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Class Notes 1971-1990
Don W. and Dana Shafer Lambacher, ’73, live in Grand Rapids, MI. Don is a vice president with Huntington National Bank. Dana teaches with the Forest Hills Public Schools.
Katherine Bryan Hollingsworth has been named president and chief executive officer of the southwest region of National City’s Bank, Dayton, OH.
Peggy J. Smith, Lancaster, OH, is president of Ohio Chemical Council, Columbus, OH.
Joseph P. Vanuch has been named principal of Shawnee High School, Springfield, OH.
Stephen J. Jr. and Mikaela Soderstrom Petras, ’77, live in Bay Village, OH. Stephen, president of the Cleveland World Trade Assocation and the Greater Cleveland International Lawyers Group, has joined Baker & Hostetler, Cleveland, OH, as a partner.
Caryl Moersdorf Pfeiffer, Lexington, KY, is director of environmental affairs with LG&E Energy Corp., Louisville, KY.
Jeffrey W. Steed, North Olmsted, OH, is president of Schmidt Mortgage Co., Rocky River, OH.
James W. Foreman is a furniture specialist with United Stationers, Cincinnati, OH.
Wendelyn Harris Inman, an epidemiologist, is program director with the Tennessee Department of Health, Nashville, TN. Wendelyn, who lives in Antioch, TN, has served as a consultant to the White House.
Ann J. Morgan, Pepper Pike, OH, is manager of documentation with Ben Venue Labs, Inc., Bedford, OH.
Gail Marker Morrissey, Dublin, OH, is a systems project manager with Bank
James C. Evans is a vice president with Providian Financial Corp., Louisville, KY.
Robert S. Gordon, a lieutenant colonel with the U.S. Air Force, has completed a year as national defense fellow, conducting advanced research on the Colombian peace process at the School of International Studies at the University of Miami (FL). Robert, of Montclair, VA, has assumed new duties with the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
William R. Langman Jr., a production director with The Day Publishing Co., New London, CT, is restoring an early 19th century farm house in Canterbury, CT.
Carl K. McLaughlin, Strongsville, OH, and his wife, Laura, announce the birth of twins, John William and Perry Ross, on Aug. 15, 1998. Carl is vice president/general manager of Rossborough Manufacturing Co.
Jeffery G. Orner, Arlington, VA, is a chief logistician with the Naval Sea Systems Command. He was promoted into the Senior Executive Service to oversee the readiness and support of all U.S. Navy ships.
Roger E. Southward, Reynoldsburg, OH, and his wife, Karen, announce the birth of Glenn E., May 19, 1999.
Elizabeth Schultz Ayers, an attorney, is a planned giving associate with The Columbus (OH) Foundation.
Gregg A. Greer, Lexington, KY, has been named vice president of circulation with the Lexington Herald-Leader. He also coaches youth soccer and basketball.
Anthony J. Locastro, a physician, is in private practice in Akron, OH.
Mark J. Phillips is president of ASAP Event Advertising, Cincinnati, OH.
Prior to his retirement, Ned E. Robe was purchasing manager at Navistar, Springfield, OH.
Gary A. and Anne Walser Rosenbaum, Oakwood, OH, announce the birth of Paul Arthur, June 3, 1998.
Daniel G. Walker, Cincinnati, OH, married Cristina LaCalle, Aug. 5, 1998. They announce the birth of Oliver, Jan. 22, 1999. Daniel is CFO and COO with Greater Cincinnati Gastroenterology.
Gilbert H. Wilson, Westerville, OH, is a retail performance manager with Heinz Frozen Food, Pittsburgh, PA.
Kathleen Vaughn Breitenstein is an assistant vice president with Bank of America, Louisville, KY.
Joan Abma Elder, South Charleston, OH, manages the Wittenberg Credit Union.
James R. Kempton, Seabrook, MD, and his wife, Julie, announce the birth of Grace Teresa, May 25, 1999.
Janet Bulakowski Varan, a computer analyst with the State of New Jersey, donated a kidney to her husband, Walter. They live in Ewing, NJ.
Janis Rhea Worley, Hudson, OH, and her husband, Mark, announce the birth of Grace, March 11, 1998. Janis is president of Worleybird Productions, Inc.
Michael L. Essex, Rocky River, OH, and his wife, Laura, announce the birth of Jonathan, April 15, 1999. Michael is a managing director with McDonald Investments, Inc., Cleveland, OH.
Christopher R. Kunkle, Princeton Junction, NJ, and his wife, Beth, announce the birth of Hayley Robin, June 1, 1998. Christopher is a senior vice president with Fleet Securities, Inc., Jersey City, NJ.
David J. Martin, Cincinnati, OH, and his wife, Tracey, announce the birth of Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1997. David is president of Martin Analytics.
Kevin T. Short, Hilliard, OH, and his wife, Tamara, announce the birth of Cameron, May 5, 1999. Kevin is a consultant with COA of America.
Jeffrey R. Zeth, a behavioral health care manager with Managed Health Network, New York, NY, is the author of the chapter, “Incorporating Men’s Values into Addiction Treatment,” in the book, Gender and Addictions, published by Jason Aronson in 1997.
Carol Pontius Dwire is a credit card program coordinator with Liberty Savings Bank, Dayton, OH.
Gregory M. Hancock, Eden Prairie, MN, is a regional sales manager with Windsor Window Co.
Susan Burgin Jennings, Williamston, MI, and her husband, Brian, announce the birth of Derek Edward, July 30, 1998. Susan serves as deputy treasurer of Williamstown Township and treasurer of Messiah Lutheran Church, Holt, MI.
Debra Gaier Johnson, Ventura, CA, and her husband, Douglas, announce the birth of Rachel Marie, April 27, 1999. Debra is a medical technologist at St. John’s Regional Medical Center, Oxnard, CA.
Melinda K. Myers, Troy, OH, married Charles C. Phelps, May 1, 1997. Melinda is manager of marketing communications with the Copeland Corp., Sidney, OH.
Beth E. Outterson, a program officer with Family Health International, Arlington, VA, received a Kellogg Fellowship, The International Fellowship in Community Development, through Partners of the Americas. She was one of 40 Fellows who participated in conferences studying community development in different countries in this hemisphere.
Kevin A. Rings, Marietta, OH, is an attorney practicing with Bowles, Rice, McDavid, Groff & Love, Parkersburg, WV.
Joseph E. and Susan Horvath Segeleon, ’87, live in Sioux Falls, SD. Joseph, a pediatric critical care physician and an assistant professor at the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Vermillion, SD, has contributed three book chapters to a critical care textbook and authored an article published in Critical Care Medicine Journal.
Mark A. and Catherine Ebert Stoneburner, ’85, Dublin, OH, announce the birth of Caleb Mark, Oct. 15, 1998. Mark is a senior partner with Gardner Stoneburner.
Kristi Dorn Wachtel, Columbus, OH, and her husband, William, announce the births of Jacquelyn, Jan. 3, 1997, and Audrey, Oct. 20, 1998. Kristi teaches the learning disabled in the Gahanna-Jefferson Schools.
Jenny Delaney Workum, Cincinnati, OH, and her husband, Lee, announce the birth of Lee J. IV, April 3, 1999. Jenny is an account manager with GBI, West Chester, OH.
Linda Larson Daniel, West Carrollton, OH, is a call center representative with KeyBank, Dayton, OH.
Patty Lichtenberg Miller, Botkins, OH, is a cargo handler with Emery Worldwide, Vandalia, OH.
Jeffrey W. Sallmen, Pataskala, OH, and his wife, Tracy, announce the births of Griffin Wayne, March 22, 1996, and Clayton Howard, June 8,1999. Jeff is a pilot/flight officer with DHL Worldwide Express at the Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport.
Jennifer L. Schumacher, Montreal, Canada, and her husband, Bruce Lindsay, announce the birth of Isabelle Sophie, March 16, 1999. Jenny’s design firm, Schumacher Design, was featured on a French Canadian television program showing its design process for producing a film poster.
Charles J. Shaw, San Francisco, CA, is a site acquisition analyst with World Savings & Loan, Oakland, CA.
Bradley A. and Kimberly Simon Bumpus live in Dresden, OH. Bradley is an estimator with Lepi Enterprises, Inc. Kim teaches learning-disabled students with the River View Local Schools, Warsaw, OH.
Karla L. Hahn, Baltimore, MD, received her Ph.D. in library and information services from the University of Maryland. She is collection management coordinator with the University of Maryland Libraries.
Christopher P. and Gail Wingerd Laux live in Bellville, OH. Gail is director of the Ohio Bird Sanctuary, Mansfield, OH.
Kevin A. and Lorraine Garcher Meek, ’88, Medina, OH, announce the birth of Adrienne, May 20, 1999. Kevin is director of copy max sales with Office Max, Shaker Heights, OH.
Iva L. Nusbaum, Wilmington, NC, married Jesse L. Bunch III, Nov. 7, 1998. Iva is a veterinarian at North College Road Animal Hospital.
Nancy A. Parish, a contact center supervisor with Intelecare, is the author of the novel Hardsell. She lives in Cincinnati, OH.
Gregory M. and Gailyn Brown Popovich, Lakewood, OH, announce the birth of Matthew George, April 27, 1999. Greg is an attorney with the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas. Gailyn is vice president/manager of private banking with First Merit Bank, Cleveland, OH.
Sherry L. Willer, Toledo, OH, married Andrew J. Krieger, June 21, 1997. In August 1998, Sherry received her master’s degree in social service administration from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH. She is director of community collaborations and new lines of business with The New Connecting Point.
Elizabeth Peterson Cooke, Canal Fulton, OH, and her husband, Jacob, announce the birth of James August “Gus”, Aug. 19, 1997. Elizabeth, a principal development engineer at The Timken Co., Canton, OH, received her Ph.D. in materials science at the Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, in January 1999.
Andrew B. Crane is client relations manager with Premier Lease and Loan Services, Cincinnati, OH.
Melissa Franklin Elmore, Hillsboro, OH, and her husband, Bradley, announce the births of Brandon, May 26, 1997, and Gabrielle, March 18, 1999. They own The Wooden Spoon Restaurant and Catering.
Jillian Yerkey Johnson, Columbus, OH, and her husband, Dale, announce the birth of Amelia Harper, Oct. 29, 1997. Jillian is a freelance editor.
Matthew G. Kallner, Powell, OH, is director of government affairs with The Limited, Inc., Columbus, OH.
Cynthia Shilliday Rhodehamel, Columbus, OH, and her husband, David, announce the birth of Eleanor, April 15, 1999.
Jean Bandemer Rioch, Victor, NY, is an account manager with Bradley Caldwell, Inc., Hazleton, PA.
Amy L. Schwepe, Hilliard, OH, married Jeffery A. Cashman, Jan. 30, 1999. Amy is a benefits administrator with Cardinal Health, Dublin, OH.
David S. Snyder, Gwynedd Valley, PA, died Dec. 13, 1998. An account representative with Ames Color File, he had received several outstanding achievement awards. His parents and a brother survive.
Scott H. and Beverley Moran Watters, ’86, New Albany, OH, announce the birth of Matthew, Dec. 7, 1997.
Kevin J. and Amy Franklin Dunphy, ’87, Glenside, PA., announce the birth of Melissa Graham, June 24, 1998.
Thomas R. Haid, Cincinnati, OH, and his wife, Patricia, announce the birth of Kevin Thomas, June 17, 1997. Thomas is manager of public relations with Twin Towers Retirement Community. He also serves as president of UpDowntowners, a volunteer auxiliary of the Greater Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce.
Henry S. and Alexis Fiffick Mathews, ’90, live in Louisville, KY. Hank is a sales representative with Steel Technologies. Alexis is with Sears.
C. Steven and Cynthia Owens Satterthwaite, Cincinnati, OH, announce the birth of Amy Elizabeth, May 19, 1999. Steven is a sales representative with Stephen Gould Corp. Cynthia is a group manager with Procter & Gamble Co.
Polly Armstrong Trotter, Columbus, IN, and her husband, Barry, announce the birth of Pete Thomas, Jan. 9, 1999.
Margaret A. Williams, Lynchburg, VA, married David M. Blount, June 5, 1999. Margaret is a college admissions director at Sweet Briar (VA) College.
Camille Ashley Pinkerton, Walnut Creek, CA, and her husband, Robert, announce the birth of Charles Thomas, Aug. 14, 1998. Camille is a district sales manager with Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing.
Ronald L. Rhodes, South Pomfret, VT, is a fly fishing guide with Shallowford & Co., Woodstock, VT.
Paul D. Riggle, Boulder Junction, WI, manages Coon’s Franklin Lodge, Arbor Vitae, WI.
Greta Stamm Talbot, Chillicothe, OH, and her husband, Theodore, announce the birth of Madeline Rae, April 30, 1999.
Donald Tyson, St. David’s, PA, is the managing director of the Penn SE Mezzanine Fund, LLC, King of Prussia, PA.
John J. Jr. and Jennifer Stewart Weppler, ’91, live in Villa Hills, KY. Jay owns JJ Weppler.
Heidi Beke Harrigan received her M.L.S from Kent State (OH) University in June 1999. She owns Infocom Communication Strategies, North Canton, OH, a firm specializing in research services and information architecture. She also teaches business research skills to small business owners.
Jeffrey A. Keenan, a producing director with the Actors’ Theater of Washington, D.C., was the announcer of the 1998 AIDSWalk.
Elizabeth Coleman Langwell, Springfield, OH, is a captain with the U.S. Air Force stationed at Wright Patterson Air Force Base.
Bradford L. Moore, Laguna Niguel, CA, is an account executive with Lorber Industries of California, Gardena, CA.
Mark A. and Michele Susskind Oldenquist, Loveland, OH, announce the birth of Katelyn, July 1, 1999. Mark is a global account manager with Sprint. Michele teaches special education students at J.F. Burns Elementary School, Kings Mills, OH.
Michelle J. Swanson, Columbus, OH, married Robert W. Lindeboom, May 22, 1999. Michelle is a supervisor with the Franklin County Department of Human Services.
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