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Class Notes Jeffrey C. Gagnon 11/20/2014  
Jeffrey Gagnon '96 is now working in sales and acquisitions at Patten Sales and Marketing in Williamstown, MA.
Class Notes Lawrence Cerrito 9/24/2020  
Larry Cerrito '90 is now working at Molecular Diagnostic Company in San Diego, CA.
Class Notes Jean T. Wormwood 8/21/2020  
Jean (Harnden) Wormwood '87 recently relocated to Fort Pierce, Florida with her husband Tod. She is working remotely for Wipfli LLP as a Technology Consultant II in their Dynamics GP practice area. Jean's responsibilities include providing technical support on Dynamics GP for customers as well as QA for custom software solutions. Jean's son lives in New Hampshire and is running his own successful tree trimming business.
Class Notes Alexandra A. Romano 8/19/2020  
I, Alexandra "Alex" Romano '17, am continuing to write and edit my own fantasy novel. I started it in my senior year at MCLA, and since then, it has changed drastically. I am utilizing my Spanish minor and knowledge I gained while studying abroad in Europe in creating my fantasy world. It's been my dream to become a published author since I was young! My nine-year-old self would be so proud. Haha! Now, if I can find a publisher, I'd be all set!

I got two new jobs recently: one as a Paraprofessional in a school near Peabody, MA and the other as the Social Media Manager at a private homecare business, Care by the Coast, in Marblehead, MA. I am excited for the upcoming school year, even if it will be unconventional. And, I love the Rostron family I work for at Care by the Coast; I'm very happy there.

I've been keeping in touch with Colby Harvish '16, who has come to visit Peabody many times in the past two years. So glad we met at MCLA and that we have reconnected! I've also kept in touch with Diana Faulkner '17, who is finishing up her last year as a JET English Teacher in Japan! She's been there three years, but we still talk every week!

I like getting to catch up with other alum, like Michaela "Dino" DiNicola '16, Allie Martineau '17, and Tim Williams '17. Hope everyone is staying healthy!
Class Notes Joan M. Dario 8/18/2020  
Joan (Moraweic) Dario '69 and her husband Gino of Dalton MA recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their immediate family at a socially distanced get-together at Pontoosuc Lake in Pittsfield MA.

Submitted by Rita Trifone Sporbert '69 (Class Agent)
Class Notes Frances B. Flaherty 8/18/2020  
Fran (Bachand) Flaherty '69 is a docent at the newly opened North Adams Historical Museum at the Holiday Inn in North Adams, and also has been a docent at the Clark Museum for many years.

Submitted by Rita Trifone Sporbert '69 (Class Agent)
Class Notes Jan Myskowski 8/14/2020  
Jan Myskowski, class of 1987, co-partner of Myskowski & Matthews, a trust and estate law firm, moved the business to 15 North Main Street, Suite 204, Concord, New Hampshire, to make room for expansion in the fall of 2020. He and his writer wife, Dana Biscotti Myskowski, also class of 1987, live in Warner, NH. Their young adult children, Leo and Abby, live in Southern Maine and Bradford, NH, respectively, and each run their own businesses.
Class Notes Jessica S. Beaton 8/13/2020  
Jessica Beaton, class of 2015, lives in Boston & works at Harvard Business School in Faculty Affairs. Jessica will begin graduate school in Fall 2020, pursuing a Master of Education in Higher Education Student Affairs at Salem State University.
Class Notes James D. Conboy 8/13/2020  
James Conboy '78, just celebrated 32 years as owner-operator of CarpetFresh of Sudbury, serving Metrowest Boston with the finest in carpet and upholstery cleaning. I enjoyed seeing some alumni at Reunion 2019, and hope we can do it again when it's safe! Till then, be sure to check out the Beta Chi Gamma website on Firefox. Best wishes, Jim.
Class Notes Sarah H. Burdick 8/12/2020  
In July 2019 Drew Burdick '18 and Sarah Pudney '18 got engaged after meeting at MCLA back in 2016. The couple will finalize the purchase of their first home in Dalton, MA in just a couple days. They are eager to create new memories and make their new house a home.
Class Notes Susannah B. Sapir 8/12/2020  
Surviving the pandemic as a small business has been a challenge but 95 graduate Susannah Sapir, owner of Hippy Pilgrim found the perfect solution! When COVID struck and Farmers Markets were cancelled Susannah immediately erected a Self Service Farm Stand on her property at 32 Forest Street In Plympton, MA.

Sapir is now capable of selling her products 7 days a week year round while allowing customers a socially distant private and unique shopping experience for her gourmet handmade garlic salts and specialty seasonings.

Susannah also upgraded her website to accommodate more online ordering. Both initiatives have proven a success and she couldn't be more happy to still be in business and supported by her local community.
Class Notes Benjamin C. Warren 8/12/2020  
Ben Warren '11: Getting married on August 22nd in Montague, MA. Will be surrounded by family and a few close MCLA friends, fraternity brothers. Ran into many hardships in planning around COVID pandemic restrictions. Luckily my future wife is a very detailed person and I have plenty of event planning experience from my days in the Pines fraternity, student government and other clubs/activities. Nothing has been quite like this.

I'm eternally grateful to have a job right now as an emergency service mental health clinician. I've been holding up at home throughout the pandemic engaging clients through telehealth services, but with these troubling times I've also been called in to local emergency departments. Keeping safe, wearing PPE, washing my hands, keeping safe distancing.

I hope everyone in the MCLA community and beyond are staying healthy and safe. I've been trying to keep active (biking, home workouts, hikes), making art, and zoom get togethers with friends and family.

Much love and hope to you all!
Class Notes Robert C. Campbell 5/29/2020  
I'm (Rob Campbell '90) a retired Army Colonel who began his career at MCLA through ROTC (a branch of UMASS ROTC). I've written 2 books (second one in production). Here is my website:

My wife, Leslie (Hamp) Campbell '90 is an accomplished Artist who has traveled to France and Bulgaria and appeared in local and national publications. She recently appeared in "In Her Studio" Fall edition. Best to view her works through Instagram:

Her website, will be live soon.
Class Notes Thomas M. Rimer 2/13/2020  
Tom Rimer '06 is the Director of Admissions at Willow Hill School (a small private school for students with learning differences), in Sudbury, Massachusetts. He has been at WHS since 2008. At MCLA, Tom was an original member of the Harlequin Musical Theater Club (before it was even called Harlequin) and one of its earliest presidents. He was part of the board that selected its current name. He also co-hosted a popular radio show on WJJW (Friday nights from 4-6) for four years. He majored in English/Communications and received his secondary education license.
Class Notes Lynne M. Markley 2/11/2020  
Lynne (Caouette) Markley. Class of 1982.

Currently living in Remington, Virginia on a registered black angus cattle farm with my husband Michael and two children Russell (21) and Emily (16). I work for the Fauquier Public Library.
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