MAKE/IMPACT is a space where thoughts, ideas, and conversations are created around the positive and hopeful impact we can make within our communities and beyond. This podcast is about creative problem solving and the leaders who are changing their industries for the better.
In each episode, Derek Dienner interviews leaders in industries such as health, local government, tech, marketing, and community service to understand their take on what making an impact means to them. Learn from their experiences about how you too can make an impact.
Elevate Your Voice with Danielle McCamey
Danielle McCamey is the Founder, President, and CEO of DNPs of Color. Danielle and her team focus on networking, mentorship, and advocacy to increase diversity in doctoral studies, clinical practice, and leadership. Shee shares more of her personal story and her passion to support, encourage, and inspire others in this episode of MAKE/IMPACT. To learn more visit dnpsofcolor.org.
Sleep Well, Live Well with Tara Youngblood
Tara Youngblood is the owner of Chilisleep, a brand that fuses science and sleep to provide quality sleep with temperature technology. Tara imparts her wisdom and research on the amazing power of sleep in our day-to-day lives.
Informing The Misinformed with Madi Lawson
Madison Lawson is a journalist, podcast host, fashion-lover, and has two rare forms of muscular dystrophy. Madi shares wisdom beyond her age as she breaks down misconceptions, embraces her community, and advocates for greater awareness.
Follow Madi on Instagram @wheelchairbarbie and be sure to check out her podcast The Obvious Question.
Sound is Life with Dallas Taylor
Dallas Taylor is the host and creator of the Twenty Thousand Hertz podcast and the creative director of Defacto Sound, which creates fresh, relevant, and story-focused sound for all things visual. As a passionate and respected thought leader in his industry, Dallas brings wisdom and presence to the narrative power of sound.
The Perfect Match with Jess Will
Jess Will is a cancer and heart transplant survivor with an incredible story and mission to educate others about the power of organ donation. Jess shares her beautiful view of what’s truly important in our day-to-day and the gift that one willing heart gave her. Visit www.donors1.org to learn more about organ donation.
It’s A Winding Road with Russ Digilio
Russ Digilio is the founder of Duck Donuts, a made-to-order donut shop started in Duck, North Carolina in 2007. What started as a search for Russ’s family to find a warm, fresh donut in the Outer Banks, became the start of a franchise that has grown to almost 100 stores across the United States. In this episode, Russ reveals his personal story of perseverance, fear, and fulfillment.
Love this podcast
I enjoy listening to this podcast and look forward to new episodes when they come out. I live in central Pennsylvania so many of the guests are people who make an impact in my community. Episode 16 with Jess Will was especially inspiring and humbling. I definitely would recommend giving them all a listen and I look forward to new episodes in the future.
Interesting and thought provoking.
If you want to hear great conversations with people who are making an impact in their community, this is the place.
Thought Provoking and Inspiring
This Podcast , MAKE/ IMPACT, is inspiring and thought provoking... brings focus and perspective. Thank you MAKE Team for impacting creating this podcast and impacting my life.