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Creativity is something we all use everyday whether we realize it or not. The Sustaining Creativity Podcast is an interview style podcast where different perspectives of creativity, tips, tools and creative experiences are shared, explored and digested.

Creativity is something we all use everyday whether we realize it or not. The Sustaining Creativity Podcast is an interview style podcast where different perspectives of creativity, tips, tools and creative experiences are shared, explored and digested.


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Creativity is something we all use everyday whether we realize it or not. The Sustaining Creativity Podcast is an interview style podcast where different perspectives of creativity, tips, tools and creative experiences are shared, explored and digested.




Chris Plourde

Creativity through the lens of a Conscious Performance Coach "Being creativity is about being open to possibilities and following your joy." Chris Plourde is a Los Angeles based Conscious Performance Coach, Consultant, Speaker, Mind Body, Breathwork, Meditation Instructor with over 23 years of experience. Chris has traveled both nationally and internationally speaking and educating on the physical, mental and emotional aspects of wellness & life. He has created, presented and coached...


Amy Eaton

Creativity through the lens of a brand and product photographer turned educator "Creativity exists in everything we do." Amy is a product and brand photographer turned educator, teaching makers, artists, and creative entrepreneurs how to take gorgeous photos for their business. Through her signature, no-muss no-fuss teaching style, her students learn exactly what they need to know through clear, simple steps, which enables them to take gorgeous brand and product photos, quickly and easily....


Chancellor Jackson

Creativity through the lens of an author "Being unique with who you are is a form of creativity." Chancellor K Jackson (1995) was born in Fulton County, Georgia, to Native American parents, grew up in Smyrna, Georgia, and attended Stetson University. For nine years he played football at the high school and collegiate level. After graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Communication and Media Studies, Chancellor lived abroad in China from 2018-2019. Chancellor fell into writing after his...


Raphael Williams AKA Lil Jockey

Creativity through the lens of a recent college graduate, DJ, podcast host, and video editor "Creativity to me is a way of life." Raphael Williams aka Lil Jockey is a recent college graduate and a multi-talented creator. You can find most of his work on Instagram:@liljockey. He's the host of From My Mama Crib podcast, which you can find wherever you listen to podcasts. He's a DJ for both Public/Private Events. He edits videos of all kinds, and much more whenever he has the...


Raditia Lasry

Creativity through the lens of a Mindfulness Guide "Creativity is how I discover things I didn't know." Raditia Lasry is a Mindfulness Guide and her passion is to bring mindfulness to you. She finds joy in always redefining her routines, learning new skills, and loves to discover the depth and potential of our body and mind. With a yoga background, interest in deep conversations about life, creating communities, and making art, she encompasses various facets of...


Hollis Citron

Creativity through the lens of a publisher and creative inspirer "Creativity is your voice and your expression." Hollis Citron is on a mission to make creativity accessible to everyone! She is a seasoned art teacher and realized at 51 that she was half way there and went through the Fyou 50’s and founded her company, I Am Creative & Express Yourself Publishing. She is passionate and wants to shout from the rooftops that being creative is not just about drawing and painting! Creativity is...


Brittany Walsh

Creativity through the lens of a acrobatic archer "Creativity is exploration, self expression, adaptation, problem solving, it's so many things. To be creative is to be human." Brittany Walsh, a.k.a. AcroBritt, is a Guinness world record holder in acrobatic archery and has been featured on The Late Show with David Letterman. Ripley’s Believe It Or Not featured an article about her in their book: Shatter Your Senses! Ripley’s has also created life-size wax statues of Brittany to be...


Shawn Harper

Creativity through the lens of a Winologist "Being creativity is an expression of God" With 25 years of experience, Shawn Harper has earned an excellent reputation as one of the nation's leading corporate motivational speakers! He is a seven-year former NFL offensive lineman who played with the Rams, the Oilers, the Colts, and NFL Europe and now owns and operates American Services and Protection, a multi-million-dollar security services firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. His journey...


Haden Starbuck

Creativity through the lens of a Creatrix and Creativity Coach "Taking the time to listen to yourself. What do you really want and then finding a way to make it happen." Haden has earned her living as a Creatrix for the last 25 years. Her biggest achievement is creating a life outside of the traditional 9-5 model. She lives and breathes creativity be it dog raising, conversations, her work or the stories she tells to and about herself. She delights in sharing her passion for creativity,...


Michael Mojo

Creativity through the lens of a Mindset and Mental performance coach "Creativity is just an expression of yourself." Michael Johnson is a global leader in “Evidence Based” – Business training and Human performance, Specializing in business and personal growth. He has a client list worth over a billion dollars and is the private coach to some of Australia’s top rich listers, sporting and business teams and industry leaders. Micheal's human development company Mojo Human Performance...


Daniel Hess

Creativity through the lens of a writer, filmmaker and poet "I used to think creativity was this sudden spark, now it's a combination of the spark and also keep the spark burning." Daniel Hess was born July 14th, 1990 and found his passion for writing come out of the loss of his best friend/cousin Anthony when Daniel was only 10 years old. Since then writing, especially poetry, has been a source of solace and escape. Originally Daniel was pursuing a career in Pharmacology but through a...


Douwe van der Werf

Creativity through the lens of a filmmaker and producer. "Creativity is intelligence having fun." "Being able to express creativity means having the courage to let it out." Douwe van der Werf is an independent writer, filmmaker, creative director and producer living in Amsterdam. He loves telling difficult stories in a simple, human way. He's told core stories for many different organisations over the years, from the IKEA Foundation (NL) to Harvard University (US) and from Apprenance (FR)...


Barby Ingle

Creativity through the lens of a best selling author and multifaceted human "To be creative is to generate something new" Barby Ingle is a best-selling author, reality personality, and lives with multiple rare and chronic diseases; reflex sympathetic dystrophy(RSD), migralepsy, PALB2-var breast cancer gene, endometriosis, arthritis and other pain disorders. Barby is a chronic pain educator, patient advocate, and president of the International Pain Foundation. She is also a motivational...


Louloua Smadi

Creativity through the lens of a Neurotherapist "Creativity is being able to connect things together" Louloua Smadi is a neurotherapist specifically serving the neurodiverse community. She holds a master's degree in Neuroimaging from King's College London and received her board certification in neurofeedback from BCIA in 2016. As a neurofeedback practitioner with over six years of experience in the US, UK, France, and Lebanon, she specializes in helping people with special needs and other...


Trina L. Martin

Creativity through the lens of a Technologist "I think creativity is doing things that other people can't do or that you're doing differently." Trina L. Martin is an author, speaker, technologist, and podcaster. She uses her experiences to motivate audiences to overcome adversity, develop self-determination, and discipline. Trina also inspires emerging leaders to pursue their wildest dreams with heart and grit. An accomplished IT professional and retired U.S. Naval Officer with 30 years of...



Creativity through the lens of an entertainer, former pro wrestler and entrepreneur "Creativity is Life!" Brimstone has had a successful and rewarding career spanning well over four decades; participating in numerous entertainment fields boasting a list of titles including professional wrestler, radio host/professional podcaster, actor, voice actor, author, musician, philanthropist, food critic, horror model, and comic book/animated/children’s book/video game hero. He’s been called a...


Sheila Farragher-Gemma

Creativity through the lens of an Entrepreneure and Business Owner "Creativity is about finding solutions to help me get where I want to be." Sheila Farragher-Gemma moved to the states in 1989 for a job in Boston. She figured she would stay a few years before returning home to Ireland, but 30 years later, with a husband, two children, and a handful of successful businesses under her belt, she may be here to stay. Sheila has an entrepreneurial spirit which lead her to the world of...


RJ Sterling

Creativity through the lens of a vocational school teacher in a maximum security prison "Being creative to me is trying to find the solutions to problems that might work a little bit better than what's out there." R.J. works inside one of the largest maximum-security prisons in the north eastern part of the United States. He began his corrections career nearly 20 years ago as a corrections officer and has listened for thousands of hours to hundreds of incarcerated men's stories. Despite...


Reyna Marder Gentin

Creativity through the lens of an author "It's more important to not judge yourself on what it means to be creative." Reyna Marder Gentin grew up in Great Neck, New York. She attended college and law school at Yale. For many years, she practiced as an appellate attorney with a public defender's office before turning to writing full time. Reyna has studied at the Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College, and her work has been published widely online and in print. Her debut novel,...


Mike Acker

Creativity through the lens of an executive and communication coach "Creativity means generating something new." Mike Acker is an executive and communication coach, a keynote speaker, and the author of four books including the bestselling Speak With No Fear, which has appeared on numerous booklists even getting designated as the #1 book on overcoming fear of speaking on Mike passionately coaches business professionals to lead and speak with confidence. In presentations, he...