A school psychologist, Cheryl Panosian-Haddad is a former host of WNPS, and was first involved with the series around 1995 when it met at Doctor Java’s Caffinee Emporium. Since that time Cheryl married her sweetheart adding the name Haddad to her own family name – and in subsequent years became a busy mother of daughters. Her poetry builds on her Armenian heritage and on strong family themes. Her work is serious but she has a sense of humor: she was the winner of the first WNPS Halloween Poetry Costume contest, when she read Sylvia Plath’s work costumed in a giant cardboard oven….
10/15/08 – Cheryl Panosian-Haddad