Life After Linfield

Departmental Alumni

Chemistry department graduates have an impressive record of successfully entering graduate programs, medical schools, pharmacy schools, and obtaining industrial positions. Since 2005, 86% of our majors have been admitted to a graduate program (in chemistry or a health related field). 

Check out the American Chemical Socieity's website - College To Career - for more ideas!

Class of 2017

  • Madison (Gladding) Monahan  - Chemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, University of Washington, Seattle WA
  • Sadie Grasle (chemistry/secondary education double major) - Field Instructor, Northwest Regional Education Service District, Portland OR
  • Alex Keyes  - Pharmacology Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • David Mason - Chemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ
  • John Remeto
  • Allison Smith -Chemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ
  • Shelby Vanaken

Class of 2016

  • Tanner Corrado - Chemical Engineering Graduate Student, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
  • Brenna (Stinson) Gomez -Veterinary School, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • Joseph Perryman - Chemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, University of California, Davis, Davis CA

Class of 2015

  • Evan Carlson - Precision Analytical, McMinnville OR
  • Caitlin Conlon
  • Malley Nason - Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) Fellow (2016)
  • Kevin Romero - Ph.D. Candidate, Organic Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Class of 2014

  • Kathryn Corp - Ph.D. Candidate, Physical Chemistry, University of Washington, Seattle WA
  • Jason Hight - McMinnville Water and Light
  • Sara Patty - R&D Chemical Technician, 3D Systems, Wilsonville OR
  • Yura Sim
  • Stephanie Stovall - Medical School, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland OR

Class of 2013

  • Andrew Carpenter - Ph. D. Candidate, Physical Chemistry, University of Oregon, Eugene OR
  • Amy Cunningham - University of Nevado, Reno (Ph.D. program - Physical Chemistry), Reno NV
  • Daniel Urness - Medical School, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland OR

Class of 2012

  • Joseph Mullen - HACCP Supervisor, Tyson Foods
  • Joell Reyes - Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, Seattle University, Seattle WA

Class of 2011

  • Yuhong Cao - Chemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. program, Stanford University, Stanford CA
  • Dr. Halee Hyatt -Associate Dentist, Bellingham, WA.  University of Washington D.D.S. 2015, Seattle, WA
  • Christopher Jenness - Biochemistry Graduate Student, Ph.D. Program, Rockefeller University, New York, NY

Class of 2010

  • Dr. Diane Morgan -Clinical Pharmacist, San Diego, CA.  Pharm. D. University of Southern California 2015, Los Angeles CA
  • Veronica Siller - Laboratory Coordinator, Linfield College, McMinnville OR
  • Dr. Dylan Sorber - Oregon Health & Science University D.M.D., 2014, Portland OR
  • Katie Sours -S.N.A.C.K. Coordinator, Physicians Medical Center, McMinnville, OR.  Masters of Public Health, Boston University 2013, Boston MA
  • Victoria Treadaway -Ph. D. Candidate, Chemical Oceanography, University of Rhode Island Chemical Oceanography, South Kingstown RI

Class of 2009

  • Daniel Creasy - University of Alaska, Fairbanks, B.S. Electrical Engineering, 2017, Fairbanks AK
  • Dr. Jeneva Foster - Instructor, Biochemistry, Oregon State University, Corvallis OR.  Ph.D. Biochemistry, University of Oregon, 2015, Eugene OR
  • Dr. Evan Hiles - Physical Therapist, Hilsboro OR. Doctor of Physical Therapy, Pacific University 2013, Forest Grove OR
  • Dr. Rachel Kaneta - Optometrist, United States Airforce.  Doctor of Optometry, University of California, Berkeley 2015, Berkeley CA
  • Dr. Janine Lee - Clinical Pharmacist.  PharmD. Oregon State University 2014, Corvallis OR
  • Dr. Jessica Petrovich - M.D.  Residency in Family Medicine, University of Utah.  M.D. Oregon Health and Sciences University 2017, Portland OR

Class of 2008

  • Dr. Caitlin Deane (chemistry/biology double major) -Editor, Springer Nature, Boston MA.  Ph.D. Biochemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2016, Urbana IL
  • Dr. Kevin Caple -Senior Process Development Engineer, Albermarle Corp., Baton Rouge LA.  Ph. D. Chemical Engineering, Oregon State University 2014, Corvallis OR
  • Dr. Veronica Janhunen - Pediatrician.  M.D. University of Nevada, Reno M.D., 2012 , Reno NV
  • Dr. Kelly Peng - Navel Medical Center, San Diego CA.  D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathy) Western University of Health Sciences, 2012, Pomona CA
  • Dr. Jeremy Whitney - Optometric Physician.  Doctor of Optometry, State University of New York 2014, New York NY
  • Marcia Willard -Retail Manager, Westport Winery, Aberdeen WA.  Master of Fine Arts, University of Cincinnati MFA 2012, Cincinnatti OH

Class of 2007

  • Dr. Ehow Chen - Customer Insights, Ambition Data LLC, Portland OR.  Ph.D. Physical Chemistry, Northwestern University 2012, Evanston IL
  • Dr. Lee Chiat Ch'ng -Intellectual Property Engineer, Singapore.  Ph.D. Chemistry,  University of Southern California Ph.D., 2013, Los Angeles CA
  • Randi (Duchemin) Marx - Senior Scientist, Product Development, Lonza Group, Bend OR.  Masters of Science, Molecular Biology, University of Oregon 2011, Eugene, OR
  • Cathy Pham - Research Assistant, Nunhems, Sacramento CA
  • Fan Shi -Strategic Analytics Director FCB Global, Chicago IL.  Masters of Science, Statistics, University of Chicago 2010, Chicago IL
  • Dr. Chinmayee Subban (chemistry/biology double major) - Scientist,Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley CA.  Ph.D. Materials Science, Cornell University 2011, Ithaca NY

Class of 2006

  • Dr. Hannah (Arntz) Hatley - Pharmacist, Burns OR.  Doctor of Pharmacy, Pacific University 2009, Forest Grove OR
  • Molly (Corbari) Lundy -
  • Theresa Crecelius - University of Washington (BS, Medical Technology)
  • Mujib Kamawal - Project Manager / Professional Engineer
  • Dr. Melissa Galloway - Assistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry, Lafayette College, Easton PA.  Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison 2011, Madison WI

Class of 2005

  • Verina Kranak -Studio Manager, TheaterLab, New York, NY. Masters of Science, Materials Science, Arizona State University M.S. 2012, Tempe AZ
  • Dr. Robert Osten - Pacific University (Pharm. D., 2011).
  • Dr. Becky (Price) Colman (chemistry/biology double major)- Postdoctoral Researcher, Universtiy of California, San Diego, SanDiego CA.  Ph.D. Biology and Molecular Biology, Northern Arizona University 2010, Flagstaff, AZ
  • Dr. Hilary Stricker - M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin 2009, Milwaukee WI