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Class Notes 1971-1990
Charles T. Saunders Jr., supervisor of internal audits at American Electric Power Co., Columbus, OH, has been elected president of the Central Ohio Chapter, Institute of Internal Auditors.
Marjorie Friedrich Ostroushko, Minneapolis, MN, received a Peabody Award for her work on The Mississippi: River of Song. Her company produced the seven-hour radio documentary, commissioned by the Smithsonian Institution, which explored the waterway’s role in the development of American music.
Ronald D. Riley, an award-winning documentary producer, is an assistant director of instructional services with the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN. He lives in Mendota Heights, MN.
Marsha L. Johnson, Chelsea, MA, married Herman Weiss, Oct. 10, 1999. Marsha is a director of music therapy for the disabled.
Stephana McClaran, Sausalito, CA, and her husband, James Sullivan, announce the birth of twins, Hannah Grace Sullivan and Gabriel McClaran Sullivan, Dec. 2, 1999.
Terry Newhard, Easton, PA, married Suzanne Harbison, May 21, 2000. Terry is chief executive officer of human services with NORWESCAP, Phillipsburg, NJ.
Stephen F. Yenger is a classical musician in Boston, MA.
Thomas F. Shehy is an operations manager with Crown of North America, a division of Leggett & Platt, Wooster, OH.
Diana Mead Siohan lives in Switzerland. She is vice president international and corporate secretary of the Mead Family Foundation, Washington, D. C.
Rebecca A. Weir, Silver Spring, MD, married Alan P. Goodman, June 25, 2000. Becky is an assistant director of the career center at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD.
Robert H. Trennel Jr., Spring, TX, is a technology specialist with the Aldine Independent School District, Houston, TX.
J. Dale Foote, Fallsington, PA, is an international trade specialist/export consultant with the Philadelphia Trade Office.
Frederick C. Herbst, Garden City, NY, is chief financial officer with Arbor National Commercial Mortgage, Uniondale, NY.
Wendy J. Wiegand, Novelty, OH, married Gerald A. Pliml Jr., Nov. 12, 1999.
Kathryn Griffin Bumbalough received her M.Ed. in education and math from Urbana (OH) University and is an instructor there. She lives in West Liberty, OH.
Carl A. DiGirolomo, South Bend, IN, is a sales representative/manager with Premier Print and Services Group, Inc., Granger, IN.
Kristina A. Ellingson, Waupaca, WI, is an advertising sales representative with Krause Publications, Iola, WI.
Deborah Dacek Glass, lives in New Market, MD. She received a special achievement award in 1999 from the National Institute of Health where she is a research technologist.
MariAnne E. Skodney, Jeffersonville, VT, married Tom Jetton, June 14, 1997.
Rodney C. Wilson received his Ph.D. in kinesiology with a specialization in sport and exercise psychology from Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, on May 5, 2000. He is a research analyst with the Michigan Department of Transportation. Rodney won the 100m and 200m dashes at the 1999 Ontario Masters Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Edward S. and Janice Blaney Hauck live in Bethesda, MD. Ed co-founded and serves as managing director of Vector Development, LLC, an early-stage Internet accelerator in Arlington, VA.
Gerhart E. and Mary Laux Hunter ’83, live in Tomball, TX. Gerhart is an exploration geophysicist with Juneau Exploration, Magnolia, TX.
Valerie Clark Pulley, Mt. Pleasant, SC, won second place for an amateur wildlife video from an African television station for a piece she filmed during a safari in Botswana, Africa showing a lion kill. A segment of that video and an interview with Valerie are being featured in a series on the Travel Channel titled “Amazing Vacation Videos.”
Elisabeth McCracken Connery, Reading, MA, and her husband, Tom, announce the birth of Christopher James, Dec. 14, 1999.
Gregory P. Fontaine is a park ranger at the Grand Teton National Park, Moose, WY.
Peter R. Jr. and Barbara Spanger Henninger ’81, live in Hummelstown, PA. Peter is an attorney with Pannebaker and Jones, P. C., Middletown, PA. Barbara is an orthodontist.
Susan Sitler Kahle, Westerville, OH, and her husband, Thomas, announce the birth of Justin, Oct. 9, 1999.
David C. Keefer, Houston, TX, is a consultant with McKinsey and Co.
Stephen K. Kimm is senior pastor of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Canton, OH.
Kristin Benne Kremer, Cincinnati, OH, and her husband, Christopher, announce the birth of Kai, March 15, 1999.
David T. Davidson, an attorney, is a partner with Davidson Law Offices, L. P. A., Hamilton, OH.
Jennifer A. Giessler co-owns Balanced Bodies Massage Therapy Center, Centerville, OH.
Lisa Leslie Horton, Springfield, OH, and her husband, Todd, announce the birth of Brenna Nicole, May 4, 2000.
Thomas K. Ringenberg, Richmond, IN, married Hayley Taylor, May 16, 2000. A dentist, Thomas also serves as a deputy sheriff and as a major with the Military Department of Indiana.
L. Scott Wilson, Frankfort, IL, and his wife, Angela, announce the births of Brittney Lee, Oct. 17, 1998 and Madison Lee, Jan. 4, 2000. Scott is chief financial officer with Med3000, Kankakee, IL.
Elizabeth Anson is an art therapist with Lifelink, Chicago, IL.
Margaret G. Bloomer, Wilmington, NC, is a counselor with the New Hanover County Schools. She recently completed a five-month hike of the 3,100-mile Continental Divide Trail from Canada to Mexico.
Melissa L. Bush is an adult nurse practitioner with Albuquerque (NM) Rehabilitation and Rheumatology.
Frank H. G. Eberhardt is pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Württemberg, Heilbronn, Germany.
Adelaide Luchetti Olander has been elected a principal of Towers Perrin, the international management consulting firm. She heads the organizational communication unit in the Cleveland (OH) office.
Kristen A. Rieger, Newark, DE, received her Ed.D. in higher education administration from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. She is a management analyst with the Department of Education.
Daniel S. Stiffler, Boston, MA, is a partner with Razorfish, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
Lynn Rupert Cohen, Tustin, CA, and her husband, Theron, announce the birth of William Donald, Oct. 27, 1998.
W. Scott Collins, Norcross, GA, and his wife, Betsy, announce the birth of Megan, April 2, 2000. Scott is a partner with a marketing and fund-raising firm in Atlanta, GA.
Timothy J. Eldridge, Sylvania, OH, and his wife, Amy, announce the adoption of Anna JoLin, Jan. 19, 2000. Tim, a surgeon, practices in Toledo, OH.
Leigh Ann Hieronymus, a consultant in Portland, OR, is active in several professional and civic organizations in her community.
Maria Fazio McCarty, New Carlisle, OH, completed the licensed professional clinical counselor program at the University of Dayton (OH) in 1999. She is a lifestyle management coordinator/counselor with the Ohio Institute of Cardiac Care, Springfield, OH.
Lisa Edwards Pregent, East Swanzey, NH, is director of marketing and communication with the Masiello Group, Keene, NH.
Corinne D. Salvi, Dublin, OH, married Terry J. Jones, July 1, 2000. Corinne is a supervisor with Roxane Laboratories, Inc., Columbus, OH.
Wendy Williams Wigert, Bozeman, MT, and her husband, Sven, announce the birth of Svea Rika, April 6, 2000. Wendy is director of operations with the Montana Conservation Corps.
Tracey Demko Collins, a vice president of private banking with Key Bank, is pursuing graduate studies in certified financial planning. Tracey lives in Westlake, OH, where she is active as a business coordinator with Junior Achievement and volunteers with the Animal Protective League.
Christine Jenks Oxley, Springboro, OH, and her husband, Scott, announce the birth of Rachel Patricia, April 24, 2000.
Jane E. Ploughman, Underhill Center, VT, is director of the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library, Jericho, VT.
Michael J. and Monica Sehring Shifley ’85, live in Galion, OH. Monica received her master’s degree in education at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, March 18, 2000.
Linda McCabe Silich is a fitness instructor/personal trainer in East Hampton, NY.
Eric J. Steward received his master’s degree in education administration from the University of Phoenix (AZ), April 3, 2000. A commander with the U. S. Air Force, he serves as a pilot in South Korea.
Jennifer Adams Brisker, Tucson, AZ, and her husband, Norman, announce the birth of Matthew James, Jan. 20, 2000.
Sarah Schmalenberger Layton, Benica, CA, is president and CEO with Advancing Infrastructure LLC.
Daren P. and Ginger Kopp Maloney ’89, live in Westlake, OH. Daren was appointed senior vice president and market manager with Bank One. Ginger is a homemaker.
Cynthia Stevens McGinnis, Honesdale, PA, and her husband, Kevin, announce the birth of Megan Ruth, Feb. 21, 2000.
Donald V. and Pamela Farnbauch Prezioso ’88, live in Medina, OH. Don is manager of administrative information technology at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH.
Andrew G. Wedemeyer is a freelance propmaker and movie producer in Stevenson Ranch, CA.
Soterios C. “Terry” Coutsolioutsos, Sarasota, FL, is an account manager with Guidant Corp., Santa Clara, CA.
Debra Graf Grami, Louisville, KY, and her husband, Seya, announce the birth of Chelsea Ausiah, April 22, 2000. Debbie teaches primary gifted and talented students with the Jefferson County Public Schools.
Kenji Hashiguchi received his M.S.A. in accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in December 1999. He is an assistant treasurer in the corporate banking division with The Fuji Bank, Ltd., Chicago, IL.
D. Marc West, the director of the Center for Alcohol and Related Issues Education at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH, initiated and implemented a men’s leadership conference on issues relating to gender identity, healthy decision making, racism, political identity development, relationships, health and wellness. He recently received the Student Senate Administrator Excellence Award for his work with the students.
Keith A. and Corrine Carman Kavinsky, Dublin, OH, announce the birth of Katherine Elizabeth, June 11, 1998. They are attorneys in Columbus, OH. Keith is a partner with Gallagher and Kavinsky. Corrine practices with Vorys, Sater, Seymour, and Pease.
Jill Halliwell Palmore is a risk manager with the Aon Corp., Chicago, IL.
Lisa J. Sammetinger, St. Petersburg, FL, married James G. Schillinger, Jan. 29, 2000. Lisa is an art director with the Tampa Tribune.
William H. and Jennifer McConoughey Sherwood, Smithville, TN, announce the birth of Nathaniel Lee, Sept. 12, 1999.
Raellyn C. Williams, Roswell, GA, is senior manager with e-business marketing at BellSouth.
Regina Lenhart Carey, Okemos, MI, and her husband, Steve, announce the birth of Sophia Rose, March 16, 2000.
Tricia Elliott Drennan, Vienna, VA, and her husband, Devon, announce the birth of Jack Potter, Sept. 25, 1999. Trish is vice president of corporate communications and investor relations at LCC International, a wireless consulting firm.
Audrey J. Henninger, West Hollywood, CA, is an attorney with Walt Disney Motion Pictures, Burbank, CA.
Laura Rattini Kelley is a physical therapist with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, NY.
Christopher E. McIltrot, Spencer, NC, married Meghan C. Browne in October 1999. He is a surgeon with Rouan Surgical Specialists, Salisbury, NC.
Kent D. Nord, Bloomville, OH, married Dawn L. Richards, Oct. 27, 1999. Kent is an attorney practicing in Tiffin, OH.
James G. Jr. and Katherine Swasko O’Brien, Fair Oaks, CA, announce the birth of Madeline Anne, April 21, 2000. James is director of operations strategy with imotors.com.
Brian B. Oetgen, Cincinnati, OH, and his wife, Kathleen, announce the birth of Michael Sullivan, Sept. 30, 1999. Brian is a sales representative with HM Co.
R. David Strickland, Chillicothe, OH, and his wife, Jennifer, announce the birth of David Trey, March 25, 1998. David is an agency field consultant with State Farm Insurance Co.
Mark R. and Christine Kendall Vilem ’88, announce the birth of Elaine Nicole, June 23, 1999. Mark is an air pollution control program coordinator with the City of Cleveland (OH).
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