Meet the Jenks Class

Class of 2022 Student Directors

Sarah Flynn

Sarah Flynn '23

Sarah is from New Rochelle, NY, and is a student in The Carroll School of Management studying Marketing and  Management for Social Impact on the Digital Economy, Social Innovation, and Citizenship track. Sarah graduated from The Ursuline School in New Rochelle, where leadership was at the center of everything she did, as she held roles such as a Student Ambassador, Peer Minister, Team captain of the Varsity Cross Country and Track and Field Teams; and even hosted her own charity event. In addition to being a member of the Jenks Program, Sarah is currently a member of the Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Teams, the Student-Athlete Advisory Community Service Committee, and is the community service liaison for the Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field Teams. In her free time, Sarah loves to spend time with her friends and family, trying new restaurants in Boston, and swimming or doing yoga. Through Jenks, Sarah hopes to continue to write chapters in her Boston College journey by meeting lifelong friends, growing as an individual, and most importantly, learning the true meaning of “men and women for others.” 

Christopher Strohman '23

Christopher Strohman '23

Chris is from Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, and is in the Carroll School of Management. He attended St. Joseph’s Preparatory School in Philadelphia where he was president of the Philosophy Club and a member of the cross country team. Chris is an avid Sixers fan and enjoys music, reading, movies and television as well. He is thankful to have the opportunity to be at Boston College and is even more thankful to be a member of the Jenks community.

 

Class of 2023

Panayoti Athineos

Panayoti Athineos ‘25

Panayoti is from Brooklyn, New York where he graduated from Xavier High School, a Jesuit High School located in the heart of NYC. At Boston College, Panayoti is an Economics Major with a minor in Accounting for Finance and Consulting. In addition to the Jenks Leadership Program, he is an active member of the Trips & Excursion Department of Campus Activities Board, the Finance Board of the Undergraduate Government of Boston College, the Christian Life Community, and the Hellenic Society. Outside of BC, Panayoti loves traveling, trying new foods and restaurants, and exploring new business ventures with friends. Panayoti is eager to grow as a leader by absorbing all the knowledge and experience the program provides as well as make long-lasting friendships with his fellow classmates in Jenks.

Dylan Breen

Dylan Breen ‘24

Dylan was born in Westford, MA, and has lived there his whole life. He attended Westford Academy and played hockey and golf, as well as being a part of various other clubs. He is currently studying in the Carroll School of Management, co-concentrating in finance and entrepreneurship. In addition to being a member of Jenks ’23, he will serve as co-directorate in the Jenks ’24 class. Outside of Jenks, Dylan is a member of Arrupe, in which he will be going on an immersion program in El Salvador. He also works part-time at the recreation center. Dylan loves to work out, find vintage clothes, and explore new places. He is extremely grateful to be a part of Jenks and looks forward to using his growth as a leader to build meaningful relationships with others and make an impact in years to come.

Alan Chang

Alan Chang ‘25

Alan is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Chloe Chen

Chloe Chen ‘24

Chloe is in the Carroll School of Management.

Ryan Childs

Ryan Childs ‘24

Ryan is in the Carroll School of Management.

Carter Crocker

Carter Crocker ‘25

Carter is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Margot Curry

Margot Curry ‘25

Margot is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Matthew Danik

Matthew Danik ‘24

Matt is enrolled in the Woods College of Advancing Studies.

Akshay Desai

Akshay Desai ’23

Akshay is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Antonio Ferre

Antonio Ferre ‘23

Antonio is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Abigail Gallant

Abigail Gallant ‘24

Abi is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Daniel Garcia

Daniel Garcia ‘24

Daniel is in the Carroll School of Management.

Meghan Heckelman

Meghan Heckleman ’25

Meghan hails from Long Island, New York, and is a Lynch School student studying Applied Psychology and Human Development on the Organization Studies and Human Capital track. She is also pursuing a double major in Political Science with a minor in Management and Leadership. Meghan is a 2021 graduate of Mineola High School where she served as Class President, captain of the varsity volleyball team, and coordinator of a grassroots community fundraising effort. At Boston College, Meghan is the Director of Student Initiatives in UGBC, an APPA volunteer, a member of the Student Admissions Program, and an ERA TA. When her classes and commitments wrap up for the day, she loves to get on the T and explore the history and great restaurants Boston has to offer. Meghan is thrilled to be part of the Jenks Leadership Program and further her understanding of what it means to be a woman for others; she is eager to apply what she is learning to a future career in human resources or law.

Megan Henehan

Megan Henehan ‘25

Megan is from La Grange Park, Illinois and is studying international studies with a concentration in ethics and social justice.  In addition to being a member of Jenks Megan is involved in service organizations such as 4Boston and Appa.  In her free time she enjoys running, biking, and yoga.  Megan also enjoys exploring Boston, reading, and trying new restaurants.  She is grateful for the experiences she has gotten to have through Jenks and the bonds she has created.  

Justyn Kelly

Justyn Kelly ‘25

Justyn is double majoring in Political Science and Economics. Originally from Orange County California, he is passionate about serving the LGBTQ+ community—particularly LGBTQ youth—as well as single mothers and lower-income students. He also cares deeply about progressive causes, writing for the Opinions section of the BC Gavel and participating as a Democracy Fellow with Congressman Mike Levin this coming summer. When he is not in classes, Jenks, and The Gavel, Justyn enjoys going out to Boston with his friends, running, reading, and listening to Amy Winehouse.

Lauren Kenny

Lauren Kenny ‘25

Lauren is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Selim Kolat

Selim Kolat ‘25

Selim was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Istanbul, Turkey. He is majoring in neuroscience in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences. He has been playing basketball since he was 6 years old, which is where a vast majority of his leadership experiences come from. In his free time, he likes to competitively play soccer as well as basketball and hang out with his close friends. Aside from his hobbies, he is very interested in psychology and personalities. With joining the Jenks family, Selim hopes to get a better understanding of how he can be a better leader by learning from his peers and directors, as well as form lasting friendships with likeminded people while helping the community the best he can.

Nicholas McDonald

Nicholas McDonald ‘25

Nick is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Meenakshi (Meena) Menon

Meenakshi Menon ‘25

Meena is from Marlborough, MA and is a psychology student at the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences. She attended Middlesex School in Concord, MA. She speaks Malayalam fluently, and her family is from Kerala, South India. At Boston College, Meena is the Vice President and Music Director of BC's only R&B Acapella group, a research intern at the Boston College Center for Work and Family, and a wellness coach at the Center for Student Wellness. In her spare time, Meena enjoys running, singing, and baking cakes. She is very excited to be able to give back to the Boston College community through the Jenks' Leadership Program.

Mary Moriarty

Mary Moriarty ‘23

Mary is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Jack Quigley

Jack Quigley ‘23

Jack is in the Carroll School of Management.

Lily Roughneed

Lily Roughneen ‘25

Lily is in the Carroll School of Management.

Addison Schmidt

Addison Schmidt ’25

Addison is from Overland Park, Kansas. She is majoring in Finance and Marketing in the Carroll School of Management and minoring in Managing for the Social Impact and the Public Good. Addison graduated from Pembroke Hill and during high school she was on the debate team, a member of student council, and a member of Leadership Advisory Board. She additionally started a nonprofit where she gathered skin and personal care products for underprivileged youth. At Boston College she is a member of Jenks, a member of Women in Business, and is the Vice President of Finance for the Marketing Academy of Boston College. In her free time she enjoys going on walks, baking, working out, and spending time with her friends and family. In the Jenks Leadership Program she looks forward to developing her leadership skills and meeting others who are also interested in volunteering and community involvement.

Isabella Sepulveda

Isabella Sepulveda ’25

Isabella is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Alexis Thomas

Alexis Thomas ’25

Alexis is a sophomore at BC double majoring in political science and then general management in the Carroll School of Management. She is from Pine Hill, New Jersey. When at school, she is involved in Parliamentary Debate, Model UN, the International Assistant program, while writing for The Heights and working at late night in Lyons Hall. She hopes to attend law school in the future, and is grateful for Jenks for helping her find a community where she can reflect on the type of leader she wants to be. 

Sonia Toloczko

Sonia Toloczko ’23

Sonia is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Leah Trichon

Leah Trichon ’25

Leah is in the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences.

Gordon Wayne

Gordon Wayne ’23

Gordon is in the Carroll School of Management.

Wenqing Xue

Wenqing Xue ’25

Shelly is in the Lynch School of Education.