Candice McDonald ’08, ’12 recently accepted a position at NASA and will be working at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in emergency management. Since graduating from Malone’s Organizational Leadership program she has been identified as an emerging leader in the fire service on a national level and has been published in multiple fire service magazines. She is also working on her Ph.D. in Human Services with a specialty in Disaster, Crisis, & Intervention. You can visit her website at www.CandiceMcDonald.com.
Bill Anderson ’74 is an Education Lead Consultant with the Allstate Insurance Company. He has taught and managed the education of sales professionals in the insurance industry including companies such as The Hartford and Wells Fargo for more than 25 years. Bill met his wife Kathy (Walker) at Malone. They are active members in the Stony Point Presbyterian Church in Richmond, VA and in an inner city outreach program called the Church Hill Activities and Tutoring (CHAT). Learn more about CHAT at https://www.facebook.com/CHATRichmond
Jennifer James Davies ’04 is a production assistant for The Velocity of Autumn on Broadway. She is studying at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Training Center and performs with a rotating cast in the improv comedy show Sunday Night Improv at the Stand Up NY Theatre in New York City. Jennifer continues to audition, write, and perform throughout NYC.
Mandi (Kurzen) Dudgeon ’01 has been made partner at Carlock, Copeland & Stair. She is a member of the South Carolina office’s commercial litigation team and handles a wide variety of litigation matters, focusing her practice on advising and representing attorneys, real estate agents, accountants, and other professionals. Mandi graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where she was a member of the South Carolina Law Review Editorial Board.
Mandi is active in the ABA Lawyers Professional Liability Section and President of the Charleston Lawyers Club. She previously served as co-chair of the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyer’s Division (YLD) Marketing and Publications Committee and editor of the YLD’s quarterly publication The SC Young Lawyer. Mandi is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rated attorney and has been included in the South Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in 2012 and 2013 as one of the best young lawyers in professional negligence defense matters. Less than three percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the list.
Mandi and her husband, Dr. Wes Dudgeon ’02, a professor of Health and Human Performance at the College of Charleston, live in Charleston with their daughter Reese. They are active members at James Island Christian Church, and Wes is chairman of the James Island Christian School Board.
Dustin ’07 and his wife, Jamie, felt God calling them to launch Radial Church as a church-plant with a heart for Canton in August of 2012. Many of their launch team are gifted musicians. In 2013, the Radial Worship team shared some of their original songs online. Within a month that first modest recording was downloaded in 24 different countries and they began receiving emails from worship leaders and pastors across the U.S. to let them know their music was being used for their congregations’ worship services. The worship team now travels to lead worship for groups around the region.
Radial Worship released the EP album, “We Are Alive”, in February. The EP is available for download on iTunes, Amazon.com, and for free streaming on Spotify. Dustin writes, “We are all simply in awe of the story that God is writing for our city and for our generation and are so incredibly grateful for the invitation that He has extended to us in His story.”
Amanda (Maxwell) Rearick ’13 is an ITS Specialist II, Community Support Services Inc at the Christian Children’s Home of Ohio. Prior to this role, Amanda was a CPST/Residential Case Manager at the Home. She is working on her Master’s in Counseling from the University of Akron. Amanda married Andrew Rearick ’13 on June 22nd 2013. The couple attend Dayspring Christian Fellowship and live in Akron.
David P. Murray is a partner in the Litigation Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in Washington, D.C. In February, 2014, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP advised Comcast Corp. on its agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable Inc. for $45.2 billion, combining the two largest U.S. cable companies in an all-stock transaction. David is part of Willkie’s communications practice team that is leading the effort to secure Federal Communications Commission regulatory approval.
David also worked on the Feist Publications team at Willkie, which successfully overturned eighty years of adverse precedent in a landmark copyright decision by the United States Supreme Court. He specializes in complex civil litigation and related matters involving communications, media, RICO, Fair Labor Standards Act, Commerce Clause, product safety, securities, and class actions.
After graduating from Malone, David attended Georgetown University Law Center. He is chairman of the Board of Trustees for Malone University. He is married to Tonja (Fehlman) and they have three sons, Tyler, Nick and Ryan. The Murray family lives in Potomac, Maryland.
Zane Sanders is the College Ministry and Creative Director at Vineyard Church of Knox County (OH). Jennifer Sanders is an Administrative Assistant in the Career Development Office at Kenyon College where they are also members of the Campus Ministry staff with CCO, a campus ministry that partners with churches, colleges and organizations to develop men and women who live out their Christian faith in every area of life. Zane, Jennifer and Gavin live in Gambier, Ohio.