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.
Empowering young athletes to find success
John Broussard '03
Athletic Director | Murrieta Mesa High School
"Linfield helped shape my understanding that what you do will never be more important than why you do it."
Teaching anatomy and physiology at the college level
Kristen Oja '92
Instructor |Blue Mountain Community College
"Linfield prepared me to successfully complete my PhD and to secure a tenured teaching position in higher education "
Building a small business led to coaching others to reach their goals
Jill Verboort '03
Owner | State Farm Insurance
"Learning about different cultures, being forced out of my comfort zone, and figuring out how to communicate with people of all ages, races, etc. has helped me to be an excellent communicator. Communication is key in my role as a business owner, manager of my team, and leader in my community. "
Embracing life after overcoming a traumatic brain injury
Sylvia Rendon '87
Special education teacher| Vancouver School District
"I was the first person in my family to graduate from college so I am incredibly grateful for the many opportunities Linfield provided."
Creating stories with purpose and soul
Jordan Delapoer '04
Co-owner and brand strategy manager| North
"The two best tools I picked up at Linfield were the ability to form a sharp point of view and the ability to articulate it."
Helping athletes reach their full potential
Mikey Arkans '17
Director of Sport Division | FlowDyn Sports
"Linfield's football program prepared me best when it came to taking initiative and working as a leader."