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Alum Panels


Life After Waldorf - A Conversation with Young Alums for Current Waldorf Students

October 18, 2021

Thriving in the Visual and Performing Arts

September 13, 2021 - The featured alums included:
Will Nevins-Alderfer, Jeweler, Metalsmith and owner of W.R. Metalarts
Soleil MannionFine Artist
Matthew C. TempleWriter and Filmmaker
Jeremy Skaller, music producer and co-founder of The Heavy Group

Sustainable and Socially Conscious Business, Finance, and Entrepreneurship

July 12, 2021 - four Waldorf alums came together as panelists to share their insights on business and entrepreneurship with a socially conscious and eco-minded focus. The panelists for this event included Andrea Philips, co-owner and founder of BaliZEN, a sustainable clothing and home goods company; Azuraye Wycoff, Manager of Yellow Barn Farm; Taylor Jordan, managing director in the Alternative Investments & Manager Selection at Goldman Sachs; and Calla Rose Ostrander, Strategic Advisor and Climate Change Communicator at Phoenix Rising Resources. These alums discussed their biographies and shared insights into their respective fields' challenges and successes.