Category: Birth/Adoption

note includes a birth or adoption

Heidi (Forrest) Henaire ’02 MSW and Kristopher Henaire ’03 (CLAS), ’16 MBA

Heidi (Forrest) Henaire ’02 MSW and Kristopher Henaire ’03 (CLAS), ’16 MBA announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Grace. She joins two year old brother Colton. Heidi works for the State of Connecticut as an Education Consultant and Coordinator for Deaf Services and Kris is Director of College Counseling at Chase Collegiate School in Waterbury.

Renee (Christopher) Deemy ’04 (CLAS) and Gregory Deemy ’04 (CLAS)

Renee (Christopher) Deemy ’04 (CLAS) and Gregory Deemy ’04 (CLAS) are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Riley Kate, on January 30, 2017. Riley joins her big brother, Tyler, as a big fan of Husky basketball. Mom & dad hope they will both become future Husky’s!

Phillip Champagne ’06 (CAHNR) and Krystal (Hawks) Champagne ’06 (CLAS)

Phillip Champagne ’06 (CAHNR) and Krystal (Hawks) Champagne ’06 (CLAS) welcomed their first child on July 22, 2017. Julian Phillippe Champagne weighed 7 lbs, 12 oz and measured 19 3/4″ long. The family resides in North Branford, Conn.

Jessica (Lennon) Karolidis ’06 (CLAS) & Evangelos Karolidis ’05 (CAHNR)

Jessica (Lennon) Karolidis ’06 (CLAS) and Evangelos Karolidis ’05 (CAHNR) welcomed their first daughter Penelope Maria Karolidis on June 26, 2017. Jessica and Evangelos were married June 20, 2015.

Elise (Nickerson) Marzik ’10 (CLAS) and James Marzik ’10 (ENG)

Elise (Nickerson) Marzik ’10 (CLAS) and James Marzik ’10 (ENG) are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Charles Vincent, born on September 22, 2016. Elise and James were married on April 11, 2015.

Michael Boecherer ’00 (CLAS), ’02 MA

Michael Boecherer ’00 (CLAS), ’02 MA and his wife, Victoria, welcomed Nora Johnston Boecherer on June 3rd, 2017. Baby Nora weighed in at a petite 6 lbs., 6 oz. and measured 17 1/2″ long. Mom and baby are both healthy, and Papa is happy to be outnumbered two-to-one.

Kerry (Coffey) Welton ’10 (CLAS) and Jeffrey Welton ’08 (BUS)

Kerry (Coffey) Welton ’10 (CLAS) and Jeffrey Welton ’08 (BUS) are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Madeline Dina, on March 18, 2017. Born a husky fan!

Jill (Curtis) Heslin ’04 (CLAS) and Kevin Heslin ’05 (CLAS)

Jill (Curtis) Heslin ’04 (CLAS) and Kevin Heslin ’05 (CLAS) welcomed their first son, Brian Curtis Heslin, on October 25, 2016. Jill and Kevin were married in 2009.

Kate (Moran) Connolly ’03 (CAHNR)

Kate (Moran) Connolly ’03 (CAHNR) received her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Philadelphia University in 2010. Connolly is now employed at the Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital and was named the 2016 Employee of the Year.

Kate and Daryl Connolly, MD, were married on August 31, 2013 and welcomed their daughter Clare Connolly on August 27, 2016.