Alex Lloyd ’64 is included in “Best Lawyers in America (2010),” a list compiled through peer-review surveys of law firms throughout the United States. Lloyd is a specialist in health-care law for Shipman & Goodwin LLC, a firm based in Connecticut. * Maine Gov. John Baldacci appointed Justice Joseph M. Jabar Sr. ’68 to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in September. Jabar, most recently a Maine superior court justice, has served on the Family Law Advisory Commission, Criminal Law Advisory Commission, Media and Courts Committee, and the State Sentencing and Corrections Council. *
Charles ’69 and Elinor Bartel Miller ’70 received the Edmund S. Muskie Access to Justice Award for their more than 60 years combined service to the cause of civil justice in Maine. Nan Heald, executive director of Pine Tree Legal Assistance, said the Millers are giants in Maine’s legal service community. Past recipients include U.S. Senators George Mitchell and William Cohen.
Charles '69 and Elinor Bartel Miller '70
* Gregory N. Andrews ’70 was named the new controller and director of finance at Saddleback Mountain ski area in Rangeley, Maine. CEO and general manager of Saddleback Warren Cook said he trusts Andrews “will raise the bar on [Saddleback’s] budgeting and accountability across the board.” *
The New England League of Middle Schools awarded Deb Fitton Mansfield ’70 one of two 2009 Master in the Middle Awards for more than 20 years of teaching at the Jefferson Village School in Jefferson, Maine. The award honors teachers who are devoted to their students and committed to best middle-level practices in teaching. * Christopher N. Duncan ’75 was featured in the Daily Gazette of Schenectady, N.Y., for his scrap metal sculptures that, the Gazette says, “mock the laws of nature.” A Guggenheim Fellow in 1986, Duncan currently works as professor of visual art at Union College, where he is preparing for a 2010 group residency at the Salem Art Works. Duncan’s pieces have been shown around the world, from Miami to China. * The Royal Bank of Scotland group announced that William T. O’Donnell III ’79 will return to the firm as managing director and head of U.S. Treasury strategy within its global banking and markets division. O’Donnell previously worked at UBS and at RBS Greenwich Capital. *
Deb Fitton Mansfield '70
David C. Marcus ’82 has joined Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP as a partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office and its litigation/controversy department. WilmerHale’s managing partner said the former assistant U.S. attorney’s “extensive stand-up courtroom experience ... will be an enormous asset to [the firm’s] litigation and trial practice, both nationally and in California.” * Maura A. Shaughnessy ’83 was featured by Bloomberg News as manager of the top-ranked MFS Utilities Fund. Despite a desperate economy, Shaughnessy, who runs the $2.1-billion utility mutual fund, maintained a strong portfolio and bested rival utility funds in 2009. Shaughnessy has managed the fund since 1992 after completing her M.B.A. at Dartmouth. * Manulife Financial Corporation’s board of directors appointed Scott S. Hartz ’83 executive vice president for general account investments. Hartz is a chartered financial analyst and a fellow of the Society of Actuaries. He served Manulife, a leading Canada-based financial services group with worldwide operations, in other capacities before the promotion, after beginning his career at John Hancock. * Jennifer Lally Kent ’90 was named assistant coach for Boston College’s women’s lacrosse team for the Eagles’ 2010 season.
David Marcus '82
Kent was head coach at Norwell High School in Massachusetts, where she led the team to two state titles, earning her the state coach-of-the-year award in 2005. * Javier E. Fernandez ’97 was named chief of staff to Miami Mayor Manny Diaz in August. Fernandez, a law clerk in the land-use practice group at Akerman Senterfitt, holds a J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law and brings to the position, “an experienced hand” in management, said a spokesperson for the mayor. * New Hampshire’s Salem/Woodbury Hall of Fame Committee inducted Jonathan K. Barry ’98 into the school’s hall of fame Sept. 25. Barry excelled in football at Salem (N.H.) High School and Colby, earning athletic and academic prizes. After Colby he earned a master’s degree at the University of Oxford. * Justin R. Ehrenwerth ’01 was named special assistant to newly appointed U.S. Commerce Department General Counsel Cameron Kerry. Previously Ehrenwerth served as deputy director for voter protection in Pennsylvania during the Obama-Biden campaign, worked in the not-for-profit sector, and was a Coro Fellow after earning his M.A. and J.D. at Oxford and UPenn respectively. *
Jennifer Lally Kent '90
LeAndrew Rankin ’03 was named marketing manager at Atlanta-based Ted’s Montana Grill. A company spokeswoman said Rankin is “an experienced and talented marketing professional whose background in hospitality brand planning and marketing is an asset to our team.” * The Stevens Institute of Technology women’s soccer program named Laura Williamson ’07 top assistant to head coach Jeff Parker for the 2009 season. Williamson earned many awards at Colby: 2007 CoSIDA Academic All-American, All-NESCAC, 2003 NESCAC Rookie of the Year, and the Marjorie D. Bither Award for outstanding athletic ability, academic achievement, and leadership skills. * Christopher J. Talbert ’09 received praise for painting the Ronald McDonald House of Burlington, Vt. As owner of a College Pro Painters franchise, Talbert organized a crew to paint the house as a community service project. The Ronald McDonald House Charities designs the houses as a home away from home for families of seriously ill children being treated in nearby hospitals.
LeAndrew Rankin '03
A son, Drew Parker Johnson, to Jennifer Gesicki and Eric Johnson ’92 * A daughter, Cecelia Anne Smith, to John “Smitty” ’93 and Becky Birrell Smith ’92 * A daughter, Alice Leal Netto Campos, to Rafael and Marina Grande Netto Campos ’94 * A son, Aidan Patrick Murphy, to Peter ’95 and Dawn Kalloch Murphy ’94 * A son, Marcus Millett Bogart, to Steven Bogart and Lynette Millett ’94 * A daughter, Violet Annika, to Sam and Wendy Ridder Bergh ’97 * A son, Alexander, to Jody and Nate Pierce ’97 * Two boys, William and Andrew, to Megan and Bob Hart ’97 * A daughter, Lily Barbara Chin, to Alex ’96 and Mary Thach Chin ’98 * A daughter, Teigan Aubrey Ellis, to Flannery Higgins ’99 and Todd Ellis * A daughter and a son, Mia Goldye and Anthony James, to Amy and Tony Pasquariello ’99 * A daughter, Ellison Augusta Charette, to Jon and Dana Fowler Charette ’01 * A boy, Porter Elliott Abodeely to JJ ’01 and Piper Elliott Abodeely ’02
Tabby A. Biddle '92 to Leland J. Schneider in Topanga, Calif. * Elizabeth H. Bancroft '94 to Eric Hoch in Morristown, N.J. * Jennifer L. Hurd '94 to Brock Lyman in Stow, Vt. * James M. Nuzum '97 to Elianna J. Marziani in Boston, Mass. * Stephen D. Mosca '99 to Heather L. Briggs in Narragansett, R.I. * Ross B. Freedman '02 to Beth R. Cutler in New York, N.Y. * Vicky C. Hayes '04 to Ryan M. Wepler ’02 in Waterville, Maine * Laura H. Mistretta '04 to Nathaniel T. Kirk in Watch Hill, R.I. * Sara E. Nicolette '05 to Joseph B. Camak III in Philadelphia, Pa.
William H. Steinhoff '32, March 8, 2009, in Hanover, N.H., at 103. * Milton Paul Kleinholz '35, June 4, 2009, in Brunswick, Maine, at 94. * James N. Lewis '38, May 26, 2009, in Portland, Maine, at 92. * Lois Britton Bayless '39, June 18, 2009, in Katy, Texas, at 91. * Violet Hamilton Christensen '39, May 21, 2009, in Columbus, Ohio, at 92. * Leah Bartlett Daggett '39, April 5, 2007, in Waverly, Iowa, at 93. * Janet Hollis Doswell '39, July 19, 2009, in Auburndale, Mass., at 92. * Susanne Rose Bessey '42, July 12, 2009, in Waterville, Maine, at 88. * Kenneth C. Hawkes '42, July 26, 2009, in Westbrook, Maine. * Mary Farrell Lacombe '42, Aug. 8, 2009, in Webster Groves, Mo., at 89. * Alice Lyman Young '43, May 18, 2009, in Beverly, Mass., at 86. * Russell E. Brown '44, April 28, 2009, in Valley Forge, Pa., at 86. * Charles P. Osborne '44, Sept. 2, 2007, in Warren, Maine, at 86. * Robert A. St. Pierre '44, Aug. 28, 2009, in Brunswick, Maine, at 89. * Sydney L. Paris '45(Pierre Marquis), May 5, 2002, in Beverly Hills, Calif., at 78. * Paul G. Gaffney '46, May 1, 2009, in Falls Church, Va., at 86. * Mary Louise Strait Smith '46, June 18, 2009, in Ballston Spa, N.Y., at 84. * Margaret Scott Carter '47, June 10, 2009, in Portsmouth, N.H., at 83. * Vida Harrison Neilson '48, July 30, 2009, in Westwood, Mass., at 83. * Frederic S. Hubbard '49, May 29, 2009, in Berlin, N.H., at 85. * Charles F. Prunier '49, June 25, 2007, in Ft. Pierce, Fla., at 85. * Hugh B. Jordan '50, June 20, 2009, in Tinton Falls, N.J., at 80. * Allen F. Langhorne '50, July 28, 2009, in Camden, Maine, at 82. * Wanda Marcinies Boyd '51, June 24, 2001, in Parksley, Va., at 71. * Paul F. Christopher Jr. '51, June 14, 2009, in Haverhill, Mass., at 83. * Lorraine Pomerleau Huard '51, Oct. 31, 2008, in Tavares, Fla., at 79. * Catherine Burns Hudson '51, Aug. 3, 2009, in Terre Haute, Ind., at 80. * Albert S. Johnston '52, Aug. 28, 2009, in Woodlands, Calif., at 81. * Richard A. Noonan '54, July 17, 2009, in Colorado Springs, Colo., at 77. * Johanne Freiheit Broker '55, Oct. 29, 2008, in Branford, Conn., at 75. * Brenton J. Croft '55, Dec. 2, 2008, in Natick, Mass., at 76. * Herbert R. Keech '55, Feb. 23, 2009, in York, Maine, at 77. * Mary Ellen McGoldrick McGowan '55, July 24, 2009, in Woodbury Lake, N.J., at 75. * Ruth McDonald Roberts '55, Aug. 12, 2009, in Rochester, Minn., at 76. * James Landovek Andover '57, April 4, 2009, in Monroe, N.J. * Kenneth A. Houston '57, July 9, 2009, in Newport, Maine, at 74. * Carl M. Cobb '59, Aug. 17, 2009, in South Chatham, Mass., at 74. * Nancy Nelson Hellquist '59, June 14, 2009, in Springfield, Mass., at 72. * Courtney L. Davis '60, Aug. 5, 2009, in Wakefield, R.I., at 71. * Andrew J. Hayward '61, May 9, 2009, in Boston, Mass., at 69. * Dennis D. Hammer '64, Sept. 16, 2008, in Beaufort, S.C., at 66. * Patricia McClay Gauer '65, June 13, 2009, in Waterville, Maine, at 65. * Lorraine Rudman Armstrong '67, Jan. 25, 2009, in Prescott, Ariz., at 63. * Mary Ellen Lyle Henry '69, Aug. 17, 2009, in Washington, D.C., at 62. * Alison L. Smith '72, uly 9, 2009, in Woonsocket, R.I., at 58. * Alan M. Linsky '73, July 10, 2009, in Kaneohe, Hawaii, at 58. * Barbara Gregory Lyons '73, March 10, 2008, in Damariscotta, Maine, at 57. * Mary Wadsworth Barney '74, Sept. 21, 2009, on Monhegan Island, Maine, at 57. * Arlene G. Weinrauch '74, Jan. 31, 1995, in New York, N.Y., at 41. * Robert V. Barry '75, Sept 12, 2009, in Arvada, Colo., at 56. * Robert E. Bjorhus Jr. '75, May 5, 2003, in Wayne, Pa., at 49. * Martha L. Dewey '76, June 26, 2009, in Ithaca, N.Y., at 55. * Nancy Wilson Maltez '76, Aug. 9, 2009, in Springdale, Utah, at 55. * Catherine Fulton Teeven '80, Aug. 21, 2009, in Naples, Fla., at 51. * Thomas P. Noel '86, Aug. 12, 2009, in Providence, R.I., at 44. * Sean A. Glew '91, July 12, 2009, in Portland, Ore., at 39.