Class NotesWinter/Spring 2021

Winter/Spring 2021: Class Notes

Class notes in this issue of Portico represent those submitted between May 15, 2020 and November 30, 2020. Class notes submitted after November 30, 2020 will be featured in the next issue.

2010-2020

Pamela Guerrero ’20 was named as an Axis leader by the Indiana Latino Expo/City of Indianapolis.

Daryl Hutson Jr ’20 is a family case manager with the Indiana Department of Child Services.

Hallie Hunziker ’20 married Aaron Kelly on September 19th, 2020 in Jamestown, Indiana.  Isabel Tintera Graham ’19 served as a bridesmaid.

Anthony Heygood ’20 is a developer at Flaherty & Collins Properties in Indianapolis.

Bolanle Oladokun ’20 is the community development blocks grant program manager for the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs.

Hannah M. Wuest ’19 is the new assistant women’s volleyball coach at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI.

Derek J. Magee ’19 has been promoted to senior accountant at Donovan CPAs in Indianapolis.

Rebekah Mathew ’19 is a clinical data specialist for pediatric cancer research at UTSW Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.

Michelle J. Ferguson ’18 has been named executive assistant to the CEO at JCC Indianapolis.

Kaley Gatto Thacker ’18 and husband welcomed son Marty David on October 23, 2019.

Jordan Loyd ’16 has signed a contract with KK Crvena Zvezda in Serbia. The team is a member of the Basketball League of Serbia, the Adriatic Basketball Association League, and the EuroLeague.

Bradley Wiseman ’15 has been promoted to manager of hospital services for the Indiana Donor Network.

Ryan Barnett ’13 is Co-Chief Resident, PGY-4 Anesthesiology at Wake Forest Baptist Health and has provided anesthesia services for surgery in Winston-Salem North Carolina throughout the pandemic.

Andy Gipson ’12 is joining “News Nation” as a Supervising Producer. The new three-hour primetime national newscast premieres Sept. 1 on WGN America.

Maxwell Frempong ’11 was recently promoted to vice president financial center manager at Fifth Third Bank Chicago.

Emily Church Miller ’11 ’12 and husband adopted Jonah Odysseus Miller, who was born on June 23, 2020.

Brock L. Easton ’10 has been promoted to partner at Alerding Castor LLP in Indianapolis.

Brandie Thomas ’10 and husband celebrated the birth of Elijah Thomas, born January 26, 2020, and official adoption on May 20, 2020.

Justin Kemker ’10 ’15 and Erika Kemker ’12 welcomed son Benjamin Robert on September 12, 2020. He joins his big sister Marley at home.

Chelsea Anderson ’10 is the new executive director of the Indiana Conference for Women.

2000-2009

Nakia M. Douglas ’09 is the new principal at Normandy High School in St. Louis, MO.

Paul M. Voigt ’09 is the new superintendent for the Caston School Corporation in Rochester, IN, effective January 1, 2021.

Benjamin Reed ’08 works in the emergency department of multiple hospitals in the Austin, Texas area.

Hannah Corbin ’06 has professed her final vows with the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

James Rust ’06 is a registered nurse in the Louisville, KY area.

Christina Liggett Golay ’04 was promoted to Branch Supervisor of Indiana Members Credit Union Community East Hospital branch.

Kimberly S. Moore ’03 is the new head women’s golf coach at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI.

Kim Jones ’03 was named Partner and Co-owner of Willow Marketing.

Elizabeth M. Ramsey ’01 has been named executive director of the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee athletes’ advisory council in Colorado Springs, CO, effective July 20, 2020.

Angela M. “Angie” Steeno ’00 has been promoted to managing director at Crowe LLP in Indianapolis.

Dara Faust ’00 and husband welcomed Desmond Statnon Hosten on February 27, 2020.

1990-1999

Daniel W. Struck ’99, head coach of the boys’ wrestling team at Jeffersonville High School in Jeffersonville, IN, has been elected to the Indiana Wrestling Coaches Hall of Fame.

Jerry Padgett ’98 became a shareholder and director of the law firm of Taylor DeVore & Padgett, P.C.

David Leske ’94 founded the law firm Lekse Kirk, LLC, with offices in Fishers and Greenwood in October 2020.

Greg Everling ’92 has been promoted by PNC Bank to senior vice president and market manager for commercial banking in central and southern Indiana.

1980-1989

Cindy Marks ’82 ’83 retired from FedEx in June 2020 after 37 years.

Shoshanna Everhart ’81 has been selected by Gov. Eric J. Holcomb as ombudsman for the Indiana Department of Child Services, effective September 14, 2020.

Sid Hall ’80 is recipient of the Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University 2020 Distinguished Alumnus Award.

1970-1979

Vince Flecker ’73 retired from teaching at Zionsville Middle School after 23 years in 2017. In January 2020 Vince published his first novel, What Family Does. It is a heartwarming story about how two families came together through the depression and beyond World War ll. All profits from the book are being donated to Neighborhood Fellowship church’s free inner city health clinic. Books can be purchased through Authorhouse.com or on Amazon.

Jon Burroughs ’72 writing as J. Paul Burroughs wrote Mister 20 which was out in July in the Murder 20/20 anthology.

J. Donald Cossairt, ’70 retired from the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, IL in February 2020 after almost 42 years of service reaching the rank of Distinguished Scientist. Don remains a Scientist Emeritus at Fermilab, a Distinguished Emeritus Member of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP), a Fellow Member of the Health Physics Society, and a member of the American Physical Society. He continues to live with his wife Claudia in Aurora, IL

1960-1969

Don Felten ’60 has relocated across the state of Florida from the Jacksonville area to Bradenton.