37 Notable alumni of
Baldwin Wallace University

Baldwin Wallace University is 1327th in the world, 474th in North America, and 446th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 37 notable alumni from Baldwin Wallace University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Ciara Renée

    Ciara Renée
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Enrolled in Baldwin Wallace University
    In 2013 studied musical theater
    Occupations
    actorstage actortelevision actormusician
    Biography

    Ciara Renée Harper is an American actress and musician. She is best known for her roles on Broadway as The Witch in Big Fish, the Leading Player in Pippin, and Elsa in Frozen. She played Esmeralda in The Hunchback of Notre Dame at Paper Mill Playhouse and La Jolla Playhouse. She starred as Kendra Saunders / Hawkgirl in the CW series DC's Legends of Tomorrow, a spin-off of Arrow and The Flash. Her vocal type is mezzo-soprano.

  2. Jim Tressel

    Jim Tressel
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coach
    Biography

    James Patrick Tressel is an American college football coach and university administrator who is currently the president of Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio. Before becoming an administrator, Tressel was the head football coach of the Youngstown State Penguins and later the Ohio State Buckeyes in a career that spanned from 1986 until 2010. Tressel's teams earned several national championships during the course of his career, earning him numerous accolades.

  3. David Ferrie

    David Ferrie
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1918-1967 (aged 49)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilot
    Biography

    David William Ferrie was an American pilot who was alleged by New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison to have been involved in a conspiracy to assassinate President John F. Kennedy. Garrison also alleged that Ferrie knew Lee Harvey Oswald. Ferrie denied any involvement in a conspiracy and said he never knew Oswald.

  4. Claudia Jordan

    Claudia Jordan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Claudia Angela Jordan is an American talk show host, actress, model, businesswoman and reality television and radio personality. She is known for appearing as a model on the U.S. version of Deal or No Deal and The Price Is Right, and for competing on seasons 2 and 6 of Celebrity Apprentice. Jordan appeared on the Bravo reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta for its seventh season.

  5. Amber Lee Connors

    Amber Lee Connors
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    writervoice actorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Amber Lee Connors is an American voice actress who has provided voices for English dubbed Japanese anime and video games. She is known for her roles as Nozomi Kaminashi from Keijo!!!!!!!!, Miki Kawai from A Silent Voice, Takami Karibuchi from Brave Witches, Juri Yukawa from Kokkoku: Moment by Moment, Esther Rosenthal from A Certain Scientific Accelerator, Yuri Shiraki from Lord of Vermilion: The Crimson King, Mai Kawakami from Myriad Colors Phantom World, Akagi from Azur Lane, Ooi from Kancolle, Ayano Hanasaki from Hanebado!, Pieck from Attack on Titan, Megakaryocyte from Cells at Work and Mei Aihara from Citrus.

  6. James Lawson

    James Lawson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1928-.. (age 94)
    Occupations
    pastorhuman rights activistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    James Morris Lawson Jr. is an American activist and university professor. He was a leading theoretician and tactician of nonviolence within the Civil Rights Movement. During the 1960s, he served as a mentor to the Nashville Student Movement and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. He was expelled from Vanderbilt University for his civil rights activism in 1960, and later served as a pastor in Los Angeles for 25 years.

  7. Colton Ryan

    Colton Ryan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    film actoractorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Colton Ryan is an American actor and singer. He is known for his performance as Connor Murphy, a role in which he understudied in the Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen and reprised in the 2021 film adaptation. He is also known for playing Gene Laine in Girl from the North Country, the recurring role as J.J. Eakins on the Showtime series Homeland and the main role of Samuel on the Apple TV+ series Little Voice. Ryan currently stars in the Hulu miniseries (which is based on true events), The Girl From Plainville (2022), as Conrad Roy.

  8. Bud Collins

    Bud Collins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1929-2016 (aged 87)
    Enrolled in Baldwin Wallace University
    Studied in 1951
    Occupations
    tennis coachwriterjournalisttennis playersports journalist
    Biography

    Arthur Worth "Bud" Collins Jr. was an American journalist and television sportscaster, best known for his tennis commentary. Collins was married to photographer Anita Ruthling Klaussen.

  9. Harrison Dillard

    Harrison Dillard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1923-2019 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    sprinterathletics competitor
    Biography

    William Harrison "Bones" Dillard was an American track and field athlete, who is the only male in the history of the Olympic Games to win gold in both the 100 meter (sprints) and the 110 meter hurdles, making him the “World’s Fastest Man” in 1948 and the “World’s Fastest Hurdler” in 1952.

  10. George William Norris

    George William Norris
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1861-1944 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    George William Norris was an American politician from the state of Nebraska in the Midwestern United States. He served five terms in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican, from 1903 until 1913, and five terms in the United States Senate, from 1913 until 1943. He served four terms as a Republican and his final term as an independent. Norris was defeated for re-election in 1942.

  11. Kshitij Thakur

    Kshitij Thakur
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kshitij Thakur is an Indian politician. He currently holds the office of Member of Legislative Assembly for the constituency of Nala Sopara in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is the son of Hitendra Thakur, four times MLA from Vasai. He belongs to the Bahujan Vikas Aghadi party which has a strong base in the region of Vasai and Virar in Palghar district of Maharashtra.

  12. Peter V. Neffenger

    Peter V. Neffenger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Baldwin Wallace University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Peter Vance Neffenger is a United States Coast Guard Admiral and public servant who served as Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration from July 2015 to January 20, 2017.

  13. Scott Shafer

    Scott Shafer
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Scott Shafer is an American football coach and former player. He currently serves as the defensive coordinator for the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders. He previously served as the head coach at Syracuse University until November 2015. He was a high school and college quarterback in Ohio at Riverside High School, Ohio University, and Baldwin-Wallace College. He has held various positions including defensive coordinator, assistant head coach, and secondary coach at major universities such as the University of Rhode Island, Northern Illinois University, the University of Illinois, Western Michigan University, Stanford University, University of Michigan, and Syracuse University. He was officially named the head coach of Syracuse on January 9, 2013.

  14. Robert F. Overmyer

    Robert F. Overmyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-1996 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotmilitary officerastronautaerospace engineer
    Biography

    Colonel Robert Franklyn "Bob" Overmyer was an American test pilot, naval aviator, aeronautical engineer, physicist, United States Marine Corps officer, and USAF/NASA astronaut. Overmyer was selected by the Air Force as an astronaut for its Manned Orbiting Laboratory in 1966. Upon cancellation of the program in 1969, he became a NASA astronaut and served support crew duties for the Apollo program, Skylab program, and Apollo-Soyuz Test Project. In 1976, he was assigned to the Space Shuttle program and flew as pilot on STS-5 in 1982 and as commander on STS-51-B in 1985. He was selected as a lead investigator into the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster in 1986, retiring from NASA that same year. A decade later, Overmyer died while testing the Cirrus VK-30 homebuilt aircraft.

  15. Matt Underwood

    Matt Underwood
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    sports journalist
    Biography

    Matt Underwood is an American sportscaster currently serving as the television play-by-play announcer for the Cleveland Guardians of Major League Baseball (MLB).

  16. Curt Miller

    Curt Miller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    basketball coachhead coach
    Biography

    Curt Miller is an American basketball coach, currently the head coach of the Connecticut Sun of the WNBA. He previously served as the head coach at Bowling Green State University from 2001–2012 and Indiana University from 2012–2014, and spent one season as an assistant to Brian Agler with the Los Angeles Sparks.

  17. Kyle Boddy

    Kyle Boddy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    athlete
    Biography

    Kyle Boddy is an American baseball pitching trainer and consultant. He is the founder and owner of the baseball performance training system Driveline Baseball, which uses a sabermetric approach to increase pitching velocity and improve conditioning. On September 17, 2021, it was announced that they "mutually agreed to no longer continue their professional relationship" with the Cincinnati Reds.

  18. Martin L. Sweeney

    Martin L. Sweeney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1885-1960 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpeace activistpolitician
    Biography

    Martin Leonard Sweeney, Sr., was a Democratic U.S. Representative from Ohio and the father of Robert E. Sweeney.

  19. Eugene N. Borza

    Eugene N. Borza
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2021 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    historian
    Biography

    Eugene N. Borza was a professor emeritus of ancient history at Pennsylvania State University, where he taught from 1964 until 1995.

  20. T. B. Walker

    T. B. Walker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1840-1928 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    lumbermanart collectorteacher
    Biography

    Thomas Barlow Walker was an American business magnate who acquired lumber in Minnesota and California and became an art collector. Walker founded the Minneapolis Public Library. He was among the ten wealthiest men in the world in 1923. He built two company towns, one of which his son sold to become part of what is today known as Sunkist. He is the founder and namesake of the Walker Art Center.

  21. Robert E. Sweeney

    Robert E. Sweeney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2007 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Robert E. Sweeney was a U.S. Representative from Ohio and a son of another former Representative, Martin L. Sweeney.

  22. Greg Quick

    Greg Quick
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    head coach
    Biography

    Phillip "Greg" Quick is the defensive line coach for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He is formerly a gridiron football player. Quick served as the head football coach at the University of Chicago (1989–1993), St. Norbert College (1994–1998), and Concord University (2003–2008), compiling a career college football record of 48–112. He has also served as the Director of Global Scouting for the CFL. In this capacity, he was responsible for attending combines held in different countries and identifying global players that could play in the CFL.

  23. Genevieve R. Cline

    Genevieve R. Cline
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1877-1959 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    judgelawyer
    Biography

    Genevieve Rose Cline was a Judge of the United States Customs Court and the first woman to serve in the United States federal judiciary, serving as an Article I federal judge.

  24. Mike Dovilla

    Mike Dovilla
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Michael D. Dovilla is a former member of the Ohio House of Representatives who represented the Seventh District from 2013 to 2016. Prior to redistricting, he was first elected to represent the Eighteenth District in 2010. He is a Republican.

  25. Elisha Scott Loomis

    Elisha Scott Loomis
    Years
    1852-1940 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    genealogistmathematician
    Biography

    Elisha Scott Loomis was an American teacher, mathematician, genealogist, writer and engineer.

  26. Nan Baker

    Nan Baker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nan Baker is a Republican politician. Formerly, she represented the 16th district as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives from 2009 to 2016.

  27. Mary Bigelow Ingham

    Mary Bigelow Ingham
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1832-1923 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Mary Bigelow Ingham was an American author, educator, and religious worker. Dedicated to teaching, missionary work, and temperance reform, she served as professor of French and belles-lettres in the Ohio Wesleyan College; presided over and addressed the first public meeting ever held in Cleveland conducted exclusively by religious women; co-founded the Western Reserve School of Design (later, Cleveland Institute of Art); and was a charter member of the order of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Ingham died in 1923.

  28. Harriet G. Walker

    Harriet G. Walker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1841-1917 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    medical administrator
    Biography

    Harriet Granger Hulet Walker was an American hospital administrator and leader in the temperance movement.

  29. Henderson Haverfield Carson

    Henderson Haverfield Carson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1893-1971 (aged 78)
    Enrolled in Baldwin Wallace University
    In 1919 graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    lawyerfacultypolitician
    Biography

    Henderson Haverfield Carson was a U.S. Representative from Ohio for two non-consecutive terms in the 1940s.

  30. William Woodburn Skiles

    William Woodburn Skiles
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1849-1904 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    William Woodburn Skiles was an American lawyer and politician who served as a U.S. Representative from Ohio from 1901 to 1904.

  31. William L. Fiesinger

    William L. Fiesinger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1877-1953 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    William Louis Fiesinger was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

  32. Amos R. Webber

    Amos R. Webber
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1852-1948 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Amos Richard Webber was an American lawyer and politician who served as a U.S. Representative from Ohio from 1904 to 1907.

  33. Charles O. Lobeck

    Charles O. Lobeck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1852-1920 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Charles Otto Lobeck was a Nebraska politician who served four terms as a United States Representative.

  34. J. Ford Laning

    J. Ford Laning
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1853-1941 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Jay Ford Laning was an American lawyer and politician who served as a one-term U.S. Representative from Ohio from 1907 to 1909.

  35. Miner G. Norton

    Miner G. Norton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1857-1926 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Miner Gibbs Norton was an American lawyer and politician who served one term as a U.S. Representative from Ohio from 1921 to 1923

  36. John M. Sheets

    John M. Sheets
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1854-1940 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    judgelawyer
    Biography

    John Marion Sheets was a Republican politician from the U.S. state of Ohio. He was Ohio Attorney General from 1900-1904.

  37. James Simester

    James Simester
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1871-1905 (aged 34)
    Enrolled in Baldwin Wallace University
    Graduated with Master of Arts
    Graduated with Doctor of Divinity
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    missionary
    Biography

    James Simester was an American Methodist missionary and educator to Foochow, China.