November 10, 2008


Justin Philips and his wife, Tricia, own and run Beer Table, a small, upscale bar in Brooklyn, NY, that received a positive review last April in The New York Times.

Karolyn Stewart was promoted to marketing resource manager at MSCW Inc., an Orlando-based design firm, overseeing marketing initiatives. She is a member of the Junior League of Greater Orlando and the Society of Marketing Professional Services.


Carrie Warrick de Moor is a third-year emergency medicine resident at Thomason Hospital in El Paso, where she is chief ER resident for 2008-09. She lives in El Paso with her husband and son, Christian, 2.

Songming (Anthony) Feng works in international media relations at the Beijing headquarters of Lenovo, and worked on the public relations program of the company’s Olympic marketing campaign.

Cedric Mayfield is in the Middle East with the Air Force Band on a concert tour for deployed military and local villagers.

Bethany Brink Somerman and her husband, David, welcomed son Hunter Davis April 24, 2008, in Plymouth, MA.


Chuck Constant moved from Citigroup to Wachovia Securities Southwest Region as vice president and regional banking consultant, responsible for developing and integrating Wachovia’s banking services group within 55 branches and for 450 financial advisers.

The Rev. Stephanie Toon Glassman became pastor of First United Methodist Church of Orange, CA, in July 2008. During the previous six years, she was associate minister at Mesa Verde UMC in Costa Mesa, primarily working with children and youth. She married Bryan Glassman in 2007.

Kelley McRae is a singer-songwriter in New York City. She released her second album, “Highrises in Brooklyn,” in August 2008 and her debut album, “Never Be,” in 2006.

Jannie Luong Nguyen is a public relations manager at Idearc Media in Dallas. She married Binh Nguyen May 31, 2008.


Dodee Frost Crockett was recognized in Barron’s magazine as one of the Top 100 Women Financial Advisers for her work in the Dallas market.

Jimmy Tran is in graduate study at Harvard Business School. He was named a George Leadership Fellow for 2008-09 at the Center for Public Leadership at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.


Reunion chairs: Britt Moen Estwanik and Dustin T. Odham


Bryan Warrick is a 2008 graduate of SMU Dedman School of Law.


Lindsey Jandal Postula joined the Dallas office of law firm Looper Reed & McGraw PC as an associate in real estate law.


Megan Crichton is in the national touring company of the Radio City Music Hall Rockettes. She is engaged to Garrett Haake, who works as a researcher for NBC Nightly News in New York City.

Ashley Elizabeth Johnston joined the law firm Looper Reed & McGraw PC in Dallas with a practice in health care and corporate transactional matters.

Bailey McGuire began working full time with the Dallas office of Genesco Sports Enterprises following a senior-year internship. In January 2008 he moved to the Denver Genesco office to work on the Coors/NASCAR account.

Aaron D. Pan has been named curator of science at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. He has done curatorial work at the Natural History Museum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.


Hector Fontanez, who holds a Master’s degree in software engineering, will begin his doctoral studies in engineering at SMU in the fall.

Michael Blachly has been promoted to director of client development in the Dallas office of law firm Looper Reed & McGraw PC. Previously he was director of communications at SMU Dedman School of Law.

Martha Harms and Lee Helms were in last summer’s Dallas cast of the world premiere of the dark comedy “SICK,” a production of Kitchen Dog Theater’s 2008 New Works Festival.

Paige Pyron spent the summer in Namibia as a WorldTeach volunteer, teaching math, English and science to secondary school students.