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Lisa Gates

Lisa Gates ’93 (LM) of Grandview, Ohio, is vice president of communications with The Buckeye Institute in Columbus.

Keith Raker

Keith Raker ’91, ’92 JD (LM) of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, was named one of The Best Lawyers in America by Best Lawyers. He specializes in real estate law in the Cleveland law office of Tucker Ellis.

Joseph Koncelik

Joseph Koncelik ’90, ’93 JD of Westlake, Ohio, was named one of The Best Lawyers in America by Best Lawyers. He specializes in environmental law in the Cleveland law office of Tucker Ellis.

George H. Wolfington

George H. Wolfington ’89 (LM) of Columbus is a blogger at, a film criticism and news site that was named as one of the Top 100 movie blogs in the world by Feedspot Blog Reader.

Brian O'Neill

Brian O’Neill ’83 of Westlake, Ohio was named a 2018 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers. He specializes in merger and acquisition law in the Cleveland law office of Tucker Ellis.

Tamara Bundy

Tamara Bundy ’83 of Cincinnati has published “Walking with Miss Millie,” a novel about a friendship between a young Caucasian girl and her elderly African-American neighbor in 1960s Georgia.

William D. Urban

William D. Urban ’81, ’85 DVM (LM) of Centerburg, Ohio was named an Ohio STEM Exemplar by the Ohio Academy of Sciences. Urban is a veterinarian at Central Ohio Pet Care in Centerburg.

Sherry Beck Paprocki

Sherry Beck Paprocki ’80 of Columbus is president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors. She is president of R.S. Rock Media in Columbus.

Evelyn Joyce Stratton

Evelyn Joyce Stratton ’79 JD of Worthington, Ohio, received the 2017 Ritter Award from the Ohio State Bar Foundation for a lifetime of service to the practice of law. She is a justice on the Ohio Supreme Court.

Melinda Myers

Melinda Myers ’79 (LM) of Mukwonago, Wisconsin, was inducted into the GWA: Association for Garden Communicators Hall of Fame. Myers is a gardening expert, TV and radio host, author and columnist.

Judith Henberger Leddy

Judith Henberger Leddy ’78 (LM) of Colleyville, Texas, received a distinguished service award from the Carroll Independent School District in Southlake, Texas. Leddy is retired from Carroll as teacher in the gifted program.

Todd Truax

Todd N. Truax ’76 (LM) of Westerville, Ohio, earned a Doctor of Ministry Degree from the Harding School of Theology in Memphis, Tennessee.

Elizabeth Berke-Dreyfuss

Elizabeth Berke-Dreyfuss ’76 of Oakland, California, was named a 2017 Northern California Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine. Berke-Dreyfuss specializes in bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights law in the Oakland law office of Wendel, Rosen, Black and Dean.

Saundra Curry Ardrey

Saundra Curry Ardrey ’76 MA, ’83 PHD of Bowling Green, Kentucky, received a 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant to South Africa to teach modules focusing on Women of the African Diaspora at the University of Limpopo Division of Social Sciences. She is an associate professor of political science at Western Kentucky University.

Stephen Tilson

Stephen Tilson ’74 JD (LM) of Galion, Ohio, received the 2017 Ramey Award for Distinguished Community Service from the Ohio State Bar Foundation. Tilson is past president of the foundation and is an attorney and shareholder in the Galion law office of Hottenroth Garverick Tilson and Garverick.

Glenn Morrical

Glenn Morrical ’74 (LM) of Shaker Heights, Ohio, was named one of The Best Lawyers in America. He specializes in corporate and mergers and acquisitions law in the Cleveland law office of Tucker Ellis.

Donna Palmer Wilson

Donna Palmer Wilson ’73, ’76 MA (LM) of Durham, North Carolina, was appointed to a two-year term as a member of the College and University Relations Committee for the American Association of University Women.

Frank Staniszewski

Frank Staniszewski ’73 of Madison, Wisconsin, is a member of the Independent Living Inc. board of directors.

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