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November Class Notes

November Class Notes

We welcome announcements of new jobs, promotions, board positions, marriages and family additions. Please visit our online submission form to share your news. You can also use this form to request your copy of the Whitman biannual magazine via email rather than in print. To update your address or contact details, please visit https://securealumni.syr.edu.

Hector Torres ’07 JD/MBA has joined ECG Management Consultants, one of the nation’s leading consulting firms serving health systems, hospitals, medical groups and academic medical centers (AMCs), as principal and head of the Mergers, Acquisitions, and Partnerships practice. In his new role, Torres is responsible for leading M&A practice strategy, execution and growth on a national basis. He is based in the firm’s Chicago office.



Rebecca Halla ’93 was recently promoted to Secure Infrastructure Technical Delivery Manager for the cleared DOD space at Microsoft.

Joshua Goodman ’97 has been hired by Facebook where he leads Global Reporting for Procure To Pay.
Previously, he spent 7 years at Apple.

Kea Glazier ’17 has joined the United Way of the Cape Fear Area as a campaign associate.


Justin Cooper ’09, ’10 MS, along with his wife, Melanie, and daughter, Charlotte Layla, welcomed baby Ryan Lee on October 2.



Natasha Crossman ’07, ’15 MBA and her husband, Seth, welcomed son Lincoln Alexander Crossman on October 4. Lincoln joins big brother Sebastian, who was born in February of 2015 during midterms of Mom’s first semester in the Whitman MBA program.

Alison Kessler

Alison Kessler is the alumni publications and outreach manager at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University. She has amassed more than 20 years of experience in integrated marketing communications in the corporate, agency, not-for-profit, higher education and government sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and mass communication and psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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