Michelle Nipko

The One Big Decision: A Conversation with Michelle Nipko

Michelle Nipko is the Chief Marketing Officer for the Austin Theatre Alliance (ATA), the organization the runs the Paramount and Stateside Theatres in Austin, Texas. She brings over 20 years of experience to this role leveraging her deep knowledge in the science of marketing analytics. In her previous roles she has served as a Senior Read More

Michelle Nipko

The Courage to Be Me: A Conversation with Ria Story

I recently had Ria Story on as my guest. She has a very inspirational story to share with all of us. Thank you Ria for your time and being the awesome and courageous woman that you are! Listen to our podcast or read the transcribed text below. Listen on iTunes  If you use iTunes please Read More

Michelle Nipko

Menopause: An Ending and a Beginning

It’s been a week since the blood test results came in. My ob/Gyn proclaimed: “without a doubt, you are menopausal”. MENOPAUSAL This did not come as a real surprise for I have been on the cusp for a couple of years. It is just so official now. I have been processing how I feel about Read More

Michelle Nipko

From Fishing the High Seas to Skiing Mountaintops: A Conversation with Sierra Anderson

This is the second time I have had the privilege to interview this amazing young woman. About seven years ago, I had a nice chat with Sierra about her deep sea expeditions in Alaska and her media production company. These days, Sierra is competing as a member of the USSMA team. When I spoke to Read More

Michelle Nipko

What is it Going to Take to Tackle our Community’s Drug Problem? Courage!

Our latest podcast is an interview I did with a very courageous woman, Susan Pitman. Susan is the Executive Director of Drug Free Duval, a community which is dedicated to freedom from substance abuse for all Duval residents. They are looking toward population-level change through engaging environmental strategies. The community coalition (formerly operating as Safe Read More