Clubs and Organizations

  • Academic Team
    To promote the academic achievement of the LHS student population through Quiz Bowl.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Guy Rabner


    AgTech
    To improve the greenhouse for student to enjoy and to teach students about fresh, healthy food.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Brian Megaro


    Amnesty International
    To advocate for human rights internationally and participate in student-lead advocacy campaigns.
    Category:  Service/Human Rights Advocacy

    Advisor(s):  Charles Downing


    Animal Alliance
    Raising money and awareness for local shelters and animal rescues.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Amanda Buyes


    Archery Club
    To educate interested LHS students on the safety and technique of archery while providing opportunities to compete and improve.

    Category:  Sports
    Advisor(s):  David Jones


    Astrology Club
    To teach/inform students about the study of astrology and to have fun

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  John Gallagher


    Auditorium Light & Sound
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Amedeo Ciminnisi


    Big "L" Club
    Support the athletic department and sports teams by participating with awards, fashion shows and senior night.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Robert Breschard


    Black and Latino Club
    To provide a safe space to talk about our experiences as black and/or latino students

    Category:  Cultural/Social
    Advisor(s):  Soukeyna Diop-Tall


    Black Student Union
    To foster a community for LHS students to broaden awareness and perspectives in our school by addressing issues that affect the black community, as well as, other social issues involving marginalized groups.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Antoinette Alston


    Board Game Club
    A social event where people can share their love of board games. Many games require 4+ people to play and this gives everyone an opportunity to participate.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Dorte Poyner


    Branch Out
    To give people a place to make new connections and friends and provide everyone with a place to feel included.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Jill Tejeda / Natalie Natale


    Breaking The Chain Through Education
    To raise money to help end the cycle of human trafficking in Ghana, Africa and give freed slaves an education. Also to spread awareness of the cause. This is a non-profit organization

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Eric Weis


    Bridge Club
    The goal of our organization is to teach people how to play the card-game bridge, and to provide a bridge playing experience.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Dorte Poyner


    Business Honor Society
    BHS recognizes excellence in secondary business education, promotes leadership and service

    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Alex Lamon


    Challenge Team
    To help build inclusivity and cultural sensitivity. To help continue the message of Challenge Day in building a kinder, more inclusive environment.

    Category:  Social/Competition
    Advisor(s):  Christie Giacobbe / Erin Fields


    Chamber Orchestra
    Students audition for this advanced honors ensemble, perform and rehearse music at a high level. They perform at each of our concerts and for the All Township Concert
    Website:  Chamber Orchestra

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Nancy Ciminnisi


    Chamber Singers
    Select female vocal ensemble by audition.
    Website:  Chamber Singers

    Category:  Art/Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Joshua Salzman


    Chess Club
    Teach and play chess for fun. Team is formed for competitions.
    Website:  Chess Club

    Category:  Social/Competition
    Advisor(s):  William Peklo


    Chinese Culture Club
    The aim of Chinese Culture Club is to enhance Livingston High School's understanding of Chinese history and culture through the use of enriching activities and social events.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  


    Chinese Honor Society
    To expand awareness of Chinese culture among the LHS community and celebrate the achievement of distinguished Chinese students.

    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s): 


    Christian Club
    Students come to share about their daily experiences and how they utilize their religious beliefs to guide them.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Tanis Chavanne


    Class of 2021
    Organize prom, set up class fundraising

    Category:  School Spirit
    Advisor(s):  Kelly Rocco / Kimberly Costanzo


    Class of 2022
    Raise money for proms and senior breakfast

    Category:  School Spirit
    Advisor(s):  Kristy Braschi / Priti Mankikar


    Class of 2023
    Raising money for both their junior and senior proms as well as promote a fun, healthy school environment through various apparel sales, restaurant blitzes, etc.
    Category:  School Spirit
    Advisor(s):  Loraine Morgenroth / Yooree Gillman


    Communal Drawing Club
    The purpose of the club is to focus on the animation and perspective aspect of drawing while incorporating traditional art values into digital art.

    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Jeanne Ziobro


    Crafts For A Cause
    To raise money for charities by selling art and crafts.
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Kimberly Costanzo


    Criminal Justice Club
    To raise awareness for issues within the criminal justice system.
    Category:  Service

    Advisor(s):  Christine Yarish


    Dance Club
    To be an organized community for LHS dancers to learn, perform, and choreography together.
    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Christine Yarish / Michelle Hajjar


    Dance Marathon
    Organize fundraisers to raise money and awareness for the children's specialized hospital in Mountainside, New Jersey. The ultimate gold would be to host a dance marathon fundraiser.
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible


    Dance Sport Club
    The mission of the LHS DanceSport Club is to introduce students to social, ballroom and Latin dances. From the cultural origins to modern adaptations, we strive to teach DanceSport and inspire a new generation. It takes two to tango! or swing, or rumba...the list goes on!
    Category:  Cultural/Social

    Advisor(s):  Johanna Klinman


    Democrat Club
    To discuss current events, participate in local government, and raise awareness on issues.
    Category:  Political
    Advisor(s):  John Gallagher


    Diversity Book Club
    Our goal is to create an environment that engages in work reflective upon and appreciative of the diversity of our student body by promoting readership of texts from various perspectives
    Category:  Cultural/Social
    Advisor(s):  Rachel Atkins


    EcoLancers
    The EcoLancers are a group of future engineers that build a gasoline prototype car and annually race it at the Shell-Eco Marathon.
    Category:  Academic

    Advisor(s):  David Richards / Jeanne Ziobro / Corey Yersak


    Engineering Club
    Provide members with an understanding of a wide range of the disciplines within engineering through guest speaker presentations, design challenges and possibly participation in STEM-related competitions.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Jeanne Ziobro


    Envirothon
    Prepare and compete in a natural resources problem-solving competition held in NJ in May versus other high school teams. 
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Doug Jay / Samantha Aaron


    Eco-Alliance Club
    Raise awareness about climate change and other environmental issues and provide opportunities for students to take action to combat these issues.
    Category:  Service

    Advisor(s):  Kristi Malone


    Fashion Club
    To bring awareness to students about current events in the fashion industry, discuss latest trends and style tips, and participate in upcycling and sewing projects.
    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Stacey Dworzanski


    FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America)
    FBLA is the premier organization for students interested in learning about business. We provide guest speakers, community service events and competitive event opportunities.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Margaret Wohltmann


    FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America)
    A dynamic and effective national student organization that helps students become leaders and address important social issues through FCS education.
    Category:  Academic/Cultural/Service/Social
    Advisor(s):  Stacey Dworzanski


    Fem4STEM
    To empower girls in computer science and STEM and spread CS knowledge to the community.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Jeanne Ziobro / Kristi Malone


    Filipino Club
    A multicultural organization open to all students, aims to celebrate and share the diverse traditions of the Philippines with school community. In addition, the Filipino Club is a service organization that participates in relief efforts to aid victims of poverty and natural disasters in the Philippines.
    Category:  Cultural/Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Christina Bravo / Michael Sunga


    Food 4 Thought
    The purpose is to expose other teens to other cultures and unique foods. It brings students together while engaging them in learning by reviewing a presentation.
    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Michael Pizzone


    Forensics Speech & Debate Team
    Learn the art of Speech and Debate and compete at competitions.
    Website:  Forensics Speech & Debate Team
    Category:  Speech & Debate
    Advisor(s):  Danielle Roger


    Foster 'n' Friends
    Organization hopes to aid foster and homeless children through holding events featured by the organization "Together We Rise" We want to raise money to build birthday boxes, decorate duffle bags, send holiday cards and small gifts, as well as, help organization to raise money to reunite siblings, and send holiday boxes.

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    Instagram

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Jennifer Fredericks


    French Club
    To celebrate and appreciate French language and culture. We will raise money toward Francophone charities.
    Website:  French Club
    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Soukeyna Diop-Tall


    French Honor Society
    To celebrate the accomplishments of students in the French curriculum.
    Website:  French Honor Society
    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Gerard Amsellem


    Friendship Circle
    The Friendship Circle Club fundraisers and provides volunteers to the Friendship Circle Organization by providing services and support to individuals with special needs.
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible 


    Future Physicians and Nurses Club
    To give the LHS community an opportunity to learn about different careers in the health and medical field via guest speakers. We also participate in a few activities which raise student awareness.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Bobbie Bremmer


    Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
    To provide a safe space for the LGBT and allies. To make LHS a more accepting place to learn.
    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Matthew Wasserman


    Girls Who Code
    Provide girls a safe environment to learn coding and computer programming. Girls will focus on community, confidence and leadership.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Kristy Braschi


    Google Coding Club
    The Google Coding Club is an organization open to any school member to specifically teach and promote coding. The students would practice problem solving with code, teach interesting students who don't know how to program and compete in the Google Code-In Competition.
    Category:  Academic/Service
    Advisor(s):  Kristi Malone


    Graphic Design Club
    Collaborate and share ideas and opinions in making graphic design.
    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Christopher Iannuzzi


    Greek Culture Club
    Promote and celebrate Greek culture through learning about/partaking in traditions, history, music, etc.
    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Christina Mamangakis-Evans


    Green Binz
    The goal of this group is to reduce the amount of trash generated by our community and to donate to the less fortunate. We'll collect and donate new and gently used school supplies.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Rachel Atkins


    Habitat for Humanity
    LHS student chapter through Habitat of Greater Newark. In accordance to district goals, students are committing themselves to learning and developing their unique potential through volunteerism.
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Linda Kleban


    Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)
    To enhance the delivery of compassionate, quality healthcare by providing opportunities for knowledge, skill and leadership development, and devotion to meeting the needs of the healthcare community.
    Category:  Academic/Service
    Advisor(s):  Johanna Klinman / Mary Kaspriskie


    Herpetology Club
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Kathryn Picardo


    History Bowl
    The History Bowl Club actively promotes history education by engaging in a competitive approach. The club competes through the year in local competitions hosted by nearby universities.
    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible


    Hunger Games Club
    The purpose of the Hunger Games Club is to raise money to help end global hunger. Individuals will participate in the rice bowl challenge, where they will answer a series of vocabulary questions and 10 grains of rice are donated for each correctly answered vocabulary question.
    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Antoinette Alston


    Improv Club
    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Charles Raphael


    Inner Circle
    To provide a low-stress theater experience run by students. 
    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Nicholas Mellina


    Inner Voices (Literary Magazine)
    Promotion of the arts, especially creative writing. The magazine includes some student art/photography.
    Category:  Media

    Advisor(s):  Mary Brancaccio

  • Italian Culture Club
    To teach and organize Italian Culture events inside and outside the school.
    Category:  Cultural

    Advisor(s):  Guy Rabner


    Italian Honor Society
    Recognition of students successful in study of the Italian language and promotion of language and culture to school and the greater community.
    Category:  Academic

    Advisor(s):  Guy Rabner


    Jam Club (formerly Lancifiers)
    To perform music informally to peers.
    Category:  Art/Cultural/Social

    Advisor(s):  Doug Jay


    Jewish Israeli Club
    To expand the knowledge of students of the Jewish religion and Israeli culture in the community.Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Susana Fernandez-Poyatos


    Key Club
    Volunteering organization to help out those in community and beyond.
    Category:  Service

    Advisor(s):  Michael Ladolcetta / Val Desamours


    Kids For Wish Kids
    To raise money for Make A Wish Foundation.
    Category:  Service

    Advisor(s):  Melissa Eisen


    Korean Club
    To promote an appreciation and understanding of Korean culture and history.
    Website:  Korean Club

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Lori Perez 


    Lancer Jazz Band and Lab Jazz Band
    To perform at competitions, elementary schools, District Jazz Festival, LHS jazz festival, District Art Show, Intergenerational Prom, etc.

    Category:  Music
    Advisor(s):  James Hegedus / Erik Donough


    Lancers Against Cancer
    Lancers Against Cancer will be raising money for Comfort Project 360 which is a charity that creates supportive and healing environments at the St. Barnabas Medical Cancer Center.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Brian Carr


    Leo Club
    School and community service club for students who like to volunteer their time to help LHS and Livingston.
    Website:  Leo Club

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Priti Mankikar


    Marching Band
    Perform at all football games, competitions and town events.
    Website:  Marching Band

    Category:  Music
    Advisor(s):  James Hegedus / Micahel Jedwabnik


    Math Honor Society
    To promote love of math and honor students.
    Website:  Math Honor Society

    Category:  Academic/Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Leslie Keeble / Kelly Rocco


    Math Team
    Participate in math competitions
    Website:  Math Team

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Leslie Keeble / Kelly Rocco


    Meditation Club
    A place and time to practice mindfulness and meditation.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Doug Jay


    Mock Trial
    Mock Trial is a team competition. We compete with other schools in county, regional and state competitions.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Alex Lamon


    Model United Nations
    To introduce students to the history and processes of the United Nations and participate in those processes.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible


    Multiplayer Puzzle Games Club
    We provide a place for students to make friends and relax. We offer games such as Sudoku, puzzle games, and other activities.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Paul Raiz / Monica Spooner


    National Art Honor Society
    Recognize students with outstanding ability and interest in art. Raise awareness about art education in school and community.
    Website:  National Art Honor Society

    Category:  Art/Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Kirsten Angel-Lambert / Amy Newman


    National English Honor Society
    Promote and celebrate English in the school and society.

    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Amanda Buyes / Jessica Rivchin


    National History Day
    LHS National History Day educates students on methods to conduct effective research and create engaging historic presentations which culminate to an end-of-the-year contest hosted by William Paterson University.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible


    National Honor Society
    To promote a commitment to leadership, scholarship, service, and character.
    Website:  National Honor Society

    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Lori Perez / Kathryn Picardo


    National Spanish Honor Society
    Aid community through hosting events such as multicultural night, ESL night, Spanish Heritage night, various fundraisers and drives to collect necessary materials for those in need. Tutoring at all schools.
    Website:  Spanish Honor Society
    Category:  Cultural/Honor Society/Service

    Advisor(s):  Susana Fernandez-Poyatos


    New Student Society
    To serve as a source of support and information for new students to the district.

    Category:  Cultural/Social/Service
    Advisor(s):  Charles Downing / Adam Berryann


    Newspaper (The Lance)
    To produce a newspaper entirely written and edited by students. The newspaper is distributed to the entire high school.

    Category:  Media
    Advisor(s):  Joseph Trad


    NJ Science League
    Compete against schools in NJ in all areas of science.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Susan Spadafina


    Notations
    Select co-ed vocal ensemble by audition.
    Website:  Notations

    Category:  Art/Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Joshua Salzman


    Ocean Science Bowl
    The purpose of this organization is to provide students with an interest in marine science and/or oceanography to participate in an academic decathlon suited to their interest.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Alexander Kuziola / Abraham Gelb


    Operation Smile
    To raise awareness and funds to help children that are born with facial deformities.
    Website:  Operation Smilth

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Marisa Vosa


    Organization of Student Tutors
    To provide tutoring and other support to our LHS students.

    Category:  Academic/Service
    Advisor(s):  Adam Berryann


    Peanut Butter & Jelly Club
    To provide snacks for afterschool programs and other programs in need of snacks in our community.
    Website:  Peanut Butter & Jelly Club

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Marisa Vosa


    Pen Pal Club
    The Pen Pal Club provides students with a two way opportunity to connect with Spanish speaking natives in other schools in other countries. Students will learn from their culture and academic experiences.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Carmen Michael


    People Helping People
    Dedicated to offer services to help people in the community.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Danielle Felcher


    Philosophy Club
    To present philosophical questions such as "does free will exist" and allow open space for discussion/debate. Afterwards, we would reflect on changes in opinion and look for common grounds.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Kathryn Picardo


    Politics Club
    Encourage political discourse within our community, while stimulating political knowledge. Additionally, discuss in a non-partisan, open environment, issues of importance, both foreign and domestic.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Charles Downing


    Productivity Club
    To maximize student's efficiency in achieving their academic and personal goals through engaging discussions, mini-lessons, and other methods to guide students on the path to success.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Charles Downing


    Raising Hope for Refugees
    This club will run parallel to Refugees at Westfield Interfaith Coalition for refugee support in other countries.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Helene McNanna


    Reading & Writing Club
    To foster creativity and promote writing/reading outside of the typical classroom setting.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Rachel Atkins


    Republican Club
    Inform, Discuss and debate politics.

    Category:  Political
    Advisor(s):  Amy Meyer / Michael Ladolcetta


    Robotics
    To build a robot and compete in regional, state and potentially world competitions. Perform outreach and STEM meeting to heighten awareness in the community.

    Category:  STEM
    Advisor(s):  Brian Micciche / Jeanne Ziobro


    Rotary Interact Club
    To provide to the less fortunate. We raise money consistently in order to aid in the eradication of polio and cleaning water in Mexico.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Guy Rabner


    Russian Club
    To teach others about and experience Russian culture.

    Category:  Cultural/Social
    Advisor(s):  Marisa Vosa


    Save a Child's Heart Foundation
    To raise money to perform life-saving heart surgeries for underprivileged children.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Eric Weis


    Save The Oceans
    To raise money for beach clean-ups and for ocean wildlife conservation. Also to educate the school community.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Monica Spooner


    Science Bowl
    To educate others on science/math through trivia style questions and buzzer practices. Compete in annual competitions.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Michael Coleman / Johanna Klinman


    Science Initiatives of LHS
    To enhance current understanding of scientific development and encourage the studies by active participation in the community.

    Category:  Academic/Service
    Advisor(s):  Michael Coleman


    Science National Honor Society
    The Science National Honor Society (SNHS) offers students who maintain a high GPA in science classes and who are taking Honor and AP sciences, an opportunity to come together for career guidance, tutoring, environmental activism, exploring science resources in the community and educational outreach programs.
    Website:  Science National Honor Society

    Category:  Academic/Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Michelle Sipe / Melissa Pelullo / Abbie Young


    Science Olympiad
    To prepare for the NJ regional and state Science Olympiad competitions and perhaps invitational tournament.
    Website:  Science Olympiad

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Michelle Sipe / Dorine Starace


    Seasonal Styles
    This organization is to encourage LHS students to give back to those less fortunate by collecting clothing seasonally. The clothing would then be donated to larger organizations such as the Red Cross or TTO.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Kathryn Picardo


    Senior Buddies
    "A club that pairs friendly Senior students who show leadership traits with incoming Freshmen, helping them navigate the in's and out's of LHS!"
    Category:
    Advisor(s):


    Sign Language Club
    We will teach sign language and about deaf culture.

    Category:  Cultural
    Advisor(s):  Patricia Harrington


    Ski Club
    To build a sense of community within our school through our love of skiing.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Marisa Vosa


    Soccer Club
    We want to bring together any students interested in the beautiful game and to promote a community of soccer fans and players to further to sports influences in the US. We hope to hold discussions abouts games, news, transfers, watch games after school, hold FIFA tournaments, and host charity soccer tournaments.

    Category:  Social/Service
    Advisor(s):  Brian Carr


    Sports Debate Club
    To discuss and opina about various sports topics relevant at the time and explore the cultural impact that sports have.

    Category:  Sports
    Advisor(s):  Brett Bisconti


    Stage Crew
    To build the set for the fall drama and spring musical.

    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Brian Megaro


    Student Government Association (SGA)
    SGA helps to provide the student body with a voice and representation within the school building and community. SGA also helps to promote school spirit and a positive school environment.
    Website:  Student Government Association (SGA)

    Category:  Student Government
    Advisor(s):  Amy Kessler


    Teaching Investments & Money Management (TIMMI)
    The purpose is to avoid the financial crises of the past by teaching high school students financial literacy.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Susana Fernandez-Poyatos


    Teams "4" Kids
    To raise money for the organization "Teams 4 Kids", which allows homeless and underprivileged children the opportunity to play on recreational sport teams (buy sports equipment, fund the teams, etc.).

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Rebecca Emert


    Techie Teen Tutors
    To provide technology help (coaching) to senior citizens in the community.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  James Memory


    Tri-M Music Honor Society
    Honor Society-community service through performances and volunteerism.

    Category:  Honor Society
    Advisor(s):  Nancy Ciminnisi


    TV Production Club
    Experienced TV students, having successful completing TV production I, can continue their production experience by serving as crew for the school district and community. Events are taped to be aired on one of the three community access channels on cable and FiOS TV. Productions include concerts, debates, Board of Education meetings, talk show, local sports, parades, and more.

    Category:  Media
    Advisor(s):  Steve Milano


    Ultimate Frisbee Club
    To promote Frisbee within LHS and the Livingston community.

    Category:  Social
    Advisor(s):  Stephen Schaible


    Voicemales
    All-male vocal ensemble open to all LHS students.
    Category:  Art
    Advisor(s):  Joshua Salzman


    Web Development Club
    The club will strive to develop students' interest in web design skills through simulations by providing a structural, creative, and student-lead environment wherein classmates can work together on web design and coding.

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Christine Yarish


    World Of Change
    Interested students will have change purses to collect loose change which would then be donated to organizations R baby, Horizons School of Livingston and Play for Pink foundation.

    Category:  Service
    Advisor(s):  Oscar Benavides


    Yearbook
    Students must apply to the advisors for admission to these work sessions. As staff members, they have opportunities in their areas of interest (art, photography, writing, typing, and business management). For more information, go to LHS Yearbook.
    Website:  Yearbook

    Category:  Academic
    Advisor(s):  Diane Sigalas  /  James Memory