Alex Kanakaris

Profile Updated: May 11, 2012
Alex Kanakaris
Residing In: Newport Beach, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: Shelley
Occupation: Chairman and
Children: Rachel, age 6
Alex Kanakaris


Yes! Attending Reunion

I have a new (May 2012) book project on Kickstarter called PO Box 1142 dedicated to PGHS Teacher and Major, the late Arnold Kohn (go to and enter PO Box 1142 in the search engine). My email is . Also join me on Facebook, Google+ or Linkedin.

A new YouTube video about Arnold Kohn of PGHS and the PO Box 1142 project appears below.

School Story:

Great memories of the late Arnold Kohn. Also fond memories of the late history teacher Mr. Carl Fulton and an English teacher who was a John Steinbeck expert but I don't recall her name a the moment.

Where else have lived?

Have travelled around the world

How often do you get back to PG?

Twice a year

Kids? Grandkids? Other?

My daughter Rachel is in the first grade and is six years old.

What's the farthest you've been from home?

Beijing China and Stockholm Sweden

How old do you feel?

Not very!

Any words of wisdom?

Treasure each day and lets keep the energy and optimism we had in high school!

Famous or interesting people you have met?

Sure, Bill Clinton, Al Gore, Hillary Clinton, Vinton Cerf (inventor of Internet), Paul McCartney, General Alexander Haig, Defense Secretary Weinberger, and lots of great non-famous people

What would we be surprised to know about you?

I missed the last reunion but would have had the youngerst child at that time I believe!

Lived one of your dreams?

Climbed the Great Wall of China

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