Meet the Tour Guides



Hometown: Sandy Springs, Ga

Major: Exercise Science 

Why I love KSU: I love the community of people, everyone feels at home and like they belong. As well as the countless incredible opportunities the school provides.

Fun Fact: I compete in collegiate men’s gymnastics. 

KSU tour guide Abby McGehee


Hometown: Waleska, Ga

Major: Elementary Education

Why I love KSU?
I love KSU because of its eclectic and lively environment

Fun fact: I’m related by marriage to the late Princess Diana

Ahniya Taylor


Hometown: Peachtree Corners, GA

Major: Elementary Education

Why you love KSU? 
I love KSU because it is welcoming community full of opportunities for your individuality to shine. 

Fun Fact: I was in a PBS commercial with my class when I was 8!



Hometown: Dublin, GA

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Why I love KSU: I love the sense of community and the amount of opportunities available.

Fun fact: I almost met Gabriel Iglesias.



Hometown: Sharpsburg, GA

Major: Interactive Design

Why do you love KSU: The community of students is great

Fun Fact: Disc Golf


KSU tour guide Bryara Fowler


Hometown: Ann Arbor Michigan

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Why do you love KSU? Because their teaching methods are hands-on and every faculty member is nice when you speak to them.

Fun fact: I love to workout



Hometown: Alpharetta, Ga

Major: Psychology

Why do you love KSU?: I love KSU’s diversity and school spirit. Kennesaw provides a place to thrive and explore new things and I’m so proud to be an owl. 

Fun Fact: I can eat an entire jar of pickles in one sitting. 

Claudia Garavis Montagut


Hometown: Cúcuta, Colombia

Major: International Relations and Affairs

Why do you love KSU? Because KSU gave me the opportunity to fulfill my dream of studying abroad:)

Fun Fact: I do bible journaling through my instagram page (@_omnipotente_). I love to pray, make friends and travel, and I am doing all three now!  

KSU tour guide Emily Vaughn


Hometown: Ringgold, GA

Major: Biology with a biomedical engineering and psychology minor

Why do you love KSU? I love KSU because of the endless opportunities it provides and its lively, home-like environment!

Fun fact: I was born on a holiday!



Hometown: Conyers, Ga

Major: History Education 

Why I love KSU: I love KSU because of the sense of community and school we have at this institution.

Fun Fact: I like to walk Kennesaw Mountain!

KSU tour guide Jaida Jenkins


Hometown: Augusta, GA

Major: Human Service with a Double Minor in Child Advocacy Studies and Marketing

Why do you love KSU? I love KSU because it felt like my second home! It is so diverse, exciting, and has so many opportunities 

Fun fact: I love KSU because it feels like it’s my second home. It is so diverse, fun, and has so many opportunities!

Jay tour guide


Hometown: Villa Rica, Ga

Major: Integrated Health Science, Minor: Medical Sociology

Why do you love KSU: I love KSU because of how inclusive and diverse it is. I have found many spaces where I feel seen and right at home. Campus life is always fun, and the food is awesome

Fun Fact: I played the Trombone for 7 years, 3 of which were in marching band.

Jenny Vasquez Puac


Hometown: Canton, Georgia

Major: Criminal Justice with a minor in Spanish

Why do i love about KSU? I love how ksu has given me opportunities, it definitely has something stored for everyone; the amount of study places the campus has, as well as the services to make one strive for success.

Fun Fact: I’m the first child in my family to perceive a college degree, also i LOVE taylor swift

Liz Tillman


Hometown: Valdosta, GA

Major: Modern language and culture

Why you love KSU? I love KSU because with it being close to Atlanta there are lots of things to do and great opportunities.

Fun fact: I can play the trombone



Hometown: Covington, Ga

Major: Cybersecurity

Why do you love KSU? I love KSU because of the learning environment and the amount of opportunities to make new friends

Fun Fact: I was vegetarian for the first 10 years of my life

KSU tour guide Portia Smith


Hometown: Florence, Mississippi

Major: Biology with a concentration in Pre-medicine

Why you love KSU? 
All of the great opportunities and awesome location!

Fun Fact: I’ve been scuba diving in Puerto Rico!

KSU tour guide Tucker Pulliam


Hometown: Winder Ga

Major: Mechanical Engineering Technology

Why you love KSU? 
I love the student life and the feel of a quiet campus.

Fun Fact: I love to snowboard and wakeboard.