Sharlene H. Corbridge ’68 retired after 35 years with the Postal Service
and served a Family History Mission in Salt Lake City. She is the mother
of seven and grandmother of 22.
Wayne R. Sayers
’68 served in the airborne field artillery during Vietnam and now works
for a company that destroys chemical warfare weapons. He and his wife
have four children and six grandchildren.
Marie Evans Little ’72 was Lakeside District Teacher of the Year for the
2004-2005 school year. She and her husband James live in Lakeside,
David R. ’74 and
Lori Howell Deitrick ’76 live in Knoxville, Tenn. David was included in
Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers 2005-2006.
April D. Carter
’75 has been the race director for the DeCelle Memorial Lake Tahoe Relay
for six years.
Dennis Hill ’76 received her master’s degree in counseling psychology.
She and her husband William have three children and three grandchildren.
’78 is working as a school librarian in Tacoma, Wash. She has published
15 children’s books. The most recent came out in March 2006.
Dr. Michael J.
Lees ’78 graduated from Texas Chiropractic College in 1983 and then
worked in a practice in Montana.
Deborah Annette Church Fisher ’80 earned a BSN from
Washington State University and is enrolled in a master of physician
assistant program at the University of North Dakota. She and her husband
Clint live in Republic, Wash., and have four sons.
Janne Lynn Gee
’80 and her husband Andy have three children. They live in Arlington,
Texas, and own The Starship Pegasus Restaurant and Entertainment Center.
Bruce E. Morgan
’82 owns a business which was selected as top national franchise in the
Kitchen Tune-Up Franchise system.
DuWaine ’84 and
Bernice White Boone ’84 of Saint Michaels, Ariz., have three children.
He is a manager for LDS Employment Resource Services, and she works for
the Navajo Nation.
Daris Howard ’84
wrote the play April Fools and won the ATC 2005 Playwright Contest. He
teaches in the Department of Mathematics at BYU–Idaho and lives in St.
Anthony, Idaho, with his wife Donna and their family.
Sluyter Salima ’85 and her husband Alvin published 13 and 0: Reflections
of Champions. She and Elizabeth Cheever co-
authored a new book, Forged in the Refiner’s Fire.
Matthew D. Friend
’87 made a career change after being diagnosed with Usher’s Syndrome. He
is working on a middle-level special education degree at the University
of Central Arkansas.
Candis L. Firchau ’90 started a non-profit Inclusion Community Training
Center in Hempstead, Texas, to do advocacy, counseling and
behavioralinterventions, and training.
’90 is manager of government affairs and communications for Kennecott
Energy Company in Gillette, Wyo. He and his wife, Holly Noel Scholes
’90, have five children.
Freddy E. Suxo-Sanchez
’90 has been with Kmart Corporation for 10 years and recently
transferred to be the store manager of Kmart in Ammon, Idaho.
Vanderwalker ’91 won the 1994 Mrs. Louisiana International competition.
She is a corporate liaison for the University of Phoenix Online.
Kelly ’92 and
Sharla Braithwaite Duffin ’91 live in Scotts Valley, Calif. He is chief
operating officer of Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz, Calif., and is on
the Board of the Central Coast Alliance for Health.
Travis Jensen ’92
is a partner in the audit practice of KPMG LLP. Travis and his wife
Ninna live in Meridian, Idaho, with their six children.
’92 is a director of sales operations at Cardinal Health. He and his
wife, Ann Hepworth Schmitz ’91, are the parents of four sons and live in
Cross ’93 is director of information security with Post-N-Track
Paul Dye ’94 has
an out-patient physical therapy clinic in Rexburg. His wife, Virginia
Hoffman Dye ’94, is a CADD designer. They have three children.
Harms ’94 is an Army Chaplain in Baghdad, Iraq. His wife, Heidi Jean
Harper Harms ’99, lives in Richmond Hill, Virg.
Chris Homer ’94
is the varsity football coach at Hurricane High School in Hurricane,
Jenks ’94 is the mayor of Royal City, Wash. He began his term in January
McEachran ’94 is owner and president of the Bluewater Country Adult
Leisure Living Retirement Resort and resides in Mooretown, Ontario,
Canada, with his wife, Melissa Wray McEachran ’94, and their son.
Allison Raia ’94
competes on NASKA circuit for martial arts and is on the Nassa County,
N.Y., water polo team.
Brent Hill ’95 is an application developer for QL2 Software in Seattle.
He and his wife, Wendy Lindgren Hill ’93, have three children.
Gregory Cash Hill
’96 and his wife, Marisa Schroeder Hill ’96, are faculty members at
Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. They have two children.
Hellewel Pollock ’96 and her husband Jasen have two girls and are foster
parents. They are operating a jewelry business in Littleton, Colo.
Sean Whiffen ’96
is co-founder of AutoNetTV™ which recently joined with Talking Pictures
and Tony Toscano.
’97 teaches in the Granite School District in Utah. He received a Bronze
Star Medal for service with the Army National Guard military
intelligence in Afghanistan.
Michael W. Phelps
’97 teaches seminary in Layton, Utah. His wife, Anna Sorensen Phelps
’97, is a certified nurse’s aide. They have two children.
W. White ’97 is a Judge Advocate General (JAG) in the U.S. Marine Corps
in Iraq. His three children and wife, Rebecca Mortensen White ’00, live
in Cherry Point, N.C.
Fowles ’98 graduated from the University of Michigan law School. He and
his wife, Andrea Clavin Fowles ’97, have four children and live in
Dallas, Texas. Jordan is practicing law at Fish and Richardson.
Michael E. Laub
’99 works in an architectural and engineering department for McDonald’s
Corporation. He and his wife, Megan Wilding Laub ’97, live in
Bryan G. Hepburn ’00 is pursuing a bachelor’s in computer
science at California State University, San Bernadino.
Hiller ’00 will be relocating to northern California in June 2006. Her
husband Joshua is a DDS and a captain in the Air Force.
Kara Lee Jacobs
Strate ’00 graduated from UVSC with a BS in Behavioral Science. She and
her husband Jayson live in Alberta, Canada, and are expecting their
Schwartz Tedjamulia ’01 lives in Springville, Utah, and is in her second
year of teaching fourth grade.
Amy Thomas Wilcox
’01 still plays trumpet in a jazz band. Her husband Matthew teaches
seminary at Provo High School. They have one daughter and live in
Spanish Fork, Utah.
Wade A. Williams
’01 is planning a residency for a degree in orthodontics and dentofacial
Ryan Gibson ’03
is working as an Account Executive for the Portland Trail Blazers in
season ticket sales.
L. ’04 and Alicia Geed Galbraith ’05 live in New York City. Chris works
as a financial analyst on Wall Street. Alicia is working on her master’s
degree and works at Cornell Medical Center.
Brock A. Mouser
’04 is a production manager in Columbia, Ohio.
Paul Jared Bishop
’05 is working at SEGA in Newark, Calif. He and his wife, Kristin
Godshall Bishop ’01, have one son.
Eric R. Burgan
’05 does tech support for Convergys. He plans to attend flight school in
Peterson ’05 is a non-fiction/fiction writer and is now working on a
book: The Teaching of the Gods.
Price ’05 has joined D.A. Davidson & Co. in Kennewick, Wash., as a
Emily A. Woods
’05 works as a substitute for Granite School District in Utah while
attending the University of Utah.
Emeritus Service Award Recipients Honored
The Fall 2005 Distinguished Emeritus Service Award Recipients were
honored at the biannual Emeritus Breakfast. The honorees, Irma Anderson
’60 and Claire W. Andrus ’48, have demonstrated outstanding
accomplishments and service and have continued to exemplify the “Spirit
Anderson ’60 retired from BYU–Idaho in 2002. She was a business teacher;
chairman of the Accounting and Business Information Department; and
chairman of the Division of Business. Irma played a role in the
establishment of the BYU Jerusalem Center. She recently served a term on
the Rexburg City Council.
W. Andrus ’48 was a dentist and a professor of dentistry. He served in
the U.S. Air Force, earning the rank of colonel. Clair and his wife Ruby
have served several missions together including the Zaire Kinshasa
Mission where he served as president. Claire has also served as a bishop
and stake patriarch.
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