College of Communications Alumni


Terry P. Rossio

Terry P. Rossio, 1984, B.A. Communications (Radio-TV-Film)

Distinguished Alumni Award, 2000 Screenwriter and Producer, Pirates of the Caribbean, Shrek, many more

Ashley C.Force Hood

Ashley C. Force Hood, 2004, B.A. (Radio-TV-Film)

Recent Graduate Achievement Award, 2010 NHRA Professional Funny Car Driver (Drag Racing)

Becky L. Hamilton

Becky L. Hamilton (Baumgartner), 2006, B.A. Radio-TV-Film

Recent Graduate Achievement Award, 2012
Documentary Filmmaker


Vikki Vargas

Vikki Vargas, 1981, B.A. Communications 
Distinguished Alumni Award, 1997

Orange County Bureau Chief / Reporter, KNBC4-TV News.

Scott Montgomery

Scott Montgomery, 1973, B.A. Communications

Distinguished Alumni Award, 1994
Big Tantrum Marketing and Advertising

David Crowley

David Crowley, 1988, Comm grad

Entertainment publicist / Manager / Teacher


Terry M.Giles

Terry M. Giles, 1970, B.A. Speech Communication


Distinguished Alumni Award, 1998
Giles Enterprises, Attorney-at-Law

Peggy M. Hammer

Peggy M. Hammer, 1966, B.A. Speech Communication

1970 M.A. Education/Reading
Distinguished Alumni Award, 1999
Retired Educator

Ginger Emry

Ginger Emry, B.A. 1980, M.A. 1985, Speech Communication

Emry Consulting: Organizational Leadership and Coaching, Strategic Planning and Communication, Development and Redesign



Joe Horodyski, J.D., M.A., CCC-SLP

B.A., Psychology, Occidental College

J.D., Emory University, 1983

M.A. Communicative Disorders, CSUF, 2005

Alumni of the Year, 2022

Member of State Bar of California

Adjunct faculty, CSUF


Rebecca Allan, M.A., CCC-SLP

B.A., Educational Psychology, Brigham Young University, 1978

M.A. Communicative Disorders, CSUF, 1994

Alumni of the Year, 2022

Principal, George Key in Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District

Adjunct faculty, CSUF


Sherri Wolff, M.A., CCC-SLP

B.A., Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1991

M.A. Communicative Disorders, CSUF, 1994

Alumni of the Year, 2022

CSUF Speech and Hearing Clinic Director

Adjunct faculty