78 Notable alumni of
California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo is 745th in the world, 279th in North America, and 258th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 78 notable alumni from California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. "Weird Al" Yankovic

    "Weird Al" Yankovic
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    Graduated with Bachelor of Architecture
    Occupations
    comedianactorsinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Alfred Matthew "Weird Al " Yankovic is an American singer, musician, record producer, and actor who is known for humorous songs that make light of pop culture and often parody specific songs by contemporary musical acts. He also performs original songs that are style pastiches of the work of other acts, as well as polka medleys of several popular songs, most of which feature his trademark accordion.

  2. Chuck Liddell

    Chuck Liddell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    karatekaamateur wrestlerkickboxermixed martial arts fighter
    Biography

    Charles David Liddell is an American former mixed martial artist who was the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. Liddell had 23 fights in the UFC. He is widely credited with helping bring MMA into the mainstream of American sports and entertainment. On July 10, 2009, he was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame.

  3. Devin Nunes

    Devin Nunes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    In 1995 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    In 1996 graduated with Master of Science
    Occupations
    businesspersonfarmerpolitician
    Biography

    Devin Gerald Nunes is an American businessman, politician, and former dairy farmer who serves as chief executive officer of the Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG). Before resigning from the House and joining TMTG, Nunes served first as the U.S. representative for California's 21st congressional district and then California's 22nd congressional district from 2003 to 2022.

  4. Chad Mendes

    Chad Mendes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    collegiate wrestlermixed martial arts fighter
    Biography

    Chad Edward Mendes is an American professional bare-knuckle boxer and former mixed martial artist and collegiate wrestler who is currently signed to Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC). Mendes gained notoriety competing in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), where he was a three-time UFC championship challenger. Competing as a Cal Poly Mustang, he was a two-time NCAA Division I All-American and a Pac-10 Conference champion in folkstyle wrestling.

  5. Pedro Armendáriz

    Pedro Armendáriz
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1912-1963 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Pedro Gregorio Armendáriz Hastings was a Mexican film actor who made films in both Mexico and the United States. With Dolores del Río and María Félix, he was one of the best-known Latin American movie stars of the 1940s and 1950s.

  6. Dean Karnazes

    Dean Karnazes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    athletics competitorlong-distance runnermarathon runnerultramarathon runner
    Biography

    Dean Karnazes, is an American ultramarathon runner, and author of Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner, which details ultra endurance running for the general public.

  7. Jay Asher

    Jay Asher
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    writernovelistchildren's writer
    Biography

    Jay Asher is an American writer and novelist. He is best known for writing the bestselling 2007 book Thirteen Reasons Why.

  8. Burt Rutan

    Burt Rutan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    astronautinventoraircraft pilotengineeraerospace engineer
    Biography

    Elbert Leander "Burt" Rutan is a retired American aerospace engineer and entrepreneur noted for his originality in designing light, strong, unusual-looking, and energy-efficient air and space craft. He designed the record-breaking Voyager, which in 1986 was the first plane to fly around the world without stopping or refueling, and the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer, which in 2006 set the world record for the fastest and longest (25,766 miles/41,466 km) nonstop non-refueled circumnavigation flight in history. In 2004, Rutan's sub-orbital spaceplane design SpaceShipOne became the first privately funded spacecraft to enter the realm of space, winning the Ansari X-Prize that year for achieving the feat twice within a two-week period.

  9. Steven Ford

    Steven Ford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    film actoractorfilm directortelevision actor
    Biography

    Steven Meigs Ford is an American actor, and son of former U.S. President Gerald Ford and former First Lady Betty Ford.

  10. Amie Harwick

    Amie Harwick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-2020 (aged 39)
    Occupations
    psychotherapistmodelwritersex therapist
    Biography

    Amie Nicole Harwick was an American marriage and family therapist and writer.

  11. Victor J. Glover

    Victor J. Glover
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotastronaut
    Biography

    Victor Jerome Glover is a NASA astronaut of the class of 2013 and Pilot on the first operational flight of the SpaceX Crew Dragon to the International Space Station. Glover is a commander in the U.S. Navy where he pilots an F/A-18, and is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School. He was a crew member of Expedition 64, and served as a station systems flight engineer.

  12. Wil Dasovich

    Wil Dasovich
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    YouTubertelevision producermodel
    Biography

    Wil Lising Dasovich, also known as Wil Dasovich, is an American television personality, model, and vlogger. He is known for his vlogs on YouTube. He has appeared on various television shows but most notably on Pinoy Big Brother.

  13. David Nwaba

    David Nwaba
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    David Ugochukwu Nwaba is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for Santa Monica College and Cal Poly.

  14. Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh

    Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh is an Iranian politician who was minister of industry of Iran since he was approved by the Iranian parliament on 15 August 2013 until 20 August 2017.

  15. Doug LaMalfa

    Doug LaMalfa
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    In 1982 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianfarmer
    Biography

    Douglas Lee LaMalfa is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for California's 1st congressional district since 2013. A member of the Republican Party, his district, the second-largest in the state after the 8th, covers nearly all of interior Northern California, including Chico, Redding, and Susanville.

  16. Robert L. Gibson

    Robert L. Gibson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotmilitary officerastronautaerospace engineer
    Biography

    Robert Lee "Hoot" Gibson, (Capt, USN, Ret.), is a former American naval officer and aviator, test pilot, and aeronautical engineer. A retired NASA astronaut, he also served as Chief of the Astronaut Office from 1992 to 1994. Today Gibson is active as a professional pilot, racing regularly at the annual Reno Air Races. He was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame in 2003 and the National Aviation Hall of Fame in 2013, and has received several military decorations throughout his career.

  17. Jeff Denham

    Jeff Denham
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    In 1992 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    business executivepolitician
    Biography

    Jeffrey John Denham is an American politician, United States Air Force veteran, and businessman. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the U.S. representative for California's 10th congressional district from 2013 to 2019. Denham first won election to the U.S. House in 2010, representing California's 19th congressional district for one term before redistricting led him to run in the 10th district in 2012.

  18. Abel Maldonado

    Abel Maldonado
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Abel O. Maldonado Jr. is an American politician who served as the 48th lieutenant governor of California from April 27, 2010 to January 10, 2011. As of 2022, he is the last Republican to serve as lieutenant governor of California.

  19. Maya Higa

    Maya Higa
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1998-.. (age 24)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    Studied in 2016-2020
    Occupations
    executive directorpodcasterconservationistorganizational founderfalconer
    Biography

    Maya Elaine Higa is an American Twitch streamer, conservationist, falconer, wildlife rehabilitator, and singer. She is the founder of Alveus Sanctuary, a non-profit exotic animal sanctuary and virtual education center based in Austin, Texas, and the host of the Conservation Cast, a weekly conversation broadcast on Higa's Twitch channel designed to connect her audience and conservationists.

  20. Ariel Lassiter

    Ariel Lassiter
    Born in
    Costa Rica Flag Costa Rica
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Ariel "Ari" Daniel Lassiter Acuña is a Costa Rican professional footballer who plays as a winger for Major League Soccer club Inter Miami and the Costa Rica national team.

  21. Kathy Sierra

    Kathy Sierra
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    programmervideo game developer
    Biography

    Kathy Sierra is an American programming instructor and game developer.

  22. Tory Bruno

    Tory Bruno
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    Graduated with Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering
    Occupations
    aerospace engineerastronautical engineerbusiness executive
    Biography

    Tory Bruno is an American aerospace engineer, rocket scientist and executive. He has been the CEO of United Launch Alliance (ULA) since August 2014. Before ULA, he worked at Lockheed Martin, where he made the transition from engineer to executive.

  23. Chelsea Hardin

    Chelsea Hardin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Chelsea Keolani Hardin is an American model, public speaker, and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Hawaii USA 2016. She was the first runner-up to Deshauna Barber of District of Columbia at Miss USA 2016.

  24. Gregory Chamitoff

    Gregory Chamitoff
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    engineerastronaut
    Biography

    Gregory Errol Chamitoff is a Canadian-born American engineer and former NASA astronaut. He has been to space twice, spending 6 months aboard the ISS across Expedition 17 and 18 in 2008, and another 15 days as part of STS-134 in 2011. STS-134 was the last of Space Shuttle Endeavour which delivered the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer and completed the US Orbital Segment.

  25. Frederick W. Sturckow

    Frederick W. Sturckow
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    military officerastronaut
    Biography

    Frederick Wilford Sturckow is an engineer, retired United States Marine Corps officer, former NASA astronaut, and commercial spacecraft pilot. Sturckow is a veteran of four Space Shuttle missions. He flew on STS-88 and STS-105 as a pilot and STS-117 and STS-128 as a commander. All four missions docked with the International Space Station, making Sturckow one of three American astronauts to visit the station four times. Sturckow later was assigned to the Johnson Space Center as a CAPCOM. He left NASA in 2013 to become a pilot for Virgin Galactic.

  26. Bruce Peterson

    Bruce Peterson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1933-2006 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    aerospace engineeraircraft pilot
    Biography

    Bruce A. Peterson was an American aeronautical engineer, and test pilot for NASA.

  27. Kip Colvey

    Kip Colvey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kip Warren Colvey II is a New Zealand former professional footballer. He last played for Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer.

  28. Farzad Nazem

    Farzad Nazem
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    businesspersonentrepreneur
    Biography

    Farzad Nazem, also known as Zod Nazem, was Yahoo!'s chief technology officer and one of its longest-serving executives. On May 30, 2007, at age 46, he announced that he would retire and leave Yahoo! in June of that year. Since retirement, Nazem has spent most of his time on investments, philanthropy, and professional mentoring of young entrepreneurs in the technology field.

  29. William H. Swanson

    William H. Swanson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    William H. Swanson is the former chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company (2004 -2014).

  30. Nick Dzubnar

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

    Nicholas David Dzubnar is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Cal Poly. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the San Diego Chargers in 2015 and also played for the Tennessee Titans.

  31. Spencer Howard

    Spencer Howard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Spencer Lee Howard is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB for the Philadelphia Phillies.

  32. Taylor Spivey

    Taylor Spivey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    2009-2014 studied architecture
    Occupations
    triathlete
    Biography

    Taylor Spivey is an American professional triathlete. At the conclusion of the 2019 season she placed fourth in the ITU World Triathlon Series in the behind Katie Zaferes, Jess Learmonth, and Georgia Taylor-Brown. This followed up a 8th place series finish in 2018, 12th in 2017 and 50th in 2016. Spivey competes at Elite pro level in the ITU Triathlon World Cup, ITU World Triathlon Series, Grand Prix de Triathlon, American Triathlon Confederation (CAMTRI) and Super League Triathlon competitions.

  33. Antonio Walker

    Antonio Walker
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    José Antonio Walker Prieto is a Chilean politician and lawyer.

  34. Stephanie Brown Trafton

    Stephanie Brown Trafton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Stephanie Brown Trafton is an American track and field athlete who won the discus throwing gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She is thus one of only three American women to have ever won the event.

  35. George Radanovich

    George Radanovich
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
    In 1978 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    executivewinegrowerbusiness executivepolitician
    Biography

    George Purdy Radanovich is a former U.S. Representative for California's 19th congressional district, serving from 1995 to 2011. The district includes most of northern Fresno, as well as several rural areas northeast of the city. He did not seek reelection in 2010. He is a member of the Republican Party.

  36. Katcho Achadjian

    Katcho Achadjian
    Born in
    Lebanon Flag Lebanon
    Years
    1951-2020 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Khatchik Hratchia Achadjian was an Armenian-American businessman, and politician who formerly served in the California State Assembly. He was a Republican who represented the 35th district, encompassing San Luis Obispo County and part of Santa Barbara County. He previously represented the 33rd district, and prior to being elected to the State Assembly, was also a member of the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors. In 2016, he ran for the United States House of Representatives from the 24th district, but he was defeated in the primary election.

  37. Tom Berryhill

    Tom Berryhill
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-2020 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Thomas Charles Berryhill was an American Republican politician. He was a member of the Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors from January 7, 2019 until his death. He previously represented the 8th district in the California State Senate from December 6, 2010 to November 30, 2018. He had also served in the California State Assembly, representing the 25th district from December 4, 2006 to November 30, 2010.

  38. Chuck Templeton

    Chuck Templeton
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Chuck Templeton is an American Internet entrepreneur, best known as the founder and former CEO of OpenTable, which went public in May 2009 and was acquired by The Priceline Group in June 2014. He is currently a Managing Director of S2G Ventures, an investment fund focused on healthy food and sustainable agriculture, Investment Committee Member at Impact Engine, a Chicago-based social and environmental impact investment fund, and serves on the boards of several other Internet start-ups.

  39. Terry Kubicka

    Terry Kubicka
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    assistant technical specialistfigure skatertechnical specialist
    Biography

    Terry Kubicka is an American retired figure skater who is known as the first American to perform the difficult triple Lutz jump. He is the 1974 Prague Skate champion, 1975 Skate Canada International bronze medalist, and 1976 U.S. national champion. He competed at the 1976 Winter Olympics.

  40. Donald H. Clausen

    Donald H. Clausen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1923-2015 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Donald Holst "Don" Clausen was an American businessman, World War II veteran, and politician who served ten terms as a U.S. Representative from California from 1963 to 1983.

  41. Maggie Vessey

    Maggie Vessey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    middle-distance runner
    Biography

    Maggie Vessey is an American athlete who competes in middle distance track events. Vessey represented the United States at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics and 2011 World Championships in Athletics in the 800 m.

  42. David Ascalon

    David Ascalon
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    paintersculptorartist
    Biography

    David Ascalon is an Israeli contemporary sculptor and stained glass artist, and co-founder of Ascalon Studios.

  43. Kobsak Sabhavasu

    Kobsak Sabhavasu
    Born in
    Thailand Flag Thailand
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kobsak Sabhavasu is a Thai politician and former Deputy Prime Minister.

  44. Eric Schadt

    Eric Schadt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    biologistmathematician
    Biography

    Eric Emil Schadt is an American mathematician and computational biologist. He is founder and chief executive officer of Sema4, a patient-centered health intelligence company, and dean for precision medicine and Mount Sinai Professor in Predictive Health and Computational Biology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He was previously founding director of the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology and chair of the Department of Genetics and Genomics Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

  45. Teddy Cruz

    Teddy Cruz
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    architectartist
    Biography

    Teddy Cruz is an American architect, urbanist, Professor in Ancient Architecture and Urbanism in the Visual Arts Department at the University of California, San Diego. Cruz studied at Rafael Landivar University in Guatemala City, Guatemala, but moved to the United States at the age of 20, continuing his education at California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, and the Harvard Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

  46. Anton Peterlin

    Anton Peterlin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Anton Alexander Peterlin is an American soccer player who plays as a midfielder, having previously played for San Francisco Seals, Ventura County Fusion, Everton, Plymouth Argyle and Walsall.

  47. Amanda Hendrix

    Amanda Hendrix
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    researcheraerospace engineerastronomer
    Biography

    Amanda R. Hendrix, Ph.D. is an American planetary scientist known for her pioneering studies of solar system bodies at ultraviolet wavelengths. She is a senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute. Her research interests include moon and asteroid surface composition, space weathering effects and radiation products. She is a co-investigator on the Cassini UVIS instrument, was a co-investigator on the Galileo UVS instrument, is a Participating Scientist on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter LAMP instrument and is a Principal Investigator on Hubble Space Telescope observing programs. As of 2019, she is also the co-lead of the NASA Roadmaps to Oceans World Group.

  48. Luke Chueh

    Luke Chueh
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Luke Chueh is a Chinese-American lowbrow, or pop surrealist, painter. His works tends to be a juxtaposition of the cute with the macabre, including various self-portraits reimagining himself as a bear character.

  49. Scott C. Black

    Scott C. Black
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Biography

    Lieutenant General Scott C. Black is a retired American military lawyer who was the Judge Advocate General of the United States Army from October 1, 2005, to October 1, 2009. He was the first lieutenant general to hold that position. He is currently vice president and general manager of global mission solutions at BAE Systems Support Solutions.

  50. Evan Reed

    Evan Reed
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Evan David Reed is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Detroit Tigers.

  51. Joanne Smith

    Joanne Smith
    Biography

    Joanne Smith is an American business executive. She is the Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer at Delta Air Lines, serving in this role since October 1, 2014. Upon her appointment she replaced Mike Campbell.

  52. Marijon Ancich

    Marijon Ancich
    Years
    Died in 2018
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coach
    Biography

    Marijon Ancich was a former California high school football coach. Known as the "John Wooden of (American) high school coaches" and often called the Dean of high school coaches, he is the second-winningest high school football coach in California history with a record of 360-134-4, behind Bob Ladouceur of De La Salle High School with 399 wins. In his long career, Ancich's teams won three CIF titles, two California State titles and 19 league championships.

  53. Dean Treanor

    Dean Treanor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    baseball coachbaseball manager
    Biography

    Dean Leroy Treanor is an American former professional baseball player, coach and manager. He played in minor league baseball as a right-handed pitcher.

  54. Reynaldo Brown

    Reynaldo Brown
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    high jumper
    Biography

    Reynaldo Brown is an American track and field athlete, known for the high jump. He competed in the 1968 Summer Olympics at the beginning of his senior year in high school, finishing fifth. His participation in that transitional event had him witnessing teammate Dick Fosbury winning the gold medal using the Fosbury Flop, leaving Brown as one of the last successful jumpers to use the straddle technique.

  55. Robert J. Mazzuca

    Robert J. Mazzuca
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Robert J. "Bob" Mazzuca was the 11th Chief Scout Executive of the Boy Scouts of America. His term started in 2007, and he retired on August 31, 2012.

  56. Inonge Mbikusita-Lewanika

    Inonge Mbikusita-Lewanika
    Born in
    Zambia Flag Zambia
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Princess Inonge Mbikusita-Lewanika is a Zambian politician who has served as Ambassador of the Republic of Zambia to the United States of America. She presented her credentials to U.S. President George W. Bush on 26 February 2003.

  57. Henry Lozano

    Henry Lozano
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Henry Lozano is a non-profit executive and grassroots organizer. His years of public service culminated in his post at the White House as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of USA Freedom Corps. On August 10, 2011, he was appointed to serve as the Director of Los Angeles County Teen Challenge and Urban Ministries Initiatives.

  58. Jimmy Van Ostrand

    Jimmy Van Ostrand
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    James O. Van Ostrand is a Canadian former professional baseball player and current Mental Skills Coach for the Toronto Blue Jays. Van Ostrand competed for the Canadian national baseball team in numerous international competitions and is now on the staff at the University of Arizona.

  59. Rory A. Cooper

    Rory A. Cooper
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    engineer
    Biography

    Rory A. Cooper is an American bioengineer who currently serves as FISA/PVA Distinguished Professor, Past Chair, in the Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology and professor of bioengineering, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and orthopedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. He is also assistant vice chancellor for research for STEM and Health Sciences Collaboration. He holds an adjunct faculty position at the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University, and is an invited professor at Xi'an Jiaotong University in Xi'an, China.

  60. Bill Lee

    Bill Lee
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    engineer
    Biography

    Bill Lee is the designer of noted ocean racing yachts, and one of the founders of the Santa Cruz school of boatbuilding. Known to many as the Wizard, Lee's designs achieved notoriety in the 1970s, with Chutzpah and Merlin having won the Transpacific Yacht Race from Los Angeles to Honolulu many times. Merlin set and held the course record between 1977 and 1997, making the 1977 crossing in only 8 days, 11 hours and 1 minute.

  61. Mark Mathias

    Mark Mathias
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Mark Andrew Mathias is an American professional baseball infielder in the Milwaukee Brewers organization.

  62. Henry Flores

    Henry Flores
    Born in
    Honduras Flag Honduras
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    photographerbloggerradio personality
    Biography

    Henry Flores is a professional American photographer who addresses modern pop culture. He founded Buzz Foto and Out Of Sight Media in 2006.

  63. Mark Wiley

    Mark Wiley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Mark Eugene Wiley is the former Director of Pitching Operations for the Colorado Rockies. Wiley only pitched in parts of two Major League Baseball seasons, however, he has remained in the game as a pitching coach and front office executive for over forty years.

  64. Robert C. Tapella

    Robert C. Tapella
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Robert Charles "Bob" Tapella was the 25th Public Printer of the United States, the head of the U.S. Government Printing Office, which produces and distributes information products for all branches of the U.S. Government.

  65. Ryan Kahn

    Ryan Kahn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    television presenter
    Biography

    Ryan Kahn, known as a career coach and television personality. Ryan Kahn is founder of The Hired Group, author of Hired! The Guide for the Recent Grad, and star of Hired on MTV Networks.

  66. Milford Wayne Donaldson

    Milford Wayne Donaldson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Milford Wayne Donaldson is a preservation architect. He served as the Chairman of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP). Donaldson was originally appointed to the position in 2010, and President Barack Obama reappointed him in August 2013 for another four-year term. He left the role on July 22, 2019. Formerly the State Historic Preservation Officer of California, Donaldson has been practicing preservation architecture as a profession for more than 40 years.

  67. Alison Murray

    Alison Murray
    Occupations
    biochemistmicrobiologist
    Biography

    Alison Murray is an American microbial ecologist and Antarctic researcher, best known for studying the diversity, ecology and biogeography of Antarctic marine plankton dynamics of the plankton over the annual cycle; and her work demonstrating the existence of microbial life within an ice-sealed Antarctic lake. She studies how microorganisms persist and function in extremely cold and harsh environments, including those that lack oxygen and biological sources of energy.

  68. Dakota Collins

    Dakota Collins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Dakota J. Collins is an American soccer player who plays for Orange County FC in the National Premier Soccer League.

  69. Terri Schneider

    Terri Schneider
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    triathlete
    Biography

    Terri Schneider is an endurance athlete, motivational speaker, author, coach, and consultant. In 1990, she won the Escape from Alcatraz and took third place at the 1990 Ironman World Championship.

  70. Paula Zima

    Paula Zima
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    etchersculptorprintmaker
    Biography

    Paula Zima is an American artist known for her sculptures, paintings, and etchings. She was born in Pasadena, California, and lived in Washington and the California Bay Area and Central Coast before settling in New Mexico near Santa Fe where she currently lives.

  71. Edward Lasquete

    Edward Lasquete
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Edward Lasquete is a Filipino Pole Vaulter who competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. At the Olympics, he was not able to make a podium finish, but set a National Record in Pole Vault by registering a record of 5.0 meters. He is the first Southeast Asian in history to break the 5.0 meter mark in the Pole Vault. This record would only be broken 22 years later in 2014 by Ernest Obiena.

  72. Gorman Heimueller

    Gorman Heimueller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Gorman John Heimueller is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. Heimueller pitched parts of two seasons for the Oakland Athletics in 1983 and 1984.

  73. Warren Church

    Warren Church
    Years
    1929-2017 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    politicianbeekeeper
    Biography

    Warren Church was an American politician who served on the Monterey County Board of Supervisors from 1965 to 1977. He was a Democrat who represented District 1 which at that time encompassed the northern parts of Monterey County. He served on various committees and published books on local history and genealogy. He was a native of Monterey County.

  74. Alyssa Giannetti

    Alyssa Giannetti
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Alyssa Rose Giannetti is an American professional football player. She plays the goalkeeper position.

  75. Warren Nelson

    Warren Nelson
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Warren James Nelson III is an American business executive and entrepreneur, and the current President of Nelcal Private Equity Investments LP.

  76. Larry E. Rolufs

    Larry E. Rolufs
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    civil servant
    Biography

    Larry E. Rolufs was an official in the United States Department of the Treasury who was Director of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing from 1995 to 1997.

  77. Deanna Lynn Wulff

    Deanna Lynn Wulff
    Occupations
    environmentalistpark ranger
    Biography

    Deanna Lynn Wulff is an environmental activist and grassroots advocate. She works in the central Sierra Nevada. In 2013, she founded Unite the Parks., an organization focusing on protecting federal land between Yosemite and Kings Canyon National Parks, which is primarily the Sierra National Forest and a small portion of Bureau of Land Management land, the San Joaquin Gorge.

  78. Benjamin F. Montoya

    Benjamin F. Montoya
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2015 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    military officercivil engineer
    Biography

    Benjamin Franklin Montoya was a United States Navy rear admiral. He served as commanding officer of Naval Facilities Engineering Command from 1987 to 1989. Montoya was the first Hispanic chief of naval civil engineers.