Alumni-In-Action is Walsh College's alumni class notes. Read about recent personal and professional news and activities of fellow alumni. To submit your news, please visit walshcollege.edu/alumniinaction.
Class of 2013
Parks Title has announced the addition to its corporate team of Curtis Schabath as marketing coordinator. Curtis earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Walsh College in 2013.
Class of 2011
Jason Farquhar joins Lear Corporation as a financial analyst. Prior to joining Lear, he worked as a program controller for Valeo Thermal Systems. Jason earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in 2010 and his dual Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Finance from Walsh in 2011.
Kellogg Company appointed Tracy Joshua as its new vice president, procurement indirect, to Kellogg’s Supply Chain Organization. Tracy most recently held a position with the Detroit Public Schools where she was chief procurement and logistics Officer since 2011. She brings a broad background and numerous skills and experiences to the Kellogg team, built from various global corporate and supply chain roles at companies in the pharmaceutical and automotive sectors, including Bristol Myers Squibb, Ford, and General Motors. Tracy earned her Doctor of Management degree from Walsh College in 2011.
Class of 2010
Plante Moran, one of the nation’s largest public accounting and business advisory firms, has announced that Paul Blowers has been named chief information officer. Paul earned his Master of Science in Information Systems from Walsh College in 2010.
Class of 2005
Jill English joins RGBSI as a human resources coordinator. Prior to joining RGBSI, she had experience in human resources with Daifuku Webb and CDI Corporation. Jill earned her Master of Science in Management from Walsh College in 2005.
Class of 1999
April Colvin was promoted to tax manager at Gordon Advisors PC. April earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from Walsh College in 1999.
Class of 1996
Midcoast Studio, headquartered in Troy, Mich., has announced the appointment of Donna Jackson to company president. Donna was named chief operating officer of Midcoast in 2013, and will carry dual roles with the studio. She earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from Walsh College in 1996.
Class of 1993
Koch Agronomic Services, LLC named Edmund Carmody as the new director of sales, turf and ornamental. Edmund earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from Walsh College in 1993.
Class of 1987
Rick Barker started his own company in consulting in the security and compliance field for medium- and small businesses that do business with the federal government. Rick earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from Walsh College in 1987.
Class of 1985
The UBS Institutional Consulting Group congratulates Rebecca Sorensen on becoming an institutional consultant. This designation is given to their most experienced and knowledgeable financial advisors. Rebecca earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from Walsh College in 1985.