Jeffrey M. Zucker

S4E6 (episode 36): Dr. Amanda Reiman on Drug Policy, Cannabis, Psychedelics, and More

In this episode, Amanda and Jeffrey discuss cannabis data, drug policy, psychedelics, growing your own medicine, social work, sportscasting, failing out of college, web3, and more. People are the Answer is a podcast on social impacts, entrepreneurship, philanthropy and much more. Amanda Reiman is Vice President of Public Policy Research for New Frontier Data and…

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S4E5 (episode 35): Eli Dourado on Increasing Innovation and Economic Growth

Eli and Jeffrey discuss Eli’s life and career journey, increasing innovation and economic growth, and his massive efforts and impact in internet, energy, and aerospace policies, among other sectors in this podcast episode of People are The Answer, the podcast on philanthropy, entrepreneurship, social impacts and much more… Eli Dourado is a senior research fellow…

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S4E4 (episode 34): Maggie Lin on Immigrating Into Foster Care and Exiting the System

People are The Answer is a podcast on social impacts, philanthropy, and much more. In this episode, Maggie and Jeffrey discuss her immigration to the US as a child and her struggles through the foster care system. Maggie also discusses how she ended up at Dartmouth College, her philosophy background, her years living in India…

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S4E3 (episode 33): Harley Blakeman on Homelessness, Creating Job Opportunities for Fellow People With Convictions and More

People are the Answer is a podcast on social impacts, social entrepreneurship, and more. In this episode, Harley and Jeffrey discuss Harley becoming homeless as a teenager, turning to drugs, spending over a year in prison, and his journey through education and founding a company that helps creating job opportunities for people with convictions. Harley…

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S4E2 (episode 32): Douglas Berman on Social Impact, the Human Element of Criminal Justice and Drug Policy

In this episode of People are the Answer, Doug Berman and Jeffrey M. Zucker discuss the social impact and human elements of criminal justice and drug policy. Doug takes you through his career journey, and much more… Professor Douglas A. Berman is Newton D. Baker-Baker & Hostetler Chair in Law at The Ohio State University…

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S4E1 (episode 31): Rabbi Dr. Ari Sytner on Grieving, Counseling, Kidney Donation, and More…

Rabbi Ari Sytner and Jeffrey M. Zucker discuss Ari’s career and life journey from becoming a Rabbi to becoming a couples counselor, grieving, and much more on this episode of People are the Answer, the podcast on social entrepreneurship, social justice, social impacts, and nonprofits. Rabbi Dr. Ari Sytner is a passionate marriage therapist, licensed…

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S3E10 (episode 30): Dr. Michael Barnes on Teaching, Ed Tech, and Investing Part of Your Rent, and More…

In this feel-good episode of People are the Answer, a podcast on social entrepreneurship, philanthropy and more; Michael Barnes and Jeffrey M. Zucker discuss his teaching journey from teacher to founder, exiting TeacherTalent, starting Viva app, and his incredible learnings along the way… Major discussion of Viva Fund begins at 59:22 Michael Barnes is the…

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S3E9 (episode 29): Todd Rose on Individuality and Collective Illusions

In this episode of People are the Answer, a podcast on social entrepreneurship, social impact and more, Todd Rose and Jeffrey M. Zucker discusses individuality, going from failing out of high school to becoming a Harvard professor, collective illusions, the importance of social trust, and much more… Todd Rose is the cofounder and president of…

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S3E8 (episode 28): Justin Kahn on Positive Change, the Importance of a Legal Defense Plan and More

In this episode of People Are the Answer, a podcast for positive change, Justin Kahn and Jeffrey M. Zucker discusses Justin’s career journey, growing up adjacent to the VA system, and the process of starting, and exiting, the telehealth company TruClinic. We dive deeper into his current endeavors in personal liability insurance, his cat that…

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S3E7 (episode 27): Veronica Wright on the Importance of Drug Legalization, Drug Policy Reform and More

In this episode of People are the Answer, Veronica Wright and Jeffrey M. Zucker discuss the importance of drug policy reform and legalization. Veronica dives into her career path, how she changed her mind on drugs, and why they should be legal. Other topics include balancing her 9-5 with her nonprofit work, and much more……

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