Leadership Montana Podcast Episodes

LISTEN FIRST MONTANA

Listen first. It is what all great leaders do.

Introducing Leadership Montana’s podcast ‘Listen First Montana’ launching in the fall of 2020. Join us as we journey across our great state in search of connection and inspiration through stories of triumph over adversity. Hear dynamic Montana leaders share how they have leaned into listening to more deeply understand each other, themselves, and this place we call home. Listeners will leave refreshed, motivated, and ready for more.

Listen First Montana is hosted by Eric Halverson and Chantel Schieffer.

Special thanks to Scott Gudger for the jazzy rendition of the Montana state song. Scott is a member of our 2016 class and a gifted musician.

Podcast Episodes

Preview Episode

October 5, 2020

Introducing Leadership Montana’s podcast ‘Listen First Montana’ launching in the fall of 2020.

Episode 1:
Chantel Schieffer

October 15, 2020

In this episode, Eric and Chantel set the stage for the Listen First Montana podcast series.

Episode 2:
Major Robinson

October 15, 2020

In this episode, Eric interviews Major Robinson, a creative design and production professional…

Episode 3:
Jake Feddes

October 28, 2020

Jake Feddes was raised in Manhattan, Montana on the Feddes Red Angus Ranch and…

Episode 4:
Michael Sanderson

November 12, 2020

In this episode, Chantel interviews Michael Sanderson, President/CEO of Sanderson…

Episode 5:
Courtney McKee

November 25, 2020

In this episode, Eric and Courtney talk about what it means for leaders to adapt…

Episode 6:
Leslie Messer

December 9, 2020

In this episode, Leslie Messer shares her personal experience with COVID-19, her…

Episode 7:
Marci McLean

December 30, 2020

In this episode, Chantel visits with Marci McLean about bridging racial divides in…

Episode 8:
Dusty Eaton

January 19, 2021

In this episode, Dusty and Chantel talk about creating impact, investing in…

Episode 9:
2021 Montana Legislature

February 10, 2021

In this special episode of Listen First Montana, Chantel and Eric visit the State Capitol…

Episode 10:
Leonard Malin

February 24, 2021

In this episode, Eric visits with Leonard Malin about what it means to “do the work”…

Episode 11:
Samuel Enemy-Hunter

March 10, 2021

In this episode, Chantel talks with actor, artist, and activist Samuel Enemy-Hunter…

Episode 12:
Kris Carpenter

March 23, 2021

In this episode, Eric talks with Billings business owner and community builder Kris Carpenter…

Episode 13:
Misty Kuhl

April 14, 2021

In this episode, Chantel visits with Misty Kuhl, newly appointed as the Director of Indian Affairs…

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