The Flowers Are Burning…Oceans A Rising An Art and Climate Justice Exhibition: Helen Klebesadel and Mary Kay Neumann

“The Flowers Are Burning: Incandescent Watercolors by Helen Klebesadel and Mary Kay Neumann” is a collaborative art and climate justice project that has been traveling on exhibition since 2015. “The Flowers are Burning…Oceans A Rising: An Art and Climate Justice Exhibition” is the current chapter of this collaboration’s evolution.

Gordie Blum ’89 – Wisconsin native brings home a lifelong dedication to public lands

Gordie Blum has been selected as deputy regional forester for the Eastern Region of the USDA’s Forest Service, which manages approximately 12 million acres of public land in the northeastern United States.

Milton Silva-Craig BA ’89, MBA ’93, JD ’93 Appointed to Sophia Genetics’s Board of Directors

Milton Silva-Craig BA ’89, MBA ’93, JD ’93 was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of Sophia Genetics, a Generation Investment Management portfolio company, focused on providing insight into new-generation health data.

In Memoriam: Steven McGregor Demorest, August 24, 1959 – September 22, 2019

Dr. Steven McGregor Demorest (’89) died September 22, 2019 in Evanston, Illinois after a 20-month battle with a form of lung cancer that – much like him – was very rare.

Renee Orlowski Kaufer ’89 appointed vice president of operations at Northwest Center at Amazon

Renee Orlowski Kaufer was recently appointed Vice President of Operations for Northwest Center at Amazon, a social enterprise with all revenue going directly to the mission of advancing equal opportunities for children and adults with disabilities.

Alumna Amy Singleton Adams Promoted to Full Professor Position

University of Wisconsin-Madison alumna Amy Singleton Adams has been promoted to full professor by the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA.

The 1980s: Patricia Drentea and Paul W. Tybor

Patricia Drentea BA ’89 was promoted to Full Professor in Sociology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her husband, Paul Tybor BS ’88 has been with Ernst & Young for 22 years and is an IT Asset Manager.

Congratulations, William Graham III

Bel Brands, recently appointed William Graham III ’89 to CEO.

Named Vice President of Operation: Renee Kaufer

Renee Orlowski Kaufer (1989) was recently hired as Vice President of Operations for Northwest Center at Amazon.

Exelon Promotes David Fein to Senior Vice President, Governmental and Regulatory Affairs

David Fein ‘89 of Deerfield, Illinois, who has spent the past 26 years in the energy industry as either a lawyer, policy advocate, or government and regulatory affairs expert, was elevated to Senior Vice President, Governmental and Regulatory Affaris at Exelon Corporation.