Pingry students in all three divisions paused on January 12 and 13 to honor Dr. King's memory.
Over 6,500 members strong, Pingry alumni are engaged, active members of the school community. Over 700 attend Reunion events each year, they support The Pingry Fund and other important financial needs of the school, and they are actively involved in the Pingry network. We welcome those in our community to stay involved - click below to find out how!
- Who is a Pingry Alumnus/Alumna?
- How do I stay informed?
- How do I stay connected to Pingry?
- How can I stay involved with Pingry?
- How can I support Pingry?
You are considered a member of the Pingry Alumni Association if you have been at any time a student in regular attendance at The Pingry School and/or a graduate of The Pingry School. Any person who was at any time a student in regular attendance at the former Short Hills Country Day School prior to its merger with The Pingry School and/or were a graduate of the former Short Hills Country Day School is also considered a member of the Alumni Association.
The best way to stay informed is by making sure that we have your most recent and accurate contact information. This will ensure that you receive invitations to our alumni events, The Pingry Review magazine, and our e-newsletter, The Pingry Wire. To update your contact information, email the Office of Alumni & Development at email@example.com.
Throughout this web site, you will find examples of ways for Pingry alumni to engage with Pingry and with each other. We invite you to explore the many opportunities available, from events on campus or across the nation, to how to get involved at Pingry, to ways to network together.
Share your life news with the Pingry Community by submitting a class note to be featured in The Pingry Review.
Download the Pingry School Alumni Connect App! Now you can take the Pingry alumni community wherever you go! Download the app here (for Apple devices, visit the App Store, for Android devices visit Google Play).
You can help make a difference for our students today, and for the future of Pingry, by supporting The Pingry Fund. By making a gift, you help to support Pingry athletics, academics, the arts, financial assistance for our students, and professional development for our faculty. Make a gift today!
If you have any questions about the Alumni Association, or staying involved at Pingry, please feel free to reach out to Holland (Sunyak) Francisco '02, Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving at firstname.lastname@example.org or (908) 647-5555 ext. 1284.
Established in 2012, The Achievement in the Arts Award will be presented to a distinguished Pingry alumnus, alumna, or former teacher in recognition of their contribution to the arts. An awardee must be recognized by their professional community as having made a significant contribution in their art form.
Click here to view the past awardees.
To nominate an alumnus, alumna, or former teacher, please complete the nomination form or contact Maureen Maher, Associate Director of Alumni Relations, at email@example.com or (908) 647-7058.
The principal criteria for the Letter-In-Life are (i) an alumnus or alumnae who has or has had a distinguished career in professional and/or civic life which has brought honor to Pingry and (ii) the relationship which the recipient has maintained with Pingry.
|2016||John B. Brescher, Jr. '65|
|2015||Duane St. John '50, USMC (Ret.)|
|2014||F. Bronson Van Wyck '63|
|2013||Dr. Zsolt P. Harsanyi ’61|
|2012 ||Donald R. Dixon ’65|
|2010 ||David Gelber ’59|
|2009||Joseph Irenas ’58|
|2008 ||Bruce Jacobsen ’78|
|2007 ||Kenneth Wachter ’64|
|2006 ||Douglas Macrae ’77|
|2005||David E. Gernert ’74|
|2004 ||Michael Chertoff ’71|
|2003||William V. Engel ’67|
|2002 ||Stephan F. Newhouse ’65|
|2001||Park B. Smith ’50|
|2000||Dr. Richard L. Cruess ’47|
|1999||John H. Scully ’62|
|1998 ||Amos B. Hostetter Jr. ’54|
|1997||Dr. H. Franklin Bunn ’53|
|1996 ||Peter T. Buchanan ’52|
|1995||Miller A. Bugliari ’52|
|1994||John W. Holman, Jr. ’55|
|1993||Norbert Weldon ’35|
|1992||Robert B. Gibby ’31|
|1991||Norman B. Tomlinson Jr. ’44|
|1990||Atherton Bristol ’41|
|1989||F. Helmut Weymar ’54|
|1988||Edward G. Engel ’33|
|1987 ||Henry H. Hoyt Jr. ’45|
|1986||David M. Baldwin ’47|
|1985||Edward W. Cissel ’39|
|1984 ||William M. Bristol III ’39|
|1983 ||Warren S. Kimber Jr. ’52|
|1982||Nelson L. Carr ’24|
|1981||Dr. William P. Burks ’51|
|1980||Joseph G. Engel ’35|
|1979 ||Woodruff J. English ’27|
|1978||Professor G. Gaddis Smith ’50|
|1977||William V. Robinson ’35|
|1976 ||Mark N. Donohue Jr. ’55|
|1975||E. Murray Todd ’16|
|1974||H. Russell Morss Jr. ’27|
|1973||James C. Kellogg III ’33|
|1972||N. Conover English ’29|
|1971||Robert S. Corbin ’34|
|1970 ||Percy H. Buchanan ’12|
|1969||William S. Beinecke ’31|
|1968 ||R. Manning Brown Jr. ’32|
|1967||Edward J. Dimock ’46|
|1966 ||Charles B. Atwater ’31|
|1965||Matthew Dean Hall ’25|
|1964||Thomas R. White Jr. ’10|
|1962||Robert Clarke Crane ’50|
|1961||William J. Corbet ’21|
|1960||G. Bartram Woodruff ’00|
|1958||Norman F. Charlock ’02|
|1957||Arthur N. Pierson 1883|
|1956||Piermont V. Davis ’01|
|1955||Alan F. Myers 1898|
|1953 ||Edward W. Brown ’19|
|1952||John Farr Simmons ’09|
|1951||Ralph Heyward Isham ’08|
|1950||George C. Thomas Jr. ’07|
|1949||James Lawrence Meyers ’07|
|1948||Edward A. Weeks Jr. ’15|
|1947||Dr. James Alexander Miller 1889|
|1946||Richard W. Tregaskis ’34|
|1945||Chester F. Smith ’08|
|1944||Newcomb Carlton 1885|
|1943 ||William F. Halsey Jr. ’00|
|1942 ||Conover English 1894|
|1941||Horace K. Corbin ’04|
|1940||J. Mortimer Townley 1880|
|1939||Thomas N. McCarter 1883|
|1938||Dr. Dean Mathey ’08|
The Nelson L. Carr Service Award is awarded for faithful and dedicated service in support of Pingry. Award criteria included the nature and duration of service, and timing (e.g. reunion year) may also be considered when deciding between two or more deserving candidates.
|2016||Warren S. Kimber, Jr. '52 ( * )|
|2015||Steven M. Lipper '79|
|2014||Jonathan A. Shelby '74|
|2013||Lori Halivopoulos ’78|
|2012||Tony Borden ’62|
|2011||Bob Burks ’56|
|2010 ||Rob Gibby ’60|
|2010||Sean O’Donnell ’75|
|2009||Bruce Morrison ’64|
|2008||John Wight ’62|
|2007 ||Stuart Lederman ’78|
|2006 ||Robert M. Pyle ’56|
|2005||Edward S. Atwater ’63 |
|2004 ||Rob Hall ’54|
|2003||Hugh Livengood ’33 ( * )|
|2002 ||Stewart E. Lavey ’63|
|2001||Thomas E. Johnson ’59|
|2000||John L. Geddes ’62|
|1999||Andrew H. Campbell ’49|
|1998 ||Gordon T. Sulcer ’61|
|1997||W. Jubb Corbet, Jr. ’50|
|1996||Albert G. Bauer ’45|
|1995||Harold S. Thomson ’39|
|1994||Thomas Black ’32|
|Posthumously ( * )|