Alumni Update June-July 2016

Adam Crowder (BA ’16) is employed at Focus Forward as a family support specialist.

Michael Duarte (MA ’11, MA ’08, BA ’05) was named Vice President of Marketing at Duarte & Associates. Duarte & Associates is a strategy insight, change movement, marketing agriculture firm. 

Ivan Paz (BA ’09) accepted a position with Fresno Metro Ministries as the Better Blackstone Project co-manager. He has completed seven years with InterVarsity as the Pink House co-director.

Melanie Cordova (BA ’10) is now communications coordinator at Cornell University.

Jared Christenson (BA ’02) is now an enrollment consultant at Ruffalo Noel Levitz.



David Avery (BA ’84) won a Grammy Award for his part in promoting the Best Reggae Album of 2015 by Morgan Heritage, a family band from Jamaica.

Joe Prince (BA ’77) was the subject of a feature story in the July 15, 2016, Sahuarita Sun




Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations