Publishers Perspective

  • Publisher’s Page, September 2017: ASU Alums Inspired to be Game Changers for Kids

    When thinking about all of the amazing community funding our professional sports teams provide season after season, I can’t help but think how my friends and fellow alumni from Arizona State University play a role too. My...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
  • Publisher’s Page, March 2017: Welcome to the New Frontdoors

    True Story: My college degree from ASU is in Exercise Science. In other words, I never really thought about being a magazine publisher. But through some fortuitous twists and turns in life, I’m proud to be here...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
  • The Tale of Two Jeffs

    When I think about it, I really fell in love with my husband Jeff Jennings after meeting one of his best friends, another fellow named Jeff. My mother had always warned me to take stock of a...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
  • A Phoenix Original

    I am a secret groupie of the great Billie Jo Herberger.  She captivates me in so many ways, unlike any other person I have ever known.  She is the definition of ebullience tinged with charm that is...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
  • The Day of Big Thinking

      Fortune and privilege are mine. I was born at a great time in Arizona, raised by parents who crafted my being for triumph, in a city where I could wear the crown of success. I am...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
  • So Who’s The Smart-Aleck Now?

    Maybe it was my curly afro or Gloria Vanderbilt’s signature embroidered on the backside of my jeans, you could say I was a typical teen of the 70s. We were exploring the freedoms won by the previous...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
  • Father Knows Best

    I don’t think you can appreciate what a father really does until you have a child. For me, I thought I knew what I wanted and did not want in a father. I based this on my...

    • Posted June 7, 2016
  • May We Come Down?

    It is the time of year that another species takes over the front of our house. In massive queen palms that dominate our front yard, a squelching assortment of birds give birth to their next set. Since...

    • Posted May 3, 2016
  • All Quiet on the Western Back

      There is a moment in time when you must be still and just listen. This is the absence of speech, movement and even thought. For me, this is virtually an impossible assignment. I find it truly...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
  • A Remembrance of Mid

    Exeter was a dirt road in those days and Mid arrived at our soon-to-be construction site in a cloud of dust. She popped out of her car in short order to introduce herself and, I imagine take...

    • Posted March 2, 2016

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