News, Media and Stories | Class Of 1996

William “Bill” Hefner OD ’96, MEd ’97 was elected board director for the Oregon Optometric Physicians Association at its annual meeting in July along with alumna Shaina Sullivan OD ’19.
Lorne Yudcovitch
Lorne Yudcovitch OD '96, MS '97 was named the recipient of the 2021 Oregon Optometric Physicians Association Advocacy Award.
Heidi Nielsen
There’s no telling where an art degree will take you. Just ask Heidi Nielsen ’96.
William Hefner OD ’96, MEd ‘97
William Hefner OD ’96, MEd ‘97 has been granted indefinite tenure by Pacific University.
Jeffrey Bullock MAT '96 was named a finalist for the superintendent of Klamath Falls City Schools Board of Education position in February 2021.
Shawn Cardwell ’96, MAT ‘98 and Celeste Goulding ’10
Shawn Cardwell ’96, MAT ‘98 and Celeste Goulding ’10 are not just looking for ways to shelter people in western Washington County, Ore.; They’re looking for longer-term solutions to one of the region’s most enduring problems.
Dawn Harflinger '96 was promoted to CEO and president of Liliuokalani Trust.
Rebecca Campbell '02 was featured in an article about women and their role in the 3D printing industry. 
Amber Fitzsimmons PT ’96 was appointed department chair of the University of California San Francisco’s Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science. 
Brooke Collins-Burke PT ’96 started the pelvic floor rehabilitation program at St. Charles Health System in Bend, Ore. Her program has since grown to three other sites serving the patients of Central Oregon.