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SOAL 63: The Evolution of Passion

SOAL 63: The Evolution of Passion

JoAnn Fakhouri wears many hats. She started out in a banking career but knew that God had a bigger purpose for her life. JoAnn would go on to discover that her passion was within the film industry. She began her acting career as an extra and moved her way up the ladder to become an award-winning film and television producer and publicist. These days JoAnn stays busy as the president of Capital J Productions and the founder and creator of Freeing Sweets. Like many great leaders, JoAnn credits her mother and father as significant role models and says that loyalty and respect are top attributes she relies on.

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SOAL 62: Fluent Leadership

SOAL 62: Fluent Leadership

Amri Johnson started his career in public health and then pivoted into a focus on diversity and inclusion in the business realm. For over 19 years, he has been instrumental in helping organizations and their people inspire and create extraordinary in their business and community. Amri’s parents were a big inspiration growing up. By watching their examples of leadership, Amri has been able to influence and lead others. His core value is integrity. Amri consistently leads with compassion, care, and love for all humankind. Spiritual transformation is at the heart of everything he does. Above everything, choose humanity.

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SOAL 61: Keep Moving Forward

SOAL 61: Keep Moving Forward

Born and raised in Chicago, Lisa Davidson grew up in a very under-resourced neighborhood in Albany Park. As a young girl, Lisa never dreamed of the success her future would hold. Lisa is now a Vice Chairman, Board Member, and Chief Diversity Officer for Savills North America. She is also a part of the Hyde Park Angels and Chief- a private network designed specifically for women leaders. Lisa has a passion for mentoring women and investing in female and minority-owned businesses. In Lisa’s words, ”Don’t stay stagnant! Keep moving forward!”

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SOAL 60: The Importance of Vitamin D

SOAL 60: The Importance of Vitamin D

Dr. Leslie Ray Matthews is an Indianola native and retired trauma surgeon and professor at the medical school at Morehouse. His pioneering research on the positive effects of Vitamin D has helped patients improve recovery time from trauma and terminal illness. Growing up, his parents always taught him to be humble and work hard. Dr. Matthews has always made it his mission to motivate his students through the power of positivity and leading by example. Finding out what motivates someone and meeting them where they are, can make all the difference. Be inspired, laugh, and learn from the incredibly talented, Dr. Matthews!

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SOAL 59: Intentions and Energy

SOAL 59: Intentions and Energy

Sandy Li joins our conversation discussing mental health, physical health, and financial health. Sandy is an executive with over 20 years of global business and finance experience. Currently, Sandy is head of the Financial Planning Analysis and Treasury at one of the largest privately-held, vertically integrated, multi-state cannabis companies in the world. She’s a proud mother of two daughters, living with her family in the Western suburbs of Chicago. Sandy’s passion is to lead others on how to become successful in different aspects of their life. Be disciplined with your goals, and mindful of your intentions and your energy.

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SOAL 58: Everybody Has A Story

SOAL 58: Everybody Has A Story

Since she was a little girl, Ally Wyatt’s mission has always been to learn people’s stories. Making connections with others has always come naturally for her. Ally Wyatt is an anchor and reporter and has done in-game hosting for the Colorado Rockies, Colorado Rapids, and Colorado Mammoth as well as the ESPN X-games. She now spends her days as a freelance reporter covering College Football for Big 10 Network. Ally discusses with us the importance of leading by example and how to respond in intense situations. There’s a bigger, better story out there for all of us.

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With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.

With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.