Archive for January, 2020

Pam Chambers

She’s built a reputation as “Hawai‘i’s presentation coach,” but in her youth, Pam Chambers was far from that. The former wallflower reveals how a turning point in her career helped her blossom as a public speaker. For more than 30 years, Chambers has helped local professionals and students on their presentation skills through feedback that she describes as honest, gentle and clear.

Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox is a production of PBS Hawai‘i.
Visit the Long Story Short website at: http://pbshawaii.org/lss/

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Patricia de Stacy Harrison


Asked who her mentors are, Patricia de Stacy Harrison starts by naming her beloved childhood home, Brooklyn. Growing up in the noisy, opinionated, caring New York City borough taught Harrison about the demands and challenges of the real world – and about developing the right skills, positive attitude and thick skin to deal with life’s complexities. The President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting shares her views on public media’s role in bringing us all together, even in a divisive social and political climate, and reveals how a hip-hop mogul introduced her to a wellness practice she uses every evening.

Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox is a production of PBS Hawai‘i.
Visit the Long Story Short website at: http://pbshawaii.org/lss/

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