Category Archives: InterestingPod

Interesting People #81: Lori Swerda (Author of Star-Spangled Scandal)

Interesting People #81: Lori Swerda (Author of Star-Spangled Scandal)

Lori Swerda is a Frederick based author who discovered a little corner of American history that has taken on a life of its own. We talked about how Thomas Johnson was the catalyst for the book, the challenges of publishing in 2019, and the mystery before a murder! Website: https://loriswerda.com/| Novel: https://www.amazon.com/Star-Spangled-Scandal-Novel-Lori-Swerda-ebook/dp/B07P73K9P8 iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google…Read More

Interesting People #80: Laura Crump Anderson

Interesting People #80: Laura Crump Anderson

Laura Crump Anderson is an Equestrian Fitness Specialist that makes sure that riders are in the best shape to keep riding! We talk about how her own physical therapy defined her career, the amazing way she got a pony, and her experience event riding. Check this out for the rad pony story and stay for the interesting…Read More

Interesting People #79: Niki Thrash – Heartly House

Interesting People #79: Niki Thrash – Heartly House

Niki Thrash is the new Director Of Development of Heartly House. We sat down to chat about her plans for the organization, her non-profit background, and the under-recognized services of Hearty House. Event Link: https://www.heartlyhouse.org/event/affair-of-the-heart-2019/ Website: https://www.heartlyhouse.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/heartlyhouse/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U Spotify – https://goo.gl/dDqa9o Every Interview – http://www.wfre.com/interesting-people-podcast/ Heartly House is the only…Read More

Interesting People #78: Lisa McDonald – Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County

Interesting People #78: Lisa McDonald – Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County

The Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County Lisa McDonald returns to the show to talk about what the club has been up to in the last two years. We chat about the upcoming comedy night, the teen club, and the challenges the organization faces. Comedy Night: https://weinbergcenter.org/shows/2nd-annual-comedy-night/ Website: http://www.bgcfc.org/ Volunteer:…Read More

Interesting People #77: Oh Crit!

Interesting People #77: Oh Crit!

This local improv D&D comedy group is opening up the 2nd Annual Boys & Girls Club of Frederick County Comedy Night! DM Matt and Adventurer Noelle stopped by to give me all the details about death balloons, creating moments, and enjoying nerdy improv. Comedy Night: https://weinbergcenter.org/shows/2nd-annual-comedy-night/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OhCrit/ Website: https://www.ohcrit.com/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U…Read More

Interesting People #76: Adrianna David – Miss Maryland 2018

Interesting People #76: Adrianna David – Miss Maryland 2018

Adrianna David is the current Miss Maryland. We chat about how she got into the pageant scene, her non-profit work, and her acting/modeling career. You will not be able to guess her dream project! Social Media also pops up as a common theme in our conversation. Adrianna covers how much it has changed acting, modeling,…Read More

Interesting People #75: Michael Planz & Elaina Lyons of Community Living, Inc.

Interesting People #75: Michael Planz & Elaina Lyons of Community Living, Inc.

Community Living’s CEO Michael Planz and Fundraising/Marketing Director Elaina Lyons are the latest guests on the podcast. We talk about CLI’s mission to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, how their mission has changed over the last 40 years, and how people can help! Website: https://communitylivinginc.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CLIFrederick/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U Spotify…Read More

Interesting People #74: Judith L. DuBose of The Frederick Children’s Chorus

Interesting People #74: Judith L. DuBose of The Frederick Children’s Chorus

It is the night before the 24th Frederick Children’s Chorus Messiah Sing-Along! To celebrate I got a chance to chat with Judith L. DuBose the founder of The Frederick Children’s Chorus. Learn about the history of the Sing-Along, Judy’s favorite memories, and a peek at their future shows! Website: https://fredcc.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FredCC.org/ The Messiah Sing-Along…Read More

Interesting People #73: Damascus Theatre Company’s Belle & Beast

Interesting People #73: Damascus Theatre Company’s Belle & Beast

It’s a tale as old as time!!! I got a chance to interview Bailey Wolf (Belle) and David Robinson (Beast) from the Damascus Theatre Company’s Production of DISNEY’S Beauty and the Beast. We chat about what makes this version of the show special, STUNT BEAST, and their acting processes. You need to see this show!…Read More

Interesting People #72: Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding

Interesting People #72: Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding

Interview with Co-founder, Executive Director, and Head Instructor Lesley Shear and Event Planner/Board Member Donna Edwards of Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding. We chat about how this group uses horses to help children with disabilities. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CHTRBarnesville/ Website: http://www.chtr.org/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U Spotify – https://goo.gl/dDqa9o Every Interview – http://www.wfre.com/interesting-people-podcast/ About Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding Our…Read More