Here are some of the people and organizations that make Learning to Live: What’s Your Story? possible:

Christian Brady 

Co-Founder of the Mack Brady Memorial Soccer Fund

Dean, Schreyer Honors College

Elizabeth Brady

Co-Founder of the Mack Brady Memorial Soccer Fund

Senior Lecturer in Public Speaking

Jackie Naginey Hook, M.A. 

Spiritual Director and Celebrant

Helping Grieving Hearts Heal

Koch Funeral Home

Diana W. Malcom

Campus Minister

Westminster Presbyterian Fellowship

Ben Wideman

Campus Pastor for 3rd Way Collective

Dennis Heitzmann

Penn State’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Suzanne Thompson

Executive Director/Volunteer of Tides Program

Holly Torbic

Program Coordinator/Volunteer of Tides Program

Kim McGinnis

Director of Resident Services at the Village at Penn State

Evelyn Wald

Professional Counselor/Grief, Loss and Transition Specialist


Katie Kostohryz
Assistant Professor of Counselor Education

Coordinator, Counseling Services, CEDAR Clinic

Mark Sciegaj

Department of Health Policy and Administration at Penn State

Mimi Barash Coppersmith

Consultant to Town & Gown Magazine

Pamela Monk and Jacki Hunt 

Members, State of the Story