will be supporting the firm’s telecommunications
service. Sharon Kathleen Rhue ’03 MR of Raleigh
became licensed as a professional landscape
architect in North Carolina. She works with
Rivers & Associates Inc.
2004 William Thomas Wright Jr. ’04 MSA, ’ 11 EDD of Ahoskie, N.C., is the
superintendent for Hertford County Public Schools.
He had been superintendent of the McCormick
County (S.C.) School District.
2005 William Betton “Will” Creef ’05 of Maple, N.C., is a soil and storm-water technician for Currituck County, N.C. He
had worked with the N.C. Division of Coastal
Management. Dr. Anna Chesson Edens Hurst ’05 of
Hoover, Ala., received a Wilson Hall Distinguished
Alumni Award. She is completing her residency
in medical genetics at the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Lauren Victoria Reeves ’05 of Raleigh
was named partner at the law firm Smith Debnam.
She focuses on real estate practice.
2006 Elise Cardin Cormier ’06 MR of Marietta, Ga., is an adjunct
faculty member in the School of Architecture,
Planning and Landscape Architecture at Auburn
University. Abby Rebecca Hines ’06 of Nashville,
N.C., joined the advertising and marketing
agency Carney & Co. as an account coordinator.
Dr. Francis H. “Houston” Symmes III ’06 of Winston-Salem, N.C., joined the dental practice of Robert
M. Wilkinson Jr. DDS.
2007 Barrett Thomas Johnson ’07 of Raleigh joined the law firm Cranfill Sumner
University. She had been director of budgets and
1999 Andrew D. Cox ’99 of Raleigh is vice president of finance for RTI
International’s social, statistical and environmental
sciences division. He’s a former vice president of
performance excellence with Duke Energy. Robert
B. “Brian” Davis ’99 of Waxhaw, N.C., is assistant
principal of the year for Union County (N.C.) Public
Schools. He’s an assistant principal at Parkwood
Middle School. Lisa Michelle Richman ’99 MR of
Pinehurst, N.C., is manager of Given Outpost and
Book Shop, a used bookstore.
2000 Amy Shannon Lunsford ’00 of Oxford, N.C., received a Classroom of the
Quarter grant for her “Reading Is for Everyone”
program. She’s a first-grade teacher at Stovall-Shaw
Elementary School in Stovall, N.C.
2001 Raleigh Greene Gregory Bame ’01, ’07 MSA of Cary, N.C., was named
assistant principal of the year for the Wake County
Public School System. She’s an assistant principal
at Mills Park Elementary School. Geoffrey Deaton
Love ’01 of Charlotte, N.C., has started the online
business Professor Love’s, which offers remote
lessons in animation and in digital and fine art.
Dr. Steven Dale Matthews ’01 of Vale, N.C., opened
the Cleveland Livestock & Agriculture Exchange.
He and his wife, Melissa, are co-owners of Vale
2002 Ve-Lecia Selene Council ’02 MSA of Bethel, N.C., is assistant super-
intendent of human resources for Pitt County
Schools. She had been area superintendent and
academic improvement officer in the Indianapolis
(Ind.) Public Schools System. Michael J. “Joe”
Ferrell ’02 MR of Burlington, N.C., was named
principal of the year in the Alamance-Burlington
School System. He’s the principal of Williams
High School. Dr. Adrian Locklear Jacobs ’02, ’03 of
Pembroke, N.C., is leading Robeson Family Practice
Associates’ pediatric clinic in Red Springs, N.C.
She completed a fellowship in dermatology in
2014 at Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Arizona.
Tekeisha Ford Mitchell ’02 MSA, ’ 13 EDD of Durham,
N.C., was a finalist for the Durham Public Schools’
Principal of the Year designation. She is principal
at Lowe’s Grove Middle School of Technology.
Daniel Andrew Musiker ’02 MR of Arnold, Md., was
hired as a civil engineer in the Baltimore, Md.,
office of S-E-A, a company focusing on forensic
analysis and product testing. He had worked for
the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, where
he was named the 2014 Public Works Annapolis
Engineer of the Year. Amy Capps Rice ’02 MSA of
Oxford, N.C., was named 2015–16 Principal of the
Year for Granville County Schools. She’s principal
of Stovall-Shaw Elementary School.
2003 Kimberly Hoyle “Kim” Carpenter ’03 of Rutherfordton, N.C., is director
of instructional technology and middle grades
education for the Rutherford County (N.C.) Schools.
She’s former assistant principal at East Rutherford
Middle School in Bostic, N.C. Dr. Jennifer Nicole
Harris ’03, ’08 DVM of Thomasville, N.C., is owner-operator of Wallburg Mobile Veterinary Service.
Samuel Rockwell Nye ’03 of Apex, N.C., was hired as
project manager in Dewberry’s Raleigh office. He
Daniel George Knost ’01 of Charlotte, N.C., is manager
of vehicle dynamics with Stewart-Haas Racing. In this
position, he focuses on track simulation and race-car
performance. He had been a crew chief with SHR for