Alice M. Forth

Alice Marie “Billie” (White) Forth (1931-2012) graduated from Centralia College as the first Margaret Corbet Scholar. She earned further degrees from Washington State and Pacific Lutheran Universities. During her professional career she taught secretarial science and attained the top position as head of the business department at Centralia College; she later was appointed Dean of Students. Alice Forth was a lady, always friendly, energetic, determined to provide students with the best instruction possible.  After retirement she continued her exploration of the world, traveling to seven continents and savoring it all.

Recipients of this scholarship include:

  • Faith Thomas (2020-21)