Minnie Bommer ’93 (Midwest, MA Rural Community Dev.) was one of three African-American women saluted by the Town of Mason, Tennessee as a “trailblazer” at the town’s first Black History program in Feb. 2018. Her accomplishments include developing a statewide nonprofit that helps struggling minority agencies provide enhanced community services. She served as the state coordinator for the Tennessee Minority Health and Community Development Coalition, and co-founded and served as board chair for Children and Family Services, Inc.
Gwynne Garfinkle’s ‘06 (Antioch University Los Angeles, MFA in Creative Writing) piece, “Sinking, Singing,” was reprinted by Mermaids Monthly.