13 Notable alumni of
Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University is 2006th in the world, 683rd in North America, and 643rd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 13 notable alumni from Kennesaw State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Ty Pennington

    Ty Pennington
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    television presenteractormodeljoinertelevision actor
    Biography

    Tygert Burton "Ty" Pennington is an American television host, artist, carpenter, author, and former model and actor.

  2. Nick Ayers

    Nick Ayers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    political adviser
    Biography

    James Nicholas Ayers is an American political strategist and consultant who served as Chief of Staff to Vice President Mike Pence between July 2017 and January 2019. He had previously served as national chairman for Pence's vice-presidential campaign in 2016, and as the former executive director of the Republican Governors Association from 2007 to 2010.

  3. Jasmine Burke

    Jasmine Burke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Jasmine Burke is an American actress. She is starring as Dr. Christie Johnson in the Bounce TV prime time soap opera, Saints & Sinners.

  4. Alan Busenitz

    Alan Busenitz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Alan Paul Busenitz is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles of Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). He previously played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Minnesota Twins.

  5. James Wade Jr

    James Wade Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    James Wade, known as Coco, is an American-French basketball head coach for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Wade was the Coach of the Year in 2019, and led the Sky to their first WNBA Championship in 2021.

  6. Max Pentecost

    Max Pentecost
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Maxwell Glen Pentecost is an American former professional baseball catcher. Prior to playing professionally, Pentecost attended Kennesaw State University, where he played college baseball for the Kennesaw State Owls baseball team. He was selected in the first round of the 2014 Major League Baseball draft by the Blue Jays.

  7. Dar'shun Kendrick

    Dar'shun Kendrick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Dar'shun Nicole Kendrick is an American politician and a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 93rd district; she previously represented the 94th district. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

  8. Chad Jenkins

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

    Stephen Chadwick Jenkins is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Toronto Blue Jays.

  9. Ali Shilatifard

    Ali Shilatifard
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    biochemistmolecular biologistresearcher
    Biography

    Ali Shilatifard is an American biochemist/molecular biologist, the Robert Francis Furchgott Professor and Chairman of the department of biochemistry and molecular genetics, and the director of the Simpson Query Institute for Epigenetics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He has served as a senior editor for the journal Science, and currently serves as the Editor for Science's open access journal Science Advances. Research in Shilatifard's lab focuses on the cause of childhood leukemia through chromosomal translocations, the role of ELL in this process, and the discovery of the Super Elongation Complex as being a central complex linking MLL translocations into a diverse number of genes to leukemic pathogenesis.

  10. Richard Lovelady

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

    Richard Tyler Lovelady is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Kansas City Royals organization. He previously played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Kansas City Royals.

  11. Michael Ryan Caldwell

    Michael Ryan Caldwell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Michael Ryan Caldwell is an American entrepreneur and the Mayor of Woodstock, Georgia. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Georgia Technology Authority since October 15, 2020, and a former Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives for the 20th district between January 13, 2013 and January 11, 2021. He is also the cofounder and the Partner for Operations and Business Development at Black Airplane, an award winning digital product company headquartered in Woodstock, Georgia.

  12. Maria Rubert

    Maria Rubert
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Maria Rubert is an international lawyer based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

  13. Bradley S. James

    Bradley S. James
    Enrolled in Kennesaw State University
    Graduated with bachelor's degree
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    Bradley S. James is a United States Marine Corps major general who has served as the Commander of United States Marine Corps Forces Korea since May 30, 2019. Previously, he served as the Commanding General of the 4th Marine Aircraft Wing until April 13, 2019. Bradley assumed command of the 4th MAW from Major General William T. Collins on April 29, 2016. He also served as acting commander of Marine Forces Reserve from November 2018 to May 2019.