Lynn Ware Peek

Producer/ Co-Host

When it comes to Park City meetings and events, as well as education issues for the entire Summit County, Lynn Ware Peek has it covered. She join the station in 2012. Lynn co-hosts two of KPCW’s Public Affairs Hour shows, The Mountain Life ( which she also is the producer) on health and lifestyle on Wednesdays and Cool Science Radio, tackling science and technology  every Thursday. 

Ways to Connect

Jonathan Johnson, President of Medici Ventures, which is a  subsidiary of Overstock.com. Jonathan is currently on the board at Overstock and was their President and acting CEO for a number of years. Medici invests in firms building solutions leveraging and servicing blockchain technologies. Medici Ventures has a growing portfolio of groundbreaking new companies and tech businesses.

 

Physical Therapist Lauren Ziaks joins the program to preview the panel discussion taking place May 16 at the Jim Santy Auditorium as part of CONNECT Summit County's Community Education Series, Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury: Impacts on Mental Health.  

    

Investigative journalist and author Cathryn Jakobson Ramin discusses her book Crooked: Outwitting the Back Pain Industry and Getting on the Road to Recovery. In her efforts to manage her own back pain, Ramin spent years and a small fortune on myriad treatments. Then, she spent six years researching what works and what doesn't in this $100 billion (annual) industry.  

 

Benjamin Spall joins Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney to discuss his book, My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired.  It turns out that the first few choices you make each morning determine whether you'll be productive and mindful all day, or whether the world will clobber you over the head. What's YOUR morning routine?  

Professor Brian Keating of UCSD joins the program to discuss his new book, Losing the Nobel Prize: A Story of Cosmology, Ambition, and the Perils of Science's Highest Honor. As we know, the Nobel Prize is not only the most prestigious award in Science, it’s also humanity’s most esteemed accolade, its most sacred cow.

Anna Yen joins the show to discuss her new book, Sophia of Silicon Valley. Yen has worked at a wide range of tech companies. She spearheaded investor relations for industry leaders such as Tesla Motors, Market Watch, and Pixar Animations Studios, and reported directly to some of Silicon Valley's most respected leaders. She has co-founded several tech start-ups and is currently Managing Director at Ellipsis, an investor relations firm.

Tim Henney and Lynn Ware Peek speak with Neil Strauss, an eight-time New York Times bestselling author and award-winning Rolling Stone journalist.  He joins us to discuss his new book: THE TRUTH: An Eye-Opening Odyssey Through Love Addiction, Sex Addiction, and Extraordinary Relationships.  THE TRUTH, he says, is a shockingly personal and brutally honest memoir that faces the terror of commitment and intimacy head on — and discovers not just the hidden causes but the controversial solutions. 

Filmmaker and TV personality, Max Lugavere, joins Tim Henney and Lynn Ware Peek to present his plan for eliminating brain fog and optimizing the brain’s health and performance. His new book is Genius Foods: Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life

 

The 10 genius foods are some that you've known are good for you: avocado, olive oil, free-range beef, pasture-fed eggs, blueberries, broccoli, almonds, and, well, listen in to hear the rest.

 

 

 

Renee Huang, founder of the Wild Women Tribe, joins Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney. The Wild Women Tribe has another retreat coming up June 2 - 4 in Moab.  This is a wilderness retreat and it circles around the theme of women's learning, expanding, and collaborating. 

The federal Natural Resources Conservation Service just released a report summarizing the state of Utah's water supply, and it's not very encouraging. Mountain snow is melting quickly and there's not much left. Beau Uriona with the NRCS joins Chris and Lynn to provide details on the state's snow pack, stream flows, reservoirs and what to expect the remainder of this spring and coming summer.

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