Josh Thayer

Alumni Association Board Member

Staff Positions:

- Alumni Relations

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Josh Thayer (B.S. ’11) graduated from Cornerstone University with a degree in Bible and sports management and will be sworn in as an Indiana State Trooper on Dec. 13, 2018. Prior to his appointment with the Indiana State Police, Josh previously worked at Oakland Christian School in Auburn Hills, Mich., for five years as the assistant athletic director and eventually the director of admissions.

During his time at CU, Josh played for the men's junior varsity basketball team for one season. During his senior year, Thayer served as an assistant coach for the men's JV basketball team. Josh also served as a small group leader in Crawford Hall and worked for the CU grounds crew for all four years.

Josh married his best friend, Alyssa immediately after graduation, and they have been married for seven years. They have twin daughters, Madison and Mackenzie, and currently reside in Noblesville, Ind.


—Playing basketball
—Being outdoors
—Watching/attending IndyCar races