Brenda DeWinter, veteran of the United States Marine Core, has reinvented herself more than once. Her story takes her from General Motors to Wright Patt Air Force Base and beyond.

produced, directed, recorded & photographed by
Shawndra Jones, Julia Reichert & Steven Bognar
edited by
Eric Risher
original music by
Lab Partners
radio story produced by
Liz Cambron
special thanks
Brenda DeWinter
Reinvention Stories
senior producers
Steven Bognar & Julia Reichert
interactive producer
Rachel Dangerfield
associate producers
Emily Evans & Sarah Buckingham
WYSO webmaster
Juilet Fromholt
executive producer, WYSO
Neenah Ellis
executive editor, Localore
Noland Walker
executive producer, AIR
Sue Schardt
Reinvention Stories is a collaborative transmedia project from Dayton, Ohio, created by a team of filmmakers, WYSO 91.3, AIR and Zeega, as part of LOCALORE, a national public media initiative of AIR, the Association of Independents in Radio, in collaboration with Zeega, with principal funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Additional support for this project from the MacArthur Foundation, the Wyncote Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Ohio Arts Council, the Yellow Springs Community Foundation, the Sundance Institute Documentary Fund and Wright State University’s Center of Excellence in Collaborative Education, Leadership and Innovation in the Arts.

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