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Class of 1970 Reunion

 

Catch up with the Class of 1970

As a way to catch up with our classmates prior to our virtual gathering, we encourage all classmates to fill out the Alumni Class Reunion Questionnaire. All submissions will be posted below.

 

Richard Davis
Spouse: Candace Davis
Employment History: I served for 35 years as a parish minister in the Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Sidney, Ohio; Dayton, Ohio; Glacier National Park, MT; Grand Canyon National Park, AZ; Death Valley, CA; Mt. Airy, MD; Mt. Savage, MD; St. Leonard, MD; Baltimore, MD; Glenn Dale, MD; Beltsville, MD; Stanardsville, VA; Kearneysville, WV.
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Master of Divinity from United Theological Seminary, Dayton, OH
Children’s Name & Age: Two Daughters: Rachel, 45 and Sarah, 43
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Saylor, 15; Savian, 14; Shevaun, 10; Chloe, 8; Willow, 6
Hobbies: In the past I enjoyed woodworking and fixing up our cabin and camping. More recently, we have been square dancing, taking walks, traveled to Alaska, Hawaii, Caribbean, Israel, all over the U.S., and working with our church.
Albright Memories: Playing pickup games of basketball in the gym, playing varsity baseball, working with KTX, singing with Chapel Choir.

 

Linda (Cooper) Fauth
Spouse:
Roy Fauth
Employment History: Queen Anne’s County Schools, Centerville, Md for 2 years as a Special Education teacher.; Warren County Technical School, Washington, N.J.for 3 years as a related math and science teacher; YWCA, Gettysburg, PA for 4 years as a PreSchool Teacher; Upper Adams School District in Biglerville, PA for 26 years as a Family and Consumer Science Teacher.
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Chestertown, MD; Carlisle, PA and Gettysburg, PA
Advanced Degrees after Albright: M.Ed. in Curriculum and Teaching from Penn State University in 1982
Children’s Name & Age: Ryan Fauth (born in 1976) graduated from University of Delaware in 1999 with a degree in Computer Sciences. Working for a Software company in Wilmington DE. Married Abby Davis in June, 2008, who he met at U.D. Lives in Landenberg, PA. Megan Fauth Landes (born in 1979) graduated from Albright in 2001 with a degree in Elementary Education. Married Mike Landes in 2004. They met at Albright and moved to Maui, HI in 2004. They are both teaching in Lahaina, HI.
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Megan and Mike’s children are Ethan Landes (born in 2008) and Olivia Landes (born in 2012. Ryan and Abby’s children are Phoebe (born in 2010) and Stella (born in 2012).
Hobbies: Since I retired in 2011, I have made several quilts and many quilted projects. I was singing before Covid with a Civic Chorus in Gettysburg and a Choral Society.
I have been swimming including a couple of open swim races at the Chesapeake Bay. Knitting keeps me busy daily and on plane and car trips. I have enjoyed making a few dresses and pj’s for the grandchildren. Making masks and protective gear during the pandemic kept my sewing skills up to date. Roy and I have enjoyed several bike trips now that we have new bikes with big seats!!
Albright Memories: Still remember being on the phone with my Dad, telling him everything was fine during our sit-in at the library…as the boys marched through the dorms singing..we shall overcome!! oops…And oh yes, sneaking out of Smith Hall to Dunkin Donuts (in Roy’s car) while my roomie held open the door for my return. (C.K.) will be known by her initials.

 

Roy Fauth
Spouse: Linda Cooper
Employment History: My first job was in Buttzville, N. J. at the United Methodist Church. After seminary, we moved to Allison United Methodist Church in Carlisle, PA for three years. I then received privilege of call and joined the United Church of Christ and we moved to Trinity United Church of Christ in Gettysburg Pa where I served the congregation33 years until retirement in 2011.
Advanced Degrees after Albright: From Princeton Seminary, I received a Masters of Theology in 1972. I competed the Doctors of Theology in 1975
Children’s Name & Age: Ryan Fauth, 44 and Megan Fauth Landes, 41
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Ryan and Abby’s children are Phoebe, 10 and Stella, 8. Megan and Mikes children are Ethan, 12 and Olivia, 8.
Hobbies: I have enjoyed playing the piano, wood working, flower gardening, working on our lawn at the lake, visiting our family in Hawaii, reading, and traveling to Europe.
Albright Memories: Working in the dishwashing room! Oh yes, my mustang was parked between two very nice cars, yet…someone stole my car (it was recovered)!!

 

Katherine (Ellenberger) Haines
Spouse: Robert Haines
Employment History: 1970-1980 variety of positions associated with retail sales; 1980-2003, Manager of the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of California Irvine; 2003-2011, Assistant Dean of Administration, School of Humanities, University of California Irvine
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Costa Mesa,California and Santa Ana, California
Children’s Name & Age: Elizabeth Haines, 41 and Diana Haines Garrett, 37
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Wade Garrett, 1
Hobbies: Knitting, Reading and Traveling
Albright Memories: Singing in choir with Dr. Williamson, Belonging to Gamma Sigma Sigma service sorority and Anatomy class

 

Suzanne Heilman
Employment History: Home Economics Teacher, Vashti School, Thomasville, GA 1970-72;Coordinator of Volunteers, Meals-On-Wheels. Williamsport, PA, 1973-1974;Staff, Ecumenical Institute/Institute of Cultural Affairs, Philadelphia, Richmond, Memphis, Denver, U.S.A., Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Australia 1974-1990; National Corrective Training Institute, Denver, CO and Denver Health and Hospital, Community Nutrition and WIC Educator,1990-1996; Volunteer, Center for Independent Living North Central PA and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Williamsport, PA 1996-2014; Visitor for Activities Dept. Williamsport Home and Receptionist for Center for Independent Living/Roads to Freedom, Williamsport, PA, Experience Works, 2014-2017
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: See Employment History
Advanced Degrees after Albright: 7 credits, Graduate School Home Ec. Education, Penn. State University, University Park, PA; Associate in Applied Science, Dietetic Technology, Westminster Community College, Westminster, CO 1985-1987; Dietetic Technician Registered, American Diabetes Association, 1987-1997; Certificate, The Human Development Training School, Institute of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, Illinois 1979
Hobbies: Singing, Piano, Reading, Scrapbooking, Facebook, swimming
Albright Memories: Staying overnight in Albright Court, the kindness and caring from students and staff when I was very ill during my Junior and Senior years, Chapel and Concert Choir, working in the Dining Hall and Selwyn Hall desk…

 

Janet (Fick) Hindler
Spouse: Dennis Signorovitch
Employment History: VA Hospital, Durham, NC; Bio Science Labs, Los Angeles; Children’s Hospital, Oakland CA; Cedars-Sinai Med Center, Los Angeles; UCLA Health, Los Angeles (1977-2017); Los Angeles County Public Health (2018-present)
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Durham, NC; San Francisco; Los Angeles (1976-present)
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Medical Lab Science, Duke University (1971) & Masters Science, University of California San Francisco (1976)
Children’s Name & Age: Stepchildren: James Signorovitch; Sarah Signorovitch Kelley
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Jacob, Alex, Susan, Jane (ages 2-12)
Hobbies: Traveling, Hiking, Cooking, Volunteering for professional organizations
Albright Memories: Professor Daniel Bell and the bats; pretzel donuts at breakfast; waitressing in dining hall; Crick’s corner; the Pagoda; the Temptations; library sit-in; Phi Beta Mu

 

William Huebner
Spouse: Sharon Huebner
Employment History: Pharmacia Laboratories; Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceuticals; Novartis Pharmaceuticals; MOVA Labs/Zoetica; Gallaway Plastics; Flippin’ Out Gymnastics
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Glen Ridge, NJ and Clifton, NJ
Advanced Degrees after Albright: MAT – Montclair University
Children’s Name & Age: William H. Huebner III, 45; Kathleen Lohse, 43 and Amy Huebner, 39
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Lucas (6), Sophia (4), Bella (2) Huebner; Jordan (10), AJ (8), Michael (5) Lohse; Matias (4), Beatriz (1) Huebner-Nehra
Hobbies: Gardening, remote control model airplanes

 

Terry Jones
Spouse:
Sally Jones
Employment History: Health Insurance Sales Executive – Pennsylvania Blue Shield (1970-1985), Capital Blue Cross (1985- 2001), Highmark Blue Shield (2001-2010)
Sales Consultant – JRGAdvisors (2010-2013) Retired 2013
Child’s Name & Age: Kate Jones Gorney – 40
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Raymond Gorney – 8, Benjamin Gorney – 6, Jessica Gorney – 3
Hobbies: Beach Bum & Bad Golfing
Albright Memories: Good – APO Brotherhood and Varsity Football (Coach Pottsie!, Coach Popp); Bad – French 1 – Madame Boyle!! and Appendicitis Freshman Year

 

Cynthia “Cindy” Knisley (Schauer)
Employment History: As language instructor, German and Latin: Neshaminy School District, Great Valley School District, Villanova University as Graduate Assistant, Delaware County Community College, and Eastern College; As Curriculum Leader for World Languages: Downingtown Area School District
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Drexel Hill, Broomall, and West Chester, Pa, plus Munich, Germany, while facilitating student exchange programs
Advanced Degrees after Albright: MA in German Language and Literature, Villanova University, 1989
Children’s Name & Age: Three wonderful adult children: Andrew, Amy, and Julie
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Five dear grandchildren: Wesley, Melanie, Kiersten, Rebecca, and Nathaniel, ages 4 through 18
Hobbies: Travel and volunteer work (pre-pandemic), baking bread, reading and writing, collecting fabric and sewing quilts, playing MahJongg, taking online university classes, weaving
Albright Memories: Concert Choir trips, Domino Club, German Honor Society banquets, working behind the scenes in the dining hall ….. the year the Four Tops came to campus for a performance and left enraged during the intermission due to a pay dispute

 

Gary Knisely
Spouse: Vicki Knisely
Employment History: Intern, U.S. Senator Richard Schweiker, Washington DC -January-June 1969; Alexander & Alexander Law-October 1973-October 1977-Associate; Stumpf & Knisely Law-October 1977 to September 1980-Partner; Hanover Foods Corporation-September 1980-June 2015-Executive Vice President, Secretary and Counsel
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Carlisle, PA.; Wellsville, PA.; Dover, Pa.-Principal Residence; Atlanta, GA. Second Residence
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Dickinson School of Law-Juris Dcotorate
Hobbies: European Travel, Horseback Riding, Landscaping, Singing in Church and Men’s Choir, Reading
Albright Memories: Playing one of the leads in Once Upon the Mattress with the Domino Players; Choir Tours with the Albright Choir, Dionne Warwick, Fifth Dimension and Chicago concerts

 

Paul Lehatto
Spouse: Jacqueline Lehatto
Employment History: Retired from Black & Veatch, Overland Park, KS
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Philadelphia; Long Beach, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Milwaukee, WI; Kansas City, MS and San Clemente, CA
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Masters in Economics, UCLA
Children’s Name & Age: Annie, 42 and Zack, 38
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Max, 4; Xavi, 3 and Charlie, 1
Hobbies: Swimming
Albright Memories: Met Jacque; Pi Tau Beta; Professor Balesteros

 

Stephanie Lovinger
Employment History: Owned Steph’s Hallmark for 10 years, college bookstore manager at local colleges
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Kfar Blum, Israel; Phoenixville and West Chester in Pennsylvania; Davie and Tamarac, Florida since 1977
Advanced Degrees after Albright: MS Educational Research, West Chester College
Children’s Name & Age: None
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: None
Hobbies: Volunteer at Big Brothers/Big Sisters for 40+ years, reading , local political activity.
Albright Memories: Many, the library take over, psychology classes, making lifelong friends.

 

Janet (Schuld) Moyer
Spouse: Ed Moyer (Class of ’69)
Employment History: Research Associate National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA); Senior Research Associate, Center for Family Research, George Washington University; Senior Research Associate, Dept. of Psychiatry, George Washington University; Staff, Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ, Bethesda, MD; Retired 2018.
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Hyattsville, MD & Bethesda, MD (1975 – present)
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Master of Science, Family & Community Studies, University of Maryland
Children’s Name & Age: Ariel Moyer 41 (married to Haim Hechtman) & Brian Moyer 37 (married to Vivian Djen)
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Sawyer Bear Hechtman Age 2
Hobbies: Volunteer work, taking online courses through a local university, reading
Albright Memories: Working in the radio station WXAC

 

Sandra Noble
Employment History: I’ve had a 30+ year career as an IT professional, working on private sector and public sector projects. After the affordable care act, did some healthcare consulting helping physicians implement electronic health records. Then consulting with state governments implementing Medicaid related projects. I’ve also launched multiple entrepreneurial ventures, including my current marketing agency, Noble Wise Marketing. Specializing in LinkedIn lead generation services for business-to-business companies. Now transitioning into email marketing – online course and services. So, I’m still at it.
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Cleveland, OH for 23 years. For work assignments, 2 yrs temporary part time in Detroit MI and several months in Columbus, OH, all while living in Cleveland. Been living in Atlanta, GA for last 27 years.
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Masters in Business Administration

 

Barbara (Hollman) Palmer
Spouse: Forrest Palmer
Employment History: Home Economics teacher: Schuylkill Valley. Leesport Pa, ’70-’71; Bel Air Middle School, Bel Air, Md ’72-’74; K para pro, Tallahassee, Fla.,’79-’80; K para pro Lilburn Ga ’02-’13; Christian Education Educator: Ist Presbyterian Ch, Waynesboro, Va, ’77-’78; Interim CE, Belmont, NC, ’80-’82; Childern and Family CE Sardis Presbyterian, Charlotte, NC ’82-’92; CE Interim, Consultant, Workshop & Retreat leader in Atlanta Presbytery, Churches ’92-’11
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Fleetwood , Pa, Bel Air, Md, Waynesboro, Va, Tallahassee, Fla, Belmont NC, Charlotte, NC, Stone Mt, Ga., Dunbar, WV
Advanced Degrees after Albright: MA in Christian Education from the Presbyterian School of Christian Education, Richmond Va, 1977
Children’s Name & Age: David Palmer: age 40 married to Christine in 2011 & Tim Palmer: age 38 married to Jenny in 2007
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Twins, Graham and Colin, age 5, parents- Tim & Jenny; Lots of grand pets: David & Christine
Hobbies: Visiting family & friends, church volunteer, travel/cruising, swimming & snorkeling, hiking, crafts, reading
Albright Memories: Friends, dorm life, campus life, Gamma Sigma Sigma sisters, Living in Selwyn Cottage, working in the dining hall

 

Mary (Moyer) Reichman
Spouse: Ronald Reichman
Employment History: NCR Corporation, Dayton, Ohio; Bethesda Hospital, Hornell, NY; Ira Davenport Hospital, Bath, NY; Belmont Central School, Belmont, NY; Erie 1 BOCES, West Seneca, NY
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Dayton, Ohio; Angelica, NY; Canisteo, NY; Cuba, NY; Myrtle Beach, SC
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Masters In Education, St Bonaventure
Children’s Name & Age: Jeremy, 46 and Aaron, 43
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Elijah, 1; Addison, 10; Carter, 10 and Zaven, 8

 

John Ryder
Spouse:
Elizabeth McQuillen
Employment History: Self Employed Attorney at Law, 1985 to present; Staff attorney – Office of the Public Defender; Staff attorney, Legal Aid Society of Morris County; Director, Mental Health Law Project; Township Attorney – Nutley, NJ; Director, Mental Health Law Project; Adjunct Professor, Essex County College; Member; Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation Board; Attorney, Board of Adjustment; Attorney, Rent Leveling Board; Assistant General Council – Whiteweld Developers; Special Counsel – County of Essex.
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Juris Doctor, Villanova University; Diplomate in Municipal Law – Rutgers University
Children’s Name & Age: Joniene Patricia Ryder, 39; Jennifer Ann Ryder Marfiewizcz, 39 and Justin Joseph Ryder, 39.
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Luke, 7; Nathan, 5 and Josephine, 5.
Hobbies: I’ll let you know when I retire next year.
Albright Memories:Too many to mention … but blowing up Gary’s model airplane comes to mind. Actually, and mostly, all of the wonderful “kids” I had the pleasure of meeting and spending time with remains with me on a daily basis, as does my Fraternity brothers, playing football, being active in college organizations and knowing one of my daughters graduated from Albright College in 4 years with 8 varsity letters (to my one (1). Nothing like your kids doing well and being happy in this confusing world.

 

William Seiple
Spouse:
Barbara Mueller
Employment History: University of Illinois, Northeastern University, New York University School of Medicine, Kidder, Peabody & Co, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and Lighthouse Guild
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Greensboro, NC; Urbana, IL; Beaufort, NC; Boston, MA; Staten Island, NY; London, UK; New York, NY; Paris, France
Advanced Degrees after Albright: MA, Psychology; PhD, Zoology; Post-Doctoral Training, Neurophysiology
Children’s Name & Age: August – 21 and Elisabeth – 18
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Ha!
Hobbies: Marine Ecology, Crustacean Biology and Avoiding Retirement
Albright Memories: The kindness, generosity, and concern of the classes of 1969, 1970, 1971 and 1972 when I was ill in my junior year.

 

Bruce Smith
Spouse:
Martha (Dollar) ’71 Smith
Employment History: Achieving Sales Results, LLC, Principal, 2003 – Present; Paradigm Solutions, Sr. VP Sales, 2005; iGate Global Solutions, Director of Sales, 2002-2003; PSINet, VP, North Region Sales 2000-2002; Inacom, Compaq Relationship Director, Director, GHlobal Business Development, 1996-2000; Westinghouse Communications, VP, Sales & Marketing, 1993-1996; BT North America, Central Region Sales Director; Americas Regional Sales Director 1979-1993; Zeswitz Music, General Manager, 1976-1979; IBM General Systems Division, Sales 1973-1976; US Navy Reserves 1971-1973; RCA Computer Systems 1970-1971
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Collingswood, NJ; Cape May, NJ; Riverston, NJ; Cherry Hill, NJ; Birdsboro, PA; Rochester, MI; Sewickley, PA; Gaithersburg, MD and Sewickley, PA
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Masters, Hard Knocks
Children’s Name & Age: Amy Smith Jackson – 47 and Peter Matthew Smith – 43
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Owen Jackson – 12, Tyler Jackson – 10, Addison Smith – 6
Hobbies: Producer, Front Porch Theatricals – Musical Theater Non-Profit Company in Pittsburgh; Musical Instruments – Guitar, Piano (Clarinet, Saxophone in school); Tennis, Platform Tennis, gym, crossword puzzles, board games and Amateur actor
Albright Memories: Meeting my wife – Martha, Pledging Kappa Upsilon Phi, Leading effort to take Kappa National as TKE, Marching Band, Campus Center Board, Sit-in 1969 and Intramural Sports

 

Wesley Snyder
Spouse: Margarita Snyder
Employment History: Operating Room Orderly Sunbury Community Hospital 1970-1972; RN Emergency Room Community General Hospital 1975-1978; RN Collier Health Services Immokalee Florida 1978-1982; Registered nurse retired from Naples Community Hospital Healthcare in 2014 after 32 years of service; Lawn maintenance, handyman service, home watch from 1979 to present.
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Reading, Pa until 12/1/78 then Naples, Fl 12/3/78 until present
Advanced Degrees after Albright: Returned to Albright 1972 to 1975 and received BS Nursing
Children’s Name & Age: Sasha Snyder, 44  and Hannah Snyder O’Malley, 39
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Grainne Maria O’Malley, 10 weeks
Hobbies: Fishing, Hunting, Gardening and Lawn Maintenance
Albright Memories: Dishwashing in the “Hole” at Albright’s cafeteria, intramural sports, Alpha Phi Omega work projects, working with YMCA outreach/tutoring program with local families who worked in Reading’s mushroom industry. Returned to Albright for nursing studies and being first male to complete the nursing program in 1975 with special thanks to the Lawrence sisters who were my instructors.

 

Joseph Tartaglia
Spouse: Barbara Tartaglia
Employment History: USAF 1970 to 1977 Capt. B-52 pilot SAC; Self employed dentist 1977 to 2018
Cities I’ve lived in after Albright: Laredo, TX; Sacramento, CA; Caribou, ME; Rydal, PA and Sellersville, PA
Advanced Degrees after Albright: DDS, Temple
Children’s Name & Age: Gina, 44 and Joe, 39
Grandchildren’s Name & Age: Isabella, 13; Fiona ,9; Colette, 5 and Basil, 2
Hobbies: Gun collection/shooting, Flying, Landscaping, Trials motorcycle, World travel and Grandchildren
Albright Memories: Skyline Drive

 

Welcome to our 50th Reunion!

While our lives have changed significantly since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, Albright had to make the difficult decision to pivot from the typical in-person, on-campus events to a re-imagined virtual experience for Homecoming Weekend, September 25-27, 2020.

Until we are able to reschedule our in-person reunion for a future date, we will still commemorate this year with a virtual class gathering.

Class of 1970 Virtual Gathering & 50+ Club Induction Ceremony
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 11 a.m. EST, To be held virtually on Zoom

It’s time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the graduating class of 1970 and officially welcome you into the 50+ Club with an induction ceremony led by President Jacquelyn S. Fetrow, Ph.D. ’82. Wear your favorite campus organization shirt or Albright gear! Those who pre-register for the class event will receive a Zoom link starting Mon., September 21. Join the “Albright College Class of 1970” Facebook group to stay up to date on the virtual gathering.

Class of 1970 50th Reunion Committee Members: Linda (Cooper) Fauth, Terry Jones, Gary Knisely, Cindy Knisley, William Seiple and John Ryder

Click here to register for the Class of 1970 Virtual Gathering & 50+ Club Induction Ceremony

Registered Attendees: (updated 9/26/2020)
Linda (Cooper) Fauth
Roy Fauth
Katherine (Ellenberger) Haines
Suzanne Heilman
Janet (Fick) Hindler
William Huebner
Terry Jones
Gary Knisely
Stephanie Lovinger
Janet (Schuld) Moyer
Sandra Noble
Barbara (Hollman) Palmer
Mary (Moyer) Reichman
John Ryder
William Seiple
Bruce Smith