Chelsen Vicari ('11)
Chelsen Vicari (RSG, '11), who at just 26 serves as the director of evangelical action at the Institute on Religion and Democracy (IRD), a think tank in Washington, D.C. As a religious analyst, writer, and speaker, Vicari works to engage and equip young evangelicals to uphold a stronger social and political witness.
Abigail Johnston ('02)
Abigail Johnston (Law, '02) has built her law practice in Central Florida, first focusing on personal injury, but shifting her focus to family law and dependency since 2006. In Abigail, adults and children alike find a strong, creative, and passionate advocate who welcomes the opportunity to come alongside her clients and assist them through the legal process.
Bethany Bomberger ('01)
In 2009, Bethany Bomberger (SOE, '01) entered into a new chapter of her life. After a decade of teaching in a traditional classroom, Bethany and her husband Ryan began The Radiance Foundation (TRF). Through creative ad campaigns, powerful multimedia presentations, and compassionate community outreach, they address a myriad of social issues (adoption, abortion, poverty, fatherlessness, parenting, etc.) in the context of God-give purpose.
Veronica Roy ('10)
Veronica Roy (SCA, '10), a full-time actress living in Los Angeles, recently received a co-star role in Criminal Minds. She shares her wisdom gleaned from completing the challenging transition from classes in Virginia to acting in Hollywood.
Stephen Lum ('13)
Stephen Lum (CAS, '13) recently received his Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certification and has been experiencing South Korea firsthand as an English teacher at an elementary school.
Sharon Olshefski ('11)
Sharon Olshefski (SOD, '11) has been actively involved with an urban ministry called the Baby Care Program even before she graduated from Regent University's School of Divinity. The biblical principles and standards practiced by Sharon and her organization have been steadily transforming her community.
Rex Miller ('11)
Rex Miller (SBL, '11), an accomplished author, consultant, and predictor of future developments in society, shares wisdom from his most recent book regarding the issues that plague the workplace and discusses the changing tides of history in the workplace.
Shannan Crawford ('09)
Dr. Shannan Crawford (SPC, '09) is a licensed psychologist and is the owner of her private practice in Keller, Texas, where she is a full-time psychotherapist who sees adult and adolescent clients, couples, and families. Dr. Crawford specializes in working with ministry leaders and is a trusted therapist for many DFW churches who refer their members and leaders.
Bruce Cornibe ('13)
When Bruce Cornibe (RSG, '13) graduated, he found himself wrestling with a challenging job market. After much prayer and supplication, Cornibe was offered a position with the Commonwealth Foundation in Pennsylvania. During his time at the CF, Bruce had the opportunity to write "letters to the editor" that were published in various newspapers.
Chuck Slemp ('09)
When talking with Chuck Slemp, (Law, '09), you are immediately struck by both his desire to help others and his list of accomplishments. Among the many are his appointment by former Governor McDonnell to the Virginia Commission on Youth and the legislative Advisory Commission on Mandated Health Insurance Benefits.
Clay Perkins ('04)
Dr. Clay Perkins (SBL, '04), the President of Mid-Atlantic Christian University, approaches his vocation and ministry with a "serve first" mentality. "I've always called myself the 'reluctant President,'" he jokes.
Jimmy Schambach ('14)
Jimmy Schambach (SOD,’14) works with a ministry called M28, which is devoted to helping men and women who are in major life transitions as a result of substance abuse, incarceration, homelessness, and human trafficking.
Colonel James Palmer, Jr. ('03)
Colonel James Palmer, Jr. (SOD, '03) is a career Army Chaplain currently serving as the Garrison Command Chaplain for the U.S. Army Training Center and Fort Jackson. Proud to serve the military community, Palmer remarks, "I have the privilege to meet and work with some of the best soldiers in the world. I provide for the spiritual well-being of thousands of soldiers and their family members."
Patrick "Pat" McCarty ('12)
Patrick "Pat" McCarty (SOE, '12) is the current head of school at Norfolk Christian Schools. A lifelong learner and servant leader, Pat has brought a wealth of experience to his new position. "I strongly believe in the importance of making a positive impact on those who facilitate a broad education and Biblical worldview for students who will, in turn, extend that education and character building to their families, community, and nation."
Myson Mosemann ('00)
Myson Mosemann (SOD, '00) recently lived out a lifelong dream by participating in the Boston Marathon. "I had a vision in the early fall of 2013 of running a marathon in 2014. If I could do a marathon, I knew in my heart that I would do it for a cause bigger than me. Little did I know that I would be running in this year's Boston Marathon for a cause that had widespread impact."
Marianna Alacchi ('94)
Working in film, TV & stage, Marianna Alacchi (SCA, '94) has worked on approximately 250 shows & films, either as an actress or as a special effects/key make-up artist and costumer. She specializes in realistic medical effects and period hair/costuming/make-up.
Shawn Tuma ('99)
Shawn Tuma (Law, '99) is in the private practice of law that focuses on cutting-edge cyber technology and digital information law which include issues like helping businesses defend their data and intellectual property against computer fraud, data breaches, hacking, corporate espionage, and insider theft. His practice also involves advising clients on privacy law, online disparagement, social media law, and general business litigation and intellectual property litigation.
Larry Provost ('06)
Employed at The American Legion, Larry Provost (RSG, '06) seeks to take the mission of Christian Leadership to Change the World by offering assistance to Army and Air Force veterans who do not have an honorable discharge. "It is an extremely redemptive position and The American Legion is the only Veteran's organization that provides this service, free of charge, on a regular basis."
Emily Hervey ('12)
Emily Hervey ('12) serves as the chief editor for the new Journal of Cross-Cultural Family Studies and the CEO for Worldwide Writings, LLC, which is a small publishing company. A published author, Emily has written a family workbook called "Setting Sail" and will soon publish "Glorifying God at the Rocks of Remembrance."
Jeremy Ziegler ('13)
Jeremy (SOD, '13), a "pastor's kid" from New Orleans and one of four brothers in ministry, and his wife Amee along with their two sons are busily planting Redemption Community Church in NYC north metro area. After 10 years working in church ministry of various kinds, Jeremy sensed a call to start a new congregation that would meet the spiritual needs of those in central Westchester County. The vision for the church and its purpose in the community and world is held in the name, Redemption. The church will officially launch on September 28, 2014.