Celebrate 50 Years
Chapman Scholars Program

About the Scholars

Kelsey Gabbard


Kelsey is a Marketing and Management major. She has served as an IPFW AmbassaDON and BIG Event student leader for the last two years. She’s also been involved with New Student Orientation (SOAR) as an Orientation Leader and Orientation Assistant. Kelsey currently works in the Doermer School of Business Success Center. In addition to membership in Students Today Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) and Beta Gamma Sigma, Kelsey also spends time volunteering in the Fort Wayne community. Service projects include Fort4Fitness, Community Harvest Food Bank, Kingston Retirement Home, Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, and Birthday Blessings of Northeast Indiana. Kelsey is also working on her senior project: a marketing research project aiming to determine contributing factors to IPFW’s students’ decisions to attend on campus events sponsored by IPFW student clubs and organizations. Kelsey is graduating in June 2013 and going to graduate school to pursue a master’s degree in Student Affairs.