0:00 - Introduction

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0:40 - Her childhood and being attracted to female teachers and peers in K-12 schools

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2:47 - Building a career in biology with the DNR, attending Youth Conservation Camps during high school

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5:53 - Attending Holy Ghost parochial school, exploring spirituality outside of the Catholic Church

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8:21 - Learning carpentry skills from her father, finding female role-models at Youth Conservation Camp, and her mother’s community involvement

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12:39 - Her first lesbian relationship, marrying and divorcing her husband, a growing awareness of sexual identity at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and coming out to a lesbian coworker

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16:17 - Discovering LGBT literature at UWM, questioning her sexual identity, and identifying as lesbian at a softball game

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19:53 - Disassociating with lesbianism before joining a social group called Grapevine, and sponsoring a baseball team and organizing picnics

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25:36 - Campaigning for Jesse Jackson’s presidency in 1987 and 1988

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28:52 - Visiting lesbian bars in the late 1980s

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30:34 - Organizing Milwaukee’s first pride event, debating lesbian representation on the event planning committee

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37:20 - Attending Milwaukee’s first pride event

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39:00 - Deciding to organize Milwaukee’s first Pride March and experiencing public reactions, support from officials, media attention, and death threats

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41:50 - Founding the Lesbian Alliance of Metropolitan Milwaukee at Julia Kleppen's house

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43:56 - The Milwaukee Gay Pride Committee partners with church organizations and 9to5, a working women's organization, and participating in the first Pride March

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46:24 - Working for the DNR in Northern Wisconsin and living as an out lesbian in a small town

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50:29 - Ending her relationship with her partner, seeking counseling in Ashland, and returning to Milwaukee

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55:22 - Coming out to her parents

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60:52 - PrideFest replaces the Milwaukee Gay Pride Committee, and the differences between the two organizing committees and volunteering at PrideFest

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68:22 - Becoming co-chair of PrideFest and negotiating with Bill Meunier to hold the festival at the Henry Maier Festival Park

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75:03 - Opening and attending the first Pride Fest at Henry Maier Festival Park

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77:18 - Developing PrideFest’s entertainment offerings, community attendance, and board ethics before deciding to resign her co-chairship

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81:58 - Working with the leaders of other Milwaukee festivals

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86:44 - Reflecting on the historical growth of LGBT pride and visibility

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89:04 - Her family’s understanding of the nature of her sexual identity changes over time, and experiencing support and sexism at work

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91:02 - Advise to young LGBT people, and conclusion of interview

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