Successful Alumni

  • graduate  Safford High School has definitely had its share of success stories. Many alumni have gone on to great heights. From commercial hot air balloon pilots, doctors, teachers, college professors, and even chefs, our students have definitely soared. Share your success story with us, and we may publish it on our website.


Class of 1980: Dr. Anita Riddle

Dr. Anita Riddle
Anita Riddle is a 1980 graduate of SHS. She was valedictorian, student body president, and a scholar athlete. She obtained her doctoral degree from Lamar University. During her career, she worked with ExxonMobil and retired in 2018. She now resides in Draper, Utah. She has endowed a scholarship in her name. This $500 scholarship is open to a female pursuing a degree in engineering.