Ilana Edell has been named director of business development by the National Association of Sports Commissions.
Eleanor Rosler and Richard Putnam ’14 became engaged on July 28, 2017.
David Wicker, a partner in Stites & Harbison, PLLC in Nashville, Tennessee, was a finalist for the 2017 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards, which recognize young leaders under the age of 40 for significant professional accomplishments as well commitment and contributions to the community.
Ashley McMillian has been promoted to partner by Susman Godfrey LLP. She practices in the firm’s Houston office.
Benson Varghese, founder and managing partner of the law firm Varghese Summersett PLLC, has been named a 2017 Minority Leader in Business by the Fort Worth Business Press.
Michael Waters, pastor, activist, civic leader and nationally recognized social commentator, has published Stakes Is High: Race, Faith, and Hope for America, in which he blends hip-hop lyricism with thought-provoking insights on police violence, racism and the power of faith in the struggle for racial justice.
Taylor Thornley Keeney and Carter Keeney welcomed son Carter “Taliaferro” Keeney, Jr. on August 15, 2017.
Beth St. Lawrence Kerley and James Kerley III welcomed son Fletcher James Kerley on May 21, 2017.
Ken Morris has launched Cineglitch Entertainment, a boutique film and television production and financing company focusing on diverse, character-driven content with broad domestic and international market appeal.
Kate Kingslee Fullam, born October 30, 2016, is the daughter of Katherine Ryan Fullam ’01 and Shawn Fullam ’96.