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UCM Alumni Association

Achauer House
314 S. Holden St.
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-8000
Toll-free: 866-752-7257
alumni@ucmo.edu





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Class Notes

1950-1959

Dick Edwards '54 and his wife, Elda (Haile) fs '54, reside at Turkey Creek Ranch Resort in Theodosia, Mo. They celebrated their 60th anniversary in August 2013.

1960-1969

Stephen Corey '69 retired from his practice as a psychologist. He and his wife, Cathy, now reside in Cape Coral, Fla.

 

1970-1979


Daniel Huggins '71 has been in the lawn service industry for over 40 years. He and his wife, Mary, have one grandson, born in July 2013. They reside in Florissant, Mo.

 

Linda Edwards-Paul '73, '78 is the academic coordinator at 500 Reach Community Learning Center in Kansas City, Kan. 500 Reach is a high school diploma completion program for adults. She and her husband, Kevin, and son, Jake, reside in Raytown, Mo.

 

Penny Koerner '78, '80 is a retired U.S. Air Force colonel. She is now the director of curriculum for the Theater Logistics Officers course at the Army Logistics University in Fort Lee, Va. She resides in Richmond, Va.

 

1980-1989

 

Frank Rodman '85 is loan compliance officer at The Bank of Missouri in Perryville, Mo. He spent 24 years in public service, the last 12 with the Missouri Attorney General. He was recently promoted to the rank of colonel in the Missouri Air National Guard. He serves as the state staff judge advocate for the MOANG. He and his wife, Lisa, reside in Jackson, Mo.

 

Buck Sommerkamp '87 is a senior user experience designer and developer at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. He and his partner, John, reside in Kansas City, Mo.

 

 

1990-1999

 

Craig Hacker '90 works for CMP Specialty Products based out of Charlotte, N.C. He focuses on driving sales through education and on-site project support.

 

Eric Walkenbach '97 married Holly Wolfe in 2010. He is assistant grocery manager at Gerbes Super Store in Jefferson City, Mo. He has two sons, Nicholas and Andrew.

 

 

2000-2009

 

Melissa (Lien) Henderson '00 received her Master of Arts and Reading Specialist certificate from Lindenwood University in December. Her husband, Scott '00, recently started the MBA program at Lindenwood University. They reside in O'Fallon, Mo.

 

Melissa (Watrous) Huenefeldt '02, '06 received the designation of associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society. She has also been promoted at Lockton Companies to assistant manager of casualty analytics. She and her husband, Shawn, reside in Olathe, Kan.

 

Kristin Fitzsimmons '05 is the co-producer and host of the comedic YouTube series, What Did You Look Up on Wikipedia? She resides in Minneapolis, Minn.

 

Ian Kuklenski '06 owns a furniture company, Unlocked Furniture, which donates desks and chairs to areas of need around the world. He resides in Kansas City, Mo.

 

Megan Wellborn '07 married Michael Freese on Oct. 4, 2013. She is the assistant director of sports marketing with the University of Missouri. The couple resides in Glasgow, Mo.

 

Nikki Redington '07 and Mark Sweigard were married on Sept. 27, 2013. Mark works for a construction company, and Nikki is a designer at Sheppard's Business Interiors in Omaha.

 

Stacy (Calcote) Williamson '07 was elected as the state president-elect of the Missouri State Teachers Association at their convention in November. She will serve three years. She and her husband, Shawn, reside in Kansas City.

 

Ryan Vossen '08 is vice president and credit administration officer of the Callaway Bank in Fulton, Mo. He and his wife, Jessica, and son, Cale, live in Jefferson City.

 

Kaitlin (Gants) Cruise '09 and her husband, Doug, announce the birth of Ethan Douglas. The family resides in Clarksville, Tenn.

 

Maria Mendoza '10 is a support analyst for Cerner Corporation. She resides in Kansas City, Mo.

 

Amy Spoede '11 married Oliver Bamaca Rodriguez on Aug, 17, 2013. The couple resides in Kansas City, Mo.