Real Talk with Ru Podcast

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Ep. 41: No Experience is a Bad Experience

Tia Pearl is a 30 year old Professional Women’s WCMX  (wheelchair motorcross) athlete who is preparing to also ...

Ep. 40: 2020 Happy New Day

Happy 2020!  How do you feel?  Any different?  Have you been killing it with your goals?  Are you ...

Ep. 39: On a Mother Level

Denise Hnytka is a news anchor for WQAD News 8 in the Quad Cities. Denise got her first ...

Ep. 38: Woman in Leadership – Changing the Narrative

Caitlin Russell is the Senior Vice President at Russell Construction.  She joined the Russell team in 2009 as ...

Ep. 37: Feeling Safe Again After Gun Violence

As an aspiring dancer, Nurjahan Boulden was shot with an assault rifle in a random attack when she ...

Ep. 36: Your Biggest Source of Pain is your Biggest Source of Joy

Brandon Carleton is the author of the book titled, "Meaningful Again:  How One Pastor Questioned Everything & Found ...

Ep. 35: A Call to Serve – Oppression and Injustice

Andrea Ranae is a coach, facilitator and a writer.   She is deeply committed to supporting others in making ...

Ep. 34: Finding Your Shine

Rachelle Karstens serves as the President at Briar Cliff University.  A compassionate and proven leader with a background ...

Ep. 33: A Journey Into Joy

In January 2019, THE Market was founded where Katie is bringing Market vendors, makers and curators into one ...

Episode 32: The Shift

Samara Zelniker is dedicated to helping others transform into their healthiest versions of themselves.  Samara's story to health ...