Midwestern-Grown Holiday ‘Febgiving’ Featured in the New York Times: James Norton, Rebecca Dilley

The New York Times featured writer James Norton (’99) and photographer Rebecca Dilley (’02) in a story about Friendsgiving celebrations.

University of Wisconsin – Madison Graduate Co-Founds First “Legacy Preservation” Startup: Sarah Anderson

UW-Madison graduate Sarah Anderson (1999) is celebrating one year since she co-founded Kinetic Legacy LLC to help guide businesses, brands and institutions towards a path of “legacy preservation.”

Ellen Carlson honored as Governor’s Service Recognition Award Honoree

Ellen Carlson was honored as AmeriCorps*Vista Alumni of the year for her ongoing service to the people of the state of Wisconsin since her AmeriCorps Service ended in 2001.

Dan Hoppe Named 2019 Wisconsin History Teacher of the Year

Dan Hoppe, a teacher at Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH), has been named the 2019 Wisconsin History Teacher of the Year, an award presented annually by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to K-12 American history education.

Jennifer (Van de Grift) Kleist promoted to HR Director

Jennifer (Van de Grift) Kleist ’99 was promoted to Human Resources Director at PreferredOne in Minneapolis.

Amy Tills Named Vice President of Human Resources – Global at SPX Cooling Technologies

SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc., a full-line, full-service industry leader in the design and manufacture of cooling towers and other specialized heat exchangers, has named Amy Tills Vice President, Human Resources, Global Cooling.

Tim Mattke is New Chairman of the Board

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc. recently elected Tim Mattke as Chairman of the Board; he joined the Goodwill Board in 2010.

UW alumna – first Peace Corps volunteer, now Fulbright Grant recipient: Rhonda Petree

My interest in global affairs and education is routed in my education both on and off campus in Madison. I recall history and political science courses that helped me understand the world. Madison opened my eyes to possibilities and opportunities. I am forever proud of my degree from UW-Madison.

Jared Rosen Selected to Present at National Construction Conference

Ellin & Tucker, the public accounting and business consulting firm, announced that Jared Rosen, director in the firm’s audit, accounting and consulting department, has been tapped to co-present two sessions at the Construction Financial Management Association’s (CFMA) 2017 Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Gannett Fleming’s Sodemann Named 2017 Senior Associate: Jasmine Sodemann

Gannett Fleming named Jasmine R. Sodemann as a new senior associate in recognition of her significant role in the future of the firm. This distinction recognizes each individual’s excellent work efforts, commitment to client service, and leadership.