Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on leadership programs for Latino youth with guests: Patricia Barahona, CEO of the Youth Leadership Institute; Carmen Diaz-Malvido, CEO of Aspira of New York and Santiago Marquez, CEO of Latin American Association.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of libraries in our communities with guests: Tracie Hall, Executive Director of the American Library Association; David Leonard, President of the Boston Public Library and Bridget Quinn, CEO of the Hartford Public Library.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on preventing animal abuse and neglect with guests: Janelle Dixon, President and CEO of the Animal Humane Society; Joe Elmore, President & CEO of the Charleston Animal Society; and Julie Klim, CEO of the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the state of the foster care system with Becky Davenport, Executive Director of Bloom Our Youth; Melanie Scheetz, Executive Director of the Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition and Don Wells, CEO of Just in Time for Foster Youth.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of trees and urban forests with Texas Trees Foundation’s President & CEO Janette Monear and Director of Development and Communications Ryan Larson.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on empowering girls through Girl Scouts with guests Meridith Maskara, CEO of Girl Scouts New York City, Lidia Soto-Harmon, CEO of Girl Scouts Nation’s Capital (DC) and Marina Park, CEO of Girl Scouts of Northern California.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on organizations that support those who are deaf and hard of hearing with guests Howard Rosenblum, CEO of the National Association of the Deaf; Michelle Bronson – Executive Director of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center and Jeff Bravin, Executive Director of American School for the Deaf in West Hartford CT. We are also joined by professional interpreters Erin Ruiz and Marie Langill.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on how we can better help and understand people living with Autism with guests Colleen Allen, President & CEO of Autism Alliance of Michigan; Joanne Quinn, Executive Director of The Autism Project in RI; and Brian Hall, Executive Director of Autism Delaware.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on ending gun violence with Margot Bennett, Executive Director of Women Against Gun Violence; Renée Hopkins, CEO of The Alliance for Gun Responsibility and Maisha Fields Gun Violence Survivor & Vice President of Organizing at Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of providing support to underrepresented individual who wish to pursue STEM education with Tara Chklovski, Founder & CEO of Technovation and Sarah EcoHawk, CEO of American Indian Science & Engineering Society.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on supporting Hispanic/Latino owned businesses and its leaders during the pandemic with Laura Murillo, President & CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Carmen Castro, Executive Director of Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber in Portland Oregon.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on serving the LGBTQ community with guests: David Heitstuman, CEO of the Sacramento LGBT Community Center; Nate Rhoton, Executive Director of One N Ten; and Jorge Valencia, CEO of the Point Foundation.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on capacity building for nonprofits with guests: Melanie Tavares, Director of Capacity Building and Nonprofit Support at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving; Bill Buckner, Director of Learning and Capacity Building at The Annie E. Casey Foundation and Tom Fuechtmann, Senior Program Officer of the Community Memorial Foundation.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of botanical gardens with guests: Bruce Harkey, President & CEO of the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens; Maureen Heffernan, Executive Director of Myriad Botanical Gardens and Mary Pat Matheson, President & CEO of the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on preventing and treating depression with guests: Michael Pollock, CEO of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance and Ricardo Munoz, Distinguished Professor of Clinical Psychology at Palo Alto University and Founder of i4Health.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on supporting the blind and visually impaired with guests: Christine Benninger, President and CEO of Guide Dogs for the Blind; Kirk Adams, President & CEO of the American Foundation for the Blind and Chris LaFollette, President & CEO of Arizona Industries for the Blind.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on what needs to be done to help people experiencing homelessness in the San Francisco Bay Area during and after this pandemic with guests: Louis Chicoine, CEO at Abode Services in Freemont, CA, Jennifer Friedenbach, Executive Director of the Coalition on Homelessness in San Francisco, CA and Anne Quaintance, CEO of Conard House.
Host Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on how domestic violence affects American families with guests: Esther Peralez-Dieckmann, Executive Director of Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence and Tricia Swartling, CEO of the Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence.