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2018 Classnotes


Brianna Marmol got engaged to Sam Ackerman on Oct 22, 2022. They will be married on Oct 22, 2023. After graduating from Moravian, Brianna used her degree to work for a local newspaper. Now she is back in grad school, studying to become a licensed professional counselor.

Elyssa Lowman is an Assistant Nurse Manager for the JSUMC NICU since September 2022


Lexi Kersten  and Hunter Ackerson ’19 got engaged on April 23, 2022 at the Washington Club Golf Course, in Washington, Connecticut. The proposal coincidentally happened on the 6th anniversary of the day they met at Moravian. They currently live in Bethlehem. Hunter is working full time and pursuing his Master's in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management. Lexi is working at Moravian University as the Assistant Director of Residence Life.

Sara Weidner published her first poetry book in August 2022! The book, “Forestbound,” is available to purchase through AMAZON.

Velvet Akemi ’17 married John Vonelli September 24, 2022

Kristy Christian  works at St. Luke's University Hospital Network as their Hospital Chaplin and Crisis Response Chaplin. Additionally, Kristy operates a private practice of spiritual direction. She continues to pursue additional training and certifications in chaplaincy, trauma informed care, and mindfulness. Kristy has received recognition from both her hospital superiors and co-workers for providing excellent spiritual care and emotional support to patients, their families, and hospital staff.

October 2021

Paige Hawk in 2019 published a new adult novel, titled The Wounds That Don’t Bleed. She is also currently engaged and is going to be married on Septemper 18, 2022.

After Shane Hansen graduated from his master's program, He earned his Six Sigma Green Belt, became OSHA 30 Certified, earned a certification in Project Management, and had his first article published in Molecular Simulations Volume 47 Issue 12.

May 2021

Sara Weidner and Shane Hansen '18 got engaged on April 3, 2021.  

November 2020

Ross Traphagen and Megan Bauman Traphagen '19 got married at an intimate outdoor ceremony on July 4, 2020 at the Red Mill Museum Village in Clinton, NJ.

February 2020

Brady Mutton is the new Pen Argyl Green Knights football coach. The 2014 Pen Argyl graduate was a standout lineman and state runner-up in wrestling during his high school career. He spent five seasons with the Green and White Youth Association as a defensive coordinator, starting that even while playing at Pen Argyl, and then spent three seasons at Pocono Mountain East. He was an offensive line coach and the freshman head coach.

Greyhound women’s basketball and track and field standout Ciara Stewart ’18 has been hired by Montclair High School, her alma mater, to coach shot-put and discus for the track and field team. Stewart also coaches the girls freshman team and assists with the varsity squad.

Rebecca Marucci MSAT ’18 traveled to Japan this past May to present a case study at the World Federation of Athletic Training & Therapy. This marks the first international presentation for a student or alumnus of the Moravian University MSAT program.