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Spring 2015: 2000s


Derek Conrad, Tuscarawas, Ohio, passed the exam administered by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a staff accountant for Rea & Associates Inc., a regional CPA and consulting firm and is on the firm’s government services team. 


Katy (Watts) Klettlinger, MLIS ’06, Crestline, Ohio, joined the State Library of Ohio as library consultant within the department of library programs and development. She will help libraries with space planning, digitization and strategic planning. 

Alumni Association MemberSara Sampson, MLIS, Columbus, Ohio, was appointed assistant dean for information services, law library director and senior lecturer at Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. 


Julie Mujic, MA, PhD ’12, Milford, Conn., was among 28 full-time professors chosen from across the United States to attend a 2014 conference in Chicago titled, “The Creation of the Modern American City: Chicago from 1830 to 1910,” which was hosted by the Council of Independent Colleges. Mujic, a history professor at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, teaches U.S. history survey courses and upper-level electives focusing on 19th-century U.S. history.

David Rubens, Akron, Ohio, joined The University of Akron Wayne College as director of athletics. He previously worked there as assistant men’s basketball coach for several years. 


Joshua Berns, Galena, Ohio, joined the Ohio-based law firm of Weston Hurd LLP, Columbus office, as an associate. He will focus his practice on commercial, civil and general litigation, as well as insurance coverage and insurance defense matters. 

Sarah Lund-Goldstein, MLIS ’09, Kent, Ohio, started an archives consulting firm in Kent called Institutionalized: Archives and Records Management Specialists. The company focuses on corporate and organizational history. It also works on general digitization needs and oral histories/testimonials. Follow @CorpArchivists on Twitter.


Sarah Burris, MFA, MLIS ’13, Panama City, Fla., works at the information desk in the Bay County Public Library in Panama City, Florida. 


Sasha Griffin, MLIS, Decorah, Iowa, is university archivist and a special collections librarian at Denison University.