S. Jean Szilagyi ’92, ’99 of Conneaut, Ohio, was appointed to the Board of Directors for United Church Homes in May 2013. United Church Homes is a nonprofit organization providing health care and affordable senior housing services.
Matthew Shaw ’11 of Lewiston, Maine, is starting a new position as the director of campaign & marketing at the United Way of Androscoggin County. He will be working with the goals, vision, and mission of the organization to manage all aspects of the annual campaign and marketing efforts. He will be developing and implementing strategies to maximize workplace giving and to develop social media, marketing, and communication materials, and organize special events.
Holly Cavna George ’06 of Wiscasset, Maine, graduated from Southern New Hampshire University in September 2013 with a Master of Science in Community Mental Health. On January 10, 2014, she took the National Counseling Exam and passed. On February 7 her license for a Licensed Clinical Professional Counseling Conditional was activated. On February 24 she started a new position at the agency, and has been working for Tri-County Mental Health Services as one of their new ACT Team clinicians.
Milagritos (Mila) Harding-Omar ’97 of Ellicott City, Md., graduated with a Doctor of Nurse Practice (DNP) degree from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Utah in December 2013. She is currently working as a nurse practitioner at Montgomery Medical Associates in Rockville, Md.
Gloria Hall Gallant ’49 of Portland, Maine, spent a wonderful week in Ashville, N.C., in October with her family and friends. Later, in February, she and her husband, Ed, showed off their hiking skills while vacationing near Gunstock Mountain in New Hampshire. She and Ed are still out and about having fun!
Reis Hagerman ’79 of Standish, Maine, the dean of Campus Life at Saint Joseph’s College, was recently reappointed to the Board of Directors of Finance Authority of Maine (FAME). Reis was also recently invited by The New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) to join the Regional Advisory Council and serve the Redesigning Student Aid in New England project.
Matt Nelson ’91 of Gorham, Maine, was named the state’s 2014 Middle Level Principal of the Year by the Maine Principals’ Association. Matt has been the principal at Westbrook Middle School since 2010. Before that, he was an assistant principal at Westbrook High School.