Host Stormy Simon is unlike any c-suite executive you’ve encountered before. She’s a glass ceiling shattering e-commerce pioneer, corporate renegade, cannabis activist, and state representative candidate who literally went from welfare to the boardroom at Overstock.com.
Picking up where business lunches left off, join Stormy for witty lunchtime chat with top celebrities, tastemakers, influencers, and unexpected thought leaders tackling topics including reinvention, unique business practices, the role that modern spirituality plays in our daily lives, and everything in between.
EPISODE 315 AKA EPISODE 29: NANCY DAVIS
Join Stormy for a captivating lunch with the indomitable Nancy Davis! The Race to Erase MS Founder, philanthropist, activist, Peace and Love Jewelry designer, and multi-tasking mom extraordinaire shares how hope carries us through our darkest days. The duo explore what it’s like living with MS, Nancy’s impetus for founding the revolutionary Cure Addiction Now, and the importance of being your own health advocate.
EPISODE 314 AKA EPISODE 28: CASEY COOPER
Join Stormy for a power lunch with the fierce, fabulous founder of The Compass Circle, Casey Cooper. This trucking industry icon not only became an entrepreneur at 15 with a vending machine business, she also turned a one-truck operation into a $6 million dollar transportation pipeline. Tune in for gems of wisdom from this force of nature who also happens to be Pharrell Williams’ cousin. The duo also explore how Casey is bringing awareness and education to women-owned and minority companies who are underrepresented in the federal sector and beyond.
EPISODE 313 AKA EPISODE 27: A VERY SPECIAL FAMILY
Join Stormy for a beautiful lunch with transgender 11-year-old Kai, his trailblazing mother Krista Whitley, and proud 13-year-old queer sister Bella for an authentic conversation celebrating the LGBTQ+ community and an inside look at a modern family who laughs, loves, and is also crushing pride parades with award-winning floats.
EPISODE 312 AKA EPISODE 26: SALT GAY CITY x BRAD + TREVOR
Join Stormy for a raw, real discussion with out and proud gay former LDS Mormon couple, Brad and Trevor, as they talk mission trips, coming out to clergy, and the surprising people and places they found solace in along the way. This lunch is chock full of family, faith, and an enduring love story that will inspire you.
EPISODE 311 AKA EPISODE 25 : DAVINA SMITH
Join Stormy for a significant lunch with indigenous Diné activist and documentary filmmaker Davina Smith. Settle in for a meaningful adventure through the sacred lands of Davina’s people and what it is really like to be an indigenous person in America today. Break bread and plenty of stereotypes with this conversation that’s sure to satisfy the soul.
EPISODE 310 AKA EPISODE 24 :SEAN PERRYMAN
Join Stormy for a rousing lunch with Sean Perryman, a grassroots activist vying to become Lt. Governor in Virginia. The duo discuss how Sean is blazing his own path after quitting his law firm job when they wanted him to represent Donald Trump to life on the campaign trail as a single dad. Sean’s ethics are strong and so is this episode, brimming with wit and real talk. From working for the late, great civil rights icon Elijah Cummings to his own hopes for a stronger, more unified America, this is a “Lunch With Stormy” episode that elevates and celebrates the future of public service and politics.