Jarett Priester, son of Shawn and Liz Priester of East Smithfield, Pa., graduated summa cum laude (highest honors) on May 11, 2019 from Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, Pa.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.
While at Lock Haven, Priester was a member and captain of the Lock Haven University Mens’ Rugby team, a member of the Student Advisory Board for Lock Haven University’s Business Development, a member of the Lock Haven University Accounting Club, and a member of the LHU CPA Prep Club. He was also a member of the Phi Beta Delta International Honor Society. During his four years at Lock Haven, Jarett worked as a student ambassador for the Lock Haven University Admissions department and as a CA at Evergreen Commons for the Greystar Company. Prior to graduation – Jarett completed a six-month internship supervising all of Lock Haven University’s social media accounts with Snapchat, Instagram, and Facebook.
Jarett recently accepted a staff accountant position at the CPA firm Dunlap SLK in Chalfont, Pa., which serves clients in and around Philadelphia, Pa.
Jarett is a 2015 graduate of Athens Area High School.