Episode 33

33. Former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine

Former Miami Beach Mayor and current gubernatorial candidate Philip Levine is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about Mayor Levine’s life before politics, how his business empire began with a marketing program for the cruise industry and how his experience...

Episode 32

32. State Senator Denise Grimsley

Florida State Senator Denise Grimsley is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about growing up in rural Florida, working in health care and about taking over her family’s business. We also discuss how running a business prepared Senator Grimsley to...

Episode 31

31. Constitution Revision Commissioner Brecht Heuchan

Brecht Heuchan, a commissioner on Florida’s Constitution Revision Commission, is this week’s featured guest. Brecht is also the founder of Contribution Link, a political intelligence, data analytics and fundraising company. In our conversation, we talk about how the Constitution Revision Commission is assigning responsibilities, considering...

Episode 30

30. Pulitzer Prize Winning Reporter Lucy Morgan

Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Lucy Morgan is this week’s featured guest. Lucy was chief of the Times Capitol Bureau in Tallahassee from 1986-2006. The Florida Senate’s press gallery is named after her in honor of her work covering the state legislature. She has...

Episode 29

29. UF Professor & Author Mary Adkins

Mary Adkins, a Master Legal Skills Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law and the author of Making Modern Florida: How the Spirit of Reform Shaped a New State Constitution, is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about...

Episode 28

28. Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis

Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about the CFO’s hometown of Panama City, the restaurant his family made famous in the Panhandle and what it taught him about business and serving the community....