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The Strategerist

George W. Bush Presidential Center

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The Strategerist

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George W. Bush Presidential Center

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What happens when you cross the 43rd President, late night sketch comedy, and interesting conversation? The inspiration behind The Strategerist– a podcast series highlighting the American spirit of leadership and compassion.

Latest Episodes

Hector Barreto - Entrepreneurship and Immigrants

Hector Barreto grew up in an entrepreneurial immigrant family that believed in hard work — his father even enrolled him in his "executive training program," which early on consisted of waiting tables in the family restaurant. That training must have taken hold, as Hector eventually headed up the small business administration in the Bush Administration and today serves as Chairman of the Latino Coalition.

31 minJUL 21
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Hector Barreto - Entrepreneurship and Immigrants

Bob Chapman - People-First Businesses

Many of us spend a majority of our waking hours at work -- and that stress often bleeds into our home lives. Bob Chapman, CEO of Barry Wehmiller -- which employs 12,000 people -- ardently believes that business leaders do themselves a disservice when they don’t put employees first. And yes, that does mean forgoing the old adage that the customer is number one.

29 minJUL 14
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Bob Chapman - People-First Businesses

Dr. Juliet Garcia - The Richness of the Texas-Mexico Border

Dr. Juliet Garcia is a product of the Texas-Mexico border. She was born in Brownsville, Texas, to parents who diligently saved $10 at a time to make sure she got a college education. Not only did she get that education, she eventually became the first Mexican-American female to head a U.S. college or university. Dr. Garcia tells us stories from a childhood in South Texas, and shares lessons she learned while heading up a border university.

37 minJUL 7
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Dr. Juliet Garcia - The Richness of the Texas-Mexico Border

Tom Luce - Education, Opportunity, and Civil Rights

Tom Luce's long career has taken quite a few turns: from private sector lawyer (where he once escorted the Magna Carta across the Atlantic as a carry-on), to state government, to national education policy, and now to the non-profit sector. At each turn, he has stayed committed to a core belief: all Americans deserve opportunities brought through a quality education.

49 minJUN 30
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Tom Luce - Education, Opportunity, and Civil Rights

Pastors Bryan Carter and Jeff Warren - A Conversation on Race

Pastor Bryan Carter and Pastor Jeff Warren represent churches from opposite sides of Dallas but have formed a friendship based on all the things that they have in common. And when their hometown has needed unifying voices, these two have stepped up — directly addressing race and equality.

54 minJUN 18
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Pastors Bryan Carter and Jeff Warren - A Conversation on Race

Clayton and Ellen Kershaw - Baseball, Leadership, and Giving Back

Three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw and his high-school sweetheart and now wife, Ellen, split time between their native home of Dallas and their adopted home of Los Angeles. And through the lens of their nonprofit, Kershaw’s Challenge, they’ve seen both communities rise up to try to help.

20 minMAY 26
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Clayton and Ellen Kershaw - Baseball, Leadership, and Giving Back

Mark Suzman - Leading the Gates Foundation Fight Against Coronavirus

Bill and Melinda Gates are known as the impatient optimists. Mark Suzman, CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is leading the organization as it goes all-in on helping find ways to fight the coronavirus — and he’s more than optimistic about the progress.

27 minMAY 19
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Mark Suzman - Leading the Gates Foundation Fight Against Coronavirus

Anne Chow - Keeping People Connected

As CEO of AT&T Business, Anne Chow is leading an organization that is playing a big role in many of our daily lives. And she is doing so from a place of optimism about what the world can accomplish when we work together.

28 minMAY 12
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Anne Chow - Keeping People Connected

William McNulty - Veterans with a New Mission

Just because a veteran has left active duty military service doesn’t mean that they’ve given up their sense of duty. As communities struggle with the far-reaching effects of COVID-19, Team Rubicon volunteers are building field hospitals, delivering food to neighborhoods in need, and doing everything they can to help. Team Rubicon USA co-founder William McNulty talks about how a mission to help Haiti after their earthquake turned into a global-reaching nonprofit.

23 minMAY 5
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William McNulty - Veterans with a New Mission

Sherrie Westin - Sesame Street's Work Around the World

Sesame Street has been using its special brand of magic to teach kids everywhere important lessons for decades. Today, we go behind the scenes of Sesame Street with Sherrie Westin, President of Social Impact and Philanthropy for Sesame Workshop.

36 minAPR 28
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Sherrie Westin - Sesame Street's Work Around the World

Latest Episodes

Hector Barreto - Entrepreneurship and Immigrants

Hector Barreto grew up in an entrepreneurial immigrant family that believed in hard work — his father even enrolled him in his "executive training program," which early on consisted of waiting tables in the family restaurant. That training must have taken hold, as Hector eventually headed up the small business administration in the Bush Administration and today serves as Chairman of the Latino Coalition.

31 minJUL 21
Comments
Hector Barreto - Entrepreneurship and Immigrants

Bob Chapman - People-First Businesses

Many of us spend a majority of our waking hours at work -- and that stress often bleeds into our home lives. Bob Chapman, CEO of Barry Wehmiller -- which employs 12,000 people -- ardently believes that business leaders do themselves a disservice when they don’t put employees first. And yes, that does mean forgoing the old adage that the customer is number one.

29 minJUL 14
Comments
Bob Chapman - People-First Businesses

Dr. Juliet Garcia - The Richness of the Texas-Mexico Border

Dr. Juliet Garcia is a product of the Texas-Mexico border. She was born in Brownsville, Texas, to parents who diligently saved $10 at a time to make sure she got a college education. Not only did she get that education, she eventually became the first Mexican-American female to head a U.S. college or university. Dr. Garcia tells us stories from a childhood in South Texas, and shares lessons she learned while heading up a border university.

37 minJUL 7
Comments
Dr. Juliet Garcia - The Richness of the Texas-Mexico Border

Tom Luce - Education, Opportunity, and Civil Rights

Tom Luce's long career has taken quite a few turns: from private sector lawyer (where he once escorted the Magna Carta across the Atlantic as a carry-on), to state government, to national education policy, and now to the non-profit sector. At each turn, he has stayed committed to a core belief: all Americans deserve opportunities brought through a quality education.

49 minJUN 30
Comments
Tom Luce - Education, Opportunity, and Civil Rights

Pastors Bryan Carter and Jeff Warren - A Conversation on Race

Pastor Bryan Carter and Pastor Jeff Warren represent churches from opposite sides of Dallas but have formed a friendship based on all the things that they have in common. And when their hometown has needed unifying voices, these two have stepped up — directly addressing race and equality.

54 minJUN 18
Comments
Pastors Bryan Carter and Jeff Warren - A Conversation on Race

Clayton and Ellen Kershaw - Baseball, Leadership, and Giving Back

Three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw and his high-school sweetheart and now wife, Ellen, split time between their native home of Dallas and their adopted home of Los Angeles. And through the lens of their nonprofit, Kershaw’s Challenge, they’ve seen both communities rise up to try to help.

20 minMAY 26
Comments
Clayton and Ellen Kershaw - Baseball, Leadership, and Giving Back

Mark Suzman - Leading the Gates Foundation Fight Against Coronavirus

Bill and Melinda Gates are known as the impatient optimists. Mark Suzman, CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is leading the organization as it goes all-in on helping find ways to fight the coronavirus — and he’s more than optimistic about the progress.

27 minMAY 19
Comments
Mark Suzman - Leading the Gates Foundation Fight Against Coronavirus

Anne Chow - Keeping People Connected

As CEO of AT&T Business, Anne Chow is leading an organization that is playing a big role in many of our daily lives. And she is doing so from a place of optimism about what the world can accomplish when we work together.

28 minMAY 12
Comments
Anne Chow - Keeping People Connected

William McNulty - Veterans with a New Mission

Just because a veteran has left active duty military service doesn’t mean that they’ve given up their sense of duty. As communities struggle with the far-reaching effects of COVID-19, Team Rubicon volunteers are building field hospitals, delivering food to neighborhoods in need, and doing everything they can to help. Team Rubicon USA co-founder William McNulty talks about how a mission to help Haiti after their earthquake turned into a global-reaching nonprofit.

23 minMAY 5
Comments
William McNulty - Veterans with a New Mission

Sherrie Westin - Sesame Street's Work Around the World

Sesame Street has been using its special brand of magic to teach kids everywhere important lessons for decades. Today, we go behind the scenes of Sesame Street with Sherrie Westin, President of Social Impact and Philanthropy for Sesame Workshop.

36 minAPR 28
Comments
Sherrie Westin - Sesame Street's Work Around the World
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