Roger Ignon ’62

Roger stepped into the breach to provide Personal Protective Equipment for health professionals during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Using his business acumen and ties within the Chinese business community he provided thousands of FDA Medical Grade face masks and shields for the Covid-19 unit at Torrance Community Hospital in Southern California. During the height of the […]

Russell Callander ’59

In my recently published book “Jottings of a Geriatric Judge” I acknowledged Jack Huyler:“The late John S. (Jack) Huyler, M.A., teacher, writer, diarist, horse whisperer and friend, at the Thacher School, Ojai, California, for recommending me to jot.”He did just that. And my treasured copy of his “The Stamp of the School” was exactly that […]

Joshua Jade ’91

Meet Julian! Yup, a one year old and a teenager and I couldn’t be more blessed. Otherwise, still out here trying to make some music (remotely at the moment) with my ensemble Sonic Liberation Players. Stay safe, be strong, and keep an eye out for those in need during these trying times. sonicliberation.com Much love, […]

Anderson Clark ’04

For those near the San Diego area, or just passing through, I’d love for you to come visit either of my restaurants! I’m humbled to say that my first restaurant, Common Stock, has remained open for business every day this year, serving free meals to those experiencing economic uncertainty, while finding tremendous support from those […]

Brooke Toeller Kathrein ’02

We joyfully announce the arrival of our daughter Caroline who was born on May 18th. Will and Jack are proud big brothers and couldn’t be more excited to have a little sister. In other news, I have decided to step away from corporate life and my 13 year career at J.P. Morgan Asset Management in […]

Samuel Wright ’48

In December 2019, a 50-year-plus tradition was renewed once again with a luncheon gathering of Thacher of Alums at the pacific union club in San Francisco dubbed “San Francisco do nothing except have Christmas lunch club.” SFDNEHCLC was originally centered around CdeP (male only of course) from the classes of 1947-1949. With the passage of […]