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Browsing items in: Utah Women's Walk-Honoring the Women of Utah

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    • Wright, Emily

    • Emily recalls her early years growing up in Utah as the oldest of five children. She describes those years as happy and carefree. She discusses the work ethic she developed from working at a variety of jobs through her teen years. She shares her...
    • Keller, Susan
    • Woodbury, Joan

    • Joan Woodbury is a partner with Shirley Ririe in the Ririe- Woodbury Dance Company. In this interview, Ms. Woodbury talks about her childhood near Cedar City, how she developed her love of music and dance, about teaching dance at the University Of...
    • Brown, Megan
    • Wood, Laurie

    • Laurie Wood tells about her early life in Idaho and moving to American Fork, Utah. She mentions receiving her bachelor’s degree in English Education from University of Utah, serving a mission as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day...
    • Brown, Heather
    • Williams, Jeanetta

    • Jeanetta Williams recalls her early years growing up in Oklahoma attending segregated schools until segregation was declared unconstitutional in Brown v. Board of Education, and then attending desegregated schools. She discusses her career working...
    • Hawkins, Tom
    • Walton, Linda

    • Linda describes her childhood growing up in Provo, Utah, as an only child, on a one acre farm with forty animals. She relates the circumstances surrounding her courtship and marriage to her husband, as well as relating how she earned her bachelor’s...
    • Densley, Shelli
    • Walker, Zeona

    • Zeona Walker recalls her early years living and working in a large family. She discusses the importance of family and spending time with her children. She mentions that all her sons received their Eagle scouting award. She also shares the...
    • Walker, Emma
    • Walker Weaver, Ronda

    • Ronda Weaver recalls her early years growing up in Rexburg, Idaho. She tells of her move to the South with her first husband and shares how much she came to love the people and the culture of the South. She explains her thirteen-year journey...
    • Marcello, James
    • Taylor, Michelle

    • Michelle describes her childhood, growing up in Logan, Utah, as carefree, happy, and full of music and reading. She recalls fond memories of attending events and activities at Utah State University with her family. Michelle describes a family...
    • Vermuelen, Chantell
    • Takasaki, Ann

    • Elizabeth Ann Inouye Takasaki has served in various organizations and committees, including Intermountain Healthcare Women's Advisory Board, Community Connect Health Board, American Mother's Association, and chair of American Medical Association...
    • Unga, Henry
    • Stoddard, Lucille

    • Lucille Stoddard discusses her early years living on a ranch in Lorenzo, Idaho, where she experienced tremendous freedom, and performed various roles within her church that helped her in developing leadership skills. She explains her education that...
    • Williamson, Kimberly
    • Smith, Kay

    • Kay Smith recalls her early years growing up in California. She mentions that from any early age she felt a particular affinity for English and music. She recalls how she met her husband while attending Brigham Young University and spending the...
    • Morgenson, Karen
    • Smith, Helen

    • Helen Smith describes her life growing up during the Great Depression and the challenges of her early married life. She reflects on her husband serving in World War II and caring for her young family. Helen recalls raising her family and her...
    • Welch, Michele
    • Silversmith, Shirlee

    • Shirlee Silversmith talks about her life growing up on the White Mountain Apache Reservation where she was taught respect for nature and animals and her early life in Utah County where she lived in a foster family. She speaks about the positive...
    • Gonzalez, Gabriela
    • Russell, Shauna

    • Shauna discusses her growing up years in Holladay, Utah. She mentions that working in the family garden, as well as helping her mother with her catering business, taught her the value of hard work and not giving up when things get hard. She recalls...
    • Bartlett, Jessica
    • Rogers, Sandra

    • Sandra Rogers recalls her years growing up in a small town in Arizona, being inspired by her parents’ strength, tenacity, and faith. She shares the lessons she learned serving a mission in the Philippines for The Church of Jesus Christ of...
    • Corey, Jay
    • Ririe, Shirley

    • Shirley Ririe discusses her love of dance—as a dancer and as a teacher. She begins by sharing how she danced and danced as a young child developing a lifelong love for the world of dance. She tells how she met her husband at the Grand Canyon...
    • Nelson, Fiona
    • Richards, Susan

    • Susan Richards discusses her growing up years and her close relationship with her grandparents. She also mentions that working hard was instilled in her at a very young age as she helped her mother with the family household. She recalls the...
    • Cummings, Amber

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