Boomer Profile—Tara Sandercock helps engineer the community’s foundation.


“Look! The house next door is for sale!” said Tara McKenzie Sandercock as her parents were visiting Greensboro from upstate New York. Not long after that, the senior McKenzies were neighbors. Having Mom and Dad next door is… Read More

Boomer Profile—Dorris Johnson’s son makes good at newspaper

Allen Johnson headshot

As editorial page editor at Guilford County’s largest newspaper, 55-year-old Allen Johnson has a significant amount of access and influence in the community. Sometimes his mom has more. While covering a heated community meeting held in a local… Read More

A Boomer’s Boomer: Allen Broach, Vietnam vet, social activitist, active businessman

Allen Broach

At 62, Allen Broach is showing few signs of slowing down. That’s because Broach & Company, the advertising agency he founded in downtown Greensboro in 1983, won’t let him. Neither, it seems, will anything else. In the midst… Read More