Matthew Helmerichs is from Minnetonka,MN, and he is double majoring in business marketing and advertising. Matthew chose Drake because of the opportunities the business school offered and he enjoyed the campus atmosphere. Mathew’s future aspirations are to work on marketing or advertising campaigns for Lifetime Fitness, Nike, or any other large fitness company or brand. Matthew joined Crew so he could get to know other incoming first years and to help him transition into college. Crew has allowed Matthew to have a close group of friends that he can always talk to. Crew has has taught him how to communicate with professors and stay organized with classes. Matthew is the Vice President of Drake’s triathlon club and is a member of the professional fraternity Delta Sigma Pi.