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Class Co-Chairs
J. Christopher Collins
Elizabeth Palomba Sprague
Kathleen L. Wiese
Lee Ann Baggott, M.D., has been elected president of the Board of the American Lung Association of Maine. Leigh Anne (Conyngham) Brodsky is the senior vice president of consumer products for Nickelodeon. In November, the board of directors of United Services Inc., Dayville, Conn., announced that Diane L. Manning has been named the president/chief executive officer of the company, effective in April. Francis R. McCarthy, D.M.D., maintains a private dental practice in Andover, Mass. Kevin P. McEneaney, who works as an institutional sales trader, has recently accepted a new position as a partner with Tom Weisel Partners in San Francisco, Calif. Joseph E. Mullaney III recently joined the Boston law office of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, as a partner in the firm's business and finances section. Mullaney focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and public securities offerings. Regina Ott Sommer recently joined a new Internet start-up company, Revenio Inc., as vice president and chief financial officer. Andrew M. Wallace and his wife, Lynne, announce the birth of their daughter, Jillian, on Oct. 20. 

Class Co-Chairs
James G. Healy
Elizabeth Stevens Murdy
William J. Supple
William J. Acton is a partner in Advancement Partners, a capital campaign consulting firm specializing in private Catholic secondary schools and colleges. Timothy J. Dwyer announced the birth of his son, Sylvester Caroll, on Oct. 16. Donna M. LaFontaine, M.D., has joined the staff of the Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, in its obstetrics/gynecology department. She is also an assistant clinical professor at the Brown University School of Medicine and a member of the staff of Women's Health Care Specialists in Pawtucket. 

Class Co-Chairs
Robert E. Chmiel
Jean Kelly Cummings
Thomas P. Joyce Jr.
John P. "Jack" Fowler, who is the associate publisher of the National Review in New York City, is the majority leader of the board of aldermen in Milford (Conn.) and a GOP spokesman. Robert J. Paulhus Jr. has been appointed vice president of commercial lending at Clinton (Mass.) Savings Bank; his responsibilities include promoting and managing relationships with new and current commercial customers. Elizabeth (O'Donnell) Randall and her husband, Roger, announce the birth of their daughter, Kristen Emily, on July 29. 

Class Co-Chairs
Patricia G. Haylon
David J. Trasatti
Laura (Liakos) Clark and her husband, Bill, announce the birth of their daughter, Julia Nicole, on Sept. 23. Clark is the marketing coordinator for Lamprey Health Care, Newmarket, N.H. In October, Margherita M. Desy was promoted to the position of curator of the USS Constitution Museum and the Charlestown (Mass.) Navy Yard. Kathleen C. Doyle is a principal in the Boston commercial real estate firm of Thompson Doyle Hennessey and Everest. Karen (Muldoon) DuBrucq and her husband, Glenn, announce the adoption of their children, Emma and Glenn. DuBrucq, who received her master's degree in computer science, currently works part time as a Web programmer for Tripos Inc. in St. Louis, Mo. Mark C. Gillespie, who continues to be associated with the Secret Service, was recently transferred to the organization's field office located at the World Trade Center in New York City. In July, Christopher C. Grisanti joined two partners to start the investment firm, Spears, Grisanti and Brown, in New York City. Maureen A. Holahan-Saling and her husband, Tim, announce the adoption of their children, George Timothy "Gorsha," and Katerina Therese "Katya," on Oct. 29, in Bryansk, Russia. Gregory G. Maher and his wife, Sue Ellen, announce the birth of their daughter, Emily, on Oct. 25. Maher continues to serve as deputy general counsel of the Local Initiatives Support Corp. in New York City, a charity supporting the redevelopment of poor neighborhoods nationwide. William F. Martin Jr. was recently elected to a two-year term on the Lowell (Mass.) City Council. William F. Monroe Jr. is the chief operating officer of Allmerica Investments Inc. in Worcester. Rosemary Comerford Reid and her husband, Paul, announce the adoption of their son, Daniel Thang Comerford, on June 23, 1999, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Daniel W. Rosa has recently been promoted to the director of psychological services and training for the Chelmsford (Mass.) Public Schools. Nancy Burke and George A. Salter announce the birth of their son, Charles Alexander, on Sept. 9, 1998. Paul L. Schiff, an independent diet consultant, has been the owner of Mannatech Inc. in Worcester since 1998. 
MARRIED: Darrell C. Byers and Margaret J. Mode, on Oct. 16, at the Old South Church in Boston.

Class Co-Chairs
Fred J. O'Connor
Richard W. Shea Jr.
Joseph J. Bradley, M.D., a board certified radiologist, recently joined Fulton Radiology, the group that provides service to Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville, N.Y. Brian P. Maher has been named the dean of math and sciences at Catholic Memorial High School, West Roxbury, Mass.

Class Co-Chair
James M. O'Neill
Grace M. Calamita has joined the Springfield, Mass., law firm of Doherty, Wallace, Pillsbury and Murphy as an associate. Peoples Heritage Financial Group, parent of the Worcester-based Family Bank, has named Paul B. Forester vice president in its asset-based lending group; his responsibilities include new business development in central and eastern Massachusetts. Michael R. Kraemer, who teaches math at Medfield (Mass.) High School, has been certified as a master teacher by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. Jennifer (Hulburd) Murray and her husband, Thomas, announce the birth of their son, Thomas Matthew, on Sept. 24. George H. Parsells III and his wife, Pam, announce the birth of their son, George Henry, on May 10, 1999. Kathleen (Iovene) Sullivan is now teaching eighth-grade science in Franklin, Mass. 
MARRIED: Thomas A. Grady Jr., M.D., and Carolyn M. Shank, on Oct. 9, at Immaculate Conception Church, Fayetteville, N.Y. Erica L. Ramsden and Michael J. Azevedo, on July 3, at St. Louis de France Church, Swansea, Mass. 

Class Co-Chairs
Patrick L. McCarthy Jr.
Kathleen A. Quinn
Kathleen Kelly Bates and her husband, Wayne, announce the birth of their son, Ronan Kelly, on July 18. Daniel J. Belluche and his wife, Regan, announce the birth of their son, Matthew, in September. John A. Dalton has recently been named chairman of the English department at Keshequa Central High School in Nunda, N.Y.; he also serves as an adjunct professor at Genesee Community College, Batavia, N.Y., teaching English composition. Elizabeth (Gillard ) Giamportone and her husband, Todd, announce the birth of their son, Dominic Frederick, on Nov. 30. Elizabeth A. "Lisa" Hayes and her husband, Arnoud Waller, announce the birth of their daughter, Isabel Barbara, on Oct. 6. Hayes, who has been living in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, for 10 years, is currently working for an international health network, Health Action International, as an editor and writer. Marc S. Lampkin is currently serving as the deputy campaign manager of the "George W. Bush for President" campaign in Austin, Texas. Elizabeth Hannigan Lander and her husband, Chris, announce the birth of their daughter, Mary Margaret "Meg," on Sept. 4. Lander currently works as a psychiatric clinician on an inpatient children's unit at Acadia Hospital in Bangor, Maine. Lawrence R. Lonergan II and his wife, Karen, announce the birth of their son, Christopher Connor, on July 31. Lonergan recently opened a private law practice in New York City, specializing in commercial and real estate law. Lynn (Basilio) Mason and her husband, Howard, announce the birth of their daughter, Erin Kathleen, on Nov. 17. Thomas M. Meuser and his wife, Christy, announce the birth of their son, Aaron Michael, on Oct. 21. Meuser recently joined the faculty of the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo., as a research assistant professor in the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center. James J. Ostromecky, D.D.S., who maintains a private practice in Spencer, Mass., traveled to Thailand in September where he helped Burmese refugees. In March 1999, he volunteered his services in La Romana, Dominican Republic. Elizabeth (Andreoli) Smiley and her husband, Mark '87, announce the birth of their daughter, Grace Elizabeth, on July 3. Christopher C. Stulb and his wife, Erin, announce the birth of their daughter, Meagan Louise, in October. 
MARRIED: Lawrence R. Lonergan II  and Karen O'Connor, on Sept. 26, 1998, in Verona, N.J. 

Class Co-Chairs
Erin B. Grimes
Kathleen E. Moylan
James W. Nawn Jr.
Joanne M. and Christopher J. Aventuro announce the birth of their son, Matthew Thomas, on Oct. 4. Christopher is now an associate with Stern Keiser Panken and Wohl, a trust and estates firm in White Plains, N.Y. Timothy M. Boulay and his wife, Julia, announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Julia, on May 12, 1999. Kimberly Ferri Cakebread and her husband, Ken, announce the birth of their son, Carson Ferri, on Dec. 27. Joseph F. Cistone has been named vice president, community and philanthropic programs, at the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland Foundation. Sally A. Comcowich and her husband, Warren Haskovec, announce the birth of their daughter, Malia Elizabeth, on Oct. 29. Comcowich received her Ph.D. in pharmacy from Northeastern University. James M. Doyle, M.D., is associated with a group anesthesiology practice in Charlotte, N.C. David M. Emanuel, D.M.D., recently joined the oral and maxillofacial surgery practice at MetroWest Oral Surgical Associates in Framingham, Mass. He is a staff member of MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham and Natick and the Milford-Whitinsville Regional Hospital. Moira (Recesso) Goodman and her husband, Tim, announce the birth of their son, Henry James, on Nov. 9. Gregory G. Lynch, who graduated from the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) Academy in November, is currently assigned to Engine Company 152 on Staten Island. Stephen J. McCormack recently accepted the position of director of science and technology development at the newly founded Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences in Claremont, Calif. R. Andrew Richards recently spent two weeks in Tunisia studying classical and Islamic architecture. Jon H. Ringel is currently working at the U.S. Secret Service headquarters, Washington, D.C., and at the White House, as an intelligence agent. Catherine Robertson-Souter and her husband, David, announce the birth of their daughter, Scarlett Claire Robertson Souter, on Oct. 23. Robertson-Souter is a free-lance writer, working from her home in New Hampshire. Karen O. and Joseph N. Sidari, M.D., announce the birth of their son, William, on Dec. 18. Mark W. Smiley and his wife, Elizabeth '86, announce the birth of their daughter, Grace Elizabeth, on July 3. Deborah (Lyons) Ward and her husband, John, announce the birth of their son, Michael Thomas, on Oct. 26. Aline (Doino) Weiller is the assistant director of marketing at the Senior Network, a marketing communications company in Stamford, Conn. Christopher C. Wenger, M.D., and his wife, Holly '89, announce the birth of their son, Christian Mayer, in August 1998. Maureen W. Young has been named a partner in the Albany, N.Y.-based law firm of Bond, Schoeneck and King. 
MARRIED: Julie A. Reeves and Andrew H. Campbell Jr., on Nov. 6, at St. Catherine's Church in Hillside, N.J. 

Class Chair
Paul E. Demit
Paul J. Botelho, M.D., and his wife, Leonarda '89, announce the birth of their daughter, Kathryn Marie, on Oct. 29. Stephen M. Brusini has been named a shareholder at the Providence, R.I., law firm of Visconti and Boren Ltd. Charles G. Hannigan has been named vice president of institutional marketing with the investment management firm, Loomis, Sayles and Co.; his responsibilities include marketing the company's products to corporate plans in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and West Coast regions. Jane F. O'Scannlain is the executive director of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps: Northwest. In January, J. D. Rehm Jr. was named advertising director for Vanity Fair magazine in New York City. Mary Noeth Slattery and her husband, Keith, announce the birth of their daughter, Victoria Mary, on Jan. 5. 
MARRIED: Stephanie W. Fell and Ian M. Rose, on Oct. 23, in Spring Lake, N.J. Daniel P. Judge, M.D., and Susan E. Dorman, M.D., on Aug. 14, at St. Alban's Church, Danielson, Conn. Michael J. McCann and Carolyn Greeley, at St. Barnabas Church, Portsmouth, R.I.

Class Chair
Christina M. Buckley
Eric R. Benson, M.D., is now in private practice with five other orthopedic surgeons in Manchester, N.H. Leonarda (Cusumano) Botelho and her husband, Paul '88, announce the birth of their daughter, Kathryn Marie, on Oct. 29. Anne M. Comi, M.D., and her husband, Nicholas, announce the birth of their daughter, Marion Christine, on Nov. 17, 1998. Comi, who completed her pediatric neurology residency at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Md., in June 1999, is now junior faculty there; she is currently pursuing research in the molecular neurobiology of epilepsy and the Sturgs-Weber syndrome under an NIH research training grant. Jennifer A. Coyle is currently working for GE Capital Market Services in London, England. Jill Catalano Feig, M.D., who works as a preventive medicine consultant at Brooks Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, tracks and analyzes diseases of military importance for the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General; she has recently become certified in general preventive medicine. John A. Franchi Jr. is now working at the U.S. embassy in Bahrain in the Persian Gulf. Dennis J. Golden and his wife, Jennifer '90, announce the birth of their son, Samuel Patrick, on Aug. 28. Barbara (Geary) Hadelman and her husband, Peter, announce the birth of their son, Daniel, on Nov. 30. Jeanmarie Genirs Josling continues to work at Lehman Brothers Inc. in New York City. Maura O'Brien McDermott and her husband, Mike, announce the birth of their son, Declan Michael, on Aug. 13. Robert P. McGovern has recently accepted a position with the Manhattan district attorney's office. Carolyn (Hansberry) Miller and her husband, Chris, announce the birth of their son, John Edward, on Aug. 19. Lynne D. and Timothy L. O'Keefe announce the birth of their twins, Caroline Jean, on Aug. 28, and Patrick Joseph, on Aug. 29. Lynne is a partner with the West Hartford, Conn., law firm of Atlas and Hudon. Timothy is an attorney with Updike, Kelly and Spellacy in Hartford. Allison (Sherlock) Simpson and her husband, Terry, announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Laura, on Nov. 5. Lisa Domal Sweeney and her husband, Sean, announce the birth of their son, Liam Michael, on Sept. 13. Sweeney is currently working part time as a family doctor at Dedham (Mass.) Family Practice Associates. In August, Timothy J. Treanor was appointed an assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York. Holly Mayer Wenger and her husband, Christopher '87, announce the birth of their son, Christian Mayer, in August 1998. 



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