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  Class Notes
     
    1925-1979

1980-1989

1990-2000

1980
Class Co-Chairs
J. Christopher Collins
Elizabeth Palomba Sprague
Kathleen L. Wiese
Joanne de Guardiola, an interior designer, is the president of Joanne de Guardiola Design Inc., in New York City; the September 2000 edition of Architectural Digest featured the article, "Joanne de Guardiola/Blending Arts and Antiques in her 1850s Manhattan Town House." Kathleen (Cavanaugh) Korycki and her husband, Mirek, announce the birth of their son, Neil Patrick, on Sept. 3, 1999. The Dec. 6 edition of the Lancaster (Mass.) Times featured a profile of Rev. John F. Madden III, who has served as pastor of Our Lady of Jasna Gora Parish, Clinton, Mass., since 1998. Ronald K. Perry spoke to student athletes at B.M.C. Durfee High School, in Fall River, Mass., as part of the "Life's Playbook Program," sponsored by Verizon Communications. Perry, a commercial real estate agent in Boston, is one of 40 distinguished members of the Verizon Academic All-American Hall of Fame who are speaking to students across the country as part of this program. 

1981
Class Co-Chairs
James G. Healy
Elizabeth Stevens Murdy
William J. Supple
John T. Crisafulli has recently been elected a principal of Tofias Fleishman Shapiro & Co., a certified public accounting and consulting firm in Cambridge, Mass. John J. Ferriter, a member of the Holyoke, Mass., law firm of Lyon Ferriter & Fitzpatrick, teaches municipal and employment law at the University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute in Boston. In October, LeCroy Corp., Chestnut Ridge, N.Y., announced the appointment of Thomas H. Reslewic as president of the company; he is to continue in his present position as chief operating officer. Michael J. Tuohey maintains a private law practice in Rochester, N.Y. 
MARRIED: Michael J. Tuohey and Ellen Merkel, on Aug. 12, in Rochester, N.Y. 

1982
Class Co-Chairs
Robert E. Chmiel
Jean Kelly Cummings
Thomas P. Joyce Jr.
John T. Andreoli was recently elected vice chair of the board of trustees of the Worcester Medical Center / St. Vincent Hospital, the newly constructed medical complex in downtown Worcester. Lauren Battista Ehlers is president of DesignerOutlet.com, an Internet company she started four years ago. In September, ChannelWave Software Inc., Cambridge, Mass., announced the appointment of Robert W. Guillocheau as the chief financial and operating officer of the company. Kevin F. Healy, D.D.S., and his wife, Sarah-Ann, announce the birth of their child, Dylan, on June 15. Healy, who is with the U.S. Embassy in Peru, served as an observer with the Organization of American States for the Peruvian presidential elections. Christopher J. Kelly and his wife, Shirley '83, announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Rice, on March 3. In September, Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Almond announced the appointment of Thomas F. Kogut as acting deputy director of communications.  Christopher M. Millard has accepted a position as vice president of development and a partner at Kestrel Communications, a television/Internet programming and production company in Atlanta, Ga. Mark E. Reid is now the manager of programming development with Seacoast Laboratory Data Systems Inc. in Portsmouth, N.H. 
MARRIED: Lauren A. Battista and Michael Ehlers, in St. Andrew's Dune Church, Southampton, N.Y., on July 15. 

1983
Class Co-Chairs
Patricia G. Haylon
David J. Trasatti
John P. Delea Jr. has been named the chief financial officer of Quantum Bridge Communications Inc., based in Andover, Mass. Margherita M. Desy, who became the curator of the USS Constitution Museum in Boston in October 1999, provided color commentary on the live simulcast of Boston's WCVB Channel 5 / History Channel coverage of "Sail Boston 2000," the tall ships event which took place in July. Rev. Kevin G. Donovan is currently serving as the administrator of Sacred Heart Parish, Waterbury, Conn. Shirley C. Kelly and her husband, Christopher '82, announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Rice, on March 3. Timothy J. Mahoney is the director of equity trading for the Americas at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), Merrill Lynch's asset management group in Princeton, N.J. Joseph A. Newell, M.D., and his wife, Ellen, announce the birth of their daughter, Marissa Rose, on April 12, 1999. Newell continues to practice pediatrics in Norwich, Conn.

1984
Class Co-Chairs
Fred J. O'Connor
Richard W. Shea Jr.
Vincent H. Eruzione is the associate athletic director at Curry College in Milton, Mass. Michael A. Korchak and his wife, Nadine, announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Nadya, on March 9. Korchak is the senior assistant district attorney in Binghamton, N.Y. Diane (MacNutt) Landers and her husband, Philip, announce the birth of their daughter, Evelyn Natalie, on Jan. 22, 2000. Sherry B. Levin is now vice president, communications, for Mr. Golf Development. In addition to managing "Shirley Levin's All-Stars Basketball Camps" at Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass., she serves as an analyst for women's basketball on national television. Christa M. Sheehan has recently been promoted to regional business manager for New England at Bloomberg Financial Markets in New York City. 

1985
Donald G. Ganim II, M.D., and his wife, Joann, announce the birth of their son, William Anthony, on June 20. Loretta (Greene) Gorman and her husband, Michael, announce the birth of their daughter, Erin Loretta, on Aug. 14.

1986
Class Co-Chairs
Patrick L. McCarthy Jr.
Kathleen A. Quinn
Suzanne Spencer Cameron and her husband, Steve, announce the birth of their son, Peter Spencer, on June 29. Lisa Maiolo Daley and her husband, John, announce the birth of their daughter, Kelly Rae, on July 10. Christopher M. Marrs and his wife, Maychin, announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Lee, on Oct. 8. Marrs is the quality control manager for Neutrogena Corp. in Los Angeles, Calif. Kathleen Wach and her husband, Peter Ellsworth, announce the birth of their daughter, Grace Anne, on Aug. 30. Wach is currently working part time as the pro bono counsel for the Washington, D.C., law firm of Miller & Chevalier.
MARRIED: James P. Melendez and Jeanette Chavez, on July 8, at St. Brigid Church, San Diego, Calif. 

1987
Class Co-Chairs
Erin B. Grimes
Kathleen E. Moylan
James W. Nawn Jr.
Virginia A. Conti recently assisted the United Way of Massachusetts Bay with its annual fund-raising campaign by serving as an account manager in the organization's "loaned employee" program. Nicholas M. Mascoli III, M.D., and his wife, Deneen, announce the birth of their daughter, Julia Elizabeth, on July 20. Jane C. Morrissey and her husband, Christopher, announce the adoption of their daughter, Eve Hye-Yung, who was born in Seoul, South Korea, on Aug. 11, 1999. 
MARRIED: Carolyn C. Donnelly and Ellsworth Jack Remson, on June 24, at St. Augustine Church, Gainesville, Fla. 

1988
Class Co-Chairs
Ellen S. Conte
Paul E. Demit
Brian T. Barnsley and his wife, Kathryn, announce the birth of their son, Ian Matthew, on Oct. 14. Elizabeth H. Blaney and her husband, Kevin '89, announce the birth of their daughter, Bridget, on Sept. 29, 1998, and their son, Thomas, on Sept. 17. Elizabeth M. "Beth" Bradshaw and her husband, Bruce, announce the birth of their daughter, Casey Jane, on April 4. John A. Callinan and his wife, Margaret, announce the birth of their daughter, Madison Elizabeth, in June. Martha Jane Keily Gagnon and her husband, Stephen, announce the birth of their daughter, Dianna Rose, on Aug. 14. William A. Gilmartin, M.D., and his wife, Laura, announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Rose, on May 4. Gilmartin is a general internist with the University of California-Davis, in Sacramento. In January 2000, Michele M. Giroux established a new company, Ocean Financial Group, Westbrook, Maine, specializing in investments, insurance and retirement plans. Kelly Ann Guariglia is now practicing law with Gibbons Del Deo in Newark, N.J., in the firm's employment law group. Amy Guise Hemphill and her husband, Jim, announce the birth of their son, Alexander Dallett, on Aug. 30. Kathleen (Reilley) Izzo and her husband, John, announce the birth of their daughter, Grace Katherine, on July 12. Thomas F. Jessop Jr. and his wife, Cathy '89, announce the birth of their son, Colin James, on May 31. Kevin F. Leavey, who is an associate actuary with the Keyport Life Insurance Co., Boston, has been named a fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA). Kathryn (Furio) MacKenzie and her husband, Keith, announce the birth of their daughter, Christina Kathryn, on July 26. Paula Nelligan McEvoy, M.D., works part time as a pediatrician in Needham, Mass. Heidi Mechley-Felton and her husband, Mike, announce the birth of their daughter, Audrey, on March 27. Carolyn (Prohovich) Medeiros and her husband, Frank, announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth, on Oct. 25, 1999. James M. Meyer and his wife, Leah '89, announce the birth of their daughter, Veronica Rose, on April 13. Jane F. O'Scannlain and her husband, Mike, announce the birth of their son, Henry Nolan O'Scannlain-Miller, on Oct. 26. Kelly Enright Schmelter and her husband, Peter, announce the birth of their son, Keith Patrick, on April 9. 

1989
Class Chair
Christina M. Buckley
Kevin J. Blaney and his wife, Elizabeth '88, announce the birth of their daughter, Bridget, on Sept. 29, 1998, and their son, Thomas, on Sept. 17. Matthew B. Cox and his wife, Finola '92, announce the birth of their son, Liam Paul, on Sept. 17. Cox continues to be associated with the Dover, N.H., law firm of Burns, Bryant, Hinchey, Cox & Rockefeller. Catherine (Greiner) Jessop and her husband, Tom '88, announce the birth of their son, Colin James, on May 31. Anne (Sutherby) Marando and her husband, Mike, announce the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Mary, on Sept. 21. Elizabeth (McCraw) McCarron and her husband, Robert, announce the birth of their daughter, Eliza Grace, on May 6. Leah Sullivan Meyer and her husband, James '88, announce the birth of their daughter, Veronica Rose, on April 13. David T. Raccagni recently accepted a position as director, sales development, with CIGNA Retirement and Investment Services. Michael P. Riendeau and his wife, Mary Ann, announce the birth of their son, Harrington Jude, on Aug. 31. John F. Woods Jr. and his wife, Stacy '94, announce the birth of their daughter, Brigid Mary, on April 24. 

J. Matthew Hanna '89
In November, VH1 announced that J. Matthew Hanna has been promoted to director of music news. Hanna, who joined VH1 in 1997 as assignment editor, is responsible for continuing to develop the VH1 News brand; in this capacity he oversees VH1 Music News programming, including daily news segments, the new weekly VH1 Music News segment on "Entertainment Tonight" and hourlong specials with TV Guide and Money Magazine. He is also in charge of coverage for special events such as the Grammy Awards and the Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame.

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