Hayley Planitzer Graduates with Double Major
On Saturday, May 1, 2021, GCU member Hayley Ann Planitzer, daughter of John & Carol (Tihey) Planitzer, graduated summa cum laude from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania with double majors in Accounting and Professional Spanish. Hayley spent the Fall 2019 semester studying at the Universidad de Alcalá in Alcalá de Henares, Spain. A University Honors College student, Hayley was a member of the Student Accounting Society and served as Slippery Rock University Spanish Club Executive Board Treasurer for three years.
Hayley worked part-time at Friendship Village of the South Hills from August 2015 to May 2021, served as a Spanish tutor her freshman and sophomore years at Slippery Rock, and has tutored Spanish privately since October 2020. Hayley interned at the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA Program) and earned VITA/TCE Basic Tax Return and Advanced Tax Return Certifications. Hayley accepted a Risk Advisory staff position with Schneider Downs & Company, Inc. in Pittsburgh, PA.