ALUMNI MAKING NEWS
Michele Wagner '87 (left) was promoted to director of energy efficiency for Georgia Power Company.
Dominic S. DePersis '95 (right) is lead author of eight entries in the Encyclopedia of New Venture Management (SAGE, 2012).
Jennifer Wichman '95, also known as J.J. Johnson, is the author of the novel The Theory of Everything (Peachtree Publishers, 2012).
Lawrence Sprung '96 (right), president of Mitlin Financial, altered his custom of sending clients a holiday gift, instead giving food and supplies to Long Island Cares in his clients' names.
David Schildkret '00 is teaching a course, "Fire Circle," in California's Bay Area. The course celebrates Earth-based traditions of Judaism to nourish the connections within teenagers between self, community, earth and spirit. The Bay Area J published an article about the course, which was picked up by national publications such as The Forward.
Jaclyn Granet '01 joined the law firm Goldberg Segalla LLP in Garden City, N.Y., as an associate. She focuses her practice on the defense of workers' compensation claims. She was previously an associate at Vecchione Vecchione & Connors LLP.