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Edna W. Wilson ’33
Frances Marea Duncan
Patterson ’36
Bernice Taylor Bullock ’51
Paul D. DeMarco ’55, M’64
Sandra Posnak ’56
Sylvia Williams ’57
Judi Levay ’60
Stuart M. McKenzie ’63
John E. Welch ’66
Patricia L. Fowler
McCormick ’68
Milton W. Glenn Jr. M’73
Marie K. Gresco M’73
Donna L. Mosley ’73
Bertha Nolan ’74
Karen Wain Savoth ’74
Dorothy M. Hildreth ’67, M’70
Kenneth A. Hofer ’75
Raymond J. Montemurro ’75
Lorraine V. Culbertson M’76
Salvatore J. Esposito ’77
Mary Ann Cook M’79
John J. Cusmano ’80
Paula K. Grams ’76, M’83
Grace C. Evanosich
Kiermeier ’83
Elizabeth A. Mears ’83
Sean E. Simon ’00
Eric E. Levinson ’05

Faculty,staff & friends
Patricia Demetor
Ronald Hawk
Carl Heldman ’93, M’97
Peter Jaeger
Francis G. Looney ’68, M’73
Owen Metcalf
Birger Myksvoll
Jonas C. Reighn Sr.
Rudolph Salati ’43
John M. Sooy ’55
Barbara Stanwood

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The 00s
Gina Brugna ’00 is a professional pet nanny and owner of Peaks Pet Nanny in Lake Hopatcong.

Jessica Wright Byrne ’00 (Delta Phi Epsilon) and her husband, Patrick, announce the Feb. 7 birth of Abigail Jennifer.

Courtney McCormick Cifaloglio ’00 married Michael Cifaloglio on Nov. 17. The bridal party included Donna Cifaloglio Wheeler ’00, Gina Cifaloglio Worcel ’04, Mike Egan ’00 and Frank McCormick ’05. Courtney works for the state of New Jersey in human resources. The couple live in Vineland.

Dave Hagedorn ’00 and his wife, Jenn Grady Hagedorn ’02, have moved to Edwardsville, Ill. Dave is the assistant director of campus recreation at Southern Illinois University.

Jodi Sax ’00 is engaged to marry Daniel Carnicella. She teaches first grade with Kathryn Foley ’03, M’04 at Allen Roberts School in New Providence.

Lauren Ann Urciuoli ’00 is engaged to Garth Gutierrez. They plan to marry in summer 2009. Lauren teaches second grade at C. Richard Applegate School, Freehold Township. She also co-owns GG Design Group with her fiancé. Lauren is pursuing a master’s degree in English at The College of New Jersey.

Natalie Jewell ’01 and her husband, Christian, announce the Jan. 22 birth of Grace Elizabeth. She joins Carolynn, 2.

Derek Jones ’01, M’02 received first place in the sports category of the Broadcast Education Association’s Faculty Audio Festival Competition for his entry, Pro Football Preview Show.

Rebecca Manz Mongelli ’01
married Rocco Mongelli on Sept. 15. They live in Hillsdale with their pug, Bella.

Christopher Shin ’01 (Phi Kappa Sigma) married Lori Howe ’01 on March 31, 2007. The wedding party included Tim Rudowski ’01 (Phi Kappa Sigma). Lori teaches second grade in Brielle and Chris is a systems administrator for the Army at Fort Monmouth. The couple live in Howell.

Lance Udasco ’01 and Kathleen Kettleson ’06 got engaged in July. They plan to wed in October and the wedding party will include Kaitlin McCann ’06, Danielle Smith ’06 and Frank Schultz ’06. Kathleen is a marketing coordinator for Comcast Cable in Voorhees and Lance does inside sales for Thwing Albert Instrument Co. in Berlin.

Rich Wenzke ’01 is an interactive designer for Idea Lab Inc. of Moorestown.

Janet Ahrens ’02 is a Tai Chi instructor at South Jersey Healthcare Fitness Connection in Vineland.

Mandy Moore DiMartino ’02
married Rob DiMartino on April 28 in Fort Myers Beach, Fla. Tara Dougherty ’04 was the maid of honor. Mandy is a graphic designer for the state of New Jersey. The couple live in Brick.

Julie-Ann Whitely Green ’02 teaches voice and piano at the Mullica Hill Friends Fine and Performing Arts School and is music director at Christ the King Episcopal Church in Willingboro.

José Maniquis ’02 and his wife, Tabitha Eichmann Maniquis ’02, announce the May 28, 2007, birth of Abigail Faye.

Anthony Marino ’02, M’03 and his wife, Dana, announce the May 14 birth of Rocco Chase. The family lives in Glassboro.

Kimberly Morgan ’02 (Alpha Delta Epsilon) has been accepted to the full-time MBA program at the University of San Diego. She spent six weeks at an orphanage in Tijuana, Mexico, socializing with and teaching the children English. After graduation in 2009, Kimberly plans to work for a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of women and children. Contact her at kmorgan-09@sandiego.edu.

Dana Rumick Ruegger ’02 (Alpha Epsilon Phi) and her husband, Matthew Ruegger ’02, announce the Nov. 3 birth of Jonathan Matthew. The family lives in Vineland.

Melissa Henry Smith ’02 married William Smith Jr. on Oct. 13. Melissa teaches special education at Eastern High School in Voorhees. The couple live in Blackwood.

Amy Taylor ’02 is the public relations manager at Kia Motors America in Irvine, Calif.

David Burruezo ’03 married Gina Faraone on June 24, 2006. Emily Evans ’02 was the maid of honor. The couple live in West Deptford.

Janine Cassisi ’03 is a member of the bankruptcy, reorganization and capital recovery group in the litigation department of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll LLP.

Dennis William Conk ’03 married Jennifer Lynn Pullen in December 2007.

Casey Connor ’03
is an associate producer in on-air promotions at the Oxygen network. She writes and produces commercials, including those for the Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency.

Jen Hatcher Grimshaw ’03 and her husband, Scott Grimshaw ’03, announce the Oct. 30 birth of Ryan Scott.

Scott Katona ’03 got married and moved to Toms River. He is a music teacher and band director in the Jackson Township School District.

Katrina Buscio Krapf ’03
and her husband, Jeff, announce the March 14, 2007, birth of Hayden James. Katrina teaches social studies in Bellmawr. The family resides in Deptford Township.

Ted Pugliese M’03
is the Middle Township High School principal.

Charles “CJ” Ryan ’03 is a police officer in Lower Township.

Katie Wheelock Thiemann ’03 married Sean Thiemann ’02 (Phi Kappa Sigma) on Sept. 15, 2006. The wedding party included maid of honor Erica Sorvino ’03, bridesmaid Kim Oliver ’03, best man Ron Dunster ’98 (Phi Kappa Sigma) and usher Jason Schneid ’02 (Phi Kappa Sigma). The couple honeymooned in St. Lucia. They live in Marlton and both work for Commerce Bank.

John Driscoll ’04 teaches language arts at Schalick High School in Pittsgrove.

Keith Goren ’04 teaches math and introductory engineering at Sacred Heart High School in Vineland.

Christopher Hillman ’04 and Daniellle Cuce Hillman ’04 were married on Oct. 13. They work for Erickson Retirement Communities.

Stacy Laksh ’04 is engaged to Jeffrey Szurek ’06.

Lauren Matthew ’04 is the managing editor of The Messenger-Press, a newspaper covering central New Jersey that is part of The Princeton Packet. She lives in Edison. Contact her at lauren108@gmail.com

Kenneth Metts ’04 married Marianne Gillespie in August.

Leah L. Baldino Albright ’05 married Frank A. Albright III on June 9. She is a contract specialist for the defense supply center in Philadelphia.

Deidre Basile Drawdy ’05 married Joseph Drawdy on June 23. The wedding party included Christine Moulder D’Alessandro ’05, Mary Anne Sparacio ’05 and matron of honor Jaylene Quinones Edmeads ’05.

Vinnie Futia ’05 is a software engineer at Lockheed Martin. He earned a master’s degree from Penn State Great Valley and will begin doctoral studies at Drexel in the fall. Vinnie thanks those in the computer science program for his education and for their support over the years.

Allison Chase Harris ’05 married Eric Harris on July 14. She earned a master’s degree in psychological counseling from Monmouth University. The couple live in Bayville.

Shawna Hurley ’05 is an account coordinator at Masterminds Advertising.

Christina Ivy ’05 teaches special education at the Harrison Elementary School in Livingston Township.

Amy Rush ’05 and David Drag ’05 got engaged in November. They plan to marry in October 2009. The wedding party will include Mallorie Troast ’05, Nadine Mastrogiacomo ’05, Lori George ’05, Marissa Pepe ’05, Andrew Lorenz ‘05, Brendan Doherty ’05 and Patrick Farley ’05.

Andrew N. Russell ’05 is working on a master’s degree at Montclair State University.

Jaclyn M. Schanz ’05 teaches kindergarten at Laburnum Elementary School in the Henrico County Public Schools in Virginia. She lives in Richmond.

Allyson Leigh Wisniewski M’05 is engaged to marry Brian Roberts in June. She is an account executive for Thomas/Boyd Communications in Moorestown.

Jonathan Barnes ’06 is pursuing a master’s degree in jazz performance at the Manhattan School of Music.

Casey Bartolf ’06 teaches physical education at Shore Regional High School in Long Branch.

Jennifer Lynn Berenato ’06 is engaged to Nicholas Stepenosky ’05, M’06. The couple plan a May 16 wedding.

Jennifer Adams Burns M’06 is a member of the communications team at Philadelphia Safe and Sound, a research and child advocacy nonprofit. On November 3, she married Ryan Burns. The wedding party included Sarah Caissey ’05 (Alpha Sigma Alpha). The couple reside in Somerdale.

Jenna Casteline ’06 (Theta Phi Alpha) is engaged to Ken Beverly ’05 (Tau Kappa Epsilon). Jenna teaches art at Stony Brook Elementary School in Rockaway. Ken is an engineer at Lakehurst Naval Air Engineering Station. They plan a summer 2009 wedding.

Edward Kunder ’06 is a police officer in Stafford Township.

Jacob “Jake” Buganski ’06 is director of communications and technology for the South Jersey Tourism Corp.

Tara Riddell ’06 is engaged to Dr. Matthew Brooks. She is the marketing director for USAIntern LLC.

Marisa DiGiovanni ’07 and Bob Manz ’07 are engaged and plan a destination wedding on Sanibel Island in June 2009. Marisa teaches fourth grade at Ambassador Christian Academy in Glassboro, and Bob works for the State of New Jersey in the Justice Department as an IT Analyst.

Colleen Dougherty ’07 is engaged to Rich Senor ’07. They teach math at Hammonton and Woodstown High Schools respectively. They plan a May 2010 wedding.

Lisa Heenan Gimpel ’07 is working on a paralegal certification at Widener University’s School of Law. She lives in Gibbstown with her husband, Bill, and their children, Aaron and Alison.

Michael Jasorka ’07 was one of the top 50 entrants in the AT&T and Platinum Studios Comic Book Challenge, an international competition. He is a freelance illustrator and is in a graduate program at Savannah, Ga., School of Art and Design.

Samantha Marker M’07 is the librarian at the Mount Laurel Library.

Leeza Nechay ’07 is a staff accountant at Cover & Possiter PA.

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