At Severn School, we are scholars, innovators, athletes, artists and more. We believe in character conduct, scholarship, leadership and service. And most of all, we believe in each other — we are family. These are the stories that tie us together.
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.
Alumni Director Carrie Grimes enjoyed meeting Matt Larson ‘02 at the Admirals San Francisco Alumni Social. As it turns out, Matt grew up around the corner from where Carrie lives now, and they almost overlapped out west. Matt and his wife Kim are happy Bay Area residents, along with their pup Jack.