- Mercedes McCambridge -- Local theater production. Got her autograph because my parents said that I should.
- Christy Carlson Romano -- The same local theater production.
- John Glenn -- Tour of the US Capitol in 2nd grade.
- Ron Burton -- Hired him to speak at an awards ceremony I was hosting.
- The man to the immediate Left of MacArthur in the famous picture of him returning to the Philippines -- Town of Northampton, MA Memorial Day Parade.
- Richard Smalley, discoverer of the "Bucky Ball" and winner of the Nobel Prize -- Bounced me on his knee at a conference my dad was attending a long time ago.
- Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird, the creators of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles -- Signed a poster "Cowabunga, [my name]!" with a TMNT head next to it. They were local celebrities when I was growing up and they did lots of these events for us.
- Alan Cumming -- Cornell Alumni Club event.
- Terry Jones -- Cornell Alumni Club event.
- Steven Spielberg -- Ran into him at an Apple Store in Soho and he was wearing his trademark aviator glasses and baseball cap.
- The Soup Nazi -- Ran into him doing and event in NYC for a Seinfeld DVD release.
- Eliot A. Cohen -- Sat in on a seminar he was teaching at SAIS, when I was an accepted student.
- Max I. Silber -- He visited the summer camp where I worked
- William M. Bulger -- Introduced to him at a UMass Amherst football game by my father, who was a UMass professor at the time.
- David Thorne - many meetings while working at US Embassy Rome.
- Miguel H. Díaz - many meetings while working at US Embassy Rome.
- Mary Carlin Yates - visited Embassy Rome and I helped plan/coordinate.