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Academics, Arts and Writing



                                   

 

Bryan Forney '93

Bryan Forney Student Bio

 

Lt. Col. Bryan Forney, U.S. Marine Corps

 

 

 

 

 

 

Algebra and Astronomy Teacher

 

 

Trapped in a burning helicopter on a mountain top in Thailand, both knees crushed and his left arm shattered and useless, watching flames cross the ceiling as he thought, I'm not going to make it.  This is it.

 

 

 

The Miraculous and Inspirational Story

of

Bryan Forney, Okemos Class of 1993

reprinted from MEA Voice, Dec. 2017 by Brenda Ortega



 

Class of 2002

Stephen Carrasco

New York Broadway actor.



 

 

 

                                                                 Class of 1957

Joseph Ferrar

 

Valedictorian, Class of 1957

Professor of Mathematics, The Ohio State University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

   Class of 1954

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Class of 1930

Sterling Silver Alf  1911-1995

Painter.  Painted a wall mural in the old Okemos Community Church and the painting below.


Class of 2003

Author Katie Slivensky, Book Signing and Okemos Schools presentation

Katie's presentation to Okemos Schools on September 28, 2017 was underwritten by Okemos Education Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Class of 1935

Hugh Holloway

 

     Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral Degrees at Michigan State University and Math Instructor

     Visiting Professor at Mankato State University

     Superintendent of Schools in several school districts

     President of Sheldon Jackson College

     WWII veteran and Colonel, Air Force Reserves