Summer 2020

Marty LaMar, BU ’02

Marty LaMar, BU ’02, was named Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s chief economic development officer by Mayor William Peduto. LaMar was recently the regional vice president for McCormack Baron Management and previously served as president and CEO of Lucas Metropolitan Housing Authority in Toledo; as senior vice president of policy and planning, and director of resident development for […]

Amanda Addison Roper, WC ’04

Amanda Addison Roper, WC ’04, has been selected as an American Library Association Emerging Leader for 2020. She will work with other Emerging Leader library professionals on a research project for the Association of College and Research Libraries’s Diversity and Inclusion Task Force. Ms. Roper was selected for an Emerging Leaders sponsorship by the Reference […]

Kellie Casper Jackson, WC ’05

Kellie Casper Jackson, WC ’05, was recently promoted to vice president of marketing at Orchid Medical in Orlando, Florida.

Dr. Chandra Owenby Hopkins, WC ’05

Dr. Chandra Owenby Hopkins, WC ‘05, has been named the Dean of the Women’s College at Converse College in Spartenburg, South Carolina. An award-winning teacher and scholar, Dr. Hopkins is a recipient of the Cato Award for Faculty Excellence from Converse College and the Robert A. Schanke Theatre Research Award from the Mid-America Theatre Conference. […]

Anna Alexander Jacobs, WC ’86

Anna Alexander Jacobs, WC ’86, and husband Jay were honored as part of the Master of Innovation – Entrepreneurs annual event in Gainesville, Georgia. This event is part of the Featherbone Communiversity Master Series which annually honors community members. Jacobs serves as a trustee for Brenau and manages AccessWDUN+.