Prescott College People Around the World

Featuring People and Accomplishments

Prescott College draws in and brings forth people with the most amazing stories and accomplishments! So meet some of them on these pages and take a peek at what they are doing out in the world and what inspiring stories they tell. 

Abram B. Fleishman

Adam's main focus has been on monitoring waterbird populations, both ... Learn more

Alan Weisman

Author and former faculty member Alan Weisman envisions a world in ... Learn more

Alumni Jesse King '75 and Lisa Capper '75

Jesse King and Lisa Capper met at Prescott College, married in 1975, ... Learn more

Angela Hawse

Angela received both her undergraduate degree in Outdoor Education ... Learn more

Angelica Brady

From the moment Angelica completed her Wilderness Orientation in ... Learn more

Angie Tomey

Alumna Angie Tomey co-owns a farm that serves 400 CSA members, runs a ... Learn more

Anne Sterling-Dorman

MBA Finance and Accounting, San Diego State University, 1978Since ... Learn more

Becky Ruffner

I have been a social activist all my adult life. Since I started the ... Learn more

Brendan Buzzard

MSc Conservation and Management, University of OxfordPlease ... Learn more

Britt Bailey

B.A. Psychology, Kenyon CollegeB.A. Fine Arts, Kenyon ... Learn more

Carianne Funicelli

I have an ongoing fascination with long-term saguaro demographic ... Learn more

Carl Mayhugh

Prescott College master’s student Carl Mayhugh was awarded a $10,000 ... Learn more

Chanti Smith

For my senior project I started a free holistic health clinic, the ... Learn more

Colin Khoury

After finishing his B.A. at Prescott College, Colin worked as a Crop ... Learn more

Dan and Sue Boyce

Alumni parents Dan and Sue Boyce share their personal perspective on ... Learn more

David Meeks

Several years ago David and his siblings visited the Prescott College ... Learn more

Dillon Metcalfe (Kelly Megan Stack Scholarship Recipient)

Kelly Megan Stack Scholar, Dillon Metcalfe finished high school ... Learn more

Doug Hulmes

M.S. Environmental Education and Administration, George Williams ... Learn more

Emily Rolando

Emily graduated with a B.A. in Psychology with an emphasis in ... Learn more

Erika DeLeo

As a Junior at Prescott College, Erika DeLeo created a video that led ... Learn more

Erin Conlen

Erin Conlen studied Sustainable Community Development at Prescott ... Learn more

Fiona Reid

I was fortunate enough to be given the opportunity to work for a local ... Learn more

Fred Harder

After earning my B.A., I started a career in a variety of capacities ... Learn more

Fred Kaplan

Fred credits "the mentor-pupil relationships that were the core of my ... Learn more

Fulton Wright

Former Faculty Member and College Trustee, Fulton Wright Looks to the ... Learn more

George Yen

A freighter ship from Yokohama, Japan called the Oriental Pearl ... Learn more

Gretchen Hoffman

Alumna Gretchen Hoffman works in Washington, D.C. for American ... Learn more

James McSweeney

Alumnus James McSweeney has worked with permaculture design and is ... Learn more

James Nez

James Nez, Esq. completed both the Limited Residency Undergraduate ... Learn more

Jeff Salz

M.S. Experiential Education, International CollegePh.D. Folk ... Learn more

Jenny LePage

Alumna Jenny LePage opened a massage therapy business using an ... Learn more

Jess Dods

MBA, The Thunderbird School (American Graduate School of ... Learn more

Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams ’08 of Tucson was awarded a Campus Ecology ... Learn more

John Flax

John has followed his instincts and reached for truth. His diverse ... Learn more

Jordan Kivitz

Jordan works with Center for Inspired Teaching in Washington D.C. ... Learn more

Josephine Arader

Josephine Arader, no doubt, took inspiration from her father ... Learn more

Josh Traeger

Josh came by the business of educating early, via his Prescott College ... Learn more

Julie Bondeson Endowed Scholarship

With the initial gift, two students will be awarded each year. ... Learn more

Katherine Cudney

Katherine Cudney, MA, created a social activist art project that uses ... Learn more

Katherine Minott

Although a college instructor for over 15 years, Katherine Minott has ... Learn more

Kent Gugler

I worked as a surveyor and carpenter through 1976 and owned and ... Learn more

Kim Langmaid

B.S. Biological Sciences, Colorado State University, 1989 Ph.D. ... Learn more

Kristi Edwards

Kristi Edwards and her husband, Dale, established a charitable gift ... Learn more

Kyle Piispanen

Alumnus Kyle Piispanen is working on his masters degree at Oregon ... Learn more

Lee Cohen

Lee Cohen has helped many people experience the joy of ... Learn more

Lee Stuart

Lee Stuart has stood on the front lines of climate research, fighting ... Learn more

Linda Edwards

M.S. Longwood UniversityM.B.A. The College of William and MaryB.A. ... Learn more

Marieke Slovin

"Give me for my friends and neighbors wild men, not tame ... Learn more

Matt Leonard

Matt has been involved in ecologically-oriented social movements ... Learn more


The diverse educational experience I received at Prescott College ... Learn more

Melanie Hardy

Alumna Melanie Hardy is now the lead farmer at the community farm, ... Learn more

Michael Byrd

As an undergraduate student I became involved with a local non-profit ... Learn more

Michael Shay '07

It’s a bakery-hot Prescott summer evening, but the Raven ... Learn more

Mike Senigo

Mike’s passion for helping others find joy in sports and the outdoors ... Learn more

Nickie Check

Alumna Nickie Check grows grapes for Caduceus Cellars, Merkin ... Learn more

Norman Treager

Norman L. Traeger was awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane ... Learn more

Raina Gentry

On viewing the textures and colors weaving through Raina Gentry’s ... Learn more

Ray Sprague

Alumnus Ray Sprague farms 60 acres in the Upper Connecticut River ... Learn more

Richard Ach

Prescott College Trustee, Richard Ach reflects on his time at ... Learn more

Shanti Rade

Alumna Shanti Rade contributes to the Prescott community by ... Learn more

Steven Mirsky

Alumnus Steven Mirsky received his M.S. and Ph.D. after graduating ... Learn more

Steven Winiarski

Stephen Winiarski started visiting Baja California’s sparkling ... Learn more

Suzannah Libby

Artist and educator Suzannah Libby loves children, play, art, and ... Learn more

Taryn Kennedy

Taryn continues her studies of Agroecology at UC Davis where she is ... Learn more

The Year of Arader

It can easily be said that 2013 was “The Year of Arader.” ... Learn more

Tiffany Rice Paine

Alumna Tiffany Rice Paine and her husband grow organic nursery ... Learn more

Tricia Goffena-Beyer

Former staff Member, Tricia Goffena-Beyer explains why she gives ... Learn more

Wanda Peters 1980

Do what you are passionate about, take the time to figure out what gives ... Learn more