Class Notes, Fall 2012

Clark Peters 1965

Clark Peters 1965

 
Clark Peters ’65, MSEd ’70 receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Service Award for his years of service to public education in Oregon and his ongoing support of Pacific University’s speech and education programs.

Irv Zemrau 1962

Irv Zemrau 1962

Irv Zemrau ’62, O.D. ’63 receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his years as an optometrist, community volunteer and advocate for people diagnosed with schizophrenia and their families.

 

Lynn Meredith 1944

 
Lynn Meredith ’44 posthumously receives the 2012 Pacific University Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award for his service in World War II and his 32 years protecting presidents in the U.S. Secret Service. He died in 2009 at the age of 84.

P.J. Pitts 2009

P.J. Pitts 2009

 
P.J. Pitts, Pharm.D. ’09 receives the 2012 Pacific University Young Alumni Leadership Award for her work to provide triage and long-term health care in Haiti following the 2010 earthquake.

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Miranda (McNeal) Yancy '10

Miranda (McNeal) Yancy '10

Miranda (McNeal) Yancy ’10 and husband AJ welcomed twin sons Hudson Harper David Yancy and Lincoln Lucas Andrew Yancy on March 25, 2014. Hudson weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 18.5 inches. Lincoln weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 18.25 inches. 

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Jefferson Bethke '11

Jefferson Bethke and wife Alyssa welcomed Kinsley Joy Bethke on May 15, 2014. She weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

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Krista Burnham '11, PharmD '14

Krista Burnham ’11, PharmD ’14 is working for the Wilsonville, Ore.-based Creative Compounds, a state and nationally certified compounding pharmacy that produces custom-made batches of prescription drugs. The business was founded by Krista’s mother, Denise Burnham, who hopes to one day hand over the reins to her daughter. Read more about Burnham at pacificu.edu/burnham.

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Michelle Carnegie '11, OT '13

Michelle Carnegie ’11, OT ’13 and Matt Vossen ’12 were married July 26, 2014.

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Sean Davis MFA '11

Sean Davis MFA appears in Olympia to read from his new book, The Wax Bullet War: Chronicles of a Soldier & Artist, a memoir of Davis’ experience as a veteran of the Iraq War. The appearance is part of a national tour including stops in Utah, Idaho, Michigan and Wisconsin, as well as the Northwest.

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Alicia Guildner '11

Alicia Guildner earned a master of science degree in health promotion from the University of Delaware on May 30, 2014.

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Sebastian Bannister Lawler '12

Sebastian Bannister Lawler is working as a production operator at SolarWorld in Hillsboro, Ore. He also serves as a member of the Forest Grove Planning Commission and is chair of the Forest Grove Committee for Citizen Involvement.

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