Alumni Business Directory

Bruins Stand Together, and Together We Stand Tall

The Alumni Association encourages you to please support Bruin-owned businesses. Together we can have a positive impact in our community by standing with and supporting these Bruin-owned businesses! To have your business added to this page, use the Bruin Business Directory form.

Arts, Entertainment & Photography

Alyssa McConaughey Photography | Newberg, OR

Alyssa McConaughey | Graduated 2016 | alyssamcconaughey@gmail.com | 208-585-1466

Wedding + Portrait Photography.

Ameena's Art Studio | Portland, OR

Ameena Bossier Djanga | Graduated 2015 | ameenabossier@gmail.com | 661-857-3289

Custom artwork designed for you.

Bethany Villero Photography | Newberg, OR

Bethany Villero | Graduated 2017 | hello@bethanyvillero.com | 760-960-2863

Portrait Photography Services.

Chris Low Photography | Portland, OR

Chris Low | Graduated 2002 | chris@chrislowphoto.com | 503-807-0452

Commercial and editorial photography.

Cooper Tharp Photography | Portland, OR

Cooper Tharp | Graduated 2019 | ctharp15@georgefox.edu | 541-537-2879

I am a wedding, engagements, and portrait photographer.

Eric Muhr Photography | Portland, OR

Eric Muhr | Graduated 1996 | admin@ericmuhr.club | 971-832-9838

Landscape and Fine Art Photography.

Exitus Escape Rooms | Salem, OR

Charles Weathers | Graduated 2005 | exitussalem@gmail.com | 971-599-5648

Unique, hand-crafted escape rooms for families, date night, team bonding, and cool poeple who like to have fun! 

Kattegory One Art | Newberg, OR

Noah Katterman | Graduated 2020 | kattegoryoneart@gmail.com | 971-506-1469

We do commission work in both physical and digital with a variety of mediums. Animation, illustrations and pretty much anything else in-between! Contact for specifics!

Red Balloon Collective | Portland, OR

Alanna Archibald | Graduated 2014 | hello@redballooncollective.org

The Red Balloon Theatre Collective (RBTC) is an all female identified artist’s collective that seeks to shed light on subject matter that is not oft spoken. This small group of multi-disciplinary artists create and perform in both original and scripted pieces.

Soma Games | Newberg, OR

Chris Skaggs | Graduated 1999 | info@somagames.com

Video games exhibiting the Christian worldview.

Wrecking Ballers | Salem, OR

Charles Weathers | Graduated 2005 | hitusup@wreckingballers.com

A room where ou break stuff. 'Nuff said.

Automotive

Mid-Valley Auto Body & Service Center, Inc. | Woodburn, OR

Alfonso Herrera | Graduated 2014 | alfonso@midvalleyautomotivecenter.com | 503-981-3550

A complete automotive repair shop that offers collision repairs and full mechanical repairs.

 

Business & Professional Services

Clark & Co. | Murrieta, CA

Megan Weber | Graduated 2006 | megan@clark-and-co.com | 360-903-5954

• Logo Development • Branding • Print + Digital Advertising • Corporate Stationery • Website Design + Development • Email Campaigns • Creative Direction + Consultation • Squarespace Websites

Cornerstone Bookkeeping Solutions | Nationwide

Tony Rourke | Graduated 1995 | tony.rourke@mycornerstonebookkeeper.com | 512-931-1590

We are virtual bookkeepers who partner with small business owners to manage their financial tasks so they can refocus their time and energy on their passion – their business!

Crossroads Insurance LLC | Oregon City, OR

Fritz Neumann | Graduated 1987 | fritz@crossroadsinsurance.net | 503-744-0167

Insurance Agency.

Demetri Tsohantaridis PC | Newberg, OR

Demetri Tsohantaridis | Graduated 2002 | demetri@dtpcattorney.com | 971-227-8947

Law Firm- Focusing on Personal Injury Claims.

Distinction Communication, Inc | Newberg, OR

Amy Wolff | Graduated 2005 | amy@distinctioncommunication.com | 503-554-1203

We help people present more confidently in virtual presentations and meetings.

Heritage Creative Co. | Seattle, WA

Rebecca Fekkes (Tegman) | Graduated 2010 | hello@heritagecreativeco.com | 206-450-6678

Heritage Creative Co. is an organic graphic design studio offering business branding and wedding stationery services that tell a story.

How To Get A Job | Global

Joel Sigrist | Graduated 2020 | joelmsigrist@gmail.com

This comprehensive, 4-week course lays out the foundations of finding a job. It has been used by people to find jobs in Fortune 500 corporations, small startups, and everything in between. It lays out the principles of writing a winning resume, building a LinkedIn profile that stands out, and writing cover letters and applications that get callbacks.

Ignite Marketing, LLC | Newberg, OR

Casey Hostetler (Bowman) | Graduated 2013 | casey@growwithignite.com | 503-746-1622

Creative marketing for small businesses.

Jaclyn Easton Coaching | Salem, OR

Jaclyn Easton | Graduated 2015 | hello@jaclynestoncoaching.com | 503-780-9980

Providing 1:1 coaching services to support creative dreamers.

JB Graphic Design | Newberg, OR

Jessica Brittell | Graduated 2006 | jessica.a.brittell@gmail.com | 971-645-7705

Freelance Graphic Design - Branding, Identity, Marketing and other print pieces.

PIONEER Technologies Corporation | Olympia, WA

Brad Grimsted | Graduated 1986 | grimstedb@uspioneer.com | 360-570-1700

PIONEER Technologies Corporation is focused on remediation hazardous waste sites and software development services.

 

Financial Services

Wagner Planning | Lake Oswego, OR

Sandra Wagner | Graduated 2001 | frontdesk@wagnerplanning.com | 503-342-0038

Wagner Planning helps you confidentially answer complex financial questions and then invest appropriately to help you achieve your financial goals.

 

Food & Restaurants

Coffee Cottage | Newberg, OR

Demetri Tsohantaridis | Graduated 2002 | krystal@coffeecottage.net | 503-538-5126

Coffee Shop- Drive Thru, Cafe, Deli.

Miss Hannah's Gourmet Popcorn | Newberg, OR

Hannah Jodoin | Graduated 2020 | info@misshannahspopcorn.com | 971-264-0707

We proudly craft delicious small batch gourmet popcorn with a small team who loves to serve our community just as much as we do!

Mythical Mini Donuts | Newberg, OR

Skylar Atkinson | Graduated 2021 | skylaratkinson@gmail.com | 503-899-7365

A mobile food vending business which sells fresh mini donuts at a variety of locations and events.

Trellis Wine Bar & Kitchen | Dundee, OR

Ethan Headley | Graduated 2009 | ingo@trellisdundee.com | 503-538-1716

Craft food and wine-focused restaurant in casual environment.

 

Health, Wellness & Medicine

Ambassadors Health Alliance | Corvallis, OR

Tobin & Christy Rummel | Graduated 2004 | Info@ahealthalliance.com | 541-757-2209

Osteopathic and Functional Medicine Clinic.

Grace Abounds Counseling | Tigard, OR

Tsz Yin Szeto-McNatt | Graduated 2019 | Szetocounseling.com | 503-446-3777

Mental health counseling for individuals, couples and families.

Grace and Peace Counseling | West Linn, OR and Tigard, OR

Kelly Lafferty | Graduated 2017 | gracepeacecounseling@gmail.com | 503-662-7577

Mental Health counseling, specializing in trauma, anxiety, depression, and PTSD, for individuals. Also, couples and family therapy.

Gunner CrossFit | McMinnville, OR

Faustino Alonzo Jr. | Graduated 2019 | gunnercrossfit@gmail.com | 971-801-7200

Constantly varied, high intensity, functional fitness.

Jessi Huffman Counseling | Salem, OR

Jessi Huffman | Graduated 2016 | jessi@jessihuffman.com | 503-990-7677

Mental Health Counseling Practice.

Owen Eye Care | Newberg, OR

Michael Owen | Graduated 2004 | contact@newbergeyes.com | 503-847-9183

Family owned optometry practice. Your vision is our passion.

Performance and Spine Chiropractic Center, LLC | St. Paul, OR and Tualatin, OR

Reid Davidson | Graduated 2014 | rdavidson@performanceandspine.com | 503-486-5199

Diversified, evidence-based chiropractic care.

Run The World Physical Therapy & Performance | Newberg, OR

Alison Modafferi | Graduated 2018 | runtheworldpt@gmail.com

Running specific physical therapy, coaching, and training.

Tualatin Hills Counseling | Tualatin, OR

Took Smoot | Graduated 2020 | Tooksmoot@tualatinhillscounseling.com | 971-238-7710

We are a BIPOC Female Bruin owned private mental health counseling practice.

 

Home & Garden

Evergreen Softwash Company | Tigard, OR

Jessica Hund | Graduated 2014 | Evergreensoftwashco@gmail.con | 503-217-4355

Roof washing, hard scape pressure washing, gutter cleaning, and moss removal.

Farm Girl Flowers | Powell Butte, OR

Meridith Foley | Graduated 2006 | meridithfoley@gmail.com | 541-788-9729

Fresh-picked bouquets from our home grown flowers.

JM Windows, LLC | Newberg, OR

Josh and Michelle Thoreson | Graduated MT (2018), JT current student (2022) | Josh@jmprowindows.com | 503-567-8535

Commercial and residential window cleaning services.

Powell Butte Romneys- Sheepskin Rugs | Powell Butte, OR

Meridith Foley | Graduated 2006 | meridithfoley@gmail.com | 541-788-9729

Gorgeous, one-of-a-kind sheepskins from my flock to your home.

Whitney's Grafting | Yakima, WA

Dan Whitney | Graduated 1975 | whitneysgrafting@gmail.com | 509-930-1420

We graft trees for the fruit and nut industry all across the U.S. but mostly in Washington and Oregon.

 

Music

George Fox Student Musicians | Newberg, OR

Nathanael Ankeny | Graduated ---- | nankeny@georgefox.edu | 503-554-2623

Student musicians for all your event needs: dinner parties, receptions, weddings, open houses, etc.

 

Non-profit

Black Lake Bible Camp | Olympia, WA

Philip Ewert | Graduated 1998 | director@blbcolympia.com | 360-357-8425

Black Lake Bible Camp is a Christian Camp and Retreat Center that exists to be used by God in the physical and spiritual formation of youth, families, and communities.

Don’t Give Up Movement | Newberg, OR

Amy Wolff (and Evangeline Pattison and Jessica Britte) | Graduated 2005 | Support@dontgiveupsigns.com

We sell hopeful products at-cost to spread a little love in trying times!

Integrity Home Studies | Newberg, OR

Heidi Pender | Graduated 1994 | info@integrityhomestudies.org| 971-444-5722

We provide adoption home studies for families living in the state of Oregon.

TomTod Ideas | Canton, Ohio

Joel Harris | Graduated 20012 | dreamon@tomtodideas.org | 330-617-4753

TomTod Ideas empowers middle schoolers to explore and launch ideas that put empathy and imagination into action for the good of their communities.

 

Other

Ma Nao Books | Portland, Oregon

Margaret Davis | Graduated 2021 | manaobooks@gmail.com | 503-799-0971

Bookbinding (limited edition, fine press) and editing.

MOB Signs | Newberg

Jessica Brittell | Graduated 2006 | mobsigns@gmail.com | 971-645-7705

Spreading the love one lawn at a time. MOB Signs was founded by Allison Moody, Shelley Reimer and Jessica Brittell, three local “Moms of Boys” who love their community and enjoy finding ways to bring joy to others. Helping to make your special day even more memorable - birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, showers, weddings, holidays, or just because - by lettering lawns and spreading some love.

Rachel Rose Event Planning | Salem

Rachel Ward | Graduated 2018 | rreventsoregon@gmail.com | 503-884-4193

Wedding planning.

Righteous Clothing Agency, Inc. | Clackamas

Alyson Salz | Graduated 2012 | aly@rchq.com | 503-655-1227

Our work is to help organizations brand well through apparel and other tangible marketing tools. We outfit teams, create uniforms, provide swag, and fulfill through our custom corporate online stores, so that employees can show up in great looking gear.

Scott Nilsen Voiceovers/GrumpyDad Productions | Placentia, CA

Scott Nilsen | Graduated 1993 | scott@scottnilsen.com | 714-408-6405

Voiceover services for tv and radio advertising, commercials, presentations, corporate videos, explainer videos, eLearning and more.

 

Personal & Spiritual Care

Adriana Nicholson Spiritual Direction and Coaching | Charlottesville, VA

Adriana Nicholson | Graduated 2017 | Soulrhythms18@gmail.com | 434-906-4793

Spiritual direction and coaching for you heart, mind and spirit.

Empowered Services | Aurora

John Marvin | Graduated 1989/2012 | john@empowered-services.org | 503-454-6330

A provider agency that serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Eden Spiritual Care | Lake Oswego, OR

Sierra Westbrook | Graduated 2004/2013 | edenspiritualcare@gmail.com | 503-803-4646

Eden Spiritual Care is a non-profit organization working to make Christ-centered spiritual growth opportunities--like retreats, spiritual direction, and online growth classes--widely available.

Samantha Gilbertson, Spiritual Director | Newberg

Samantha Gilbertson | Graduated 2019 | samanthakaygilbertson@gmail.com

Spiritual direction is a practice of being with those who desire to deepen their relationship with the Divine, or to learn and grow in their own life journey and personal spirituality. Sessions offered virtually and in person.

 

Real Estate

Del Boca Vista LLC | Newberg

Marc Willcuts | Graduated 1986 | marc@willcutscompany.com | 503-550-7800

Building and development.

Kyle J. Hall Real Estate, Windermere West LLC | Newberg

Kyle Hall | Graduated 2020 | kylejhall@windermere.com | 503-833-2439

Real Estate agency serving Newberg and surrounding areas.

The Joyful Roberts Group, Pacific Grand Realtors | Newberg

Daniel Roberts | Graduated 2015 | daniel.roberts@pacificgrand.com | 503-583-2581

We help people buy and sell homes—and have fun during the process!

Willcuts Company Realtors | Newberg

Matt Willcuts | Graduated 1994 | Mattw@willcutscompany.com | 503-538-8311

Real Estate Sales.

 

Shopping & Retail

Alki Supply Co. | Online

Evan Dahl | Graduated 2013 | alkisupply@gmail.com | 360-927-4229

Etsy shop selling stickers, shirts, hats, and celebrating cool places, things, and ideas.

Jennifer Joy Studio | Newberg | Salem | Portland

Jennifer Loop | Graduated 2009 | Jenniferjoy.loop@gmail.com | 503-484-0482

Functional ceramics.

Kerchief | Bend, OR

Lauren Creel | Graduated 2010 | hello@shopkerchief.com

Kerchief is a handkerchief company focused on social good. For each kerchief you buy, we donate a colorful headscarf to a cancer patient undergoing treatment, one-for-one.

Velour | Newberg

Jessica Brittell | Graduated 2006 | info@shopvelour.com | 503-718-8118

Velour is a carefully crated lifestyle boutique located in the heart of downtown Newberg, Oregon. We specialize in vintage and handmade clothing and goods that emphasize craftsmanship and a timeless style. Run by brothers Andrew and Stephen Brittell and their wives Jessica and Amy, Velour has been providing quality one-of-a-kind goods to Newberg and the surrounding Chehelem Valley since April of 2011.

Technology

Code-Monkeys | Newberg, OR

Chris Skaggs | Graduated 1999 | silverback@code-monkeys.com

Custom software development. Web, apps, ecommerce, etc.

 

Travel, Transportation & Lodging

Indie Travel Design | Salem, OR

Bailey Smith (Dekker) | Graduated 2013 | bailey@indietraveldesign.com | 503-608-2294

Offering travel design for personal vacations & program design for humanitarian organizations, so you can focus on what’s important.

PinotCar | Newberg

Ethan Headley | Graduated 2009 | info@pinotcar.com | 971-832-8941

Wine tourism/transportation provided for the Willamette Valley.

 

Restoration Ranch/Blue Plume Studio| Newberg

Matthew Smith | Graduated 2005 |  blueplumestudio@gmail.com  | 503-550-3451

This Airbnb, with over 30 animals on the property, is located just outside of town and offers farm tours and individual and group art lessons.

Weddings

Alyssa McConaughey Photography | Newberg, OR

Alyssa McConaughey | Graduated 2016 | alyssamcconaughey@gmail.com | 208-585-1466

Wedding + Portrait Photography.

Bethany Villero Photography | Newberg, OR

Bethany Villero | Graduated 2017 | hello@bethanyvillero.com | 760-960-2863

Portrait Photography Services.

Chris Low Photography | Portland

Chris Low | Graduated 2002 | chris@chrislowphoto.com | 503-807-0452

Commercial and editorial photography.

Cooper Tharp Photography | Portland

Cooper Tharp | Graduated 2019 | Ctharp15@georgefox.edu | 541-537-2879

I am a wedding, engagements, and portrait photographer.

George Fox Student Musicians | Newberg

Nathanael Ankeny | Graduated ---- | nankeny@georgefox.edu | 503-554-2623

Student musicians for all your event needs: dinner parties, receptions, weddings, open houses, etc.

Heritage Creative Co. | Seattle, WA

Rebecca Fekkes (maiden: Tegman) | Graduated 2010 | hello@heritagecreativeco.com | 206-450-6678

Heritage Creative Co. is an organic graphic design studio offering business branding and wedding stationery services that tell a story.

Rachel Rose Event Planning | Salem

Rachel Ward | Graduated 2018 | rreventsoregon@gmail.com | 503-884-4193

Wedding planning.

 

Address all questions to the Director of Alumni Relations at  alumni@georgefox.edu