Commencement Citations

Northwest Nazarene University is proud to honor its Honorary Doctoral Degree Recipients, Faculty Emeriti and Retiring Faculty this year at its commencement exercises. Please click on the portraits below to read biographies for each of our honorees. 

Honorary Doctoral Degree Recipients

Gene Schandorff

William Jackson

Anna Marie Jackson

James Jackson


Faculty Emeriti

Karen Blacklock

Gene Schandorff

Karen Smucker

Terri Theriot


Retiring Faculty

Carol Sue Coose

Stephen Mountjoy

Major Rodney Nelson

James Rotz