Kristen Besselsen

  • Murray US-KY
Kristen Besselsen





Member of the Murray State University Volleyball Team (August 2012 - Present)   o    NCAA Division 1, Ohio Valley Conference   Participant in Junior Olympics o    2008 – Dallas, TX o    2009 – Miami, FL o    2010 – Reno, NV o    2012 – Columbus, OH   All-Tournament team as member of St. Louis CYC


·Member of National Honors Society

·Twice named to Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Academic All-State Team

·Recipient of the 2008 Leadership Scholarship

·Recipient 2012 MSHSAA Integrity, Sportsmanship & Leadership Award

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2011 - Present

Crew Worker

Clarian Marketing Firm

·Worked in a team-oriented environment

·Create and assemble marketing products, such as pamphlets and packets.

May 2011 - Jun 2011

Student Volunteer

Early Childhood Development Center (University of Missouri – Saint Louis)

·Student Volunteer

·Worked with children from the ages of 3 – 5

·Worked full days, 8am – 4pm

·Read stories, taught objectives

·Prepared food for 50+ children three times a day


Aug 2012 - Present

Bachelor of Science in Business

Murray State University

Bachelor of Science in Business

Major: Marketing

Minor: Psychology

Expected Graduation Date: May 2016

GPA: 3.68/4.00

-Relevant Coursework-

Principles of Macroeconomics

Principles of Microeconomics



Business Calculus

Business Statistics

Introduction to Information Technology

Aug 2008 - May 2012

Incarnate Word Academy

Attended Incarnate Word Academy (private, all girls, college preparatory high school)

oGraduated in the top 10% of the 2012 class

oMaintained a 3.7 GPA taking AP College Credit Classes

oSophomore Ambassador