Previous Alan D. Waggoner Sonographer Student Scholarship Recipients

2016 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Sonographer Student Scholarship Award:

  • Beth Anderson – UAMS College of Health Professionals, Little Rock, AR
  • Ellen Garcia – Community Regional Medical Center, DMS Program, Fresno, CA
  • Abigail Kaminski – Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, School of DMS, Milwaukee, WI
  • Pamela Keebler – South Hills School of Business and Technology, State College, PA
  • Deanna Knox – Bellevue College, DMS Program, Bellevue, WA
  • Gina Lamonaca – St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, CVT Sonography Program, Hartford, CT
  • Ashley M. Maes – Bellevue College, DMS Program, Bellevue, WA
  • Melissa McKnight – El Centro College,CVT Sonography Program, Dallas, TX
  • Erin Monroe – Mayo School of Health Sciences Echocardiography Program, Rochester, MN
  • Ha Ni Nguyen – Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, CVT Sonography Program, New Orleans, LA
  • Alexis Pentheros – Sanford Brown College, CVT Sonography Program, Dallas, TX
  • Jason Pereira – St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, CVT Sonography Program, Hartford, CT
  • Edward Pierson, Lackawanna College, DMS Program, Scranton, PA
  • Lindsay Provenzano – Johns Hopkins Hospital, DMS Program, Baltimore, MD
  • Bobbi Jo Schlick – Mayo School of Health Sciences Echocardiography Program, Rochester, MN
  • Michael Silverman – Johns Hopkins Hospital, DMS Program, Baltimore, MD

2015 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Sonographer Student Scholarship Award:

  • Alyssa Brooks, Yale-New Haven Hospital School of Diagnostic Ultrasound, New Haven, CT
  • Hoa Tuyet Gip, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences DMS Program, Little Rock, AR
  • Brittney Guile, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee DMS Program, Milwaukee, WI
  • Genevieve Hammett, Clemson University CVT Program, Clemson, SC
  • Rianna Herbolingo, Hudson Valley Community College DMS Program, Troy, NY
  • Steven Kiyokawa, Bellevue College DMS Program, Bellevue, WA
  • Christina Landish, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-St. Francis Hospital DMS Program, Milwaukee, WI
  • Aubrey Moder, Mayo Clinic DMS Program, Rochester, MN
  • Jason Morgun-Le, Grossmont College CVT Program, El Cajon, CA
  • Cristy Murray, South Hills School of Business & Technology DMS Program, State College, PA
  • Michelly O’Malley, University of Maryland Baltimore County DMS Program, Baltimore, MD
  • Catherine Sistrunk, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center CVT Program, New Orleans, LA
  • Madeline Schiminger, Johns Hopkins Hospital Cardiac Sonography Program, Baltimore, MD
  • Brian Whittemore, Bunker Hill Community College DMS Program, Boston, MA
  • Meghan Wilson, Hoffman Heart & Vascular Institute School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Hartford, CT

2014 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Sonographer Student Scholarship Award:

  • Brittney Blicharz, Hoffman Heart & Vascular School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Hartford, CT
  • Jerrid Brabender, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
  • Alicia Brooks, South Hills Business & Technology, State College, PA
  • Bryan Dake, Bellevue College Diagnostic Ultrasound, Bellavue, WA
  • Yanfeng Ding, Sanford Brown College, Dallas, TX
  • Sean Hackett, John Hopkins Hospital School of Diagnostic Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Delanie Sapelli, Hoffman Heart & Vascular School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Hartford, CT
  • Nicole Soellner, John Hopkins Hospital School of Diagnostic Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • McKenzie Watzka, Mayo Clinic, Cardiac DMS, Rochester, MN
  • Adam Wood, South Hills Business & Technology, State College, PA

2013 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner, MHS, RDCS Sonographer Student Scholarship:

  • Renita Adams, Johns Hopkins School of Cardiac Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Alyson Cooke, Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute, Hartford, CT
  • Ian Crandall, Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute, Hartford, CT
  • Christine Dauber, Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY
  • Stacy Hedges, Georgia Northwestern Tech, Rome, GA
  • Stephanie Kelley, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL
  • Ashley Robertson, UWHC School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Madison, WI
  • Rodalyn Soriano, Kettering College, Kettering, OH
  • Tehila Wiener, Johns Hopkins School of Cardiac Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Wendy Yang, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-St. Francis Hospital, School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Milwaukee, WI

2012 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Tamara Beam, UMBC Training Centers, Baltimore, MD
  • Rebecca Campbell, Seattle University, Dept. of Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle, WA
  • Young Joo Jang, Montgomery College, DMS, Silver Spring, MD
  • Jennifer L. Lasecki, Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Cardiac Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Hemda Lewis, Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Cardiac Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Lauren Longshore, Cincinnati State Tech & Community College, Cincinnati, OH
  • Danielle Meadows, South Hills School of Business & Technology, State College, PA
  • Tanya B. Michnevitz, Hoffman Heart Institute of CT, Hartford, CT
  • Denise Spiegel, UWHC School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Madison, WI
  • Richard Yannotta, Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY

2011 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Jennifer Durst, University of Kansas Hospital, School of Allied Health DMS Program, Kansas City, KS
  • Nicole Chaney, Johns Hopkins School of Cardiac Sonography, Baltimore, MD
  • Jeanne Juneau, El Centro College, Dallas, TX
  • Stephanie Kolstad, Mayo School of Allied Health Sciences, Rochester, MN
  • Tania Robb, Johnston Community College, Smithfield, NC
  • Frances Rodriguez, St. Catharine College, St. Catharine, KY
  • Stacey Smith, South Hills School of Business & Technology, State College, PA
  • Katherine Strayer, Kettering College of Medical Arts, Kettering, OH
  • Deborah Jeanne Warner, Norton Healthcare Foundation, Louisville, KY
  • Kalyn Yeager, Hoffman Heart Institute, Hartford, CT

2010 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Abraham Andersen, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL
  • Elizabeth Leahy, Hoffman Heart Institute School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Hartford, CT
  • Vladimir Masati, Johns Hopkins School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Baltimore, MD
  • Karin Ozowski, El Centro College, Dallas, TX
  • Heidi Rivisto, Mayo School of Health Sciences-Echocardiography, Rochester, MN

2009 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Laura Guroian, St. Francis Hospital School of Cardiac Ultrasound, Hartford, CT
  • Francisca Porras, Austin Community College, Austin, TX
  • Rebecca C. Klug, Mayo School of Health Sciences, Rochester, MN
  • Alexa E. Kroeger, Mercy College of Health Sciences, Des Moines, IA
  • Carl E. Straley, Kettering College of Medical Arts, Kettering, OH

2008 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Leigh Colby, Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY
  • Lynsy Edgerton, Hoffman Heart Institute of Adult Cardiac US, Hartford, CT
  • Martha Freeman, Harrisburg Area Community College, Lancaster, PA
  • Amanda Joest, St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, MO
  • Laura Nottingham, Ogeechee Technical College, Statesboro, GA

2007 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Angela L. Boyle, University of Missouri-Columbia, DMU Program
  • Deborah Evans, Kettering College of Medical Arts
  • Joshua G. Fosland, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Curtis Hubele, Spokane Community College
  • Kilee Marie Owens, Seattle University
  • Sean D. Pistole, University of Kansas
  • Abby L. Shepanik, Mayo Clinic of Health Sciences
  • Colleen Smith, Hudson Valley Community College

2006 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Brenda Boulter,  Montgomery College, MD
  • Christy Ann Byles, Caldwell Community College, NC
  • David Cornett,  Spokane Community College, WA
  • Jennifer Gregov, George Washington Univ.,  Washington, DC
  • Andrea Koens,  Mayo School of HealthSciences, MN
  • Christopher Kramer, Mayo School of Health Sciences, MN
  • Joan Olson, Nebraska Methodist College, NE
  • Megan Riedmiller, Kettering College of Medical Arts, OH

2005 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Laura A. Kuzava, University of Kansas
  • Holly J. Egidy, University of Kansas
  • Anneke A. Reeder, Mayo School of Health Sciences
  • Katie L. Van Oss, Kettering College of Medical Arts
  • Jaime L. Taylor, Seattle University

2004 Recipients of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Ginny Allinger, Spokane, WA
  • Dusty Bergsman, Clawson, MI
  • Larin Christianson, Rochester, MN
  • Carley Jenkins, Brisbane, Australia
  • Christopher Kendall, Rochester, MN

2003 Recipient of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Nancy Nacarato, Youngstown, OH

2002 Recipient of the Alan D. Waggoner Scholarship:

  • Michelle Sapienza, New Jersey

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