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    Show 50: John Gallo - Dean of Graduate & Online Studies at Geneva College

    in Education

    John Gallo is currently the Dean of Graduate, Adult, and Online programs at Geneva College, and is an Assistant Professor in the Geneva College Adult Degree Completion Program and Department of Psychology. John has 15 years of corporate experience in organizational development, marketing, program design, and strategic management and has been teaching in adult education since 2001. Dean Gallo earned his Bachelor of Science in Sociology and Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL) from Geneva College, and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Northcentral University. Dean Gallo joins John today to talk about changes that have been made at Geneva in the Leadership Studies Department, new programs and the future of online degree programs at Geneva College.

  • Social Entrepreneurship: Dr. Geneva Williams Speaks on Leadership & Innovation

    in Business

    Dr. Geneva Williams is a social entrepreneur.  She is a leader and pragmatic visionary who:

    Achieves large scale, systemic and sustainable social change through a new invention & a different approach
    Focuses first and foremost on the social and/or ecological value creation & tries to optimize the financial value creation.
    Innovates by finding a new product, a new service, or a new approach to a social problem.

    Source: Schwab Foundation

    OUR GUEST: Dr. Geneva is an expert facilitator and leadership coach, and has been a guest lecturer and adjunct faculty member at Michigan universities. Her career in Detroit, MI includes a history as the first female president and chief executive officer of the region's United Way in 1991 and cofounding United Way Community Services in 1995, merging two United Way affiliates to more effectively provide health and human services, and serving as its first executive vice president and chief operating officer. She later was the founding president for City Connect Detroit in 2001, an organization with the mission to create & leverage public-private partnesrhips in securing greater financial investment for Detroit's community needs.

    Currently, Dr. Geneva is a consultant for the Kresge Foundation &  recently served as CEO of Detroit 9090, a charter school management organization where more than 90% of the youth enrolled finish high school & attend college. Dr. Geneva is also cofounder & CEO of New Season, to help people transform schools & communities. She earned her Doctorate in Educational Leadership & Public Policy from Wayne State University.

    See www.DrGenevaSpeaks.com

  • 00:29


    in Travel

    Lake Geneva is a four-season recreational paradise located in southern Wisconsin between Milwaukee and Chicago. Learn all about this hidden travel gem when Darien Schaefer of the Lake Geneva Area CVB visits Dan and Chris Thursday May 28 at 8p EDT on TRAVEL ITCH RADIO.

  • 01:07


    in Entertainment

    One of the most versatile soprano vocalists in the DMV area, Geneva Renée generates energy and excitement everywhere she performs.  Geneva Renée is an adult contemporary pop/soul vocalist with a brand new debut CD "Beautiful Wonder" produced by Dinky Bingham and is full of passionate music that celebrates the powerful emotion and potential of our dreams while empowering us to express our true feelings through song. 


  • 00:31

    Dr. Sheryl White Barnes: Leadership Truths, True Colors and Making an Impact

    in Management

    This is a show about leadership: what it is and what is required ...to be a true success. Hear from Dr. Sheryl White Barnes as we talk about the truths of TRUE leadership and leaving legacy.

    Dr. Sheryl L.W. Barnes, PhD, PhD, DMin is President/CEO of Sterling-Xavier Consulting Group, LLC and an ordained Christian minister.  Sterling-Xavier Consulting Group provides Staff Training & Professional Development services; Executive Coaching; and Life Coaching services to a variety of clients throughout the United States.  Dr. Sheryl Barnes is an MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) Certified Practitioner; licensed “True Colors” trainer and Certified Applied Strategic Planning specialist.

    She is often invited to conduct workshops and facilitate retreats and personal life transformation training.  She is the author of two national award-winning books: "10 GIFTS to Give Yourself – The Journey Back to You!" and "Discipleship in the Age of Distraction."  She also authored "Am I My Sister's Keeper?" a discipleship workbook for teen girls.

    Dr. Barnes holds several, earned academic degrees: a B.A. in Psychology, a Master’s Degree in Education, a Ph.D. in Education, a Ph.D. in Philosophy (summa cum laude), and a Doctor of Ministry degree (DMin).  She has taught educational psychology, philosophy, ethics, bioethics and theology in higher education.  As a cleric, Rev. Dr. Barnes serves as an Associate Minister at Christian Tabernacle Baptist Church (Hamden, CT) and previously served as their Youth Minister. She also served as Dean of Faculty at Berean Bible Center (Michigan).

    Additional info may be found at www.sterling-xavier.com


  • 00:31

    Dr. Pat Bailey: Taking the Risk, Doing the Work and Creating a Legacy of Leaders

    in Non-Profit

    Every human being is a leader over some domain as he or she exercises gifts and influence. That domain might be the halls of government, the boardroom, the classroom, the community, or the home. What breaks your heart? Who do you know is doing something about it?

    One is the Flint, Michigan Water Crisis. "As leaders, we must use our resources and influence to respond to correct the ills launched against the residents of Flint, Michigan," said Dr. Pat Bailey.

    Dr. Patricia Bailey has created tremendous impact for more than 34 years in over 134 countries around the world.  She is a lecturer, author & founder of Master’s Touch Ministries Global, Inc. (MTM), a mission outreach with headquarters in North Carolina, Los Angeles, South Africa, Belgium, Brazil and London, England. MTM has also founded Y.U.G.O. (Young Adults United for Global Outreach), GLTC (Global Leadership Training Center, which is a program designed to teach global strategies that will empower leaders to impact nations), and SEW (Sisters Empowering the World Intensive Training Center, a 5-day extensive training center designed to equip and empower women).

    "Ultimately our goal is transform them into World Changers that impact the nations," said Dr. Pat. 

    This show will demonstrate leadership in action. She will have her "boots on the ground" in Flint during this show and here's how you can help: visit www.lifethroughwater.com


  • 00:31

    Cheryl Wood: How to Bring Your A-Game In Business & Leave a Legacy

    in Entrepreneur

    Cheryl Woods is one of the most compelling, energetic, and passionate thought leaders and voices in motivational speaking today, empowering audiences with transformational principles for standing in their greatness and achieving success.

    Today's show you will learn from Cheryl how to embrace fear, expand expectations and play a bigger game. In other words, HOW TO BRING YOUR A-GAME in business.

    She is living proof that pushing beyond your comfort zone results in growth, increased inner fulfillment and greater productivity.

    Cheryl Wood: "Equipping You to Walk Confidently in Your Story."

    For more info on Cheryl, see www.CherylEmpowers.com

    #leadership #legacy


  • 00:31

    Women in Leadership: Top Strategies from C- & E-Suite Women

    in Entrepreneur

    Our guest today, Dr. Laureen Wishom, discovered that high-achieving career and businesswomen in leadership know all of the ‘power player’ strategies for growth and success. She tudied and watched female ‘power players’ who hold C-Suite or E-Suite positions, and they all have certain ‘power moves’ that lead to Growth. Success. Acceleration. Today's show will share tips that Dr. Laureen Wishom has learned from C- and E-Suite Women in Leadership.

    Dr. Laureen Wishom is an award-winning Speaker, Strategist and Solutionist and the founder of Dr. Laureen International and the Achievers Women’s Association. She brings over fifteen years of leadership, management, technology and non-profit experience to her international company designed to help high-achieving women who are career professionals, business owners or non-profit leaders master Growth. achieve Success. maintain Acceleration (the GSA Factor).

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    Dr. Deana Murphy: Top 10 Traits of the Resilient Female Leader

    in Management

    Leadership skills, transitioning, positive confrontation, strategic volunteering for career success and tactics for better compensation; issues and soft-skills we talk about in the workplace. Our guest today, Dr. Deana Muphy,  is very insistent on the positive impact resiliency has on female leaders.

    Do women today crumble at the onset of crises and challenges, especially in decision-making positions?

    With an ongoing call that women must hold her place at the negotiating table, Dr. Deana will discuss resilience. To master this fate with control and calm, she will talk about 10 traits of resiliency women leaders must consider for finding the hidden lessons and inspiring a courageous leadership culture.

    Our Guest, Dr. Deana is a cheerleader of positive change and is convinced she can help make the world better, smarter and safer by growing people, strengthening organizations and improving lives through fusing spirituality, the latest science from positive psychology and her corporate leadership experience into her signature C3 model to provide organizations with tools to cultivate a culture of authentic happiness, fulfillment and wellbeing so it can effectively manage its people and still flourish in constant change.

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    Geneva, Switzerland

    in Travel

    Geneva is the second most populous city in Switzerland (after Zurich) and is the most populous city of Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland. Situated where the Rhone exits Lake Geneva, it is the capital of the Republic and Canton of Geneva. The municipality has a population (as of June 2012) of 192,385, and the canton  has 468,194 residents. Geneva is a global city, a financial centre, and worldwide centre for diplomacy including the headquarters of many of the agencies of the United Nations and the Red Cross. It is also the place where the Geneva Conventions were signed, which chiefly concern the treatment of wartime non-combatants and prisoners of war.  read more....www.avtravel.org

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    Dr. Gail Hayes: The Power of a Woman Who Leads

    in Entrepreneur

    Every woman is born with a unique calling on her life, but so often she chooses to settle for less than God's best. In this show, hear author and speaker Dr. Gail M. Hayes share tips so that women everywhere will be empowered to…

    take risks and silence fears
    discover their mission and accomplish their goals
    become ignited with passion to fulfill their destiny
    lead without anxiety or apology
    encourage others on their path to success

    Dr. Gail M. Hayes (www.drgailhayes.com)  is a television & radio host, much sought after international conference speaker and Executive Leadership Coach whose main focus is the message of the IPD Principle (Identity, Purpose, Destiny). She is also the author of several books and the CEO of the Handle Your Business Girl Empowerment Zone where she empowers women to handle their business where they do business!

    Her passion is to help those women find ways to manage their stress, build networks of support and to live balanced, joyful lives. She is a woman who handles her business where she does business and she wants to help other women do the same.

    Her motto is that "every woman is called to lead somebody,somewhere, to do something great!"