Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Ryan Farr '10 is a Sports Pastor at Canton First Friends Church where he preaches 4-5 times a year and oversees a sports program that reaches over 4,000 annually. Farr is also the Head Men's Lacrosse Coach for Mount Vernon Nazarene University.
Monday, March 5, 2018
David Mabry '93 is the new Executive Director for the Association of Church Sports and Recreation Ministries (CSRM), a 25 year old, international, para-ministry organization focused on equipping the local church to impact lives through sport, recreation, and fitness ministries. David has been in pastoral ministry with the EFC-ER denomination and with The Fellowship of Christian Athletes since graduating from Malone. In 2015, he received his Doctor of Ministry from Ashland Theological Seminary. David and his wife Theresa (Bowlin) '92 live in Powell.
Michele Waalkes '07 is the Curator for the Malone Art Gallery at Malone University. In addition to creating her own artwork, Michele is involved in many public and educational art projects. Her studio, Michele Waalkes Arts, is located on the main floor of Avenue Arts Marketplace and Theatre in the Downtown Canton Arts District in Canton.
Lydia Carmany '10 is Development Associate for Inner-City Arts in Los Angeles. Before joining Inner-City Arts, Lydia coordinated development efforts for Communities In Schools of Los Angeles, Get Lit-Words Ignite, and The Broad Stage. For the past decade, she has sought out organizations that help children find and share their voices.
Alicia Hopkins '09 was crowned Ohio Miss Amazing Sr. Miss 2018 and will attend the Nationals in Chicago this summer. Alicia is also planning Ohio's First All Abilities Art Expo to feature artists with disabilities in Ohio. The event is at the Akron Unitarian Universalist Church on April 7, 2018. Here is the event link.