Robin and Linnea welcomed Leon Jonathan Norlen on February 20, 2020, weighing 8lbs. 1oz and 20in long
Jessika Parry '10
Jessika got engaged to Dylan Amaral on July 11, 2020, in Stoughton, MA.
Eli Kaufman '11
Eli Kaufman married Emily Abigail Waife on May 24, 2020. After over a year of planning, Eli and Emily's plans had to change due to the rules and regulations laid out in Illinois regarding gatherings and COVID-19. Within two weeks of their original wedding date, the two of them planned and orchestrated a ZOOM wedding. The outdoor Zoom wedding ceremony took place on May 24, 2020, at Anshe Emet Synagogue in Chicago, IL. The wedding was co-officiated by Cantor Jamie Gloth, formerly the Cantor at Congregation B'nai Israel in Sylvania, via Zoom from Temple Aliyah in Needham, MA, and with Rabbi David Russo who was present from Anshe Emet Synagogue. Over 175 “screen connections” and an estimated 350 people “attended” the first Zoom wedding in both congregations' histories including from the United States, Canada, Israel, and Norway
Yasmin Abdel-Karim '11
Yamin and Bahaa welcomed Rawan Bahaa Korjie on June 20, 2020, weighing 8lbs 7oz and - w21in. long, in Charlotte, NC.
Ted Esten '11
Ted and Melissa welcomed Jordan Quinn Esten on July 20, 2020, weighing 7lbs. 5oz. and 21” long in Landstuhl, Germany.
Chandler Johnson Ingle '13
Chandler and Joshua welcomed Charlotte Reese Ingle on March 3, 2020, weighing 9lbs. and is 21.5” long.
Maddie Kaser '15
Maddie got engaged to Rob Thompson on May 17, 2020.
John Sullivan Baker '16
While attending undergrad at Cornell, John wrote for the Cornell Sun. Here is one of his quotes about Maumee Valley Country Day School and the passing of Colleen Sieberg.
“Next time you're visiting home, stop into your high school. Reconnect with your old teachers and let them know all you've accomplished with the foundation they helped you build.” Visit Your Old High School, Because Nothing is Forever By John Sullivan Baker