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Class Notes 1991-1999
Douglas M. Cochran, Columbus, OH, and his wife, Dineen, announce the birth of Sean Douglas, Oct. 16, 1998.
Nancy F. Crum completed her internal medicine residency at the Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA. She was honored with the Aequanimitas Award for the best overall resident in the program. She is now serving as chief of residents.
Virginia Mohlere Dellinger, manuscript editor of the Astrophysical Journal with the University of Chicago (IL) Press, studies iaido, a Japanese martial art.
Timothy P. Fitzpatrick, Cleveland Heights, OH, is a vice president with Todd Associates, an insurance brokerage firm in Cleveland, OH.
Jennifer D. Freytag, Poland, OH, married Paul M. Kadilak, April 13, 1997. Jennifer, a third-grade teacher with the Canfield (OH) Local Schools, received her master of education degree from Kent State (OH) University, Aug. 22, 1998.
Julie A. Gillis, Nashville, TN, is a sales representative with TAP Pharmaceuticals, Deerfield, IL.
Christopher A. Lasso, Westerville, OH, is a pharmaceutical sales representative specializing in urology/neurology with Pharmacia & Upjohn, Inc., Cincinnati, OH.
Christopher S. and Erin Rothfuss Magley, ’92, live in Rockford, MI. Chris is a systems analyst with Haushahn Systems & Engineers, Grand Rapids, MI. Erin is an attorney with Warner Norcross & Judd LLP.
Heather L. Pierce is a prosthetist/orthotist (CPO) with Tri-State Orthopedics, Springfield, OH.
Alper Sarihan, South Vienna, OH, and his wife, Jennifer, announce the birth of Alexander, June 3, 1997. Alper is a physician practicing with Northside Family Physicians, Ltd., Springfield, OH.
Kimberly A. Stickney, Farmington, NY, married David M. Ambrose, Aug. 15, 1998. Kimberly is with the Flanders Group, Pittsford, NY.
Beth K. Turoff, Parma, OH, married Marvin R. McCreary, April 4, 1998. A psychology intern with the Northeast Ohio University College of Medicine, Beth is pursuing her Ph. D. in clinical psychology at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
Christopher A. and Karen Schaeffer Weinrich, Daytona Beach, FL, announce the birth of Benjamin Luther, Jan. 22, 1998. Chris teaches at Seabreeze High School.
Charles R. Willeke, Peterborough, NH, is a civil engineer with the New Hampshire Department of Transportation, Concord, NH.
Brian M. and Heather Dickie Burdette, ’93, live in San Antonio, TX. Brian is a geologist with Killam Oil Co., Ltd. Heather is a graphic artist with Prime Time, Inc.
M. Mason Butler, Louisville, KY, is a project manager with I.B.M.
Christine M. Cariello married Sean B. Hodges, ’90, June 20, 1998. They live in Miamisburg, OH. Christine is a portfolio manager with First National Bank of Southwestern Ohio. Sean is a territory business manager with Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hamilton, OH.
Jennifer L. Clark is serving as a missionary with Campus Crusade for Christ in Toyonaka-shi, Osaka, Japan.
Scott M. DeBolt, Chicago, IL, and his wife, Sally, announce the birth of Maggie Matthews DeBolt, April 12, 1998. Scott is director of operations with Chicago Fire Major League Soccer.
K. Fred Gingrich II, a veterinarian, owns Keystone Veterinary Service, Ashland, OH.
Sonia R. Harter, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is a general manager with Rock Solid Technologies, Inc.
Sarah H. Heil married Andrew J. Goodwin IV, July 18, 1998. They live in South Burlington, VT. Sarah is a post-doctoral fellow at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. Andrew is a student in the College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
Kara Kyle McGoey, Madison, WI, is a professor at the University of Wisconsin.
Suzanne Conolly Myers, Lake Forest, IL, and her husband, Michael, announce the birth of Mark Kendrick, Nov. 14, 1997. Suzanne is a lobbyist.
Elizabeth J. Neiner is a finance director with MCI WorldCom, London, England.
MaryElizabeth Pettit, Wilton, CT, married David J. Cote, Nov. 15, 1997. They announce the birth of Jackson Moore, Sept. 21, 1998.
James A. Pierson, a social studies teacher at the Bethel Park (PA) High School, has been honored with the 1998 Faculty Award. He lives in Venetia, PA.
Scott H. Pollack, New York, NY, married Millie A. DeVito, Sept. 19, 1998. Scott, a real estate finance analyst with Mutual of New York, is pursuing his master’s degree in finance at New York University.
Robert J. Tanner, Berkeley, CA, married Irene Hong, July 6, 1996. Robert is pursuing his M.B.A. at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley. He co-authored a chapter of The Handbook of Demand and Supply Chain Management.
Andrew J. Unglaube is a production manager with Bl Creative Group, Minneapolis, MN.
Margaret E. Ticknor, Sewickley, PA, married Douglas E. Wolf, ’91, June 6, 1998. Margie teaches kindergarten at Kindercare, Moon Township, PA. Doug is manager of consulting services with Select International, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA.
Katherine E. Blattner is pursuing her M.A. in higher education at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Barry C. and Laura Hillman Burden, ’92, live in Baton Rouge, LA. Barry received his Ph.D. in political science from The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, in 1998. He is an assistant professor of political science at Louisiana State University. Laura is a homemaker.
J. Randall Finn is an arborist with Antietam Tree Service, Hagerstown, MD.
Jennifer Heydenreich Gerhart, Denver, PA, is a drug and alcohol therapist with the Caron Foundation, Wernersville, PA. She recently organized a 5-K marathon with proceeds benefitting leukemia research.
Kathryn E. “Bess” Hecock married Andrew H. Hauser, July 25, 1998. They live in New York, NY, where Bess is the photo editor for Wine Spectator magazine, and Andrew is the northeast regional director of radio promotions for Wind-Up Records.
Niklas O. Karlberg is a sales and marketing director with Astra Pharmaceuticals, Prague, Czech Republic.
Randy J. Kilbride, Dublin, OH, practices general civic litigation as an associate attorney with Barkan & Neff Co., L.P.A., Columbus, OH.
Daniel E. McElwee, Troy, OH, is an eastern region manager with Cargill Inc., Dayton, OH.
Heather C. McKane, Rochester, NY, married Todd A. Rogers, Aug. 22, 1998. Heather, who received her J.D. from the Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA, June 7, 1998, is now pursuing her M.B.A. in international business at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Sandra K. Paxton is a physical therapist/certified athletic trainer with McConnell Heart Health Center of Grant Riverside Hospital, Columbus, OH.
Ann M. Schafer, Alexandria, VA, received her M.A. in Spanish from West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, in July 1998. She is a membership coordinator with International Sign Association.
Amanda L. Schmahl, Shorewood, WI, is an account specialist with Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc.
Todd P. and Kari Springer Abbey live in Northfield, OH. Todd is a sales representative with Bose, Inc. Kari teaches English at Mayfield High School.
Laing Henderson Akers, Chillicothe, OH, and her husband, Noel, announce the births of Gage Moore and Grant Morton, Feb. 3, 1998. Laing is a law clerk with Evans, St. Clair & Bainter, Columbus, OH.
Roberta R. Ashby, Louisville, KY, is serving her residency at Kosair Children’s Hospital.
Julie R. Blosser, Fairborn, OH, is coordinator of evaluation services with Goodwill Industries of the Miami Valley, Dayton, OH. She is pursuing her master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling at Wright State University.
Ross W. Bradley, Stow, OH, married Tammy M. Obojtek, May 30, 1998. Ross is a sales representative specializing in wound healing with Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical, Johnson & Johnson, Cleveland, OH.
Ryan J. and Kelly Birkhimer Carter, ’95, live in Portsmouth, OH. Ryan is a vice president with The Parry Co., a manufacturer and distributor of water filter medias in Richmond Dale, OH.
Beth E. Clark, Lakewood, OH, is pursuing her J.D. in health law at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.
Lorey E. Danielson, Houston, TX, teaches math with the Fort Bend Independent School District.
Melissa B. Erie, a sales manager with the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, D.C., is an active volunteer in her community.
Lawrence J. Forlenza is a mutual funds inside wholesaler for Seligman Funds, New York, NY.
Brittany C. Garard, Northfield, IL, is a marketing director with the Rabjohns Financial Group, Chicago, IL.
Elizabeth A. “Beth” Green, Atlanta, GA, is a marketing specialist with Suntrust Bank.
John R. Howard is a personal financial advisor with American Express Financial Advisors, Atlanta, GA.
Nicholas G. Jeremiah, an ensign with the U.S. Navy, has completed the Navy’s basic underwater demolition/SEAL training at Naval Special Warfare Center, San Diego, CA. He has been assigned to SEAL Team Three, Coronado, CA.
Sofia Lindqvist, Sundbyberg, Sweden, married Antoni Lacinai, Oct. 10, 1998.
Kelly M. Mann, Goshen, IN, married Dwight E. Luna, July 12, 1997. Kelly is a supervisor with Service Printers, Elkhart, IN.
Aaron S. and Jeanne Marie Garman Manse live in Omaha, NE. Aaron is a project chemist with Cargill, Inc. Jeanne Marie teaches with the Omaha Public Schools.
Jeffrey R. Prucher, San Francisco, CA, is a founding member of Crowded Fire, a non-profit theater company.
Pamela S. Roberts is a child/adolescent outpatient therapist with the McLean County Center for Human Services, Bloomington, IL.
Jeananne Turner Smith, Glendale, CA, teaches sixth grade at the Living Way Academy, Pasadena, CA.
Jeffrey D. Tincher, Downingtown, PA, married Karen Giles, June 13, 1998. Jeff is a system engineer with Forté Systems, Inc., West Chester, PA.
Bryan C. Bates, Mason, OH, is a vice president with Midwest Financial and Mortgage Services, Inc., West Chester, OH.
Kristin M. Beckstrom received her M.S.W. in April 1997 from Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. She is with Children’s Services, Kalamazoo County.
Rachel L. Bockbrader married Douglas W. Folk, Sept. 19, 1998. Rachel is a police officer with the City of Cincinnati, OH.
Dale L. Briggs is a plant manager with Valco Truck and Trim, Springfield, OH.
Gretchen M. Brown, Apex, NC, teaches fifth grade and is the grade-level chair with the Wake County Schools, Willow Springs, NC.
Kimberly A. Cardone, Summit, NJ, is a marketing account coordinator with Moore Response Marketing Services, New York, NY.
Tiffany L. Combs, Eustis, FL, married Matthew A. Reeder, April 14, 1998.
Jacey E. Goddard is an undergraduate teaching fellow in osteopathic manipulative medicine at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lewisburg, WV.
Scott H. and Kathleen Leigh Hooker, ’93, live in Santa Barbara, CA. Scott is a program analyst with Bike-alog, a computer database company in Goleta, CA. Kathleen is a marketing manager with The American Historic Society, Montecito, CA.
Aaron J. Hunt supervises the Columbus (OH) office of First Service Title Agency, Inc.
Sandy S. Mekoleske, Cincinnati, OH, is teacher/director at Friendship Pre-School, Wyoming, OH.
Christine E. Meyers, Phoenix, AZ, is the marketing and public relations manager with Sega Gameworks, Tempe, AZ.
Gregg E. Savage teaches chemistry and coaches varsity basketball at Newport Harbor (CA) High School.
Leanne M. Shott, Alexandria, VA, received her M.A. in European studies and international economics from The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., in May 1997. She is an analyst with the U.S. Government.
Emily M. Simensen, Bloomington, IN, married Robin D. Stow, June 20, 1998. Emily is an assistant Spanish instructor while pursuing graduate studies at Indiana University.
Molly A. Wilkinson is completing her Ph.D. research in Berlin, Germany.
Heather A. Browne, Boston, MA, received her M.A. in elementary instruction and curriculum from Columbia University, New York, NY, in May 1998. She teaches fourth grade with the Needham (MA) Public Schools.
Carolyn C. Cromer is an executive recruiting consultant with The McIntyre Co., Dublin, OH.
Susanna E. Curtis, Vernon Hills, IL, teaches sixth grade science at Lake Bluff (IL) Middle School.
Nancy E. Dau received her master’s degree in education at Boston (MA) University in August 1998. She is the athletic director at Shore County Day School, Beverly, MA.
Chad W. Davie is pursuing his master’s degree in city and regional planning at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
M. Bruce Decker, Fairfax, VA, is pursuing his M.S. in information systems at the University of Maryland. He is a Unix system administrator with Booz Allen and Hamilton, McLean, VA. Bruce received the Hamner Award of Environmental Excellence from Vice President Al Gore.
Sarah E. Estill, Richmond, VA, received her M.A. in counseling from West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, in May 1998. She is a mental health therapist with the Sussex Counseling Center.
Lauren M. Grimes received her master’s degree in public health nutrition and certification as a registered dietitian at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, in August 1998. She is the program manager with the North Carolina Prevention Partners.
Mark J. Henninger is a wide receivers coach with the Blue Devils, a professional football team in Hamburg, Germany.
Andrew D. Jenkins, Tulsa, OK, is a trading analyst with the Williams Co.
Erika L. Johnson, Columbus, OH, received her M.S. degree in counseling from the University of Dayton (OH) in December 1998. She is pursuing a grief counseling license.
P. Rose Lantz, Springfield, OH, teaches the learning disabled at Indian Valley Middle School, Enon, OH.
Annmarie LaForet, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, is an internet designer/creative strategist with the Interactive Media Group, Akron, OH.
Kaynetta L. Martindale, Springfield, OH, is pursuing her M.B.A. at Wright State University, Dayton, OH. She is a financial specialist at Wright Patterson Air Force Base.
Amy E. Mortimer married Christopher R. Combs, ’93, in September 1998. They live in Worthington, OH. Amy is an assistant store manager with Bath & Body Works. Chris is a vice president with Combs Insurance Services Agency, Inc.
Rusmir Niksic, Sarajevo, Bosnia, is coordinator of the American Information Resource Center.
Heidi J. Russo, Delaware, OH, teaches German with the Hilliard City Schools and the Delaware City Schools.
Chris J. Strunk is a senior product manager with Tiger Direct, Miami, FL.
Natalie H. Waddell, East Lansing, MI, married Michael A. Rutter, Aug. 29, 1998.
Dawn A. White, Muskegon, MI, married Jeff Auch, Sept. 26, 1998.
Christopher S. Zalewski received his master’s degree in policy analysis from Indiana University, May 11, 1998. He is a food and agriculture coordinator at the Biotechnology Industry Organization, Washington, D.C.
Tracey N. Arnold married Christopher J. Murray, Dec. 20, 1997. They live in Columbus, OH.
Andrew S. Bullitt is a technical recruiter with Aerotek, Seattle, WA.
Charles P. Bush is a management intern with the City of Glendale, AZ.
Maggie F. Garas teaches English at the Hosshoji Junior High School, Saihaku-gun Tottori, Japan.
Jeremy L. Glazier is pursuing a master of fine arts degree in poetry at Columbia University, New York, NY, while serving as membership coordinator and program assistant with the Poetry Society of America.
Christina R. Gordon is studying acting at the HB Studio, New York, NY, and auditioning for various theater and production companies. She is also a sales and promotions representative with NYC Promo.
Isaac S. King married Rebecca Romaine, Oct. 31, 1998. Isaac is a GIS analyst I with the Illinois Department of Nuclear Safety, Springfield, IL.
Jill K. Marcussen, Danville, KY, teaches language arts and social studies at the Toliver Elementary School.
Sara G. Miller is a graduate jeweler gemologist with Ben Bridge Jeweler, Carlsbad, CA.
Mark D. Pilch is pursuing his master’s degree in human resource development at Webster University, St. Louis, MO.
Sarah E. Schmidt, Denver, CO, is a paraprofessional/mental health worker at Intercept Day Treatment, Aurora, CO.
Connie A. Selinsky, New Hartford, NY, is pursuing her teacher certification and master’s degree in English at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.
Elicia M. Troese is a marketing coordinator with Deloitte & Touche, Pittsburgh, PA.
Kristin D. Westermann is pursuing her M.Div. Degree at the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, Columbia, SC.
Carolyn S. Wilcox is pursuing her M.S. at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Corinne M. Wohlford, who is pursuing her M.F.A. in creative writing and poetry at Washington University, St. Louis, MO, teaches with the afterschool program at Captain Elementary School, Clayton, MO. Corinne, a reader, also screens fiction and poetry submissions for Boulevard Magazine.
Elizabeth J. Bidwell is a student at the University of Dayton (OH) School of Law.
Autumn T. Burnett, Taylor Mill, KY, is a participant service representative with Fidelity Investments, Covington, KY.
Amy B. Bush, Rocky River, OH, married Alistair Bailey, Oct. 17, 1998. Amy is a qualified mental retardation professional with Northeast Care Center, Cleveland, OH.
Erin C. Dasler is a staff I accountant with Clark, Schaefer, Hackett & Co., Cincinnati, OH.
Jennifer A. Fike is an assistant language teacher with the JET Program, Takahashi-shi, Japan.
Stephanie A. Foulk is a consultant with Bath & Body Works, Springfield, OH.
Neal E. Franzer is an application specialist with Pyxis Corp., Pittsburgh, PA.
Keith M. Gerdes is with Book Loft of German Village, Columbus, OH.
Susan P. Hanf is in the public history program at Loyola University, Chicago, IL.
Michelle K. Hoeppner teaches English at the LCMS World Mission, Qingdao, China.
Karen M. Leinberger is assistant to the publisher with Sourcebooks, Inc., Naperville, IL.
Leslie A. Meier is a special education English and science teacher at Eatonville (WA) High School.
Matthew D. Mowrey, Springfield, OH, is an admission counselor at Wittenberg University.
Brooke E. Munro is an assistant language teacher with the JET Program, Midori-Cho, Japan.
Heather L. Nehls is a client associate with Merrill Lynch, Columbus, OH.
Elisabeth A. Pierson is a staff auditor with Arthur Andersen, L.L.P., Columbus, OH.
Allison A. Schell is a counselor/teacher with Eckerd Family Youth Alternatives, Newport, NC.
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