News, Media and Stories | Class Of 2011

Juno Apalla ’11 recently joined the March of Dimes Greater Oregon team in May 2022 as Donor Development Manager II. 
Nicole Nowlin ’11 was featured in a KGW8 article on Sept. 22, 2022 for donating a kidney to a distant family member. Nowlin, who studied Business Administration at Pacific and now resides in Hillsboro, donated a kidney to her second cousin, Brandy Carrico, whom she connected with through Facebook. 
Heather Sappenfield MFA '11 wrote a middle grade novel, The River Between Hearts.
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Stacy Strauss '11 and her husband, Jaron, welcomed their second child and first son, Kian, in June 2021. 
Mike Young OD '11 joined Bonner Eye Clinic in Grand Rapids, Minn., in June 2021.
Erik Schmidt MFA '11 published his first book, Black Tulip: The Life and Myth of Erich Hartmann, the World’s Top Fighter Ace in February 2020.
Tia Brown MFA '11 was named an Oishei Leader of Color Fellow.
Adrienne Christian MFA '11 is set to publish her third collection of poetry, Worn.
Heather Sappenfield MFA '11 published a prize-winning short story collection, Lyrics for Rock Stars, on Sept. 21, 2020. 
Elizabeth Levinson MFA '11 To Publish Poetry Book