Daniel Young, Bus Ad ’86, is a two-year board member of the Lommen Abdo Law Firm.
Rhonda Kraai, Grad ’81, is an assistant professor of special education at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti.
Walter Skipper, Bus Ad ’85, of Elm Grove, Wis., was recognized in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA.
Michael Jaskolski , Eng ’89, of Pewaukee, Wis., was recognized in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA.
Brian Wenger, Arts ’83, is executive vice president and chief legal officer of Optum, a division of the Minnetonka, Minn.-based UnitedHealth Group. He leads division-wide legal efforts and participates in strategic initiatives at Optum and the enterprise level of the UnitedHealth Group.
Michael D. Flanagan, Arts ’80, of Brookfield, Wis., was recognized in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA.
James Casey, Jr. , Grad ’89, is president-elect of the Non-resident Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Wisconsin and pre-award manager in the Carnegie Mellon University Office of Sponsored Programs in Pittsburgh.
Richard Poirier, Arts ’83, Law ’86, was promoted to president of the Church Mutual Insurance Corp. in Merrill, Wis. Previously, he was senior vice president and general manager of claims for the Liberty Mutual Agency Markets Corp.
Adelheid Fischer, ‘, Arts ’80, received the 2014 Ellen Meloy Desert Writers Award.
Robert Bembenel, Jour ’88, works in ad sales at Milwaukee’s Catholic Herald.