Alumni News 1999-2003
Below is news from alumni. More will be added
as your letters come in. Thank you all for writing! Send news throughout
the year to NMSUMATH Association, Department of Mathematical Sciences,
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003, or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
J. Mack Adams
(M.S. 1960, Ph.D. 1963, Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science 1965-93)
is Professor Emeritus at New Mexico State University. (1999)
James F. Arndt (M.S.
1951) is retired and living in San Luis Obispo, California. (1999)
Ralph W. Ball
(M.S. 1963, Ph.D. 1964) is Professor Emeritus from New Mexico Institute
of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech) and lives in Woodburn Oregon.
( B.S. 1965) is Director of Information Services for Simmons Foods in Siloam
Springs, Arkansas. Write to him at
(M.S. 1976) is a College Professor and Director of the Mathematics Learning
Center at NMSU. email@example.com
Betty Biringer (Krivokapich)
(B.S. 1974) is a Senior Member of Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories
in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (1999)
Rebecca A. Brown
(M.S. 1997) is an Adjunct Professor at Pima Community College in Tucson,
Arizona, and mathematics teacher at Tucson Unified. bbrown@GCI-net.com
Michael J. Carroll
(B.S. 1965, M.S. 1968) is chair of the mathematics department at Capital
High School in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is working on unusual methods for
the teaching of mathematics. (1999)
(M.S. 1978) is Chief Financial Officer for the Minnesota Communications
Group in St. Paul, Minnesota. (1999)
(B.S. 1979, M.S. 1981) is a research statistician. She attended the NMSUMATH
open house in Washington, D. C. in January 2000. Great to see you Janella!
(Ph.D 1963) otherwise known as "Professor Puzzle," is a Professor in the
Department of Mathematics at the
University of Pittsburgh. He can be reached at
(Ph.D. 1968) is a retired mathematics professor, and lives in Albany, Georgia.
You can correspond with him at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 1207 9th Avenue, Albany, GA 31707, or call him at (912) 436-9915.
James E. Daly
(Ph.D. 1974, Post doc 1974-75, Visiting Assistant Professor 1983) is a
Professor of Mathematics at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.
(Ph.D. 1985) is an Associate Professor at Western New Mexico University
in Silver City. (1999)
(B.S. 1975) is a software engineer at Raytheon MSC and lives in Tucson,
(M.S. 1964) is retired. He lives at 11720 Edgewater Drive #211, Lakewood,
OH 44107. Email: email@example.com,
Telephone (216) 225-6071. (2002)
Diane Marie De Santis
(M.S. 1995) is on the Professional Staff of Compuware Corporation in Sterling
Heights, Michigan. (2000)
(B.S. 1969, M.S. 1971, Ph.D. 1974) is President/CFO of Warrend Distribution,
Inc. Write to him at 2005 South 152nd Street, Omaha, NE 68144. Call him
at (402) 977-5897 (office), (402) 334-5790 (home), or send him email at
Internet: www.wd-wpp.com (2000)
Carlton Lee Evans
(M.S. 1968, Instructor 1969-70, 1979-83, 1984-89) lives in Las Cruces and
is a GPS Engineer/Analyst with Amcomp Corporation HAFB. (1999)
(M.S. 1971) lives in Albuquerque, NM. (1999)
(B.S. 1970, Visiting Professor 1977-78) lives in Albuquerque, NM. firstname.lastname@example.org
(B. S. 1971) is a Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Michigan
- Flint, and lives in Grand Blanc, Michigan. email@example.com
Juan M. Guadiana
(B.S. 1976) is an Electronics Engineer at Naval Surface Warfare Center.
His mailing address is: Officer in Charge, Naval Air Warfare Center - Weapons
Det., Code 65 attention j guadiana, White Sands Missile Range, NM 88002.
His email address: firstname.lastname@example.org,
Telephone: (575) 678-3243, Homepage Business URL: http://www.phdnswc.navy.mil/
Linda B. Hardy
(B.S. 1964) is happily retired after a number of years as Application Developer
for the Poudre School District in Fort Collins, Colorado. (2002)
(B.S. 1962, M.S. 1964, Ph.D. 1967) is a (partially retired) Professor of
Mathematics at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. (2002)
(B.S. 1968) is an attorney. She lives at 300 Central SW #2000 W, Albuquerque,
NM 87102, Telephone: (575) 243-5414.
Dr. Mary Landers
(M.S. 1968) teaches at Weatherford College.
Her mailing address is 1209 Shady Oaks Lane, Fort Worth, TX 76107, Email:
Home telephone: (817) 732-4188, Work telephone: (817) 366-3491. She reports
"All is well in Fort Worth. Weatherford College is very nice, and
I have many friends there. I do miss TCU and my 12 years of itinerant ways
as a mathematics adjunct everywhere." (2002)
Milton Warren Legg (Ph.D.
1970) is retired. He lives at 2641 Timberlore Trail, Cook, NM 55723. Telephone
(218) 666-0517, email:MiltLegg@AOL.com.
(M.S. 1959) lives in Vienna, Virginia. (1999)
(PhD. 1963) writes that he is feeling fine now. Elton is still at Texas
A & M, and reports that he plans to retire "in a couple of years."
homepage email: Elton.Lacey@math.tamu.edu
Sue Lashley Korsak Liefeld
(B.S. 1977 Secondary Education - Mathematics, M.S. 1982 Mathematics Education
has retired from her position as College Assistant Professor of Mathematics
at NMSU. You can write to her at 1055 Sharon Circle, Las Cruces, NM 88001,
call her at (575) 522-5488, or send her email: email@example.com.
John R. Lyman
sent greetings from Mesilla Park, NM. (2000)
(Ph.D. 1964) is a professor at the University of Hawaii. Write to him at
(B.S. 1984, Ph.D. in EE with minor in mathematics 1996) is an Engineer
at White Sands Missile Range and lives in Las Cruces. firstname.lastname@example.org
Caroline Harvey McFarland
(B.S. 1970) lives in Simsbury, Connecticut. She has been working on an
article on the Y2K computer issue. (1999)
(B. S. 1975, M.S. 1976) is Associate Director of CIRT at University of
New Mexico in Albuquerque. (1999)
James. W. Moore
(B.S. 1962, M.S. 1967) lives in Jemez Springs, New Mexico. email@example.com
Ralph G. Moran
(B.S. 1977) is a Senior Analyst, Business Management Research Associates,
Inc., in O'Fallen, Illinois. (1999)
Michael E. Miller
(M.S. 1992) can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
His mailing address is 217 Montreal Drive, Hurst, TX 76054. (2000)
Sidney C. (Bud) McAdams
(B.S. 1975) can be contacted by email at email@example.com.
His current title and affiliation is: Solutions Architect with Xacta Corporation,
Ashburn, Virginia. Mailing address: 1115 NW Cherry Avenue, Lawton, OK 73507.
Home Phone: (580) 581-1590 and Work Phone: (580) 695-6137.
Steven L. McNeil
(B. S. 1973) is a Senior Software Engineer with Alaitel, USA. His mailing
address is 3540 Big Horn Trail, Plano, TX 75075. (Steve drove down to attend
the NMSUMATH open house in San Antonio in January 1999. Way to go Steve!)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Home telephone:
(972) 985-0801, Work telephone (972) 519-9369. (2002)
Kenneth Melendez (B.
S. 1963, M.S. 1965) is an Associate Professor at Sinclair Community College.
His address is 2132 Matrena Drive, Beavercreek, OH 45431. Email: email@example.com.
Home telephone (937) 429-3246, Work telephone (937) 512-2740.
Roger W. Mitchell (Ph.D.
1964) is retired. He lives with his wife Stephanie at 6098 Appomattox,
Flint, TX 75762. Home Phone: (903) 839-6925. He remembers Ed Gaughan as
the key person on the faculty who helped him succeed.
Edward Frietze Oliver
(B.S. 1952) is retired. He can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
His address is 8800 Eton Avenue #72, Canoga Park, CA 91304-0803. Telephone
(818) 882-1261. (2002)
E. James Peake
(B.S. 1960, M.S. 1962, Ph.D. 1963) is Assistant Professor Emeritus, Iowa
State University. His address is 2318 Northwestern Avenue, Ames, IA 50010,
telephone (515) 233-1318. Write to him at email: email@example.com
or EjamesP@aol.com. (2002)
Jack Porter (Ph.D. 1966)
is Balfour S. Jeffrey Teaching Professor and Chair in the
Mathematics Department at the University of Kansas. Check out his home
page. His mailing address is Department of Mathematics, University
of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, and his email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
His work phone is (785) 864-3651 and home phone (785) 749-1466.
John Daniel Parsons
(Ph.D. 1985) works for The Arbitron Company in Bethesda, Maryland. (1999)
(B.S. 1977) is a programmer/analyst for the Public Service Company of New
Mexico, and lives in Albuquerque. email@example.com
David E. Peercy
(Ph.D. 1971) is a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff (DMTS) at
Sandia National Laboratories, P.O. Box 5800, MS-0638, Albuquerque, NM 87185-0638,
(575) 884-7965, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
He and Martha live at 7504 Pickard Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, (575)
884-3849, email: email@example.com.
(B.S. Math 1995) is a mathematics teacher at St. Michaels High School.
His mailing address is P. O. Box 507, Espanola, New Mexico 87532, email:
home telephone: (575) 747-0010 and work telephone: (575) 2251. (2002)
Vivian Ward Reinhard
(M.S. 1976) worked 7 years as a Scientific Computer Programmer, and now
is a mathematics tutor for junior high, high school, and college mathematics
students in Overland Park, Kansas. (1999)
(B.S. 1995) lives in Espanola, New Mexico. firstname.lastname@example.org
(Ph.D. 1976) is a Professor, Department of Mathematics, Universidad Catolica
del Norte, Casilla 1280, Antofagasta, Chile. He would like to hear from
you at email@example.com or
Casilla 1280, Antofagasta, CHILE, or call him at 56-55-355593 (office)
or 56-55-224542 (home). Find out more at http://www.ucn.cl/
(B.S. Math 1974) is a Senior Engineer with the Schafer
Corporation. He lives at 10686 Paynes Church Drive, Fairfax, VA 22032;
Telephone: (703) 591-2982. He sends the following very nice comment: "I'm
constantly aware of the great education I received at NMSU. In particular,
my outstanding mathematics professors including Dr. Zund!" (2002)
Sitze (B.S. 1994) is working
for IBM in Charlotte, NC. His email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
He works with an IBM Software Group in WebSphere Development. Richard
writes in May 2002: I know you like to keep
your Alumni records current... so here's my latest update: Transferred
by IBM from Charlotte, NC after 7 years to Austin, TX. Hooray, I
can get Green-Chile enchiladas!! I'm still working with the IBM Software
Group in WebSphere Development. My e-mail remains the same, or email@example.com.
Hello to all the (gasp - many retiring?!) folks. My contact info is:
6041 Ronchamps, Round Rock, TX 78681,
(512) 238-8906. (2002)
George A. Sanchez
(M.S. 1983) is retired from positions as mathematics teacher at El Paso
Community College and Irvin High School. (1999)
Diane Marie De Santis
(M.S. 1995) is on the Professional Staff of Compuware Corporation in Sterling
Heights, Michigan. (1999)
(Ph.D. 1998, College Assistant Professor Summer 1998) is employed as a
statistician at a genetic research company (called deCode Genetics) in
Reykjavik, Iceland. (1999)
Kenneth E. Smith
(B.S. 1952, M.S. 1954, Teaching Assistant 1952-54) is retired and living
in Mountain View, California. Since 1984 he has been a volunteer with the
Braille Transcription Project of San Clara County, California, as a Computer-Assisted
Braille Specialist. Letter from Kenneth Smith.
Marc B. Bres Siewert
(B.S. 1967) is currently employed by the Chinook Health Region in three
different departments (Admissions, Information Systems, and Wellness Services)
(M.S. 1966; Ph.D. 1971) is National Account Manager Federal with Sterling
Software, Network Management Division, 1800 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston,
Virginia. Telephone: 703-729-0865 (home) and 703-264-8179 (work).
email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
home address: 43463 Thistlewood Court, Ashburn, VA 20147.
(B.S. 1985) is a highway engineer for the NMSHTD, and lives in Santa Fe.
Ph.D., P.E., C.P.I.M. (B.S. 1982) works with the Lockheed Martin Engineering
Management Program, University of Colorado, CB433, Boulder, CO 80309-0433.
or write to him at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or call him at (303) 492-1211. (2000)
(M.S. 1961, Ph.D. 1963) is Associate Dean Emeritus at New Mexico State
University. Her email address is email@example.com.
Michael Jonathan Wallace
(M.S. 1992) is the same place he was last year. (Michael, if you are reading
this, please write or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
with the information.) (2002)
Randall K. Walters
(Ph.D. 1975) is Manager of Process Technology at Logicon, Inc. His home
address is 1217 South 137th Avenue, Omaha, NE 68144, Email: email@example.com,
Home telephone: (402) 697-8828 (2002)
(Ph.D. 1994) is an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Pittsburg State
University. Check out her home
page. Her mailing address is Mathematics Department, Pittsburg State
University, 1701 South Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762, work phone (316)
235-4409, and email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
(B.S. 1966) lives in Santa Clara, California. (1999)
Everett. L. Walter
(M.S. 1957, Ph.D. 1961) is a Professor Emeritus at Northern Arizona University
in Flagstaff, Arizona. 609 N. William Rd., Flagstaff, AZ 86001-4751.
Telephone: (520) 774-3958. email: email@example.com
Ji Sheng Wang
(Ph.D. 1992) is a College Professor in the Department of Mathematics of
the Community College of Southern Nevada in Las Vegas, Nevada. Remember
his daughter Xin Wang (now Niniane Wang)? She has now graduated from Cal
Tech with a major in computer science and is a computer programmer with
Microsoft in Seattle. (1999)
is a lawyer in Albuquerque. (1999)
(B.S. Math 1976, B.S. Educ 1977) is a doctor of chiropractic in Las Cruces.
Barry H. Young
(M.S. 1982) is a Mathematician at White Sands Missile Range, and lives
in Las Cruces. (1999)
Zi Zi Zhiyong Zhao
(Ph.D. 1989) is a Staff Software Engineer in Glendale, California. firstname.lastname@example.org