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October 2021 Class Notes

October 2021 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 here.

NEW POSITIONS AND PROMOTIONS:

Alan Frent ’73: Director of Development and Communications, Alliance for Aging, Inc.

Ann Pieramici ’86: Member of the Board of Directors, Storyteller Children’s Center (Santa Barbara, CA)

Brian Davis ’91 MBA: Executive Director, Hastings YMCA

Michael Rutishauser ’96: Head of Human Resources, Element Solutions, Inc.

Carrie Ratner ’00: Senior Vice President, Global Communications, Hasbro

Michael Sadicario ’03: Managing Director, North America, Smart AdServer

Jayme Hansen ’08 MBA, MPA: Director of Resource Management and CFO, Defense Health Agency

Shannon McLoughlin ’09: Senior Vice President, Nectar Communications

Carlos Delgado ’10 MBA: Global Partnerships Manager, Clear Impact, LLC

Michele Weisman ’10: Social Media Manager, VP, Private Bank, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Tracy Geller ’11: Senior Manager, Production and Supply, Casper

Adam Schatz ’11: Product Marketing Manager, Snap Inc.

Kevin Didio ’12 MS: Senior Audit Manager, Dannible & McKee, LLP

Julian Nico Enoch ’12: Client Service Professional, BlockFi

Christopher C. Hines ’12: VP of Product Marketing, Axis Security

Peter Andon ’13: Manager, Marketing Strategy and Analysis, Publicis Sapient

Heather Ketcham ’13 MBA: General Manager, CareTime

Leon Lyazidi ’14: Director, Data Science – Global Marketing, Uber

Ashley Thombs ’14, ’15 MS: Associate, Finance and Strategy, BuzzFeed

Natasha Caminero ’15: Tax Manager, EY

Sean Fernandez ’15: Manager, Licensing Finance, Spotify

Kelley Long ’15: Associate CMI Manager, Global Skin Cleansing, Emerging Brands and Sustainability, Unilever

Natalie Metzgar ’16: Supervisor, Connections Planning, Havas Media Group

Nick DeFrancisco ’17: Sales Development Representative, Resy, American Express Global Dining Network

Alexis Drickel ’17 MBA: Senior Manager, Learning, PetSmart

Michael Leffler ’17, ’18 MS: Operations Manager, Trail’s End Camp

Stacy Schindler ’17: Showroom Sales Assistant, Walters Wicker, Inc.

Anweih Cox ’18: Account Executive, Narrative

Pat Doherty ’18: Senior Analyst, Business Development and Capital Markets, tZERO Group, Inc.

Sam Feldman ’18: Client Solutions Manager, TikTok

Erik Gutmann ’18 MBA: Technical Account Manager, Chemyunion

Olivia Hager ’18: Associate Planner, Parachute Home

Devin Morris ’18: Production Planner, ASR Group

Michelle Peirsol ’18: Warehouse Manager, Fetch Package

Nina Pettinella ’18: Specialist, Paid Media Planning and Buying

Brianna Torres ’18: Account Manager II, dv01

AWARDS, APPOINTMENTS AND RECOGNITIONS:

Scott W. Klein ’79 (below), president and chief executive officer of LanguageLine Solutions, has received the Association of Language Companies 2021 William “Bill” Graeper Award. Klein is a member of the Whitman Advisory Council.

Scott Klein head shot

John View ’86 MBA (below) has been selected to chair the board of directors at his undergraduate alma mater, Saint Leo University. A member of the Whitman Alumni Club of CNY Board of Directors, View is a retired veteran of higher education administration, most recently serving as director of financial aid and the equal opportunity program at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry.

John View head shot

KEEPING IN TOUCH:

Brandon Reiter ‘16 graduated from Whitman with a double major in finance and entrepreneurship and emerging enterprises. During his time on campus, he was heavily involved with the entrepreneurship community at Whitman, participating in the D’Aniello Internship program and multiple student start-ups. This past May, Brandon launched his own consulting firm, Skyview CFO, which assists over a dozen small businesses with financial services such as bookkeeping, cash flow forecasting, incorporating, etc. Check out his venture at SkyviewCFO.com or on Instagram @SkyviewCFO.

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