• Alumni Profile: Kathie Obradovich

    Kathie Obradovich is editor-in-chief for Iowa Capital Dispatch, part of a national not-for-profit news organization. She leads an experienced staff covering state news and politics and writes a weekly column. Since the Iowa site launched in January 2020, more than a dozen Iowa newspapers and news sites have begun regularly publishing Iowa Capital Dispatch content. Read More

  • Alumni Profile: Steve Walker

    Steve Walker graduated from Iowa State in 1984, launching his career as a broadcast journalist, television host and news producer. He has been a TV news anchor and reporter in San Diego, Seattle, Omaha as well as on national cable television based in New York. Read More

  • Perry smiles for the camera. He is wearing a suit with a red tie.
    Perry Beeman ’81

    While his work has taken him all over the world, '81 Greenlee graduate Perry Beeman recognizes Iowa State as a stepping stone in a prolific career. Read More

  • Veronica Fowler has long brown hair and is wearing an orange shirt.
    Veronica Lorson Fowler ’84

    Veronica Lorson Fowler, the communications director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa, shares her advice for current students. Read More

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    Brian Renaud ’87

    Brian Renaud By Jack Bluhm Advertising, journalism and public relations make up the trinity of majors at the Greenlee School. Brian Renaud has worked as… Read More

  • Greg Ahrens headshot
    Greg Ahrens ’91

    Greg Ahrens By Carly Reiser When he’s not adding to his collection of 1,200 beer cans or jamming out to Johnny Cash, Greg Ahrens spends… Read More

  • Kim (Bredar) Guthrie ’84

    Class:1984, journalism and mass communication Then: WOI-TV news anchor and morning news producer; Pi Beta Phi sorority member; student alumni ambassador; Campus Chest marketing director;… Read More

  • Dan Davenport, ‘84
    Dan Davenport ’84

    Dan Davenport, ‘84 agricultural journalism graduate. Dan Davenport bikes through midtown Manhattan to get to work. A crush of creativity, passion and desperation, that ride… Read More

  • Scott Fountain, ‘82
    Scott Fountain ’82

    Scott Fountain, ‘82 An icy breeze cut through Scott Fountain and his family as they made their way down Welch Avenue. Fountain was showing his… Read More

  • Joel Davis Dickman '88
    Joel Davis Dickman ’88

    Joel Davis Dickman ’88 Class: 1988; Journalism and Mass Communication Then: *owa State Daily* (reporter); R-31 (ISU cable news channel); WOI-TV (desk assistant, on-air reporting)… Read More