Business & CIS Graduates
Ashley Basham, Class of 2007
An internship with BKD, one of the 10 largest accounting firms
in the United States, led to a full-time job for Ashley Basham.
Before she graduated with her Lindsey Wilson degree in 2007, Ashley
was hired to work in the accounting firm's Evansville, Ind.,
office. "Having an internship through Lindsey Wilson gave me the
opportunity to prove myself and land my first job," she says.
Jude Thompson, Class of 1982
Jude Thompson '82 has been named to the board of directors of
Papa John's International Inc.
"We think his experience in serving customers in the highly
competitive health-care industry will bring a new perspective to
the board," John Schnatter, Papa John's founder and chairman, said
in a news release.
Based in Louisville, Ky., Papa John's International is one of
the largest pizza-delivery companies in the United States.
Thompson has more than 20 years of experience in health
insurance. He is one of the founders of Arison Insurance Services
Inc. Affiliated with Assurance Investment Partners, Arison has six
offices across Kentucky and sells medical, dental, life and
disability insurance to groups and individuals.