Episode 31: Ending Hunger and Homelessness with April Heiple

April Heiple: Director of Food and Shelter Norman Let’s meet our Dreamer and Doer! April Heiple is the Executive Director of Food and Shelter, Norman, Oklahoma’s soup kitchen and homeless services center. Throughout her 19 years in human services, April has developed a great passion for helping people overcome struggles related to poverty and victimization. …

Episode 5: Taking Time for What Matters with D Smith

Daniel “D” Smith: Former Loveworks Afterschool Director Meet today’s Dreamer and Doer, Daniel “D” Smith. D is an adventure seeker, ice cream connoisseur, and is the former Afterschool Director for Loveworks Leadership, with a passion for equipping the next generation of leaders to be difference makers. When he’s not out adventuring with his wife, Hayley,…

Episode 30: Food for Every Season with Emily Schuermann

Emily Schuermann: Food for a Year In 2010, Emily participated in the 44th Pillsbury Bake-Off. It confirmed her passion and spring-boarded her into a deep love of creating and testing her very own food ideas. Let’s hear from Emily! “I have been blessed with a full house of hungry humans! With three boys and a…

Growing Together with Erica Ray

What are your family traditions?  What about your favorite pastimes with your closest friends?  Ever thought of doing something together that would stimulate meaningful discussions and personal growth?  Here is your chance! Grab your kiddos or call up your closest friends and join us for an episode of the Dreamers & Doers Podcast! Each Growing…

Episode 29: From the Streets to Becoming Rockstars with Abhijit Jejurikar

Abhijit Jejurikar: Founder of Dharavi Reloaded Abhijit is a musician and the founder & curator of Dharavi Reloaded, which is India’s most-loved junk percussion band. It consists of kids from the slums of Dharavi (one of the largest slums in Asia). His knowledge imparting methods are exemplary, wherein he teaches music in a way that…

Episode 4: It’s All About The Journey with Eva Karpman

Eva Karpman: Host of the Dream Big Podcast Meet today’s Dreamer and Doer, Eva Karpman. Eva is the host of the top ranked Kids and Family podcast, Dream Big, which she started at the age of 7, now with over 170 episodes. Her mission is to inspire kids and adults to pursue their passions in…

Episode 28: Getting Unstuck with David Skidmore

Personal Growth with Michael and Carolyn  In preparation for today’s interview, Michael and Carolyn want to share a resource they have both recently used. Unstuck by David Skidmore, is a great book if you are feeling stuck in the place you are at. Michael shares a time when he was stuck, which actually gave birth…

Into the Wind

“The wind and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators” Robin Sharma I remember when I first took up the sport of triathlon 8 years ago that it did not take long to realize the intensity of the Oklahoma winds. Sing with me… “Ohhhhhhklahoma, where the wind goes sweeping on the plains.” …