Alumni Updates

[These updates are only as accurate as the information we receive. All TROY art + design alumni are encouraged to let us know of any changes of professional or academic status by clicking here.]
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2014

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Lauren Ansley Childs '14 is a graphic designer and photographer for ExploreMedia in Montgomery, Alabama, responsible for publications such as Potential Magazine, Know the Community, Montgomery Visitor's Guide, and more.

Rachel Goodson '14 is a prepress designer at Printswell in Pelham, Alabama.

Jade Randolph '14 is a digital print/customer service specialist at United Parcel Service in Troy, Alabama.

Kelsey Wilkes '14 is the front desk receptionist and graphic designer at Ideal Graphics in Troy, Alabama.

Stacy Hebert Long '14 is employed by Michael's in Jacksonville, Florida.

David Smith '14 is the creative service designer for the Troy Messenger in Troy, Alabama. David is also pursuant of a MFA in graphic design from Savannah College of Art and Design.

2013

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Chase McGowin '13 is a graphic designer for Off-Air Creative Services, CMT (Country Music Television) in Nashville, Tennessee.

Caitlin Franklin Ventiere '13 is owner/photographer for at Caitlin Ventiere Photography of Enterprise, Alabama.

Bora Kang '13 is a graphic designer for Incoco—a nail applique company based in New Jersey. Office location is in Manhattan, New York.

Bora Kang '13 is a graphic designer for Incoco—a nail applique company based in New Jersey. Office location is in Manhattan, New York.

Candace Turlington-Anslow '13 is a typesetter and designer for a stationery company in Birmingham, Alabama. Candace still creates artwork to sell.

Drew Chapman '13 is a graphic designer for Dothan Magazine of Dothan, Alabama.

Elizabeth Jenkins '13 is a graphic designer for Incoco—a nail applique company based in New Jersey. Office location is in Manhattan, New York.

Kaitlyn Franklin '13 is a graphic designer and photographer for Perfectly Imperfect of Troy, Alabama.

Jordan Hammond '13 is a graphic desiger for Incite Venture Capital in Dothan, Alabama..

Heather Marusiak '13 is a graduate of the MS in Education (Art). Heather currently works as an elementary art educator at Gray's Creek Elementary in Hope Mills, North Carolina.

Chanel Blake '13 is a junior graphic designer for Bell Media in Montgomery, Alabama.

Abbi Whitman Phillips '13 is a content manager for Medical Media USA located in Auburn, Alabama.

Amanda Riley '13 is a newspaper designer located in Excel, Alabama.

Josh Grimes '13 is a graphic designer for MacGregor Hodges Exhibition Solutions / Eagle Signs in Montgomery, Alabama.

Hillary Andrews '13 is a graphic designer for Cunningham Group of Montgomery, Alabama.

Mallory Mashburn '13 is an account manager at The Pointe in Troy, Alabama.

 

2012

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Holli Smith '12 is an iOS tech support advisor over chat for Apple. She still enjoys photography and art in her spare time. Holli resides in Portland, Oregon.

Jennifer Zalzal '12 is a freelance designer and principal for Jennifer Zalzal Designs serving clients from New York to Australia. Currently resides in Enterprise, Alabama.

Edward Fieder '12 is executive director of "The Faces of Diabetes" and a retoucher at an indie film lab located in Montgomery, Alabama.

Victoria Smith '12+'06 received undergraduate degree in 2006 and earned masters from TROY in 2012. Now is the art teacher at Russell County Middle School in Phenix City, Alabama.

Sarah Hutto '12 is a visual designer for ShareCare in Greater Atlanta, Georgia.

Jeremy Cote '12 is a designer and owner of Jeremy Cote Development where he does web development, web design, and web management. Jeremy currently resides in Seattle, Washington.

Ashley Justice '12 works at Outdoor Adventure Rafting as well as operates her own photo studio.

Devan Beitel '12 is a web application developer for Viva Health, Inc. in Birmingham, Alabama.

Whitlee Mullis '12 is a graphic designer for Weddings Etc. of Birmingham, Alabama.

 

2011

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Emily Smith Fennell '11 is a graphic design and multimedia specialist for Russell Lands on Lake Martin of Alexander City, Alabama.

Stephanie Broome '11 is an artist for RIOT Games in Los Angeles, California.

Ben Marsh '11 is a graphic artist for WIAT 42 News in Birmingham, Alabama.

Melissa Enfinger '11 is a designer and writer for Wise Business Plans as well as a freelance designer. Resides in Newville, Alabama.

Melissa Thompson Springis '11 is a caregiver and nursery worker a The Grace Place Church in Enterprise, Alabama. Melissa continues to do freelance graphic design work.

Seth Hunt '11 is a graphic designer for Erwin Penland Advertising in Greenville, South Carolina.

Tyler Snell '11 is an intrigue author at Harlequin and her first book (named Manhunt) is scheduled for release in 2015. www.trylerannesnell.com.

Joseph Melacon '11 is a graphics specialist for Columbus State University's University Relations, Columbus, Georgia.

Ding Chen '11 completed her DTI requirements at TROY and is now returning to her home university in China to complete her "dual" degrees.

Tyler Percy '11 is a partner and founder of (s.i.t) Simple in Theory Creative Strategies of Grand Junction, Colorado. Tyler is currently working remotely from Dallas, Texas.

Melanie Boyd '11 is currently working as a designer at a sign shop in Sylacauga, Alabama.

Sarah Chisenall '11 is employed by World Market and continues to do contract design work for companies such as CreateTwo Studios in Auburn, Alabama.

Kat Cline '11 is currently living and working in Mobile, Alabama.

Frank Grier '11 graduated with his masters degree from the University of Alabama and is now Director of Institutional Technology at Huntingdon College, Montgomery, Alabama.

Kellee Forte '11 is a photographer/designer for Portrait Innovations of Montgomery, Alabama.

Kim Hardy '11 is a freelance graphic designer located in Foley, Alabama.

Aaron Johnson '11 and Tyler Percy '11 are design entrepreneurs for S.I.T. (Simple in Theory) of Boulder, Colorado.

Xian Zeng '11 is graduated with his DTI degree and is now completing his architecture degree in the People's Republic of China.

Ryan McCullough '11 is currently doing freelance web design and development work from his home in Daleville, Alabama.

Angela Stadler '11 works in the photo department at Walgreens and is also the weekend dorm director at St. Bernard Prep School in Cullman, Alabama.

Donette McNair '11 after graduating in DTI, she is entering the United States Marine Corp.

Sandy Smith '11 has begun her own "portable" photography studio in Troy, Alabama.

Demond Arnold '11 is currently living and working in Troy, Alabama.

Matthew Ray '11 is employed by Eternal Inks of Troy, Alabama. He also continues doing freelance illustration and graphic design.

Stefani Slaughter '11 is a professional illustrator and recently worked as a intern at Sloss Furnace, Birmingham, Alabama.

Justin Walters '11 was accepted into and is attending law school at the University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi.

Xuanhao Zhang '11 is continuing his graphic design studies at Yunnan University in China. Once he graduates from YU he will confer degrees from Yunnan and Troy.

 

2010

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Jessica Henderson '10 is a event coordinator / layout specialist at Opelika-Auburn News in Opelika, Alabama.

Jessica Brooke Motley '11 is the owner and photographer of Jessica Motley Photography located in Baldwin County, Alabama. Jessica is also a stay-at-home Mom--raising her twins.

Jessica Waters Doughan '11 is the owner and photographer of Candid Charm located in Baldwin County, Alabama.

Caroline Hubbard '10 is a graphic designer for InMed Group which owns and manages rural hospitals and assisted livings. The company is located in Montgomery, Alabama.

Christina Marie Diaz '10 is owner/photographer at Christina Marie Photography and Design of Baltimore, Maryland.

Lori Moore '10 is a graphic designer for Vulcan Engineering in Birmingham, Alabama.

Meagan Howard '10 is an account manager for Speak! Creative of Memphis, Tennessee.

Kelley Gibson '10 is the graphic designer/Digital Media manager for Durden Outdoor Displays, Dothan, Alabama.

Freddie Pierce '10 is the Group Art Director and Branding Director at White Digital Media of San Diego, California.

Fletcher McKinney '10 is the graphic designer for the city of Foley, Alabama.

Scott Brown '10 does marketing and advertising for Tridelta Systems of Abbeville, Alabama.

Jennifer Clark '10 is a human resources administrator at CGI of Troy, Alabama.

David Howard '10, after spending a year studying with our partner institution at Halmstad University in Sweden, has graduated and is working as a designer in Europe.

Michele Paradise Mickwee '10 is employed by PrintsWell, Inc. of Pelham, Alabama.

Tom Mickwee '10 is the webmaster for Southeastern Tag and Label, Birmingham, Alabama.

Lori Moore '10 is a graphic designer for Venture Funding & Management, Dothan, Alabama.

Davina Tindol '10 is an arts educator at Northview High School of Dothan, Alabama.

Michael O'Keefe '10 is an advertising designer for The Southern Star, Ozark, Alabama.

Andi Fleming '10 is a communications specialist at Harvest Church, Dothan, Alabama.

Chris Prestridge '10 is a customer service representative at Pawn Express, Montgomery, Alabama.

Jehle Flowers '10 is a graphic designer for IKON of Faulkner University, Montgomery, Alabama.

Haley Odom '10 is a copy editor/page designer at The Gadsden Times, Gadsden, Alabama.

Bethany Bakane'10 received a graduate assistantship in art history at the University of Alabama Birmingham.

Tommy Stanton '10 is currently working at Exit Realty in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

Hannah Keel '10 is attending graduate school at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.

Brandon Cavell '10 is a graphic designer for McNider Creations in Mobile, Alabama.

Lyla Nelson '10 is utilizing her creativity in the food industry through food styling and point-of-purchase displays. Lyla works for a highly creative and regional grocer in Montgomery, Alabama.

Woonmi Ko '10 is a graphic designer for JASA Design Group of Atlanta, Georgia.

Jessica Snellgrove Motley '10 is employed by the City of Dothan and works with the Performing Arts Department.

 

2009

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Noel Beverly Parker '09 is a sales specialist at Hyundai HYSCO in Greenville, Alabama.

Van Gammon '09 is developing a graphic design and consulting agency in Dallas, Texas.

Christina Marie Diaz '09 is team developer at Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. in Baltimore, Maryland. She is also a freelance photographer and graphic designer.

Cherokee Jones Spivey '09 is the owner, photographer and designer for Cherokee Spivey Photography of Dothan, Alabama. She has a range of corporate and individual clients.

Perry Brown '09 is a graphic designer for Stamp Ideas of Montgomery, Alabama. Perry is also lead singer/musician for Fire Mountain.

Lesley Graham Watson '09 is the design director for Enrollment Advisors, Inc. of Birmingham, Alabama.

Traci Rood '09 is a graphic designer for the Dothan Eagle, Dothan, Alabama.

Blair Green Beard '09 is a graphic designer for Bell Media of Montgomery, Alabama.

Joe Lovitte '09 is employed as a marketing director by Xante, Mobile, Alabama.

Rob Drinkard '09 is a publication design specialist for Marketing and Communications of Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

April Watson '09 is an art educator for Oxford High School in Oxford, Alabama.

Molly Eubank '09 is employed by The Y-Not Shop of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Scott Achtemeier '09 is a combat videographer for the United States Marine Corps. He is temporarily stationed at Fort Meade, Maryland before transferring to an undisclosed destination.

Haley Dillard Hayes '09 is employed by TriState Graphics II LLC. Haley lives in Hartford, Alabama.

Kayla Boyd '09 is an arts educator at Enterprise City Schools.

Katia Dowdell '09 is employed by the Lee County Youth Development Center--in charge of the PLATO Lab, Auburn, Alabama.

Wade Clark '09 is employed at Joe McEachern Photography Alabama.

Polly Qualls '09 interned at the Troy-Pike Cultural Arts Center of Troy, Alabama.

Kelli Green '09 works at the Social Security Commission in Montgomery, Alabama.

Nicole Youkers Weld '09 is a creative entrepreneur designing custom printed materials called "funvites". She is based out of Birmingham, Alabama where she is also an artist for MailSouth.

 

2008

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Ashley Ezell '08 is a stay-at-home Mom and vice-president of online marketing for Castles and Crowns, Inc. Children's Clothing. Ashley is located in Mobile, Alabama.

Robert Owen '08 is currently working for a drilling company in North Dakota.

Benjamin Stone '08 is a designer for AngelTrax of Dothan, Alabama.

Jamie Sparacino '08 is senior graphic designer for the Shellby County Newspapers, Inc. SCN does newspaper and magazine pagination for seven operations across the Southeast.

Josh Barron '08 is a graphic artist for a screen-printing company in Dothan, Alabama. He has also joined the U. S. Army and will begin basic training shortly.

Richie Center '08 is a technical product engineer for Emdeon (Clinical Exchange Division) of Nashville, Tennessee.

Larry Ishman '08 works at Toyota Manufacturing in Lexington, Kentucky.

Walter Black '08 has set up a professional, ceramic art studio in Troy, Alabama. He is currently exhibiting regionally in juried exhibitions.

Kim Johnson '08 is employed as the Duplications Technician at Wallace Community College in Dothan, Alabama.

Keiichi Shibuya '08 is employed as a web designer for TeaLab, LLC. of Los Angeles, California.

John Fannin '08 is employed as a computer technician for Tallassee City Schools, Alabama.

Kimberly Trumbull '08 is a combat documentation publication specialist for the U.S. Army.

Amanda Wentzel '08 is currently in grad school in North Carolina. Concurrently, she is working as a designer for Replay Photos in Durham, North Carolina.

Stephanie Spurlock '08 is employed by Ruby Tuesday of Tempe, Arizona.

Denise Bradberry '08 is senior producer of WPMI, Local 15, in Mobile, Alabama. Denise minored in graphic design while at TROY.

 

2007

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Lacey Bassett '07 is employed as senior graphic designer at The Aspen Brands of Atlanta, Georgia.

Erin Hilburn '07 went on to earn a Masters in Arts Education at Montevallo. Now teaches native populations through "Teach for America" at Kamaile Academy in Hawaii.

Amber Fouts '07 graduated with an MFA in photography from Savannah College of Art and Design - Atlanta. She is the owner of Amber Fouts Photography and also freelance photo editor at CNN in Atlanta, Georgia.

Danny Leary '07 is a senior web designer at New Balance in St. Louis, Missouri.

Joe Ballreich '07 is a freelance designer (job.designs) working in Crestview, Florida.

Erin Clymer '07 is a graphic designer for the trendy design studio of Mighty Studio of San Antonio, Texas.

Ashley McNeil Ezell '07 is now the Senior Art Director at Airwind Creative in Mobile, Alabama.

Denise Bradberry '07 graphic design minor is now the Senior Producer, WPMI Local 15 in Mobile, Alabama.

Josh Yohn '07 is the communications web manager at Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

Kelly Seebeck Efstathiou '07 is the marketing director / designer at Vascular Associates, LLC of Panama City, Florida.

Sally Jones Wheeler '07 earned a graduate degree in Sports Fitness and Management at TROY. She is currently teaching graphic/digital design and coaching girls weightlifting and softball at Wakulla High School, Wakulla County, Florida.

Elizabeth Lakso '07 is an arts educator at Bob Jones High School in Madison, Alabama.

Quinterrya Swanson '07 is a video producer and cameraman at Studio 52, Troy, Alabama. "Que" also does freelance design work.

Tim Vawter '07 is a web/graphic designer in Columbia, Maryland.

Holly Keith '07 is employed as a graphic designer for the US Army of Fort Rucker, Alabama.

Robby Zimmermann '07 is a graphic designer for Intergraph of Huntsville, Alabama.

Stephanie Aplin '07 is now a graphic designer for the catalog department of Jeffers Pet Supply in Dothan, Alabama.

Willie Murphy '07 is employed as web administrator/graphic designer for the Alabama State Bar in Montgomery, Alabama.

Xiaolei Yin '07 graduated with a DTI degree from TROY and a dual Architecture degree from East China Jiaotong University in China. Xiaolei has now been accepted into the graduate architecture program at The Ohio State University.

Grant Johnson '07 is a web designer for Haverty of Atlanta, Georgia

Bo Bowron '07 is a photographer for Photography by Design in Leesburg, Georgia.

Amber Whitaker '07 is employed as an art teacher at Kermit-Johnson Elementary School near Birmingham, Alabama.

Erika Leigh Miller Holmes '07 is a product designer/stylist at Import Partners, Calera, Alabama.

Latasha Hatcher '07 is a senior web/graphic designer for ATT of Atlanta, Georgia.

Rebecca Fedor '07 is employed as a missionary for FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students) at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

Cassandra Davis '07 is a photographer for TROY University.

Melissa Redden '07 is working as an art educator for Troy Elementary School in Troy, Alabama.

Tory White '07 is working as the Web Coordinator for Troy University Dothan. He also does design for Image Agency and Dothan Magazine.

Stephanie Gunter Johnson '07 is owner of a wedding videography business in Robertsdale, Alabama.

Cody Roberts '07 is working as a web architect for CJ Advertising of Nashville, Tennessee.

Mai Derong '07 graduated with a DTI degree from TROY and a dual Architecture degree from his home university in China. He has now been accepted into the graduate architecture program at Auburn University.

Qing Huang '07 graduated with a DTI degree from TROY and a dual Architecture degree from his home university in China. He has now been accepted into the graduate landscape architecture program at Auburn University.

Charles Reinhartz '07 became an officer in the United States Army, has served overseas, and is now relocated near Houston, Texas.

 

2006

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Victoria Smith '06+'12 received undergraduate degree in 2006 and earned masters from TROY in 2012. Now is the art teacher at Russell County Middle School in Phenix City, Alabama.

Michelle Page '06 is owner and graphic designer for Silver Orchid specializing in custom decor, invitations, and announcements for special occasions.

Kerri Wesley '06 after being a studio artist for The Zimmerman Agency of Tallahassee, Florida, Kerry is now a customer service representative for ALFA insurance in Phenix City, Alabama.

Amie Lassan Harrington '06 worked for years at Photorama in Dothan, Alabama. She recently relocated to Holden, Maine.

Myra Miller '06 is the webmaster for Realty Executives of Enterprise, Alabama.

David Salmon '06 is employed as a graphic designer with Mspark of Birmingham, Alabama.

Kellie Newsome '06 is a traveling artist and teacher at Professional Artists, Prattville, Alabama.

Jessica D'Olive Merchant '06 is an art educator for Baldwin County Board of Education, Bay Minette, Alabama.

Dylan Parker '06 is employed as an IT Specialist in Alumni Affairs for Auburn University, concentrating on web development and various social media endeavors.

Cassandra Davis '06 is creative services studio manager and photographer for Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

Kenneth Glover '06 is working as a graphic designer for America's First Credit Union in Birmingham, Alabama.

Alison Perelli Beeson '06 is employed as the Director of Collections & Exhibitions at Wiregrass Museum of Art , Dothan, Alabama.

Brian Smith '06 is employed as a Senior Web Coordinator for Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

Warren Giles '06 is employed as a as a graphic designer for the Dothan Eagle in the Creative Services (Advertising Department), Dothan, Alabama.

Shannon Rogers Havranek '06 is employed as a graphic designer for LWT Communications of Montgomery, Alabama.

Amber Lumpkin Chancey '06 is Creative Director at Leaven Marketing, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.

Kenny Strahm '06 is employed as a graphic designer for Walker 360 of Montgomery, Alabama.

Sheetal Nangia Donahue '06 graduated from the International Relations Graduate Program at TROY University. Troy, Alabama. She now serves as marketing director for Sodexho at Troy University.

Stephanie Craig '04-06 was promoted to art director for Screenco Enterprises in Selma, Alabama.

 

2005

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Melissa Laroche Thrush '05 is Director of Customer Care at NetSource Technologies, a web design and website development company in Ocala, Florida.

Kami Lisenby '05 is a visual art and graphic design career tech teacher at Carroll High School in Ozark, Alabama. She is also a freelance illustrator and designer.

Jessica Richard Graña '05 is the associate editor of Dothan Magazine in Dothan, Alabama.

Sophia Richards Altomare '05 is a marketing production specialist for ASIS International in Alexandria, Virginia.

Hutch Segrest '08 is a financial sales specialist for Regions Bank of Montgomery, Alabama. Also, Hutch serves as head of advertising and marketing for Safety Construction and Supply.

Calvin Bell-Tharpe '05 completed his Masters in Educational Leadership/ Counseling at Troy University.

Simon Parducci '05 was hired as a layout/production specialist/web designer for the Tri-State Defender in Memphis, TN. Simon also freelances for Art Impact of Memphis.

Albert Dean '05 artist/painter working out of Ariton, Alabama. You can check out his current work at his website.

Casey Smith '05 graphic design/foreign language/ROTC graduate and served as a lieutenant in our armed forces and is in Iraq.

Gabrielle Seals James '05 is working as an art instructor at Robertsdale Elementary, Foley Elementary, and Swift Consolidatedl in Alabama. Gabrielle was elected to serve on the board of the Alabama Art Education Association and was included in Who's Who Among America's Teachers.

Andrea Pierce Anderson '05 is employed as a graphic designer for Fravert Services, Inc. of Birmingham, Alabama.

Ashley Johnson '05 is a photographer and designer for Jeffers in Dothan, Alabama.

Stephen Schmidt '05 is the Web Master for Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

Mandalyn Smith King '05 lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado and has been teaching art in school. She is currently applying for graduate school at George Mason University, Braddock, Virginia.

Scott Calvert '05 is production manager for Print Media, Inc. This is located in New York, New York.

Alexandra Senecal Miller '05 is a photographer at Alex Miller Photography in Enterprise, Alabama.

Michael Foster '05 is employed as a web architect for TROY University in Troy, AL.

Brandy Olmstead Brooks '05 earned her MFA from Savannah College of Art and Design and is now an instructor of Visual Effects and Motion Graphics at the Art Institute of San Antonio.

Wendy Huckabee Broyles '05 is the Coordinator for Compliance Records at Troy University, Troy, Alabama.

Erin Johnson Wingard '05 is a graphic designer for the Andalusia Star-News. She currently resides in Enterprise, Alabama.

Susan Chinberg '05 is employed as an elementary art instructor with Wright Mills Road Elementary School in Auburn, Alabama.

Stephanie Lane Jackson '05 has been promoted from webmaster/ illustrator to Chief Printing and Publications of the Department of Environmental Management for the State of Alabama, Montgomery, Alabama.

Travis Woodman '05 is Lead Graphic Designer/Marketing Coordinator with Onco Services/Prime Oncology, Atlanta, Georgia.

Jonathan Hoomes '05 is working as a graphic designer for Raycom Media of Montgomery, Alabama. He is responsible for managing the Robert Trent Jones web site.

Melissa Hartzog Marrow '05 is working as a graphic designer for the Montgomery Advertiser of Montgomery, Alabama.

Anna Marie Houston '05 works for the United Sates Navy and is located in Denver, Colorado.

 

2004

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Joe McIntosh '04 is deputy director of programs and services at Navigator Development Group. Joe creates interactive 3D content. NDG is located in Huntsville, Alabama.

Collin Magonigal '04 is working for the US Army Redstone Test Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

Carlyn Bowser Nichols '04 is an IT audit director in healthcare. Lives in Birmingham, Alabama. Carlyn received her MBA from Troy after her BS in DTI / Information Science.

Kevin Hanley '04 is lead programmer/designer for video game studio—KHAN Games. Specialy is Nintendo games. Resides in Crestview, Florida.

Courtnie Shelley Johnson '04 is the owner and designer of an invitation and calligraphy business called PoppyPedals. The business is located in Montgomery, Alabama.

Karl Bryant '04 is the marketing specialist and art director for the Alabama Public Health Department in Montgomery, Alabama.

Toni Lacy '04 is an arts educator for Prattville High School and also just completed her Masters in Art Education.

Steven Williams '04 is employed as a graphic designer for US Army of Fort Rucker, Alabama.

Jennifer Jones Ellis '04 is employed as an art teacher for Liberty Middle Schools in Madison, Alabama.

Johnnier Ramirez '04 earned his masters in Design & Media Management from Miami International University of Art and Design.

Cagatay Icden '04 is employed as a graphic designer for Sipahiler Tourizm in Istanbul, Turkey.

Sharee Fincher '04 is the art director for Compass Marketing in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

Troy Johnson '04 is now employed by Takeda Pharmaceuticals as a neuro-science sales specialist. Troy resides in Ozark, Alabama.

Connie Nall '04 is employed as an art teacher for Dauphin Junior High School in Enterprise, Alabama.

Patricia Snodgrass '04 was employed as a web designer at Square Root Interactive of Montgomery, Alabama.

Jayne Richards '04 is the principal and designer of CreativeXpansions Designs, Enterprise, Alabama.

Blake Branch '04 after graduating in DTI, continued with music studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. Blake is now a production artist at Ingram Content Group, La Vergne, Tennessee.

Tracey Chamberlin '04 is working as a Graphics Lead for the Multimedia Visual Information Service Center at Fort Rucker, Alabama.

Katie Johnston Frederick '04 is Creative Director for Bahama Bo's of Eclectic, Alabama..

Cathy Luangraj '04 is working for Roadway Express in Atlanta, Georgia.

Lizzette Lennon Crosson '04 is working for Christ Community Church in Jacksonville, Florida.

 

2003

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Dave Brown '03 is working as the Vice President of Technology Solutionsfor the Navigator Development Group, Inc. of Enterprise, Alabama.

Leigh Ann Hillabrand Farrior '03 is senior creative at Stamp Idea Group in Montgomery, Alabama.

Casey Williamson '03 is the art educator at Rudd Middle School of Pinson, Alabama. Casey also received her MA in art education from UAB in '08.

Kacey Edwards '03 is a jewelry maker/artist in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Amy Evans '03 is teaching art K-6 in Bethlehem, Georgia after earning her MA in Art Education from the University of Iowa.

Michael Culliver '03 is employed as a graphic designer for Budweiser Distribution of Troy, Alabama.

Rachel Vought '03 is working as a designer and composer for the Union Springs Herald in Union Springs, Alabama.

Morgan Thompson, '03 worked as an arts educator at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama.

Chris Cox '03 is working as a designer for O2 Ideas in Birmingham, Alabama.

Cassetta Hall '03 was chosen to rewrite the curriculum for the second grade Scott Foresman textbook. Cassetta continues to teach art at Smith Elementary, Clayton County, Georgia.

Kristen Hughes '03 is art director/designer for Hues Jewelry of Dothan, Alabama.

Elizabeth Brackin Boozer '03 is completed her graduate studies at Southwestern Theological Seminary in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Subsequently, she taught elementary art at Dallas ISD, Dallas, Texas.

Lindsay Herren Nicholls '03 is photographer and owner of Linzies Photography, Dothan, Alabama.

Laura Peterson '03 is working on her MFA degree from Scuola Internazionale di Grafica in Venice, Italy.

Amy C Neill '03 Logistic plans and Contengncy Operations
United States Air Force.

Collin Holder '03 is the assistant director at the Meridian Gallery in Thomasville, Georgia.

 

2002

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Justin Cox '02 is an Associate Creative Director for Leo Burnett in Chicago, Illinois.

Michael Todd Johnson '02 is the manager for an automation design company called Audio Insight in Huntsville, Alabama.

Izabel Szakal Galleria '02 has graduated with her masters in Art History and is working as an assistant curator for the Rubell Family Collection in Miami, FL.

Barry Dinkins '02 is working on his MFA degree in Visual Communications at the Academy of Art College in San Francisco, California.

Ronika Ford '03 is working as a designer for Network Communications of Lawrenceville, Georgia (just north of Atlanta).

Gayle Nelson '02 graduated with her Masters in Illustration from Syracuse University now serves is the Director of eCampus Operations at the TROY Extended Learning Center in Troy, Alabama.

Quinton McCaster '02 is a partner and producer for OFFTHEEDGE records, an independent record company in Greenville, Alabama. Quinton is also working as a graphic designer for CORSTONE Industries of Greenville, Alabama.

 

2001

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Andrew Batchelor '01 is a graphic artist for Jeffers in Dothan, Alabama. Andrew also has his own illustration/design studio—Batchelor Studios.

Lana Lolley '01 is a Software Engineer Technician for Alion Science and Technology Defense Operations Integration Sector/Strategic Operations Group CATI Simulation Operation in Daleville, Alabama

Brandon Berrey '01 is the Senior Artist/Illustrator for Outdoor Alabama of the Alabama State Conservation and Natural Resources Department, Montgomery, Alabama.

Emily Larson Uharriet '02 has her own design firm- Emily Larson Designs in San Francisco, California.

 

Graduated Prior to 2000

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Jason Gifford '99 is a creative director working out of Decatur, Georgia.

Amy A. Godwin '99 is the owner/designer at Village Floral of Auburn, Alabama.

Catherine Drowell Steele '98 art minor is now a food stylist with Oxmoor House, a division of Southern Progress Corporation. Resides in Mt. Olive, Alabama..

James Jabbar Andrews '97 is a Visual Information Specialist National Immunization Program Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia.

Carolyn Gayle Pyfrom '95 is an art instructor at Samuel S. Fleicher Art Memorial in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ms. Pyfrom went on to graduate from the Florence Academy of Art in Italy.

Greg Johnson '95 is Vice-President and Senior Staff Photographer, and Artists Representative for Leon Loard Oil Portraits of Montgomery, Alabama.

Pamela Smith '93 is the art instructor at Charles Henderson High School in Troy, Alabama.

Karen Jones Richardson '93 is a Psychotherapist/LPC at Southern Behavioral in Macon, Georgia. Karen pursued her masters degree subsequent to TROY.

Melinda Morgan Kellenberger '93 continues as an artist, designer and entrepreneur in Dothan, Alabama.

Lorrie Harris Chase '92 is the art instructor at Valley High School in Valley, Alabama.

Wanda Price '92 is hired as the new arts coordinator for the Orange Beach Art Center in Orange Beach, Alabama.

Phyl Brown '90 has been working as a sales executive in Seattle, Washington.

Brenda Keeton-Fariss '87 is the Visual Art director/Fine Art Department Chairperson/Art Club Advisor at Thomson Middle School in Thomson, Georgia.

Lori Sullivant is the Charles Henderson Middle School art teacher in Troy, Alabama.

Robin Barbaree '87 is an independent sales rep working out of Decatur, Georgia.

Sharron R. Baker '87 is the office receptionist and security at Chexar Networks in Cordele, Georgia.

Linda S. Colvin '86 is a retired arts educator now living in Wylie, Texas.

David Bruce Holmes '86 is an arts educator for Satsuma High School. David resides in Mobile, Alabama.

Darrell R. Hayes '84 is a graphic design instructor in the Atlanta Public Schools, Atlanta, Georgia.

Duane Paxson '80 earned his MFA from the University of Alabama '84 and is a professional sculptor with his studio in Athens, Georgia.

Larry 'Sergei' Shillabeer went on to graduate from the Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, with an MFA in sculpture and painting. His exhibitions in the United States have been primarily on the east coast. He has exhibited in conjunction with the United Nations and was exhibited solo at the National Academy of Arts and Sciences. Retired as an associate professor of art from TROY in 2005.

Marion Lynn Waters - Drain '79 works with the Art Wellness Program at Baptist South Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida.

Marie M. Griffin '79 is a jewelry artist and library page in Wheatridge, Colorado.

Jean B. Golson '78 is a vocational rehab counselor in Dothan, Alabama.

Linda J. Jackson '78 is a retired arts educator. After TROY, she earned a masters in Early Childhood Education. Linda now resides in Dothan, Alabama.

Barry Grimes '76-78 is a partner in the firm of agdesign company of Encinitas, California.

Timothy Weber '76 is the new director of the Appalachian Center for Craft, a satellite campus of Tennessee Tech University. Mr. Weber was formerly the director of visual arts, craft and media for the Tennessee Arts Commission.

Mary Clemmons Kelly '76 is currently residing in Bay Mintte, Alabama. Mary did further studies in Library Services.

Sandra Hicks Larson '75 is the gallery director for Stonehenge Gallery of Montgomery, Alabama..

Thomas R. Cason '74 is a commercial sponsorship manager at Hurlburt Field, Florida (an air force installation). Thomas resides in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

Al Becker '73 is a senior art director for Cunningham Group of Montgomery, Alabama.

Larry Strickland '73 is a professional artist and owner of Strickland Gallery of Florala, Alabama.

Phil Scarsbrook '73 is the Digital Imaging Manager for Capitol Filmworks of Montgomery, Alabama.

Rus Baxley '69-73 is a freelance photographer for Unconventional Photography of Montgomery, Alabama.

Philip Chambless '71 is jewelry artist working out of Grants, New Mexico.

Hope Brannon is an artist and director of the Art Quest School of Fine Art in Wetumpka, Alabama. 2003 National Art Educator of the Year by the National Art Education Association.

Albert Head '71 is the executive director of the Alabama State Council for the Arts in Montgomery, Alabama.

Randy Shoults '70 is the community arts program manager of the Alabama State Council for the Arts in Montgomery, Alabama.

Karin Murray is a painting/drawing professor at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia.

Leslie Gibson is a graphic design instructor at Enterprise-Ozark Community College in Enterprise, Alabama.

Anna Gayle (Helms) Murdock was an arts educator in Connecticut and Georgia for many years. Now she is a painter and volunteer in art communities of Destin, Florida and Helen, Georgia. After graduating from Troy she earned her masters at Connecticut State College and an Interior Design degree from the Art Institute of Atlanta.

Rachel Brooks earned her masters in art education. She is currently retired from Auburn University and resides in Enterprise, Alabama.

Phyllis Parker Horne '68 is chair of the fine arts department at Bayside Academy in Daphne, Alabama. Currently residing in Summerdale, Alabama.

Sharon Parrish Dasinger '65 is a retired educator. Sharon subsequently earned a Masters in Education and now resides in Gadsden, Alabama.

 

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