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Class Notes Archive — 2000s

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Jody Sinclair ’00 accounting, is a tax adviser for H&R Block, Green Bay.

Heather (Dorner) Trevarthen ’00 computer science, is the owner of Ellipse Fitness Center, Green Bay.

Lue Yang ’00 economics, is based in St. Paul, Minn., as a sales manager with Western-Southern Life Insurance Co.

Kate Filipiak ’01 business administration, is executive director at the Collegium Internationale Allergologicum, a professional association for those devoted to the study of scientific and clinical problems in allergy and immunology, based in Milwaukee.

Amy Roznowski ’01 public administration and political science, is an officer/ AH-1W pilot for the United States Marine Corps, San Diego, Calif.

Bruce Rudolph ’01 business administration, is the vice president of the structured finance group at Fifth Third Bank in Chicago.

Rebecca (Burch) Mack ’02 public administration, is a health insurance specialist for the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Longmont, Colo.

Michael J. Mailander ’02 political science, is a consular officer with the U.S. State Department.

Chancellor Collins ’03 business administration, is a women’s health sales representative for PDI-Roche Diagnostics in San Diego, Calif.

Jennifer Degener ’03 human development, is an academic adviser for Bellin College in Green Bay.

Benjamin Nelson ’03 environmental science, is the assistant director for the Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary in Green Bay.

Derek Neumann ’03 business administration, is a market research manager for Rasmussen College in Bloomington, Minn.

Jolene (Garvey) Pintar ’03 business administration, is the owner of Garvey Chiropractic, Green Bay.

Lisa (York) Evenson ’04 master's in environmental science and policy, is a sustainability manager for KI in Green Bay.

Sara (Smith) Heidenreiter ’04 communication processes, is the producer of “Real Milwaukee” for WITI Fox 6, Milwaukee.

Carrie (Richter) Helke ’04 elementary education, is a third-grade teacher for the Wausau School District.

Erin (Vandenboogaard) Kraft ’04 human development and psychology, is a licensed behavioral health specialist for Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, Appleton.

Jon Lindh ’04 history, is a teacher and athletics director for Westosha Central High School in Salem, Wis.

Melissa (Zahorik) Moody ’04 business administration, is the assistant vice president - portfolio manager at Associated Bank in Green Bay.

Jennifer Morse ’04 psychology, is a match support specialist for Big Brothers Big Sisters, Green Bay.

Jillian (Schofield) Banser ’05 human development and psychology, is a school counselor for Wisconsin Rapids Public School District.

Jocelyn Berkhahn ’05 communication processes and political science, is a constituent services director for U.S. Congressman Sean P. Duffy, Wausau.

Sarah (Ciganek) Brzozowski ’05 Spanish, is a program specialist for professional practice advancement for the UW Hospitals and Clinics in Madison.

Dana (Hartzheim) DeCair ’05 communication processes and political science, is the residence director for the University of Illinois.

Andrea (Koebernik) Hug ’05 communication processes, is the special events manager for Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin, Butler.

Amanda (Behr) Koch ’05 psychology, is the assistant director of residential life at Valparaiso University in Indiana.

Megan Kroes ’05 communication processes, is the meetings manager for Executive Director, Inc., in Racine, which provides professional services for medical, trade and scientific associations.

Jodi Niemi ’05 art and communication of the arts, is a customer service representative with Georgia Pacific, Green Bay.

Crystal Pollack ’05 accounting, is the manager for Schenck S.C. in Appleton.

Paul Skoraczewski ’05 business administration, is the director of human resources for Northland College in Ashland, Wis.

Jodie (Kreil) Wunsch ’05 human biology, is a lead histotechnician — a medical-lab specialist who prepares tissue for further examination — for Dermatology Associates of Wisconsin in Manitowoc.

Joseph Andrews ’06 business administration, is the executive director of real estate finance for national retailer Cato Fashions based in Charlotte, N.C.

Michelle Behm ’06 human development and psychology, is a student development specialist for Texas Woman’s University in Denton.

Molly Bendzick ’06 humanistic studies, is a billing specialist at the University of Minnesota.

Jenna Check ’06 business administration, is the associate director of conference services for The American Club Resort in Kohler.

Jared Day ’06 business administration, is an insurance agent for the Jack C Loyda & Associates agency in Shorewood, Wis.

Michelle (Welnicke) Haese ’06 and ’09 human development and psychology and master’s in social work, is a social worker and AODA counselor for the Wisconsin Department of Corrections and the Kettle Moraine Correctional Institution.

Kathy (Mlaker) Jicinsky ’06 human development and psychology, is the assistant director of the Harry T. Wilks Leadership Institute at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.

Tammy Resulta ’06 communication processes, owns and operates Tammy’s Touch Photography in Green Bay, specializing in weddings, special events and creative individual and family portraits.

Jillian Wineland ’06 psychology, is a staff member with the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. In late 2012 she graduated from the City University of New York’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice with a master’s in forensic psychology.

Michelle Achterberg ’07 interdisciplinary studies, is an associate attorney with Guelzow Law Offices in Eau Claire.

Sharon Cichon ’07 interdisciplinary studies, is the director of Green Bay-based Premier Revenue Solutions business consulting, serving medical practitioners.

Adam Halfmann ’07 communication processes, is assistant athletics director for marketing and promotions with Green Bay Athletics.

Andrea (Wegner) Kuzniar ’07 human development, teaches financial management skills at Corrective Solutions in Rockford, Ill. She is also the board secretary of the Junior League of Rockford.

Alyssa (VanderHeyden) Kwasny ’07 business administration, is a human resources and wellness coordinator for Faith Technologies, Inc., Menasha.

Maria (Breu) Lewis ’07 social change and development, is an attorney for Kohn Law Firm in Franklin.

Rachaele (Meyerhofer) Petersen ’07 business administration, is a branch manager for Fox Communities Credit Union, De Pere.

Stephanie Ruckheim ’07 business administration, is the general manager for Nicolet Country Club in Laona, Wis.

Marilynn (Krass) Shorey ’07 interdisciplinary studies, of Sobieski, is a residential real estate agent for Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group.

Erin Sigler ’07 English, is the customer care work director for Associated Bank, Stevens Point.

Kristi (Schroeder) Tasch ’07 human development and psychology, of Stockbridge, Wis., works in claims and customer service for Humana.

Sarah Beckman ’08 social work, is a development coordinator for Family Services in Green Bay.

Megan (Mylener) Cheney ’08 business administration, is a pricing specialist for transportation at Georgia Pacific in Green Bay.

Tamarisk (Theusch) Ehlert ’08 human biology and psychology, is a senior independent living assistant for Homes for Independent Living, Green Bay.

Curt Haag ’08 communication, is a tournament director for the American Junior Golf Association in Braselton, Ga.

Samuel Hansen ’08 mathematics, of Niagara, Wis., is a director and podcast producer for, focused on online programming dealing with breaking math and science news.

Megan Harvey ’08 biology and environmental science, is a staff scientist for compliance with ERM, an environmental, health, safety, risk and consulting service in Appleton.

Cassandra Heizler ’08 human biology, is a sub-acute physical therapist for Banner Health in Avondale, Ariz.

Amanda Knack ’08 political science and public administration, is the economic development specialist for the City of West Bend.

Jackelyn Kosmatka ’08 political science, is an administrative staff associate with the Laughlin Constable ad agency office in Milwaukee.

Kelly McCormick ’08 biology, is a senior research compliance analyst for Aurora Healthcare, Inc., Milwaukee.

Former Phoenix soccer star Tosaint Ricketts, who concluded his eligibility in 2008, is seeing playing time at forward for Canada’s national team as it attempts to qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Amanda (Meleski) Sormrude ’08 human biology, is a registered nurse with St. Francis Hospital, West Allis.

Brad Zuleger ’08 accounting, is an investment accounting associate for Artisan Partners investment management, Milwaukee.

Brian Bar ’09 psychology, is the program coordinator of experiential education at the University of South Carolina. He received his master’s in educational leadership and policy analysis at UW-Madison.

Michelle (Michaels) Blakley ’09 nursing, received her master’s as an acute-care nurse practitioner from Georgetown University. She works today as a nurse practitioner with the advanced heart failure team at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, the largest private hospital in the nation’s capital and the teaching and research center for Georgetown Medical School.

Holly Bourret ’09 urban and regional studies and English, is a business automation analyst with UW-Madison.

Katelyn Broda ’09 communication, is an admissions adviser for UW-Green Bay.

Ashley (Hilgart) Deaver ’09 psychology, is a program manager for Rasmussen College, Wausau.

Matthew Dufek ’09 mathematics, is an actuarial analyst at Secura Insurance in Appleton.

Mark Johnsen ’09 interdisciplinary studies, is an accountant for Bay Motor Transport, Green Bay.

Mary Kong ’09 business administration, is a recruiter for Innovative Services, Inc., Green Bay.

Nichole Merckes ’09 First Nations Studies and English, of Wittenberg, Wis., is a supportive care worker for the Ho Chunk Nation’s health department.

Amanda (Zinda) Paskey ’09 accounting and business administration, is an accountant for Baker Tilly Virchow Krause in Madison.

Tyler Rosenberg ’09 business administration, is a sales manager for Aerotek Scientific, Germantown.

Christopher Smith ’09 computer science, is a delivery consultant for Logicalis in De Pere.

Elizabeth (Schmitt) Teunissen ’09 human biology, is a WIC (women, infants and children) nutritionist for the Wee Care WIC center in the Milwaukee area.

Casey Tillery ’09 nursing, is an adult nurse practitioner for the Internal Medicine Clinic in Meridian, Miss.

Jamie (Froh) Tyrrell ’09 and ’11 elementary education and master’s in applied leadership for teaching and learning, is a third- grade bilingual teacher with the Green Bay Area Public Schools.

Greg Walter ’09 mathematics, is a computer support specialist for Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Green Bay.

Tom Bagnall ’10 elementary education, is the Americorps VISTA project manager for the Racine Unified School District.

Stacy (Liverseed) Berry ’10 psychology and business administration, works in inside sales for the Nord Gear Corp. (think machinery, not clothing) headquartered in Waunakee, Wis.

Meaghan Gleason ’10 psychology, works in the diversion crisis facility at Innovative Services, Inc., Green Bay.

Lauryn Grimando ’10 communication, is an associate media producer for Vitamin Pictures production studio in Chicago.

Kristin (Schoenike) Knaack ’10 accounting and business administration, of Clintonville, is a financial analyst for Timberland Inc.

Andrew Otto ’10 business administration, is a trip permits specialist for J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc., a safety and risk management firm based in Kimberly.

Rachel Reshower ’10 human development, is an elementary school counselor for the Wisconsin Heights School District in Cross Plains. She received her master’s in counseling psychology in May 2012.

Cayla (Schueler) Wessley ’10 business administration, is a staff member with Aerotek, a recruiting and staffing company in Appleton.

Tiffany Wilhelm ’10 psychology and French, is a crisis stabilization supervisor for the La Causa Inc. human services agency in the Milwaukee area.

Jaclyn Zwerg ’10 design arts, is a graphic designer for Ed Bozarth Chevrolet in Lone Tree, Colo.

Jenna Cornell ’11 English and theatre, is an adjunct communications instructor for Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in Green Bay. She is also a freelance journalist for

Aaron Damrau ’11 history and political science, has received the top first-year award for legal research and writing presented by the Hamline University School of Law in the Twin Cities. He sends along thanks to Prof. Andy Kersten for being a stickler on formal writing.

Laura Hill ’11 business administration, is a staff accountant for Hartung Brothers, Inc., a diversified agribusiness corporation based near Madison.

Ashley (Zenefski) Kane ’11 accounting, is a corporate accountant for Green Bay Packaging, Inc.

Brian Muenzenmeyer ’11 computer science, is a software developer for Orion Energy Systems, Inc., Manitowoc.

Manda Plout ’11 environmental policy and planning and environmental science, is a quality auditor for Kraft Foods Inc., Madison.

Julie Schenk ’11 design arts, is a graphic designer and production manager for the Antigo Area Shopper.

Steven Teclaw ’11 environmental policy and planning, works in quality assurance for Tosca LTD, Green Bay, and as head coach of the Phoenix men’s and women’s ski team.

Mark Ard ’12 political science, is an employment support coordinator for the Center for Veterans Issues in Milwaukee. He is an eight-year veteran of the United States Marine Corps.

Elizabeth Borck ’12 psychology, is a house supervisor at New Community Shelter, Inc. in Green Bay.

Mitchell Daun ’12 business administration, is an account executive for Press Gazette Media-Gannett Media in Green Bay.

Jonathan Eckelberg ’12 communication, is a copywriter for Shopko Corporate in Green Bay.

Scott Gates ’12 business administration, is a collection coordinator for Johnson Controls, Racine.

Amanda Frisque ’12 human biology, is a food service specialist for the Green Bay Area Public School District.

Nathan Grossenbach ’12 accounting, is an audit associate for Hawkins, Ash, Baptie & Company in De Pere.

Joseph Jung ’12 geoscience, is the assistant pool manager at Hawks Landing Golf Club in Verona.

Andrew Kasel ’12 information sciences, is a customer service planner for Green Bay Converting.

Margaret Katz ’12 nursing, lives in Mokena, Ill., and works as a registered nurse at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Sarah (Van Slambrouck) Lipinski ’12 accounting and business administration, is a financial accountant for Schreiber Foods Inc., Green Bay.

Tricia Mahnke ’12 communication, is a project manager for Videonow Productions in Appleton.

Patrick McGregor ’12 urban and regional studies, is a research associate for Hanley Wood Market Intelligence, an independent real estate research and analytical firm in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Thomas Sutphin ’12 history, of Green Bay, has military experience with the U.S. Army and as a site systems administrator and IT specialist with Prometric testing services, Green Bay.

Joshua VandenBusch ’12 human development, is an executive team leader (human resources) with Target in Fond du Lac.

Julie Wojta ’12 accounting and business administration, earned a training camp invite with the WNBA’s San Antonio Silver Stars. She starred last season for Belfius Namur in Belgium’s top league.

Angela (Gilson) Wolf ’12 interdisciplinary studies, is a service manager for Langlade Ford, Antigo.

Benjamin Charles ’13 human biology, works in corporate sales and service with Fitnessology in Green Bay.

Emily Faber ’13 business administration, is an account specialist at Georgia Pacific in Green Bay.

Melissa (Nowak) Manke ’13 accounting and business administration, of Menomonee Falls,is a staff accountant for DDN, a provider of outsourced services and logistics to the life sciences industry.

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