Tom and Kathy Tuell live in Duncan, Okla., with their granddaughter Mae. Tom is a retired journalist whose professional journey stretched from beat reporter at the Lawton (Okla.) Constitution to editor of The Key West Citizen. Kathy’s professional path began in journalism, passed through pubic relations to social services and nonprofit management. She retired after 15 years as CEO of the Florida Keys Children’s Shelter. They share a passion for genealogy, gardening and grand adventures. Mae, who is nearly 11, is working at becoming a girl genius. She is passionate about being nearly 11.