T H E N I N E T I E S
Boudreaux was recently named vice president, financial planning
& analysis for New York City-based iN DEMAND, the nation's leading
pay-per-view network. Jennifer has been with iN DEMAND since earning
her MBA from Columbia Business School in 1999. She lives in Pearl
On June 9, 2001, Katherine Kinney married John Lubenesky
in Manhattan. Alumni in attendance were Susan (Presson) Queenan,
Jennifer Thompson, Karyn (Krause) Conor, Jennifer Savitske,
Stacey Stuber, Danielle (Gollinger) Weisblatt '92, Robert Algeri,
Courtney Kaftol '92, Priscilla (Schlenker) Kinney '64, Martha (Schlenker)
Knouss '68, Robert Knouss '66, Rebecca Knouss '00, James Schlenker
'71, Linda (Morehouse) Schlenker '71 and Dr. Elizabeth
Schlenker H '73. After honeymooning in the Greek Islands,
they returned home to Manhattan. Katherine is a national sales manager
for OXO Good Grips, and John is an attorney with Oppenheimer, Wolf
and Donnelly. And yes, they have been dating since they met in 1993
at Triples Bar in Allentown!
Gigi (Gugliotta) Weiss married Michael Weiss on Sept.
1, 2001, in Ridgefield, Conn. in front of several 'Berg alums. Those
in attendance included Jackie Seif, Marcy (Wychulis) O'Connell,
Michelle D'Matties, Jen Lyle, Mike Quinn, Liza Bertini, Margie Kotler,
Lisa (Kresloff) Fraden, Lorraine Hopkins Lalin '96, Laura Veli '96
and Jill Poretta. Gigi is a physical therapist
at the Norwalk Hospital. The couple resides in Ridgefield, Conn.
On June 30, 2001, Kim Zanelli and Matt English celebrated
their marriage with family in friends in Higganum, Conn. After a wonderful
honeymoon in Portugal, Kim and Matt settled back into life in sunny
Redlands, Calif. Both work at ESRI, a geographic information systems
(GIS) software company. Matt is a technical marketer and Kim is an
instructional designer, creating books and web courses for teachers
who want to use GIS in the classroom.
'94 By the time this issue of
the magazine hits your mailbox, June bride Christina Bardone
will be married. She is a Spanish immersion teacher with the Southern
Lehigh School District and lives in Macungie, Pa.
Nancy (Donofrio) Chiaravalloti married her high school
sweetheart, Nicholas, on Nov. 11, 2000. Alumni in attendance were
Wendy Dunbrack Grubel '92, Laura Anne Friedeberg '94, William
Jones '94 and Heather Skilton '94. They
honeymooned in Hawaii and now reside in Bayonne, N.J. Nancy is a clinical
research associate for Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research in
West Orange, N.J.
Robert M. Fritz and Brooke L. Kranich '01
were married on June 1, 2002, at Woodloch Pines on Lake Teedyuskung
and honeymooned in Thailand. They purchased a new house in Hawley,
Pa. Robert is a senior pharmaceutical consultant for Glaxo Smith Kline
in Philadelphia, and Brooke is a teacher's assistant in the Wallenpaupack
School District in Hawley.
Kathryn Iacono sends the following news: "I
graduated with a Ph.D. in molecular biology and genetics from Temple
University last fall and am currently employed as a post-doctoral
fellow in the microbiology department at the University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine. My current research focuses upon the role of the
immune system in encephalitis and demyelination disorders, having
implications for the onset and treatment of multiple sclerosis."
Vikas H. Joshi, his wife, Nebal, and their new son,
Khush, reside in Allentown. Vikas is a vice president/partner with
the Lehigh Valley Hotel Center-Hilton Garden Inn and Staybridge Suites.
He received an MBA from Johns Hopkins University in real estate development.
Vikas is also a member of Muhlenberg's Board of Associates.
Robert Klock is a financial associate with the Lutheran
Brotherhood in Bethlehem, Pa., where he helps clients create, protect
and distribute wealth in a tax-efficient manner. He qualified for
membership in the Million Dollar Round Table in 2001.
Frances Matros lives in Windhoek, Namibia, Africa
and is involved in the dance, music and theatrical worlds.
Seth D. Rosenbaum is currently completing his first
year of Internal Medicine Residency at Cooper Hospital/UMC in Camden,
Julie (Hunt) Salvatierra, an employment manager in
property management and real estate development, recently received
her PHR (Professional of Human Resources) certification. She and her
husband, Rich, are expecting their first child in July. The couple
resides in Roswell, Ga.
Amy (Leete) Van Dyke was married to Bill
Van Dyke '96 on June 15, 1996. Amy is an attorney and currently
practicing at Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, P.C. in Hartford, Conn.
She is also licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Bill is a property
and casualty actuary with Deloitte and Touche in Hartford. Amy and
Bill welcomed their first child, Tyler William, on March 1, 2001,
amid quite a bit of fanfare. Tyler's birth garnered headlines in the
local newspapers, as Amy went into labor midway through the Connecticut
TOP LEFT: The 'Berg alums in attendance at the September wedding of
Gigi Weis '93 included: Back row (l to r) Jackie Seif '93, Marcy (Wychulis)
O'Connell '93, Michelle D'Matties '93, Jen Lyle '93, Mike Quinn '93,
Liza Bertini '93, Margie Kotler '93, Front row (l to r) Lisa (Kresloff)
Fraden '93, Lorraine Hopkins Lalin '96, Laura Veli '96, and Jill Poretta
TOP RIGHT: Katherine (Kinney) Lubenesky '93 celebrates her marraige
with fellow alums in Manhattan.
BOTTOM: Nicholas and Nancy (Donofrio) Chiaravalloti '94