Tag Archives: MC2007

JLINKEDIN: Moriarty – Lynch, Erin [MC2007] Commercial Compliance Spec @ BayCoast Bank



Moriarty – Lynch, Erin [MC2007]
Commercial Compliance Specialist II
Portsmouth, Rhode Island


After working in the hospitality industry during high school and college (like most native Aquidneck Islanders), I began my career at BankNewport in the fall of 2007. Over the years, I have grown with the company and learned the ins and outs of various departments. I am currently a Commercial Compliance Specialist at BayCoast Bank in Swansea, MA.

I recently became a faculty member at Kelley Ann Dance Studio in Portsmouth, which has been an integral part of my life since I learned how to walk. I am very passionate about sharing my love of dance with today’s youth.

When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my husband Bill, our son Jack and our dog Cooper.

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JLINKEDIN: Matzelle, Richard [MC2007] Marketing Dir @ Gig Werks



Matzelle, Richard [MC2007]
Marketing Director at Gig Werks
Greater New York City Area
Information Technology and Services

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JFACEBOOK: Higgins, Ashley [MC2007] returns to campus


2019 07Jul 01 Higgins

Higgins, Ashley [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Ashley is a member of the Class of 2007.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Higgins, Ashley [MC2007]

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JHQ: Alma Mater announces 2019 AHoF



General 6/10/2019 4:58:00 PM
Manhattan College Athletic Hall Of Fame Class Of 2019 Announced

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Riverdale, NY – Seven individuals have been elected to the Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2019, and one team has been selected for special recognition. The 41st annual induction ceremony and dinner will take place on Saturday, November 9.

“I am very thrilled for these former Jasper greats to be inducted into the our school’s Athletic Hall of Fame,” said Marianne Reilly ’82, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. “This class represents the broad based participation and achievement of our athletic program.

This year’s honorees are:
Nick Derba ’07 (baseball)
Andrew Hlushko ’83 (men’s soccer)
Pontus Lundqvist ’99 (men’s track & field)
Michael Mulqueen ’76 (men’s track & field)
Arthur Orlando ’61 (baseball/men’s basketball)
Emily (Rogic) Baricevic ’97 (women’s soccer)
Daniel Sullivan ’71 (men’s track & field)

Additionally, the 1978-79 women’s basketball team will be honored for its contributions as the very first women’s varsity athletic team at the college.

“My thanks to the Hall of Fame committee for their diligence and participation in the selection process,” said Joe Ryan ’81, ’86, Hall of Fame selection committee president. “We congratulate the 2019 Hall of Fame inductees and their sponsors.”

Nick Derba ’07 was a three-time All-MAAC First Team selection and a key component in the Jaspers’ 2006 team that defeated Nebraska and San Francisco in NCAA Regional Play. He helped lead Manhattan to 121 wins during his four years and finished up with 212 hits, 172 runs 26 home runs and 129 RBI, before being drafted by the St. Louis in the 2007 MLB First-Year Player Draft. Derba played six years of professional baseball in the Cardinals’ organization, rising to the Triple-A ranks and is currently is the Head Coach at the University of Maine.

Andrew Hlushko ’83 was one of the top goaltenders in program history, earning three straight Tri-State Conference honors. The 1980 Tri-State MVP as a sophomore, he helped lead the Jaspers to a 10-5-2 record, including a 7-1 league mark as a sophomore. Hlushko graduated with a then school-record 12 career shutouts, including five-straight at one point. He is also second in program history with 341 career saves, was named to the Kronenburg Invitational All-Tournament team in 1980. Following graduation, Hlushko has also served on Manhattan College School of Engineering, Electrical Department Board of Advisors for 12 years.

Pontus Lundqvist ’99 is one of the top decathletes in program history, finishing 12th at the 1999 NCAA Outdoor Championships with 7,227 points. Earlier in the year, he announced his presence on the national stage, by defeating US Olympian Tom Pappas to win the 1999 Sea Ray Relays Decathlon Title. An exceptional athlete, Lundqvist routinely scored in six to eight events at the conference meets and was the 1999 IC4A Indoor Pentathlon and 1999 IC4A Outdoor Decathlon Champion.

Michael Mulqueen ’76 was a member of the 1973 NCAA Men’s Indoor Track & Field National Championship team and was one of the Jaspers’ top hurdlers during his career. He has continued to make an impact on the sport since his graduation, having recently completed his 37th year as the Head Coach of the Rutgers University Men’s Track & Field team. During his time with the Scarlet Knights, Mulqueen has earned conference coach of the year honors on six occasions and NCAA District Coach of the Year accolades five times.

Arthur Orlando ’61 was a two-year standout for the baseball and basketball programs at Manhattan. Following an impressive senior campaign on the hardwood, he was selected to play in the 1961 Metropolitan Catholic Basketball Festival. On the diamond, Orlando was an accomplished pitcher who was offered a professional contract by the St. Louis Cardinals. Following graduation, he served as the first-ever varsity basketball coach at Clarkstown South High School, before he was taken from us way too soon at the age of 36.

Emily (Rogic) Baricevic ’97 is the most accomplished scorer in the history of the women’s soccer program at Manhattan, finishing with a program-record 40 goals and 95 points in her time in Riverdale. She broke onto the scene with a program-record 24 goals and 53 points as a freshman in 1993 en route to being named the MAAC Rookie of the Year. Both marks also rank second in the all-time MAAC record book. In large part to Rogic, Manhattan scored a program-record 53 goals and won 11 matches, which was the program standard for over 20 years.

Daniel Sullivan ’71 is one of the top cross country runners in school history. To date, he is the lone student-athlete in program history to qualify for three straight NCAA Championships, while helping lead the Jaspers to a pair of undefeated seasons. A standout on the track as well, he was a constant scoring member of the Manhattan Metropolitan Championship teams in 1968 and 1971. Sullivan returned to Riverdale as the first-ever coach of the women’s cross country and indoor and outdoor track & field programs, guiding the Jaspers to the 1986 MAAC Cross Country and 1991 MAAC Indoor Track & Field Championships.

The 41st Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place on Saturday, November 9 in the Great Room of the Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons. Registration information will be available in the fall.

With the election this year’s class, the Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame now includes 275 members.

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Baricevic, Emily Rogic [MC1997]

Derba, Nick [MC2007]

Hlushko, Andrew [MC1983]

Lundqvist, Pontus [MC1999]

Mulqueen, Michael [MC1976]

Orlando, Arthur [MC1961] 

Sullivan, Daniel [MC1971]

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JFOUND: Sundstrom, Mark [MC2007] digital producer @ PIX11 News



Mark Sundstrom

Mark Sundstrom is a digital producer at PIX11 News. Previously he worked at Fuse TV, producing and curating digital content across Fuse’s website and social media platforms. Mark has also written and reported for outlets such as PopCrush, Vibe Magazine and more.

Mark has lived in New York City for more than 15 years and is originally from Worcester, Massachusetts. Mark graduated from Manhattan College in the Bronx, where he studied journalism. He loves music and considers himself a pop culture connoisseur.

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Sundstrom, Mark [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Mark is a member of the Class of 2007.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Sundstrom, Mark [MC2007]

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JLINKEDIN: Fowler, Jennifer [MC2007] Pgm Mgr at Google



Fowler, Jennifer [MC2007] 
Program Manager at Google
San Francisco Bay Area

Self-motivated Technical Project Manager with functional expertise in large-scale development organizations. Proven track record and recognition for being a leader in effectively bridging the gaps between technology and business partners.

• Thrives in fast-paced environments; able to easily grasp complex architectures, environments and deployment models
• Develops and drives strategic solutions to optimize project and release planning
• Team-player with a “how-can-I-help?” attitude, experienced in people and vendor management in distributed global organizations
• Excellent communication skills; drives strategy for information sharing within teams to reduce redundancy and increase productivity
• Project Management expertise in infrastructure management, maintenance, and software/hardware upgrades across multi-tiered global environments

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JLINKEDIN: Ventura, Joe [MC2007] CTO @ AlphaPoint



Ventura, Joe [MC2007]
AlphaPoint CTO, Visionary, Architect, Advisor
New York, New York

AlphaPoint produces enterprise class fin-tech software based on blockchain technologies.

We can help financial institutions discover and develop their blockchain strategy and bring blockchain based solutions to market quickly and efficiently.

Our high level blockchain building blocks include exchange, asset management, clearing, analytics, order management, and a general-purpose blockchain database.

All systems are product agnostic supporting spot, futures, and options.
[crypto-currencies, equities, commodities, fx, and custom]

Deployments include:
Global and Regional Exchanges – FX, loyalty points, commodities
Commodities Exchanges – Cash settled futures contracts
Banks – Add Bitcoin accounting and exchange/conversion via an integration API
Broker Systems – A gateway for your traders with commission management
Bitcoin Liquidity – For trading desks, brokers and ATM providers

Joe is an idea man who seeks to simplify complex problems while building world class solutions. He is a true full system architect with specialties in highly secure and ultra high performance systems. His experience stems from building demanding messaging and database platforms. He obtains a track record of excellent back and front end systems for top tier financial institutions.

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