Student Organizations

There are several student organizations geared for students in the Department of Consumer Science. The organizations offer a variety of activities including professional development and community service.

In addition to these, there are college-wide student organizations open to any student in the College of Health and Human Sciences. Also, visit Purdue Student Organizations.

Purdue  Financial Planning Association

PFPA's mission is to "recognize what our responsibilities are to one another and the club. In order to do this, we practice professionalism, dedication, attentiveness, integrity, and friendliness." Visit the PFPA's page.

Group Photo

Advisors: Mike Roe

President -  Kristen Watson

Vice President - Brad Jadin

Director of Communication - Mikayla Hood

Director of Membership -  Matt Mosomillo

Group Leaders

The officers pictured are Kristen Watson, Mikayla Hood, Brad Jadin, Ryan Boyle and Matt Mosomillo.

Purdue Fashion Association

PFA provides an opportunity for fashion-focused individuals to come together and share their knowledge and interests. This combined creativity works to develop a display of designs and artwork, usually in the form of a fashion show or exhibition.

Advisors:  Susan Owens and Kristofer Chang Alexander

President: Sarah Emminger

Vice-President: Emma Brown

Treasurer: Emily Tuttle

Secretary: Kristen Gustovich

Social Media: Candis Neblett

Purdue Retail Organization

PRO offers its members opportunities to gain a better understanding of the retail industry and careers. Through regularly scheduled meetings and special field trips, members learn from each other and industry professionals what is needed to be successful in retailing.

Advisor: Sally Harmon

President: Gabrielle Breitenbach

Vice President: Ashley Nordyke

Treasurer: Mary Evans

Secretary: Ariana Zablah-Siman


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