Successful Alumni

Former Commodores are spread throughout the world in professions such as doctors, lawers, administartors, teachers, basketball players, engineers, horse trainers, stock brokers, students, mothers and coaches just to name a few...

  • Tracie Albright Hogan (Bachelor of Arts-English); Recruiting Administrator, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, Attorneys, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Renee Allen Carter (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1993); Accounting Analyst Supervisor-Deutsche Bank, Antioch, Tenn.
  • Donna Atkinson (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1986); Information Center Senior Consultant-Trigon Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Virginia, Richmond, Va.
  • Kristen Becker (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1990); Assistant Basketball Coach-Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
  • Cathy Bender (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1982); Assistant Vice-President-Merrill Lynch & Company, Inc., Nashville, Tenn.
  • Rhonda Blades Brown (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1995); Professional Basketball Player, Turkey Christina
  • Blair Lubold (Bachelor of Science-Nursing, 1985); Pediatrician-Pediatric Associates, Indiana, Penn.
  • Karen Booker (Bachelor of Science, 1987); Empire Business Broker, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Kitty Boyte McKee (Bachelor of Arts, 1977); Attorney-Gracey, Ruth, Howard, Tate & Sowell, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Barbara Brackman Capobianco (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1985); Wife and Mother, Cumberland, Rhode Island
  • Aljeanette Bramlett (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1982); American Eagle Airlines, Pulaski, Tenn.
  • Kylee Brock Sandusky (Bachelor of Science-Elementary Education, 1986); Teacher, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
  • Harriet Brumfield (Bachelor of Arts & Science, 1985); Employed by the City of Tampa, Tampa, Fla.
  • Betty Caldwell Pollreis (Bachelor of Arts-Business Administration, 1978); English Teacher-Bentonville School District, Bentonville, Ark.
  • Maria Cardona Coulter (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1982); Wellness Instructor - Maryville Middle School, Maryville, Tenn.
  • Jacqueline Cowan Ransom (Bachelor of Engineering, 1986); Interior Decorator/Fashion Designer-Sew Unique, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
  • Jeanie Carroll Cox (Bachelor of Science-Psychology, 1990); Assistant to the Executive Pastor and Family Minister-Park Cities Presbyterian Church, Dallas, Texas
  • Dee Dee Cook Turner (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1984); Wife and mother, Winter Park, Florida
  • Mara Cunningham Perkins (Bachelor of Science, 1995; Masters of Education, 1997)-Membership Director at the Governoršs Golf Club, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Kelly Dougherty Stallworth (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1995)-Private Business, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Christine Dunn (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1992)-Pursing a PHD in Fine Arts
  • Cindy Freeman (Bachelor of Arts-Business & Psychology, 1982); Customer Marketing Logistics Manager-Procter & Gamble, Cinncinatti, Ohio
  • Heidi Gillingham Jackson (Bachelor of Arts, 1994); Long Beach, Miss.
  • Jill Goldberg (Bachelor of Arts-Economics, 1989); Vice President of Advanced Marketing and Technology-MatriDigm Corporation-San Francisco, Calif.
  • Angela Gorsica (Bachelor of Science-Engineering, 1997); Software Engineer, Ericsson - Durham, North Carolina
  • Nicole Hare (Bachelor of Science-Engineering, 1991); - Director of Sales - Automation Research Systems, East Point, Georgia
  • Na'Sheema Hillmon (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1998); Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jade Huntington Strohm (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1992; Masters of Education-Peabody, 1994); Assistant Basketball Coach - Utah Valley State College, Sandy, Utah
  • Katie Janky (Bachelor of Science, 1999); Pursuing Masters Degree at Vanderbilt - Intern in the Athletics Department, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Ginger Jared (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1996); Police Officer.
  • Shelley Jarrard (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1993); Assistant Basketball Coach - University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Delora Kennebrew Grantham (Bachelor of Science - History, 1980) - Assistant US Attorney, Chief, Civil Litigation Division, States Department of Justice, Savannah, Georgia
  • Michelle Kennedy (Bachelor of Arts - 1992) - Assistant Director of Athletics/Business, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Libby Kimery Crow (Bachelor of Science - Special Education, 1988) - Special Education Teacher, Harpeth High School, Nashville, Tenn.; Owner of Daltonšs Grill in Bellevue, Tenn.
  • Lisa King (Bachelor of Science - Peabody, 1992) - Teacher and Coach, San Antonio, Texas
  • Lori King (Bachelor of Science - Peabody, 1992) - Teacher and Coach, San Antonio, Texas
  • Misty Lamb Thompson (Bachelor of Science-Elementary Education, 1993); Teacher and Coach, Community High School, Unionville, Tenn.
  • Teresa Lawrence Phillips (Bachelor of Arts, 1977); Athletics Administrator - Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Julie Lewis Podany (Bachelor of Arts-Communications, 1986); Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
  • Danielle Louis (Bachelor of Science-Education, 1998); Teacher, Richmond, Va.
  • Sarah Mannes (Bachelor of Science-Human and Organization Development, 1992); Completing a three-year Master of Architecture degree at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
  • Nicole Marcelli (Bachelor of Science-Physical Education, 1989); Director of Physical Therapy-Pharmaceutical Health Care, Charleston, SC
  • Ann Morrow (Bachelor of Arts & Science-Sociology, 1980); Thoroughbred Race Horse Trainer, Chester, West Virginia
  • Sarah Nichols Hutchison (Bachelor of Science-Nursing, 1984); - Trauma Center Manager - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Beth Ostendorf (Bachelor of Science, 1999); Pursuing Masters Degree at Vanderbilt) - Intern in the Athletics Department, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Lisa Ostrom (Bachelor of Science, 1998); Pursuing Masters of Education at Vanderbilt - Assistant Kindergarten Teacher, University School, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Michelle Palmisano (Bachelor of Engineering, 1997); Second Year Ph.D. candidate in Bioengineering at University of California San Diego; Member of the US Triathlon Team
  • Carolyn Peck (Bachelor of Arts, 1990); Head Coach and General Manager - WNBA Orlando Miracle, Orlando, Fla.
  • Julie Powell (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1994); Pursuing Master's Degree at Manderson Graduate School of Business, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
  • Paige Redman (Bachelor of Science, 1999); Pursuing a Masters Degree at Vanderbilt - Intern in the Athletics Department, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Nettie Respondek (Bachelor of Science, 1998); Pursuing a Masters Degree at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Wendy Scholtens Wood (Bachelor of Arts & Science-Economics, 1991); Attorney - Barber, McCaskill, Jones & Hale, P.A., Little Rock, Ark.
  • Renae Sallquist Fikse (Bachelor of Arts-Psychology, 1990); Sales Associate - AFLAC, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Sheri Sam (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1996); Professional Basketball Player, WNBA Miami Sol, Miami, Fla. and professional league in Turkey
  • Lesley Smith (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1994); Teacher and Basketball Coach - Farragut High School, Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Patsy Smith (Bachelor of Science-Peabody, 1988); Business Consultant, Marietta, Ga.
  • Margaret Stigaard McKenzie (Bachelor of Arts-East Asian Studies, 1986); Teacher - Campbell High School, Powder Springs, Georgia
  • Dana Turner Reece (Bachelor of Science-Communications, 1986); - Public Relations Consultant, Hendersonville, Tenn.
  • Meg Turner (Bachelor of Science-Special Education & Human Development, 1985); Upward Bound Program Director - Mars Hill College, Asheville, North Carolina
  • Dana Winbush (Bachelor of Science-1997); Sales Representative-Marconi Communications, Hendersonville, Tenn.



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