Columbia College Affinity Magazine: Summer 2020

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1980s Fawn Clemons Stephenson ’81 is a retired high school art teacher. She and her husband, Gene, married in 1981. Robyn Frame ’82 retired from being a kindergarten teacher in May 2020. With more than 30 years in education in Missouri, she has received teacher of the year accolades for Fulton Public Schools.

1990s Amy Henderson ’90 is an associate attorney with Cripps and Simmons LLC in Columbia, Missouri, where she focuses on estate planning, trusts, probate and elder law.

Paul Hopkins ’91 became interim director of the John J. Pershing Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, in April 2020. He retired from the U.S. Army Reserve in 2007. Dianne Graves Whitaker ’93 has been named director of Human Resources for St. Louis-based Doe Run Company. David Wood ’97 served 22 years in the United States Navy before earning his bachelor’s degree and working as a law enforcement

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Dr. Martha “Marti” Snyder ’88 is a professor in the College of Computing and Engineering at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is a member of the American Educational Research Association, International Society for Performance Improvement and the Association for Educational Communications and Technology.

Longtime friends Mimi Rendish ’65 (left) and Lois Flege Pulliam ’47 reconnected in the fall of 2019. The women, who both live in Massachusetts, met while working for a group of scientists. Rendish owns MimizMuzic Studio and is a fulltime piano instructor. Pulliam has been a member of the American Association of University Women since 1957 and was named Woman of the Year by the organization in 2007.

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Robert Walker ’87 was promoted to director of Operations, Sustainment & Logistics Operations for Lockhead Martin Space in Aurora, Colorado.