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Own It! from Women Lead Change

You say “stubborn," we say determined. You say “quiet," we say deliberate. You say “outspoken," we say passionate. You say “bossy," we say… #ownit. The most courageous female leaders have been called a lot of things. But what can keep some down, only propels the best forward. They own it all. Join Women Lead Change CEO Tiffany O’Donnell as she digs deeper into the power of the stories these women tell themselves. Each one with a perspective that may be just what you need, when you need it. Tactical, informative, and inspirational. How will you #OwnIt? This podcast features thought leaders, industry experts, CEOs, and senior leaders who recognize the imperative to advance women leaders at all levels. Topics range from personal interviews to tactical development insights around issues like gender intelligence, male allyship, emotional intelligence, and executive presence.

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Owning it with Joni Ekstrum: Connecting with People
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Joni Ekstrum, executive director of South Dakota Biotech who oversees its advocacy, communication, education, and membership services. SD Biotech represents more than 50 companies in industries spanning from agriculture to medical services and renewable fuels. Since assuming this role in 2012, Joni has grown its membership and increased gross profit while maintaining and expanding membership benefits. Her collaborative approach has provided connections for networking and led to career, new business, and partnering opportunities for both members and individuals.On today's episode, Joni discusses her journey, the importance of women lifting each other up and how sometimes the only person standing in your way is yourself. Learn more about biotech here. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
20:28 09/09/2022
Owning it with Marcy Roundtree: Tenacity
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Marcy Roundtree who is an accomplished public speaker and entrepreneur. She is the second African American woman to serve on the Cedar Rapids School Board. In 2017, she founded SOUL Coaching- Strategically, Optimistically, Unapologetically, Liberated to live your best life. On today's episode, Marcy discusses the power of self check-ins, her passion for serving others and the importance of allyship. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
23:25 08/26/2022
Owning it with Dr. José-Marie Griffiths: Communication
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Dr. José-Marie Griffiths, the president of Dakota State University in Madison, SD. President Griffiths has spent her career in research, teaching, public service, corporate leadership, workforce and economic development, and higher education administration, with special focus on work in STEM fields. She has served in presidential appointments to the National Science Board, the U.S. President’s Information Technology Advisory Committee, and the U.S. National Commission on Libraries and Information Science. She is a member of the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence, part of the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for 2020.On today's episode, Dr. José-Marie Griffiths tells us about what led her to Dakota State University, the importance of allyship and mentorship, and that everyone has Imposter Syndrome.  Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
31:37 08/12/2022
Owning it with Katy Susong: Taking Care of People
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Katy Susong, president and CEO of Iowa-based Cardinal Construction, a mid-sized commercial construction and development company. She is the 127-year-old company’s first female CEO. In her role, she develops and oversees company strategy. Katy is passionate about team member engagement and development, and providing opportunities for leadership. In 2021, she was recognized as Grow Cedar Valley’s Businessperson of the Year for her leadership in creating and strengthening regional collaboration and cooperation for economic and community development. On today's episode, Katy talks about her non-traditional journey to get to where she is today, the women she looks up to, and the importance of diverse conversations.Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
25:30 07/29/2022
Owning it with Jen Loeb: Being Stubborn
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Jen Loeb, a climber, photographer, guest speaker, author, and humanitarian. Jen started mountain climbing in 2010 and since that time has climbed mountains all over the world, including Everest on May 19, 2016, becoming the first woman from Iowa to climb it. She recently became one of 25 women in the United States to complete the 7 Summits which is when you climb the highest mountain on every continent. Jen has released a book called Shots From The Heart, that includes photographs and journal excerpts from her travels both near and far.On today's episode, Jen talks about how she got into climbing, her Iowa pride and what the entire world has in common. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
28:29 07/15/2022
Owning it with Akwi Nji: I Am Me
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Akwi Nji, an Iowa-based artist creating in words, performance, and visual art. She specializes in creative personal narrative storytelling across artistic mediums and through producing and curating community-focused arts programming. Her work and words have appeared on stage from California's Wine Country to New York's Fashion Week to Women Lead Change. She has worked with us on several projects over the years, including the recent piece, Years Ahead, featured in the WLC 15-year anniversary video. She is creator of The Remoir Project, a nationwide audio and visual storytelling arts initiative, and a champion of the artist and the arts through her role as producer of multimedia arts events in the Midwest. On today's episode, Akwi talks about how her childhood in Cameroon, Africa, helped make her the creative she is today and gives insight into her inspiration for the Years Ahead piece which you can view here. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
26:08 07/01/2022
Owning it with Beth Trejo: The Campaigner
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Beth Trejo, the leader, mentor, torchbearer, innovator, founder and CEO of Chatterkick. As a trailblazing entrepreneur, Beth loves to take risks and starting Chatterkick in 2012 was her biggest one yet. Defying the odds of successful female-founded start-ups, Beth not only prevailed, she grew her company with a predominantly female staff. She incorporates her passion for the digital landscape and social media into nearly every role she has known, from her craft as an entrepreneur and local business advocate to her calling as a wife and mom of two tech-savvy kids.On today's episode, Beth talks about her journey as a female entrepreneur, the ever-changing social media landscape and how she teaches her kids to use social media.Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
30:59 06/17/2022
Owning it with Women Lead Change: Ask us anything!
Tiffany O'Donnell is joined by the Women Lead Change Team! We asked for questions, and now you get to hear their answers.On today's episode, you will find out about Amy Eaton's first job, Morgan Schmall's weekend activites, how Bobbi Segura got involved with WLC, Anna Fisher's candle business, Jade Romagna's morning routine, what gets Becky Alpen out of bed, Mackenzy Caligiuri's favorite place to travel and what Tiffany O'Donnell would tell her 22-year-old self. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
25:41 06/03/2022
Owning it with Annette Hamilton: Being Comfortable with the Uncomfortable
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Annette Hamilton, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ho-Chunk, Inc. Annette joined the company in 2001 as Chief Financial Officer and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2004. She oversees the daily operations of the Ho-Chunk, Inc’s subsidiary companies which is a tribally owned development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska. She serves on the board of directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City – Omaha Branch, Mercy One Siouxland Medical Center, and New Mexico Community Capital. Annette earned a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota and is a certified Gallup Strengths coach. She is an enrolled member of the Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas.On today's episode, Annette talks about her journey, the women that came before her and the importance of mentorship and how you can give back as a mentor. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
24:54 05/20/2022
Owning it with Denise Stapley: Stubbornness & Determination
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to native Iowan and the Sole Survivor of Survivor: Philippines, Denise Stapley. She currently practices as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor & AASECT Certified Sex Therapist. She hopes to bring to the podcast what she brings to her clients which is the encouragement to be unapologetically herself; to own her own path, and to encourage others to do the same.  On today's episode, Denise talks about her experience on Survivor, not only once, but twice, and what life looks like for her as she becomes an empty nester. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
28:56 05/06/2022
Owning it with Annette McNamara: Embracing Adventure
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Annette McNamara. In Sept 2018, long time photographer Annette, had an idea for her own photoshoot. Growing up she struggled with her self-image and allowed other’s negative words to affect how she saw herself. Beautiful Strength was born out of a need to say those struggles out loud and finally accept herself for who she was. No filters, no Photoshop, just her and her words. That one idea blossomed into an initial shoot that consisted of 45 people. Little did she know that throwing this positivity out into the world would connect to a bigger purpose… the need for ALL people, regardless of race, gender, sexuality, religion, political views, economic status, whatever… to be heard and have a chance to connect with others. Annette never could have imagined that one shoot would lead to so many awesome stories and connections. She believes everyone deserves to be told I see you, you are beautiful, you are strong, and you are loved. On today's episode, Annette talks about her project, Beautiful Strength and what inspired her to name her sparkly bus, Atticus. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
24:59 04/22/2022
Heidi Parkhurst: Owning the Unexpected
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Heidi Parkhurst, a founding board member of Women Lead Change. As Market President, Heidi is Bank of America’s leader for the Iowa Market. In addition, she is a Senior Vice President of Wealth Management and Senior Resident Director at Merrill overseeing 39 advisors and support staff in the Quad Cities office. Heidi was a Field Champion for Diversity and Inclusion within Global Wealth and Investment Management and works with her colleagues across the Mid-America Market on their Diversity and Inclusion efforts. Heidi is involved with many community organizations and charities, is an avid runner, and in the rest of her spare time, trains for Ironman events.On today's episode, Heidi talks about how the finance world has changed for women and that your body is much more capable than you believe. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Mount Mercy University.Support the show
29:18 04/08/2022
Owning it with Jenn Lim: Beyond Happiness
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Jenn Lim, the CEO of Delivering Happiness, a company founded to create happier company cultures for a more profitable and sustainable approach to business. Her mission is both simple and profound: to teach businesses how to create workplaces—led with happiness and humanity—that generate more profit, sustain all people at every level of the organization, and share how we can make an impact by being true to our authentic selves.This episode was recorded in person at the Women Lead Change Quad Cities Conference on Oct. 13, 2021. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
25:22 02/18/2022
Owning it with Michelle Bates: Leading with Empathy
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Michelle Bates, Founder and CEO of SkyPrairie Inc. She is a transformational business and technology executive with more than 25 years of experience across multiple industries and market segments. Michelle has a strong commitment to her community and is engaged in philanthropic work. She supports the LGBTQ+ Clinic at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, One Iowa, Shelter House and the Englert Theatre. In addition she coaches and mentors students at the University of Iowa’s John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and regularly mentors women in technology and business.On today's episode, Michelle discusses her leadership journey, what it's like being a woman in tech, and how tech has and will impact our world. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business.Support the show
28:04 09/03/2021
Owning it with Wendy Davidson: How To Gain a Seat at the Table
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Wendy Davidson, a global executive with over 25 years of experience in the branded CPG, retail, and foodservice industries, with a record of accomplishment in innovation, turnaround and profitable growth of mature businesses. As the President of the Americas for Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Wendy is responsible for leading the $1.2B business across North America and Latin America for leading brands in sports nutrition, healthy lifestyle and weight management. She was named to the 2020 Crain’s list of Notable Women Executives over 50 among other accolades. A graduate of Luther College (Decorah, IA), Wendy serves as the Chair of the Board of Regents.On today's episode, Wendy talks about the impact that you can create, not only for yourself, but also by being a voice for others who are not in the room... yet. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business.Support the show
29:29 08/20/2021
Owning it with Kellie Gerardi: Reaching for the Stars
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Kellie Gerardi, a bioastronautics researcher with the International Institute for Astronautical Sciences (IIAS). She has flown multiple parabolic research campaigns here on Earth, and will soon fly to space as a Payload Specialist on a dedicated research mission with Virgin Galactic. Kellie’s work as a science communicator has attracted hundreds of thousands of fans on social media. She serves on the Defense Council for the Truman National Security Project and on the Board of Directors for The Explorers Club, whose esteemed flag she carried during a crew rotation at the Mars Desert Research Station. Kellie also holds a leadership role in Global Mission Operations at Palantir Technologies. She is the author of  Not Necessarily Rocket Science and the upcoming children’s picture book series LUNA MUNA. Kellie lives in Jupiter, FL, with her husband Steven and their daughter Delta V.On today's episode, Kellie talks about her inspiring journey to make her dreams come true and the importance of being your biggest cheerleader. Check out Kellie on TikTok.Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
23:43 08/06/2021
Owning it with Kindra Hall: The Bright Side of Optimism
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Kindra Hall, a professional storyteller who teaches leaders, executives and entrepreneurs across countless industries to harness and leverage the power of their stories. Her book, Stories that Stick, debuted at #2 on the Wall Street Journal Bestseller List and Forbes said it “may be the most valuable business book you read." In 2020, she became the Chief Storytelling Officer of SUCCESS Magazine where she interviews icons like Deepak Chopra and Misty Copeland in an effort to hear and share their stories of success.On today's episode, Kindra talks about her new book, Choose Your Story, Change Your Life, and the importance of grace as we learn how to transition into this new normal. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
32:45 07/23/2021
Owning it with Judi Holler: Using Energy for Good
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Judi Holler, an author, speaker, thought leader, podcaster, improviser, and the creator and CEO of the Haus of {&}, a possibility-driven lifestyle brand that helps teams, companies and the humans inside them think like improvisers so they can have more breakthrough moments! On today's episode, Judi talks about her book, "Fear Is My Homeboy," how everyone uses improv even if they may not recognize it, and the importance of practicing mindfulness. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
25:49 07/09/2021
Owning it with Jennifer Pastiloff: You Get to Have This
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Jennifer Pastiloff whose inspirational memoir, On Being Human, recounts how years of waitressing taught her to seek out unexpected beauty; how deafness taught her to listen fiercely; how being vulnerable allowed her to find love; and how imperfections can lead to a life full of wild happiness. Her workshop “On Being Human,” is a unique hybrid of yoga related movement, writing, sharing out loud, letting the snot fly, and the occasional dance party. On today's episode, Jennifer talks about the importance of giving yourself a medal and how she always dreamed of coming to Iowa. Trigger warning: This episode mentions topics of death, eating disorders and suicidal thoughts. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
27:43 06/25/2021
Owning it with Amanda Hollenbeck & Mackenzie Monroe: A New Day on the Farm
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to sisters Amanda Hollenbeck and Mackenzie Monroe who were born and raised on a hog and grain farm in rural Iowa. They make up part of the 4th generation of their family to carry on the farming operation. Amanda has taken on a full-time role with a primary focus on grain marketing, field analysis/mapping and record keeping. When not working as a clinical pharmacist, Mackenzie takes on an active role assisting with field operations and crop management.On today's episode, Amanda & Mackenzie tell us what it's like being women farmers and what the future of farming looks like. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. You can follow Amanda at @girlscanfarm2 on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
28:17 06/11/2021
Owning it with Gayle Tzemach Lemmon: Never Giving Up
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Gayle Tzemach Lemmon who addresses U.S. national security in terms that are personal, relevant and digestible. She has spent the past fifteen years chronicling the post-9/11 conflicts and writing about Syria, Afghanistan and Iraq in terms that make far-away conflicts feel close to home. She combines a rare mix of business acumen, using her Harvard MBA and current experience in leadership at an emerging technology company focused on A-I for defense, with a gift for storytelling and helps make global issues approachable.On today's episode, Gayle discusses her latest book, The Daughters of Kobani and what the female superpower is. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
26:14 05/28/2021
Owning it with Ariane de Bonvoisin: Learning & Growing From Others
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Ariane de Bonvoisin. With a degree in economics and international relations from the London School of Economics at the age of 19, Ariane began her professional career at The Boston Consulting Group working in over a dozen countries. After an MBA from Stanford University, she moved to New York and in 2000, she joined Time Warner as the Managing Director of their new $500 million digital-media venture fund. She has spoken and coached at companies such as Google, Twitter, Morgan Stanley, Amazon, and more. The First 30 Days and her 9 Principles of Change Workshop has become a cornerstone of her teachings and has received rave reviews.On today's episode, Ariane talks about the one thing we need to do to navigate change, along with the "cosmic and."Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
36:54 05/14/2021
Owning it with Selena Rezvani: Owning My Truth
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Selena Rezvani, whose mission is to help women carve out paths to leadership – and to activate allyship at all levels. She also consults with employers on how to make work truly “work” for women - by creating culture change that improves working women’s experience. She’s the author of the bestselling “Pushback” and “The Next Generation of Women Leaders.” In 2018 Selena delivered a TEDx talk called Interrupting Gender Bias Through Meeting Culture, which was recognized with the Croly journalism award. Selena is based in Philadelphia where she lives with her husband Geoff and 8 year old boy-girl twins.On today's episode, Selena talks about the importance of confidence-building and how you can become a better advocate for yourself. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
28:20 04/30/2021
Owning it with Shellye Archambeau: Owning Ambition
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Shellye Archambeau, one of high tech's first female African American CEOs. In her book, Unapologetically Ambitious, Shellye shares her story of growing up an ambitious Black girl in the racially charged 1960s and 70s. She recounts how she overcame the challenges she faced as a young woman, wife, and mother, managing her responsibilities while climbing the ranks at IBM, and brings readers on a wild ride through the busts and booms of Silicon Valley in the early 2000s, detailing the risks she took and the strategies she engaged to steer her family, her career, and her company, MetricStream, toward success. On today's episode, Shellye talks about what inspired the name of her book, the Imposter Syndrome, and what makes her a unique leader. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
22:51 04/16/2021
Owning it with Brit Barron: Positive Reframe
Tiffany O'Donnell talks to Brit Barron, a sought-after speaker about the intersections of spirituality, race, gender, and sexuality. Along with her wife, Sami, she co-founded Other Dreamers, a creative agency designed to help others tell their stories authentically. She co-pastors New Abbey, a church in Pasadena, California, that seeks to challenge and redefine what "church" looks like today.On today's episode, Brit talks about the importance of the words "help me understand" and the power of empathy in hard conversations. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show
26:11 04/02/2021
Season 2 Trailer
Season 2 of Own It! from Women Lead Change premieres Friday, April 2nd. You’ll hear from past and future WLC Conference Speakers, thought leaders, industry experts, CEOs, and senior leaders all about how they are advancing women leaders and of course how they Own It both personally and professionally. Tactical, informative, and inspirational. How will you #OwnIt?Own It! from Women Lead Change is sponsored by Iowa State University's Ivy College of Business. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
01:02 03/26/2021
Owning it with Mel Robbins: The 5 Second Rule
Tiffany O'Donnell talks with Mel Robbins. Mel has spent the past decade coaching, teaching, and motivating millions of people around the world. Her practical, no-nonsense advice and life strategies provide tangible results and skills that help people push through the everyday challenges we all face in life, work, and love.On today's episode, Mel discusses The 5 Second Rule and how she got to where she is today. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information.Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
29:50 10/30/2020
Owning it with Dr. Angela Franklin: Serving Others
Tiffany O'Donnell talks with Dr. Angela Franklin who became Des Moines University’s 15th president in the spring of 2011. She is a native of McCormick, South Carolina and a graduate of Furman University. A licensed clinical psychologist, she completed her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Emory University, followed by a year-long clinical internship at Grady Memorial Hospital.On today’s episode, Dr. Franklin discusses her journey to becoming Des Moines University’s president and how she is in the process of moving the university. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information.Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
36:40 10/16/2020
Owning it with Emily and Amelia Nagoski: Beating Burnout
Tiffany O'Donnell talks with Emily and Amelia Nagoski, Authors of BURNOUT: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle. BURNOUT is for women (or anyone) who has felt overwhelmed and exhausted by everything they have to do, yet still worried they aren't doing “enough.” They will also be joining us at the 2020 All Access Central Iowa Conference on Oct. 28. Purchase tickets for the 2020 All Access Central Iowa Conference here. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
26:29 10/02/2020
Owning it with Karen Forgus: Seeing Connections
Tiffany O'Donnell talks with Karen Forgus, Senior Vice President of Business Operations for the Cincinnati Reds. In her current role, Karen oversees a variety of departments including ticket sales, corporate sponsorships, community relations, diversity initiatives, communications and more. In 2014, Karen was selected as a “Game Changer” by Sports Business Journal. The honor is presented annually to recognize women who are having a major impact in sports business.On today's episode, Karen discusses what it's like being a female in a male-dominated industry and you probably think she's a huge baseball fan but you might be surprised. Follow Women Lead Change on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn and visit wlcglobal.org for more information. Support the show (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=7V9VAGJQC2YLA&source=url)
32:19 09/18/2020