Laker in the Spotlight: John Leland

Laker in the Spotlight: John Leland

It was our pleasure to interview author John Leland for this edition of Laker in the Spotlight. As an accomplished New York Times author, Leland’s career in writing is rivaled by few. His recently published book, “Happiness Is a Choice You Make: Lessons from a Year...
Laker in the Spotlight: Travis Tripucka

Laker in the Spotlight: Travis Tripucka

Athlete to Agent Sports are often useful in providing metaphors for life. Regardless of the particular sport, the lessons taught by coaches and teammates extend far beyond the field. For Travis Bond Tripucka (MLHS ‘07), this is certainly the case. Coming from a...
Laker in the Spotlight: Sean Kirwan

Laker in the Spotlight: Sean Kirwan

Despite its small size, Mountain Lakes possesses a rich tradition of athletic success. Historically, conference and state championships have been produced at a pace rivaled by few other schools. That impressive track record spans beyond the high school, as many...
Laker in the Spotlight: Ryan Dougherty

Laker in the Spotlight: Ryan Dougherty

Ryan Dougherty is a true entrepreneur in every sense of the word. A Mountain Lakes High School graduate from the class of 2002, Ryan has taken his experiences in town and used them to shape his vision for what a career should be. At age 26, he launched TIME Slippers,...
Laker in the Spotlight: Jon McMeen

Laker in the Spotlight: Jon McMeen

Mountain Lakes High School alumnus Jonathan E. McMeen is the current Municipal Prosecutor for the towns of Sparta, Newton, Ogdensburg and Green Township. In addition to being one of the leading lawyers in New Jersey, he is also the embodiment of a man who has seized...
Laker in the Spotlight: Lauren Aronson

Laker in the Spotlight: Lauren Aronson

Powerville to Capitol Hill It is not every day that someone from Mountain Lakes is recognized by Forbes. For Lauren Aronson, it was merely another addition in a growing list of professional accomplishments. Recently, the 29-year-old Mountain Lakes High School graduate...