Two women planting flowers in flower pots

Meet Our Summer 2019 Associates

Buckingham is thrilled to welcome 17 new interns to the family this summer who will be doing everything from development research to property management! Meet our newest team members.

Name: William Aelick
Department: Monon Living
School: Ball State University
Fun Fact: Loves the outdoors, including riding 4-wheelers with his dad and golfing.

Name: Clayton Allen
Department: Champion Farms
School: High Point University, North Carolina
Goals this Summer: He wants to have a better understanding of Property Management through Buckingham while developing his leadership and teamwork skills.

Name: Rachel Craig
Department: Reserve at William's Glen
School: Purdue University
Fun Fact: Loves to travel and recently went abroad to China for a semester while minoring in International Studies and taking Chinese.

Name: Maggie Curless
Department: Corporate
School: Texas Christian University
Fun Fact: She's from San Francisco, California and her dog has had more surgeries than all her family combined.

Name: Abby Hayes
Department: Corporate
School: Purdue University
Goal this Summer: She excepts to learn about different divisions of corporate operations and decide which is a position and environment that she can thrive in.

Name: Mitchell Horn
Department: Acquisitions
School: University of California, Berkeley
Fun Fact: He knows the capital of every country and plays the saxophone.

Name: Casey Kenny
Department: Acquisitions
School: University of Notre Dame
Fun Fact: Lived in Dublin, Ireland for three years and travels back to Europe every summer.

Name: Dustin Koesters
Department: Whetstone Flats
School: Purdue University
Fun Fact: He's been to Disney over 19 times and loves to travel and listen to country music.

Name: Dillon McBee
Department: The Langston
School: Ball State University
Fun Fact: He enjoys working out, hanging with friends, traveling and snowboarding. He also has a Russian Blue cat named Apollo.

Name: Jacob Pence
Department: Aertson Midtown
School: University of Illinois at Urbana
Fun Fact: He's a Teaching Assistant for the class "BUS 201 - Business Dynamics" in the Geis College of Business at UIUC.

Name: Mariah Roberts
Department: The Foundry
School: Ball State University
Fun Fact: She once survived a hurricane. She recently became engaged and is a member of the most prestigious business society.

Name: Emily Schoenle
Department: Providence at Old Meridian
School: Ball State University
Fun Fact: She will be on a mission trip to Germany for three weeks this summer and also looks forward to the NAA summer conference in Colorado.

Name: Brian Schwieterman
Department: Construction
School: Purdue University
Fun Fact: He grew up on a chicken farm, likes to race cars in Backyard Derbies, and he favorite Indy bar is the Wild Beaver Saloon.

Name: Amber Secrest
Department: CityWay
School: Purdue University
Fun Fact: She spent a summer in Florence, Italy studying abroad. Her favorite amusement park is Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri.

Name: Riley Thompson
Department: Village on Spring Mill
School: Ball State University
Fun Fact: She will be interning with Disney during the upcoming fall semester and is training for a half marathon.

Highlighting our core value of community involvement, the 2019 intern class spent the afternoon at Indy Urban Acres. They potted 1,405 plants in three hours and the revenue from the plant sale will be $14,050. Farmer Tyler shared that the work we did would have taken him an entire week. Thank you to this volunteer team for their enthusiasm, hard work and willingness to get their hands dirty on day one at Buckingham! We look forward to getting the interns more engaged with Buckingham Foundation throughout the summer.