Beverly Irene Nanes, class of 1963

Beverly Irene Nanes grew up in Boston with her parents and younger sister. With constant encouragement from her parents to attend university, Nanes decided to attend Pembroke College. She graduated in 1963 with a degree in economics and went on to hold system analyst positions at IBM and Honeywell. She met her husband at a sewing class in Cambridge and they moved to California together a few years later.