Episode 5

5. Longtime Jeb Bush Senior Advisor Sally Bradshaw

Sally Bradshaw, a longtime senior advisor to Jeb Bush, is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about her work in the White House and how that led to working with Jeb. We also talk about her proudest accomplishment working for...

Episode 4

4. Tampa Bay Times Political Editor Adam Smith

Adam Smith, Political Editor for the Tampa Bay Times is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about Adam’s path to becoming a political reporter. I also ask him who have been his favorite elected officials to cover, about how much...

Episode 3

3. Audubon Florida Executive Director Eric Draper

Audubon Florida Executive Director Eric Draper is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about how Eric developed his passion for the environment and wildlife and about what environmental issues he thinks are most important to Florida right now. We also...

Episode 2

2. FSU President John Thrasher

Florida State University President John Thrasher is the featured guest this week. In our conversation, we talk what he thinks is the top issue facing FSU, about what he wishes he had known about the university system when he was a legislator and...

Episode 1

1. An Introduction

I want to introduce you to the Fluent in Floridian podcast, a new show featuring the Sunshine State’s brightest leaders talking about the issues most important to the people of Florida and its more than 100 million yearly visitors. Each week, we’ll cover...