Geoffrey Gallegos (B.S.,'81), music
director and conductor of the Kensington Symphony Orchestra, was
appointed music director of the Golden Gate Opera.
is not Juice," the fourth murder mystery by Vinnie
Hanson (M.A., '82), has been awarded Best Book
of Fiction of 2005 by the Oklahoma Writers' Federation, Inc.
M. Pitschel (B.A., '84), head librarian at the
Helen Crocker Russell Library, San Francisco Botanical Garden
at Strybing Arboretum, received the 2006 Charles Robert Long Award
of Merit on May 18 from the Council on Botanical and Horticultural
Schwarzbach (B.A., '85) is the new center director
of the U.S. Geological Survey Western Ecological Research Center
Andrew Ly (B.S., '86) is CEO of Sugar
Bowl Bakery, named the 50th fastest growing private company by
the San Francisco Business Times.
Maureen Droney (B.A., '88) was named
executive director of the producers and engineers wing of The
Zehnder (B.A., '89) was promoted to managing
principal of and shareholder in Economic & Planning Systems,
Inc., a 60-employee firm specializing in the economics of land