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Alyssa Bird is the Fall 2020 Department of Economics and Finance Outstanding Graduate for the B.I. Moody III College of Business Administration. She is a finance major with a 3.81 GPA.
Bird has been on the President’s List and Dean’s List. She is the recipient of Summer Success Tuition, TOPS Performance Award, TOPS Opportunity Award, Nick & Christian Peltier Memorial Scholarship, and the Regions Bank Scholarship.
Bird has been a member of the Baptist Collegiate Ministry and UL Lafayette intramural volleyball and beach volleyball teams. Her community service activities include volunteering with Iberia Soccer Association. She was selected to officiate a Louisiana high school state championship soccer match in 2020.
After graduation, Bird plans to pursue a career as a financial analyst or statistician.
She is the daughter of Danette and Denny Bird of New Iberia, La.