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1967: Douglas C. Reymore served in Venezuela in Santa Ana, Paraguana, Estado Falcon beginning in 1967
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Douglas C. Reymore can be contacted at drremodacascadebuilddcom
Country of Service: Venezuela
Training Group: CD/CO-OP III
Cities you served in: Santa Ana, Paraguana, Estado Falcon
Arrival Year: 1967
Departure Year: 1969
Worked with co-ops, primarily savings and loan co-ops, worked with the Shell Foundation; taught physical education
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Right after finishing my two years with the Peace Corps in Venezuela, I entered graduate school in International Management at the American Graduate School of International Management in Glendale, Arizona. I received my MBA, and was hired by Gerber Baby Foods, headquartered in Fremont, Michigan. After a year of training, I was sent to Panama as regional sales manager. From there I was hired by Shulton as Market Development Manager for Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. After twelve years in international business, my wife and I moved to Seattle to take over the family construction business.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
I organized a 25-year reunion for my Peace Corps group here in the Seattle area. We were able to locate almost 40 of the 40+ in our group, and the vast majority attended. What a wonderful experience!
Anyone you are looking for or would like to hear from?:
Carol Winkler Schramm, Bill Meehan, Will Spencer, Doug Martin
Any message for returned volunteers?:
Keep in touch with those in your group. That's especially easy nowadays with the Web, e-mail, etc.
Originally posted: November 21, 2004
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