Seton Hill University graduated 292 students at its May 14, 2011, commencement exercises.

Michele Moore Ridge, chair of Board of Trustees for Seton Hill University, presided over the commencement ceremonies held in the Salvitti Gymnasium of the Katherine Mabis McKenna Center on Seton Hill’s hilltop campus in Greensburg, Pa. Mary Ann Gawelek, Ed.D., provost and dean of the faculty, presented the candidates for degrees, and JoAnne Boyle, Seton Hill president, conferred the degrees. Joyce Rothermel, co-founder and chief executive officer of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, served as commencement speaker. Rothermel and George Greer, chairman and president of the Eden Hall Foundation, each received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Seton Hill University.

Seton Hill University May 2011 Graduates (students listed geographically by home residence):



Markham L3P 4P5
Danielle Owens, B.A., Communication

Oakville L6H 3E3
Mathew Bertrand, B.A., Criminal Justice


Ploce 20340
Ozren Bjelogrlic, B.A., Business



San Diego 92123
Robert Butler, B.A., Psychology


Washington 20017
Gloria Jenkins, B.A., Sociology


Magnolia 19962
Chaniece Robinson, B.A., Psychology and Criminal Justice


Sarasota 34231
Jeremy Haskins, B.A., Business


Crescent Springs 41017
Jessica Albanese, M.S., Physician Assistant


Adamstown 21710
Christina Bulley, M.S., Physician Assistant

Baltimore 21206
Dallas Evans, B.A., Sociology

Baltimore 21215
Keiristin Harrison, B.A., History

Frederick 21701
Katelyn Brown, B.A., Communication
Brian Key, B.A, Criminal Justice

Jefferson 21755
Katherine Crow, B.A., History


Canton 48187
Garrett Fishaw, B.A., Business

Plymouth 48170
Keith Campbell, B.S., Business


Waxhaw 28173
Ashley Farmer, B.A., Biology


Milford 03055
Joshua Blase, B.S., Chemistry


Iselin 08830
Vincent Maglione, B.S., Business


Bronx 10469
Janelle Nesbitt, B.A., Sociology

East Rochester 14445
Krista Archambeau, B.A., Psychology

Far Rockaway 11691
Shantavia Burchette, B.M., Music

Rochester 14612
Erin Rutz, B.A., Art

Saratoga Springs 12866
Justin Morrow, B.A., History


Amherst 44001
John Bednar, M.S., Physician Assistant

Cadiz 43907
Jillian Garrison, B.A., Criminal Justice

Carrolltown 44615
Jim Funk, B.A., History

Columbus 43220
Samantha Gregory, M.A., Art Therapy

Cuyahoga Falls 44223
Cassandra Jirous, M.A., Art Therapy

Lakewood 44107
Emily Newcomer, B.M., Music

McDonald 44437
Kyrsti Sowers, B.S., Accounting

New Philadelphia 44663
Anna Knestaut, B.S.W. in Honors, Social Work

Parma 44129
Julia Whidden, B.S. in Honors, Dietetics


Aliquippa 15001
Cassandra Mutkus, B.S., Business

Allison Park 15101
Katherine Fritsch, B.F.A., Art
Chelsea McCullough, B.S., Dietetics

Apollo 15613
Madelyn Gillespie, B.A, Journalism and English
Ashley Jervis, B.F.A., Art
Christine Parlett, B.A., Business

Armburst 15616
Cherie Chucko, B.A., Human Services

Ashville 16613
Coryn Kalwanakski, B.S., Dietetics

Beaver 15009
Erica Hages, B.A., Psychology
Katherine Taylor, B.A., Psychology

Beaver Falls 15010
Jessica Adamczak, M.S., Physician Assistant
Angel Caruso, B.A., Business

Belle Vernon 15012
Donald Rinchuse, M.S., Physician Assistant

Berlin 15530
Ashley Griffith, B.A., History

Bethel Park 15102
Christine Rauch, B.A., Theatre
Daniel Ruby, B.S., Business

Bethlehem 18018
Ashley Dorry, B.S., Biology

Blairsville 15717
Edward Jones, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Tracy Schmucker, B.S., Business

Bolivar 15923
Brooke Sowers, B.S., Accounting

Bradford Woods 15015
Richard Raraigh, B.A., Criminal Justice

Brownsville 15417
Rebecca Sally, M.S., Physician Assistant

Butler 16001
Chelsea Cooper, B.A., Communication
Nicholas Monteleone, B.S., Accounting
Aaron Pascazi, B.A., Sociology
Brian Warheit, B.S., Accounting

Canonsburg 15317
Darah Jones, B.M., Music

Carbondale 18407
Joya Whittington, B.A., Business

Carnegie 15106
Dean Dedola, B.S., Biology
Guy Dedola, B.S., Business

Charleroi 15022
Camron Frederick, B.S., Forensic Science

Christiana 17509
Kirsten Patrick, B.S., Forensic Science

Clymer 15728
Heather Remaley, B.A., Business

Connellsville 15425
Christopher Fiano, M.B.A., Business Administration
Kara Krivus, M.S., Physician Assistant
Christina Mason, M.B.A., Business Administration

Coraopolis 15108
Jordan Burkes, B.A., Mathematics
Jared Littler, B.A., Criminal Justice

Cowansville 16218
Jillian Emberg, B.A., History

Dayton 16222
Michael Aimino, Pastoral Ministry Certificate

Delmont 15626
Anna Bevington, B.S., Business

Derry 15627
Erin Cerutti, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Carl Flowers, B.S., Accounting
Nevada Reese, M.B.A., Business Administration
Dana Rudy, B.S., Accounting

Donora 15033
Kellen Holmes, B.A., Communication

Duncansville 16635
Laura Dunkle, B.S. and M.S., Physician Assistant

East Freedom 16637
Kira McCall, M.A., Art Therapy

Elizabeth 15037
Albert Bowers, B.M., Music
Nathaniel Hough, B.A., Theatre

Ellwood City 16117
Andrew DeMase, M.B.A., Business Administration
Chelsea Oliver, B.A., Communication and Journalism

Erie 16509
Stephen Wittuck, B.A., Business and Communication

Erie 16510
Joshua Voelker, B.A., History

Export 15632
Yasmin Nelson, B.A., Human Services

Fayette City 15438
Rachael Rodriguez, B.S., Forensic Science

Finleyville 15332
Cindy Ware, B.A., Human Services

Freedom 15042
Ryan Carroll, B.M., Music

Freeport 16229
Samantha Graham, B.A., Psychology

Gibsonia 15044
Sara Calvin, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy

Glassport 15045
Sara Leonatti, B.A., Business

Greensburg 15601
Daniele Arcara, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Rebecca Baker, M.A., Special Education
Rebecca Bernstein, B.A., Criminal Justice
Amanda Bozzarelli, B.A., Psychology
Christine Cabanis, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Amanda Conklin, B.S., Dietetics
Michele Cribbs, B.A., Sociology
Erica DeCecco, B.S., Family and Consumer Sciences
Jesse Donohoe, B.A., Business
Morgan Drenning, M.B.A., Business Administration
Brianna Durbin, M.A., Art Therapy
Jennifer Eicher, B.A., Human Services
Colleen Ereditario, B.S., Dietetics
Annette Holder, M.B.A., Business Administration
Jody Johnson, M.A., Art Therapy
Melissa Johnson, B.S., Dietetics
Courtney Kaczmarek, B.A., Psychology
Patrick Kohl, B.A., Mathematics
Sonae Lee, B.S.W., Social Work
Leah Marino, B.A., Mathematics
Kristin Massie, M.A., Art Therapy
Debra McDonald, M.A., Art Therapy
Kreg Mendus, Genocide and Holocaust Studies Certificate
Lauren Miller, B.A. in Honors, Spanish
Sarah Podolinski, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Clinton Potter, M.S., Physician Assistant
Nicholas Purnell, B.A., Human Services
Kenneth Requarth, B.A., Human Services
Scott Sanders, B.A., Sociology
Carly Schweinberg, B.A., Psychology
Michael Shtur, B.A., History
Melanie Terek, B.S. and M.S., Physician Assistant
Joshua Testa, B.A., History
Sara Thomas, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Kenneth Trumbetta, B.S., Biology
Robert Vasinko, B.S., Chemistry
Larisa Verstivschi, B.S. in Honors, Accounting and Business
Awdanis Wallace, M.A., Special Education
Andrew Wichrowski, B.A., English
Douglas Wood, B.S., Hospitality and Tourism
Katie Zuzik, Pastoral Ministry Certificate

Hollidaysburg 16648
Alicia Smith, B.M., Music

Hollsopple 15935
Katie Vann, B.A., English

Homer City 15748
Nina Appleton, B.S., Hospitality and Tourism
Stephen Black, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Cynthia Schillinger, Pastoral Ministry Certificate

Horsham 19044
Eric Hildebrand, B.S., Business

Houston 15342
Lauren Mayer, B.A., Art

Hunker 15639
Danielle Buffer, B.A., Biology

Hunlock Creek 18621
Michael Kreidler, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy

Indiana 15701
Ronald Oswald, B.A., History
Peter Talarovich, M.B.A., Business Administration

Irwin 15642
Amanda Farabaugh, B.A., History
Jennifer Forsyth, B.A., Sociology
Adam Galando, M.B.A., Business Administration
Matthew Grove, M.B.A., Business Administration
Crystal Longanecker, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Robert Lynch, B.M., Music
Daniel Matthews, B.A., History
Kaitlin Monier, B.A., English
Seon Pierce, B.A., Business
Corey Queen, B.A., Business
Michael Ralph, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Anthony Safran, B.F.A., Art

Jeannette 15644
Brittany Baradziej, B.M., Music
Erica Busato, B.A., Human Services
Holli Gonder, B.S., Chemistry
Jeremy Hutson, M.S., Physician Assistant
Susan Spisak, M.A., Special Education
Jordan Thomas, M.A., Special Education
Michele Whiting, B.A., Human Services

Johnstown 15904
Tiffani Boyd, B.A., Mathematics
Christine Scholl, B.F.A., Art
Jennifer Svencer, M.S., Physician Assistant
Jessica Thomas, B.S. in Honors, Biology

Karns City 16041
Stephanie Isacco, B.S. in Honors, Political Science and Mathematics

Kittanning 16201
Kristi Thiry, B.F.A., Art

Lansdale 19446
Gregory Chapels, B.A., Business

Latrobe 15650
Holly Brown, B.S., Accounting
Scott Cawthern, B.A., Human Services
Sophia Dennler, B.F.A., Art
Bradley Eckels, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Vanessa Flori, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Steve Kachmar, B.A., Criminal Justice
Herbert Nicholson, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Carrie Ritenour, B.A., Psychology
Titus Seftas, B.A., Criminal Justice

Laughlintown 15655
Jesse Walls, B.A., Music

Lebanon 17042
Mark Rhine, B.A., Criminal Justice

Ligonier 15658
Lori Baker, B.S., Business
Erin Beattie, B.A., Mathematics
Jennifer Kozusko, B.A., Human Services
Amanda Shirey, B.S., Forensic Science

Lower Burrell 15068
Jennifer Makowski, B.A., Communication
Alvin Simpson, B.M., Music

Martinsburg 16662
Kristen Keller, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy

McKees Rocks 15136
Tara Iorio, B.S. and M.S., Physician Assistant

McKeesport 15133
Kellie Kucera, B.S., Biology

Millersburg 17061
Amy Werner, M.S., Physician Assistant

Mohrsville 19541
Breanna Wong, B.F.A., Art

Monaca 15061
Adele Scarsella, B.S. and M.S., Physician Assistant

Monessen 15062
Robecca Novotne, B.F.A., Art

Monongahela 15063
Kayla Badini, B.S., Business
Christopher Dufalla, B.M. in Honors, Music

Monroeville 15146
Faith Hakas, B.M., Music
Megan Seigh, B.A., Journalism
Sarah Thompson, M.S., Physician Assistant

Moon 15108
Mark Hartz, M.B.A., Business Administration
Caitlyn Kamalich, B.A., Psychology

Moon Township 15108
Amber Knouse, M.A., Art Therapy

Mount Pleasant 15666
Traci Bungard, B.S.W., Social Work
Jeanine O’Neal, B.A., English

Munhall 15120
Melissa Kaufold, B.A., English

Murrysville 15668
Jessica Lieb, B.S., Dietetics

Natrona Heights 15065
Chelsea Trettel, M.A., Special Education

New Alexandria 15670
Karrie Sebring, M.B.A., Business Administration

New Castle 16101
Ryenn Micaletti, B.A., History
Brian Pflugh, M.S., Physician Assistant

New Derry 15671
Carrie Kraszewski, B.F.A., Art

New Kensington 15068
Timothy Bechard, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Kevin Kromka, B.S., Business
John Olearchick, B.M. in Honors, Music

New Stanton 15672
Deborah Fredo, B.A., Human Services

North Huntingdon 15642
Anna Marie Burton, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy
Jeffrey Cieslewicz, B.A. and B.S., Business
Theresa Conley, B.A., English
Elizabeth Kline, B.M., Music
Deborah Klinvex, Pastoral Ministry Certificate
Melissa Lingsch, B.A., Theatre
Kaleigh Ruffner, B.A., Spanish
Amy Smith, B.S.W., Social Work

North Versailles 15137
Cynthia Likar, M.S., Physician Assistant

Oakdale 15071
Jennifer McGee, B.S., Business

Pittsburgh 15207
April Ashoff, B.F.A., Art

Pittsburgh 15208
Sonja Scott, B.S.W., Social Work
Aaron Stuckey, B.A., Business

Pittsburgh 15209
Kristy Pupich, B.A., Business

Pittsburgh 15210
Anthony Agliori, B.A., History
Jennifer Deigan, B.A., Business

Pittsburgh 15211
Lyndsey Nusser, B.S., Biology

Pittsburgh 15217
Ashley White, B.S. in Honors, Accounting
Kristie Yee, B.S., Business

Pittsburgh 15218
Anne Dolfi Rizaldy, B.A. in Honors, Psychology

Pittsburgh 15220
Matthew Schwartzmiller, B.A., Criminal Justice

Pittsburgh 15221
Richelle Dodaro, B.A., English

Pittsburgh 15226
Eli Amour, B.S., Biology

Pittsburgh 15227
Julianna Cox, B.S., Family and Consumer Sciences

Pittsburgh 15229
Tina Richey, B.A., Business

Pittsburgh 15235
Angela Palumbo, B.A., English

Pittsburgh 15236
Michael Kaplan, B.S. in Honors, Computer Science
David McCarthy, B.S., Business
Eugene Werner, B.A., Engineering

Pittsburgh 15237
Alexandra Thompson, B.A., Communication
Louanne Wiegand, B.A. in Honors, Mathematics

Pittsburgh 15239
Jennifer Wilson, M.A., Marriage and Family Therapy

Pleasant Unity 15676
Christina Bossart, B.A., Business
Kara Wnek, M.B.A., Business Administration

Plum 15239
Megan Kehlert, B.S., Biology

Plum Borough 15239
Jessica Yuhasz, M.S., Physician Assistant

Salisbury 15558
Amanda Garlitz, B.A., Psychology

Saltsburg 15681
Krystin Walker, B.S., Biology

Sarver 16055
Courtney Callas, M.B.A., Business Administration
Jennifer Fair, M.B.A., Business Administration

Scenery Hill 15360
Stephanie Wytovich, B.A, English and Art

Scottdale 15683
Benjamin Poorbaugh, B.A., Psychology

Slickville 15684
Tiffany Bankosh, B.A., Psychology

Smock 15480
Lucas Dvorchak, M.S., Physician Assistant

Somerset 15501
Greta Carroll, B.A., English and French

Springville 18844
Jasmine Goodman, B.A. in Honors, Theatre

Saint Marys 15857
Chelsea Bloam, B.A. in Honors, Theatre

Sutersville 15083
Lorin Eori, B.S., Biology

Thompson 18465
Jonathan Stewart, M.B.A., Business Administration

Trafford 15085
Jonelle Chir, M.S., Physician Assistant
Jamie Smith, B.A., Psychology

Uniontown 15401
Joshua Demott, B.S., Computer Science
Eric Hopkins, M.S., Physician Assistant

Venetia 15367
Daniel Grosso, B.A., Mathematics

Washington 15301
Christopher Lyon, B.S.W., Social Work

Waynesburg 15370
Jacquelyn Fontana, B.S., Accounting
Laura Gonnella, B.A., Communication

Weedville 15868
Juistina Chiappelli, B.S.W., Social Work

West Newton 15089
Ronald DiBiase, B.A., Mathematics

White Oak 15131
Jamie Rossetti, M.B.A., Business Administration

Williamsport 17701
Kristen Kling, B.S., Dietetics

Windber 15963
Toni Boyer, B.S. and M.S., Physician Assistant

Youngwood 15697
Dawn Tedrow, Pastoral Ministry Certificate

Yukon 15698
Lauretta Stanley, Pastoral Ministry Certificate


Westerly 02891
Jonathan Gibson, B.S., Business


Alexandria 23314
Elizabeth Sinnott, B.M., Music

Leesburg 20175
Alyssa Sanow, B.A. in Honors, History

Montross 22520
Michelle Polly, B.A., Journalism

Sterling 20165
Lara Heinz, B.F.A. and B.S., Art and Business

Winchester 22603
Anna Cote, B.S., Hospitality and Tourism


Everett 98203
Sue Beck, M.Ed., Instructional Design

Redmond 98053
Jean-Raphael de Raoulx, B.A., Psychology


Wheeling 26003
Jenna Forzano, B.S., Chemistry
Emily Freeman, B.A., Business