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As Andrew Contreras ’20 earned his finance degree at SCU, he fell for the Bay Area and decided to make it his home. He died in San Francisco in February 2020, a city where he painted, made music, and welcomed friends and family. Services were held in his native Texas.

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Covid-19-related school closures are reinforcing opportunity gaps for students, principal of Seattle’s Principal of Holy Family Bilingual School Larkin (Philbin) Temme ’04 tells Shannon (Wallingford) Hull ’00 in an episode of the podcast Right in Front of My Face.

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Jane Duong Davaransky ’00 accepted the position of Business Manager in Facebook’s transportation organization. She supports the transportation budget and investments. Jane accepted this position after 9 years at her previous employer SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, where she moonlighted as Transportation Program Manager. She is excited about the transition into the transportation industry and hopes […]

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Katherine (Rendler) Roxborough ’00, and her husband, Ben, welcomed their daughter, Charlotte Elizabeth Roxborough, on Oct. 3, 2019.

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Julia Bruck ’00 was named director of communications for the state of Tennessee. She will focus on strengthening relationships with industry representatives, stakeholders, and the public while overseeing internal and external communications within the Secretary of State’s office.

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Nilofer Merchant MBA ’00 gave a TED Talk on sitting and workplace health that was recently highlighted on NPR for Central California. Merchant is also a three-time author and regular Harvard Business Review columnist and has worked with companies like Apple and Adobe to develop strategies to enter new markets and optimize profit.  

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Britt Anderson J.D. ’00, recently joined Perkins Coie LLP as an intellectual property counselor and litigator in Silicon Valley. Formerly with another international law firm, Anderson specializes in trademark and copyright protection and litigation as well as international brand enforcement for clients in a diverse set of industries, including computer hardware and software, interactive entertainment, […]

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Zabrina Johal ’00 is director of business development at General Atomics, specializing in advanced, high-impact technologies for military and commercial solutions in the areas of power and energy, advanced materials, computer science, manufacturing and fabrication. Previously, she served as a nuclear engineer and surface warfare officer for the Navy.

- 08 Mar 2019 Read more..
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Gina N. Policastri ’00, J.D. ’03 has been named partner at Lonich Patton Ehrlich Policastri, formerly Lonich & Patton. She practices family law exclusively and is a family law specialist as certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

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Judith Gesicki Seehafer M.A. ’00 is happily retired from her work with the Santa Clara County Deptartment Of Alcohol and Drugs. Her retirement hobby is her private practice in psychotherapy two days a week. She would love to catch up with her SCU Class of 2000. Where are you?

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Timothy Joseph Riehl ’00 was born on Oct. 28, 1977 to Mary Jo and Steve Riehl. He graduated from Jesuit High School in Sacramento and SCU. An outstanding athlete and avid sports fan, he particularly liked the Giants and considered himself a frustrated 49ers season ticket holder. A loyal, selfless, and faithful friend, Tim left […]

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Entering this world on Jan. 3, 1978, in Spokane, Washington, Paul Sweeny ’00 was the first of three sons born to Kevin and Donna Sweeny. A few months after birth, Paul and his parents moved to Seattle, Washington, where he would spend his first four years before the family moved to Modesto, California. It was […]

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Kevin A. Fitzgerald J.D. ’00, 46, of Las Vegas, Nev. died on May 17, 2014. He was an attorney for the Clark County School District for the past five years and formerly for the law firm of Bingham McCutchen, Palo Alto, Calif.  A graduate of Tufts University (Mass.) and Santa Clara University (Calif.) he is survived […]

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Russell Allen Wentworth J.D. ’00 died on July 20, 2011 after a 7 year battle with cancer. He was born in San Jose in 1976, son of Kay Callister Wentworth and Russell A. Wentworth, and Matthew R. Mitchell.  He was raised in San Jose and Chandler, Ariz. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter […]

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Michael Benedict Miller ’00 passed away after a year-long battle with melanoma on March 1, 2010, in Manteca, California. Mike lived in the Bay Area town of San Carlos for 32 years where he attended elementary and middle school. He was active in the San Carlos Boys Chorus for 6 years, played soccer and had […]

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Jeff Nishita MBA ’00 was named a principal at Novogradac & Company LLP, a national CPA and consulting firm headquartered in San Francisco. Mr. Nishita is one of the founders of the firm’s LIHTC Working Group, a membership organization that addresses technical issues in the low income housing tax credit program, performs numerous services in the […]

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Ryan Thelen ’00 and Brandy Thelen ’00, M.A ’02—their second daughter, Ella, on Jan. 17, 2012. She joins big sister, Reese, 4. The family resides in Ventura, Calif.

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Zach Koontz ’00 and Shannon Koontz (Slegel) ’00 welcomed their first child, daughter Khloe Nichole, on July 27, 2010

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Tony P Santos ’00 recently opened Lunch with Tony, a lunch cafe and caterer, in the Alviso neighborhood of San Jose, Calif. Tony and his wife, Laura Anderson-Santos ’00, reside in San Jose.

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Dan Darcy ’00 and Kimberly Hayes got married on January 10, 2009 at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in San Francisco. They reside in San Francisco, where Dan works in product marketing at salesforce.com and is also in the family business producing pinot noir wine for Cleary Ranch Vineyards. Other alumni in attendance: best man Luke […]

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