Set your goals high.

An education at George Fox University is a strong foundation to a successful career. Our graduates have gone on to become judges, doctors, lawyers, teachers, research chemists, social workers, authors, CEOs, youth ministers and much more.

Daniela Makowski

Daniela Makowski ’12

Mechanical engineer, Columbia Helicopters

John Davis

John Davis ’06

State Representative, House District 26, Oregon House of Representatives

Timothy Williams

Timothy Williams ’02

Research associate for the Division of Global Health and Human Rights at Massachusetts General Hospital; ’08 graduate of Harvard School of Public Health

Lori Sobelson

Lori Sobelson ’97

Director of corporate outreach, Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods; oversees millions in charitable giving

Gina Ochsner

Gina Ochsner ’92

Author of The Necessary Grace to Fall and People I Wanted to Be – both winners of the top award for short fiction at the Oregon Book Awards; recipient of a Guggenheim Foundation grant and National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship

Eric Lautenbach

Eric Lautenbach ’88

Director, Basketball Sports Marketing, Nike

Todd Miller

Todd Miller ’84

Senior research chemist at Ligand Pharmaceuticals; creator of compound marketed by Pfizer for late-stage stomach and kidney cancer

Posts filled by recent graduates

Focal Point Digital Media Owner
Sanda University, Shanghai, China English teacher
Deloitte & Touche LLP Senior auditor
Delap LLP Accountant
Rockwell Collins Electrical engineer
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Project engineer
Ferry County Memorial Hospital Registered nurse
Hillsboro School District Bilingual assistant/interpreter
Luis Palau Association Development projects manager
Daimler Trucks North America Design engineer
Aflac Insurance agent
Rock Harbor Church Worship and youth pastor
YMCA Child Development Center Preschool coordinator
VTM, Inc. Account executive
Nike World Headquarters Associate product line merchandiser
Seneca Center Therapist
Municipal Light & Power Line design engineer
Cornerstone Consultants Partner
KPMG LLP Audit associate
The Salvation Army Division program assistant
Huron Consulting Group Products associate
GE Security Software infrastructure engineer
Trust CC IT auditor and technical writer
State of Hawaii Dept. of Education Athletic trainer
Xerox Corp. Mechanical engineer
Payette School District Music teacher
AmeriCorps Youth program coordinator
Time Off Media Assistant editor
National Rep. Senatorial Committee Field researcher
Chehalem Youth & Family Services Clinical services coordinator
Columbia Analytical Services Lab analyst
Tigard-Tualatin School District Teacher

Recent graduates have gone on to the following graduate schools:

  • Baylor University
  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Public Health
  • Harvard University School of Social Work
  • Harvard University School of Education
  • Princeton Seminary
  • Stanford University
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Oregon School of Law

Employers find George Fox University graduates well-prepared

“George Fox University has been a great place for Enterprise to find employees who want to learn to run a business from the ground up.”
- Doug Rice, Recruiting Manager for Enterprise, listed in BusinessWeek’s “50 Best Places To Launch A Career”

“George Fox graduates possess a strong work ethic, are goal-oriented, team players and are energetic. They also possess good judgment, which is the most unique and significant character trait I find in the George Fox graduates we employ.”
- Connie Dingeman, Corporate Recruiter, Progressive Insurance

“I’ve found George Fox students to have strong to excellent problem-solving skills and that they are well-versed in many different aspects of the business world. Most have had work experience which gives them a good balance between academics and the professional environment.”
- Todd Haines, Human Resources Manager, The Sherwin-Williams Co.

“I’ve found that students from George Fox have both a heart for God and a passion for the work they do. I believe that their experience at George Fox is largely responsible for this.”
- Louie Olivares, Staff Coordinator, Youth Dynamics