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2003

UGRD Engineering '03
Liebertz, Chris

Chris Liebertz ’03 has been working in aviation engineering since moving to Hawaii two years after graduating from SCU. 

submitted Mar. 23, 2017 2:16P
GRD Law '03
Khedekar, Sameer

Sameer Khedekar J.D. ’03 was promoted to managing partner of Pearl Law Group in San Francisco, which handles the immigration needs of some of the world’s leading companies.

submitted Jul. 11, 2017 12:26P
'03
Kaushik, Tara

For two years in a row, Tara S. Kaushik '98, J.D. '03 has been included in the Best Lawyers in America guide, Utilities Law. She is a partner in Holland & Knight's San Francisco office and a member of the firm's West Coast Land Use and Environment Group. Ms. Kaushik focuses her practice on regulatory matters, with a specific emphasis on energy, natural resources and the environment. She has represented energy companies, local governments, Alaska Native Corporations and tribal entities in project developments, including the negotiations of power purchase agreements and project financing.

Ms. Kaushik has advised and represented her clients on numerous issues before state public utilities commissions throughout the western United States and before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). She also handles carbon credits transactions and cap-and-trade issues before the California Air Resources Board, and regularly advises energy companies and tribal organizations on litigation and arbitration involving energy and commercial disputes.

submitted Jan. 15, 2017 11:08A
GRD Leavey/MBA '03
Hu-Morley, Grace (Hu)

Grace Hu-Morley MBA ’03 is a product management leader who transforms emerging technologies and market requirements into successful, user-friendly products and solutions. She writes, “My expertise is in bringing first-generation products to market—I lead teams to create winning strategies for the early stages of the technology adoption lifecycle.” Hu-Morley is director of product management at Prysm, Inc., delivering next-generation digital workplace solutions for enhanced enterprise collaboration.

Contact Grace
https://www.linkedin.com/in/gracehm/ https://twitter.com/gracehm
submitted Mar. 14, 2017 10:39P
'03
Goodnow, James

James Goodnow ’03 co-authored Motivating Millennials, which hit No.1 in three categories on Amazon, including business management. Goodnow is an attorney, Above the Law columnist, and Forbes contributor. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School as well as SCU, where he majored in political science. Goodnow regularly provides legal and political analysis for national broadcast and print media, including CNN, CNBC and the Washington Post. He is a member of the five-person management committee at Fennemore Craig, one of the oldest and largest law firms in the western United States. You can connect with Goodnow on Twitter (@JamesGoodnow) or by emailing him at James@JamesGoodnow.com. 

submitted Jul. 30, 2017 8:02P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '03
Bronson, Sarina (Passarelli)

Sarina (Passarelli) Bronson ’03 and husband Greg were blessed with their fifth child on Aug. 8, 2017. Martha Clare is loved by her three big brothers and her sister, Lucy. The family lives in Rescue, California.  

submitted Oct. 5, 2017 1:51P

2004

GRD Leavey/MBA '04
Webb, Karen

Karen Webb J.D./MBA ’04 was named one of the 2017 honorees for the Silicon Valley Business Journal 40 under 40 list. Webb is a partner at Fenwick & West and specializes in brand strategy and the protection of brand assets. She has worked for high profile companies like Twitter and Fitbit and managed their brands and trademarks on a global scale. Additionally, Webb offers pro bono legal services. 

submitted Aug. 29, 2017 12:42P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '04
Snyder, Sarah (Snyder)

Sarah Snyder '04 is the team dietitian for the Detroit Lions football team. She worked as a sports dietitian for the University of Florida and the University of Michigan athletic departments prior to joining the lions.

Contact Sarah
3525147262
submitted Nov. 15, 2016 8:30A
'04
Quinonez, Angelica

Angelica Nohemi Quinonez ’04 was selected for the position of assistant head of school for mission at Mercy High School in San Francisco. She is responsible for the integration of the Sisters of Mercy charism and mission in the life of the school and will oversee the schoolwide mission integration and vision alignment in campus ministry, community service, diversity and inclusion, athletics, student life, and discipline.

Contact Angelica
http://angelq.me/
submitted Apr. 21, 2017 3:31P
'04
Kottenstette, Ryan

Ryan Kottenstette ’04 is co-founder and CEO of Cape Analytics and former principal with a local VC. He recently was a featured speaker at the School of Engineering's Lunch with an Entrepreneur. Kottenstette advises: “Focus on market segment and problems that need solving—what’s sexy is not always lucrative; and don't let your ego be an impediment to building an effective team—be self-reflective about where you excel, and hire key players who are complimentary. Your goal is not to personally be the best at everything individually, but to hire the team that can be the best in aggregate.”

submitted Feb. 5, 2017 7:05P
'04
Kohm, Bryan

Bryan Kohm J.D. '04 practices intellectual property litigation, with a focus on representing high technology and life science companies in patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation disputes. Bryan has been with Fenwick & West LLP for 13 years and was named a partner in 2015. In 2013 and 2014 he was recognized as a "Rising Star" in the area of IP Litigation by Northern California Super Lawyers.

submitted Jan. 15, 2017 9:10A
UGRD Leavey Business '04
Greenwood, Stacy (Hartman)

Stacy (Hartman) Greenwood '04 and her husband Sean welcomed Grant Joseph on July 7, 2016. He joins big brothers Landon (5) and Cohen (2). The Greenwoods reside in San Jose, California.

submitted Jan. 2, 2017 8:39P
'04
Bordeleau, Marie

Marie Bordeleau M.A. '04 is principal of St. Hilary Catholic School, in Tiburon, CA. Marie is thrilled to serve the Saint Hilary community as the school principal.  Her son, Charlie, is enjoying second grade at Saint Hilary's.  She is also entering her second year as a doctoral student at Creighton University where she is study Interdisciplinary Leadership. In her spare time she enjoys reading, hiking with Charlie and his dog, Moe, traveling, going to see her beloved Giants and 49ers, visiting with friends and just embracing all of life's many blessings.

submitted Jan. 3, 2017 12:20P
GRD Engineering '04
Bhatia, Harbir
Bhatia, Harbir

Harbir Bhatia M.S. ’04 writes: “Looking forward to reconnecting with SCU alums. Since graduating, I have been heavily involved in the tech sector and community service. Also, I’m now a cultural commissioner for the City of Santa Clara. Hope to meet more of our alums.”

Contact Harbir
www.fb.com/hbhatia https://www.linkedin.com/in/hkbhatia/
submitted Feb. 11, 2017 8:49A
'04
Abrahamowicz, Callie (Reger)

Callie (Reger) Abrahamowicz ’04 and husband Andrew welcomed daughter Kaibrie Anne on Nov.17, 2016. She joins big sister Ainslie. The family resides in Bellevue, Washington.

submitted Jul. 18, 2017 12:15P

2005

UGRD Arts & Sciences '05
Zakes, Vanesas (Garcia)

Vanessa Garcia '05 married Kevin Zakes at Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento, CA in a New Year's Eve ceremony on 12/31/2016.

submitted Jan. 22, 2017 11:46A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '05
Tuttle, Katy (Shumm)

Matt Tuttle ’05 and Katy (Shumm) Tuttle ’05 welcomed their third child, William Gary Tuttle, on Jan. 6, 2017. The happy couple plus daughter Emily, 6, and son Jack, 4, are overjoyed and thrilled to welcome “Sweet William” into their family. The family resides in Willow Glen, California.

submitted Mar. 22, 2017 6:24P
'05
Qiu, Benjamin

Benjamin Qiu J.D. ’05 is a partner at Loeb & Loeb LLP, in Beijing, China, and Hong Kong. He is a registered arbitrator of the South China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission. Qiu has deep roots in Chinese technology startups, having worked as an in-house general counsel and fund director for venture capital investor, Innovation Works, after which he practiced at Cooley before joining Loeb & Loeb.

submitted Jan. 15, 2017 9:25A
'05
Pitigoi, Allison

After practicing employment law for more than a decade at some of the largest and most reputable law firms in the world, Allison Pitigoi J.D. '05 joined Newmark Cornish & Carey’s Santa Clara office in 2016 as a managing director to assist clients forging the intersect between employee headcount growth and their real estate needs. Ms. Pitigoi leverages her strong client service and negotiation skills to obtain favorable results for her clients in commercial real estate transactions.

submitted Nov. 9, 2016 1:18P
'05
Pham, Christine

Christine M. Pham ’05, J.D. ’11 was named a 2017 honoree of the Silicon Valley Business Journal 40 under 40. Pham works for NASA at the Ames Research Center and serves as an attorney-advisor in the office of the chief counsel. Additionally, she is the president of the Vietnamese American Bar Association of Northern California Law Foundation. 

submitted Jul. 30, 2017 6:29P
'05
O'Connoll, Simon

Simon O'Connell J.D. '05 has been a district attorney with Contra Costa County for more than 11 years. He's part of the Richmond Community Prosecutions Unit. He also serves on the District Attorney’s Association Board, representing the lawyers who have dedicated themselves to the citizens of Contra Costa County as career prosecutors. He was named Prosecutor of the Year by Contra Costa County for his work on the homicide team. His hobbies include snowboarding, surfing, and do-it-yourself projects.

submitted Jan. 12, 2017 12:34P
'05
Nieting, Pamela (Salas)

Pamela (Salas) Nieting ’05 was elected vice president of the San Francisco Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders-USA. She writes that the organization “supports community-driven development programs worldwide by collaborating with local partners to design and implement sustainable engineering projects, while creating transformative experiences and responsible leaders.”

submitted Feb. 5, 2017 7:01P
GRD Engineering '05
Kundu, Anirban

Anirban Kundu M.S. ’05 was named a 2017 honoree for the Silicon Valley Business Journal 40 under 40. He serves as the CTO of Evernote and previously worked for Yahoo.

submitted Oct. 3, 2017 10:48A
UGRD Leavey Business '05
Kueny, Melissa (Eckel)

Melissa Kueny (Eckel) ’05 married Joshua Kueny on October 8, 2016 at Vellano Country Club in Chino Hills, California. The two met in 2013 at The Walt Disney Company, where they both still work today. Joshua has two children from a previous marriage—Taylor, 11, and Isaac, 15.

Contact Melissa
To view photos from the wedding: http://clients.kayshaweiner.com/guestlogin/melissaandjosh/?return=/melissaandjosh/
submitted Feb. 6, 2017 8:19P
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