Lauren Lynn MacKenzie

Class of 2006

Lauren Lynn MacKenzie

This year I welcomed my first baby. His name is Wyatt Douglas MacKenzie and he was born on 2/22/18.

Meghan Lohkemper Bergmann

Class of 2002

Meghan Lohkemper Bergmann

This past March, my husband and I welcomed our first child: Amelia! She is the light of my life.

Cate McCreavy

Class of 2017

Cate McCreavy

Cate McCreavy competed and completed her first triathlon on 8/25/18 in Wildwood NJ on a beautiful Saturday morning!

Olivia Bates

Class of 2014

Olivia Bates recently graduated Summa Cum Laude from Arcadia University with her Bachelor of Arts in Early Elementary and Special Education. She will begin her teaching career in the School District of Philadelphia as a Learning Support Teacher.

Kelly Shannon

Class of 1999

Kelly Shannon

Kelly J. Shannon, Ph.D. (SBA ’99) was recently tenured and promoted to Associate Professor of History at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. Kelly joined the FAU faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2014. Prior to moving to Florida, she was an Assistant Professor of History and International Studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage from 2011-2014. She earned her B.A.in History from Vassar College in 2003, M.A. in History from the University of Connecticut in 2005, and Ph.D. in History from Temple University in 2010. Kelly’s first book, U.S. Foreign Policy and Muslim Women’s Human Rights (2018), was also published earlier this year by the University of Pennsylvania Press. She is currently working on a book-length study of U.S. relations with Iran from 1905 to 1953.

Shannon Ritvalsky

Class of 1991

Shannon Ritvalsky graduated with honors in September, 2017 from Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing. She received her nursing license in November, 2017 and will be working to get her BSN starting in January. Shannon is currently looking for a full time nursing position.

Courtney Walter

Class of 2005

Courtney Walter

Courtney Walter recently received a political appointment to serve as a Policy Advisor with the United States Department of Labor. Courtney moved to Washington, D.C. after having lived in Miami, Florida for the past seven years. In Miami, Courtney attended FIU Law School, where she was named the Editor-in-Chief of FIU Law Review and graduated Valedictorian of her law school class. Upon graduating law school, Courtney practiced as a civil litigator, and she most recently completed a two-year federal judicial clerkship with the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Courtney has also served as an Adjunct Professor in the areas of Constitutional Law and Legal Writing.
Courtney is thrilled to be living closer to her hometown of Philadelphia and looks forward to coming back to SBA in the near future.


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