Class Notes shares the achievements and milestones of alumni of Pennsylvania College of Technology and its predecessors, Williamsport Area Community College and Williamsport Technical Institute. Share your story.
Susanna (Thomas) Storeng, 2003physician assistant
Susanna is a PA for High Plains Community Health Center. In May 2019, she received a doctorate in medical science, graduating summa cum laude from University of Lynchburg. She is a health care advocate at the state and national level. She resides in Wiley, Colo.
Alexis Medero, 2019civil engineering technology
Alexis is a site consultant for Civil & Environmental Consultants Inc. He resides in Levittown.
Rebecca Gardner, 2014general studies
Rebecca is a DTS (freight processing) lead for Big Lots. She resides in Williamsport.
Lauren Schuman, 2005graphic design
Lauren is the digital communications director for Country Meadows Retirement Communities. She resides in Harrisburg.
Breanna Fieger, 2019information assurance and cyber security
Breanna is a systems engineer for Solers. She resides in Arlington, Va.
Adam Yoder, 2011building automation technology
Adam is a general manager for R. & J. Ertel. He resides in Williamsport.
John Worley, 1972machinist general
John retired as a machinist from Amphenol Intercon Systems. He resides in Annville and is building a 1931 Ford Coupe street rod.
Stacy (Cochran) Reed, 2006nursing
Stacy is a certified registered nurse practitioner in interventional cardiology for UPMC. She holds a Master of Science in nursing from Walden University and resides in Carlisle.
Paul Nee, 1962tool design technician
Paul retired as manager of quality and environmental systems from Dorma Architectural Hardware in Reamstown in 2012, after 33 years of service. He authored "ISO 9000 in Construction," published by Wiley, and was a contributing author to "ISO 9000 Handbook." He has also contributed to numerous architectural publications, including The Construction Specifier and Doors and Hardware Magazine. He holds an associate degree in business management from Elizabethtown College and resides in Myerstown.
Debbie (Bower) Dawes, 1975ornamental horticulture technology: floriculture
Debbie recently retired after 20 years as an elementary school teacher in Washington and Idaho, most recently teaching third grade in the Pontach (Idaho) School District. She and her husband have owned Wildlife Habitat Nursery, which grows native wetland plants, for 27 years. They reside in Princeton, Idaho.
Roxanna (Murray) Beaver, 1969clerk-typist
Roxanna retired from Lee's Summit (Mo.) School District, where she was a focus facilitator in special education. She resides in Lake Winnebago, Mo.
Adriana Glotz, 2011health information technology
Adriana is a certified medical assistant clinical associate for MedStar Health. She continued her education to receive an associate degree in medical assisting from Central Penn College. She resides in Forest Hill, Md.
Darren Layre, 2015culinary arts and systems
Darren is executive sous chef for Alta Via. He resides in Pittsburgh.
Jessica (Wiegand) Layre, 2016business administration: marketing
Jessica is a student support specialist in the University of Pittsburgh's School of Medicine's Office of Student Affairs and Diversity Programs. She resides in Pittsburgh.
Chad Hawksworth, 1993plumbing and heating ventilation & air conditioning technology
Chad is a plumber for Hershey Entertainment, performing plumbing upkeep for Hersheypark, Hersheypark Stadium and Hersheypark Arena. He resides in Cleona.
Erik Graham, 2007computer aided product design
Erik is a mechanical engineer for Container Testing Solutions. He resides in Youngsville.
Jeffrey Eshenour, 2011information technology: web & applications development
Jeffrey and his wife, Brie, welcomed their second daughter, Raelyn, in March 2019. He is a campus field staff member for Campus Crusade for Christ International. They reside in Waco, Texas.
Sam Shaffer, 2010architectural technology
Sam is a real estate agent for Re/Max Edge. He resides in Hughesville.
Alan Paulhamus, 1963mechanical drafting
Alan is a locomotive designer for General Electric. He resides in Erie.
Elisha Arantowicz, 2019web and interactive media
Elisha is a marketing assistant for Purplegator, where she develops the company's internal websites and is a project manager for clients' websites.She resides in Birdsboro.
Barton Hetrick Jr., 2009aviation maintenance technology
Barton is a program manager/manufacturing manager for Qortek, where he oversees the production of smart-material devices and high-density power electronics. He married Jennifer Cullin in October 2018. They reside in Williamsport.
William Coughlin III, 1997paramedic
William is a firefighter for the City of New York Fire Department. He also works as a paramedic in Dutchess and Putnam counties. He resides in New Windsor, N.Y.
Marc MacCorkle, 2009construction carpentry
Marc is a preload supervisor for UPS. He and wife, Laura, welcomed their second son, Grayson. They reside in Pottstown.
Robert Armstrong, 1998culinary arts technology
Robert is retired and resides in Hughesville.
Eric Kahler, 2006civil engineering technology, surveying technology
Eric is a construction inspection quality assurance/quality control field manager for McTish, Kunkel & Associates. He and wife, Kayla, welcomed their second child, daughter Lowen, in fall 2018. They reside in Jersey Shore.
Ryan Schramm, 1999culinary arts technology
Ryan is the general manager for Pacific Group Resorts/Powderhorn Mountain Resort. He resides in Grand Junction, Colo.
Thomas Miele, 1982computer information systems
Thomas retired from Penn National Insurance, where he was manager of information security and compliance. He resides in Reading.
Chad Sartori, 1998general studies
Chad is a kindergarten teacher for Montoursville Area School District. He resides in Duboistown.
Andrew Lackman, 2006residential construction technology and management
Andrew is a chief estimator for Kokolakis Contracting. He resides in Clearwater, Fla.
Andrew Mattocks, 2017nursing and applied health studies: emergency medical services
Andrew is a registered nurse for the Federal Bureau of Prisons. He resides in Williamsport.