Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on how domestic violence affects American families with guests: Esther Peralez-Dieckmann, Executive Director of Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence and Tricia Swartling, CEO of the Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on creating a fair and just market place with: Consumer Reports’ Chief Scientific Officer, James Dickerson; Chief Research Officer, Kristen Prucell, and Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Leonora Wiener.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on the modern civil rights movement with guests: Tafeni English, Director of the Civil Rights Memorial Center at the Southern Poverty Law Center; Kevin Jennings, CEO of Lambda Legal and Dorian Spence, Director of Special Litigation and Advocacy at Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under the Law.
Emily Edison, Executive Director of SOAR Careers, discusses building self confidence within workers by encouraging them to use the skills they already possess in order to build their careers. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Emily Edison, Executive Director of SOAR Careers, discusses how the organization helps struggling individuals build lifelong careers in Duluth and the surrounding areas. This episode was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on human rights with guests: Silvia Argueta, Executive Director of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles and John Echohawk, Executive Director of the Native American Rights Fund.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on educating the next generation of law enforcement officers with guests: Noel March, Lecturer of Justice Studies at University of Maine at Augusta; Ramona Prieto, Retired Deputy Commissioner with the California Highway Patrol, and a Deadly Force Review Board Member with the California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation; Obed Mangy, CEO of Mangy Leadership and Police Officer of the Sacramento Police Department; and Jonni Redick, Adjunct Faculty at University of San Diego.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on on food insecurity in Oakland and Alameda County with the executive team of the Alameda County Community Food Bank with guests: Suzan Bateson, Executive Director and Allison Pratt, Chief of Partnership and Strategy.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on homelessness in the San Francisco Bay Area with guests: John Eckstrom, CEO of Shelter Inc; Beth Stokes, Executive Director of Episcopal Community Services; and Shari Wooldridge, Executive Director of St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco.
Tiffany Schleppegrell, Executive Director of Project Care Free Clinic, discusses providing a wide array of services to those battling grave health issues, including healthcare and emotional support. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation with the workforce team at Goodwill Southern California as well as partner ARCO Brand Management with guests: Luis Castanon, Senior Director of Workforce & Career Development and Alejandro Garcia, Career Service Specialist at Goodwill Southern California; and Alicia Vargas-Pharis from ARCO Brand Management.
Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation with the executive team of Goodwill Southern California with guests: Patrick McClenahan, President and CEO; Jessica Lall, Board Member; and Simon Lopez, Chief Impact Officer.
Jodi Slick, Founder & CEO of Ecolibrium 3, discusses the importance of cultivating valuable job skills within children so they may grow to fully contribute to society. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Jodi Slick, Founder & CEO of Ecolibrium 3, discusses the founding of the organization and the work they do to help people out of energy poverty that inspires a sustainable future in the Duluth community. This episode was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT
Lee Stuart, Executive Director of CHUM, discusses creating a more just and safe society without negatively affecting the community at large. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Lee Stuart, Executive Director of CHUM, discusses the history, the mission, and the future of the organization, which provides basic necessities and programs to help people and families struggling in their community. This interview was produced in collaboration with WDSE/WRPT.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a conversation on the 100 Club organization with guests: Caitlyn Brennan, CEO of 100 Club of Chicago; Angela Harrolle, President & CEO of 100 Club of Arizona; and William Skeen, Executive Director of 100 Club Houston, TX
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion services designed for the LGBTQ community with guests: National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director Imani Rupert- Gordon; Fenway Health CEO Ellen LaPointe; and LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland Executive Director Phyllis Harris