Class notes 1990-1999

March  15, 2011


Jodi Bopp is senior director of philanthropy for the Office of Academic Affairs at The Ohio State University, Columbus.

Robert Brink is chief executive officer and founder of Wiley & Partners, Stockholm, Sweden.

Shelli Hicks is an operating room nurse for Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, Torrance, Calif.


Michael Bradburn is pastoral counselor and consultant for Samaritan Interfaith Counseling Center, with offices in Downers Grove and Naperville, Ill.

Todd Milbourn is the Hubert C. and Dorothy R. Moog Professor of Finance at the Olin Business School, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.

Amy Thomas Rector is editor/financial services writer for Pentera Group, Inc., Indianapolis, Ind.

Lisa Mahieu Sears is accounts payable supervisor in the business office at Augustana College.

Dana Kantner Wehby had a son, Adrian Nolan, on November 4, 2008 (John; Abigayle, 3).


Leslee Roland Forman had a son, Grayson Alexander, on September 10, 2010 (Glenn; Faith, 7, Alyssa, 5, Graham, 2).


Arne Brage is associate managing director, internal audit, at The PrivateBank.

J. Adam Lounsberry married Sarah Walker on September 5, 2010.

Paula Anderson Nimrick was promoted to senior cost analyst at McLaughlin Body Co., Moline, Ill.


Nicholas Bennyhoff is technology development manager for Lewis & Clark Library System, Edwardsville, Ill.

Jenny Pheiffer Blohm is director of development for WVIK-Augustana Public Radio.

Warner Cruz, president of J.C. Restoration, Rolling Meadows, Ill., was named second runner-up for National Small Business Person of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Jeff and Sharon Bolt '98 Martin had a daughter, Nicole Elizabeth, on September 1, 2010.

Eric Parthen is managing director for the World Series of Boxing-Americas, Colorado Springs, Colo.


Anna Navarro Castro is campus visit coordinator in the admissions office at Augustana College.

Jennifer Macklin Eifel had a son, Alec, on March 1, 2010 (Rob; Claire, 2).

Kelly Kaul married Christopher Menge on April 9, 2010.


Peter and Marissa Sule '97 Begun had a son, Andrew Michael, on April 26, 2009 (Carolyn, 4).

Tobias and Dawn Johansen Brushammar had a daughter, Mia Lovisa, on February 22, 2010 (Max, 3).

Brent Ericson had a son, William Wayne, on June 4, 2010 (Jennifer).

Jason Faltinek is senior web product manager at United Airlines, Elk Grove Village, Ill.

Camille Sanders Rose had twin daughters, Kyra and Grace, on June 24, 2010 (Chapin; Jack, 6, Annie, 4).

Jason Stone was ordained a Catholic priest of the Diocese of Joliet, Ill.


Marissa Sule Begun and Peter '96 had a son, Andrew Michael, on April 26, 2009 (Carolyn, 4).

Jennifer Woods Feinblatt is the community work and training program coordinator for Rockford (Ill.) Township.

Elizabeth Loveall Greenup had a daughter, Natalie, on September 29, 2010 (Steve).

Kaia Holmer married Timothy Holt on July 17, 2010.

Mark Nelson is assistant track coach at Central Methodist University, Fayette, Mo.

Marcy Sylvester married Wayne Ceranek on October 2, 2010.


Kari Forest Broz had a daughter, Ava Madison, on September 20, 2010 (David).

Colleen Nolan Clark had twin sons, Owen and Brennan, in April 2010 (Kevin; Keira).

Kristin Kite Coleman had a daughter, Katherine, on May 7, 2010 (John; Kaylee, 2).

Jonathan Gallas is director of physical therapy at Rebound Physical Therapy, Rockford, Ill.

Amanda Burns Hanson had a son, Noah, on March 9, 2009 (Chester).

Christopher "Kit" Harley died last spring after a courageous three-year battle with brain cancer. In his honor, his wife, Rachel, and friends have established the Harley Helping Hands Foundation, a non-profit organization that helps provide financial support to adults who are battling brain cancer and to their families.

Carol Spatafora Humm had a son, Elliot Cavil, on April 6, 2010 (David).

Sharon Bolt Martin and Jeff '94 had a daughter, Nicole Elizabeth, on September 1, 2010.

Mindy Morris Matthews had a son, Sawyer Grayson, on June 23, 2010 (Eric).

Mindy Fager Porter had a son, Lucas Donald, on December 28, 2009 (Ben; Conner, 4).

Rob Roth was named by Brown & Brown as the professional liability director/practice leader of its wholesale brokerage division while continuing to serve as profit center leader of its subsidiary, ECC Insurance Brokers, Oakbrook, Ill.


Kent Anderson had a daughter, Olivia Catherine, on June 30, 2010 (Arianne; Avery, 3).

Jennifer Swanson Bruso had a son, Benjamin Scott, on March 6, 2010 (Jeffrey).

Joy Crowther married Benjamin McMullan on September 4, 2010.

Craig '00 and Kari Sanderson Legel had a son, Josiah Benjamin, on May 30, 2010 (Makaylah, 8, Jeremiah, 5, Isabellah, 3).

Aaron Newman is director of leadership & governance and an associate professor at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah.

Paul Sylvia is an investment consultant at Hewitt Ennis Knupp, Lincolnshire, Ill.

Heather Dowding Tipton had a daughter, Molly Janel, on October 4, 2010 (Matthew; Margaret).

Jody Lofgren Tracy is lead community manager for Aspen Management, Lafayette, Colo.