Alumni

Alumni

NAVIGATOR PRIDE

For more than 10 years, ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY has graduated extraordinary students with confidence, generosity of spirit, and a desire to make positive contributions to their communities. We are excited to help our IPA alumni maintain their connections with each other and with our school. ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY will always be here for you, and as wayfinders you have the skills to find your way back - to campus, to community, to the place where values matter. Keep in touch!

Carson Lofton
Erica Machida at DHX studio.

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS

Navigating the Business World with Confidence

When he’s not training hard for a triathlon or capturing impressive aerial photos with his drone, Carson Lofton ‘16 is busy assisting with business acquisitions as a Business Development Executive for The Islander Group.

Erica Machida
Erica Machida at DHX studio.

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS

IPA Alumna Animating with Passion

Erica Machida ‘15 has turned her passion for drawing into an international career in animation. She may not be famous yet, but she already boasts an impressive creative portfolio, including her short 2D animated film, "Musubi".

Kelsey Uehira
Kelsey Uehira in field of tea

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS

Alumna Returns to IPA

There’s no place like home! Kelsey Uehira ‘11 says it’s great to be back on campus. Kelsey joined the IPA administrative staff in November as the Registrar & Student Information Systems Manager.

Kim Uehisa
Kate Uesugi at Washington Monument

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS

Texting for Heart Health During COVID-19

Kim Uehisa ‘15 is helping to improve the health and well-being of her community during the COVID-19 pandemic through her work with the UCLA Women’s Cardiovascular Center.

Kate Uesugi
Kate Uesugi at Washington Monument

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS

From IPA to the Global Community

Kate Uesugi ’15 graduated magna cum laude from George Washington University and is ready to see the world. She’s currently working in Myanmar as a project manager with the World Wildlife Fund.

More Alumni News

Carson Lofton '16 at his desk

Navigating the Business World with Confidence

When he’s not training hard for a triathlon or capturing impressive aerial photos with his drone, Carson Lofton ‘16 is busy assisting with business acquisitions as a Business Development Executive for The Islander Group. Problem solving, project management, data analytics, navigating new tasks – every day is different for Lofton, and that’s what he finds most challenging and enjoyable about his position.
Erica Machida '15

IPA Alumna is Animating with Passion

Island Pacific Academy alumna Erica Machida ‘15 has always had a passion for drawing, and she has turned it into an international career in animation. Machida may not be famous yet, but she already boasts an impressive creative portfolio, including her short 2D animated film, "Musubi".
Kelsey Uehira

Founding student and alumna returns to join IPA’s administrative team

There’s no place like home! Kelsey Uehira ‘11 says it’s great to be back on campus. Kelsey joined the IPA administrative staff in November as the Registrar & Student Information Systems Manager.

GIVING BACK TO IPA

Gifts from alumni ensure the continuation of a valuable educational experience for today's Navigators.