Class NotesFall 2012

Fall 2012 class notes: 2000–2010


Oliver John was born to Josh & Dayla Wiley Thurston ’00 November 10, 2011. The family lives in Shelbyville, Ind.

Adena Grace was born to Scott and Michelle Beightol Hayse ’01 ’06 on November 12, 2011. She joins her brother, Andy, and sister, Annalea, at the family’s home in Franklin, Ind.

Kalle Addelin was born to Dustin ’01 and Renna Davidson Waalkens ’01 on February 3. She has a brother, Carter, and sister, Kinley. The family lives in Indianapolis.

Cameron Causey ’02 recently earned the CLU designation from the American College. He is a financial representative with Northwestern Mutual and assists individuals, business owners, and professionals with financial security and estate planning. He lives in Indianapolis.

Bearett Francis was born to Keith and Symantha Crane Dion ’03 March 13. Bearett has three siblings, Mark, Zander, and Quinton. The family lives in Lowell, Ind.

Isaiah James was born to Jim and Jessica Carl Irven ’03 on April 25, 2011. He joins his sister, Brianna, at the family’s home in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Rob Mager ’03 is an account manager at Aerotek Commercial Staffing. He lives in Indianapolis.

Lucy Elizabeth was born to Adam ’04 and Grace Wilhoite George ’04 on February 23. Adam is an assistant principal at Andrews High School, Andrews, S.C. Grace is a special education teacher at McDonald Elementary School in Georgetown. Adam and Grace are the boys’ and girls’ tennis coaches at Georgetown High School. They live in Pawleys Island, S.C.

Jessica Wegg Moland ’04 ’06 is the owner of Jessica A. Moland, Attorney at Law, LLC in Indianapolis. She also lives in Indianapolis.

Suzi Elizabeth was born to Sean and Julie Ruehl Ernst ’05 ’06 on March 3. She joins her brother, Brady, at the family’s home in Cincinnati.

Heather M. Taylor ’05 passed away February 21. Survivors include her parents; her brother, Davey; and her grandmother, Edna. She lived in Monticello, Ind.

Andy Hammond ’06 and Anne Muskopf were married June 30. Andy is a financial representative for Northwestern Mutual in Indianapolis and serves on the UIndy Alumni Board of Directors. They live in Indianapolis.

Griffin Michael was born to Tim and Stephanie Freed Hine ’06 ’09 on January 17. The family lives in Butler, Ind.

Crystle Collins Helderman ’07 is a receptionist at Target Metabolism in Greenwood, Ind. She lives in Greenwood.

Lydia Ostermeier ’07, who earned her master’s degree in nursing administration from UIndy, has been hired as associate vice president of the Executive Search division at B. E. Smith Inc., a Kansas-based healthcare leadership solutions firm. She has served for the past five years on the board of directors for the National Association for Health Care Recruitment, most recently as president.

Charley Hammond ’08 and Jessica McCollum ’12 were married on July 14. Charley is a sales representative and manager for Aqua Systems in Avon, Ind. Jessica works for Indiana Members Credit Union in Indianapolis. The couple lives in Indianapolis.

Abra Jo Adragna Nieten ’08 married Joseph “Scott” Nieten on August 13, 2011. Abby is editor for the College Network. The couple lives in Noblesville, Ind.

Samantha Cotten ’09 is the marketing and communications coordinator at Raybourn Group International Association. She lives in Carmel, Ind.

Christa Edwards ’09 is an occupational therapist at Tru Rehab LLC., Madison Healthcare Center in Indianapolis. She lives in Greenwood, Ind.


Emily Church ’10 is an occupational therapist in Indianapolis at the Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana. She lives in Indianapolis.

Courtny Cotten ’10 is a user experience designer for Universal Mind. He lives in Carmel, Ind.

Kiersten Hindahl ’10 is an occupational therapist at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab Castleton in Indianapolis. She resides in Indianapolis.

Kyle D. Miller ’10 is a sales executive at Martin Marketing in Elkart, Ind. Martin Marketing is a promotional products company owned by Brad Martin ’84. Kyle lives in Goshen, Ind.

Annmarie Reuzenaar ’10 married T. J. Schwartz on December 31, 2011. She is an occupational therapist at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health located in Lafayette, Ind. The couple lives in Carmel.

Crystal Haney Stephen ’10 is an occupational therapist at Waters of Dillsboro in Batesville, Ind. She lives in Canaan, Ind.

Anna M. Wright ’10 has passed her National Board of Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) and is awaiting licensure from the states of Indiana and Tennessee. She lives in Seymour, Ind.

Brittany Behrendt ’11 is an occupational therapist with Comp-Health. She resides in Antioch, Ill.

Damon C. Brown Sr. ’11 died February 27. Survivors include his mother, Betty; sons, Damon Jr., DeJon, and Cory; and brother, Darrell. He lived in Indianapolis.

Brittany N. Miller ’11 is a per diem nurse at Parkview Hospital and Lutheran Rehabilitation Hospital. She resides in Spencerville, Ind.

Erin Stinchcomb Peterson ’11 is an occupational therapist at Franciscan St. Francis Health in Indianapolis. She lives in Indianapolis.

Katie Pitchford ’11 is an occupational therapist at Lifespan Therapy/Cardon Harbour Manor in Noblesville, Ind. She lives in Carmel.

Jennifer N. Ray ’12 is a registered occupational therapist at Tricare Rehab, the Waters of Martinsville, in Martinsville, Ind. She lives in Indianapolis.

Carly Decker ’12 is an occupational therapist at Westside Village Health Center in Indianapolis. She lives in Indianapolis.

Jessica Robertson Herceg ’12 is an occupational therapist at IU Health Arnett, located in Lafayette, Ind. She lives in Zionsville.

Allison Easterhaus ‘12 married Eric Honeycutt on January 7. Allison is an occupational therapist at the University of Louisville Hospital. She lives in Louisville, Ky.

Julie Harrison Kniptash ’12 is a registered occupational therapist at Owensboro Medical Health System in Owensboro, Ky. She lives in Evansville, Ind.

Theresa Zmijewski Maloney ’12, a registered occupational therapist, is employed at Easter Seals Crossroads in Indianapolis. She lives in Fishers.

Olya Mangusheva ’12 is a registered occupational therapist at Children’s TherAplay Foundation. She lives in Zionsville, Ind.

Emily Mink ’12 is an occupational therapist at Cornerstone Pediatric Rehab, in Danville, Ind. She lives in Greencastle.

Amy Kwiatkowski Pfeffenberger ’12 is an occupational therapist at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation in Carmel, Ind. She and her husband, John Pfeffenberger ’11, live in Indianapolis.

Lindsey Roszkowski ’12 is an occupational therapist at Rehab Strategies-Weitminister Village North in Indianapolis. She lives in McCordsville.

Amy Todd Spencer ’12 is an occupational therapist at Meadow Lakes American Senior Community in Mooresville, Ind. She lives in Greenwood, Ind.

Dominic Toscano ’12 is an occupational therapist at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab in Greenwood, Ind. He married Shannon Allison ’09 on May 5. The couple lives in Indianapolis.

Miranda Luttrell Wellington ’12 is an occupational therapist at Wishard Health Services in Indianapolis. She lives in Indianapolis.

Bonita L. (Chandler) Snellenberger, of Martinsville, Ind., died June 3, 2012. The wife of longtime UIndy art professor Earl G. Snellenberger, Bonnie had taught a drawing course at the University. A graduate of the Herron School of Art, Bonnie exhibited widely as a fine artist and received many awards for her work. Bonnie and Earl co-authored and illustrated more than thirty books.

Greyhound Olympians

Dalton Herendeen is the fourth UIndy student-athlete to represent his country in Olympic competition and the first since his assistant coach, Orel Oral ’04 ’08,
competed for Turkey at the 2000 and 2004 games. The first Greyhound Olympian was football and track standout Dick Nalley ’77 with the U.S. two-man and four-man bobsled at Lake Placid, finishing fifth in the two-man. Randy Heisler ’86 represented the U.S. throwing the discus at the 1988 Games, finishing 17th.


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