The path of Shaye Mandle '93 from law school to roles bridging technology, business and education was featured in the Illinois Wesleyan University Magazine.

Your hometown?

Yorkville, Illinois

Why Wesleyan? 

It just felt right, like I belonged there.

Your major?

Political Science & History

Favorite professor or class?

Professor – Fred Hoyt; Class – I had a great time as one of 2 men in a feminism class!

After Wesleyan?

Married my IWU sweetheart, law school, politics and leading organizations! Throw in 2 kids!

Biggest thrill or best memory?

Being honored as 2002 Robert M. Montgomery Outstanding Young Alumnus.

For fun? 

Now – family and friends; Then – I plead the 5th!

The best?

Senior Walk!

Favorite book?

Tie: The Razor’s Edge (Somerset Maugham) & On the Road (Jack Kerouac)

Favorite band? 

Pearl Jam 

Favorite movie?

Star Wars

Favorite quote?

“There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why ... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?" – Robert F. Kennedy
Shaye Mandle

Shaye Mandle '93 serves on the Executive Board of the Illinois Wesleyan Alumni Association.

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