Alumni

Alumni Spotlight: Richie Jones, Proprietor of Downtown Grill, Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen, and Circa

Leading up to FPD’s Homecoming, we are featuring a few local establishments owned by FPD alumni. These would be great places to visit while in town. Our first of the series features Richie Jones, Proprietor of downtown grill, Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen, and Circa, who is well-known in Macon’s fine dining arena.

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After the First Year – Interviews with First Year Alumni

Our  Vikings venture out across the nation and internationally when they head off to college, but they are ALWAYS part of the Viking Nation. We wanted to check in with a few members of the class of 2017 after their first year away. Jackson Spivey College: Elon University Major: Psychology & Cinema double major How […]

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Faculty & Alumni Spotlight: Victoria Hollingsworth

Fifth grade teacher Victoria Hollingsworth is not only a much-loved faculty member, she is also an alumna of FPD! As the fifth grade language arts teacher, she inspires her students to enjoy reading just as many of her FPD teachers did when she was a student. She also inspires her students to give back with […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Catherine Rader Wood (’91)

Catherine Rader Wood, will be inducted into the Macon Sports Hall of Fame on May 10th for her athletic achievements at FPD and Wofford. While it has been almost three decades since she last competed on the basketball court for the Lady Vikings Basketball team her name is still at the top of the record […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Lindsey O’Quinn Davis (’13)

As we near our 2018 Fine Arts Nights, we wanted to check in with one of our former art students. Lindsey O’Quinn Davis (’13) was a student in our AP Art classes who now uses her artistic abilities in her career as an interior designer. Here is what Lindsey had to say about FPD’s art […]

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Looking Foward and Catching Up with Rebecca Miller Semeria (’11)

We are catching up with some of our alumni in a new Alumni Spotlight series. Rebecca attended FPD from 4k – 12th and graduated in 2011. She participated in Viking League Soccer and was a four-year varsity player along with being Middle Georgia’s Soccer Player of Year in 2011 prior to earning a college scholarship. […]

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Homecoming Award Winners Announced

The 2017 Homecoming Award Winners have been selected. This year’s Distinguished Alumni Award winner is Mrs. Kris Hattaway Vaughn (Class of ’04), and this year’s FPD Service Award goes to Mrs. Barbara Henley. The two recipients were nominated by FPD alumni and will be honored prior to the FPD vs. Twiggs County High School game […]

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Kris Hattaway Vaughn (’04) Named to Georgia Trend’s 40 Under 40

Congratulations to Kris Hattaway Vaughn for being named to Georgia Trend‘s 40 under 40. Kris is currently the Director of GeorgiaForward, an organization that seeks to engage young professionals with business, political, academic and civic leaders to find innovative solutions to Georgia’s challenges. Congratulations, Kris! from GeorgiaTrend.com

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Hope Hahn Shields (’87) Recognized for Warm Coat Project

FPD alum Hope Hahn Shields was featured in the Spring 2016 edition of Wesleyan College’s magazine. A Wesleyan alum as well, Shields warm coat project caught the attention of the college. A glimpse at the article… “During a conversation in January 2014 about Macon’s unusual freezing temperatures, Hope Hahn Shields ‘91 learned that eight students […]

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Dina Marie Davenport (’80) Oswald Featured for Growing Grape Business in Texas

Dina Marie Davenport (’80) Oswald and her husband John have taken the Texas grape growing business by storm!

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