Alumni Briefs


Wasserstrom childrenKeith Wasserstrom, W’89, L92, and his wife Jessica, EAS’90, W’90, had a baby boy, Ethan, on January 17. They met at Penn where they were cheerleading partners, and have three other children, Megan (13), Jonah (12) and Seth (8). Keith runs Agile Reporting, Inc., ( He also consults and places medical labs in doctors’ offices.

Charlotte LaCroix, L’97, held her annual crayfish festival in White House, N.J., on June 14. Class of 1997 members Bob Daisey, Juan Martinez, Beth Miller Sasfai, and Claudia Johnson got together to enjoy the day outside. They had a chance to meet each other’s children and spent the day “pulling tails.”

Daniel R. Garodnick, L’00, married Zoe L. Segal- Reichlin on May 11 at the Atlantica in Westhampton Beach, N.Y. Dan, a New York City Councilman, represents District 4 on the east side of Manhattan and is the chairman of the Land Use Subcommittee on Planning, Dispositions and Concessions. Zoe, an associate at the Manhattan law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, is also an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. She teaches negotiation.

Kyle Ethan GrossmanBrett King Grosman, L’02, and Marc Grossman are thrilled to announce the birth of their son, Kyle Ethan, on January 23. Brett, Marc and Kyle live in Port Washington, N.Y. Brett is an attorney at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP specializing in residential real estate transactions and Marc is a vice president and underwriting manager in the CIT Group’s New York Commercial Services Department.

Stephanie Sarah Prevost, L’03, married Brian James Kellogg on January 26. Stephanie and Brian live in Watertown, Mass., where Stephanie serves as vice president at Lehman Brothers/ Capital Crossing in Boston and Brian is director of operations for Boston Beer Co., which makes Sam Adams.

Lindsay Stieber, L’03, married Lee Charles Milstein on January 12 at Capitale in New York. They live in San Diego, where Lindsay is the manager of global recruiting at Latham Watkins LLP and Lee is an in-house lawyer for DivX, a new-media and technology company.

Alison B. Franklin, L’06, married Shane M. Milam, L’06, on May 11 at the Firestone Baars Chapel at Stephens College in Columbia, Mo. The couple lives in New York. Alison specializes in securities at Greenberg Traurig and Shane focuses on tax law at Dewey & LeBoeuf.

Matthew S. Blank, C’03, L’08, WG’08, married Lindsay J. Pio, GED’07, on May 3 at Congregation Rodelph Shalom in Philadelphia. The couple will be living and working in New York, with Lindsay teaching at the Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School, and Matthew working in the real estate unit of Morgan Stanley. Matthew’s father, Robert S. Blank, L’65, is a member of the Penn Law Board of Overseers and a trustee of Penn.

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