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Class Reunion Homecoming/ Reunion Weekend, Oct. 6-8, 2006
Amy C. Andrews, who speaks five languages, teaches English as a second language in the Mesa Public Schools adult education program. Amy, of Chandler, Ariz., also teaches and performs belly dancing.
Steven W. Bird is the administrator at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Kewanee, Ill.
Ronald A. Cindrich Jr. is senior vice president of the eastern region of the Infrastrux Group, Pittsburgh, Pa.
The Hamilton City School District’s Board of Education in Ohio has selected Michael R. Dellapina to serve as its athletics director.
Ronald W. Johnson was named head football coach at Middletown High School in Ohio.
A. Van Jordan, recipient of a 2004 Whiting Award, is the author of M-A-C-N-O-L-I-A, a cycle of poems about the life of the first African-American teenager to advance to the finals of the National Spelling Bee in 1936. In February, he was the featured poet with the Bronx Culture Trolley. He is currently an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Jodi Buck Jersett, Lake Negagamon, Wis., is creative director of “thriveOn Creative.”
Elizabeth M. Marciniak is an associate professor of administration of justice with the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
Donald V. and Pamela Farnbauch Prezioso ’88 live in Ashland, Ohio. Donald is director of administrative IT at Ashland University.
Jean Bandemer Rioch, Victor, N.Y., is an account manager with Bradley Caldwell Inc., Hazleton, Pa.
Dwight A. Weaver, Liberty Township, Ohio, is a software engineer with Standard Register Co., Dayton, Ohio.
Thomas J. Fischer, Hudson, Ohio, and his wife, Kristy, announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Drew, March 30, 2005.
Gary A. Pavlik, Sagamore Hills, Ohio, is an automation engineer with Indacomp Corp., Strongsville, Ohio.
Anne Barren Petit, Akron, Ohio, is national account manager–central region with PepsiCo.
George B. Rudolph and his wife, Michelle, announce the birth of their third child, Quentin Michael, July 28, 2004. They live in Grand Rapids, Mich. George is a senior account manager with American Standard Inc.
Andrew E. and Amy Thorley Thomas ’89 live in Maineville, Ohio. Drew teaches art at Columbia Elementary School, Kings Mills, Ohio. He was recently designated “Artist of the Month,” and his artwork was displayed by McNally’s Coffee Shop.
Alfred A. Wasse is a circulation manager with Niagara Frontier Publications, Grand Island, N.Y.
Willem F. and Christina Fisher Gadiano, Reston, Va., are proud to announce the birth of their fourth child, Megan Elizabeth, Dec. 19, 2003. Willem, a partner with the intellectual property law firm of Nixon & Vanderhye PC., Arlington, Va., specializes in biotechnology and pharmaceutical patent law. Christina is of counsel with Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz in Washington, D.C., concentrating in pharmaceutical and chemical patent law.
In November 2004, Charles L. Ham and his wife, Eleanor, adopted Elizabeth Jiaoxue, born July 4, 2003. They live in Dexter, Mich.
Michael D. Lawrence is a staff judge advocate serving as a lieutenant commander with the U.S. Navy in Bahrain.
Aaron S. Luoma, who has taken many award-winning photographs in dozens of countries, was recently featured with his mother in an Akron Beacon Journal article. She mattes and frames his work to sell at art shows with a portion of the profits going to the Annunciation House, homeless shelters in El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico.
Lisa Sammetinger Schillinger, St. Petersburg, Fla., and her husband, James, announce the birth of Jacob James, Oct. 30, 2004. Lisa is a graphic designer with The Tampa Tribune.
Lori J. Simpson is a professional sales associate with Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Bridgewater, N.J.
Stephen G. Snyder, vice president of account management with ADAMS/Advertising, Design and Marketing Solutions, Newton, Mass., has marked his ninth consecutive year coordinating the annual Farm Aid concert.
Donald Tyson, Malvern, Pa., is senior business adviser with PNC Bank, Berwyn, Pa.
Christopher J. Uhle, Spanish Fort, Ala., has been named regional vice president of sales with Masland Carpets Inc., Saraland, Ala.
Timothy D. VanVoorhis of Toledo, Ohio, is a LAN/desktop support specialist II with Alltel Communications, Maumee, Ohio.
Christopher M. Wells, a financial adviser with Wallace and Turner Financial Services, Springfield, Ohio, is pursuing his certified financial planner designation at The American College.
Elizabeth J. Whitlow is a vice president with Harris Private Bank, Chicago, Ill.
John F. III and Heather Erb Zak ’90, live in Bainbridge, Ohio. Heather owns Bears By the Falls in Chagrin Falls.
Mark A. Jedow is the head swimming coach/assistant aquatics coordinator for the Alamo Area Aquatics Association/North East aquatic team for the North East Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas.
Jeffrey L. Marlow teaches social studies and coaches girls’ basketball at Rensselaer Central High School in Ohio.
Gregory J. Reck has been promoted to a major in the special forces with the U.S. Army. He is the tactical psychological operations detachment commander and staff planner in support of the combined joint special operations task force-Arabian Peninsula in Iraq.
Sharon Szolosi Regas is with Regas & Haag Ltd., Canton, Ohio.
Neil T. Stewart, Florence, Ky., is a music teacher/religious education coordinator/music director with the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Troy A. and Michelle Hayes Williams ’91 announce the birth of John Hayes, Oct. 18, 2004. They live in Ridgewood, N.J. Troy is director of institutional sales with the Knight Equity Group, Jersey City, N.J.
Jennifer Sparber Wissner, Sewickley, Pa., is a controller with Invesmart.
Douglas M. Cochran, Wilmington, Del., is president of Reclaimed Roofs Inc., Hockessin, Del.
Nancy F. Crum, a lieutenant commander with the U.S. Navy, serves as a physician at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, Calif.
Janet Rua Goldberg, Columbus, Ohio, and her husband, Eric, announce the adoption of Kevin Hyun Soo, born May 3, 2004, in South Korea.
A. Kurt Huffman, Pickerington, Ohio, is an administrative technology curriculum coordinator for the South Western City Schools.
Anthony M. Lloyd, Lower Gwynedd, Pa., and his wife, Jennifer, are pleased to announce the birth of their second child, Remy Starr, Dec. 2, 2003. Anthony is a team leader with McNeil Consumer and Specialty Pharmaceuticals.
Erica Siegfried Machado, Attleboro, Mass., is a manager with Mercer HR Services, Norwood, Mass.
John F. and Jennifer Baughman Yeager live in Cincinnati, Ohio. Jennifer is a sales representive with the Ford Motor Co., Mason, Ohio.
Sonia R. Harter of Bethesda, Md., was in the Dominican Republic near the border of Haiti during the devastating flood in May on the Island of Hispanola.
Robert F. and Carolyn Iantuono Komminsk ’93, announce the births of Cecilia Ann on Dec. 30, 2003, and Audrey Baxter, April 12, 2005. They live in Darien, Conn. Rob is a vice president with the Deutsche Bank, New York, N.Y. Carolyn is director of product development with Kate Spade LLC.
Catherine Kurtz wed Sean R. Vrenna, May 14, 2005. They live in Columbus, Ohio.
Kimberly A. Martin, Washington, Mass., married Eric C. Keiper, Nov. 1, 2003. They announce the birth of Juliane Carolyn, Sept. 26, 2004. Kim teaches at the Craneville Elementary School with the Central Berkshire Regional School District, Dalton, Mass.
Charles E. and Lisa Wyen McFarland ’91, live in Springfield, Ohio. Charles is controller with the Turner Foundation.
Timothy L. Raynewater, Rocky River, Ohio, and his wife, Colleen, announce the birth of Ty Jacob, May 21, 2004. Tim is assistant director of finance with Capgemini US LLS.
Jeffrey M. Smith has accepted the position of vice president of commercial lending with First Bank of Idaho in Ketchum.
Robert J. Tanner is head of the mobile innovation center with Siemens Ltd., in Beijing, China.
Eric B. Westendorf, Seattle, Wash., is a vice president with Nueveen.
Stephanie Morgan White and her husband, Craig, announce the birth of their second daughter, Shelby Kennedy, June 9, 2005. They live in Louisville, Ky., where Stephanie is a partner with the law firm of Goldberg & Simpson, PSC.
S. Erol and Amy Kinnison Yalez ’90, announce the birth of Noah Christopher, June 11, 2005. They live in Springfield, Ohio.
Holly Hough Zweizig is an assistant director with Ohio Parents for Drug Free Youth, Columbus, Ohio.
Jill A. Donovan, Shaker Heights, Ohio, married Daniel J. Boffa, May 31, 2003.
Barbara J. Goodrich has married Chuck Welk. Barbara is a senior geologist in San Diego, Calif.
Vladimir V. Kouznetsov is with Squire, Sanders & Dempsey in Moscow, Russia.
Jennifer A. Kovach, Eaton, N.H., married David Condoulis, June 26, 2004. Jennifer, who owns Garden Dreams, an artisan herbal body care business, was named Fledgling Entrepreneur of the Year for 2005 by the Mount Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce.
John C. Marschhausen has accepted the position of superintendent with the East Knox Local School District in Howard, Ohio.
M. Edie Nehls, La Jolla, Calif., is events and visitor services manager with the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.
Steven P. Pearson served as deputy finance director and director of portfolios with the 55th Presidential Inaugural Committee in Washington, D.C.
Kent D. Pummel, Springfield, Ohio, and his wife, Melissa, are the parents of a son, Bryce David, born on Jan. 2, 2005. Kent is a manager with Clark, Schaefer, Hackett & Co.
Lara Peirce Rude, Park City, Utah, and her husband, Peter, announce the birth of Ethan Thomas, March 6, 2005.
The National Women’s Business Center Inc. has announced that Gina M. Schaefer, owner of Logan Hardware in Washington, D.C., is the winner of the 2004 Wachovia Capital Awards.
John P. Weisel, Somerville, Mass., is an application engineer II with Anacomp, Reading, Mass.
John B. and Sloan Kleinman Williams ’95, live in Glastonbury, Conn. John teaches drama classes at Windsor High School. Sloan teaches English at Bristow Middle School, West Hartford, Conn.
The Dublin, Ohio, office of Rea & Associates Inc., an accounting and business consulting firm, recently hired Matthew E. Ganz as a tax manager. Matthew is the current chair of the CPE Planning Committee and serves on the athletics board at St. Andrew.
Debra Kern Gaskill has been named associate editor at the New Carlisle Sun and Enon Messenger in Ohio.
Christina Schwab Greene of Scituate, Mass., and her husband, Michael, welcomed Claire Catherine, June 23, 2004.
Nicholas G. Jeremiah is pursuing graduate studies at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Michael P. and Julie Byrum Leahy ’96, welcomed their son, Henry Blair, on Oct. 31, 2004.
Joshua D. Leslie teaches science and serves as head basketball coach at Ottawa-Glandorf High School in Ohio.
John P. and Molly Lambert Loftis ’99, of Springfield, Ohio, celebrated the arrival of Cindy Lou, born March 31, 2005. John, who owns the home-building company Mad River Craftsmen presented a plan to the Springfield Conservancy District to transform Buck Creek into a waterway suitable for canoeing and kayaking. He was awarded a grant to commission a feasibility study and hire an engineering firm with the results to be presented at a public forum.
Michael J. Lomenzo, Hoboken, N.J., is an assistant treasurer with Conair Corp., East Windsor, N.J.
Michelle L. Parrett, Columbus, Ohio, and her husband, John Jackson, announce the arrival of Laura Alanna, May 2, 2005. Michelle is an associate scientific information analyst with Chemical Abstracts Service.
Maria M. Sanchez, Dublin, Ohio, is an operations communications manager with Stanley Steemer International.
Joan DeArment Sweeney, East Amherst, N.Y., and her husband, Patrick, announce the birth of Benjamin, Dec. 18, 2003. Joan is director of corporate development with Channellock Inc., Meadville, Pa.
Kelly Evans Wilson, Mechanicsburg, Ohio, is the new executive director for the Champaign County Chamber and Visitors Bureau, Urbana, Ohio.
Graham D. Young, who received his Ph.D. in counseling psychology in 2003, is a psychologist at the Louis Stokes Cleveland DVA Medical Center in Ohio.
Neil M. and Lisa Dearn Bucher live in Bethel Park, Pa. Neil is a traffic manager with Renda Broadcasting.
Kimberly A. Cardone and John G. Smith were married Oct. 23, 2004. They live in Carmel, Ind.
Juliana E. Carpenter is a marketing associate with The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.
Scott B. Evans and Jane Wilson were united in marriage on June 5, 2004. They live in New York, N.Y., where Scott has joined the Stanford Group Co. as a vice president.
Julie E. Frick is with Young Life, working in full-time ministry with teenagers in Lyon, France.
Margery Shirk Grill, Kettering, Ohio, is a registered nurse at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio.
R. Keith Phipps is the editor of The Onion A.V. Club, Chicago, Ill.
Rachel Bockbrader Reuss, Cincinnati, Ohio, and her husband, George, celebrated the birth of Sarah Lynn, Dec. 30, 2003. Rachel is a police officer with the City of Cincinnati.
Mindy M. Smock and her husband, Scott Miller, are pleased to announce the birth of Evan Thomas, March 12, 2004. The family resides in Dublin, Ohio.
Marjorie L. Stout married Paul McAfee, Aug. 14, 2004. They live in San Francisco, Calif., where Marjorie is pursuing her master’s degree in documentary filmmaking at the University of California Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Seamus E. Sullivan, Weehawken, N.J., is a manager with AIG SunAmerica Mutual Funds, Jersey City, N.J.
Stephen R. Tollafield, San Francisco, Calif., is a staff attorney with Disability Rights Advocates, Oakland, Calif.
Alexandra L. Ward, Alexandria, Va., has married Andrew J. Nelson. Alexandra teaches at the Kingsbury Day School in Washington, D.C. Andrew is a senior consultant with Aaxis Technologies.
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