Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Class Notes

Young woman in dress standing outside


Deanna Parrish ’16 has joined CMA Learning in Melbourne, Australia as their Principal Consultant. As a part of her work, Deanna is developing curricula relating to negotiation and conflict resolution; delivering executive education trainings across the Oceania region; and lecturing at universities in Victoria.



John Abbruzzese ‘13 touched base: “I’m writing, full of joy, to share the news that Houda gave birth to a Woman in hospital bed with newborn baby and older son looking onvery big baby boy: Lorenzo Elias. 10lbs, 3oz of chubby love!! He’s a quiet, easy going baby who loves to cuddle and does little more than eat and sleep (Thomas-Kilmann profile: collaborating), unlike his brother Marco who seemed to squirm and bounce and assert himself right out of the womb (Thomas-Kilmann profile: competing)!


Woman sitting with newborn baby


Sara del Nido Budish ’13 and her husband Ryan welcomed the newest member of the Budish tribe, Winnie Isabel, this summer. Winnie has already proven herself to be a skillful negotiator, wasting no time in wrapping Sara’s HNMCP colleagues around her little finger when visiting the office.



Mark Holloway ’07 wrote, “Sydney Ruth Holloway arrived and true to her Midwestern heritage, immediately demanded some breakfast meat. She was 8 pounds, 4 ounces.  Everyone is doing well. Luke got to parade around hospital in a shirt that says “Big Brother.”


Jennifer Reynolds ’07, Associate Professor of Law and Faculty Director at the ADR Center of the University of Oregon School of Law, will be a visiting professor at Harvard Law School in 2017–18. Jen will be teaching two courses in the fall (“Civil Procedure” and a reading group titled “The Cult of ADR and Other Critiques of Alternative Practice”) and two courses in the spring semester (“Narrative Mediation” and “Advanced Negotiation: Criminal Context”). Welcome back Jen!