Front-line Alumni Heroes

Thank you to all front-line workers! We are saluting alumni that have been nominated by faculty, staff, alumni, families and friends below.

Help us thank more front-line alumni by emailing The Hope College Bookstore will be selecting a random front-line alum to receive a gift basket.


Sid Disbrow ’68
Chiropractic Physician and Applied Kinesiologist, private practice


Kris Jacobusse ’75 Lindquist
Radiation Oncology PA, Herbert-Herman Cancer Center, Lansing, MI

Lorie Shier ’78
Chaplain, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, Chicago


Ron Moolenaar ’81
Associate Director for Science Division of Global Health Protection, CDC

Bradley Slagh ’81
State Representative, State of Michigan

Barbara Soyster ’81
Physician, Canton Health Center

John Ratmeyer ’83
Pediatrician, Gallup Indian Medical Center

Stephen Renae ’83
Infectious Disease Physican, Infections Managed

Robin Wildman ’86
Medical Social Worker, Fresenius Kidney Care

Jeremy Bogard ’88
Neurosurgery PA, Spectrum Health

Tim DuMez ’88
Partner, Hybrid Machining


John Mitchell ’90
Anesthesiologist, multiple hospitals

Mamie Pierce ’90
Endoscopy, Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital

KEvin Cranmer ’91
Physician, Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital

Elizabeth (Betsy) Hayes, MD ’91
Kaiser Permanente Oakland ,CA

Dawn DeWitt ’92
Physician OB/GYN, Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital

Lisa Moshauer ’92 Montgomery
RN at Beaumont Hospital

John Skinner ’93
Radiologist, Mayo Clinic

Ann Smuelson ’94 Tonkin
Physical Therapist, Beaumont Farmington Hills

Amy Murray ’95 Harper
RN, Detroit VA

Courtenay Michmerhuizen ’96
Med-Surg ICU, University of Michigan

Katherine Vlasica ’96
ER Physician, Saint Barnabas Hospital

Eric Almli ’96
ER Physician, Medstar Montgomery Medical Center

Ellen Baker ’97
Social Work Manager, St. Ann’s Community

Julie Moes ’97 Smith
RN, Holland Hospital

Kara LArdinois ’98
Physical Therapy, Duke University Health System

Henry Chen ’99
Campus Safety Officer, Hope College

Shanna TenClay ’99
Physician, Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and VP of the Medical Staff, Spectrum Health


Nicole Hatfield ’01
Nurse, Indiana University Health

Jennifer Yoder ’02
RN, Holland Hospital

Abbie Gonzales ’03
Clinical Oncology Social Worker, Providence Hospital

Brad Norden ’04
CRNA, Macatawa Anesthesia, P.C.

Emily Cronkite ’04 Coronado
Dialysis Social Worker, Fresenius Kidney Care

Katherine Boss ’04 Elms
Pediatrician at Grand Traverse Pediatrics

Sarah Gardner ’05 De Boer
Physician, Capital Area Health Network

Diana Bray ’02 Albers and Vanessa (Van) Ramirez ’00 Miller are both graduates of the Athletic Training Program at Hope College currently employed by Holland Hospital as Outreach Athletic Trainers at local high schools. With the school closures due to COVID-19 both ATs were redeployed to the Holland Hospital COVID-19 drive-up testing center.

Jeffrey Martindale ’05
Cardiologist, MidMichigan Health

Angela Matusiak ’05
Globe Chef, Hope College Dining Services

Lesli Fisher ’05
Lavery Clinical Oncology Pharmacist, Levine Cancer Institute

Heather Norden ’06
Family NP, Spectrum Health

Melissa Turner ’06 Isacco
NNP, NICU at Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh

Tim Kragt ’07
PA, Advanced Radiology Services

Rachel Sprow ’07
Occupational Therapist, Ascension Borgess Home Health

Justin Rieth ’07
Hospitalist Physician working on COVID floors, Spectrum Health

Danielle Breuker ’07 Kabaghe
RN BSN Christ House, Washington DC

Jenna Treumuth ’07 Hagen
Certified Child Life Specialist at Levine Children’s Hospital, Emergency Department

Addison Haynes ’08
Physician, IU Health Physicians

Matt Wixson ’08
Anesthesiologist, University of Michigan Medical Center

Liana Lemke ’09
BSN, RN at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine

Daniel Forro ’09
Occupational Therapist, Summerlin Hospital and Medical Center


Erin Coallier ’10
NICU Transport Nurse, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital

David Schrock ’10
MD, Henry Ford Health System

Andi Springett ’10
RN, Holland Hospital

Andrea Mathews ’10
Mana Certified Nurse Midwife, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Samuel Pettigrew ’10
Anesthesiology Resident, University of Knoxville

Lillie Lodge ’10
RN, WakeMed Health And Hospitals, Raleigh, NC

Sara Dykstra ’11
Cardiac ICU RN, Swedish Medical Center

Daniel Mehari ’11
Governor’s Executive Protection Detail, Michigan State Police

Heidi Grooters ’11 Reynhout
RN, Surgical Progressive Care, St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Allison Reynolds ’11
NP, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital

Amanda Schab ’11
NP, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Andi Springett ’11
RN, Holland Hospital

Jeffrey Stusick ’11
Anesthesia Resident, Univeristy of Michigan

Anna Welsh ’11
Nurse, Holland Hospital

Jeffrey DeYoung ’11
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at Denver Health

Kara Shetler ’11
MD, New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, NY

Sara Duhr ’12 Bazydlo
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, John D. Dingell VA Medical Center

Kaily Gumpper ’12 McLellan
MD, Michigan State

Jon Pointe ’12
Firefighter/Paramedic, Sterling Heights Fire Department

Abby Dalman ’13
Pharmacist, Spectrum Health

Kylee Howland-Jamie ’13
Assistant Retail Manager, Hope College Dining Services

Katie Ansel ’14
ICU NP, Henry Ford Hospital

Lauren Bedard ’14
RN, Holland Community Hospital

Nina Droppers ’14
Emergency Nurse, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Camille Borst ’14 Oswald
RN BSN, Spectrum Health

Hannah Rice ’14
RN (Emergency) Spectrum Health

Natalie Woodberry ’14
Pediatric Physical Therapist, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN

Brooke Wolthuis ’15
RN, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital

Paul Bradley ’16
ICU Nurse, Spectrum Health

Britney Compagner ’16 Poll
Emergency RN, Spectrum Health

Jessica Snyder ’16
RN, Virginia Hospital Center

Michael Combs ’17
Supervisor, Hope College Dining Services

Ashley Krause ’17
Social Worker, Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital

Monica MuÑoz ’17
RN, Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services

Jacqueline Savalle ’17
RN, Mayo Clinic

Cailyn TenHoeve ’17
RN, Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services

Morgan Ricketts ’18
RN, St. Joseph Hospital

Makayla Byker ’19
Nurse Tech, Spectrum Health

Sarah Stroup ’19
RN Charge Nurse – Neuroscience Floor Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids


Jessica Baginkski ’20
RN, Henry Ford Detroit Hospital

Maddison Prebenda ’20
Graduate Nurse, Bronson Methodist Hospital

Madison Rogers ’20
Nursing Assistant/CNA, Woodward Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center