Individual Stories & Testimonials

From Our Individuals


Glenn Hinton’s Story

Your cause may be noble; but without a sturdy framework even the most righteous nonprofit won’t get off the ground. Circle the City was in precisely that spot until Glenn Hinton came along. Opened in 2012, Circle the City’s mission was – and is – to provide medical...

Jan Bryant’s Story

One of the more valuable and sometimes surprising lessons Experience Matters share. As an example, Jan notes some of the students will indicate they want to be a chef but were unaware that culinary schools were an available option. “We’re just planting seeds,” Jan...

Judy Cummins’ Story

“What am I going to do next?” That’s the signature question many people find themselves pondering as the journey towards retirement approaches. Take it from Judy Cummins, a former Dean of Students who asked herself that very same question . . . On reaching retirement,...

Gene Kochert’s Story

Gene Kochert is an Experience Matters Encore Fellow who was involved in many different projects at the Akimel A-al Middle School. Part of the Kyrene School District’s mission is to promote a passion for learning, and they found the perfect Encore Fellow to support...

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