Alumnae & Alumni of Goucher College
2015-16 Nominating Committee
Steven Klepper ’97: A principal of Kramon & Graham, P.A., a law firm in downtown Baltimore, Klepper focuses his practice on civil and criminal appeals and insurance coverage. He has taught a course on Supreme Court history at Goucher. Beyond his service to Goucher, Steve is the Baltimore regional manager for the University of Virginia Law School Foundation. A veteran member of the AAGC Board of Directors, he served as vice-president from 2011-2013 and as president from 2013-2015. He lives with his wife, Meredith, and his two children, Vivian and Malcolm, in the Charles Village neighborhood of Baltimore.
Brianna Bowling ’92: Bowling graduated from Goucher College with an English Literature degree. In 1998, she started Zekiah Technologies which has grown to more than thirty employees supporting clients such as the Navy and Department of Homeland Security in custom software and geospatial solutions. Bowling volunteers with her local 4H club, coaches for La Plata Youth Soccer Association, and is a member of the Southern Maryland Women’s League, a cantor and lector for St. Ignatius Church, a riding coordinator for the local dressage club, and serves on multiple boards such as the Workforce Investment Board and the local hospital. Bowling resides in Charles County, Maryland and is an active partner in her community.
Sarah Bryant ’08: Bryant graduated from Goucher in 2008 with a double major in Communications and Art concentrating in Art History. In the summer of her sophomore year she studied abroad in Denmark. Since graduating she has handled the class of 2008 class notes for The Quarterly. Currently she is the marketing manager at a public policy think tank, The Cato Institute. In her spare time she volunteers in the DC community with the Junior League of Washington and The Madison. She resides in Arlington, Virginia.
Morris Johnson ’11: Johnson graduated with a double major in communications and sociology. He then spent two years teaching in the Baltimore City Public School System for Teach for America. In 2013, Johnson earned a master of arts degree in leadership in teaching special education from Notre Dame University of Maryland. At Goucher, Johnson was a member of the second cohort of EOP Scholars. As an undergraduate, he was finance chair for the Student Government Association, co-chair for Gophers for Goucher, president of Umoja, and as a student representative with the Board of Trustees Facilities and Development committees. Johnson teaches with the Friendship Public Charter School System in Washington, D.C. and is a resident of Baltimore City.
Melissa Hill Justice ’87: Justice is a loan officer with NVR Inc., builder of Ryan Homes and NVR Homes, after having been a stay-at-home mother for seven years. She earned a master’s of business administration in finance from Loyola University Maryland and an associate’s degree in paralegal studies from Stevenson University. A recipient of the Jenifer Mitchell Reed Award, Justice has served as an AAGC director, a member of its executive committee, and as its secretary. She and her husband live in Berlin, MD, with their two sons.
Will Lonczak ’10: Lonczak majored in business management and economics and now works as an associate in the Finance and Accounting department of Vocus, Inc (VOCS) in Beltsville, MD. A varsity soccer player, Will was a four-time letter-winner and Conference Academic award recipient, and was named to the 2009 Landmark Sportsmanship team. In 2009, Will received the Borden-Gladding International Management Award to study International Business at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Will is an Associate Member of the Goucher Society and a supporter of the Blue & Gold Society.
Evan Marx ’11: A resident of Alexandria, VA, Mr. Marx is the dedicated Hospitality Sales Associate with Cvent, Inc., a leading provider of web-based solutions to the hospitality industry. Evan’s career in the hospitality industry began at Goucher where he spent a summer as a sales intern at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club, and Spa, one of the top-rated Marriott resorts in the country. Upon graduating, Evan spent four years in Denver, Colorado in the hotel industry. Evan is excited to be back in the Mid-Atlantic and closer to his “second home” at Goucher.
Nancy Tunnessen ’63: A lifelong volunteer for her church, children, the arts, education, and peace, Tunnessen also has been an elementary school teacher, religious educator, member of Goucher’s Alumnae/i Fund staff, and currently works part time in retail sales. She has served on the board of directors of three Girl Scout Councils, hospital and art museum volunteer groups, several peace and justice organizations, and on the vestries of two churches. At Goucher, her volunteer service includes having served as president of the AAGC, chair of the Annual Giving Committee, the Nominating Committee, the International Travel Committee, and of the Class of 1963’s 50th Reunion Committee. She is a resident of Chapel Hill, NC.
Kaye F. Williams ’83: A senior legislative consultant and attorney, Williams served as a liaison between the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the White House, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Federal Reserve, and national securities exchanges. She received, from the SEC, the Law and Policy Award for work on the National Securities Markets Improvement Act of 1996 and was appointed to the Senior Executive Service, the highest ranking civilian status in the government. Kaye is affiliated with Mitchell & Dunn law firm and provides counsel to historically black colleges and universities, nonprofit organizations, and small businesses. A resident of Alexandria, Va., she holds a doctor of law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a bachelor’s degree in politics and public policy from Goucher College.