Document Type


Publication Date

Fall 11-26-2019


Valerie Taylor, current resident of Fairport, New York and Alum to SUNY Brockport, recounts her childhood and what it was like living in Fairport and Brockport. Valerie recalls how community, teachers and the hardships of youth have prepared her for her adult life and being a mother to 2 children, Jake and Autumn. To the future, Valerie discusses her expectations of her children and how attending SUNY Brockport further prepared her for her life ahead and changed her life.

Length of Interview

20 Minutes

Included in

Oral History Commons