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2014 Business Day Student Co-Chairs


Business Day Chairs
Austin Lusson and Tyler Richards

Austin Lusson, from LaGrange, Illinois, is a senior at Augustana College. He is a double major in Business Administration (Marketing concentration) and Communication Studies. He worked one summer as a Sports Radio intern for the production team at WSCR-AM 670 The Score, a CBS affiliate in Chicago. Last summer he worked as a Marketing intern for Fannie May Confections Brands Inc. in Melrose Park, Illinois. This trimester he is serving as an intern for the Marketing team at United Way of the Quad Cities. On campus, Austin was part of the Augustana Men's Basketball team until his junior year and continues to play intramural basketball. After graduation, Austin is looking forward to moving to the Chicago area to pursue a career in Public Relations, Advertising or Marketing.

Tyler Richards, from Rapids City, Illinois is a senior at Augustana College. He is majoring in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Management. Over the summer, he interned in the Entrepreneurial Center selling advertising space in the Cosmo, campus directory.  Tyler volunteers as a middle school football coach at his former middle school and teaches a first grade Sunday school class at Wildwood Church. He currently works in the Community Engagement Center as a student worker, as well as at Port Byron State Bank as a teller. Tyler is engaged and plans to marry after graduation. He is currently in the process of finding his full-time career.