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Clarence Mingo

Clarence Mingo ’96 of New Albany, Ohio, was the keynote speaker at the Ohio Civil Rights Commission Martin Luther King Contest Awards Program in March 2017. Mingo is Franklin County, Ohio, Auditor.

Debra Winegarten

Debra Winegarten ’91 MA of Austin, Texas, is head of Sociosights Press, which released its fifth book “Almost a Minyan.”

Lisa Geene

Lisa McGlamery Geene ’91 of Bound Brook, New Jersey, renewed her National Board Certification in Early/Middle Childhood Music. She is a music teacher at the Ranney School in Tinton Falls, New Jersey.

Beth Castrodale

Beth Castrodale ’87 of Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, is the author of “Marion Hartley,” her debut novel published by Garland Press.

Joseph Yu

Joseph S. Yu ’83, ’87 MS of Dublin, Ohio, is president of the American Society of Emergency Radiology. He also received an honorary fellowship from the American College of Radiology.

James Faron

James F. Faron ’71 (LM) of Champaign, Illinois, is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, the third largest transit system in Illinois.

P. Brennan Hart

P. Brennan Hart ’70 of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was reappointed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to the Disciplinary Board of Pennsylvania. Hart is a partner in the Pittsburgh law office of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick and Raspanti.

Michael Preis

Michael W. Preis ’69 of Saranac Lake, New York, finished seventh in his division at the 2017 World Snowshoe Championship.

Robert Gilberg

Robert C. Gilberg ’64 of San Diego, California, is the author of “Alice Chang,” a tech-thriller, and “The Last Road Rebel,” a memoir about growing up in Ohio in the 1950s and 1960s. A third book, “A Twist of Fate,” will be released in the spring of 2017.

Meredith Logsdon Mates

Meredith Logsdon Mates ’07 of West Lafayette, Indiana, is faculty lead for the Applied Behavior Analysis Master’s Program in the Department of Psychology Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Capella University in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Katie Eggers

Katie N. Eggers ’05 (LM) of Lewis Center, Ohio, is manager of client services for Hamilton Capital Management in Columbus.

Hillary O'Connor Mueri

Hillary O’Connor Mueri ’99 of Painesville, Ohio, is an executive committee member and national legal counsel for Democrats Abroad Switzerland.

Fatima Beacham

Fatima Beacham ’97 of Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, is an interior designer in the Ann Arbor, Michigan, office of Quinn Evans Architects.

Elisabeth Stimpert

Elisabeth M. Stimpert ’97 of Warrensburg, Missouri, is an assistant professor of clarinet at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg.

Gary Troyan

Gary M. Troyan ’78 JD of Delaware, Ohio, has joined the Columbus law office of Isaac Wiles. Troyan was a partner in Jones, Troyan and Perkins, which joined the Isaac Wiles law firm in March 2017.

Simran Magowan

Simran A. Magowan ’13 is an associate attorney in the Cincinnati law office of Graydon Head and Ritchey.

Jake Haggmark

Jake Haggmark ’12 MArch (LM) is a senior design professional with HOK in St. Louis, Missouri.

Jessica Carpenter

Jessica N. Carpenter ’09 of Dublin, Ohio, is an associate compliance officer with Hamilton Capital Management in Columbus.