Class Notes

Class Notes | Obituaries

Submit a Class Note or Obituary »

Showing class notes submitted anytime by graduates in 1995

1995

'95
Wall, Kelley

Kelley Wall ’95 has been named a director at Rose Ryan, a finance and accounting consulting firm based in Silicon Valley. Wall, who has worked at RoseRyan since 2005, will add the responsibility of creating new-product strategy to her current role of leading the firm’s Technical Accounting Group.

“Kelley is a dynamo who has a keen sense of the operational challenges posed to companies by changes in the technical accounting and reporting landscape,” says Kathy Ryan, RoseRyan CEO and CFO. “She will hone and lead our efforts to be a leader in providing strategic finance services to public and private companies. Kelley’s experience leading our TAG group has ideally positioned her for this new role at RoseRyan. She’s smart and incredibly savvy.”
 
Prior to joining RoseRyan, Wall held a number of senior management roles at   Symantec, Adaptec, and Price Waterhouse (now PwC).
 
submitted Mar. 28, 2013 8:47A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '95
Uyemura, Misa (Horita)

Misa (Horita) Uyemura '95 and her husband, Derek MBA '03, welcome Carter Kazuo on September 4, 2010. He joins big sisters Maren, 4, and Ella, 1 1/2, in Stockton, Calif.

submitted Sep. 23, 2010 2:53P
'95
Urling, Amy

Amy Urling ’95 was appointed "Teacher of the Year" for Northfield Middle and High School. Amy has been teaching high school science for 15 years.

Contact Amy
www.wssu.org
submitted Nov. 3, 2013 4:59A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '95
Trevor, Nicole (Haims)

Nicole Trevor Haims ’95 writes, "I received my MFA in Creative Writing (poetry) from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop in 1998 and quickly realized there weren't a lot of jobs for poets, so I started a career in publishing. Working for Wiley Publishing was the best first job in the world. It allowed me to put my creative, editorial, and writing skills to use, and it challenged me to learn emerging technologies. Since 2010 I've worked at Flintridge Preparatory School as the Director of Communications. Also in 2010 I married Jason Trevor, who works at his alma mater, Caltech, as a senior research engineer. We have a pretty wonderful life and currently live in La Canada Flintridge, Calif."

Contact Nicole
http://www.linkedin.com/in/nicolehaims
submitted Aug. 19, 2013 5:40P
UGRD Engineering '95
Topete, David

David Topete '95 and his wife, Lynn, welcomed a baby boy, David Tomas, on July 14, 2009. David Tomas joins his big sister, Eva Lucia, 3. The family lives in San Leandro.

Contact David
http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=28991&id=1401946325&l=8da5ebfb78
submitted Jul. 27, 2009 9:49A
'95
Teves, Cathy (Madrid)

Cathy (Madrid) Teves '95 and Steve Teves '94 welcomed their second daughter, Samantha Nicole, on Aug. 19, 2008. Samantha joins big sister, Sydney, 4. The family lives in Santa Clara.

submitted Mar. 7, 2009 12:09A
GRD Ed./Couns Psych./Pastoral Min. '95
Tatsui-D'Arcy, Susan (Tatsui)

Susan Tatsui-D'Arcy M.A. ’95 is the founder and director at Merit Educational Consultants, LLC where she runs Merit Academy: Education for Excellence (one-on-one classes), works with students as a college advisor (ProjectMERIT), and oversees tutoring. Merit's headquarters are in Santa Cruz, California, and she has offices in Cupertino and Palo Alto. All of her programs are available online at meritworld.com. Check out her blog: GakkoMom.com. Susan has also written 12 books on education, parenting, and time management. In her spare time, she builds greenhouses with aquaponics systems, functional furniture, and chicken coops for her school and programs.

Contact Susan
831.462.5655 831.462.0506 fax info@meritworld.com www.meritworld.com www.gakkomom.com
submitted Mar. 5, 2015 7:04P
GRD Jesuit School of Theology '95
Stowe, John

Pope Francis has named John Stowe M.Div. ’93, STL ’95, to be the third bishop of Lexington, Kentucky.

Lexington is designated as a mission diocese within the United States: the geographic, demographic and economic characteristics indicate an acute need to evangelize Gospel values and to provide outreach services elevating human dignity and eliminating human suffering. It has 39 priests, and 6 Jesuits work in the diocese.  Bishop-elect John’s vision of his ministry dovetails with the mission of his Alma Mater, JSTB: “reverent and critical service of the faith that does justice” and of Pope Francis’ hope that we become a church of the poor.

John Stowe was born April 15, 1966, in Lorain, Ohio.  He entered the Lady of Consolation Province of the Conventual Franciscans, Mt. St. Francis, IN, and completed collegiate and philosophy studies at St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri. His thesis at the Jesuit School of Theology Berkeley was on the first bishop of Mexico: “Juan de Zumárraga, OFM: Bishop and Evangelizer.” During his studies in Berkeley, Fr. John was on the steering committee of the JSTB chapter of Pax Christi, the International Catholic Peace Movement. He led faculty and students to attend the annual Franciscan Desert Experience at the U.S. underground nuclear test site on Shoshone Native American lands in Nevada.  One year the Minister-General of the Friars Minor, Rev. Hermann Schalück, led the group at the site in the Eucharist.
 
Read more about Stowe on the JST blog.
 
submitted Apr. 6, 2015 9:35A
UGRD Leavey Business '95
Steuben, Eric

Eric Steuben ’90, MBA ’95 joined Asante Solutions Inc., a medical device company focused on diabetes care, as vice president of operations. Steuben has broad corporate experience ranging from high-growth startups to world-leading corporations and has specialized insight into the medical device industry. He led the manufacturing, engineering, and operations teams at Align Technology and MicroDental Laboratories. He started his career at Varian Medical, a medical device manufacturer focused on the treatment of cancer.

submitted Apr. 15, 2012 7:02A
UGRD Leavey Business '95
Srabian, Bryan
Bryan Srabian ’95 is the Giants' director of digital media. The job itself is part creativity, part strategy—and constant vigilance. Come game day, Srabian is a five-tool player, relying on the Giants' Twitter, Facebook, Vine, Instagram, and Snapchat accounts to hype, entertain, and inform fans in real-time. Across the five social networks, Srabian and his colleagues—in the voice of the Giants—speak to more than 3 million followers.
 
As smartphones and apps increasingly permeate the fan experience and daily life in general, the Giants are considered by many in the sports industry to be among the most social media-savvy clubs in sports. And just like the players on the field, a World Series requires Srabian and colleagues to elevate their own games.
 
"During the season, you don't focus quite as much on every little thing," Srabian told Mashable. "But between the games, the fans, the ballpark, it seems like every minute there's something interesting happening, and we try to capture all of that."
 
"All of that" sometimes includes leveraging on-field access to bring exclusive behind-the-scenes content to fans. It sometimes includes showcasing AT&T Park, the Giants' gem of a home field.
 
And it always includes bringing Giants fans into the fold through retweets, online rallying cries and the content they generate themselves. 
 
 
submitted Dec. 15, 2014 8:48A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '95
Souza, Cristina (Morais)

Tina Morais '95 and Jason Souza were wed on March 21, 2009 at Mission Santa Clara. The bridal party included Jen (Hendrickson) Mills '95 as matron of honor. The couple lives in Sunnyvale, Calif.

submitted Oct. 8, 2010 8:36P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '95
Souza, Cristina (Morais)

Cristina (Morais) Souza ’95 and husband welcomed their second daughter, Sophia Amelia, on Jan. 23, 2014. She joins older sister Isabella Natalia, 3. The family lives in Tracy, California.

submitted Feb. 6, 2015 1:57P
GRD Law '95
Skiles, Jonathan

Jonathan M. Skiles JD ’95 has been appointed to a superior court judgeship in Fresno County by Gov. Schwarzenegger. Skiles, 48, has been a commissioner for the Fresno County Superior Court since 2009 after working for the Fresno County district attorney's office, the city of Fresno and private firms. He earned his law degree at Santa Clara University, and was admitted to the state bar in 1995.

submitted Nov. 29, 2010 1:09P
GRD Law '95
Shinn, Paul

Paul Shinn J.D. ’95 has joined Gigamon, a world leader in traffic visibility solutions, as general counsel. As part of Gigamon's executive team, Shinn will report to CEO Ted Ho. Shinn will be responsible for the company's global legal strategy and overall legal matters, including contract negotiations, strategic acquisitions, compliance, securities, and intellectual property matters. Prior to joining Gigamon, Shinn served as VP and associate general counsel of HP's Enterprise Group, where he was responsible for driving legal strategy and support across multiple disciplines. He has also held senior legal roles in commercial and corporate, securities and mergers & acquisitions at HP. Prior to joining HP, Shinn was senior counsel at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Shinn received his undergraduate degree from the University of Norte Dame and earned his J.D. from the Santa Clara University School of Law.

 

submitted May. 14, 2012 2:18P
UGRD Leavey Business '95
Shepherd, Christopher

Christopher Shepherd '95, principal with Shepherd & Associates Insurance Services of San Jose, and Sarah Almazol Shepherd '96 proudly announce the birth of their first child, Olivia Almazol Shepherd on June 29, 2011. The family resides in Santa Clara and are loving every minute with little Olivia.

submitted Oct. 18, 2011 1:19P
'95
Shelley, Jeremy

Jeremy Shelley ’95 has been named vice president and assistant general manager, pro scouting and player evaluation, for the San Francisco Giants. He is one of three assistant general managers. Shelley, who enters his 22nd season with the Giants, oversees the pro scouting at the major and minor league levels. He also works on the day to day operations of the department and provides support in statistical analysis, amateur scouting, and international operations. The Concord, California, native began his career for the Giants as a baseball operations intern in 1994. He was hired full-time as administrative assistant, baseball operations in 1996. He lives with his wife, Suzanne Shelley '95, in San Mateo with their two daughters.

submitted Feb. 15, 2015 3:10P
UGRD Leavey Business '95
Reilly, Monica (Garcia)

Monica (Garcia) Reilly '95 and Matthew Reilly '95 welcomed their second daughter, Amber Abigail, on March 2, 2010. The family, including big sister Samantha, reside in Kirkland, Wash.

submitted Sep. 17, 2010 10:04P
UGRD Engineering '95
Rapp, Amy (Brydon)

Amy Brydon Rapp '95 and Toby Rapp welcomed their son, Andrew, on Feb. 21, 2013. Amy works for Nike and the family lives in Portland, Ore.

submitted Mar. 6, 2013 5:44P
UGRD Engineering '95
Rapp, Amy (Brydon)

Freshman Dorm: Swig

Amy Rapp '95 writes "I am working for Nike and have a 2.5 yr old boy named Andrew and twin 9 month olds, Pearson and Anna."

submitted Aug. 5, 2015 10:36P
GRD Ed./Couns Psych./Pastoral Min. '95
Porter, Leanne (Leanne Lorraine Patterson)

Leanne Patterson Porter '85, M.A. '95 is the Director of Sales - West for TableCraft Products. An equipment and supplies manufacturer in the Foodservice Industry.

submitted Jul. 7, 2009 11:11A
'95
Parker, Christiane (Eberharter)

Christiane (Eberharter) Parker '95 and husband Warren welcomed son Dominik Lukas on Dec. 7th, 2008. Dominik joins big brother Alex in Tokyo, where the family currently lives.

submitted Dec. 26, 2008 1:16A
UGRD Engineering '95
Palmer, Keith

Keith Palmer 95 happily married Rina Knoblock on June 14, 2014 at the Allied Arts Guild in Menlo Park, Calif. Having sadly both lost their first spouses to cancer, they met at a grief support group and share an amazing number of similarities and parallels in their lives. They both feel very fortunate for their second chance at love and that they did not have to look hard for each other. The couple is also expecting a baby boy this December. The first for both of them.

submitted Sep. 6, 2014 8:58P
Viewing 1-25 of 82 (page 1 of 4)
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | next | last

Search all notes/obituaries: