Class Notes, Fall 2013

Featuring Ryan Nakagawa '10, Megrez Mosher '08 and Kelvin Tang OD '04.

Kelvin Tang 2004

Kelvin Tang 2004

Kelvin Tang OD ’04 works as an assistant clinical professor at the University of California Berkley School of Optometry, where he recently was invited by a student to perform his first “hooding” at a graduation ceremony. Tang also works at his own practice in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Megrez Mosher 2008

Megrez Mosher 2008

Megrez Mosher ’08 moved to New York in 2011, planning to focus on writing and comedy. She now has a career as an aerialist, a freelance circus performer, and “acts whenever the opportunity presents itself.” 

Ryan Nakagawa 2010

Ryan Nakagawa 2010

Ryan Nakagawa ’10 was named to the annual Forty Under 40 list honoring accomplished young business leaders in Hawai‘i by the Pacific Business News. Nakagawa is a loan officer for Honolulu HomeLoans. 

General Comments

Jenifer Jennings

Jenifer Jennings earned a doctor of physical therapy degree from Chapman University in Orange, Calif., in 2012.

Jill Peacock ’08, OT ‘11

Jill Peacock ’08, OT ’11 married Derrek Layton on July 27, 2013.

Katey Schultz MFA

Katey Schultz MFA presented Where Research Meets Imagination and discussed her writing process at the Shambhala Meditation Center in Asheville, N.C., in December. Her book, Flashes of War, won the 2013 Gold Medal Book of the Year for literary fiction from the Military Writers Society of America.

Amanda Tripp Johansson

Amanda Tripp Johansson is a graduate assistant in the Sustainability Leadership Center at Portland State University.

Lehua Watanabe

Lehua Watanabe and Bryson Vivas ’10 welcomed son Bryden Gerald Keaomakalani Vivas on July 14, 2013. He weighed 7 pounds, 0.7 ounces and joins big brother Ryder, 3.

Shanna (Rietmann) Sallee

Shanna (Rietmann) Sallee graduated from the Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine and works at Hermiston (Ore.) Veterinary Clinic.

Kasey (Stroud) Webber PT

Kasey (Stroud) Webber PT and husband Jeff welcomed son Grady Ray on June 27, 2013. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces.