Thereasa E. F. Rinderknecht, WC ’09

Thereasa E. F. Rinderknecht, WC ’09, is a partner in the now-renamed Gainesville, Georgia, law firm Conowal, Welch, Womack & Rinderknecht. She focuses her practice on juvenile law and domestic relations.

Shannon Grinnan Weeks, WC ’07

Shannon Grinnan Weeks, WC ’07, was named the Buford City Schools Teacher of the Year. Weeks teaches third grade at Buford Academy.

Melinda Ratcliff Hallam, WC ’07

Melinda Ratcliff Hallam, WC ’07, received a doctorate degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in December. She returned to her hometown of Sevierville, Tennessee, to join her family’s practice, Ratcliff Chiropractic. Pictured with Hallam are her hu …

Antonina Grib Lerch, WC ’03

Antonina Grib Lerch, WC ’03, and husband Michael welcomed daughter Anna on Feb. 7. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Antonina Lerch is a member of the Brenau Board of Trustees.

Clarissa Esguerra, WC ’03

Clarissa Esguerra, WC ’03, co-curated one of the exhibitions currently on display at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715–2015, explores the history of men’s fashionable dress since the 18th century and features …

Jillian Forrest Peterman, WC ’02

Jillian Forrest Peterman, WC ’02, teaching for 13 years in Gwinnett County, in September became assistant principal at Gwin Oaks Elementary School in Lawrenceville. She currently is working toward an education specialist degree in leadership.

Amanda Pruitt Graves, WC ’02

Amanda Pruitt Graves, WC ’02, husband Mike and daughter Tabitha welcomed Luke Evan on May 21, 2015, and are now a very happy family of four.

Robin Vaughn Repinski, WC ’88, Caroline “Happy” Smith Mason, WC ’86, Laverne Lipscomb, BU ’02 and Amy Flagel Scandrett, WC ’87

Robin Vaughn Repinski, WC ’88, recently hosted a gathering for several fellow alumnae at her home in Dallas, Texas. Pictured left to right: Robin, Caroline “Happy” Smith Mason, WC ’86, Brenau Senior Director of Development Robert Shippey (holding Robin …

Dulcé Sloan, WC ‘05

Dulcé Sloan, WC ‘05, won top honors at the 12th annual StandUp NBC comedy showcase. With the win, Sloan has been signed to a talent holding deal with NBCUniversal. The showcase, hosted by actor-comedian and StandUp NBC alum Tone Bell (Truth Be Told) at …

Andi Eckardt, WC ‘15

Andi Eckardt, WC ‘15, married Ryan Savage on August 29 at Jaemor Farms in Alto, Georgia. Bridesmaids included Caitlin Hardegree WC ‘15, Lauren LaRicci WC ‘16, Taylor Lee WC ’15, Alyson Shields WC ‘13, Jessica Savage and Mandi Reynolds.