Meet Our Students
Sean Hughes is a native of Omaha, Nebraska. He has earned a B.S. in Mathematics from Baker University, a B.S. and M.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Kansas, and a Professional Engineering license from the State of Nebraska. After graduation he earned a commission in the United States Navy's Civil Engineer Corps, a group of officers responsible for constructing and maintaining the Navy's global shore infrastructure as well as leading their deployable construction battalions.
Throughout his 10 years of naval service, Sean served in a myriad of positions that included public works products and service management, construction management, and infrastructure planning and programming. Tour of duty locations included Great Lakes, IL; Gulfport, MS; Honolulu, HI; and Norfolk, VA; as well as combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sean is looking forward to settling his family down in the greater Kansas City area and cultivating his entrepreneurial skills through the Intensive Full-Time MBA program. Ultimately, he would like to start a business that serves and improves the lives of the local community.