Dan Povia '80 Still Feeling SAE's Influence

October 2006
Why did you join SAE?
At the time I was there, there was many soccer players and I played soccer at Penn for a couple of years.  Also it was small group of regular guys who all got along great.     

Tell us about your favorite memory of the fraternity.
Russel Huer a very generous Penn SAE alum would take the whole house and dates out for a formal Christmas dinner in downtown Philadelphia.  We also had some great open house parties.  Beach party was a special one

Did you live in the house? If so, who were your roommates?
My junior year, Paul Cucchissi was my roommate

What is your nickname, if applicable, and how did you get it?
Pov short for Povia

With whom do you still stay in contact?
Paul Cuchissi, Andy Donnelly

What other activities or organizations were you involved with during your
college days?

Soccer and the house

What kind of influence has the fraternity had on your life since graduation?
Great memories and place to visit when I go back to Penn

Tell us about your family: Have you married? Do you have children?
Married to the woman I pinned at homecoming in front of all my brothers with three kids

What do you do for a living?
financial executive for a Japanese pharnmaceutical company

What affiliations do you currently have and/or public service do you
participate in?

former Director of Arts Council and soccer coach

What hobbies do you enjoy?

tennis, golf, reading

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