Alumni Imp​act 

How are Purdue Alumni making an impact? Upon receiving diplomas, Purdue Ag Econ graduates continue to achieve note-worthy success in the workplace. Learn about the ALUMNI IMPACT in these short clips.​
carnahan and sons.PNGThe Carnahan brothers are a multi-generational family of Purdue Ag Econ alumni. They have a family farm in Southern Indiana and have a great appreciation for their time at Purdue. Watch this video about the Carnahan brothers as they talk about the value and application of their Purdue education.

Watch the Carnahan brothers discuss their impact here!

Capture.JPGPurdue Alumna Kristin Flora grew up in Tipton County on a hog farm, which spurred her passion for the agricultural industry. She now works for Agrigold as a Corn Specialist where she gets to do what she loves everyday. Listen to Kristin's great words on the importance of internships and how she is now making her ALUMNI IMPACT.​

Watch Kristin discuss her impact here!​

jim engleberth.PNG Purdue Alumnus Jim Engelberth of Dow AgroSciences tells the story of his career experience and the challenges of transitioning from college to a full-time job. He offers advice to graduating college students who are entering the workforce on how to deal with common challenges. Watch now to see how Jim Engelberth is making his ALUMNI IMPACT.

Watch Jim discuss his impact here!


morgan murff 3.PNGMorgan Murff came to be in the Agricultural Economics Department at Purdue University in a non-traditional way. She grew up in an urban setting and has attained much success in the food and agribusiness industry. This 2013 graduate now works for Elanco Foods in a very exciting career because of the time she put into classes and her engagement in campus life. Watch now to see how Morgan is making her ALUMNI IMPACT.

Watch Morgan discuss her impact here!



chrissie cartmell.PNGChrissie Cartmell graduated from the Purdue University Agricultural Economics Department in 2007. In her time at Purdue, she was very active in clubs and organizations, while also being studious in her classes. She credits her hard work and extracurricular involvement to her success today. Chrissie now works for John Deere and has had some incredible opportunities. Watch now to see how Chrissie is making her ALUMNI IMPACT.

Watch Chrissie discuss her impact here!


Alumni_Impact_Lisa_Wallace_Image.JPGAfter graduating from Purdue University in Agricultural Economics in 2003, Lisa Wallace now works in Indianapolis as an Associate with Adayana. Lisa discusses how agricultural economics opened doors, her enriching experience as a foreign exchange student in Sweden and her role as a consultant. Watch now to see how Lisa is making her ALUMNI IMPACT.

Alumni_Impact_Laura_Donaldson_Photo.JPGAfter receiving the Flora Roberts award for being the Outstanding Senior Woman at Purdue, Ag Econom​ics graduate Laura Donaldson is continuing to make an impact in her career. She now works for John Deere and credits her Purdue Experience for her success in the workplace. Watch now to see how Laura is making her ALUMNI IMPACT.

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