recently held a gender reveal party with family and friends. I think the picture really does tell us all that we need to know!
Iva Keene (Alpha Iota alumni) recently celebrated her two year anniversary and celebrated big! Her new job, her husband nearing completion of his PhD, buying a house, buying a new car…. and just plain spending more time together (including more time with their dog, Adelaide). It’s been a big year for you!
Danika Mathis (Alpha Zeta alumni) became engaged to Joe Critcheloe. He proposed at Hogwarts Castle in Universal Studios! She describes it all as “very magical”.
Stefanie Ferreri (Alpha Beta alumni) As I mentioned in the prior edition of the Alumni News, Stefanie was selected to receive a very prestigious award at the APHA convention, The Distinguished Achievement Award in Pharmacy Practice. Here’s the big presentation. Congratulations on this honor!
Rachel Chkautovich (Alpha Zeta alumni) is expecting a girl in October. Big brother and dad are pretty excited too! We’re anxiously awaiting the new arrival as well!
Mary Meredith (Tau alumni) is enjoying retirement and traveling….. and is building a new home in North Carolina! The home is located very near to some of the locations used in the movie Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (no, it wasn’t filmed in Missouri!). We can hardly wait to see pictures of the finished home!
Linda Eugenio Clark (Alpha alumni) was recently featured on a Facebook Live presentation, answering questions about diabetes and medications. LKS sister, Christine Perry, said that Linda is the smartest pharmacist that she knows, and is so very proud of her. We all are proud of you, Linda!
Lindsey Clark (Omicron alumni) shared pictures from her marriage to Ronnie Kendall. Congratulations to both of you!
Dixie Leikach (Epsilon alumni) was recently promoted to the position of Mary Kay Independent Sales Director. Congratulations, Dixie! We know that your love of Mary Kay runs deep.
Christina Inteso (Alpha Phi alumni) completed a personal challenge at Burn Boot Camp. She completed a 1000 rep challenge, which she describes as “anything but easy”. We know your stamina and drive, and we aren’t surprised that you finished it! Way to go! Christina, you may not think this is a great photo, but we find it AWESOME!
Nicole Lombardo Helsinger (Alpha Zeta alumni) was married to Erik Helsinger on May 5, 2018. It was a beautiful day at Tapawingo National Golf Course, as everyone witnessed the marriage. Although they are both animal lovers, no dogs or cats were there as witnesses!
Jessica Mazur Pyhtila (Epsilon alumni) was recently named New Preceptor of the Year by the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. We’re so excited for you!
Cedona Watts (Lambda alumni) and her husband Tommy have some exciting news….. they had their pup share it with us! We can hardly wait to see what’s ahead!
Christine Lee-Wilson (Epsilon alumni) was the keynote speaker at the Maryland NCPA Chapter end of the year banquet! We’re always so proud to see our sisters in the spotlight!
Sara Kolc (Alpha Iota alumni) is beginning her residency as a Pharmacy Practice Resident with Meijer Pharmacies. Best wishes on the next step in your pharmacy adventure!
Kristen Querciagrossa (Alpha Zeta alumni) shared a lighthearted moment with her co-workers. Kristen works for Walgreen’s, a proud supporter of Red Nose Day. Noses on, everyone! (that’s Kristen, on the lower right)
Stephanie Alvarez (Alpha Pi alumni) had the privilege of having her son featured as the Enfamil Baby for the month of June! Here’s Zander, cute as he can be! Stephanie shared her story at enfamil.com/bettertogether to help other moms.
Rachel Hagemann (Alpha Zeta alumni) bowled a personal high of 245. Our sisters sure do know how to have fun, and to be good at it, too! Rachel is also an avid cyclist.
Tiffany Self Vicars (Alpha Nu alumni) and husband Mike welcomed Aiden Alexander on April 5, 2018. He weighed 10 pounds and was 20.5 inches long. They are both so in love with him and are really enjoying watching him grow! Congratulations!
Arielle Valenti (Alpha Eta alumni) is engaged! Can you tell that from the picture? We will be awaiting wedding pictures!
Sara Richter (Alpha Zeta alumni) and Team Richter, took first place in Flight C of the St Louis College of Pharmacy Alumni Association Annual Golf Classic. Her team also took second place in the team photo contest. Fun was had by all, and most importantly, scholarship money was raised as well!
Jennifer Rhodes (Rho initiate, Chi alumni) has passed her amateur radio technician test! Her husband, Dusty, is quite involved with amateur radio, so he’s been wanting her to take this test for quite a while. She finally did, and she’s very glad that she sat for the test!
Kayla Braswell (Alpha Zeta alumni) is engaged to Garrett King. The wedding date is quickly approaching! We’re looking forward to the wedding pictures!
Christina Procaccianti (Alpha Rho alumni) is the owner of Green Line Apothecary. Her pharmacy was recently featured on the cover of So Rhode Island magazine. They topped the list of family-fun destinations in Southern Rhode Island! Additionally, she was selected as the Southern Rhode Island business community’s Rising Star by her peers at the Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce.You may also remember that she was the 2017 recipient of the Distinguished Young Pharmacist award. Way to go, Christina!
Amanda Higgins (Alpha alumni) recently went to an art show and ended up finding her family’s old pharmacy a few blocks away. How cool to be part of a pharmacy phamily!