M U H L E N B E R G    M A G A Z I N E S U M M E R    2 0 0 2

Page 30
'40 -'71
Page 31
'72 - '78
Page 32
'80 - '86
Page 33
'87 - '92
ISO:'Berg sports stars

Page 34
Mini Mules
'80-'91
Page 35
Mini Mules
'92 - '97

 

 

Class Notes.

Page 36
'93 - '94
Page 37
'95
Page 38
'96 - '97
Page 39
'98
Page 40
'99
Page 41
'00 - '01
Page 42
'01

Page 43 - Corrections; In Memoriam ; Class Notes Form
""


""
T H E   E I G H T I E S
""

'80 Allan F. DeGuzman is a medical physicist and assistant professor at Wake Forest University Medical School. He and his wife Susan are living in Winston-Salem, N.C. They send the following request: "We would love to hear from old friends who have lost touch. Anyone know where Scott (Ziggy) Ross is???' "" Dr. Clifford Sachs, a principal scientist at Biogen Inc. in Cambridge, Mass., was an invited speaker to the Sierra Biomedical Symposium in Napa, Calif. He gave a presentation on the pre-clinical safety program he manages for a project using gene therapy with the human interferon-beta gene to treat cancer. He and his wife Betsy live in Littleton, Mass.


' 82 Richard K. Sterling, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.G. is currently associate professor of medicine and director of the fellowship in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition at The Medical College of Virginia Hospitals. His clinical focus is the treatment of acute and chronic liver diseases including liver transplantation, and his study of viral hepatitis is funded by the National Institute of Health. He also directs a second-year medical school course on gastrointestinal diseases and has won numerous teaching awards. Richard credits his success to his wife, Ann, and his son, Joseph.


' 84 Myles Kahn and his wife Megan have been living in the Seattle area for just over a year. Myles writes: "It's quite a change for the life-long New Yorker but we are adapting well and enjoying the natural beauty. I am practicing law here and building my sports management business. In my travels I have seen Dr. Steven Feit and family in Florida and plan to visit with Steve Binder, who now lives in northern California." Myles also reports that he had dinner with Geoffrey Goldberg '81 in Seattle. After nearly 10 years the two were re-connected through e-mail addresses found on the 'Berg alumni Web page. Geoff was passing through town on business. He has also recently been in contact with Lee Marcus '86 and Tracy (Ottinger) Marcus '87, Scott Kessler '83, Marc Faecher '86, Harry Comnellis '85, Neil Levine and Martha Smith '85. Myles says all of this "ZBT alumni crew" are doing well. Scott and Lisa Kessler live in Nicosia, Cyprus, as the latest stop of Scott's career with the U.S. State Department. "" Hank W. Marcantoni, a staff surgeon with the U.S. Army, is currently deployed to the Middle East in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. He and his wife Rosie reside in Georgetown, Texas. "" Gwynne (Gorton) Zisko, an attorney and a homemaker, resides in Duxbury, Mass., with her husband, Charles.


' 85 Jan R. Jurden has recently completed the general jurisdiction course at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nev. The course was held Oct. 29-Nov. 9, 2001.Photo of Jan R. Jurden '85. Approximately 90 judges from all over the United States attended the course. Jan is currently serving a 12-year term on the Superior Court of Delaware. She was appointed in April 2001 by Governor Ruth Ann Minner. She is one of four female judges on the 19-judge court. Prior to going on the bench, she was a partner in the Wilmington law firm of Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor, LLP. Jan and her husband, Robert J. Etgen, have an 18-month-old daughter, Caroline. The family resides in Middletown, Del. "" Marie J. Matyas has been gaining a lot of recognition for her work with Northampton Community College these days.
In October, she was awarded the Distinguished Service to NCC Award for her many years on their alumni board. Plus, she was the subject of an article in the Northampton County Community College Alumni Magazine in Spring 2001. "" C. Jay Steigerwald III recently received the financial backing of nine venture capital investors and launched an investment management firm called Integrity Investment Partners. The company's first investment offering debuted in early 2002 and is called Prosperity Investors. It is a value-driven hedge fund designed for growth investors. He and his wife, Darbye, reside in Nashville, Tenn.


' 86 After 10 years as an aviation lawyer, Colin Keel relocated to Sydney, Australia, just over a year ago to take the position of general manager of airline strategy for Qantas Airways.
"" Deb Mager Rickner and Mark Rickner live in Monkton, Vt., with their children Hannah (9), Julia (5), and Eli (2). Deb teaches art to 380 students in grades one through six at Bristol Elementary School, Bristol, Vt. She earned her master's degree in education in 1998 from St. Michael's College in Colchester, Vt. Mark markets network engineering for Symquest Group, South Burlington, Vt. He has traveled all over the world on business. Deb also felt it was time to share some news of her 1986 classmates. She writes: "The attached is a bit of info about some of the class of 1986. We decided that it was time to let people know more about the whereabouts of our class...we always have the shortest listing in the class notes! We all still get together for a weeklong trip to the beach every summer, for a Thanksgiving gathering each November and for a holiday party at Christmas-time." What follows is Deb's report: "Emilie Moyer Linkins lives in Media, Pa., and has worked in medical publishing for 12 years, currently doing development editing of medical student review books and textbooks at Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia. In her spare time she enjoys backpacking and performing in theater and opera groups. Lisa Farrell Dolan lives with her husband Joe and their children Andrew (9) and Zachary (8) in Orefield, Pa. She is a physical therapist and rehabilitation coordinator in an area nursing home. Randi Cornaglia Sitner lives with her husband David and their children Ryan (8) and Jared (2) in South Glastonbury, Conn. She is a K-8 computer coordinator for Bolton School District and earned her master's degree in curriculum and instruction from the University of Connecticut. Lori Stites and Chris Seivard live in Hershey, Pa., with their daughter Joanna (4). Lori recently passed her Pennsylvania bar exam. Chris is a cinematographer and works mostly in New York City. He works for all the major networks, and has shot several feature films and national commercials. Carole Thomas lives in Medford, N.J. with her husband Eric Hartman and their sons Daniel (3) and Jesse (1). Carole heads the division of critical care neurology at MCP-Hahnemann University in Philadelphia and recently helped treat former President Gerald Ford. Laurie Zelnick traveled to Seoul, Barcelona, and Nagano, Japan, working on television coverage of the Olympic Games. She has recently settled in Manhattan and works in special events and travel."

Photo of Class of 1957.


32

previous page CONTENTS next page