Darold Bigger '66

As a pastor and professor, Darold Bigger has dedicated his life to serving others. Darold has also served as a military chaplain, achieving the post of senior chaplain of the U.S. Navy Reserve, responsible for religious ministry to more than 100,000 reservists. Darold is currently a professor of religion and social work at Walla Walla University. Watch a video about Darold.

Lori Ciccarelli '81

Lori Ciccarelli is a hospital communication professional who tackles life with a unique energy and spirit. After her son was diagnosed with autism at age 3, she began a journey that would lead her to dedicate her life to helping other families affected by autism. Watch a video about Lori.

Nancy Cross ‘66

Serving as both a professor and chair of Walla Walla University’s English Department, Nancy Cross has set the standard for teaching, scholarship, and leadership during her 28-year career at the university.  Beyond her WWU service, students and North American Adventist teachers have benefitted from her innovative writing and reading courses and workshops. Watch a video about Nancy.

Rhona Kwiram '91

Rhona Kwiram is a partner at Clark Nuber, an accounting and financial consulting firm in Bellevue, Washington. During her exceptional 20-year career specializing in nonprofit organizations, Rhona has been an invaluable consultant, offering guidance in areas ranging from accounting practices to strategic and operational issues. Watch a video about Rhona.