ABOUT THE SHOW

Rooted in friendship, The Illuminate Podcast shares the perspectives of those working to spread light in their communities, families, and the world at large. We hope that the glow of these stories will brighten your day and inspire you to share your light with those around you.

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Episode 108: Rachelle Kuramoto and “Keeping People at the Center of Purpose”

Ready to talk about Dr. Maya Angelou, Ben and Jerry’s, and Patagonia all in one dynamite conversation? In this conversation with Rachelle Kuramoto, a brand and content guru who is committed to “bring out the best in other people” through brand development, innovation, and leadership, we explore how to tell your story, why it is … more »

Episode 107: Book Club with The Illuminate Podcast

Hi friends! In this episode of the Illuminate Podcast your hosts are bringing you a book club discussion on the book “Educated” by Tara Westover. We are really excited to bring you this monthly book club series that will be published on our new patreon page and wanted to give you a taste of it … more »

Episode 106: Ellie Sanazaro- Image Bearer

In 2016, Ellie’s world was forever changed when her daughter was born without the chromosomal disorder doctors had told her to expect. When her second daughter was 6 months old, Ellie and her husband began the adoption process to adopt a child with Down syndrome. A little while later, they adopted their son, Finn, who … more »

MEET YOUR HOSTS

Kristin Srour, MBA

Kristin is VP of Social Purpose + Sustainability at Golin. She’s wife to George and mom to Gabe and Jude. She is passionate about social justice, global health equity, building community and loves running, a perfect cup of coffee and traveling to new corners of the world.

Emma Benner

Wherever there’s outdoor fitness, that’s where Emma thrives. You can find her running, rollerblading and hiking in the mountains — that is, whenever she’s not volunteering with amazing nonprofit organizations.

Lindsey Hein

Lindsey is passionate about sharing stories through podcasting! She’s a16-time marathoner and running coach who loves helping runners achieve big goals. She’s also a mom of four, an avid reader, and the founder of SandyBoy Productions.

Emily Burch

A collegiate music professor and choir director, Emmy loves connecting people and sharing stories. When not hosting podcasts or teaching classes, you’ll find her reading, running, or pacing marathons.

Mariam Muzaffar

It’s been a long road for Lindsey since high school cross country! Today she’s a 16-time marathoner and an RRCA coach who loves helping runners achieve big goals. She’s also a mom of four, an avid reader, and the founder of SandyBoy Productions.

Where to begin

Shayna Sangster- The Other Side of Fear

Follow along on Shayna Sangster’s incredible journey, from a lifetime of athletics to her current position as Director of Marketing for the Indiana Fever.

Liz Bohannon – Opportunity Lives out on the Dance Floor

What does it mean to truly live your passion? For Liz Bohannon, the journey began with a letter of resignation and a one-way plane ticket to Uganda.

Farah Nanji- Finding Your Own Way

Diagnosed with a developmental coordination disorder as a teen, Farah Nanji has never let her diagnosis set her limits. Today she’s an entrepreneur in two industries that rely heavily on motor coordination.

Tina Beauvais- Be Kind, Live Kind

Disability Inclusion Educator Tina Beauvais is working toward a better world for her daughter and other children with special needs. The key? Simple human kindness.

The Muzaffar Sisters – Owning this Moment

In the face of the pandemic, three New York sisters stepped up to empower a community in need. Today, they’re inspiring women to step up in their own lives.

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