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Music educator

Elizabeth Breed Jennings Pekkala, music educator. Minister music Trinity Episcopalian Church, Milford, Massachusetts, since 2001; Member National Association Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers, American Guild Organists (Worcester chapter).

Background

Pekkala, Elizabeth Breed Jennings was born on October 13, 1940 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Nathaniel Preston and Elaine Silsby (Cammett) Breed.

Education

Bachelor, Wheaton College, 1962. Master of Social Work, Simmons College, 1964.

Career

Social worker outpatient service McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts, 1964-1966. Social worker psychiatry service City Hospital, Boston, 1966-1968. Social worker Family Counseling Service, Brookline, 1968-1971, Our Lady of Lourdes School, Springfield, 1971-1973.

Preschool teacher Framingham Children's Center, Sudbury, 1987-1989. Instructor piano Minor Chord, Acton, since 1987. Director of music Church of Epiphany, Wilbraham, Massachusetts, 1980-1985, St. John's Episcopalian Church, Millville, Massachusetts, 1988-1990, Bolton (Massachusetts) Federated Church, 1990-1999.

Organist St. Isidore's Church, R.C., Stow, Massachusetts, 1996-2002. Pianist Maynard High School, Massachusetts, since 2001.

Membership

Minister music Trinity Episcopalian Church, Milford, Massachusetts, since 2001. Member National Association Social Workers, Academy Certified Social Workers, American Guild Organists (Worcester chapter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, theater, art, skiing, tennis.

Connections

Married Richard Kimball Jennings, June 22, 1968 (divorced 1987). Children: Melissa Caroline (deceased), Angus Gregory. Married Lauri V. Pekkala, Junior.

Children: Erik, Kathryn.

father:
Nathaniel Preston Breed

mother:
Elaine Silsby (Cammett) Breed

spouse:
Richard Kimball Jennings

spouse:
Lauri V. Pekkala

child:
Melissa Caroline Pekkala (deceased)

child:
Angus Gregory Pekkala

child:
Erik Pekkala

child:
Kathryn Pekkala