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Class Notes Hawa Ogresevic 11/28/2022  
I have become a mom for the second time to a daughter born September 15th. Her name is Sofiyah and I'm so in love. Being a girl mom has changed me completely.
Class Notes Pamela J. Curtis-O'Leary 11/18/2022  
I am fortunate to have fantastic family and career I love. I am a COO & CTO for a local community mutual bank. I serve as the Chairman for a major regional community healthcare system, volunteer for other local organizations and spend time with my family. My husband supports me in all I do and I have three amazing adult children, two married, one in a committed relationship. I also have two beautiful granddaughters who make my heart sing! My life is full and I’m always learning! Best Pam class of 1984
Class Notes Michael E. Porter 9/28/2022  
I am 83 and still working full-time. I am always grateful for the wonderful North Adams State College education, which allowed me to be a junior High School Principal at age 26. - Mike Porter
Class Notes Seth Kershner 9/22/2022  
Just wanted to share news of my second co-authored book. Published by Univ. of Georgia Press over the summer, it's the first comprehensive history of a significant development coming out of WWI: the rise of ROTC together with the development of a popular movement against efforts to militarize public education in this country.
Class Notes David A. Pitcairn 9/21/2022  
David Pitcairn, NASC class of '86, died after a two-year battle with cancer on March 3, 2019. Dave was married and had two daughters. He was the owner of a contracting company in Ipswich. Dave was also a professional DJ.
Class Notes Timothy W. Herene 9/6/2022  
I have been teaching since I graduated from MCLA in 2013 with a Masters in Education. I teach special education at Hillcrest Educational Centers. I love it!!
Class Notes Daniel P. Farrell 8/30/2022  
Dan Farrell, class of 2012

Dan recently started working for the Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Immigrations services, as a software engineer. He is currently working on developing software to speed up and streamline the refugee and asylum application process.
Class Notes Jeffrey M. Brown 8/26/2022  
Jeffrey Brown ’85 has been living in Toronto for 20 years, “like the States but a bit kinder and gentler”. A lay leader in Toronto’s large Jewish community, Jeffrey has been instrumental in creating meaningful Jewish-Muslim relationships, particularly in the area of shared community security threats.

He is a tax partner with Fuller Landau LLP, a mid-sized Toronto CPA firm. US CPAs interested in opportunities in Toronto should feel free to reach out,
Class Notes Keith K. Vincent 8/3/2022  
The biggest news is my new book. I also have two more on the way.
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Class Notes Dina Guiel Lampiasi 7/28/2022  
Things are going well for me. I received an MPA/ MPP from Northeastern in 2016. I am now the Chief of Operations at the Berkshire District Attorney’s Office and I am also a Pittsfield, MA City Councilor.

I love my career and MCLA made it all possible!
Class Notes Samantha J. Giffen 7/6/2022  
Samantha Giffen '18 recently earned a Master of Education in Higher Education and Student Affairs from Salem State University. During this time, she worked in the Center for Civic Engagement and Office of Inclusive Excellence at Salem State University as well as the Office of Student Engagement at Smith College.
Class Notes Lynn C. McEnaney 6/8/2022  
Lynn started a new position as the Business Analyst/Program Manager for the Community Development Department with the City of Cambridge, MA.
Class Notes Christopher T. Kearney 11/20/2014  
Chris Kearney '92 is president and founder of Liberty Auctions and Appraisers Corporation in Boston.
Class Notes Mitchell H. Chapman 5/31/2022  
Mitchell Chapman '18, was awarded first place for best commentary at the New England Newspaper and Press Association's Better Newspaper Competition for his column "Addressing America's ugly duality." In March, he was promoted to Weekend News Editor of The Berkshire Eagle.
Class Notes Sandra L. Magill 3/10/2022  
Living the dream as a retired English teacher and Navy Captain! I split time between MA, ME, and FL.
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