Jackson Danger Brown

Jackson Danger on December 10, 2016 to Kristi Ingle 97 and Matthew Brown

Connor Steven Galloway

Connor Steven on December 11, 2016 to Meghan (Miller) 06 and Tristan Galloway 06

Joshua Dale Fleming

Joshua Dale on May 30, 2017 to Molly (Bales) 04 and Robert Fleming , joining Elizabeth and Emma

Levi M.H. Johnston

Levi M.H. on July 17, 2017 to Malia Keene 01 and Shane Johnston , joining Noah and Micah

Kellen Bryan Ellestad

Kellen Bryan on October 9, 2017 to Amanda and Andrew Ellestad 08, joining Kylan

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Kristi and Matthew Brown

Kristi Ingle 97 and Matthew Brown on February 14, 2016 in Issaquah, WA

Elizabeth "Liz" and Kevin Snell

Elizabeth "Liz" (Ellis) Cushman 96 and Kevin Snell on November 10, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho

In Memory

Alice Wetmore --
on January 29, 2018 in Olathe, Kansas

Larue Miller Born -30-
on January 10, 2018 in Sequim, WA

Eileen Reeves Wheeler -36-
on August 29, 2017 in Toutle, Washington

Grace Yoder Woodbeck -44-
on November 10, 2017 in Battle Ground, Washington

Grace Yoder Woodbeck -44-
on November 10, 2017 in Battle Ground, WA

Howard Zink -46-
on February 15, 2018 in Eugene, OR

Marvin Kissee -47-
on January 21, 2018 in Boise, Idaho

Maxine Fritz -48-
on January 17, 2018 in Oregon City, Oregon

Harlan Mills -51-
on January 7, 2018 in Prosser, Washington

Patricia (Lasater) Bolerjack -51-
on February 1, 2018 in Yukon, Oklahoma

Earl Embree -52-
on February 27, 2018 in Yakima, WA (Death Date Unknown)

Doris (Mahl) Jessee -52-
on March 5, 2017 in Rocklin, California

Melvin Laws -53-
on October 28, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho

Fred Edwards Jr -53-
on November 19, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho

Edwin Wallace "Bud" Wheeler -54-
on December 10, 2017 in Vancouver, WA 98661

George Ferguson -56-
on August 12, 2017 in Pulaski, Tennessee

Milton "Mick" Dean -56-
on January 10, 2018 in Eugene, Oregon

Quincy Angier -56-
on December 2, 2017 in Portland, Oregon

Joy Michel -56-
on January 21, 2018 in Bloomington, Minnesota

Ellis Miller -57-
on October 3, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho

Gwen (Kalbfleisch) Nettleton -61-
on June 12, 2017 in Boise, Idaho

Carroll Carlson -65-
on November 27, 2017 in Anacortes, Washington

Jesse Embree -67-
on February 27, 2018 in Forest Grove, OR (Death Date Unknown)

Lester Chambers -68-
on January 26, 2018 in Statesville, North Carolina

Vernon Carpenter -70-
on October 2, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho

William Moore -71-
on January 14, 2018 in Emmett, Idaho

Jeff Hanway -84-
on March 9, 2018 in McLean, WA

Paul Emerson -86-
on December 30, 2017 in Nampa, Idaho


Kevin Bauder -81- Kevin & Peggy (Whaley) Bauder are living in beautiful Oceanside, CA where Kevin is the president of the church counsel at San Marcos Lutheran Church.

Brint Montgomery -89- Has been named as full time Director of Southern Nazarene University's Veterans Educational Transition Success (VETS) Center for Excellence in Bethany, Oklahoma. He has taught at SNU in the Philosophy department within the School of Theology and Ministry for 22 years. He still enjoys offering the occasional Philosophy class to perplexed students.

Amanda Cooper -04- I was selected to serve as the Disability Integration Advisor for FEMA's elite Incident Management Assistance Team in January 2017. From August to November 2017, I led the response and recovery for people with disabilities during Hurricane Harvey.

Ben Forrest -05- In the past 9 months, I've taken a new position as Associate Dean at Liberty University, and I've had two co-authored books published "Surviving and Thriving in Seminary: An Academic and Spiritual Handbook" (Lexham Press, 2017), and "Good Arguments: Making Your Case in Writing and Public Speaking" (Baker Academic, 2017), as well as a co-edited text "Biblical Leadership: Theology for the Everyday Leader" (Kregel, 2017).

Tristan Galloway -06- Tristan Galloway (2006), Greg Galloway (1976), Barb Galloway (1980), Tyler Layne (2006) and Melanie Layne (2005), all NNU alums, recently attended a dental mission trip to Guatemala.

Charlene Robertson -13- I have accepted a new position as the Director of Accounting Services at the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). The vision of ANTHC is to ensure that Alaska Natives are the healthiest people in the world. I look forward to serving the Alaska Native population.