Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of zoos, with guests; Daniel Ashe, President & CEO of Association of Zoos & Aquariums, Nik Dehejia, President & CEO of Oakland Zoo, & Dr. Michael Adkesson, President & CEO of Chicago Zoological Society
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of African American Chambers of Commerce, with guests;
John Harmon, President & CEO of The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, Inc. Larry Ivory, President & CEO of the Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce & Jay King, President & CEO of California Black Chamber of Commerce
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on building diversity in the performing arts with Everett McCorvey, Professor and Director of Opera at the University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts; and Jose Luis Valenzuela, Artistic Director at the Latino Theatre Company.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on how summer programs lift up children in need, with guests; Aaron Dworkin, CEO of National Summer Learning Association Glenda Bernhardt, CEO of Freedom School Partners & Randy Barth, Founder and CEO of Think Together Org.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on Critical Race Theory, with guests: Dr. J. Allen Bryant, who teaches at Appalachian State U. and is also Director of The Gadugi Program, a partnership between the University and Cherokee Central Schools; Dr. Trinidad Gonzales, a history and Mexican American Studies instructor at South Texas College and co-founding member of Refusing to Forget; and Dr. Hasan Kwame Jeffries, an associate professor of history at Ohio State University where he teaches courses on the Civil Rights and Black Power Movements
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on environmental journalism, with guests; Benjamin Strauss, CEO & Chief Scientist of Climate Central & Meaghan Parker, Executive Director of Society of Environmental Journalists
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of strengthening and supporting local businesses, with guests; David Brown, President & CEO of Greater Omaha Chamber, Jonathan Weinhagen, President & CEO of Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce, & Roy Williams, President & CEO of Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on The Big Lie and how this WWII era propaganda technique is still used today, with guests; Rabbi Eli Mayerfeld, CEO of Holocaust Memorial Center Dr. Guy Stern, Former Interim Director of the Center & Former US Army Ritchie Boy & Prof. Dr. Mirjam Wenzel, Director of Jewish Museum Frankfurt
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of supporting people struggling with addiction, with guests; Jeremy Klemanski, President & CEO of Helio Health Inc. & Dale Klatzker, PhD, CEO of Gaudenzia Inc.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on homelessness in America, with guests; Dr. Chad Audi, President & CEO of Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries, Pedro Perez, Executive Director of Charlotte Family Housing, & James Winans, President & CEO of The Bowery Mission
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on the importance of history education, with guests; Beth English, Executive Director of Organization of American Historians, Scott Casper, President of The American Antiquarian Society, & Grace Leatherman, Executive Director of The National Council for History Education
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on animal welfare and safety, with guests;
Liz Skrobisch, Executive Director of Animal Rescue League of Southern Rhode Island Dr. Edward Schettino, President and CEO of Animal Rescue League of Boston & Kerri Burns, CEO of Santa Barbara Humane Society
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on grief and healing, with guests; Vicki Jay, CEO of the National Alliance for Children’s Grief, Lauren Schneider, Clinical Director of Child and Adolescent Programs of Our House Grief Support Center, & Bev Warnock, Executive Director of the National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children.
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on aquariums, with guests; Bob Davidson, CEO of Seattle Aquarium Cynthia Whitbred-Spanoulis, President and CEO of Virginia Aquarium & Peter Kareiva, President and CEO of Aquarium of the Pacific
Mark Oppenheim leads a discussion on early childhood development, with guests; Diana Rauner, President of Start Early Drew Furedi, Ed.D., President & CEO of Para Los Niños & Alejandra Barraza, Ph.D., President of HighScope Educational Research Foundation.