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Bill Diskin ’87, M’90 and Gail Smith-Arrants ’73 Meet at North Carolina School

Gail Smith-Arrants and Bill Diskin

Director of admission and financial aid at Cannon School, a private, college-preparatory school in Concord, North Carolina, Bill Diskin ’87, M’90 recently ran into Gail Smith-Arrants ’73 while she was serving as a long-term substitute. Gail retired last year from teaching high school English in Cabarrus County. Before teaching, she was a newspaper reporter for 35 years. At IUP, both worked for student newspaper the Penn—Gail as an editor, and Bill as sports editor. Bill and his wife, Nicole Dimond ’89, live in Charlotte.