North Central College - Naperville, IL

1980-1989

Alumni News: Class Years 1980-1989
1980    1983    1984    1985    1986    1987    1988    1989

 

1980

Kenneth Leo earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.  (3/06)

 

1983

Jeffrey Price

 

1984

Ned Corron earned a Ph.D. in applied mathematics at Northwestern University. An expert in the mathematics of dynamical systems, Ned is employed by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command in Huntsville, Alabama.   (9/06)

Don Helberg teaches physics and coaches track at Wheaton North High School. (12/04)

John Hiestand


1985

Phillip Burke, III was elected to a fifth term as chairman of the board of the village of Sycamore Hills, Missouri. He also was reelected as secretary for the Mayors of Small Cities and serves on the nomination committee of the St. Louis County Municipal League. An occasional political science lecturer for a local college, he enjoys traveling in his free time and has visited 50 states, seven continents, and more than 50 countries. He continues to play trumpet for the Ambassadors of Swing and the After Hours Community Band. Phillip earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.  (3/12)

 

1986

Col. Deborah (Dean) Cafarelli is the Air Force Materiel Command Chair to Air University. She joined the Air War College faculty in the Department of Warfighting in July 2009. As a Developmental/Flight Test Engineer, she has served in a variety of acquisition and staff positions at the Air Force Phillips Laboratory, the Air Force Flight Development Test Center, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Air Staff. She has also commanded the 633rd Electronic Systems Squadron (JSTARS). Col Cafarelli earned masters degrees in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Military Operational Art and Science from the Air Command and Staff College, and in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces (ICAF). She is also a graduate of the USAF Test Pilot School.  (3/11)

 

1987

Pamela Darrah earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering at the University of Illinois and a M.S. in computer science from North Central. She is married to Dan Beebe '88. (12/04)

Jim Helwig is a Project Manager at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.  (8/14)

 

1988

Daniel Beebe earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering at the University of Illinois. He is married to Pamela Darrah '87. (12/04)

Rob Bleicher is Director of Business Development (Gas Monetization) at KBR in Houston. (8/14)

Rick Love is a software engineer in the Decision and Information Sciences Division at Argonne National Laboratory.  (3/10)

Mark Palusis is a Senior Mechanical Engineer at Parametric Solutions in Jupiter, Florida.  (8/14)

Mita (Patel) Havlick lives in Dallas.  [8/14]


1989

Patrick Morton earned his mechanical engineering degree at Marquette University. He is an analytical engineer for MTS, a Minneapolis-based company that makes testing equipment. Pat works at his computer testing the test equipment before it is built, and diagnoses problems when a piece of equipment doesn't work. He and his wife, Kristina, currently live in Glassboro, New Jersey, but hope to return soon to Minneapolis. He may be reached at patmorton67@hotmail.com  (12/04)