May 17, 2010


Reunion: October 23, 2010
Chairs: Bobby Harrison, Julie Callan Harrison, Jan Gehring Peterson, Marc Peterson

Edward Vela Jr. was elected 2010 president of the Davy Crockett Chapter of the Sons of the Republic of Texas, whose members are documented descendants of people registered as living in the Republic of Texas, 1836-1845.


Carolyn Johnson is president of Ninth District PTA, serving San Diego and Imperial counties, CA. She has a daughter, Amanda Epple, in college.

Elizabeth (Betty) Underwood is a real estate agent for Tom Gilchrist Co. in Dallas.


Ruth Anne McCoy Hammond presides over the board of directors of Resources for Infant Educarers (RIE), a Los Angeles-based non-profit dedicated to respectful care of infants and toddlers. She is the author of Respecting Babies: A New Look at Magda Gerber’s RIE Approach (Zero to Three Press, 2009).

Asher McDaniel serves Knob Noster United Methodist Church in Missouri following his 2009 retirement.


Dr. Nancy Jurik (M.A. ’75) was named a distinguished faculty member in October 2009 in the College of Liberal Arts at Arizona State University.

Ron Ogan joined Georgia Tech Research Institute in Huntsville, AL, last July after leaving Raytheon, Forest, MS, where he worked five years as a lead systems engineer on the U.S. Navy APG-79 (an active electronically steered array radar system) for the USN F-18 aircraft.


Dr. Betsy Vogel Boze (M.B.A. ’75) was appointed senior fellow at American Association of State Colleges and Universities in Washington, DC.


Reunion: October 23, 2010
Chairs:Jane Bander Williams, Tony Boghetich


Molly Beth Beene Malcolm was recently elected state treasurer of the Community College Association of Texas Trustees. She has served on the Texarkana College Board since 2006 and is board secretary and building committee chair.

Susan Hubbard Moran has launched a new wedding design business, V & M Wedding Concepts LLC, in Harrisburg, PA.


C. Wade Cooper was named managing partner of the law firm Jackson Walker Feb. 15, 2010. He will maintain a legal practice in the Austin office along with his management responsibilities.

Jeanne Tower Cox is in the forefront of Dallas civic and philanthropic volunteers, dedicated for nearly 30 years to improving education and public policy and building experience in community giving and service. As a newly elected trustee on the board of the Communities Foundation of Texas, she continues to improve lives by awarding charitable grants – exceeding $84 million in 2009 – to local and national nonprofits.

Stephen R. Pattison retired in April 2007 from the Foreign Service as consul general in Berlin and resumed law practice in London, where he is a partner with Magrath LLP and manages the firm’s U.S. immigration unit.


Warren Zeller has joined Eclipse Marketing Services as director of strategic partnerships, where he will assist in the development of joint marketing campaigns involving cable operators, movie studios and programming networks. He spent 10 years at Starz Encore Group as vice president of marketing and was instrumental in the launch of 14 Starz Encore networks.