Ryan C. Olson
Ryan C. Olson ’01, Walnut Creek, Calif., and his spouse, Sarah, welcomed their son, Grayson Charles Olson on June 2, 2019.
Jesse B. Gronemeyer
Jesse B. Gronemeyer ’02, DeWitt, will be inducted into the Class of 2020 Doane University Hall of Fame on March 27, 2020.
Eric L. Stearns
Eric L. Stearns’03, Lincoln, is to be honored at the 42nd annual Mayor’s Arts Awards on April 14th at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Stearns is receiving the Heart of the Arts Award, and is known for his outreach to students across the region. Stearns is an associate professor of art at Doane University.
Nicole L. Stehlik
Nicole L. Stehlik ’03, Castle Pines, Colo., will be inducted into the Class of 2020 Doane University Hall of Fame on March 27, 2020.
Jerry J. Green
Jerry J. Green ’18E, Fort Calhoun, has been appointed as superintendent of Fort Calhoun Community Schools effective on July 1. Green is currently principal with FCCS.
Kayla Baumsberger and Christopher Svoboda
Kayla Baumsberger ’16 and Christopher Svoboda ’18GI, St Paul, were married on July 6, 2019.
Desiree A. Rosas
Desiree A. Rosas ’04, Grand Island, and husband William Acosta, welcomed their daughter, Emilia, on December 5th. Emilia joins brothers Wilmer and Alejandro.
Mandy Christner Pflaster
Mandy Christner Pflaster ’04, Elkhorn, is Director of Family Support for the Lane Thomas Foundation.
Mitchell K. Bartholomew
Mitchell K. Bartholomew ’04E, York, was elected as a board member for York General Hospital. Bartholomew is now serving as the district superintendent for York Public Schools.
Kimberly S. Hudson
Kimberly S. Hudson ’04E, ’10E, Ceresco, was awarded the 10/11 January Golden Apple Award . Hudson, is a 2nd grade teacher at Ceresco Elementary School. Hudson is seen as a “teacher who pours her heart and soul into her students, the school, her district, the community, you know that person just needs to be recognized.”