1997

Class correspondent:
Tiffany Shenman
Tiffshen2@aol.com

Posted 3/31/14

Heather Whary Turner and her husband, Marion, welcomed their new daughter, Colbie Snow, on February 22, 2014.  Colbie joins her big sister, Baxter Peach, and big brother Quinn Charles.

Posted 10/31/13

We are sad to report that Mary Ann Mittnacht passed away on October 3, 2013.
Carla Thomas Lindenmuth is now working as a librarian at Rodale in Emmaus, Pa.

Posted 1/6/13

Tiffany Shenman  currently lives in Hoboken, NJ where she been a  realtor with Prudential Castle Point Realty for the last 12 years. In addition she works at the Guttenberg School District as a teacher of students with autism. After a whirlwind year of recovering from losing her Hoboken home in a fire earlier in the year, things have certainly turned around for her and she ended 2012 on an amazing note. She became engaged to Fred Volze on their 5 year anniversary on December 8th. They will be married on May 26th, 2013 in Hoboken, New Jersey and cannot wait to begin their new lives together.

Posted 7/30/12

Reunion Homecoming-October 12-13, 2012

Posted 6/27/12

From the Alumni House:
Carla Thomas is living in South Whitehall Township and working at the Allentown Art Museum of the Lehigh Valley. Her children are Coby, 10, and Jana, 8. She is finally (and slowly) pursuing a master’s degree in library science from Clarion University, after having worked in several libraries over the years.

Tamara Tucker-Mehlig received the Professional Staff Excellence Award from Northampton Community College where she is assistant to the president.
Posted 5/11/12

From the Alumni House:
The Lehigh University Police Department has honored Cpl. Anthony Gallagher as the Ninth Annual Police Officer of the Year.  Gallagher, a six-year member of the LUPD, was chosen by a committee of representatives from across the university community.  LUPD chief Ed Shupp commended Gallagher’s dedication to campus safety through his supervision of the Community Police Unit, which debuted in January 2010.

Jennifer Kastle Goudy and husband John are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Reagan Elizabeth Goudy, on April 14, 2012.
Posted 4/3/12

We are sad to report that Wallace Christopher Westervelt passed away on March 21, 2012.

Posted 1/31/12

From the Alumni House:

Jessica J. Sterner and husband Tim Miller are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Violet Clove Sterner Miller, born on September 25, 2011.  They live in Durham, NC.

Posted 11/2/11

Sean and Renee Szabo ’96 Richardson had a son, Brendon Thomas Richardson, on January 6, 2011. Brendon joined his big brother Colin.

Posted 6/8/11

From the Alumni House:
Heather Whary Turner, and her husband, Marion Randolph Turner, are proud to announce the birth of their second child, Quinn Charles Turner.  Their daughter Baxter Peach is doing a great job as a big sister.

Posted 1/26/11

From The Alumni House:
Royce Jacomen accepted a position as the Coordinator of Assistive Technology for the Virginia Department of Education's Training and Technical Assistance Center at Virginia Tech University.

Posted 11/30/10

From the Alumni House:
Kyle Warmkessel '97 and Kristie Korab '96 were married on 10/23/10.

Posted 10/29/10

From the Alumni House:

Janine Misevich Rossi and husband Peter Rossi welcomed a second son, Jeremy Paul, on August 26, 2010.

 

Posted 9/1/10

From the Alumni House:
Christine Dolan Dunn writes that she and her husband, Ed Dunn, welcomed their second daughter, Rebecca Rae, on January 14, 2010.

Posted 7/6/10

From The Alumni House:
    Heather Whary Turner and her husband, Marion Randolph Turner, had their first child this year. Their daughter, Baxter Peach Turner, was born on March 11, 2010.

    Hillary Bond won second place in the United States of America Snowboard Association Nationals Slalom at Copper Mountain, Colorado.

Posted 5/4/10

Janine Misevich Rossi and husband Peter welcomed a son, Joseph Peter, on December 14, 2007. Janine is in her 13th year teaching English at Kings Park High School in Kings Park, NY.

Posted 3/4/10

From the Alumni House:      
Janine Misevich Rossi and husband Peter welcomed a son, Joseph Peter, on December 14, 2007. Janine is in her 13th year teaching English at Kings Park High School in Kings Park, NY.

Posted 2 /5/10

 From the Alumni House:

                Kris McGurrin Rooney and her husband Mike Rooney are proud to announce the birth of their second son, Matthew Shawn. Kris is a Pediatric Hospitalist at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pa                   Janine Misevich Rossi and her husband, Peter, welcomed a son, Joseph Peter, on December 14, 2007. Janine is in her 13th year teaching English at Kings Park High School in Kings Park, N.Y.                                                                                                                                                                    
Posted 1/7/10

From the Alumni House:

George Marut has joined the Ivy League Mortgage, an Affiliate of First National Bank of Chester County, as business development manager of the Lehigh Valley/Pocono office. He has more than ten years experience as a loan originator, banker, manager and regional director.

Posted 11/2/09

From the Alumni House:
Lauren Baksa received a promotion over the summer. She is now the Corporate Office Manager at PennMed. She writes, “I love my new job. I think I am finally using my MBA.”

Posted 9/1/09

From the Alumni House:

Jason Roeder is the football coach at Freedom High School in Bethlehem. In his four seasons with the Patriots he has compiled a 26-19 record. Their success has been in large due to his instruction, as they have improved their record every consecutive year since he began. Not only does Roeder coach but he also teaches social studies at Freedom. He resides in North Bethlehem with his wife Jen.
Posted 8/3/09

From the Alumni House:
Elizabeth Tyler Bugaighis has joined the board of directors of the Community Services for Children for an initial three-year term. Bugaighis is the new dean of education and academic success at Northampton Community College. She heads the education, early childhood education, special education, and English as second language departments. Her additional responsibilities colleges wide include student retention and persistence initiatives, developmental education, tutoring services, and an NEH grant. She earned her doctorate in educational theory and policy from Penn State University. She holds a master's degree from Kutztown University and a bachelor's degree from Moravian College.

Posted 4/20/09

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