Then and Now: Kaitlin Liegey, Whitman High School takes a look at where local high school graduates have gone in their careers and lives.

Name: Kaitlin Liegey

High School: Walt Whitman High School

Year Graduated: 2011

Comment about your high school experiences: I was an active member of my high school community, participating in sports and multiple clubs including field hockey and lacrosse.

Immediate post-high school:

I attended Sacred Heart University for my first semester and then transferred to Nassau community college.

After receiving my associates degree in teaching, I went on to complete my bachelors degree also in teaching at SUNY Cortland. This May I will be graduating from St. Joseph’s College with a masters degree in Severe and Multiple Disabilities.

What you’re doing now
Right now I am currently teaching in the Babylon school district in a 5th and 6th grade self-contained classroom. I work at the Huntington YMCA, teaching mommy and me classes. I am the head coach of the Stimson field hockey team and I also coach lacrosse for SHYLAX and the Long Island Sharks.

Optional: where your parents or family lives. My parents reside in Huntington Station.

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