Vincent Burns ’94 Retires after 25+ Years in Publishing

Burns, Vice President, Editorial, is retiring in September 2020 from ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, California, after 15+ years with the company and 25+ years in print and digital publishing.

Tara Linhardt starts tour company

Tara Linhardt, who was featured in the UW Alum magazine in the Spring 2018, started her own tour company bringing people to Nepal.

Sheila Godreau is Ceridian HCM’s 2019 Working Mother of the Year

Sheila Godreau (MBA 1994) has a lot of reasons to celebrate.

Michael Galaty Named Director of the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

Dr. Michael L. Galaty, a 1998 PhD in anthropology, was recently named director of the University of Michigan Museum of Anthropological Archaeology.

Susan Brnovich confirmed as Federal Judge

Susan Brnovich (Skibba) was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as a district judge of the U.S. District on October 11, 2018.

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.

Kate Demet Named Partner and Chief Marketing Officer at RMB Capital

RMB Capital (“RMB”), a Chicago-based independent investment and advisory firm with
approximately $9.3 billion in assets under management, recently named Kate Demet partner and chief marketing officer for the firm.

Three Alumnae Create a new Film Festival for Chicago’s South Side: Michelle Kennedy, Lex Curtis, Neicia McNeely

Three graduates of the University of Wisconsin at Madison are hard at work on a new non-profit that celebrates Chicago’s South Side on film – The Chicago South Side Film Festival.

Frank Denton retires

After a 52-year career as a journalist, Frank Denton retired as editor of The Florida Times-Union and vice president for journalism of Morris Publishing Group. From 1986 to 2003, he was editor of the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison. At the UW-Madison business school, he earned his MBA in 1994 and his PhD in 1996.

Purchase College Names Anne Kern New Dean for Global Strategy and International Programs

Purchase College, SUNY, is pleased to announce that Anne M. Kern has been named Dean for Global Strategy and International Programs.