Ms. Lindsey Neef Kelly
Rachel Bratlie, husband Chris and son Zachary are still in Oakland, CA. Rachel is working as an inpatient psychiatrist, and Chris is a part-time civil engineer and also watches Zachary part time. Rachel has been serving on the board of directors for Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of CA, the statewide organization that represents all osteopathic physicians in CA at the state and national level.
Kelly Turney Gatzke is still enjoying being a stay-at-home mommy to Amelia (6) and Cameron (3). The Gatzkes are awaiting orders to Fort Lewis, WA, and making yet another cross-country move!
Lindsey Neef Kelly reports that Catherine (6) has turned out to be a total smarty-pants in kindergarten. The rest of the kids are keeping her on the go, along with new duties at work, including picking up some bankruptcy law and evictions. She’s been unable to run for a while due to a foot injury, but is still going to local races to cheer on Sean.
Amy Sanford Lukachik lives with her husband of 10 years, Serge, in Madison, VA. They have a boy (3), a girl (7), and a stepdaughter (17) in Hampton, VA. Amy is working for National Counseling Group and loves keeping up on Facebook.
Meredith Tillery McNamara stays busy chasing around her son Patrick (2 ½). She has had some recent opportunities to represent SBC at local college fairs in the Knoxville, TN area and loves to be able to introduce SBC to prospective students.
Emily Sartor Patterson is busy with Claire (4) and Tyler (2), while working part time at Duke Medical Center, counseling families after a cancer diagnosis, and also running a premarital counseling workshop for local churches. Emily had a fun VA mountain getaway with Anna Carmichael Redding and Lindsay Hicks Watrous this past summer.
Kathryn Taylor Paine and husband Jonathan welcomed twins Beatrice Hope and Josephine Margaret on 5/29/12. Three year old Amelia Rose loves being a big sister. Kathryn “retired” after 12 years at Ronald McDonald House of Houston to be a stay-at-home mom. She serves on the Houston Junior Woman’s Club Board of Trustees and the Anti-Defamation League Southwest Regional Board of Directors. Kathryn always enjoys catching up with Jessica Shannon ’02 at local SB club events.
Kristin Smith Radtke and her husband Trip welcomed 2nd son Henry in 6/2012.
Connie Sabo wrote: “I work at Celgene and keep busy with my cake business Stone House Cakes www.stonehousecakes.com. My daughter Emily (7) is practicing for the junior lacrosse team (hoping to be a vixen one day), and Isabelle (4) is getting ready for Kindergarten this fall. Becky Hamby and I will be meeting up in NC for Cassie Ross’ wedding this July!”
Leslie Small Stokes married Rachel Small Stokes this past June in Scarsdale, NY, at Scarsdale Congregational Church. The weather was beautiful and everyone had a fantastic time. Rachel received a call to be the Associate Pastor of Union Church, the congregation that founded Berea College, and they moved to Berea, KY in Sept. Leslie continues to work on her ACPE certification to teach pastoral care and chaplaincy through the Louisville Cluster in Louisville, KY. She just passed an ACPE committee for extension of candidacy and is celebrating her success!
Erin Vlasaty’s son, Declan Louis, was born on Halloween. Best treat ever! She continues to fundraise for Lift For Life Gym and Shakespeare Festival St. Louis.
Lindsay Hicks Watrous is still living in Gilbert, AZ, with husband Tim. They welcomed a healthy baby girl, Quincy Kate, last Sept. Big brothers Andrew (4) and Owen (3) are in love with her, as are their parents.