Class Notes

Learn what's happening with your classmates and other Andrew friends.  Class notes are published quarterly on this website.

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2010s

Francisco De Paz Reyes ’10, is an admissions recruiter at Clayton State University.

CasonDremann ’10, is currently in his first year of a master’s program at the University of Georgia. His plan is to get a master’s in Kinesiology. He got married in April 2016. Cason is also working as a personal trainer at Omni Club of Athens and is a baseball and strength & conditioning instructor at Frozen Ropes.
Submitted December 8, 2016

Tonya Horne Germany ’10, is a secondary science teacher at Byne Christian School. She was married in February 2013 and has two children.
Submitted February 6, 2017

Kristen Beard Cochran ’13, has been named administrative assistant for the dean of academic affairs at Andrew College. After graduating from Andrew, Kirsten received a B.S. in sociology from Georgia Southwestern State College. She is married to Brooks Cochran and lives in Morgan, Georgia.

Rachel Stahlman ’14, graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville in December.

Hamilton Harp ’14, graduated from LaGrange College in May 2016.
Submitted February 8, 2017

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Kia Foreman17,has won a national logo competition in her home country, the British Virgin Islands. Her logo design for the rebranding of the National Housing Corporation (NHC)was chosen by a panel of eight internal and external professionals.
 

2000s

Thomas Denard ’00, was recently named the Washington-Wilkes Elementary Teacher of the Year.

Dixie Morgan Quinn 03, spent only one year at Andrew, but says, “what a great year it was!”
Submitted December 18, 2016

Tammy Ballew Walker ’03, is an English teacher at Cook High School. This is her 10th year teaching. She is planning to pursue her Master’s Degree this fall in instructional technology.
Submitted April 25, 2017

AdamLogan ’06, is teaching high school video production at Walnut Grove High School in Loganville, Georgia.
Submitted November 4, 2016
 

1990s

Deborah Odum Healty90, has been working for the last 20+ years as a paralegal at Acxiom Corporation based in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Submitted April 5, 2017

Asheia Thomas Douglas97, has been married for seven years and has a 5-year-old son. She works at an insurance defense law firm located in the Buckhead district of Atlanta.
Submitted January 19, 2017

Nikki Adams Bryant ’98, has been named to the Leadership Georgia Class of 2017.  Nikki owns the Adams Family Pharmacy in Preston. She is married to Robert Bryant, and the couple have two children.

Scott Curry ’98, was named one of Georgia Trend’s “40 Under 40.” Scott serves as the executive vice-president and vice chair of the Board of First State Bank of Randolph County. He is also a Shellman City Council member and mayor pro-tem. Scott is married to the former Brandi Frizzell and the couple lives in Shellman with their daughters.
 

1980s

David Bolton ’82, works in patients accounts at St. Joseph/Candler Hospital. He says that he was so excited to see his picture when he clicked on “update information” on the Andrew College website.
Submitted April 5, 2017

Winfred Williams ’84, is an 8th grade science teacher at Brooks County Middle School in Quitman, Georgia.
Submitted March 18, 2017

CDR Len Bunch ’87and Dr. LeAnn Bunch ’86 currently reside in Newport News, Virginia where Len is stationed on the USS Enterprise (CVN65). He is the reactor liaison officer supervising the decommissioning of the ship in the reactor department. He will celebrate his 30th year in the U.S. Navy in April. LeAnn recently graduated from Liberty University with her Ed.D. in curriculum and instruction. She works part time for University of Virginia as a research specialist and owns L & L Educational Solutions, providing writing and editing support for graduate students in area universities. They have three adult children and three grandchildren. Their three fur babies and multiple salt water aquariums are their hobbies.
Submitted October 5, 2016

LisaCowan Cowan ’87, is working as a fulfillment analyst for Belk.
Submitted December 28, 2016

Colleen Goering Lagoueyte ’88, was recognized by the Ware County Board of Education for her completion of the Georgia Leadership for School Improvement (GLISI) and Leadership Summit this past fall. Colleen is an elementary school teacher at Waresboro Elementary School.

DemetriceHawk Jones ’89, is working for Northside Hospital as an oncology nurse navigator for the Northwest Georgia area.
Submitted November 3, 2016
 

1970s

PatsyTaylor Chaney ’72, has retired from her own accounting practice and passed it on to her daughter. She is a full-time grandmother and takes care of her mother.
Submitted April 5, 2017

Rosemary Cope ’73, is working as a clinical counselor for the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She is a member of the Health and Wellness staff and has been on the professional staff at Vanderbilt since 1992. She said that she has wonderful memories of her time at Andrew and treasures all that she learned and the people she met.
Submitted February 2, 2017

Kathleen Beaver Piersol 73, is living in Millen, Georgia working as a paralegal (25 years with the same attorney), choir director and song leader at Fair Haven UMC.
Submitted April 6, 2017

Christine Roinestad Anger 78, is married to husband, Thomas, and has two sons, Lucas, 23 and Jens 20. She teaches English classes at the local VHS (community college of sorts), and is president of the local Landfrauen Club (land women’s association). Christine grew up on a farm outside of Cuthbert, but has been living in Germany for almost 30 years.She first worked in the U.S. Army hospital in Cannstatt/Stuttgart as the Blood Bank supervisor until it closed in June 1992.
Submitted November 4, 2016

Julie Faircloth Cadle ’79, was appointed vice president for finance at Andrew College in November.  In the past, Julie has served as assistant bursar, bursar and controller. She is married to Pat Cadle, Class of 1975.  All three of their daughters, Krystal, Class of 2006; Keri Cadle Summers, Class of 2009; and Kathryn, Class of 2013, attended Andrew College.

Laresa Sykes Swisher ’79, is currently living in Mississippi where she’s the technical specialist of the Blood Bank at MS Baptist Medical Center. She completed her masters degree in 1999 and has been married for 28 years. She has 2 grown daughters.
Submitted April 5, 2017
 

1960s

Larry Dixon 62 has been retired for 5 years after serving adults with developmental disabilities in the states of Florida, Connecticut, and Georgiafor over 30 years. He and his wife, Leah Ann, also retired, are enjoying their life together. Trips to Florida are frequent to enjoy and spoil their 2-year-old grandchild, Mikey, who lives with his parents in Orange Park. Larry continues serving by being an adult Bible study class teacher in his church, a small group Bible Study, and a Stephen Minister.
Submitted February 2, 2017

Jinanne Bennett Parrish 63 is a retired senior high school counselor and chair of the guidance department at Thomas County Central High School. She is founder and charter member of All Saints’ Episcopal Church, lay reader, member of the altar guild, Episcopal Church Women and past Junior Warden. She is also a member of the Thomasville Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution; John B. Gordon Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy and charter member and president of the John Lee of Nansemond Chapter, National Society Colonial Dames 17th Century.
Submitted October 5, 2016

Virginia West Case ’67 is retired and enjoying life! She says that she has great memories of Andrew Days.
Submitted April 6, 2017

KathyHanley Greene ’68 retired after 30 years of teaching special education. She left Atlanta after 24 years to move to North Carolina to be near her kids and grandkids (as well to get out of the zoo, known as Atlanta).
Submitted October 7, 2016

David Morgan ’68 is retired, but founder and self-employed since January 2002 in a start-up which is now an early-state intermediary practice.
Submitted April 5, 2017

Jim Frishe ’69 most recent work is as a “recovering” elected state legislator, real estate broker and development consultant. He is married with five adult children and lives in Florida.
Submitted February 23, 2017

Ron deValinger ’69 is enjoying retirement and volunteering at the Jefferson County Historial Society in Louisvile, Georgia.
Submitted April 5, 2017

 

1950s

Margaret Wood Hunt58, recently moved from her home in Harris County to Spring Harbor in Columbus.  She is enjoying her painting, visits from her family and meeting new friends.

Alice Kilgore McTier58, has retired from 30 years of teaching and is now substituting and volunteering in primary and middle school. She is loving her new life! She also is following her granddaughter with her tennis team and working with her flowers. She lives in Alabama.
Submitted April 5, 2017
 

In Memoriam

Evelyn Brazeal Turner ’47of Cuthbert, passed away on December 31, 2016, at the Joe-Anne Burgin Nursing Home. Born in Terrell County, her husband, G.P. Turner, and her son, John Aaron Brown, predeceased her. Mrs. Turner worked at Davis Toy Store, Hunt’s Drug Company and Day Plywood.  Survivors include a number of nieces and nephews.

Mark Ruppelt, former jazz director at Andrew College from 1994-1997, passed away in October 2016.
 

Former Faculty and Staff

Mr. and Mrs. Trunnell, affectionately known to students from the 1960s and 70s as Mr. and Mrs. T, ran the bookstore and the sweetshop on campus. Mr. Trunnell passed away several years ago, but Mrs. Florence (Flo) Trunnell Sikula is doing well and living in Ft. Myers, Florida.