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

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

Alumni include Artis Gilmore, John Drew and many additional graduates as well.

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

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Linda Combs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Linda Combs Dr. Linda Morrison Combs is a former U.S. federal government official. She was the Controller of the Office of Management and Budget in the Executive Office of the President at the White House. ...more

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Johnny Hunt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Johnny Hunt Author, Pastor Johnny M. Hunt is an evangelical Christian pastor, author, and former President of the Southern Baptist Convention. He is currently the senior pastor of First Baptist Church Woodstock, in ...more

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Artis Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Artis Gilmore Basketball player Artis Gilmore is a retired American Hall of Fame basketball player who played in the American Basketball Association and National Basketball Association. Artis was inducted into the Naismith ...more

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Gabe Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Gabe Wilkins American football player Gabriel Nicholas Wilkins is a former American Football defensive end who played for the Green Bay Packers and the San Francisco 49ers in a six-year career that lasted from 1994 to 1999 in the ...more

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Jim Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Jim Maxwell American football player James Maxwell is a former American football linebacker. He was signed by the NFL New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at Gardner-Webb. Maxwell has also ...more

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Ron Rash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Ron Rash Novelist, Author, Writer Ron Rash, an American poet, short story writer and novelist, is the Parris Distinguished Professor in Appalachian Cultural Studies at Western Carolina University.

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John Drew is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
John Drew John Edward Drew is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'6" guard/forward from Gardner-Webb University, he played 11 seasons in the NBA. Drew was a two-time NBA All-Star, ...more

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Orlando Early is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Orlando Early Coach Orlando Early is an American men's college basketball coach. He is currently an assistant coach at North Carolina State University under head coach Mark Gottfried. From 2005 to 2010, he served ...more

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Tim Behrendorff is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Tim Behrendorff Timothy "Tim" Behrendorff is an Australian professional basketball player. Behrendorff attended college at Gardner–Webb University in the United States from 2000–2004. In the 2004–05 ...more

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Eddie Lee Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Eddie Lee Wilkins Eddie Lee Wilkins is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the New York Knicks in the 6th round of the 1984 NBA Draft. A 6'10" forward/center from ...more

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Brian Johnston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Brian Johnston Brian Thomas Johnston is a former American football linebacker. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the seventh round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at Gardner-Webb.

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Jim Washburn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Jim Washburn Coach Jim Washburn is an American football coach with the Detroit Lions. He was the defensive line coach for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League and the Tennessee Titans' defensive ...more

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Martha Mason is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Martha Mason Martha Mason was a writer born and based in Lattimore, North Carolina.

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Dobson Collins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Gardner-Webb University Alumni
Dobson Collins Dobson Collins is a professional gridiron football wide receiver for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He was originally signed by the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted ...more