Ignite 2 Impact Podcast - Raise up and Inspire the Next Generation of Leaders
By Dr. Geneva Williams
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Conversations with leaders that are igniting their community, our nation and the world to be a better place. Be inspired and enlightened as we pull back the curtain and dive into intimate and energetic dialog with tips and tactics from achievers and doers with host and Master Leadership Strategist, Dr. Geneva Williams.
||CleanPenny Bailer: Her #1 Goal is to Level the Playing Field Ep. 24||Penny served as Executive Director of City Year Detroit (CYD) from 2001-2015, responsible for Michigan’s largest AmeriCorps program, retiring in 2015. During that period, over 1,000 young adult “corps members” served full time with...||2/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRochelle Riley: New Book Examines the Impact of Slavery Ep. 23||Hear Rochelle Riley - real and raw. She is a columnist for the Detroit Free Press, where she has been a leading voice for children, education, competent government and race since 2000. She makes frequent television and radio appearances, including on..||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSam Wells: Mentor of the Year by MCSC Ep. 22||This is an enlightening and inspiring interview with Sam Wells, of Flint, who was honored last year by the Michigan Community Service Commission. He was one of those chosen individuals from across the state of Michigan that received the prestigious...||1/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRev. Charles Williams II: The Dream Keeper Leading the Fight Ep. 21||Charles Edward Williams, II was born in Detroit, Michigan and reared in Birmingham, Alabama; he was built with the Ford toughness of a Midwestern American family, while planted in red dirt values of southern congeniality. With compassion and vigilance..||1/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEdgar L. Vann: True Confessions of an Overachiever Ep. 20||Bishop Edgar Vann was stepping down from the pulpit of Second Ebenezer Church in Detroit after preaching to his congregation on New Year’s Eve one year ago when he was confronted with death. “It was as if a dark curtain was falling and I...||12/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Bill Pickard: Millionaire Mover & Shaker but mostly a Mentor Ep. 19||William F. Pickard, PhD, is CEO and chairman for multiple enterprises, including VITEC L.L.C., Global Automotive Alliance L.L.C., Grupo Antolin-Wayne, ARD Logistics, L.L.C., and Commonwealth Regal Industries. He is also the owner of several...||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLeveraging Your Leadership with Social Media Ep. 18||In this special edition podcast host Dr. Geneva and Pam Perry cover how to be social with your audience, what to share with them and how to appropriately communicate with diverse-aged audiences - online and off. Everyone would agree better...||11/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJessica Byrd: A Chic Mom Empowering Other Moms Ep. 17||Promoting Confident, Heroic, Inspiring, Courageous moms. (CHICmomorg.com) Jessica Byrd, mother of two found her passion as a career mom by starting an organization to interact with young mothers to provide them with the...||11/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarol Goss: From Skillman Foundation to Warrior Women Ep. 16||Carol Goss retired after nearly a decade as the Skillman Foundation’s president & CEO. During her tenure, the Foundation underwent major strategic shifts, including becoming an embedded funder working on-the-ground in six neighborhoods. Goss, a...||11/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJason Appling: Cool Smart, Inc. and Tux & Chucks Ep. 15||Jason K. Appling is the Co-Founder of Cool Smart, Inc., a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that has a mission to educate the youth and young professionals on the importance of philanthropy and increasing awareness of charitable initiatives in...||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLoretta Forbes: The Girl Empowerment Advocate Ep. 14||Loretta A. Forbes is a nationally recognized girls empowerment speaker, Author of two best selling books “Hello, My Name is B.E.A.U.T.I.F.U.L.” and “If God is a King, That Makes Me a Princess” and a licensed therapist. Loretta has been...||10/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeryl Davis: The Inspiring Olympic Figure Skater Ep. 13||When Meryl first fell in love with figure skating on a frozen lake by her childhood home outside of Detroit, Michigan, she had no idea the journey she was about to embark on. Teaming up with partner, Charlie White at the young age of nine, Meryl and...||10/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Cleamon Moorer Teaches People to Be MORE Ep. 12||Dr. Moorer flunked-out of Kettering University twice returned earning a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems –then later returned as a professor and was recognized as Kettering’s most distinguished alumni. Cleamon Moorer Jr.,...||10/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Volunteering Taught Me Ep. 11||Look at any leader - and you'll see they were once a volunteer. Volunteers launch movements. Think about the Civil Rights Movement where countless volunteers, including Rev. Martin Luther King and Rosa Parks, banded together to make an impact....||9/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDave Bing: The Secret Sauce to Building Up Our Community Ep. 10||NBA Hall of Famer, Businessman and Former Mayor Dave Bing continues his conversation on leadership strategies that he feels will ignite the next generation. His passion is making it happen in the Bing Youth Institute where is the founder and chairman...||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDave Bing: Talks about Rising above Racism, Team Building and Leadership Ep. 9||Besides being an American retired Hall of Fame basketball player, Dave Bing has many other major accomplishments. He's run a steel company where he became the top minority supplier to the the auto industry and later was elected Mayor of the City...||8/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCollin Mays: Champion for Change Ep. 8||Collin Mays is one of Michigan’s fastest rising young professionals. Mr. Mays graduated from Western Michigan University with a B.A. in Political Science. On campus he was very active and held numerous positions including, President of the WMU...||8/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAndrew Morrison: Inspiring Aspiring Doctors & Science Professionals Ep. 7||Andrew Morrison is Chief Operating Officer of Mentoring in Medicine (MIM). As one of Mentoring in Medicine’s original visionaries, he has utilized his 25+ years of award-winning marketing skills to assist the organization with strategic...||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMahogany Jones: Swirling Arts, Education and Activism Ep. 6||Recording and performance artist, educator, and activist Mahogany Jones's career is distinguished by titles. Mahogany Jones harnesses the true power of music to uplift the spirit, body, and soul and educate the masses. A sensational performer and...||8/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocusing on the HOPE for Detroit, Jason Lee, CEO of Focus: HOPE Ep. 5||Jason Lee, CEO of Focus: HOPE talks about how the organization is retooling to meet the current inequities in Detroit. Focus: HOPE was created to address the issues that led to the 1967 Rebellion. Now, 50 years later, Lee talks about "how we see...||7/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Cleanjessica Care moore Cares More: Poetry in Motion as The Youth Institution Builder Ep: 4||jessica Care moore is a poet, playwright, actor and activist. She’s shared the stage with Steve Harvey, Maya Angelou, Nikki Giovanni, Amiri Baraka… jessica Care moore has graced the cover of The New York Times, The Metro...||7/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEducation: The Real Coleman A. Young Legacy with Khary K. Turner Ep. 3||Coleman Alexander Young (1918-1997)was the iconic mayor of Detroit, Michigan from 1974 to 1994. Young was the first African-American mayor of Detroit. He left a real legacy for our youth. The mission of Coleman A. Young Foundation is to develop...||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGail Perry Mason's Money Matters More and Here's Why||Gail Perry-Mason, of Detroit, has come a long way, from foster care to caring for others. Gail is a respected authority in the financial industry. And now she can add bestselling author to her list of accomplishments. And it’s her years of...||7/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIgnite to Impact with Dr. Geneva||Raising up and inspiring the next generation of leaders||6/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Awesome guests that are inspiring
It's a show that is soooo needed today. Legacy and leadership. Community change. Inspiring others.
Inspiring, soulful, and actionable!
This podcast captures precise insights that help to light the path ahead for those committed to servant leadership. Bravo!!