What the class of 2017 will be up to after they walk across the stage on May 21:

A

Accetta, Jordon– working for Wells Fargo in Charlotte, N.C.

Alderman, Wil– working as a dealer, service and credit analyst for Ford Credit

Atwood, K.J.– working as a business consultant in Turkey

Aurednik, Matthew– enlisting in the U.S. Navy

B

Batista, Emily– pursuing a Master of Science in business analytics at Wake Forest University School of Business

Bauknight, Connor– attending the University of South Carolina School of Law

Benedict, Kathleen– attending physician’s assistant school at the Medical University of South Carolina

Bentley, Alexander– taking a gap year before pursuing a Ph.D. in herpetology

Berardo, Brandon– joining the Peace Corps and working as an English teacher in western China

Bernstein, Sami–working for a startup, Markett, in Los Angeles, Calif.

Bowers, Austin– attending the University of South Carolina School of Law

Britton IV, Linwood Patterson– working as a development analyst for the self-storage division of Johnson Development Associates

Brown, Anastasia– attending occupational therapy school with a concentration in hippotherapy and a specialization in patients with special needs and disabilities

Brown, Pep– attending the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University

Bunn, Carlton Edward– pursuing a Master of Professional Accountancy at Clemson University and then working at PricewaterhouseCoopers

C

Caffy, Savannah– teaching English in northwest France

Carlson, Taylor– working as an associate relationship manager at Live Oak Bank in Wilmington, N.C.

Cooke, Lindsay– working as an ABA Line Therapist at the Project Hope Foundation

Craig, Sydney– working in wealth and investment management at Wells Fargo in Charlotte, N.C.

Crawford, Lauren– attending Wake Forest School of Medicine

Crotts, Olivia– working as a behavior therapist for the Early Autism Project in Atlanta, Ga. and also marrying Robert Levin ‘14

Cullen, Taylor– working as a financial analyst for Wells Fargo Commercial Real Estate Group in Charlotte, N.C.

D

Dickson, Kirkland– attending the University of South Carolina School of Law

Dillon, Caroline H.– pursuing an M.A. in management at Wake Forest University School of Business

Dossaji, Sana– attending the Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Duckworth, Ashley– attending Washington and Lee School of Law

Dwyer, Shannon– entering the workforce

E

F

Fant, Lillian– working as a technical associate at Milliken & Company R&D

Funk, Katy– working as the manger for children’s programs at the Bridge Community Center

G

Gallegos, Jose– attending the Medical University of South Carolina

Gibson, Kate– entering the workforce for a while before returning to school for a master’s degree

Grant, Savannah Hollis– taking a gap year before applying to dental school

Grieves, Will– working as a financial analyst for Scan Source in Greenville, S.C.

Guarisco, Leah– attending physician’s assistant school beginning in 2018

H

Hayworth, James– attending graduate school for chemical oceanography

Heard, James– pursuing a Master of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, N.C. and also married Jillian Heard ‘15 (previously Cothran) on Feb. 11, 2017.

Heath, Garrett– teaching outdoor education in Iceland

Heatherly, Carson– attending the accelerated nursing program at the Medical University of South Carolina

High, Alyse– pursuing a job in the sports industry

Hill, Kayla D.– pursuing a master’s degree in healthcare administration at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Huber, Merritt– pursuing a career in finance in either Atlanta, Ga. or Nashville, Tenn.

Hughes, Ann Casey– pursing a Ph.D. in applied mathematics at the University of Colorado Boulder

I

J

Johnson, Kass– pursuing a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences at Case Western Reserve University

Jolly, Erica– attending the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, S.C.

Jones, Lauren– attending the University of South Carolins School of Medicine in Greenville, S.C.

Jones, Madison T.– teaching high school English in Charleston, S.C.

K

Kaplan, Tanner– pursuing a master’s degree in sports management at Baylor University and continuing her soccer career

Keels, Aaliyah– attending the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Greenville, S.C.

Kitchens, Albert– working as a fly fishing guide at A Bar A Ranch ranch in Wyoming

Kulman, Spencer– pursuing the Major League Baseball draft

L

Lance, Elliot– pursuing a Doctor of Physical Therapy at the Medical University of South Carolina

Leaphart, Alex– working as a full-time wedding and portrait photographer

Leaphart, Taylor– working as a financial analyst at OTO Development

Lifer, Faith– pursuing a film internship with the goal of eventually attending film school

M

Madden, Sarah– seeking full-time employment in marketing, communications or therapeutic horsemanship… anything that will provide for herself and her horse.

Marron, David– attending law school

Martin, Catherine– pursuing a career in sports reporting

Matthew, Sheron– taking a gap year before attending physician’s assistant school

May, Dylan– pursuing a Master of Business Administration and continuing his baseball career

McCorkle, Kelly– attending the Medical University of South Carolina’s College of Dental Medicine

McCrackin, Rylie– attending the accelerated nursing program at the Medical University of South Carolina

McCully, Virginia– pursing a Master of Art in communications at Queen University in Charlotte, N.C.

McDonald, Mary– pursuing a career in early childhood education

McGregor, Rebecca– pursuing a Master of Education in psychology-applied developmental science at the University of Virginia

Meggs, Jessica– working as the director of youth and young adult ministries at John Knox Presbyterian Church in Greenville, S.C.

Metts, Jordan– joining the AmeriCorps City Year program in Columbia, S.C. before continuing her education in either graduate or law school

Minor, Eleanor– pursing a Master of Accountancy at Clemson University

Mills, Elizabeth– working as an ABA Line Therapist for the Project Hope Foundation

Morton, Julie– pursuing a master’s degree in mass communication at Louisiana State University

Mossburg, Jurdan– taking a gap year to hike the Appalachian Trail and apply to graduate school

N

Nicholson, Benjamin E.– attending the University of South Carolina School of Law

O

Ogburn, Sam­– pursuing a master’s degree in financial analysis at the London Business School in London

Olano, Isabel– attending the accelerated nursing program at the Medical University of South Carolina

Osteen, Tripp– graduating as a 2nd Lt. in the U.S. Army Reserves at the 346th Military Police Detachment in Nashville, Tenn. Also planning to attend law school

P

Padgette, Virginia Alyssa– working as a staff accountant at Blackbaud in Charleston, S.C.

Paschal, Chris– attending the University of South Carolina School of Law

Peay, Jay– pursuing a Master of Accounting at Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management

Phillips, Maddie– working as an associate relationship manager at Live Oak Bank in Wilmington, N.C.

Pierce, Caleb– avoiding the inescapable singularity of material and spiritual impoverishment

Pile, Quintin– pursuing a Master of Business Administration and continuing his baseball career

Pruitt, Alex– working as an analyst for Capital Finance Group in Charlotte, N.C.

Pugh, Julie– attending the Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Q

R

Rainer, Olivia­– taking a gap year to work as a scribe at a hospital and do research before attending medical school

Reynolds, Holly– working as a math teacher at Dorman High School’s freshman campus

Rice, Jonathan– entering the Quantitative Systems Biology Ph.D. program at the University of California Merced

Rich, Megan– working for the Advisory Board Company in Washington D.C.

Roche, Elizabeth– working as a staff accountant in Atlanta, Ga.

Rousse, Chuck– playing a fifth season of football at Wofford before pursuing a job in banking

S

Sally, Palmer– pursuing a Master of Science in business analytics at Wake Forest University School of Business

Sanders, Katie– attending the University of Tennessee College of Law

Sarb, Sarah Jean– attending Emory University School of Law

Schwab, Alexandra– attending medical school

Schwarzentraub, Katherine– pursuing a career in the international education field

Schweers, Gloria Morgan– pursing a Master of Professional Accountancy at Clemson University

Sheehan, Chris– studying emergency management in graduate school and continuing his baseball career

Shisler, Britt– working as the community development coordinator for the Savannah Bananas Baseball Team in Savannah, Ga.

Sillman, Rachel– pursuing a doctorate in pharmacy at the Medical University of South Carolina

Smith, Lani– attending the University of South Carolina College of Social Work

Summers, Rob– attending the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Greenville, S.C.

Szostak, Kevin– working as the project lead for ­Planning and Strategic Initiatives for the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce in Summerville, S.C.

T

Thompson, Alex– working as an associate relationship manager at Live Oak Bank in Wilmington, N.C.

U

Usher, Anna– pursuing a master’s degree in social work in Charlotte, N.C.

V

Varn, Ellie– working as the sports marketing intern for Wofford Athletics

Virani, Danish– entering the workforce and pursuing a master’s degree in data science

W

Waln, Carson– pursuing a career as a pharmaceutical sales representative

Waters, Katherine– entering the workforce

Wichmann, Joe– working as part owner and manager of Mobile Fleet Clean

Wielgus, Savannah– working in marketing in Charlotte, N.C.

Wiseman, Jordan– pursing a master’s degree in art management at American University in Washington, D.C.

White, Andrew McLean–pursuing a Master of Science in biomedical science at Campbell University

White, Caity– attending the Medical University of South Carolina

White, David Ross– pursuing a Master of Science in biomedical science at Campbell University

X

Y

Z

Zhang, Yumeng– pursuing a master’s degree in international affairs at George Washington University

 

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