Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast Episode 010: The healing power of the arts with Amanda Lucidon

In this episode, meet Amanda Lucidon (@alucidon). Listen to Amanda recount her journey to the White House as photographer for First Lady Michelle Obama during President Obama’s second term as well as the important and transformational role that the arts have in creating healing as well as growth in a community. Learn more about this […]

Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast Episode 007: Finding your fun and fulfilling career with Heather

Welcome to the Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast – Episode number 007 On today’s Episode meet Heather. Heather H. Bennett is a marketing strategist and personal brand coach with over 20 years of experience marketing brands.  Drawing from a background in Research and Development, a University of Illinois MBA, and a Northwestern University Social Media Marketing Certification, she […]

Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast Episode 005: Parenting teens in a digital world with Rachel Simmonds

Welcome to the Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast – Episode number 005 On today’s Episode meet Rachel – Author of Parenting Teens in a Digital World. An easy-to-read handbook for busy parents. Find ways to take control and build better relationships with your children. Rachel Simmonds is a mom of 3, teacher, blogger, fitness specialist, and […]

Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast Episode 003 – A prescription for fashion with Bhavana Jain

On today’s Episode meet Bhavana– Bhavana Jain is a Chicago based women’s wear designer and has been CEO and lead designer of BHAV since March 2018. Bhavana who comes from an Indian background and born/raised in Chicago, had a vision with BHAV to use South Asian textiles in a way that felt contemporary and elegant. […]