Alumni News 2013

Samantha Fisher ’12 is now working at MedImmune.

Jessie Roy ’11 and Daniel O’Neil ’11 were married this past September.

Heather Audesirk ’11 and Arthur Vasek ’11 announced their engagement this past February.

Millie Fung ’11 has entered the Ph.D. program at UCI.

Claire Walker ’10, who has been working at Engineering /Remediation Resources Group In.c (EERG) in San Francisco, will be joining the masters program in environmental engineering at Stanford this past fall.

Sam Sobelman ’08 is a quality control associate at Dendreon Pharmaceuticals in Orange County.

Paul Dossa ’06 successfully defended his thesis this past spring at Rockefeller University.

Following a crash and an injury that effectively ended her professional triathlete career, Jocelyn Wong ’03 is working as a prosthetist at Walter Reed National Military Hospital. (

Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Johns Hopkins, Tyrel McQueen ’04 won the 2012 David and Lucile Packard Foundation Fellowship for Science and Engineering.  The fellowship is one of 16 awarded each year nationwide, and bestows $875,000 (over a five-year period) to unusually creative young faculty members.  Tyrel, who is also an assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, will use the award to continue his work toward discovering, designing, and controlling materials with exotic electronic states of matter, with applications ranging from fundament science to solving energy problems.

Todd Clements ’97 finished up his first full year teaching chemistry at Mt. SAC.  On a personal note, Todd and his wife had their fourth baby in July and purchased a home in Orange County.

Michelle Ivey ’95 is an associate professor at Stevenson University in the Department of Chemistry and Physical Sciences.