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Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

 

Evan Webb - Meteorologist National Weather Service gives us a forceast for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

 

Reverend Charles Williams II – Pastor at the Historic King Solomon Baptist Church in Detroit speaks about why he has organized a protest in response to the grand jury ruling of Darren Wilson

 

Bob Selig – Executive Director of the Capitol Region International Airport

 

Yevgeniy Feyman - Fellow at the Manhattan Institute reports on the large numbers of health care applicants for the new enrollment period

 

Sylvia Peterson – Author of “Laura and Me: A Sex Offender and Victim Search Together to Understand, Forgive, and Heal” discusses her book, her tragic experience, and comments on the multiple accusations of abuse facing comedian Bill Cosby

 

Jacqueline Whitmore - Founder, The Protocol School of Palm Beach - EtiquetteExpert.com discusses proper etiquette as a guest and/or a host of a Thanksgiving gettogether

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

 

Tom McMillin – (R) State Representative – Rochester Hills speaks on road funding and responds to Rich Studley's comments against him.

 

Jesse Weinberger – Internet Safety Expert - overnightgeekuniversity.com discusses a phone app called Yik-Yak and how a student used to the app to threatened schools with shootings.

 

Michelle Minton – Consumer Policy Expert at the Competitive Enterprise Institute speaks on internet gambling and speaks on which Casinos are for it or against internet gambling.

 

Lieutenant General (Ret) William “Jerry” Boykin – Author of “The Coalition: A Novel” discusses Chuck Hagel's resignation.

 

Ron Scott –  Founder of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality speaks on Grand Jury's decision not to have Darren Wilson go to trial for killing Michael Brown.

 

Dr. Albert A. Rizzo – Senior Medical Advisor for the American Lung Association explains why more women are getting lung cancer than men.

Monday, November 24th, 2014

 

Charlie Owens - State Director of the NFIB talks about how Michigan businesses are feeling about the road funding bill

 

Dr. John DeCicco - Research professor at the UofM Energy Institute compares and contrasts the pros and cons of traditional, hybrid, and electric cars

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show "The Black Sphere" theblacksphere.net comments on the situation in Ferguson, MO

 

Brian Bouffard - Legal Expert www.bouffardlaw.com discusses the legal process of the Ferguson grand jury, announcing their decision later tonight

 

Tony Horwitz - the author of "Boom" - his journey along the Keystone XL Pipeline

Friday, November 21st, 2014

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive Director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety speaks on the flaws of Takata-made airbags and how Takata is dealing with the problem.

 

Mark Krikorian - Executive Director of the Center for Immigration Studies - cis.org discusses President Obama's speech from last night in which the President gave amnesty to 5 Million illegal immigrants.

 

John Casey - Author of "Dark Winter: How the Sun is Causing a 30-Year Cold Spell" explains how the sun is causing the earth to have colder than usual temperatures.

 

Val Sotir - Founder and CEO of Watermark Capital Partners speaks on the recent success of the Stock Market.

 

Jan Langbein - Expert on Date Rape - www.genesisshelter.org speaks on date rape issue due to the recent Bill Cosby scandal.

 

Jessica Wolf - Freelance writer and editor - www.wolfwebb.com discusses alternative therapy and how the late author Dr. Sarno's books helped her through therapy.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

 

John Philo - Legal director of the Detroit-based Sugar Law Center speaks on Emergency Manager laws.

 

Tom McMillin – (R) State Representative – Rochester Hills gives his take on Jonathan Gruber's negative comments against voters.

 

Aron Szapiro - Consumer Finance Expert at Hellowallet.com speaks on whether consumers should buy a house or rent instead.

 

John Malcolm - Director of Heritage Foundation's Meese Center for Legal & Judicial Studies discusses President Obama's upcoming speech that is happening tonight at 8.

 

Dr. Daryl R. Van Tongeren - Assistant Professor of Psychology at Hope College discusses dating profiles and how to tell if someone is being humble or arrogant.

 

Rich Rubino - Author of "The Political Bible of Humorous Quoatations from American Politics" discusses his new book and what he think President Obama is going to address during his speech.

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

 

Peter Morici – Economist & Professor at the University of Maryland - He tweets @pmorici1 speaks on how the Stock Market are improving and if the trend will continue into the future.

 

Mickey MacWilliamsExecutive Director of the Michigan Snowsports Industries Association - goskimichigan.com speaks on how snowsports are effecting Michigan's economy.
 

Andrew Bostom – Expert on Islam - andrewbostom.org speaks on an Islamic Service being held at the National Cathedral and more news on the issues in the Middle East.

 

Will Rosellini - Neurotechnology Expert - roselliniscientific.com explains how microchips inserted into the brain could cure various diseases such as alzheimers.

 

Jim Vurpillat – Global Marketing Director for Cadillac speaks on the new Cadillac ATS, why he is moving Cadillac Headquaters to NY and why about the new plant in Lansing coming soon.

 

Jason Hartman is the President of Platinum Properties Investor Network – jasonhartman.com discusses various housing markets in the U.S.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

 

Dan Lauwers – (R) State Representative -Brockway discusses the policy work group he has been charged to lead after his recent re-election

 

Mike Avery – Host of  the “Outdoor Magazine” Radio Show - mikeaveryoutdoors.com talks about how the cold weather is affecting this year's hunting season

 

Stephen Aaron Grey - Author of  “Ant Farm: A Novel About What's Bugging Society” a book about the impact of net neutrality

 

Mark Murphy – CEO of Leadership IQ & Author of “Hundred Percenters” – leadershipiq.com tells you approximately how much time to spend with around your boss in the work place

 

Gina Calcagno - Coalition Manager - Michigan For Marriage speaks on the behalf the 300+ same-sex marriages that are currently in limbo between state and federal law

 

Derek Cheung – Author of “CONQUERING THE ELECTRON: The Geniuses, Visionaries, Egomaniacs, and Scoundrels Who Built Our Electronic Age” discusses the world of business vs. engineering and some of the wonderous high-tech inovations to expect in the not-so far future

Monday, November 17th, 2014

 

Andy Such - Director of Environmental & Regulatory Policy at the Michigan Manufacturers Association discusses coming changes made by the EPA could cost Michigan jobs

 

Lisa Posthumus Lyons – Republican State Representative speaks about her endeavors to change Michigan's electoral vote

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com reports on upcoming heavy snow fall

 

Dr. Robert S. Lawrence - Director of the Center for a Livable Future at Johns Hopkins talks about some potentially harmful chemical compounds found in household items

 

Jay Kaplan - ACLU of Michigan LGBT Project attorney responds to Attorney General Bill Scheutte's movement to void same-sex marriages

 

Dr. Rachel Docekal - Origins Recovery Centers www.originrecovery.com discusses prescription stimulant drug abuse among college students

Friday, November 14th, 2014

 

Mike Kowall - (R) State Senator - White Lake discusses the long awaited road funding plan

 

Amber Wallach - Manager Trainee at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Lansing gives advice on prepping your car for winter roads

 

Amber Arellano - Executive director of the Education Trust Midwest talks about the new replacement for the MEAP test coming soon

 

Mike Avery - Host of Michigan Outdoors right here on 1320 WILS discusses hunting season's start bright and early tomorrow morning

 

Larry Winget - Author of "Grow a Pair: How to Stop Being a Victim and Take Back Your Life, Your Business, and Your Sanity" shares some motivational advice from his book

 

Tim Walberg - (R) U.S. Representative - Michigan's 7th District speaks about today's vote on the Keystone Pipeline

 

Dr. Fab Mancini - Healthy Living Expert - www.drfabmancini.com share some startling news: home prepped school lunches may be less healthy than the school's

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

 

Peter Spadafore – President of the Lansing School Board speaks on topics being covered at the Lansing School Board Meeting tonight.

 

Andy Schor - (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing speaks on issues that are being handled and will be handled during the lame-duck session.

 

Tom Ivacko - Program Manager - Univ. of Michigan - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy discusses a study in which Local Government officials are surveyed about outsourcing services.

 

Reverend Joe Summers - Episcopal Church of the Incarnation Ann Arbor speaks on his protests against stores that are open during Thanksgiving.

 

Nick Jans – Author of “A Wolfe Called Romeo” – nickjans.com discusses his new book and speaks on why he quit wolf hunting.

 

Joseph Klein – Author of “Lethal Engagement: Barack Hussein Obama, The United Nations & Radical Islam” speaks on the latest  that is happening in Israel.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge discusses road-funding.

 

Erin Davis  - Spokesperson for General Motors speaks on why 350 employees are being laid-off at the Lansing GM Plant.

 

Bill Cromie - CTO and Cofounder - Significance Labs discusses net neutrality.

 

Chris Martenson - Co-founder of PeakProsperity.com speaks on his new book "The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment" and explains why the U.S. is not at it's peak prosperity.

 

Dr. Ryan T. Howell – Co-founder of BeyondThePurchase.Org speaks on the positive(or negative) effects on how we spend money.

 

Colleen Rickenbacher - International Etiquette expert www.crspeaks.com explains why Obama chewing gum was a sign of disrespect in China.

 

Tuesday, Novemer 11th, 2014

 

Bob Trezise - President and CEO of the Lansing Economic Area Partnership discusses Mayor Bernero and Governor Snider's business trip to China

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com gives us his expert prediction on what this Michigan winter is going to be like

 

Peter Zeihan – Author of “Accidental Superpower: The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder” offers predictions on the future of the global economic and social climate

 

Colonel Cole Kingseed – Author of “Conversations with Major Dick Winters: Life Lessons from the Commander of the Band of Brothers” discusses his book and his service to our country

 

Erin Knott - Michigan State Director for Enroll America provides information on the upcoming enrollment on the 15th and opportunities for some window shopping for your plan

 

Lida Citroen – Author of “Your Next Mission”  - YourNextMissionBook.com talks about helping veterans revert back to civilian life and finding careers

Monday, November 10th, 2014

 

Ken Sikkema - Senior policy fellow at Public Sector Consultants discusses what to expect with the new senate line up, and the upcoming lame duck session

 

Brent Skorup – Research Fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University talks about the controversy over net-neutrality

 

Dr. Anthony Lyssy - www.diamondphysicians.com provides some insight into the battle against colon cancer

 

Bob Kapp - China consultant based in Washington state and former president of the China Business Council discusses the intricasies of America/China relations

 

Terry Barnett - Martin - Author of  “Tending Fences: Building Safe and Healthy Relationship Boundaries; The Parables of Avery Soul” gives advice on getting along with family members - something important to many during the holidays

Friday, November 7th, 2014

 

Bert Johnson – State Senator (D) – Detroit discusses Detroit's progression and the low democratic turout in the ballots this past Tuesday

 

Steve Malanga – Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute talks about the increased number of Republican governors and how he believes this election was a loss for organized labor

 

Dr. Stanley Riggs – Author of “Build Wealth & Spend It All, Live the Life You Earned” speaks about making wise investments and also having a happier life by not waiting too long before you start spending your earnings

 

Stephan Sardone - Sardone Construction - sardoneconstruction.com discusses the record numbers happening right now in home-remodeling projects

 

Justine SanFilippo - “Lose Your Inches Without Losing Your Mind! 10 Simple Weeks to a Slimmer Waistline and a Healthier You” gives some advice on how to avoid gaining weight during this upcoming season of holiday feasts

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

 

Michael Nystrom – Executive Vice President – Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association speaks on Governor Snyder's plan to handle the road funding issue during the lame-duck session.

 

Philip Veliz – Univ. of Mich. Professor at the Institute for Research on Women and Gender speaks on the effects contact sports, such as football and hockey, have on children.

 

Jay Kaplan - ACLU of Michigan LGBT Project attorney speaks on Court of Appeals ruling on keeping gay marriage banned in Michigan.

 

Larry Pratt - Executive Director of Gun Owners of America speaks on NRA backed candidates.

 

Joe Hirschmugl - Public Relations Manager for Meijer discusses the new upgrades for the Meijer on Pennsylvania Ave and speaks on the Meijer family being here in Lansing for the unveiling of the new rennovations.

 

Stephen Basset – Executive Director of Paradigm Research Group discusses Extra Terrestials and that parts of the government knows about extra terrestials.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

 

Bill Ballenger – Founder of Inside Michigan Politics gives reasons as to why Mark Schauer lost the gubernatorial election to Rick Snyder.

 

Prof. Allan Saxe – Political Science Professor – University of Texas at Arlington speaks on how the U.S. Senate is turning completely Republican.

 

Marion Nestle - A professor of nutrition, food studies and public health at New York University speaks on proposals to change food labels to make them more informational to consumers.

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition discusses the results of the proposal to decriminalize marijuana,  11 communities in Lansing have voted and 5 communites are against it and 6 are for marijuana .

 

Tom Jackson – Author of “Philosophy: An Illustrated history of Thought” discusses his new book.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

 

Chris Swope – Lansing City Clerk discusses election day in Lansing

 

Brett Dreyfus – Clerk for Meridian Township reports on how things are going in Meridian Township on this election day

 

Trent Atkins - Lansing Board of Water & Light’s first emergency operations manager talks about their plans to strengthen the community and stream line efficiency

 

David Schanzer - A professor of public policy at Duke University discusses how midterm elections may be counter productive to government operations

 

Gary H. Collins – Author of “The Last Election” chats about his new political thriller book, which incorporates his extensive experience in the private sector as well as in goverment

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

 

Rick Jones - (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge comments on his endorsement from the LSJ and offers some predictions for tomorrow's elections

 

Danielle Citron – Author of  “Hate Crimes in Cyberspace” talks about her book and the phenomenon of online harrassment

 

Andrei Simonov – Michigan State University Professor of Finance discusses the study he conducted looking at the effacy of professional financial advisors

 

Jesse Toprak – Chief analyst for cars.com gives us the latest auto numbers

 

Mark Meckler - President Of Citizens' For Self-Governance - selfgovern.com chats about tomorrows election and the tea party group

Friday, October 31st, 2014

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District discusses election and responds to comments made by Pam Byrnes.

 

Amber Rollins - The director of KidsAndCars.org speaks on the tragedies that can happen during Halloween when it comes to drinking and driving.

 

Mike Smith – Executive Director of the Creation Summit speaks on what he hopes to accomplish with the Creation Summit that is coming to MSU on Saturday.

 

Roger Roffman – Author of “Marijuana Nation: One Man’s Chronicle of America Getting High: From Vietnam to Legalization” speaks on how he helped with the legalization of marijuana in Washington and he how got addicted and quit indulging in marijuana.

 

Rich Trumka - President of the AFL-CIO speaks on why he was in Michigan today.

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

 

Dr. Matthew Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Dept. of Comm. Health discusses the safety precautions being taken for the Ebola virus and the half a dozen people being monitored here in Michigan

 

John Krafcik – President of TrueCar tells us what cars are most popular in red states vs blue states

 

Janine Elias -  Author of  the new financial advise book "Kill Robin Hood” killrobinhood.com talks about becoming more comfortable with your finances

 

Mark Schauer – Gubernatorial candidate and former 7th District US Congressman speaks about his plans for Michigan

 

Jonathan V. Last - Editor of The Seven Deadly Virtues www.SevenDeadlyVirtues.com a book written by 18 conservative authors on why a virtuous life - is funny as hell

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

 

Eric Schertzing – Ingham County Treasurer & Democratic Nominee for the 8th Congressional District seat discusses how he plans to work with Washington on issues if he is elected to Congress.

 

Robert Muise - Co-Founder & Senior Counsel at the American Freedom Law Center discusses case he is working on involving a religious group called the Bible Believers who were attacked by Muslim followers during the Arab Festival in Dearborn in 2012.

 

James R. Copland - Director of the Manhattan Institute's Center for Legal Policy discusses why Michigan has many more crimes and laws than other surrounding states.

 

Eric Schiffer - Chairman and CEO of Patriarch Equity speaks on China's giant E-Commerce company, Ali-Baba, passing Wal-Mart in the Stock Market and should the U.S. be worried about China.

 

Michael Cohen - Host of Capital City Recap speaks on a report from State Farm that states Halloween is the deadliest day of the year for pedestrians, particularly teens and adolescence, also, he discusses drunk driving being an issue on Halloween, and he talks about 10 people who are being monitored for the Ebola Virus.

 

Steve Mitchell – Head of Mitchell Research and Communications discusses latest poll numbers for the Governor's race and the Senate race.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

 

Neena Newberry - President, Newberry Executive Solutions comments on the controversial quote made by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on the topic of women asking for raises

 

Tom Swanson - Manager of clean energy initiatives for the Pew Charitable Trust speaks about future prospects for alternate energy here in Michigan

 

Laura Beth Bartell - Wayne State University Law Professor discusses the latest updates in the Detroit bankruptcy case 

 

Dr. Matthew Johnson - Professor in the department of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University talks about the addictive properties of various substances including coffee

 

Pam Byrnes - Democratic Michigan’s 7th District Congressional Candidate discusses about her campaign and what she would do differently from her opponent, Tim Walberg

 

Frank Gallagher – Author of “The Bremer Detail: Protecting the Most Threatened Man in the World

Monday, October 27th, 2014

 

Mike Bishop – Former Senate majority leader & 8th District Congressional candidate talks politics and his campaign

 

Sal Pain - Bio-Recovery Corp - www.biorecovery.com discusses how his company cleans up areas that may have been exposed to Ebola

 

Carly Fiorina Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard shares her predictions in the upcoming senate race

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com gives his expert weather forecast in this unpredictable season

 

Dr. Dee Telting - Skincare Expert - www.dallascollectionskincare.com discusses what is and what isn't effective for taking care of your skin

 

Friday, October 24th, 2014

 

Steve Cook – President of the Michigan Education Association speaks on the election poll and education.

 

Kevin Mellot - Global Security Expert speaks on the White House fence jumper and the precautions that should have been taken to prevent the intruder from getting over the White House fence.

 

Michael Finney – President & CEO of the Michigan Economic Development Corp talks about an award given to Governor Synder by the Tax Foundation.

 

David Pottruck - Former CEO of Charles Schwab discusses his time at Charle Schwab and his new book "Stacking the Deck: How to Lead Breakthrough Change Against Any Odds"

 

Kristen Moore - Everytown speaks on school shooting near Seattle in which a student killed 5 of his peers.

 

Cindy Leung  - University of California at San Francisco postdoctoral fellow speaks on a new study on sugary sodas and what it does to the aging process.

 

Tom Tylutki - President of the Michigan Corrections Organization

 

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive Director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety discusses increased GM sales and recalls.

 

Bernie Porn – President of EPIC-MRA discusses latest poll on the Michigan Senate Race.

 

Michael Cohen - Host of Capital City Recap talks about cable outage and the outsourcing of technical support.

 

Ajit Pai - FCC Commissioner discusses federal government project that calls to analyze our social media to search for "social pollution" and he explains why he is against the project.

 

Ted O'Neil - Spokesman for the Mackinac Center speaks on a report of privatization of Janitorial, Food Services, and Transportation services in schools.

 

Chris Brown - Employment expert –  www.rjbyrd.com explains why only 24% of businesses are giving out raises to their employees and are increasing wages.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

 

Bernie Porn – President of EPIC-MRA speaks on the latest gubernatorial polls.

 

Brett Dreyfus – Clerk for Meridian Township discusses upcomimg Election Day and voter turn out for pass elections.

 

Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy -  A Neuroscientist at Duke University Medical Center discusses why people diagnosed with alzheimers might not have it and what may cause alzheimers-like symptoms.

 

Frans Jager -  “Neither Here Nor There: A First Generation Immigrant in Search of American Exceptionalism” explains why he thinks the U.S. does not take advantage of its world dominance.

 

Dr. Bill Johnson – Cosmetic Physician - www.innovationsmedical.com discusses Renée Zellweger recent facial changes.

 

Lisa Ferentz  - Author of “Letting Go of Self-Destructive Behaviors: A Workbook of Hope and Healing” describes her with trauma survivors and the disorders trauma survivors have to deal with.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

 

Jeff Irwin – State Reprentative (D) – Ann Arbor discusses bills passed today aiming toward making charter schools more transparent

 

Terry Burns - Executive Vice President of Auto Dealers of Michigan responds to the situation with the Tesla car company trying to do business in Michigan

 

Ram Garg - CEO of Software Assurance - www.sp-assurance.com compares and contrasts Google Wallet and ApplePay, the latter of which launches today

 

Terri Lynn Land – Former Secretary of State & Republican Senate Candidate speaks on all the topics and her run for office

 

Matt Carmichael – Editor of Livability.com reports on a recent survey showing the top cities for liberals, conservatives and moderates

 

Nina  Teicholz – Author of the new book - "The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet"

Monday, October 20th, 2014

 

Karim Essani – Professor of Virology - Western Michigan University shares his expertise on the Ebola virus, and gives some insight into how viruses behave and how Ebola is unique

 

Rich Studley – President & CEO – Michigan Chamber of Commerce discusses the on-going  road funding issue

 

Barbara Mancini - A woman with an ill father tells her story of being charged with assisted suicide

 

Sameera Sullivan - Dating Expert and Matchmaker - www.lastingconnections.net discusses dating in your fifties

 

Todd Maron - Deputy General Counsel for Tesla talks about how a bill that if passed may prevent their car company from doing business here in the state of Michigan

Friday, October 17th, 2014

 

Dr. Arnold Monto - Professor of epidemiology at the University of Michigan School of Public Health comments on the Ebola crisis

 

Ken Jenkins - Aviation Crisis Consultant talks about airport security procedures against illnesses

 

Frank Pasquale - Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law discusses data mining, and how marketers are eager to buy information on consumers behavior

 

Dr. Mark A. Herman - Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School discusses a new study showing a hormonal reaction in the body to fructose

 

Clark Hodges - Financial Strategist - www.hodgescapital.com offers some insight into the stock market

 

Peter C. Diamand - Author of "Amplify your Career and Life: 4 Steps to Evaluate, Assess and Move Forward" talks about his book and it's motivational message

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District discusses hearings betweem Energy and Commerce Committee and the CDC about Ebola and what the U.S. needs to do to protect citizens from an epidemic.

 

Rob Fowler - President and CEO - Small Business Association of Michigan speaks on tax cut for businesses and discusses Mark Schauer's plans to expand the Corporate Income Tax for businesses.

 

Devin Fergus – Professor of African-American and African studies at Ohio State University discusses hidden fees and consumer debt.

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter speaks on 18 year old in Eaton Rapids who's body was found burned in a garage and discusses suspicious behavior exhibited by the teen before his death.

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com discusses the future forcast for the rest of Fall and the forcast for Winter.

 

Patrick Poole -  National security and terrorism correspondent for PJMedia.com gives an update on ISIS and the crisis in the Middle East.

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

 

John Pottow - University of Michigan Bankruptcy Law Professor speaks on Detroit bankruptcy case and one of Detroit's creditors are ready to make a deal with the city to cut down on the Detroit's debt.

 

Tim Daman – President & CEO of the Lansing Chamber of Commerce speaks on the new partenership between the Lansing Chamber of Commerce and Google to promote local businesses in Lansing.

 

Kush Patel – Founder of  App Academy – appacademy.io talks about his academy that educates people about computer coding and how to write codes.

 

Sal Pain - Bio-Recovery Corp - www.biorecovery.com speaks on how he sanitizes areas contaminated with Ebola and other illnesses.

 

Daniel R. Obenour - Professor in the Department of Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering - NCSU speaks on toxins from Lake Erie that caused half a million people to lose drinking water during the summer in Ohio and parts of Michigan.

 

Dr. Peter Pirano – Clinical Director at Origins Recovery Centers - www.originsrecovery.com

exaplains why people are getting addcited and are overdosing on opioid painkillers.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

 

Bill Ballenger – Founder of Inside Michigan Politics shares his expert perspective on the town hall gubernatorial debate this past weekend

 

Bobby Schostak - Chairman – Michigan Republican Party discusses Jeb Bush's potential presidential run and the upcoming senate races

 

Keith Ambachtsheer – Professor at the University of Toronto Rotman International Center for Pension Management speaks about how pension pans in the Netherlands have system that the U.S. could learn a thing or two from

 

Kevin Sites – Author of “Swimming With Warlords: A Dozen-Year Across the Afghan War” talks about his book wherein he interviews warlords, ex-Taliban fighters, and covering the Afghan conflict for well over a decade

 

Dan Lohrmann - Chief Strategist and Chief Security Officer for Security Mentor

 

Sheri Sobrato Brisson – Authof of “Digging Deep: A Journal for Young People Facing Health Challenges”

Monday, October 13th, 2014

 

Mark Perry - Professor of Economics at the University of Michigan-Flint provides some insight into some discrepencies in plans for income equality

 

Ben Cohen - Sports Reporter for the Wall Street Journal reports on the correlation between the amount of money colleges spend on athletics vs. their performance

 

Wayne Pacelle – CEO & President of the Humane Society of the United States tells us the reason he is visiting Michigan and is campaigning against proposals being voted on this November

 

Mike Kelly – Author of “The Bus on Jaffa Road” speaks about his book about a terrorist attack back in 1996 in Israel and the quest for justice in it's aftermath

 

Steve Scanlon - Consumer Watchdog - www.guardvest.com  gives advice on how to not be taken advantage of by your financial advisor


Dr. Jon Grant – Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience - University of Chicago gives his insight on obsessive compulsive disorder and how to help people that are plagued by it

Friday, October 10th, 2014

 

Lt. Matt Bolger – Cybercrime Inspector – Michigan State Police speaks on cybercrimes that authorities deal with daily.

 

Nolan Finley - Detroit News Editorial Page Editor discusses topics that he is going to cover during the Gubernatorial Debate, Sunday at 6:00PM.

 

Samantha Crane - Director of Public Policy - Autistic Self Advocacy Network discusses why a 46 year old mother tried to kill her autistic teenage daughter.

 

Chris Wahmhoff - Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands discusses oil spill caused by Enbridge years ago and is Enbridge really finished cleaning up the oil spill.

 

Dr. Matthew Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Dept. of Comm. Health discusses how Michigan is prepared just in case of an Ebola outbreak.

 

Dr. Rick Strassman  - Author of “DMT: The Spirit Molecule” speaks on his research on the drug DMT, how it effects users, and how the human body creates natural DMT.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

 

Marilyn Cornelis -  Research Associate in the Department of Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health explains how DNA is connected to how people are affected by coffee.

 

Allison Phelps - Public Relations Specialist of Whole Foods speaks on new Whole Foods Store that is coming to East Lansing and speaks on a summit that may help local suppliers get their products in the store.

 

Kirk Roy -  Vice President of the Office of National Health Reform at BCBSM discusses how The Affordable Health Care at may affect an employee's insurance.

 

Cynthia Hearne Darling – Author of “Apache Courage: Trumpets Around the Camp” speaks on her time living with Native Americans.

 

Mark Schauer –Gubernatorial candidate and former 7th District US Congressman discusess issues that he'll be speaking on during his debate with Governor Snyder, Oct 12th at 6pm.

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

 

Rick Murdock - Executive Director of the Michigan Association of Health Plans discusses open enrollment health insurance changes that may be caused by the Affordable Health Care Act.

 

Dr. Murray Cohen - An infectious epidemiologist & the head of the medical advisory board for Wello – welloinc.com speaks on Thomas Eric Duncan's death from Ebola and concerns about Ebola being in schools in Texas.

 

Dan HeynsDirector of the State Corrections Department discusses the firing of Aramark food workers and he speaks on the budget for Corrections.

 

Jason Mattera - Author of “Crapitalism: Liberals Who Make Millions Swiping Your Tax Dollars”  speaks on confronting former Director of the Exempt Organization Unit of the IRS, Lois Lerner, about the IRS targeting conservative groups controversy.

 

Peter Sprigg - Senior fellow at the Family Research Council speaks on why the Supreme Court refused to hear Same Sex Marriage cases.

 

Jim Estes - Professor of finance at California State University, San Bernardino explains why our state is using tobacco settlement money for the wrong expenses.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

 

Tom Shields – President of Marketing Resource Group discusses the upcoming elections only a month away and the gubernatiorial town hall debate this weekend

 

Isaias Solis - Executive Director of the Power Consortium tells us about his non profit group, how they want to help the community and their upcoming event

 

Dr. Richard Lee - Professor of medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine & Medical Director of GeneSolve talks about low testesterone and how testosterone treatment can be beneficial but also harmful if misused

 

Terry Frewen - President Greater Lansing Association of REALTORS - www.terryfrewen.com comments on the climate of the realty market

 

Duane Chapman - US Geological Survey - Columbia Environmental Research Center reports on asian carp DNA being discovered in the Kalamazoo river today and what impact they may have on the environment

 

Steve Scanlon - Financial Watchdog and co-founder of GuardVest – Gaurdvest.com gives some insight into retirement in these uncertain times

Monday, October 6th, 2014

 

Jay Kaplan - ALCU Michigan Attorney discusses gay marriage

 

Soren Anderson – Michigan State University Economics Professor shares his findings on car purchasing patterns and how family has been found to be a large factor in brand selection

 

Mark Snyder - Detroit Free Press sports writer covering University of Michigan football gives the latest on the controversy surrounding the Wolverines this season

 

Dan Bongino – Author of “Inside the Bubble: Why A Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away From It  All” talks about his time in the service, and comments on the recent White House intruder

 

Ram Garg - CEO of Software Assurance - www.sp-assurance.com  talks about ApplePay, which may be rolling out as soon as later this month

 

Mary E. Gallagher – Director - Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies - University of Michigan speaks on U.S. and Chinese relations past, present, and future

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

 

Judy Emmons – State Senator - R-Sheridan speaks about the many bills she is spearheading to deter human trafficking

 

Sara Parkinson – Director of Talent & Communications- Lansing Economic Area Partnership talks about her groups new program that encourages talented individuals to turn their hobbies into real businesses

 

Brian Bouffard - Expert in Military Justice - www.jagdefender.com reports on an American soldier who has been incarcerated in Mexico

 

Cody Wilson – Founder of Defense Distributed – defdist.org creator of the first 3D printed gun talks about his next controversial creation, the ghost gunner

 

Aditi Paul - A doctoral candidate at Michigan State University's Department of Communications shares the long-term success rate of online dating

 

Owen Shapiro – Author of “Brand Shift: The Future of Brands and Marketing” talks about his new book

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

 

Bernie Porn – President of the Lansing-based Polling Firm EPIC-MRA discusses gubernatorial poll.

 

Tom Ivacko - Program Manager - Univ. of Michigan - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy speaks on new report that surveyed local officials across the state of Michigan.

 

Robert Spencer - Director of Jihad Watchjihadwatch.org speaks on beheading in Oklahoma.

 

Edward McCord - Director, Taiwan Education and Research Program - Elliott School of International Affairs explains and discusses the Confuscious Institute.

 

Linda Jones - Executive Director of the Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council speaks on the hit the wine industry took due to the harsh winter.

 

Ryan Houck- Author of  “Will America Fail?: The Case for Hope” explains why America will fail in the future end soon and he discusses his new book.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge speaks on eradicating trolling by greedy attorneys.

 

Karl Brauer - Senior Director of Insights - Kelley Blue Book speaks on the highlights of General Motors press conference, GM's move to New York, and speaks on GM's 19% sales increase.

 

Tim Daman – President & CEO of the Lansing Chamber of Commerce discusses Chambers of Commerce month here in Michigan, speaks on the history of the Chamber, and the ups and downs of the Chamber.

 

Drew Sharp – Detroit Free Press Sports Columnist discusses a petition of 7000 signatures calling for Dave Brandon, the University of Michigan Athletic Director's, to be fired.

 

Dr. James  - Medical expert  - www.diamondphysicians.com speaks on the Ebola virus in the U.S.

 

Jonathan Paull – Author of “Structurally Sound: Renovating the Middle-Aged Body” discusses how Middle-Aged people can work out safely with out injuring themselves.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

 

Bernie Porn – President of the Lansing-based Polling Firm EPIC-MRA speaks on his firm being chosen as the top ranked in Michigan

 

Jill Gonzalez – Spokesperson for WalletHub tells us what states have been found to be the best for teaching in

 

Monique Lin-Luse - Assistant Counsel - NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund comments on the alarming number of Detroit residents who are trying to make ends meet with their water shut off

 

Bill Dendy - CPA and Money Manager -  www.elitefm.net discusses consumer confidence in the coming Halloween holiday season

 

Mick McCabe – Detroit Free Press Sports Columnist talks UofM football and the bad press they have been receiving

 

Karl Ronn – Author of “The Reciprocity Advantage: A New Way to Partner for Innovation and Growth” talks about his book about helping expand start-up companies and creating brand identity

Monday, September 29th, 2014

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network discusses the alarming increase in lobbyist spending in Lansing

 

Erik Shelley – Communications Director for Michigan United tells us about an event at the capital tomorrow that his group is organizing

 

David Torrance - Workplace Culture Expert - www.executiveforums.com discusses a recent survey showing 28% of employees have reported some form of bullying in the work place

 

Dr. Paul Offit - Director of the Vaccine Education Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia speaks on a growing trend of parents refusing to have their children receive vaccinations

 

Joanne Peterson - Retired Classics teacher from Grand Rapids talks with us outside an event held by Governor Snider that she has been un-invited to

 

Joyce Hanna - Associate Director of the Health Improvement Program at Stanford University talks about staying in shape as you grow older

Friday, September 26th, 2014

 

Tim Hoch - Trial lawyer and legal strategist - www.hochlawfirm.com  speaks on the unsealing of the assault lawsuit against Jerry Jones

 

Andre Spivey – Detroit City Councilman discusses the control of Detroit being returned to the mayor and city council from the hands of Emergency Manager Kevin Orr

 

Dr. Joanne Lynn - Director, Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness - Altarum Institute discusses the current approach to hospice in America and how it can be made better

 

Dr. Malaz Boustani - Indiana University Center for Aging Research shares information from new research connecting prescription pills such as ambien and being connected with alzheimers

 

Craig Thompson – Commercial Drone Videography - globalvideohq.com tells us some new things drones are being used for that are exceptions to the FAA ban on commercial droning

 

Edward Brown - Author of “The Time Bandit Solution: Recovering Stolen Time You Never Knew You Had” talks about his book that looks into the things and people in life that consume too much of your time

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

 

Andre Spivey -Detroit City Councilman speaks on Kevin Orr's future in Detroit.

 

Bob ThomasExecutive Director - Michigan Chamber Foundation discusses new report on economic competitiveness in Michigan.

 

Jill Fritz - Campaign Director - Keep Michigan Wolves Protected speaks on wolf hunting issue.

 

Jeff Williams - Chief Executive Officer of Public Sector Consultants discusses the polling numbers for the debate between Rick Snyder and Mark Schauer that is happening in October.

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show “The Black Sphere” – the blacksphere.net shares his view on Attorney General Eric Holder resigning and Eric Holder's legacy.

 

Bryan Wolfe -Senior IOS Writer for AppAdvice.com speaks on the new IPhone 6 and customers having trouble with the IPhone 6 bending.

 

Tensie Homan – Author of “Beat the Exit Bubble: The Ultimate Guide for Exiting Your Business” speaks on baby boomers leaving their businesses in the next five years.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commissioner for the Lansing Board of Water & Light speaks on board members voting to increase rates for BWL customers.

 

Lily Eskelsen García – President of the National Education Association speaks on student loan debt.

 

Bert Johnson – State Senator (D) – Detroit discusses issues plagueing Detroit such as bankruptcy and funding a new bridge and he speaks on possible solutions.

 

Andrew Bostom – Expert on Islam - andrewbostom.org discusses ISIS/ISIL, and questions Allies that are helping the U.S. stop ISIS/ISIL.

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman - Author of Sugar Rehab – speaks on big companies cola companies reducing beverage calaroies by 20 percent.

 

Paul Barrett – Author of “Law of the Jungle: The $19 Billion Legal Battle Over Oil in the Rain Forest and the Lawyer Who’d Stop at Nothing to Win” discusses his book which is about Steven Donziger taking up a class action lawsuit against big oil companies.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

 

Nolan Finley - Detroit News Editorial Page Editor talks about the forum that he will be delegating between our gubernatorial candidates

 

Matt Marks – Heads the Michigan Equal Protection for Interns Coalition – miepic.org reports on interns not being protected under the law from sexual harrassment

 

Tom Shields – Spokeskman - Coalition for Auto Insurance Reform discusses the progress on the Detroit-Windsor Bridge project

 

Ziad Fadel  - Dearborn attorney and coordinator for the Syrian-American Forum discusses the unrest created by the ISIS threat

 

Bill Dendy - CPA and Money Manager -  www.elitefm.net  reports on the growing trend of parents giving home loans

 

Daniel C. Esty - Professor of environmental law and policy at Yale discusses the topic of climate change

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

 

Jeff Cranson – Director of Communications - Michigan Department of Transportation talks about road funding in our state compared to others

 

Judy Putnam - Communications Director - Michigan League for Public Policy discusses child care and education

 

Stacy M. Swimp – Spokesman for a National coalition of black pastors opposed to gay marriage

 

Jeremy Jobe - Marketing and Branding expert - rightfootmedia.com comments on the Ray Rice story and the impact on the NFL's public image

 

Puneet Manchanda - Professor of Marketing – University of Michigan reports on the massive Chinese company Ali Baba and their emergence into the Western market

 

David Hollister – Former Mayor of Lansing and Producer of the documentary “Second Shift”, a film about how twenty years ago Lansing almost lost General Motors

Friday, September 19th, 2014

 

Peter Spadafore – President of the Lansing School Board talks with us about renovating some of the LSJ school buildings

 

David T. Hartgen - Author of the Annual Highway Report published by Reason Foundation helps compare Michigan roads with other states

 

Bryan Wolfe – Senior IOS Writer for Appadvice.com talks about the new iPhone 6 and the iWatch

 

Barron H. Lerner - Author of “The Good Doctor: A Father, a Son and the Evolution of Medical Ethics” discusses his book about the ethics of doctors and euthanasia

 

Edwin Walker – Program Attorney for US Law Shield – Walker discusses the topic of gun control

 

Mary Todd – Author of “Hard Drive: A Family’s Fight against Three Countries” tells us a little about her book about her son who was murdered and made to look like a suicide overseas

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

 

Newt Gingrich – Former US House Speaker & 2012 Presidential Candidate discusses his take on the Michigan gubernatoiral race, his prediction on the elections coming in November, and he speaks on For-Profit Colleges.

 

Jim Gilchrist - Founder and president of the Minuteman Project speaks on terrorist crossing the southern U.S. border.

 

Carly Fiorina -  Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard wants more women to join the Republican Party.

 

Sarah Roberts – State Representative of St. Clair Shores discusses for profit charter schools.

 

Lori Vann - Licensed Professional Counselor - LoriVannCounseling.com discusses Adrian Peterson case and disciplining children.

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

 

Jeff Hank – East Lansing Attorney speaks on changing East Lansing's marijuana laws.

 

TJ Bucholz – President of Vanguard Public Affairs discusses the latest poll on the gubernatorial race.

 

Barbara Coombs Lee – President of Compassion & Choices speaks on America's end of life care dilemma.

 

Jill Weisenberger - a registered dietitian nutritionist and a certified diabetes educator - jillweisenberger.com explains why the number of people with diabetes is rising.

 

Ram Garg - CEO of Software Assurance - sp-assurance.com discusses deleting old information before upgrading to a new phone.

 

Frank Vetro – Author of “Standing on Principal” speaks on how and why he was arrested for aggravated harassment.

 

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

 

Keison Arnold - Director of operations for SodexoMagic in Lansing discusses Magic Johnson's new company which has become involved in quality school lunches

 

Courtney Protz-Sanders - Michigan's Political Action Committee for Animals tells us about her groups rally at the Capitol tomorrow morning in opposition to outlawing certain dog breeds

 

Terry Kalley – Founder of fameds.org speaks on behalf of the "right to try" act

 

Ziad Fadel  - Dearborn attorney and coordinator for the Syrian-American Forum discusses whether or not training Syrian rebels is a good response to the ISIS situation

 

Bill Bushaw - Chief Executive Officer of PDK International

 

Dr. Pamela Peeke – Author of “The Hunger Fix” talks about the incredibly addictive properties of sugar

Monday, September 15th, 2014

 

Laura Beth Bartell – Wayne State University Law Professor discusses the ruling on the city of detroit bankruptcy trial

 

Allison Skinner - Project Associate at Clean Energy Coalition shares a report from her group that shows Michigan is number 17 on the list of alternative fuel cars

 

Gary Miron - Professor, Evaluation, Measurement & Research at Western Michigan University tells us why Michigan's first cyber school may be going under

 

George W. Holden - Director of Undergraduate Studies - Dept. of Psychology, SMU speaks on the Adrian Peterson story and child discipline

 

Matt Carmichael – Editor of Livability.com tells us what the two Michigan cities on their recently released "best cities to live in" list

 

Dennis Davis - Producer and director of the film “An Epidemic Of Distortions” comments on soldiers with P.T.S.D.

Friday, September 12th, 2014

 

Mel Grieshaber – Executive Director of the Michigan Corrections Organization speaks on accusations that Governor Synder's administration lied about what's happening with Aramark.

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter speaks on senior Eastern High School student who is charged of raping another student on school property.

 

Joshua A.T. Fairfield - Professor of law at Washington and Lee University speaks on a digital wallet revolution.

 

Mathew Burrows – Author of “THE FUTURE, DECLASSIFIED: Megatrends That Will Undo the World Unless We Take Action" speaks on economical and technological future threats that may occur if trends continue.

 

Julie Gunlock – Senior Fellow – Independent Women’s Forum – speaks on Meatless Mondays and why some schools across the country are leaving meat off the lunch menu on Mondays.

 

Mr. Aubrey Clark-Brown - Junior Research Scholar - Center for Dialogues: Islamic World-U.S.-The West

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

 

Chad Moutray - Chief Economist -National Association of Manufactures explains why regulations is costing the U.S. money.

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District speaks on his support for President Obama's plan to end ISIS.

 

Mark Jansen – (R) Senator State R-Gaines Twp discusses a new bill that helps Michigan avoid a one billion dollar budget hole.

 

Gadi Adelman- Counter-Terrorism Expert – gadiadelman.com speaks on ISIS and his reaction to Obama's speech.

 

David Torrance - Executive Coach and Leadership Expert - www.executiveforums.com speaks how Roger Goodell is handling the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal.

 

Ed Boltz - President of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys discusses senior citizens with student loan debt.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

 

John Pottow - University of Michigan Bankruptcy Law Professor speaks on the Detroit Bankruptcy court case being pushed to a later date.

 

Dr. Matt Davis - Chief Medical Executive for the Michigan Department of Community Health discusses respiratory illness that's effecting school age students.

 

Tim Hoch -Trial Lawyer and legal analyst - hochlawfirm.com discusses Jerry Jones lawsuit.

 

Theresa Brown - Author of “Critical Care: A New Nurse Faces Death, Life, and Everything in Between.” Explains why some Doctors can't let go of their ailing patients.

 

Brian Farrington  - Employment Attorney - Cowles & Thompson discusses Ray Rice's suspension from the NFL.

 

Dr. Zuhdi Jasser - President and founder of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy speaks on Obama's plan to eradicate ISIS.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

 

Gary Naeyaert - Executive Director of the Great Lakes Education Project discusses the upcoming gubernatorial election

 

Dustin Ingalls - Assistant Director – Public Policy Polling gives the latest numbers on the governors race and senate race

 

Mikey Campbell – Editor of AppleInsider.com shares with us all the big news for Apple today as new products such as the iPhone 6 are unveiled


Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com tells us what kind of sudden storms we may see coming to Michigan tomorrow

 

Tom Lambert – Vice Presdient of Michigan Open Carry shares why people from his group are unhappy with the Michigan Republican Convention

 

Benedict Carey - Author “How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where and Why It Happens,” shares with us how feeling restless can actually be a beneficial trait for learning new things

 

Roxann Taylor - Domestic Violence Survivor – Score Foundation comments on the Ray Rice domestic violence story

Monday, September 8th, 2014

 

Saul Anuzis – Former Chairman of the Michigan Republican Party gives his endorsement for Gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder

 

Dr. Mike Smalley - Religion expert -  www.mikesmalley.com discusses the low number of secular millenials

 

Dr. Marsha Rappley - Dean of the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine comments on a recent survey indicating many med students being taught in an abusive environment

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show “The Black Sphere” – the blacksphere.net

 

Marjorie ProkoschTexas Christian University, Department of Psychology shares some findings on non-caloric artificial sweeteners found in many of todays beverages

 

Dr. Bill Miller – Author of “The Microcosm Within: Evolution and Extinction in the Hologenome” gives us insight into the vast number of microbes at work inside our own bodies

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

 

Steve Cook - President of the Michigan Education Association speaks on court decision that allows teachers to opt-out of the MEA.

 

Joe Hirschmugl - Public Relations Managers for Meijer speaks on Meijer offering new jobs.

 

Jesse Toprak - Chief analyst for cars.com discusses auto sales for the month of August.

 

Patrick Wright - Director - Mackinac Center Legal Foundation responds to MEA ruling and why he agrees with the ruling.

 

Michelle M. Grinnell - Public Relations Manager - Michigan Economic Development Corporation discusses the Pure Michigan Advertising Campaign to bring tourist to Michigan during the fall.

 

Lynne Martin - Author of "Home Sweet Anywhere: How We Sold Our House, Created a New Life, and Saw the World" speaks on her travels throughout Europe and South America with her husband and her future plans to travel to Asia.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network discusses the finances of the gubenatiorial campaigns and where the money for the campaigns is being spent.

 

Dr. Steve Albrecht – Author of “Ticking Bombs” discusses road rage and how to manage anger.

 

Dr. Sandeep Jauhar – Author of “Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician” explains why some doctors may feel unfulfilled in their fields.

 

John Pottow - University of Michigan Bankruptcy Law Professor discusses Detroit Bankruptcy trial and how the city is planning on paying creditors.

 

Larry Pratt - Executive Director of Gun Owners of America discusses gun control and other gun issues.

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District discusses how the U.S. should react to the ISIS threat

 

Mitch Butler – Founder of imagevision.com tells us how your private files can be hacked into through vulnerabilities in clouds.

 

Laura Beth Bartell – Wayne State University Law Professor discusses the city of Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial

 

Nina  Teicholz – Author of the new book - "The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet"

 

Daniel Atkinson - Mothering Justice - Raise MI Coalition talks about our state's minimum wage increase

 

Mark P. Mills - Senior Fellow of the Manhattan Institute, and founder and CEO of the Digital Power Group discusses robotics used for labor in factories, and other industries robotics and computers are entering into

Friday, August 29th, 2014

 

Jared Burkhart - Executive Director of the Michigan Council of Charter School Authorizers gives us an update on the eleven authorizers under scrutiny

 

Richard Thompson - President and Chief Counsel of the Thomas More Law Center speaks on comments Governor Snyder

 

David Mayer – Professor of Management and Organizations - University of Michigan talks on the topic of affirmative action

 

Missy Cummings – Runs the Humans and Autonomy Laboratory at Duke University shares her knowledge of drone technology, which is predicted to be used for package delivery in the not-so-distant future

 

Dr. Michael Ledeen - Scholar at the Foundation ofr Defense of Democracies talks about the militant group ISIS and the threats they may pose

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

 

Bernie Porn - President of the Lansing-based Polling Firm EPIC-MRA discusses latest poll numbers for the gubernatorial race.

 

Gail Parson - Environmental Entrepreneurs Midwest Advocate speaks on Michigan being 3rd in the country when it comes to clean energy jobs.

 

Edwin Walker - Program Attorney for US Law Shield - uslawshield.com discusses the accidental death of a shooting instructor by a nine year old girl and speaks whether there should be more restrictions.

 

Dr. Jacob Shores - Staff Clinician at Carrick Brain Centers discusses concussions within football.

 

Jonathan Rottenberg - Author of "The Depths: The Evolutionary Origins of the Depression Epidemic." speaks on depression.

 

Mark Torregrossa - Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com discusses the future forecast and the future outlook for winter.

 

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

 

Mark Fisk – President of the Glencairn Neighborhood Association speaks on the tree trimming in Glencairn Neighborhood by BWL.

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing discusses highlights of the House of Representatives session.

 

Sofia Rahman - Legal Fellow - American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan discusses topics ranging from the militarization of local police and privacy and technology concerns.

 

Jill Fritz - Campaign Director - Keep Michigan Wolves Protected discusses wolf hunting legislature.

 

Joshua Muravchik - Author of “Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel” speaks on Americans joining and fighting with ISIS.

 

Peter Lark – General Manager of the Lansing Board of Water and Light speaks on the changes BWL has made after the big ice storm and his discusses the tree trimming issue.

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

 

David Hecker – President – American Federation of Teachers Michigan comments on Detroit's emergency manager deciding to not cut teacher's pay

 

Neena Newberry - Leadership Expert - newberrysolutions.com discusses a study showing a great deal of women and millenials starting to fill more leadership roles in the business world

 

Kevin Mellott - Global Security Expert - www.erase.com talks about potential threats members of Isis could pose for the U.S.

 

Gary Chapman - Executive Vice President of National Network - Communities In Schools shares with us the problem of rampant absenteeism in schools

 

Amy Bonomi - Chairperson at Michigan State University's Department of Human Development and Family Studies gives her perspective on the top selling "50 Shades of Gray" novel which her group believes promotes domestic abuse

 

Galena K. Rhoades - relationship researcher at the University of Denver shares the research she conducted finding the most successful marriages are the ones that are the most planned out

Monday, August 25th, 2014

 

Ron Scott –  Founder of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality comments on the City of Detroit currently looking into ending federal monitoring of the police dept.

 

Murtaza Nek - Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands talks on the ongoing protests against the Enbridge company

 

Liz Gellatly – Founder of FACES (Food Allergic Children Education & Support) speaks on Michigan school staff members to be trained to use epi-pens in case of an emergency

 

Stephen D. Eide - Senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute's Center for State and Local Leadership gives us his take on unfunded liability across the states

 

Andrew Langer - President of The Institute For Liberty - instituteforliberty.org

 

Stacy Simera - Outreach Co-Director on the Executive Board of the national non-profit Start School Later talks on behalf of her group which bases their goals upon recent studies that have found different sleep schedules in teenagers

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

 

Dr. Timothy Brannan - President of Instructional Technology Services and Founder of Blended Learning Academies discusses the difference between regular schools and Blending Learning Academies.

 

Mike Yankowski - Police Chief - Lansing Police Department speaks on the 9 shootings that happened in the past eight days.

 

Professor Robert George - Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University discusses ISIS, an Islamic Terrorist group, and speaks on a petition for Barack Obama to put an end to ISIS.

 

Andrew Bostom - Author of "Iran's Final Solution for Israel" - andrewbostom.org speaks on what drives ISIS to commit their terrorist attacks.

 

David Sulzer - A neurobiologist from Coumbia University Medical Center discusses autistism research.

 

Dr. James Pinckney - Founder of www.diamondphysicians.com

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

 

Robert Stevenson - Executive Director of the Michigan Association of Chiefs of Police comments on the militarization of police forces across the country

 

Prof. Allan Saxe - Political Science Professor - University of Texas at Arlington speaks on the arrest of Governor Rick Perry

 

Clint A. Chandler - Director of Professional Learning - Office of K-12 at MSU talks on the successful improvement of Michigan's lowest performing schools

 

Ruth Beier - East Lansing City Council member speaks on behalf of East Lansing residents that are upset with the BWL for tree trimming that has harmed multiple trees

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commisioner for the Lansing BWL gives us the other side of the story in East Lansing and possible compromises between both parties

 

Jessa Crispin - Editor of Bookslut.com and Tarot Card reader talks about the phenemenon of Tarot Card reading

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

 

Wes Nakagiri – Tea Party organizer – Candidate for Lt. Governor discusses what he plans to do if elected governor and criticizes current Lt. Governor, Patrick Kelley.

 

Nathan Triplett – Mayor of East Lansing discusses citizens concerns with BWL tree trimming.

 

Royalyn Reid - Diversity & Sensitivity Expert - thecmiteam.com speaks on conflict in Ferguson, MO and reactions from the killing of Mike Brown.

 

Michael Dozier - Spokesman for TeaParty.org speaks on conflict in Ferguson and outside influences.

 

Dr. Andrew Gallup - Psychology Professor at the State University of New York at Oneonta talks about research on why we yawn.

 

Rich Taylor - Sr. VP for Communications of Entertainment Software Association discusses video games, the growth of women gamers and the video game industry.

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

 

Rick Jones - (R) State Senator - Grand Ledge speaks on his efforts to avoid toxic waste being dumped into Wayne County

 

Ron Scott - Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality comments on the ongoing Ferguson, MO story

 

Esther Spina - Author of "The Ambitious Woman" - estherspina.com discusses a study about how men and women react differently in stressful business situations

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show "The Black Sphere"

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman - Author of the Book Sugar Rehab sugarrehabbook.com

 

Dr. Mike Smalley - Religion expert -mikesmalley.com talks on a study from UofM finding elderly people with religion are less depressed

Monday, August 18th, 2014

 

Reverend Dr. Wendell Anthony – President of the Detroit Branch NAACP

 

Jason Russell - Senior Director of Insurance Services for the Michigan Chamber talks about new health care options coming to the state

 

Andy Arena – Executive Director of the Detroit Crime Comission talks on police forces increasingly turning to militaristic tactics

 

Bert Johnson – State Senator (D) – Detroit comments on the Michael Brown shooting and talks about his constituents recent meeting on Michigan road funding

 

Kelly Cowart – Professor of Marketing at Grand Valley State University speaks on a recent study on consumers perceptions of business' with religious affiliations

 

David Long - Workplace Culture expert - www.MyEmployees.com talks about how fantasy football season can potentially reduce productivity in the workplace

Friday, August 15th, 2014

 

Mike Kowall - (R) State Senator - White Lake - discusses a meeting he himself and several other senators recently held to plot out some new solutions for road funding

 

Dr. Al Johnson - Expert on Parkinson's - johnsonmedicalassociates.com talks about how the parkinsons disease may have been a factor in actor Robin Williams' tragic death

 

Fred Durhal - (D) State Representative - Detroit comments on the Michael Brown shooting incident in Missouri

 

Avik Roy - Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute - speaks about an alternative to the Affordable Health Care Act

 

Bill Frady - Gunowners of America - Host of LockandLoadRadio.com talks about how gun sales increasing since the Michael Brown shooting

 

Ivy Cheung - doctoral candidate in the interdepartmental neuroscience program at Northwestern University tells us about a recent study's findings on how sun light vs artifical light affects us

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

 

Dan Quisenberry – President – Michigan Association of Public School Academies discusses 11 charter school authorizers and how they may lose the power to authorize due to the performace of their schools.

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing explains his bill to restrict the sale of aerial fireworks in Michigan.

 

Lance Binoniemi - Vice President of Government Affairs for MITA discusses road funding.

 

Joe Felter - Senior research scholar at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation discusses the Islamic State (ISIS) and how to combat Islamic State.

 

Cheryl Heisler - President of Lawternatives, a Chicago career-consulting service for lawyers and professionals speaks on the lack of vacation time that lawyers and professionals are taking.

 

Victoria Wolber – Director of Macomb County Emergency Management speaks on the Metro Detroit flood and the effect the flood had on Macomb County.

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

 

Gary Miron - Professor, Evaluation, Measurement & Research at Western Michigan University discusses 11 Michigan charter school authorizers who are at risk of losing their license to authorize new schools and school progams.

 

Tony Francavilla - GM's Lansing regional plant manager speaks on new GM jobs coming to Lansing.

 

Heidi Budaj – Director of the Anti-Defamation League – Michigan Region discusses anti-Israeli protests and how some protestors are becoming derogatory towards Israeli/Jewish Americans.

 

Rodney Anderson - Credit Expert & Author of “Credit 911: Secrets and Strategies to Saving Your Financial Life discusses new rules by FICO that may effect credit score.

 

Jill Fritz - Campaign Director - Keep Michigan Wolves Protected speaks on the Michigan legislature voting to allow wolf hunting and why she is against the vote.

 

Jesse Payne – Author of “Change Your Brain Change Your Life (Before 25): Train the Developing Mind for Real World Success” discusses brain development.

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

 

Russ Marlan - Spokesperson- Michigan Department of Corrections talks about the ongoing Aramark company/State prison story

 

Jeff Cranson – Director of Communications - Michigan Department of Transportation gives us the update on the severe flooding of Detroit roadways

 

Lisa Cobb – Owner of luxuryonlovers.com speaks on a cosmetic needle pen made to remove signs of aging

 

Mort Klein – President of the Zionist Organization of America

 

Steve Scanlon - Financial Strategist and co-founder guardvest.com talks about strategies for American households to avoid falling into a downspiral of debt

 

Jennifer Keitt – Author of “Shake Up Your Life: 30 Steps to Powerful Brilliant Living” offers tips to help getting your kids back out to school

Monday, August 11th, 2014

 

Mitch Bean – Economist with Great Lakes Economic Consulting tells us the GDP here in Michigan may be going up

 

Adam Niemeyer – Sports & NASCAR Expert comments on the incident this past Saturday involving the death of a racer, Kevin Ward, struck by another driver, Tony Stewart

 

Mel Grieshaber – Executive Director of the Michigan Corrections Organization talks about the state's decision to continue their contract with Aramark, a company recently in the news for multiple cases of misconduct in their work with the prison system

 

Rufus Isaacs  - Michigan State AgBioResearch entomology researcher tells us the theories as to why the bee population has been reducing, and the environmental consequences

 

Ron Scott - Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality talks about the Missouri shooting incident and some personal experiences as well

 

Mark Hornbeck - Communications Director for AARP Michigan shares with us a new survey taken among senior citizens and their primary politcal concerns

Friday, August 8th, 2014

 

Brian Jeffs & Nate Nephew – Co-Founders of Michigan Open Carry discusses Michigan Open Carry which is a non-profit organization that educates people on their right to carry guns openly.

 

Sean McCann – (D) State Representative from Kalamazoo dicusses legislature bill that protects people from dangerous dogs.

 

Christopher Wolf - Co-Chairman of the Future of Privacy Forum explains what is Big Data and what is Big Data used for.

 

Dr. Scott Bridger - Director of the Jenkins Center for the Christian Understanding of Islam discusses Islamic practices and how it differs from other religions and speaks on the religious conflict in the Middle East.

 

Lori Vann - Expert on Teens and Self-Harm - LoriVannCounseling.com explains the Fire Challenge, the latest viral trend among teenagers and the dangers of the challenge.

 

Tim Greimel – Democratic State House Minority Leader speaks on the scandal involving Scott Woosley of the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

 

Brian Bouffard - Expert in Military Justice - www.jagdefender.com speaks on the questioning of Seargeant Bergdahl by Kenneth Dahl about his dissapearence and his capture by Taliban forces.

 

Tom Shields – President of Lansing-based Marketing Resource Group speaks on the latest poll numbers for the governor's race.

 

Michael Bishop – Former Senate Majority leader & running for the 8th District US Congressional seat discusses victory in the Primary.

 

Gerald Thurswell – Attorney representing the parents of Renisha McBride discusses second-degree murder conviction of Theodore Ware, murderer of Renisha McBride.

 

Steven Laff - Cyber Security Expert - www.afarsitebetter.com speaks on the hacking of a billion passwords by Russian hackers.

 

Elyse Wagner – Author of “Smoothie Secrets Revealed: A Guide To Enhance Your Health” explains how food is connected to mental health.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

 

Gina Calcagno - Michigan For Marriage Coalition Manager discusses court arguments heard on gay marriage bans in the Cincinatti based 6th District Circuit Court of Appeals.

 

Curtis Hertel Jr. – Ingham Country Register of Deeds & running for the 23rd State Senate District seat speaks on winning nomination for the 23rd State Senate District

 

Eric Schertzing – Ingham County Treasurer & running for the 8th Congressional District seat discusses winning Democratic nomination for the 8th Congressional District seat and explains what issues he'll solve if he wins in the November election.

 

Andrea Dixon - Executive Director of Baylor University's Center for Professional Selling discusses the unemployment rate for recent grads and companies cutting entry level jobs and training budgets.

 

Diana Furchtgott-Roth - Former chief economist of the Department of Labor -  Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research explains why 71% of people are pessimistic about the future of the economy.

 

Raun Kaufman – Director of Global Education for the Autism Treatment Center of America  & Author of “Autism Breakthrough” explains how children can overcome autism.

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

 

Carrie Burch – Mayor of the City of Charlotte discusses school funding and road funding, the two millages being voted on today

 

Prof. Allan Saxe – Political Science Professor – University of Texas at Arlington comments on his gallop poll predictions of the upcoming November 2014 elections

 

Larry Dominique - President of ALG and executive vice president at TrueCar tells us about his website and that this current month of August will be huge for car sales

 

Andrew Bostom – Author of  “Iran's Final Solution for Israel” - andrewbostom.org offers some insight to the Israeli/Palestian conflict

 

Vincent Vernuccio - Director of Labor Policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy discusses AugustToOptOut.org

 

Gary Allen - Founder of ifoAppleStore.com talks about his following of Apple Store openings the next being right here in Lansing at the Eastwood Towne Center

Monday, August 4th, 2014

 

Ann Badmus - Immigration Reform expert speaks on the ongoing story of this large number of migrant children and the repsonse of our nation and home state

 

Dr. Matthew Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Dept. of Comm. Health talks about HPV and the importance getting youths vaccininated

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman - Author of Sugar Rehab – sugarrehabbook.com returns to the show to talk more about his book and the risks of sugar

 

Rabbi Aryeh Spero - Author of “Push Back: Reclaiming Our American Judeo-Christian Ethos” comments on the cease-fire agreement between Israel and Palestinian factions

 

Bill Dendy - CPA and Money Manager  www.elitefm.net  talks about millenials and their differences in spending behavior

 

Julie Gunlock – Senior Fellow – Independent Women’s Forum speaks on changes to school lunches

Friday, August 1st, 2014

 

Tope Ganiyah Fajibensi - International Chartered Accountant (ACA) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) based in Washington, D.C. and author of "What Color is Your Money? Your Personalized Roadmap To Business Success" discusses her book and describes spending habits of people by using colors.

 

Sarah Burd-Sharps - Co-Director and Author of the Measure of America report discusses what the report covers such as education, median income, and life expectancy.

 

Gerri Detweiler - Credit.com's Director of Consumer Education speaks on what can bring down your credit score and how to improve your credit score.

 

Janet Currie - Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs Director of the Center for Health and Well-Being at Princeton University speaks on a study on ADHD medication and how it may not help students in school.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

 

Duane Sunwold - Culinary Instrutor at Spokane's Community College and Kidney Patient discusses battle with kidney disease and what measures he took to combat kidney disease.

 

Rex LaMore - Director of MSU Center of Community and Economic Development discusses his study on how to fix urban decay.

 

Michael Hogg - Author of "The Age-Nostic Man: The Secrets of Anti-ageing for men" discusses methods on how he slows down the aging process.

 

David Wooten - Associate Professor of Marketing at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan talks about how people write reviews for products on websites such as Amazon.

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

 

Mark Schauer - Former U.S. Representative for Michigan's 7th Congressional District and 2014 Democratic candidate for Governor speaks on policies and what he plans to do if elected for governor. Part 1 and Part 2.

 

Dr. Charles Ballard - Economics professor at Michigan State University speaks on the U.S. Economy and how it is improving. Part 1 and Part 2.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

 

Dominic Bokich - Author of "Sex and Your Job Search" talks about what to do and what NOT to do at a job interview

 

Tim Callan - Chief Marketing Officer at RetailNext tells us how companies like his are using cutting edge technology in stores to study consumer behavior

 

Scott Masi - Outreach Specialist at the St John Providence Brighton Center shares with us his experiences overcoming drug addiction and talks about a disturbing comeback of heroin use in the youths of the country

 

Chris Kraft - Social Media Expert with SplashMedia.com talks about filtering social media posts to avoid damaging or embarrassing results

Monday, July 28th, 2014

 

Dr. Alexander Smith - Pallative care specialist and Associate Professor at the UCSF School of Medicine speaks about his efforts in integrating geriatrics and pallative care.

 

Bobby Gruenewald - Pastor, entrepeneur, and leader of LifeChurch.TV tells us about the YouVersion Bible App, which he helped to create

 

Jay Baer - Digital marketing expert and author of the bestseller "Youtility: Why Smart Marketing is about Help not Hype" shares what his book is all about

Friday, July 25th, 2014

 

Dr. Jack Westman - Author of Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity explains why teenage mothers might be one of the catalyst of the country's economic problems and a solution to help teenage mothers and their children.

 

Miriam Aukerman - Staff Attorney for ACLU of Michigan speaks on how Automatic License Plate Readers, used by law enforcement, is an invasion of privacy.

 

Kevin Concannon - USDA Under Secretary talks about groups who want to change the rules to the Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act which was passed in 2010.

 

Richard Louv - Author of the Nature Principle worries that children are not spending enough time outdoors.

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

 

Molly Boesel - Senior Economist at CoreLogic Inc. talks about Michigan's rating when it comes to completed foreclosures.

 

Michael Kahana - One of the country's leading Neuroscientist and Professor at the University of Pennsylvania discusses his research on brain and memory.

 

Amos Guiora - Professor at the University of Utah  S.J. Quinney College of Law &  former judge advocate general in the Israel Defense Force on the latest in the war between Hamas and Israel.

 

Seth Spain - Assistant Professor of Management at Binghamton University explains the dark side of personality traits.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

 

Chad Livengood – Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News discusses Detroit's bankruptcy issue.

 

Bernie Porn – President of the Lansing-based Polling Firm EPIC-MRA has updates on the 8th District Congressional Race

 

Brent Pollina- Co-author of the Pollina Corporate Top 10 Pro-Business States for 2014 explains how Michigan is the Most Improved State when it comes to Pro-Business.

 

David Price – Chairman of the Board of the BWL speaks on the progress of BWL and speaks on the reinstatement of Peter Lark as GM.

 

Ron Pollack – Founding Executive Director of Families USA talks about insurance subsidies.

 

Darren Littell - Michigan Republican Party Communications Director talks about members of the Repubican party spying on Democratic functions and claims Democrats are doing the same.

 

Shawn Youngstedt - A professor in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University Phoenix explains why 7 hours of sleep is just enough sleep for adults and why an extra hour might be damaging.

 

David Scott – Director of an Education Think Tank in Asia & Author “The Longest Distance” compares the education system between the U.S. and Asian Countries.

 

 

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

 

Dominick Pallone - Deputy Director - Michigan Association of Health Plans comments on how today's Federal Court panel ruling affects health insurance here in our home state

 

Nicholas Bagley – Professor at the Univ. of Mich. Law School & frequent contributor to The Incidental Economist​, a prominent health policy blog looks at the legal perspectives of the same ruling

 

Katharine Czarnecki – Director of Community Development for MEDC talks about her group helps companies generate money via donation-based crowd funding boost the local economy

 

Andrew Kloster – Legal Fellow – Heritage Foundation shares with us the conservative viewpoint of the Halbig ruling

 

Diane Gottsman – National Etiquette & Dining Authority - protocolschooloftexas.com discusses using proper etiquette in your emails

 

Peter Salins - Senior fellow of the Manhattan Institute's Center for State and Local Leadership

Monday, July 21st, 2014

 

Jeff Williams - Chief Executive Officer of Public Sector Consultants

 

Cathi Banks - Travel expert informs us about increasing prices in airfare

 

David Yerushalmi – Co-Founder & Senior Counsel at the Amercian Freedom Law Center talks about Chinese e-Commerce giant and the implications of them if they were to go public here in the US

 

Joshua Muravchik - Author of “Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel” comments on the ongoing Hamas-Israel conflict

 

Amber Rodgers - Runs Divorce Support Groups- divastogether.com speaks on a strange new trend: divorce parties

 

Ken Jenkins - Aviation Crisis Consultant - kenjenkinsllc.com gives his expertise on the aftermath of of the crash of Malaysian flight 17, and comments on the recovering of the deceaseds

Friday, July 18th, 2014

 

Bernie Porn – President of the Lansing-based Polling Firm EPIC-MRA gives us the latest polls

 

Peter Spadafore – President of the Lansing School Board talks about the new 5-year plan for education improvements

 

Jose Alvarenga – BAMN – Coaltion  Honduran immigrant and By Any Means Necessary (BAMN) at the Capitol building where representatives on both sides are protesting for and against immigration

 

Dr. Ron Rosedale – Low-Carb Diet Expert and Pioneer - DrRosedale.com talks about fat not being as unhealthy as we previously believed

 

Kurt Schlichter - Author of “Conservative Insurgency: The Struggle to Take America Back 2009-2041” talks about his political predictions

 

Michael Cunningham - Professor of communication at the University of Louisville tells us what "social allergens" are

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

 

Mel Grieshaber – Executive Director of the Michigan Corrections Organization discusses Aramark scandal.

 

Ken Waltzer - Director of MSU's Jewish Studies program explains how the conflict in Israel is effecting the Study Abroad Program for MSU students in Israel.

 

Jennifer Howard - Executive Director, Alzheimer's Association - Michigan Great Lakes Chapter Discusses Alzheimers Conference and new findings that may help prevent alzheimers and ease the symptoms of alzheimers.

 

Gail Goodman - Communications expert  - www.phoneteacher.com discusess conversation between Comcast customer rep. and customer.

 

Keith Nothacker – CEO of San Francisco company based - BACtrack explains how his product, a personalized breathalizer, works and how it helps the consumer.

 

William Alexander - Author of the forthcoming book “Flirting With French”  talks about his book and the challenges of learning a new language.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

 

Phil Power – President of The Center for Michigan talks about the Detroit Free Press analysis on charter schools

 

Jeff Williams - Chief Executive Officer of Public Sector Consultants speaks on poll looking at how Michigan voters wants the state to proceed with future municiple financial crisis.

 

Tamyra Murray – Head of The Michiganders for Immigration Control and Enforcement speaks out against immigrants moving to Vassar, MI

 

Mark Winston - Author of the forthcoming book “Bee Time: Lessons From the Hive” explains why bees are disappearing worldwide and what can be done to reverse the trend.

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge speaks on Senate summer session and what new bills were passed and new proposals.

 

Elle France - Co-founder of SingldOut.com speaks on dating website that test the DNA of clients.

 

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

 

Jody Washington – Lansing City Councilmember gives her piece on the domestic violence grant voted on yesterday

 

Chris Bostic - Deputy Director for Policy – ASH – Action on Smoking & Health talks about the implications of the merging of two large tobacco companies

 

Peter Morici – Economist & Professor at the University of Maryland comments on Janet Yellen's recent appearance before congress

 

Joshua Muravchik - Author of “Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel” talks about the hopes of a cease fire with Hamas

 

Jacqueline Whitmore - International Etiquette Expert - EtiquetteExpert.com talks about how this month is national cellular phone ettiquette month

 

Michael Dozier - Spokesman for TeaParty.org

Monday, July 14th, 2014

 

Brad Williams - Brad Williams, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Vice President of Government Relations speaks on personal property taxes and on who has their endorsements for the upcoming elections

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com gives us the info on the return of a piece of the polar vortex heading our way this Wednesday

 

Ben Hammer Spokesman for Fairsearch.org talks about how Google just might  be altering your search results

 

Brian Bouffard - Criminal Defense Attorney in Military Courts-Martial - www.jagdefender.com updates us on the Bowe Bergdahl story

 

Lisa Cobb - Luxury on Lovers - luxuryonlovers.com speaks on a strange new use for Botox: reducing perspiration

 

Neena Newberry - Leadership Expert - newberrysolutions.com gives us advice on getting along with narcissicists in the work place

Friday, July 11th, 2014

 

Tim Greimel – Democratic State House Minority Leader speaks on a number of topics including upcoming elections and road funding

 

Erica Raleigh – Director of Data Driven Detroit - DataDrivenDetroit.org tells us how their organization is helping to fight blight in the Motor City

 

Jesse Stauffer – Founder of XPIRE - getxpire.com tells us about his fantastic new app

 

Dr. Ivan Oransky - Vice President and Global Editorial Director, MedPage Today - medpagetoday.com reveals that even scientists are being found to be guilty of fraud in their research

 

Gary De Rodriguez - Workplace Culture expert - peoplerich.com talks about how taking small breaks throughout the work day can improve morale in the workplace environment

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman - Author of Sugar Rehab – sugarrehabbook.com returns to the show to speak more on health, exercise, and of course the various kinds of sugar and how they can affect your body

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

 

Curtis Hertel Jr. – Ingham Country Register of Deeds speaks on new data on home sales and foreclosures in Ingham County

 

Kim Thomas – Univ. of Michigan Law Professor – heads the Juvenile Justice Clinic discusses supreme court ruling on banning life sentences for juveniles.

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition speaks on decriminalizing marijuana.

 

Eric L. Olson - Associate Director of the Latin American program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center discusses the dangers immigrant children may face coming across the U.S. border and speaks on a plan to bring immigrant teens to Vassar, MI.

 

Colleen Rickenbacher -Etiquette expert - www.crspeaks.com discusses 60 Minutes and Vanity Fair poll on etiquette.

 

James Pivarnik - Professor of Kinesiology and Epidemiology at MSU discusses how exercising and working out may help students stay in school and help their GPA.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

 

Dan Korobkin – ACLU Michigan Attorney discusses the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling that bans mandatory life without parole for juveniles and what it means for Michigan juvenile lifers.

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commissioner for the Lansing Board of Water & Light explains why BWL is increasing rates.

 

John Reese - Founder of Validea.com, is the author of “The Guru Investor” talks about how to navigate and invest in the stock market and what he learned from sucessful investors.

 

Terry Kalley – Partner with Global Logistics Strategies in Bloomfield Hills speaks on life saving prescription drug being pulled by the FDA.

 

Stephanie Van Koevering - A spokeswoman for the Michigan Charitable Gaming Association discusses the disagreement  between the Gaming Control Board and the Michigan Charitable Gaming Association.

 

Linda Samuels - President of the Institute for Challenging Disorganization speaks on the challenges clients go through with clutter and messiness.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

 

Bert Johnson – (D) State Senator - Detroit

 

Mark Bloom - Real Estate expert -  www.networthrealtyusa.com   tells us if the market has finally become safe to start flipping houses again

 

Dr Jeff Foote - Co-founder and Clinical Director of the Center for Motivation and Change reveals some new findings on his group's studies into addiction

 

Karan Girotra  - Author of “THE RISK-DRIVEN BUSINESS MODEL: Four Questions that Will Define Your Company”

talks about clever new ideas in car pooling and reducing carbon emissions

 

T. Bettina Cornwell - Professor of Marketing - University of Oregon shares info on an alarming new study showing correlations between childhood obesity and brand recognition in food companies

 

Amy Wrzesniewski - Professor of organizational behavior at the Yale School of Management & Barry Schwartz is a professor of psychology at Swarthmore College chat about their new paper on self-motivation and drive

Monday, July 7th, 2014

 

Amber Arellano - Executive director of The Education Trust-Midwest shares with us some of the latest statistics on k-12 student performance

 

Adam B. Levine Founder of Let’s Talk Bitcoin! letstalkbitcoin.com - defines what a BitCoin is and comments on their recent decrease in value

 

Robert Muise - Co-Founder & Senior Counsel at the American Freedom Law Center talks about a lawsuit in the works against President Obama

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network talks polls in our state's upcoming elections

 

Bill Frady - Gunowners of America – Host of Lockandloadradio.com comments several states looking to pass a gun seizure law

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

 

Lance Binoniemi - Vice President of Government Affairs for MITA explains why road funding legislature was not passed before the summer recess.

 

Eric Calley – Vice President of The Fight Continues – www.the-fight-continues.com discusses the trouble in Iraq.

 

Dr. Sandeep Jauhar – Author of “Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician” speaks on how nurses have the authority to practice independently without supervision from doctors.

 

Dr. Betsy McCoy – Author of “Beating Obamacare: Your Handbook for Surviving the Healthcare Law” explains how Supreme Court case could bring down Obamacare.

 

Dean Logan – Founder & CEO of Labor Sync – laborsync.com speaks on new software that can track employees work hours and activities while on the clock.

 

Dr. Kang Lee – Professor of human development and applied psychology at the University of Toronto explains how young children develop an idea of honesty and how do they learn to lie.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

 

Sean Conn - Vice President of Operations and Legal at Big Fireworks talks about safety concerns, what's legal, and what's illegal when dealing with fireworks.

 

Kristen Moore – Michigan Moms Demand Action speaks on postcard campaign to end gun violence.

 

Judy Hoberman - Gender expert - www.sellinginaskirt.com talks about viral video called "Like A Girl".

 

Mort Klein – President of the Zionist Organization of America speaks on a murder conflict in Israel.

 

Elizabeth Gibbons – Program Manager of the Great Lakes Integrated Sciences and Assessments Center talks about how weather in Michigan could be in the future.

 

Ray White - Author of “Connecting Happiness & Success”- connectinghappinessandsuccess.com speaks on the correlation between hapiness and success and what role social media plays in happiness.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

 

Julie Powers - Executive Director - Mid-Michigan Environmental Action Council speculates on the origin and effects of the five gallons of oil found in the Grand River

 

Anne Burns – Interim Director – Ingham County Animal Control talks about how to keep your dogs calm during this firework-filled season

 

Eric Lyman - ALG Vice President, Editorial and Partner Development  - A TrueCar Company speaks with us on the very successful GM sales during the past month

 

Jared Burkhart - Executive Director of the Michigan Council of Charter School Authorizers speaks out in response to the Free Press' recent articles investigating Charter Schools

 

Jojy Koshy - Luxury Home Builder from atriumfinehomes.com talks about the uptick in home building

 

Eric Schiffer - Chairman and CEO of Patriarch Equity and DigitalMarketing.com shares with us a strange sociological study via Facebook

Monday, June 30th, 2014

 

Steve Cook – President of the Michigan Education Association

 

Maximo Anguiano - Action of Greater Lansing

 

Chris Wahmoff – US Senate Candidate & Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands activist

 

Hadley Heath - Director of Health Policy - Independent Women's Forum - iwf.org

 

Lori Lamerand - President/CEO – Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan

 

Michael Rose – Author of “ROE Powers ROI: The Ultimate Way to Think and Communicate for Ridiculous Results”
 

Friday, June 27th, 2014

 

Jeremy Dys – Senior Counsel at the Liberty Institute speaks on religious liberty in regards of a company and the upcoming ruling in the Hobby Lobby case.

 

Erin Knott - Michigan State Director for Enroll America speaks on Affordable Care Act enrollment numbers.

 

John P. Robinson - Director of the Americans' Use of Time Project at the Survey Research Center at the University of Maryland talks about how Americans spend their time.

 

Liz Peek - Columnist for FoxNews.com and TheFiscalTimes.com speaks on the impact the conflict in Iraq might have on oil prices and how it effects the U.S.

 

Gabriel Zucman - Assistant professor, London School of Economics. Visiting scholar, UC Berkeley explains how the world can be in debt to iteself.

 

Phil Kerpen - President of American Commitment - AmericanCommitment.org speaks on the plan of shutting down coal plants.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

 

Mel Grieshaber – Executive Director of the Michigan Corrections Organization speaks on Michigan Prisons terminating their contract with Aaramark

 

Dr. Matthew Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Dept. of Comm. Health touches on the topic of the diabetes rate increasing

 

Patrick Augustin - Assistant Professor of Finance – McGill University speaks on deals on Wall Street being accompanied with insider trading

 

Vinnie Vernuccio – Director of Labor Policy – Mackinac Center for Public Policy speaks on new website that instructs teachers on how to opt-out of the Michigan Education Assoiciation.

 

Steve Scanlon - Financial Strategist -  www.guardvest.com speaks on lack of savings Americans may have.
 

Malcolm Miller - Addiction expert - www.enterhealth.com speaks on marijuana and how less additive it is to other drugs.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

 

Paul Nourigat - Author and Senior Wealth Strategist for U.S. Bank speaks on new book "No Time to Wander: The Financial Compass for Young Americans"

 

Dr. Nina Kraus - Professor at Northwestern University, speaks on investigating the neural encoding of speech and music and its plasticity

 

Stephanie Henry - Author, Activist and Survivor of sexual abuse speaks on her book "If Only I Could Sleep" and her history

 

Jean Twenge - Professor at San Diego State University and author of the book "The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement" speaks on if Facebook is making people narcissistic

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

 

Oliver Burkeman - British Journalist for the Guardian speaks about his research that reveals work place environments strategies trying to be more "fun" may have backfired

 

Dr Carl Sullivan - Director of Drug Abust programs at the West Virginia University school of medicine taks about a popular and controversial new drug called buprenorphine

 

Sally Pipes - Author of the book "The Truth about Obama Care"

 

Bruce Tulgan -Founder of RainMakerThinking .com and writer specializing in business topics informs us on what the Generation Z is facing as they become the majority of the work force

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive Director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety talks about recent additions to the already massive list of vehicles being recalled with defects

 

Brian Bouffard - Attorney who specializes in Military cases -  jagdefender.com speaks on the topic of Bowe Bergdahl

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman -  Author of "Sugar Rehab" discusses the addictive properties of sugar, especially among teens

 

Andrew Bostom – Author of  “Iran's Final Solution for Israel” - andrewbostom.org speaks on the future of Iraq

 

Regis Giles - Creator and Owner of Girls Just Wanna Have Guns.com talks about the increase in gun purchases among women

 

John J. Bury – Vietnam Veteran and Advocate for Veterans of the VN war talks on his experiences on being exposed to Agent Orange during his deployment in the Vietnam War

Friday June 20th, 2014

 

Charles Ballard – Michigan State University Economist speaks on a longer school year for students.

 

Gerald C. Meyers - Well known industrialist, author, speaker, former Chairman of American Motors speaks on the culture of GM.

 

Dr. Rader Johnson - Pastor of Greater Bibleway Temple in Bay City speaks on gay marriage ban.

 

Dr. Carl Sullivan – Director of Addictions Programs - WVU School of Medicine explains why heroin abuse is on the rise.

 

Amber Rollins - Director / Volunteer Manager – KidsandCars.org talks about heat related fatalities that happen to children.

 

Dr. Brad Klontz - Financial Psychologist & Author of “Mind Over Money” talks about financial infidelity in relationships.

 

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

 

Susan Ravizza – Michigan State University Associate Professor of Psychology speaks on how smartphones can effect students attention span in the classroom.

 

Yevgeniy Feyman - Fellow at the Manhattan Institute speaks on studies about health care.

 

Rachel Begun - Author of The Gluten-Free RD blog - www.rachelbegun.com talks about gluten free diet.

 

Birdie Gunyon Meyer – Postpartum Support International Education & Training Chair speaks on postpartum. depression and treatment

 

Beverly Harzog – Author of “CONFESSIONS OF A CREDIT JUNKIE: Everything You Need to Know to Avoid the Mistakes I Made” speaks on her past credit card debt and how she paid off her debt.

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

 

Richard Marin – Author of “Global Pension Crisis: Unfunded Liabilities and How We Can Fill the Gap” speaks on unfunded liabilities

 

Dr. Temple Northup - Professor at the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication at the University of Houston talks about deceiving words on food packaging

 

Rafe Needleman - Editorial Director for Yahoo Tech speaks on new smartphone from Amazon called the Fire Phone

 

Robert Rotstein – Authof of “Reckless Disregard” is a lawyer who speaks on how he represented celebrities such as Michael Jackson and James Cameron in dealing with lawsuits

 

Freda Mooncotch- Best Selling Author - Keto Coach (TM) - Keto-Coach.com speaks on The Ketogenic Diet

 

Jeannie Kirchen – Author of “Why Barry Bear Skipped His Bath” talks about her new childrens book

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

 

Eric Scorsone – MSU Extension Economist

 

"Eric Scorsone speaks on the unfunded liabilites issue."

 

Adam Yamada – Editor and Writer for carnewscafe.com - www.adamsautoadvice.com

 

"Adam Yamada speaks on GM Recalls and progress the progress that GM is making."

 

Cully Stimson - Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Detainee Affairs

 

"Cully Stimson speaks on the capture of Benghazi attack leader."

 

Kory Groetsch - Heads up the Eat Safe Fish Guides is – Michigan Dept. of Comm. Health

 

"Kory Groetsch explains how fish are tested for chemicals like Mercury and PCB's for safe eating".

 

Derek Harvey - the first Director of the Afghanistan-Pakistan Center of Excellence

 

"Derek Harvey Speaks on Sunni and Shi'ite confrontations and a new terroritst threat in Iraq and if the U.S. should get involved."

 

Doug Giles - Author of “Rise, Kill and Eat: A Theology of Hunting from Genesis to Revelation”

 

"Doug Giles speaks on his new book and hunting down in Florida."

Monday, June 16th, 2014

 

Glenn Anderson – (D) State Senator – Westland to talk about road funding

 

Rep. Sarah Roberts – (D) State Representative - St. Clair Shores to speak about new legislation on abortion

 

Jared Meyer - Policy Analyst at Economics21 at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research on the topic of oil prices

 

Amber Rodgers - Runs Divorce Support Groups - www.divastogether.com   to talk about couples fighting over their pet during divorce proceedings

 

Dr. Bill Johnson – Plastic Surgeon - innovationsmedical.com  speaking about a new cosmetic procedure

Friday, June 13th, 2014

 

John Pappageorge -  (R) State Senator –Troy

 

"John Pappageorge talks about why the bill was not passed for road funding."

 

Pat Heller – Owner of Liberty Coin Service

 

"Pat Heller explains why the claims made by the Financial Health Team about how progress is being made on existing unfunded liabilties is false"

 

Art Costello – Author of the book “Expectation Therapy”

 

"Art Costello talks about his book and explains what exactly is "Expectation Therapy."

 

Elliot Fineman - Chief Executive Officer - National Gun Victims Action Council

 

"Elliot Fineman speaks on the recent mass shootings."

 

David Epstein - Reporter at ProPublica and the author of “The Sports Gene.”

 

"David Epstein discusses why playing sports might be bad for today's children."

 

Joe Navarro –ex-FBI agent and Author of “What Every Body is Saying” - www.jnforensics.com

 

"Joe Navarro expains what body language reveals about a person's thoughts."

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District

 

"Tim Walbert speaks about Eric Cantor's loss in the Primary"

 

Thomas J. Hetchler JrAttorney at Michigan Veterans Law – mivetlaw.com

 

"Thomas Hetchler speaks on how he helps and represents Veterans"

 

Mark Schauer – Gubernatorial candidate and former 7th District US Congressman

 

"Mark Schauer speaks on K-12 Budget and Road Funding"

 

Dr. Samuel Tisherman - Associate Director of the Safar Center for Resuscitation Research at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

"Dr. Tisherman explains how a new medical procedure could help Trauma Patients"

 

Roger Fleming - Author of the new novel “Majority Rules”

 

"Roger Fleming talks about his experiences in Washington D.C. and his novel"

 

Shona Holmes – Canadian Healthcare Refugee

 

"Shona Holmes addresses why some Canadians coming to the United States for Health Treatment"

 

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commissioner for the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

"Dennis Louney speaks on reports about the December power outage."

 

Mack Payne – Author of “"Vietnam Veteran Memoirs"

 

"Mack Payne speaks on VA scandal and talks about his experiences during the Vietnam War."

 

David Closs - Chair of Supply Chain in the Broad College of Business – Michigan State University

 

"David Closs speaks on a plan for a railway tunnel under the Detroit River."

 

Scott Schaefer – Co-Author of “Roadside MBA: Back road lessons for entrepreneurs, executives and small business owners”

 

"Scott Schaefer talks about his experiences travelling and speaking to small business owners."

 

Dr. Louis Ptacek - Professor, Department of Neurology – University of California, San Fransisco

 

"Dr. Ptacek explains how some people can be refreshed after six hours of sleep."

 

Alfred L. Brophy - Professor of law at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and author of "Reparations Pro and Con"

 

"Alfred Brophy tackles the topic on reparations for African Americans"

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

 

Samantha Harkins – Director - State Affairs – Michigan Municipal League

 

Michael A. Boulus - Executive Director - Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan

 

Michael Cohen in Jordan

 

Victoria Hallerman – Author of “How We Survived Prostate Cancer”

 

Larry Pratt - Executive Director of Gun Owners of America

 

Dr. Mary T. Newport – Author of “Alzheimer’s Disease: What If There Was a Cure?”

Monday, June 9th, 2014

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety

John Wernet - General Counsel for the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indiana

Diana Furchtgott-Roth - Former chief economist of the Department of Labor - Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

 

Dr. Padmanee Sharma - Scientific Director of the immunotherapy program at the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston

 

Norman E. Snyder - president and chief executive officer of Avitae

 

Dr. Sheri Meyers – Author of  “Chatting or Cheating” – drsheri.com

Friday, June 6th, 2014

 

John Proos – (R) Michigan State Senator – 21st District

 

Dan Lauwers – (R) State Representative -Brockway Township

 

Tom Shields – President of Marketing Resource Group

 

Susan Gubar -  Author of “Memoir of a Debulked Woman

 

John C. McManus – Author of "The Dead and Those About to Die"

 

Andrea Caesar - Author of the new book “A Twist of Lyme”

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

 

Karl Brauer - Senior Director of Insights - Kelley Blue Book

 

Bert Johnson - Michigan state Senator (D-Detroit)

 

Pete Seat – Author of “The War on Millennials: Airing Grievances & Offering Solutions Through the Eyes of America's Next Generation of Leaders”

 

Mahesh Nalla – Michigan State University Professor of criminal justice

 

Angela Minicuci – Spokesperson for Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Bill Denehy – Author  “Rage: The Legend of ‘Baseball Bill’ Denehy”

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

 

Ed McBroom – (R) State Representative - Vulcan

 

Steve Scanlon - Financial Strategist - www.guardvest.com
 

Glenn Anderson – (D) State Senator – Westland

 

Kelly Rose - MSHDA's director of rental assistance and homeless solutions

 

Jim Schaafsma - Housing Attorney - Michigan Poverty Law Program

 

Brian Bouffard - Attorney who specializes in Military cases - www.jagdefender.com

 

Virginia Berninger and Todd L.RichardsUniversity of Washington

 

 

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

 

Fred Durhal – (D) State Representative – Detroit

 

Mary Ablan – Executive Director – Area Agencies on Aging Association

 

Jesse Toprak – Chief analyst for cars.com

 

Andy McCarthy - Author of “Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama’s Impeachment

 

Eric Calley – Vice President of The Fight Continues – www.the-fight-continues.com

 

Steve Jones – Author of “Start You Up: Rock Star Secrets to Unleash Your Personal Brand and Set Your Career on Fire”

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge

 

Marita Noon -  Executive Director at Energy Makes America Great Inc.

 

Douglas Jester - Clean Energy Consultant at Five Lakes Energy

 

Mazin Sbaiti - Trial Attorney - www.stecklerlaw.com 

 

Dr. Jordan Ellenberg -  Professor of Mathematics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

 

Dr. Roy Spencer - Principal Research Scientist - The University of Alabama in Huntsville

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman -  Author of Sugar Rehab – www.sugarrehabbook.com

Friday, May 30th, 2014

 

Chad Livengood – Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News

 

Judy Palnau – Spokeswoman at the Michigan Public Service Comission

 

Karl Brauer - Senior Director of Insights - Kelley Blue Book

 

Kori Schake - Fellow at the Hoover Institution, is the author of "State of Disrepair,"

 

Edwin Walker – Program Attorney for US Law Shield – Walker

 

Matt Fitzgerald – Best Selling Author of the  new book “Diet Cults”

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

 

Danielle Atkinson – Head  of Mothering Justice – Raise Michigan Stearing Committee

 

Dr. Sarah Hawley – Associate Professor in the Division of General Medicine at the University of Michigan

 

Brad Williams - The Detroit Regional Chamber’s Vice President of Government Relations

 

Mikey Campbell – Editor of AppleInsider.com
 

Howard Russell - Michigan State University Entomology Professor – aka The Bug Man

 

Greg Lou - Senior Product manager at Lookout – Lookout.com

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

 

Brad Williams - The Detroit Regional Chamber’s Vice President of Government Relations

 

Charlie Owens - State Director of the NFIB

 

Adam Lowry & Eric Ryan -  Co-Founders of Method Products, Inc.

 

Brian McKeen – Detroit Medical Malpractice Attorney - mckeenassociates.com

 

Susan Thixton - Author of TruthaboutPetFood.com

 

Eric Calley – Vice President of The Fight Continues – www.the-fight-continues.com

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

 

Brad Williams - Detroit Regional Chamber’s Vice President of Government Relations

 

Dr. Bruce Weiss -  Senior  Medical Director for UnitedHealthcare of Michigan

 

Bernie Porn – President of EPIC-MRA – Lansing based polling firm

 

Dr. Jim Hill - University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center

 

Drew YoungeDyke - Grassroots and Public Relations Manager - Michigan United Conservation Clubs

 

 Jamie Ostrov -  Professor of Psychology at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

 

Emily Lawler - Senate Reporter for MIRS News

 

Pam Byrnes - Congressional Candidate for Michigan's 7th District

 

Odysseas Papadimitrou - CEO of WalletHub.com

 

Matthew Bode - Pastor of Detroit Cooperative Parish

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

 

Winthrop Smith - Author of "Catching Lightning in a Bottle: How Merrill Lynch Revolutionized the Financial World"

Author of  “Catching Lightning in a Bottle: How Merrill Lynch Revolutionized the Financial World” - See more at: http://1320wils.com/pages/capital-city-recap-segments#sthash.c1IefVqC.dpuf

 

Patricia Papernow - Author of "Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships: What Works and What Doesn't"

 

Brett Robinson - Author of  "Appletopia: Media Technology and the Religious Imagination of Steve Jobs"

 

Melba Kurman - Author of "Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing"

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

 

Rick Jones - Michigan State Senator - 24th District - For Counties Allegan, Barry, and Eaton

 

Lance Binoniemi - Vice President of Goverment Affairs at Michigan Infrastructure and Transportaion Associaton

 

Rich Robinson - Director of Michigan Campaign Finance Network

 

Judy Putnam - Communications Director, Michigan League for Public Policy

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

 

Rose McDermott - Professor of political science at Brown University and president of the International Society of Political Psychology

 

Jeff Gaines - Author of “Fat, Broke and Busy: Escaping America's Never Enough Culture”

 

Dr. John D. Abramson - American physician and author of "Overdosed America"

 

Daniel Alpert - Investment banker and author of "The age of Over-Supply"

Monday, May 19th, 2014

 

Ford O'Connell - American political analyst, Republican strategist and conservative activist

 

George Johnson - Author of the book "The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicines Deepest Mystery"

 

Robert Spencer - American author and blogger and researcher of Islamic terrorism

 

Chris Gilpin - Co-Founder at Turnstyle Solutions

Friday, May 16th, 2014

 

Keith Gaby - Climate Communications Director for Environmental Defense Fund

 

Chris Fisher - President and CEO of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Michigan

 

Stacy Swimp - Founder of Revive Alive Missional Ministry

 

Barbara Levine - Associate Director for Policy and Research for CAPPS

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

 

J.D. Power III - Founder of J.D. Power and Associates - Author of "Power: How J.D. Power III Became the Auto Industry's Adviser, Confessor, and Eyewitness to History"

 

Lauren Stiller Rikleen - Author of "You Raised Us - Now Work Wirh Us: Millennials, Career Success, and Building Strong Workplace Teams"

 

Nasir Shansab - Author of "Silent Trees: A Novel of Afghanistan"

 

Peter Schweizer - A research fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution - Author of "Extortion: How Politicians Extract Your Money, Buy Votes, and Line Their Own Pockets

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

 

Eric Rhoads - Publisher of Radio Inc.

 

Jeff Cohn - Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh

 

Marc Lewis - Author of "Memoirs of an Addicted Brain"

 

Arthur Brooks - President of the American Enterprise Institute

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

 

Dessa Cosma – Member of Raise Michigan – backing the minimum wage increase ballot proposal

 

Bernie Porn – President of EPIC-MRA – Lansing based polling firm

 

Diane Lewis - Founder and author of  “The Great Healthy Yard Project” - thegreathealthyyardproject.com

 

Dr. Roy Spencer - Principal Research Scientist - The University of Alabama in Huntsville

 

Bert Johnson – (D) State Senator – Detroit

 

Nina  Teicholz – Author of the new book - "The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet"

Monday, May 12th, 2014

 

Jim Maczko – Warning Coordination Meteorologist – National Weather Service

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter

 

Mike Yankowski - Lansing Chief of Police

 

Bill Chopik – University of Michigan Researcher

 

Michael Garry – Certified Financial Planner & Author of “Independent Financial Planning”

 

Linda H. Mullenbach - Senior Special Counsel, Fair Housing and Community Development  Project

and Michael Tanglis - Analyst, Fair Housing and Community Development  Project

Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

 

Daniel Kruger - Research Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health

 

Lierre Keith – Author of “The Vegetarian Myth: Food, Justice, and Sustainability”

Friday, May 9th, 2014

 

Fred Durhal – (D) State Representative – Detroit

 

Gina Calcagno- Michigan For Marriage Coalition Manager

 

Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian - Co-Director, Program in Cardiovascular Epidemiology - Harvard School of Public Health

 

Guillermo Lopez – Lansing School Board Member.

 

Dr. Richard Lee - Medical Director at Gene-Solve   gene-solve.com

 

Amir Aczel – Author of “Why Science Does Not Disprove God”

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

 

Keith Johnson - President of the Detroit Federation of Teachers

 

Peter Sweatman - Director of the Mobility Transformation Center and UMTRI

 

Mark Griffin - President of the Michigan Petroleum Association

 

John Skrentny - Author of "After Civil Rights: Racial Realism in the New American Workplace"

 

Lee Jordan - Author of "One Creepy Street: Annica's Broom"

 

Duncan Spelman - Chair of the Management Department - Bentley University in Waltham, Mass

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

 

Michael Nystrom – Executive Vice President – Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association

 

Jill Fritz - Campaign Director - Keep Michigan Wolves Protected

 

Dr. Scott Atlas - A physician and a senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution

 

Sally Satel - Editor of “When Altruism Isn’t Enough: The Case for Compensating Kidney Donors”

 

Gretel Van Wieren – Michigan State University Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

 

Henry Evans – Author of “STEP UP: Lead in Six Moments that Matter”

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

 

Ari Adler – Spokesman for House Speaker Jase Bolger

 

Judy Palnau – Spokeswoman at the Michigan Public Service Comission

 

Margaret O’Brien – (R) State Representative - Portage

 

Ian Bain – VP of Communications at McAfee

 

Kimberly Fenn – Michigan State Universtiy Assistant Professor of Psychology

 

Rabbi Aryeh Spero - Author of Push Back: Reclaiming Our American Judeo-Christian Ethos

Monday, May 5th, 2014

 

TJ Bucholz – Spokesman for the Community Review Team

 

Sandy Zerkel - Chair of the Board of BWL

 

Ralph Shaheen – Owner of Shaheen Chevrolet in Lansing

 

Mindy Levy & Kimberly Keating – Authors of “Lean In for Graduates”

 

Alfie Kohn - Author of “The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom About Children and Parenting

 

Mark Osler - a former federal prosecutor and professor of law at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

 

Owen Anderson – Organizer of the Lansing Marathon

 

Michael Prager – Author of “Fat Boy, Thin Man” – michaelprager.com

 

Dr. Christy Glass - Associate Professor of Sociology at the Utah State University

 

Luke Shaefer - Assistant professor of social work at the University of Michigan

 

Peter Morici - Economist and Professor at the University of Maryland - @pmorici1

 

Paul E. Peterson - Author of “Teachers Versus The Public: What Americans Think about Schools and How to Fix Them”

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

 

Rich Studley - President and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce

 

Doug Mohney – Editor in Chief at HD Voice News - hdvoicenews.com

 

Jesse Toprak – Chief analyst for cars.com

 

Steve Beida – Democratic State Senator

 

Lisa Cobb - Beauty and skin care expert -  www.luxuryonlovers.com

 

Erin Knott – State Director for Enroll America

 

Eric Schiffer - Chairman and CEO of Patriarch Equity

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

 

Alex Dudley – Senior VP of Communications – Charter Communications

 

Tyson Gersh  - Co-founder Michigan Urban Farming Initiative

 

Rev. Dr. Kate Thoresen - Faith Communities Coalition on Foster Care

 

Jacob Soll - Author of “The Reckoning: Financial Accountability and the Rise and Fall of Nations”

 

Richard E. Boyatzis - Professor, Departments of Organizational Behavior, Psychology, and Cognitive Science - Case Western Reserve University

 

Dr. Claudia Luiz – Author of “Where's My Sanity? Stories that Help”

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

 

Jeremy Jobe - Owner of Rightfoot Media

 

Vincent Vernuccio - Director of labor policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy

 

Steve Dulan – Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners

 

Mort Klein – President of the Zionist Organization of America

 

Father Bill Miller – Author of “The Beer Drinkers Guide to God” -  www.fatherbill.net

Monday, April 28th, 2014

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter

 

Norm Kammeraad – Chairman of the Committee to Restore Michigan’s Part-Time Legislature

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition

 

Robert D. Popper – Senior Attorney at Judicial Watch – judicialwatch.org

 

Dr. Srini Pillay - Professor at Harvard Medical School and founder of the coaching firm NeuroBusiness Group

 

Michelle Minton - Director of "Sindustry Studies" at the Competitive Enterprise Institute

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show “The Black Sphere” – the blacksphere.net

Friday, April 25th, 2014

 

Tom McMillian – (R) State Representative & 8th District Congressional Candidate

 

Shelia R. Cotton – MSU Professor - Department of Telecommunication, Information Studies, and Media

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

and Terry Frewen - President of the Greater Lansing Association of Realtors

 

Lanhee Chen - Research fellow at the Hoover Institution

 

Stanton Glantz - Head of the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education at the University of California, San Francisco

 

Audrey Lee – Author of “FLEX: The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences”

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

 

Dr. Richard Levak - Psychologist

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge

 

Christopher Smith – Michigan State University Professor of criminal justice

 

Daniel Shaw – Chief of the Norton Shores Police Department

 

Daniel Denvir - Senior Staff writer at Philadelphia City Paper

 

Dr. Rod Rohrich - Co-author of Navigate Your Beauty - www.navigateyourbeauty.com

 

Pierce J. Howard - Director of Research and Development for the Center for Applied Cognitive Studies

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

 

George Washington - Attorney for the group "By Any Means Necessary"

 

Carolyn Trent- Socieconomic analyst for the University of Alabama's Center for Business and Economic Research

 

Vince Nystrom - Vice President, Strategic Accounts - Pure Michigan Business Connect, Business Development

 

Mark Torregrossa - Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmweather.com

 

Aaron Levine - Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy at Georgia Tech

 

Dr. Neal Barnard - Author of  "Power Foods for the Brain"

 

Scott Winship - the Walter B. Wriston Fellow at the Manhattan Institute

 

 

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

 

Jennifer Gratz – CEO of the XIV Foundation

 

Kayla Mason - YOUTH VOICE Director & Michael Reynolds Co-President of YOUTH VOICE

 

Michael Vizena - Executive director of the Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards

 

Paul Kupiec - Resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute

 

Alex Rozain – Director of Economics and public policy – Anderson Economic Group

 

Melanie Ross Mills - Relationship expert - www.melanierossmills.com

 

Monday, April 21st, 2014

 

Tom Cochran – (D) State Representative – Mason

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commissioner for the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Ted Bishop - President of the P.G.A. of America

 

Robert MarantoProfessor in the Department of Education Reform at the University of Arkansas

 

Kameelah Mu’Min Rashad - Founder of the Muslim Wellness Foundation

 

Kara Zech Thelen – Boston Marathon Runner & Cooley Law School Professor

 

Dr. Rod Hayward - Professor of Medicine & Public Health - University of Michigan

 

Friday, April 18th, 2104

 

Valerie Marvin - President of the Historical Society of Greater Lansing

 

Dr. Mike Smalley - Religion expert - www.mikesmalley.com

 

Dr. Joel Zonszein - Director of the Clinical Diabetes Center at the Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx

 

Dr. Matt Davis - Chief Medical Executive for the Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Adam Grant - Professor of management and psychology at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

 

Ann Badmus - Immigration attorney based in Texas

 

Mitch Butler – Owner of ImageVision - www.imagevision.com

 

Joseph Diorio - the owner of SoleXChange  - thesolexchange.com

 

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

 

Steve Cook – President of the Michigan Education Association

 

Matthew Abel – Attorney at Law - Cannabis Counsel

 

Kirk Steudle - Director of the state Department of Transportation

 

Dr. Martin Blaser – Author of “Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics is Fueling Our Modern Plaques”

 

Diane Katz -Research Fellow in Regulatory Policy – Heritage Foundation

 

Gary De Rodriguez -Workplace Culture expert - www.peoplerich.com

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

 

Vineeta Anand - Chief Research Analyst - AFL-CIO Office of Investment

 

Kristine Faasse - Vice President of Clinical Operations – Bethany Christian Services

 

Bob Schneider - Director of State Affairs - Citizens Research Council of Michigan

 

Bob Phibbs – The Retail Doctor – www.retaildoc.com

 

Krista Bremer – Author of “My Accidental Jihad”

 

S.C. Sherman - Author of the book “Mercy Shot” and a 2nd Amendment activist

 

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

 

Michael Rozbruch – IRS Problem Solver - taxresolution.com

 

Lynette Fraga - Executive Director of Child Care Aware of America

 

Roger Thompson - Chief Emerging Threats Researcher at ICSA Labs

 

Frank Meeink – Author of “Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead: The Frank Meeink Story

 

Orly Lobel - Professor of Employment and Labor Law - University of San Diego

 

Daniel L. Schacter – Chair of the Psychology Dept. at Harvard University – Author of “"The Seven Sins of Memory"

Monday, April 14th, 2014

 

Jay Kaplan - ACLU of Michigan LGBT Project attorney

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Robin Lott -Michigan Education Trust & Michigan Education Savings Program

 

Scott Drenkard – Economist at the Tax Foundation – taxfoundation.org

 

 Matt Grossman - MSU Professor of Political Science & Author of “Artists of the Possible”

 

Amanda Lotz - U-M associate professor of communication studies & Author of “Cable Guys”

 

Dan Haybron - Associate Professor of Philosophy - Saint Louis University

Friday, April 11th, 2014

 

Tim Greimel – Democratic State House Minority Leader

 

Bishop Charles Ellis -  Greater Grace Temple in Detroit

 

Brandon Schoettle – Project Manager – Human Factor Group – U of M Transportation Research Institute

 

Dr. Scott Gottlieb - Senior official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration

 

Erik Cabetas- Managing Partner at  Include Security - a security consultancy based in NYC

 

Wendy Cullen - Vice President of employer development for Everest College

 

David Votta - Community Engagement Librarian  - Midwest Collaborative for Library Services

 

Turney Duff – Author of “The Buy Side: A Wall Street Trader’s Tale of Spectacular Excess”

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

 

Stanley M. Brand – Founder of the Brand Law Group

 

Paul Muxlow – (R) State Representative – Brown City

 

Mary Ashmore - Education expert - www.learnersonline.com

 

Steve Miranda - Managing Director of Cornell University's Center for Advanced Human Resource Studies

 

Dean Headley – Associate Marketing professor at Wichita State's W. Frank Barton School of Business

 

Diane Musho Hamilton – Author of "Everything is Workable: A Zen Approach to Conflict Resolution"

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

 

Chad Livengood - Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News

 

Joe Rexrode - Sports writer for the Detroit  Free Press - freep.com/heyjoe

 

Eric Fredrickson - Executive Director of Connect Michigan

 

Ann Lee - Author of "What the U.S. Can Learn From China"

 

Jim Haveman - Director of the Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Blake Steinberg - Tire Manager from Lansing Firestone Complete Auto Care

 

Dr. Gerald Edelman - Author of "Sugar Rehab" - sugarrehabbook.com

 

 

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

 

Mike Bishop – Former Senate majority leader & 8th District Congressional candidate

 

Lisa Cobb – Cosmetic Procedure Expert - www.luxuryonlovers.com

 

Andrew Smart - Director Society Programs and Industry Relations – Society of Automotive Engineers

 

Mark J. Perry- Scholar at The American Enterprise Institute & Professor of Finance & Business Economics at Univ. of Michigan-Flint

 

Hiram Sasser - Director of Litigation – Liberty Institute

 

Dan Kaminsky - Chief Scientist and Co-Founder of White Ops

Monday, April 7th, 2014

 

Josh Treat – Deputy with the Ingham County Sheriffs Department

 

Fred Durhal – (D) State Representative – Detroit

 

Amber Arellano - Executive Director of The Education Trust-Midwest

 

Robert Blecker - Author of "The Death of Punishment" and Professor at New York Law School

 

Dean Johnson and Heatherlyn Johnson Reamer – Michigan Grape & Apple Producers

 

George W. Clarke – Author of “Nobody Wants to Talk About It”

Friday, April 4th, 2014

 

Mark Schauer – Democratic Candidate for Governor & former US Congressman

 

Andrew G. Arena - Executive Director - Detroit Crime Commission

 

Nathan Freed Wessler - Staff Attorney with the ACLU's Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project

 

Edgar Perez - Global expert on high-frequency trading & Author of “The Speed Traders”

 

Michael Nystrom – Executive Vice President – Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association

 

Joshua Izenberg – Director of SLOMO – www.slomothemovie.com

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

 

Dick DeVos – Former CEO of Amway & 2006 Gubernatorial candidate

 

Tom Shields – President of Marketing Resource Group

 

Attorney Daryle Salisbury – Personal Injury Attorney -darylesalisburylaw.com

 

Elizabeth McCormickBoard member of Grace After Fire – graceafterfire.org

 

Duffy MacKay - Naturopathic Doctor - Senior Vice President of scientific and regulatory affairs - Council for Responsible Nutrition

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

 

Alan Baum – Principle at Baum and Associates

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety

 

Dr. Bruce Fife – Naturopathic physician and author of the book “Stop Alzheimer's Now!”

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition

 

Dr. Bill Miller - Author of the new book “The Microcosm Within: Evolution and Extinction in the Hologenome”

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

 

Alec Gutierrez - Senior market analyst of automotive insights for Kelley Blue Book

 

Ken Darga – Candidate for 8th Congressional District Seat

 

Eric Lyman - ALG Vice President, Editorial and Partner Development  - A TrueCar Company

 

Ryan Bates - Director of Michigan United

 

Paul Wang - Senior Vice President and Head of medical research at Autism Speaks – autismspeaks.org

 

Michael Traugott – Univ. of Michigan Professor of Communication Studies and Political Science

 

Dr. Sean Bourke - Co-founder and CEO of JumpstartMD

Monday, March 31st, 3014

 

Shawn Dhanak – Communications Lead for Enroll America – Michigan chapter

 

Jennifer Styers - Relationship expert – lovejenn.com 

 

Ed Butowksy - Financial Strategist-  www.chapwoodinvestments.com

 

Jessica M. Vaughan - Director of Policy Studies - Center for Immigration Studies

 

Karen Covell -  Founder of the  Hollywood Prayer Network - www.hollywoodprayernetwork.org

Friday, March 28th, 2014

 

Norm Shinkle Chair of the 8th District Republican Committee

 

Charles Ballard – Michigan State University Economist

 

Alissa Nutting - Author the novel “Tampa” – Professor at John Carroll University

 

Rory Reid - Research Psychologist and assistant professor at UCLA

 

Dr. Eric Finzi – Cosmetic Dermatologist & Author of the book “"The Face of Emotion"

 

Michael Rubin - Author of the new book Dancing with the Devil: The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes

 

Eric Rhoads – Pulisher of Radio Ink – Radio’s Premier Management & Marketing Magazine

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

 

Jay Kaplan - ACLU of Michigan LGBT Project attorney

 

Susana Sandoval – She’s part “Fast for Families” National Bus Tour

 

Larry Bell – Founder & President of Bell’s Brewery

 

Jesse Toprak – Chief analyst for cars.com

 

Lonnie Scott - Executive Director of Progress Michigan

 

Bettie Hughes  - Regional MMAP Coordinator - The Senior Alliance

 

Dr. Jerry Johnson – President of the National Religious Broadcasters

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

 

Mark Hornbeck - Communications Director for AARP Michigan

 

Matt Resch – Spokesman for AT&T

 

Nic Clark - Michigan Director of Clean Water Action

 

Eric L. Wee - President of AsiaMediaJobs.com and Journalismnext.com

 

Tim Sanders - Author of "The Likeability Factor" – www. SandersSays.com

 

Richard Conniff – Author of “The Species Seekers: Heroes, Fools, and the Mad Pursuit of Life on Earth”

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

 

Dr. John Covington - Chancellor of Michigan's Education Achievement Authority

 

Nathan Triplett – Mayor of East Lansing

 

Uwe E. Reinhardt - Professor of political economy and public affairs at Princeton University

 

Adam Levitt - Director of  the law firm - Grant & Eisenhofe – gelaw.com

 

Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi - Medical expert – sahba@medicast.co

 

Josh Pugh - Spokesperson for the Michigan Democratic Party

 

Lon Johnson - Chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party

Monday, March 24th, 2014

 

Chris Gacek, J.D., Ph.D. - Senior fellow at the Family Research Council

 

John Cornack – President of the Coalition Protecting Auto No-Fault (CPAN)

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

 

Dan Kaminsky - Chief Scientist and Co-Founder of White Ops

 

Pastor David Galbraith - Harriet Tubman Center Statewide Steering Committee Co-Chair

 

Ken Jenkins - Aviation Crisis Consultant - www.kenjenkinsllc.com

Friday, March 21st, 2014

 

David Nathan - State Representative (D-Detroit)

 

Dr. Matt Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Andrew G. Arena - Executive Director - Detroit Crime Commission

 

Steve Cohen - Attorney & Author of "Getting In: The Zinch Guide to College Admissions & Financial Aid in the Digital Age"

 

Joe Mastriano - CPA & IRS Problem specialist - www.taxproblem.org

 

Richard Sawaya - Director of USA*Engage

 

Dan Hargrove - Director of the Aviation Program - Rocky Mountain College

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

 

Wendy Lockwood Banka - President, Michigan Small Farm Council

 

Peter Borden - Strategist, technologist, and full-stack marketer at SumAll - sumall.com

 

John Challenger - CEO of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

 

Janine Hron - C.E.O. of the Crittenton Children's Center

 

Dr. Shawna J. Lee - Assistant professor at the Univ. of Michigan School of Social Work

 

Dr. Brett Wade - Author of the book "The Ekahi Method: Master the Waves of Life

 

 

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

 

Roland T. Rust -  Business Marketing Professor - University of Maryland

 

Jan Dawson - Chief Analyst at Jackdaw Research

 

Mel Grieshaber – Executive Director of the Michigan Corrections Organization

 

Ric Gillespie - Executive Director of The Interational Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery - TIGHAR

 

Thomas Holt - Michigan State University criminologist

 

Angela Bermudo – Marketing and Public Relations Manager – whatsyourprice.com

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

 

Michelle Krebs - Veteran Auto Analyst

 

Sean Kane - Founder and president of Safety Research & Strategies

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition

 

Gary Wolfram - Professor of Economics at Hillsdale College

 

Samantha Harkins – Director - State Affairs – Michigan Municipal League

 

Mike Kahley - Healthcare reform expert - www.lockton.com

 

Mike Berkowitz - Sierra Club

Monday, March 17th, 2014

 

Thomas Glasmacher - Project Manager at the Facility for Rare Isatope Beams

 

Brandy Johnson - Executive Director - Michigan College Access Network

 

Clarence Ditlow - Executive director of the Washington-based Center for Auto Safety

 

Elkhonon Goldberg - Neuroscientist in New York and author of “The Wisdom Paradox”

 

Kyla Wahlstrom - Director of the Univ. of Minnesota’s Center for Applied Research and Educational Improvement (CAREI)

 

David Maxfield – Author of “Crucial Conversations: Tools for talking When Stakes Are High"

Friday, March 14th, 2014

 

Senator Roger Kahn - R-Saginaw – Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee

 

Rik Paul – Auto Editor at Consumer Reports

 

Robert "Dusty" Earl Staub - Author of the book "The Heart of Leadership"

 

Christopher Leonard - Longtime Agribusiness journalist - Author of  “The Meat Racket”

 

Jill Fritz - Campaign Director of "Keep Michigan Wolves Protected"

 

Sheryl Thompson - Deputy Director of Field Operations at the Michigan Dept of Human Services

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

 

Glenn Anderson – (D) State Senator – Westland

 

Patrick Colbeck – (R) State Senator – Canton

 

Dr. Richard Schilsky – Chief Medical Officer - American Society of Clinical Oncology

 

Ross Baldick – Electricity Industry Consultant  & a Univ. of Texas Professor of Electrical Engineering

 

Gary Milkwick - is Vice President at 1-800-ACCOUNTANT.com

 

Carol Wood – Lansing City Council Member

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

 

Pat Gillespie - of the Gillespie Group – Lansing Developer

 

Kit DarbyAviation consultant – kitdarby.com

 

Adam Zemke – (D) State Representative – Ann Arbor

 

Jack Appleman – Author of “10 Steps to Successful Business Writing”

 

Susan Newman – Social Psychologist – Author of “The Book of NO”

 

Ivan Sacks  - Financial Strategist - www.kingsleyadvisors.com

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

 

Dr. Joseph Fitsanakis - Director, King Institute for Security and Intelligence Studies - King University - http://intelnews.org/

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network

 

Dan McCole -  Assistant Professor in MSU’s Department of Community Sustainability

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge

 

Will Fitzhugh - Founder of The Concord Reviewwww.tcr.org

 

Dr. Marsha D. Rappley - Dean of the College of Human Medicine at MSU

 

Andy Provenzano – Meteorologist – News 10 WILX

 

Ron Rosedale M.D. - DrRosedale.com

Monday, March 10th, 2014

 

TJ Bucholz – Spokesman for the Community Review Team looking into BWL outage response

 

Douglas Jester – former East Lansing Mayor – member of the Community Review Team

 

Ron French – Reporter for Bridge Magazine/The Center for Michigan

 

Denny Kelly  - Aviation expert - www.kellyjamesandassociates.com

 

Michael W.R. Davis – Author of “Ford Dynasty: A Photographic History”

 

Cindy Chan - The Wharton School, UPenn - Doctoral Candidate of Marketing

 

Stephen Pontoni - Director of Communications at Michigan Association for Justice

Friday, March 7th, 2014

 

Virg Bernero – Mayor of Lansing

 

Bob Trezise - President and CEO of the Lansing Economic Area Partnership

 

Tom Pyle - President of the Institute for Energy Research

 

Governor Jim Gilmore Jr. – President & CEO of the Free Congress Foundation

 

Greg Hampikian - Professor of Biology and Criminal Justice at Boise State University

 

Mike Green – President of UAW Local 652 representing Grand River Plant workers

 

Vikas Jhingran – Author of “EMOTE: Using Emotions to Make Your Message Memorable”

 

Dr. David Prerau – a national authority on DST and Author of "Seize the Daylight"

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

 

John Bolton - Former UN Ambassador under President George W. Bush

 

Bill Conklin - Managing Director - Ingham County Road Comission

 

Kevin Eagan - Managing Director at the UCLA Higher Education Research Institute

 

Patrick Wright - Director - Mackinac Center Legal Foundation

 

Clinton Hubbell - Attorney at Law Firm HubbellDuvall - hubbellduvall.com

 

Eileen L. Zurbriggen - Professor and Vice-Chair of Psychology at the University of California, Santa Cruz

 

Kathy Brandt - Author of "Walks on the Margins: A Story of Bipolar Illness"

 

 

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

 

Corey Warren – Lansing resident - President/Co-Founder of WAI-IAM, Inc

 

Michael Budkie - Co-founder of Stop Animal Exploitation Now - saenonline.org

 

Ariel Cohen – Senior Fellow at the Heritage Foundation

 

John Falcone - Senior Editor at CNET Networks – cnet.com

 

Nathaniel A. Turner – Author of “Raising Supaman” – raisingsupaman.com

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

 

Josh Withrow - Legislative Affairs Manager at FreedomWorks

 

Chad Livengood – Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News

 

Racine Miller - Southfield-based attorney – wefightthelaw.com

 

William J. Risch – Author of “The Ukrainian West: Culture and the Fate of Empire in Soviet Lviv”

 

Colleen Rickenbacher - Etiquette expert - www.crspeaks.com

 

Christopher Moreman – Philosophy Professor - California State University, East Bay

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

 

Tom Shields – Spokeskman - Coalition for Auto Insurance Reform

 

Pastor David Galbraith - Harriet Tubman Center Statewide Steering Committee Co-Chair

 

Eric Lyman - ALG Vice President, Editorial and Partner Development  - A TrueCar Company

 

Vera Andrushkiw - Ukranian American Civic Committee

 

Hui (Cathy) Liu - Assistant Professor of Sociology - Michigan State University

 

Dr. Susan Schneider – Author of “Science Fiction and Philosophy”

Friday, February 28th, 2014

 

Sarah Winchell Lenhoff - Director of Policy and Research - The Education Trust-Midwest

 

Chad Livengood – Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News

 

Thomas J. Sugrue – Author of “The Origins of the Urban Crisis:Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit”

 

Dr. Andrew Kolodny  - Chief Medical Officer of Phoenix House

 

Robert Muise - Co-Founder & Senior Counsel at the American Freedom Law Center

 

Steve Pociask – President - American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

 

Don Watruba - Director of government relations for the Michigan Association of School Boards

 

Patrick Patterson - Executive Vice President - Volunteers of America Michigan

 

Peter Sprigg - Senior Fellow at the Family Research Council

 

Bradley Smith - Chairman of the Center for Competitive Politics

 

Mike Green -  (R) State Senator - 31st District

 

Dr. Carroll M. Helm - Author of "God's Mysteries and Paradoxes: Looking Through the Glass, Darkly"

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

 

Michael Finney - President & CEO of the Michigan Economic Development

 

Paul Donehue - President of Paul Charles & Associates

 

Samantha Harkins - Director - State Affairs - Michigan Municipal League

 

Ajit Pai - FCC Comissioner

 

Phong Ly - CEO & Co-founder of iSeeCars.com

 

Mark Torregrossa - Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Dan Moren - Senior Editor at MacWorld - macworld.com

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

 

Rob Fowler - President and CEO - Small Business Association of Michigan

 

Alan Taub – Univ. of Mich Engineering Professor & Chief Technology Officer at ALMMII

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter

 

Dr. Louis J. Hutchinson III – Author of “Restore Together: Urban Ministry in the Context of Technology and Energy in the 21st Century”

 

Jaydee Hanson - Director for Human Genetics Policy of the International Center for Technology Assessment

 

Mitch Anthony – Author of “The New Retirementality: Planning Your Life and Living Your Dreams…at Any Age You Want”

Monday, February 24, 2014

 

James Dunlap – Michigan State University Police Chief

 

Lindsay Stanton - Chief Client Officer for the Job Search Television Network

 

Douglas Bernstein - bankruptcy attorney at the Plunkett Cooney law firm in Bloomfield Hills

 

Stephen P. Hinshaw – Psychology Professor at UC Berkley & Author of “The ADHD Explosion”

 

Tanya Luhrmann – an NYTimes contributing opinion writer and a professor of anthropology at Stanford

 

Carol Brito - Program and Business Development Manager at the Michigan State Housing Development Authority

 

Friday, February 21st, 2014

 

John Cornack – President of the Coalition Protecting Auto No-Fault (CPAN)

 

Colleen Rickenbacher - Etiquette expert - www.crspeaks.com  


Laura Beth Bartell – Wayne State University Law Professor

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge

 

John Christy - Professor of atmospheric science at the University of Alabama

 

Mark Lang - Food Marketing professor at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and co-author of "Precision Target Marketing"

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

 

Sen. John Pappageorge -  (R) State Senator -Troy

 

Eric Keller – Campaign Director - Clean Water Action

 

Gary Allen - Founder of ifoAppleStore.com

 

Dr. Rick Strassman  - Author of “DMT: The Spirit Molecule

 

Lance Binoniemi - Vice President of Government Affairs for MITA

 

Joe Mastriano - CPA and IRS Problem specialist - www.taxproblem.org

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

 

J. Peter Lark – General Manager of the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Dennis Louney - First Ward Commissioner for the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

James Piereson - A senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute

 

Tim Lahey - Is the chairman of the bioethics committee at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

 

John Besley - MSU Associate Professor of advertising and public relations

 

Ambassador Melvyn Levitsky – University of Michigan Professor of International Policy and Practice

 

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

 

Frank Houston - Director of the Restaurant Opportunity Center of Michigan

 

Kevin Grasha – Lansing State Journal Reporter

 

Austin McCoy - United Coalition for Racial Justice

 

Michael LaFaive - Director of fiscal policy – Mackinac Center for Public Policy

 

John Frith - Vice President at dealer consulting firm Urban Science

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coalition

 

Monday, February 17th, 2014
 

Jeff Farrington – (R) State Representative – Utica

 

Amit Narang - Regulatory Policy Advocate at Public Citizen

 

Steven R. Miller – Researcher at the MSU Center for Economic Analysis

 

Emily Miethner – Founder of FindSpark.com

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Gary Taubeshealth and science journalist and co-founder of the Nutrition Science Initiative

 

Friday, February 14th, 2014

 

TJ Bucholz - Spokesman for the Community Review Team looking into BWL outage response

 

Bernie Porn - President of EPIC-MRA

 

Stephen Moore - Chief Economist at the Heritage Foundation

 

Mark Smith - President of Merritt Hawkins

 

Carol Wood - Lansing City Council Member

 

Lisa Miller - Director of the Spirituality Mind Body Institute

 

Joanna Stern - Personal Technology Columnist for the Wall Street Journal

 

Marc Lewis - Author of "Memoirs of an Addicted Brain"

 

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

 

Dan Heyns – Director of the State Corrections Department

 

Nathan Triplett – Mayor of East Lansing

 

Tony Horwitz - The author of "BOOM" – his journey along the Keystone XL pipeline

 

Sarah Morris - Senior Policy Counsel for the Open Technology Institute at New America Foundation

 

Wesley Berry -  CEO of FlowerDeliveryExpress

 

Dr. Kate Roberts - A psychologist and parenting coach – drkateroberts.com

 

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

 

Patrick Colbeck – (R) State Senator – Canton

 

Duncan Tarr -  An organizer with MSU Students United

 

Kirk Steudle - Director of the state Department of Transportation

 

Sandra Yancey - Runs the largest women's networking organization in North America

 

Julie Gunlock - Director of IWF’s Culture of Alarmism Project  - Culture of Alarmism.org

 

Mike Kahley -Healthcare reform expert – lockton.com

 

David Sargent - Vice President of JD Power's Global Automotive Business

 

 

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

 

Bert Johnson – (D) State Senator - Detroit

 

Katherine Maher - Director of Strategy and Engagement for Access – Accessnow.org

 

David Freddoso – Editor - Conservative Intelligence Briefing - conservativeintel.com

 

Ali Mahmoud – President and Founder of Alif Laam Meem – First Muslim Faternity

 

Vani Hari  - Founder of foodbabe.com

 

Dylan Love – Reporter for Business Insider

Monday, February 10th, 2014

 

Steve Cook – President of the Michigan Education Association

 

Steve Miller - Award-winning national investigative reporter & writes about government transparency for mlive.com

 

Larry Merrill - Executive Director -  Michigan Townships Association

 

Stephen Sestanovich - Professor of international diplomacy at Columbia University & US Ambassador at large for the former Soviet Union

 

Rich Robinson - Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network

 

Adam Bryant – NYTimes columnist – Author of “Quick and Nimble: Lessons from Leading CEOs on How to Create a Culture of Innovation”

Friday, February 7th, 2014

 

Doug Buhler - Director of MSU AgBioResearch

 

Will Staal – President of the MSU College Republicans

 

Bob Selig – Executive Director of the Capitol Region International Airport

 

Bill Conklin – Managing Director – Ingham County Road Comission

 

Lori Gottlieb - Bestselling author of “Marry Him: The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough

 

Yoree Koh – Wall Street Journal Reporter - covers Twitter and social media

 

Richard Greenberg - Author of “Raising Children That Other People Like to Be Around”

 

Charles Ballard - Michigan State University Economics Professor

 

Dave Leone - Executive Chief Engineer, Cadillac ATS Coupe

Mike Jones - Product Manager - 2015 Silverado - Bi-Fuel - Compressed Natural Gas

 

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

 

Glenn Anderson(D) State Senator – Westland

 

Norm Kammeraad – Chairman of the Committee to Restore Michigan’s Part-Time

 

Michael A. Boulus - Executive Director - Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan

 

John Kappenman – Owner of Storm Analysis Consultants

 

Robb Kelly -Addiction expert - www.robbkelly.com 

 

Joe Miller - Co-Founder of HourlyNerd

 

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

 

John Nixon - State Budget Director

 

Russ Marlan - Spokesperson- Michigan Department of Corrections

 

Tom Casperson – (R) State Senator – Escanaba

 

Jayson Lusk - Professor of Agricultural Economics at Oklahoma State University

 

Chris Bostic - Deputy Director for Policy – ASH – Action on Smoking & Health

 

Stefani Wagner – East Lansing Author of the new book  “School Is Hard for Me”

 

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

 

Rick Snyder – Governor of the State of Michigan

 

Russ Marlan - Spokesperson- Michigan Department of Corrections

 

Kurt Heise – (R) State Representative - Plymouth

 

Dr. John La Puma - Author of “Refuel: A 24-Day Eating Plan to Shed Fat, Boost Testosterone, and Pump Up Strength and Stamina.”

 

Ivan Sacks - Financial Strategist - www.kingsleyadvisors.com
 

Lauren Stiller Rikleen - Author of “You Raised Us, Now Work With Us”

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

 

Harvey Santana – (D) State Representative – Detroit
 

Mark Schauer – Democratic Candidate for Governor & former US Congressman

 

Eric Lyman - ALG Vice President, Editorial and Partner Development  - A TrueCar Company

 

Daniel Jones - Editor of NYTimes Modern Love column, author of the new book “Love Illuminated”

 

Shezad Manjee - Viral Video expert - www.dallashdfilms.com

 

Michael Barone - Senior political analyst for the Washington Examiner

Friday, January 31st, 2014

 

Virg Bernero – Mayor of Lansing

 

John Austin - President, Michigan State Board of Education

 

Paul Kalanithi - chief resident in neurological surgery at Stanford University

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meteorologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Amber Rodgers  - Runs Divorce Support Groups - www.divastogether.com


Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel John W. Phillips – Author of “Boots to Loafers: Finding Your New True North”

 

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

 

Jim Holcomb - Senior Vice President for Business Advocacy & General Counsel for the Michigan Chamber

 

Gail Goodman - Communications expert - www.phoneteacher.com

 

Lindsay VanHulle – Lansing State Journal Reporter

 

Richard K. Crone – CEO of  - Crone Consulting, LLC - the next wave in payments®

 

Marianne Udow-Phillips – Director of the Center for Healthcare Research & Transformation

 

Zack Hambrick - Psychologist at Michigan State University

 

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

 

Tim Walberg - Republican U.S. Congressman - 7th District

 

Lisa Roose-Church - Jornalist- Daily Press & Argus - Howell, Michigan

 

David Robertson - State Senator- R-Grand Blanc - Senate Finance Committee

 

Tamara Afifi - Communication Studies Professor - University of Iowa

 

Peter Morici - Economist & Professor at the University of Maryland

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

 

Ron French – Reporter for Bridge Magazine/The Center for Michigan

 

Frank Houston - Director of the Restaurant Opportunity Center of Michigan

 

Norm Kammeraad – Chairman of the Committee to Restore Michigan’s Part-Time Legislature

 

Steven Sass - Associate Director at the Boston College Center for Retirement Research

 

Genevieve Wood - Senior Contributor, The Foundry- The Heritage Foundation

Monday, January 27th, 2014

 

Wendy Block - Director of Health Policy and Human Resources for the Michigan Chamber of Commerce

 

Tim Beck – Co Founder of Safer Michigan Coatlion

 

Julie Mack – Reporter for the Kalamazoo Gazette

 

Dr. Jed Magen – Chair of the Department of Psychiatry - Michigan State University

 

Klint Kesto – (R) State Representative – Commerce Township

 

Mark Torregrossa - Meteorologist with MLive.com

 

Karl Brauer - Senior Analyst at Kelley Blue Book

Friday, January 24th, 2014

 

Senator Roger Kahn - R-Saginaw – Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee

 

Larry Shannon-Missal - Harris Poll Research Manager

 

Darren Littell - Michigan Republican Party Communications Director

 

Ralph Baker – Executive Director of the New YorkShock Exchange

 

Dan Whitten – Senior Director, Communications for America’s Natural Gas Alliance       

 

Chris Begley – Founder of Batmannews.com

 

Peter Spadafore - President of the Lansing School Board

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

 

Fred Durhal – (D) State Representative-Detroit

 

Brad Williams - Vice President of Government Relations - Detroit Regional Chamber

 

James W. Pennebaker - Chair of the psychology department at the University of Texas in Austin

 

Dr. Heather Friedman Rivera - Parapsychic Scientist – Author of the book “Quiet Water”

 

Mark Phelan - Auto Critic - Detroit Free Press

 

Leslie Stimson - News Editor & Washington Bureau Chief of Radio World – radioworld.com

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

 

TJ Bucholz – Spokesman for the Community Review Team looking into BWL outage response

 

Jennifer Gratz- Co-founder of XIV Foundation

 

Paul Matyas – Undersheriff of Kalamazoo County

 

Jeffrey Jensen Arnett - Research Professor, Department of Psychology, Clark University

 

Catherine Smit - Crime Prevention expert - www.stilettospyinvestigations.com

 

Alina Simone - A singer and author of the novel “Note to Self.”

 

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

 

Lori Zajac - Vice President of the Holt School Board

Jeff Farrington – (R) State Representative – Utica

 

Eric Newcomer – BitCoin Expert - Reporter with The Information – theinformation.com

 

Sam Polk - former hedge-fund trader and the founder of the nonprofit Groceryships

 

Dr. Jerome Corsi -  Author of “Hunting Hitler: New Scientific Evidence That Hitler Escaped Nazi Germany”

Monday, January 20th, 2014

 

Robert Greenfield IV -  Treasurer of the University of Michigan Black Student Union

 

Bob Shuman - Chairman of the 2014 North American International Auto Show

 

John A. Kirk - Author of “Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement: Controversies and Debates

 

Keith Miller – Author of “Voice of Deliverance: The Language of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Its Sources

 

Evette Dionne - Writer, Editor and Cultural Critic - http://evettedionne.com/

 

Chris Gilpin - Co-Founder of Turnstyle Solutions - getturnstyle.com

Friday, January 17th, 2014

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

 

Ken Fletcher – Supervisor of the Delta Township Board

 

Steve Bradbury - Former head of the Office of Legal Counsel at the Justice Department

 

Tricia Griffith - co-owner of websleuths.com

 

Rolfe Winkler – Wall Street Journal Technology Reporter

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

 

Bill Ballenger – Inside Michigan Politics – insidemichiganpolitics.com


Erin Knott – State Director for Enroll America

 

Michael LaFaive - Fiscal Policy Director- Mackinac Center

 

Dr. Sigrid Veasey - Perelman School of Medicine - University of Pennsylvania

 

Jason Stein - Publisher & Editor of Automotive News

 

Jake Davison – President - Advantage Associates

 

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

 

Tom Tylutki - President of the Michigan Corrections Organization

 

Prof. Dr. Mihai Nadin - Ashbel Smith University Professor – Author of "Are You Stupid?"

 

Aric Nesbitt – (R) State Representative – Lawton

 

Scott Dianda – (D) State Representative - Calumet

 

Susan Linn, Ed.D. - Director of the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood

 

John Canfield - Corporate Coach – Author of “The Good Thinking Series”

 

Lori Zajak - Vice President of the Holt School Board

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

 

Carol Wood – Lansing City Councilmember

 

Scott Hagerstrom – State Director – Americans for Prosperity

 

David Masch – Chief Engineer of the Cadillac ATS Coupe

 

Pat Heller - Owner of Liberty Coin

 

Dr. Michael Murphy – CEO of ScribeAmerica

 

Bryan Riley – Policy Analyst at the Heritage Foundation

 

Junior Wakefield - Personal Trainer - www.juniorwakefield.com

Monday, January 13th, 2014

 

John Fitzpatrick - Marketing Manager for Chevrolet performance cars

 

Kyle Melinn – Editor of MIRS – mirsnews.com

 

Andy Balaskovitz – Reporter for the Lansing City Pulse

 

David Zin – Chief Economist – State Senate Fiscal Agency

 

Amber Rodgers - Runs Divorce Support Groups - www.divastogether.com

 

Leroy Velasquez – Public Relations Manager - SeekingArrangement.com

Friday, January 10th, 2014

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District

 

Melissa Sullivan  - Manager Marketing Communications  - UniGroup – The United Van Lines’ 37th Annual Migration Study

 

Dr. John Muney - Founder of AMG Medical Group – Eliminating Insurance Companies from Healthcare

 

Kellie Dean - CEO of Dean Transportation who co-chaired the Lansing School District Facilities Task Force

 

Howard Ross - Founder of Cook Ross – a firm specializing in diversity training

 

Bob Shuman - Chairman of the 2014 North American International Auto Show

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

 

J. Peter Lark – General Manager of the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Margaret Baker – Partner at the Baker Strategy Group

 

Michael McDaniel – Cooley Law School Professor – Heading the Independent BWL Outage Review Team

 

Mike Berkowitz - Legislative & Political Director - Sierra Club Michigan Chapter

 

 

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

 

Roger Martin – Partner at the Lansing PR Firm - Martin Waymire

 

Diego R. Avila – Lansing-based Attorney - Avila Law, PLC

 

Kelly Rossman-McKinney - CEO of Lansing public relations firm Truscott Rossman

 

Paul Harrington - Director of Drexel University's Center for Labor Markets and Policy

 

Jody Washington – Lansing City Councilmember

 

Tara Dunion - Senior Director of event communications - Consumer Electronics Association

 

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

 

Chad Livengood - Capitol Reporter - The Detroit News

 

Nicole Noll-Williams - Director of market development - Capital Region International Airport

 

Yavonne Caamal-Canul - Superintendent of the Lansing School District

 

George Johnson - Author of "The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery"

 

Peter Morici - Economist & Professor at the University of Maryland

 

Monday, January 6th, 2014

 

Mark Torregrossa - Meteorologist with mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Jeff Cranson – Director of Communications - Michigan Department of Transportation

 

Peter J. Wallison - Fellow in Financial Policy Studies - American Enterprise Institute

 

Allison Braley - VP of Communications at Zoosk.com

 

Jamie McAloon Lampman - Director of Ingham County Animal Control & Shelter

 

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

 

Rick Jones - (R) State Senator - Grand Ledge

 

Dr. Matt Davis - Chief medical executive for the Michigan Department of Community Health

 

Robin Boyle - Professor of urban planning at Wayne State University

 

Alisa Gravitz – President of Green America – greenamerica.org

 

Eric Lyman - ALG Vice President, Editorial and Partner Development  - A TrueCar Company

 

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

 

Rich Herl – 1320 WILS News Director

 

Bob Selig – Executive Director of the Capitol Region International Airport

 

Dan Korobkin – ACLU Michigan Attorney

 

Gabrielle Glaser – Author of  “Her Best-Kept Secret: Why Women Drink — and How They Can Regain Control”

 

Michelle Grinnell - Public relations manager for the Michigan Film Office

 

Mark Torregrossa – Meterologist with  mlive.com & farmerweather.com

 

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

 

Sandra Zerkle – Chairperson of the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

David Price – Board member of the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Rick Jones – (R) State Senator – Grand Ledge

 

Robb Kelly - Expert on drinking and driving, robbkelly.com

 

Andy Schor – (D) State Representative 68th District - Lansing

 

Chris Solaris – Lansing State Journal Sports Reporter

 

Beverly Flaxington – Author of “Understanding Other People: The Five Secrets to Human Behavior”

Monday, December 30th, 2013

 

Erik Prince - American businessman, former U.S. Navy SEAL, and founder of the world’s largest private military company: Blackwater

 

Scott Imberman - Associate Professor of Education and Economics at Michigan State University

 

Monsoor Moaddel - Professor of Sociology and Cultural Studies at Eastern Michigan University

 

Kimberly Lock - Author of the book "Who You Callin' Silly"

Friday, December 27th, 2013

 

Stewart Baker- Assistant Secretary for Policy at the United States Department of Homeland Security under the Presidency of George W. Bush

 

Daniel Kruger- Research Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health

 

Arthur Brooks- President of the American Enterprise Institute

 

Ron Sukenick & Ken Williams- Authors of the book 21 Days to Success Through Networking: The Life and Times of Gnik Rowten

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

 

Terry DeDos - Spokesman for Consumers Energy

 

Steve Serkaian – Spokesman for the Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Bob Phibbs – The Retail Doctor – www.SalesRx.com

 

Dave Hall – Chief of Police -  Meridian Township

 

Virg Bernero- Mayor of Lansing

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

 

Steve Serkaian – Director of Communications - Lansing Board of Water & Light

 

Rob Dale – Deputy Emergency Manager  - Ingham County

 

Mike Yankowski – Police Chief – Lansing Police Department

 

Steve Lehto – Author of “Death's Door: The Truth Behind Michigan's Largest Mass Murder

 

Kelly Lambert – Professor of Neuroscience at Randolph-Macon College and the author of “The Lab Rat Chronicles”

 

Mike Yankowski – Police Chief – Lansing Police Department

second interview

 

Diane Gottsman - National etiquette expert – Regular guest on the Today Show

Monday, December 23rd, 2013

 

Steve Serkain - Lansing Board of Water and Light spokesperson

 

Patti Poppe - Consumers Energy spokesperson

 

Hasslett Highschool Press Conference

Friday, December 20th, 2013

 

Eric Calley – Vice President of The Fight Continues – www.the-fight-continues.com

 

Judy PalnauSpokeswoman at the Michigan Public Service Comission

 

Kate Benjamin – A Cat Blogger - http://www.hauspanther.com/

 

Keli Carender - National Coordinator  - Tea Party Patriots

 

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

 

Chad Livengood – Capitol Reporter for the Detroit News Reporter

 

Russ Rader - Senior Vice President, Communications at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

 

Andrew G. Biggs - Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute

 

Noelle Nguyen - President and Founder of American Love Affair

 

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

 

Jack Hoogendyk – Heads the Madison Project of Michigan - PAC
 

John Wernet-General Counsel, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians

 

Ed Butowksy-Financial Strategist-www.chapwoodinvestments.com

 

Bill Dendy – Wealth Manager – President of Elite Financial Management Firm

 

Kevin Jackson - Host of the syndicated radio show “The Black Sphere” 

 

 

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

 

George Heath – State Department of Transportation Worker – SEIU 517M

 

Tom Ivacko - Program Manager - Univ. of Michigan - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

 

Dr. Kurt C. Stange - Professor of Family medicine and Community health at Case Western Reserve University.

 

Bethy Hardeman - Communications Manager - Credit Karma, Inc.

Monday, December 16th, 2013

 

Phil Pavlov – (R) State Senator – Saint Clair Township

 

Dr. Andre Fredieu - Medical Director and Neurologist at Carrick Brain Centers

 

Nasir Shansab - Author of the book “Silent Trees: A Novel of Afghanistan”

 

Colleen Rickenbacher - Customer Service Expert

Friday, December 13th, 2013

 

Lisa Rutter - Founder of the No Nuts Moms Group

 

Tim Walberg – Republican U.S Congressman – 7th District

 

Oliver Burkeman - Author of “The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking.”

 

Paul Nourigat - Senior Wealth Strategist for US Bank & Author of  “No Time To Wander: the financial compass for young Americans”

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

 

Patrick Wright Director - Mackinac Center Legal Foundation

 

Michael A. Boulus -Executive Director - Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan

 

Winthrop H. Smith Jr. – Author of  “Catching Lightning in a Bottle: How Merrill Lynch Revolutionized the Financial World

 

Ron Phillips - Vice President for Legislative and Public Affairs – Animal Health Institute

 

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

 

Bryan Fischer - Director of Issues Analysis for American Family Association

 

Dustin Ingalls – Assistant Director – Public Policy Polling

 

Rosemary Tator -  A leadership-development coach – Author of “More Time for You: A Powerful System to Organize Your Work and Get Things Done

 

Rachel Beller - Founder of Beller Nutritional Institute – Author of “Eat to Lose, Eat to Win”

 

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

 

Michelle Krebs – Senior Analyst – Edmunds.com

 

Collene Lamonte – (D) State Represtative of Montague  

 

Ivan Sacks - Financial Strategist - www.kingsleyadvisors.com

 

Jennifer Styers- Relationship Expert

 

David Trotter – Great Lakes Shipwreck Explorer - Undersea Research Associates

 

Monday, December 9th, 2013

 

Beth Chappell- President & CEO - Detroit Economic Club

 

Joe Mastriano - CPA -- IRS Audit expert - www.taxproblem.org

 

Leah BinderPresident & CEO of The Leapfrog Group

 

Kevin HigginsAuthor of  “Engage Me: Strategies From The Sales Effectiveness Source”

 

Friday, December 6th, 2013

 

David Wiley - Former Director ofthe African Studies Center at MSU 

 

Lingg Brewer – Author of “Dreams Gone Wrong: Peace, War and Murder at Michigan State University

 

Dr. Scott Gottlieb - Senior official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration

 

Colin Flaherty – Author of “White Girl Bleed A Lot': The Return of Racial Violence to America and How the Media Ignore It”

 

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

 

Dr. Charles Ballard – MSU Economist and Director of the State of the State Survey

 

Brian Debano - President & CEO at the Michigan Restaurant Association

 

Mark Bloom- Real Estate Expert

 

Aaron Page - Expert on Marketing to Millennials

 

Kyle McGinnis – founder of the dating website

 

 

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

 

John Pottow – University of Michigan Law Professor

 

Judge Dorene Allen & Attorney Angela Cole - The Michigan Leadership Summmit on School-Justice Partnerships

 

Catherine Ruetschlin – Policy Analyst at Demos – Author of Credit Card Debt Report

 

Matthew Reed - Program Director at the Institute for College Access & Success

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

 

Laura Beth Bartell – Wayne State University Law Professor

 

Jesse Toprak – Senior Analyst at TrueCar.com & President of Toprak Consulting Group

 

Andrew Johnson – Attorney representing Michigan Albanian mother fighting deportation

 

Dr. Linmarie Sikich - Director of the Adolescent and School-Age Psychiatric Intervention Research Program at the University of North Carolina

 

 

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

 

Gary Miron - Professor, Evaluation, Measurement & Research at Western Michigan University

 

Zeke Fletcher – Attorney – Fletcher Law Firm in Lansing

 

Mary Cummings -  Drone expert and Professor of aeronautics and astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 

Frank Wilner – Author of “Amtrak: Past, Present, Future” & former Director of PR for the United Transportation Union

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