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Amy J. Thomas OD ’05 is a board-certified optometrist, vision therapist, and owner of Arizona Vision Therapy Center. After Pacific, she joined the Army and worked with soldiers and airmen suffering from vision problems caused by brain injuries. Following her rotations, she moved to Tucson, where she established her practice.
Lydia Chapman ’05 and Jerry Shindelbower were married on Apr. 21, 2018.
Joely (Gutierrez) ’03, MAT ’05 and Allan Felipe married on Jan. 18, 2018.
Jose Reyna ’03, PT’ 09 is an assistant professor at Pacific’s School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, and works at the Pacific Physical Therapy Clinic. He is also a lab assistant in human anatomy.
Corrine (Dignam) Bologna ’03 accepted a new position as a pharmacy account manager with OptumRx for UnitedHealth Group in Tucson, Ariz. 
Kathryn “Katy” Wagner ’02, MAT ’04 became the new St. Helens (Ore.) High School principal.
Jarrod Karnofski ’02, PT ’05 recently celebrated 10 years working at Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria, Ore.
Joseph “Joe” Balash ’02 was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as the Department of the Interior's Assistant Secretary of Land and Minerals Management.
Brandi Baker-Rudicel works with the Parent Partnership and directs the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance program for the South Lane (Ore.) School District.
Scott Wallace PT ’00 works in the outpatient orthopedic setting at Kaiser Permanente in Sacramento, Calif.