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Linfield Alumni Alumni Profiles

Linfield Alumni Profiles

We are 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 Alumni Relations.

Making a difference to families

Shannon Tait-Brester '01
Marriage and Family Therapist| Tait-Brester Therapy

"Linfield's environment and caring faculty helped me discover who I am and what I wanted to do with my life."

Creating healthy communities

Steven Eggert '10
Health Program Manager | Coast Community Health Center

"Nothing is more powerful than knowledge and because of Linfield, I know I can make a change."


Giving donors the opportunity to help fight Alzheimer's Disease

Amy Casterline '98
Major Gifts Officer| Alzheimer's Association

"Linfield challenged me to step up and make a difference while supporting me as I grew into myself."

Preparing to make a difference in the child welfare arena

Angelina Nilssen '14
Masters in Social Work Student| Arizona State University

"Graduating from such a small college prepared me to be a bigger voice in a larger society and has given me the strength to seek out justice."

Music major turned pediatrician

Catherine Nicholas '05
Pediatrician | Cook Children's Health Care

"I feel that I have been able to be a more engaging, empathetic doctor due to my liberal arts education. I would not trade my Linfield experience for the world!"

Transporting critical patients around the world

Katie Bomberger '06
Medical Operations Manager | Lifeguard Air Ambulance

"Going into grad school I couldn't believe how well prepared I was! You could definitely tell how the curriculum at Linfield stacked up to education from other institutions. "

Using languages a door opener for human resources

Christopher Royle '98
Director of Human Resources | Crane Aerospace and Electronics

"The language skills I obtained at Linfield have helped me immensely in my career. I studied both French and Spanish and have utilized these skills in multiple positions in my career as an HR professional."


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