Ellie Kahn has been an oral historian since 1988. She is from the Los Angeles area and has always been interested in life story. Ellie talks about interviewing people who are towards the end of their life, and the cathartic experience it can be for them to telling their life. Their stories are a gift to family and future generations and listen as Ellie makes it happen for her clients by being there for sole purpose of acknowledging and hearing their stories.
Ellie Kahn can be contacted though her website www.livinglegaciesfamilyhistories.com. She also has a Foundation established for the education of students in the gift of family interviewing and these curriculum resources can be found at www.tellmeyourstories.org