Eric Ambrus ’08, RN, BSN, Mercy Cardiovascular Special Care Unit, received one of Mercy’s five 2016 Clinical Excellence Awards. Eric has been a member of Nurse Practice Council, Infection Control Committee and a Preceptor at Mercy Medical Center. He is currently a staff nurse in the Special Care Unit.
Rev. Dr. Matthew Everhard, ’99, D.MIN., successfully defended his doctoral dissertation at Reformed Theological Seminary on April 15th, 2016. His dissertation was entitled, A Theology of Joy : Jonathan Edwards and Eternal Happiness in the Holy Trinity. Continuing his studies in the life and thought of Jonathan Edwards, Matthew has begun a website devoted to the theology, philosophy and writings of the Northampton Puritan, EdwardsStudies.com. Dr. Everhard is now in his eighth year as the senior pastor Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Brooksville, Florida.
Anne Nesser ’11 is the Digital Team Leader at 104.9 the River, part of One Connection Media Group in Columbus. She writes, “I work with an awesome team of creative cohorts, and together we manage 104.9 the River’s website, social media platforms, blogs, etc. We’re kind of like a mini agency. Just a band of content monsters working to bring a radio platform into the digital world.”
Terry and Drinda Hanni were mystery alumni in the Malone Magazine. Now retired, they spend their time between Glenmoor in Canton and Ft. Myers, FL. Drinda taught French and English for 35 years. Terry worked in technical services and sales for metal forming plants. The Hannis have two children and three grandchildren. Terry writes, “I still play a lot of golf and Drinda is active in various community activities. We were truly surprised when we saw the picture. It brought back great memories from our time at Malone.”
Lin McDowell ’96 has recorded the New Testament American Standard Version in audio book form. A veteran of over twenty years in radio broadcasting, McDowell’s extensive voice work includes hundreds of commercials, narrations for corporate videos and as a public address announcer for college and professional sports teams. McDowell is on the news team at News/Talk 1110 WBT Radio in Charlotte, North Carolina. The audio book is available through Legacy Audio Books. A downloadable version is also available in CD form. Use this promo code when you order: PW251NNOZ3N0B.
Adam Sabados ’06 has been promoted to Digital Media Manager for Tyndale House Publishers in Chicago. He is reponsible for coordinating social media marketing and strategy for the Tyndale corporate brand and book marketing, advertising planning and buying, social media analytics, trade shows, blogging, content creation, video and podcast producing and editing. Adam started with the publishing house in 2007 as an Author Services Representative and has been promoted through other marketing and digital media positions.
And the winner is…Amanda Flower’s novel, Andi Unstoppable, the third mystery in the Andi Boggs series won the Agatha Award for Best Children’s/ Young Adults Novel. Read more about Amanda and her books here.