Where in the World Was Wes?

Where in the World Was Wes?

28 Stops and 100s of stories later President Fugate had a busy and productive year traversing the country to meet alumnae and alumni and hear their stories of Wilson.

Having been appointed only one month before COVID-19 was declared a pandemic and the country shut down, Fugate made up for lost time and learned firsthand what the College means to her most essential and ardent supporters. After a marathon 28-stop tour of the country, he returned to Sharpe House invigorated and humbled by the welcomes he received and the outpouring of support for Wilson.

The stops are listed by location and host(s).

Allentown, Pa.—Barbara Conover ’59, Former Trustee

Atlanta, Ga.—Jennifer Nickle Banzhof ’94, Trustee and Alumni Parent

Berkeley, Calif.—Betty Lou Leedom Thompson ’60, Trustee Emerita, and her daughter, Karen Chapman

Boston, Mass.—Edward and Marsha Haley Lamson ’66

Boulder, Colo.—Leslie L. Durgin ’69, Former Trustee, and Sam Fitch

Bryn Mawr, Pa.—Patricia Westervelt Bennett ’68, Former Trustee

Chambersburg, Pa.—William and Maxine Lesher Gindlesperger ’98, Trustee

Charlotte, N.C.—(no hosts)

Chicago, Ill.— Nancy Hackett ’60

Dallas, Texas—Judith Reny Stewart ’73, Former Trustee

Greencastle, Pa.—Kathleen Wolfinger ’66 and Tracy Leskey ’90, Former Trustee

Harrisburg, Pa.—Dr. William and Jane Everhart Murray ’67, Trustee Emeriti

Kennett Square, Pa.—Margaret Hamilton Duprey and Dr. James Orsini, Trustees

Lancaster, Pa.—William P. Kiehl, Trustee and Pamela Francis Kiehl ’66, Former Trustee

Minneapolis, Minn.—Linda E. Krach, MD, ’74, Trustee

Naples, Fla.—John and Beverly Farber Wernette ’66

New Canaan, Conn.—Thomas and Charlene Cronenberg Berardino ’63

New York City, N.Y.—Loretta Hunt Marion ’61

Novato, Calif.—Lawrence Bauer, Former Trustee and Alumni Parent, and Margie Hilton

Pittsburgh, Pa.—Robin J. Bernstein, Trustee

Portland, Ore.—Susanna Neal Duke ’71, Former Trustee, and Earl Robicheaux

Princeton, N.J.—Betty Lou Leedom Thompson ’60, Trustee Emerita

Raleigh, N.C.—Priscilla Guild ’66

State College, Pa.—Terry and Janet Chamberlain Flinchbaugh ’69

Venice, Fla.—John and Julie Solleveld Osborne ’64

Washington D.C.—Trudi Warner Blair ’76, Past Board Chair and Trustee Emerita, and Hillarie Flood, Trustee

Williamsburg, Va.—(no hosts)

Winston-Salem, N.C.—(no hosts)

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