OUR LEADERS

Jacob Leibfritz
PRESIDENT

Major: Finance

Jacob is from Lemont, IL where he attended Lemont High School. He joined Phi Gamma Nu his first semester freshman year which was Fall 2016. Jacob had been the Vice President of Communications, assistant marketing chair, intramural chair, corporate relations chairs, success chair (founder), standards board, philanthropy committee, and fundraising committee.

Jacob is studying Finance and Risk Management & Insurance in hopes of working at an insurance brokerage as an account manager. In his freetime he plays basketball, works out, and plays video games.

"PGN greatly developed me from a nervous freshman to a confident leader. The professional skills I gained from PGN helped me attain an internship at J. Krug & Associates. The wonderful people I have joined through PGN have helped me develop my professional and social skills tremendously. PGN has been a second family to me and I couldn't be more grateful." -Jacob Leibfritz

Wyatt is from Seneca, IL where he attended Seneca High School. He joined Phi Gamma Nu in the spring semester of his sophomore year. Wyatt held several positions after joining the organization, such as: Recruitment Director, New Membership Advisor, Philanthropy Sponsor Director, Marketing Committee, and Concert Committee. 

Currently, Wyatt is studying Finance and Risk Management & Insurance in hopes of becoming a Financial Advisor or Wealth Manager. He enjoys watching The Office, playing golf and basketball, and spending time with family and friends.

"Phi Gamma Nu has given me the tools to be successful both while I'm in school and after I graduate. Our three pillars, Professionalism, Philanthropy, and Social, exemplify the characteristics of the ideal person, and from these pillars I'm continually bettering myself every day.  I love being apart of this brotherhood, because it truly cares about each other's success. Phi Gamma Nu has given me a home away from home." -Wyatt Quigley

Wyatt Quigley
VICE PRESIDENT of external affairs

Major: Finance

Sunshine Bobnick
vice president of new membership

Major: Human Resources and Organizational Leadership

Sunshine is from Schaumburg, IL where she attended Schaumburg High School. She joined the Delta Chi Chapter of Phi Gamma Nu in the fall semester of her freshman year and has held multiple positions since. She was previously the Assistant Pledge Trainer for New Membership. She has also held positions on the Standards board, Campus Ambassadors, and was the Special Events Coordinator as well as a Recruitment Director. She is currently the VP of New Membership of the Delta Chi Chapter.

Sunshine is currently pursuing a double major in Organizational Leadership and Human Resources and a minor in French. After graduation, Sunshine would like to work for a non-profit that helps people around the world. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with friends and traveling every chance she gets.

“Phi Gamma Nu has benefitted me so much in the past two years. I have mastered skills that most other people my age haven’t even started working on. I have been given countless opportunities for professional growth within this organization and I want everyone to experience that same growth. Alongside growing professionally I have met my best friends through this organization and the benefits of joining Phi Gamma Nu are endless.” -Sunshine Bobnick

Keaton is from Tolono, IL where he attended Unity High School. He is a freshman at Illinois State University and joined PGN fall of 2018. He has held a past position of pledge class president and is currently Vice Presidnet of internal affairs.

Keaton is double majoring in Finance and Insurance and Risk Management. In his free time he likes to hangout with friends and family and also loves to watch movies.

"PGN has made me a more well rounded person overall. It has developed my professional skills while teaching me to step out of my comfort zone. It has opened up so many doors for me as a freshman, such as a job shadow opportunity with FS GROWMARK. Not only has PGN given me these opportunities, it has given me a sense of family here at ISU. I couldn't be happier with the choice I made to join this organization." -Keaton Eckstein

Keaton Eckstein
vice president of internal affairs

Major: Finance and Insurance

Emily Hauch
vice president of communications

Major: Managment-Organizational Leadership

Emily is from Mazon, IL where she attended Seneca High School. Emily joined the Delta Chi Chapter of Phi Gamma Nu her junior year after transferring to ISU. She was on the fundraising committee during her pledge semester and was involved with Phi Gamma News.

Emily is currently studying Management- Organizational Leadership with a minor in Agriculture. She enjoys listening to music, traveling, and spending time with her friends and family.

"Phi Gamma Nu has given me the opportunity to grow professionally and socially. I have met my closet friends in PGN, while also improving my skills that I can take into the business world. This brotherhood has pushed me to reach my fullest potential and for that I am forever grateful." - Emily Hauch

Brian is from Rockford, IL where he went to Rockford Lutheran High School. Brian rushed spring semester of his sophmore year. Since then he has been very involved as philanthropy chair, fundraising events chair, campus ambassador, and now Vice President of finance.

Brian is pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and Finance and minoring is financial planning. He plans to earn his CPA in the future. He enjoys listening to music, spending time with my friends, traveling, and keeping up with the newest netflix shows.

"What PGN has done for me: Phi Gamma Nu has played a significant role not only in my professional development but personal development as well. The resources and support this organization is able to provide for a person is unmatched and it is something I am very thankful for. It is because of PGN that I have the skills necessary to perform well in any academic or professional environment. Best of all, PGN has become my home away from home and it’s all because of the amazing brotherhood we have." -Brian Almonaci

Brian Almonaci
vice president of finance

Major: Accounting and Finance

Kyle Radgowski
vice president of marketing

Major: Marketing Analytics

Kyle is from Tinley Park, IL where he attended Victor J. Andrew High School. He joined PGN as a sophmore and has been involved as a marketing analytics chair, alumni relations chair, marketing assistant chair, and now the Vice President of marketing.

Kyle is pursuing a Bachelor's in Marketing Analytics and enjoys spending time with friends and playing video games in his free time.

"Phi Gamma Nu was one of the best desisions I made at ISU. I joined an organization where I would meet people that I would not only call friends, but family. I have been able to develope my professinal skills and recieve support from people who have the same goals as me. I would recomend PGN to anyone who is looking for lifelong connections." -Kyle Radgowski