BSBA) of Charlotte has been elected to the board
of the N.C. Center for Nonprofits. Neal is senior
counsel in the law department at Wells Fargo.
The center provides nonprofit board and staff
with information and training on good practices
from nonprofit law to personnel and investment
policies. ◆ Anurag Singh (’05 PhD) of Malden,
Mass., has received a lung cancer discovery
grant from the American Lung Association to expand his research on targeted therapies for drug
resistant cancers. Singh is an assistant professor and researcher in the Boston Medical Center
Cancer Center and at the Division of Hematology
and Medical Oncology at Boston University.
Jaina Dawnn Underwood (’05 AB), 51, of Dale-ville, Ala.; Sept. 26, 2012.
Crandall Gates Lea (’06 AB) and Anne Stuart
Kyle of Raleigh.
Leslie Williams Hale (’07 ABJM) of Athens, Ga.,
has been named executive director for Books
for Keeps. Previously a volunteer-run organization, Books for Keeps has become a nonprofit,
annually distributing some 24,000 books in the
five Athens-Clarke County schools with the highest percentages of children receiving free and
reduced-price lunch. (Story, page 69.) ◆ Lindsey
Mary Kaplowitz (’07 ABJM) of Cary has founded
Starpath Dance Academy, offering dance and
fitness classes to students of all ages. ◆ Paige
O'Hale (’07 AB, ’ 11 JD) of New Orleans has been
named a law clerk for Judge Jacques L. Wiener
Jr. of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New
Orleans. ◆ Michael Ian Tevebaugh (’07 BSBA)
of Denver has joined the leadership team of the
Denver Carolina Club, along with Christine Helen
Spiller (’08 ABJM) and Nathan Hannoch Stern
(’09 AB). Tevebaugh is a manager at Cap Tech. ◆
Braxton Craven Wall (’07) of Raleigh is one of
four partners in the newly formed Falcon Square
Capital LLC, an independent, non-positioning,
fixed-income, FINRA broker/dealer specializing in
institutional trading in the secondary and primary
fixed income markets. The firm was formed by
Melissa Joines Pendergrass (’02 AB, ’08 MBA).
Dr. Colin Michael Webb (’07 AB) and Dr. Kelly
Marie McClain of Charlotte. After completing his
residency in Pennsylvania, Webb joined Webb Orthodontics, the practice of his father, Dr. Michael
Allen Webb (’ 74 AB; ’ 78, ’ 79 DDS).
Christine Helen Spiller (’08 ABJM) of Denver
has joined the leadership team of the Denver
Carolina Club, along with Nathan Hannoch Stern
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