BUCKHANNON, West Virginia – Thirty-eight students graduated from West Virginia Wesleyan College in December. The graduates were honored with a celebration in the Social Hall. The College’s formal commencement exercises will take place May 6, 2023.

Those graduating were Lillie Kathryn Archer ’22, of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania; Katelyn Grace Belt ’22, of Buckhannon, West Virginia; Lauren Alexis Bolen ’22, of Saint Johns, Florida; Noah Daniel Combs ’22, of Morgantown, West Virginia; Spencer Chadwick Combs ’22, of McLean, Virginia; Nicholas Lee Corwell ’22, of Frostburg, Md.; Daniel Wesley Dyal ’22, of Fayetteville, Virginia; Dequandre O. Edwards ’22, of Newport News, Virginia; Misti Dawn Elmore, ’22 of Tallmansville, West Virginia; Lisa Christine Fidler ’22, of Hypoluxo, Florida; Madison Alainey Frame ’22, of Richwood, West Virginia; Chase B. Goldsmith ’22, of Charleston, West Virginia; Faith Elizabeth Hammerbeck,  ’22, of Buckhannon, West Virginia; Elizabeth Jean Harvey ’22, of Cross Lanes, West Virginia; Kelly Carnisa Houghton ’22, Sutton, West Virginia; Meghan Leigh Hull ’22, of Clearwater, Florida; Molly Grace Hull ’22, of Inwood, West Virginia; Jackson Thomas Johnson ’22, of Charleston, West Virginia; Vanessa Hope Lipscomb ’22, of Pennsboro, West Virginia; Deontre Lee Logan ’22, of Chesterfield, Virginia; Abbie Jo Lowther ’22, of Alum Bridge, West Virginia; Dylan Ray Major ’22, of Fredricksburg, Virginia; James Robert Milam ’22, of Summersville, West Virginia; Kassandra Bree Miller ’22, of Elkins, West Virginia; Zachary Dutch Mutchler ’22, of Bridgeport, West Virginia; Chloe Ann Perdue ’22, of Lansing, West Virginia; Rachel C. Persinger ’22, of Dunbar, West Virginia; Jane Mowry Phillips ’22, of Hambleton, West Virginia; Dylan Layton Poplin ’22, Old Fort, North Carolina; Jonathan Tyler Reed ’22, of Buckhannon, West Virginia; Ashley Marie Robey ’22, of Clarksburg, West Virginia; Grant Cole Safford ’22, of Culloden, West Virginia; Ashlee Taylor Schumacher ’22, of Clarksburg, West Virginia; Chrystal L. Skinner ’22, of Jane Lew, West Virginia; Noah Paul Slack ’22, of Martinsburg, West Virginia; Scott W. Soucier ’22, of Asbury, West Virginia; Kayla Marie Sparks, ’22, of Fairmont, West Virginia; and  Fallyn Dawn Swiger ’22, of Bridgeport, West Virginia.



West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) is a private, four-year residential liberal arts college in Buckhannon, West Virginia. A tradition of excellence for more than 130 years, West Virginia Wesleyan is home to 14 Fulbright Scholars. The Princeton Review ranked Wesleyan one of its 2022 Best Colleges in the Southeastern Region of the United States. U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Best College Rankings designated Wesleyan a “Top 20” Best Value – Regional Universities (South) and one of the “Top 75” Regional Universities (South). WVWC offers students more than 40 majors and 40 minors; graduate programs in athletic training, business administration, creative writing, and nursing; 22 NCAA Division II athletic programs; multiple performing arts groups; and more than 70 organizations. Founded in 1890, the College is closely affiliated with the United Methodist Church and abides by the Wesley doctrine that emphasizes service to others. For more information, visit wvwc.edu.