Friday, May 20, 2022

Caleb Sachs `17

 Caleb Sachs `17 married Naomi Longshore on May 14, 2022. They reside in Cleveland.

Alicia Hopkins `09

 Alicia Hopkins `09 will be speaking at the Milestones National Autism Conference this summer, June 15-16! She'll be presenting virtually about Art Speaks: Using Art for Self Advocacy and Independent Living.

This year the conference has over 80 sessions, all presented by autism professionals, family members, and autistic individuals. There will be networking, a virtual art show, and CEUs in 12 disciplines. Plus all content will be available on-demand through August 15!

Monday, May 16, 2022

Lauren Ellinger `20

 Lauren Ellinger `20 had the pleasure of working at Seattle Children's Hospital as a clinical pediatric mental health specialist, educator, nurse assistant, and medical coach on the psychiatry and behavioral medicine unit. She acceptrf a position in February at her dream workplace at Akron Children's Hospital! She has wanted to work at Akron Children's Hospital since she was 2! She is a dietetic, nutrition, and culinary specialist and associate in the Nutrition Department in Nutrition Services! She is in love with her job and obsessed with her position, making a difference, and the entire atmosphere! She has the best co workers and boss! She is also excited to start graduate school in a few months to obtain her Master's in Public Health specializing in Public Health Nutrition on the RD/ RDN route! Her dream is to be a pediatric registered dietitian in maternal and fetal medicine and nutrition at Akron Children's Hospital!

Brandi Noll `05

Brandi Noll `05 was hired in February 2022 by the United Nations to serve on a global UNICEF project as an Education Specialist in Reading. As the only Reading Specialist on the team of six, she is charged with the task of revising and re-aligning the reading portion of the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MCIS) to global standards. First created and used in the mid 1990s, the MCIS has become the "largest source of statistically sound and internationally comparable data on children and women worldwide." The data collected is used to determine educational levels of children around the world in both math and reading, and to drive policy and planning within countries and nations. 

She also teach courses in literacy education at the University of Akron.

Michael Grogan `77

 Michael Grogan `77 on April 19, 2022. Visit

Nicholas Kucko `15

 Nicholas Kucko `15 has been accepted into Campbell University's PharmD program. He begins August 2022 and will complete the program spring of 2026.

Monday, May 2, 2022

Amanda (Vance) Wycuff `03

 Amanda (Vance) Wycuff `03 became the head principal of Price Elementary School in the Cuyahoga Falls City School District during the 20-21 school year after serving as an elementary teacher and literacy specialist with Canton City Schools for 17 years.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Joyce (Vogelgesang) Barkely *64

 Joyce (Vogelgesang) Barkely *64 on December 12, 2021. Visit

Dale Winning `74

 Dale Winning `74 has retired. He resides in Pittsburgh, PA.

William Harris `11

 William Harris `11 Ecommerce growth firm Elumynt is fastest growing Minnesota Ad Agency in Latest Inc. Magazine ranking.

Monday, April 4, 2022

Phil Budervic `79

 Phil Budervic `79 is looking to launch an experimental gold league at Wilkshire, near Bolivar for older golfers.

Kimberly (Farkas) Haggerty `14

 Kimberly (Farkas) Haggerty `14 was promoted to Senior Manager of Community Engagement at the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center.

Friday, April 1, 2022

Jared Szari `11

 Jared Szari `11 is the owner and operator of a new Chick-fil-A restaurant in Austintown, OH.

Monday, March 28, 2022

Angela Bliss `14

 Angela Bliss `14 has successfully defended her QI project and will be graduating in May with her DNP from The Ohio State University.

Friday, March 25, 2022

Nate Hinzman `11

Nate is currently living in Sharon, MA with his wife Loreita, 2-year old son Jackson and Labrador Brooklyn. He is serving at The Salvation Army's Camp Wonderland, a residential summer camping ministry for children and youth in Massachusetts.

Barbara (Clutter) Arblaster *51

 Barbara (Clutter) Arblaster *51 on March 19, 2022. Visit

Katie (Macko) Phillips `03

 Katie (Macko) Phillips `03 has been named Orange High School principal.

Tyler Renner `08

 Tyler Renner `08 has been named as Hiland High and Middle School principal.

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Monday, March 14, 2022

Lindsay DeHaas `10 and Merisa Salazar `10

Lindsay and Merisa along with one other women have partnered together to open a counseling and trauma center in Canton, called Branch Counseling and Trauma Center.