Alumni Profiles

  • Catherine Becker ‘06
    Catherine Becker ‘06

    Catherine Becker ‘06 When Catherine Becker began as an advertising student at Iowa State, she knew she wanted to work in media, but she did… Read More

  • Josh Blacksmith ‘11
    Josh Blacksmith ‘11

    Josh Blacksmith ‘11 For Josh Blacksmith, senior vice president/management director at FCB Global in Chicago and one of Direct Marketing News 2014 40 Under 40,… Read More

  • Andy Combites ‘96
    Andy Combites ‘96

    Andy Combites ‘96 Growing up in Illinois with a mother who was a former Hawkeye, 1996 Greenlee School graduate Andy Combites never expected to become… Read More

  • Adam Bormann ‘96
    Adam Bormann ‘96

    Working in the gaming industry may not be the most common career path for a Greenlee School graduate, but Adam Bormann has been able to… Read More

  • Paul Kluding ‘95
    Paul Kluding ‘95

    Paul Kluding lives 30 minutes away from the beach. His office is 20 minutes away. While Iowans are sledding, Kluding goes surfing while Iowans go… Read More

  • Rick Montgomery ‘82
    Rick Montgomery ‘82

    As you enter the Kansas City Star’s newsroom, take a right past the Octagon of Knowledge, (employees call it the “Ook,”) and through a maze… Read More

  • Carol Corning Hallquist ‘78
    Carol Corning Hallquist ‘78

    h“What would it take to feed every hungry child in Kansas City?” That’s the question Carol Hallquist and her team posed to Harvesters, a charitable… Read More

  • Kate Guess '04
    Kate Guess ’04

    gClass: 2004, Journalism and Mass Communications Then: PRSSA, Delta Zeta sorority Now: Director of Communication, [Vermeer Corporation]( In her own words: I am the Director… Read More

  • Rebecca Christian '74
    Rebecca Christian ’74

    Rebecca Christian ’74 Class: 1974, Journalism and Mass Communications Then: Ethos magazine* (editor); *Iowa State Daily* (feature writer) Now: Features Editor for Traditional Home magazine,… Read More

  • Christine Romans '93
    Christine Romans ’93

    Christine Romans ’93 Class: 1993, Journalism & Mass Communication; French Then: *Iowa State Daily* (“just about every job there at some point except for Sports… Read More