Victoria C. Fisher, '80 M.A. Education, is principal of Rorimer
Elementary School in La Puente. She received the 1994 Milken
Family Foundation National Educator Award.

Brian Kito, '80 B.S. Business Administration-Finance, is the proprietor
of the oldest shop in Little Tokyo-the Fugetsu-do Confectionery
Store on First Street.

Amanda Aguirre, '81 M.A. Home Economics, was named director of
college services for South Yuma County. She is the former executive
director of the Western Arizona Area Health Education Center.

Fannette Downie, '81 B.S. '91, M.S. Nursing, received a Family
Nurse Practitioner certificate from the University of Southern
California in 1994.

Nancy Acord, '82, was promoted to president of Favorite Nurses,
a national supplemental staffing agency that provides nursing
and health-care staff to hospitals, nursing homes and industry.

Daniel W. Kwong, '82 B.A. Political Science-Public Administration,
was appointed national campaign adviser by the National Republican
Senatorial Committee.

Eric Luthi, '82 B.A. English, has opened his own law office in

Ralph Valle, '82 B.A. Physical Education, is the new coach of
the East Los Angeles College wrestling team.

Blandine R. Leavitt, '83 B.A. Psychology, is currently finishing
her dissertation. She is a licensed marriage, family and child
therapist and resides in Oregon with her husband of seven years.

Rosario Marin, '83 B.S. Business Administration-Marketing, is
one of six winners of the 1995 Kennedy International Mental Retardation
Awards. She is mayor pro-tem of Huntington Park and has led a
nationwide battle to bring equality and dignity to people with
developmental disabilities.

Jocelyn Bayle Sanchez, '83 B.S. Business Administration-Marketing,
an advertising account executive for American Cablevision in South
Pasadena, won the Sunland-Tujunga Chapter of Business and Professional
Women's Young Careerist award.

Andrew Carney, '84 B.A. Music, after undergoing major surgery,
continues to play his trumpet and is -performing, writing and
recording better than ever.'

John Koegel, '84 M.A. Music, is an assistant professor of music
at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

David Craft, '85 M.S. Health Care Management, teaches at Los Angeles
High School.

Suzanne Gage, '85 B.A. Art, is the executive director of Progressive
Health Services and Holistic Health for Women in West Hollywood.

William Bamattre, '86 M.A. Political Science, was named interim
chief of the Los Angeles Fire Commission.

Barry Gordon, '86 B.A. Political Science, former Screen Actors
Guild national president, is running for the U.S. Congress in
the 27th District.

Charlene Jung, '86 M.B.A. Business Administration, is West Covina
city treasurer.

Jesse Mandujano, '86 B.A. Child Development, is working for Century
21 Union Realty.

Mark R. Miller, '86 B.S. '90 M.S. Criminal Justice, wrote a training
manual for police, Police Patrol Operations.

Chinedum C. Nathan, M.D., '86 B.S. Medical Technology, graduated
from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1994. He is a
board member of Good Shepherd Home Health, Inc.

Dennis Yokoyama, '87 M.S. Psychology, has been named director
of legal research and writing at Southwestern University School
of Law.

Pat Fitzgerald, '88 B.S. Business Education, recently purchased
Skateland in Whitter which has been in business since 1955.

Freeman House, '88 B.A., is an orchestra, strings, and guitar
instructor at Huntington Park High School.

Nitzam Matzkevich, '88 B.S. Engineering-Electrical, is the diversity
coordinator for Chevron Petroleum Technology Company.

Edward G. Sugar, '88 B.S. Business Administration-Marketing, was
appointed director of marketing and market research for the Pine
Company, Santa Monica.

Allen H. Clason, '89 M.S. Business Administration-Finance, is
the founder of Quest Financial Services, a company that helps
small and medium-sized companies with mergers, acquisitions and

Andrew L. Lagravinese, '89 B.S. Fire Protection Administration
and Technology, is a loss control consultant for a major insurance