Alumni Profiles

  • Lani Tom takes photos at her event, "Become the Change."
    Lani Tons ’16

    Tons enrolled at ISU in fall 2012. With a lifelong passion for photography, Tons aimed to make it her career, but had to fight for her life to get there. Read More

  • Tushar Dayal ’09

    Tushar Dayal By Derek Clayton Trudging along in a snowstorm, rolling at 15 mph and fighting to stay on the road, Tushar Dayal had no… Read More

  • Jim smiles for the camera. He is wearing a blue shirt and has brown hair.
    Jim Watson ’73

    Jim Watson, '73 graduate and brand specialist at Hanson Watson Associates, shares how he gained advertising experience and continued his connection to Iowa State. Read More

  • Jim Grunig smiles for the camera. He is wearing a suit.
    James Grunig ‘64

    From receiving his bachelor’s degree in agricultural journalism to being awarded four honorary doctorates, James Grunig, ’64, credits much of his success to his undergraduate adviser at Iowa State, the late Carl Hamilton. Read More

  • Max Dible smiles for the camera. He is wearing a blue shirt and has black hair.
    Max Dible ’15

    Max Dible came to the Greenlee School as an untraditional student, in his late 20s and looking for a degree to stake a career. Read More

  • Lucas Droessler ’12

    Lucas Droessler, '12 Greenlee graduate and Director of Client Engagement at Look Listen Advertising, shares how he found his calling. Read More

  • Dean Berhow
    Dean Berhow-Goll ’14

    Dean Berhow-Goll Class: 2014, journalism and mass communication Then: The Iowa State Daily, KURE 88.5, SIR Magazine, ISUtv, Intern at 1500 ESPN in Minneapolis, Intern… 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

  • Emily Elveru, ‘13
    Emily Elveru ’13

    e Emily Elveru, ‘13 journalism and mass communication graduate. Emily Elveru first thought about her dream career while sitting in her freshman dorm room in… Read More