Find Your Personal Historian

Finding the right personal historian for you is a personal matter.  Learn about our members by visiting their web sites and getting in touch.

Members in Alphabetical Order

Trena Cleland – Writer, Editor, Interviewer
Trena Cleland Personal Histories –

Meg Eberle – Interviewer, Writer
Vignettes & Verses – Memoir Instructor – – 503-281-6499

Maia Fischler – Writer, Editor, Interviewer, Designer
LifeWriter Personal Histories –

Emily García – Book design, editing, proofreading, print production management, & custom binding for memoir & photography books
Cathemeral Press & Bindery – – – (503) 482-2080

Bruno George– Personal Historian 
Passages of Life – 206-631-0686

John Hawkins – Writer, Editor, Interviewer
Personal Chronicles –

Lisa Kagan – Writer, Interviewer, Designer
Family Heirloom Arts: Celebrating Life Stories – – (503) 347-1391

Mara LeGrand-  Documentarian, Writer, Producer, Director, Camera, Life Stories customized to your needs. Skydancer Productions.  -(503) 455-4844

Michael Loftin –  Videographer, Digital Story Telling
Digital Conversion Service, Preserving Family Memories – – 503-816-6802

AuraLee Loveland – Writer, Editor, Interviewer, Book Designer
Timeless Legacies – – 503-804-8049

Becky Luening- Audio Transcription, Copy Editing, Book Design & Formatting, Self-publishing Assistance, Handmade Book Forms
. Becky Luening Communications & Book Arts  – – (503) 616-2532

Zoe Morrison- Digital Archiving, Family Reunion consultant-–  c:  503-719-5444, GV 541-224-7715

Gloria Nussbaum – Interviewer, Audiographer
Real to Reel: Recording personal stories –

Jeanne Quan- PHNW co-chair-Interviewer, Project Planner, Certified Facilitator, Personal Historian. Focus: Legacy Letters, Stories of Keepsakes, Heritage Cookbooks (print and/or interactive) (503) 473-4980


Connie J Shipley – PHNW co-chair- Interviewer, Writer, Editor
Capturing Your Life Stories – – – (503) 830-1028

Julie McDonald Zander – Interviewer, Writer, Editor
Chapters of Life: Individual, company, community, and organizational histories.

Gloria Jean Coleman – Estate Coach, End-of-Life documentation processor, digital estate technology guru, and a Positive Energy Freelancer focused on preserving legacies to leave the world more peaceful. –
Nancy Burkhalter – Biographer, Historical Researcher, Interviewer  206-679-4598