Ben Braun is a 2007 graduate of Quincy University and considers himself lucky to have found a way to give back to his alma mater every day. As an ambassador of the university, he has a passion for connecting with alumni in any way possible. A St. Louis native, he joined the alumni staff in 2009 and recently completed his master’s degree in education with a leadership emphasis. In June of this year, he married alumna Jennifer Orrico ’09 in the Quincy University Chapel.
Chris Simmons came to the Quincy University alumni office with over twenty years of executive management in the administrative and marketing field. She was raised in Quincy and lives with her husband, Charlie, of more than twenty years and her two children. Chris has seen Quincy University’s presence in the community many times over the years and is excited to be able to contribute to the ongoing mission of the university.