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Getting to Know
Bonnie
Stewart
Meet the New Executive Director
Hometown:
Colchester
Family:
Husband Alberto, a welder with the aerospace
industry, son Alex, 25, and daughter Amanda, 19
Pets:
Two dogs, Killer and Kobe
Favorite movie:
White Christmas
Favorite book:
Harry Potter (In order to keep her kids
engaged in conversation, Bonnie has always read the
books her children read. The Harry Potter series, which
Alex discovered when he was seven years old, has
stayed a favorite.)
The app or website that changed her life:
Hopper,
which tells travelers when and where to buy plane
tickets at the best rate, is a must for the frequent flier.
In the car, she's listening to:
A book to teach her
conversational Italian, in preparation for an upcoming trip.
When she's not working, she's:
Watching lacrosse
(New England Black Wolves, Boston Cannons, or high
school), reading, hiking, traveling (particularly on adven-
tures like whitewater rafting and ziplining through the
forests of Puerto Rico), learning about new things like
essential oils, and spending time with her family.
Something people would be surprised to know
about her:
She's traveled to all 50 states, as have her
children, and is bilingual (English and Spanish).
Three words to describe her are:
energetic, innovative,
and adventurous.
People can find her on:
Twitter and LinkedIn (although
she dabbles in SnapChat with her kids and nephews!).
By Caitlin Q. Bailey O'Neill, Assistant Editor