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Kathleen Johnson, 56, of Center Moriches, is co-executive (Credit: Erin Geismar)

Kathleen Johnson, 56, of Center Moriches, is co-executive director of the Moriches Community Center and a member of Moriches in the kNOw. (Sept. 19, 2012)

People of the Moriches

Erin Geismar profiles people around the Moriches, from community leaders to residents she bumps into around town.

Jim Gleason of East Moriches sits on the
(Credit: Andrew Kozak)

Jim Gleason of East Moriches sits on the board of the East Moriches Property Owners Association and has lived between the village and New York City his entire life. (Sept. 21, 2012)

Gerry Sapanaro, 76, owner of Moriches Bay Realty,
(Credit: Andrew Kozak)

Gerry Sapanaro, 76, owner of Moriches Bay Realty, has immersed herself in the life of Center Moriches. (Sept. 21, 2012)

Miriam Gillies, 76, is an active Center Moriches
(Credit: Andrew Kozak)

Miriam Gillies, 76, is an active Center Moriches community member. She has dedicated herself to the community by participating in the Moriches Chamber of Commerce, the American Cancer Society and the community center. (Sept. 21, 2012)

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Mary Field, 81, of Center Moriches, is a
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Mary Field, 81, of Center Moriches, is a local historian and the acting vice president of The Ketcham Inn Foundation. (Sept. 18, 2012)

Kathleen Johnson, 56, of Center Moriches, is co-executive
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Kathleen Johnson, 56, of Center Moriches, is co-executive director of the Moriches Community Center and a member of Moriches in the kNOw. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Pat Hahn is president of the Center Moriches
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Pat Hahn is president of the Center Moriches Watchdog Community Association. (Sept. 17, 2012)

Michele Tyrrell, of North Shirley, is president of
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Michele Tyrrell, of North Shirley, is president of the Moriches Paquatuck Squaws, which raises funds throughout the year for Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck in Center Moriches. (Sept. 17, 2012)

East Moriches resident Muriel Corcoran, 69, is a
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

East Moriches resident Muriel Corcoran, 69, is a member of the Moriches Rotary Club and president of the Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck executive board. (Sept. 14, 2012)

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Karen Lee, of East Moriches, pictured with her
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Karen Lee, of East Moriches, pictured with her son, Aaron, was born and raised in East Moriches and is now raising her children there. (Sept. 17, 2012)

Jane Miller, a member of the Squaws, a
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Jane Miller, a member of the Squaws, a group of women that raises funds for Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck, pours beer at the Moriches Rotary Club's Oktoberfest. (Sept. 17, 2012)

Barbara Caldwell of East Moriches is president of
(Credit: Handout)

Barbara Caldwell of East Moriches is president of the Moriches Rotary Club. (Sept. 14, 2012)

Jim Dineen, 85, of Center Moriches, is a
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Jim Dineen, 85, of Center Moriches, is a former president of the Moriches Bay Civic Association, one of the founders of the Moriches Bay Little League and a member of the Moriches Rotary Club. (Sept. 14, 2012)

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