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'86   Craig Cohen practices law in Blue Bell, Pa., representing insurance companies in class action litigation. He is married and has two children -- Mason Daniel (born 5/25/97) and Sara Emily (born 8/23/99). Dr. Mary P. (Hudson) Fabian reports that she and her husband Daniel welcomed twin boys -- Edward James and Philip Daniel -- to their family on April 7, 2001. Mary is a family physician with Emaus Ave. Family Practice and Daniel is a network administrator with DBS International. The family resides in Alburtis, Pa. Dr. Maureen McTigue reports that she is an anesthesiologist with Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey. She is married to Michael Etzrodt and they have two children, Derek, age 3, and Devon, age 2. Robert Salerno is living in Dix Hills, N.Y., with his wife, Carri, and daughters Paige, 8, and Jayme, 5. Besides being an avid soccer coach for his girls, Robert is vice president of sales for the Eastern region of ProactiveNet Inc., a manufacturer of Internet performance monitoring tools headquartered in the Silicon Valley.

'87   Cindy (Olson) Camp and her husband Gordon happily announce the birth of their son Christopher Thomas on January 6, 2001. He joins older brother Graeme, 2, at their home in Allentown, Pa., where Cindy is a full-time mom. Dana L. Ciaffone was recently named a principal by the board of directors of The Vanguard Group and is charged with overseeing quality improvement initiatives for the Institutional Division in the firm's Center for Excellence. Headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa., Vanguard is the second-largest mutual fund firm in the United States. Michele Cox has been employed in the Office of International Education at the University of Richmond for the past 10 years and is currently the director of international programs. She is responsible for 43 study abroad programs in more than 20 countries. John Olsson and his wife Ann are pleased to announce the arrival of a son, Erik Ragnar Olsson, born on February 18, 2001. He joins sisters Emily (age 7) and Katie (age 5). John is an attorney with the law firm of McCarter & English L.L.P. in Newark, N.J. Wayne Soltis is working as a pricing analyst with Volvo Finance of North America. He earned his MBA in financial management from Iona College, graduating with honors. He and his wife Maria Mancuso Soltis '86 live in Highland Mills, N.Y., where Maria stays at home with their son Matthew, age 9. Renee (Aghazadian) Wiebe and her husband, Tom, announce the birth of their second child, Jay Thomas, born on April 5, 2001. He joins his sister, Samantha, who is 3 years old. The family lives in Roslyn Heights, N.Y.

'88   Kari Benson is enjoying her post as assistant professor of biology at Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Va. Kari and her husband James Anderson are pleased to announce the birth of their son Trigg Everett Anderson on December 19, 2000. Sending greetings from the Big Apple, Adam Mathios is the proud papa of two daughters: Emily, age 4, and Rebecca, age 1.

After moving up and down the East Coast, Lynn Neal and husband Lenny Berger have finally put down some roots, purchasing a home in the Washington, D.C. area. An actor, Lynn works regularly with an improvisational group, and she also recorded a CD earlier this year. Lenny is the CFO of Stronghold Technologies, which focuses on developing wireless applications. Lynn writes, "Stacey (Holmes) Ballard is still my dearest friend and her home in Paoli is my home away from home." Remy Maria Quinones has been named lead corporate counsel at Permacel, Inc. in North Brunswick, N.J. Permacel, which manufactures a variety of pressure-sensitive tapes for industrial, commercial and consumer uses, is a division of Nitto Americas, Inc. She will supervise the company's legal affairs.

Holley Shea Garrison and Steven Kahn '89

'89   On February 26, Laura Brodsky, Michael Beard '93 and their 3-year-old son Peter welcomed baby Jack Christopher to the family. Linnea Dreslin was in attendance at the birth, which Laura writes was "done naturally -- whoohooo!" Elizabeth (Krauss) and David Chodelka would like to announce the birth of their first child, Andrew, on November 7, 2000. Liz is currently taking time off from her work as a clinical social worker to be at home with Andrew. The family resides in Doylestown, Pa. Jennifer (McCreesh) Guerra writes that she and husband Jerry have been married for five years and have three children: Emily, age 2, Amanda, age 1 and baby sister Melissa, born March 17. Jennifer, a registered nurse, has worked per diem in the ICU Cardiac Care Unit of Winthrop Hospital in Mineola, N.Y. for the past six years. On March 31, 2001, Steven Kahn married Holley Shea Garrison in Birmingham, Ala. Alumni in attendance were best man Chris Kahn '84, groomsmen Bob Duffy, Keith Esposito '90, and Jeff Porphy along with Val Bianchini, Butch Mustion and Michelle (Sager) DiEnno '90. Steven is senior vice president with NBC Securities, Inc. Holley is an information technology recruiter with Matric Resources, Inc. The couple lives in Birmingham. Wedding bells were ringing on September 16, 2000 for Christine (Fosko) and Donald Leck. The couple was married at St. Teresa of Avila Church in Summit, N.J., and the reception was held at the Bernards Inn in Bernardsville, N.J. Dr. Kristen (Pfeiffer) Nawabi attended the wedding. Christine and Donald honeymooned in Hawaii. Shari (Belsky) Sklar and her husband Mitchell welcomed a baby boy, Isaac Alexander, to the family on May 25, 2000. He joins big sister Jessica Kailee, age 3. Shari practices dentistry part time in Cinnaminson, N.J. and the family resides in Voorhees. Jeff Zeigler and his wife Elizabeth (Stuart) Zeigler '91 also got a visit from the stork this winter, with the birth of their first child, Kathryn Grace, on February 5, 2001. The family lives in Cranford, N.J.

Donald and Christine (Fosko) Leck '89

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