Part 2 of our interview with Rochester Magazine editor, Steve Lange and Rochester community leader, Andre Crockett.
Joining the conversation this week are Rochester Magazine editor, Steve Lange and Rochester community leader, Andre Crockett, who shares their experiences this past year helping the community respond to COVID-19 and calls for social equity.
In this week's episode of The Other Side of the Table, Ken Henry and Chris Blade continue the conversation with Charlie Perkins, who shares his experiences as a freelance photographer for the Chicago Bulls during the Michael Jordan championship years from 1996-1999 and how his how his leadership roles at Mayo Clinic and other non-profit organizations provide opportunities for him to mentor young men and help them turn their lives around. The Other Side of the Table is available on Apple podcasts, Google Play, Spotify, and postbulletin.com/podcasts.
Joining the conversation this week is author, photographer, mentor and business leader, Charlie Perkins, who shares his experiences that enabled him to break out of a life of poverty in the south side of Chicago to become a leader at Mayo Clinic.
Joining the conversation this week is Rochester Community Liaison, Bud Whitehorn. As a former gang member and drug dealer, Bud's experiences with law enforcement, including incarceration, makes him uniquely qualified for a position bridging the divide between the Black community and the Rochester Police Department. With two recent shootings and one fatality, Bud talks about how the new Community Engagement Response Team is working to de-escalate conflicts and make the community safer.
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