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'97Ronny Bergman graduated LIFE University in Atlanta, Ga., with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in May 2001. He is presently in private practice in Oyster Bay, N.Y. He can
be reached at www.ChiropracticMiracles.com
Patricia L. Dehoff was married to Ryan Nolt on October 20, 2001. She is a chemist with Lancaster Laboratories in Leola, Pa. Shari Dwoskin is currently living in Washington, D.C. and is working in the development department of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence as a membership coordinator. One of her main responsibilities includes writing, editing and distributing the Brady Campaign's bimonthly email alerts. Leah Hale writes that she moved from Rhode Island to Boston in September and has started a new position as an accountant for The Education Resource Institute (TERI).
Gulamali Jaffer is the president of Yourway Transport, a same-day delivery service he launched in 1997 that now boasts more than 80 employees. Gulamali lives in Allentown with his wife Fatima and their child Athina, born July 30, 2001.
Amanda H. (Peters) Kinney married Brian A. Kinney on June 23, 2001 in Allentown. The couple honeymooned in Tahiti and currently resides in Newton, Mass. Amanda is practicing veterinary medicine at Sudbury Animal Hospital in Sudbury, Mass. On September 27, 2001 at 6:30 a.m., Mike "Dewey" McClain and Jenny (Lee) McClain '98 welcomed their first child, Mackenzie Kimberley McClain. Mackenzie was 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18 3/4 inches long. The birth took place at Morristown Memorial Hospital, where Jenny was born. Mom and daughter are doing well. The sky's the limit these days for David E. Stabile who reports that he is currently enrolled in flight school with plans
of becoming an airline pilot. David lives in Philadelphia with his wife Adoife Hughes.
Kathryn West was married on June 2, 2001,
to Earl Lange in Roselle Park, N.J. Melissa (Donovan) Valli was matron of honor, and Stephen Westhoven was the best man. Also in attendance were Nicole (Dedes) Nasseri, Aura (Davidson) Garrison and Jeff Garrison '96. Kathryn reports that she and Earl recently
bought their first home together in Macungie, Pa., and that she is currently pursuing a graduate degree in counseling psychology from Kutztown University.
|Many generations of 'Berg alumni attended the June 23, 2001 wedding of Dr. Amanda Peters '97 to Brian Kinney. Seated (l to r) Dr. Charles D. Peters, Sr., '54, maid of honor Amy Hill '97, Amanda and Brian Kinney, bridesmaid Melinda Peters '84, Robert Ruhf '41. Standing, (l to r) Dr. Gay Balliet '74, Dr. George Smith '55, Rev. David Hill '64, Dr. Steven Scott '78 and groomsman Dr. Charles D. Peters, Jr. '94.|
Allison Braus, an associate at Curran Partners in Stamford, Conn., announces her engagement to Gil Fronzaglia, vice president of operations for the SoBe Beverage Company. The couple has a home in Darien, Conn., and is planning an October 2002 wedding. Darrell Drason writes that he has joined the Miami firm Landry & Kling, Meetings at Sea, selling charters of passenger cruise ships and luxury yachts. He now lives on South Beach and invites all ŐBerg alums visiting the Miami circuit to look him up.
Flavien Freedman was recently featured in two articles in Individual Investor magazine - the first appeared in August 2000 and the second March 2001. George Fosdick and Monica Trinkl '97 were engaged to be married in April 2001. The wedding will be in Philadelphia in October 2002. Monica is enjoying her career as an associate with JP Morgan in Manhattan, and George is pursuing a career as a financial advisor with Prudential Securities in Paramus, N.J. David Garbe is now a student at the University of Pennsylvania working towards his Ph.D. in cell and molecular biology. He is living in Philadelphia. On December 9, 2001, Michael Guido and Carlyn Mastracchio became engaged. A June 2003 wedding is planned. Carlyn is a junior art director with Noesis Healthcare Interactions of Morristown, N.J., and Michael is a financial advisor with UBS PaineWebber of Manalapan, N.J.
Wedding bells soon will be ringing for Donna Healy of Yardley, Pa., and Patrick Vannelli of Buffalo, N.Y. The couple met in the Bahamas in 1998. Donna is a human resources trainer and organizational consultant at Bloomberg and Patrick is a fourth-year medical student at the State University of New York at Buffalo. The couple is eagerly anticipating Patrick's pediatric residency in the Philadelphia/ New York metro area and they are busy planning a Winter 2002 wedding. Adam M. Heide sends the following update: "I proposed to Alissa Desiderio '01 on October 7, 2001. We are planning a September 2002 wedding in Spring Lake, N.J." Eric Hohman is working in Philadelphia for Chemson Inc., as the head of its research and development laboratory. He also is a technical service representative for this Austrian-based company, which produces stabilizers for the vinyl and wire and cable industries. Jessica (Hoover) Cimini recently married Jason Cimini of Little Egg Harbor, N.J. Alumni in attendence were: Libbi Pannone, Laurie Kennedy, Renu Dogra, Marc Greenberg, Nicole Boyce, Mike Piegari '97, MB Morris, Mike Patschke '97 and Jon Skivo '00. Jessica works as a Project Analyst for the northeast region of AT&T Wireless Services. The couple resides in Doylestown, Pa. After completing an education certification program in May, Melissa Margaritis is currently teaching seventh grade social studies at Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Ridgewood, N.J. Melissa Osorio is a group assistant in the human resources department of the New York advertising agency BBDO. She writes, "I am still living with Andrea Colettis, who received tenure this year. She is teaching Spanish at a school in Glen Rock, N.J." Alison Q. Sandherr is currently living in Philadelphia and attending the Temple University School of Pharmacy.