Linfield College is very proud of our alumni and the impact they have on their communities. Below are profiles of a few of the over 25,000 people that call themselves alumni of Linfield College. Would you like to be featured as an Alumni Profile? If so, fill out the Alumni Career Path form, and you will be contacted by a member from the Office of Institutional Advancement.
Ryan Jones '07
Special Assistant to the Spokesperson
U.S. Department of State
"I thrived in the small campus, where I was able to connect with people whose backgrounds and beliefs were vastly different from what I'd previously known."
Katie Paysinger '11
So You Think You Can Dance
"Linfield fostered a sense of creativity and efficiency that I use on a daily basis working in television, and I am always proud to tell people where I came from."
Benjamin Pappas '04
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer – Equity Capital Markets
D.A. Davidson & Co
"The facts and figures that I learned during my time at Linfield aren't used every day in my current role (though many are), but the thought processes my professors provided form the foundation of my approach to difficult problems."
Jeanine (Ishii) Crider '03
Director of Planned Gifts
Peninsula Open Space Trust
"After a relatively easy high school experience, I was challenged at Linfield - I studied hard and thrived!"
Shamsul Mohamud Nor '86
"The core subjects and curriculum at Linfield were well rounded and that provided sufficient understanding managing human needs and care as much as technical knowhow."
Lural (Dod) Ramirez '01
Escuela and Colegio Futuro Verde
"At Linfield I thrived in the small classes, via personal relationships with my professors and through participation in Linfield's volleyball team."
Wesley Mitchell '09
"One of the big benefits of attending Linfield and what really helped prepare me for my career were all of the extracurricular opportunities."
Jane Kucera '81
"Linfield's degree and the spirit of my professors lead me to pursue a career in chemical engineering."
Josh Johnson '04
"Linfield prepared me to be a leader and an active participant at work and in my personal life."
Phoebe (Hostick) Ebright '02
Director of Development
Junior Achievement of Oregon & SW Washington
"As a first generation college student, Linfield gave me the confidence and competence to succeed in my post-college adult life."