Laura Yamanaka

July 23, 2020

A Champion in Leading Women Ep. 93 – Laura Yamanaka has an extensive history of leading and supporting women in business as the past president of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), President of the Los Angeles chapter, and Chair of the NAWBO Institute. She has been featured in Los Angeles Business Journal…

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Sheila Jones

July 9, 2020

Fighting for Environmental Justice Ep. 91 – Meet Attorney Sheila Jones, a law professor at Georgetown Law School and a private practice attorney with a 40-year career spanning federal service, private practice, academia, and volunteer service with environmental preservation nonprofits. Sheila’s passion is fighting for environmental justice. She was born and raised in the nation’s…

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Barbara Daniel

June 18, 2020

The Fight Isn’t Over Yet Meet Barbara Daniel on TrailBlazers Impact Podcast, the publisher, and editor of the Cleveland Women’s Journal, a digital and print magazine (womens-journal.com/). The Cleveland Women’s Journal is informative, educational, and objective. Their mission is to empower women through knowledge. As Founder of the Cleveland Women’s Journal, Barbara knows what it…

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Dawn Simmons

June 11, 2020

Finding A Passion in Fighting for A Cause Ep. 38 – In this episode of Trailblazers Impact Podcast, Dee Dee Strum talks to Dawn Simmons as she shares her inspiring career journey and advice she has for other women. She is passionate about stopping mass incarcerations! Dawn Simmons is a Renaissance woman: a Wall Street…

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Betsy Berkhemer-Credaire

June 8, 2020

Winning The ‘Board’ Game Ep. 86 – Betsy Berkhemer-Credaire speaks with Nan McKay on the TrailBlazers Impact Podcast and is winning the corporate women on boards game! 2020 Women on Boards is the leading education and advocacy campaign driving the movement toward accelerating gender balance on corporate boards of directors. In 2018, California was first…

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Molly McKay Williams

May 22, 2020

The Fight for Same-Sex Marriage Ep. 42 – In this episode of Trailblazers Impact Podcast, Nan McKay speaks with her daughter Molly McKay Williams, former National Media Director of Marriage Equality USA, about her life in LGBTQ marriage equality activism. Molly dedicated 15 years of her life advocating for LGBTQ marriage equality across all genders…

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Donna Miller

Donna Miller

May 22, 2020

We Have It! Let’s Use It! Women Helping Women Ep. 52 – In this episode of Trailblazers Impact Podcast, Nan McKay prompts Donna to take that deep-dive into her passion for using the economic empowerment of women as a pathway to equality. Donna explains why it is crucial for women to collectively decide to purchase…

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Virginia Harris

Virginia Harris

May 22, 2020

Leader of 100 Black Women Ep. 82 – Virginia M. Harris is the current president of the National Coalition of the 100 Black Women organization. Dee Dee Strum conducts the interview providing provacative questions to encourage Virginia to dig deep into her memory bank to share those life-lessons and career making moments that fueled her…

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