Where Are Our Students Now?

Geoffrey Syphers (1993) is the chief executive officer of Sonoma Clean Power, the new, locally controlled electricity provider in Sonoma County. He was selected one of SSU's Distinguished Alumni in 2017. He was formerly chief sustainability officer of Codding Enterprises in Rohnert Park, managing the transition to sustainable development through awareness education, training, policies and certification of all construction at Sonoma Mountain Village. He earned his M.S. in Energy Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell in 1994.

Ryan Taylor (2007) is a process engineer at View Dynamic Glass in Milpitas.

Bryce Terrell (2012) works for Clear Capital in Truckee.

Kevin Thomas (2002) is an IC test technician at Keysight Technologies in Santa Rosa.

William C. Tomlinson (1983) is a technical application specialist for the City of Santa Rosa in charge of administrating the city's Enterprise Resource Planning System. He formerly worked for ITT BIW Connector Systems and Royce Instruments, Inc.. He earned a second B.A., in management, at SSU in 1992, and an MBA, with a specialization in MIS, at the University of Arizona in 1994.

Max Torke (2015) is an optical test engineer at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH in Portland, OR. He was a summer intern at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in 2015. He won one of the twelve national internships sponsored by the Society of Physics Students.

Tedman Torres (2004) is a lieutenant and surface warfare officer (nuclear

David Turkington (1985) is now retired. He was formerly the project coordinator for the National Center for Data Mining/Laboratory for Advanced Computing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he earned an MBA in 1996. He has taught English in Japan and high school mathematics and physics as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Cameroon.

Trudy Tuttle Hart (1991) is an engineering project administrator at Sappi Fine Paper North America in Maine.

Kris Tyson (2005) is an R&D Program Manager accountable for semiconductor and industrial new product development at Advanced Energy in Fort Collins, CO He formerly worked at 3M’s Optical Systems Division in St. Paul, MN. He earned a master’s degree in management of technology at the University of Minnesota in 2012.