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Shana A. Muhammad

Carl Frank Puleo

From Shana A. Muhammad: 2016 was a big year for Leigh Dorris Woods, she and husband Seth purchased their first home, celebrated their one year wedding anniversary, and welcomed their first child, Charlie.

Clint Woods married Amy Arlinghaus in Lexington, KY in November. Clint’s bridal party included fellow Mary Washington alum, his sister Carly Woods ’04, Nick Franciose, and Shana Muhammad.

Caitie Eck and her husband Erik continue to build their small empire in Ft. Meyers, FL. They purchased another house and will welcome a baby in 2017.

Rebecca Christ Alwine and her husband Steven are currently living at Fort Huachuca, Arizona and welcomed their third child, Gregory Tallmadge Alwine, in May. The couple celebrates their 10th wedding anniversary this year and are planning a move to Fort Gordon in the summer of 2017.

Kirk Roberts and his wife Lauren welcomed the birth of their child Ellis on Valentine’s Day 2016. The little one is starting to toddle around the house and wife Lauren already wants another one.

Dr. Mark Safferstone, MBA ’06, Executive Director, UMW Campuses at Stafford and Dahlgren, retired in June 2016 after 19 years at UMW. He and his wife, Sharon, celebrated their 30th anniversary in November 2016 and relocated to Cape Cod, MA in December 2016.