Leaving a Legacy with Michael Cates
Michael Cates dives into stories with individuals and professionals who have diverse and unique backgrounds in an endeavor to better understand what legacy means. For some it can be tied to a mission to better the world, and for others it can mean leaving minimal trace. Join us in conversations that intended to explore and challenge our patterns of thinking when it comes to the purpose behind our actions.
J Dart - Entrepreneurial conservationist40:08
In this episode, J and I discuss his experiences as a leader in the non-profit and for profit landscapes. Going from building his own company from the ground up to leading the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, J shares his insights into business culture and leadership. We also talk about how J currently uses this expertise to help nurture and guide other businesses to the next level.
Eugene Ferraro - Becoming and author37:00
Eugene Ferraro is a man of many stories and interesting life events. In this episode, we take the time to explore his journey as an author, and discuss how others might also begin to write. From his time growing up on Staten Island working on a fishing boat, his years as a Naval Aviator, and eventually his career as a fraud investigator, Gene has plethora of life experience to draw on. Listen in to this conversation with a fascinating individual.
Victoria Vorwald - Rural Medicine28:45
In this episode with Student Doctor Victoria Vorwald, we discuss her passion for bringing medical expertise to rural populations. We discuss how she got involved in the rural medical program at CU Anschutz Medical Campus, and how she hopes to see to its continued growth.
Brad Buchanan - Balancing Rural and Urban Ambitions31:37
In this conversation, Brad and I discuss the progression of his career as a successful urban principal architect and city planner to CEO of the National Western Center Authority and rancher of grass fed beef at the Flying B Bar Ranch. Through this discussion we delve into how Brad and his family have worked to leave the world a better place through both an urban and rural lens.
George Gore Jr., CLU ChFC CFP28:14
Listen in on my conversation with George Gore, a life and disability insurance expert. We explore solutions for business owners looking to protect business continuity as well as available solutions for UHNW individuals who would like to leave charitable contributions as well as multi-generation wealth transfers.