Yanni Gu (Class of 2018) was awarded the Outstanding Young Alumni Award.
We’re stronger because of our alumni. Our alumni are courageous leaders in their communities. They are life-long learners and servant leaders. Each year we honor a Distinguished Alumni of the Year, who uses their God-given gifts and talents to glorify God. In 2021, Timothy also added an Outstanding Young Alumni award. Want to nominate a Distinguished or Outstanding alumni? Please use this form.
1999 Dr. John Bernbaum ’61
2000 Jeanette Bult DeJong ’67
2001 Allen Heerema ’69
2002 Phyllis Vos Wezeman ’64
2003 Dr. David Van Reken ’63
2004 George and Sharon Hoekstra ’60
2005 Kay Rops ’87
2006 Dr. Henry D. Tazelaar ’74
2007 George Bosman ’62
2008 Jonathan Bradford ’67
2009 Dr. Cindy Tamminga ’79
2010 Chris Langkamp ’91
2011 James Vanderkamp ’67
2012 Christa Hyde Maunica ’87
2013 David Doig ’83
2014 Ruthann Bronger De Haan ’81
2015 James Hartgerink ’70
2016 Elizabeth Metcalfe ’79
2017 Peter Huizenga ’56
2018 Randall Veltkamp ’70
2019 Martin Stulp ’53
2020 Calvin Tameling ’68 & Marcy Tameling ’67
2020 Taylor Hoogendoorn ’11 (young Alumni)
2021 Charles Zeilstra ’45
2021 Yanni Gu ’18 (Young Alumni)
Mr. Charles Zielstra (Class of 1945) was honored posthumously as the Distinguished Alumni of the Year.
Timothy's biggest school-wide community event of the year is on May 7 and everyone is invited! Join us for this community-wide For The Win! Groundbreaking Celebration and Alumni Weekend!
This season was truly a special experience for the Timothy alum, Denny Keizer, turned coach, because both of his boys were on the varsity roster.
Dan Beré (Class of 2001) is an assistant coach of Wright State (Dayton, Ohio) men's basketball. When Dan's team was in town for a game vs UIC on Saturday night, the Timothy community was well-represented in the stands.
Nearly two years after their season came to an irrupt end, the 2019-2020 State qualifying boys basketball team finally had the opportunity to celebrate their accomplishments on Thursday, December 23 at halftime during the varsity game.
Arnold (“Arnie”) Hoving went home to be with the Lord on April 7, 2021. He had served at Timothy for 36 years from 1958 to 1994. During his legendary career at Timothy, he served as a teacher, coach, principal, and superintendent.
Joel Matthew (Class of 2000), founder of Fortress Consulting, leaned into his faith and discovered ways to thrive as a Christian, father, husband, and businessman in a pandemic.
Outstanding Young alumni Taylor Hoogendoorn (Class of 2011) is currently serving as a Supreme Court Clerk to Justice Samuel Alito. Taylor has kept the "Main Thing the Main Thing" throughout his studies at Baylor University, Yale Law School, and into his young career.
Fifty years ago, Ardythe Tiesenga brought the Picture Lady program to Timothy. Not only does she still volunteer, but she has inspired countless students with art and developed a community of volunteers with friendships that span decades.
Over 1200 people attended Timothy’s Homecoming festivities.
Come home to Timothy on May 15 for Homecoming 2021!
The Distinguished Alumni of the Year will be honored the weekend of May 15 at PromComing! But we need your help. Please nominate a Distinguished Alumni of the Year!
Ariana Smith ('17) produced her first single, "Bridge to You" during the pandemic. Ariana fervently believes that there is beauty to be gained from our losses— and not just new music. Because of the pandemic she has a renewed sense of obedience to wherever the Lord calls her.
Nominate a Distinguished Alumni of the Year! This award is presented annually to alumni who have made significant contributions in their career and manifest a Christian commitment.