Northwest NEWS

February 14, 2000


Harm - Nelson

Wedding: Harm - Nelson

   Natalee Harm and John Nelson were married on March 20, 1999, at the Hollywood Schoolhouse in Woodinville.

   Natalee is the daughter of Bill and Lenny Harm of Covington. She is a 1993 graduate of Kentwood High School and a 1997 graduate of Washington State University with a degree in communications. She is employed by Microsoft in their human resources department.

   John is the son of John and Robyn Nelson of Woodinville. He graduated from Woodinville High School in 1990 and from Western Washington University in 1994 with a degree in business marketing. Currently, he is a project manager for Safeco.

   The couple has made their home in Issaquah.

Pisconski - Gordon

Wedding: Pisconski - Gordon

   Laura Katherine Pisconski and Richard John Gordon were married on June 19, 1999, at St. Jude Church in Redmond.

   Laura is the daughter of Nancy and Joseph Pisconski of Woodinville. She graduated from Woodinville High School in 1992 and from Western Washington University in 1996. She completed the coursework for her master's degree in liberal studies at DePaul University in Chicago and is currently working on her thesis.

   Rick is the son of Kathy and Larry Gordon of Woodinville. He is a 1992 WHS graduate and a 1997 University of Washington graduate. He is now working on his master's degree in marine biology at the University of Maine.

   The couple is living in Bangor, Maine. Laura does editorial work for an academic journal at the university, while Rick attends school and works as a research assistant.

Lorette - Baer

Engagement: Lorette - Baer

   Nicole Lorette and Brian Baer have announced their engagement. The couple plans a July 9th wedding in Bothell.

   Nicole is the daughter of Allan and Sally Lorette of Woodinville. She is a 1995 graduate of Woodinville High School and a 1999 graduate of Western Washington University with a degree in psychology. Currently, she is the director for the Before and After School Program at the Alderwood Boys and Girls Club.

   Brian is the son of Richard and Sheryl Baer of Woodinville. He is also a 1995 graduate of WHS and will graduate later this year from Western with a bachelors degree in biochemistry. He plans on pursuing his Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry from the University of Washington in the fall.