2014 – Fall ’19 Class Letter

Tim Holme

608.333.9526 / [email protected]

Mara Jensen Poullette

952.412.1420. / [email protected]

Naomi Jahn Skulan

920.342.7288 / [email protected]


JILL VANEPEREN BEILFUSS ’14 and MITCHEL BEILFUSS ’15 of Fremont, Wisconsin, were married Dec. 15, 2018.

JEREMY BROUWER ’14 is a lighting artist in the Montréal location of Moving Picture Company, a major visual effects (VFX) studio. He recently worked on the Walt Disney film “Dumbo.”

JENNIFER GRANUM CARLI ’14 and KEVIN CARLI ’14 of Schiller Park, Illinois were married June 3, 2018.

NATHANIEL DAVIDSON ’14 is an assistant state’s attorney in Macon County, Illinois, where he handles primarily misdemeanor DUIs.

EMILY DOZIER ’14 is an adult education transition coordinator at John Wood Community College in her hometown of Quincy, Illinois. She assists adult students who are working toward their GED, improving basic education skills or improving their English. She then helps them find career and/or higher education opportunities.

BENJAMIN FIRGENS ’14 is one of just 10 graduate students to receive the Harold F. Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Award at Penn State University. The award is sponsored jointly by the graduate school, through an endowment of the same name, and the Office of the Vice President and Dean for Undergraduate Education.

ANNA GALLE ’14: “I decided on a career change and moved to Milwaukee to pursue a nursing degree at Marquette. I’ll be graduating in December 2019 with a master’s in nursing as an RN!”

ELIZABETH GREVER ’14 started a new job in global customer success at LinkedIn and became an awareness speaker for the Selah Freedom organization.

AMANDA FINN HAGGERTY ’14 of Chicago, Illinois, is the Illinois editor and venue relations for Footlights, theatre contributor and social media for Scapi Magazine and a freelance writer. She has won a few WNA awards in her 2½ years with the Wisconsin State Journal and has had bylines in American Theatre Magazine, Isthmus and BroadwayWorld.com.

BRITTANY LAHAIE ’14 got engaged to Nathan Martlett in June 2018 and got married in May 2019. She still is living in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

CHRISTIAN MARTINEZ ’14 got engaged to SOPHIA KLINGENBERGER ’14 and will be getting married in June 2020.

DAN MILES ’14: “I am working for a company called Right at School as a program manager at Eisenhower Elementary in Wauwatosa.”

CASSANDRA BILOTTO PASBRIG ’14: “We had a baby! We also moved back to Wisconsin from Kentucky. I got promoted to performance operations analyst within Conifer Health.”

MICHAEL RAUSCH ’14 of Deerfield, Wisconsin, is pursuing a Ph.D. in computer science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

DAVID “TRES” REDEMANN ’14 moved to Spokane, Washington, and started working in the marijuana unit of the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. He took Company Command of a U.S. Army Reserve Unit located at Fort Lewis.

TYLER RUTKOWSKI ’14 has continued his employment as a state trooper with the Michigan State Police and recently purchased his first house.

KATIE DREW SCHUMACHER ’14 and BRIAN SCHUMACHER ’15 moved back to Wisconsin and bought their first house. They love their new home and are saving up for some exciting new renovations — windows! Katie recently started a new position as a marketing coordinator. Brian is a research and development associate scientist in the materials science group at Millipore Sigma. His research has moved to graphene and derivatives for biosensors and drug delivery. In June, Brian and Katie visited BRAD ’15 and SHELBY CHOJNACKI ’13 at their home in Washington, D.C.

NAOMI JAHN SKULAN ’14 and NICK SKULAN ’14 of Morris, Minnesota, welcomed baby Charles Xavier Skulan to the world July 21, 2018. Nick also started a new position as a one-stop counselor at the University of Minnesota Morris this fall.

LIZ WALSH ’14 of College Station, Texas, received the 2019 Department of Entomology’s Outstanding Graduate Student Award at Texas A&M University.

RACHEL WEDEWARD ’14: “In addition to my job, I will be teaching a course at the University of Chicago Graham School starting in March.”

MARK YOCIUS ’14 and JENNIFER RESCHKE ’14 relocated to the Chicago area for his job in May. They got engaged and will be married in the spring of 2020.

RACHEL ZEMAN ’14 of Chicago, Illinois, is a labor and delivery nurse at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago and works with women and their families through the process of childbirth.