Stories that Set Us Apart


Stories that Set Us Apart collects and preserves the public entity pooling experience of pool staff, Board members, and service providers. It's quick and easy for members to share experiences online through the Stories that Set Us Apart recording studio, or by downloading an app to access the recording studio by mobile device.

Click on any picture below to get motivated by stories from some of your peers, or visit the Stories that Set Us Apart playlist for more videos.


Dave_Brooks Ken_Reed Dave_Pfeifle Brian_Kelley
Dave Brooks Ken Reed Dave Pfeifle Brian Kelley


AGRiP will share stories in many different ways to inspire, educate, and advocate on behalf of public entity pooling.

Record from your computer right now:

To record from your computer, you just need a webcam and to make sure the audio is working on your computer. You can either connect to the Stories that Set Us Apart recording studio, or simply select a prompt question from below to get started:

You’ll be asked to create a password of your choosing. You can practice all you like and review your recording before you submit. Recording is simple and fast – you can sign in and record a video in under 10 minutes.

Use the app on your phone or tablet:

Search your app store for “3-2-1 Video” or follow this link to download the recording app to your mobile device. Enter AG9287 when prompted for a code. Create a password to enter the recording studio and answer any one of the same five question prompts.

Detailed instructions:

Recording a video is easy and intuitive, but additional instructions are available. If you need assistance, contact us at any time.

Write your own story:

If you prefer to share a written story, use any of the five questions as a guideline, or share any other reflection of your public entity pooling career with us. Send your written submissions, and a high resolution JPG photograph of yourself, to Michelle Leonard.