Name: Gary and Judy Piepkorn
Job: The couple own and operate Almost Home Bed and Breakfast.
Background: Judy is a wife and mother and currently has a certification as an oncology nurse and is working at Stanford University Hospital in California in the bone marrow transplant unit (oncology deals with cancer, which requires the status of being a Registered Nurse). Judy will graduate from ENMU this May with a bachelor’s degree in nursing.
Gary’s background began after college when he spent three years in the coast guard while owning a dairy farm for seven years with Judy. Then Gary went to a seminary for four years and spent four years at a parish. Later he served 19 years as an Air Force chaplin, then retired and is now serving the Faith in Christ Lutheran Church in Portales and is currently teaching religion at ENMU as resource faculty.