December

Joan Esposito's Past Guests

Joan Esposito's Past Guests

12/31/20

  • Tony Fitzpatrick – Website
  • Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky – Representing the 9th District of Illinois – Website
  • Julia Schopick – Author Honest Medicine – Website
  • Scott Duff – Host/Producer of “Out Chicago” on WCPT, Comedian & Actor – Website
  • Rebecca Ford

12/30/20

  • Mark Jacob –  Ex Editor for the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, & Co-author of 8 books on history & photography – Twitter
  • Paul Vallas – Website

12/29/20

  • Guest host, Andrea Darlas – Former WGN radio host
  • Sean Lewis – Award-winning journalist, Sean Lewis, is an anchor of WGN Saturday Morning News and WGN Sunday Morning News – Website
  • Dr. Susan Casey Bleasdale – UIC Infectious Disease Specialist – Website
  • Steve Bernas – BBB – Website
  • Dr. Lawrence Robbins – Headache Clinic – Website
  • Ellen Placey Wadey – Donnelley Foundation arts grants – Website

12/28/20

  • Guest host, Hal Sparks – Radio host of Hal Sparks Radio Program Mega Worldwide; Saturdays11a-1p, Comedian, Actor, & Musician – Website

12/24/20

  • Guest host, Patti Vasquez – Comedia & former WGN radio host – Twitter
  • Lisa Lipson Comes – Publicity Expert
  • Stephanie Kifowit – Illinois Representative 84th District – Website
  • Rick Perlstein – Author & American Historian – Website
  • Iris Martinez – Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County – Website
  • Michelle Smith – Chicago’s 43rd Ward Alderwoman – Website
  • Melissa DuPrey – Actress, Producer, Playwrite, & Comedian – Website
  • Elliott Serrano – Anti Cruelty Society – Website

12/23/20

12/22/20

  • Tony Fitzpatrick – Website
  • Mercedes Carnethon – Vice, Chair, Department of Preventive Medicine at Feinberg – Website
  • David Orr – Democratic politician who served as the Cook County Clerk from 1990 to 2018 – Twitter
  • Joe Brancatelli – Website

12/21/20

  • Terry Savage – Financial Planner – Website
  • David Hochberg – Team Hochberg – Website
  • Mark Karlin – Founder and Publisher of BuzzFlash – Website

12/18/20

  • Terry Savage – Financial Planner – Website
  • Shelley Young -.The Chopping Block Chef – Website
  • Charlique Rolle – Executive Director of Congo Square Theatre’s – LinkedIn
  • Rex Huppke – Website

12/17/20

  • Tony Fitzpatrick – Website
  • Lou Cairo – Attorney at GWC Law Chicago – Website
  • Dr. Michael LeNoir – One of the top nation’s “top Black Physicians”, Founderothe AAWP – Website
  • Helene D. Gayle – President and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust, co-chair of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine’s Committee on Equitable Allocation of vaccine for the coronavirus – Website

12/16/20

  • Paul Vallas – Website
  • Johathan Altenberg – Vernon Township Supervisor –  Website

12/15/20

  • Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi – Representing Illinois 8th District – Website
  • Union Strong Andrew Perch – Business Representative, Painters District Council 14 and Local 184 – Website
  • Clark Johnson – Director of Marketing, Finishing Chicago – Website
  • Bill Johnston – Attorney and former federal prosecutor, Co-host of Justice Facts: True Crime StoriesThat Are Stranger Than Fiction
  • Dr. Lawrence Robbins – Headache Clinic – Website
  • Karyn Calabrese – Foodist ant Restaurateur – Website

12/14/20

  • Jonathan Caroll – Representative Illinois 57th District
  • John Mecklin – Editor-in-chief of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists – Website
  • Charles Denyer – Author of Texas Titans – Website

12/11/20

  • Dina Bair – Emmy award-winning journalist, Anchor for WGN Midday News – Website
  • Mathew Myers – President & CEO of the Campaign for Tabacco Free Kids – Website
  • Brandon Johnson-Cook County Commissioner, District 1 and Deputy Political Director, Chicago Teachers Union -Twitter @BrandonCCD1 Facebook Commissioner Brandon Johnson
  • Gayatri Mathur -CEO of The Soondra Foundation Chicago Fair Trade – Website
  • Theresa VanderMeer – CEO & Founder of Work + Shelter – Website
  • Maestro Kirk Muspratt – The New Philharmonic Orchestra – Website

12/10/20

  • Tony Fitzpatrick – Website
  • Dr. Stockton Mayer – Division of Infectious Diseases at UI Health – Website
  • Rachel Hinton – Chief Political Reporter @Sun-Times – Twitter
  • Tony Stallone – Food Guy with Fresh Midwest – Website

12/09/20

12/08/20

  • Tim Carman – Washington Post Food Reporter – Website
  • Andrew Sharp, Esq. – Content Director for Illinois Legal Aid – Twitter
  • Gray Mateo-Harris – Board Member with Illinois Equal Justice Foundation & Partner at Fox Rothschild LLP – LinkedIn
  • Robert Loerzel – Chicago Author, freelance journalist, and photographer – Website
  • Victoria Hass – Clinical Director of The Ark – Website

12/07/20

  • Chris Bury – Senior Journalist – Website
  • Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth – Website

12/04/20

  • POTMPOTM Love Fur Dogs Bill Bishop Jenkins – Website
  • Craig Botagowski – Mark Drugs – Website
  • Tracey Gzamouransis – FaceBook
  • Scott Duff – Host/Producer of “Out Chicago” on WCPT, Comedian & Actor – Website
  • Rebecca Ford

12/03/20

  • Tony Fitzpatrick – Website
  • Bernie Schoenburg – Retires from State Journal-Register – Twitter
  • Jake Grumbach – Professor of Political Science at The University of Washington – Website
  • Neli Vazquez Rowland – President & Co-Founder of The Safe Haven Foundation – Website
  • Elliot Richardson – President & Co-Founder of The Small Business Advocacy Council – Website
  • Judy Hanson – Senior Associate Artistic Director of the Chicago Children’s Choir –  Website

12/02/20

  • Larry Yando – Goodman Xmas Carol – Website
  • Paul Vallas – Website
  • Ben Mathis-Lilley – News blogger and occasional politics/sports columnist/feature writer for Slate – TwitterWebsite

12/01/20

  • Dr. Seth Trueger – Emergency Medicine at Northwestern Medical Group – Website
  • Mark Karlin – Founder and Publisher of BuzzFlash – Website
  • Dr. Lawrence Robbins – Headache Clinic – Website
  • Nick Pulia – Director of Communications – Website