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Josh and Meghan Suddeth Hesley (‘97) welcomed their new baby girl, Hannon Wade Hesley, on May 25, 2016. Her older sister, Emory, is as proud as can be!


Miles and Lucy Timmerman Underwood (‘00) welcomed their first child, Catherine Emily Underwood, on March 30th, 2016. The Underwoods live in Zurich, Switzerland.


Celebrating the wedding of Tamara and Calhoun Hipp (‘01). Pictured left to right: Edwin Lesley (‘01)Reeve Hipp Ballew (‘97)Thomas McCutchen (‘01), Caroline Mauldin (‘01)Katharine Hubbard Atkins (‘01)Calhoun Hipp (‘01), Mimi Dial Bovard (‘01)Catherine Hipp (‘06)Grant Dennis (‘01), and Thomas Hipp (‘08). Congratulations to the bride and groom! 

Mr. and Mrs. Calhoun Hipp (‘01) were married in Austin, TX on Saturday, May 21, 2016. The wedding party included Grant Dennis (‘01)Reeve Hipp Ballew (‘97)Elizabeth Hipp Shackouls (‘00)Catherine Hipp (‘06), and Thomas Hipp (‘08).


On Saturday, June 25, 2016, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Wilkerson (‘06) were married in Columbus, Georgia. Groomsmen included fellow classmates Ben Carter (‘06), Gus Herlong (‘06), and Sadler Walker (‘06)

Lauren Holland Carter (‘06) received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Florida State University on August 6th, 2016. She is a postdoctoral fellow in Bio-Behavioral Medicine in MUSC’s Department of Psychiatry. Lauren and her husband, Kit, were married in Kiawah Island on October 17th, 2015.


A February wedding in Columbia is planned for the future Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Williams. The bride to be, Margaret Strom (‘07), met Matt while attending law school at USC. The couple will make their home in Beaufort. 

The wedding party will include Maid of Honor, Caroline Strom (‘16), Matron of Honor, Meg Alexander Thompson (past student), and Bridesmaids Catherine Savoca (‘15) and McKenna Savoca (‘16)

#heathwoodeverywhere  Frances Ellerbe (‘08) and Bo Bryan (‘07)  Summer 2016. 


A November wedding is planned for 1LT Franklin G. “Trey” Shuler, III (’08) and Sara Gabrielle “Gabby” Metropol in Columbia at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Trey is an Army Infantry Officer at Ft. Stewart, Savannah, GA and Gabby is in her third year of dental school at MUSC.

The wedding party will include fellow classmates, Philipp Boettcher (’01)Cam Foster (’07), and Eric Vanderstenhoven (’08).

Jennifer Blencowe Waites (‘08) and her husband Christian, who also attended Heathwood recently welcomed their newest addition. Meet their daughter, Riley Rose Waites. She was born on May 31, 2016. Christian graduated USC law School and will clerk for a state judge. And Jennifer received a Masters of Mass Communications from USC and is currently a producer for WIS. They reside in Columbia.


Allison Clinton and Redding Kingery (‘09) were married in Columbia, SC on July 9, 2016.  Attendees included many members of the Heathwood family. Pictured left to right: Coleman Davis (‘09), Davis Roth, Perrin Guignard (‘09)Hunter Lipscomb (‘09)Redding Kingery (‘09) - groom, Sarah Roth - Athletic Administrative Assistant, Tyler Rogers (‘09)Chris Levintis (‘09), Davis Ray (‘09),  and Preston Busbee (‘09).


​Heathwood Hall sweethearts Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hickman (’10) were married June 4, 2016 at the Lace House in Columbia. Lauren and Andrew have been together since their senior year at Heathwood. Lauren is medical school at the University of South Carolina and Andrew works for Five Point Solutions in Lexington as well as coaches basketball at Heathwood. The bride is the former Lauren Armstrong (‘10)

Congratulations to alumna Avnika Amin (’10) for having her scientific research published! Avnika is one of the authors of the recent article “Comparative Analysis of the Parent Attitude about Childhood Vaccines short scale and the five categories of vaccine acceptance identified by Gust et al.” Currently a graduate student in Public Health at Emory, Avnika was the 2010 recipient of Heathwood’s St. Michael’s Cup in Science.