Alumni Update April 2016

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Dave "Chewy" Trouten (BA ’86) is now the chairman of the General Education Division at Kingswood University in Sussex, New Brunswick, Canada.

Walter Bergen (BA’81) was appointed as the national team leader for Canadian LifeLight Ministries of Winnipeg. In his new role, Walter is responsible for leadership and oversight of Scripture and Christian literature distribution. A Canadian non-profit ministry, CLLM provides Bibles and Christian literature to congregations for ministry to help them maximize their outreach and care for new believers.

Damien Capalare (MA ‘11) joined Paso Robles Joint Unified School District as principal. After receiving his administrative services credential at Fresno Pacific University, he began his administrative career in Central Unified School District at Steinbeck Elementary School, serving as guidance instructional advisor. Damien considers himself a family man above all else. He and wife Stormy have two sons, the older of whom attends transitional kindergarten in the district. Damien said he looks forward to the many challenges and celebrations ahead and hopes to be a fixture as an administrator in the district for years to come.





Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations