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Changing Minds and Changing Lives

Episode 13

Steven James Tingus

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes National Diversity, Equity, Disability Inclusion Expert and actor, Steven Jame Tingus about how the disability community must come together to improve disability inclusion in employment, and Hollywood.

Episode 12

Aaron Burnell

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Aaron Burnell of the Amputee Coalition to learn more about the resources provided for both individuals and employers.

Episode 11

Andrew Komarow

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Planning Across the Spectrum founder Andrew Komarow to discuss the power of focusing on the positivity of this movement and month vs. creating a divide over differences.

Episode 10

Shawn Satterfield

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes the founder of Mozaro, and Shine Music, Shawn Satterfield to discuss her work building an inclusive world.

Episode 9

Dave Kearon

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Autism Speaks’ Director, Adult Services Dave Kearon to discuss their work program, dispel some stigmas around the Autistic community and ways to celebrate Autism Awareness Month in April.

Episode 8

Catie Cambridge

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Catie Cambridge to discuss her very public announcement of her disability, the great work Notarize does and advice for others thinking about identifying as a person with a disability.

Episode 7

Mark DeMontis

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Disability Solutions’ welcomes Mark DeMontis from Disability Solutions Canada and founder of Canadian Blind Hockey Association.

Episode 6

Rob Arndt

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes BufferSprings' CEO + Founder and veteran Rob Arndt to discuss what employers are doing wrong in recruiting veterans and offers some tips for success..

Episode 5

Oksana Masters

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes American Paralympian Oksana Masters as she prepares for the 2022 Winter Paralympics. Oksana discusses how she became a Paralympian, mental health, her charity work and shares some encouragement for athletes with disabilities.

Episode 4

Kristy Russell

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Kristy Russell, Manager, Adult and Youth Employment Services with Indiana's Bosma Enterprises for Low Vision Awareness Month. Kristy discusses the proper terms for those Bosma serves, dispels some fears & stigmas she's heard from employers and talks about some success stories.

Episode 3

Keith Meadows

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Disability Solutions’ own Hiring & Engagement, Keith Meadows, as he shares tips and best practices for both jobseekers with disabilities and employers looking to kickstart their disability inclusion programs.

Episode 2

Jonathan Kaufman

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes President of J Kaufman Consulting and Forbes contributor Jonathan Kaufman to discuss the role and impact of both people with disabilities and employers on the future of employment.

Episode 1

Julie Sowash

Changing Minds and Changing Lives welcomes Disability Solutions’ own Executive Director Julie Sowash to discuss her role as a leader with a disability, mental health in the workplace and the work our parent company is doing for diversity, equity and inclusion.