SHARRON MILLER

Distinguished Alumni,

Sharron Miller grew up in Perry, Oklahoma, where at the age of thirteen she decided to become a filmmaker. She began writing and directing short films as a teenager. After graduating from OSU with a degree in Theater in 1971 she moved to Los Angeles where she worked first a script supervisor and then as …

ROBERT EASTERLING, Ph.D.

Distinguished Alumni,

Rob Easterling graduated from OSU with a Ph.D. in statistics in 1967 and joined the statistical group at Sandia National Laboratories, in Albuquerque, N.M. He was at Sandia from 1967 until 2001 except for one semester as Visiting Lecturer at the University of Wisconsin (1974), a two-year assignment as Statistical Advisor with the Nuclear Regulatory …

JIM TROXEL

Distinguished Alumni,

Jim was born and raised in Oklahoma City, and earned his B.S. in Sociology from OSU in 1968. While at OSU he served as President of the Sociology Students Association and led freshman orientation for A&S students. Following graduation Jim moved to Chicago and became a facilitation and training expert in the fields of citizen …

BARBARA BONNER, Ph.D.

Distinguished Alumni,

Barbara L. Bonner, Ph.D., a Clinical Child Psychologist, is a Professor of Pediatrics and the CMRI/Jean Gumerson Endowed Chair in Clinical Psychology, Director of the Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (CCAN), and Associate Director of the Child Study Center (CSC) at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She graduated from OSU in 1984 …

ERIC EISSENSTAT

Distinguished Alumni,

Eric S. Eissenstat is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Risk Officer & Secretary of Continental Resources, Inc. Prior to joining Continental Resources, he served as a Director with Fellers, Snider, Blankenship, Bailey & Tippens in Oklahoma City. Mr. Eissenstat is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, is listed in Best Lawyers in …

CYNTHIA JORDY

Distinguished Alumni, , ,

Cynthia Wyman Jordy, a first-generation university graduate, is Environmental Manager of the Phillips 66 Sweeny, Texas Refinery. She earned a M.S. in Botany in 1988 under Dr. James K. McPherson and Dr. George R. Waller and a B.S. in Botany and Ecology in 1986.  Cindy and her colleagues are working successfully to continually and sustainably …

MICHAEL RYDIN

Distinguished Alumni, ,

B.A. Philosophy ’74, B.S. Math ’75 Michael Rydin graduated from OSU in 1974 with a B.A. in Philosophy & again in 1975 with a B.S. in Math. Mike started his career as a software developer in Tulsa & then later in Houston. In 1981 he wrote the estimating software for a construction company where he …

LOWELL KYLE

Distinguished Alumni,

A Pine Bluff, Arkansas native, Lowell received a B.S. degree in Language Arts from OSU in 1969. While a student at OSU, Lowell was a member of OSU’s Army ROTC program, the OSU Marching Band and a charter member of Zeta Theta chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. After graduating from OSU, Lowell served two …

VICTORIA KNOLL

Distinguished Alumni,

Victoria D. Knoll, M.D., was born to Dorothy (Gross) and Terry Knoll of Hays,  Kansas. She graduated with a B.S. in mathematics in 1993.  While attending OSU, activities and awards included Top Ten Freshman, Top Ten Senior in the College of Arts & Sciences, Phi Mu Epsilon, Who’s Who, Student Centennial Council, OSU Foundation telemarketer, …