Category Archives: Education

3-8-2019 Rick King, Executive Vice President and COO Thomson Reuters

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video  Rick King, Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for the international Thomson Reuters Corporation, has long been a friend of “Access To Democracy,” and even served as guest … Continue reading

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2-22-2019 Bob Mokos

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video  A first time guest, Bob Mokos, shares his personal experience with gun violence and how it led to his activism with Moms Demand Action for Common Sense Gun Control. … Continue reading

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1-18-2019 Eagan Fire Department Chief Mike Scott

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Eagan Fire Chief Mike Scott first joined the department as soon as he turned eighteen. Now he heads a department of over 70 fire fighters, including 18 full … Continue reading

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1-18-2019 Dakota County Commissioner Joe Atkins

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Dakota County Commissioner Joe Atkins talks with guest host Holly Jenkins about how Dakota County is addressing mental health training for crisis intervention, engaging in partnerships to aid … Continue reading

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12-14-2018 Bill Raker

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Bill Raker, longtime CEO and President of Firefly Credit Union (the first benefactor of Access to Democracy program more a dozen years ago) is stepping down and retiring … Continue reading

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12-14-2018 Mordecai Specktor

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Mordecai Specktor is the editor and publisher of American Jewish World, a bi-weekly newspaper covering events in the Midwest and throughout Jewish communities worldwide. He recently took a … Continue reading

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12-7-2018 Rev. Dr. Gary Reierson

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Rev. Dr. Gary Reierson, who served for two decades as President of the Minneapolis Council of Churches, and then more recently, as Director of the Collegeville Institute where … Continue reading

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11-30-2018 Matt Goldman, Author

click below or watch on our youtube channel    share this video    Matt Goldman, has seen his life go full circle. Originally from Minnesota, he pursued a career as a stand-up comic. He then migrated to the West Coast where … Continue reading

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