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Ginger Warwick Judge returned to campus for the ribbon cutting ceremony for the addition to the Ginger Judge Science Center on May 1, 2019.
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Margaret (Peggy) Renwick Tutone has spent the last 15 years working in Zurich. Recent travels include Scotland and England, South America, and Hawaii. Peggy toured Endicott College’s campus last year and describes it as incredibly beautiful and vibrant.
Linda White Price and her husband, Charlie, celebrate 58 years of marriage this year. They divide their time between Virginia and The Villages, Fla., and both play a lot of golf and have a close circle of friends at both homes.
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Patricia Barmore DiMartile was thrilled to return to campus this past August for an alumni event at Misselwood. Since jeans had been banned back when she was a student, it was the first time she was able to wear them on campus.
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Amy Bahr Lucker still lives in Honduras. She extends an invitation to anyone who comes down to please give her a call.
Carolyn Witt has been married (second time) to Doug for 31 years. Her daughter turns 50 this year and her son is 30. She is “living the dream” with her husband and winters in Venice, Fla.
Diane Nuber lives in Fort Myers, Fla., and had hoped to see the Endicott float in the St. Patrick’s Day parade. She ended up not making the parade because of her grandson’s fifth birthday. She has two lovely daughters and three beautiful grandchildren.
Barbara Urbanek Occhipinti relocated from Deep River, Conn., to outside of Myrtle Beach, S.C., this past fall. [Spring 2020]
Candace Copp Fredette is grateful to have been able to travel with the Endicott alumni group the past two years and make some terrific new friends. Her granddaughter, Maggie, has been accepted to Endicott as part of the incoming freshman class. Her granddaughter joins a legacy of proud Gulls alongside her aunt Michele Musiello Fredette 99, and cousin Sarah Gleason ’12. She also recently took a fun and informative Zoom flower arranging class through the Endicott alumni group. [Spring 2020]
Debbie Magnotta started out in retailing with Mercantile Stores, and then she went on to work as VP at one of the larger New York City ad agencies. She retired after a corporate merger and now enjoys her time traveling, enjoying the arts in the city, and caring for her mom. [Spring 2020]
Jane McLaughlin traveled to Cuba during the tiny window when travel was possible last winter. Her daughter lives and works in New York City and “I worry about her, while she worries about her old mom in Houston!” She still continues to practice law in Houston. [Spring 2020]
Kathi Schorer Keating would like to share, with a heavy heart, news of the passing of her dearest friend, Cindy Lepore Ardigliano, who succumbed to cancer on March 10, 2017. [Spring 2020]
Martha Kemp-Albert continues to volunteer at Hartford Hospital and enjoys her Friday morning knitting group in West Hartford, Conn., and recently finished her seventh Irish Fisherman sweater. She is excited to visit her summer home on Lake Champlain in upstate New York. [Spring 2020]
Terry McCue has reconnected with classmate Debbie Magnotta after discovering that her mother-in-law was friends with Debbie and her mom. They never connected the dots until Debbie mentioned that she graduated from Endicott and Terry’s mother-in-law responded that she did also. One thing led to another and they connected after 50 years! [Spring 2020]
The Class of 1969 celebrated their 50th Reunion June 7–9, 2019. Many classmates returned for a weekend of reminiscing thanks to the help of the committee members: Paula Chandoha, Melissa Hempstead, Barbara Burgess-Maier, and Dorthea Chiungos Xanthakis.
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Madeline (Bambi) Azarian has returned to Key West, Fla., after years of wanting to move back, and bought a house two months prior to Hurricane Irma.
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Heidi Bahr Fleming hosted a small alumni luncheon at her home in Wolfeboro, N.H., this past August.
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Fran Aceto recently celebrated her 10th year as an educational technician in special education at Lewiston Middle School (LMS) in Maine. Fran is the field hockey coach at LMS and is also the assistant basketball coach at Lewiston High School. She has been an active member of the Endicott College Alumni Council as the historian for over 10 years.
Trisha (Robbins) Clinch A.S.’92 B.S.’94 started a nonprofit organization in 2018 called Clawdia’s Cans, which donates handcrafted items made from upcycled cat food cans to animal shelters for fundraising purposes. She also launched an Etsy shop this year, called Cat Can Creations, where she sells her handmade items online. In addition to her charity work and online business, she enjoys her career as a full-time professional pet sitter on Massachusetts’ Cape Ann.
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Alisa de Gaspe Beaubien received Endicott’s Outstanding Alumni Award on Friday, June 7 as she celebrated her 25th Reunion.
Alisa Kriekis de Gaspe Beaubien successfully wrapped up her five-year term as President of the Endicott College Alumni Association and Board of Trustees member. [Spring 2020]
Jennifer Vincent's career led her into hospitality marketing with Vermont Independent Hotels, Trapp Family Lodge, and currently the Woodstock Inn & Resort. In the spring of 2019, she received her CHDM (Certified Hotel Digital Marketer) HSMAI certification. She also found a connection with Ashtanga Yoga and will be a certified Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) at the end of June 2020. [Spring 2020]
Linda Christensen and her husband eloped at Jackson Falls, N.H., on September 24, 2018. During the same year, Linda was promoted to a new role of compliance and project manager, operations at Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, Mass. She enjoys biking and hiking on trails in and around Boston. [Spring 2020]
Pamela Holley is a pre-kindergarten special education teacher in Mansfield, Conn. She lives on a small homestead in Lebanon, Conn., and is married with two children, ages 14 and 9. [Spring 2020]
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Belinda Baardsen was accepted to law school, then became a teacher at King Saud University and helped guide young women into becoming lawyers. She wants to say “go forth and slay, slay, slay...” because you can.
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Cindy Grove recently had a book published by ALA Editions titled Libraries and the Substance Abuse Crisis: Supporting Your Community. She graduated from Endicott with a B.S. in Psychology and went on to get a master’s degree in library and information science. She would like to thank Endicott for the education that made all of this possible. [Spring 2020]
John O’Connor has announced that he will be running as an at-large candidate for the Dover City Council. O’Connor and his wife, Linda, have lived in Dover, Mass., for almost 28 years. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in human resources.
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Conrad New York Downtown has announced the appointment of Jaun Gonzalez Izquierdo as its new hotel manager. In his position, Gonzalez Izquierdo leads hotel operations, focusing on enhancing the 463 all-suite property’s luxury standards of hospitality, and further elevating the international guest experience.
Matt Pitney and Ben MacEwen '18 were sworn in as members of the Waltham Fire Department. They were both hired at the end of 2019 and completed the Massachusetts Fire Academy earlier this year. [Spring 2020]
Melanie Scamman is an interior designer. Laura Zoulamis '88 is her former mentor and business partner. Laura graduated from Endicott in 1988 when it was still a two-year school. A few years ago they decided to leave the firm they were both working at and go out on their own. They have been in business (Bowerbird Design Collective) for three-and-a-half years and have been lucky enough to be featured in a few Maine-based design magazines, Decor Maine and Maine Home and Design. [Spring 2020]
Natalie Bogart was named by Progressive Railroading magazine as a "Rising Star" for 2020 (someone under the age of 40 who has made, or is making, a positive impact on his or her company, organization, department or team, and is viewed by others—peers, colleagues, supervisors, clients, or associates—as an up-and-coming leader in the rail industry). She is the Marketing Director at the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority and promotes the Amtrak Downeaster passenger rail service that operates five round-trips daily between Brunswick, Maine and Boston, Mass. She develops the strategic marketing direction, defines campaign strategies, manages social media accounts, builds customer relationships, and creates promotional communications, and also manages a small (but mighty) marketing team and sales outreach staff. [Spring 2020]
Brothers Nathan Girard and Nicholas Girard ’08 are opening a recreational marijuana retail store in Pittsfield, Mass. They are opening Bloom Brothers in Fall 2019, along with their third brother, Ben.
Philip Conrad will soon be leaving his position as principal of Andover High School to take charge of Bedford Public Schools. The Bedford School Committee voted unanimously to offer him the job and he accepted, the Bedford Citizen reported. Philip has led Andover High School since 2015. He has earned two master’s degrees, one in management from Lesley College in Cambridge, Mass., and one in educational leadership from Endicott. [Spring 2020]
Russ Friedland M’06 was named Associate Head Coach of Missouri State volleyball. Originally from Mansfield, Conn., Russ earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Endicott, where he lettered all four years in men’s volleyball. [Spring 2020]
Alaina Bliss Posluszny welcomed a son, Lincoln, on November 26, 2019. In February 2020, she moved into the Assistant Manager role at the call center of Encore Boston Harbor. [Spring 2020]
Alaina (Bliss) Posluszny was promoted to assistant chef concierge at Encore Boston Harbor. She is also expecting her second child, who will join two-year-old Eleanor in November. 
Andrea Laflamme and Jordan Laflamme welcomed their second daughter, Scarlett Mae Laflamme, on January 6, 2019. She joins older sister Aubrey June who is four years old.
Ashley (Wills) Cadrin and her husband, Jeremy, welcomed their son, Thomas James Cadrin, on December 9, 2018 at Beth Israel Deaconess in Plymouth, Mass.
Courtney Krajeski is currently living in Middleborough, Mass., working for Old Colony Elder Services as their volunteer coordinator. There, she gets to spend her time working with community partners, such as The Council on Aging and Habitat for Humanity, to identify volunteer opportunities and then recruit volunteers to fill those needs.
Courtney Patrick completed the 200-hour yoga teacher training certification, and is now a RYT 200 instructor teaching virtually, and excited to teach locally when able! [Spring 2020]
Courtney Walsh Patterson and her husband Jeremy welcomed their daughter, Claire Elizabeth Patterson, on January 30, 2020. [Spring 2020]
Erin Neuhardt opened her business, E Studio Events, in January 2018. There she acts as the event strategist serving organizations on a mission. She helps non-profit, entrepreneurial, and business clients to plan and implement their event strategies.
Lisa (Fazzino) Emanuele and her husband, Claudio, announced the birth of their daughter, Eliana Marie, on June 8, 2019.
Sarah (Voigt) Brown welcomed her second child, Ella Wesleigh Brown, on September 26, 2019. [Spring 2020]
Ted Ribaudo was married on August 24 in Grafton, Vt. He also spent an afternoon with fellow Gulls Matt George, Zack Ellis, Mike Suplicki, Mark Metcalf, and Matt Modoono during a cookout in early August.
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Alana White Giddens welcomed twin girls, Delia and Fay, on April 17, 2020. She has also been promoted to Marketing and Design Specialist at R.H. White Companies. [Spring 2020]
Alena Krystofolski Jewett welcomed a baby boy, Leo Joseph, on March 6, 2020. [Spring 2020]
Brian Kelly and wife, Christine, welcomed a baby girl, Madelyn Christine Kelly, on May 24, 2019.
Catherine She Hoffer welcomed baby Micah T on April 21, 2020. She also celebrated one year of American citizenship on April 17, 2020. [Spring 2020]
Elijah Gould has recently come back to the Endicott campus as an adjunct lecturer, teaching Intro to Web Design. [Spring 2020]
Jacqueline Lachance started a new job this past spring at Cx3 Ads, an email marketing company, in Sarasota, Fla. She heads her own department as the senior compliance executive.
Kelly Dillon and John Bedard would like to announce the birth of their son, Beau Antonio, on October 20, 2019. Kelly is the owner of Kelly Dillon Photography, which is still going strong. [Spring 2020]
Marissa Nicholson Belanger welcomed a baby girl, Madeleine Reagan, on December 10, 2019. [Spring 2020]
Samantha Tyler Bellows is celebrating her fifth year of business as co-owner of Coco's Coffee LLC in East Kingston, N.H. [Spring 2020]
For the last nine years, Andrew Story has been working in numerous roles at Comcast Cable, recently landing himself in a new promotional position which began April 20, 2020, as Senior Analyst, Business Support and Analytics. [Spring 2020]
Casey Pierce Burkinshaw and her husband welcomed their first child, Pierce James (PJ) Burkinshaw, on March 17, 2019.
Dottie Turcotte and Meghan Hope reunited with their children in Wilmington, N.C., at The Children's Museum. Dottie has two sons, Cole (1 year old) and Brock (5 years old), while Meghan's daughter, Isla, is about to turn 1 year old.
Sheena Hatch Vranas married her husband, Adam Vranas on April 18, 2020. Their wedding plans had to change due to COVID-19, however, they enjoyed an intimate wedding in Lenox, Mass. A celebration with friends and family is set for August 2020. [Spring 2020]
Caeli Byrne was married in the fall to a man she met during her post-college internship with the Patriots. Her aunt Suzanne Pillsworth Becker '89, owns a florist company in New York and did all of the flowers for the wedding. Caeli took her first trip to Endicott at six months old to watch her aunt graduate! [Spring 2020]
Casey Hoole was married on October 4, 2019 at Endicott.
Courtney (Barlette) LaBounty has two children, born December 23, 2016 and June 16, 2019. She works for her parents’ general contracting company and celebrated her five-year wedding anniversary in September.
Danielle Saintard Valiente married her husband, JP, on June 1 in Wilmington, N.C., where she has lived since graduating from Endicott. She says her wedding day was perfect, with two Endicott bridesmaids and many Endicott friends by her side. Her husband was unintentionally wearing Endicott colors, along with their dog, Cruz, and his green bowtie.
Garett Seney is a Mortgage Advisor in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire. He was married last year and is currently living in South Boston.
Geeta Sandberg gave birth to Fable Thomas Alexander Sandberg on November 14, 2019. [Spring 2020]
Jessica (Zoino) Flowers married David Flowers on July 14, 2019.
Kaylin Burke took a new job in May as a trauma, extremities, and recon sales representative with Stryker. During the weeks between jobs, she traveled to Florida’s west coast, the Kentucky Derby, and Colombia—Bogota and Cartagena.
Kerry Taylor MacDonald received the Eleanor Tupper Award at Endicott College on June 7, 2019 for her contributions to the alumni population and the greater Beverly community.
Kristen Bernard started a new career at Fidelity Investments in Boston as a director of digital planning experience. She married Max Linsky in September 2019.
Kristen Bernard started a new career at Fidelity Investments in Boston as a director of digital planning experience. She married Max Linsky in September 2019.
Kristin Koska Vacca and Michael Vacca recently moved from Texas back to Kristin’s hometown in California with their 9-year-old daughter, Avianna. Michael recently got a new position as a finance attorney at Latham and Watkins, LLP, in San Francisco. [Spring 2020]
Megan McBride ’10 married Robert Hassan on June 29, 2019.
Michael DiBella, a member of the New York Army Reserves, was activated in 2020 in order to aid humanitarian relief efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic. Captain DiBella was called to service to help support the Department of Defense’s emergency response initiatives in the creation of sites, movement of supplies, and maintenance of critical staff. These teams continue to work to support key medical personnel in New York’s fight against the coronavirus by treating victims and enabling the country to speed the time to a cure. [Spring 2020]
Rob Werkowski is working for KERN as an account executive that handles the AT&T email and marketing account. He is living in Santa Monica, Calif.
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Danielle D’Aveni Peacock and Adrien Peacock are expecting their second child in September 2020. [Spring 2020]
Francesca Cacace is engaged to Jason Lawrence. Their son, Luca, was born on September 11, 2017. They are getting married next September in Capri, Italy. She owns a clothing retail business for children in Bermuda called BLUKiDS Bermuda. She is also the director and event manager for KATKiDS, which is a charity that raises money for children in Nepal, Africa, and Bermuda.
Jeanna Barbieri started Pictures for Patients at her hospital, Lowell General, in Lowell, Mass. Jeanna got the idea to print out family photos for patients when a friend couldn't visit his father, who was seriously ill from coronavirus. [Spring 2020]
Jenna Cosgrove, who is the Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Rhode Island College, was named “Coach of the Year” in the Little East Conference this year. Ironically, her team is set to play Endicott for their opening game in November 2020! [Spring 2020]
Joanna Norko got engaged to Brian McLaughlin in October 2018 and is planning a summer 2020 wedding.
Kaitlyn Walker married Tyler Purskey on July 21, 2018. They have since purchased a home together in North Haven, Conn., and Kaitlyn has been a fourth grade teacher in Manchester, Conn. for the past three years.
Katy Hasek married Mark Airoldi in May 2019.
Lauren Maiola married Trevor Maynard in June 2018 in Stafford, N.H.
Lindsay McCarthy recently joined Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass & Metrowest.
Marlee Greer received her master’s degree in homeland security from Endicott and now works as an investigator for the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office. Picture provided of her, Nicole Potito, and Kim Hanley at her sister's wedding last year.
Melissa Destefano Sullivan and Sean Sullivan welcomed their second son, Conor, on January 28, 2019.
Melissa Thaler married Jesse Restivo in June 2019 in Topsfield, Mass.
Shawn Murphy enjoys life with his wife and three beautiful children. [Spring 2020]
Jay Hanley sees untapped potential in the Bristol Community College women’s basketball program. Hanley, the Bayhawks’ former men’s assistant, was hired as the head women’s coach at the school. He has spent the last six years working as a physical education teacher in the Boston Public Schools.
Amanda Lerner married Eric Trant this past summer. The pair honeymooned in Greece following the wedding.
Chrissy Gerrish married Jake Heger in South Carolina over the Fourth of July Weekend surrounded by family and many Endicott friends.
Alex Dodds won a few awards for his videography—The Knot Best of Weddings 2019 and WeddingWire Couples' Choice Award 2019.
Allison Lessard worked as an EMT for the past five years alongside full-time work as a case manager for the past year in mental health and elder services. She was accepted into the University of Massachusetts Amherst for the accelerated nursing program. She now rows with Boston Gay Rowers out of Community Rowing in Boston. The group went to Paris last fall and brought home silver and bronze medals.
Amy Bergeron is the 2019 American Heart Association Go Red for Women spokeswoman.
Anthony Fallon is the new Canton High School Football Coach. Fallon, a 1988 Canton grad, served as the Bulldogs’ offensive coordinator last season as Canton (10-1) advanced to the Division 5 South final for the second straight season. Anthony played on the 1987 team that advanced to an EMass Super Bowl despite playing every game on the road as Memorial Field was being renovated. He continued his football career at what was then known as Bridgewater State College, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in physical education. He added a master’s degree in education from Endicott and has been a teacher for the past 24 years. [Spring 2020]
Anthony Fulmine is teaching at Pembroke High School and graduated with a master’s degree from Endicott in May 2019.
Bentley Miller got engaged to Mike Droy, and they live together in Vermont. They are planning a destination wedding for 2021. She works at Office Environments as the client services rep and sales coordinator.
Brieanne Schneider married Tim Pouch on September 7, 2019. They are also currently buying a house and raising their adorable German shepherd puppy.
Caroline DeBruyckere started her own business, Mustard and Fig, and was featured on her first wedding blog. She started a new position and runs a wedding venue called The Greenhouse at Bittersweet.
Donna Clifford has an extensive background in holistic healing and works as an endoscopy nurse at Salem Hospital. She has taken her work in macrobiotics and energy medicine to a social media platform, founding
Ghaith Hamza completed a biotechnology master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University, works as a scientist for AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, and is enrolled in an industrial Ph.D. in biochemistry through the University of New Hampshire.
Hannah Kuhn is engaged to Oliver James Johnson. She also recently had her first film debut in the Film Score Fest in Minnesota.
Jessica Fusco married Don Stalling on April 27, 2019.
Kelsi Brown recently received her certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and has entered her fifth year teaching children with autism and other developmental disabilities. She is certified in both Massachusetts and New York.
Lauren Melkus launched her own company, The Denim Blonde, which is a clothing line of custom apparel.
Lorena Sifontes works at Urraca Private Island in Bocas del Toro, Panama, which is both an eco-lodge and a primate sanctuary for rescued monkeys. They recently started a mangrove reforestation program on the island and plan to expand it to neighboring indigenous communities.
Mackenzie Hurst lives in Portsmouth, N.H., with her fiancé, Scott. They are thrilled to announce that they are getting married in September 2020. She is also running her own personal training business, Elevate Fitness.
Pamela Woods earned her master’s degree in biomedical sciences from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). She is working as a research specialist at MUSC.
Patrick Cullen has worked for the Beverly Fire Department since this past December and graduated from the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy on August 9, 2019.
Paul Nichols earned his master's degree in special education: moderate disabilities from Lesley University. He started his second year teaching for the Waltham Public School District as a kindergarten special education teacher. He absolutely loves his dream job in a dream school district.
Sean Hennigan completed a research fellowship at the National Cancer Institute in the Washington, D.C., area. During that time, he designed a blood assay to detect cancer in its early stages with the potential to give insight into real-time response to treatment—the assay's design will soon be published. In the fall of 2018, he did a charity ride across Australia, from Perth to Sydney, raising funds for the nonprofit, RIP Medical Debt. In March, he joined Howard Hughes Medical Institute, where he works on developing molecular tools.
Thomas DeSimone married his wife, Stephanie, and started a new job as an assistant athletic trainer at the University of Wyoming.
Samantha Garrity has been the office coordinator and a professional tutor at the Center for Writing at the College of the Holy Cross since October 2018.
Sarah Galison graduated from Boston College with her master’s degree in social work and her husband, Patrick McDonagh, graduated from the Van Loan School with his Master of Business Administration. Two weeks later, they (and their daughter, Saffy) welcomed their new baby, Soren Blue, on June 3.
Alura Carbrey will be marrying Richard Ollio, who is currently working toward his master’s degree through Van Loan, in June 2020.
Christina Chow is a fourth grade teacher in Connecticut. Toward the end of her first year teaching, she received the district award for Rookie of the Year. She says: “When the Board of Education asked me where I attended college, I proudly told them I went to Endicott.”
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Joude Sahloul joined SV Design as architectural designer in its North Shore office’s residential department. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design from Endicott; her knowledge in lighting design and technical details comes from her background in residential and commercial design. Joude is a native of the North Shore, fluent in Arabic, and an avid traveler. She finds design inspiration from her travel destinations and her Middle Eastern background. When she’s not drafting, Joude likes to spend time with her family and friends. [Spring 2020]
Kelsey O’Keefe was hired as an event sales manager at Beauport Princess Cruiselines.
Madison Odryna was hired by Curriculum Associates as an events & communications coordinator.
Sinead Carthy was offered a full-time position at Virtual, Inc., where she interned. She was hired as a marketing and public relations coordinator.
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