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Michael Graehler

    Civil Engineering


    Hometown: Lexington, KY

    Graduation Year: 2018

    Michael is a senior civil engineering major born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky. Through the College of Engineering, Michael has had the opportunity to work in fields ranging from construction to research to wealth management. He is co-founder and president of the nonprofit organization Developing Nepal, which seeks out projects that will benefit Nepal, such as a land expansion for an orphanage in Talamarang.  Michael is the director of finance for Engineers Without Borders, which focuses on building a better world through engineering projects in developing countries. He is vice president for civil engineering honor society Chi Epsilon. Michael is also a member of Catholic Wildcats, Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society, and the American Society of Civil Engineers. When he has free time, Michael enjoys the great outdoors and trips to Keeneland. He has organized and led mission trips to India and Nepal and been on mission trips to Ecuador, Haiti and Nicaragua.