Sean McCarthy, a 27-year-old GWSB student who was to graduate in May with a master’s in tourism administration, passed away Sept. 5 after finishing a half marathon in Virginia Beach, Va. Mr. McCarthy is survived by his wife, Jennifer Polidoro; his parents, James and Patricia McCarthy; his brother, Ryan McCarthy; and his sister, Allison McCarthy. “We are deeply saddened by the loss of Sean,” said GW School of Business Dean Doug Guthrie. “Our sympathy goes out to his friends and family, and we ask that you keep them in your thoughts and prayers.” Mr. McCarthy’s family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association. For more on Mr. McCarthy, please visit GW Today.
Posted by gwsb on September 9, 2010 | Filed under: GWSB News.