Mentor Fun Fact page



Fun Fact


Roger Arcand


Was once Big Bird

 Retired from Pratt and Whitney

Bob Avalone


Nickname is Uncle Bob Square Pants

 Design by Analysis

Bernie Bachenheimer


Knows something about everything and that is “really weird”-his wife

 Dept. of Corrections

Buff Bachenheimer

Moderator/Physics Teacher

Chased a shark (not in a boat)

 Mercy Physics

Sarah Bachenheimer

Alumni (2010)

Is named after the Triceratops from "The Land Before Time"

 The Arts

Stephen Ernst


 Graduated high school with a black eye

 Henkel Loctite

 Kari Fliss

Alumni (2010)

 Once wrestled a bear


 Marie Kalita-Leary

Alumni (1976)  

 Mercy Director of Communications

 Meg Malafronte

 Moderator/ Religion Teacher

 Once stayed at Nick Mason's (Pink Floyd) house

 Mercy Theology

Barbara Miller



Mercy Development

 Christian O'Keefe


Grew up in Germany and Italy CIDRA

Tom Oeschger

Chemistry Teacher


Mercy Chemistry

Melissa O'Hara


Won a pie eating contest

Traveler's Insurance
Daryl Ruggiero Support   Mercy Facility
Michelle Werns  Alumni (2010)  Is secretly Batman Technical
Kat Seelig Mentor Answers to the name Starbucks, every time she opens her mouth she gets more awesome ESPN
Amanda Varricchio Alumni (2007)

Moved her college professor's office into the woman's bathroom as an April Fool's day prank

Pratt and Whitney
Laurie Witkowski Support   Mercy Guidance
Melissa Bullock Support    Mercy Administration
Sr. Mary McCarthy Support   Mercy Administration
Virginia Sullivan Support    Mercy Administration