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The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

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This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project consists of interviews with a wide range of individuals reflecting on key influencers in their lives. Please subscribe to our podcast to hear future episodes. Please also consider leaving us a 5-star rating and a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find out more about the Legacy Project on our website www.jamescopple-the-seeker.com. Please follow the Legacy Project on Facebook to see my latest vlogs, and other commentary. Lastly, I have a new book called The Seeker: Bring me the Horizon. You can find a copy on Amazon. I would love for you to read it.

This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project consists of interviews with a wide range of individuals reflecting on key influencers in their lives. Please subscribe to our podcast to hear future episodes. Please also consider leaving us a 5-star rating and a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find out more about the Legacy Project on our website www.jamescopple-the-seeker.com. Please follow the Legacy Project on Facebook to see my latest vlogs, and other commentary. Lastly, I have a new book called The Seeker: Bring me the Horizon. You can find a copy on Amazon. I would love for you to read it.

Location:

United States

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This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project consists of interviews with a wide range of individuals reflecting on key influencers in their lives. Please subscribe to our podcast to hear future episodes. Please also consider leaving us a 5-star rating and a review on Apple Podcasts. You can find out more about the Legacy Project on our website www.jamescopple-the-seeker.com. Please follow the Legacy Project on Facebook to see my latest vlogs, and other commentary. Lastly, I have a new book called The Seeker: Bring me the Horizon. You can find a copy on Amazon. I would love for you to read it.

Twitter:

@jcopple

Language:

English

Contact:

(301) 455-0654


Episodes

Chimes as She Walks - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

5/18/2022
I have the privilege to interview Chimes as She Walks who is part of the Cheyenne River Band of the Lakota Tribe. Chimes as She Walks is a third generation descendent of Crazy Horse. She has a very interesting story that intersects a lot with what has gone wrong with how the US Government has treated Indian country. She is an amazing person with an important voice. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The...

Duration:00:51:32

Diane Riibe - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/30/2022
In today’s podcast I spoke with my longtime friend Diane Riibe who shared with us her personal story about overcoming hardships in her life and how they shaped her family and her life’s work. Diane has been a great influence as a national advocate related to alcohol policy, underaged drinking, and drinking and driving issues. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project Podcast consists of...

Duration:00:42:12

Darrel Stephens - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/23/2022
Today I interview Darrel Stephens who is the former Executive Director of Major Cities Chiefs Association and currently is the Co-Director of Policing, Security Technology & Private Security Research and Policy Institute at Florida State University. He was a subject matter expert with the President’s Taskforce for 21st Century Policing where I got to know him well. His experience as a law enforcement officer and police chief has given him an important voice in our police reform...

Duration:00:39:34

Marcelo Mainzer - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/16/2022
It was very interesting speaking with Marcelo Mainzer from Lakewood, Colorado. Marcelo is an imagineer and innovator. He has served in many different roles in his life. His big idea is to open a 21st century style village for veterans. I loved hearing about the legacy he inherited and now the legacy he is leaving. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project Podcast consists of interviews with a...

Duration:00:34:07

Howard Powers - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/9/2022
Today I interview Howard Powers from his home in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Howard works as a Master Trainer for Blue Courage. It’s an organization that works to help capture the heart, mind and souls of people working in the criminal justice system. They focus on their health, wholeness and healing in their lives while working in an occupation that deals with a tremendous amount of stress. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not...

Duration:00:30:45

Lisa Foster - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/2/2022
Recently, I met with 10 women and 10 men who were in a pre-release from prison program. On average each of them were required to pay $20,000 in fines and fees before they could get their driver's license. Fines and fees make being poor a crime. Lisa Foster who is the co-founder and co-director of The Fines & Fees Justice Center which is an organization that works to eliminate fees in the justice system and ensure that fines are equitably imposed and enforced. Lisa is an advocate for the poor...

Duration:00:38:48

Andrea Dunne-Sosa - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

2/23/2022
Welcome to Season 2 of the Legacy Project Podcast! In our first interview this year I had the pleasure of interviewing Andrea Dunne-Sosa who is the Regional Director for the Americas at Project Hope which is an organization that globally works in some difficult places. She is a global force in public health. I enjoyed hearing about her faith and the journey that took her to be a global citizen. You will be inspired and challenged by the legacy she inherited and the legacy she is creating. I...

Duration:00:36:13

Josephine Powers - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

9/29/2021
This interview has been one of my favorites so far. I was able to interview Josephine Powers, an Air Force Veteran and former Michigan State Trooper who spent a year and half in Afghanistan training Afghan women to become police officers. Her first assignment was teaching them to read, write, and to do simple math. She talked about the resilience, strength, passion and curiosity like she has never seen in the Afghan women she worked with. I loved talking with Josephine, I hope you will enjoy...

Duration:00:46:19

Celeste Fitzgerald - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

8/25/2021
On the journey that is social reform, you meet people whose lives are lived in a commitment to a just cause that is unwavering and determined. Celeste Fitzgerald has taken on the issue of the death penalty and won numerous battles, especially in New Jersey. She now takes the fight to end state sponsored executions in Florida. She works for Floridians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty. She is creating a legacy that says yes to life and no to death. All this and she knows Bruce...

Duration:00:23:59

Connie Rice - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

6/30/2021
I had the honor and privilege to interview Connie Rice who is the co-founder of the Advancement Project. I met Connie when I facilitated the Presidential Taskforce for 21st Century Policing a few years back. Connie is one of America's leading civil rights activists and attorneys. In Los Angeles she has been at the forefront of criminal justice reform, police reform, education reform, just about every aspect of the social structure of the city. Connie Rice is an activist who stands on the...

Duration:00:58:29

Laurie Robinson - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

6/16/2021
Laurie Robinson is the former Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Justice Programs at the U.S. Department of Justice, a position she held during the Clinton and Obama Administrations. She was the co-chair of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. She just became the Emeritus Clarence J. Robinson Professor of Criminology, Law, and Society at the George Mason University. She has a great story to tell about the legacy she inherited and the legacy she has created. She comes...

Duration:00:37:38

Robin Engel - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

6/9/2021
Robin Engel is one of the nation's leading criminologists and is a professor at the University of Cincinnati and is the Director for Center of Police Research and Policy. Her story is both compelling and inspiring. If you want to better understand what is going on today in policing and social change, and better appreciate the people working in this space, download this podcast and share it with your friends. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is...

Duration:00:38:07

Roshanda Womack - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

5/12/2021
Today I was able to have chat with Pastor Roshanda Womack from Flint, Michigan. Roshanda started our interview with a prepared statement about the role of the church in relation to racial reconciliation and racial justice issues in our communities and our nation. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project Podcast consists of interviews with a wide range of individuals reflecting on key...

Duration:00:26:41

John Bridgeland - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

4/28/2021
It was such a pleasure to sit down and chat with my long-time friend John Bridgeland whom I have known since 1996. John is the founder and CEO of Civic Enterprises. I worked with him at the National Crime Prevention Council and on the Drug Free Communities Act. John has held a number of critical positions in Washington not least of which was the Chief Domestic Policy Advisor for President George W. Bush. He headed USA Freedom Corps after 9/11 that helped organize the country's volunteer...

Duration:00:42:31

Sue Rahr - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

4/15/2021
It was such a pleasure to sit down with my long-time friend and former colleague Sue Rahr. Sue is the Executive Director of the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Academy. She was the first woman elected as Sheriff of King County in Washington State. I worked with Sue on President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. Sue Rahr is one of the most influential voices on policing in America. This conversation with Sue is very timely. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we...

Duration:00:42:25

George Rice - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

4/14/2021
It was fun to sit down with my old friend George Rice to discuss the legacy he has inherited and the legacy he is leaving behind. In years past I worked with George at the National Crime Prevention Council. He currently works at Skyhawk Global Associates in Silver Spring, Maryland. George has a deep history and is a very interesting person in his pursuits. I hope you enjoy his interview. You can learn more about George's work at www.skyhawkglobal.com. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one...

Duration:00:29:57

Jermaine Harris - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

4/7/2021
What a pleasure it was to sit down with Sergeant Jermaine Harris of the Chicago Police Department to talk about the legacies he has inherited by his family, coaches and the Marine Corps and how he's passing these legacies on to his family and the communities he lives in and works in. I really enjoyed this conversation with Sergeant Harris. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project Podcast...

Duration:00:37:17

Tina Sernett - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/31/2021
Today we had a chance to talk to Tina Sernett who is the founder of the Sports Shed in Chicago, Illinois. Tina is doing some amazing work making change in her community with young people who are at risk. She leads an organization that provides athletic equipment to those who may not have access to it. They have been able to donate equipment to over 60,000 kids. Check out the Sports Shed website to learn more information. https://thesportsshed.org This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we...

Duration:00:31:18

Tom Herskowitz - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/17/2021
I had the pleasure of interviewing Tom Herskowitz from San Diego, California. Tom is a friend, businessman, Navy fighter pilot, sailor, missionary, and college professor. He has a diverse background. Tom and I have done some work in Africa together a few years back. He has a great legacy that I enjoyed hearing about in this interview. This podcast focuses on legacy, the one we inherit and the one we can create. It is value based and not material based. The Legacy Project Podcast consists of...

Duration:00:42:04

Julian Geuder - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/10/2021
I had the pleasure of sitting down with Julian Geuder in Nairobi, Kenya to talk about how he thinks about legacy in light of the work he does as a change management and leadership coach. Julian leads an organization called Bridging Positions in Munich, Germany. I loved discussing with him about his love for people and how he helps people discover the purpose for their lives. You can find out more about Bringing Positions here: https://bridgingpositions.com This podcast focuses on legacy,...

Duration:00:18:44