2016 Triton Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

Deryl Hamann

  • B.S. University of Nebraska - 1956
  • J.D. University of Nebraska - 1958
  • Chairman, Emeritus Spectrum, Financial Services INC.
  • OF Counsel to Baird Holm, LLP. Omaha, Nebraska
  • Founded Great Western Bank in 1971, grew to over 100 locations in Midwest—sold to National Australia Bank LTD in 2008
  • 2011 awards - King of AR-SA-BEN, Corporate Lawyer of Year Omaha
  • Outstanding Service award, University of Nebraska College of Law
  • 2014 awards - Nebraska Business Hall of Fame
  • Douglas E. Parotts-Faith in Action, Humanitarian Award by National Conference of Christians and Jews
  • Service to many boards - University of Nebraska Foundation and Law, Past President Nebraska State Bar and member of Ethics Committee, Bellevue University Board

Dr. Elizabeth Stoebe

  • B.S. Nursing Grandview College - 1981
  • Doctor of Osteopath, University of Osteopathic Medicine (now Des Moines University) - 1988
  • Unity Point Emergency Department - Fort Dodge
  • Mentor for medical students, physician’s assistant student, nursing and paramedic students
  • Active in Humboldt Community Schools

Will Lopes

  • University of Northern Iowa - 2004-2006
  • Masters Degree of Music, University of Northern Iowa - 2012
  • Bachelors Degree in Sacred Music - Brazil’s Northern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Diploma in Piano and Music Theory - Music Conservatory of FS Stat University, Brazil
  • Professional musician and lead vocalist Minneapolis Symphony
  • Adjunct faculty at Northwestern University, St. Paul
  • Published composer/arranger for Hal Leonard Corporation, J.W. Pepper & Sons, Graphite Publishing and Hinshaw Music
  • Founder/owner Will Lopes Music/Lopes Publications
  • Worship Arts Pastor - Worship Arts Institute
  • Member of American Composer and Directors Association
  • Member of American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers