The Crossman Conversation
About The Host:Throughout his 25-year real estate career, John Crossman has developed a solid reputation as a highly ethical and entirely professional dealmaker with a desire to give back through philanthropy in education, especially real estate scholarships at HBCUs to open doors for minorities. Over the past two decades Crossman, his family and companies have endowed scholarships at more than a half-dozen universities. Crossman has became one of the most requested speakers at industry events, colleges and universities. His successful book aimed at millennials – Career Killers/Career Builders -- is based on his most popular speech. He connects with audiences through powerful storytelling, vulnerability and transparency.
Learn more about John at his website: https://crossmancb.com/
About The Show:The goal of The Crossman Conversation is to find solutions for the tough problems and challenges being faced today by those who need a different perspective outside of his/her family or work circles. “We want to hear from young professionals embarking on a career, and business owners or CEOs who need advice on work-life balance, or promoting a better work environment that may mitigate any systemic issues and move toward growth.” – John Crossman
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John's guest Thomas G. Bolen III introduces us to Dr. Claudia Carrera and Dr. Brian S. Earthman.
Saturday, December 9, 2023
A deep dive into the mental health journey that Thomas Bolen experienced.
The Executive Director of Community Advocacy for AdventHealth, Andrew Mwavua speaks on the organization's mission of whole-person care in the community. (S2E48)
Saturday, December 2, 2023
Mwavua immigrated at a young age Kenya.
FAMU’s Board of Trustees Chairman Kelvin Lawson shares about the university's recent achievements. (S2E47)
Saturday, November 25, 2023
Trustee Lawson serves as the Executive Vice President of Business Development for Channel Partners.
Wendy Roundtree, Founder and Lead Strategist of Jarel Communications talks about the ins and outs of PR. (S2E46)
Saturday, November 18, 2023
Wendy Roundtree was named to the Orlando Magazine’s Women of the Year list in 2021.
A special Veteran's Day episode with Mike Walters of Seniors Helping Seniors. (S2E45)
Saturday, November 11, 2023
Mike Walters talks about ways to serve veterans.
Donna Walsh and Abby Rice from Shepherd's Hope share about the ministry's work in healthcare. (S2E44)
Saturday, November 4, 2023
Both share how listeners can get involved in the ministry.
John welcomes Deveron Gibbons, a developer from St. Petersburg, and a FAMU Trustee. (S2E43)
Friday, October 27, 2023
Gibbons' undergrad was with UF, and he went on to graduate with a JD from FAMU.
Cherlette McCullough the Vice President of the Mental Health Association of Central Florida discusses narcissism. (S2E42)
Saturday, October 21, 2023
McCullough shares tips on how to deal with a narcissistic personality.
Publisher of Mainstreet Daily News J.C. Derrick shares 7 warning signs to avoid when reading or watching news. (S2E41)
Saturday, October 14, 2023
J.C. Derrick rejoins the show to discuss credibility in the news world.
John and Mike Gilland, his radio colleague, speak on making an impact. (S2E40)
Saturday, October 7, 2023
Both discuss the tools they have gleaned to make an impact.
Janelle Dunn, CEO of True Health, talks about her work to expand True Health to meet the needs of Central Florida. (S2E39)
Saturday, September 30, 2023
True Health is a safety net provider for the Central FL community.
Tanya Thompson shares about A21's Walk for Freedom (S2E38)
Saturday, September 23, 2023
The Walk for Freedom is to help fund A21's campaign to end human trafficking.
Publisher J.C. Derrick - from Mainstreet Daily News - discusses the important role of journalism. (S2E37)
Saturday, September 16, 2023
An experienced journalist shares on today's episode.
Pastor Kenneth Clark founder of Vibrant Families shares about his non-profit. (S2E36)
Saturday, September 9, 2023
Pastor Clark has been running Vibrant Families for two years.
Florida football legend Sammie Smith updates on his move back to Florida, and on his new book. (S2E35)
Saturday, September 2, 2023
An inspiring story from one of Florida State Football's favorite sons.
Mortgage loan expert, Kristi Nowrouzi speaks on her new book, "Finish Financially Free." (S2E34)
Saturday, August 26, 2023
Kristi is a certified credit counselor.
Former pastor of Northland Church, Dr. Joel C. Hunter, talks about the sacrificial act of leadership. (S2E33)
Saturday, August 19, 2023
Dr. Hunter is a known advocate for the poor, the marginalized, and the disabled.
John Crossman sits down with his producer, Mike Gilland, and talks about his perspectives, values and passions. (S2E32)
Saturday, August 12, 2023
John shares about his motivations and passions.
Rick Baldocchi, founder and president of AGUA VIVA SERVES, shares the back story of their mission. (S2E31)
Saturday, August 5, 2023
This episode features an engineer's participation in mission work and its life-changing impact.
John's friend and mentor, John Martinez, joins the The Conversation to discuss vulnerability. (S2E30)
Saturday, July 29, 2023
Discussions on mental health and opening yourself up to healing.
Vice Admiral William Dean Lee speaks on leadership and his experience in the military. (S2E29)
Saturday, July 22, 2023
Vice Admiral Lee served for nearly 36 years with the U.S. Coast Guard.
Author Lenetra King shares about her book, "Unwritten Insights." (S2E28)
Saturday, July 15, 2023
The Founder of Watch Me Excel joins John on The Conversation.
Brittany Corfman Parks a Board Member of the Pace Center for girls joins The Conversation. S2E27
Saturday, July 8, 2023
She and John discuss the Pace Center and its impact.
Army veteran Ray Watson and Navy veteran Bill "Roto" Reuter speak on serving in the military. S2E26
Saturday, July 1, 2023
John marks Independence Day with episode about veterans.
George Yancey, Professor at Baylor University discusses a Christian approach to race relations. S2E25
Saturday, June 24, 2023
Professor of Sociology shares how to have race conversations.
Author Tanya Wilson shares about her new book and gives tips to professionals on how to get through tough times.
Saturday, June 17, 2023
Wilson joins The Crossman Conversation.
Pete Gamble, a Trustee at Bethune-Cookman University, discusses leadership.
Saturday, June 10, 2023
Former Lockheed engineer joins John on the Crossman Conversation.
Vice Admiral David Brewer, Retired US Navy, shares on what he thinks to be the biggest threat to a naval ship.
Saturday, June 3, 2023
Retired Vice Admiral of the US Navy weighs in on the lessons learned in warfare.
John welcomes Tom Sittema, respected business leader, shares wisdom on personal finances and training children to handle money.
Saturday, May 27, 2023
One of Central Florida's most respected and award winning business leaders joins the Conversation.
Casey Baynes, founder of the "Casey Cares Foundation," provides health and care to critically ill children.
Saturday, May 20, 2023
A chat with the founder and leader of an important outreach to those whose children are facing major health issues.