Edi Kuhn's student affairs journey began as a first-year student working as a member of the security staff in the Alumni Memorial Union at Marquette University. Today, Kuhn is as a full-time building supervisor in the same facility. Nominators describe Kuhn as a role model for employee service through campus involvement. In addition to attending several ACUI conferences, they are a member of the university senate, a diversity advocate, Pride Prom Planning Committee member, and the leader of a campus volunteer program that works with local homeless shelters. Kuhn recently began volunteering with a student affairs program that helps students with food insecurity. On a daily basis, Kuhn demonstrates the ability to show up and make a difference in other people’s lives. They were recently recognized with the 2019 Region V Rising Star Award.