Break Through 2016 Alumni Participants

Baktash Ahadi
Class of 2005
Major/Minor: Sociology / Anthropology, Diversity Studies
Job Title: Associate Producer at Frame by Frame
Employer: Business Development at Blue Cart
Location: Washington, D.C.

Nancy Swan Abbott
Class of 1980
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Director of Tax
Employer: Samsung Electronics America Inc.
Location: Ridgefield, NJ

Mark Anskis
Class of 2006
Major/Minor:  Political Science
Job Title: Associate Director of Media Communications
Employer: Swarthmore College
Location: Swarthmore, Pa.

Destiny Arturet
Class of 2010
Major/Minor: International Studies, Philosophy
Post-Grad: Master of Art in women's studies from New York University
Job Title: HR Coordinator
Employer: Squarespace
Location: New York, N.Y.

Valarie Basteck
Class of 2006
Major/Minor: Communications–Public Relations and Religious Studies, Spanish
Job Title: Senior Manager, Digital Content Strategy and Development
Employer: Wyndham Hotel Group
Location: Parsippany, N.J.

James Baublitz
Class of 2008
Major/Minor: Finance, History and Philosophy
Job Title: Senior Hedge Manager
Employer: Compass Analytics
Location: Chevy Chase, Md.

Sara Jane Luley Baublitz
Class of 2008
Major/Minor: International Studies, Spanish, Music Performance
Job Title: New Business Development Manager
Employer: Lutheran World Relief–Operation
Location: Baltimore Md.

Laura Baumann
Class of 2013
Major/Minor: Communications–Public Relations
Job Title: Quantitative Project Manager
Employer: Lightspeed GMI
Location: Warren, N.J.

Maggie Bell
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: Communications - Public Relations
Job Title: Independent Beauty Consultant
Employer: Mary Kay, Inc.
Location: New York, NY

Sam Berger
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Economics
Job Title: Budget Analyst
Employer: The City of New York, Office of Management and Budget
Location: New York, N.Y.

Corinne Grohowski Betzko
Class of 2010
Major/Minor: Communications–Public Relations
Job Title: Director
Employer: Brush Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Location: Shamokin, Pa.

Skyra Blanchard
Class of 2005
Major/Minor: English
Job Title: English Teacher    
Employer: State College High School
Location: State College, Pa.

Megan McMullen Blue
Class of 2002
Major/Minor: Communications–Public Relations
Job Title: Director of Development
Employer: Read Alliance
Location: New York, N.Y.

Kara Brammer
Class of 2013
Major/Minor: Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing
Job Title: Associate Marketing Manager
Employer: Penguin Random House  
Location: New York, N.Y.

Bill Bucher
Class of 1994
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Owner
Employer: William D. Bucher CPA
Location: Selinsgrove, PA

Derek Butler
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: History
Job Title: Graduate Assistant in the Office of Freshman Studies
Employer: Seton Hall University
Location: South Orange, NJ

Scott Carey
Class of 1990
Major/Minor: Music Education
Job Title: Band Director
Employer: Shikellamy School District
Location: Sunbury, Pa.

Matt Cerimele 
Class of 1999
Major/Minor: Sociology
Job Title: Communications Administrator
Employer: Vanguard
Location: Malvern, PA

Keith Costello
Class of 1973
Major/Minor: Psychology
Job Title: Director, Global Manufacturing Alliances (Retired)
Employer: Hershey Food
Location: Havre de Grace, Md.

Molly Crouser
Class of 2013
Major/Minor:  Sociology, Diversity Studies
Job Title: Special Events and Marketing Manager
Employer: Lancaster Chamber of Commerce
Location: Lancaster, Pa.

Andrew Culbertson
Class of 2015
Major/Minor:  Information Systems, French (minor)
Job Title: Business Systems Analyst
Employer: AIG 
Location: Charlotte, N.C.

Dan Decker
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: Biology
Job Title: Medical Sales Rep
Employer: Spinal Concepts
Location: Wyomissing, Pa.

Philip DiMuro
Class of 2012
Major/Minor: Business Adminstration–Entrepreneurship and Marketing
Job Title: Founder and CEO
Employer: Loople Mobile, LLC
Location: Baltimore, Md.

Tom Dodd  
Class of 1992
Major/Minor: History
Job Title: Principal
Employer: Lesher LB World Middle School
Location: Fort Collins, CO

Adam Dreibelbis
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: Physics, Mathematics
Job Title: Engineer II
Employer: Parsons Brinckerhoff
Location: New York, N.Y.

Aileen Carlson Dreibelbis
Class of 2006
Major/Minor: History
Job Title: Director
Employer: Digitas Health Life Brands
Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

Luke Eddinger
Class of 2000
Major/Minor: –Business Administration–Finance
Job Title: Real Estate Co-Owner/Director
Employer: Robert C. White & Co.
Location: Middleton , Conn.


Jermaine Edwards
Class of 2003
Major/Minor: Information Systems and Accounting
Job Title: Financial Advisor
Employer: Fidelity Investments 
Location: Reading, Pa.

Lauren Elsasser Smith
Class of 2013
Major/Minor: –Business Adminstration–Entrepreneurship
Job Title: Marketing Development Coordinator
Employer: Wagner, Dreese, Elsasser & Associates
Location: Selinsgrove, Pa.

Larry Fisher
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: Music Education
Job Title: Band/Orchestra Director
Employer: Southern Lehigh High School
Location: Lehigh, Pa.

Lauren Fitzgerald
Class of 2014
Major/Minor: Early Childhood Education
Job Title: First Grade Teacher
Employer: Bunn Elementary School
Location: Bunn, N.C.

Nicole Fleck
Class of 2012
Major/Minor: Art History
Job Title: Curatorial Assistant
Employer: Everhart Museum, Natural History, Science and Art
Location: Scranton, Pa.

Megan Will Flower
Class of 2009
Major/Minor: Political Science, Spanish; JD from Duquesne University
Job Title: Attorney
Employer: The Law Office of Megan E. Will
Location: Somerset, PA

Meg Finley Flournoy
Class of 1985
Major/Minor: Political Science, Spanish
Job Title: Sector Director
Employer: The Faqua School of Business, Duke University
Location: Durham, N.C.

Scott Frost
Class of 1984
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Senior Vice President, CFO, Treasurer
Employer: Weis Markets
Location: Sunbury, Pa.

Samantha Gromek
Class of 2010
Major/Minor: Biology
Job Title: 3rd year as a PhD
Employer: Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Medicinal Chemistry Division at University of Connecticut
Location: Storrs, CT

Lynda Guinan
Class of 1980
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Corporate Controller
Employer: Employer WAI Global
Location: Exton, PA

Ryan Gutleber
Class of 2011
Major/Minor:  Business Administration–Finance and Economics
Job Title 1: Real Estate Professional
Employer 1: Elegran Real Estate & Development
Job Title 2: Co-Founder
Employer 2: Loople Mobile, LLC
Location: New York, N.Y.

Betsy Halas
Class of 2004
Major/Minor: Biology
Post-Grad: Veterinarian school, Ohio State University
Job Title: Veterinarian
Employer: Lighthouse Veterinary Relief Services
Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Samantha Harclerode
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: International Studies–Comparative Cultures, Religious Studies
Job Title: Development Assistant
Employer: University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

Stephanie Heinz
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing
Job Title: Publicity Assistant
Employer: Penguin Random House
Location: New York, N.Y.

Emily Hibshman
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Strategic Communication–Public Relations/Women's Studies
Job Title: CONTACT Helpline Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator
Employer: Sycamore House/Episcopal Service Corp.
Location: Harrisburg, Pa.


Brooke Shuey Horne
Class of 2005
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Senior Manager
Employer: KPMG LLP
Location: Harrisburg, PA

Larry Hutchison
Class of 1980
Major/Minor: Business Administration
Job Title: General Manager and Senior Vice President of Business Development
Employer: American Medical Equipment
Location: Gahama, Ohio

Carl R. Johnson
Class of 1982
Major/Minor:   Accounting
Job Title: Partner
Employer: Blum Shapiro & Company P.C.
Location: West Hartford, CT

Anna Millheim Jordan
Class of 1984
Major/Minor: Operations Management and Supervision, English
Job Title: Information Specialist
Employer: Downingtown STEM Academy
Location: Downingtown, Pa.

Carol Sensing Klein
Class of 1972
Major/Minor: English
Job Title: President and Co-Founder
Employer: The Writing Center Inc.
Location: West Chester, Pa.

Mark Kleman
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: Political Science, Chemistry
Job Title: Nephrology Fellow
Employer: Geisinger Medical Center
Location: Danville, Pa.

Janet Wyllie Lambert
Class of 1986
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Senior Financial Analyst
Employer: CSH Foundation
Location: Mountainside, N.J.

Gerohn Lanns
Class of  2004
Major/Minor: Accounting 
Job Title: Senior Manager of Financial Accounting Advisory Services
Employer:Ernst and Young  
Location:  Baltimore, MD

Jamie Malachowski, CPA
Class of 2009
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: International Business Analyst Auditor
Employer: DENTSPLY International
Location: Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Jason Mammen
Class of 2000
Major/Minor:  Communications–Mass Communication
Job Title: Creative Director/Senior Writer Producer
Employer: Showtime Networks
Location: New York, N.Y.

Ryan McFadden
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: History, Secondary Education
Job Title: Online Education Coordinator
Employer: Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
Location: Lancaster, Pa.

Melinda Scovell McGrory
Class of 1977
Major/Minor: German
Job Title: Attendance Officer
Employer: South Brunswick Board of Education
Location: Monmouth Junction, N.J.

Charles McLeskey
Class of 1968
Major/Minor: Biology
Job Title: Brand Medical Director
Employer: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Sam Berkheimer Mentch
Class of 2012
Major/Minor: Biology, Chemistry
Post-Grad: Ph.D. candidate in biochemistry, Cornell University
Location: Ithaca, N.Y.


Jaime Price Montecalvo
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: Bus. Admin. - Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Job Title: Merchandiser
Employer: QVC
Location: West Chester, PA

Nick Corridoni Montecalvo
Class of  2011
Major/Minor: Biology 
Job Title: Medical Residency

Brett Moyer
Class of 2013
Major/Minor:  Business Administration–Finance
Job Title: Investment Bank Treasury Associate
Employer: JP Morgan Chase
Location: New York, N.Y.

Andy Nagy
Class of 2008
Major/Minor: Psychology
Job Title: Academic Advisor
Employer: University of Scranton
Location: Scranton, Pa.

Becky Neubauer
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Earth and Environmental Science  
Job Title: Staff Environmental Scientist
Employer: T&M Associates
Location: New Brunswick, NJ

Mark O'Donovan
Class of 1992
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Corporate Controller
Employer: JP Morgan Chase
Location: New York, N.Y.

Pierce O'Hearn
Class of 1992
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Corporate Controller
Employer: JP Morgan Chase
Location: New York, NY

Jessica Owens
Class of 2009
Major/Minor: Art History, English
Job Title: Museum Director
Employer: Slifer House
Location: Lewisburg, Pa.

Kaitlin Palmer
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: English–Publishing & Editing; Film Studies
Job Title: Publisher Content Coordinator
Employer: Portico
Location: Princeton, N.J.

Andrew Parrish
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Business Admininstration–Information Systems
Job Title: Public Sector Apprentice
Employer: Salesforce
Location: Herndon, Va.

Karyn Kern Pinter
Class of 2001
Major/Minor: Communications–Theatre, Psychology
Job Title:
Employer:
Location: Mount Bethel, Pa.

Martin Pinter
Class of 1998
Major/Minor: History
Job Title: Director of Global Sourcing
Employer: Oldcastle Materials Group
Location: Mount Bethel, Pa.

Katelyn Reese 
Class of 2012
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Senior Accountant
Employer: Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Location: Williamsport, PA

Orville “JR” Reynolds
Class of 1999
Major/Minor: Political Science
Post-Grad: law degree from Touro College
Job Title: Assistant District Attorney
Employer: Bronx District Attorney
Location: Bronx, N.Y.

Becky Rittle
Class of 2012
Major/Minor: Biology Health Care Studies
Job Title: Physician Assistant
Employer: Geisinger Health System
Location: Lewisburg, Pa.

Cara Rizzotti
Class of 2014
Major/Minor: Graphic Design
Job Title: Graphic Designer
Employer: Stream Companies
Location: Morrisville, Pa.

Kyle Robertson
Class of 2011
Major/Minor:  Business Adminstration–Marketing and Music
Job Title: Risk Management Analyst
Employer: JP Morgan Chase
Location: New York, N.Y.

Rachel Sauer
Class of 2014
Major/Minor: Communications–Corporate Communiations 
Job Title: Project Manager
Employer: Lightspeed GMI
Location: Warren, N.J.

Joe Shannon
Class of 2008
Major/Minor: Business Administration–Global Management and Marketing/Spanish
Job Title: Marketing Associate
Employer: American Express
Location: New York, N.Y.

Tyler Shields
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Earth and Environmental Science  
Job Title: Teaching Assistant in the School of Environmental Science and Forestry
Employer: State University of New York
Location: New York

Sam Silknetter
Class of 2014
Major/Minor: Ecology
Job Title: Environmental Scientist
Employer: Aqua-Terra Environmental
Location: Reading, Pa.

Jasmia Small-Jarrett
Class of 2015
Major/Minor:  Psychology, Sociology, Speech Communication
Job Title: Resident Supervisor Intern
Employer: Higher Hope International Ministries
Location: Sunbury, Pa.

Shelby Smith
Class of  2012
Major/Minor: Creative Writing
Job Title: Pursuing an MSW; Private Child Care Provider and Youth Advocate
Location: Philadelphia, PA

William Starace
Class of 1990
Major/Minor: Accounting
MBA from Monmouth University
Job Title: Executive Vice President and  CFO, CPA, and AICPA Chartered Global Management Account
Employer: Public Relations firm MWWPR 
Location: New York, N.Y.

Erica Weaver Stephenson
Class of 2000
Major/Minor: International Studies/Political Science
Job Title: Associate Director of Residence Life
Employer: Susquehanna University
Location: Selinsgrove, Pa.

Ariana Stowe
Class of 2013
Major/Minor: English
Job Title: English Teaching Assistant
Employer: Fulbright USA Student Award
Location: Brazil

Adam Staub Summers
Class of 2001
Major/Minor: Music and Business Administration
Job Title: Licensed Creative Arts Therapist
Employer: The Phoebe H. Stein Child Life Program at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore
Location: Bronx, N.Y.

Logan Sweet
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: Communications–Public Relations
Job Title: Public Relations and Social Media Specialist
Employer: CreAgent Marketing
Location: Corning, N.Y.

Ryan Szuch
Class of 2000
Major/Minor: Self-Designed Major, Geological & Environmental Science
Job Title: Natural Resource Program Specialist
Employer: Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry
Location: Harrisburg, Pa.

Kaitlyn Tanis
Class of 2015
Major/Minor: History and Anthropology
Post-Grad: master’s degree in public history, and library and information science, New York University
Location: white-space: pre;"> New York, N.Y.

Paul Thistle
Class of 2010
Major/Minor: History, Secondary Education
Job Title: Seventh Grade World History Teacher
Employer: District of Columbia Public Schools
Location: Washington, D.C.

Amy Tritle
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: Business Administration–Marketing and Psychology
Job Title: Learning and Development Specialist
Employer: Willis Group
Location: New York, N.Y.

Joanne Marquardt Troutman
Class of 2000
Major/Minor: Communications–Journalism
Job Title: President and CEO
Employer: Greater Central Susquehanna Valley United Way
Location: Sunbury, Pa.

Dawne Frtiz Veet
Class of 1986
Major/Minor: Business Administration–Finance
Post-Grad: Master of Education, Pennsylvania State University
Job Title: Operations Instructor and License Coordinator
Employer: Three Mile Island NGS
Location: Mechanicsburg, Pa.


Jamie Ward
Class of 2011
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Senior Accountant
Employer: McKonly & Asbury
Location: Camp Hill and Lancaster, PA

Sarah Costello Westervelt
Class of 2000
Major/Minor:  Business Administration
Job Title: Fifth Grade Teacher
Employer: Harford County Public Schools
Location: Edgewood, Md.

Emily Flickinger White
Class of 1976
Major/Minor: Political Science
Job Title: Attorney
Employer: Self-employed
Location: Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Kelly O'Mara Whites
Class of 1992
Major/Minor: Accounting
Job Title: Assistant Special Agent in Charge
Employer: U.S. Food & Drug Administration, Office of Criminal Investigators
Location: Beltsville, Md.

Robb Whitmoyer
Class of 1980
Major/Minor: Music Education  
Job Title: Dean of Students (K-5)
Employer: Selinsgrove School District
Location: Selinsgrove, PA

Rebecca Wise
Class of 2013
Major/Minor:  Business Administration–Marketing
Job Title: Project Manager
Employer: Foundry9, a LiquidHub Company
Location: Philadelphia, Pa.

Mary Kate Wright
Class of 2007
Major/Minor: Religion
Job Title: School Psychologist
Employer: Lower Moreland Township School District
Location: Huntingdon Valley, Pa.

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