academic class: 2018
hometown: kearney, missouri
major: business management
ashton chose to study at northwest-kansas city because it allowed her to work during the day and take classes at night while staying close to home. she also completed a sales internship with c.h. robinson, a shipping and logistics company where she received firsthand learning about the corporate business world.
because of the hands-on learning at northwest kansas city, ashton gained the necessary skills to start her career at cerner corporation after graduation, making her career ready, day one.