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Gallaudet alumnae Charity Reedy Hines, ’89 & G-’97, and Darlene Goncz-Zangara, ’90, are among the finalists who are being considered for the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) to succeed CEO Nancy Bloch, G-’78, who will step down on March 31, 2011 from the post she has held since 1992. The other candidates are Shane Feldman and Howard Rosenblum.
Each of the finalists will give public presentations at the 50th Biennial NAD Conference in Philadelphia, Pa., July 6-10. The NAD expects to name its new CEO this summer.
Profiles on each of the finalists can be found on the NAD website.
The official NAD announcement on the CEO search process and the announcement of finalists can be found at the link.
Roberto E. Wirth, E-’74 & H-’09, passed away on June 5 in Rome, Italy. Mr. Wirth was owner and managing director of the Hotel Hassler in Rome, one of the most prestigious family-owned hotels in the world, and owned several other hotels and resorts throughout Italy. He was a strong advocate for deaf people in...
Alumnus Timel Benton has signed a contract with the Bay Area Panthers of the Indoor Football League (IFL). Benton, who graduated last month, is the first Gallaudet Bison to sign a professional football contract since Tony Tatum signed on with the Utah Blaze in the now-disbanded Arena Football League (AFL) in May 2013. Benton was...
James Caverly, ’11, who plays Theo Dimas in Hulu’s Only Murders in the Building, will play Professor Harold Hill in the Olney Theatre Center’s summer production of Meredith Willson’s Tony-winning musical The Music Man, which opens tonight and runs through July 23. The show’s official opening is on Thursday, June 23. Sandra Mae Frank, ’13,...
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