Alumni Spotlights feature outstanding UC Santa Barbara alumni succeeding in their careers, proud of their Gaucho heritage.

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Adolfo Murillo '79 is a successful South Coast optometrist and he helped create the organic tequila industry in Mexico.
Loie Hollowell (CCS Art ’05) is an artist in New York City, a career choice significantly impacted from her time as a student at the College of Creative Studies (CCS).
Christopher Gavigan '97, Co-founder of The Honest Company
Derek Rohlffs '93, Proprietor & Winemaker, Bravium Winery & Outlier Wine Co.
Alexandra Leumer '05, Climate Change Policy Analyst for The Nature Conservancy
Trudie Reich '09, Owner of Beach Baby Nannies LLC