Trisha Meili

Life Events

Grew up in Paramus, New Jersey. 2 brothers, Steve and Bill.

1962

Yearbook editor, member of student council, ballet and horse lessons,

1968

Anorexia started from ballet lessons

1972

Attended Wellesley College for Economics

1976

Made Phi Beta Kappa

1977

Pursued a joint program of Business and International Relations at Yale.

1978

Got a job with the US Department in Zimbabwe as a Junior Foreign Service Officer

1981

Got an internship at World Bank

1983

Life Teachings

Started public speaking

1994

Volunteers at Gaylord Hospital

1997

World Events

Ronald Raegan elected president

1963

Apollo 11 lands on the moon

1969

Nixon resigns from office as a result of Watergate Scandal

1974

PG 13 movie rating created

1984

President Clinton announces "don't ask, don't tell" policy

1993

Dayton Agreement ends Bosnian war and confirms Bosnian Independence

1995

9/11 Terrorist Attack

2001

Barack Obama elected 44th President; 1st African American president

2008