Jo Anne Murray Levenson

Profile Updated: March 8, 2009
Jo Anne Murray
I Reside: Glen Echo, MD USA
Spouse/Partner: Marc Levenson
My Children: Michael Levenson Whitman class of 2007
Occupation(s): Architect
Yes! Attending Reunion
My Nick Name:

Jo

Where I was born:

Washington, DC

Elementary School:

Chevy Chase

Jr. High School:

Pyle

Marital Status:

married

My Email address:

joannemurray@comcast.net

My Parents:

Judy Murray
Alden Murray- AKA Shorty

University/Degree:

B Architecture

Professional Achievement(s):

Ran my own firm for 25 years. Received "2006 Best Institutional Building" award from the Associated Builders and Contractors for Suitland Elementary School a green school with photovoltaic shingles powering the science lab and wonderful ceramic tile murals throughout the school designed by my artist husband

My Biggest Disappointment(s):

Had to close the business due to the declining economy.

Three words to describe myself in 1969?

Bubbly
Artistic
Fashion conscious

What was my BEST moment at Whitman:

Making Posters and banners for the dances

What I loved most about Whitman:

Architectural drafting
The Plays

Family members who attended Whitman:

Bobbie Murray (Franco) Class of 71 sister
Jennifer Murray (Roebuck Class of 81 sister
Michael Levenson Class of 2007 son

My Interests:

Art
Architecture
Fashion
Food/Wine
Travel
All things French
Skiing
Movies

My Weakness:

Food (too much of a good thing...)

My Favorite Music:

Jazz, 60's and 70's Rock, Baroque

My Favorite Food:

Foie Gras

My Favorite Smell:

Wine Caves in Burgundy - mushroomy, leathery

My Health:

Good except overweight

Famous or interesting people you've met?

Jon Hendricks - jazz singer
Keeter

How do I relax?

TV, movies

What is your Biggest turn-on?

Travel

Language(s) I speak:

French - poorly but I do use it. I visit France a lot and the French Embassy is a client.

My Pets:

2 cats
1 rabbit
1 15 lb sulcatta turtle
Aquarium Fish

I am a Veteran:

No

I was a Hippie:

Yes