Columbus Perspective Interviews

Catch up on guests you may have missed from previous episodes of Columbus Perspective.

Columbus Perspective Interviews

Dr. Anahi Ortiz – November 15, 2020

Dr. Anahi Ortiz, the Franklin County Coroner, discusses drug overdose deaths.

State Representative Brigid Kelly

Dave James was joined by State Representative Brigid Kelly (D-Cincinnati), who is a co-sponsor of HB 194, which would allow betting on sports in Ohio, including college games.  It has been approved by the Ohio House and

Dawn Anderson Butcher with LifeSports

Dawn Anderson Butcher with LifeSports at Ohio State University.  In this interview she talks about the history of the program, which is aimed at getting underprivileged youth engaged in sports, positive energy, engagement and social skill development

Dr. Mysheika Roberts – February 16, 2020

Dr. Mysheika Roberts, Health Commissioner for the City of Columbus, discusses the opioid crisis.

Chad Jester – November 3, 2019

Chad Jester, President of The Nationwide Foundation, discusses the Denial Ohio campaign, which Nationwide helped to spearhead.

Alisha Nelson – August 25, 2019

Alisha Nelson, Director of RecoveryOhio – an initiative started by the Governor aimed at tackling opioid addiction.

Steve Lawrence – June 16, 2019

Steve Lawrence, Senior VP of Independent Sales; and Jessie Cannon, VP of Community Relations with Cardinal Health, discuss a program started by Cardinal Health 10 years ago called Generation Rx – which includes material that any group

Scott Williams – February 24, 2019

Scott Williams, CEO of Ohio Realtors, discusses his organization’s involvement with Ohio Opioid Education Alliance.

David Royer – November 18, 2018

David Royer, CEO of the ADMH Board of Franklin County, discusses the opioid crisis.