tion of Paul Baldasare Jr. ’ 81 (JD) as the
eighth president of St. Andrews Presbyterian
Melissa Ann Mencer (’00 AB, ’01 MAC) and
Thomas Bocchino of Clover, S.C. Thomas
Littleton Warren (’00 AB) and Kendra
Renee Geisert of Charleston, S.C.
Want to connect with a classmate? E-mail addresses for
more than 150,000 UNC alumni
are available online to members
only in the Alumni Directory.
There’s more online. alumni.unc.edu
■ family additions
Dr. Phillip Daniel Beaver (’00 BSBIO) and
Kelli Brown Beaver of Salisbury; a daughter,
Danielle Roe Beaver, on Feb. 7, 2007.
Maria Matthews Costa (’00 AB, ’01 MAT)
and Jeffrey B. Costa of Raleigh; a daughter,
Katherine Grace Costa, on Feb. 7, 2007.
Thomas Henry Suddarth III (’00 AB) and
Margaret Shaw Suddarth (’01 AB) of
Wilmington; a daughter, Caroline Shaw
Suddarth, on Feb. 28, 2007. Elizabeth
Phillips Wilkerson (’00 ABJM) and W.
Holton Wilkerson Jr. (’00 ABJM) of
Raleigh; a son, William Holton Wilkerson III,
on Feb. 7, 2007.
Lindsay Sams gave for the first time
in academic year 2006. Bharath
Parthasarathy has supported his
alma mater every year since
graduating in 2002.
Their gifts joined thousands of
others from Carolina Young Alumni
to help build a stronger university,
creating scholarships, sponsoring
guest speakers and equipping
In fact, fiscal year 2007 set a record
for young alumni giving. More than
6,500 recent graduates contributed
$2.7 million. That shows how every
gift adds up to make a big difference.
We aim to continue breaking
records, and we hope you’ll join
Lindsay and Bharath to help us
succeed.Young alumni — graduates
from within the last 10 years —
make up an important part of
the alumni community, representing
the foundation of Carolina’s
“The young alumni program
allows me to give back to the
place that has given me so
much — and to make new
friends in the process.”
Lindsay Sams ’05
’01 Brandee Potts Bryant (’01
ABJM) and her husband,
Robert Craig Bryant (’ 86
ABJO), of Pinehurst have joined Sotheby’s
International Realty as agents. Charles
Julian Vaughan III (’01 AB, ’05 JD) of
Raleigh, an associate at the law firm of Rags-dale Liggett PLLC, has been named to the
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s
Young Professionals Network.
To learn more about Carolina Young
Alumni, visit youngalumni.unc.edu
or contact Adam Z. Gerdts, director
of young alumni, at 919-962-3966
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To make a gift online, visit
Make your gift unrestricted to be
used where it’s needed most, or
designate it to any school, department
or unit on campus.
“I give to help foster the
next generation of Carolina
scholars, artists, athletes
and public servants, and to
help transform communities
across the world.”
Bharath Parthasarathy ’02