Class Notes

Breaking news of those breaking new ground

This is where we celebrate noteworthy achievements from fellow Bulldogs.
Here you can stay in touch, stay informed and announce your own class note by submitting your story.
(Class notes range from September 2018 to present) 

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1960s

1966

Robert Harder, Chicago, IL, recently released his new book titled First Crossing: The 1919 Trans-Atlantic Flight of Alcock and Brown.

Dennis Maki, Port St. Lucie, FL, was recently inducted into the Duluth Denfeld High School Hall of Fame. 

1970s

1974

Paradise Gray, Marina, CA, published two of his original books, Golden Pearls From Heaven and The Hidden Treasures of Paradise.

1978

Rob Kittay, Pierre, SD, celebrated his 42th anniversary with the South Dakota Dept of Agriculture and Natural Resources-Drinking Water Program.

1980s

1988

Neal Jahren, Saint Paul, MN, recently started a new job as the coordinator for the graduate program in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior at the University of Minnesota.

1990s

1991

Rick Revoir, EdD '11, Duluth, MN, was recently added to St. Luke's Board of Directors. Revoir serves as dean of strategic development and professor at the College of St. Scholastica.

1997

Beth McGorry, Dubuque, IA, obtained her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation, joining 7,500 fundraising professionals worldwide. Beth is currently the Director of Donor Relations at St. Mark Youth Enrichment.

1999

Katie Gettman, Knife River, MN, named by Twin Cities Business magazine to its list of the 2022 Notable Women in Law. 

2000s

2000

Scott Erickson, Eau Claire, WI, was promoted to agriculture relationship manager at Security National Bank.

2002

Kevin McGuigan, Mendham, NJ, received an award for Executive of the Year in manufacturing at the SBR Management Excellence Awards.

Katherine Lahti, Meadowlands, MN, recently joined the Northland Foundation as a Northland Small Business Development Center consultant.

2003

Amy Mickelson (Nygaard) M.D., Saint Paul, MN, joined the Department of Art History at the University of St. Thomas as an Assistant Professor and Director of the Museum Studies program.

2004

Maryann Hoff (Safula Johnson), Lititz, PA, started a new position as Vice President of Loss Control and Safety at Maine Employers Mutual Insurance Company. 

2005

Miranda Miller, Plymouth, MN, recently transitioned to a new role, Director of Student Services for the Technological Leadership Institute within the College of Science & Engineering at the University of Minnesota.

2006

Luke Owens, Hudson, WI, recently joined the Western Wisconsin Health Behavioral Health Services Team.

2010s

2010

Matthew Lulay, Marietta, GA, nominated as a new board director of the Community Assistance Center.

2011

Noah Hobbs, Duluth, MN, was promoted to Director of Strategy and Policy at One Roof Community Housing.

2012

Amanda Vuicich, Duluth, MN, recently joined the Northland Foundation as a new member of the business lending staff. 

2013

Lindsay Bjorklund, Welch, MN, was hired as the executive director for the Deep Portage Learning Center. 

2015

Dylan Mattson, Duluth, MN, was promoted to the position of mechanical engineering manager at LHB Inc.

2016

Stephanie Grewenow, Minneapolis, MN, recently accepted a new position as Senior Project Manager with a Contract Research Organization.

2018

Chris Stark, Minneapolis, MN, recently published her second novel, Carnival Lights.

2020s

2020

Sadie Shervheim, Denver, CO, was accepted into The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.