Date: August 26, 2016
Storyteller: Persis Newman
Interviewer: Jos N. Holman
Relationship: New Acquaintances

Persis Newman was born in Colorado Springs, moving to West Palm Beach, FL for her high school years. As a stay-at-home mom with a Master’s in Psychology and Social Work, she did not work full time till she was in her 50s. She shares her views on beneficial ways to enhance the development of children and teens, and details of her extensive involvement in improving services in our community and at the community center, as well as her life in Westminster Village and thoughts on how to age gracefully.