Alumnae & Alumni of Goucher College
2014-2015 Board of Directors
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. He lives with his wife, Meredith, and his two children, Vivian and Malcolm, in the Charles Village neighborhood of Baltimore.
Todd Eric Hawkins MAAA ’10: Hawkins has been a Project Manager for Public Art for Public Schools in New York City since 2008. In this role, he has managed over 35 projects, taking an active role in the commissioning of artists, the development of designs, and the coordination of installations at public schools throughout all five boroughs. Hawkins also manages the Sites for Students Program, an initiative designed to put artists in the classroom for the purpose of working with students in the development of the public art for their brand new school buildings.
Margaret Dunn ’08: Dunn is an environmental planner at the Philadelphia Water Department, where she works in the Public Affairs Division. She manages a new program, Rain Check, which teaches city residents how to help reduce water pollution by managing storm water runoff. A biology major with a minor in English, Dunn discovered this career path by combining her interests in people and sustainability. She completed a master’s degree in city and regional planning from the University of Pennsylvania in 2012.
Kathryn Allamong Jacob ’72: The Johanna-Maria Frænkel Curator of Manuscripts at Harvard University’s Schlesinger Library, Jacob holds a master’s degree in American history from Georgetown University and a doctorate from the Johns Hopkins University. Author of three books, she has worked as an archivist at the Johns Hopkins University, assistant historian of the United States Senate, and deputy director of the American Jewish Historical Society. She has served on the AAGC Board (1992 to 1995) and the AAGC Nominating Committee (2007 to 2010), and frequently has served on the Reunion Committee. She and her husband live in Lexington, MA.
Jerriann Myers Wilson ’62: After majoring in education, Wilson launched a 43-year career by joining the Child Life Department at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. There, she helped children adjust to healthcare experiences through play and preparation for procedures. She started a similar program at a sister hospital and directed the Hopkins program for 33 years. At Goucher, Wilson is a Class Fund Manager and in 2012 was awarded the AAGC Public Service Award. She volunteers with the Hopkins Medical Archives and several local organizations including the Village Learning Place and the Hamilton Street Club.
Jennifer Margolis Marquez ’01: A recipient of a Marvin Perry Merit Scholarship, Marquez was awarded Goucher’s Sarah T. Hughes Award for Academic Excellence in Politics and Public Policy and the Lee Snyder Lovett ‘33 Prize. Subsequently, Marquez graduated cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law, where she was a member of the Inter-American Law Review and held positions as staff editor, symposium editor, and member of the Bylaws Revision Committee. She joined the Law Office of David E. Newman in September 2004. In 2012, she took over the firm and it was renamed Newman & Marquez, PA. She is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar, the United States District Court Southern District of Florida, and the United States District Court Middle District of Florida. Marquez lives in Miami, Florida, with her husband and two children.
Kara M. Bundy ’02: Kara M. Bundy ’02: At Goucher, Bundy created her own major by combining sociology, psychology, women’s studies, and Spanish, which culminated in the production of a theatrical thesis, “We are the Ones: An Exploration of Resistance and Otherness.” Since graduating, Bundy has worked with several nonprofit and international education programs and studied marketing at the Wharton School of Business. She now runs a successful marketing and development consultancy. Bundy lives with her husband and two daughters in Bethesda, MD.
Kathleen Crane-Lee ’80 / P’13: A graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine, Kathleen Crane-Lee practices family medicine in Fairfax,Va. She and her husband live in Potomac, MD and have three children. Her daughter, Meaghan, graduated from Goucher in 2013.
Dan Dolan ’03: Dolan is president of the New England Power Generators Association, the trade association representing power plant owners in the region. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business management with a concentration in international business. He served from 2009 to 2011 as chairman of the board of directors for My Sister’s Place, the oldest shelter and advocacy group for victims of domestic violence and their children, located in Washington, DC. Dolan lives with his wife and two daughters in Newton, MA.
Kimberley Gordy ’06: Now senior assistant director of admissions at George Washington University, Gordy worked for four years in Goucher’s Office of Admissions. A biology major, she was a member of the women’s basketball team as an undergraduate. Gordy also serves on the advisory board for Maryland Leadership Workshops Inc., a nonprofit that provides summer leadership development to middle and high school students. She plans to enroll in GW’s Master of Public Administration program in the fall.
Carrie Hagen MFA ’09: Author of we is got him (The Overlook Press, 2011), a narrative nonfiction account of the first recorded ransom kidnapping in American history, Hagen lives in Philadelphia. She contributes online essays to The Atlantic and Smithsonian and works as a community correspondent for Newsworks.org. She is working on a book about the relationship between Benedict Arnold and George Washington.
Jesse J. Holland MFA ’12: Holland is a national writer covering race, ethnicity & demographics for The Associated Press in Washington, D.C. He is the author of the book, “Black Men Built The Capitol: Discovering African American History In and Around Washington, D.C.” (Globe Pequot, 2007) A former Supreme Court, White House and congressional reporter, Jesse was named one of TheRoot.com 100 Most Influential African Americans in 2011 and is the youngest person on the University of Mississippi’s Top 50 Journalism Graduates. Holland hails from Holly Springs, Miss., and lives in Bowie, Md. He is currently working on a book about slavery inside the White House, which began as his thesis for his MFA at Goucher College (2012).
Alice Kennedy ’97: As sustainability coordinator for the City of Baltimore, Kennedy provides legislative support, strategic planning, and community engagement strategies to forward the city’s Sustainability Plan and its complementary programs and projects. She also is responsible for the city’s Annual Sustainability Report and was the lead project manager in developing the city’s Climate Action Plan. Kennedy is currently focused on implementing a $52 million three year, multi-agency energy efficiency program geared to helping low-income residents, small businesses, and community facilities realize energy savings. Kennedy serves as a member of the Steering Committee of Baltimore Green Schools Network, and is a board member of Baltimore Green Works. Previously, Kennedy led the Baltimore Neighborhood Energy Challenge, the first project that the Office of Sustainability spearheaded as a direct result of the Sustainability Plan. She is also a licensed real estate agent with the Dudley Kennedy Team of Prudential PenFed Realty. She and her daughter live in Baltimore.
Eleanor Shriver Magee M.Ed. ’00: Eleanor Shriver Magee M.Ed. ’00: Shriver Magee’s career in higher education and nonprofit administration spans more than two decades. Her years as a National Collegiate Athletic Association head coach prepared Shriver Magee for a successful transition into alumni relations, advancement, and nonprofit administration. Many professional skills in coaching such as relationship building and the ability to multi-task prepared her well for both her career moves and volunteer commitments. She has worked for Loyola University, Washington College, Habitat for Humanity Choptank, and the Talbot Historical Society. Recently, she began her own consulting business. Shriver Magee lives in Easton, Md., with her husband and son, and she volunteers for the Rotary Club of Easton; Washington College; National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, Eastern Shore; Garrison Forest School; Wye River Upper School; Radcliffe Creek School; the Maryland Historical Society; and the Waterfowl Festival.
Jenifer Mitchell Reed ’86: Reed is program manager for NTT Com Security, an global internet security company. She earned a certificate in technical writing from Goucher College, a masters of science degree in management from the University of Management and Technology, and professional certifications in Six Sigma and project management. From 1999 to 2001, she served as a Goucher Trustee and was President of the AAGC Board. She also chaired the Alumnae/i Fund Committee for four years. A resident of Trophy Club, TX, Reed has one son.
Alex J. Smith ’05: A managing director at Paul-McCoy Family Office Services, Smith helps oversee the financial affairs of multi-generational, high net-worth families. While at Goucher, he was involved in several leadership activities including serving as president of House Council. He and his wife, Christine Fodness Smith ’04, live in Boston, Mass., with their son, Oliver, and daughter, Nora.
J. Alice Nixon Thompson ’99: A doctoral candidate in the University of Maryland’s sociology program with concentrations in development and demography, Thompson plans to complete her dissertation this fall. She has worked most recently as a program officer and study director at the Institute of Medicine in Washington, D.C. During that time, she assisted in the execution and evaluation of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) mandated by the U.S. Congress, and acted as the study director for an evaluation of Department of Defense-Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System’s avian influenza/pandemic influenza activities. A sociology major at Goucher, Thompson holds a master’s degree in medical sociology from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Craig Wolinski ’98: As a property manager with Corporate Office Properties Trust, Wolinski focuses primarily on meeting the specialized requirements of U.S. Government agencies and defense contractors engaged in defense information technology and national security-related activities. He has been serving as a board member for Goucher’s Blue & Gold Society for more than five years. He and his wife, Elizabeth “Beth” Edwards Wolinski ’98, live in Perry Hall, MD, with their daughter, Aubrey.