2019 Graduates

Congratulations to all of our graduates!

High School Graduates:

Madalyn Baughan, Cedar Valley Christian High School, will be attending Kirkwood starting with nursing with plans to become a midwife. Madalyn’s parents are Nathan and Michele.

Jon Flamming, Cedar Valley Christian High School, will be attending Kirkwood for one year and then plans to transfer to  Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI to major in digital communications and graphic design. Jon is the son of Jim and Heidi.

Shelby Hoeppner, Benton Community High School, will be attending Mt. Mercy to pursue a degree in Nursing. Shelby’s parents are Brad and Jenni.

Alexander Penk, Prairie High School, will be attending Kirkwood. Alexander is the son of Kristie Stientjes and Michael Penk.

Taylor Potter, Kennedy High School, will be attending Kirkwood and starting schooling for engineering. Taylor is the daughter of Diane and Larry.

Logan Renner, Prairie High School, will be attending University of Northern Iowa to study business management. Logan’s parents are Brock and Lori Renner.

Tyler Schnell, Center Point-Urbana High School, will be attending Kirkwood for computer aided design. Tyler’s parents are  Nathan and Jennifer.

Tory Slagenweit, Prairie High School, will be attending UNI in the fall and would like to be a high school English teacher. Tory’s mother is Luanna Geissler.

College Graduates:

Jessica Ohrnstein graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Psychology. Jessica’s mom is Tammy Ohrnstein and her grandma is Dianne Martens.

Alaina Schulte graduated from University of Northern Iowa with degrees in Economics and Supply Chain Management. She has accepted a  position with Keyot and will be moving to West Des Moines. Alain is the daughter of Kurt and Marie.

Caleb Scott graduated from University of Iowa with BA in Environmental Science. He will be working full-time at Menards until he finds a job in his field. Caleb’s parents are John and Deb Scott.

Cynthia Platt graduated from Kirkwood Community College. Cynthia is the daughter of Mario and Tameka Armon.

Graduate School Graduates:

Carter Chapman graduated from Drake University, magna cum laude with a doctorate in pharmacy. Dr. Chapman has accepted an executive fellowship with the Pharmacy Quality Association in Alexandria, Virginia. Carter’s parents are Kyle and Dana Chapman.

Kyle French graduated (December 2018) from Moody Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity. His future plans include continuing to pursue bringing glory to the Kingdom of God and academically will likely be pursuing a Ph. D or D.

Janessa Montgomery graduated from University of IA with her doctorate. Dr. Janessa Montgomery plans to be a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Janessa’s parents are John and Julie Freeman.