Archive for Gustavus Alumni

Anikka Wattnem Tesch ’07

Anikka Wattnem Tesch ’07 was married to Jason Tesch on January 14th 2015 on the island of St. Thomas (USVI). She is also currently employed as an Elder Benefits Specialist for the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Central Wisconsin.

Raphaela E. J. Dohm Lessmann ’98

Raphaela E. J. Lessmann (Dohm) ’98 has been promoted to a top management position as Corporate Vice President, Head of Corporate Audit, with Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Duesseldorf, Germany effective February 2, 2015.

Nils Landsberg ’00

Nils Landsberg ’00 married Megan Trenck on December 28, 2014 in Salado, Texas.

Joni Stees Conrad ’84

After 7 years in Illinois, our family has re-located back to Eastern Pennsylvania. I currently serve as Communications Director for the Montgomery County Association of REALTORS® (a Philadelphia collar county). More importantly, I am excited for our trip to Minnesota in May to attend our son’s graduation from Gustavus.

Christine Grotjohn ’09

Scott ’83 and Lisa ’85 Gilyard are enjoying retirement by traveling, spending time up north, volunteering, and working on projects. Christine Grotjohn ’09 is enjoying life and work abroad for her second time as an English Language Teacher in South Korea. Scott is the inaugural Chair of the Wellbeing National Advisory Board at Gustauvs, which […]

Rachel Larson Bebus ’00

We welcomed Owen Jackson Bebus into our family on 9/5/14. He has a 7 year old big sister and a 5 year old big brother who are very pleased with him.

Jon Farnsworth ’04

The Star Tribune published Jon Farnsworth’s article “Companies need a detailed data breach battle plan” on January 26, 2015. Jon is a business and technology attorney at the Felaber Larson law firm in Minneapolis.

Anton Garten ’04

Got engaged to Jennell Ulrich May 8, 2014. Wedding Date is June 2015.

Shelly Wroge Norman ’01

Shelly Wroge Norman ’01 gave birth to Dax on 9 December, 2014.

Vincent Halere ’01

Had a son in 2010; Moved in southern France; Wordking as a computer science trainer!