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Nunez, Guisselle

Guisselle Nuñez ’97 is now director, External Affairs, KQED Silicon Valley. She's responsible for developing and executing KQED’s strategic engagement and communication initiatives in Silicon Valley. She will still continue to teach marketing courses at the University of Phoenix and volunteer as a mentor, startup/small-business marketing consultant, and more.

submitted Jul. 25, 2014 9:36A
GRD Law '97
Norris, Laura

Laura Lee Norris J.D. ’97 has been named founding director of the new Entrepreneur’s Law Clinic at Santa Clara's School of Law. 

Initially, the clinic will represent entrepreneurs with some connection to Santa Clara University, such as alumni or students running start-up ventures. The clinic will serve the dual purposes of providing SCU-affiliated startups with high-quality, affordable legal help, and giving SCU Law students real-life exposure to legal issues that confront high-tech or other Silicon Valley companies.
In addition to her role as clinic director, Norris will be an assistant clinical professor overseeing a group of law students who will work in the clinic. The students will counsel early-stage Silicon Valley entrepreneurs in legal interactions including business formation, financing, contracts, and intellectual-property transactions.
submitted Apr. 8, 2013 4:38P
GRD Leavey/MBA '97
Murray, Tina (Johnson-Cohen)

Tina (Johnson-Cohen) Murray B.S. '90, M.B.A. '97 and her husband, Kirk, live with their two children in Los Gatos, CA. Tina continues to consult on Agile Software.

submitted Mar. 30, 2010 1:23P
GRD Leavey/MBA '97
Murray, Tina (Johnson)

Tina (Johnson) Murray ’90, MBA ’97 lives in Los Gatos with her husband, Kirk, and her 13-year-old daughter and 10-year-old son. Tina continues fundraising for her daughter's local public school, and recently joined the board of directors of the Skylar Hadden Foundation to ensure program funding for her son's school program for children with Asperger's and ADHD. Tina is also serving on the Grand Reunion Committee for her class of 1990.

submitted Feb. 28, 2015 9:25A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Mortenson, Autumn (Cossi)

Autumn Mortenson ’97 writes, "I'm going back to school! MFA program in Dance at UC Irvine starting Fall 2014!"

submitted Sep. 8, 2014 5:48P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
McPherson, Misha

Misha McPherson '97 accepted the role as COO of ShareRoot, where she's currently heading up sales, marketing, product, and business operations. Since graduating from Santa Clara with a degree in English, she has gone on to help scale teams at companies such as Mixpanel, Responsys, Yammer, and Yahoo proving that, yes, liberal arts degrees are marketable!

submitted Apr. 9, 2016 12:55P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Matthews, Richard

Douglas Matthews '97 is practicing medicine at Enloe Medical Center in his home town of Chico, Calif. Matthews is a colorectal and general surgeon in the same office as his father.

submitted Aug. 19, 2010 12:16P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Matthews, Richard

Richard Douglas Matthews '97, a colorectal surgeon in Chico, was profiled in the article “Like father, like son,” on

Matthews graduated from the Boston University School of Medicine in 2003 and completed a six-year residency at the University of Utah, in Salt Lake City, in 2009. He completed a year-long colorectal surgery fellowship at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center in New Brunswick, N.J., before heading back to Chico in 2010 to become a colorectal surgeon, just like his father.

He joined his father's private practice, and today, they even perform surgeries together.

submitted Apr. 15, 2012 8:02A
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Martinez O'Hara, Kristi (Martinez)

Kristi Martinez O'Hara '97 and husband Chad welcomed a girl, Sabine Isabel, on May 26, 2009. Kristi teaches art at Charles Armstrong School in Belmont. The family lives in San Francisco.

submitted Sep. 19, 2009 10:30P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
martinez, kristi (martinez)

Kristi Martinez ’97, Chad O'Hara and daughter Sabine welcomed baby girl Deryn Josie O'Hara on August 18. The family lives in San Carlos.

submitted Oct. 6, 2013 8:26P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97

Alexis Wetoska Malayter '97 and husband Ryan welcomed a baby girl, Helena Marie, July 26, 2009. She joins brother Winston, 2, at home in Winnetka, IL.

submitted Mar. 12, 2010 12:18P
Liang, Amanda (Santana)

Amanda (Santana) Liang '97 and husband Adrian welcomed a baby boy, Griffin Jia-Wen, on Sept. 30, 2009. He joins brother Jack, 2, at home in Los Altos.

submitted Jun. 8, 2010 12:05P
GRD Leavey/MBA '97
Lao, Yan Yuen Brenda

Yan Yuen Brenda Lao MBA ’97 writes, "I am working at Hong Kong Baptist University now."

submitted Jan. 22, 2013 3:39P
Kruckenberg, Brian

Brian Kruckenberg ’97 and wife Helena had a baby boy, Filip Wayne on March 7, 2010. The family resides in Los Gatos, Calif.

submitted Jul. 16, 2010 3:14P
GRD Leavey/MBA '97
Kim, Dale

Dale Kim MBA ’97 is the latest author to join SYS-CON Media industry bloggers.

Dale Kim is the director of industry solutions at MapR. His background includes a variety of technical and management roles at information technology companies. While his experience includes work with relational databases, much of his career pertains to non-relational data in the areas of search, content management, and NoSQL, and includes senior roles in technical marketing, sales engineering, and support engineering. Dale holds an MBA from Santa Clara University, and a BA in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.
submitted Feb. 1, 2015 3:57P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Joseph, Alison (Ehrich)

Alison (Ehrich) Pariani '97 and her husband Steve welcomed a boy, Marco Joseph, on December 15, 2008 in Burlingame.

submitted Jun. 17, 2009 1:27P
Jenkins, Isabel

Isabel (Tibby) Rebecca Jenkins '97 married Steven James Ziegler on Oct. 4, 2008. Alumni in the wedding: Julie Vieillemaringe and Callie Zamzow Novak. The couple lives in Philadelphia, where Isabel is a curator for the National Park Service and Steven is communications coordinator for the Philadelphia Orchestra.

submitted May. 19, 2009 3:08P
UGRD Leavey Business '97
Hughes, Birgitta (Delurgio)

Birgitta Delurgio Hughes ’97 and husband Allen Hughes—their second child, a daughter, Faith Marie Hughes, on Oct. 22, 2012. She joins brother Rhys Delurgio Hughes, 2. The family lives in Kirkland, Wash. outside of Seattle.

submitted Jun. 1, 2013 1:15P
GRD Law '97
Houlihan, Gerry

Gerry Houlihan '87, JD '97 married Karen Dalhuisen on November 24, 2011. The couple resides in San Jose. Gerry is an attorney with Matteoni, O'Laughlin & Hechtman in San Jose.

submitted Jan. 21, 2011 3:01P
UGRD Arts & Sciences '97
Herrick, Kara (Grover)

Kara (Grover) Herrick '97 and husband Juston welcomed son, Jaxon Lee on October 13, 2010. He joins big sister Julia, 2, in Modesto, CA.

submitted Dec. 8, 2010 3:58P
GRD Law '97
Hartung, Shawn

Shawn Hartung J.D. '97 has started San Jose Silicon Valley Tours. The company is based in San Jose and will offer narrated bus tours of the area.

Contact Shawn
submitted Oct. 12, 2011 1:04P
Hamel, Bradley

BJ Hamel and Wendy Lair, a counseling psychology masters degree student, were married July 19, 2008. They welcomed their first child, Camille, on Christmas Day, 2008.

submitted Feb. 4, 2009 11:05A
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