Callie Gropp gave a Lightning Talk at the 2019 One Health, One Planet Symposium at Phipps Conservatory on Art in the Garden and Surviving to Thriving, two programs she and her sister Emily Gropp Carlson ’99 run to support the intentional development of resilience in youth. Throughout both of these programs, WT educators and families have been involved in multiple ways.

Ronee Penoi is now an Associate Producer with Octopus Theatricals. Ronee is a 2016 Theater Communications Group (TCG) Rising Leader of Color and was also selected to join the third cohort for The Association of Performing Arts Professionals’ (APAP) Arts Leadership Program, Leadership Fellows Program (LFP). Ronee had her NYC producing debut recently at the world-famous BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) for the New Wave Festival with Phantom Limbs’ Falling Out. Additionally, Ronee is writing a new musical, The Carlisle Project, which has already received recognition and its first developmental premiere at Dartmouth University. Ronee and Ilana ‘Loni’ Ransom Toeplitz ’05 are still best friends and attended each other’s premieres this past November in New York City.