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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

Interesting People #71: Casey – Mom, Veteran, & Parks

Interesting People #71: Casey – Mom, Veteran, & Parks

Casey answered my request to interview a Park Ranger with a fantastic story. This interview covers her time in the military, becoming a single mother, and how running changed her life. 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/Read More

Interesting People #70: Heroin’s Grip Documentary Film

Interesting People #70: Heroin’s Grip Documentary Film

A documentary film featuring stories from the front lines of the heroin epidemic in Frederick County Maryland. This interview features the film’s Director Conrad Weaver and Executive Producer Sean Nicholson. We dive into the goals of the film, how Sean joined the project, and the impact of the film. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HeroinsGrip/ Website: http://heroinsgrip.com/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U…Read More

Interesting People #69: LLS Maryland – Executive Director Jonathan V. Wilson

Interesting People #69: LLS Maryland – Executive Director Jonathan V. Wilson

The latest installment of my Leukemia & Lymphoma Society! Today I am joined by Jonathan V. Wilson the Executive Director of the Maryland Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. We chat about how Jonathan got into the non-profit world, the story of his inspirational mother in law, and how much runs. Jonathan also issues me…Read More

Interesting People #67: Myles Hopton of Pegasus Equine Services

Interesting People #67: Myles Hopton of Pegasus Equine Services

My horse series continues! This interview features equine dentist Myles Hopton, the owner of Pegasus Equine Services. We chat about horse dental care, how Myles ended up in the states, and donkeys! Website: http://www.pegasusequine.biz/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/myleshopton.pegasusequineservices/ Myles has worked with https://www.facebook.com/TheFoxieGFoundation/ https://www.facebook.com/rockyshorserescue/ https://www.facebook.com/littlelongearsminiaturedonkeyrescue/ We have a video featuring the tools he talks about He also…Read More

Interesting People #66: Spanish Speaking Community of Maryland

Interesting People #66: Spanish Speaking Community of Maryland

We take a deep dive into the history and services of the Spanish-Speaking Community of Maryland Inc. with its Program Director Natalie A. Cioffi and Executive Director Maria Herrera. Website: https://www.spanishcommunityofmd.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpanishSpeakingCommunityFrederick/ iTunes – https://goo.gl/7HS1u4 Google Play – https://goo.gl/Whff9U Every Interview – http://www.wfre.com/interesting-people-podcast/ To Empower low-income families and immigrants from diverse backgrounds by promoting self-sufficiency, greater social change,…Read More