Alumni success stories
Read some of the latest stories featuring accomplishments by UW-Eau Claire alumni:
Ave Bie '79, a UW-Eau Claire speech graduate, has been named chair of the board of directors for the New York Independent System Operator, the organization responsible for managing New York’s electric grid. Full story.
Arlyn Colby '66, a UW-Eau Claire mathematics graduate, is in the process of writing four new books about abandoned rail lines in northwestern Wisconsin. Full story.
Nathan Franklin '01, a UW-Eau Claire economics and political science graduate, recently received a Leadership Award from the La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce. Full story.
John Hecht '80, a UW-Eau Claire accounting graduate, has been named interim CEO by the Independent Living Inc. board of directors. Full story.
Luke Heidtke '13, a UW-Eau Claire psychology graduate, has been hired as head coach of the Chippewa Falls Senior High School volleyball team. Full story.
Jennifer Herman '15, a UW-Eau Claire sociology graduate, has been hired as the new volunteer coordinator for the Heartland Humane Society in Yankton, South Dakota. Full story.
Christine Kadonsky '01, a UW-Eau Claire social studies and history education graduate, has been recognized as the Distinguished High School Teacher of the Year by the Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies. Full story.
Britta Lahr '13, a UW-Eau Claire management graduate, is the new office manager for Garvin Design Group. Full story.
Scott Lane '95, a UW-Eau Claire accounting graduate, is the new chief financial officer for Total Administrative Services Corp. Full story.
Vicki Lyons '82, a UW-Eau Claire business education graduate, is the new chief alliance officer for Diamond Assets. Full story.
Michelle Mulloy '86, a UW-Eau Claire business finance graduate, has received certification as an accredited estate planner designee by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils. Full story.
Timothy Nelson '98, a UW-Eau Claire biochemistry/molecular biology graduate, is the new director of research and innovation for Mayo Clinic Health System in northwestern Wisconsin. Full story.
David Olson '84, a UW-Eau Claire business administration graduate, has been named chairman of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Full story.
David Parker '05, a UW-Eau Claire Spanish and psychology graduate, was the featured speaker at the Spring Valley Area Community Foundation annual banquet earlier this month. Full story.
Anthony Pizzo '06, a UW-Eau Claire social studies education graduate, has been named principal of Asa Clark Middle School in Pewaukee. Full story.
Christopher Porterfield '06, a UW-Eau Claire journalism graduate, and his band, Field Report, released a new album in March. Full story.
Tammy Rhine '94, a UW-Eau Claire English education graduate, has joined Century 21 Moline Realty as a sales associate. Full story.
Tony Springer '90, a UW-Eau Claire marketing graduate, has been named industrial channel director for U.S. Lubricants, a division of U.S. Venture Inc. Full story.
Jaime (Malcore) Tjossem '98, a UW-Eau Claire biology graduate, has been selected as a 2017-18 Outstanding Educator at Rochester (Minnesota) Community and Technical College. Full story.