Brian L. Hoogheem
and his wife, Jennie, welcomed their daughter, Isabelle Grace on July 1. Isabelle joins older brother, Elijah.
Emily Jordening Brandt
Omaha, Emily is a graduate studies admission specialist/assessment specialist at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
Craig E. Wiles
Papillion, Craig is the recipient of the 2020 Alice Buffet Outstanding Teaching Award presented by Omaha Public Schools. The award, handed out each year since 1988, goes to OPS nominees with at least two years of teaching experience. The award is named for an aunt of Omaha investor Warren Buffett who taught high school home economics in OPS for more than 35 years. Awardees are nominated by colleagues, students and parents. Wiles is a 5th grade teacher at Crestridge Elementary and has taught for Omaha public schools for 20 years.
Amy E. Sherwood
Amy E. Sherwood ’07, Seattle, Wash., is an Associate Program Officer – Impact & Evaluation at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Steve and Christina Voigt Welch
Steve ’08 and Christina Voigt Welch ’07, Lincoln, welcomed their daughter, Karrin Cecily Welch on December 17, 2019.
Angie D. Burns
Angie D. Burns ’07E, Omaha, has been appointed as principal at Chandler View Elementary with Omaha Public Schools.
Todd A. Ehrke
Todd A. Ehrke ’07, Hickman, was the recipient of the Exceptional Service Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. With a spirit of exceptional service, Todd co-leads the Inter-Greek Alumni Association and has worked for the betterment of the entire Doane Greek system.
Erica P. Heiden
Erica P. Heiden, ’07, Omaha, was the recipient of the Exceptional Service Award at the 2019 Doane Homecoming Alumni Banquet. Erica was recognized for her efforts in serving with the Inter-Greek Alumni Association and has worked for the betterment of the entire Greek System at Doane.
Nichole Albert Peralta
Nichole Albert Peralta ’07GI, 10C, Sidney, founded Karuna Counseling Center in Sidney.