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Vinnie Birk

Vinnie Birk(618) 671-6313
vbirk@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: TBA

Hometown: Belleville, IL

Undergraduate Major: Sports Management

Three Favorite Things: Music, TV Shows, and St. Louis Blues hockey

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: It’s very diverse for such a small campus. It draws people from many different backgrounds for many different reasons which is very impressive to me. It has a little bit of something for everyone.

Advice for applicants in the college search: You have to do what’s best for you. Pick a college that suits you and you’re excited about attending. College is a unique experience and you want to have all the information you can to make a choice. It’s a combination of finding somewhere that makes you happy and somewhere that makes sense for YOU.

Julie Rheinecker

(618) 239-6279
jrheinecker@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: TBA

Hometown: Millstadt, IL

Undergraduate Major: Political Science

Three Favorite Things: Baseball, my dogs, camping

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: I like the fact that we are a smaller campus, but we have a variety of majors and a strong student life atmosphere.

Advice for applicants in the college search: Visit as many campuses as possible until you find the campus where you feel the most comfortable.

Brittney Scott

Brittney Scott(618) 239-6286
bscott@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: All Illinois Students and High Schools

Hometown: Taylorville, IL

Undergraduate Major: Secondary English Education

Three Favorite Things: My cats, Cheerleading, and Going to new places.

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: Our institution was only founded in 2003, so it is always changing & evolving, which gives our students endless opportunities to leave a mark & be a part of history on campus!

Advice for applicants in the college search: Visit! Go on a campus tour, attend events, check out a game, sit in on a class, or stay overnight with a current student. You’ll know if a school is right for you & make connections along the way.

Shannon Warnecke

Shannon Warnecke (618) 239-6055
swarnecke@lindenwood.edu

Recruits: Transfer Students

Hometown: Centralia, IL

Undergraduate Major: Psychology

Three Favorite Things: Spending time with family, Traveling, Reading

What I find most Unique about Lindenwood Belleville: We are a smaller environment that packs a large punch! We offer a diverse student body representing over 50 countries and a student-centered approach to education. Our faculty, staff and administration interact with our students daily, building the educational experience and working hard to set our students up for success.

Advice for applicants in the college search: Put your Transfer Coordinator to work for you! We are here to make your transition a smooth one. Reach out with questions or any assistance we can offer you.

Lindenwood University
2600 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62226