Alumni Extra: April 2014

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April 2014

Rebecca Zabinski ’06 and Jennifer Barton ’10 were two of seven orchestra administrators chosen for the League of American Orchestras’ Emerging Leaders Program. (4/8/2014 12:18:35 AM)
A real estate agent with Howard Hanna, Michael Bassilios ’02 sold 50 homes and more than $9 million in volume in 2013. (4/7/2014 11:34:16 PM)
As environmental health and safety expertise manager of the Personal Safety Expertise Center, Jeff Kozub ’99 has been named a National Safety Council 2013 Rising Star. (4/7/2014 4:24:19 PM)
Mike Secrist ’95 was named director of data analytics for benefits consulting firm Sagewell Partners. (4/7/2014 3:40:15 PM)
As environmental solutions manager, Molly Ray ’94 helps Office Depot clients make greener decisions. (4/7/2014 3:02:34 PM)
Settled in the Green Mountains of Vermont, Jacque Day Pallone ’94 and Art Pallone M’95 would love to hear from other alumni in the area. (4/7/2014 2:23:18 PM)
St. Bonaventure professor William Elenchin M’94 has a new book, Happy without the Meal: Reflections from Catholic Faith and Reason. (4/7/2014 12:08:19 PM)
Artist Shelly Lipscomb Echeverria ’89 designed the cover for a former state representative’s autobiography. (4/6/2014 11:57:13 PM)
During his 27 years in the military, Lieutenant Colonel Michael Kucynda ’80 served in Germany during the height of the Cold War, completed 10 overseas deployment training missions in Korea, and completed two tours in Iraq. (4/6/2014 11:32:32 PM)
Florida International University’s JoAnne Dechert Youngblut ’77 studied with a colleague how the health of parents changes after the death of an infant or child. (4/6/2014 9:34:02 AM)
Kim Burke ’77, of Taft Stettinius & Hollister, LLP, is listed in The International Who’s Who of Environmental Lawyers 2013. (4/6/2014 9:01:40 AM)
Surviving members of the Folkmen, a ’60s group made up of students from Indiana State College and later IUP, has established a scholarship to support music and music education majors. (4/6/2014 7:15:26 AM)
Katherine Butcher Wyda ’56 and friends from Indiana State Teachers College share a photo from a recent lunch. (4/5/2014 9:02:38 PM)