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1963: Parker Swanson served in Malawi in Zomba beginning in 1963
Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Parker Swanson can be contacted at parkerdswansonagwdlbccdccdordus
Country of Service: Malawi
Training Group: 3
Cities you served in: Zomba
Arrival Year: 1963
Departure Year: 1966
Work Description: Secondary education
Bring us up to date on your life after the peace corps:
Completed secondary credential, BD, MA, MSEE degrees. Did church
work, community college teaching. Married a wonderful woman (now
33 years ago), classical pianist. Fathered 2 sons. Worked as engineer
at Hewlett-Packard for 19 years. Took early retirement to return to
full-time teaching computer systems at local community college:
loving it! Active in environmental and peace advocacy, choral music,
bicycling. Have met many RPCVs and others who have worked in
Malawi and southern Africa.
Any thoughts you have now looking back on peace corps days?:
Three of the best years of my life so far!
Originally posted: January 3, 2002
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