Fall 2013

Ashlee Turner, WC ’10

Ashlee Turner, WC ’10, is engaged to Alex Charbonneau of Cumming, Ga. Ashlee works as a senior search consultant with Global Recruiters of Alpharetta, Ga., and Alex is a team leader at the NCR Corporation. The two plan a wedding on April 26 in Cumming.

Cortney Orme, WC ’08

Cortney Orme, WC ’08, and husband Chris welcomed Ellena Faith Orme on Oct. 5, 2012. Ellena is their second child and joins big brother Joshua.

Audrey Blocker, WC ’08

Audrey Blocker, WC ’08, is now a credentialing specialist at Mission Health Systems, Inc., a not-for-profit, independent community hospital system in Asheville, N.C. After graduation, Blocker volunteered for the Peace Corps and spent two years in Panama helping locals expand communication to the outside world. Perhaps the highlight of her sojourn was helping to raise […]

Lyndsay Woon Ferreira, WC ’07

Lyndsay Woon Ferreira, WC ’07, and Brenau tennis coach Andre Ferreira welcomed Felipe Tian Wiang Woon Ferreira on April 13 at 9:04 a.m. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19 inches long. No doubt Felipe will be swinging a tennis racquet soon.

Michelle Adcock Wiley, WC ’06

Michelle Adcock Wiley, WC ’06, recently joined Full Media in Gainesville, Ga., as an Internet marketing analyst. In her new position, Michelle works to help clients better use the Internet as part of their long-term growth strategies. Through online public relations, content development, social media management and search engine optimization, she is directly responsible for […]

Samantha McClinton, WC ’05

Samantha McClinton, WC ’05, graduated from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School on May 18 and received the John Marshall Law School Excellence in Appellate Advocacy Award.

Emi Lawson Hughes, WC ’05

Emi Lawson Hughes, WC ’05, and husband Brad welcomed their first daughter, Theron Olivia Hughes, on Jan. 24. Mom and Dad are very excited and hope that Theron will be a future Brenau tiger!

Melanie McCorkle Ellwanger, WC ’04

Melanie McCorkle Ellwanger, WC ’04, was recently named a Georgia Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine. She is currently a senior associate attorney with Head Thomas Webb & Willis in Atlanta.

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.

Abby Johnson Thompson, WC ’02

Abby Johnson Thompson, WC ’02, and husband Todd Walter Thompson welcomed Emmalea Isabelle Thompson on May 8, 2012. She is their first child and they are having a blast being parents and experiencing “time flying.” The family resides in Marietta, Ga.