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CCAS Alumnus Named to Rising Star List by Super Lawyers

CCAS Alumnus Named to Rising Star List by Super Lawyers

Lonnie D. Giamela, CCAS BA ’99, has been selected for the 2013 Southern California Rising Stars list, organized by Super Lawyers.  The list recognizes attorneys who are 40 or younger whom excel in their practice and build foundations for a long-lasting career. Giamela currently serves as a managing partner of the Los Angeles office of

Eileen Gale Kugler, CCAS BA ’72

Eileen Gale Kugler, CCAS BA ’72, published her second book, Innovative Voices in Education: What It Takes to Engage Diverse Communities. She served as executive editor of the book, which highlights insights and strategies from 17 leading-edge educators and community leaders that Kugler identified around the world. Kugler is a global speaker and consultant on

Lucy Kafanov, CCAS BA ’05

Lucy Kafanov, CCAS BA ’05, has been nominated for an International Emmy Award for her work with Russia Today’s (RT) team of reporters covering the Occupy Wall Street Movement. Kafanov interviewed actor and director Mark Ruffalo at one of the protests as part of her coverage. The RT team is one of four nominees in

Ron Grover, CCAS BA ’74, GWSB MBA ’86

Ron Grover, CCAS BA ’74, GWSB MBA ’86, will become the new chief of Reuters’ Los Angeles bureau. A veteran media and entertainment reporter for Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Grover has been brought aboard to reinforce Reuters’ entertainment-business coverage, as well as to provide big-picture stories on financial and general news topics. Grover started his career with

Kenneth M. Callaway, CCAS BA ’60

Kenneth M. Callaway, CCAS BA ’60, an entrepreneur The Washington Post once dubbed a “self-made newsletter mogul,” died Dec. 8. Kenneth Miller Callaway, a native of Arkadelphia, Ark., grew up in Alexandria and graduated from George Washington High School in 1952. After serving in the Army for two years, he received a bachelor’s degree in