From Idea to Impact Podcast

Conversation's with today's changemakers

Conversation's with today's changemakers

Every day, the Arabella Advisors team gets to work with a wide range of remarkable people who are helping to change the world for the better. Our goal with this podcast is to create a space where these changemakers and leaders can talk about their work, struggles, successes, challenges, and hopes for the future. We’re confident you’ll find them as inspiring as we do.

Marcus Walton and Grantmakers for Effective Organizations

In the latest episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast, Kim Walker, Arabella’s Head of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, talked with Marcus Walton, President and CEO of Grantmakers for Effective Organizations. Marcus shared his experiences about what our world, and philanthropy, need to move forward.

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Kelli King-Jackson and the Simmons Foundation

In the latest episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast series, Arabella Managing Director, Jeremy Gregg, spoke to Kelli King-Jackson, Vice President of Programs and Community Engagement at The Simmons Foundation. Kelli shared about her life, her teachers, and her belief that we accomplish the most together and through education. She also expanded on her belief that philanthropy is more than just “writing a check”; it’s […]

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Cynthia Breunig and Girl Scouts of America

In the sixth episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast series, Arabella Managing Director, Sharyn Church, spoke to Cynthia Breunig, President and CEO of Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio. The two share a deep friendship, a love of art and service, and insights based on decades of working with women, girls (and Girl Scouts!) to transform communities and lives.

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Charisse Conanan Johnson and Next Street

In the fifth episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast series, CEO Sampriti Ganguli spoke with Charisse Conanan Johnson, Managing Director of Next Street, about the transformative power of wealth, and how the field is grappling with both profit and impact.

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Lysa Ratliff and KABOOM!

In the fourth episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast series, Gwen Walden spoke with Lisa Ratliff, CEO of Kaboom!, about childhood and the magic of play. 

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Edgar Villanueva and Decolonizing Wealth

In the third episode of Arabella Advisors’ podcast series, Bruce Boyd spoke with author of Decolonizing Wealth and expert on social justice philanthropy, Edgar Villanueva.

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