Maria Novotny, Arts ’09 is co-director of The ART of Infertility, an art, oral history and portraiture project that hosts art exhibitions around infertility experiences. The project has been invited to travel to Switzerland to host an art exhibit for Merck, a pharmaceutical company distributing fertility drugs.
Kellan Sams, Comm ’08 took command of the 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne) Signal Company in Vicenza, Italy, in June 2016. The 173rd Airborne Brigade is the U.S. Army Contingency Response Force in Europe, capable of projecting ready forces anywhere in the U.S. European, Africa or Central Commands’ areas of responsibility within 18 hours.
Alexander Parets, Arts ’08 was named Distinguished Employee of the Year for 2016 at the U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control. He is a political economist working on economic sanctions’ design and implementation.
Jeffrey Wilson, Law ’07 joined von Briesen & Roper S.C. as an associate in the Milwaukee office. He focuses on business and intellectual property litigation, criminal defense, family law and guardianships.
Darren Sells, Comm ’07 was promoted to senior manager for supplier collaboration at Walgreens Co. in Northbrook, Ill.
Laura Grebe, Arts ’07, Law ‘2010 developed the Experimental Play on Words series: 1000+ Still Useful Words and How to Use Them in Your Writing, 700+ Verbal Emojis and 500+ Happenings to Prove Existence, which were all published in 2016.
Aaron Foley, Law ’07 joined von Briesen & Roper S.C. as an associate in the Milwaukee office. He focuses on estate planning, probate and trust administration, business law, real estate, and adult guardianship.
Stefan Dostanic, Arts ’07 was appointed Milwaukee County deputy clerk.
Jonathan Dooley, Grad ’07 was named vice president for student life and dean of students at Elon University in Elon, N.C., where he has worked since 2014.
Aaron Sramek, Grad ’06 was promoted to manager of professional services at Elite Human Capital Group in Brookfield, Wis.