Frank M. Basile (BBA 61) was recently named Outsanding Philanthropist by the Indiana Chapter of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals. Basile is senior vice president of Gene B. Glick Co. in Indianapolis.
Mollyne Karnofsky (BBA 66, G 72) is an artist based in New York. Since 1976, Karnofsky has had exhibitions in New York, Istanbul, New Orleans and Boston.
Stanley E. Ellington Jr. (MBA 72) has been appointed managing director of the new E&P and Oilfield Service investment banking group of Dahlman Rose & Co., a leading investment bank specializing in marine transport, energy, natural resources and related industries. In that role, Ellington will be responsible for overseeing the groups investment banking services, including public offerings of equity, private placements of equity and debt, financial advisory, and merger, acquisition and divestiture services. Prior to joining Dahlman Rose, Ellington served as managing director, corporate finance, for Capital One Southcoast Inc., where he raised equity capital for various energy companies.
Robert Moses (MBA 73) is chairman/CEO of Best Brands Inc. in Nashville, Tenn.
Luis Rivas (MBA 80) is vice president of TTC Telecom. Rivas and his wife reside in Parkland, Fla.
Thomas Turner (MBA 80) is COO and vice chairman of Turner Industries Group in Baton Rouge.
Henry H. Harteveldt (BSM 81) is vice president and principal analyst of travel research for Forrester Research in San Francisco.
Harriet Riddaugh (BSM 82) is employed by Progressive Medical Products in Dade City, Fla.
Mike Sesan (BSM 82) is a financial advisor with Edward Jones Investments in Kennesaw, Ga.
John Weinmann (BSM 82) is managing director of Waverly Capital in Dallas.
Ozgur Karaosmanoglu (MBA 87) is senior vice president, investments, with Raymond James & Associates in Washington.
Arvind Sanger (MBA 87) is managing partner of GeoSphere Capital Management in New York. The hedge fund trades stocks of energy, mining, agricultural and shipping companies.
Mary Gilliam (MBA 89) has been named a certified fundraising executive by Certified Fundraising Executives International. Individuals granted the credential have met a series of standards which include tenure in the profession, education, demonstrated fundraising achievement and a commitment of service to not-for-profit organizations. Gilliam is owner of Mary M. Gilliam Marketing and Fundraising in Slidell, La.
R. Lee Yates (MBA 89) is the owner of Dantes Kitchen in New Orleans. The restaurant, located in the Riverbend section, serves contemporary Louisiana cuisine.
John Scharfenberg (MBA 90) is a teacher at Highland School in Warrenton, Va.
Michael Etheridge (BSM 91) is finance director of Oodle Inc. in San Mateo, Calif.
Timothy McLanahan (BSM 91) is vice president/CCO with Companies of Becker & Suffern in Mandeville, La.
George Miles (MBA 91) has been named the new director of Local Initiatives Support Corporations Mid South Delta program. Based in Greenville, Miss., Mid South Delta LISC provides grants and loans to Delta community development corporations to help them develop affordable homes, apartments and commercial space. Prior to joining the Mid South Delta LISC program, Miles was executive director of Community Development Capital, a New Orleans-based loan fund and community development financial institution dedicated to providing affordable capital to organizations acquiring distressed, abandoned and blighted properties.
Clinton Wilder (MBA 91) is president and CEO of Wilder Outdoors Inc., which recently opened a new store in Baldwin, Ga. The company specializes in outdoor equipment and firearms.
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William A. Taylor Jr. (BSM 93, MACCT 94) was selected as one of Georgia Trend magazines 40 Under 40, a group of 40 young professionals in Georgia who represent the best and brightest according to the magazines editors. Taylor is founder and president of Taylor CPA in Columbus, Ga. He founded the firm in 2000 at the age of 28 after having worked for Arthur Andersen in Atlanta and Robinson, Grimes & Co., a large accounting firm in Columbus. In 2003 Taylor expanded to include a second office, W3 Business and Tax Consultants Inc., in Atlanta. Taylor is actively involved in the community, funding track and field camps for youth, scholarships to attend band programs at Florida A&M and his own apprenticeship program, Run Your Own Business For A Year, in which high school juniors receive a $5,000 stipend and access to the resources in Taylors office for a year in order to learn what its like to operate a business.
Bengt Jarlsjo (MBA 94) was recently named vice president of
Energy & Climate Advisors, the asset adviser for Leaf Clean Energy
Co. for Shaw Capital. Jarlsjo previously served as vice president of
Todd Liebman (BSM 95) was recently appointed interim CEO of Intelli-Check Inc. In addition to interim CEO, Liebman serves as senior vice president of marketing. Liebman joined Intelli-Check in December 2004. Prior to that, he served as president of Quick Kiosk, A Kinetics Company, a self-service solution provider focused on the quick serve restaurant market industry. Intelli-Check is a leader in technology that helps assure the authenticity of driver licenses, state issued non-driver and military identification cards used as proof of identity.
Neil Solarsh (BSM 95) is a senior account executive with Liz Claiborne in New York.
Adam Albarado (BSM 96) is a lieutenant with the United States Navy. Albarado resides in Mililani, Hawaii.
Thomas J. Kern (MBA 96) and Jennifer Lea Coleman were married on July 8, 2007. Kern is vice president and senior credit administration officer with Metairie Bank and Trust Co. He recently earned the prestigious credit risk certified (CRC) designation from the Risk Management Association. The couple resides in Mandeville, La.
Andy Silverman (BSM 96) is director, finance, with Qwest in Denver.
Robert B. Williams Jr. (MBA 96) is a project manager with Comframe Software Corp. He and his wife, Natalie, and his children, Robert III and Elizabeth, live in Birmingham, Ala.
Ben Louviere (MBA 97) is a senior engineer with W. S. Nelson Consulting Engineers in New Orleans.
Emese Haszons Munro (MBA 97) lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., with her husband, Lee, and children, Connor and
Donald Kappen (BSM 98) and Tina Garmon (L 03) were married on Oct. 28, 2007. Kappen is a legal consultant with IKON Legal Document Services in New Orleans.
Thomas Liu (MBA 98) is manager of corporate finance in the treasury group of Celanese Corp., a global producer of value-added industrial chemicals. Liu is based at the companys Dallas headquarters.
Earl A. Stolz III (MBA 98) has been appointed vice president, investment banking, in the E&P group of Dahlman Rose & Co. The group is based in New Orleans. Dahlman Rose is a leading investment bank specializing in marine transport, energy, natural resources and related industries. Prior to joining Dahlman Rose, Stolz worked in the investment banking division of Capital One Southcoast Inc.
George Fowler IV (BSM 99) is co-owner of Smart Buy Kitchen and Bath in New Orleans. Fowler, a practicing attorney, started the business to provide affordable all-wood cabinets and granite countertops to New Orleans area residents rebuilding after Katrina.
Michael Martel (BSM 99) is manager with Propeller Basin in New Baltimore, Mich.
Henry W. Shurlds (MBA 99) was recently named vice president and partner at Onesource Professional Search, a boutique executive recruiting firm located in Mandeville, La., that emphasizes strategic placement of professionals and team leaders in the domestic and international energy industry.
Ashley Roussel Wienhoff (BSM 99) and her husband, Jeffrey R. Wienhoff (E 99), announce the birth of a daughter, Camryn E. Wienhoff, on March 30, 2007. Camryn joins her sister, Alexa M. Wienhoff, who is 3 years old. The family resides in Springfield, Ill.
Brett L. Ehrlich (BSM 00) is senior director of sales with Rotobrush International in Grapevine, Texas.
Rebecca Emmanuel (BSM 00) is an associate with GE Commercial Finance in New York.
Jeff Johnson (MBA 00) is a financial advisor with ING in New Iberia, La.
Ashleigh Flower (BSM 01) is an auditor with Ernst & Young in New Orleans.
Adrian Kulikowski (BSM 01) is a manager with Deloitte & Touche in New York.
Randy McLaughlin (BSM 01) is a financial researcher with Stratascope Inc. in Malborough, Mass.
Selarstean M. Mitchell (N 76, MBA 01) was appointed director of assisted housing for the Fort Worth Housing Authority after relocating to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Mitchell resides in Grand Prairie, Texas.
Thomas Spiers (MBA 01) is chief administrative officer with Gulf South Eye Associates in Metairie, La.
Bradley Sullivan (BSM 01) is an associate with MetLife Investments in Morristown, N.J.
Marcellus Catalano (MBA 02) is director of Alea Trading LLC.
Conan Magee (MBA 02) is an analyst with Innovest Strategic Value Advisors, a qualitative research house that specializes in environmental, social and governance factors. Magee is based at the firms New York office. Prior to joining Innovest, Magee served as a Presidential Management Fellow with the Department of Transportation in Washington and spent a year in Cameroon through the Peace Corps working with a microfinance institution.
John Pette (MBA 02) recently finished serving an appointment as management officer at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Geneva. Next year he will begin serving a similar two-year appointment in El Salvador. Pette is married to Sarah Currier (N 01).
Eric R. Sturniolo (BSM 02) is principal of E.R.S. Real Estate Group in Brooklyn. Sturniolo recently expanded the business into New Jersey and now covers 13 counties in the New York City/New Jersey area.
Vinode Thomas (MBA 02) is assistant vice president of IL&FS Investment Managers Ltd., a private equity firm in Mumbai. Prior to that, he served as a police commissioner in India.
LaClaudia Everette (BSM 03) is staff accountant/auditor with Pailet, Meunier & LeBlanc in New Orleans.
Julie Patel (BSM 03) is an assistant vice president with Marsh USA Inc. in Atlanta, Ga.
Tim Pinter (BSM 03) is general manager of the Jackson Kearney Group in New Orleans.
Rachel Mahler (BSM 03) is a senior auditor with Bourgeois Bennett in New Orleans.
William Barrette (MBA 04) is a senior capital planning analyst with Cox Communications Inc. in Metairie, La.
Summer Bosch (MBA 04) was promoted to middle market banker in the J.P. Morgan Chase Dallas Commercial Bank Division in May 2007. In that role, Bosch controls a portfolio of clients that range in size of annual revenues from $10 million to $500 million, handling all their credit, treasury, depository and derivative needs. Prior to the promotion, Bosch served for two years as assistant vice president and small business relationship manager for J.P. Morgan Chase in Dallas, where she managed the business side of Chases largest retail branch in Texas.
J. Brian Carberry (MBA 04) is a senior marketing analyst with Harrahs in Bossier City, La.
Jack Clark III (MBA 04) is an accountant with Exelon Corp. Clark resides in Chicago.
John Cullen (MBA 04) is vice president of corporate development at Amedisys Inc., a leading provider of home health care and hospice services. Cullen is based in Baton Rouge, La.
Sarah Liebel (BSM 04) is a finance associate with Pipeline Financial in New York.
Sean Lurry (BSM 04) is an associate with George Smith Partners Inc. in
Zachary Rosenblum (BSM 04, MFIN 05) is assistant vice president with Citi Global Wealth Management in New York.
David Black (BSM 05) is associate director of the Advisory Board Co. in Washington.
Mark Brown (BSM 05) is credit manager with GreenSky Financial in Atlanta.
Wendy Gehring (MBA 05) is director of field operations with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in New Orleans.
Nicole Haldeman (BSM 05) is a radio promotion rep with EMI Music Marketing in Los Angeles.
Julie Harrell (BSM 05, MACCT 05) is operational risk analyst with Security Capital Assurance in New York.
Elese Roos Resneck (MBA 05) and Augustus Henry Denis (MBA/JD 05) were married on Aug. 4, 2007, in Aspen, Colo. Resneck Denis is director of external communications with Harlem RBI in New York.
Jacky M. Wu (MBA 05) has been promoted to director of telecom revenue planning and analysis with Verizon Communications.
Derek Bednarski (BSM 06) is an investment accountant with Bank of New York in Lake Mary, Fla.
John Graham Jr. (BSM 06) is development coordinator with MLG Development. Graham resides in Mequon, Wis.
Scott Hecker (MBA 06) is an HR specialist with Ochsner Health System in New Orleans.
Matt Jacob (MBA 06) recently accepted a position as an investment analyst with KDI Capital Partners in Raleigh, N.C.
Bryan Lieberman (BSM 06) is a sales and marketing specialist with Black and Decker. Lieberman resides in Torrance, Calif.
Oscar Martan (BSM 06) is a claims specialist II with Liberty Mutual in Irving, Texas.
Michael P. Roberts (BSM 06) is a trader with Warrior Fund in Austin, Texas.
Zerlene Shamblee (MBA 07) is a property/joint interest accountant with the Houston Exploration Co. in Houston.
Osmar Hazael Zavaleta-Vazquez (PhD 07) is professor and associate dean of ITESM in Monterrey, Mexico.
Shafia Zubair (MBA 07) is a freelance management consultant in New Orleans.