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Brooklyn Ella Bennett
Jaime Bennett '06 and Husband Jake Welcome a Daughter
Laird Thornton '76 has retired from Thomas Jefferson High School in Portland, Ore. after 30 years of teaching. A retirement concert was held in his honor. 
In Memory: Gary Grove '61
Nathan Stanley '97, MAT '98 was hired as the new athletic director for Lakeridge High School in Lake Oswego, Oregon. He was hired over the summer and in the process became the school's fourth athletic director in six years. Stanley is also the assistant principal at Lakeridge.  
Robert J. Fadhl '61, OD '62 peacefully passed away on July 22, 2019 in Surprise, AZ. Fadhl was 80.  Fadhl worked in an optical lab before receiving his doctorate of optometry from Pacific University in 1962. After graduating, he seved in the Army Corps for 20 years. 
Robert DeCou '05 Swims Strait for Human Trafficking
Dr. Lynn A. Sulerud '76, OD '78 retired following 40 years of service. He was the co-founder of Blaine Eye Clinic in Blaine, MN.
P.K. Runkles-Pearson '98 was elected as chair of the Oregon Law Commission in September. Runkles-Pearson is a partner at the Miller Nash law firm in its Portland, Ore. office. She is the second chair of the Commission since its founding in in 1997. 
Erin Guidarelli '19 is working through Work-Fit at the Boeing Defense and Space Program in Seattle, WA.
Dr. Paula Kutzner MED '18, OD '18 was the 2019 recipient of the Terrance N. Ingraham Pediatric Optometry Residency Award.