Person Famous William Jewell College Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to William Jewell College and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from William Jewell College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from William Jewell College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished William Jewell College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended William Jewell College are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from William Jewell College.

A list made up of graduates like Bill Snyder and Dallas Willard.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to William Jewell College?” and “Which celebrities are William Jewell College alumni?”
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With over 20 years of experience in the manufacturing and retailing industries, M. Susan Chambers serves as the Executive Vice President of the Global People Division for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. In that role, she is responsible for managing, attracting and retaining the nations largest private ...more

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#39 on The 100 Most Powerful Women in the World 2009

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Harold E. Brooks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Harold Edward Brooks is an American meteorologist whose research is concentrated on severe convective storms and tornadoes, particularly severe weather climatology, as well as weather forecasting. Brooks began his higher education career at William Jewell College, studying physics and mathematics, ...more

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Profession: Meteorologist

Age: 56

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

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Nancy Boyda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Nancy Boyda is a former Democratic congresswoman representing Kansas's 2nd congressional district. On November 4, 2008, Boyda was defeated for re-election by Kansas State Treasurer Lynn Jenkins, after serving one term. Following her term in Congress, Boyda was named by President Barack Obama as the ...more

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Profession: Politician

Age: 60

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

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Dallas Willard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Dallas Albert Willard was an American philosopher also known for his writings on Christian spiritual formation. Much of his work in philosophy was related to phenomenology, particularly the work of Edmund Husserl, many of whose writings he translated into English for the first time. He was longtime ...more

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Profession: Professor, Writer, Philosopher

Age: 80

Birthplace: Missouri, United States of America

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Homer Walter Drew, Jr. is an American athletic administrator and former college basketball coach who is currently associate athletic director at Valparaiso University. Drew previously was the head coach of the Valparaiso Crusaders men's basketball team from 1988 to 2002 and 2003 to 2011. His younger ...more

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Profession: Basketball Coach, Coach

Age: 71

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

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Robin Carnahan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Robin Carnahan is an American businesswoman and lawyer who served as Missouri Secretary of State for 8 years. She is the daughter of Missouri politicians Mel and Jean Carnahan. In 2010 she was the Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate to replace retiring Republican Senator Kit Bond. Currently she ...more

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Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Lawyer

Age: 54

Birthplace: Rolla, Missouri, United States of America

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Bill Snyder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Bill Snyder is an American football coach and former player. He currently serves as the head football coach at Kansas State University. He served as head football coach at the school from 1989 to 2005, and then was rehired to the position on November 24, 2008, making him one of the few college ...more

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Profession: American Football coach, Coach, American football player

Age: 76

Birthplace: Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States of America

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#6 on The Best Current College Football Coaches

#15 on The Best College Football Coaches of All Time

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Jeannie Blaylock is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous William Jewell College Alumni
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Jeannie Blaylock


Jeannie Blaylock is a weekday anchor, alongside Shannon Ogden, on First Coast News at WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. She is also the "Healthwatch" reporter. Blaylock co-anchors the weeknight 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts of First Coast News. Jeannie graduated valedictorian from Cape ...more

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Profession: Journalist

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