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Every week on the Peculiar People Podcast, we highlight one of the rising generation of achievers who are influencing LDS culture whether they are Mormon or not. These are often people you have heard of, but perhaps never heard from. The Peculiar People Podcast covers everything from society and cultural stereotypes to literature, movies, relationships and everything in between, never taking itself too seriously. Introduce yourself to the Peculiar People with all of their talents and flaws - they happen to be just like you.

Every week on the Peculiar People Podcast, we highlight one of the rising generation of achievers who are influencing LDS culture whether they are Mormon or not. These are often people you have heard of, but perhaps never heard from. The Peculiar People Podcast covers everything from society and cultural stereotypes to literature, movies, relationships and everything in between, never taking itself too seriously. Introduce yourself to the Peculiar People with all of their talents and flaws - they happen to be just like you.
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Every week on the Peculiar People Podcast, we highlight one of the rising generation of achievers who are influencing LDS culture whether they are Mormon or not. These are often people you have heard of, but perhaps never heard from. The Peculiar People Podcast covers everything from society and cultural stereotypes to literature, movies, relationships and everything in between, never taking itself too seriously. Introduce yourself to the Peculiar People with all of their talents and flaws - they happen to be just like you.

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Episodes

Episode 35: Ryan Ogden - Revive Humanity

6/13/2018
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Ryan Ogden is from Richfield, Utah and is the Executive Director of Revive Humanity. He graduated from Utah Valley University with a communication degree and loves to do just that, COMMUNICATE. Either in Tagalog, Spanish, or English he loves to interact and be with people. After a two year mission for his Church in the Philippines he founded and became the Executive Director of Philippine Improvement Group (This is a 501(c)3 charitable organization that leads the way to improvement by...

Duration:00:55:43

Episode 34: Kimmi Wernli - Crazy Richard's PB

5/24/2018
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Kimmi Wernli is the President and owner of Crazy Richard's Peanut Butter Co., who's peanut related products range from Peanut butter to almond butter to cashew butter and much more. As a second-generation business owner of Crazy Richard’s Peanut Butter, Kimmi is a leader in the peanut industry and a successful woman entrepreneur. She is a mom of four who values the importance of feeding children and families foods in their natural form. She values her faith above all else and instills...

Duration:01:08:21

Episode 33: Michael S Sorensen

5/17/2018
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Michael S Sorensen is a marketing executive by day and a best-selling author and personal-development junkie by night. Michael's award winning book, I Hear You, was published in 2017 and is consistently the #1 selling book in multiple categories. Michael is from Provo, Utah and has spent years studying effective communication skills including that of Validation, which his book is based upon. Michael is also an optimist who believes that opportunities for growth, success, and happiness are...

Duration:00:56:25

Episode 32: BREEA + CODY @tellthebirds

5/7/2018
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Breea and Cody Bringham are newlyweds, influencers, entrepreneurs and most importantly filmmakers! They describe their films as small snippets of life's most important moments. Their films are all set to incredible soundtracks and utilize slow motion. Breea and Cody have also started vlogging on YouTube where they have documented their story as well as the trials of their engagement, renovating a house together, their many travels and even a film about Cody getting a haircut! Through these...

Duration:01:08:03

Episode 31: Andy Proctor @morehappylife

4/24/2018
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Andy Proctor is a Blogger, Academic and Positive Psychology activist. For the past few years, Andy has dedicated his life to the study of Happiness and the never ending pursuit we all have to live happy lives. Throughout his journey, he has spent time seeking out the experts in this field, attaining a deep understanding of the science behind the theories, putting them into practice in his own life and sharing his learnings with the world. Andy's Blog, Morehappylife provides people with...

Duration:01:04:19

Episode 30: Heidi Tucker - Award Winning Author/Speaker

4/12/2018
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Heidi Tucker is an author, speaker, wife, mother and grandmother from Phoenix, Arizona. Heidi won a 2018 Illumination Award for her new release Servie’s Song. She also won a similar award for her first inspirational book Finding Hope in the Journey in 2017. Her passion for writing and speaking about light and hope has inspired thousands. Heidi is known as a great storyteller who believes that every story not only teaches a gospel principle, but can make you feel it. She has inspired many...

Duration:00:52:19

Episode 29: Morgan Jones - Journalist/Blogger/web producer for DeseretNews.com

4/5/2018
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Morgan Jones is a journalist, blogger and editor who began writing for DeseretNews.com as an intern in 2014. She has since published more than 350 stories. Jones is a passionate storyteller and loves having the opportunity to share stories that deserve to be told. a North Carolina Native, Jones attended BYU, graduating with a degree in Public Relations in 2012. After a short career in Public Relations, Morgan transitioned into a career in Journalism (which is her passion) after responding...

Duration:01:20:46

Episode 27: Kirby Heyborne

3/21/2018
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Kirby Heyborne is an American actor, musician, singer-songwriter, narrator and comedian. He is known for his work in The Three Stooges and LDS films. Heyborne has also worked extensively as an audiobook narrator. He lives and works in Southern California with his wife and 3 children where he is acting, doing improv, narrating audiobooks and serving multiple callings in his local LDS community. On this episode, Nate and Kirby chat about his humble beginnings at battle of the bands, meeting...

Duration:01:15:35

Episode 21: Al Carraway

2/5/2018
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Al Carraway is an LDS convert, writer, multi-award-winning speaker, and author to best-selling book, "More Than the Tattooed Mormon," and "Cheers to Eternity!". Originally from New York, she now lives in Utah with her husband, Ben, and her two kids, Gracie and Christian. Her passion it is to tell everyone that happiness exists, and it comes from the gospel of Jesus Christ. She has won multiple awards for her work including the 2016 — Woman + Biz Award and the 2014 — Donald C. Sloan Speech...

Duration:01:06:04