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Ryan Slusarzyk, '08

Ryan Slusarzyk, '08

Ryan Slusarzyk has an attitude and charisma that is contagious. He is a natural leader, passionate about the community in which he lives, and represents the qualities that define a Laker for a Lifetime.

Laura Burkett Holstine, '05

Laura Burkett Holstine, '05

Laura Burkett Holstine is a holistic nutrition and eating psychology counselor with her own private practice, Real Food Wellness in Grand Rapids.

Christopher Gale, '12

Christopher Gale, '12

Christopher Gale attended the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holland for years until arriving at GVSU. He is now the manager of literacy initiatives for the Boys and Girls Club of Philadelphia.

Jacqueline, '00 & '05 and Kevin, '98 Schafer

Jacqueline, '00 & '05 and Kevin, '98 Schafer

Jacqueline, 00 & 05 and Kevin, 98 Schafer have been serving Grand Valley and have maintained active involvement, loyalty, and support as Lakers for more than 20 years.

Erion Veliaj, '02

Erion Veliaj, '02

Erion Veliaj has been named to a cabinet position in the new center-left government of Albania, following elections in 2013.

Shahryar (Shawn) Oliai, '89 & '95 & '95 & '05

Shahryar (Shawn) Oliai, '89 & '95 & '95 & '05

Shan Oliai is one of a half dozen alumni to receive four degrees from Grand Valley.

Aida Toledo, '03 & '07 & '09 & '10

Aida Toledo, '03 & '07 & '09 & '10

Aida Toledo is one of half a dozen alumni who have four degrees from Grand Valley.

Michael Nicholson, '05 & '08 & '09 & '10

Michael Nicholson, '05 & '08 & '09 & '10

Michael Nicholson is one of half a dozen alumni with four degrees from Grand Valley State University.

Kathleen Vogelsang, '95 & '99

Kathleen Vogelsang, '95 & '99

Kathleen Vogelsang earned her undergraduate degree in Finance from Grand Valley State University in 1995.

Dr. Asli Y. Akbulut

Dr. Asli Y. Akbulut

Dr. Asli Y. Akbulut is Associate Professor of Information Systems at the Management Department in the Seidman College of Business, Grand Valley State University.

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