1. 2006: Winter 2017

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    2006

    Sharia Barksdale
    301-449-5891
    rdy2xplore@yahoo.com

    MJ Swicegood ’13 married Geoff Huntoon ’17 on Sept. 30, 2016, in Clarksburg, Md., at Seneca Lodge with friends and family. Geoff works as a development intern at Mosaic Power in Downtown Frederick, and MJ just accepted a position as evaluation manager at Lonza in Walkersville, MD.

  2. 2006: Winter 2015

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    Sharia Barksdale
    301-449-5891
    rdy2xplore@yahoo.com

    Amanda Reinken received her juris doctor from the Univ. of Baltimore School of Law in September. Her first son Zachariah was born February 2, 2015 and Catrina Cecil Wiles came to visit and meet him. Nilah Magruder ’05 a comics artist, attended Long Beach Comic Expo where she received the inaugural Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity for her action-adventure webcomic, M.F.K. (http://www.mfkcomic.com/). 

     

  3. 2006: Summer 2014

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    Elizabeth (Liz) Jones received the Maryland Library Association Emerging Leader award May 9, 2014 at the annual conference, and has been selected to attend the Maryland Library Leadership Institute July 21-25, 2014. She and boyfriend, Ryan Allen, have also purchased their first home in Boonsboro, MD.

    Tionna Bright walked off the campus of Hood College in Spring 2006 and has spent her time enjoying motherhood (Dominic-7/Christopher- 5/Jayden-3), working Full-time with the FDA, and recently received her M.S. In Psychology from the University of Phoenix.

  4. 2006: Winter 2013

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    Congratulations to Emily Odlum Andrews on her Oct. 8, 2011, marriage to Dr. Kevin Andrews. After the wedding, they moved to Greensburg, Pa., to open the integrative practice, True Health and Fitness (TrueHealthandFit.com). Emily earned her master of science in acupuncture and is a licensed acupuncturist. Dr. Andrews is a chiropractor and their practice has been booming ever since opening in June. Additionally, Emily was elected the secretary of the rotary of Westmoreland (http://rotaryofwestmoreland.org) and has been active in helping the community through that club. Emily and Kevin are now also proud homeowners and added a third dog to their family––Jinx, Monster and Digby.

    Stacy Carrico Van Dyken earned her master’s degree from The Johns Hopkins Univ., in May 2012. Good luck to Stacy as she works on her national boards. Singleton Newman is excited to announce that she is now the programming director at Power1047.com. Power1047.com is a commercial-free hip-hop and R&B Internet station that streams worldwide. Listeners can download the TuneIn app on their smartphones and visit www.power1047.com to listen online. Singleton shares a big thank you to Hood College Blazer Radio for giving her a start!

    Nicole Beall Solich has recently accepted a new job with the U.S. Coast Guard as a financial analyst. She is enjoying her new commute and being able to be home more often with her husband Adam and their two dogs. In addition, Nicole has started her third season as the assistant women’s lacrosse coach at Shepherd Univ., in Shepherdstown, W.Va. Congratulations to Sarrah Kiermayr Yoder and her husband Joel on the arrival of their first baby girl, Micah Gracelyn, March 27, 2012. Elaine B. Owens ’06 became engaged to Jason Maeser of Elkridge, Md., on Dec. 18, 2012. They met through a mutual friend and both work in the same office building in Columbia, Md. Most especially, Elaine looks forward to wedding planning with her mother, Suzanne Bertier Owens ’76. The wedding is planned for 2014.

    Class Reporters:

    Amy Beekley
    (301) 639-6374
    albeekley@gmail.com

    Sharia Barksdale
    (301) 449-5891
    rdy2xplore@yahoo.com

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