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Joss Recognized as Distinguished Alumnus

Diana Joss with Alumni Director Ben Puckett
Diana Joss of Clearwater, Florida was recognized as Distinguished Alumnus at the 43rd Commencement ceremony of Clearwater Christian College held Saturday, May 7, 2011 at the Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. At the age of 50 and while caring for an aging mother, Joss enrolled in Clearwater Christian College completing a Bachelor of Science degree in English Bible in 1989. Immediately following her graduation, she continued her education at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia where she completed a Master's Degree in Biblical Counseling.

Dr. Stratton announces Diana's recognition
In addition to her educational accomplishments, Joss has been significantly involved in both stateside and international service through the Child Evangelism Fellowship of Warrenton, Missouri.

In his recognition of Joss, CCC President Richard Stratton noted her 42 years of faithful service to children worldwide, her ongoing commitment to the Clearwater Christian College family as a regular conference and classroom speaker, financial supporter, and student mentor, and her example to future graduates of one who has made an impact on her world through exemplary service and ministry. In a recent email, Diana states "I am still in awe of everything. It was just one of the most awesome, humbling, and special times of my life."