Distinguished Alumni

Recognizing outstanding alumni

Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Patrick Johnson smiling

Patrick Johnson
Distinguished Alumni of the Year

The Bay College Alumni Association is pleased to announce Patrick Johnson as the Bay College Distinguished Alumnus for 2019.

A graduate of Gladstone High School in 1999, Patrick earned an Associate in Science Degree from Bay College in 2001 with an end goal of becoming a chiropractor.  Patrick continued his education at Northern Michigan University and Palmer College of Chiropractic, and in 2008, he obtained his goal and graduated with a Doctorate in Chiropractic. 

Patrick is the owner and chiropractor at Water’s Edge Chiropractic.  He serves on the Delta County Board of Commissioners, the Michigan Works Board, the Delta County Soil and Water Conservation District Board, the Delta Solid Waste Management Authority Board, the Delta /Menominee Community Health Department Board, the Economic Development Alliance Board and the Airport Advisory Board.

Residing in Gladstone, Patrick enjoys spending time with his wife Suani and children, Veo and Vera.  He also likes exercising, swimming, playing tennis, fishing and hunting.

Nominate Alumni

Nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award are accepted year round. Potential candidates are reviewed each March by the Alumni Association, and are considered for two years. Current Bay College employees are not eligible for nomination. Submit a nomination for the the Distinguished Alumni Award by completing the Distinguished Alumni Award online nomination form.


Distinguished Alumni