Alumni Announcements

Representing UMHB

Representing UMHB

Sarah Jane Sanders Menefee ’07, Greg Weghorst ’03, and Kristin Richardson Zastoupil ’03 representing UMHB at the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) Conference in February. Sarah Jane is the Digital Media and Publications Specialist for the Region 12 Education Service Center. Greg is the Communications Coordinator for Lewisville ISD, and Kristin is the Executive Director of the Corsicana Education Foundation, Webmaster for Corsicana ISD, and TSPRA Vice President.

Shannon Woodruff '10

Shannon Woodruff ’10 graduated with his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Southern Methodist University in August. His dissertation, entitled “Macromolecular Design of Well-Defined Epoxide-Containing Materials and Their Post-Polymerization Functionalizations,” was completed under the direction of Dr. Nicolay Tsarevsky. Shannon is a development chemist with HP Inc. and lives with this wife, Holly Gaskamp Woodruff ’10, in San Diege, CA.
Mayra Velez 91

Mayra Velez 91

Mayra Velez ’91 was awarded the Temple ISD Champions at Teaching (CAT) Award. The CAT Award is awarded to those educators whose classrooms excel in their CBA or other formative test scores. She is a fourth grade bilingual teacher and the technology liaison for Hector P. Garcia Dual Language Academy in Temple.
Baby Girl born to Maggie Olson

Baby Girl born to Maggie Olson

Maggie Olson, MED ’14 and her husband, Todd, announce the birth of their daughter, Cleo Madison, Aug. 19.
Baby girl born to Dean and Jenn Harper Butenschoen

Baby girl born to Dean and Jenn Harper Butenschoen

Dean ’09 and Jenn Harper Butenschoen ’08 announce the birth of their daughter, Joslynn Grace, Nov. 12.
Michael ’01 and Jamie Jorgensen Chapman ’02

Michael ’01 and Jamie Jorgensen Chapman ’02

Michael ’01 and Jamie Jorgensen Chapman ’02 announce the birth of their son, Joseph Paul, July 28. He joins five-year-old sister, Abigail Joy.
Kelli Bryant ’14 and Clint Moore ’14

Kelli Bryant ’14 and Clint Moore ’14

Kelli Bryant ’14 and Clint Moore ’14, Oct. 3, in Houston. 
Sara Kirkpatrick ’13 and Andrew Kester ’12

Sara Kirkpatrick ’13 and Andrew Kester ’12

Sara Kirkpatrick ’13 and Andrew Kester ’12, Aug. 9, in Georgetown
Amy Kester ’14

Amy Kester ’14

Amy Kester ’14 to Josh Mathias, Oct. 3, in Houston. Amy is registered nurse at Houston Methodist Hospital.

Bryan ’07 and Delana Brewer Davis ’08

Bryan ’07 and Delana Brewer Davis ’08 announce the birth of their son, Henry Michael, July 27. He joins 3 year-old big sister, Eva.