Donald L. Coleman Sr.
Donald L. Coleman, Sr. ’95L
April 12, 2018
Chris was selected to be the Head Football Coach at Doane, taking over the position from Matt Franzen '94 who was recently named Doane Athletic Director. Bessler was previously the Defensive Coordinator under Coach Franzen for the past eleven years.
Amanda Renshaw McKinney
Amanda was featured in the new documentary Eating You Alive on April 5, 2018.
Kelcie Lindahl Keeling
David City, Nebraska
Kelcie is now the Director of the David City Chamber of Commerce.
Jess's 501 (c)(3) non-profit was recently awarded a $1.5M, three-year 21st Century Community Learning Center grant to bring 5th day programming to 4-day week schools in Colorado.
Megan Keaton Ebke
Megan joined the new Topeka Center for Advanced Learning and Careers in the Teaching as a Profession pathway this year. The new building is opening as part of her district's push to prepare students for life after high school through career and technical education. The district currently offers nine pathways and plans to expand to include more!
James T. Widdelfield
James is the new Minden Public Schools Superintendent.
Benjamin C. Struby
Kansas City, Missouri
Benjamin joined Lathrop Gage Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors' Rights team in the Kansas City Office.
James "Jim" Burgess
Jim married Sekhar Paladugu on June 30, 2018 at the History Colorado Center in Denver. Jim is a litigator for the Social Security Administration and Sekhar is a software engineer for a New York-based digital advertising startup.
Derek J. Castaneda
Derek is a managing partner for Quick Leonard Kieffer, one of the country's top executive search firms specializing in the healthcare, life science, government, academic, association and non-profit industries. Derek also volunteers as the Doane University Tau Sigma Zeta alumni representative for the Inter Greek Alumni Association.