English Success Stories

  • Kelly Florian ('16) is the office manager and a staff writer at the Visit Coshocton Visitors Center in Coshocton, OH.

  • Brianna Roach ('15) is an editorial assistant at Ohlinger Publishing Services in Columbus, OH.

  • Jamie Harman ('15) works at Genesis HealthCare System in Zanesville, OH. Her title is Patient Access Manager.

  • Kayla Custer ('14) works at Williams Lea law office as an Expense Clerk/Proofreader and also does website management for Thoburn United Methodist Church.
  • Jordan Estose ('14) works at a law firm in downtown Columbus, a legal solutions branch of a bigger umbrella company that provides other services in addition to law. Jordan manages and maintains all the printing equipment. He also works with the Actor’s Theatre of Columbus, and he is considering graduate studies at Ohio Dominican University.
  • Jamie Berilla-Macdonald ('13) earned a Masters in Literature at Cleveland State University (2015). She now teaches composition at Lake Erie College.
  • Adrian Matthews ('10) joined Intern Latin America, studying Spanish in Medellin, Colombia, and volunteering with FIFA to help stage the Under-20 World Cup of soccer. He moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and works at a counseling agency as a behavioral support for children with developmental, behavioral, and emotional disorders. Adrian has participated in a project in Tijuana, Mexico, called Esperanza, to build homes.
  • Hugh Martin ('09) earned an MFA from Arizona State after leaving graduating from Muskingum. While there, his chapbook, "So, How Was The War?" (Kent State UP, 2010) was published by the Wick Poetry Center. His full-length collection, The Stick Soldiers (BOA Editions, 2013), was the winner of the A. Poulin Jr. First Book Prize. He is the recipient of a Wallace Stegner Fellowship from Stanford University, the Walter Dakin Fellowship from the Sewanee Writers' Conference, and he was the inaugural winner of the Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award from The Iowa Review. His poems have appeared in journals such as The Kenyon Review, The American Poetry Review, Crazyhorse, and The New Republic. He is currently an instructor at Gettysburg College.
  • Todd Warhola ('08) works at OverDrive, an online library, based in Cleveland. He is married to Meg Thompson ('04), and they have one child, Mae.
  • Whit Arnold ('08) is working on an MFA in creative nonfiction writing at West Virginia University. He expects to graduate in 2017.
  • Meg Thompson ('04) After graduating from West Virginia University with an MFA in creative writing, Meg Thompson's poetry and prose have appeared in journals such as South Dakota Review, elimae, Harpur Palate, Hawaii Pacific Review, LUMINA, and The Journal. Her poem "Terroir" was nominated for a Pushcart. Her chapbook, Farmer, was published by Kattywompus Press. "Saying It (Where We Are)" is the title of her memoir-in-progress. She has a daughter, Mae, and is married to Todd Warhola (2008). 
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