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.
Teaching English language and literature to non-English speakers
Dorisa "Star" Costello '01
Assistant Professor of English| Vilnius University
"Linfield College absolutely prepared me to live and work in a dynamic, multi-cultural environment where creativity and critical thinking are valued."
Teaching and coaching in China
Thomas Sybouts '80
Teacher | Dalian American International School
"Linfield gave me the tools for dealing with life. Linfield is not just a place for gaining knowledge, which it is, it is more than that."
Using social media to help children with cancer
Kelly Carmody '14
Digital Content and Media Specialist| Children's Cancer Association
"At Linfield, I learned to change whatever life throws at me to my advantage."
Fulfilling a lifelong dream of working in sports
Ashley Wellington-Fahey '08
Founder and CEO| The Relish
"I took all the general life and work skills that I had learned about teaching and applied them to my entry level role ."
Exploring technology's effect on the law
Jason Tashea '07
Writer and Lawyer| American Bar Association Journal
"Linfield cultivated my innate desire to explore the world around me."
Creating quality shoes with an international component
Scott Pinske '11
Production Analyst | Columbia Sportswear
"Linfield jump-started my desire to work in a field with an international reach, thanks in part to my Jan Term and semester abroad experiences."
Using her science knowledge to combat infertility
Amanda Moore '09
Andrology Lab Technician | Oregon Reproductive Medicine
"Linfield really helped me understand my communication style and how to interact with others that may communicate or learn in a much different style than my own."