75 Notable alumni of
Ball State University

Ball State University is 717th in the world, 268th in North America, and 248th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 75 notable alumni from Ball State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. David Letterman

    David Letterman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    writerweather presenteractortelevision producerjournalist
    Biography

    David Michael Letterman is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted late night television talk shows for 33 years, beginning with the February 1, 1982, debut of Late Night with David Letterman on NBC, and ending with the May 20, 2015, broadcast of Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. In total, Letterman hosted 6,080 episodes of Late Night and Late Show, surpassing his friend and mentor Johnny Carson as the longest-serving late night talk show host in American television history. In 1996, Letterman was ranked 45th on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time. In 2002, The Late Show with David Letterman was ranked seventh on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time.

  2. Doug Jones

    Doug Jones
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    film actoractorcontortionisttelevision actor
    Biography

    Doug Jones is an American actor, contortionist, and mime artist. He is best known for portraying non-human creatures, usually via heavy make-up and visual effects. He has most notably collaborated with acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, appearing in the films Mimic (1997), Hellboy (2004), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), Crimson Peak (2015), and The Shape of Water (2017).

  3. Stedman Graham

    Stedman Graham
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    writerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Stedman Graham is an American educator, author, businessman, and public speaker. He is the long-term partner of Oprah Winfrey.

  4. John Schnatter

    John Schnatter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    John Hampton Schnatter, nicknamed commercially as Papa John, is an American entrepreneur who founded the Papa John's pizza restaurant chain in 1984. Schnatter started the business in the back of his father's tavern after selling his car and using the proceeds to purchase used restaurant equipment. As of 2017, his net worth was more than $1 billion.

  5. Joyce DeWitt

    Joyce DeWitt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    stage actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Joyce Anne DeWitt is an American actress and comedian known for playing Janet Wood on the ABC sitcom Three's Company from 1977 to 1984.

  6. Kim Sun-a

    Kim Sun-a
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Kim Sun-a is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her titular role as Kim Sam-soon in the popular television series My Lovely Sam Soon (2005). Other notable series include City Hall (2009), Scent of a Woman (2011),The Lady in Dignity (2017), Should We Kiss First? (2018), Children of Nobody (2018) and Secret Boutique (2019).

  7. Jim Davis

    Jim Davis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    television producercomics artistfilm directorcartoonistscreenwriter
    Biography

    James Robert Davis is an American cartoonist, television writer, television producer, screenwriter, and film producer. He is best known as the creator of the comic strips Garfield and U.S. Acres. Published since 1978, Garfield is one of the world's most widely syndicated comic strips. Davis's other comics work includes Tumbleweeds, Gnorm Gnat, and Mr. Potato Head.

  8. Brady Hoke

    Brady Hoke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coach
    Biography

    Brady Patrick Hoke is an American football coach in his second stint as the head coach at San Diego State University. He was the head coach at the University of Michigan from 2011 to 2014. He grew up in Ohio and attended Ball State University, where he played linebacker from 1977 to 1980. He began his coaching career in 1982 and held assistant coaching positions at Grand Valley State (1983), Western Michigan (1984–1986), Toledo (1987–1989), Oregon State (1989–1994), and Michigan (1995–2002).

  9. Angela Ahrendts

    Angela Ahrendts
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Ball State University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in marketing
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Angela Jean Ahrendts, DBE is an American businesswoman who was previously the senior vice president of retail at Apple Inc. She was the CEO of Burberry from 2006 to 2014. Ahrendts left Burberry to join Apple in 2014. Ahrendts was ranked 25th in Forbes' 2015 list of the most powerful women in the world, 9th most powerful woman in the U.K. in the BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour 100 Power List, and 29th in Fortune's 2014 list of the world's most powerful women in business. She was also a member of the UK's Prime Minister's business advisory council until it was disbanded in 2016.

  10. Amanda Carpenter

    Amanda Carpenter
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    writerjournalistbloggerspeechwriter
    Biography

    Amanda Carpenter is an American author, political advisor, and speechwriter. She is a former senior staffer to Senators Jim DeMint and Ted Cruz. She was a columnist for The Washington Times from 2009 to 2010 and regularly appears as a political contributor on CNN.

  11. Anthony Montgomery

    Anthony Montgomery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorsongwritersingermusician
    Biography

    Anthony Dwayne Montgomery is an American film and television actor, as well as graphic novelist. He is best known for his portrayal of Ensign Travis Mayweather on the UPN science fiction television series Star Trek: Enterprise (the fifth live-action series in the Star Trek franchise). Montgomery played Andre Maddox on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital from 2015 to 2019. He is the grandson of guitarist Wes Montgomery.

  12. Bill Wallace

    Bill Wallace
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Enrolled in Ball State University
    In 1971 graduated with bachelor's degree in physical education
    Occupations
    film actormartial artistkickboxerkaratekamissionary
    Biography

    William Louis Wallace is an American karateka and former professional kickboxer. He is known for his adept use of high-speed leg kicks, earning him the nickname "Superfoot." He was the Professional Karate Association (PKA) World Full-Contact Champion, and the Middleweight Kickboxing Champion for six years, retiring with a 23-0-0 record.

  13. Bonzi Wells

    Bonzi Wells
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Gawen DeAngelo "Bonzi" Wells is an American college basketball coach and former professional player who is the head coach of the LeMoyne-Owen Magicians men's basketball team. He played college basketball at Ball State University and was drafted in the 1998 NBA draft. In the NBA, Wells played for five teams from 1998 to 2008: the Portland Trail Blazers, Memphis Grizzlies, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets, and New Orleans Hornets.

  14. Willie Snead

    Willie Snead
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Willie Lee Snead IV is an American football wide receiver who is a free agent. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2014 and has been a member of the New Orleans Saints, Baltimore Ravens, and Las Vegas Raiders. He played college football at Ball State.

  15. Bryan Bullington

    Bryan Bullington
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Bryan Paul Bullington is an American former professional baseball pitcher. Bullington was the first overall selection in the 2002 Major League Baseball draft. In Major League Baseball (MLB), he has played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Cleveland Indians, Toronto Blue Jays, and Kansas City Royals. He has also played in Nippon Professional Baseball for the Hiroshima Carp and the Orix Buffaloes.

  16. Timothy Maude

    Timothy Maude
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-2001 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Timothy Joseph "Tim" Maude was a United States Army officer who was killed in the September 11 attacks at The Pentagon.

  17. Gloria Gaither

    Gloria Gaither
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    composeroratorwriterscreenwritersinger
    Biography

    Gloria Gaither is a Christian singer-songwriter, author, speaker, editor, and academic. She is married to Bill Gaither and together they have written more than 700 songs. She performed, traveled and recorded with the Bill Gaither Trio from 1965 through 1991. Since 1991, she has served as a performer, recording artist, songwriter, scriptwriter and narrator for the Gaither Homecoming series of television broadcasts, video and DVD releases, and audio recordings.

  18. Zach Plesac

    Zach Plesac
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Zach Robert Plesac is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Guardians of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2019.

  19. Scott Halberstadt

    Scott Halberstadt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Scott Halberstadt is an American data analyst and former actor. He is best known for playing Eric in the Nickelodeon live-action sitcom Drake & Josh, and was typically typecast into a "nerdy" role in his film, television, and advertising credits. According to Halberstadt, his acting career ended in 2010.

  20. Richard Mourdock

    Richard Mourdock
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politiciangeologist
    Biography

    Richard Earl Mourdock is an American politician who served as treasurer of the state of Indiana from 2007 to 2014. Running with the support of the Tea Party movement, he defeated six-term incumbent U.S. Senator Richard Lugar in the May 2012 Republican primary election for U.S. Senate. He lost the November 6, 2012 general election for Lugar's seat to Democratic congressman Joe Donnelly.

  21. Glen Mason

    Glen Mason
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coach
    Biography

    Glen Orin Mason is a former American football player and coach. Mason served as the head football coach at Kent State University from 1986 to 1987, the University of Kansas from 1988 to 1996, and the University of Minnesota from 1997 to 2006, compiling a career college football record of 123–121–1.

  22. Jeffrey D. Feltman

    Jeffrey D. Feltman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Jeffrey David Feltman is an American diplomat and former U.S. Special Envoy for Horn of Africa, serving from April 23, 2021 to January 10, 2022. He previously served as United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs. As head of the United Nations Department of Political Affairs Feltman oversaw the UN's diplomatic efforts to prevent and mitigate conflict worldwide.

  23. Jeremy Hazelbaker

    Jeremy Hazelbaker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Jeremy Philip Hazelbaker is an American former professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the St. Louis Cardinals and Arizona Diamondbacks, and in the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) for the Kia Tigers.

  24. Keith Wenning

    Keith Wenning
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Keith Wenning is a former American football quarterback. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ball State.

  25. Ashley C. Ford

    Ashley C. Ford
    Enrolled in Ball State University
    In 2011 studied English
    Occupations
    podcasterwriter
    Biography

    Ashley C. Ford is an American writer, podcaster and educator who deals with topics including race, sexuality and body image. She is the author of the New York Times best-selling memoir, Somebody's Daughter. She has been the host of five podcasts and has written or guest-edited for multiple well-known publications, including The Guardian, Elle, BuzzFeed, and New York. In 2017, Forbes named her one of their "30 Under 30 in Media".

  26. Eric Butorac

    Eric Butorac
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    tennis player
    Biography

    Eric Butorac, nicknamed Booty, is an American retired professional tennis player. He was a doubles specialist, and for a period of approximately six years was the No. 3 ranked American doubles player. His best result was reaching the 2014 Australian Open finals with partner Raven Klaasen. Their run to the final included a victory over the World No. 1 team of Bob and Mike Bryan.

  27. Swanee Hunt

    Swanee Hunt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Swanee Grace Hunt is Eleanor Roosevelt Lecturer in Public Policy at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government, is the founding director of the Women and Public Policy Program at the Kennedy School, and is a former United States Ambassador to Austria. She is a recipient of the PEN/New England Award for non-fiction.

  28. Mike Neu

    Mike Neu
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coachcoach
    Biography

    Michael David Neu is an American football coach and former quarterback, who is the current head football coach of the Ball State Cardinals. He played college football at Ball State for Paul Schudel from 1990 to 1993 and played in the Canadian Football League (CFL) for one season and the Arena Football League (AFL) for 2 seasons from 1995 to 1997. He then served as the head coach of the af2's Augusta Stallions (2000), the AFL's Carolina Cobras (2001–2002) and the New Orleans VooDoo (2004–2008). In 2016, Neu returned to his alma mater, Ball State.

  29. Larry Bigbie

    Larry Bigbie
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Larry Robert Bigbie is an American former professional baseball first baseman and outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball from 2001 through 2006 for the Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, and St. Louis Cardinals.

  30. Hal Rayle

    Hal Rayle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    voice actor
    Biography

    Hal Rayle is an American voice actor. He has done many roles for both animated series and live action movies.

  31. Brad Maynard

    Brad Maynard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Bradley Alan Maynard is a former American football punter. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the third round of the 1997 NFL Draft, and has also been a member of the Chicago Bears, Houston Texans, and the Cleveland Browns.

  32. Brian Gallagher

    Brian Gallagher
    Occupations
    businesspersonsocial work
    Biography

    Brian Gallagher is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of United Way Worldwide.

  33. Jonathan Newsome

    Jonathan Newsome
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    American football playerCanadian football player
    Biography

    Jonathan Newsome is an American football defensive end for the Birmingham Stallions of the United States Football League (USFL). He played college football at Ohio State and Ball State, and was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He has also been a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Ottawa Redblacks (CFL).

  34. Allison Stanger

    Allison Stanger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    political scientist
    Biography

    Allison Katherine Stanger is an American political scientist and the Russell J. Leng '60 Professor of International Politics and Economics at Middlebury College, Vermont and the founding director of Middlebury's Rohatyn Center for International Affairs. Stanger has been a member of the Council on Foreign Relations since 2004, and since October 2009 she has worked as a part-time consultant to the United States Secretary of State's Policy Planning Staff.

  35. Bernie Parmalee

    Bernie Parmalee
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Bernard Parmalee is an American football coach who is the running backs coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He previously served as the special teams coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons in 2020 and also served as an assistant coach for Oakland Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs and Miami Dolphins.

  36. Jarrod Jones

    Jarrod Jones
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Jarrod Michael Jones is an American-born naturalized Hungarian professional basketball player for the Zhejiang Guangsha Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.

  37. Merv Rettenmund

    Merv Rettenmund
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Mervin Weldon Rettenmund is an American former professional baseball player and coach. He played in Major League Baseball as an outfielder from 1968 through 1980, most notably as a member of the Baltimore Orioles dynasty that won three consecutive American League pennants from 1969 to 1971 and, won the World Series in 1970. Rettenmund also won world championships as a player for the Cincinnati Reds and, as a coach for the Oakland Athletics.

  38. Nate Davis

    Nate Davis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Nate Charles Davis is an American football quarterback for the Duke City Gladiators of the Indoor Football League (IFL). He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fifth round of the 2009 NFL draft. He played college football at Ball State.

  39. Rawle Marshall

    Rawle Marshall
    Born in
    Guyana Flag Guyana
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Rawle Junior Kalomo Marshall is a Guyanese-American professional basketball player who last played for Shahrdari Gorgan of the Iranian Super League.

  40. Glenda Ritz

    Glenda Ritz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Glenda Ritz is the former Superintendent of Public Instruction for Indiana. She was elected November 6, 2012, defeating incumbent Superintendent Tony Bennett in an upset election, and she took office with a state government dominated by Republicans who opposed her agenda and could block it. Among Indiana Democrats, she held the highest elected office in state government during her term of office. She is the first Democrat to serve in the office in 40 years and the first Democrat to win any down ballot race in the state since 1996.

  41. Brad Snyder

    Brad Snyder
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Bradley Michael Snyder is an American former professional baseball outfielder. He was raised in Bellevue, Ohio, and attended Ball State University from 2001–2003. He played in Major League Baseball for the Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers.

  42. Don Yaeger

    Don Yaeger
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Don Yaeger is an American author and public speaker. He is a NSA Certified Speaking Professional and eSpeakers Certified Virtual Speaker. He has authored and co-authored 30 books, including 11 New York Times best-sellers.

  43. John Rarick

    John Rarick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2009 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    John Richard Rarick was an American lawyer, jurist, and World War II veteran who served four terms in the U.S. House of Representatives, serving Louisiana's 6th congressional district from 1967 to 1975.

  44. Dean Anna

    Dean Anna
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Dean William Anna is a former American professional baseball infielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees in his rookie season of 2014 then with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2015.

  45. Reggie Hodges

    Reggie Hodges
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Reginald Aaron "Reggie" Hodges is a former American football punter. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ball State.

  46. Sheryl Sculley

    Sheryl Sculley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Biography

    Sheryl Lee Sculley is an American politician and the former city manager of San Antonio, Texas, a position which she filled from November 2005 until March 2019. Her unusually long tenure was highly controversial because of her lucrative compensation, doubling from $250,000 in 2005 to upwards of $500,000 as of 2015.

  47. Jennifer McCormick

    Jennifer McCormick
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jennifer McCormick is an educator and the former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction. She defeated the incumbent Glenda Ritz on November 8, 2016. She received 52.97% of the vote to Ritz's 47.03% of the vote.

  48. Jeb Dunnuck

    Jeb Dunnuck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Jeb Dunnuck is an American wine critic based in Colorado. He reviews wines from the Rhône Valley, Southern France, Bordeaux, Washington, and California for JebDunnuck.com.

  49. Angelin Chang

    Angelin Chang
    Occupations
    pianistlawyer
    Biography

    Angelin Chang is a Grammy award-winning classical pianist and professor of music at Cleveland State University. She heads the university's keyboard studies program and coordinates the university's chamber music program, and teaches music and law. Prior to joining Cleveland State, she was faculty at Rutgers University.

  50. Suzette Kimball

    Suzette Kimball
    Occupations
    geologist
    Biography

    Suzette M. Kimball is an American geologist and environmental scientist who served as the 16th Director of the United States Geological Survey, a bureau of the United States Department of the Interior.

  51. Maurice Acker

    Maurice Acker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Maurice Acker is an American professional basketball player for Lille Métropole BC. He was a standout college player for the Marquette Golden Eagles. He played high school basketball at Hillcrest High School, a teammate of Marquette alumni Jerel McNeal. He was drafted in the eighth round of the 2010 NBA D League Draft by the Bakersfield Jam, but was waived in November of that year.

  52. Alfred K. Flowers

    Alfred K. Flowers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Alfred K. Flowers is a retired United States Air Force major general who served in many roles, culminating as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Budget. At the time of his retirement, Flowers had served more than 46 years on active duty, making him the longest-serving airman in Air Force history and the longest serving African American in the history of the United States Department of Defense. Prior to his retirement, the enlisted members of Air Education and Training Command presented Flowers with the Order of the Sword, the Air Force enlisted force's highest honor for officer leadership.

  53. Sean Baker

    Sean Baker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Sean Joseph Baker is a former American football safety and current coach who is the assistant special teams coordinator for the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). He signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2012 as an undrafted free agent, and has also been a member of the Atlanta Falcons and Indianapolis Colts.

  54. Kitt O'Brien

    Kitt O'Brien
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Kitt O'Brien is an American football offensive guard who is a free agent. He attended Ball State University, and signed with the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League (AFL) as an undrafted free agent in 2013.

  55. Claire Buffie

    Claire Buffie
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    photographerbeauty pageant contestantgraphic designer
    Biography

    Claire Buffie, is an American photographer. As Miss New York 2010, she was the first Miss America contestant to advocate a gay-rights platform at the Miss America 2011 pageant (where she placed in the top 12).

  56. Juleen Zierath

    Juleen Zierath
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    biologistphysiologist
    Biography

    Juleen R. Zierath is an American-Swedish biologist. Her research focuses on the cellular mechanisms that correspond to the development of insulin resistance in Type II diabetes. Her other research areas look at exercise-mediated effects on skeletal muscle glucose metabolism and gene expression.

  57. Marc Lotter

    Marc Lotter
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in Ball State University
    1988-1991 graduated with Bachelor of Science in telecommunication and political science
    Occupations
    political campaign staffpolitical advisertelevision producer
    Biography

    Marc Lotter is an American political advisor serving as the director of strategic communications for the Donald Trump 2020 presidential campaign. He was previously a Special Assistant to the President and Press Secretary to Vice President Pence.

  58. Andre Ramsey

    Andre Ramsey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    American football playerCanadian football player
    Biography

    Andre Alexander Ramsey is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as a 7th round draft pick in 2009. He played college football at Ball State.

  59. Marcus Posley

    Marcus Posley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Marcus Steffon Posley is an American professional basketball player. He played college basketball for Ball State, Indian Hills Community College and St. Bonaventure.

  60. Craig W. Hartman

    Craig W. Hartman
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Craig W. Hartman, FAIA, is an architect and Design Partner in Skidmore, Owings & Merrill's San Francisco, California, office. His most prominent work includes the Cathedral of Christ the Light for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland. It is the first cathedral in the world built entirely in the 21st century. He also completed the International Terminal at the San Francisco International Airport, Harvard University's Northwest Science Building, and the new US Embassy in Beijing.

  61. Bob Sheets

    Bob Sheets
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    National Hurricane Centermeteorologist
    Biography

    Robert Chester Sheets is a meteorologist who served as the director of the National Hurricane Center from 1987 to 1995. He was born in Marion, Indiana. He is well remembered for numerous interviews given from the Hurricane Center during Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Sheets also was a member and eventual director in Project Storm Fury, an attempt to modify hurricanes with silver iodide. Since retiring in 1995, Sheets has continued his relationship with the media, becoming a special-situation hurricane analyst with ABC network affiliates in Florida. He has also co-authored a book on hurricane information and stories.

  62. Pamela Gaye Walker

    Pamela Gaye Walker
    Occupations
    writeractorfilm director
    Biography

    Pamela Gaye Walker is an American actress, writer, director, and producer for film and theatre. She is a member of Actors' Equity Association, and Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Radio and Television Artists (SAG-AFTRA). She is the founder and President of Ghost Ranch Productions. She is known for Shakti's Retreat (2013) and Trifles (2009).

  63. Mark W. Hannaford

    Mark W. Hannaford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1925-1985 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mark Warren Hannaford was an American educator and World War II veteran who served two terms as a U.S. Representative from California from 1975 to 1979.

  64. Janet Buckner

    Janet Buckner
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Janet Buckner is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Colorado Senate who has represented District 28 since 2021. Previously, she was a member of the Colorado House of Representatives. She represented District 40, which covers a portion of Arapahoe County, from July 15, 2015, to January 13, 2021.

  65. Billy Riggs

    Billy Riggs
    Occupations
    landscape architecturban plannerresearcher
    Biography

    William Warren Riggs or "Billy" Riggs is an author, city planner, entrepreneur and professor of Management at University of San Francisco, and an international expert in the areas of sustainable transport, technology, urban development and the future of cities. He is the author of the book, End of the Road: Reimagining the Street as the Heart of the City and Disruptive Transport: Driverless Cars, Transport Innovation and the Sustainable City of Tomorrow. He has worked as a professional planner, in venture capital for Just Business and a strategic consultant for various technology firms and startups. He also has experience as a successful recording artist and music producer, having worked on award-winning projects with Frances England, Gabriel Riggs and Carlos Villarreal.

  66. Peter Jubeck

    Peter Jubeck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-2003 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurrestaurateur
    Biography

    Peter G. "Pete" Jubeck was a Czech-American businessman who founded, with partner Robert Swartz, the restaurants Sir Pizza of Michigan and Clara's Lansing Station, both in Lansing, Michigan, and with partner Ross Simpson, Clara's on the River in Battle Creek, Michigan.

  67. Philip F. Deaver

    Philip F. Deaver
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-2018 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    writerpoet
    Biography

    Philip F. Deaver was an American writer and poet from Tuscola, Illinois. His work appeared in literary magazines, including The New England Review, the Kenyon Review, Frostproof Review, the Florida Review, Poetry Miscellany and The Reaper.

  68. Michael H. Prosser

    Michael H. Prosser
    Years
    1936-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Michael H. Prosser, Professor Emeritus of the University of Virginia, was a Fulbright Professor at the University of Swaziland (1990–91), at which he initiated the communication major and experienced a military invasion on November 14, 1990, where 2-4 students were killed and more than 300-400 were injured. President of SIETAR International (1984–86), he later chaired six Rochester Intercultural Conferences (1995-2001), and was series editor for 17 books in Civic Discourse for the Third Millennium for Ablex, Praeger and Greenwood Publishing Group (1998-2004). A founder of the academic field of intercultural communication, he has been editor/coeditor or author/coauthor of 20 books plus one special volume for the International Journal of Intercultural Relations (2012: November).

  69. Emmy Kaiser

    Emmy Kaiser
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    wheelchair tennis player
    Biography

    Emmy Kaiser is an American wheelchair tennis player.

  70. Mike Roesler

    Mike Roesler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Michael Joseph Roesler is a retired Major League Baseball pitcher. He played during two seasons at the major league level for the Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates. He was drafted by the Reds in the 17th round of the 1985 amateur draft. Roesler played his first professional season with their Rookie league Billings Mustangs in 1985, and his last with the Kansas City Royals' Double-A Memphis Chicks and Triple-A Omaha Royals in 1993. When he was called up to the majors he struck Will Clark as 1 out of 18 strikeouts in the big leagues. Roeslers last professional appearance was in 1 game for the Brother Elephants of the Chinese Professional Baseball League.

  71. Kenneth Mubu

    Kenneth Mubu
    Born in
    Zambia Flag Zambia
    Years
    Died in 2015
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kenneth Mubu was a South African politician and a Member of Parliament with the Democratic Alliance, and the Shadow Minister of Public Works.

  72. Robert E. Pursley

    Robert E. Pursley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1927-.. (age 95)
    Biography

    Robert Edwin Pursley is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Air Force who served as commander of United States Forces Japan and Fifth Air Force, with headquarters at Fuchu Air Station, Japan. As commander, he was the senior United States military representative in Japan and responsible for the conduct of United States air operations in Japan and the Republic of Korea.

  73. Scott Secor

    Scott Secor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Scott Secor is a former American football Placekicker for the Ball State Cardinals. Finished the regular season ranked 2nd in the FBS 1-A with 25 field goals made behind Josh Lambert from WVU with 27. With 25 field goals 2014 Secor is tied for 1st place in Ball State history with the most field goals in a single season, 2014 (John Diettrich 1985 & Steven Schott 2012). With 60 extra points in 2013, Secor is 2nd in Ball States record book behind Ian McGarvey, 2008.

  74. Mike Claytor

    Mike Claytor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    certified national public accountant
    Biography

    Michael A. Claytor is an American accountant, attorney, and politician. Claytor was the Democratic candidate for Indiana State Auditor during the 2014 election cycle, losing the race to Republican Suzanne Crouch. Prior to entering the race for Auditor, Claytor, a licensed CPA, worked for 15 years at the Indiana State Board of Accounts, where he served as Deputy Chief Examiner before transitioning to a career in the private sector and becoming a partner at Crowe Horwath LLP. He retired from the private sector in 2012. Claytor worked as treasurer for the gubernatorial campaign of former state representative John Gregg.

  75. Mian Chin

    Mian Chin
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Occupations
    atmospheric chemistacademic
    Biography

    Mian Chin is a Chinese atmospheric chemist. She is a physical scientist in the atmospheric chemistry and dynamics laboratory in the earth science division at Goddard Space Flight Center. Her research includes aerosol-cloud-chemistry-climate interactions. She received the NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal in 2005.