Emily and Jerome Farnsworth ’60

Emily and Jerome Farnsworth ’60

Jerome Farnsworth graduated from Trinity with a B.A. in economics. He then earned his M.B.A. from Columbia University and was a practicing CPA for over 20 years. He retired in 1998 to devote his time to fly-fishing, writing, and photography. Jerome has become a productive fisherman and feels a responsibility to share his knowledge with other Atlantic Salmon fishermen. He maintains a Web site called, “Jerome Farnsworth’s Fly-Fishing Site” on which he offers tips, photos, and articles about fly fishing. He has recently published his first book on the subject entitled, Buck Bug Magic: Catch More Atlantic Salmon.

Emily Farnsworth received her B.A. in English from Skidmore College in 1959. She taught English literature, drama, and speech at Belmont High School in Massachusetts and then became a librarian, earning her master’s of library science degree from Simmons College. Emily currently serves on the Corporate Board of the Trustees of Reservations, the nation’s oldest statewide conservation trust, and the Corporate Board of the Boston Early Music Festival. She is an art and architecture tour guide in Boston.