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Recent Episodes

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Bethany Cody: Don’t Dream It’s Over

Sept. 20, 2022

As a teenager in South Australia, Bethany Cody, only experienced minor and somewhat random signs of a visual impairment. During her driver training she was concerned about driving at night. After consulting with an optometri…

Guest: Bethany Cody
Accessibility Artist Audio Description Interview Retinitis Pigmentosa VIP

Ren Leach and Audio Description

Sept. 6, 2022

For more than 10 years Ren Leach has provided broadcast-quality Voice Over recordings for countless TV and radio commercials and video productions. In the last six months he has directed his voice efforts to Audio Descriptio…

Guest: Ren Leach
Interview Retinitis Pigmentosa VIP

Hindsight Is 20/200 with Chad Bouton

Aug. 30, 2022

Host of the Hindsight Is 20/200 podcast, Chad Bouton, stops by to share about his journey growing up with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) . The ups and downs and advise he would give his younger self to take advantage of his disad…

Guest: Chad Bouton
Accessibility Interview Stargardts VIP

Rise Up with Matt Philipenko

Aug. 23, 2022

Matt Philipenko stops by to share his journey with the rare retinal disease Stargardts, how it affected him and his family and why he developed the mindset to Rise Up rather than roll over. Matt also discusses the extraordin…

Accessibility Interview VIP

Stephanae McCoy and Bold Blind Beauty

Aug. 9, 2022

Stephanae McCoy stops by to share her unique sight loss story and talk about the advocacy platform she created called Bold Blind Beauty. which celebrates a diverse and inclusive community through empowerment, connection, and…

Interview NMA Meningitis

Meningitis Stories with Krystle

July 26, 2022

Fellow bacterial meningitis survivor, Krystle Beauchamp, stops by to share her meningitis story and how thankful she is for a quick diagnosis and the support of her family and friends. As Advocates for the National Meningiti…

Accessibility Friend Interview Retinitis Pigmentosa VIP

Chris Peltz and The Blind Grilling Experience

July 19, 2022

The most interesting griller in the world, Chris Peltz, stops by with an update on season two of his podcast, The Blind Grilling Experience. Chris and John discuss the numerous accessible tools available for outdoor grilling…

Guest: Chris Peltz
Author Interview Music

It Takes Two with Amy Lyle

July 5, 2022

Amy Lyle, a party waiting to happen, stops by with a glass of pinot grigio to catch up and share the progress of the creative writing, tv and movie projects she is tenaciously working on. Amy and John dig a little deeper int…

Guest: Amy Lyle
Music Q&A VIP

Hypothetically Speaking

June 21, 2022

Erin is back with more questions for John. In a twist, these questions are hypotheticals that force them to choose the better of two bad options. Fun and laughter ensue. What would you choose?

Guest: Erin
Accessibility Entrepreneurship Interview Parenting

Victoria Watts and The CyR.U.S. System

June 14, 2022

Entrepreneur and mother, Victoria Watts, stops by to share her story of parenting a child that was born blind, her inspiration to create the tactile packaging language, The CyR.U.S. System of Raised Universal Symbols, and th…

Recent Blog Posts

Inspiration & Advocacy: John Grimes' Meningitis Story

As a college sophomore, John Grimes (Texas Tech University, 2000) felt sick with what he thought was the flu. The next day, his Delt big brother Brad Smi…

The Book Project

For quite some time it has been a dream of mine to share my story in a long-form version. There are several elements of my story that I felt were too per…

The 16 Vaccine Live Event

If you’re a parent of a teen, join us on Wednesday, September 22 at 6 PM CT! The Dallas Moms group is going LIVE on Facebook with NMA Pre…