Dr. Wayne Ellenbecker OD '87 was selected Idaho Optometrist of the Year.
Rebecca Weaver '98, who is an English professor on Perimeter College's Clarkston (Ga.,) Campus, has been named the first recipient of the Portnoy Prize for Outstanding Honors Faculty.
Ashleigh (Simons) Cooper '12 has become the proud mom of Graci, who was born in June of 2017.
Maika Enhada '19 was named summer intern at Greater Portland Inc.,
Cheryl (Gardner) Saavedra '06 has joined St. Martin's University in Lacey, Wash., as vice president of finance and chief financial officer.
Diriba Sapanie MHA '15 will serve the eastern portion of the Portland, Ore., area with his new PuroClean franchise.
Mitch Collier '95, vice president of product at Staywell, a corporate healthcare consultancy, wrote an article for Healthcare Business Today about how employers are taking a broader view of their employees' well-being.
Andrew Van Fleet MAT '02 has moved from Tigard (Ore.,) High School to become principal of Fowler Middle School in Tigard.
Jamie Zerndt MFA '08, an instructor in Pacific University's English Language Institute, has published Jerkwater, a novel about racial tensions surrounding Native American fishing rights.
Jack Phan '99 was named president and chief operation officer of Money Crashers, a personal finance education website.