Naked Conversations

Naked Conversations


Latest Episodes

EP56: Being an Immigrant-Doctor-Mom-Activist: One Amazing Woman’s Story with Sanam Roder DeWan
July 02, 2019

Today’s guest is truly one of my favorite people in the world.  We’ve been friends since we were neighbors in the dorms our first year in college.  She captured my heart quickly with her brilliance and passion for service (as well as her...

EP55: Becoming a Better Advocate, Ally, and Leader
June 11, 2019

Season 3 is HERE!   Here’s what I want to get into in season 3 Courageous curiosity Hard questions and big problems  Honestly, I don’t know exactly what it’s going to look like, because this is a creative project. I’m making it...

EP54: Better Sex with Jessa Zimmerman
February 05, 2019

I invited Jessa to be a guest on the show because I think it’s important to talk about topics that can be hard to talk about.  For women, sex seems to often fall into this category of somewhat “taboo” topics.  I was curious about the...

EP53: Exhale to Inhale: Empowering Survivors with Zoe LePage
January 23, 2019

One of my closest friends has been on the board of Exhale to Inhale for years.  As someone who is passionate about women’s rights and leadership, who loves yoga, and who has supported teen survivors as a school counselor, I’ve been inspired...

EP52: How’s it going? How I pause, reflect, and create the new year
January 01, 2019

We’re really not given much permission to slow down and think about how our life is actually going. We’re taught to keep going, doing, being busy.  It’s almost a badge of honor to be overwhelmed – it means you have a full life. But the...

EP51: Chai for Charity: Doing BIG work and raising a family with Natasha Wright
December 11, 2018

I met today’s guest in an elevator and we’ve been friends ever since.  It sounds absurd, and it’s completely true.  I was immediately drawn to Natasha’s smile, big-heartedness, and brilliance. She’s incredibly humble-  while...

EP50: The Conscious Professional: Transform Your Life at Work with Jessica Hartung
December 04, 2018

I had the privilege of meeting Jessica about a year ago at a large women’s leadership conference. She was grounded, big-hearted, and wise.  Since then, I’ve had the opportunity to get to know her and her work more fully, and I continue to be...

EP49: 5 Ways to Feel Grateful (even when it’s hard) and Real Readings from My Own Journal
November 20, 2018

It’s Thanksgiving week in the U.S.  For me, this holiday is a reason to gather with people I love, leisurely eat, talk, laugh, and connect.  I always feel a deep and real sense of gratitude on this day - aware of how much richness I have...

EP48: Starting a Movement, Loving Our Bodies, and Boldly Leading with Dr. Melody Moore
November 06, 2018

This Fall, I attended a beautiful event with a bunch of leaders from various industries, whose work has common theme of positive social impact. On the first evening, at the “meet and greet” gathering, I had the special opportunity to spend time...

EP47: 4 Ways to Have Amazing Relationships and Big Impact
October 30, 2018

This is a conversation about how you show up in the world, build your relationships, and make the impact you want to make. We humans are messy, lovely, amazing beings. We’re not meant to live in isolation, but in collaboration and connection. Your...