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Alumni Profiles


Andrew Bauman, ’05

Andrew Bauman spent four years at Montreat College studying “a bigger world,” and then he went out and started trying to make a part of it better.


Hunt Briggs, ’98

As an undergraduate at Montreat, Hunt’s love of the mountains drew him to the Environmental Studies department, and thus began his journey to becoming an award-winning innovator.


Jazz Cathcart, ’07

Jazz Cathcart, Montreat College alum of ’07, knows the burden weighing down low-income children. He grew up in a single-parent home on government assistance.


Juanita Wilson ’10

After graduating from Montreat’s School of Professional and Adult Studies with a master’s degree in management and leadership, Juanita Wilson ‘10 immediately took her leadership training into the field.

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Justin & Jen Barbour, ’03

Jen Barbour has lived her life close to creation and the Creator. A 2003 graduate, she and her husband Justin (also an alum) cultivated a love for the outdoors during their time at Montreat.

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Preston and Glenda Parrish, ’75

Since graduating from Montreat, Preston and Glenda Parrish have worked vocationally to spread the Gospel for nearly four decades.


Rebecca N. King, ’01

Rebecca N. King graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature. While at Montreat, King began an apprenticeship with Benjamin Long IV, the master fresco artist who completed the Prodigal Son in the Chapel of the Prodigal on Montreat’s campus.


Robert J. Norman, ’03

After his time at Montreat College, Robert Norman decided that finding his calling through service was the best way forward.


Ruth White, ’62

Author of ten children’s books, Ruth has received numerous awards for her children’s literature, including the Newberry Honor Book designation.


William Haynes ’85

The lessons William learned during his time at Montreat have played a significant role in his success today. His relationships with professors helped him turn his life around and discover a sense of belonging.