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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Elon University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Elon University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Elon University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Elon University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Elon University 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 Elon University.

Grant Gustin and Martin Ritt are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Elon University?” and “Which celebrities are Elon University alumni?”

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Joe West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Umpire Joseph Henry West, nicknamed "Cowboy Joe", is an American professional baseball umpire in Major League Baseball. Born in Asheville, North Carolina, he grew up in Greenville and played ...more

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Jimmy Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Jimmy Smith American football player James Kevin Smith is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Raiders, the Washington Redskins, and the Minnesota Vikings. He played high ...more

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Stephen F. Schuckenbrock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Stephen F. Schuckenbrock serves as senior vice president, Global Services, and Dells chief information officer (CIO). Mr. Schuckenbrock leads Dells multi-billion dollar services business with ...more

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Jack McKeon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Manager John Aloysius McKeon, nicknamed "Trader Jack", is a former Major League Baseball manager. McKeon played baseball for the College of the Holy Cross. In 2003, he won a World Series with ...more

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Martin Ritt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Martin Ritt was an American director and actor who worked in both film and theater. He was born in New York City. Some of the movies he directed included The Long, Hot Summer, Paris Blues, ...more

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Rich McGeorge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Rich McGeorge American football player Richard Eugene McGeorge is a former professional American football player who played tight end for nine seasons for the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League.

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Tony Settles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Tony Settles American football player Anthony C. Settles is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at Elon University. He played high school ...more

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Chad Nkang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
American football player Derek Chad Nkang is a former American football safety. He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft. Nkang played collegiately at Elon University. Nkang ...more

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Hal Bradley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Hal Bradley American football player Eugene Harold Bradley was an American football end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins and the Chicago Cardinals. He played college football at Elon University.

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Wes Durham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Wes Durham Dallas Wesley "Wes" Durham is an American sportscaster. He is a play-by-play announcer for Fox Sports coverage of college football. He works telecasts of the Atlantic Coast Conference ...more

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Jesse Branson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Jesse Branson Herman Jesse Branson was a retired American basketball player. Born in Graham, North Carolina, he played collegiately for Elon University. He was 6 feet 8 inches tall. He was selected by the ...more

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Frank Haith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Frank Haith Basketball Coach, Coach Frank James Haith, Jr. is the men's basketball head coach for the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. Haith had previously been the head coach at the University of Miami and the University of Missouri.

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Kiki Willis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Kiki Willis

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Phillip Kellam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Phillip Kellam Politician Phillip Kellam is a politician from a well known political family in Virginia Beach. He has served as the Commissioner of the Revenue for Virginia Beach for 12 years, and ran for Congress in ...more

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Robert Model is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Robert Model Robert Model is the son of Faith Rockefeller Model and Belgian Jean Model. He is the great-grandson of Standard Oil co-founder William Rockefeller. Model was born in Greenwich, Connecticut. ...more

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Rich Blomquist is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Screenwriter, Writer Rich Blomquist is a former staff writer for The Daily Show. The show won six Emmy awards during his employment; in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009 and 2011.

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Jim Schlossnagle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Jim Schlossnagle Baseball Coach, Coach Jim Schlossnagle is currently the head baseball coach of TCU. Schlossnagle was named 2010 National Coach of the Year by the National College Baseball Writers Association.

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Billy Devaney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Billy Devaney William Joseph Peter Francis "Billy" Devaney is a professional American football analyst on ESPN. Prior to that Devaney was a football executive. He was the general manager for the St. ...more

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Debbie Yow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Debbie Yow Deborah A. "Debbie" Yow is an American college sports administrator and former college basketball coach. She is currently the director of athletics at North Carolina State University, ...more

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William E. Gortney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
William E. Gortney William Evans "Bill" Gortney is a United States Navy admiral who currently serves as the sixth commander of U.S. Northern Command and the 23rd commander of North American Aerospace ...more

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Anthony Foriest is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Anthony "Tony" Foriest was a Democratic member of the North Carolina Senate, representing the 24th district, where he served two terms.

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Steven Kinney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Steven Kinney Soccer Player Steven Kinney is an American soccer player who currently plays for Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer.

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Terrell Hudgins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Terrell Hudgins Terrell Hudgins is an American football wide receiver and is currently a free agent. Hudgins played college football at Elon University and was temporarily a member of the Dallas Cowboys ...more

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Dwayne Ijames is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Dwayne Ijames Dwayne Ijames raised in Pickensville, Alabama and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Dwayne is a former American football defensive back. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free ...more

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Grant Gustin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Elon University Alumni
Thomas Grant Gustin, better known as Grant Gustin, is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as Sebastian Smythe on the Fox series Glee and as Barry Allen / Flash on the CW ...more