Lisa Bruer, formerly of Alberta, was one of 200 graduates of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies, the University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Va., during their 99th commencement ceremonies on May 7. Lisa was awarded a master of business administration degree. In 1996 Lisa earned a master's degree from Illinois School of Professional Psychology, Chicago. Her husband, Lt. Commander Dan Rieken, USN, serves with the White House Communications Agency, Washington, D.C. They have two children. Lisa is the daughter of LuDean Bruer and the late Fern Bruer.