Louisiana Tech University
Dan Reneau is the President of Louisiana Tech University and a member of the Executive Committee of the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Faith Jenkins was the first runner-up in the 2001 Miss America Pageant and now is an attorney at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy in New York.
Former Bulldog basketball AllAmerican Karl Malone is a two-time NBA MVP and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in August.
prominent alumni While Louisiana Tech continues to excel on the playing fields, the University consistently turns out some of the world’s top politicians, businessmen, entertainers and professional athletes. A degree from Louisiana Tech University is more than just a diploma to hang on the wall … it’s a door opening to a world of opportunities.
Trace Adkins: country music star; named Top New Male Vocalist in 1997 by the Academy of Country Music Award
James Davison: Developer of Squire Creek Country Club; Board of Directors for Genesis Energy; former Chairman of the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System
Leon Barmore: Winningest coach in history of NCAA women’s basketball; 5-time Hall of Famer
Rosemary Ellis: Executive Editor of Working Woman Magazine, editor of Prevention Magazine, and editor of Good Housekeeping Magazine
Albert Bourland: President of Daimler-Benz Washington, Inc., manufacturers of Mercedez Benz
Guthrie Jarrell, M.D.: Physician for more than 40 years in local community
John Caruthers, Jr.: President of Caruthers Producing Co., Inc. and president of the Seven States I-69 Mid-Continent Highway Coalition
Angela Turner Johnson: served as controller for Motown Records and Bellmark Records as well as senior accounting manager at Coca Cola.
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