Honors Communications Team
The Honors Communications Team is comprised of four Founder’s Memorial Scholars. Pictured here from Left to Right, Kylee Isom, Maggie Courtney, Sam Ennis, and MJ Montgomery. See below for more information about each scholar!
Kylee Isom is a senior at the University of Missouri seeking a BFA with emphasis in
photography. Kylee has enjoyed being a member of the honors community, as she finds her honors courses to always be the most enriching and fulfilling part of her busy schedule. In her time at Mizzou, Kylee has been very active on campus. She is a 2020 Cherng Scholar, president of Photo Club, and manager of the on-campus photography lab. Kylee has been recognized for photography by various external artistic platforms, including Lenscratch and Lensculture, and she was awarded the opportunity to workshop at Anderson Ranch in Snowmass, Colorado. In her free time, Kylee enjoys traveling and going to art museums
Maggie Courtney is a second-year student at Mizzou double-majoring in Strategic Communication and Sociology. Originally from Springfield, Missouri, Maggie came to Mizzou for its stellar Honors College and lively campus atmosphere. Within the Honors community, she serves as an Honors Ambassador and is a Founders’ Memorial Scholar. Outside of Honors, Maggie is a member of the Alumni Association Student Board, Kappa Alpha Theta fraternity, and the University Treble Choir. She has been honored as a Walter Williams Scholar and an Omicron Delta Kappa Top 14 Distinguished Freshman. During her free time, Maggie enjoys going to the movies, listening to true crime podcasts, and trying out local coffee shops with friends.
Sam Ennis is a first-year student at Mizzou majoring in Journalism (Strategic Communications) and Political Science. Sam chose Mizzou because of the great journalism program and campus community. He serves as a Founders’ Memorial Scholar, a member of the Alpha Gamma Sigma fraternity, and a Walter Williams Scholar. In his free time, Sam enjoys watching football and baseball, hanging out with friends, and trying new things.
MJ Montgomery is a second-year student at Mizzou majoring in Journalism and German. MJ is originally from Bolivar, Missouri, and came to Mizzou for its Journalism school and Honors College opportunities. In the Honors College, MJ is a Founders’ Memorial Scholar and a Walter Williams Scholar. MJ is also involved in Model UN, YDSA, MUJA, School of Journalism newsrooms, and the LGBTQ Center. MJ is a freelance artist and a communications intern for the College of Arts and Sciences.