"A lot of good things came out of a tragedy, you know? Um, students did a whole lot of wonderful work that way too, um. And it brought the community together even as frail as it was." – Dean Marijo Russel O’Grady

9/11 Interviews by Class


Arcuri, Carla
Worked in 4 World Trade Center
Bukhari, Farsan
Pace Librarian
Emerging Market Strategies Dept. of Lehman Brothers in 3 World Financial Center
Casaccio, Theresa
Graziano, Matt
FDNY (Off-Duty)
Viens, Chris
Bartender in NJ, Father worked on 69th Floor of tower
Deluca, Cristina
Pace Dean of Students
Pace Student
Fernandes, Deanna
Murillo, Faith
NYC Resident whose brother and sister-in-law lived on Wall Street
Rawlings, Donnell
Live Performer, Entertainer and Stand Up Comedian living in Downtown Brooklyn
Fleischman, Tracy
JP Morgan Chase, Intern Manager
Pace Student
Ioannidis, Constantine
Pace, Director of Enrollment Services
JP Morgan Chase
Jaramillo, John
Nabi, Fahadun "Neo"
Pace Student
Fields, Victor
Social Worker, Catholic Charities, Bronx
Johal, Lina
Glonek, Ronald
Lipmann USA, Software Programmer; Wife worked in 82nd Floor South Tower
Makris, Jeffery
Guidance Counselor at High School of Economics and Finance; 100 Trinity Place
Kacou, Joeata
Pace Associate Dean of Lubin
Pace Café 101 Worker
Lev, Fania
Pace Student
Construction Manager Enroute to City Hall/ Student Interviewr's Neighbor
McCarty, James
Maresca, Julian
Pace Student
Sandra, Jascolky
Psychologist on Wall Street
Nabi, Fahadun "Neo"
Ng, David
H.S. Student at High School for Leadership and Public Service; 90 Trinity Place
H.S. Student at High School for Leadership and Public Service; 90 Trinity Place
O'Connell, Tara
Valar, Dimitrie
Pace Student
Rakhnayev, Katerina
Rakhnayev, Michael
Cantor Fitzgerald, Tax Department Floor 101 of tower
Gagnon, Wayne
Pace Alumnus, Class of 1991/Murry Bergtraum High School English Teacher
Rassman, Frederick
Abbinanti, Richard
Pace Faculty, Director of General Services
Evans, Lee
Pace Professor
Roman, Rafael
Giraldo, Lydia
Freshman Student at Health Professions and Human Services High School
Conte, Robert
FDNY (Medical Leave)
Saad, Cindy
Sapulveda, Melissa
Pace Student
Saad, Wadea William
Downtown Tailor, 198 Broadway (Student Interviewer's Father)
Shinkareva, Yekaterina
Mca, Kelly
High School Student, Played Hookie and Went to Downtown Manhattan
Anonymous, Armine
Pace Student



Arenas, Anel
Aleta, Karen
Pace Faculty, Director of the Lower Eastside Chinatown Corporate Americorps
Barros, Megan
Woertendyke, Dr. Ruis
Pace Professor
Anonymous 2
Pace Student, Class of 2002
Coleman, James
Cook, Ian
Pace Transfer Student, Student at Wagner College on 9/11
McHale, Patrick
Computer specialist for Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield in WTC Floors 17 - 31
Dawson, Khadija
Lenz, Deanna
Worked for Real Estate Financing Company in Midtown, Manhattan
Johnson, Melvina
Central office technichian for Verizon, in the Verizon building on Pearl Street
Faggianelli, Natalia
Wool, Paul
Senegetto, Matt
College student
Fletcher, Justin
Veloe, Claude
Pace Student
Hernandez, Adailyn
Lived in SoHo/Was supposed to take a flight to Miami, FL on 9/11
Goodman, Danielle
Leahy, Sean
High School Student, Lived on E 24th Street
Conway, Vanessa
Manhattan College Freshman Student
Korol, Olga
Geroslavska, Irina
Assistant Director of Advertising at the Renaissance Paper
Korol, Irina
Latilla, Jennifer
Lasky, Mark
Pace Student
Lemar, Lenny
Special Advisor to the Police Commisioner for Crime Control Strategies
Leebaw, Ross
Patel, Prajesh
Pace Student
Liberatore, David
Pace Transfer Student, Transferred in September 2000
Lindland, Susan
Lindland, Joshua
Analyst in Asset Management for Prudiency/worked on 94th Floor of 2 WTC
Roggia, Victor
Electrician on Wall Street
Marchese, Frank
Leebaw, Ross
Pace Student
Lee, Michael
Pace Student
Marx, Katrina
Jones, Jim
Retired NYPD Detective, Ran Campaign Security for Mike Bloomberg
Sanabria, Dennis
Worked in a bar
McHale, James
Mulcahy, David
Pace Professor
Davella, Nicholas
NYPD Detective/Student Interviewer's Uncle
Richie, Lisa
Tis, Danielle
College Freshman living in St.George Hotel Dorm in Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn
Amy Foerester
Pace Sociology Professor
Santiago, Derek
Santiago, Nick
Student Interviewer's Father
Varela, Daniel
Student Interviewer's Fraternity Brother



Davidson, Jennifer
Lebish, Benjamin
Pace Student
Graziano, Lorenzo
Pace Student
DeSena, Cassie
Georghio, Katherine
Pace Student
Anonymous 1
NYPD Detective
Erdrich, Amara
Krigsfeld, Gabriel
High School Student
Ryan, Samantha
Pace Student
Kerr, Hayley
Taylor, Walt
Mechanical Engineer/witnessed attacks on WTC on 9/11
Parris, Sherrice
HR dept. of building directly across from WTC
Kilcoyne, Mary
Reinhart, Anthony
Pace Student
Wilkins, Birchchum
NYPD Cadet
LaTorre, Elizabeth
Hernandez, Brian
Pace Student
Villanueva, Tammy
Intelligence/Program Manager at Northrup Grumman (contracting agency for gov't.)
Lee, Richard
Jang, Edmond
Information Technology at the Federal Resever Bank of NY
Lee, Soo Jin
NYU Student
Lorence, Elizabeth
Reuter, Peter
Senior Vice President for Technology Company on Broad St.
Cook, Diane
Dental Hygenist/Coincidentally in the city for a relatives medical treament
Masiello, Cristina
Illuzzi-Orbon, Joan
Assistant District Attorney for Manhattan
Masiello Sr., Daniel R.
Field Vice President, American Express Financial Advisors
Milazzo, Amanda
Iannacone, Albert
Port Authority Employee
Warbach, Marilyn
Federal Reserve Bank of NY Library Employee
Pfau, Jillian
Kansay, Emine
Pace Student
D'Ancona, Peter
Tucker, Katherine
Ruiz-Ayala, Maria
Café 101 Worker
Carmela Collado
Ventura, Teresa
Federico, Michelle
Pace Student
Rodriguez, Lourdes
Worked in 7 World Trade Center