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Tom Evans

1990 | Theology and Speech Communication

Evans named Outreach Ministries Director for Oregon Conference
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Carrie Ojanen

2007 | English and French

Ojanen publishes new book of poetry
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Michael Woodruff

2013 | Business Administration

Christopher Lindsey

2016 | Biology

Woodruff and Lindsey break record by documenting 146 bird species in Pend Oreille County in 24 hours
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Andray Abrahamain

2000 | History and mass communications
Abrahamain named 2018–19 Stanford University Koret Fellow
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Jay Wintermeyer

1996 | Mass communication major

Wintermeyer named communication director for North Pacific Union Conference
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Craig Foster

1990 | Business administration, history minor 
Sheltair aviation announces Craig Foster as general manager of their new FBO at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (KBJC)

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Jason Courtright

1996 | Mechanical Engineering

Tom Hamel

1996 | Mechanical Engineering

Wes Georges

1997 | Mechanical Engineering

Colorado Springs defense contractor Apogee Engineering lands $190 million in contracts.
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Kevin Wilfley

1979 | Theology
Wilfley receives Excellence in Ministry award
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Jason Wells

1996 | English, religion minor

Wells to preside over Ukiah Valley and Howard Memorial in the new year
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Brandon Spangler

2016 and 2017 | Social Work
Counselor draws on personal experience
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Peter McPherson

1996 | History, religion minor
McPherson named chief deputy in Idaho State Department of Education
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Mathieu Wiliams

2012 | Business administration, web design minor
Meet Hawaii’s 2019 Teacher of the Year
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Archie Harris

1988 | Elementary education
Education is in His Blood
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Myron and Candace Isemeinger

1986 | Theology, Education
Myron Iseminger, World Church Undersecretary, returns to Egypt as new field president
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Monte Saxby

1982 | Math
The Big Ride to Chicago
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Matthew Klein

2008 | Engineering
People of Reclamation: Meet Matthew Klein, Professional Engineer
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Elizabeth Jones

2013 | Business and pre-law
Elizabeth Jones announced as a Supreme Court Fellow
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Elta Jackson-Henry

1995 and 1996 | Social Work
On May 29, 2018, Elta Jackson-Henry shared on MSNBC Town Hall during a segment titled “Everyday Racism in America.”
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David Vixie

1977 | Elementary education
Pioneer Days teaches immigrant history with fun and games
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Darryl Fisher

1987 | Aviation
Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation in Nevada Earns Veteran Supporter of the Month Honor and Recognition
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Last update on July 18, 2019