Meet the Author

Alan "Skip" Weinstock joined the Olympic High School staff in 1972. During his tenure at Olympic, Skip has taught classes in most subject areas and is currently the Service Learning Program Coordinator. Skip is married and has 3 children; 2 daughters ages 27 and 24, a son age 15, 2 grandchildren ages 11 and 6, 2 dogs and too many cats to count.

After graduating from Far Rockaway High School in 1963, he attended New York City Community College where he earned an AA degree in Business Administration. He completed his BA at Long Island University with a major in Education. Skip taught at Riverhead High School in Riverhead, New York for four years before moving to California. He received his Master of Education degree from St. Mary's College in 1979.


Taken on our trip to Disneyland in 1991, left to right, Justina, Westley, Skip and Mary, and a picture of Natasha holding new born Westley with Natalie looking on.


My beautiful wife Mary and the newest arrival to our family, grandson Kristian.


Westley, before he got his first hair cut, with Uncle Brent and Tiny Tim. Mary and Tuffy.


Westley, age 6 holding the Home Alone video and me at about the same age.


A few wedding photos taken in 1987.


Mary and me taken before my beard turned gray. Kristian and Westley at Train Town.


Justina and Natasha, taken graduation 1996. Westley and me after my beard turned gray.

Westley all grown up at age 12....time really goes by too fast!!!

Couldn't resist this when I saw on the photo to see it in its lager format

Haven't ridden since 1974....lovin every minute of it!!  Ask me about my trip to California on my Honda 350!!

More to come!!!!

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