We at Alumni House want to help you reconnect, network, enjoy memories, and feel that special sense of pride that being a Severn School alumni brings. Keep up with the latest news and events for all things Admiral alumni!
Alumni Director Carrie Grimes had the chance to catch up over coffee with Jess, to reminisce about her time at Severn. She and her husband, Dave McDermott '97 are the proud parents of Laine '25, Emily, and Mac. Jess is also the daughter of Bryson Popham '69. We are excited to welcome her as our new Alumni Association President!
Alumni Director Carrie MacVean Grimes '91 recently caught up with Mark Mason '04. Mark is living in New York City, working for an early stage venture capital firm that invests in start-ups in the consumer space. If you have ever bought a custom frame from Framebridge, ordered a t-shirt off CustomInk, or eaten a KIND bar, you’ve bought from one of their companies! We asked him to describe Severn in one sentence and he replied, "Building lifelong friendships and the foundation for future learning."
Alumni Director Carrie MacVean Grimes ’91 had a great time catching up over coffee this spring in Palo Alto, California with Eric Hadhazy ’00. Eric is the Director for Critical Care Quality and Strategic Initiatives at Stanford Health Care in Palo Alto. He is also a certified search and rescue volunteer and provided critical support earlier this year in response to the recent devastating wildfires in Northern California.
Alumni Director Carrie MacVean Grimes '91 recently caught wind of a wonderful new children's book, written by none other than a Severn alumna! She was excited to recently connected with Sharita Manickam '97 to hear more about writing, motherhood, and the Severn mentors who helped shape her path.
Alumni Director Carrie MacVean Grimes '91 recently caught up with Maggie Morton Jackson '06. Maggie is living in Asia and studying renewable energy and the low-carbon energy transition through a Fulbright Grant.
Alumni Director Carrie MacVean Grimes '91 and Tricia Edwards '88 connected this fall, when Tricia reached out about serving as an alumni mentor. They are collaborating on possible future partnerships with Severn students and alumni at The Smithsonian, where Tricia serves as the Associate Director for Affiliations.