Class Notes

The Class Notes section is dedicated for alumni to share information about their accomplishments and milestones. Class Notes are a way for alumni to spread the word about a promotion, award/honor received, career move, wedding, birth announcement, etc. All Class Notes are posted online and are considered for publication use in all Alumni Relations publications. To submit a Class Note please log in to the Alumni Community.

Ehxciquiel Jaeroume Camacho (CSH 2019)

EJ Camacho (CSH '19) is now a forensics and biology teacher at Mt. Carmel High School in Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood.

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Arby Gonzales (BUS 2005)

Arby Gonzales (BUS '05) is now the internal auditor of the Texas Department of Insurance.

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James Olivi (MS 1989)

Jim Olivi (CDM MS '89) has joined U.S. Term Limits as Arizona state director.

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Michelle Morales (LAS 1997)

Michelle Morales (LAS '97) is the new president of Woods Fund Chicago. She is the first Latina to lead the foundation.

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Jessica Linder (BUS 2015)

Jessica Linder (BUS '15) is the new president and CEO of the Aurora (Ill.) Regional Chamber of Commerce.

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Jake Glover (BUS 2017)

Jake Glover (BUS '17), a broker account executive with Chicago-based softward company Jellyvision, has been named one of Chicago Inno's "2019 25 Under 25" in the entrepreneurship and technology industries.

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Stephen Bowman (MBA 1988)

Stephen "Biff" Bowman (MBA '88) retired from Northern Trust Corp. where, most recently, he served as CFO.

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Robert Clifford (LLD 2003, JD 1976, BUS 1973)

Robert A. Clifford (BUS '73, JD '76, LLD '03) was named by U.S. District Court Judge Jorge Alonso to act as lead attorney for 97 victim lawsuits stemming from the March 10 Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max crash.

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Peter Kolos (MS 2012)

Peter Kolos (BUS MS '12) and his wife, Veronika, are the proud parents of Emily Adelyn, born Aug. 16, 2019.

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Ambria Mahomes (BUS 2016)

Ambria Mahomes (BUS '16) has joined the general liability group of Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP as a law clerk working in the firm's San Francisco office.

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Shreyas Patel (BUS 2009)

Shreyas Patel (BUS '09), president and COO of Chicago-based Helix Hospitality, has been selected for Crain's Notable Entrepreneurs 2019.

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Elyse Kakacek (MUS 2010)

Elyse Anne Kakaceck (MUS '10), and operatic soprano, has release her first classic solo album, "Untethered," which explores the broad expanse of femininity. It is available at Apple Music, Amazon and Spotify. Photo by Fay Fox.

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John Bitoy (MM 2019)

John Bitoy (MUS MM '19) was the piano soloist for the Oct. 6, 2019, concert of the Symphony of Oak Park-River Forest at Concordia Chapel in River Forest, Ill.

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Scott Jordan (MBA 1999)

Scott Jordan (MBA '99) has assumed the new role of chief business officer of Salarius Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Houston-based biotechnology company.

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Thomas Dammrich (DBA 2019, MS 1985, MBA 1978, LAS 1974)

Thomas J. Dammrich (LAS '74, MBA '78, BUS MS '85, DBA '19) was named to the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Recreational Boating Industry Hall of Fame and the National Safe Boating Council Hall of Fame. Dammrich, who retired as president of NMMA in 2019, served as its president for 20 years.

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Lisa Lukaszewski (JD 2009, MUS 2005)

Lisa Lukaszewski (MUS '05, JD '09) joined the Chicago office of Schiff Hardin's private clients, trusts and estates group as counsel.

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Kelly Loeffler (MBA 1999)

Kelly Loeffler (MBA '99) has been elected to the board of directors of Georgia Power. She is CEO of the Atlanta-headquartered Bakkt, a subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange.

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Daniel Glickman (BUS 1988)

Daniel Glickman (BUS '88) has joined New York-based Harvest Partners LP as a partner.

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Allison Hintz (JD 2015)

Allison Hintz (JD '15) has joined the Minneapolis office of Gray Plant Mooty as an associate in the firm's corporate and business practice group.

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Anne Burke (DHL 2005, SNL 1976)

The Hon. Anne M. Burke (SCPS '76, DHL '05) as selected by her fellow Illinois Supreme Court justices on Tuesday to take over from Chief Justice Lloyd Karmeier for a term that runs through Oct. 25, 2022. A member of the high court since her appointment on July 6, 2006, she will become the third woman to hold the position.

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