Class Notes | Obituaries
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Sarah (Petersen) Hicks ’01 and husband Dave—their first child, daughter Carsen Rose Hicks, on Jan. 24, 2012. The family lives in San Jose, Calif.
Erin (Hill) Harvey '01 and husband Jeremy welcomed their first child, son Hudson Joseph born on Nov. 24, 2010. He was 6 lbs., 3oz. and 19.5 inches long. The family lives in Seattle.
Freshman Dorm: Graham 200
Andrea (Recio-Ang) Garabedian '01 married Eddie Garabedian '01 on Oct. 16, 2010, in Sonoma, Calif. Members of the groom's party included Luka Pavlina, Dominic Alling, Pavel Radda '01, Aron Selnick '01, and Brian Joe '01. Additional Broncos in attendance were Deb Chiu, Dan Arata, Tom Little, Lindsay Kanetomi, Patrick Ursini, Aaron Jang, Brian Fong, Jennifer Cooke, and Cindy Barrango to name but a few. Eddie and Andrea live in San Francisco.
David Fox MBA '01, former software entrepreneur, has taken to the tequila-making business, setting up the headquarters of his new brand, Arta, in the Bay Area. He was recently featured in a piece in the San Francisco Chronicle.
Kimberly (Bush) Flowers ’01 and husband Claude welcomed their third child, John Michael "Mickey" Walden, on April 30, 2012. Mickey is adored by sister Clara Louise (born 9/2/08) and celebrated in Heaven by brother Theodore "Teddy" Charles Martin (d. 5/29/11). The family lives in Olympia, WA.
Enrique Flores ’01, M.A. '06, through his nonprofit East Side Heroes, coordinated Unity Day II in East San Jose, in March. The event strives to promote peace amid gang-troubled communities by encouraging gang members and former member—and those whose lives have been touched by the violent feuds—to bring in gang paraphernalia in exchange for gift cards and to participate in a march through residential streets to promote peace.
Christine Epres '01 married Philip Yeager on August 19, 2011 in Maui, Hawaii. Christine is a legislative assistant for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA). Christine and Philip live in Washington, DC.
Angel Diaz ’99 and Alma Diaz Parra ’01 welcomed their first child, Eduardo Angel, on September 7, 2011. The family resides in Los Angeles.
Lisa Dazols ’01 and Jennifer Chang at San Francisco City Hall. In attendance were Cheryl Dumesnil (former SCU faculty), Sarah (Canepa) Pastran ’01, Armando Pastran ’01, Kelly (Linder) Ernst ’01, Jonathan Ernst ’01, Michele (Eggers) Lago ’01, Aimmon Lago ’01, Joseph Albers ’02, and Karen (Dazols) Albers ’01. The newlyweds also have a film coming out in the spring called Out and Around: Stories of a Not-So-Straight Journey (www.OutandAround.com).
Mark A. Davis ’01 and his wife, Rachel, welcomed their daughter, Leila Magdalene Antoun Davis, on July 14, 2011. She was born at home into her daddy's loving hands. Mark is a partner at Davis Enterprises in Phoenix, Ariz.
Mark Davis '01 and Rachel Davis are delighted to announce the arrival of their third child, Clara Mariam Davis, who was born at home on Nov. 22, 2013. Best wishes to all of the SCU alumni and their families!
Paul Curtis '01 and wife Barbie - their first child, son Jackson Oliver on October 14, 2009. He was 8 pound, 7 ounces and 20 inches long. The family lives in San Francisco.
Freshman Dorm: Graham 200
Jennifer Cooke '01 wites: "I live in San Mateo and work as the Director of Marketing for Strikeforce MMA in San Jose. I'm about to graduate from the SCU MBA program in June 2011!"
Jayne (Whitney) Cantello '01 and husband Joseph Cantello welcomed their second son, Samuel William, on May 25, 2010. He joins big brother Joseph Christian, 2. The happy family resides in Oakley, CA.
Freshman Dorm: Campisi
Tara A. Cano '01 owns a home in Campbell, Ca. and is a Financial Advisor with Wells Fargo Advisors in downtown San Jose.
Freshman Dorm: Swig
Andrea Cairella '01 opened her own private counseling practice in the spring of 2010 in Phoenix, Ariz. where she specializes in trauma and couples therapy. In the fall of 2011, she will be opening up another True Potential Counseling center in Milan, Italy and leading couple's workshops throughout Europe.
www.TruePotentialCounseling.com http://truepotentialcounseling.wordpress.com http://www.linkedin.com/in/andreacairella http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Chandler-AZ/True-Potential-Counseling/294388754543?ref=ts&__a=9&ajaxpipe=1
Kristin (Simms) Byrnes '01, M.Div. '05 and her husband Billy have accepted volunteer positions for two years with Volunteer Missionary Movement. They leave the beginning of September for Waslala, Nicaragua. They will serve as English teachers at Instituto Agropecuario de Waslala, which is a teaching farm and certified secondary school that offers educational opportunities focused on diversified and sustainable farming practices specifically designed for the Waslala region of Nicaragua. Billy and Kristin will also participate in some of the various ministries the local parish provides.
Kristin (Simms) Byrnes ’01, M.Div. ’05 is happy to be back in the Bay Area and teaching at Archbishop Mitty High School, after serving for two years with Volunteer Missionary Movement in San Nicolás, Nicaragua. She and her husband, Billy, welcomed their first child, William James Byrnes on October 17, 2013. He has since blessed their lives with so much joy and love that they overlook the sleepless nights. They hope to return to Nicaragua soon for a visit, to introduce their son to the many friends they left behind.