Guest 1: Steve Redfearn, Owner and CEO of Redfearn & Associates, an award-winning event production company, discusses how his nationally recognized experience as a music producer has enabled him to make a successful transition over the past 10 years into the arena of producing high quality nonprofit charity events.

Guest 2: Jose Cruz, CEO of the San Diego Council on Literacy, is joined by his Board Chair, Nora Kenney-Whitley, and John Corcoran, author of The Reading Gap: Journey to Answers, to discuss the important work of the Council over the past 30+ years to make San Diego a more literate region. Corcoran, discusses the motivation behind his third book, while Kenney-Whitley talks about how literacy is being redefined in academia.

1 Redfearn & Associates
2 San Diego Council on Literacy