Caroline and Harry Strand moved from Michigan to Austin after his retirement from General Motors in 1981 to join several of their children who had relocated here. Chris asked her to join him shortly thereafter to help run the office. Harry Strand also helped with the business until his death in 1998. She has worked nonstop ever since and still works 6 hours a day at the young age of 95. Speaking of children, she is a proud mother of nine. She enjoys being with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and being part of Stan’s.