Senior Mariann Kukielka was named the winner of the 2015 Tommie Award Thursday, becoming the first female recipient of the award in 14 years.
Mariann Kukielka is from Shoreview, Minnesota. She is on the swim and dive team, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, Delta Sigma Pi and serves as a first year commuter adviser. She also volunteers with Special Olympics Minnesota and Junior Achievement.
Joseph Lewis is from Maplewood, Minnesota. He is the president of on-campus club Shine and is involved in Undergraduate Student Government, the Spirituality Committee, the Electrical Engineering club and the Formula Car Team.
Harrison Aslesen is from Edina, Minnesota. As a Tommie, he has worked as at Summit Marketplace and participated in Summit Singers, Eastern European Club, KUST and American Marketing Association.
Joshua Corbin is from Northfield, Minnesota. At St. Thomas he has held leadership positions in Delta Sigma Pi, participated in The Fellowship of Christian Athletes and was an Academic All-American in football for four seasons.
Lisa Thao is from Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. She has been involved in Campus Life, Residence Life, the Public Relations Student Society of America, lacrosse, PULSE, Linkages, Hall Council, and has been an RA and a Tommie Ambassador.
Brittanie Hundt is from Sparta, Wisconsin. She is the vice president of public relations and leadership committee adviser for Hana, a resident adviser and she participates in the Student Alumni Mentor program.