Meet Central Alumni
It All Adds Up
Delaney Underwood ’23 came to Central College to excel in the classroom and on the golf course. For her, it all adds up to a college experience that has been nothing short of remarkable.
Commencement 2023 Highlights
Proud is an understatement. Congratulations, Central College Class of 2023!
For the Kids
For Kinsley Parrott ’21, Central College sparked a dream to help vulnerable children — a spark that caught and is spreading like wildfire across the region.
Growing up the Central Way
Beatriz Mate-Kodjo ’11, civil rights attorney at BMK Law, advises others how to act as positive change agents in the workplace.
Go Unto All the World
Kat De Penning ’11 has made ministry her mission.
Acceptance of Others
Brad DiLeo ’22 has the superpower of positivity. He encourages everyone to take ownership and learn from mistakes.
Relentless Pursuit for Equity
Polly Adam Brekke ’91 advocates for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing by breaking down communication barriers.
A Force for Good
Cheri Trout Doane ’98 has helped Central College students make a difference by fostering citizen involvement.
More Than a Label
Leo Bird '14 is a live storyteller who uses original artwork as a visual aid. With pictures drawn from his Central College experiences, he tells stories about fitting in, building talent, character and autism.
Dreams Have No Deadlines
After 15 years in the workforce, Shawn Vande Kieft ’21 learned it’s never too late to follow your dreams.