Lawyer Magazine_Winter 2020

Nicole Ed and Michael Ed had a son on August 9, Andrew James Ed (pictured below).

Jeremy Singleton started work as Corporate Counsel at Wings Financial in Apple Valley. Sara Greethurst has so much exciting news! She recently got engaged, and she and her fiancé Brian (pictured below) adopted their third dogWayne, a field golden retriever and goofy cuddle bug who came home from hunting school as a star pupil!

After seven and a half short years, Vaughn Frazher and Lindsay Schwab JD ’15

baby boy, Marinus Patrick Kool, in May. The Kools (pictured below) now have a full roster for their intramural basketball team, and hope you will come see them play once we can all safely gather in large places again.

(pictured below) tied the knot in September! Congratulations you two, lookin’ good!

Roxy Gonzalez now practices in Dorsey’s trial group where she represents clients involved in complex business litigation and bankruptcy matters. Roxy is the 2020-21 Vice President of the Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association. She is pictured below speaking at the 2020 MHBA gala.

Effective September 8, 2020, Kelly Geistler (pictured below) was appointed InterimCity Clerk of the City of Rochester, Minnesota, responsible for Elections Administration, Business Licensing, Clerk to the City Council, Parking Administration, and City Records.

Mardell Presler joined the Board of Directors for Volunteer Lawyers Network. She was also asked to chair the Development Committee for the Hennepin County Bar Foundation. Through these positions, Mardell continues to support nonprofits that serve underprivileged individuals seeking access to justice. Congratulations to Zuri Balmakund Santiago (pictured below) for fighting the good fight and being honored as one of Minnesota Lawyer’s 2020 Up & Coming Attorneys!

Hannah Lindeborg was promoted to Manager at EY in the Global Operations and TFO (Tax and Finance Operate) group. Outside of work, her “3L baby,” Finnegan, just turned five on September 11, reminding all of us just how quickly time flies. She and her husband welcomed two more babies since law school, Evelyn (2½ years) and Charlotte (14 months), and their oldest, Aiden, started 6th grade this fall. RobMaloney is now Corporate Counsel at phData, Inc. (Minneapolis), the largest pure- play service provider for data analytics andmachine learning. Class of 2017 Send your 2017 class notes and photos to Megan Mejia at ( Aaron Brown now practices at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP (Minneapolis). Aaron advises clients on matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, compliance, corporation formation and dissolution as well as general business.

Congratulations to Kristin Giant , who launched Hyper Local Impact, a strategic consulting firm out of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Kristin works with individual investors/philanthropists, nonprofits and for-profits to develop comprehensive and actionable strategies to activate impact investing locally in Fort Wayne. In addition to advisory services, Kristin will be launching an impact investing fund within the next two years to accelerate more resources andmore impact. In the short term, Hyper Local Impact is working on some exciting projects in support of local philanthropists, investors, and social ventures. Debbie (Walker) Kool , Steve Kool , and the Kool girls welcomed home a beautiful

Foley &Mansfield announced that Jazz Hampton will serve as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion for the 150-attorney firm. Jazz’s new role will supplement his ongoing work as an attorney with the firm. Class of 2016 Send your 2016 class notes and photos to Rachel Scherf at ( or Chris Clark (christopher.clark@ Paul Lucke started a new job as a Medicaid policy writer and researcher at United Health. He also recently adopted a newmini schnauzer puppy named Charlie.

Zuri is currently an Assistant Attorney General at the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General. Zuri is also President of the Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association for 2020-21. Class of 2015 Send your 2015 class notes and photos to Nick Morgan and Amanda Diedrich at (classnotesustlaw2015@

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