award-winning educator, mental health advocate, social entrepreneur, inspirational speaker, author/writer, program executive, and radio host

10/13/15        Rebecca G. Pontikes          Pontikes Law, LLC                                                             Posted                     Pending

9/29/15       Dr. J. Phillip London          Executive Chairman/Chairman of the Board, CACI          Posted                     Posted    

10/27/15        Alex Merritt                      Founder and Host, Dessert & Discussion                         Posted                     Pending

10/20/15        Karen L. Bune                   Domestic Violence and Victims' Rights Advocate            Posted                     Pending

10/6/15       Dr. Patricia J. Harned         Ethics & Compliance Initiative (ECI)                                Posted                     Unavailable

Always remember... Your candle is fueled from within, so don't let anyone reduce or block the fuel to maximize its brightness.

9/22/15        Bela Gandhi                       Founder and President, Smart Dating Academy              Posted                     Posted

9/15/15        William McBorrough        Co-Founder/Managing Principal, MCGlobalTech             Posted                     Posted

9/8/15          Dave Oberting                  Executive Director, Economic Growth DC Foundation     Posted                     Posted

9/1/15      DeShawn Robinson-Chew   Founder, She-EO, LLC / She-EO Academy                       Posted                     Posted       

8/25/15        Jeff Stovall                         Chief Information Officer, City of Charlotte, NC              Posted                     Delayed

8/18/15        Ryan Ryskamp                  "Returning Citizen" & Mission Launch, Inc. Fellow         Posted                     Posted

8/11/15        Dr. Robert Simmons III     Chief Innovation & Research, DC Public Schools              Posted                     Posted

8/4/15        Jasmine Stringer                Founder & Principal "Carpe Diem with Jasmine"             Posted                    Posted

7/28/15       Sharon Tindall                    Underground Railroad Quilt Code Maker                          Posted                    Posted

7/21/15        Charles Britt                       Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)         Posted                    Posted

7/14/15        Barry Gribble                      Award-Winning Writer / Director                                     Posted                    Posted 

7/7/15         Kier "Junior" Spates          Ambassador, Sickle Cell Disease Assoc. of America          Posted                    Posted

6/30/15        Beth Jannery                       Author / Former Journalist / Journalism Director            Posted                   Posted

6/23/15        Christine Holt                     NOVA's Dean of Academic Administration                       Posted                   Posted

6/16/15        Nikeya Young                     Actress / Recording Artist / Motivational Speaker            Posted                   Posted

6/9/15          Lisa / Todd Messegee        Personal Script to $1.6M Made For TV Movie                   Posted                   Posted

6/2/15          Bill Bouie                            Importance of Giving-Back to the Community                Posted                   Posted

5/26/15        Marquita Miller                  Author, "Faithpreneur"                                                     Posted                   Posted

5/19/15         Kristen Cane                       Jail Services and Benefits of Volunteering                        Posted                   Posted

5/5/15           N/A                                     Introduction of Show and Host                                         N/A                      Posted

5/12/15         Rushion McDonald             Brand Management / Neighborhood Awards                   Posted                   Posted

Date            Guest                                        Topic                                                                              Press Release        Recording

"Beyond Just Talk with S. L. Young" debuted on WOL DC News Talk 1450 AM on 5/5/15.  However, it's now on WERA 96.7 FM in Arlington, VA on Sunday nights from 8 - 10 p.m. EST (starting on 7/24/16).  My show will be "live" starting on Sunday, 10/16/16.  Past shows broadcast on WERA are posted to Mixcloud:

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