———————————————————— The Past . . . ————————————————————

  Margaret Thom

  Communications Manager

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———— . . . and The Present ————

My sister Rachel (Westtown '80, now Rachel Haverkos),
Me, and my "boyfriend," Mark Pelnar.

——————————————————— 1978 Reunion Questionnaire ———————————————————

  1) The important people in my life (spouses, partners, children) are...  
Mark Pelnar, my family, and my community.

  2) I went to Westtown because…  
(no response provided.)

  3) My occupation is an Communications Manager and Westtown prepared me for it by …  
I'm currently working as a Communications Manager for an issues oriented marketing communications and program planning firm that specializes in serving non-profits in education, the arts, the environment, and community development.

  4) My life’s greatest moments and challenges (to date) would be …  
A small moment was sitting on a plane next to someone whose wife worked for Julia Van Roden's husband and who saw me reading something from Westtown.

  5) Westtown’s most inspirational faculty, classmate, friend (multiple choices accepted) would have to be …  
I'm grateful for all the faculty because, as I've gotten older, I realize how hard their jobs were. Some were especially good and caring.

  6) The most memorable time I broke the rules would be when I …  
... was put on probation for standing outside girls' end after "on dorm" time with a certain person.

  7) Was there a point in your life when you recognized any benefit from your time at Westtown?  
When I got to College because being away from home was no big deal by then.

  8) Do you plan to attend the 25th year reunion in May?  
I had a wonderful time at our 10th and 20th reunions, however, I don't think I will be able to make the 25th because I will be preparing for a conference I will be attending the following week and weekend in California. I hope everyone has a wonderful time.