Jessica (Wolsiefer) Asia became an LCSW in February 2021. In May 2021 she and her husband celebrated the birth of their second child, son Avi, and a few days later opened their first small business, a Latin American deli/store!
Kaitlyn (Smith) Lanthier (’14MA) kicked off 2020 with a career change. She joined Liberty Mutual as a senior consultant, content strategy for the internal communications team.
Anne (Shannon) Mesmer was named “Best Lawyer–One to Watch” in Boston by McCarter & English’s 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Those listed are chosen based on peer-reviewed surveys in which lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers based on more than three million detailed evaluations of lawyers in the same and related specialties. Annie was also renewed as president of the Boston chapter of the Marist Alumni Executive Board for a third term.
Carisse (Bormann) Mitchell was promoted to youth services coordinator of the West Babylon Public Library in July 2020 and got married to Patrick Mitchell in October 2020.
Alison Novak married Greg Richter on July 27, 2019. She moved to Collingswood, NJ, in April 2020 and published her most recent book The New Review Economy in fall 2020.
Gabriela (Landeo) and Kyle Reny welcomed their second daughter, Isabel, in May of 2020.
Mallory Stanford (MPA) is a college professor at SUNY Jefferson in the Human Services department. She was featured on a podcast where she discusses trauma-informed living. The link to the podcast is: https://positivelyliving.buzzsprout.com/1011307/6590209-trauma-informed-life-with-mallory-jackson?fbclid=IwAR17cSAv62raPHqLGQqf-ck2Hco0eZh0-oF62kec943BMMtJxg1vF-9QRaw
Osamu Tanimoto continues his artistic activities professionally under the name Osamu Giovanni Micico. Recently he finished the commissioned sacred artworks "Martyrs in Xiwanzi," about the Chinese martyrs under persecution in 1946. After graduating from Marist Italy, he immersed himself in making artwork in a traditional manner. He has taught in the Sacred Art School in Florence and has been recording the online lessons that he learned and practiced as a professional painter.