Wittenberg Magazine P.O. Box 720 Springfield, Ohio 45501-0720
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Kristen A. Marquard, Indianapolis, Ind., wed Greg Dial, Aug. 16, 2003.
Kelly Glancy Milligan, Springfield, Ohio, and her husband, Marcus, celebrated the birth of Aine, April 18, 2003. Kelly is a labor and delivery nurse at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio.
Patricia Flatley Moran is with RSM McGladrey, Chicago, Ill.
John R. Ness, Upper Arlington, Ohio, has been promoted to president of ODW Logistics Inc., Columbus, Ohio.
Denita V. Powell, Cincinnati, Ohio, was recently featured in an article in The Cincinnati Enquirer about her position as audience research and program manager for the Underground Railroad Freedom Center.
Tracy Monegan Rice, Reinholds, Pa., owns an environmental consulting business, working primarily on fish and wildlife conservation plans for various states in New England and the southeast.
Dianne Frank Williams, East Sparta, Ohio, was recently featured in an article about her career as a professional flutist and recording artist in The International Musician.
Jeremiah B. Windle, Springfield, Ohio, and his wife, Melissa, are the parents of Keegan Thomas born March 22, 2003.
Christopher S. Zalewski has been accepted into the plant biology graduate group at the University of California-Davis to purse his Ph.D. in genetics and molecular biology.
Nicole Jung Grim, Mechanicsburg, Ohio, is a substitute teacher.
Lawrence C. Hawkins III is an assistant prosecutor with the State of Ohio working in the adult criminal division with the Butler County Prosecutor’s Office. He is also serving a four-year term on the Springdale Planning Commission.
Kelly Payne Heitzer, Freising, Germany, is an assistant to the managing director of Adaptec Gmbtt, Haar-Munich, Germany.
Kenneth S. Magoteaux of Piqua, Ohio, has joined Unity National Bank as an investment representative of the Raymond James Financial Services,Inc.
Robyn L. Maurer, Dayton, Ohio, married Daniel R. Witherell, Dec. 20, 2003. Robyn is employed by Dayton Islamic School.
Marvin Phillips Jr., Delaware, Ohio, is a labor relations manager with Honeywell, Fostoria, Ohio. As a competitive bodybuilder, he took first place in the heavyweight division, open class, and second place in the heavyweight division, novice class, in the John Seif Classic.
Jennifer R. Schissler, Plain City, Ohio, and Matthew T. Garman were married June 21, 2003. She is employed by the corporate office of Big Lots, Columbus, Ohio.
Emily Holt Flannery, Dacono, Colo., and her husband, Patrick, had their first child, Aidan, on Aug. 15, 2003. Emily is an occupational therapist.
Kristin Evans Freeman, Woodstock, Ga., and her husband, Travis, announce the birth of Isabella Catherine, Oct. 22, 2003.
Dennis J. and Kelly Walter Frost live in Springfield, Ohio. Dennis is pursuing his Ph.D. in Japanese history at Columbia University, New York, N.Y. He received a Fulbright to do his dissertation research in Japan next year.
Lisa A. Gulden, Broadview Heights, Ohio, married Anthony S. Dabramo, May 31, 2003. Lisa is a graphic designer at the Cuyahoga County Public Library, Parma, Ohio.
Andrew E. Gundolf, New Carlisle, Ohio, and his wife, Melissa, welcomed the birth of Grace, Sept. 18, 2002. Andy is a sales representative with Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Springfield, Ohio.
Christopher A. and Jill Marcussen Hedges ’97, Silverdale, Wash., celebrated the birth of Hadley Brenna, Oct. 22, 2003. Chris serves as a captain with the U.S. Marine Corps. Jill is a special education teacher.
Aaron R. Herrnstein, Livermore, Calif., wed Patricia E. Jones, Sept. 14, 2002. Aaron is enrolled in a doctoral program at UC-Davis and is employed by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Adam C. Hofmann, Louisville, Ky., and Terijo McGinnis celebrated their marriage May 29, 2004. Adam is a mechanical engineer at General Electric.
Jason P. Kuhnle, Wakeman, Ohio, married Kathryn Fout, May 31, 2003. Jason is a financial analyst with McDonald Investments, Cleveland, Ohio.
Kevin M. and Brittnee Finnearty Lydy ’99 live in Kingston, Ohio. Kevin received his master of education degree in curriculum and teacher leadership, Aug. 22, 2003. He is director of education at Southern Hills Academy, Chillicothe, Ohio. Brittnee received her master of arts degree in teaching from Miami University, Dec. 19, 2003. She teaches physical science at Unioto High School.
Rick A. McAlister, Urbana, Ill., is a singer, songwriter, composer, producer, studio jockey and all around one-man band. In 2002 he received “Honorable Mention” in Billboard’s international songwriting competition for the song “Apologize.” His song, “Superstar,” was recently recognized as “noteworthy” in the American Songwriter Magazine’s songwriting competition. His current CD is Surplus Cheese, and his chamber orchestra work, Short & Suite, will be premiered by the Illini Symphony in 2004.
Jennifer L. Meier, Upper Arlington, Ohio, was married to Andrew Geistfeld, July 19, 2003. Jennifer teaches Spanish with the Columbus Public Schools.
Rebekah Fogt Newman, Columbus, Ohio, and her husband, David, are the parents of Alexander David born March 6, 2004. Rebekah teaches with the Worthington City Schools.
Theodore H. Pastor is a designer with Trimasters Inc., Harrodsburg, Ky.
Stacia A. Rastauskas, Arlington, Va., is the director of the new federal relations office for The Ohio State University in Washington, D.C.
Miriam R. Rauch is with Marsh & McLennan Companies, Chicago, Ill.
Brigit H. Soby, Austin, Texas, was awarded a master’s degree in education with highest honors from Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, Dec. 20, 2003.
Jennifer L. Treier is a senior consultant with Deloitte, Dallas, Texas.
Amy L. Tuttle, Springfield, Ohio, married Roger L. Fent Jr., Aug. 29, 2003. Amy is employed by OIC of Clark County.
Matthew L. and Adriane Henderson Wagner ’95, Reynoldsburg, Ohio, announce the birth of Naomi Elizabeth, Oct. 19, 2003.
Valerie L. Zernentscht wed Randy D. Tobias, Oct. 26, 2002. They live in Bethel Park, Pa. Valerie is a district adjudications officer with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Randy, who received his Pennsylvania certificate for secondary education in 2003, teaches mathematics at Keystone Oaks High School, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Anthony G. Buschur, a technical analyst at HydroGeoLogic, Herndon, Va., has served on the Norfolk Environmental Commission. He lives in Centreville, Va.
Deborah J. Cassell, Evanston, Ill., has been promoted to managing editor of Furniture Style, Connected and Home Fashion Forecast magazines in Chicago, Ill.
Joan L. Coates, Cincinnati, Ohio, married Jake A. Thamann, July 27, 2003. Joan is a communications specialist with the Greater Cincinnati Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Vanessa R. Crossgrove is an environmental educator with Americorp at the Environmental Resource Center in Ketchum, Idaho.
Adam B. DeiCas is pursuing his master’s degree in international affairs with a concentration in security and intelligence at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. He is currently studying at the University of Birmingham in England on a grant from the Comparative Federalism Consortium.
Heather N. DeWees, Delaware, Ohio, wed Jeremy Gentry, July 6, 2002. Heather teaches Spanish with the Dublin City Schools.
Chad J. Fogt and Julie R. Broering live in Dayton, Ohio. Chad received his D.O. from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio, in 2004. Julie is a family practice resident at Miami Valley Hospital.
Colleen L. Holman married John D. Bodin, Dec. 20, 2003. They live in Kettering, Ohio. Colleen is a special education teacher with the Centerville City Schools. John is an attorney with Bieser, Greer, and Landis.
Jennifer R. Jackson, Milwaukee, Wis., is a promotions manager with Kohl’s Department Stores, Menomonee Falls, Wis.
Bradwin J. II and Lisa Cook Jordan, Wapakoneta, Ohio, announce the birth of DeLaney Ellen, Dec. 29, 2003.
Lea D. Kepich, Cleveland, Ohio, and Joseph R. Bartal were married Aug. 30, 2003. Lea is a treatment coordinator at Pressley Ridge PRYDE, Warrensville Heights, Ohio.
Kurtis B. Kleidon, Akron, Ohio, is the editor of the magazine, Akron Life & Leisure.
William H. and Mara Ackerman Klopfer ’98 live in New Albany, Ohio. Mara, a broker-owner with RE/MAX Consultant Group, Columbus, Ohio, is serving as president of an association of Central Ohio RE/MAX franchises.
Amanda Hawkins Knerr, Erie, Pa., and her husband, Matthew, announce the birth of Braeden Douglas, May 6, 2003. Amanda, who received her M.A. in student affairs administration in higher education from Ball State University, Muncie, Ind. in May 2002, is assistant director of student affairs at Pennsylvania State University at Erie, The Behrend College.
Molly R. Lambert and John P. Loftis ’94 were united in marriage June 26, 2004. They live in Springfield, Ohio. Molly received her teaching certification from Urbana University in December 2003. She substitute teaches with the Springfield City Schools. John builds homes with Mad River Craftsman.
Amit Mathradas, Austin, Texas, is a product market manager with Dell Inc., Round Rock, Texas.
Jo-El R. Miller, New York, N.Y., married Declan G. Shea, Nov. 8, 2003. Jo-El, who is pursuing her M.S. in health education and nutrition at Columbia University, serves as a mentor with Big Brothers/Big Sisters. She has also completed three marathons and two Iron Man triathlons.
Karen M. Montgomery is a regional pension consultant with Nationwide Financial, Helena, Ala.
Melissa A. Mowry wed Adam R. Ruschau ’01 on Aug. 30, 2003. They live in Columbus, Ohio.
Gray S. Nicholson, Charlotte, N.C., and Heath D. Bartley were married Oct. 12, 2002. Gray teaches at Providence Day School.
James B. Palmquist IV, Las Vegas, Nev., married Allison M. Davis, Aug. 15, 2003. Jim, who received his M.F.A. in film from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, in 2004, is a money manager with Century Theatres.
Joseph D. Robinson, Yellow Springs, Ohio, was the guest artist for the month of January at the Springfield Museum of Art School Gallery. He is also the self-published poetry author of A Common Place.
Brock C. and Heather Dahlberg Schmaltz live in Gahanna, Ohio. Brock is a government affairs representative for the Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association. Heather is a government affairs manager with Limited Brands.
Rachael E. Sensenig, Nashville, Tenn., wed Andrew Lundquist, March 22, 2003. Rachael is a school librarian.
Christin Parrott Smith, Golden, Colo., is an executive assistant with Eagle Equity Investments, LLP, Lakewood, Colo.
Brian J. and Melissa Lambert Whalen ’94, Columbus, Ohio, celebrated the birth of Margaret Ray, Feb. 10, 2004. Brian is an account executive with SBC. Melissa is a teacher.
Rachel L. Edmunds, Steeton, England, and her husband, Tommy Hughes, welcomed the birth of Aenghus Peter Robert Edmunds Hughes, Feb. 6, 2004. Rachel is a rural affairs policy officer with the Policy Development Service, Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Matthew R. Howe is a staff geologist with MACTEC Engineering & Consulting Inc., Richmond, Va.
Matthew O. Hutchison has joined the law firm of Arthur, O’Neil, Mertz & Michel, Defiance, Ohio. He will represent clients in cases involving criminal law, domestic relations and consumer rights.
Sufiy James, Springfield, Ohio, and Marcus D. Davis celebrated their marriage Nov. 29, 2003. Sufiy is employed by Youth Challenges.
Leslie B. Kem married Eric R. Green ’98, Aug. 2, 2003. They live in Maineville, Ohio. Leslie, who received her M.S. from Indiana University - Indianapolis in 2003, coordinates the honors program at the University of Cincinnati. Eric is a systems manager at Procter & Gamble Co.
Elizabeth A. Kramer, Fredericksburg, Va., and James Pratt were married Oct. 11, 2003.
Andrea B. Milas, who received her master’s degree in July 2003, teaches second grade in the Columbus City Schools in Ohio.
Anne K. Nickerson, Kettering, Ohio, married Chad Bowers, Sept. 5, 2003. Anne is a stationer/wedding coordinator and assistant manager with Ink, Centerville, Ohio.
Julie W. O’Connor, Buffalo, N.Y., is a writing instructor at Niagara University. In 2003 she presented academic papers at two national conferences.
Michael B. and Candice Clouse Pascoe live in Cleveland, Ohio. Mike is a student at the Case Western Reserve School of Law. Candi is a conference center and administrative coordinator with the Y.W.C.A. of Cleveland.
Michelle J. Smith, Columbus, Ohio, married Kevin Alexander, Sept. 20, 2003.
Jarred R. Sparber, Chicago, Ill., teaches kindergarten in Skokie, Ill. He is pursuing his M.A. degree in education with a secondary emphasis in English at DePaul University, Chicago, Ill. He is also in the rock band, Grand Theft Goodwill, which is collaborating with a major recording artist.
Rachel M. Webb is a watershed coordinator with the Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District, Wooster, Ohio.
Sally S. Burkholder and Justin C. Lytle ’00 were married April 27, 2002. They live in Minneapolis, Minn. Sally is aservice manager and bookkeeper with the RBF Corp., St. Paul, Minn. Justin is pursuing his Ph.D. in chemistry at the University of Minnesota.
Kimberly A. Copeland received her M.A. in higher education and student affairs from The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, in 2003. She currently serves as an academic counselor there.
Cary E. Dailey, Waldorf, Md., wed Lee R. Stalnaker ’00, Sept. 6, 2003. Cary is in corporate communications with Applied Ordnance Technology Inc. in the Washington, D.C. area. She is pursuing graduate studies at Cardean University. Lee is a production manager with Chesapeake Document Services, LLC, LaPlata, Md.
Jessica E. Devinney is a pharmaceutical sales representative with Lupin and Allergan Pharmaceutical Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
Natalie K. Estep and Scott M. McGrath celebrated their marriage Dec. 21, 2002. They live in Hilliard, Ohio. Natalie teaches fifth grade. Scott is a security sales representative with Huntington Investments.
Mark M. Gordon wed Carrie A., June 7, 2003. Mark received his M.B.A. from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio, in 2003.
Greta A. Guhde is studying at Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, Texas. She recently went on a mission trip to South Africa to minister to children through drama, puppets, and songs. She tells us “I always look back to my Wittenberg years with much fondness and appreciation.”
Kathryn C. Heinmiller, who received her M.A. in higher, adult and lifelong education from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich., in May 2004, is pursuing her Ph.D. there. She serves as president of the Mid Michigan Delta Gamma Alumnae Chapter and is a member of the Field Hockey Club at Michigan State University. She lives in Okemos, Mich.
Joshua M. and Kristy Miller Johnson live in Monroeville, Pa. Joshua teaches with the Penn Hills School District. Kristy is a circulation manager with Pittsburgh Magazine/WQED Multimedia.
Krista D. Keeling, Springfield, Ohio, married Amos J. Keplinger, Sept. 22, 2002. Krista is employed by Hobby Lobby.
Jill S. Kincaid, Indianapolis, Ind., and Eric A. Jones were married April 7, 2002. They are the parents of Kendall Suzanne born July 18, 2003. Jill teaches third grade with the MSD of Perry Township. Eric is a high-end account manager with SBC.
Melinda K. Laakso, North Canton, Ohio, married Erich G. Muzi, July 26, 2003. Melinda teaches with the Plain Local Schools.
Nicole C. Manley is pursuing her master’s degree in forensic science at Florida International University, Miami, Fla.
Abigal E. Martin is a teaching assistant at Florida International University, Miami, Fla.
Michelle L. Miller, a child and adolescent psychotherapist, is pursuing her Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a concentration in forensics.
Marilyn Y. Moreaux received her M.B.A. in finance from Hawaii Pacific University, Honolulu, Hawaii, in May 2003. She is a financial adviser with Woodbury Financial Services, Vienna, Va., a full service broker-dealer of the Hartford Group. She lives in Alexandria, Va.
Melissa L. Trumps, Columbus, Ohio, wed James M. Barker, Sept. 21, 2002. Melissa is a disability claims adjudicator with the State of Ohio Bureau of Disability Determination.
Alaine M. Voytko, Fairborn, Ohio, is a store planning supervisor with Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Bentonville, Ark. She supervises store remodels on the east coast.
Jason D. Waltman, Foster City, Calif., is an animation production supervisor with Dream-Works’ Pacific Data Images. He wrote the computer codes that made special 3-D effects, such as smoke, possible in Shrek 2.
Bethany A. Williams, St. Louis, Mo., is a field ambassador with Pro Motions Inc.
Laura J. Wright, Greenwich, Conn., is an immigration coordinator with World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., Stamford, Conn.
Jeffery A. Beerman, a co-owner of Beerman Accounting, works with individuals along with specializing in the needs of small- to medium-sized businesses. The firm recently acquired the firm of James S. Curtin CPS in Grandview, Ohio, and has an office in Canal Winchester, Ohio.
Hannah Bloom and Gavin J. Lake were married June 28, 2003. They live in Streetsboro, Ohio. Hannah teaches Spanish at Kenston High School. Gavin is an assistant manager for Enterprise Rent-a-Car in Hudson, Ohio.
Michelle C. Bolin, Middleburg Heights, Ohio, has completed a year of service as an AmeriCorps/VISTA volunteer with Rockingham Community Action’s Literacy Office in Exeter, N.H. She also served on the board of South East New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity.
Springfield, Ohio, Fire Department Captain Pat Casey was recently featured in an article in the Dayton Daily News. He was installing a new cable in the 80-foot flag pole on the Springfield Post Office.
Kevin R. Hooker is pursuing his M.S.W. at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Megan E. Kelly, a former city planner for the City of Minnetoka, Minn., is pursuing her master’s degree in urban planning at Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
Matthew J. Kull is program director at Teach for America on the Rosebud and Pineridge Indian Reservations in South Dakota.
Matthew D. Levy lives in Williamsburg, Va.
Tiffanie J. McQuinn, Middletown, Ohio, is a contract negotiator with the U.S. Air Force at Wright Patterson Air Force Base.
Chad S. Mossing lives in Dayton, Ohio
William M. Roebel, Norwood, Ohio, is a contractor sales representative with 84 Lumber Co.
Amanda M. Smith and Ross L. Gibson were married Sept. 21, 2003. They live in Atlanta, Ga. Amanda does freelance editorial and design work with Borders Group. Ross attends the Portfolio Center for graphic art and design.
Stephane E. Spiegel married Ross E. DeArmond, June 28, 2003. Stephanie is an intervention specialist with the Marysville Schools in Ohio.
Amanda L. Thomas is director of marketing/business development at the International Harvester Employee Credit Union, Springfield, Ohio.
Abigail A. Greene, a human resource specialist with the Department of Defense in Indianapolis, Ind., is pursuing graduate studies in public administration with a concentration in non-profit organizations at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Abigail, who lives in Richmond, Ind., is a member of the Indianapolis Symphonic Band.
Timothy J. Horn has been commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after completing Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga. He will continue his training in the cavalry and armor division at Fort Knox, Ky.
Erin L. Karshner, Springfield, Ohio, is with the London City Schools.
After being featured in a national commercial for Verizon Wireless, Patrick P. Killoran exclaimed, “Go Witt Theatre!” He also appeared in a scene from the CBS hit series, CSI:Miami, which aired in February.
Tiffany H. Lichtenberg lives in Columbus, Ohio.
Andrew C. Palmer is a research chemist with Applied Sciences Inc., Cedarville, Ohio.
Kevin R. Rose, a historian with the Turner Foundation in Springfield, Ohio, was recently featured in an article in the Springfield News-Sun about alumni who remain in the community following graduation.
Erich J. Schoeneberger, a manager trainee with 84 Lumber Company in Greensburg, Pa., is responsible for sales, estimations, merchandising, and store and yard appearance.
As a manager trainee with 84 Lumber Company in Marysville, Ohio, Matthew T. Williamson, Marysville, Ohio, is responsible for sales, estimating, material takeoffs, merchandising, and maintaining store and yard appearance.
Amanda R. Young, London, Ohio, and Robert Pridemore exchanged wedding vows Oct. 4, 2003. Amanda is an auditor with Balestra, Harr and Scherer, CPAs Inc.
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