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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

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

Sam Owen - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

3/3/2021
I had the pleasure of interviewing my friend Sam Owen in Nairobi, Kenya. He's one of the most significant influencers and connectors I have ever met. Sam knows more people than most people will meet in three lifetimes. He's a leader in Kenya in the Prayer Breakfast movement. In this interview we hear about the legacies Sam has inherited as well as the legacies he's leaving behind. Sam mentions names such as Jomo Kenyatta, Thurgood Marshall, Billy Graham as well as a pretty important event in...

Duration:00:39:39

Chris Jones - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

2/24/2021
I had the pleasure of talking with Chris Jones about legacy. Chris is a social entrepreneur and writer and has been able to use his writing to process grief in his life during these past few years since his young son passed away. This is a very insightful conversation as Chris articulates how the storytelling process has helped him and others deal with difficult events in life. He invented a new game that uses storytelling called Spark that grew out of these experiences. Please check it out:...

Duration:00:25:28

Jay Height - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

2/17/2021
I was able to sit down with Jay Height who is the Executive Director of the Shepherd Community in Indianapolis, Indiana. Jay has had a fascinating education and great experience politically and is a community organizer and pastor. His calling is to serve the poor in his community. Jay explains he has had many diverse influences in his life from parents, pastors, coaches to teachers. The legacy that was created in his life will shape the next generation of people around him. This podcast...

Duration:00:23:09

Ryan Tritch - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

2/10/2021
It was a pleasure to interview Ryan Tritch in Nairobi, Kenya while he was working with Food for the Hungry who is a partner and client of our organization Strategic Applications International. Ryan talks about how he has was given a great legacy by his father and what he learned from him is helping him pass on a legacy to his own children. 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 will...

Duration:00:31:08

Ray Hance - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

2/3/2021
I had a chance to sit down with Ray Hance at his seven generation family farm in Canute, Oklahoma. Ray and his wife Vera are friends and former colleagues. Ray was my first pastor when I joined the church as a very young man. I was also his assistant pastor later on. Ray has left a great legacy for his family and the people in this community. I also had a chance to interview his wife Vera and his grandson Jordan Dages in other episodes of the Legacy Project. This podcast focuses on legacy,...

Duration:00:34:37

Vera Hance - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

1/27/2021
I had a chance to sit down and interview my long time friend, colleague and mentor Vera Hance in Canute, Oklahoma at the farm that has been in their family for seven generations. It was a perfect setting to talk about her legacy with her. Vera is also a mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She is a generous person who actively seeks to be kind to the people around her in many different ways. We were also able to interview her husband Ray and grandson Jordan Dages in other episodes of...

Duration:00:25:45

Kevin Ulmet - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

1/20/2021
I was able to sit down with Kevin Ulmet who is Senior Pastor at the Nashville First Church of the Nazarene. Kevin is a good friend and has been a collaborator of ours for our work in Kenya. Kevin is very articulate and beautifully explained the legacy that was passed down to him from his family and how he is intentionally passing a legacy on to his own family. 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...

Duration:00:43:40

Anne Welsh - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

1/13/2021
Today I had the pleasure to interview Anne Welsh of the Anne Welsh Salon in Alexandria, Virginia. I have gone to Anne to cut my hair for the past 25 years. She has become a good friend. I enjoyed chatting with Anne about how she works to intentionally care for her clients and staff. She is leaving a great legacy. 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 will consist of interviews with a...

Duration:00:23:37

Jordan Dages - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

1/6/2021
I had the pleasure of interviewing Jordan Dages in Canute, Oklahoma. Jordan teaches high school history in Kansas. Jordan comes from a great legacy. I have known his family since I was 14 years old. His grandparents and parents are both great friends. Jordan is also a dedicated teacher who is intentional about not only the academics but teaching important things such as empathy to his students. I enjoyed hearing about the legacy he has been leaving behind with his students and his...

Duration:00:22:37

Mike Mackey - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

12/30/2020
I had the pleasure of interviewing Mike Mackey who is the Director of Court Services for the Commonwealth of Virginia. I have known Mike for a number of years and I consider him a good friend. I worked with him on a gang task force in Alexandria, Virginia. Mike is originally from Boston and is a dedicated Boston sports fan but somehow cheers for the Pittsburgh Steelers. You can hear in this interview that Mike has a big heart and loves to help people and very practical ways. I was inspired...

Duration:00:30:15

Ron Copple - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

12/23/2020
Today I interview one of the few people who has known me since birth, my older brother Ron Copple. It was a privilege to sit down with Ron and talk about the great influence he has had in his life and the legacy he is leaving. We of course reminisced about our growing up years with some old stories. Ron is a husband and father and was a successful businessman in the State of Washington. He was also able to influence thousands of kids when he was the president of the Washington State Youth...

Duration:00:48:46

Catherine Young - The Legacy Project with Jim Copple

12/16/2020
I interviewed Catherine Young from Nairobi, Kenya while she was with us to help us on our police reform initiative. Catherine is from Oxford Analytica Foundation based out of the United Kingdom. In our interview she explains how the people in her life, growing up in the UK to American parents, greatly have influenced the mission for her life. She tells a fascinating story about how her family took in a gardener who became part of their family and was one of the influencers of her life. This...

Duration:00:36:44