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Stephanie (Deddens) MacDonald '01 and Michael MacDonald '02 welcomed their first child, son Luke Michael born on April 19, 2010. He was 7lbs. 4 oz. and 20 inches long. Stephanie is a first grade teacher in San Jose and Michael is a real estate attorney in Palo Alto. The family lives in San Jose.
Jessica (Keller) Leahy '01 and her husband, Luke, welcomed their first child, Isaac Keller, on August 4, 2008.
Jessica (Keller) Leahy ’01 and husband, Luke, welcomed their second child, son Amos James, on December 13, 2011. Amos joins big brother Isaac, who is 3.5.
Denis Klavdianos J.D. ’01 is in his third year at Glassberg, Pollak & Associates. He currently devotes 100 percent of his time to collection matters. He has broad based experience in business litigation, including collection matters.
Christina Keesler (Tsiagkas) '01 writes: "My husband and Nathan and I were married at the San Ramon Golf Club on Aug. 28, 2010. The wedding was officiated by Elizabeth Barron-Silva '01 and the Maid of Honor was Doran Navarro '01. In attendance were Stephanie Tsiagkas (Melia) '96, Diana Ramirez Zuniga '01, Caren Rocha (Maravilla) '01, and Ruben Barron-Silva '01.
Christina (Tsiagkas) Keesler '01 and her husband, Nathan Keesler, welcomed their first child, Mariah Judith Keesler, Aug. 8, 2012. The family lives in Antioch, Calif.
Cathy (Miller) Justl '98 and David Justl '99 are pleased to announce the arrival of their daughter Annakiya Yewibdar Eileen born November 29, 2008 in Ethiopia and in our arms forever May 8, 2009.
Cathy (Miller) Justl '98, M.A. '01 and David Justl '99 live in Wisconsin and are pleased to announce the arrival of Katherine Yeon Emma Justl, born March 17, 2011, in Osan, South Korea, home forever on August 30, 2012. She joins big sister, Kiya, age 4.
Mark "Rusty" Johnson '01 is in his first year as head coach of De Anza College’s men’s soccer team and was named the Coast Conference Coach of the Year. Prior, he was an assistant coach at Santa Clara University for 10 years. Johnson decided he wanted to coach a team of his own. During his years playing at Santa Clara University, Johnson played in two College Cups and one National Championship game. His expertise has been recognized throughout the game, giving him a respectful reputation.
Raphael Horton MBA ’01 writes that he moved to Denver and is looking for a new job.
Marisa (Borota) Hocking '01 and husband Zeke welcomed their first child, daugther Emma Rose Hocking on June 2, 2010. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 inches long. The family resides in Chandler, Ariz.
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Marisa (Borota) Hocking '01 and Zeke Hocking—Bryce David Hocking on May 21, 2012. He is adored by big sister Emma (2). The family reside in Chandler, Ariz.
Sarah Petersen '01 married Dave Hicks on September 27 in Vienna, Austria. They met during the 1999 IES study abroad program in Vienna. Ron Petersen '70, MBA '77 gave away the bride. Celia (Aanderud) Yenchik '01 and Tori (Duggins) LoVerme '01 were among those that attended the wedding in Europe. Sarah and Dave currently reside in Sunnyvale, Calif.
Sarah (Petersen) Hicks ’01 and husband Dave—their first child, daughter Carsen Rose Hicks, on Jan. 24, 2012. The family lives in San Jose, Calif.
Sarah (Petersen) Hicks ’01 and husband Dave welcomed their second daughter, Cora Elouise Hicks, on Feb. 17, 2014. She joins 2-year-old sister Carsen Rose at the family's home in San Jose, Calif.
Erin (Hill) Harvey '01 and husband Jeremy welcomed their first child, son Hudson Joseph born on Nov. 24, 2010. He was 6 lbs., 3oz. and 19.5 inches long. The family lives in Seattle.
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Andrea (Recio-Ang) Garabedian '01 married Eddie Garabedian '01 on Oct. 16, 2010, in Sonoma, Calif. Members of the groom's party included Luka Pavlina, Dominic Alling, Pavel Radda '01, Aron Selnick '01, and Brian Joe '01. Additional Broncos in attendance were Deb Chiu, Dan Arata, Tom Little, Lindsay Kanetomi, Patrick Ursini, Aaron Jang, Brian Fong, Jennifer Cooke, and Cindy Barrango to name but a few. Eddie and Andrea live in San Francisco.
David Fox MBA '01, former software entrepreneur, has taken to the tequila-making business, setting up the headquarters of his new brand, Arta, in the Bay Area. He was recently featured in a piece in the San Francisco Chronicle.
Kimberly (Bush) Flowers ’01 and husband Claude welcomed their third child, John Michael "Mickey" Walden, on April 30, 2012. Mickey is adored by sister Clara Louise (born 9/2/08) and celebrated in Heaven by brother Theodore "Teddy" Charles Martin (d. 5/29/11). The family lives in Olympia, WA.
Enrique Flores ’01, M.A. '06, through his nonprofit East Side Heroes, coordinated Unity Day II in East San Jose, in March. The event strives to promote peace amid gang-troubled communities by encouraging gang members and former member—and those whose lives have been touched by the violent feuds—to bring in gang paraphernalia in exchange for gift cards and to participate in a march through residential streets to promote peace.
Christine Epres '01 married Philip Yeager on August 19, 2011 in Maui, Hawaii. Christine is a legislative assistant for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA). Christine and Philip live in Washington, DC.