Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion about the importance of plant biodiversity, with guests; Mary Brinegar, President & CEO of The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, Anthony Kolenic, Director of Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum, & Brian Vogt, CEO of Denver Botanic Gardens
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on Critical Race Theory, with guests: Dr. J. Allen Bryant, who teaches at Appalachian State U. and is also Director of The Gadugi Program, a partnership between the University and Cherokee Central Schools; Dr. Trinidad Gonzales, a history and Mexican American Studies instructor at South Texas College and co-founding member of Refusing to Forget; and Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, an associate professor of history at Ohio State University where he teaches courses on the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on environmental journalism, with guests; Benjamin Strauss, CEO & Chief Scientist of Climate Central & Meaghan Parker, Executive Director of Society of Environmental Journalists
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on animal welfare and safety, with guests; Liz Skrobisch, Executive Director of Animal Rescue League of Southern Rhode Island Dr. Edward Schettino, President and CEO of Animal Rescue League of Boston & Kerri Burns, CEO of Santa Barbara Humane Society
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on aquariums, with guests; Bob Davidson, CEO of Seattle AquariumCynthia Whitbred-Spanoulis, President and CEO of Virginia Aquarium&Peter Kareiva, President and CEO of Aquarium of the Pacific
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on water conservation, with guests; Joel Brammeier, CEO of Alliance for the Great Lakes Marissa Christiansen, President & CEO of Friends of the LA River & Cindy Zipf, Executive Director of Clean Ocean Action
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of conserving America’s National Parks and public lands, with guests: Theresa Pierno, President & CEO of National Parks Conservation Association; Christine Lehnertz, President & CEO of Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and Laura Herrin, President & CEO of American Conservation Experience.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on preventing animal abuse and neglect with guests: Janelle Dixon, President and CEO of the Animal Humane Society; Joe Elmore, President & CEO of the Charleston Animal Society; and Julie Klim, CEO of the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals.
Matt Meyer, Executive Director, and Tonja Carrigg, Director of Community Relations of River Parks Authority talk about the amazing park spaces along the Arkansas river that offer opportunities for outdoor activities, like cycling, art walks, and annual festivals that bring the community together. This interview was produced in partnership with RSUTV in Oklahoma.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of botanical gardens with guests: Bruce Harkey, President & CEO of the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens; Maureen Heffernan, Executive Director of Myriad Botanical Gardens & Scissortail Park and Mary Pat Matheson, President & CEO of the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Mark Oppenheim as he leads a discussion on protecting the rainforest with guests: Ginger Cassady, Executive Director of the Rainforest Action Network and Suzanne Pelletier, Executive Director of the Rainforest Foundation US.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on aquariums and ocean conservation during the pandemic with: Roger Germann, President & CEO of the Florida Aquarium; Vikki Spruill, President & CEO of the New England Aquarium and Keith Sanford, President & CEO of the Tennessee Aquarium.