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Alumni of Distinction

Our alumni include many respected business owners, scholars, athletes, writers, and artists.

Business

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Jaclyn Cohen '91 Vice president, Nickelodeon
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Alex Spanos ‘48 Owner, San Diego Chargers, real estate developer, and philanthropist
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Allan Zaremberg ’78D President, California Chamber of Commerce

Dentistry

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Derric DesMarteau ’80 Team Dentist to the Oakland Raiders & Golden State Warriors
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific William Dorfman ‘83 ABC-TV’s Extreme Makeover Dentist, Founder, Discus Dental
Arthur Dugoni '48 President, ADA Foundation. Past President: ADA, AADS, CDA, etc.
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Captain Boyd Robinson ‘76 Dentist to U.S. Presidents, former Chairman of Presidential Support Team

Education

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Dolores Huerta '10 (Honorary Degree) Labor Leader/Civil Rights Activist, co-founded the National Farmworkers Association with César Chávez
Lawrence Scadden ‘66 Director, National Science Foundation Program for Persons with Disabilities, businessman and writer
Chauncey Veatch ‘70 2002 National Teacher of the Year

Entertainment

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Robert Culp ’49 Actor
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Jamie Lee Curtis '80 Golden Globe award winning actress
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific David Gerber ‘50 Emmy and Peabody Award winning television executive and film producer
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Ken Kercheval ‘57 Actor
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Janet Leigh ‘47 Actress
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Darren McGavin ‘48 Actor
Amy Woo ‘89 Former Miss Chinatown

Government

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific John Doolittle ’78D Congressman
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Peter Knudsen ‘66 Utah State Senator, Senate Majority Leader
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific George Moscone ‘53 California State Senator, San Francisco Mayor

Humanitarian

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Tom Mohr ’86 Chief of Party for Project HOPE, Kazakhstan

Journalism

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific George Knapp ‘77 Investigative journalist, Peabody Award winner, 14-time Emmy Award winner

Law

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Scott Boras ‘77, '82 Sports attorney; founder, Scott Boras Corp.
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Robert Buccola ’83E Plaintiffs’ Attorney
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Connie Callahan ’75D Judge, Ninth U.S. Court of Appeals
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific John Gerrard ’81D Nebraska Supreme Court
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific James W. Hardesty ’75D Nevada Supreme Court
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Bill Lockyer ’86E California Attorney General
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Theodore B. Olson ‘62 42 nd Solicitor General of the United States
Johnnie Rawlinson ’79D U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Music

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Dave Brubeck ’42 Jazz musician, founder, The Brubeck Institute
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific David Giovannoni ’76 President, AudiGraphics, Inc., Grammy Award Winner 2006 (Best Historical Album)
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Chris Isaak ‘80 Rock musician and actor

NASA

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Jose Hernandez ‘85 NASA Mission Specialist

Olympians

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Craig Healy ‘86 Olympic Athlete, Sailing Champion
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the PacificJennifer (Joines) Tamas ‘03 Olympic Silver Medalist, Women's Volleyball (2008)
Lance Larson ‘66 Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist, Swimming (1960)
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Jayne McHugh ‘82 Olympian, Women's Volleyball (1988)
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Elaina Oden ‘90 Olympic bronze medalist, Women's Volleyball (1992)
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Ginnylee Roderick ‘94 Olympic Gold Medalist, Synchronized Swimming (1984)
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Bradley Schumacher ‘97, ‘05 Double Gold Medal Olympic Champion, Swimming

Sports

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Braden Beck ‘71 Former San Francisco 49er Kicker
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Pete Carroll ‘73, ‘78 NFL head coach, Seattle Seahawks
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Tom Flores ‘59 Former NFL head coach and general manager
Malia Kamisugi ‘98 Nationally-ranked open ocean outrigger canoe racer
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Eddie LeBaron ‘50 All-American football player and sports executive
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Gary Nelson ‘68 USF Golf Coach/Player, U.S. Senior Open
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Michael Olowokandi ‘98 First Overall Pick, 1998 NBA Draft

Writers

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Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Steve Martini ’74E Novelist
Opens external site in new browser window; site not necessarily endorsed by the University of the Pacific Kate Moses ’84 Novelist