MC's Class of 2002: Prepared to take on the unexpected
Members of the Class of 2002 who participated in Commencement exercises included:
Courtney B. Alexander of Maryville; Lindsay N. Allen of Roswell, Ga.; Michelle L. Allred of Rigby, Idaho; Leah M. Anderson of Strawberry Plains, Tenn.; Catherine C. Ashe of Maryville; Jennifer E. Baird of Boynton Beach, Fla.; Kenneth B. "Brandon" Barker of White House, Tenn.; Zachary O. Beasley of Pensacola, Fla.; Allison L. Beaver of Maryville; S. Suzanne Benton of Madisonville; Sarah M. Berkemeier of Portland, Ore.; Stephanie M. Bivens of Maryville; Jeremiah N. Bivins of Knoxville; Kimberly S. Blackwell of Rockford; Sondra K. Bolling of Maryville; Jennifer F. Bone of Hixson, Tenn.; Russell J. Bouchard of Louisville; Patrick A. Bowerman of Maryville; Rachel D. Bowman of Louisville; Amy M. Brantham of Rossville, Ga.; Travis D. Braswell of Bristol; Mark C. Brininstool of Hixson, Tenn.; Carla-Dyann Brown of Stone Mountain, Ga.; Jessica M. Brown of Decatur, Ga.; Adam J. Bruns of Chattanooga; Kevin D. Cable of Maryville; Christopher C. Cagle of Lawrenceville, Ga.; Kristin R. Calkin of Maryville; Diana C. Canacaris of Maryville; Kelly J. Cannon of Roswell, Ga.; Tiayr M. Cannon of Elkin, N.C.; Kendra I. Canter of Knoxville; John M. Carmack of Hendersonville; Joshua J. Carroll of Sevierville; Yoonjin Cho of Seoul, Korea; Stephanie M. Christian of Powell; Adrienne E. Clark of Brentwood; Arynda L. Cogburn of Maryville; Gail L. Cooper of Harriman; Holly A. Craft of Gaston, S.C.; Nathan B. "Bart" Crain of Louisville; Elizabeth D. Cropper of Hockessin, Del.
Angel R. Daniel of Knoxville; BreAnn K. Daniel of Xenia, Ohio; Leslie S. "Sheree" Darnell of Clinton, Tenn.; Margaret E. "Maggie" Daum of Montevallo, Ala.; Jason J. Day of Goshen, Ohio; Jacob C. Deal of Rogersville, Tenn.; Mark J. Deml of Hixson, Tenn.; Jonika M. Dhimo of Tirana, Albania; Cherie M. DuBois of Knoxville; Tiffany L. Easton of Cincinnati, Ohio; Kasey G. Ellen of Brentwood; Matthew S. Ennen of Maryville; Axis A. Espinosa of Charlotte, N.C.; Michael M. "Morgan" Everett of Maryville; Jennifer K. Ferren of Knoxville; Nathan L. First of Check, Va.; Brenda A. Fox of Knoxville; Jesse A. Friedrich of Minocqua, Wis.; Daniel P. Frome of Oak Ridge
Brenda A. Gadd of Sunbright, Tenn.; Jeremy D. German of Copperhill, Tenn.; Paula P. Grant of Tellico Plains; Adam D. Hart of Savannah, Ga.; Shawn U. Henderson of South Bend, Ind.; Heather N. Hendricks of Maryville; Amanda N. Henegar of Maryville; Justin P. Hensley of Knoxville; Reba D. Hensley of Maryville; Jennifer A. Herren of Nashville; Luke W. Herron of Oak Ridge; Jennifer E. Hill of Mims, Fla.; Malicia T. Hitch of Fredericksburg, Ind.; Natalie R. Hood of Knoxville; Kyle D. Hooker of Louisville; David W. Hopewell, Jr. of Decatur, Ga.; Stacey D. Hunt of Louisville; Benjamin M. Ingram of Hendersonville
Francine N. "Nichole" Johnson of Sweetwater; Shaine T. Jones of Sevierville; Natosha D. Joyner of Oliver Springs; Suthep Kaewyai of Rockford; Jason A. Khodadad of Lawrenceville, Ga.; Joshua D. King of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; Joshua J. Kinnetz of Louisville, Ky.; Jessica L. Kone of Gainesville, Fla.; Daniel R. Krogulski of Maryville; Kenton C. Kyker of Maryville; Eunkyeong Lee of Seoul, Korea; Keeli S. Loveday of Pigeon Forge
Loryn C. MacKenzie of Seymour; Jennifer J. Marrison of Maryville; Erin A. Martinez of Maryville; Robert J. McCants, Jr. of Pensacola, Fla.; Gina M. McFall of Friendsville; Mary Eva E. Merrell of Maryville; Joel C. Miller of Vonore; Erin K. Millsaps of Alcoa; Darren M. Moffett of Cleveland, Tenn.; Natalie E. "Beth" Mooney of Knoxville; Rusty R. Moore of Maryville; Naoko Morozumi of Chiba, Japan; Ryan W. Newhouse of Maryville; Joshua B. Noah of Southside, Ala.; David J. Norman of Columbia, Tenn.; Dominique D. Oakley of Sevierville; Phillip H. O'Dell of Rockwood; Samantha L. Odom of Seymour; Aimee' K. Olivier of Springville, Tenn.
Angela M. Patton of Madisonville; Kendra Stinnett Pesterfield of Maryville; David M. Phistry, Jr. of Sevierville; Allyson R. Pierce of Maryville; Emily M. Piercy of Alcoa; Katie E. Pilgrim of Memphis; Ashley M. Potter of Maryville; Jennifer L. Prater of Greenville, S.C.; Vitaly Y. Prikhodko of Moscow, Russia; Rachel E. Pruitt of Huntsville, Ala.; Rebecca R. Pusey of Friendsville; Adam F. Reeves of Knoxville; Justin M. Ridge of Maryville; Leslie G. Rowland of Maryville; David N. Ruble of Rural Retreat, Va.
Ethan J. Sawyer of Montgomery, Ala.; David J. Scinto of Lauderhill, Fla.; Anna C. Scofield of Birmingham, Ala.; Crystal N. Scott of Louisville; Sherol E. Scott of Anderson, Ind.; Christina L. Sharp of Knoxville; Corey B. Shubert of Sevierville; Kristopher J. Sigmund of Cumming, Ga.; Kellie R. Silva of Houston, Texas; Richard C. "Chris" Smelcer of Seymour; Kimberly M. Smith of Sebring, Fla.; Krista D. Smith of Birmingham, Ala.; Orlando P. Smith of Newnan, Ga.; Vickie R. Smith of Maryville; Jarvis L. Sriporamanont of Bangkok, Thailand; David G. Stadel of Louisville; Jonah Staten of Pataskala, Ohio; Justin T. Stock of Ebensburg, Pa.; Shannon L. Strike of Knoxville; David T. Stubblefield of Rockford; Sarah E. Stutzman of Seymour; Stephanie C. Sullivan of Hermitage, Tenn.; Alyssa C. Taylor of Lancing, Tenn.; Rhonda K. Thames of Maryville; Danielle J. Thomas of Sarasota, Fla.; Tanya C. Thomas of Longwood, Fla.; Heather R. Thurman of Alcoa
Erin C. Verhofstadt of Bremerton, Wash..; Erika N. Weaver of Maryville; Joseph A. Weeks of Birmingham, Ala.; Jonathan Wheatley of Maryville; Danielle C. White of Rockford; Heather C. White of Maryville; Margaret M. "Molli" White of Louisville; Tiffany M. White of Chattanooga; Leslie S. "Shannon" Whitworth of Bremen, Ky.; Paul L. Wieck of Franklin; Cheryl A. Williams of Wartburg, Tenn.; Leigh M. Williams of Lenoir City; Michael D. Williams, Jr. of Columbia, Tenn.; Lori A. Winters of Ft. Thomas, Ky.; Sarah C. Wolfe of Bremerton, Wash.; Brandon G. Yarbrough of Jackson, Tenn.; Sabrina J. Zaparyniuk of Encinitas, Calif.; and Emily Morgan Zimmerman of Knoxville.
Members of the Class of 2001 who completed their degree requirements in December but walked with the Class of 2002 include:
Andres E. Sereno Berrizbeitia of Venezuela; Kevin D. Boling of Friendsville; Brandon D. Carr of Maryville; Joe E. Gann, Jr. of Sevierville; Audriana S. Garrett of Maryville; Erika L. Gheen of Maryville; Allen R. Hunter of Knoxville; Chadwick S. Jenkins of Athens, Tenn.; James H. "Heath" Jenkins of Athens, Tenn.; Jesse A. LaPrees of Sevierville; Christine Melfi of Powell; Ann "Betsy" Rice Tillett of Maryville; Casey F. White of Maryville; Holli M. Williams of Sevierville.
Maryville College is ideally situated in Maryville, Tenn., between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state's third largest city. Founded in 1819, it is the 12th oldest institution of higher learning in the South and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA). Known for offering its students a rigorous and highly personal experience that includes an undergraduate research requirement, Maryville College is a nationally ranked institution of higher learning that successfully joins the liberal arts and professional preparation. Total enrollment for the fall 2015 semester was 1,213.