Peter Pedraza, Arts ’97 was appointed to manage financial communications for Boeing Commercial Airplanes in Seattle. Previously, he managed product strategy and labor communications at Boeing.
Myles McGuire, Arts ’97, Law ‘2000 was lead counsel in the case of Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez, a major victory at the United States Supreme court for McGuire Law, P.C.
Chris Lese, Arts ’97 was awarded a Herb Kohl Teacher Fellowship for the state of Wisconsin. He teaches history at Marquette University High School in Milwaukee.
Wendi Koziol, Comm ’97, Grad ‘1999 was named senior vice president of Public Communications Inc. in Chicago. She joined the PCI team in 1999 as an assistant account executive and has steadily advanced in the agency while providing strategic counsel and account management to many of the firm’s largest and most sophisticated programs.
Nathan Ganfield, Arts ’97 joined Johnsonville Sausage LLC in Sheboygan Falls, Wis., as general counsel.
Jason DeRusha, Comm ’97 is morning news anchor and food reporter for WCCO–TV in Minneapolis. His segment DeRusha Eats was a finalist for the James Beard Award for Outstanding Television Segment. The judges wrote: “The food scene of the Midwest is expanding and evolving at an exciting rate, and, fortunately for viewers, Jason DeRusha is […]
Cmdr. Michael Diagle, Arts ’97 took command of the U.S.S. Louisiana (SSBN 743) (BLUE) in June 2014. The vessel is an OHIO-class submarine based in Bangor, Wash.
Mary Beth Bauernfeind Lucas, Arts ’97 and Patrick Lucas, Bus Ad ’97, celebrated their 15th anniversary on May 6. She is a former middle school teacher and current community volunteer, and he is a director in franchise finance at BMO Harris Bank in Chicago. They live with their two children in Elmhurst, Ill.
Andrew Arneth, Bus Ad ’97, and Katherine: daughter Evelyn Grace, Oct. 26, 2015 in Chicago. She joins brother Max, 2.
Bill Robers, Bus Ad ’97, is a shareholder at Sparks Willson Borges Brandt & Johnson P.C. in Colorado Springs, Colo.