Missouri State University - West Plains

Alumni Profiles

These profiles highlight a few of the outstanding achievements of Missouri State-West Plains alumni. All alumni, whether recent graduates or alumni from several years ago, are encouraged to share news and events by submitting an update.

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: Pottersville, MO

Occupation: Registered Nurse (RN) at Baxter Regional Medical Center (BRMC) at Mountain Home, Ark., for 14 years and RN Leader at Three West Medical Surgery and Pediatrics wing for 12 ½ years.

Hometown: Jonesboro, Ark.

Currently Resides: Little Rock, Ark.

Occupation: Investment banker for Crews & Associates, Little Rock, Ark.

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Registered Nurse, Ozarks Medical Center Emergency Room

Hometown: Birch Tree, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Eighth grade reading teacher at West Plains Middle School for the past three years.

Hometown: Ava, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Physical Therapist and Rehabilitation Director at NHC Healthcare of West Plains.

Hometown: Mammoth Spring, Ark.

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Nurse Practitioner, Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Cancer Treatment Center

Hometown: Winona, MO

Currently Resides: Winona, MO

Occupation: Superintendent, Winona R-3 Schools

Hometown: Thayer, MO

Currently Resides: Thayer, MO

Occupation: Seventh and eighth grade math teacher at Thayer Junior/Senior High School

Hometown: West Plains, MO.

Currently Resides: Willow Springs, MO.

Occupation: Business owner

Hometown: Springfield, MO

Currently Resides: Fort Worth, Texas

Occupation: Director of Student Life at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Dentist

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Superintendent, West Plains R-7 Schools

Hometown: Ravenden, Ark.

Currently Resides: Willow Springs, Mo.

Occupation: Administrator of Mountain View Health Care under the umbrella of Willow Health Care, Inc., which includes a skilled nursing facility and an assisted living facility.

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Registered Nurse, Obstetrics/Gynecology Nurse Manager at Ozarks Medical Center; Nursing Director, West Plains Christian Clinic

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: Thayer, MO

Occupation: Nursing Supervisor at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark.

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Physician/surgeon in clinical medicine/obstetrics, owner and operator of Ozarks Family Care; also the Director of Medical Education at Ozarks Medical Center and AHEC; Southeast Missouri Medical Director for Three Rivers Hospice in West Plains, Mtn. Grove

Hometown: West Plains

Currently Resides: Morris, Minn.

Occupation: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker for Stevens County Human Services, Morris, Minn.; Project Coordinator for the five-county Region IV South Children’s Mobile Crisis Team; and a Clinical Therapist at The Village Family Services, Alexandria, Minn.

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: West Plains, MO

Occupation: Business owner

Hometown: West Plains, MO

Currently Resides: Peace Valley, MO

Occupation: First grade teacher at West Plains Elementary for six years and taught at Junction Hill School for two years