While we knew nothing of my mother’s past when we were young, her experiences influenced her in ways I’m sure even she didn’t realize—in terms ...
Peggy and her husband, Jim, have been members of BJ since 1989. Their children, Henry and Michelle, grew up in the synagogue community. After twenty years as a professional in the financial services industry, Peggy turned to volunteer activities, including stints as a BJ board member and as President of the BJHS Advisory Committee. Peggy enjoys welcoming newcomers and taking on creative projects for friends and family. She is an enthusiastic crafter, gardener and cook. To deepen her understanding of her family’s history, she undertook the research and travels that led to this presentation.