TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Cindy Schreiner

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Cindy Schreiner, a drama teacher at Mt. Lebanon High School, was recognized by the school board for her 35 years of service.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 11:18 p.m.
 

Notable: Mt. Lebanon Superintendent Timothy Steinhauer and the school board honored Schreiner, a drama teacher, with a proclamation on Monday. She is retiring, having worked after about 35 years with the district. Steinhauer credited Schreiner with giving Mt. Lebanon “the finest high school drama department in the state.”

Age: 58

Residence: Upper St. Clair

Family: Husband, Ron; sons, PJ and Rob

Background: Schreiner started teaching high school English and drama at Mt. Lebanon in 1979, eventually teaching just drama. Notable alumni of her program include actors Ming-Na Wen, Joe Mangianello and Gillian Jacobs; actor and writer Daniel London; and Broadway actress Joelle Gates.

Education: Bachelor's degree in secondary education and communications, West Virginia University, 1978; master's degree, University of Pittsburgh, 1987

Quote: “I'm proud of the kids who went into theater, but I'm also proud of the doctors, engineers and everyone else. ... What makes me feel good about all my kids is that they've pursued their passions and realized their goals.”

Add Matthew Santoni to your Google+ circles.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Lowly job likely awaits former Pittsburgh police chief after prison
  2. Feds want to seize cash, property from suspects in drug bust
  3. Pedestrian struck, killed by train in Coraopolis
  4. Newsmaker: Paul Dubner
  5. Police charge suspect in fatal shooting in Jefferson Hills
  6. DOJ program goal: Increased trust between law enforcement, community
  7. Compensation disparities vast among Pennsylvania educators
  8. Analyst says Pa. senate race leans toward Toomey — because Democrats ‘loathe’ Sestak
  9. Trib wins 12 Golden Quills
  10. BodyTech health program at Carnegie Science Center to offer virtual tour of human body
  11. Millions to travel through Western Pa. during Memorial Day weekend