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Famous Evangel University Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 3.9k views13 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Evangel University and be of some renown.

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

Alumni include Sara Groves, Beverly Lewis and many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Evangel University?” and “Which celebrities are Evangel University alumni?”
  • 1

    Michael Dowd

    Author, Science writer



    Michael Dowd (born November 19, 1958) is an American Progressive Christian minister, author, and eco-theologian known as an advocate of Big History, religious naturalism, sustainability, climate...  more
  • 2

    Todd Tiahrt



    BirthplaceVermillion, South Dakota, United States of America


    William Todd Tiahrt ( TEE-hart; born June 15, 1951) is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district from 1995 to 2011. He is a member of the...  more
  • 3


    BirthplaceVineland, New Jersey


    Sara Groves (born Sara Lee Colbaugh, September 10, 1972) is an American contemporary Christian singer, record producer, and author. Groves received her Bachelor of Science degree in history and...  more

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  • 4

    Justin Skaggs

    American football player

    AgeDec. at 28 (1979-2007)

    BirthplaceWentzville, Missouri


    Justin Skaggs (April 22, 1979 – June 15, 2007) was an American football player. He died at the age of 28 from stage III oligodendroglioma, an inoperable brain cancer. He played college football at...  more
  • 5

    Vern Clark

    Businessperson, Naval Officer


    BirthplaceSioux City, Iowa


    Vernon E. Clark is a former United States Navy admiral who served as the Chief of Naval Operations of the U.S. Navy. He retired 22 July 2005, making his tenure of five years the second-longest...  more
  • 6

    Danny Bowman



    Danny Bowman, a 20-year telecommunications veteran is president of Sprint Nextel's iDEN business unit....
  • 7

    Beverly Lewis

    Novelist, Author


    BirthplaceLancaster, Pennsylvania


    Beverly Marie Lewis (née Jones) is a Christian fiction novelist and adult and children's author of over 100 books. Lewis is a former schoolteacher and musician. She started playing the piano at age...  more
  • 8

    Joey Greco

    Television producer, Actor


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


    Alternative NameJoel S. Greco^! Joey Greco

    Joel Stephen "Joey" Greco (born February 29, 1972) is an American television personality and actor, best known as the long- time host of the reality TV show Cheaters, hosting for ten seasons. ...  more
  • 9

    Barry H. Corey

    Bath H. Corey (born November 28, 1961) is the eighth and current president of Biola University, located in Southern California. Corey became Biola's president on July 1, 2007, succeeding Clyde Cook,...  more
  • 10

    Kristi Capel

    Kristi Marie Capel (born July 7, 1983) is a television newscaster from Springfield, Missouri....  more
  • 11

    Cecil R. Richardson



    Chaplain (Major General) Cecil Roland Richardson, USAF (born c. 1947), retired as the 16th Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force, effective June 1, 2012, with an official retirement...  more
  • 12

    Troy Paino

    Troy D. Paino (born December 28, 1962) is the current president at the University of Mary Washington (UMW). Prior to coming to UMW, Paino served for six years as president of Truman State University...  more
  • 13

    George O. Wood

    George O. Wood is an American Pentecostal minister. From 2007-2017, he served as General Superintendent of the General Council of the Assemblies of God in the United States of America (AG) and has...  more