Viewfinder Portraits

PORTRAITS: Alumni Stories from the VISTA Viewfinder

Click each link to view the interview with these VISTA Alumni:

photo of Marilyn Gilmore in center

August 2009: Marilyn Gilmore
VISTA '95 / Leader '96-'98
Culebra, Puerto Rico


photo of Lise Cox at the Cruise-In for Vision Car Show

September 2009: Lise Cox
VISTA '08-'09, Supervisor '09-present
Bosma Enterprises Indianapolis, IN


photo of Beth Workman

October 2009: Beth Workman
AC State '06-'07; Leader '07-'09; Supervisor '09-present
Kentucky Domestic Violence Association Frankfort, KY


old photo of young man holding plate of food

November 2009: Diane Bonar
VISTA '67-'68, Leader '68-'69
The House of Neighborly Service in San Antonio, TX


photo of two women in AmeriCorps hats

December 2009: Ericc Powell and Ericka Zdenik




old photo of young manJanuary 2010: Frederico Santi
VISTA Redux: Photographs from 1969



photo of john Lyon

February 2010: John Lyon
VISTA '08-'09
Capitol Area Food Bank Austin, TX


photo of VISTAs Nicole Brock and Rachel Johnson (right)

March 2010: Rachel Johnson
VISTA '05-'06
Indianapolis, IN


VISTA 45th logo

VISTA's 45th Anniversary:
Senator Jay Rockefeller's Floor Statement

photo of kids in front of a mural

June 2010: Christy Zuccarini
VISTA '03–'04
GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) Hugo, OK


Alumni icon

August 2010: Veronica Parker Boswell
VISTA '68–'69
Wilcox County, Gees Bend, AL



old photo of woman holding camera

January 2011: Deirdre McKee
VISTA '66–'67 and '69–'70
Community Action Program
Oklahoma City, OK and Austin, TX


old photo of man sitting on a porch

March 2011: Peter McKee
VISTA '74–'75
Georgia Legal Services
Macon, GA


man giving a thumbs-up sign

May 2011: Jeff Cagle
VISTA '07–'08
Saegertown, PA


headshot of a gentleman in a tie

July 2011: George VanDeWater
VISTA Leader '09–'11
United Way of Utah County
Provo, UT


picture of a woman smiling over her shoulder under waterfall

September 2011: Brittany Pyle
VISTA '10–'11
Horizons for Homeless Children - Northeast Region
Lawrence, MA


black and white photo of a man with a group of young children

November 2011: Mayer Foner
VISTA '66-'69
Welfleet, MA and Frenchtown, U.S. Virgin Islands

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