Grahm is a Junior at Aquinas College studying Political Science and International Studies. Grahm was a member of the Baseball team, and is currently a member of Model United Nations, and Model Arab League here at Aquinas. Grahm also started the Genealogy Club at Aquinas, where he helps people build their family trees and learn their family history. Along with working at the Advantage Center, Grahm is a coach for Sacred Heart Academy’s Middle School baseball team. Grahm is originally from Fenton, MI where he attended Fenton High School prior to attending Aquinas. Grahm is seeking to attend law school after Aquinas, where he hopes to become a successful lawyer.
Avery Connors is from Grand Blanc, Michigan and attended Grand Blanc High School. She is currently majoring in political science and psychology at AQ. Connors is also a member of the Aquinas College Swim Team. Connors has been swimming for over seven years and was a four-year varsity letter winner. Her club team was the Hartland Hurricanes. She earned Academic All-American honors and the team’s Coaches Award. Connors helped Grand Blanc to the 2019 SVL conference championship and the 2016 KLAA league title. The team also won the Genesee County championship in 2016, 2017, and 2019.
Avery coordinates all of the social media for the AQ Advantage Center including Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok posts. She also produces promotional flyers for campus events.
Eliza Brown is from Grand Rapids Michigan, having graduated Catholic Central in 2019. There she received both honors of Woman of the Year among her class along with the Ted Sowle Female Athlete of the Year. Eliza continues her athletic career in basketball at Aquinas College and received the WHAC Conference Champions of Character award her freshman year.
She is currently a junior majoring in Developmental Psychology and minoring in Communication. Eliza is also a peer minister on Campus Ministry here at Aquinas, as the media coordinator along with helping out here at the Advantage Center. She is the lead vocationer or student ambassador for the Advantage Center helping to communicate all the valuable resources a student might find in Flannery Hall.
First Destination Survey Assistant
Selena Melillo is from West Haven, CT, and graduated high school in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic. Before coming to Aquinas College, Selena opened and ran her own online Etsy business called “Art By Sel” where she created art pieces for high school seniors and college students commemorating on where they decided to attend college. As she continued her business from home, she decided she wanted to venture out and explore a little more of what life had to offer. In September of 2021, she applied and was accepted into the Disney College Program. She moved to Orlando, FL where she was assigned custodial at Disney Springs. Though it was not such a glamorous job, she ended up loving it. Through her program, she made many connections, attended special Disney cast member events, met life-long friends, and got to experience the life of working for Mickey Mouse!
Selena is currently a sophomore currently working as the AQ Advantage Center’s First Destination Survey Assistant and loves being apart of the AC family!
Brylee Boyd is from Hillsdale, Michigan and attended Hillsdale High School. She is currently a sophomore studying Psychology with a concentration in counseling at AQ. Boyd plans to earn a masters degree in school counseling after graduating from Aquinas in 2025. She is also a member of the Aquinas College Cheer and Stunt Teams. Boyd has been cheering for 11 years and was the captain of her high school competitive cheer team for three years. She was awarded MVP for the 2021-2022 season at AQ.
Brylee is currently working at the AQ Advantage Center as a Front Desk Assistant and is happy to be a part of the Advantage Center Team!