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Jerry Manne inducted into Who's Who

A committee of the W.C. Mepham High School Alumni Association has selected classmate Jerry Manne as one of the 2018 Who's Who inductees.

He was honored at the Alumni Association's annual Who's Who Awards luncheon on April 29 at the Nook restaurant in Wantagh.
More details about Jerry's career can be read here.

The following 1954 graduates have been inducted into Mepham's Who's Who. The Board of Education originally initiated this program in 1964 to recognize and honor graduates who have made significant accomplishments in their fields of work and outstanding contributions to the welfare of mankind. In 1987, the Alumni Association reestablished and now continues the program. Several plaques in the school rotunda honor over 140 inductees

Lansing Blackshaw — Nuclear Engineering (1966)
Kenneth Fisher — U.S. Air Force Service (1987)
Frank Gobetz — Aeronautical Engineering (1966)
Al Haggerty — Aerospace Engineering (1992)
Jerry Manne — Finance and Community Service (2018) Read more here
Mark Mobius — Economics and Finance (2017) Read more here
George Moorse — TV and Film Direction; Writer. (2001) A ceremony honoring posthumously George was held at the Hofstra University Club on April 29, 2001. For info about George, Read more here.
Harvey Poppel — Information Technology (2010) Click here for Harvey's bio on Mepham Alumni Association web site..

 Photo courtesy of Mepham Alumni Association

 Mark Mobius was inducted into Mepham's Who's Who at a ceremony held on April 30, 2017 at the annual Alumni Association Spring Luncheon.

Accepting the award for Mark was his brother Paul, center. Classmates Malcolm Jardine and Lance Blackshaw (left and right) joined in the celebration.

Harvey Poppel inducted into Who's Who 2010:

Photo Left:
Who's Who
awardees, Gerald Weisenseel and Harvey Poppel; Ye Olde Pirate; and Alumni Meritorious Winners, Mikki Hannan Wilbert and Vince Proto.Photo by Frank Setteducati

Left: Who's Who plaque displayed in the Mepham Rotunda.