Rich Wood, Arts ’96, was named senior director at Rightpoint, an independent customer experience agency.
Stephanie Bjork, Arts ’96, published the ethnography “Somalis Abroad: Clan and Everyday Life in Finland” in the Interpretations of Culture in the New Millennium series by the University of Illinois Press (May 2017).
Tamara De Leon Brey, Eng ’96, was promoted to manager of regulatory affairs at Becton Dickinson & Company in Vernon Hills, Ill.
Jocelyn Mendez, Dent ’96
Michael Kohler, Bus Ad ’96
Tammy (Ericksen) Tobiasz, Comm ’96 and Patrick Tobiasz: daughter Adalyn Ericksen Tobiasz born Aug. 19, 2016. She was 5 pounds, 13 ounces and 18.75 inches. She is the couple’s first child after nearly 16 years of marriage.
David Williams, Jour ’96 was promoted to director of advancement for the College of Liberal Arts at Purdue Research Foundation, which acts for the benefit of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. In this role, he is responsible for creating and implementing fundraising strategies for major gift and annual fund campaign development.
John Miller, Arts ’96 was appointed by President Barack Obama as a member of the Library of Congress Trust Fund Board. He is founder and principal of Arenberg Holdings, positions he has held since 2015. He was president and CEO of Miller-St. Nazianz Inc. from 2008–14, where he also served as vice president and general […]
Matthew Donovan, Arts ’96 was selected for the 2016 New York Metro Rising Stars list for his work in business litigation.
Maura (Benson) Strickler, Comm ’96 and Heinz Strickler: daughter Riona Mary, Jan. 27, 2016. She was 4 pounds, 13 ounces and 17.75 inches. She joins brother Heinz Winston.