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Richard W. and Laura Botto Comstock ’88 live in Fairlawn, Ohio. Richard is a senior vice president with Robert W. Baird Co. Inc.
John J. Danish, Fairborn, Ohio, has been promoted to deputy director of the law department with the City of Dayton. Having been involved with cases before the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio and the Ohio Supreme Court, he has experience in civil rights, personal injury, labor law and public records law.
Michelle Diamonon Donnelly, Petaluma, Calif., is a property manager with CAC Real Estate Management Co. Inc., San Francisco, Calif.
Stephen W. and Andrea Schmidt Eshelman ’88 live in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Stephen is a project manager with Hull and Associates Inc., Solon, Ohio.
A. Van Jordan received his M.F.A. from Warren Wilson College in Asheville, N.C. and is currently teaching there. He is also an assistant professor in the English department at the University of Texas. His first book, Rise, won the PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award and was a selection of the Academy of American Poets book club. In 2004, Van received a Whiting Writers Award and the Gilbert-Chappelle Distinguished Poet Award. In 2005, he won a Pushcart Prize.
Jeffrey H. and Annette Wasem Knapp ’88 live in Chapel Hill, N.C. Jeffrey has been appointed senior vice president of sales and marketing with Abgenix Inc., Fremont, Calif.
Kenneth L. II and Marva Daniels Lawson ’88 live in Cincinnati, Ohio. Kenneth, the managing partner of Lawson & Associates, has successfully represented high-profile individuals and participated in many trials that have been featured on Court TV. Black Enterprise Magazine has named him one of America’s “Top Black Lawyers in the Nation.”
Nicholas and Linda Stofo Pallas are with Eye Deals Optometry. Nicholas is a manager, and Linda is an optometrist. They live in Raleigh, N.C.
Donald V. and Pamela Farnbauch Prezioso live in Ashland, Ohio, where Pamela teaches music at Trinity Lutheran Church.
Phyllis LeVan Radlinski, Queenstown, Md., is a resident in clinical pastoral education at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md.
Paul D. Sutter, a major in the U.S. Air Force, serves as 6th Air Mobility Wing Protestant chaplain at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla.
Jerry L. Thornburg has retired as a sales representative with Remington Steel, Springfield, Ohio.
Stephen G. Willard, Bexley, Ohio, is an orthopedic consultant with Smith & Nephew Richards Orthopedics in Columbus, Ohio. He manages nine people in the central and southern Ohio area and supervises the sales of reconstructive, trauma and sports-injury orthopedic implants to area physicians and hospitals.
James V. and Brooke Bevilacqua Collins live in New Albany, Ohio. Jim, head football coach at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio, led its team to the NCAA Division III playoffs.
Roberta Cochran Koch is an IT/financial coordinator with Todd Associates Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. She lives in Stow, Ohio.
Thomas R. LaPorte, Urbandale, Iowa, is a manager with Wells Fargo Financial Leasing, Waukee, Iowa.
Stephen M. Linstrom, Elgin, Ill., is in the shipping department at Hoffer Plastics, South Elgin, Ill.
William A. and Stephanie Hull Records ’87 live in New Albany, Ohio. Bill, a partner at Dental Associates, has worked on several school district committees, most recently the finance committee. He was a candidate for the New Albany-Plain Local Board of Education.
Daniel W. Sandwisch, Maumee, Ohio, is the president and founder of Timberstone Group Inc., Holland, Ohio.
James W. and Melissa Hollenbacher Smith ’89 live in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Melissa is a senior recruiter with Progressive Insurance, Mayfield Village.
Frost D. Yarnell, Louisville, Colo., is a supervisor for the child protection team in Boulder County. She has been elected to the Louisville City Council.
Thomas O. Morrison, South Miami, Fla., is associate medical director at Jackson South Community Hospital, Miami, Fla.
Scott M. Patterson, Bronxville, N.Y., and his wife, Kelly, welcomed the birth of Christopher O’Brien, June 22, 2005. Scott has been promoted to managing director of Marsh Inc., New York, N.Y.
Darryl T. and Carla Thompson Powell ’91 live in Chicago, Ill., where Darryl is pastor of Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Kevin P. and Mary Porter Thomas are with The Nature Conservancy, Lansing, Mich. Kevin is an applications programmer/analyst. Mary is the major gift manager. They live in East Lansing, Mich.
Sharon E. Wagner, Atlanta, Ga., married Glen L. Smith Aug. 6, 2005.
Cameron W. and Edith “Dee” Salazar Beddard ’89 live in Huntingtown, Md. Dee is a project manager with Wyle Laboratories.
Regina Lenhart Carey, Okemos, Mich., is an instructor at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.
William A. Cloyd, Columbus, Ohio, and his wife, Cara, are pleased to announce the birth of Bella Elizabeth, Oct. 21, 2005. Bill is vice president for university advancement at Wittenberg.
Pamela Shane German and her husband, Daniel, announce the birth of Michael, June 13, 2003. They live in Dublin, Ohio.
Kelly O’Neill Herrick, Chicago, Ill., and her husband, Richard, welcomed the births of William O’Neill, May 1, 2003, and Shannon, Oct. 1, 2004.
Mark A. and Paige Andrews Knapp live in Rocky River, Ohio. Mark is a financial consultant with Charles Schwab, Westlake, Ohio.
Jeremy R. and Elizabeth Bennett Lynch ’89 live in Rochester, Mass., where Jeremy is a national account executive with Starbucks Coffee Co.
Daniel J. Martin and Holly N. Deeds were married Sept. 24, 2005. They live in Springfield, Ohio. Daniel is an assistant attorney general in the office of Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro.
Samantha Caroline was born Sept. 30, 2005, to Anne Felker Osovski and her husband, Doug. They live in Rochester, N.Y.
Stephen S. and Heidi Koenig Shanor ’91 live in Roswell, N.M., where Stephen is with Atwood, Malone, Turner & Sabin, P.A.
Kristopher Y. and Stephanie Dubs West live in Westerville, Ohio. Kristopher is a supervisor, CALL project – psychologist with Behavior Health in Columbus, Ohio.
Kristine Wing Behrens, Wyckoff, N.J., is a sales training manager for sanofi-aventis in Bridgewater, N.J. She was featured in the article, “Got a Mentor?” in Working Mother magazine.
Nancy F. Crum and Michael A. Cianflone were united in marriage on June 11, 2005. They live in San Diego, Calif. Nancy, a researcher for the National Institutes of Health, has published more than 50 articles for major medical journals. She is also in infectious diseases clinician at Scripps Hospital.
Shubhik K. DebBurman, an assistant professor of biology at Lake Forest College in Illinois, has been granted tenure.
Kristin L. Evans, Bozeman, Mont., is a child and family therapist in Belgrade, Mont.
Daryl L. and LaTeresa Nathan Hurley ’94 live in Detroit, Mich. In 2005, Daryl received his M.B.A. from Walsh College, Troy, Mich. He co-founded and serves as president and CEO of DLH Development Corp., a real estate development firm specializing in residential development and revitalization.
Michelle E. Jacksier is a communications specialist with Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago, Ill.
Louise Lord Nelson, Indianapolis, Ind., is executive director of COVOH Inc., an organization focused on advocating for the rights of individuals with disabilities in the state of Indiana.
Theodore M. Stiles, Westport Island, Maine, is a principal with the TMS Group, Wiscasset, Maine.
Karin Lang Urbanczyk teaches science and chemistry with the Grapevine/Colleyville Independent School District in Texas.
Scott A. Wilke, clinical director of Northside Soft Tissue Center in Springfield, Ohio, and his associates provided massage therapy and chiropractic care to the athletes of the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour during Wendy’s Championship for Children at Tartan Fields Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.
Kathleen A. Wohlfort, an associate wildlife biologist, monitors peregrine falcon populations for the National Wildlife Federation in Vermont. She lives in Lyme, N.H.
Patrick M. Deering, Batavia, Ill., is a national sales manager with Landmark Audiobooks, Prince Frederick, Md.
As head boys’ basketball coach at Sheridan Hall, Lance D. Dupler of Mt. Perry, Ohio, produced a district championship and a Sweet 16 appearance. He has been inducted into the Sheridan Athletic Hall of Fame.
Bethany Bell Louis, Lake Zurich, Ill., and her husband, Paul, proudly announce the arrival of Sydney Ann, Sept. 17, 2004.
Allan E. Orski, Norwalk, Conn., is with Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan, Conn.
Myra Garnes Shuler, Upper Marlboro, Md., is director of multicultural education at National Cathedral School, Washington, D.C.
Catherine Kurtz Vrenna, Upper Arlington, Ohio, is a financial adviser with Merrill Lynch, Dublin, Ohio.
Michelle L. Cox, Grandview Heights, Ohio, is an assistant city prosecutor with the City of Columbus.
S. Nicole “Nicci” Crocker is a business representative with the Ohio Department of Development, Columbus, Ohio.
Margaret “Meg” Lynch Doyle and her husband, Thomas, announce the birth of their third child, John Edward Murphy, Nov. 4, 2005.
Leah Moorefield Evans and her husband, Arthur, had their first child, Carli Starr, Sept. 14, 2005. They live in Shreve, Ohio, where Leah is a pottery artist.
Laura J. Hartquist, Sherman Oaks, Calif., married Tom Garvey, Feb. 20, 2005. Laura is the deputy attorney general for the criminal law section of the California Attorney General’s Office.
Randall J. and Carolyn Cromer Kilbride ’96 live in Bexley, Ohio. Randall is a partner with Barkan & Neff Co., Columbus, Ohio. Carolyn is with the Battelle Memorial Institute.
Christopher T. Kirkpatrick, Pueblo, Colo., and his wife, Karen, announce the birth of Blaine, Oct. 15, 2004. Chris is an engineer with the Goodrich Co.
Christopher L. and Ingrid Loeffler Palmer ’95 live in West Chester, Ohio. Chris has accepted the position of examiner with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Thrift Supervision, the primary regulator of all federally chartered and many state-chartered thrift institutions.
David B. Rush, Grand Forks, N.D., is an environmental projects coordinator with Red River Regional Council, Grafton, N.D.
Kathryn Opderbecke Snider, Raymond, N.H., is with Pinkerton Academy, Derry, N.H.
David H. Wilson is an assistant professor of English at Michigan State University in Lansing, Michigan, where he received his Ph.D. in May 2005. Under the pseudonym, D. Harlan Wilson, he is the author of several books of fiction.
Michael A. and Linda Fordham Farley ’95, St. Louis, Mo., joyfully announce the adoption of Rachel Marie, born July 14, 2003, and Lydia Faith, born June 29, 2004. Mike is pursuing his Ph.D. while serving as adjunct instructor of theological studies at Saint Louis University. He also serves as the music director for Crossroads Presbyterian Fellowship. Linda is a homemaker.
Lawrence J. Forlenza, Maplewood, N.J., is a senior financial adviser with Merrill Lynch, Florham Park, N.J.
In July 2005, Eve M. Gerken received an M.A. from the Bread Loaf School of English through Middlebury College, Vermont. In August 2005, she began teaching humanities at the Hong Kong International School, China.
Douglas A. Geygan, Hillsboro, Ore., is with the Newberg City Schools.
Julie R. Goodsell is associate director of alumni relations at the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York. She successfully completed the first annual Rochester Marathon.
Pamela Roberts Hillyard and her husband, Jeff, are pleased to announce the birth of twin boys, Jackson Noah and Connor Aidan on Dec. 16, 2004. They live in Peoria, Ill.
Steven A. Koehrsen is an internal audit manager with Dominion Homes, Dublin, Ohio. He lives in Delaware, Ohio.
Kennard E. III and Jennifer Fogliano Lane ’95 live in Chicago, Ill. Ken is director, marketing-Hefty Consumer Products, with Pactiv in Lake Forest, Ill.
Eric R. Maley, Ann Arbor, Mich., is a vice president with Huron Valley Electric.
Nicole A. Ringgold, Bainbridge Island, Wash, is western district director of Youth for Understanding USA, a high school international exchange program in Seattle, Wash. An artist, she also works as the Arts Walk manager for the Bainbridge Island Arts and Humanities Council.
Kathleen Hickey Teale, Fairfax, Va., and her husband, David, celebrated the birth of their son, Andrew McAllister, Sept. 17, 2004. Kathleen is an associate professor of legal writing at The George Washington University Law School and practices labor and employment law at Steptoe & Johnson LLP in Washington, D.C.
Paula E. Velazquez, Lewis Center, Ohio, is a technology process consultant with JPMorgan Chase.
Jennifer L. Bruce, Lake Mary, Fla., is an area technician with USDA Rural Development in Tavares, Fla.
Sonya Smith Caruso lives in San Diego, Calif.
Kelly Gerber Collinsworth is a teacher/media specialist at Roosevelt Middle School, Springfield, Ohio.
LaChandra M. Donnell, Holt, Mich., is an assistant professor of counseling, educational psychology and special education at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.
Tyler M. and Leanne Kahl Dunlap ’96 live in Perrysburg, Ohio. Tyler is national director of business development with Managed Care Advisory Group, Sylvania, Ohio.
As a leasing representative, Akiva N. Freeman leases, sells and develops industrial properties for Duke Realty Corp., Atlanta, Ga.
Jonathan J. Gonzalez, Solana Beach, Calif., is director of faculty development at the Art Institute of California-San Diego.
Scott H. and Kathleen Leigh Hooker ’93 live in Hudson, Ohio. Scott is with the builder-service sales team with Vector Security in Northeast, Ohio. Kathleen has accepted a position in product development at American Greetings Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
Dawn Smith Jackson, Beavercreek, Ohio, is AVP national funding manager with National City Mortgage.
Gretchen Gorsuch Pilcher, Bay Village, Ohio, and her husband, Brad, announce the birth of Emerson, April 19, 2005. Gretchen is a sales consultant with Arbonne International.
Mark F. Schoenfeld, Chelsea, Ala., is a training officer with the U.S. Army in Birmingham, Ala.
Robert A. Wagstaff, Weymouth, Mass., is registrar at the New England College of Finance, Boston, Mass.
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