List of Wake Forest University people

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This list of Wake Forest University people includes notable alumni, faculty and staff of Wake Forest University, a private research university located in the American city of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Presidents[edit]

  1. Samuel Wait (1834–1845)[1]
  2. William Hooper (1845–1848)
  3. John B. White (1848–1853)
  4. Washington M. Wingate (acting 1854–1856, president 1856–1862, 1866–1879)
  5. Thomas H. Pritchard (1879–1882)
  6. Charles Taylor (1884–1905)
  7. William L. Poteat (1905–1927)
  8. Francis Pendleton Gaines (1927–1930)
  9. Thurman D. Kitchin (1930–1950)
  10. Harold W. Tribble (1950–1967)
  11. James R. Scales (1967–1983)
  12. Thomas K. Hearn, Jr. (1983–2005)
  13. Nathan O. Hatch (2005–present)[2]

Notable faculty[edit]

Notable alumni[edit]

Academia[edit]

Founders and leaders of academic institutions[edit]

Arts and letters[edit]

Literature and poetry[edit]

Journalism & Media[edit]

Melissa Harris-Perry, (B.A.1994)

Music[edit]

  • Lamar Stringfield, classical composer, flautist, symphony conductor and anthologist of American folk music.
  • Christopher Magiera, international operatic baritone, professor of voice

Film and television[edit]

Visual art[edit]

Other[edit]

Politics, law, and government[edit]

U.S. Governors[edit]

U.S. Senators and Congressmen[edit]

Diplomats[edit]

Federal officials[edit]

Judges and attorneys[edit]

Mayors[edit]

Other[edit]

Science[edit]

Religion[edit]

Business[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Sports[edit]

Athletic administrators[edit]

  • John Currie, Wake Forest athletics director (2019—present)

American football[edit]

Pro Football Hall of Fame[edit]

Major League Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

[99]

Golf[edit]

Olympians[edit]

Soccer[edit]

William Hesmer, retired professional soccer player.

Andy Rosenband, professional soccer player for Chicago Storm.

Wells Thompson, MLS player, Colorado Rapids.[123]

Tennis[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Happy 225th, Samuel Wait". www.wfu.edu. Retrieved December 19, 2014.
  2. ^ "About Dr.Hatch". www.wfu.edu. Retrieved December 11, 2018.
  3. ^ Walker, Cheryl (November 18, 2016). "New WFU residence hall named for Maya Angelou". News.wfu.edu. Retrieved July 30, 2017.
  4. ^ "President Maxey's Bio". www.roanoke.edu. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  5. ^ "Maria Henson". www.wfu.edu. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  6. ^ "Melissa Harris-perry is the Maya Angelou Presidential Chair at Wake Forest University". Wake Forest University.
  7. ^ "Al Hunt". www.nndb.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  8. ^ "Dagen McDowell:Fox Business Bio". www.foxbusiness.com. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  9. ^ "LaChina Robinson Live to inspire". magazine.wfu.edu. Retrieved July 11, 2018.
  10. ^ Kologie, Carl (March 19, 2002). "Blucas a Rising Star". The Indiana Gazette. p. 10. Retrieved November 14, 2017 – via Newspapers.com. Free to read
  11. ^ "Rising Star award". Wake Forest University. June 2, 2009.
  12. ^ "Lawyer, Wake Forest grad named Miss USA". www.journalnow.com. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  13. ^ "Ricky Van Veen ('03): No Laughing Matter". www.magazine.wfu.edu. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  14. ^ "J. Melville Broughton Congress bio". www.bioguide.congress.gov. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  15. ^ "William W. Kitchin Congress bio". www.bioguide.congress.gov. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  16. ^ "Richard Burr Bio". www.bioguide.congress.gov. Retrieved August 11, 2019.
  17. ^ "Edwards, Donna F.: U.S. House of Representatives bio". www.history.house.gov. Retrieved August 11, 2019.
  18. ^ "David Funderburk Bio". www.congress.gov. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  19. ^ Trump, John (September 9, 2009). "Sen. Kay Hagan ('78) reflects on Kennedy, her first year in Congress". News.wfu.edu. Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  20. ^ "Jesse Helms Bio". www.congress.gov. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  21. ^ "Larry Kissell Bio". www.congress.gov. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  22. ^ "Alton Lennon Bio". www.congress.gov. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  23. ^ "Wake Forest Alumni Robert Wilkie confirmed as secretary of veterans affairs". www.wakeforestreview.com. Retrieved July 24, 2018.
  24. ^ "Wilton Russell Duke Jr". www.whiteandallen.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  25. ^ "Josh Pitcock (JD'01) named vice president elect Mike Pence chief of staff". www.wfu.com. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  26. ^ "Phillip A. Griffiths". www.ias.edu. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  27. ^ "Founder: Mona Jhaveri, PH.D". www.soundaffects.org. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  28. ^ "Former Wake Forest player introduced as Blue Jays GM". www.journalnow.com. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  29. ^ "Wayne Calloway Dies at 62; Was Chief at PepsiCo 10 Years". www.nytimes.com. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  30. ^ "2012: Speaker Charlie Ergen". Commencement.news.wfu.edu. May 21, 2012. Retrieved July 30, 2017.
  31. ^ "Charlie Ergen – Forbes". www.forbes.com. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  32. ^ "David N. Farr". www.emerson.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  33. ^ "Putting a face to medicine". www.nypress.com. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  34. ^ Shutt, Steve. "Writing His Ticket to the NFL," Gold Rush (Wake Forest University Athletics), February 2017. Retrieved January 16, 2019
  35. ^ "Carlos Bradley". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  36. ^ "Jessie Bates III". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  37. ^ "Josh Bush". Www.pro-football-reference. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  38. ^ "Michael Campanaro". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  39. ^ "Desmond Clark". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  40. ^ "George Webster Coghill". databaseFootball.com. Archived from the original on November 4, 2012. Retrieved November 6, 2012.
  41. ^ "Aaron Curry". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  42. ^ "Tyson Clabo". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  43. ^ "Kenny Duckett". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  44. ^ "Duke Ejiofor". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  45. ^ "Clark Gaines". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  46. ^ "Chris Givens". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  47. ^ "Kevin Johnson". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  48. ^ "Harry Newsome". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  49. ^ "Calvin Pace". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  50. ^ "Brian Piccolo". www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  51. ^ "Ryan Plackemeier". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  52. ^ "Ricky Proehl". Www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  53. ^ "Norm Snead". www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  54. ^ "Marquel Lee". Www.pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  55. ^ "John Wolford bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  56. ^ "Gair Allie". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  57. ^ "Ryan Braun". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  58. ^ "Tommy Byrne". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  59. ^ "Dave Bush Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  60. ^ "Rip Coleman". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  61. ^ "Bill Dillman". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  62. ^ "Tommy Gregg". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  63. ^ "Lee Gooch". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  64. ^ "Erik Hanson". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  65. ^ "Kevin Jarvis Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  66. ^ "Buddy Lewis". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  67. ^ "Mike MacDougal Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  68. ^ "Cory Sullivan Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  69. ^ "Mac Williamson". Www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  70. ^ "Vic Sorrell". Www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  71. ^ "Gavin Sheets". Www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  72. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Ray Scarborough". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  73. ^ "Al-Farouq Aminu". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  74. ^ "Muggsy Bogues". www.Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  75. ^ "David L. Budd". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  76. ^ "Bryant Crawford bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved March 3, 2019.
  77. ^ "John Collins". Www.Basketball-reference.com. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
  78. ^ "Len Chappelle". www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  79. ^ "Randolph Childress". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  80. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Randolph Childress". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  81. ^ "Charlie Davis". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved May 28, 2018.
  82. ^ "Tim Duncan". Basketball-Reference.Com. Archived from the original on October 8, 2012. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  83. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Tim Duncan". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  84. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame:Murray Greason". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  85. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Dickie Hermic". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  86. ^ "Jaylen Hoard bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  87. ^ "Josh Howard". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  88. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Josh Howard". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  89. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Jennifer Mitchell Hoover". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved June 26, 2019.
  90. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Frank Johnson". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  91. ^ "James Patrick Johnson". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  92. ^ "Rusty LaRue". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  93. ^ "Paul Richard Long". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  94. ^ "Doral Moore bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved March 3, 2019.
  95. ^ "Codi Miller-McIntyre bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved March 3, 2019.
  96. ^ "Dinos Mitoglou". www.journalnow.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  97. ^ "Dinos Mitoglou bio". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved March 3, 2019.
  98. ^ "Hoop dreams: The 1962 Final Four team". Wake Forest Magazine.
  99. ^ "Chris Paul". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  100. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Rodney Rogers". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  101. ^ "Ish Smith". Www.basketball-reference.com. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
  102. ^ "Darius Songaila". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  103. ^ "Jeff Teague". Basketball-Reference.Com. Retrieved November 15, 2012.
  104. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Pat Williams". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  105. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Billy Andrade". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  106. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Laura Diaz". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved December 15, 2018.
  107. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Bill Haas". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  108. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Gary Hallberg". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  109. ^ Mitchell, Tucker. "Arnold Palmer a Wake Forest Legend". Www.news.wfu.edu. Retrieved December 19, 2017.
  110. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Arnold Palmer". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  111. ^ Mowry, Lisa Kline (January 31, 2013). "A Winning Team". www.magazine.wfu.edu. Retrieved 5 April 2018.
  112. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Curtis Strange". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  113. ^ "Wake Forest Sports Hall of Fame: Lanny Wadkins". www.godeacs.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  114. ^ Carrubba, Erika (January 20, 2015). "Cheyenne woods Earns Exemption to Coates Golf championship". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved 23 March 2018.
  115. ^ "Winning". www.magazine.wfu.edu. Retrieved July 11, 2019.
  116. ^ "Luis Argudo". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  117. ^ "Jon Bakero". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  118. ^ "Jack Harrison". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  119. ^ "Ian Harkes". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  120. ^ "Jacori Hayes". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  121. ^ "Jalen Robinson". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  122. ^ "Scott Sealy". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved January 14, 2019.
  123. ^ "Wells Thompson". www.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved December 12, 2018.
  124. ^ Wilson, Andrew (June 9, 2015). "Rubin Elects to turn pro after Freshman year". www.wakeforestsports.com. Retrieved 22 March 2018.

External Links[edit]