Melissa Ketchum Corral, WC ’03

Melissa Ketchum Corral, WC ’03, husband Greg, and son Oliver Kristopher welcomed Kaylee Rose on May 5. Melissa returned to work at Northeast Georgia Health System in the Northeast Georgia Physicians Group-Central Business Office, where she has been sin …

Danielle Aikens-Holland, WC ’03

Northeast Georgia School of Music and Dance, co-owned by alumna Danielle Aikens-Holland, WC ’03, was named the Small Business of the Month for November by the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce. Now in its 14th season, the studio is the first in the stat …

Brenau University Alumni Association Board

On Aug.1, the Brenau University Alumni Association Board held a retreat at Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta. President Marsha Stringer and Vice President Natalie Grasso led the board members in team-building exercises, goal-setting and lon …

Amber Markmann Simmons, WC ’03

Amber Markmann Simmons, WC ’03, from Snellville, Georgia, was named the International Society for Language Studies’ 2015 Founders’ Emergent Scholars Award winner. Simmons has been invited to speak at the 2017 conference in Honolulu. She will have a pap …

Abra Bazydlo Bailey, WC ’03

Abra Bazydlo Bailey, WC ’03, welcomed Ember Jean Bailey on Aug. 14 at 8:14 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19.4 inches long.

Amber Markmann Simmons, WC ‘03

Amber Markmann Simmons, WC ‘03, and her husband Matthew Simmons welcomed a son, Graham Walker, into the world on May 25, 2014. Graham weighed 6.14 pounds and was 21.5 inches long.

Abra Bazydlo, WC ’03, Laura Dearman Cape, WC ‘03, Nicole Riale, WC ’05

Abra Bazydlo, WC ’03, was recently married to Mike Bailey. Fellow Brenau alumna Laura Dearman Cape, WC ‘03, was in attendance and Nicole Riale, WC ’05, was the maid of honor. The couple now lives in Philadelphia.

Rachel Roe, WC’03

Rachel Roe, WC ’03, accepted a new position on Dec. 1, 2013, at Ford Motor Company headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. She now serves as the Lincoln communications launch coordinator and works with both the marketing and communications teams on launchi …

Paula Ogletree, WC ’03,

Paula Ogletree, WC ’03, was engaged on Feb. 14, 2013, and married Terry Clark on April 25 in Dahlonega, Georgia.

Katie Mitchell Hall, WC ‘03

Katie Mitchell Hall, WC ‘03, joined the Brenau staff in August as writing center director and English instructor. The Hall family recently moved to Cumming, Ga.