Jake Carpenter ’72, founder of Burton Snowboards, and his wife Donna, CEO of the company, established The Chill Foundation to provide at-risk and underserved youth the opportunity to build self-esteem and life skills through board sports.
Profiles of Success–Marvelwood Alumni
Nick is a third-generation stone carver, calligrapher, and designer.
Brian is a chemical biologist at the Vanderbilt Laboratory for Biosynthetic Studies.
Ian is an innovator and creator within the film industry, whose career has taken him all over the the world.
Andrew is an established photographer for the European Press Photo Agency.
Blair's work for Estée Lauder has been featured on The View, The Today Show and TLC's iVillage, as well as in Nylon and OMagazines and on the covers of Time Out New York and Harper's Bazaar.
At any given time, Emilia oversees 30+ food businesses in various stages of development and production at La Cocina, a non-profit kitchen incubator in San Francisco.
Supporting local businesses and giving back to the community is the primary mission of JuJu tours, Angela’s thriving tourism business based in Negril, Jamaica.
An advanced training coordinator for A Duie Pyle, Paul is a big proponent of the trades–and auto mechanics in particular–as a viable and good-paying option for those who, like himself, enjoy problem-solving and keeping their hands busy.
Amanda is an engineer at Merck and Co., Inc. in Durham, North Carolina. Her team works on vaccines, including Varicella and MMR.
A News Fellow at ABC News in New York, Josiah has completed rotations at Dateline, Nightly News, The Network Desk and the Original Video Unit