ALUMNI CAREERS AND RECOGNITIONS

We are proud of our Duhawks achievements and success! 
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1970's

 

Jeffrey Mozena ('75) has recently joined the Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens Board of Directors 

 

 

Dr. Steve Sloan ('78) was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Heart of America Eye Care Congress and will represent the state of Iowa on this Regional Eye Care board. 

 

 

Phil Brennan ('71) was announced as a member of the Dubuque Homebuilders and Associates Board of Directors 
 

     
1980's

 

Julie (Berchtold) Carballo  ('84) received the 2019 Region IV- East Outstanding Mid-level Professional Award for Illinois

 

 

Ann Gansemer- Topf ('89) received the 2019 Region IV- East Rober H. Shaffer Award for Acedmic Excellenece as a Graduate Faculty Member 

 

 

Larry Flogel ('89) was announced as a board member on the Dubuque Area Labor-Management Council Executive Committee

 

 

John Gonner ('88) was named successor as president and CEO at First Community Trust
 

 

Tori Richter ('83) was named first vice president and regional credit officcer at MidwestOne Bank
 
  Lori Thielen  ('87) Was announced an officer on the Dubuque County Historical Society Board   Kevin Kuhn ('86) has been appointed to lead the Global Sales Team for Bunge, North America.      
1990's

 

Dawn Danielson ('97) was hired at ECIA as Lending Development Specialist

 

 

Michelle McDonald ('94) was hired as human resources manager at A.Y. McDonald

 

 

Tracy Bauer('96) was awarded the Hospital Network President's award for her dedicated service and outstanding leadership

 

 

Jennifer Daughetee ('94) was named an officer at Honkamp Krueger as treasurer 

 

Gina Burkart  ('94) has been selected to be a consultant and collaborator for Improve with Metacognition at Clarke University

 

Jim Romagna  ('92) Earned Ed.D in Educational Leadership from National Louis University April 2020

 

 

 

 

 
2000's

 

Rev. Andrew Marr ('12) was announced as a member of the Dubuque County Right to Life Board of Directors
 

 

 

Creighton Kinny ('02) was hired as a project analyst at Eagle Point Solar
 

 

 

Michael Canevello ('13) was promoted to regional director of acquisitions at Great River Learning
 

 

 

Haley Bergan ('18) as a tax associate, passed the certified public accountant exam at Honkamp Krueger & Co. 

 

Karla Hagerty ('03) was promoted at Honkamp Krueger to senior accounting manager   Julie Squiers  ('13) was promoted at Honkamp Krueger to tax supervisor   Kaitlyn Fogarty  ('19) passed the certified public accountant exam for Honkamp Krueger   Katie Thomas  ('06) was named an officer at Honkamp Krueger as president  

Rachel Moser ('17) was hired as account manager at Boyd Gaming   Ian Lenke ('19) was hired as an associate client consultant at Cottingham & Butler   Ethan Bontly ('03)  Hired by Niles Park District (Niles, IL) as a Facility Manager for the TAM Tennis and Fitness Center.   Sara Eggers ('00) was named Director of the Decision Support and Analysis Team at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.  

Sarah Wiechert ('04) received her Ph.D. in Immunobiology from Iowa State University in 2019.   Nathan Osterberger ('05) Appointed to Director of Engineering and Plant Operations for SwedishAmerican Health System.   Nick Esposito ('03) hired as the assistive technology and documentation specialist at the University of Illinois-Chicago