Class correspondent:
Lori Vargo Heffner

Posted 9/29/17

Malvern Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Malvern Federal Savings Bank, announced the appointment of Rona Korman, Esq. as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Bank.  Rona is the former General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer of Center Bancorp, Inc.  Prior to Bancorp she was General Counsel for Big M, Inc.  Most recently Rona has been in private practice representing financial institutions, real estate developers and retail companies.

Posted 2/23/17

We are sad to report that Marlene Nixon Merz passed away on January 29, 2017.

Posted 1-31-17

We are sad to report that Robin Unangst passed away on January 3, 2017.

Posted 10/31/16

We are sad to report that Lois Rehberg Beamer passed away on October 8, 2016.

Posted 6/24/15

Suzanne Stianche has joined Discover Lehigh Valley as national sales manager.  Suzanne serves as the board chairwoman for Lehigh Valley Children’s Centers and is the philanthropy chairwoman and past president for American Advertising Federation Greater Lehigh Valley.

Posted 3/31/15

Lori Vargo Heffner has filed a petition to run for Northampton County Council.  Lori is a licensed psychotherapist, with advanced degrees from both Temple University and Kutztown University.

Posted 7/1/14

Susan Mowrer Benda is the district director of elementary curriculum and instruction administrator with the Bensalem Township School District.

Posted 3/31/14

William P. Feigley, Ed.D was honored at the Bethlehem NAACP 69th Annual Freedom Fund Dinner on Sunday, February 16.  An honoree for dedication and service to minority students in the Bethlehem community, Dr. Feigley was presented with this year’s award by Esther M. Lee, President of the Bethlehem, NAACP.  He has been a school counselor in the Bethlehem Area School District for 26 years, and is currently assigned to Freedom High School.
Health insurer Aetna has named Laurie Riley Brubaker to head its operations in Pennsylvania, Delaware and West Virginia.

Posted 10/31/13

At a special ceremony, on October 12, in Orlando, Fla. Barbara Crothers Kremenski, DO ’82 received the College of American Pathologists Public Service Award.  A U.S. Marine Corps Colonel, Dr. Crothers is the program director of the National Capital Consortium’s anatomic and clinical pathology residency program.  She is also the medical director of cytopathology at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., the initial domestic treatment and recovery site for most overseas causalities among U.S. military personnel.

Posted 9-27-13

Vanessa Schukis will be celebrating her 25th anniversary as a singer and choir member of the Old North Church in Boston on November 10, with a concert at the Church.  Donations that are received from the concert will go to the Wounded Warrior Project and the Old North Church.
Emil Giordano celebrated his retention campaign for Northampton County Judge in September.

Posted 3/24/13

Rona Korman Greifinger has been appointed senior vice president and general counsel of Center Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of Union Center National Bank.

Posted 3/11/13

Bonnie Walton Jordan lives in Medford, NJ with her husband, John, of 25 years and their two children, Drew, age 19 and Karleigh, age 17.  Drew is a sophomore at Cabrini College in Radnor, PA majoring in psychology and Karleigh is a junior in high school.  Bonnie is employed by Catholic Charities Diocese of Trenton as the program director of their Emergency and Community Services program in Burlington County NJ, a hunger and homelessness prevention program where she has worked for the past 13 years.

Vanessa Schukis has published her second book, Mr. Dimes.  To view more details or order it view <http://www.bookemon.com/book-profile/mr-dimes/254325>.

Posted 1/6/13

David Sommers recently had a showing of his art at Fox Optical’s gallery in Bethlehem. Some of his works can be found at his website www.davidsommersart.com. David continues to teach and coordinate some of the diversity and multicultural programs at Moravian Academy.

Posted 7/30/12

Reunion Homecoming-October 12-13, 2012

Posted 6/27/12

From the Alumni House:
We are sad to report that Joseph Karoly passed away on June 15, 2012.

Posted 5/11/12

From the Alumni house:
Moravian’s Head Softball coach, John Byrne picked up his 600th career victory on April 9 in the second game of the non-conference doubleheader sweep at Delaware Valley College. Byrne becomes the 14th active NCAA Division III softball coach, and the 20th Division III coach of all-time to reach 600 career wins.  He has built Moravian into one of the best NCAA Division III softball programs in the country. 

Posted 1/31/12

From the Alumni House:

Jeff Bartlett was recently appointed North Whitehall Township’s first full-time manager.

Posted 8/1/11

From the Alumni Office:
We are sad to announce that Kathryn Romberger passed away on Monday, July 7, 2008.

Posted 10/6/10

From the Alumni House:
          We are sad to announce that Theodore Keyser passed away on Friday, August 20, 2010

Posted 9/1/10

From the Alumni House:
          Vanessa Schukis writes that she will be performing the National Anthem at the Boston Redsox game on September 3, 2010 at 7p.m. EST.

Posted 1/7/10

From the Alumni House:

Dave Sommers, while teaching high school Spanish is pursuing his art in his free time.  He currently has a new website for his art, www.davidsommersart.com.

            Vanessa Schukis performs opera, oratorio, and musical theatre. She is finishing her first semester as a guest faculty professor in the graduate opera department at New England Conservatory in Boston, Massachusetts.


Posted 12/1/09

From the Alumni House:
          Dave Sommers, while teaching high school Spanish is pursuing his art in his free time.  He currently has a new website for his art, davidsommersart.com. 

Posted 4/20/09

From the Alumni House:

Dr. Lisa Laury-Kleintop, assistant professor at the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, received a two-year grant award from the American Heart Association for the project “Bin 1 Adaptor Protein and Cardiomyopathy.”