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Bill and Christy (Rudderow) Skibicki ’98

| ’98 | Lisa Andrews and Jim Ruddy were married May 8, 2004. Melissa Osorio and Billy Siegrist were married on October 9, 2004, at Clinton Vineyards, in Dutchess County, N.Y. Alumni in the wedding party included Andrea Colettis, Lauren Ravit, Carly Ringer and Amy Yorkanis. Other alumni in attendance were Brett and Jennifer Coplin and Kristen Musser. The couple enjoyed a Bermuda honeymoon before returning home to Manhattan. Christy Rudderow and Bill Skibicki were married on May 8, 2004, at Gloria Dei Church in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. Alumni in attendance included: Candice (Kavusek) Arnold ’06, groomsman Darryl Arnold, Nancy (Fernandez) Fallow ’97, Jason Lanham, Dan Rudderow ’99, maid of honor Heather Rudderow ’01, and bridesmaid Wendy Simkulak. The couple is currently stationed at Eglin Air Force Base in Fla. Christy is in her third year of family practice residency. Audra (Goach) Sostarecz received her Ph.D. in chemistry from Penn State University in July 2004 and is now a postdoctoral fellow in the School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research is in the area of biomedical engineering. Audra’s husband, Michael, received his Ph.D. in mathematics from Penn State in August 2004 and is now a visiting assistant professor of mathematics at the University of Delaware. Audra and Mike live in Newark, Del. They celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary this past June. Heather Anne Austin and Brian Fredrick Teta were married September 24, 2004, at the Country Club of Hilton Head on Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. The Rev. Dr. Fred Austin, a retired Methodist minister who is the bride’s paternal grandfather, officiated. Many alumni were present at the wedding. After the nuptials, the couple honeymooned at the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. Heather works at Noodlesoup Productions in New York, where she paints characters and props for “The Venture Bros.,” an animated show appearing on the Cartoon Network. Brian is a talent coordinator in New York for the “Late Show with David Letterman.”

Alumni and guests at the wedding of Melissa Osorio ’98 and Billy Siegrist

Alumni in attendance at the wedding of Brian Teta ’98 and Heather Austin were:
Top Row: Brian Dunfee '98, CJ Lenat '99, Dr. David Zielinski '98, AJ Robertson, Dr. Robert Budinetz '98, Michael Frankel '98
Middle Row: Alison Teta, Jessica Drennan '01, Jessica Sarro '98, Heather Brown '98, Todd Garretson '99
Front Row: Heather & Brian Teta


Alumni in attendance at the wedding of Lisa Andrews ’98 and Jim Ruddy were:
Back Row: Amy Yorkanis ’98, Jennifer (Harrison) Coplin ’98, Kathryn Laughlin ’98, Cheryl (Nelson) Noga ’99, Allison (LaSapio) Twohig ’95, Tara (Mason) Stepanian ’96, Lauren Casa ’98, Stefanie Parker ’98.
Front Row: Brett Coplin ’98, Donna (Healy) Vannelli ’98, Taisa Scors ’98, Jennifer (Wysocki) Bachman ’99 and Jim and Lisa (Andrews) Ruddy ’98

Robert and Aimee (VanEenennaam) Goodman ’99

| ’99 | Elisabeth “Betsy” Anderson recently ran in the Marine Corps Marathon on October 31, 2004, in Washington D.C. It was her first marathon and, despite the 80-degree temperatures, she finished in 4:23.10. She is planning on running the Las Vegas Marathon on January 30, 2005. Brooke (Pandolfi) Benavides was married to Oscar Benavides on July 18, 2004. The couple honeymooned in St. Lucia. Brooke is currently teaching eighth grade language arts at Woodrow Wilson Middle School in Clifton, N.J., and directing/choreographing both community and regional theatre productions. Oscar and Brooke reside in Upper Montclair, N.J., with their new puppy Bentley. Aaron Kapner is entering his second year at Circle in the Square Theater School in New York City, where Kevin Bacon, Matthew Lillard (Shaggy in Scooby Doo) and Philip Seymour Hoffman studied. He writes, “I’m working in delivery at Whole Foods Market on weekends and holidays to make ends meet. Will write when I start getting acting work!! (Fingers crossed.)” Tracey M. McGee, PA-C, recently accepted a position as site director for physicians assistants in the Emergency Department at Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood, N.J. She has just purchased a home in New Jersey. Ayla Tezel recently celebrated her five-year anniversary with Laura Davidson Public Relations in Manhattan and was promoted to an account supervisor. She now oversees four agency accounts including Tourism Australia and Ker & Downey South African Safaris. On April 23, 2004, Aimee R. VanEenennaam, D.O. and Robert Goodman, D.O. were married on the beach in Turks and Caicos Islands, British West Indies. Lisa Weiss writes, “I’m currently in cosmetology school so I can become a member of the wig and makeup union in New York and work on Broadway. I’m also styling hair for state-wide beauty pageants such as Miss New Jersey.”

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