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Class of 1980 – 40th Reunion



General Chairs

Bill (BA'80) and Karen Thomas (BS'80) Fesmire
(Germantown, TN)

Weekend Chair

Dru Anderson
(Nashville, TN)

Fundraising Co-Chairs

Sandra Kidd
(Atlanta, GA)

Scott Parrish
(Monteagle, TN)

Sarratt Society Chair

Jay Harris
(Brookhaven, GA)

Attendance Chair

Andy Johnson
(Savannah, GA)

Party Chair

Walt Kunau
(Louisville, KY)

Reunion Staff Contact

Tayler Murguia
Associate Director of Reunion and Classes
Class Coordinator for 1980
(615) 322-6182

James Porter
Assistant Director of Reunion and Classes
Class Coordinator for 1980
(615) 322-6944

Meg Vaysben
Associate Director of Planned Giving
Class Coordinator for 1980
(615) 936-3125


Class of 1980 Reunion

Thank you for joining Chancellor Daniel Diermeier and Reunion General Chairs Karen (BS’80) and Bill (BA’80) Fesmire for the virtual event celebrating Reunion 2020 on October 21. We hope you enjoyed this special opportunity to gather online and toast this year’s Reunion classes as a prelude to next year’s in-person celebration. If you missed any of the event, you can view the recording here.

Thank you for your commitment to Vanderbilt!

The Class of 1980 online class book  is a great way to keep up with former classmates and friends. Add your page today and see what everyone else has been up to since graduating.

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