We do conversations with amazing people in Athens, Georgia! The aim is to understand what makes community-minded people tick, as well as shed light on the work they're involved in, with emphasis on how to make Athens a more inclusive place.
Dr. Kate Morrissey Stahl
Dr. Kate Morrissey Stahl is a an AASECT certified sex therapist and E-200 registered yoga teacher. She holds a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Sciences, master’s degrees in both Communication and Social Work. She is a clinical assistant professor of Social Work at the University of Georgia.
In her private therapy practice she specializes in working with desire issues, sexual function, sexual orientation, and gender expression. She leads groups that combine yoga with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.
Kate loves to play music and spending time with her spouse and two children.
Revolution Therapy and Yoga:
Mariah Parker is the District 2 Commissioner for Athens-Clarke County. Mariah is a recording artist under the moniker Linqua Franqa. She is an activist, a podcast host, and an educator.
See Mariah's platform here:
Linqua Franqa on Instagram:
Waiting on Reparations podcast:
Mariah mentions the work of Battina L Love, Julio Cammarota, Django Paris, Steven Pinker, and the music of Aesop Rock.
Teter Carrillo (en español)
Teter Carrillo es la directora de Casa de la Cultura y es miembro de Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens.
Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens
Casa de la Cultura
Earnest Thompson has worked for over 30 years as a software engineer and technical writer. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1955-59. He has several published creative short stories and essays in Southern Distinction Magazine and The Atlanta Voice.
He hosts a show called The Earnestly Speaking Radio Show.
Sally is the Executive Director of The Cottage, Sexual Assault Center and Children's Advocacy Center.
Charles Hardy is the president and co-founder of Athens Alliance Coalition, Inc.
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