Astronomy Alumni


FORMAT:
Name, Current Degree (Graduate School)
Current Position
E-mail Address [if available]
Homepage [if available]

1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

Class of 2012

Clark,Joshua , 2012

joshua.clark@villanova.edu;


Kirk,Brian , 2012

brian.kirk@villanova.edu


Myszka,Janine, 2012

janine.myszka@villanova.edu;


Robertson,Jordan , 2012

jordan.robertson@villanova.edu;


Santapaga,Thomas , 2012

thomas.santapaga@villanova.edu;



Class of 2011

Ballouz,Ronald , 2011

ronald.ballouz@gmail.com


Conroy,Kyle , 2011

kyle.conroy@villanova.edu


Coughlin,Jarad , 2011

jarad.coughiin@villanova.edu


Diaz,Vinicio , 2011

vinicio.diaz@villanova.edu


Villamil,Cindy , 2011

cindy.villamil@villanova.edu


Wolfe,Aaron , 2011

aaron.wolfe@villanova.edu



Class of 2010

Datin,Kellie, VU Graduate

kdatin@gmail.com; kdatin01@villanova.edu


McClain,Timothy , VU Graduate

trmcclain@gmail.com; holypaladin29@hotmail.com; mcclain@villanova.edu


Zimmerman,Nicole , VU Graduate

bchsNCL44@gmail.com



Class of 2009

Bonaro,Michael , BS Astronomy
English Teacher, South Korea
micheal.bonaro@gmail.com


Carlisle, Camille, BA English, Astronomy Minor, MS Science Writing, MIT
Editorial Assistant, Science News Magazine
invisibleeire@yahoo.com


Mizusawa,Trisha , BS Astronomy
Research Assistant, CalTech
trisha.mizusawa@gmail.com


Perno,Stephen , BS Math, Astronomy Minor
Operation Research Analyst, US Army Communications-Electronics Command
stephen.perno@villanova.edu


Plumberg,Christopher, BS Astronomy, Villanova/Eastern
Graduate student in Cosmology, University of Chicago
astrophysicist87@gmail.com; christopher.plumberg@villanova.edu;


Stewart,Heather , BS Astronomy
Graduate Student, Catholic University
heather.stewart@villanova.edu; Ms.Heatherannstewart@gmail.com


Wiley,Trayer , BS Astronomy Villanova/Eastern
Graduate student Computer Science, Shippensburg University, Materials Master, Letterkenny Army Dept
trayer3@gmail.com;



Class of 2008

Carton,Jennifer, BS Astronomy
Coder, WebAssign
jennifer.carton@villanova.edu; jennifermcarton@gmail.com


Hollon,Nicholas, BS Astronomy
Graduate student, University of Chicago
hollon@oddjob.uchicago.edu; falling.masonry@gmail.com


Merritt,Jason, BS Astronomy, MS Optical Sciences University of Arizona

nflemming2004@gmail.com;jason.gn.merritt@gmail.com;


Zellem,Robert, BS Astronomy, MSc University College London
Graduate Student, Lunar and Planetary Lab, University of Arizona
robert.zellem@villanova.edu; artifex85@gmail.com; rzellam@lpl.arizona.edu



Class of 2007

Foran,Sean, BS Astronomy
Monmouth University Campus Organizer, NJPIRG's Community Water Watch
sean.foran@gmail.com



Class of 2006

Lakatos,Sarah, BS Astronomy, MS Education George Washington University
High School Physics Teacher
sarah.lakatos@gmail.com ; sarah.lakatos@fcps.edu


Marcy,John, BS Astronomy, MS Applied Physics and Astronomy, Northern Arizona University
Systems Engineer, Raytheon Missile Systems
john.marcy@gmail.com


Riedel,Adric, BS Astronomy
Graduate Student, Georgia State University
riedel@chara.gsu.edu


Stegman,Scott, BS Astronomy
Guidance and Navigation Control Engineer, Boeing Satellite Systems
Scott.Stegman@gmail.com


Voyer, Elysse , BS
Graduate Student in Physics, Catholic University
elysse.voyer@villanova.edu; 48voyer@cardinalmail.cua.edu



Class of 2005

Barron,Eric, BS Astronomy
Almanac Bureau, Naval Observatory
egb@usno.navy.mil; eric.baron@usno.navy.mil


Hamilton,Ryan, BS Astronomy
PhD Candidate New Mexico State University
rthamilt@nmsu.edu
http://astronomy.nmsu.edu/rthamilt/

Percy,Rebecca, BS Astronomy
Graduate Student University of Virginia, Electrical Engineering
rrp4d@Virginia.edu; moon1shadow@gmail.com


Urban, Joel, BS Astronomy
Measurment & Verification Engineer, Pepco Energy Services Inc
joel.urban@gmail.com



Class of 2004

Barge, Laura, BS Astronomy, PhD Geological Sciences University of Souther California
Caltech Postdoctral Scholar, Planetary Sciences Section, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
barge@usc.edu; laurie.barge@gmail.com


Drescher, Joseph, 2004

joseph.drescher@villanova.edu


Dulude, Micheal, BS, MS San Diego State University
Space Telescope Science Institute
michael.dulude@gmail.com


Lesniak, Michael, BS Astronomy
Graduate Student - Department of Physics and Astronomy, Arizona Stata University
michael.lesniak@villanova.edu


Kolb, Kelly, BS Astronomy MS, PhD (2009) - Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona
Seismic Imager, CGGVeritas, Houston, TX
kelly.kolb@alum.villanova.edu; kelly72282@gmail.com
http://www.lpl.arizona.edu/~kkolb/

Miller [Carlberg], Joleen, BS Astronomy
Graduate Student - Department of Astronomy, University of Viginia
jkm9n@virginia.edu



Class of 2003

Castora [Warren], Jessica, BS Astronomy,MS, Astronomy Department, San Diego State University
North Hampton Community College
jessica.warren@nhcc.edu


Davis, James, BS Astronomy

James.J.Davis@villanova.edu; mdavisbatc@comcast.net


Engle, Scott, BS Astronomy
PhD Candidate, Drexel University
Scott.Engle@villanova.edu


Tracey, Jeffrey, BS Astronomy
Astronomer, Naval Observatory
jeffrey.c.tracey@villanova.edu


Winter, Lisa, BS, PhD University of Maryland
Hubble Fellow, Center for Astrophysics and Space Astronomy , University of Colorado
lisa.winter@colorado.edu ; winter01@gmail.com
http://casa.colorado.edu/~llwinter/Lisas_Site/Welcome.html


Class of 2002

Bochanski, John, BS, Phd University of Washington
Post Doc MIT
bochanski@gmail.com; bochanski@astro.mit.edu
http://web.mit.edu/jjb/www/Welcome.html

Ferguson, Tereasa, BS
Federal Bureau of Investigation
tereasa1@earthlink.net


Lyons [Sepinsky],Kelly, BS Physics and Astronomy
Wyalusing Area High School Teaching Physics and Computer Science
sepinskyk@ltsd.org


Night [Pilman], Christopher B., BS
Phd Candidate, Harvard University
c@christophernight.net
http://christophernight.net

Sepinsky, Jeremy, BS, Phd Northwestern University
Asst. Professor, Scranton University
sepinskyj2@scranton.edu; fourskys@gmail.com



Class of 2001

DePasquale, Joseph, BS
Data Specialist-Chandra X-Ray Observatory Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
jdepasquale@head-cfa.harvard.edu


Henry-Reiche, Colleen , BS Astronomy, Ph.D Atmospheric Science, Perdue University
Weather Sensing Group, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
colleen.reiche@gmail.com


Nadalin, Ira, BS

nadalin.ira@gmail.com


Stump, Michael, BS Astronomy, M.Ed Kutztown University
Retail Sales and Rental and Internet Radio
thuban@rcn.com;skyler@rangerplex.com
http://hotspot.rangerplex.com


Class of 2000

DiTuro, Paul, BS
PhD candidate in Physics Rutgers University




Class of 1999

Anselowitz [Vasquez], Tara, BS
Science Teacher Burn Brae Academy
taralynnvasquez@yahoo.com


Bambeck, Daniel, BS
Graduate Student at Montana State, Dept. of Physics
bambeck@physics.montana.edu


Slevinsky, Richard, BS MA(Mathematics)
Lockeed Martin
richard.j.slevinsky@lmco.com
http://ucis.vill.edu/~user7/rslevi01/

Stys, David J., BS Astronomy, MS Sports Management, University of Massachusetts
Vice President of Product Development, Turnkey Sports and Entertainment
DavidStys@TurnkeySE.com
http://www.davestys.com/#_


Class of 1998

Margheim, Steven, BS, PhD Indiana University at Bloomington
Science Fellow at Gemni Observatory, La Serena Chile



Matthews [Slevinsky], Karen, BS, MA(Mathematics)
Lockheed Martin
karenslevinsky@comcast.net



Class of 1997

Fabian, Dirk, BS, MS(University of Wisconsin at Madison )
Student Services Lead, SPIE
dirkf@spie.org


Guerin, Kenneth, BS, MS Technology Mangement, University of Pennslyvania
Systems Engineer Lockheed Martin
kenneth.guerin@lmco.com; kenguer@gmail.com


Jay, Erich J., BS, MA(Mathematics)




Mahler, Todd, MS Harvard
VP Product Development, Six Red Marbles, Cambridge MA
t.mahler@sixredmarbles.com; todd.a.mahler@gmail.com


Maley, Jamison, BS, MA(Wesleyan)
Instructor of Physics,Haverford School
jmaley@haverford.org


Morgan, Nicholas (1997), Phd (MIT)
Postdoctoral Associate, Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics
nicholas.morgan@yale.edu


Wright, Steven, BS
Director of Product Support, SQLSentry Inc
swright@sqlsentry.net
http://www.sqlsentry.net


Class of 1996

Belle, Kunegunda, BS, MS (SUNY at Stoney Brook), PhD (University of Wyoming)
Los Alamos National Laboratories
kbe@psi.edu; belle@lanl.gov


Marshall, James, BS, MS, PhD (University of Maryland)
Senior Staff Scientist, INNOVIM
dronak@gmail.com; jmarshall@innovim.com
http://www.jmarshall.net/

Nguyen, Quyen [Hart], BS, MS San Diego State University, PhD University of Colorado
Asst Professor, Regis University
quyen.hart@colorado.edu
http://www.quyenhart.com/


Class of 1995

Abbott, Brian, BS Astronomy MS (University of Toledo)
Manager, Digital Universe, Hatden Planetarium and Dept of Astronomy and Astrophysics, American Museum of Natural History
abbott@amnh.org; brian@brianabbott.net
http://brianabbott.net

Pomerance, Brian, BS
USN -- Naval Officer
brianangel@earthlink.net


Scheible [Garant], Maureen, MS (Dartmouth)
Sensor Systems Engineer, MITRE Corporation
maureen.schieble@gmail.com; scheible@mitre.org




Class of 1994

Steelman, David, BSC, MS (University of Maryland)





Class of 1993

Deeney, Bryan, BS
Web Developer, AWeber Communications



Miller, Keith, BS
PhD Candidate, Univ. of West Virginia, History of Science




Class of 1992

Ready, Christian, BS
Systems Analyst, NSite LLC
chris@christianready.com; christian.ready@nsitellc.com; christianready@gmail.com


Thrash, Troy, BS
Program Manager, Futron Corp.




Class of 1991

Baluta, Christopher, BS, MSc Astrophysics, Penn State
Programmer/Scheduler NASA-JAXA Suzaku X-Ray telescope.
baluta@astro.isas.jaxa.jp


Scollick, Keith, MS (SUNY, Stonybrook)
Sr. Data Warehouse Manager, Legg Mason
kscollick@fmcmortgage.com



Class of 1990



Class of 1989

Bergin, Edwin A., Jr., PhD (University of Massachusettes)
Faculty, Department of Astronomy, University of Michigan
ebergin@umich.edu


Burns, Joseph, BS
Program Manager, Engility Corp.
Joseph.Burns@engilitycorp.com; JFBurns54@IEEE.org



Fritz, Matthew J., MS (Univ. Illinois)
Integerated Studies Lab Teacher, Crest Memorial School, Wildwood NJ



Innella, Gerald, BS
USN -- Naval Officer
jerryinnellajr@aol.com ??


Leckenby, Henry, BS, MS(Space Science at FIT), PhD(Physics at Michigan Technological University)
Assistant Professor, Dept of Physics Texas A&M University
henry.leckenby@tamuk.edu



Class of 1988

Carroll, Sean, PhD (Harvard)
Senior Research Associate, Physics Department, California Institute of Technology
seancarroll@gmail.com
http://preposterousuniverse.com/

Lallo, Matthew, BS
Lead, Observatory Support Team Space Telescope Science Institute
lallo@stsci.edu



Class of 1987

Boyd, Patricia T., PhD (Drexel University)
Research Scientist, NASA/GSFC
padi@dragons.gsfc.nasa.gov; patricia.t.boyd@nasa.gov
http://lheawww.gsfc.nasa.gov/~padi/padi.html

Garlow, Kevin R., BS
Information Technology Consultant
kevin_garlow@yahoo.com


McMullin, Joseph P., PhD (U. of MD)
Scientist, NRAO, DSOC, Socorro NM 87801
joseph.mcmullin@gmail.com ; jmcmulli@nrao.edu
http://hannen.as.arizona.edu/smt.html


Class of 1986

Robinson, Craig R., PhD (Penn State)
Acting Executive Director of the National Science Board
crobsinson@nsf.gov



Class of 1985

Harris, William T., BS
Astronomer, US Naval Observatory
william.harris@usno.navy.mil


Speranzini, Donald, MSCS (Villanova)
Director, System Engineering, Lockheed Martin Co.
adsper@verizon.net



Class of 1984

Dombrowski, Edmund G., PhD (Georgia St. Univ.)

dombrow@netzero.net


Donahue, Robert A., MS/PhD (New Mexico State)
Senior Developer, WGBH Educational Foundation
ursomniac@mac.com; donahue@we3bears.com


Draus, Susan A., BS
Supervisor of Receiving, The Fragrance Shop



Wacker, Scott, BS
Senior Systems Engineer, Lockheed Martin Corp.
scott.w.wacker@lmco.com



Class of 1983

Scarcella [Checchia], Michele, BS
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, Hewlett-Packard Co.
m_checchia@hotmail.com


Tady, Dina , BS
Senior Professional Staff, Space Dept., Applied Physics Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University
dina.tady@jhuapl.edu


Unger [Rattigan], Joan E., BS
Tech. specialist, Comp. Sci. Corp., Goddard
ratt33@aol.com


Valeri [Kemper], Catherine M. , BS
Systems engineering Manager, Lockheed Martin Corp.
cathy.kemper@lmco.com; cathy.kemper@comcast.net



Class of 1982

Davis, Michael S., BS
Principal Engineer - James Webb Space Telescope: Ball Aerospace - Greenbelt, MD
mdavis@ball.com


Harris, Craig C., BS
Real estate investor



Lochner, James, PhD (U. of MD)
E/PO Lead, Astrophysics Division at NASA/GSFC
james.c.lochner@nasa.gov;lochner@xeric.gsfc.nasa.gov
http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/bios/lochner.html

Paczkowski, Brian G., BS
JPL, Galileo Mission
brian.g.paczkowski@jpl.nasa.gov


Weintraub (Lambert), Lori M., BS
First National Bank of MD
pvc4lori@aol.com



Class of 1981

Culman, Charles A., MSCS (Villanova)
Lockheed-Martin (Management and Data Systems) in Valley Forge
CACulman@compuserve.com;caculman@comcast.net


Hart, M. K., BS
Project Manager, Spectrum Mobile
knkhart@earthlink.net


Malinowski, Edward H., BS
Systems analyst, IntegralSystems



McNamara, Brian R., PhD (U. of VA)
Professor, University of Waterloo
mcnamara@uwaterloo.ca
https://sciborg.uwaterloo.ca/departments/physics/people/mcnamara/index.html

Seaman, Rob, BS, MS (Five Colleges)
Operations Team Lead, NOAO Data Products Program
seaman@noao.edu
http://iraf.noao.edu/~seaman

Stoke, John, BS
ALMA Education & Public Outreach Program Officer, National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Charlottesville, VA
jstoke@nrao.edu



Class of 1980

DiMarino, John C., BS



Fragola, Joseph L., BS
Spacecraft Electrical Test Manager, Lockheed Martin
joe.fragola@lmco.com


Garhart, Matthew P., MS (Univ. Maryland)
Flight Controller, QSS Group Inc., Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
mgarhart@qssmeds.com
http://pages.hotbot.com/family/mgarhart/index.html

Graham, Vickie S., BS
Planetarium Director
bvgraham@verizon.net


O'Donnell, William C., BS
Johnson Space Center, Robotics Simulation
bill_odonnell_jr@yahoo.com


Weisenberger, Andrew, BS, MS Astronomy (U. of Florida), PhD Bio-Physics (College of William and Mary)
Group Leader - Radiation Detector and Imaging Group, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
drew@jlab.org;aweisenberger@yahoo.com



Class of 1979

Tomczyk, Steven, PhD (UCLA)
Scientist, High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric Research.
tomczyk@hao.ucar.edu




Class of 1978

Acierno, Michael J., MS (Columbia)
IT/IS Manager, Dept of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington DC
acierno@dtm.ciw.edu


DelConte, Richard R., BS
Teacher, Cardinal Mooney HS, Rochester, NY
rdelconte@fc.fcps.k12.ba.us


Lupie, Olivia L., PhD (U. of Wisconsin - Madison)
Astronomer, STScI
lupie@stsci.edu


Young, Kevin N., MS (Drexel Univ)
Project Manager, Federal Aviation Board
kevin.young@faa.gov



Class of 1977

Geisler, Stuart, BS
Self-employed businessman, Stamp Dealer in Philadelphia
stampmanstuart@juno.com


Goldschmidt, Walter C., Jr., MSE (University of Pennslyvania)
Director, Mission Success, Lockheed Martin Co. - Integrated Systems and Solutions
walter.goldschmidt@verizon.net


Routsis(Turnshek), Diane E., MS (U. of AZ)
Special Faculty, Carnegie Mellon, Lecturer, U. of Pittsburgh



Routsis, Diane E., MS (U. of AZ)
Research Associate, U. of Pittsburgh



Turnshek, David A., PhD (U. of AZ)
Professor and Department Chair, Physics and Astronomy Dept., Univ. of Pittsburgh
turnshek@pitt.edu; turnshek@quasar.phyast.pitt.edu
http://www.phyast.pitt.edu/People/Faculty/DA_Turnshek.htm


Class of 1976

Bangert, John A., MS (University of Pennsylvania)
Head, Astronomical Applications Dept. US Naval Observatory
john.bangert@usno.navy.mil; bangert3@verizon.net


Buckley, Joseph M., II, BS
Senior MTS, ARINC
jbuckley@ex-pressnet.com; jbuckley@comcast.net


Casswell, Laura F., MS (U. of MD)




Giannola, Richard M., PhD (Drexel Univ.)
Atmospheric Sci. Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
richard.giannola@jhuapl.edu


Karpinski, Joseph E., BS
Lead Technical Analyst, National Grid
JosephKarpinski@hotmail.com; Jkarpin2@twcny.rr.com


Rahlfs, Kurt R., BS
Owner, Technical Director, Affinity Computer Masters, LLC
kurtrr@affinityComputerMasters.com
http://www.affinityCM.com


Class of 1975

Besson, Morgan F., PhD (Lehigh University)
Faculty, Physics Dept, V.U.
morgan.besson@villanova.edu


Deitch, Greg, BS




Dougherty, Robert C., BS




Hansen, Dale K., BS
Section leader, General Foods



Harrison-Cook, Kerry E., MS Space Physics (Rice University), PhD Atmospheric Sciences (North Carolina State)
Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at Austin
kc@jsg.utexas.edu
http://www.geo.utexas.edu/faculty/cook/default.htm

Lee, Thomas K., MA (U. of PA -- Wharton School)




Ricciardi, Anthony, BS
Manager, fin. planning and analysis, Phillip Morris



Roemer, Timothy J., BS, MS Geophysics (New Mexico State University)
Experimental physicist, Ktech Corp.
lyntim@pvtnetworks.com


Shelton, Lawrence E., BS
Senior systems engineer, CAE-Link Corp.



Storz, Mark F., Capt., MS (U. of Colorado)
HQ Air Force Space Command, Space Analysis Center (ASAC), Peterson AFB
mark.storz@peterson.af.mi



Class of 1974

Aiello, John J., BS
John Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory
john.aiello@jhuapl.edu; jaiello@earthlink.net


Baliunas, Sallie L., PhD (Harvard University)
Astrophysicist at Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
baliunas@cfa.harvard.edu
http://mtwilson.edu

Ciccone, Michael A., MA (Indiana Univ.)
Special Project Coordinator, Institute for Highway Safety



D'Angelo, Richard W., BS
Spec. engineer, Boeing Aerospace




Class of 1973

Carman, Danny, BS

p_m_@hotmail.com


Hogan-Mallon, Patricia, BS





Class of 1972

Kokoszka, Daniel, MS (University of Rochester)
Senior Interest Rate Risk Consultant, WesCorp Consulting Services



Kuzma, Thomas J., PhD (Univ. of Ohio)
Research scientist, Bartelle (Deceased 1999)



Morasky, Mary A., MS (U. of Scranton)
Associate Professor, Keystone College
mary.morasky@keystone.edu


O'Donnell, Edward J., MS (U. of Illinois)
Site Manager, General Dynamics Electric Boat Australia, Inc.
EODonnel@gdeb.com



Class of 1971

Bachman, Peter J., PhD (Penn State Education, Psy)
Montgomery County Community College
pbachman@mc3.edu


Bistline, C. W. , PhD (Drexel University) Deceased 9/2002
Assistant Professor Management, St John's University



Connell, Thomas A., MS (Univ. of Texas)
Shuttle Flight Manager - Mission Operations Directorate, NASA Johnson Space Center
thomas.m.connell1@jsc.nasa.gov; thomasmconell@comcast.net


Fesen, Robert A., PhD (U. of Michigan)
Professor, Dept of Physics and Astronomy, Dartmouth College
fesen@snr.dartmouth.edu
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~physics/faculty/fesen.html



Class of 1970

Baloga, Stephen M., PhD (Drexel University)
President, Proxemy Research Inc
sbaloga1@starpower.net


Cohane, William A., BS
Research Associate, NYU



Rothenberg,Marc, Ph.D. (Bryn Mawr)
Agency Historian, National Science Foundation
mrothenb@nsf.gov



Class of 1969

Gdowik, Edward F., BS MS Physics, Drexel University
Thecnical Marketing Manager, STMicroelectronics
edwardfrancisg@comcast.net; edward.gdowik@st.com


Stachnik, Robert V., PhD (SUNY, Stonybrook)
Scientific Director, New Product Development, TesTex Inc. - Director, Christina River Institute
rvstachnik@comcast.net; rstachnik@christina-river-institute.org



Class of 1968

Crotty, Edward T., MS (Univ. of Texas)
LPS Faculty, Mathematics Dept, University of Pennslyvania
ecrotty@math.upenn.edu
http://www.math.upenn.edu/~ecrotty

Plescia, Andrew, BS, MS Computer Science, USC
Manager, Platform Technologies Group, Siemens
andrew.plescia@Siemans.com; plescia@ugs.com


Simprini, Ronald A., BS, MS Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University
Director of Hardware Devlopment, Alphion Corporation



Zirpoli, Daniel, BS
Former Executive Director, Arizona Museum of Science and Technology (deceased 4/1994)




Class of 1967

Leitz, Bernard, BS
(deceased)




Class of 1966



Class of 1965

Hertstein, Wilbur E., BS
Supervisor, Nuclear Engineers, Mare Island Naval Shipyard