Kyle Jenkins Physician Assistant Student Presbyterian CollegeKyle Jenkins

PA Student
Class of 2022

University of Mount Union ’20
Major: Exercise Science
Minor: Biology

What activities and organizations were you involved in as an undergraduate? 

I was a captain of the wrestling team and part of the NCAA Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

If you’ve done any volunteer work, please list what you’ve done and where.

I have worked as a volunteer at Summa Health in the Emergency Department as a Triage Aid and Patient Transporter

How or why did you become involved in this volunteer work?

I became involved to get experience in a hospital setting, and to be a helping hand around the emergency department, as well as help patients in need.

What are some of your hobbies or interests? 

I enjoy hiking, exercising, and boating in my free time.

Please include any family information if you’d like. 

My family is my biggest support system. I am thankful for everything they have done for me to get me to where I am today.

Please let us know about anything weird, quirky, or unusual that you’d like to share. 

I can grill the most fantastic cheeseburger you will ever eat.

Why do you want to be a PA? 

I want to be a PA to help people live healthier and more satisfying lives.

Why did you choose the Presbyterian College PA Program? 

I am grateful to be accepted to the PC PA program and to be part of just the second cohort in the program’s history, that will help lay the groundwork for the program’s success in developing competent, compassionate, and well-rounded physician assistants.