11 Notable alumni of
Guilford College

Guilford College is 2550th in the world, 860th in North America, and 814th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 11 notable alumni from Guilford College sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Zack Hample

    Zack Hample
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    writerbookseller
    Biography

    Zachary Ben Hample is an 44-year-old American baseball collector. He claims that he has collected more than 11,000 baseballs from Major League stadiums in North America, including Alex Rodriguez's 3,000th career hit and Mike Trout's first career home run.

  2. M. L. Carr

    M. L. Carr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    businesspersonbasketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Michael Leon Carr is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and American Basketball Association (ABA), and former head coach and General Manager of the Boston Celtics.

  3. Howard Coble

    Howard Coble
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1931-2015 (aged 84)
    Enrolled in Guilford College
    In 1958 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    John Howard Coble was a U.S. Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district, serving from 1985 to 2015. He was a member of the Republican Party. The district includes all or portions of ten counties in the northern-central part of the state, including portions of Greensboro and Durham.

  4. Doc Searls

    Doc Searls
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Enrolled in Guilford College
    1965-1969 studied philosophy
    Occupations
    podcasterjournalist
    Biography

    David "Doc" Searls, is an American journalist, columnist, and a widely read blogger. He is a co-author of The Cluetrain Manifesto, author of The Intention Economy: When Customers Take Charge, Editor-in-Chief of Linux Journal, a fellow at the Center for Information Technology & Society (CITS) at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and an alumnus fellow (2006–2010) of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, and co-host of the Reality 2.0 Podcast.

  5. Rick Goings

    Rick Goings
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    chief executive officer
    Biography

    Rick Goings is the former Chairman and CEO of Tupperware Brands. He served as a petty officer in the United States Navy during the Vietnam era. Following this, he founded the fire detector distributor Dynamics, Inc. After his sale of the company, he worked in various positions with Avon, including president of Avon USA. In 1992 he joined Tupperware Worldwide as the CEO.

  6. Joseph M. Dixon

    Joseph M. Dixon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1867-1934 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Joseph Moore Dixon was an American Republican politician from Montana. He served as a Representative, Senator, and the seventh Governor of Montana. A businessman and a modernizer of Quaker heritage, Dixon was a leader of the Progressive Movement in Montana and nationally. His term as governor, 1921–1925, was unsuccessful, as severe economic hardship limited the opportunities for action by the state government, and his great enemy the Anaconda Copper company mobilized its resources to defeat reform.

  7. Big Jack Armstrong

    Big Jack Armstrong
    Years
    1945-2008 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    disc jockeyradio personality
    Biography

    Big Jack Armstrong, also known as Jack Armstrong, Jackson W. Armstrong, and Big Jack Your Leader, was a top-40 disc jockey of the 1960s through the 1980s, and an oldies DJ until 2006.

  8. Tom Abrams

    Tom Abrams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm director
    Biography

    Tom Abrams is an American screenwriter and director whose work has been recognized in both the United States and Europe.

  9. Charles Doak

    Charles Doak
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1884-1956 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Charles Glenn "Chick" Doak coached baseball at North Carolina State University from 1924 to 1939 where he accumulated 145 wins, 131 losses, 6 ties.

  10. John Faircloth

    John Faircloth
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    police officerpolitician
    Biography

    Joseph Aubrey "John" Faircloth Jr. is a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. He has represented the 62nd district (and its preceding 61st district) since 2011. The district covers parts of western Guilford County.

  11. John Hamlin Folger

    John Hamlin Folger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1880-1963 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    John Hamlin Folger was a Democratic U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1941 and 1949.