Born to John Anthony Savinelli and Agnes Cavale in Lawrence, MA.
Earns a Bachelor of Science from Suffolk University.
Is a teacher at the Derry School District in New Hampshire until 1970.
Marries William “Bill” James Kannan on February 20.
Is a teaching assistant principal of the Lawrence School Systems in Massachusetts until 2002.
Serves on the elementary education curriculum committee for the Phillips Academy until 2002.
Achieves a Master of Education from Salem State University.
Maintains membership with Phi Kappa Phi.