Alumni Profiles

Lutes living their vocations
Kate Monty and Dmitry Mikheyev with a neon SpaceWorks sign in downtown Tacoma, Thursday, April 6, 2017. (Photo: John Froschauer/PLU)

Performers on and off the stage

Performers on and off the stage 1024 427 Zach Powers '10

Kate Monthy ’04 and Dmitry Mikheyev ’10 empower fellow artists at Spaceworks.

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Scott Foss ’91 on the rooftop of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building. (Photo: John Froschauer/PLU)

Scott Foss ’91

Scott Foss ’91 1024 427 Zach Powers '10

PLU alumnus Scott Foss ’91 serves as a top paleontologist for the Department of the Interior.

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Laura Brewer '03 holding a sign at a trans movement

Laura Brewer ’03

Laura Brewer ’03 1024 427 Brooke Thames '18

PLU alumna serves as interim director of Tacoma’s Rainbow Center.

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Martha Spieker ’16 serves as the Press Assistant and Legislative Correspondent in the Washington D.C. office of Congressman Derek Kilmer. (Photo by John Froschauer)

Martha Spieker ’16

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Last year Martha Spieker ’16 was ASPLU president, now she works at Congress.

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Bonnie Nelson '08 during her time in Mongolia working with the Peace Corps. (Photo courtesy of Nelson)

Bonnie Nelson ’08

Bonnie Nelson ’08 1024 427 Kari Plog '11

PLU Peace Corps program prepares Lutes for service work abroad.

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Rep. Rick Larsen in his Washington, D.C. office, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (Photo: John Froschauer/PLU)

Learning listening on the job

Learning listening on the job 1024 532 Zach Powers '10

U.S. Congressman Rick Larsen shares how interactions with constituents has changed him.

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