What is this podcast all about?
Our mission is to inspire social change.
Our promise is to consistently provide an inspiring, high quality podcast experience around people’s stories about and tools for social change.
Art Assoiants: Co-Founder | Host
Art Assoiants (a-SOY-ants) is a scientist-practitioner in applied psychology. He is at the tail end of an MSc in Counselling Psychology from the University of Calgary. He has a broad set of skills and interests, always looking for new ways to cocreate social impact. Art has enjoyed working and learning from his experiences in front-line mental health, program evaluation, and service design. Outside of work, Art enjoys exploring and applying the emerging field of biohacking. Art currently lives in Calgary with his partner Brittany and cat Zelda.
Chris Reyman: Co-Founder | Executive Producer | Audio Wizard
Chris is an improvising pianist that performs in jazz and experimental ensembles. He also composes music for chamber ensembles, dance, film and media. He is an Assistant Professor of music at the University of Texas at El Paso where he works with students on creative music practices through performance, composition, and collaborative music making. Chris is the co-founder and Assistant Director of the Institute for Improvisation and Social Action (ImprovISA), an organization that uses performance and improvisation to empower communities.