North Central College - Naperville, IL

Scott Oltman '10

Scott Oltman is pursuing a master’s degree in epidemiology at the University of Iowa.

Sandra Coughlin '09

Sandra Coughlin was appointed principal of Glenbard South High School and assumed the position on July 1. Coughlin has been Glenbard East High School’s assistant principal for instruction since 2011 and had worked in the Glenbard District for 17 years. “South has an excellent academic reputation with dedicated students and staff, and I look forward to building upon that standard of excellence through leadership and communication,” she said. Prior to becoming Glenbard East’s assistant principal, she was Glenbard District 87’s literacy and Title I coordinator from 2007 to 2011.

Alexis Smith '12

Alexis Smith was selected as one of 18 Distinguished Graduate Student Fellows at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM). She has been conducting research in Louisville, KY, as a Master’s Thesis Fellow at the Filson Historical Society. Smith intends to graduate in May 2014 and pursue a doctorate.

Martha Disclafani '12

Martha Disclafani is a third-grade teacher at Thomasboro Grade School in Thomasboro, IL.

Danielle Clark Glut '11

Danielle Clark Glut is a resident camp assistant for Pine Lake and Lake Lucerne United Methodist camps. She also designed and completed a mural while on a service trip to Surfside Beach, TX. She may be reached at danielleglut@gmail.com.

Kristen Dunlap-Berg '10

Kristen Dunlap-Berg completed the Belle H. Bennett House program at Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, TN. The 10-month service program focused on the empowerment of young women. The four young women in the program lived in intentional community while practicing spiritual formation and vocation discernment and engaging in social justice efforts. Each woman also interned at a local nonprofit. Dunlap-Berg spent her time at Book’em, a Nashville childhood literacy organization, where she learned about a small nonprofit business.

Alumni work and woo on "The Bachelorette"

It wasn’t the first television appearance for Jackie Mitchell ’99 Nelson (pictured far left), director of the celebrity and entertainment outreach program for the Red Cross, who appeared on “The Bachelorette” as a guide and spokesperson for the organization. She took bachelorette Desiree Hartsock and her date James Case on a helicopter tour of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy on the Atlantic coast. They concluded their date by talking to storm victims Jan and Manny, a Seaside Heights, NJ, couple who lost their home on their 38th wedding anniversary to Hurricane Sandy.

Alexandria Kordelewski '12

Alexandria Kordelewski is a music teacher at Krejci Academy of Little Friends Inc. She assumed the role of music director for the summer play “Peter Pan” at North Central College.

Zach Smith '11

Zach Smith is a physical therapy student at Governors State University in University Park, IL.

Nick Pingel '10

Nick Pingel is teaching physics and chemistry at Addison Trail High School. He is also coaching golf, wrestling and baseball.