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.

General Comments

Ryanne Pilgeram '03 and Russ Meeuff ’03

Ryanne Pilgeram and Russ Meeuff ’03 welcomed a daughter, Fern Maise, on Dec. 23, 2014. She joins brothers Alden and William.

Nazima Sangha OD

Nazima Sangha OD is an optometrist at Family EyeCare Centre in Victoria, B.C. She recently was featured in a piece in the Victoria News about vision therapy for schoolchildren. 

Jesse Walker '03

Jesse Walker and Shannon Bond were married on Sept. 13, 2014.

Natalie (Bogues) Davis '04

Natalie (Bogues) Davis participated in Miami University’s Earth Expeditions global field course in India, where she studied the ecological, cultural and spiritual landscapes of the Western Ghats. She is a staff biologist at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma and took the course in pursuit of her master’s degree from Miami University.

Brandi Lemke '04

Brandi Lemke and Johnathan Spracklen were married Dec. 21, 2014.

Krista Mittleider OD

Krista Mittleider OD is among 10 optometrists who visited the Dominican Republic in January 2015 as part of Operation TLC. A partnership between TLC Eye Clinics and the Pujols Family Foundation, the operation delivered eyeglasses and optometric equipment and also provided eye care for adults and children. Heil practices at Family Vision Clinic in Bismarck, N.D.

Sara Rengler '04

Sara Rengler and John Chase were married in February 2012, and they welcomed a daughter
May 31, 2014.