The Vivian A. Bull Emerging Leaders Fellows Program
With support from the CECM executives, a Drew upperclassman is selected each year to support the CECM,
represent the University in the community, and foster collaboration between the University, the Borough of
Madison. and local corporations.
The Dr. Vivian A. Bull CECM Fellows Program is a competitive internship program. The successful applicant
works for one academic year, dedicating 100 hours per semester to CECM initiatives, including supporting the
CECM Emerging Leaders Speaker Series, writing press releases for CECM events, helping with local charity
functions, and developing programs to better connect the student body and University to the local community.
The selected student has the opportunity to meet chief executives from local organizations and work closely
with senior executives and community leaders.
After a competitive interview process, Shannon Rennie was chosen as the first ever Emerging Leaders Fellow. Shannon is a junior Business Studies major at Drew University. She has spent her first year helping to strengthen the connection between Drew and the town of Madison. She has participated in the creation of many events and initiatives during her year as the Chief Executive Council for Madison's Fellow, including helping to form the Brain Trust.