Alumni Update May 2016

Michael Beaudoin (BA ’12) was appointed executive director of the Mariposa County Fire Safe Council.

Brittney (Conner BA ’07) Sanchez and husband Branden are worship leaders at Bread of Life Church in Fresno and have just released their first EP album. Their group is called Wellspring and their website is They are partnering with Whitney Bunker (BA ’08) and her non-profit organization City Without Orphans to donate $1 toward their organization for every album sold from the website.

Diana Cantu (MA ’06) received the Association of Mexican American Educators (AMAE) 2016 Educator of the Year Award at the organization's El Dia del Maestro banquet. She was recognized as an exemplary educator for promoting services to Latino students, above and beyond the call of duty.

Efrain Tovar (MA ’06) is now coordinator of information & technology services for Selma Unified School District.


Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations