Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Joanne Kourepinos Adams ’82 has been selected as the Top Female Executive Director of the Year for 2017 by the International Association of Top Professionals.

Jonathan Huss ’98, New York-based musician, had one of his songs played on radio station 107.1 The Peak (WXPX-FM) in April.

Samuel Kestenbaum ’09, who is a religion writer and reporter at the New York-based newspaper The Forward, wrote the article “When Passover is about American slavery” in The Atlantic (April).

Dorothy Kerper Monnelly ’58 has photographs on exhibit in “Fragile Water,” along with those of Ansel Adams and Ernest Brooks, at the San Jose Museum of Art in California, through August 1.

William Richards ’04, senior director of digital content strategy for the American Institute of Architects, authored Revolt and Reform in Architecture’s Academy: Urban Renewal, Race, and the Rise of Design in the Public Interest (Routledge, 2017).

Heather Spitzberg ’96 wrote “Life’s Lot” in Junto magazine (March).

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Jeniffer Hargroves Cox ’00 published the article “Proposing a New Strategy for Army Ethics Training,” in the Military Law Review, 2016.

Pubs-PaquetteCathleen “Catha” Paquette ’74 published At the Crossroads: Diego Rivera and his Patrons at MoMA, Rockefeller Center, and the Palace of Fine Arts (University of Texas Press, 2017).

Sam Sisakhti ’05, founder of UsTrendy, won the 2016 Laverack Award from the Applewild School in Fitchburg, Mass., the independent day school that he attended. The award celebrates dedication and generosity.

Pubs-SnowdenSusannah Snowden-Smith ’95 received the 2016 Wrecks of the World Champion award in an international underwater photography contest that showcases breathtaking images of shipwrecks around the world.

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Margo Walsh Davies ’86, founder of MaineWorks, was featured in the Huffington Post blog “What’s Working: Purpose + Profit.” Her company helps former inmates recovering from addiction get a fresh start through temporary employment. MaineWorks also was recognized on the 2016 Best for The World Customers list presented by the nonprofit B Lab as one of 134 companies having a positive impact on customers.

Kerin Stackpole ’84 was named the Best Lawyers  2017 Lawyer of the Year for Employment Law—Management in Burlington, Mass. Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the Lawyer of the Year. 

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Catharine Davis Ellingsen ’86 has been named executive vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary at Phoenix-based Republic Services, Inc.

Patricia Fanning ’73Patricia Fanning ’73 published Artful Lives: The Francis Watts Lee Family and Their Times (University of Massachusetts Press, 2016).

Marjorie Gelb Jones ’62 published The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott (Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2015). She also presented the talk “The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott” at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston on July 13.