Telling the stories of the women and girls who are changing the world – each in her own unique way.
The Importance of Music with Viva
Music is baked into the fabric of our lives. Music is human!
In this episode I talk with Viva, Vocalist and Executive Director at Viva & The Reinforcements and Democracy Advocate. We explore her musical journey, the importance of music, the culture it creates and why it's important to help save our local music venues during this time of uncertainty
Create Your Own Path with Aleta Chappelle
Meet Daughter of Change, Aleta Chappelle, Founder of Moon Shadow Films. In this episode we talk about Aleta's journey through the film industry. From theater stage manager, to casting director, to directing and producing her own socially relevant films - as well as founding Harlem Children's Theater - Aleta has had a prolific career and worked with many industry greats. And she started it when she was a single mother!!! Tune in and find out how Aleta created her own path and discover the sage advice she has to offer.
Fresh Start - Improving the Lives of Women Through Education
Meet Daughter of Change Mary Maloney, Educator, Executive, Consultant and founder and President of Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation - a unique and wildly successful scholarship program.
In this episode, Mary tells us how and why she started Fresh Start, relays some heartfelt stories of success, and tells us what makes this program so successful. She also has some great advice for all you Daughters of Change!
Root Causes of Domestic Abuse
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, I talk with Regina Rooney from The Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence, and Casey Faulkingham from Partners for Peace about the root causes of domestic abuse.
Have you ever asked yourself why abusers abuse? Regina and Casey delve into the deeply held beliefs about entitlement, dominance and superiority that abusive people hold, and that we see at play in so many other aspects of our culture, too.
Launching your Passion with Malinda Gagnon
In this episode, I talk with Malinda Gagnon, CEO & Founder of Uprise Partners, about how to launch your passion. Malinda specializes in growing products and companies and has 20 years of experience in business strategy and digital communications.
We cover a range of helpful and interesting topics including mindset, how to get your project/business off the ground, giving yourself permission to make money by doing good, and doing good with the money you make. This podcast is a great resource for the Daughters of Change out there who are starting projects, events, and businesses - whether for profit or not for profit - and are ready to take their passion from idea to action.
Change is Messy with Libra Forde
In this episode I talk with Activist, Educator and Thought Leader, Libra Forde.
Libra stands six-feet-five-inches tall in stocking feet and has a heart and passion to match. Her Motivational Minutes "Elevator Views, Elevated You" are gaining momentum and popularity on social media with her candid and thought provoking analogies to help us think about how we move through the world, and how we can do better.
Libra and I discuss how she got to where she is today, her work at the second largest minority run non-profit in Oregon, the world she would like to help create for her daughters, and some of my personal favorite Libra analogies.