UM announces summer graduates

More than 110 University of Montevallo students received their diplomas at summer commencement Aug. 5.

The commencement speaker was Gordon G. Martin, senior vice president and general counsel of Alabama Power Co.

Following the address, Dr. John W. Stewart III, UM president, conferred degrees upon 63 candidates for bachelor’s degrees, 32 candidates for master’s degrees and 20 candidates for the educational specialist degree.

After students received their diplomas, Kit Waters, president of the National Alumni Association, inducted graduates into the 21,000-member organization.

Graduates were: Elizabeth Leigh Ansley, Pelham; Judith A. Archer, Pelham; Abigail S. Aycock, Calera; Katherine Bagley, Helena; Joi P. Brown, Alabaster; Emily N. Channell, Helena; Leanne S. Craft, Chelsea; Haley M. Dennis, Brierfield; William A. Detoma, Birmingham; Joshua K. Ethridge, Alabaster; Celia B. Flanagan, Pelham; Cody J. Fontaine, Wilsonville; Sascha Riddle Glassford, Pelham; Tami Goff, Indian Springs; Oliver B. Gurganus, Calera; Kirstin M. Hall, Calera; Leslie C. Hall, Montevallo; Emily Lynn Heisler, Chelsea; Katherine A. Hovanes, Montevallo; Kristina N. Hubbard, Helena; Alison M. Kessler, Alabaster; Cynthia D. King, Chelsea; Christopher S. Loftin, Pelham; Jennifer LaVell Lott, Alabaster; Dennis O. McCay, Helena; Valarie A. McCay, Helena; Sunshine Y. McLendon, Sterrett; Heather R. Myers, Alabaster; Whitney K. Panter, Birmingham; Jennifer B. Parker, Helena; Alana E. Ray, Wilsonville; Thomas K. Reynolds, Calera; Kristi D. Rogers, Helena; Kristen C. Ryan, Montevallo; Richard Lee Scott, Helena; James M. Smith, Birmingham; Katherine K. Speir, Hoover; Brittany A. Spiller, Montevallo; Jessica Lester Stewart, Birmingham; Brett Thomas Terry, Maylene; Jennifer L. Ward, Indian Springs; Jason G. Webb, Alabaster; April M. Whisenhunt, Calera; Patrick T. Williams, Montevallo.