Presidential Scholar

Josh M. Wenke

Presidential Scholar in Business Information Systems

Photo of Josh WenkeJosh M. Wenke is from Kalamazoo, Michigan, and is a graduate of Kalamazoo Christian High School. He is majoring in computer information systems with minors in business analytics and management, and expects to graduate in April 2020. Following graduation, he plans to start his career as an information technology and business analyst for Innovative Software Solutions in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Josh has been named to the dean’s list in the Haworth College of Business numerous times. As president of the Business Technology Network—an organization that connects students with the information technology industry—he has planned multiple workshops and professional development events with local businesses, and has helped quadruple the organization’s membership. He also serves as a WMU student ambassador and as a volunteer for the Western Michigan IT Forum, and is founding president of Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity, which was established with the primary objective of making a positive impact in the community. In spring 2020, Josh was selected as a member of The 30—a digital publication that recognizes emerging business leaders in the Haworth College of Business. Additionally, he has volunteered as a graphic designer for the PeaceJam Foundation and created a free app for student organizations to manage their events and membership.