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Kenneth and Rachael Franklin Endowment


Ken and Rachael Franklin met at ISU, where Ken graduated with degrees in finance and management in 2001 and Rachael graduated with degrees in biology and German. Ken became a Financial Advisor and Manager for Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., a division of American Express. In 2006, he was promoted to Field Vice President, heading up the Ameriprise Metro New York City Office. Rachael worked for a corporate benefits consulting firm. They are donors to a number of charities, especially those that involve children who are academically challenged. Ken and Rachael enjoy travel and a number of outdoor sports. The Franklin began their generous endowment for unrestricted use in the College of Business in 2006.