Ivy Leaf - Spring 2007

Class Notes


Katherine L. Nobles '73, of Stafford, Virginia, received an education specialist degree in computing technology from Nova Southeastern University. Employed by Scientific Research Corporation in Quantico, Virginia, she also announced her new position as technical librarian with Joint Mobile Network Operations, Joint Test and Evaluation Project. (Penn State Altoona 1970-71)

Karen R. Johnson '79, of Phoenix, Arizona, has accepted a position as national director of sales and marketing for Shell Vacations Hospitality. Her responsibilities will include online marketing, revenue management, and direct sales efforts for twenty-three resorts across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. (Penn State Altoona 1975-79)


Susan Carlin '81, of Alexandria, Virginia, has been promoted to senior director, Administrative Services, at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association in Washington, D.C. Her daughter, Carlin Corle, will be a first-year student at Penn State Altoona in the fall.


Doug Long '93, is employed as a territory manager for Smith & Nephew Orthopedics. He resides in State College, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Cristin, and 6-year-old son, Hayden. (Penn State Altoona 1989-91)

Rebecca White '94, of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, has earned a certified purchasing manager's certificate from the Institute of Supply Management. She also was promoted to principal buyer at the Duquesne Light Company in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Penn State Altoona 1987-89)

Philip Tsang '96, of Rockville, Maryland, received a master's degree in engineering management and systems engineering from George Washington University in December 2006. (Penn State Altoona 1992-94)


Maggi Meholic '02 and Drew Wnek '02, of Latrobe, Pennsylvania, were married on July 1, 2006. (Penn State Altoona 1998-2000, both)

Jacqueline M. Rossman '02, of Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, and husband, Paul '01, have a son, Tucker Reigh, born on June 30, 2005. The couple was married on December 27, 2003. (Penn State Altoona: Jacqueline, 1997-2002; Paul, 1998-2001)

Courtney Paul '03 and John Wessner were married on June 24, 2006.

Rebecca Noel '04, of Bristow, Virginia, is engaged to Donald Frischkorn, Jr. '04. A July 28, 2007, wedding is planned. (Penn State Altoona: Rebecca, 2000-02; Donald, 2001-03)