m super excited to meet you all this fall and help you with your transition to Iowa State.


Class: Sophomore 
Major: Kinesiology & Health – Pre-Health
Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa
About me: My name is Brooklyn Wagoner, and I am from Council Bluffs, IA. I am majoring in Kinesiology and Health with the Pre-Health option of occupational therapy. I enjoy being outside, being active, and spending time with my friends and family. I am so excited to welcome you to ISU and help guide you through the journey of discovering the major that highlights your passions. I can’t wait to meet you all and be back on campus in the fall!


Class: Junior
Major: Sociology
Hometown: Glenwood, Iowa
About me: I’m Haille Franzen, I’m from Glenwood, IA. In the fall I’ll be a junior and am majoring in Sociology. During my free time, I enjoy hammocking, kayaking, and going on hikes with friends and family. I’m excited to meet you all in the fall and can’t wait to get to know you.


Class: Sophomore 
Major: Kinesiology & Health – Pre-Health
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
About me: My name is Megan Kasprzak and I’m from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I’m majoring in kinesiology and health (pre-physician assistant option) with a minor in psychology. In my free time, I enjoy hammocking and spending time with my friends and family. I can’t wait to meet all of you and help you start your adventure here at Iowa State! This year is going to be great and I’m excited to get to share all that ISU has to offer with you!

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Clayton Johnson

131 MacKay Hall
2302 Osborn Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011-1078