Episode 39

39. University of Florida President Kent Fuchs

University of Florida President Kent Fuchs is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about President Fuchs’ childhood in Alaska and what it was like for him to move across the country to Florida. We also talk about how the previous...

Episode 38

38. Florida Police Chiefs Association Executive Director Amy Mercer

Amy Mercer, executive director of the Florida Police Chiefs Association, is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about Amy’s work advocating for Florida’s police chiefs and how their needs have changed since Amy began at the FPCA in 1999. We...

Episode 37

37. Visit Florida President & CEO Ken Lawson

Visit Florida President and CEO Ken Lawson is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about Ken’s unique path to Visit Florida and how his experience as a marine has helped him become the leader he is today. We also talk...

Episode 36

36. FSU Heisman Trophy Winner and New York Knicks PG Charlie Ward

Heisman Trophy winner, Florida State national champion and former New York Knicks point guard Charlie Ward is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about his two sport stardom at Florida State and how he decided which sport he would play...

Episode 35

35. ‘Real Florida’ Journalist and Author Jeff Klinkenberg

Journalist and author Jeff Klinkenberg, who spent nearly four decades writing about Florida culture for the Tampa Bay Times, is this week’s featured guest. Jeff is the recent winner of the Florida Humanities Council’s Lifetime Achievement for Writing Award as well as a winner...

Episode 34

34. Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida President & CEO Doug Sessions

Doug Sessions, President and CEO of the Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida, is this week’s featured guest. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, so we discuss Florida’s efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect, and how you can help. Prior to working...