Creating an awesome work environment Pursuing opportunities for diversification and growth By Kyle Danielson April 14, 2020

#NewToNelnet: Meet Our Summer Intern Class!

We’re excited to welcome many new members to our summer intern class in the coming months! These interns will work in different roles across company, from Software Engineering to Business Analysis, UX/UI Design, Recruiting, Marketing, and more. Check out some fast facts and take a deep dive into the full roster below:

Summer 2020 Intern Class Profile: Home States 10; Average GPA 3.7; Universities 9; Office locations 7.

New IT Interns

Name Internship
Cole Nelson Application Security
Spencer Tuominen Business Intelligence
Tom Hermanek IT Business Analyst
Zoe Hudson IT Business Analyst
Michael Rahe IT Infrastructure
Josh Sherman IT Infrastructure
Ross Baldwin IT Software Engineer
Joe Bechard IT Software Engineer
Taylor Bernt IT Software Engineer
Thomas Braccia IT Software Engineer
Sophia Chaltas IT Software Engineer
Austin Fitzgerald IT Software Engineer
Hunter Godina IT Software Engineer
Brandon Hinh IT Software Engineer
Max Hollfelder IT Software Engineer
Ajith Kemisetti IT Software Engineer
Kassidy Maher IT Software Engineer
Brendon Malouf IT Software Engineer
Greta Nyhus IT Software Engineer
Brian Reynolds IT Software Engineer
Aayush Khatiwada UX/UI Designer
Ronniesha Samuels-Lawrence Web Accessibility

New Traditional Interns (Since Last Newsletter)

Name Internship
Joseph Burton Accounting & Finance
Taylor Jarvis Accounting & Finance
Anthony Marfisi Accounting & Finance
Zach Glass BenefitEd Sales
Tyler Clark Campus Recruiting
Lauren Heafey Campus Recruiting
Kenzie Leblanc Campus Recruiting
Mary Morton Campus Recruiting
Gunnar Millot Clifton Strengths
Emily Kist Innovation
Megan Boyle Internal Audit
Paul O’Dell IT Developer, NDS Consumer Loans
Kyle Krueger IT Software Engineer
Anna Zhang IT Software Engineer
Jake Skradis Real Estate Accounting
Ben King Tax Credit
Matt Snyder U-fi
Brooke Horner Wellness & Benefits
Leah Gahan Marketing Strategies

Once they’re settled in, this new summer intern class will learn from some of the best and brightest, work on impactful projects, and obtain real-world experience in the fields they’re passionate about. We can’t wait to see what our newest batch of Nelnet interns will accomplish.

Find out all about Nelnet internships and what it means to #LoveWhereYouIntern.




Kyle Danielson

Associate Creative Writer

Kyle Danielson is an associate creative writer for Nelnet. He works on a number of different writing projects for Nelnet's vast array of businesses. Kyle's favorite part of his job is that he can (sometimes) incorporate horrendous puns into his writing. In his free time, Kyle likes to inhale ramen and hide from the sun playing video games.