Where Are They Now?

 
WMS provides an experience that lasts a lifetime! Each month, we select an Alumna/us to feature on our website - you'll find their stories below. Do you know an outstanding alumna/us we should feature here? Send your suggestion to alumni@whitemountain.org.

List of 9 news stories.

  • Matt Michaud '02 and Tyler Randazzo '15

    What happens when a passionate alumnus pairs up with a curious WMS student to build en experiential course of study in ski design? Read on for Matt and Tyler's story!
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  • Laurah John '05

    Working Toward an Equitable and Sustainable Future

    Sustainable Development Activist • UNESCO Youth Entrepreneur 2013 • Social Change Advocate • Young Leader and Youth Mentor in Saint Lucia
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  • Ann Howell Armstrong ‘58

    "Heeding the Call to Create"
    Art and creating art have been integral parts of Ann Howell Armstrong’s life for as long as she can remember. Recognizing her passion and talent, Ann’s art teacher, Hamish MacEwan at St. Mary’s-in-the-Mountains, now The White Mountain School, encouraged her to pursue art in college and beyond.
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  • Xiaoji Zhou '14

    This month WMS is highlighting a brand new alumna, Xiaoji Zhou, Class of 2014 - read on about what she accomplished at WMS and where she is heading next!
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  • Joanne Kilgour '03, Esq.

    "My understanding of the role the natural world plays in our quality of life began at WMS, and I have carried that with me ever since.”
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  • Esthefania Rodriguez ’10

    What happens when you mix quiet determination with a whole lot of smarts, a little stubbornness and a heart the size of Mt. Washington? You get Esthefania Rodriguez ’10.
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  • Mary Martin Sherman, Ph.D. '70

    Mary Martin Sherman, Ph.D. '70 connects her love of puzzles and people with a career in science.
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  • Austin Walker '08

    Austin Walker '08, recently awarded a Fulbright grant to Kenya, will continue his research on Kenyan youth and their role in the country's development.
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  • Caleb '92 and Morgan '96 Weinberg

    Brothers, Caleb '92 and Morgan '96 Weinberg, turned the passion for skiing they cultivated at WMS into a successful career building skis.
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List of 9 news stories.

  • And now, for something a little different…

    This month we've decided to focus squarely on the newest additions to our Alumnae/i Family, the entire Class of 2015. Later this week we'll have the privilege of wishing them well and sending them off into the world with all of their great talents and dreams. We are very excited to share their work and experiences at WMS with you as this month's featured alumnae/i.



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  • Will Gadd '85

    A ceaseless explorer, self-identified obsessive competitor and a savvy businessman, Will has turned his passion for outdoor adventure sports into his career; sport into his life’s work. This month's featured alumnus shares his take on living a full life.
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  • Rona Kern O'Connor '78

    Q: What do Blake Lively, Debra Messing, and Brooke Shields have in common? A: Rona Kern O'Connor '78! Read on for more about Rona's renowned salon, Lukaro, in Beverly Hills.
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  • Dine Webster Dellenback '53, P '84

    Dine Webster Dellenback, alumna, past parent, and former trustee, has a long history with our school and as a lifelong learner.
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  • Davi da Silva '09

    Davi talks about his experiences from WMS to NIH and beyond.
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  • Chris Watson '92

    Founder of Fitness Journal, Chris Watson '92 works with individuals, coaches, businesses and federal agencies on health and wellness planning. And, his four-man cycling team recently took 1st place in the Race Across the West – a 860 mile, 24 hour a day race from Oceanside, CA to Durango, CO.
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  • John Fenoglio ‘01

    Imagine discovering your ideal career path while taking shelter in a giant shipping crate in the middle of the Black Rock Desert during a howling dust storm. That’s exactly what John Fenoglio ‘01 did - leave it to a White Mountain School graduate.
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  • Caroline Ruhl '09

    Caroline Ruhl '09 spent her time at WMS looking for ways to provide improved healthcare to international children with life-threatening illnesses. Now, at the age of 21, she's raising one.
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  • Stina Engstrom '56

    Stina Engstrom '56 donates hundreds of letters, photographs, and diaries collected from her time as a training director for the Peace Corps in Afghanistan in the late ‘60s.
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List of 9 news stories.

  • Casey Fletcher '80

    Veterinarian Casey Fletcher ’80 has long loved animals and felt an obligation to care. Read more about Casey’s life, work and the “shared WMS experience” here.
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  • Stefanie Valar '72

    Why has Stefanie Valar, Director of Gift Planning at Franklin and Marshall College, made educational advancement her life's work? Read on for Stefanie's story on giving back here.
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  • Jim Slaney '11

    When Occidental College wrote The White Mountain School to brag that Jim Slaney WMS Class of 2011 was the recipient of a much sought after summer internship at Occidental, we knew we had to learn more!
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  • David Budd '86

    David Budd '86 finds the story within his subjects and, luckily for us, his medium of choice is photography.
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  • Scott Finlay ‘76

    Scott Finlay ‘76 brings different ideas, skills and talents together in his personal life and as the Managing Director - Investments at The Finlay Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC.
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  • Kelly Cornell '04

    Kelly Cornell '04 is working hard to make the world of clothing production a little bit kinder.
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  • Solomon Diamond '93

    WMS alumnus Solomon Diamond '93 is making great strides in the fields of engineering and neuroscience, creating a cap that monitors the inner workings of the brain to detect risk of stroke and Alzheimer's.
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  • John Foss '04

    John Foss '04 spent the last year and ten months in the district of Chiripo, Turrialba in Costa Rica, working with other Peace Corps volunteers as well as locals to establish the Coopeduchi R.L., which they believe will revitalize the community.
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  • Lee Ware Bryan ‘61

    Vermont Governor, Peter Shumlin, recognized Lee Ware Bryan ‘61 for her outstanding service to the community.
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  • Parker Croft '05

    What does Parker Croft, who plays Felix on the hit ABC series Once Upon a Time, have to say about finding his way to the silver screen after The White Mountain School? Find out here!
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  • Bret Arsenault '80


    "The academic, athletic and work job experiences at WMS set me on a life path where I expected and wanted to be challenged, where I knew I could rise to the occasion, and where I learned that my actions impacted the experience of others. I carry those critical life lessons with me today." 
    Bret Arsenault '80 shares his experiences at WMS and as the Chief Information Security Officer at Microsoft. Read on for Bret's story.

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  • Alon Tatsas '93

    Alon Tatsas '93 went from WMS student to pediatric anesthesiologist.
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  • Anne Rowthorn '58

    In keeping with the spirit of the holiday season, we decided to do something different for December’s Alumna/us in the Spotlight, something that would fit with the themes of giving and gratitude in these winter months. 

    We asked author and alumna, Anne Wheeler Rowthorn ’58, to reflect on the spirit of giving and receiving. We hope that her piece below will inspire each reader to take a few minutes to consider the role of giving and gratitude in today’s busy world.
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  • Kathleen "Kit" Cooke '63

    The habits of mind, the love of an academic subject, and being a part of a larger whole which values not just learning but “learning with joy” are all reasons I went into teaching in the first place and why I remained in the field for 40 years.
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  • Lisa Santeusanio Patey '77

    Lisa Santeusanio Patey, Class of '77, is fighting fire with fire by starting her own salsa business from scratch!
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  • Phyllis Nordstrom ’71

    Phyllis Nordstrom ’71 shares her journey from structural engineer to costume designer to Executive Editor of Performing Arts of New England.
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  • Barbara McFadden Sirna '63

    Barbara McFadden Sirna '63 wants to ensure that WMS “keeps its basic belief and mission.” She believes that there is “definitely a need for small schools” like her alma mater.
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Founded in 1886 and set in the beautiful White Mountains of northern New Hampshire,
The White Mountain School is a coeducational college-preparatory boarding and day
school for students grades 9-12/PG.