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Bellmore John F. Kennedy High School's Hall of Fame

Steve Levy, 47, of West Hartford, Conn., graduated

Steve Levy, 47, of West Hartford, Conn., graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore in 1983 and now works as a "SportsCenter" anchor at ESPN and is one of the longest tenured hosts. (Jan. 8, 2013) Photo Credit: Brittany Wait

Bellmore John F. Kennedy High School's Hall of Fame now has 26 inductees, and includes both household names and community fixtures.

Lawrence Steinberg, Class of 1975, is a member
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Lawrence Steinberg, Class of 1975, is a member of the Buchalter Nemer law firm in Los Angeles, focusing on complex business litigation and providing legal representation to the homeless in Los Angeles. He was selected as one of Southern California's super lawyers five times from 2007 to 2011. (Jan. 8, 2013)

George Manaskie, Class of 1973, was recognized for
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George Manaskie, Class of 1973, was recognized for his service in the Navy. Just a few of his many accomplishments include graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1977 and being selected to be a part of the submarine nuclear propulsion program. He married his high school sweetheart, Susan Fader, and they now reside with their two children in Virginia Beach. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Eileen Korey, Class of 1973, graduated from Princeton
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Eileen Korey, Class of 1973, graduated from Princeton University in 1977 and moved to Cleveland to work in radio, print and television. She worked as a medical reporter at NBC and won six Emmy awards throughout her career. She then built her own video production company in 1992 and is now associate vice president for communications at the University of Akron in Ohio. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Jonathan Fish, Class of 1980, is recognized as
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Jonathan Fish, Class of 1980, is recognized as a business executive, adjunct professor and U.S. Olympian for rowing. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Susan Katz Holland, class of 1969, is a
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Susan Katz Holland, class of 1969, is a retired special education teacher who served the Bellmore-Merrick School District for 35 years. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Artie Kempner, 53, of Wilmington, Del., graduated from
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Artie Kempner, 53, of Wilmington, Del., graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore in 1977. He is coordinating director of Nascar and NFL at Fox and directs Thursday Night Football for the NFL Network. He is also a passionate advocate for autism research and awareness, after co-founding Autism Delaware in 1998. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Stan Ziegler, Class of 1968, graduated from Yale
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Stan Ziegler, Class of 1968, graduated from Yale University and has spent his career working with troubled adolescents. He founded a California agency that provides residential care for teenagers with AIDS. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Tod Michael Zipnick, Class of 1973, died in
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Tod Michael Zipnick, Class of 1973, died in 1991 from complications with Hodgkin's disease at age 35. He founded ICOM Simulations, a Chicago-based computer software company. Considered a visionary in his field, he developed interactive computer games and his company was one of the first to use live actors for video games. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Colonel Steven Hunte, Class of 1973, is a
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Colonel Steven Hunte, Class of 1973, is a physical therapist and national All-Army wrestler. He was the most decorated wrestler in the history of Kennedy High School in Bellmore. A commissioned officer of the U.S. Army, he served for over 32 years before retiring in 2011. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Dr. Gary Morganstern, 57, graduated from John F.
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Dr. Gary Morganstern, 57, graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore in 1973 and now serves as president of the high school's alumni association. He owns a dental practice in Merrick and is a mentor in the Senior Experience Program, which involves job shadowing. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Doug Ellin, Class of 1986, has become an
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Doug Ellin, Class of 1986, has become an acclaimed comic, actor, writer, producer and director. He was the head writer and producer of HBO's "Entourage." (Jan. 8, 2013)

Lori E. Horowitz Moran, Class of 1979, is
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Lori E. Horowitz Moran, Class of 1979, is a practicing attorney, but held a number of country positions such as chief counsel for Nassau County Board of Supervisors, chief prosecutor for child abuse cases in Nassau County and bureau chief for Nassau County Department of Real Estate. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Dr. Matthew Kuschner, Class of 1977, serves as
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Dr. Matthew Kuschner, Class of 1977, serves as a medical investigator and has been a trustee on the North Merrick Board of Education for 15 years. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Mark Meyerowitz, Class of 1969, is on the
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Mark Meyerowitz, Class of 1969, is on the board of the Bellmore Kiwanis and is involved in putting together blood drives and local festivals. Over the years, he has helped raise $500,000 for local Bellmore charities. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Steven Sackrin, Class of 1972, was recognized during
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Steven Sackrin, Class of 1972, was recognized during a ceremony in the 1980s for his contribution to society, joining an inner city hospital in Oakland, Calif. He is now program director at Alameda County Medical Center in Oakland, Calif.

David Paul Weiss, Class of 1968, is a
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David Paul Weiss, Class of 1968, is a member of the first graduating class of John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore. He has been involved in organizations and community activities in the district and has provided pro-bono legal services. He is also a mentor with John F. Kennedy's Senior Experience program. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Steve Levy, 47, of West Hartford, Conn., graduated
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Steve Levy, 47, of West Hartford, Conn., graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore in 1983 and now works as a "SportsCenter" anchor at ESPN and is one of the longest tenured hosts. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Joan Littman Landry, Class of 1984, is a
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Joan Littman Landry, Class of 1984, is a contract engineer and veteran of the U.S. Army. She was the first female from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore to attend and graduate the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Kenny Dichter, 44, of Livingston, N.J., graduated John
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Kenny Dichter, 44, of Livingston, N.J., graduated John F. Kennedy in 1986 and founded Marquis Jet, a company that sells pre-paid cards that allow an individual or company to use a private jet service. He also is a participant in the Senior Experience Program, which gives Kennedy High School students job shadowing opportunities. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Claude W. Bernhard, Class of 1968, graduated from
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Claude W. Bernhard, Class of 1968, graduated from Harvard University in 1972, after being awarded the Sophia Freund Prize as the highest ranking Harvard senior that year. He taught at the University of California in Los Angeles and is now a physics professor at Washington University. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Ronald Steiger, Class of 1972, is financial advisor
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Ronald Steiger, Class of 1972, is financial advisor and trustee with the Bellmore-John F. Kennedy Alumni Association. He is regional sales director of Woodbury Financial Services for New York and creator of the alumni association website. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Adam Schefter, Class of 1985, is ESPN's NFL
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Adam Schefter, Class of 1985, is ESPN's NFL Insider and was named one of the sport's most influential people in "Sports Illustrated" in 2010. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Larry Scott, Class of 1982, is commissioner of
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Larry Scott, Class of 1982, is commissioner of the NCAA PAC-12 Conference and made Time Magazine's list of "Best Global Sports Executives." (Jan. 8, 2013)

Arthur Pitts, Class of 1969, is a supreme
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Arthur Pitts, Class of 1969, is a supreme court justice for the 10th District of Suffolk County. He used to be town supervisor in Babylon from 1988 to 1992 and a practicing attorney in the 1980s. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Andrew Chasanoff, Class of 1971, was recognized in
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Andrew Chasanoff, Class of 1971, was recognized in the 1980s for his work in recreational therapy at Children's Specialized Hospital in Mountainside, N.J. In 1989, he was the head coach for the United States Junior Wheelchair Team at the World Disabilities Games. (Jan. 8, 2013)

Alix (Barbara) Korey, Class of 1969, performed on
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Alix (Barbara) Korey, Class of 1969, performed on Broadway in "Hello Dolly" and other shows. Years ago, as an elected official of Actors' Equity, her greatest accomplishment was helping to create "Broadway Cares-Equity Fights AIDS." (Jan. 8, 2013)

The John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore
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The John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore Hall of Fame now has 26 inductees and includes both household names and community fixtures. (Jan. 8, 2013)

In 2010, John F. Kennedy High School held
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In 2010, John F. Kennedy High School held its second Hall of Fame induction ceremony in the school's gymnasium, inducting Jonathan Fish, Dr. Matthew Kuschner, David Weiss, Lori Horowitz Moran, Kenny Dichter and Doug Ellin.

Dr. Gary Morganstern, 57, graduated from John F.
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Dr. Gary Morganstern, 57, graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore in 1973 and now serves as president of the high school's alumni association. He owns a dental practice in Merrick and is a mentor in the Senior Experience Program, which involves job shadowing. (Jan. 8, 2013)

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