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Raji Sankar

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 34: Raji Sankar

Raji Sankar is the co-founder of Choolaah, a new Indian restaurant in Pittsburgh’s East Liberty neighborhood. She co-founded restaurant development company Wholesome International in 2004,  co-founded and sold…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 33: Hollen Barmer

The inventor of the Pittsburgh Lenten Fish Fry Map, Hollen Barmer is a bit of a local celebrity in Pittsburgh. She talked with us about the tradition of…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 32: Beth Tarasi

Beth Tarasi is trying to turn the red Congressional district of PA-12 “blue.” The western Pennsylvania native (granddaughter of a coal miner and a steelworker, and daughter of an Army…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 30: Erika Strassburger

Erika Strassburger is the longtime chief of staff for city councilor Dan Gilman, and is running for his seat. She got the job by replying to a Facebook…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 29: Ginny Montanez

Virginia Montanez has been writing about Pittsburgh in some form or other for more than a decade, first with her blog PittGirl, which evolved into That’s Church, and later…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 28: Kate Dewey

Kate Dewey will soon depart the Forbes Funds after four years at the helm, but her career in nonprofits spans half a century.  She’s going to continue overseeing…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 27: Ashleigh Deemer

In November, Ashleigh Deemer co-founded the new political action committee Women for the Future of Pittsburgh along with outgoing City Councilor Natalia Rudiak, mayor-elect of Wilkinsburg Marita Garrett…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 26: Sara Innamorato

Sara Innamorato, owner of Innamo Co. is the cofounder of She Runs Southwestern Pa., one of many organizations focused on getting more women to run for office.  Pennsylvania ranks…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 25: Sarika Goulatia

  Sarika Goulatia is a sculptor/installation artist who comes to Pittsburgh by way of Gorakhpur, India. She has a Bachelors and Masters degree in textiles at the National Institute…

The Broadcast Podcast | Episode 24: Joy KMT

Joy KMT is founder of the Tabernacle of Immaculate Perception, a performing and healing arts group for women of color. She is also co-founder of Ujamaa Collective, an organization…