Jack O’Connor founded O’Connor School Portraits, a school photography company that grew to cover most of New England; he sold the business in 1996. He also co-founded Commencement Photos Inc. in 1974, which covers about 200 ceremonies a year.
Previous honorees have included Jack Williams, John Henry, Doug and Laurie Flutie, Drew and Joann Weber, Charlie and Maura Weis, Rudy Baez, Ed Stevens and George and Margo Behrakis.
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