Leah Okimoto and Alex Wu

Creating Community Through Sharing Stories: Leah Okimoto was born in upstate New York, and after having to move to several places across the country, she settled in Marlboro, Massachusetts, where she cemented her childhood. In New York City, she pursued...

Beth Moeller and Ed Kowalchuk for Griswold Resilience Project: "Just Wing It"

beth moeller: 2020-09-29 19:02:06 Beth Moeller sat down with Ed Kowalchuk in the days before he returned to FL from CT for the winter season, to discuss lessons learned from immigrant parents, his own immigration to the US from Canada,...

Whitney Lippincott III and Chelan Lippincott

Whitney Lippincott III (62) talks with his daughter Chelan Lippincott (30) on the fourth day of his retirement about his 43-year career at Hewlett Packard, some of his best memories of working there, about his work ethic, his pride for...

Mark Kimmell and Andy Ritan

Mark Kimmell (61) tells his friend Andy Ritan (52) about his impending surgery for throat cancer, which will permanently change Mark's voice. The two became friends through a spiritual practice called, "the Diamond Approach."


"I was able to stay safe for a little while...but not long." Persistent and determined are adjectives too timid still to describe Marti Randall. After serving in the Marine Corps in the mid-1970's, she moved to Saugerties where she trained...

Milton Jones, Barbara Jones, Monica Jones, and Marcia Jones

Spouses Milton Jones (73) and Barbara Jones (72), tell their two daughters, Monica Jones (47) and Marcia Jones (42), about how they fell in love and their lives together through 52 years of marriage.

Wade Baker and Jay Jacobs

Jay Jacobs(45) talks to his friend and colleague, Wade Baker (39) about their history working together, data analytics, and the greatest accomplishments.


"Once I got married, I had more than just a beagle to keep me warm. That winter, everyone started putting heat in." Michael Sullivan Smith moved to upstate New York in March 1969 into a crumbling resort with no heat,...

Eldredge Wright and Troy Wright

Troy Wright (55) interviews his father, Eldredge Wright (75) about his life growing up in East Texas, becoming a father at age 19, moving to California and working for IBM