EP 035: Claire Kellett

Emmy award-winning reporter, Claire Kellett, stops by the show and shares both her stand-out story of going after her passions and the key to continuous growth

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EP 034: Mark Thom

Mark Thom, CEO of MiTek Industries (A Berkshire Hathaway company), shares how to celebrate the value in people and to equip the next generation of leaders.

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EP 033: Trina Dyan Clark James

From seeing the rebirth of one of the most influential company’s in the world, to changing the entire course of her life in a BIG way, Trina Dyan Clark James shares how purpose, people, and technology can change lives.

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EP 032: WIT

In this special episode of the Something Extra Podcast, Lisa is joined by 4 leading technology experts in the discussion on Artificial Intelligence.

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EP 031: Dan Roberts

Listen as Dan Roberts, CEO of Ouellette & Associates, shares his 30 years of IT and leadership experience with 7 secrets of the greatest leaders in the industry.

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EP 030: Khalia Collier

Khalia Collier, Owner & General Manager at St. Louis Surge Women’s Professional Basketball, tells how taking people to the next level and bouncing back from defeat can change your entire career.

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EP 029: Carla Bailey

Carla Bailey, Senior Leader of Learning and Organizational Development at Washington University, joins Lisa to talk about how to not only become a leader — but to grow them as well.

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EP 028: Ed Corno

Ed Corno joins Lisa on the show to talk about emerging technologies and the future of how businesses interact with tech.

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EP 027: Cindy Erickson

With a lifetime dedicated to the betterment of people, Cindy Erickson, CEO of the American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas, shares how serving others leads to becoming a capable and purpose-driven leader.

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EP 026: Meredith Knopp

Former Army Captain turned STL FoodBank CEO, Meredith Knopp, brings an unconventional look into leadership on this week’s show.

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EP 025: Kerry Goyette

The age of choice in the workforce, speaking the language of Millenials, and the key to motivating your employees, are just a few things that Kerry Goyette, President of Aperio Consulting Group, shares with Lisa on this week’s episode.

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EP 024: Judy Sindecuse

Judy Sindecuse, a Harvard Law graduate with over 100 portfolio companies, joins Lisa on Today’s episode.

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EP 023: Orv Kimbrough

On Today’s episode, CEO of both United Way of Greater St.Louis and Midwest BankCentre, Orv Kimbrough, shares the most powerful words you can say to the next generation and how every breakthrough is on the other side of the right relationship.

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EP 022: Jim Swanson

Jim Swanson, Global CIO for Bayer AG, joins Lisa and shares his 30-year’s worth of IT knowledge and why he thinks people are crucial to the planet’s long-term sustainability.

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EP 021: Robert Teschner

Check out the life-changing story of Top Gun pilot, Robert Teschner, as he shares about his unprecedented fighter pilot career and taking his life back from cancer.

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EP 020:Dena Ladd

Today’s show features Dena Ladd, former fashion industry pro turned policy advocate with Missouri Cures.

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EP 019: Sharon Fiehler

Sharon Fiehler, Former CAO of Peabody Energy & Founder of ABC to CEO, joins Lisa as she shares how she went from Germantown to the C-Suite of a Fortune 500 company to building into the next generation of female leaders.

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EP 018: Danny Ludeman

Danny Ludeman, former CEO of Wells Fargo Advisors, joins Lisa this week to talk about when to change careers, the problem with prisons, and how to get an entire state to rally behind change.

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EP 017: Jim Daly

Joining Lisa on this week’s episode is Jim Daly, President of Focus on the Family, where they discuss the necessity of continual self-improvement, overcoming past trauma, and carrying on the legacy left by Dr. James Dobson.

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EP 016: Cindy Kay Olson

Cindy Kay Olson, former CHRO at Enron, joins Lisa to talk about the rise and fall of a Fortune 7 corporation and the endurance it takes to last.

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EP 015: Adrian Bracy

This week Lisa is joined by former NFL executive and current YWCA CEO Adrian Bracy. Adrian shares what its like to work with for three different teams, the life-changing power of networking, and how following your passion will lead to your purpose.

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EP 014: Jack Lannom

Jack Lannom, Founder of People First, talks with Lisa about what kind of animal you should want to be, what it’s like to be a Kung Fu Grand Master, and the vital importance of Trust in business.

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EP 013: Pastor Judy West

On this weeks episode, Lisa is joined by Judy West, Pastor from The Crossing Church in St. Louis, MO. Judy and Lisa talk about why Fortune 15 companies hire runners, how to spot greatness in a leader, and the modern day battle against human trafficking.

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EP 012: Dr. John Townsend

Lisa sits down with New York Time’s best selling author Dr. John Townsend to talk about setting good boundaries, finding your blindspots, and one of his favorite stories, “The Well.”

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EP 011: RISE Panel Hosted by Lisa

Lisa moderates a panel of female tech leaders on a variety of topics including their “something extras”. Featuring Jennifer Hopper, Michelle Kaufman, Holly Reinen, Teresa Sanzottera, and Petra Volckaert. Hosted by Ladan Kamfar of Bayer.

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EP 010: Bob Chapman

Bob Chapman, CEO, and Chairman at Barry-Wehmiller Companies joins Lisa on the show to talk about growing up in Ferguson, reconnecting with his father, and why when it comes to leading in business you have to learn that everybody matters.

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EP 009: Dr. Richard Blackaby

On this episode, Lisa is joined by Dr. Richard Blackaby, President of Blackaby Ministries International. Richard talks about his father, how everyone can find the leader within, and how they can be a HUMAN BEING instead of a HUMAN DOING.

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EP 008: Hunter Muller

Lisa sits down with Hunter Muller, President, and CEO of HMG Strategy, to talk about his “Mad Man” father, the value of the CIO, and thinking differently through tech.

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EP 007: Rick Lytle

Rick Lytle joins the show to talk about the legacy his parents have left him, the importance of goal setting, and what it’s like to be a CEO’s CEO at the CEO Forum.

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EP 006: Lethia Owens

Lethia Owens joins the show to talk about dropping out of high school, putting the right people in your life, and the tenacity that every leader needs to succeed.

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EP 005: René Vidal

Author, CEO, and Six-Time NCAA Tennis Champion René Vidal joins Lisa to talk about his father, morning routines, and his audacious goal of reaching one million leaders.

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EP 004: Steve Green

Hobby Lobby president and author Steve Green stops by the show to chat with Lisa about his family, faith, and business.

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EP 003: Cheryl Bachelder

Fresh out of the inaugural CBWB Cheryl Bachelder joined Lisa to talk about fast food, acquiring a mentor, and daring to serve.

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EP 002: Atul Tandon

Join us for an episode in our crowded conference rooms with one of the most amazing leaders in the non-profit sector working today.

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EP 001: Maxine Clark

We had a lot of fun recording in the “Black Ink” room in the 4220 building at CIC. Themed around “Women in Comics,” the room’s decor set the stage for Maxine to talk about the “super powers” she has seen in many woman leaders throughout her life.

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