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Interview: BROADWAY AT THE BOURBON ROOM's Tianna Louise Cohen Howling For Their HALLOWEEN BASH

You graduated from CSUN with a major in Theatre Arts and a minor in Musical Theatre. How old were you when you decided you wanted to go into The Biz? I've been performing since before I can remember and found a lot of comfort in theatre as so many of us theatre kids do. I think I might still be deciding if I want to go into the Biz, but what I do know, is that there is nothing else I can think of to do that would give me the same amount of purpose, passion, and happiness, as I have found being a part of the industry, on both the stage and production side. -- Broadway World Los Angeles


Officer Doca was born and raised in Santa Barbara, and after high school, enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After his time serving our country, Brian was honorably discharged at the rank of Sergeant and started working as an EMT with American Medical Response (AMR). During his time as an EMT, Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in criminology and justice studies from California State University, Northridge. After several years working side-by-side with SBPD Officers during emergency calls, Brian decided that he wanted to pursue a career in Law Enforcement and joined the SBPD family. -- Edhat


Education: Bachelor’s degree, 2-D Art from California State University, Northridge -- Billings Gazette

We All Need Good A&R As Artistes- Toki Anifowose

Anifowose who is a graduate of business management from California State University, Northridge, also stated that his work as A&R is not to worry about the credit but to get artists what they deserve. -- Independent News, Nigeria

Orange County, Calif., Deepens IT Bench With Two New Hires

A longtime private-sector executive, Althof’s public-sector service dates to January 2009 according to his LinkedIn profile, when he joined the city of Mission Viejo as a Community Services Commission member and chairman. Immediately prior to coming to Orange County, he joined Ventura County in September 2011 as its deputy CIO, Application and Enterprise Systems Services. Althof has a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and a master’s in public administration, public leadership and management, both from California State University, Northridge. -- Government Technology

Meet the two daughters and son of “Grey’s Anatomy” star Chandra Wilson and her partner.

Sarina McFarlane, Chandra’s daughter, was born in 1992. Chandra’s eldest, who attended Cal State Northridge to study screenwriting, is described by People as being extremely intelligent and creative. The actress, however, reportedly experienced a trying period when her daughter, who was 16 at the time, started experiencing unexplained nausea and vomiting. Her portrayal of a doctor on television soon became all too real. -- Cheng News

Five Candidates Vie for Open Seats on San Fernando City Council

Solorio is the daughter of immigrants and a life-long resident of the City. She has worked for San Fernando Recreation and Community Services as an after school counselor, a summer camp counselor and then recreation leader. She received a bachelor’s degree in sociology at California State University, Northridge, and a master’s degree in teaching. Her stated goals are to make the community safer and improve and connect residents to city services and resources. -- San Fernando Valley Sun

Five New Members Join Ventura College Foundation Board

Liz Kraus is an adjunct professor of English, Emirita at Ventura College. After a 20-year career, she recently retired from her teaching position and just published a humorous, non-fiction travel book, "3 Sisters, 3 Weeks, 3 Countries (Still Talking). Kraus began her studies at Ventura College when she was 42 and used scholarships to fund further schooling at Cal State Northridge. The gift of scholarship then came full circle for Kraus as she and her husband created the Liz and Dave Kraus Scholarship for returning students who focus on humanities studies. -- PR Log

The Top 25 Healthcare Technology Leaders of Houston for 2022

Before joining Houston MRI & Diagnostic Imaging, Tudic was a controller at Polaris Medical Imaging, LLC. Earlier in her career, she worked with Houston Medical Imaging as an MRI Technologist. Tudic graduated from California State University, Northridge with an undergraduate degree in accounting. -- Healthcare Technology Report