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Carl R. Ice College of Engineering

Recruitment
1141 Engineering Hall
1701D Platt St.
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-5455
kstateengg@k-state.edu

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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About Us

Craig Wanklyn, P.E.Craig Wanklyn, P.E.

Assistant Dean

Craig is the assistant dean of Recruitment for the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University. Along with leading recruitment efforts for the college, he serves as an adviser for Engineering Ambassadors and Steel Ring. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction.

Prior to K-State, Craig was an associate at M-E Engineers in Denver, Colorado. In this position, he worked on and managed commercial, healthcare, education and sport facility projects throughout the U.S. Selected projects include Madison Square Garden (New York City), Michigan Stadium (Ann Arbor, MI), BBVA Compass Stadium (Houston, TX), and high rise office buildings at 609 Main Street, Houston, TX and 1515 Wynkoop, Denver, CO. He was also involved in the Rocky Mountain Chapter of ASHRAE. He sat on the Board of Governors as the student activities chair, which awarded scholarships and worked with college students as they transitioned into their professional industry.

Professional memberships include the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), and American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). He is also a member of Tau Beta Pi, Phi Alpha Epsilon, and a distinguished member of the Association of Alumni and Friends of the National Association of College and University Residence Halls (NACURH AAFN).

Craig graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor's and master's degree in architectural engineering. He is originally from Lakin, Kansas.

Photo of Leanne MilleretLeanne Reineman

Sr. Recruitment Coordinator

Leanne is a 2014 graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural economics with a specialty in agronomy. As recruitment coordinator for the college, she enjoys the opportunity to let her Wildcat Pride shine each and every day. In addition to working with prospective students both on- and off-campus, Leanne is also an adviser for Engineering Ambassadors.

As an undergraduate student at K-State, Leanne was highly involved in the College of Agriculture ambassador program receiving the honor of Ambassador of the Year as a senior. Along with the ambassador program, Leanne spent time working with the Agricultural Economics Club, Phi Eta Sigma Honorary and the Agricultural Future of America conferences.

Prior to her current role at K-State, she gained valuable experience in recruitment, communications and support through her various roles as a student at K-State and within the agricultural industry. Leanne hopes to have a lasting impact on future and current K-State engineers by aiding them in reaching their full potential. She is originally from Lawrence, Kansas. Leanne can be reached at 785-532-5455 or leannem1@k-state.edu.

Ashley SchmidtAshley Schmidt

Recruitment Coordinator

Ashley came to Manhattan from Clarksville, Tennessee, where he had been a special events and catering director for BCP Hospitality LLC, and prior to that an eighth-grade science teacher in the Clarksville Montgomery County School System. He also spent one year with Americorps Vista as the manager of the S.O.S. Food Pantry and Victory Gardens at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville.

He has a bachelor’s degree in biology from Austin Peay State University. Ashley can be reached at 785-532-5455 or abschmidt@k-state.edu.