Alumni Archive

  • 2010 Alumni Pillar of Achievement recipient Jackie Gomez-Whiteley, Captain, Cypress Police Department. Service with Honor, Captain Jackie Gomez-Whiteley has been a law enforcement professional for 24 years.  She began her […]

    Captain Jackie Gomez-Whiteley

    2010 Alumni Pillar of Achievement recipient Jackie Gomez-Whiteley, Captain, Cypress Police Department. Service with Honor, Captain Jackie Gomez-Whiteley has been a law enforcement professional for 24 years.  She began her […]

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  • 2010 Alumni Pillars of Achievement Recipient David Perry Our Hero behind the Screen, David Perry, Global Director of Education at Trend Micro, is one of the best respected and best […]

    David Perry, Computer Security Expert

    2010 Alumni Pillars of Achievement Recipient David Perry Our Hero behind the Screen, David Perry, Global Director of Education at Trend Micro, is one of the best respected and best […]

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  • Tom Parsons graduated from Golden West College in 1983. He received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Geophysics from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his Ph.D. in Geophysics […]

    Tom Parsons, Geophysicist, GWC Class of 1983

    Tom Parsons graduated from Golden West College in 1983. He received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Geophysics from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his Ph.D. in Geophysics […]

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  • GWC Alumnus voted Fan Favorite in “Shear Genius” She may not have won the big prize, but Janine didn’t go home empty-handed. She was voted Fan Favorite, winning her a […]

    Janine Jarman, Cosmetologist/Salon Owner

    GWC Alumnus voted Fan Favorite in “Shear Genius” She may not have won the big prize, but Janine didn’t go home empty-handed. She was voted Fan Favorite, winning her a […]

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  • Every Day We Are Given  A Gift: An interview with Alumnus Yvette Verastegui Our featured alumnus  is a model of inspiration and determination for all of us. Yvette was born […]

    Yvette Verastegui, GWC Alumnus

    Every Day We Are Given  A Gift: An interview with Alumnus Yvette Verastegui Our featured alumnus  is a model of inspiration and determination for all of us. Yvette was born […]

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  • “To this day, when I smell eucalyptus trees, it brings me back to Golden West College,” said Westminster Chief of Police, Andrew Hall.  Chief Hall is an alumnus of the […]

    Andrew E. Hall, GWC Alumnus 1981

    “To this day, when I smell eucalyptus trees, it brings me back to Golden West College,” said Westminster Chief of Police, Andrew Hall.  Chief Hall is an alumnus of the […]

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  • Randy Jepson graduated from the Architecture program at Golden West College in 1982 and earned his bachelor’s degree from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He began working for the Himes-Peters […]

    Randy Jepson 1982 Alumnus

    Randy Jepson graduated from the Architecture program at Golden West College in 1982 and earned his bachelor’s degree from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He began working for the Himes-Peters […]

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  • Patrick Pierce graduated from Golden West College in 1994. He received both his bachelor’s and Masters degrees from California State University Long Beach in biochemistry. He continues his association with […]

    Patrick Pierce 1994 Alumnus

    Patrick Pierce graduated from Golden West College in 1994. He received both his bachelor’s and Masters degrees from California State University Long Beach in biochemistry. He continues his association with […]

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  • James McDonald played right field and pitched for GWC for one year in 2003. He graduated from Long Beach Polytechnic High School in 2002, and was selected by the Dodgers […]

    GWC Alumnus Dodger Pitcher James McDonald

    James McDonald played right field and pitched for GWC for one year in 2003. He graduated from Long Beach Polytechnic High School in 2002, and was selected by the Dodgers […]

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  • Alumnus Stephanie Pollaro, daughter of Norma Pollaro, presented a program on campus last November on Human Trafficking: ( Modern Day Slavery) that we thought our readers would find interesting. We […]

    Stephanie Pollaro GWC Alumnus 1996

    Alumnus Stephanie Pollaro, daughter of Norma Pollaro, presented a program on campus last November on Human Trafficking: ( Modern Day Slavery) that we thought our readers would find interesting. We […]

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