Interview List

Following is a list of women who have been interviewed for the Worcester Women's Oral History Project. Many transcripts are accessible by clicking on the highlighted names. All transcripts are accessible in a repository at the Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute.

  • If you are willing to be interviewed, please contact info@wwhp.org.
  • If you have been interviwed and don't see your photograph here and would like to share it, please email it to info@wwhp.org or send a hard copy to:

    Worcester Women's History Project
    30 Elm Street
    Worcester, MA 01609
Name Interview Date Note
PDF icon muckian_sara_swillo_transcript.pdf Sara Swillo Muckian 02/11/2016 Associate Director, Holy Cross Fund
Barbara Murphy 10/20/2006 Grew up during Depression; Mother of 13; Telephone Operator
April Murray 04/17/2006 Admissions and Marketing Director, Radius Healthcare Center
PDF icon navarre_susan_transcript_-edit.pdf Susan Navarre 10/14/2016 Executive Director of the Fitchburg Historical Society
PDF icon Nawrocki_Mary_Jo_wwohp1edit.pdf Mary Jo Nawrocki 04/15/2009 School District Superintendent
PDF icon neely_dolores.pdf Dolores Neely 11/19/2010 Teacher, Singer, Mary Kay consultant
PDF icon NigroshGale-wwohp-Edit.pdf Gale Nigrosh 11/01/2006 College Professor and Coordinator of Higher EducationPartnerships for Worcester Public Schools
PDF icon Novia_Egle_WWOHP.pdf Egle Novia 11/13/2006 Born in Rome, Italy in 1930
PDF icon oconnell_alicia_edit.pdf Alicia O'Connell 11/07/2015 Lawyer, O'Connell and O'Connell
PDF icon oconnor_coralie_edit.pdf Coralie O'Connor 11/17/2015 Swimmer, 1952 Olympics; Physical Education Teacher
PDF icon oconnor_kathleen.pdf Kathleen O'Connor 03/14/2011 Lawyer; Owns law firm
Theresa O'Neill 11/13/2006 Memories of WWII; Worked at Digital
PDF icon obey_stacy.pdf Stacy OBey 11/04/2010 Landscape designer; groundskeeper
PDF icon olson_tanja.pdf Tanja Olson 03/11/2014 German Jew immigrant from Shanghai
PDF icon Julie_Orcutt_WWOHP-A.pdf Julie Orcutt 11/08/2006 Employee of the Central Massachusetts Convention and Visitor's Bureau
PDF icon ortiz_jasmine_transcript-edit.pdf Jasmine Jina Ortiz 03/03/2017 Professor, Quinsigamond Community College and Becker College, Realtor, Keller Williams Realty
PDF icon Pagliuca_Kristen_wwohp_edit.pdf Kristen Pagliuca 03/15/2007 Bank Manager
Tara Pandolfi 11/17/2006 Health Education Specialist, Planned Parenthood; Mother of Triplets
PDF icon pappas_carol_edit_wwohp.pdf Carol A. Pappas 04/19/2012 College Librarian
PDF icon pare_judith_-_edit.pdf Judith Pare 11/13/2015 Dean of Nursing, Becker College
PDF icon patino_beatriz.pdf Beatriz Patino 11/29/2012 Director, Cross-Cultural Center, Assumption College
PDF icon Patterson_Sara_wwohp_pdf.edit.pdf Sara Patterson 02/20/2008 Volunteer sign language tutor
PDF icon pease_laura.pdf Laura Pease 10/17/2014 Animal Control Officer
Ivana Pellegrino 11/02/2005 Italian immigrant; Small business owner
PDF icon PennyAngela_WWOHP.pdf Angela Penny 04/16/2008 Mother of four daughters, involved in Women 2000 Reenactment of Worcester’s 1850 Women’s Rights National Convention
Margarita Perez 11/01/2006 College Professor
PDF icon Perley_Jessica_wwohp_pdf.edit.pdf Jessica Perley 02/18/2008 College Student, Advocates Inc. employee
PDF icon Phillip_Joan.pdf Joan Phillip 03/27/2007 Director, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Independent Living Services, Center for Living and Working
Alexandria Phillips 04/19/2006 Activity Leader, YMCA; College Student
PDF icon porter_lauratranscript_-_edit.pdf Laura Porter 11/08/2016 Freelance Writer and Editor
Maureen Power 11/14/2005 College Professor; Director, Intergenerational Urban Institute
PDF icon pyatt_marissa_transcript_-edit.pdf Marissa Pyatt 09/27/2016 Director of Supportive Services, Abby’s House
PDF icon Quintal_Claire_wwohp-edit.pdf Claire Quintal 03/17/2009 College Dean, Founder of the French Institute, Second Female Professor at Assumption College
PDF icon rafey_kate_transcript_-edit.pdf Kate Rafey 10/05/2016 Director of Development, Music Worcester
PDF icon raffaele-moyen_linda_transcript_-edit.pdf Linda Raffaelle-Moyen 02/19/2017 Nutrition, Health, and Education Professional
PDF icon rafferty_annette.pdf Annette Rafferty 11/15/2012 Founder, Abby's House
PDF icon rajwani_catherine_transcript.pdf Catherine Rajwani 04/08/2011 Lawyer
PDF icon ramirez_hilda_spa_rev.pdf Hilda Ramírez 03/31/2011 Spanish Interview -- Directora Ejecutiva del Worcester Youth Center; Lugar de origen: la República Dominicana
PDF icon ramirez_hilda_eng_rev.pdf Hilda Ramírez 03/31/2011 English Translation - Executive Director of the Worcester Youth Center; Born in Dominican Republic
PDF icon raymon_lisa_edit_wwohp.pdf Lisa A. Raymon 03/16/2012 Salon Owner, Mother of three
PDF icon reed_heidi_wwohp.pdf Heidi Reed 02/19/2010 Massachusetts Commissioner for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Pamela Reidy 11/23/2010 Director of Mission, Notre Dame du Lac; teacher; Founder of Spirit of Hope
PDF icon Rennie_Brenda_-wwohp.pdf Brenda Rennie 02/16/2009 Independent Living Services Advocate at the Center for Living and Working; Volunteer Our Deaf Sisters Survival Support Project
PDF icon rifkah_eve.pdf Eve Rifkah 10/15/2010 Writer, teacher, Poetry Oasis
PDF icon Robertson_Sara_WWOHP.pdf Sara Robertson 10/04/2006 First Woman Mayor of Worcester, MA
PDF icon rodriguez-parker_gladys_eng_rev.pdf Gladys Rodríguez-Parker 03/18/2011 English translation - Senior District Representative,Congressman James P. McGovern
PDF icon rodriguez-parker_gladys_spa_rev.pdf Gladys Rodríguez-Parker 03/18/2011 Spanish Interview - Senior District Representative, Congressman James P. McGovern
PDF icon Rose_MaryJane_wwohp_edit-1.pdf Mary Jane Rose 03/15/2007 Worcester Teacher
PDF icon rosenlund_linda.pdf Linda Rosenlund 11/23/2010 College Administrator; Founder of Worcester Women's Oral History Project
PDF icon Ross_Dorian-edit.pdf Dorian Ross 10/23/2007 Intergenerational Urban Institute, Worcester State College

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