McNair Scholars Program Contact Information

Lee Xiong, Program Director

Lee Xiong has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. She continued her graduate studies at Michigan State University where received a Masters of Arts in Student Affairs Administration. Xiong is a TRIO alumna and worked for TRIO Upward Bound at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse before joining the McNair Scholars program here at NMU. 

Lindsay Haukkala, Program Coordinator

Lindsay Haukkala grew up in Ishpeming, Michigan, and then came to Northern Michigan University for a degree in Public Administration with a minor in Business Administration in 2012. She was lucky enough to be able to come back to Northern to work after graduation, in a job that is related to her major!

Felicia Hokenstad, Principal Secretary

After graduating with a bachelor's degree in Organizational & Leadership Studies from UW-Oshkosh in 2017, Felicia headed north to be closer to the lake and her other half. She quickly fell in love with the area and has gotten involved with a few local organizations: Women Who Hike, Women of the Wild (WOW) Midwest, North Country Trail Association, and Big Brother's Big Sisters of Marquette County. With a year of experience in the financial aid office, Felicia is excited to be a part of the Graduate Studies & Research Department! 


Campus Location
401 Cohodas Hall
M-F, 8am-5pm
Appointment Only

Mailing Address
McNair Scholars Program
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855

(906) 227-2590

(906) 227-2013


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