KING 5 s Jean Enersen sits down with five multi-talented individuals to find out what drives them to be the best in their professions.
Jean s guests on this her fourth Northwest Newsmakers KING 5 special include:
- Pete Carroll The first year head coach of the Seattle Seahawks. Why does he think he can win in a town dubbed by Forbes.com as America s most miserable sports city?
- Sally Jewell President and CEO of REI. As you might imagine she bikes, kayaks, hikes, and climbs mountains. But what is she doing to keep her company afloat in this economic downturn?
- Alexander Prior - the 17-year old conductor / composer prodigy from the UK. His first professional appointment is with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Has the Emerald City discovered the next Leonard Bernstein?
- Anne Levinson Led the effort to keep the Seattle Storm in town and purchase the franchise by forming a local ownership group. She s also a former deputy Seattle Mayor, District Court Judge and Title Nine litigant. Does she have the best inside political game in Seattle?
- Gloria Steinem The iconic feminist activist has a Northwest connection. She leads the creative advisory council for Hedgebrook on Whidbey Island an organization supporting women writers. Hear her views on the women s rights movement in the 21st century.
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