Kellogg Magazine  |  Spring/Summer 2015




Linda (Smith) Leftrict is now executive vice president of Marketing and Enrollment for Connections Education, a Pearson Company with K-12 online schools and programs (Connections Academy). Previously, she was CMO of the U.S. and online division of Laureate Education, after launching Splenda with Johnson & Johnson. Linda and her husband, Fred, live in the Washington, D.C. area.

Boris Steffen has joined RSM US LLP as the director and southeast leader of the Financial Investigations and Dispute Advisory Services practice. He advises corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, investment funds and law firms requiring assistance with investigations and resolving disputes pertaining to interests and claims involving antitrust, bankruptcy and contracts. He also advises on intellectual property, international arbitration, mergers and acquisitions, securities, valuation, white collar, and taxes.

Missy Lavender recently published two groundbreaking books for girls, Riding the Potty Train, and Below Your Belt: How to Be Queen of Your Pelvic Region to provide pelvic health education to little girls, tweens and teens (and their moms!). Missy is the founder of Women’s Health Foundation (WHF), a nonprofit organization based in Chicago, a pioneer in championing pelvic health and wellness for women of all ages.