Reilly J


Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders & Management and Human Resources

Nickname(s): Rj

Hometown: Hales Corners, WI

High School: Whitnall High School

Size of Graduating Class: 191

Sports/Clubs/Orgs Reilly Participated in: Drama Club, Student Senate, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Tennis, Track

Awards Received: Salutatorian

Why Reilly Chose Her Major: "I'm passionate about becoming a speech-language pathologist, because I believe that everyone deserves to use communication as a tool for forming relationships with others. Additionally, I think a business background and mindset is beneficial in any healthcare setting! I hope to spend my future helping families maintain the best quality of communication possible throughout all speech disorders and complications."

Favorite Things: Family & friends, DOGS, hotel pillows, guacamole, making forts, jet-skiing, karaoke nights, ice cream

Dislikes: Pickles & when people put peanut butter-covered knives in the dish washer

Favorite Place In Reilly's Home-State: Daddy Yo's Frozen Yogurt Shop

Favorite Place on Campus: Dane County Farmer's Market

One Word That Describes Reilly's Personality: Considerate

Favorite Color: Yellow!!! 

When Reilly was a kid, she wanted to be a: Cheetah Girl

Favorite Music Groups/Acts: Jon Bellion, Keith Urban, R. Kelly, Chance the Rapper, Christina Aguilera, The Beatles, GLEE

If Ali had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "I would grab a milkshake, drive up north, & star gaze"

Hero/Heroine: "My sister, she always makes sure the people she loves know that she believes in them!"

Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "To learn how to put everything I've got out on the stage, and to refine my singing/dancing techniques."