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Brian R. Carlson, Allegheny, N.Y., and his wife, Michelle, announce the birth of Meghan, Jan. 16, 2003. Brian is chief operating officer with the Olean Medical Group.
Carrie Meyer Cubberley, Alma, Mich., and her husband, Mark, announce the birth of Holden, March 2, 2003. Carrie is an instructor at Alma College.
Judith Jaeger Dill is an educational programs coordinator with the Partners in Development Foundation, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Angela L. Fraifogl, Hagerstown, Md., married Martin N. Lesnak, July 10, 2003. Angela, a podiatrist, is with Podiatry Associates of Hagerstown.
Mark J. Henninger, Rocky Mount, N.C., and his wife, Jennifer, announce the birth of Jack Leland, May 22, 2002. Mark is a football coach/ defensive coordinator at North Carolina Wesleyan College.
Adam J. Houg, Van Wert, Ohio, married Kelly M. Essex, July 26, 2003. Adam is a physician practicing with Drs. Adams, Johnson, Perchalski and Houg.
Misty R. Lance, Wooster, Ohio, married Jonathan C. Lee, April 4, 2004. They announce the birth of Sophia Michelle, June 18, 2002. Misty is a senior study analyst with Wil Research Labs, Ashland, Ohio.
Shannon M. Leis, who received her M.A. in school psychology from the University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla., in 2003 is currently pursuing her Ed.S. degree in school psychology there. She lives in Brandon, Fla.
Nathaniel R. Lengacher, Stevensville, Mont., is a habitat biologist with the Nez Perce Indian Tribe.
Kent C. Miller, Wayne, Pa., and his wife, Megan, announce the birth of Kaitlyn Elizabeth, Aug. 7, 2003.
Deborah A. Newell works at the Small Miracles Alpaca Farm, Elyria, Ohio.
Hal G. Ostrow, Grandville, Mich., is at attorney practicing with Keller & Keller, St. Joseph, Mich.
Ryan A. Paulson, Traverse City, Mich., and his wife, Katherine, announce the birth of Whitney Jane, May 21, 2002. Ryan, a dentist, practices with and owns the Grand Traverse Smile Center.
H. Matthew Reed is a staff attorney/magistrate with the Butler County Court of Common Pleas, Hamilton, Ohio.
S. Victoria Shire, Brooklyn, N.Y., is a program officer with the Enterprise Foundation, New York, N.Y. Vicki also serves as executive vice president of the alumni association at the New York University Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.
John J. Staszak, Lakewood, Ohio, and his wife, Colleen, announce the birth of Ethan John, Oct. 29, 2002. John is chief resident of anesthesiology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.
Michelle Matvija Twombly, North Royalton, Ohio, received her M.S. in nursing from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, in 2002. She is a family nurse practitioner at Family Medicine Associates of Medina, Ohio.
Benjamin C. and Courtney Hill Dewey ’99, Perrysburg, Ohio, announce the birth of Atticus George, March 26, 2002.
Courtney received her O.D. from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2003. She practices in Toledo, Ohio.
Laurence “Lauren” Mitchell Dulin is pursuing her master’s degree in physical therapy at Bellarmine College, Louisville, Ky.
Arkadij M. Elizarov, San Mateo, Calif., is a medicinal chemist with Galileo Pharmaceuticals Inc., Santa Clara, Calif.
Matthew T. Gilmore, Beachwood, Ohio, married Sarah Grdina, June 21, 2003.
Matthew is director of public affairs for the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland.
In 2003, Lynn C. Lorenz received her O.D. from the Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, Tenn. She practices in Carmel, Ind.
Judith M. Mausser, Los Altos Hills, Calif., is with the Haitian Multi-Services Center.
Suzanne D. Michel, Brookline, Mass., coordinates special projects for Feeley & Driscoll, P.C., a certified public accounting/business consulting firm in Boston, Mass. She is also pursuing her master’s degree in general management (M.S.M) at Lesley University, Cambridge, Mass.
Anne I. Swainbank, Newmarket, N.H., is an assistant principal at Portsmouth Middle School.
Colleen J. Weiss, Oregon City, Ore., married Brett S. MacDonald, Aug. 8, 2003. Brett is a geologist with Wohlers Environmental Services.
Gypsum Co., New York, N.Y. Adam C. Hofmann, Louisville, Ky., married Terijo McGinnis, May 29, 2004. Adam is a mechanical engineer at General Electric.
Linda Eipper Homer, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., and her husband, Matthew, announce the birth of Karlee Ann, May 26, 2003.
The Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, has named Jennifer A. Klett a Fisher Scholar for placing in the top 10 percent of her core M.B.A. classes. She is pursuing a master’s degree in marketing and finance.
Jason P. Kuhnle, Wakeman, Ohio, married Kathryn M. Fout, May 31, 2003. Jason is a financial analyst with McDonald Investments, Cleveland, Ohio.
James A. and Melinda Slangen McCoy, Columbus, Ohio, announce the birth of Makenna Cora Rose, July 28, 2003. Jim is supervisor of corporate event marketing with Newell Rubbermaid.
Jared D. and Shannon Kroeger Meadows ’99, live in Springfield, Ohio. Shannon, executive assistant to the Springfield City Manager, leads the brownfield redevelopment program.
Catherine Schultz Neal, an ordained Presbyterian minister, has accepted a call as staff chaplain with United Hospital System, Kenosha, Wis.
Elizabeth M. Vanlier, Mason, Ohio, married Peter J. Georgiton ’99, Nov. 2, 2002. Elizabeth is a marketing representative with Windsor Management. Peter is an attorney practicing with Dinsmore & Shohl, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Geoffrey C. Wendt, Beverly Shores, Ind., is president of Midwest Metal Products, Michigan City, Ind. He recently competed in a 7,000-mile offroad race on a Honda XR650r starting in Auvergne, France, continuing through Spain, Morocco, Mauritania, Mali, Burkina-Faso, Senegal and ending in Dakar.
Sara E. Boyer, Sandusky, Ohio,
received her M.A.T. from
Marygrove College, Detroit,
Mich., in August 2003. She is a
Shawn P. Burton, Toledo, Ohio, is a summer associate with Dinsmore & Shohl, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Sharon E. Butts, Cleveland Heights, Ohio, is a pricing analyst with Progressive Insurance, Highland Heights, Ohio.
Leslie Meyer Clemmons, Pflugerville, Texas, and her husband, Jeff, announce the birth of Sophie Elise, May 26, 2003.
Janel M. Coffman, Springfield, Ohio, married Jeff S. Bumgardner, June 14, 2003. Janel is a special education teacher/varsity volleyball coach at North High School.
Emily J. Deakyne, Cincinnati, Ohio, married Brian Chesnut, Oct. 17, 2003.
David A. Dzurickj is pursuing his M.F.A. in writing and consciousness studies at New College, San Francisco, Calif.He recently released his fifth CD under the Savage Robot record label.
Yuriy R. Fedkiw received his M.A. in international affairs at American University, Washington, D.C., and Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan, as a U.S. Department of State Pickering foreign affairs fellow, before beginning employment at the U.S. Department of State.
Scott H. Hanson, a teacher at Nativity Jesuit Middle School, Milwaukee Wis., volunteers with the Central City Teaching Partnership.
Kelly Miller Kuc, Carmel, Ind., and her husband, Dave, announce the birth of Katelyn Mackenzie, Aug. 29, 2003. Kelly is an associate biologist with Eli Lilly & Co., Indianapolis, Ind.
Cheryl Ingram Mattingly, an associate organic chemist with Eli Lilly & Co., Indianapolis, Ind., is pursuing her M.S. at Indiana University-Purdue University- Indianapolis. She volunteers as a science teacher for Girls Inc. and with the Lilly Science Education Outreach. As a yoga club member, she serves as a writer/ editor for the Indiana Yoga Association newsletter.
Patricia E. Peck, Mt. Pleasant, S.C., received physician assistance certification from the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C., Aug. 23, 2003. She is working in the division of transplant surgery there.
Cameron A. Quick, Springfield, Ohio, married Paul E. Dixon, June 22, 2002. Cameron teaches at Schaefer Middle School while pursuing her master’s degree in education at Wittenberg.
Summer Kenny Scott, Evanston, Ill., is pursuing her M.Ed. in higher education administration at Loyola University, Chicago, while serving as assistant director of student financial assistance there.
Amy Thompson Sevimli has been selected for an exchange program with Duke University at the University of Bonn, Germany.
Laura N. Shewmon is pursuing her master’s degree in zoology at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, N.C. She is active with Trees Across Raleigh, a volunteer tree-planting group.
Saida Z. Magomedova, Fairfax, Va., is a logistics coordinator with Technology Management Co. Inc., Chantilly, Va.
Laura S. Meyer, Dana Point, Calif., married Adam Himelson, Oct. 11, 2003. Laura is a marine biology instructor at the Ocean Institute. Elizabeth Strine Powell, Massillon, Ohio, and her husband, Robert, announce the birth of Emily Rose, July 12, 2003.
Eric C. Rusnak married Allison L. Browns, May 17, 2003. Eric, who received his J.D. from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio, in May 2003, is an associate with Kirkpatrick and Lockhart, LLP, Washington, D.C.
Sky N. and Christina Heine Schelle ’01 live in Cambridge, Ohio. Sky is pursuing his master’s degree in environmental policy.
Christina received her certificate of gerontology-master’s level from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, in June 2003. An administratorin- training at Cambridge Health and Rehabilitation Center, she is pursuing her nursing home administrator license.
Sarah E. Schmidt, Bay Village, Ohio, is a senior associate with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, Cleveland, Ohio. She is an active volunteer with Junior Achievement and Making College Count, a motivational speaking program.
Christopher J. Ternovan, Manchester, Mo., teaches physics with the Rockwood School District.
Rebecca H. Weaver, an adjunct instructor of music at Alfred University in New York, volunteers at the AmeriCorps Kids First Institute.
Melissa McClure Wilson, who received her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law in May 2003, passed the July 2003 Ohio Bar exam. She is practicing with Frank A. McClure Co., LPA, Cambridge, Ohio.
Jason R. Cross is a combat medic with the U.S. Army stationed in Baghdad.
Christopher M. Damico, Westlake, Ohio, is an outside sales representative with NPL Homecare Inc., Elyria, Ohio.
Melissa A. Davis, New Carlisle, Ohio, married Chad A. Estep, July 5, 2003. Melissa is employed by Northwestern Local Schools.
Katy D. Grossman is a legislative assistant with the American Academy of Pediatrics, Washington, D.C.
Kelly A. Maguire, Mason, Ohio, is a manager of media services with the FACS Group Inc., West Chester, Ohio.
Martin Marczika teaches science with the New York City Public Schools in New York.
Heidi M. Michelfelder, Philadelphia, Pa., married Travis E. Kern ’03, June 14, 2003. Heidi is a special education teacher with the William Penn School District, Lansdowne, Pa. Travis is attending the Lutheran Theological Seminary.
Andrea B. Milas, Columbus,Ohio, received her master’s degree in July 2003. She teaches second grade with the Columbus City Schools.
Gretchen E. Nelson, who is pursuing her Ph.D. at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md., is an intramural research trainee with NIH/NIAID/ Laboratory of Viral Diseases, Bethesda, Md.
Melissa A. Schwandt married Michael J. Lyons, June 21, 2003. Melissa is a research scientist at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio.
Mark E. Swart is a junior high youth ministry intern at Hope Chapel, an interdenominational Christian church in Kihei, Maui, Hawaii.
Nicole M. Wittenburg, Bettendorf, Iowa, is attending Palmer Chiropractic College, Davenport, Iowa.
Mary F. Eddlemon, Arlington, Va., is a research assistant in the office of U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, Washington, D.C
Paulett T. Fisher, Richmond, Ind., married Theodore R. Thompson, July 5, 2003. Paulett teaches at National Trails High School, New Paris, Ohio.
Tricia E. Hendricks, Chicago, Ill., received her M.A. in the humanities with a concentration in cinema studies from the University of Chicago in June 2003. She now serves as the development and office coordinator with Ox-Bow, a summer school of the arts and artists’ residency.
Edward J. Hendry coached the varsity lacrosse team from Rockhurst Jesuit High School, Kansas City, Mo., to its firstever state championship and was named MSLA Coach of the Year. He has moved to Chicago, Ill., where he is a financial representative with New England Financial, Northbrook, Ill. He volunteers as a coach for Lacrosse American Youth Clinics.
Debra E. Lenarz, Parma, Ohio, is a reading intervention specialist at Hilton Elementary School with the Brecksville- Broadview Heights City School District in Brecksville, Ohio.
Kurtis G. Lindamood, Findlay, Ohio, is a pharmaceutical sales representative with Merck & Co. Inc.
Samantha L. Neifer, Morrow,
Ohio, married Jason D. Moon’00, June 29, 2002. Jason is a
clinical research associate with
Jennifer C. Schubert, Sanibel, Fla., teaches kindergarten at Gateway Elementary School, Fort Myers, Fla.
Stephanie E. Spiegel, Marysville, Ohio, married Ross E. DeArmond, June 28, 2003. Stephanie is employed by the Marysville Schools.
Jamie A. Ward, Dublin, Ohio, is a loan officer with Fidelity Mortgage Inc., Worthington, Ohio.
Katie M. Warvel, a former AmeriCorps volunteer with the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, is a student at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She lives in Wynnewood, Pa.
Jodee A. Zalar is a client executive sales administrative assistant with Marsh USA, Cleveland, Ohio.
Emil J. DeMusz, Springfield, Ohio, married Kara A. Steinman, May 24, 2003. Emil is a contract negotiator at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio.
Rachel M. Lake teaches English in the Kagawa Prefecture of Japan through the JET program.
Heather M. Phillips, Columbus, Ohio, married Lawrence P. Fischer, July 19, 2003. Heather is employed by the Hilliard City Schools.
Sarah E. Spaid teaches English in the Kagawa Prefecture of Japan through the JET program.
Shannon L. Wahl, Springfield, Ohio, is the human resource coordinator for the Board of Commissioners in Clark County.
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