SEASON 1: EPISODE 44

LINDA THOMPSON

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On this episode, we’re talking to Linda Thompson. She was selected by New Hanover County to lead its new Office of Diversity and Equity. The new department was announced in June. Thompson came from the Wilmington Police Department where she last served as Diversity and Inclusion Officer. We talk about the meaning of equity, how she feels like she was called to the job, and her plan to build the department’s goals around feedback from the county’s employees and citizens.

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TERRI EVERETT

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In this episode, I’m talking to Terri Everett, a Wilmington resident and write-in candidate for…

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KEMP BURDETTE

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On this episode, we’re talking to Kemp Burdette, the Cape Fear River Keeper. We talk…

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FOOD COUNCIL

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On this episode, we’re talking to Sarah Daniels with the Cape Fear Food Council. The…

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AUDREY HART

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On this episode, we’re talking to Audrey Hart, director of the New Hanover Disaster Coalition,…

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TRACEY & GIRARD NEWKIRK

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In this episode of Community Voice we’re talking with Tracey and Girard Newkirk about the…

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STEPUP

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In this episode, we’re talking to Sean Bynum, operations director for StepUp Wilmington, a nonprofit…

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