Class Notes August 2022

By Darren
Posted on 10 August 2022 | 1:57 pm

Class Notes

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August 2022


Bob Frohlking retired in February as a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Frohlking resides in Temescal Valley, CA, with his wife, Elizabeth. Mr. Fohlking is a loyal annual donor to our alma mater, giving most recently to the Accounting and Business Law Fund, the School of Business, the Center for Entrepreneurship, and the Alumni Fund.


Pam Markland Daniel is working as a Traveler Physical Therapist for AMN Health Care based in Beckley, WV. Ms. Daniel earned her additional BS in physical therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1981. She resides in St. Petersburg, FL, with her husband, James. The couple has two children and one granddaughter.


Pam Alexander is a Category Manager for JB Poindexter and resides in Huntersville, NC. Ms. Alexander most recently supported scholarships at the College by sponsoring a chair for graduates at May Commencement through the Share Your Chair campaign.


JT Getty has been appointed to Executive-in-Residence in the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business as Duquesne University. Mr. Getty is the Managing Director of Key Corp. He and his wife, Dorothy, reside in Sewickley, PA, and have three daughters.


Laura Fenster Weaver is the Creator and Owner of Julep Farms in Dillard, GA, a modern farm resort. Ms. Weaver resides in Clarkesville, GA, with her husband, Richard, and their two children, Avery and Cooper.


Wendi Jones Rooney is the Deputy Director of Spartanburg County 9-1-1. Ms. Rooney earned her MPA in emergency management from Jacksonville State University in 2005. She married Jack Rooney in July 2018. Ms. Rooney and her husband reside in Inman, SC, and she has one son, Joshua.


Susan Mulkey Hume worked within legal and human resources for over 15 years and has now started her own coaching business serving individuals with life and career coaching and businesses with leadership and corporate development coaching. Ms. Hume resides in Houston with her daughter, Lila.


Christine Meuschke was recently promoted from Business Development Director to Chief Strategy Officer at Commercial Industrial Construction. Ms. Meuschke married Keith Wallace in July 2021 and the couple resides in Antioch, TN.

Katie McDonald Windham is the Owner and Creative Director of Low Katie Darling, an art and design business. Ms. Windham launched her first print collection from her original paintings in spring of 2022. She resides in Metairie, LA.


KC Bersch Doxy is a Classroom Assistant at Kennedy Krieger High School in Baltimore. Ms. Doxy earned her graduate certificate in youth and family ministry from St. Mary’s Seminary in 2020. She and her husband, Denis, have one daughter, Emma.


Vachelle Poole is the Vice President, Commercial Credit Delivery Center, for Bank of America. Ms. Poole earned her MBA from Queens University in 2021. She resides in Rock Hill, SC, with her daughter, Janiya.


Kris Stevenson is the Senior Program Manager for Bose and resides in Charleston, SC. Mr. Stevenson and his wife, Jana, have two children, Colin and Claire.


Lindsay Branciforte Cerceo is an Account Executive for Ms. Cerceo and her husband, Graham, welcomed their second child, Lily Emeline Cerceo, in December 2021. Lily joins older brother Jack William and the Cerceo family resides in Charleston, SC.

Chris Maddox is the Founding Partner of Sweetgrass Law Group, LLC, in North Charleston, SC. Mr. Maddox earned his JD from the Charleston School of Law in 2014.


Chandler Briner Dodds is the Director of the O’Quinn’s School of Porter-Guad. Ms. Dodds earned her masters certificate of literacy education from The Citadel in 2021. She resides in Charleston, SC, with her husband, Hutson Dodds ’10, and their two children, Norman and Georgiana.

Stephen Harden is an Anesthesiologist and Critical Care Physician at Spectrum Healthcare Partners. Dr. Harden earned his MD from MUSC in 2014. He and his wife, Amber, reside in South Portland, ME, with their two children, Benjamin and Elizabeth.


Lindsay Gingras married Bret Aton in June 2022. Ms. Gingras earned her master’s in health systems administration from Georgetown University in 2013. The couple resides in Mount Pleasant, SC, with their English springer spaniel, Rodney.

Ryan Thompson is the Manufacturer Support Manager for Narvar and resides in Virginia Beach, VA. Ms. Thompson is a generous donor to the Alumni Association.


Ashley Depew is the Director of True Southern Events/Rocky River. Ms. Depew married Scott Michael in August 2020 and the couple resides in Anderson, SC.

Dani Fraser is an Administrative Assistant for the Town of Mount Pleasant. Ms. Fraser married Rene Mahr in February 2020 and the couple resides in Mount Pleasant, SC.

Mike Laskin married Samara Waldeck Laskin ’13 in August 2020 at The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, WV. The couple relocated to Naples, FL, where Mr. Laskin owns a State Farm Agency. Ms. Laskin is a Director at ZYWAVE, an insurance technology company.


Lucy Noble is the Sales and Marketing Manager for East West Partners and resides in Charleston, SC.


Christian Feldman is an Attorney for Scott, Dukes & Geisler in Homewood, AL. Mr. Feldman earned his JD from the Cumberland School of Law in 2018.


Sandra Woock Karre is the Vice President, Controller Data Transformation Lead Analyst, for Citi. Ms. Karre resides in Williamsville, NY, with her spouse and two daughters, Aurora and Anastasia.

Davon Meneeley is going on her sixth year of teaching in the Pennridge School District. Ms. Meneeley is also a student council advisor and the head field hockey and lacrosse coach. She recently visited her 50th country, and was able to return to Trujillo, Spain, for the first time since she studied abroad in 2013. Ms. Meneeley earned her MEd in teaching of English as a second language from West Chester University in 2019. Later, she earned her masters in education from LaSalle University in 2021. She resides in King of Prussia, PA.


Montana Feix is a Logistics Lead at the Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic. Ms. Feix married Patrick McCrory in May 2022. The couple resides in Charleston, SC.

Shekinah Patterson is a Second Grade Teacher at Meeting Street Academy in Charleston, SC. Ms. Patterson earned her MAT in elementary education from the University of Phoenix. She married Aaron White in September 2018. The couple welcomed their first daughter, Ava Simone White, in December 2021.

Ryan Spraker was appointed on March 14, 2022, by the President of the United States, upon the nomination of the Mayor of the District of Columbia, to serve as a Local Board Member of the District of Columbia for the United States Selective Service System. Mr. Spraker is an Associate Attorney for Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville PC. He earned his JD in2019 from the George Washington University Law School. He is a prolific donor to the College, supporting the Alumni Fund, the Alumni Association, the CofC Fund, and the Student Affairs Fund in recent years.


Elsa Thomas earned her MEd in instructional technology from Coastal Carolina University in December 2021. Ms. Thomas is an Associate Procurement Agent at Boeing and resides in Charleston, SC. She most recently donated to support scholarships at the College through the Alumni Fund.


Dollie Jennings is studying neuroscience and biomedical sciences at Florida State University with plans to graduate with her PhD in 2025. Ms. Jennings resides in Tallahassee, FL. She recently donated to the Alumni Fund, supporting scholarships at CofC.

Kristen Kornbluth is the Social Media Manager for Eater in New York City.


Ella Berger is studying veterinary medicine at the University of Tennessee with plans to graduate with her DVM in 2023. She resides in Knoxville, TN.

Mackenzie Luikart is the Director of Operations, Gymnastics, at West Virginia University, where she is studying to earn her master’s in sport management with plans to graduate in 2023. Ms. Luikart married Arie Verstoep in December 2021. The couple resides in Morgantown, WV.


Lanear Brown graduated from The Citadel in May with his MS in health, exercise and sport science. Mr. Brown has relocated to Noblesville, IN.

Hampton Slagle is a Specialty Leasing Associate for Hines in Atlanta, GA.


Grace Blocha, of Charleston, SC, is a Booking Assistant for Atlas Touring. She recently donated to the Alumni Fund at the College.

Jimmy Clayton is an Investment Banking Analyst for Wells Fargo in Charlotte, NC. Mr. Clayton began donating to our alma mater as a student, supporting the Student Emergency Fund through Swipe Away Student Hunger. He most recently donated to the Alumni Fund, providing scholarships at the College.

Colin Crates joined Dunes Properties as an Agent and is based in Charleston, SC.

Ashleigh Hardwick is a Scrum Master for Booz Allen Hamilton in Charleston, SC.

Bailey Hook, of Charleston, SC, is a Teller at Wells Fargo.

Kasie Ingram is a Marketing Research Coordinator for Coastal Carolina Research Center and resides in Charleston, SC. She recently donated to the Alumni Association.

Nate Johnson is the Marketing Assistant for Primary Residential Mortgage Inc., and resides in Towson, MD. Mr. Johnson began donating to the College as a student, giving generously to the Student Emergency Fund through Swipe Away Student Hunger. He most recently donated to the Alumni Association.

Katie Kugler is the Assistant Sales and Marketing Manager for Beau & Ro in Charleston, SC. Ms. Kugler also worked as the Social Media Manager for the High Tide Music Festival in 2022. She is a donor to the Alumni Fund and the Alumni Association.

Lily Russell earned her master’s of management in hospitality from Boston University in 2021. Ms. Russell is a Meeting Coordinator for Meeting Management Services and resides in McLean, VA. She has given generously to the Alumni Fund and the Alumni Association this year.

Jules Urban is a Special Education Teacher for Greenville County Schools and resides in Greer, SC. Ms. Urban began donating to her alma mater as a student, giving to the Student Emergency Fund through Swipe Away Student Hunger. She most recently donated to the Alumni Association.

Isabelle Van Huss is a Technical Recruiter for Catch Talent and resides in Charleston, SC. Ms. Van Huss recently donated to the Alumni Association.


Clara Errard is a Research Specialist for the Medical University of South Carolina.

Paul Mishoe is a Project Planner for Cross Engineering Services and resides in Lexington, SC.