Stavroula James Balomenos, class of 1953

Stavroula “Starr” James Balomenos was the youngest of three born to Greek immigrant parents in Portland, Maine in 1931. She attended Portland High School and went on to graduate from Pembroke College in 1953. She had a long career in primary, secondary, special, and ESL education, working in Montreal and Massachusetts. Balomenos married, had two daughters, and has two grandchildren. She passed away on July 27, 2014.