Episodes in "Successful Women"
Jan 21, 2021
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy interviews one of the world’s most powerful women, Melinda Gates. Along with her husband Bill Gates, Melinda launched Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest private charitable foundation. In this episode, the business leader and philanthropist shares untold stories about her life-saving work, the intentional way she has raised her family and how she turned Bill into a partner at home.
Jan 14, 2021
Amidst a historic moment in America, What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy interviews political pundit Molly Jong-Fast. In this timely interview, Jong-Fast discusses being raised by a famous mother, the role sobriety has played in her life, and her journey to becoming a leading political voice and Editor-at-large of The Daily Beast. As the United States Congress impeaches a President twice for the first time in history, it could not be a better time to hear from Molly Jong-Fast.
Jan 07, 2021
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy talks to Farnoosh Torabi, finance expert, host of wildly popular award winning podcast "So Money,” contributing editor to Oprah magazine, and a best-selling author. Farnoosh shares her expansive view on money, from navigating “breadwinner” dynamics in marriages, to talking to children about money, to learning how to monetize not only what you do, but also what you know.
Dec 17, 2020
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy talks to Daniela Soto-Innes, the youngest woman to be named World’s Best Female Chef by the World’s 50 Best Restaurants. Daniela brings her trademark work ethic to all that she does, from her childhood as a competitive swimmer to opening two hit restaurants before she turned 30. She shares her recipe for building a great team and how she kept her restaurants thriving in the pandemic. Tune in to hear about the rise of a world renowned culinary star.
Dec 10, 2020
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy features Shannon Watts, founder of Mom’s Demand Action for Gun Sense in America—the leading national force for gun violence prevention. Hear how Shannon turned just 75 Facebook friends into a powerful group of 5 million mothers. This amazing story of “the NRA’s worst nightmare” is not to be missed.
Dec 03, 2020
Dr. Sandra Lee (aka Dr. Pimple Popper)
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy invited dermatologist turned reality star Dr. Sandra Lee, aka “Dr. Pimple Popper” to share her journey. From how she discovered a community of “pop-aholics,” to the ups-and-downs of sudden fame, and life as a famous working mom, Dr. Lee bares it all. Her humble nature and hilarious stories will leave you enchanted, whether you were already one of her millions of fans or just discovering her for the first time.
Nov 26, 2020
Vernice "Flygirl" Armour
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy interviews Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour, the first African-American female combat pilot US Armed Forces. Vernice is full of stories that range from the hilarious to the heartbreaking. Her journey is rife with challenges and filled with inspiration on how to turn obstacles into opportunities.
Nov 19, 2020
A special episode of What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy, recording for the first time with a LIVE audience at the Mom 2.0 Summit with actress Marcia Cross. Marcia, known for her roles on Melrose Place and Desperate Housewives, shares what it was like to play such iconic characters while also living through the dramas in her own life of motherhood and brushes with cancer. She is wonderfully humble and teaches us an important lesson of ignoring the haters and doing what you believe is right.
Nov 12, 2020
What’s Her Story with Sam & Amy sits down with Laura Wasser, divorce attorney to the stars. Laura is a riot, speaking candidly about her personal life while sprinkling in delicious stories of when she beat older, male attorneys who underestimated her. She explains the ins and outs of divorce today, the importance of financial independence for women, and how to navigate co-parenting painlessly. Plus, she’s officially our #1 drinking buddy.