Steve L. Cooper
(D.M.A.), Rogers, Ark., wrote a play, The Humble Heart, Shakers
in America, that premiered at NorthWest Arkansas Community College.
The full-length, Broadway-style musical drama presents the history
of the Shakers, including their theology, their music, their focus
on work as worship and their architecture and furniture design.
D. Davis, Edmond,
Okla., was promoted to postal inspector projects coordinator in
Oklahoma City in August. He became a postal inspector in 1991.
(’92 M.S.), Austin, married John Mash in July.
John H. Venable, Lewisville,
launched Supercalafragalistic.com, a movie review web site produced
by his graphic design company Four Creative.
William C. Laning, Alvarado,
is vice principal in charge of curriculum at Brazos River Charter
School near Glen Rose. Laning was also selected by the Veterans
of Foreign Wars as Texas Teacher of the Year for 1999-2000.
P. McCombs, Temple,
joined the community internal medicine division in the Department
of Medicine at Scott & White in Temple.
M. Weaver (M.A.),
was promoted to associate curator of contemporary art at the Dallas
Museum of Art, where she has worked since 1995.
Angela K. Cheatham
(’96 M.Ed.), Carrollton, married Terry Gray in July. She is the
assistant principal for Grapevine-Colleyville ISD.
D. Echols, Germany,
transferred from Buechel Air Base in Germany to Ramstein Air Base
in Germany to fill the senior Air Force security forces inspector
general position in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Command.
‘Shawny’ Figuerola Ganus, Richardson,
and her husband are pleased to announce the birth of their first
child, Jenna Danielle. Ganus teaches ESL at Birmingham Elementary
M. Harris, Dallas,
is a writer for Gallier and Wittenberg, a marketing, advertising
and public relations company. Prior to joining the company, Harris
was assistant managing editor with the Dallas Business Journal.
She has also worked at the Lakewood/East Dallas Advocate,
the Lake Highlands Advocate, the Dallas Morning News
and the Times Record News in Wichita Falls.
D’Angelo Lott, San
Antonio, and Kenneth ‘Brownie’ Lott
(’94) have moved to San Antonio and opened a HomeVestors franchise
Eric L. Redmond,
Corinth, is director of the design department at Towers Perrin,
a global management consulting firm.
Kimberly Mace Rogers, Colleyville,
was promoted to associate director for Big Brothers Big Sisters
of Tarrant County.
Peter T. Razey, Vancouver,
Wash., joined ASTRA-ZENECA pharmaceuticals as a sales specialist
for Oregon and southwest Washington.
Dallas, earned a master of business administration from Southern
Methodist University in 2000.
Wendy E. Dunn,
Carrollton, married Andrew R. Deigan in November.
(M.Ed.), Marietta, Ga., was named assistant director of children’s
ministries at the 7,000-member Roswell United Methodist Church in
Roswell, Ga. She also recently performed at Carnegie Hall with the
Michael O’Neal Singers, a 140-voice symphonic chorus.
College Station, won a 2000 ARIA Award (Awards Recognizing Individual
Artistry). The $15,000 awards are given annually to opera singers
considered to be on the brink of a major career.
L. Tidwell, Pearland,
married Matthew Silvey.
Daniel J. Blizzard (M.B.A.),
Plano, was promoted to vice president of operations for Belo Corp.
Blizzard most recently served as director of procurement for Belo’s
Dallas Morning News. Prior to that, he served in several
management roles in the area of procurement. He is a member of the
National Association of Purchasing Management, the American Production
and Inventory Control Society and the Newspaper Purchasing Management
San Francisco, Calif., is represented by the Canvas, an art gallery
in San Francisco, which is exhibiting and selling her paintings.
(Ph.D.), Turlock, Calif., was promoted to senior research associate
at LTG Associates Inc., a social science and public health consulting
and research firm.
(Ph.D.), Cambridge, Ohio, assistant professor of English at Muskingum
College, was awarded the college’s highest honor for excellence
in teaching. Williamson joined Muskingum in 1996. He specializes
in 19th- and 20th-century American literature, the novel, composition,
and business and technical writing.
Geoffrey H. Baum, Meridian,
Miss., and Jennifer S. Rushlau (’98)
were married in November. Geoff is a pilot in the Marine Corps,
and Jennifer is employed by Alliance HealthSystems.
M. Hedgecock, Fort
Worth, joined the Fort Worth-based law firm Whitaker, Chalk, Swindle
& Sawyer LLP. He received his juris doctor from Texas Wesleyan University
School of Law.
Plano, married Jon Benjamin Crawford in October.
Jon R. Thompson, Lewisville,
was named general manager of Ben E. Keith Beer’s Palestine branch.
Thompson most recently served as assistant general manager in Palestine
Madeline G. Adkins, Baltimore,
has been appointed to the position of assistant concertmaster of
the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. She completed her master’s degree
in violin performance at New England Conservatory in May 2000.
S. Cooper, Willow
Park, joined Woodmont Realty Associates as a retail leasing agent.
Prior to joining Woodmont, Cooper was a sales associate for the
Lynch & Associates Century 21 office.
Melissa D. Meredith,
Arlington, is a quality assurance technician at Dannon Co. in Fort