Notable Whittier College Alumni

BUSINESS & INDUSTRYPeter Harris, former FAO Schwarz CEO

F. Lynn Blystone '57, Chairman, President and CEO of Tri-Valley Corporation (AMEX ticker: TIV)

 

Tien Zee '61, Founder & Chairman, Intex Industries

 

Elden Smith '62, President and CEO, Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc.

 

Peter L. Harris '65, past CEO for the San Francisco 49ers, FAO Schwarz

 

Fred Anderson '66, Co-founder and managing director, Elevation Partners; former Executive Vice President and CFO for Apple, Inc.

 

Richard Gilchrist '68, President, Investment Properties Group, the Irvine Company

 

Joyce Brunelle '69, Chairman, Suntricity, Inc.

 

Richard Foos '71, Co-founder of Rhino Records, founder of Shout! Factory

 

Fred Wang '72, Director & Vice-Chairman of the Board, CDC Corporation

 

Michael Teel '74, President & CEO of Raley's/ Bel Air/ Nob Hill Foods (Supermarket chain)

 

Paul Bateman '79, President, Klein & Saks Group

 

Edwin Keh '79, CEO, Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel; former Senior Vice President, Global Procurement, Walmart

 

Matt Espe MBA '84, President, Armstrong World Industries

 

Mimi Kam '85, General Manager, Head of Human Resources & Corporate Communications Division, The Bank of East Asia, Ltd. (BEA)

 

Edward O. Petersen '93, Co-founder and executive vice president for sales and marketing, Intelius

 

Shakir Husain '98, Founder and CEO for Creative Chaos (Pvt), Ltd. (Pakistan)