Spring 2014: Alumni profiles

Lisa Stark ’79

UW-Eau Claire alum Lisa Stark

Lisa Stark ’79, a UW-Eau Claire art graduate, was recently elected to serve as a Wisconsin 3rd District Court of Appeals judge. Stark previously served for 13 years as a Circuit Court judge for Eau Claire County and currently is dean of the Wisconsin Judicial College. “It is an honor and a privilege to continue  > Full story.

Lori Kampa ’98

UW-Eau Claire Alum Lori Kampa

Lori Kampa ’98, a UW-Eau Claire communications graduate and head of promotion at Dualtone Records, directed the promotional campaign for the Lumineers’ hit song “Ho Hey,” which was named 2013 Song of the Year at the Friday Morning Quarterback Inc.’s annual Triple A Radio Conference last August. Founded in 2001, Dualtone is a Nashville-based boutique  > Full story.

Liz Meils ’03

UW-Eau Claire alum Liz Meils

Liz Meils ’03, a UW-Eau Claire biology and geography graduate, is the plant, pest and disease specialist, as well as the state apiarist, for the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection. Meils runs the nursery, apiary, sod and biotech programs and serves as the principal statewide technical expert on nursery pests, diseases and  > Full story.

Laura Suppes ’07

Alum Laura Suppes 2007

Laura Suppes ’07, a UW-Eau Claire environmental public health graduate, has returned to campus as an assistant professor of environmental public health. “I am very excited to be back at UW-Eau Claire continuing the tradition of excellence and passing on my passion for the environmental public health field,” Suppes said. Suppes holds a master of  > Full story.

Sara Nogle ’11

UW-Eau Claire alum Sara Nogle

Sara Nogle ’11, a UW-Eau Claire mass communication graduate, recently returned from a 16-day charity trip to Tanzania. The trip was a fundraiser for the Tanzanian Organization Facilitating Community Development Projects (TAFCOM), a nonprofit organization that was founded in response to a decrease in the standard of living, health care and education in Tanzania. While  > Full story.