Gerald Taylor '63, of Petaluma, CA, is retired. He and his wife, Anne, moved to California in June
Sam Wilson ’69
, of Roanoke, retired from the United States District Court Judge in August 2014.
He will spend a year in Taipei with his wife, Pendred, teaching American criminal
justice at National Taiwan University.
Marty Williams '73
, of Richmond, was named to the Commonwealth Transportation Board for the State of
Steve Robinson '78
, of Chapel Hill,NC, has been appointed to the Radford University Board of Visitors.
Peggy Pillis McLenagan '79, of Beaufort, SC, and her husband are the owners of The Foolish Frog restaurant in
Beaufort. She does the marketing for the restaurant and also works for Atlantic Marine
Corps Community as a property manager for the military.
Clayton Higgins '85, of Centreville, finished his 27th year working as a case analyst at the Supreme
Court of the United States. He is married to Denise and they have three children,
Clayton, Emily and Sara.
Col. Michael Hoskin '86, expeditionary contracting command commander, of Honolulu, HI, was promoted to the
rank of brigadier general during a ceremony in Alabama.
Brian C. Little, Sr. '86, of Richmond, is employed by the City of Petersburg as cultural affairs manager.
Teresa Benjamin '88 ,of Boones Mill, is employed by Franklin County High School as a special education
teacher. She is currently enrolled in a graduate program at OId Dominion University.
Mark D. Hodges '88, of Devil Hills, NC, is a magistrate for Dare County.
Jeb James Bradbury '90, and his wife, Lauren, of Richmond, announce the birth of their son, Rhett Wilson,
on July 30, 2014.
Bob Scarborough '90, of Roanoke, is employed by Valley Bank as a senior vice president private wealth
group manager. He was inducted into the Salem-Roanoke Baseball Hall of Fame.
Wes Furrow '92, and his wife, Rebecca "Becky" Winesett Furrow, of Ferrum, announce the birth of their daughter, Ainsley Elizabeth, on July 11,
2014. She joins big brothers, Adam and Levi.
Rob Monolo '92, and his wife, Christy, of Beaverdam, announce the birth of their son, Alexander
Conway, on October 29, 2014. He joins big brother, James.
Nicole Strach Parris '92, of Chester, was recently featured in the Richmond Times-Dispatch for her work with
Special Clothing for Special Babies-Inspired by Wrenn, a company she founded to provide
rompers for newborn babies, toddlers and children who have central lines, gastrostomy
tubes (G-Tube, GJ-Tube, J-Tube), ostomy bags, heart monitors, or IV tubing and receive
post-surgical procedures specific to hospitals. Nicole's three-year-old daughter,
Wrenn, has a rare genetic lung disease called ABCA3 Surfactant Deficiency and is only
the fourth person in world to receive this diagnosis. Nicole is also an author and
published The 8th Journal in 2006.
Michael Condrey '95
, and his wife, Kim, of Rustburg, announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Harper,
on August 1, 2014.
William "Bill" Moore '95, of Wade, NC, is employed by the US Army as military intelligence officer. He is
married to Liz Moore.
Darlene Dalay Wonggaew '95, and her husband, Choosak, of Tustin, CA, announce the birth of their daughter, Kayleigh,
on June 21, 2014.
Todd Overstreet '96
, of Wirtz, is the general manager at The Auto Connection.
Julie Shifflett Thomas '96, and her husband, Charles, announce the birth of their son, Nevan Charles, on November
J. Bryan Davis '97
, of Wilmington, NC, has been appointed as head football coach of the Patrick Henry
High School in Virginia.
Kevin Salvilla '97
, and his wife, Jennifer, of Lancaster, TN, announce the birth of their son, Andrew
Michael, on September 3, 2014.
Valerie Overstreet '99
Jim Wade '97 and his wife, Amy Hodges Wade '97, of Reidsville, NC, announce the birth of their son, Conner Rhys, on August 21, 2014.
He joins big sisters, Mackenzie and Kiersten.
, of Somerville, MA, is employed by LNS Research as operations manager. She was editor-in-chief
of the Iron Blade as a student.
Donna Lynch White '01, of Axton, is employed by Franklin County Public Schools as a fourth grade teacher
at Snow Creek Elementary School.
Oden "Joey" Cornwell '02, and his wife, Margaret Johnson Cornwell '02, of Boones Mill, announce the birth of their daughter, Martha Ellen, on June 2, 2014.
She joins big sister, Gracie. Margaret is employed by Ferrum College as the equestrian
Amelia English-Brown '02, and her husband, Stuart, announce the birth of their daughter, Stasia, on June 21,
2014. She joins big brothers, Justice and Alijah.
Robert Blair Mastin '02, and his wife, Ginni Matern Mastin '04, of Fredericksburg, announce the birth of their daughter, Ava Blaire, on July 15,
Alison Mitchem Satterlee '02, and her husband, Eric, of Charlotte, NC, announce the birth of their daughter, Esa
Ann, on September 26, 2014.
Patricia Randall Saunders '02, and her husband, Samuel, of Brooklyn, NY, announce the birth of their daughter,
Lucy Walker, on October 25, 2014.
Travis Nowlin '03, and his wife, Christina McBride Nowlin '03, of Hampton, announce the birth of their son, Joshua Travis, on July 31, 2014. He
joins big sister, Janelle.
Anthony Pica '03, and his wife, Christie Edwards Pica '01, of Williamsburg, announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Noelle, on December
8, 2014. She joins big brother, William.
Joanna Bosik Eddy '04, and her husband, Morgan, of Wilmington, DE, announce the birth of their daughter,
Mae Asbury, on September 10, 2014. She joins big sister, Vivian.
Jessica L. Scruggs '04, of Hurt, wed Rigos Horta on October 25, 2014.
J. Cason Garrison '05, and his wife, Kitska, of Warrenton, announce the birth of their son, Grant Hammond,
on August 10, 2014.
Lorrie Ann Hale '05, of Ferrum, wed Jason Betterton on July 19, 2014.
Ty'Nesha Jamison Scales '05, and her husband, Javon, of Wirtz, announce the birth of their son, Avery Alexander,
on June 26, 2014.
James Schindler '05, of Buchanan, is employed by the City of Lexington Fire Department as a fire fighter/paramedic.
Bryce Burnett '06, of Roswell, GA, is employed by Chick-Fil-A as a supplier quality.
Lindsay Rutherford Fanney '06, and her husband, Jordan, announce the birth of their son, William Jordan "Wills"
Fanney, II on November 19, 2014.
Ryan Hambright '06, of Roanoke, was named the head boy's soccer coach at Hidden Valley High School.
Kelly Phillips Kidd '06, of Ridgeway, is employed by MPowering Kids as a therapeutic counselor.
Brook Powell '06, of Rocky Mount, is employed by Martinsville Family Medicine as a physician assistant.
She is engaged to Lee Nelson and they plan to wed in May 2015.
Amanda Sullivan Adams '06, and her husband, Brian, announce the birth of their daughter, Hayden Grace, on December
Laura Boone '07, of Richmond, is now the executive director at the Arthritis Foundation.
Ashley Nolen Moore '07, and her husband, John, of Moneta, announce the birth of their son, John Liam, on
September 2, 2014.
Adam M. Pickeral '07
, and his wife, Sarah Palastro Pickeral '08
, of Christiansburg, announce the birth of their daughter, Elnora Josephine, on June
27, 2014. She joins big brother, Luca.
John D. Burton '08, wed Christina M. Ritter '08 on July 20, 2014. They reside in Wilmington, NC.
Kelly Payne '08, of Clifton Forge, is employed by Bacova Guild Limited as a customer service representative.
Shannon Robinson Ramsey '08, and her husband, Jeremy, of Henry, announce the birth of their son, Everett Jeremiah,
on November 13, 2014. He joins big brothers, Carter and Jackson.
Amy Young Gordon '09, and her husband, Mark Gordon '07, of Ferrum, announce the birth of their daughter, Paisley Michelle, on November 5,
2014. She joins big sister, Emma.
Angela Robertson '09, of Collinsville, is employed by The Tax Ladies as a bookkeeper.
Lauren Thomas Scott '09, and her husband, Brandon, announce the birth of their daughter, Hadley Pieper, on
November 19, 2014.
Tiffany Gordon Weaver '09, of Gretna, and her husband, John '07, announce the birth of their daughter, Abigail Bree, on September 6, 2014. She is
employed by Ferrum College as assistant director of admissions.
Cynthia Wooldridge '09, and her husband, Joe, of Rocky Mount, announce the birth of their son, Ronan, on
June 30, 2014.
Wally Wright '09, of Richmond, is employed by SunTrust Mortgage, Inc. as a mortgage loan associate.
Ashley Cassidy '10 and her husband, Brian '10, announce the birth of their son, Riley Davis, on October
Sam Catron '10, and his wife, Molly, of Keysville, announce the birth of their son, William Hatchet,
on October 3, 2014. He is employed by Guilford County Schools as an AU facilitator
Bob Dill '10, of Charles City, is employed by Walsingham Academy as the girls tennis head coach.
Brandon Jackson '10, of Leesburg, wed Natalie Hall '10 on August 16, 2014. They reside in Leesburg.
Alison D. Martin '10, wed Allen Saul on June 7, 2014. They reside in Bassett. She is employed by Fieldale
Collinsville Middle School as a sixth grade math teacher.
Blake D. Saunders '10, of Richmond, is employed by Henrico County Probation and Parole as a probation and
Zachary A. Swaine '10, wed Diana Flowers on November 1, 2014. They reside in Boones Mill.
Nichole George Cox '11, and her husband, Jay, of Fredericksburg, announce the birth of their son, Levi Donald,
on July 9, 2014.
Chazley Logan '11, of Danville, is employed by Averett University as a student success counselor.
Samantha D. Naff '11
wed Michael Anise on June 14, 2014. They reside in Wellington, FL. She is employed
by Bethesda Health as a financial analysis budget manager.
Matthew Woods '11, of Rocky Mount, is employed by Woodrow Wilson Middle School as assistant principal.
Ashlee Burgess Cook '12, and her husband, Jeremiah '11, announce the birth of their daughter, Makenna Grace, on November 22, 2014.
Blake DiMeglio '13
, of MontClair, is employed by Adler GYN Minimally Invasive Surgery as an office coordinator.
Matt Hall '13, of Roanoke, is employed by USIS as a legal clerk.
Clare Matthews '13, of Oak Hill, is employed by Cameron Glen Health and Rehab as an activities assistant.
Kara E. Pegram '13, of Ridgeway, is employed by the Virginia State Police as a state trooper in Henry
John P. Puckett '13, of Bassett, is employed by State Corporation Commission/Bureau of Financial Institutions
as a financial analyst.
Patrick W. Scott '13, of Ferrum, is employed by Franklin County Public Schools and he is engaged to Raven Forbes '12.
Christina M. Strubhar '13, of Ferrum, is employed by Tri-Area Community Health Center as a pharmacy technician.
She is married to Logan and has one child, Logan Dakota. She is currently working
on obtaining her masters in health care administration at Liberty University.
Rachel Taupier '13, of Palmer, MA, is employed by Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society as an adoption
Maggie Akers '14
, of Boones Mill, is employed by Franklin County Public Schools as a second grade
teacher at Callaway Elementary School.
Ryan C. Amos '14, of Stuart, is employed by the Virginia State Police as a state trooper in Greensville
Regis Jean-Pierre Boudinot '14, of Irvington, is employed by Best Buy as a PC sales consultant.
Leigh Ann Bush '14, of South Boston, is employed by The News and Advance in Lynchburg as a designer/copy
Jennifer Dalton '14, of Dry Fork, is employed by Hughes Center of Danville as a children's mental health
Amanda Dillion '14, of Wirtz, is employed by Franklin County Public Schools as an algebra I teacher
at Franklin County High School.
Joseph Dolinger '14, of Hardy, is employed by Orvis Co, Inc. as a ecom specialist.
Eric Gregg '14, of Roanoke, is employed by Penn Forest Elementary School with the autism program.
Paige Redifer '14, of Weyers Cave, is attending Alderson Broaddus University.
Allison Byrd Smith '14, of Martinsville, is employed by Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital as lead scribe.
Jonathan Witt '14, of Critz, designed the beautiful landscaping for the Saari Faculty house on campus.
Lovelene B. Hensley '37, of Martinsville, died July 11, 2014.
Ethelyne Fulcher Daniel '43, of Danville, died June 28, 2014.
Walter Y. Boyd '49, of Elon, NC, died July 21, 2014.
Ernest "Jimmy" James Abshire, Jr. '54, of Roanoke, died December 8, 2014.
Wesley C. Stigall '60, of Bon Air, died July 30, 2014.
Charles A. Craddock '64, of Martinsville, died December 16, 2014.
Robert C. Tyler '64, of Fredericksburg, died July 15, 2014.
Alywn Wynters Davis, Sr., '65, of Tappahannock, died August 7, 2014.
Jean Stanley Montgomery '66, of Rocky Mount, died October 25, 2014.
Foy Rice Owens '66, of Stuart, died July 1, 2014.
Marilyn Jean Braithwaite '68, of Martinsburg, WVA, died July 8, 2014.
Danny A. Danko '69, of Kingsport, TN, died October 24, 2014.
Vickie Johnson Smith '70, of Bedford, died July 11, 2014.
James "J.K." Elliott '72, of Roanoke Rapids, NC, died September 18, 2014.
Joseph M. Sorrell '76, of Iron Gate, died June 21, 2014.
Sandra K. Bowers '82, of Staunton, died November 10, 2014.
Mark R. Lucord '90, of Richmond, died August 26, 2014.
Terry "Jay" Carmon Bennett, Jr. '00, of Roanoke, died November 7, 2014.