Local graduates

Leah Marie Bailey was awarded a Doctorate of Physical Therapy during commencement exercises at Brenau University in Gainesville, Georgia on May 5, 2018.

She has accepted a position with BenchMark Physical Therapy in Nashville, Tennessee where she will complete an Orthopedics Residency.

Leah is a 2008 graduate of Homer High School.


Eric Van Oss graduated from The Hubert Humphrey School of Public Policy with a Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP), May 12, 2018.

The Humphrey School of Public Affairs (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis) is recognized as one of the top-ranked public policy and planning schools in the country.

Van Oss is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College and Phillips Academy, Andover. He is the son of James Van Oss and Candy Rohrer of Homer.