Burnett Brothers: School's Out FOR-EVER!
Paul Burnett and Marguerite Lauri of Clarkdale celebrated a triple graduation last month when each of their three sons completed doctorates in their respective disciplines. Gregory Burnett received his M.D. from the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix. At graduation he was recognized for outstanding achievement and received the Family and Community Medicine Outstanding Student Award. Gregory graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University in 2007 with a B.S. in biology, and was a 2003 graduate of Mingus. Gregory recently began his residency in family medicine at Oregon Health and Science University – Cascades East in Klamath Falls, Ore. Jonathan Burnett received his J.D. from the Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law at Arizona State University College of Law. Jonathan was a member of the Arizona State Law Journal, and received a C.A.L.I. award in Commercial Real Estate. Jonathan graduated magna cum laude from Arizona State University in 2006 with a B.A. in history, and was a 2002 graduate of Mingus. Jonathan currently is studying for the Arizona Bar Exam. Gabriel Burnett received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the Pennsylvania State University. Prior to moving to Pennsylvania Gabriel spent one year in Denmark on a Fulbright grant at the Technical University of Denmark. Gabriel graduated summa cum laude from the Barret Honors College at Arizona State University in 2004 with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, and was a 1999 graduate of Mingus. Gabriel currently works as a research engineer with Boeing Research and Technology in Seattle, Wash. Gabriel is married to Lindsay Jensen. Lindsay, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in chemical engineering, recently was accepted to the school of law at Seattle University, class of 2015. Gabe, Jon and Greg Burnett are the grandsons of Nancy and Mike Burnett of Cottonwood, and Kenneth and Marguerite Lauri of Massapequa, New York.