TrailBlazers Impact

By Nan McKay

TrailBlazers Impact transports the listener into the journey of contemporary history-makers with “her-story” of the range of influences, challenges and strategies that made way for women with an ordinary start to go on to rack up extraordinary achievements.  These stories touch your heart and soul and make you realize it is possible to prevail even in the face of gender bias and/or racial discrimination to blaze your own trail when there is no clear path ahead.

  1. 1.
    Ep. 129 - Investing in Women: Silvia Mah
    32:56
  2. 2.
    Ep. 128 - Entreprising Women: Monica Smiley
    57:24
  3. 3.
    Ep. 127 - Mei Xu: Yes, She May
    57:03
  4. 4.
    Ep. 126 - KittyChaneyReed: A Most Powerful and Influential Woman
    42:32
  5. 5.
    Ep. 125 - Julia Toronczak: Beyond the Waves of Down Syndrome
    40:26
  6. 6.
    Ep. 124 - Shawn McClondon: Crossing the Racial Divide
    30:01
  7. 7.
    Ep. 123 - Sumedha Kukreja & Jay Berger: A Breakthrough in Wellness
    43:40
  8. 8.
    E[. 122 - Tai Christensen: Close the Racial Gap in Homeownership
    36:32
  1. 9.
    Ep. 121 - Clare Price: Making Remote Work
    34:33
  2. 10.
    Ep. 120 - Denise Patterson McKenney: How to WIN!
    43:32
  3. 11.
    Ep. 119 - Paula Ward: Break the Glass Ceiling
    42:15
  4. 12.
    Ep. 118 - Mozhgan Wafiq Alokozai: Empowering Women in Afghanistan
    46:29
  5. 13.
    Ep. 117 - Karen Kendra: Write Your Memoirs!
    25:48
  6. 14.
    Ep. 62 - Amy Glassman: Is Fair Housing Fair?
    41:16
  7. 15.
    Ep. 116 - Cathy Light: Increase Business Performance with DEI
    30:55
  8. 16.
    Ep. 115 - DeLois Strum: WHY Black Lives Matter
    52:24
  9. 17.
    Ep. 114 - Kristin Keen: Trafficked Women Survival Assistance
    31:29
  10. 18.
    Ep. 112 - Karen Jenkins: Empowering Through Synergy Leadership
    45:30
  11. 19.
    Ep. 112 - Jennifer Brown: How to Create a DEI Workplace
    47:36
  12. 20.
    Ep. 111 - Belinda Kendall: A Media Star
    32:33
  13. 21.
    Ep. 110 - Allison Shapira: Find Your Voice
    28:08
  14. 22.
    Ep. 109 - Leslie Andrews: Resilience
    40:11
  15. 23.
    Ep. 107 - Marcia Blum: Adoption, Hospice, End-of-Life Reflections
    46:30
  16. 24.
    Ep. 108 - Runa Magnus: Divisive Black and White Thinking
    43:12
  17. 25.
    Ep. 106 - Neelam Chahlia: Mrs. Washington America - A First!
    30:28
  18. 26.
    Ep. 105 - Ruth White: What Do We Do with the Kids?
    27:17
  19. 27.
    Ep. 104 Bonus - Shaune Arnold: Sci Fi or Real?
    18:41
  20. 28.
    Ep. 104 - Teaera Strum: Baltimore's 40 Under 40
    33:32
  21. 29.
    Ep. 103 - Cassandra Williams: Truth Telling in Hollywood
    30:27
  22. 30.
    Ep. 102 - Christine Crandell: Business in the New Normal
    26:28
  23. 31.
    Ep. 101 - Shannon Polson: True Grit
    43:54
  24. 32.
    Ep. 100 - Tony Markey: The Grand Leap
    57:07
  25. 33.
    Ep. 99 - Rita Venable: A Community Change Agent
    36:10
  26. 34.
    Ep. 98 - Jillian Ryan: Using a Business as a Force for Good
    25:45
  27. 35.
    Ep. 97 - Christine Markey: Singing on the Waters
    34:36
  28. 36.
    Ep. 96 - Jamie Amelio: Teen Angst, Drugs and Suicide
    37:45
  29. 37.
    Ep. 95 - Florence Champagne: Turning Heart Pain into Purpose
    48:41
  30. 38.
    Ep. 94 - Victoria Woods: Do You Want to Be a Millionaire?
    51:06
  31. 39.
    Ep. 92 - Sarah Rodriguez Amador: Life in a Cruise Ship Band
    33:37
  32. 40.
    Ep. 93 - Laura Yamanaka: A Champion In Leading Women
    33:31
  33. 41.
    Ep. 91 - Sheila Jones: Fighting for Environmental Justice
    43:21
  34. 42.
    Ep. 90 - Hilary Lentini: Nurture your Networks
    34:26
  35. 43.
    Ep. 89 - Linda Gorin: Acknowledge Someone and Change Their Life
    32:26
  36. 44.
    Ep. 88-Carolyn Sue Williams: Demonstrating Leadership Can Open Doors I Didn't Even Know Were Closed
    39:01
  37. 45.
    Ep. 87-Thresette Briggs: Emptying Out the ‘Head Trash’
    39:55
  38. 46.
    Ep. 86-Betsy Berkhemer Credaire: Winning the "Board" Game!
    36:38
  39. 47.
    Ep. 85-Jean Chatzky: Teaching Women About Money
    26:17
  40. 48.
    Ep. 84-Eileen Lenson: How to Move Through Adversity
    28:13
  41. 49.
    Ep. 83-Andrea D. Campbell: From Cancer to a Beautiful Journey
    35:01
  42. 50.
    Ep. 82-Virginia Harris: Leader of 100 Black Women
    32:04

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