Lynnae Reed Lathrop

Honored by:Kevin Kramer
Brick location:G:9  map

Born on January 24, 1960 in Iowa Falls, IA. Graduated in 1978 from Eldora High School in Eldora, IA Attended Iowa State University from Fall 1978 through Spring 1982. Graduated in May of 1982 (BA) in Speech.

While at Iowa State Lynnae was active in theater and musical productions including the 1979 Stars Over Veishea production of South Pacific and the 1980 Wintergarden production of The Music Man. Lynnae also performed with the Iowa State Singers and acted in and directed Varieties. Lynnae was president of the Delta Zeta sorority. Following graduation Lynnae enrolled in graduate school at Purdue University.

Lynnae married David Ward Lathrop ('82) in May of 1983. Lynnae received her Master of Arts degree from Purdue in Speech Communication in December of 1983. Lynnae taught at Iowa State from Fall '84 through Spring '85 while she completed her teaching certificate. Lynnae became a member of the faculty at Denison (IA) High School in the fall of 1986. Lynnae teaches courses in English Speech and Drama at Denison. She was instrumental in establishing two new theater courses at Denison. Lynnae and David are parents to Jenner Allen Lathrop who was born on May 19, 1994.

The brick is given to Lynnae by her husband David Ward Lathrop and first son Jenner Allen Lathrop.