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Alumni Board 2016-17


As the governing body of the Arts and Architecture Alumni Society, the members of the board serve as a resource for the College of Arts and Architecture by promoting ongoing communication and relationships among alumni, students, faculty, administration, and affiliated groups.

Dave Cavanaugh ’76 B.S.  Landscape Architecture
Dave Cavanaugh ’76 B.S. Landscape Architecture

President, Land Concepts
Philadelphia, PA

Kim Henrikson
Kimberly Henrikson (President) ’98 B.A. Art History

New Canaan, CT
Executive Director, Center for Contemporary Printmaking

Bill Holloway ’82 Bachelor of Architecture
Bill Holloway (Immediate Past President) ’82 Bachelor of Architecture

Vice President & Director
Bernardon Haber Holloway Architects PC
Wilmington, DE

Ed Black
Ed Black, Landscape Architecture Alumni Group Representative, '66 Landscape Architecture

President, H. Edward Black & Associates
Harrisburg, PA

Brian Cornell, ’93 B.S. Landscape Architecture
Brian Cornell, ’93 B.S. Landscape Architecture

Project Manager, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Laurel, MD

Frank Dittenhafer
Frank Dittenhafer '78 Architecture (Architecture Alumni Group Representative)

President, Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects

York, PA

Mike Fisher -- Landscape Architecture Alumni Group Representative ’79
Mike Fisher -- ’79 Landscape Architecture

Principal, Site  Resources, Inc.
Phoenix, MD

Michael Fratangelo
Michael Fratangelo -- Visual Arts Representative, '01 Visual Arts
Mike Karns '11 BFA Theatre
Michael C. Karns, BFA 2011 Theatre (Stage Management)

CEO, Marathon Digital
New York, NY

John Kovalchik - Photo by Annemarie Mountz
John Kovalchik (Alumni Bands Representative) '71 Music Education

Retired Music Educator
State College area

Holly Williams Leppo ’98 B.A. Integrative Arts
Holly Williams Leppo (Secretary/Treasurer) ’98 B.A. Integrative Arts
Peter Margittai
Peter Margittai, (Vice President/President-Elect) 93 Architecure

Pittsburgh, PA

Richard Nasto
Dr. Richard Nasto, Ed.D., 'B.S. 1996 Music Education, 'M.Mus. 1999

Music Educator at Merrick Union Free School District (New York)

Doug Patt
Doug Patt, 1991 B. Arch.

Architect, Creator, Author, Teacher
Allentown, PA

Carol Nelson – Music Alumni Group Representative ’08 B.S. Music  Education
Carol Poblete – Music Alumni Group Representative, ’08 B.S. Music Education

Music Teacher, Highland Elementary School
Silver Spring, MD

Michael Smanko
Michael Smanko – Theatre Alumni Group Representative ’77 MFA Theatre

(Retired) Production Props Supervisor
Northern New Jersey

Lynne Smyers
Lynne Smyers, '84 Graphic Design

Owner, Smyers Design
King George, VA