Charles Bowers

    Charles Bowers

    Class Year: ’03

    Majors: Business Administration, Marketing

    Current Hometown: Waukegan, Ill.

    Job: 

    Senior Premier Banker at BMO Harris Bank in Fox Lake, Ill.

    “The liberal arts curriculum at Carthage expanded my understanding of the world around me and provided me with the skills to adapt to and understand how to work with people from all walks of life.”

    Rodrick Frazier ?95

    Rodrick Frazier

    Class Year: ’95

    Majors: Marketing and Business Administration

    Current Hometown: Brandon, Florida

    Job: 

    ERP Administrator at Lindsay Corporation

    “I believe working in small teams to get things done in my business and marketing classes directly transferred into the small teams I worked with for multiple employers during my career.”

    Keena Johnson ?06

    Keena Johnson

    Class Year: ’06

    Majors: Accounting, Business

    Current Hometown: Chicago, Ill.

    Job: 

    Controller at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago

    “My hospital was able to manage the COVID-19 crisis as well as any hospital in the nation. I like to think that my background at Carthage prepared me for these types of moments.”

    Nancy Lyon

    Nancy Lyon

    Class Year: ’78

    Majors: Business Administration, Accounting

    Current Hometown: Glenview, Ill.

    Job: 

    Retired senior wealth strategist

    ”My liberal arts education prepared me for law school and for succeeding in a male-dominated career in law and financial services”

    Christy (Yerga) Miller ?99

    Christy (Yerga) Miller

    Class Year: ’99

    Majors: Business, Management, and Marketing

    Current Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.

    Job: 

    Director of Development at PEARLS for Teen Girls, Inc.

    “I developed confidence in myself while at Carthage — confidence that has carried me through the peaks and valleys of my life and career.”