The Mansfield Global Leadership Podcast

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AMES and Energy Keepers Inc

Prior to the Asia-Montana Energy Summit on April 29-30, 2015, Allen Sangster interviewed Brian Lipscomb, CEO of Energy Keepers, Inc of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, to discuss the future of Kerr Dam and the significance of the project to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

AMES and Energy Keepers Transcript

Social Entrepreneurship

In this episode, Abe discusses social entrepreneurship with Paul Gladen of the Blackstone LaunchPad, Dawn McGee of Goodworks Ventures, and Jack Lawson of Missoula Federal Credit Union. The three highlight how social entrepreneurship impacts our community, how people can get involved, how to launch new initiatives, how to get funding, best practices, common pitfalls, and some of the great examples of social entrepreneurship.

Social Entrepreneurship Transcript

Leadership Insights with Frank Jannuzi

In this episode, Abe interviews Frank Jannuzi, CEO and President of the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, about his insights into working with all three branches of government. Additionally, Mr. Jannuzi shares a few stories of his days at Amnesty International, the State Department, and advising Joseph Biden and John Kerry.  

Leadership Insights with Frank Jannuzi Transcript

A Conversation with Larry Abramson

In this episode, Dr. Abraham Kim interviews Larry Abramson, the Dean of the University of Montana’s School of Journalism, and discusses transitioning to life in Montana, the fast paced world of journalism, Dean Abramson's vision for the School of Journalism, and much more. 

A Conversation with Larry Abramson Transcript

UM President Royce Engstrom on Leadership

In this episode, Dr. Abraham Kim and Allen Sangster sit down with University of Montana President Royce Engstrom to chat about the process of becoming a leader, the Global Leadership Initiative, and examples of leadership from President Engstrom’s life. 

UM President Royce Engstrom on Leadership Transcript

Mike Mansfield's Legacy

In today’s episode, Abe and Allen introduce the Mansfield Global Leadership Podcast, discuss the importance of Montana-Asia relations, and share a roundtable discussion about the legacy of Mike Mansfield. 

Mike Mansfield's Legacy Transcript

Check out the slideshow of 8 items below:

  • Slide Title: Mike Mansfield with wife Maureen and their daughter as a toddler. Slide Caption: Mike and Maureen Mansfield with their daughter, circa 1939.
  • Slide Title: Ambassador Mike Mansfield with Japanese Prime Minister Ohira Slide Caption: Ambassador Mike Mansfield with Japanese Prime Minister Ohira, February 19, 1979.
  • Slide Title: Mike Mansfield and John F. Kennedy riding in a car Slide Caption: Mike Mansfield riding in a car with President John F. Kennedy near Great Falls, Montana, September 26, 1963.
  • Slide Title: Mike and Maureen Mansfield meet with Chinese Premier Zhou En Lai Slide Caption: Chinese Premier Zhou En Lai with Maureen and Mike Mansfield, 1974.
  • Slide Title: Mike Mansfield and Richard Nixon Slide Caption: Mike Mansfield talking with Richard Nixon, undated.
  • Slide Title: Mike Mansfield shaking hands with a traditionally dressed sumo wrestler. Slide Caption: Jessie Takamiyama, a Hawaiian-born Sumo champion, shakes hands with Ambassador Mansfield, undated.
  • Slide Title: Mansfield in the Treaty Room of the White House Slide Caption: Mike Mansfield with Everett Dirksen, Jacqueline Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson and Maureen Mansfield in the Treaty Room of the White House, June 28, 1962.
  • Slide Title: Mike Mansfield with American soldiers Slide Caption: Mike Mansfield in Burma with four Montana GI's, November 25, 1944.

 Photos provided by Archives & Special Collections, Mansfield Library, the University of Montana