Alumnotes

Melissa Warren '02, '07M was named 2012 North Carolina Southeast Region Teacher of the Year. She is the first teacher in Brunswick County to receive this honor in eight years.
Saylor Faith Dicksey
Saylor Faith Dicksey
Jennifer Stewart Dicksey '00 and her husband Chris announce the birth of their daughter, Saylor Faith, on Aug. 11, 2011.
Glenn Reed '91 was named 2012 Wells Fargo Principal of the Year for the Onslow County School System. He is the principal at Blue Creek Elementary School.
Deb Cox Newton '83 practices criminal law in state and federal through her firm, Newton Law in Raleigh. She is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, all three N.C. federal trial courts, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals where she is a CJA Panel attorney and the U.S. Supreme Court Bar. Her daughter Brittany Cox ’10 is an actor in Seattle.
Joyce Grimsley '74 passed away on Feb. 17, 2012, at age 78. She was a clinical social worker.
Bradley Hutchens ’04
Bradley Hutchens ’04
Bradley W. Hutchens '04 and Margo MacNair were married Oct. 1, 2011. Their wedding party included Chad Elmore ’04, Aubrey Elmore ’04, Will MacNair ’12, Emily MacNair ’07 and Benjamin Jones ’03. Brad was promoted to senior sales consultant of ARAMARK Refreshment Services in Raleigh.
Shanna Bottoms ’03
Shanna Bottoms ’03
Shanna Bottoms '03 has joined the Rocky Mount office of AXA Advisors LLC. She is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.
Aaron Ross '00 is a primary care physician with Kingsport Medical Associates in Tennessee. He is a 2008 graduate of Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians, American Osteopathic Association, American Academy of Osteopathy and American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
Jack F. Kirkland '59 of Southport passed away Feb. 19, 2012, following an automobile accident. He was retired but worked part-time at Lowe’s Home Improvement.
Cecil W. Reynolds '75 had his book, The Energetic Brain: Understanding and Managing ADHD, published in February 2012. He is the author of more than 300 scholarly publications, author or editor of 33 books and currently editor of Psychological Assessment. He retired in 2008 from Texas A&M University where he was a professor of educational psychology, professor of neuroscience and Distinguished Research Scholar.