2002 PS Graduates: Where Are They Now?
During spring, summer and fall Ian Carlton (ARCH) will be in Mexico City. She will return, creative writing at Indiana Uni-
2002, 71 PSs donned black robes working as an international hopefully fluent in Spanish, to versity - Bloomington.
and caps, marched across the architect. teach elementary school.
coliseum floor, and “got out” of Zach Healy (CHE) is pursuing
Georgia Tech. Here is what those T.W. Cauthen (ISYE) plans to Dan Dyke (EE) will probably graduate work at Johns Hopkins
recent graduates are doing now. pursue a Masterʼs of Education pursue a graduate degree in University.
degree in college student affairs biomedical engineering.
Jacob Adams (CHEM) does administration from the Uni- Jimmy Henderson (ISYE) plans
not plan on getting a job after versity of Georgia. Erin Elder (ME) plans to work as to enter the consulting field be-
graduation and does not have a substitute teacher in the spring fore returning to grad school.
any traveling plans. He is going Phebe Clawson (BIOL) will be before beginning graduate school
to do nothing until he gets bored attending veterinarian school at in bioengineering in the Fall of Kay Hill (EE) will be pursuing
(seriously). He then plans on the University of Tennessee. 2003. a career in intellectual property
attending graduate school. law. Kay's unsure which law
Josh Cothran (CS) is pursu- Jean Marie Flexer (MGT) will school she will attend, but will
Amanda Alvarez (TFE) will at- ing a master's degree in human continue to reside in Atlanta hopefully gain some insight
tend grad school. computer interaction at Georgia while working for Delta Airlines while spending her graduating
Tech, after which he plans to in revenue management. Her semester at Georgia Tech Lor-
Scott Atha (ISYE) will work pursue a career in interaction current position is as an inven- raine.
in corporate finance at Ernst & design. tory analyst. She loves her job
Young and attend law school and the opportunity for weekend Wes Horsford (MGT) has ac-
somewhere down the road. Justin Crowell (CS) returned travel. cepted a position to start in
from his final semester at the January with Abacus Solutions
Josh Bagwell (ME) plans to University of Leeds, England Jeff Freeman (CHE) attends in the Vinings area doing sales
spend a year as an intern with the three weeks after the rest of law school at the University of work.
Christian Campus Fellowship at the spring class graduated. He Georgia and may pursue a career
Georgia Tech. It will be a great returned to Atlanta and started in intellectual property law. Dipika Jain (CS) is spending
opportunity to share his faith work full time with his co-op the summer vacationing first
with those in the Tech com- company: Synchrologic, Inc. as a Laura Frick (BIOL) is on the in Los Angeles and Las Vegas
munity and to see what full-time software engineer. He officially Board of Directors for the At- followed by a six-week trip to
ministry is all about. After the graduated at the end of summer lanta Community ToolBank for a India to visit relatives. After her
internship, Josh plans to pursue a semester. three-year term ending in August trip abroad, she will be pack-
career in mechanical/automotive of 2005. In January she will ap- ing her bags and moving off to
design. Bob Czaplicki (CMPE) will ply for the AmeriCorps program Arlington, VA to start a new job
spent the summer semester in the Injury Free Coalition at working for Solers.
Chris Baker (BIOL) is currently studying abroad at Georgia Tech Hughes Spalding Childrenʼs
involved in kidney research at Lorraine. He has begun work at Hospital in Atlanta. The pro- Gloria Jung (CHEM) spent the
Indiana University School of Radiant Systems in Alpharetta. gram would begin in May 2003 summer in Nashville teaching
Medicine and will be applying and last until May 2004. She math at an inner-city school with
there among other places in the Elizabeth Gibson Dalton (BIOL) will enter medical school in the Vanderbilt and the Princeton
next couple years to begin an plans to work in a research lab fall of 2004 and is getting mar- Review. She is currently attend-
M.D. program. at Emory University next year ried in June 2004. ing Vanderbilt Law School and
and attend graduate school at plans on pursuing a career in
Andre Baran (CHE) plans to do Fuller Seminary pursuing her Cori Batchelor Gilman (ISYE) patent law.
chemical engineering work for a Ph.D. in clinical psychology the will be working as an industrial
year and then return to graduate following year. engineer for Disney World in Chris Kavanaugh (ISYE) plans
school. Orlando. to take a year off to circum-
Brian Davis (CS) was married navigate the globe before begin-
Chris Baucom (STAC) is pur- May 18 and moving to Augusta, A.T. Gimbel (ISYE) has ac- ning his legal education at Uni-
suing a career in journalism as a GA, where he works in software cepted a position with Bain & versity of Virginia in conjunction
reporter for the Courier-Herald development while his wife at- Company and will begin work with a masterʼs in international
in Dublin, Georgia. tends medical school. after his December graduation. affairs.
Adam Bierce (ME) plans to get Jason Dooley (CHE) is a Justin Hargrove (HTS), after Sandi Kaye (CHEM) married
his MBA while working. program manager for the U.S. studying in Europe this summer, Daniel Cohan in June, 2002,
Govern ment in the Washington, began graduate study this fall at and subsequently began a long
Casey Brister (EE) will attend D.C. area. Your tax dollars will the College of William and Mary course of study at the Morehouse
graduate school at Georgia be well spent. School of Law in pursuit of his School of Medicine in Atlanta,
Techʼs campus in Lorraine, juris doctorate. GA. If she survives, she will be-
France. Laura Dukes (CHEM) will be come a medical doctor after four
spending the next year working Misty Harper (STAC) plans
as an intern at a campus ministry to pursue an M.F.A. degree in (over)
years. She intends on entering a duction in Houston, TX. versity of California at Berkeley near future.
practice in pediatrics. doing breast cancer research.
Pat Nardi (ME) will be either at- Matt Warenzak (ISYE) plans on
Nicole King (PUBP) plans to tending grad school or working. Jenny Schwerman (CHE) is attending law school, followed
study patent law and attain her working in corporate research by work and travel.
law degree. Jen OʼMeara (AE) will attend and development for Gen-
Stanford University grad school eral Electric in New York while Kristie Watson (PSY) plans to
Justin Landis (CHE) will stay in in aero/astrospace engineering. pursuing her Ph.D. in chemical pursue her doctorate in psy-
Atlanta and work as a software engineering. chology at the University of
consultant for PowerPlan consul- Peggy Mulford graduated! Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
tants. Jana Scott (INTA) will be work- She will be focusing her research
Joy Parrot (BIOL) will be at- ing on a masterʼs in the art of on Visual Cognition and Human
Kimberly Logan (PUBP) is tending Georgia State University teaching. Performance.
presently enrolled in the Clinical to get her masterʼs degree in sec-
Program at Atlanta School of ondary education for broadfield Shaun Sethna (ISYE) plans to Lacey West (PSYC) is currently
Massage. She will graduate as sciences. She plans to become a go to law school at Columbia living in Boston and enrolled at
a certified massage therapist in high school biology teacher. Joy University. Boston College to pursue an MA
April. Presently, she is apply- will also begin a coaching po- in Counseling Psychology.
ing to Teach for America with sition this summer for a private Horace Smith (ME) plans to find
the intent of doing a two year high school club crew team. an engineering job, most likely Julie Whitmire (MGT) took the
stint in Atlanta, while getting an in Houston, Texas and con- summer after graduation off
additional massage certification. Dawn Pendergast (STAC) will tinue his pilot training there. He to travel with her family and
Thereafter, she wishes to at- begin her master's in perfor- eventually intends to work for an friends. She is currently working
tend graduate school and get a mance studies at NYU in June. airline after receiving his pilotʼs part-time for a mortgage banker,
masterʼs in education. She doesnʼt know if she'll ever license. but ultimately she hopes to have
get a real job. a full-time job in media and
Christina Luu (ARCH) will be Richy Stanton graduated! advertising in the Atlanta area.
attending grad school in archi- Charlie Pollard (ISYE) will be
tecture, either at UC Berkeley or working as a software consul- Marc Thomes (ISYE) will be John Whitt (CHE) will enroll in
back here at Tech. After that she tant at Manhattan Associates in attending law school. medical school at the University
plans to work at a commercial Atlanta. of Alabama, Birmingham after a
architecture firm in downtown Caitlin Tilley (ISYE) will spend last relaxing summer back home.
Atlanta. Jessica Pritchard (BIOL) spent the first half of 2003 teaching
her last summer of freedom trav- English and studying Spanish Gayle Willis (CE) will go home
Jill Mahler (ECON) returned eling and teaching girls how to in Mexico. In the fall of 2003 to bother her parents until they
home to Florida to work on make crafts at Camp Greystone. she intends to start a career in kick her out of the house. She
Carol Roberts' Congressional Hundreds of lanyards later, she Atlanta and eventually enroll in will then be sent back to Tech to
Campaign in Florida's 22nd Dis- came running back to science. graduate or business school. learn how to use fancy air pol-
trict. After this, Jill will either a) In the fall she began a Ph.D. lution equipment and will then
work in Congresswoman Carol program in molecular medicine Drake Tolliver (AE) plans to go back and forth between Hong
Roberts' district office, b) work at the University of Virginia. sleep... and then work for Rolls- Kong and Atlanta for about a
in the Office of Civil Rights in Royce in Indianapolis, go to grad year to try to assess Hong Kong's
the Attorney General's office, c) Traci Quercia (ISYE) will be school in Arkansas, or work in air pollution problems. After a
work for the state Democratic graduating in December after she Atlanta. good while, she hopes she will
Party, d) work on Lois Frankel's participates in the Oxford Study convince Tech to give her more
mayoral campaign, or e) begin Abroad program this summer Neil Vaishnavi (BIOL) will be degrees. If this all doesn't work
law school at the University of and takes a small class load working as a research specialist out, Gayle will leave it up to God
Florida. At any rate, she will be in the fall. She plans to seek in the Emory University Depart- to poke her in a new direction.
active in politics and the cause of out a career in consulting upon ment of Psychiatry for the next
civil rights. graduation, but is currently also year. He plans to go to medical
looking into graduate school. school starting Fall 2003 after
Seth Markle (CS) plans to at- taking the current year “off.”
tend law school, though he is Robert Raines (ISYE/CS) plans
unsure which law school. In to work on his masterʼs in com- Annamarie Valentino (IAML)
the meantime he has accepted a puter science. attends UGA law school.
research position with GTRI and Amy Vinson (CHEM) is en-
will likely pursue an MS degree David Reid (EE) is uncertain rolled at the Medical College
in computer science. As such he what his post-graduation plans of Georgia (MCG) in Augusta.
may have a masterʼs degree or are, but he will probably pursue She plans to enter a pediatric
Ph.D. before entering law school. a masterʼs degree in electrical residency after graduating from
engineering. MCG and then enter a fellowship
Christine McIntyre (CHE) has to sub-specialize in a field yet
accepted a challenging position Jessica Ryan (CHE) is enrolled to be determined. She will also
with BP-Exploration and Pro- in the Ph.D. program at the Uni- adopt a puppy sometime in the