About Personal History Productions LLC

Personal History Productions LLC is a custom publishing company owned and operated by Andi Reese Brady and Susan Milstein.
Andi holds a master’s degree in English from Brigham Young University, taught composition at the university level, and has worked for many years in the publishing industry. She previously was a senior project editor at a division of Random House.
Susan, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Duke University, is an award-winning journalist who worked as a reporter for a monthly magazine and daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Dallas Times Herald, and the San Francisco Chronicle.
Since starting their company in 2005, Andi and Susan have worked with a wide range of people and companies to create legacy projects. They’ve done everything from interviewing a client’s mother and father for an hour each and delivering flash drives of the interviews to creating heirloom-quality life story books based on dozens of hours of interviews and illustrated with more than 200 photos and original documents. In addition, they’ve created business histories, as well as a biography requiring original-source research on three continents.
Andi and Susan customize their projects to meet their clients’ individual desires and budgets.
 
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With client Joe Garbarino at his book signing party, held on his 83rd birthday.

The Press:  02/13/13

“Susan Milstein and Andi Reese Brady of Personal History Productions in Santa Rosa . . . help people write and publish or record their personal stories — legacy books and videos — that can be passed on to younger generations of their families.”

Read more in the Press Democrat! Click here.

Susan and Andi were featured in a 2014 issue of Skyhawk Living magazine.

Skyhawk Living article

Radio: 04/25/11

“Susan Milstein and Andi Reese Brady discuss their specialization in interviewing people about their lives and presenting these stories on audio CDs and in beautiful bound books. Learn how you can share this lifetime treasure with family and friends.”

Aging Boomers talk radio show (2011)

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