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Class
Job Title
Employer
State
2002
2 Lt/Aviator
US Army
MA
2010
21st Century Program Specialist
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound
WA
2006
2LT
US Army
WA
2002
2nd LT
US Army
AK
2003
2nd Lt
US Army
WA
2006
2nd LT
US Army
KS
2000
5th Grade Teacher
Steilacoom Historical School District
WA
2004
ABA Therapist
Gills
WI
2000
Account Dir
Wunderman
WA
2000
Accountant
Premier Lease & Loan Services
WA
1996
Acting Dir of Oversights
Oregon Dept. of Consumer & Business Svcs. Insurance Division
DC
2008
Adjudicator #3
Washington State Department of Social Justice and Health
WA
2007
Administrative Assistant
Equinox Fitness (Westwood, CA)
WA
2004
Administrative Assistant
Neighborhood Partnerships
OR
2012
Administrative Assistant
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2012
Administrative Assistant III
Seattle Children's Hospital
OR
2012
Administrative Asst
University of Denver Women's College
WA
1998
Adult Therapist (Clinician III)
Valley Cities Counseling Svcs
WA
2009
Advisor
Chopstix
WA
2012
Applied Behavior Analysis Therapist
Maxim Healthcare Services
WA
1998
aquatic director
Pierce Co. Boys and Girls Club
WA
2008
Aquatics Director - Korum YMCA
YMCA of Puyallup
WA
2004
Assistant
Alaskan Adventures
ID
1996
Assistant
Bridges/AHS
WA
1998
Assistant Professor
Unknown
CO
2003
Assistant Professor of Movement Studies and Wellness Educ
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2001
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Simpson University
CA
2002
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2003
Assistant Professor, Division of Social Sciences
Alfred University
NY
2001
Assistant Recreation Leader
Metro Parks of Tacoma
WA
1995
Assoc Athletic Dir
University of Alabama at Birmingham
AL
2001
Assoc Pastor
Saint Matthew Lutheran Church
CA
2001
Asst Atty Gen
State of Washington Attorney General
OR
1995
Asst Dir of Operations
The Garden City Group, Inc.
WA
2004
Asst Worship Leader
Our Saviour Lutheran Church
WA
1995
Attorney
Law Office of Siri Quigley, PS
WA
2002
Attorney At Law
Elliott W. Johnson, Inc PS
WA
2010
Audio Visual Technician
Avalon Information Services
WA
2002
Aviation
United States Marine Corps
CA
2009
Barista
Fred Meyer, Inc.
OR
2006
Before and After Childcare Site Director
YMCA of Tacoma Pierce County
WA
2010
Behavior Interventionist
Comprehensive Educational Services
WA
2009
Behavioral Therapist
Aces
WA
2009
Behavioral Therapist
ACES Autism
WA
2001
Bikram Yoga Teacher
Bikram Yoga Clg of India
WA
2000
Borough Coordinator
Ct. Appointed Special Advocates
NY
1998
Business Consultant
Western Power
2002
Business Development
Northwest Kinetics
WA
2004
Captian
United States Army
UT
2011
Case Aide Coord & Ofc Mgr
Community and Family Services
WA
2002
Case Manager
Greater Cakes
DE
2003
Case Manager (Social Services)
Metropolitan Development Council
WA
2008
Cash Poster
DaVita
WA
2004
Caterer
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
1997
CEO
Chicago Public Library
IL
1997
Cheif Operating Officer
Pacific NW Economic Region
WA
2008
Child & Family Svcs Clinician
Air Force
WA
1996
Child and Family Therapist
Child & Family Psychiatric Center (Private Practice)
OR
2002
Child Care Worker
Edgefield Children Services
WA
2005
Child Welfare Social Worker
DSHS
WA
2004
Claims Processors
Child Study and Treatment Center
WA
2004
Clinical coordinator
Frontier Behavioral Health
WA
2001
Clinical Dir
Lifeworks Northwest
WA
2001
Clinical Psychologist
Allay Curiel Behavioral Health
MT
2001
Clinical Psychologist/Owner
Eastside Psychological Associates
WA
2006
Clinical Rsch Coord
Charles River Clinical Services
WA
2009
Clinical Rsch Coord
St. Joseph's Hospital
WA
2010
Clinical Screener
Valley City's Couseling
WA
2000
Clinical Volunteer
Greater Lakes Medical Health Center
WA
2010
College and Career Coach
College Success Foundation
WA
2003
Community Corrections Officer
Department of Corrections
WA
2011
Community Mobilization Specialist
Safe Streets Campaign
WA
1995
Company Commander
U.S. Army
AE
2006
Contact Center Lead
World Vision, Inc.
WA
2000
Control Officer
Department of Corrections
ID
2007
Cook
Captain Cook Hotel
AK
2010
Coordinator
Maxim Healthcare Services
WA
2010
Coordinator
Sellen Construction Co.
WA
2006
Co-owner
The Mandon Foley Insurance Agency
WA
2001
Corrections Counselor
Wash. St. Dept. of Corrections
WA
2006
Counselor
Catholic Counseling Services
WA
2002
Counselor
Kindering Center
WA
2001
Counselor
KMHS
WA
2001
Counselor
Mount Tahoma High School
WA
1995
Counselor
New Beginnings
WA
2007
Customer Service Associate
Lowe's
WA
2001
Daycare Owner
Greater Maple Valley Community Center
WA
2004
Deli Lead
Metropolitan Market
WA
2008
Delinquency Svcs Case Worker
Lake Whatcom Center
CO
2003
Deputy Public Guardian
Yolo County
CA
2004
Diagnostic Med. Stanographer
AmeriCorps
AK
2011
Dietary Aide
Multi Care
WA
2004
Dir of Student Athlete Devel
University Of Oregon
OR
1998
Director Medical Device Sales
Intuitive Surgical
TX
1998
Director of Development
La Casa de Cristo Lutheran Church
AZ
2001
Director of Human Resources
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts
WA
1996
Director of Operations
The Walker Group Employee Assistance Program
OR
2001
Director of Sales and Marketing
Prairie Springs Assisted Living Center
WA
2009
Director of Youth and Family Ministries
Los Altos Lutheran Church
CA
2006
Disability Analyst
State of Oregon
OR
2010
Disability Svcs Aide
Private Family
CA
1999
Discipleship Coordinator
Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church
CO
2007
Doctoral Student in Behavioral Neuroscience
Baylor University
TX
1996
Domestic Violence Shelter Advocate
Eastside Domestic Violence Programs
WA
2010
Donor Sevices Representative
World Vision, Inc.
AZ
2005
Drywall Taper
JHD Construction
WA
1996
Education Services Manager
NW Community Action Cntr./Yakima Valley Farm Worker's Clinic
WA
1996
Elementary School Guidance Counselor
Tacoma School District
WA
1998
Elementary Teacher
Gildo Rey Elementary School
WA
2003
Emergency Physician
University of Cincinnati Health Alliance
WA
1999
Endocrinology Sales Specialist
Novo Nordisk
WA
2005
Enrollment Specialist
Big Brother Big Sister
OR
1995
Enterprise Software Systs Engineer
T Mobile USA Inc
WA
1997
Exec Producer
Step by Step Family Support Center
NY
1997
Executive Pastor
University Place Presbyterian Church
WA
2010
Extern Therapist
Nebraska Advocacy Services
NE
2009
Externship Sve Extender
Idaho State University
OR
1996
Family Counselor
Independent Counseling Service
WA
2003
Family Nurse Practitioner/Certified Nurse Midwife
US Peace Corps
IL
2006
Family Support Specialist
Clover Park School District
WA
2004
Family Support Specialist
Gateways for Youth
AZ
2007
Finacial Services Specialty
Washington State
WA
2004
Financial Advisor and Associate
The Nemec Financial Group (Cannataro & Associates)
NY
2007
Financial Aid Admin
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2006
Financial Aid Counselor
Seattle University
WA
2000
First Grade Teacher
Meridian Elementary
WA
1997
Flight Attnd
Unknown
2004
Foreign Service Officer
U.S. Department of State
AE
1996
Fostercare Licensing Spec
Sotto Voce
WA
2002
FSS Case Manager
Tacoma Housing Authority
OR
2004
Genetic Counselor
University of Washington Medical Center
WA
2000
Grad. Student
Argosy Washington Sch. of Professional Psych.
WA
2010
Graduate Student
Antioch University
WA
2004
Graduate Student
Arizona State University
MN
2007
Graduate Student
Marimat University
VA
2004
Graduate Student
Portland State University
WA
2000
Graduate/Research Coord.
University of Washington
WA
1998
Grant Coord
City of Shoreline
WA
2006
Grants and Contracts Specialist
The Geneva Foundation
WA
1998
Graphic Designer
Bainbridge Studios
CA
2004
Groundskeeper
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
1999
Guidance and Counseling
Whitman Elementary School
WA
1996
Guidance Counselor
Kelso School District
WA
1995
Guidance Counselor
Stadium High School
WA
1998
Habilitation Plan Admin.
State of WA
VA
2006
Health Science Research Specialist
Department of Veterans Affairs
WA
2002
Hematology/Oncology Research
Cook Childrens Medical Center
TX
2007
Histotechnologist
The Queen's Medical Center
HI
1995
Homemaker
Homemaker
WA
1996
Homemaker
Homemaker
WA
2002
Homemaker
Homemaker
WA
2004
Homemaker
Homemaker
WA
2007
Homemaker
Homemaker
WA
2001
Homemaker
None
WA
1997
Homemaker
Self
TX
2000
Homemaker
Self
CA
2003
Hosp Discharge Planner/Medical Social Worker
Providence Regional Medical Center
WA
2011
Hostess
Famous Daves
WA
2004
House Supervisor
Lutheran Volunteer Corps
WA
2008
HS Math Teacher
Olympia High School
WA
2004
Indep Contractor
Washington Natl Guard
WA
1996
Info Spec
IT - Girl Consulting
WA
2007
Instr
University of South Carolina
SC
2012
Instructor of Homecare Aids
SCIU Healthcare Training Partnership
WA
1999
Intake Clinician
Community Care
CO
1998
Intensive Children's Case Manager
Western MT Mental Health Center
WA
2011
Interim Textbook Manager
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2009
Intern
Seattle's Union Gospel Mission
WA
2000
Intern
Whittal Management Group
WA
2000
IT Spec
Unknown
TX
1995
JH Math Teacher
Bethel School District #403
WA
2004
K-5 Grade teacher
Sumner School District
WA
2004
Karate Instructor
UKO Inc.
WA
2008
Landscaper
UAA Landscaping
AK
1995
Lawyer
Camden Hall, PLLC
WA
1998
Lead Case Mgr
Evergreen Counseling Center
WA
2008
Lead Instructor/Coordinator
The Little Gym
WA
2011
Learning & Devel Business Partner
A Place for Mom
WA
2001
Legislative Assistant
Wash. State House of Representatives
WA
2000
Life Coach and Counselor
Life Solutions Consulting Inc
WA
1995
Location Spec
Condon News Inc.
WA
2008
Machinist
Khan Machine
WA
2009
Maintenance Control Officer
US Military
CO
2000
Managing Principal
Slalom Consulting
WA
2012
Marketing/PR
Park Horse Comics
OR
2005
marriage & family therapist
Good Samaritan Hospital
WA
1999
Marriage and Family Therapist
Greater Lakes Mental Healthcare
WA
1998
Marriage Couns
Sound Foundations Professional Counseling
WA
1995
Marriage Family Therapist
Child and Family Institute
TX
2005
Masters Student
Trinity Lutheran Seminary
CA
2005
Masters Student, Sports Studies
Miami University
WA
2001
Math Teacher
Renton School District
WA
1995
Member Attorney
Stewart Sokol & Gray LLC
OR
2003
Mental Health Couns
Valley Cities Counseling
WA
1996
Mental Health Evaluation Specialist
Pierce County Human Services
WA
1996
Mental Health Professional
Good Samaritan Mental Health
WA
1997
Mental Health Tech.
Seattle Mental Health
WA
2003
Mortgage Broker
First Guarantee Mortgage
WA
1997
MSW
Franciscan Hospice
WA
2012
Nanny
Private Family
WA
1997
Natl Gospel Recording Artist
St. Joeseph Hospital
TX
2003
Navy SEAL; Team 8
US Navy
WA
1999
Non-Profit Co-Founder Amy Gearhard
Creative Perspectives Inc., Autism Center of Colorado
CO
1998
Northwest Foods Division - Executive Assistant
Costco Wholesale Corporation
WA
2011
Nurse Practitioner Grad Student
The Golden Place
CA
2002
Occupational Therapist
Thompson School District
CO
2005
Occupational Therapy Graduate Student
University of Puget Sound
WA
2005
Occupational Therapy Student
University of Puget Sound
WA
2001
Ofc Management, Vocalist, Couns
St. Mark's Lutheran Church
CA
2010
Office Administrator
Nippon Express
WA
2011
Office Assistant
ESD 113
OR
1995
Office Assistant
South Puget Sound Community College
WA
1999
Officer
U.S. Army
MD
2012
Oral English Tchr
Sichuan University
WA
2003
Orthopedic Resident
Hawaii Residency Program
HI
2002
Owner
Chrysalis Graphic Design, LLC
WA
2004
Owner
Heroes' Health and Wellness
WA
2008
Owner
Lopez Island Creamery
WA
2002
Owner/Self-employed
Triniti Media & Eyes to See Photography
WA
2002
Owner/Self-employed
Triniti Media & Eyes to See Photography
WA
2000
Pastor
Bethel Lutheran Church of Shoreline
WA
2003
Pastor
St Timothy Lutheran Church
OR
1997
Pastor
Zion Lutheran Church
CO
2008
Patient Care Counselor
Western State Hospital
WA
2005
PE/Health Teacher
Central Catholic High School
OR
1997
Pediatric Mental Health Specialist
Children's Hospital
WA
2009
Personal Banker
JP Morgan Chase
WA
2008
Personal Care and Master of Social Work
Behavior Intervention Services
MO
2004
Personal Support Counselor
Community Alternatives
CA
1998
Personal Trainer
Reality Fitness
WA
2000
Photographer
Self Employed
WA
2000
Photographer
Uchida Photography
TN
1997
Phys. Asst.
Peninsula Community Health Services
OR
1998
platoon leader
U.S. Army
AE
2010
Platoon Leader
United States Army
WA
2010
Playtest Moderator
WB Games Kirkland Studio
WA
1995
Plng & Communication Mgr/Therapist
Developmental Disabilities Council
WA
2001
Police Officer
Pierce County
WA
2004
Policy Analyst
International Relief
MD
2012
Pool Manager
Gov J R Rogers High School
WA
1998
Preschool Tchr
Kindercare
WA
2005
President
Organization and Human Development Consulting Club
NY
2010
Professional Safety Officer
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2004
Prog. Dir.
Sidney Public Schools Administration
MT
2001
Program Assistant
Crossroads Treatment Center
WA
2005
Program Consultant
Food & Beverage Operations Asst.
OR
2005
Program/Project Mgr
The Boeing Company
WA
2008
Programs & Outreach Mgr
Lutheran Volunteer Corp.
MN
2008
Programs Coord
SEIU United Service Workers West
WA
2003
Psychiatric Child Care Counselor
Child Study & Treatment Center
WA
2001
Psychiatric Child Care Counselor
DSHS
WA
1995
Psychiatry Resident
University of Washington
NH
2000
Psychological Historian
Amen Clinic
WA
1997
PT
Good Samaratin Community Services
WA
2009
Quartermaster Officer
US Army
WA
2011
Reading Tutor
AmeriCorps
WA
2007
Regional Sales Manager- WA
Deluxe Marketing Inc.
WA
2007
registered nurse
Good Samaritan Hospital
WA
2006
Registered Nurse
Seattle Children's Home
MT
2003
Registered Nurse
St Joseph Medical Center
WA
2005
Research Assistant
Carnegie Mellon
OH
2000
Research Coordinator
University Of Washington
WA
2004
Research Coordinator
University of Washington
WA
1998
Research Psychometrist
University of Washington
WA
2007
Resident nurse
Kalispell Regional Medical Center
MT
2007
Resident Phys
Michigan State University
MI
2004
Resident Physician
Kapiolani Medical Center
HI
2005
Resource Management Coordinator
United Way, Pierce County
WA
2012
Resource Room Paraeducator
Franklin Pierce School District #402
WA
2001
Restitution coordinator
Pierce County
WA
2001
RN
Evergreen Hospital
WA
2002
RN in the NICU
Tacoma General Hospital
WA
2005
RN Patient Behavioral Unit
Bally Total Fitness
OR
2007
RN, BSN
Memorial Hospital
OR
2003
Rsch Proj Coordinator/Asst
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, NYC
LA
2005
Sales
Hasoffers.com
WA
2000
Sales Rep
Pacific Office Automation
WA
1998
Sales Rep.
Sherwin Williams Paint Co
WA
2002
Sales Representative
Munich Medical
CA
2002
Salesperson
Bargreen Ellingson
OR
2003
Sch Couns
Western State Mental Hospital
WA
2007
Sch Psychologist
Franklin Pierce School District
WA
2003
School Age Counselor
TOPS Kids Co
WA
2007
School Councilor
Gresham School District
OR
2000
School Counselor
Pioneer Valley Elementary School
WA
1995
School Counselor
Tacoma School District 10
WA
2008
School Counselor at Dower and Custer Elementary Schools
Clover Park School District
WA
2001
School Psychologist
Franklin Pierce School District #402
WA
2004
School Psychologist
Puyallup School District
WA
1996
School Psychologist
Tacoma School District 10
WA
2001
Second LT
US Army
OH
2000
Secretary
TMS
WA
1996
Senior Project Manager
Diamond Solutions Group, Inc.
WA
1996
senior social worker
Palladi, Inc. -- Esperanza
NY
2012
Server
Casa Mia Italian Restaurant
WA
2007
Sex Offender Treatment Spec
Washington State Department of Corrections
WA
2009
Shift Supervisor
Starbucks Coffee Company
WA
2006
Site Buyer
IDG
WA
2002
Social Services Director
Manor Care of Tacoma
WA
1998
Social Services Specialist
State of Oregon
OR
2000
Social Services Specialist
State of Oregon
OR
2002
Social Services, Business Office Management
Georgian House
WA
1999
Social Work
Highline Community College
AZ
1999
Social Work
Tacoma Pierce County Health Department
WA
1996
Social Work
Valley Cities Counseling & Consultation
WA
2010
Social Work Intern
Emmaus Campus Ministry (University of Montana)
MT
1998
Social Worker
Anglicare
1997
Social Worker
DSHS
WA
1999
Social Worker
DSHS
WA
2003
Social Worker
Good Samaritan Healthcare
WA
1999
Social Worker
Jesuit Volunteer Corps Int'l
WA
1997
Social Worker
State of Washington
WA
2000
Social Worker
State of Washington
WA
2003
Software Engr
Cray Inc
WA
1996
Special Agent
US Government
VA
2002
Special Educ Tchr
North Salem High School
OR
1997
Special Educ Teacher
Rutledge High School
TN
2005
Speech Language Pathologist
Childhood Speech and Language
WA
1997
Sport Psych consultant
Oregon United connection Consulting
OR
2002
Sr Account Exec
Scan Design Furniture
WA
1998
Sr Mgmt Analyst
City of Portland
OR
1996
Sr. Pharmaceutical Sales Rep
Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals
WA
2002
Staff Relations
Red Cross Disaster Relief
OR
2001
Staffing Consultant
Express Personnel
WA
2008
Staffing Manager
Ajilon Professional Staffing
OR
1998
Stay at Home Mom
None
WA
2010
Student - Occupational Therapy
University Of Puget Sound
WA
2003
Student Affairs Admin MA
University Of Washington
IN
1995
Substitute Counselor
Vancouver School District
WA
2000
Substitute Para Educator
Unknown
WA
2005
Supervisor
Costco Wholesale
WA
2011
Support Staff
Lutherhaven Ministries
WA
2001
Tax Professional/Business Owner
Tax and Accounting Professionals
WA
2005
Tchr
Oak Hills Elementary
OR
1996
Teacher
Anchorage School District
AK
1996
Teacher
Beaverton School District
WA
1999
Teacher
Beaverton School District
OR
2008
Teacher
Clover Park School District
WA
2000
Teacher
Spanaway Jr High School
WA
1999
Teacher
Vancouver School District
WA
1998
Teacher 5th grade
Clover Park School District (Hudtloff Middle School)
WA
2001
Teaching Assistantship
Western Washington University
PA
1999
Technical Recruiter
Excell Data Corporation
WA
2009
Therapist
Acadia Montana
WA
1999
Therapist
Private Practice
WA
2008
Unknown
Americorps NCCC
WA
2005
Unknown
Brooks Sports Inc.
WA
1995
Unknown
Glacier Psychological Services
MT
2006
Unknown
Hotel Valley Ho
AZ
2012
Unknown
Lister Elementary East Side Tacoma
WA
2010
Unknown
Teen Link
WA
2012
Unknown
The Moore Center
WA
2008
Unknown
The Rock
WA
2009
Unknown
Washington University
WA
2009
User Rsch Asst
Blockbuster
WA
2000
Vocation Assistant Counselor
Condon Nero Inc
WA
2012
Volleyball Coach
Lake Tapps Volleyball Club
WA
2007
Volunteer
Lutheran Volunteer Corporation
MN
2000
VP
Klamath County
WA
2010
Warehouse Work
Select Staffing
UT
2010
Women's Ultimate Frisbee Coach
Pacific Lutheran University
WA
2003
Youth and Family Minister
Ascension Lutheran Church
WI
2007
Youth Counselor
Auburn Youth Resources
WA
2003
Youth Ministry
Ryther Child Center
WA
2003
Youth Ministry
Youth Encounter
WA

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