A message from Tevin and Brian Dugger, Martinsville Head Coach
September 15, 2021
A message from Tevin and Brian Dugger, Martinsville Head Coach asking for grace and understanding and not violence.
A message from Tevin and Brian Dugger, St. Martinsville Head Coach
September 15, 2021
A message from Tevin and Brian Dugger, St. Martinsville Head Coach asking for grace and understanding and not violence.
Shar’on Mason – Author, Therapist and Serial Entrepreneur Shar’on Mason
August 23, 2021
Shar'on Mason is a LIcensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Author in Indy. She loves supporting: women in prioritizing their self-care, entrepreneurs in addressing their blind spots and couples in having amazing relationships. She does this through her therapeutic services and books. You can learn more about Shar'ron and her work at lovethatrelationship.com
Danielle Terrell – Decor by Dannie
August 20, 2021
Danielle Terrell is the CEO of DBD LLC. Decor By Dannie was Established in 2020 & has been in the canvas/paint business since 2019. The company now offers Canvas Painting Events, At home Canvas Paint Kits, Paint & Party Bus, Venue Rental for small gatherings, Table, Chair & Linen Rental. Our goal is to continue to grow and expand to the Different States. Please explore DecorbyDannie.com and see all of what we have to offer.
317Fruitman – High School Student-Athlete takes Entrepreneurship to new heights
August 18, 2021
317Fruitman is the brainchild of a 15-year-old entrepreneur from Indianapolis. His mission is to help give underserved communities, food deserts and city-wide events access to healthy produce in a fresh and convenient package. His short-term goal is to facilitate relationships with schools and community organizations, however, his long-term goal is to mentor his peers about the inner workings and benefits of entrepreneurship.
Ralph Smith – From South Bend to IU Basketball to Rapping on Indy radio, ReallyRalph Journey
August 13, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Ralph Smith! Indiana product, born and raised. ReallyRalph , whether known as a former hooper, Coach, Teacher, Artist, or all-around good energy. He’s been able to use his charisma and God-given abilities to make an impact over the years. He feels as though the sky is the limit and anything is attainable through hard work and confidence. Do what makes you happy, that’s all that matters at the end of the day, the rest will settle itself. Check out this interview as we discuss the journey thus far and what’s to come next.
Jennifer Magley – How a Viral LinkedIn post changed Jennifer Magley life
August 11, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Jennifer Magley! Jennifer Magley is a Speaker, former Professional Athlete, NCAA Division I Head Coach, Entrepreneur, and mother. She has received national media coverage most notably by USA Today, US News & World Report, CNN, ESPN, Foundr Magazine, and Thrive Global. Her leadership fable "How To Be Queen" released this spring is a top-selling book for Archway Publishing.
Deonna Craig – Journey of Visual Artist Deonna Craig
August 09, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Deonna Craig! Deonna Craig is an Indianapolis-based visual artist and the owner of Art by Deonna. She graduated from Cathedral High School and DePauw University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Sociology. After spending 15 years in Corporate America, Deonna’s creativity and love for adventure caused her to pursue art full-time. As an entrepreneur, Deonna is able to pursue her passions of community building, teaching, public speaking, and visual art. She also serves as a mentor, a dance instructor, and is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
Anthony Murdock – Murdock is a Man on a Mission
August 06, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Anthony Murdock! Murdock is a purpose-driven, action-oriented, servant-leader, and proud product of Indianapolis, Indiana. He graduated from Butler University in 2017 with two degrees: one in Political Science and the other in Religion. He's a small business owner and Juris-Doctorate candidate at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Ultimately, he's in the business of becoming the greatest "powerpreneur" Indianapolis has ever seen.
India Johnson – The Future of The Far Eastside – Thriving with India Johnson
August 04, 2021Tevin Welcomes India Johnson! The Founder and Executive Director of Thrival Indy Academy, India Johnson is a healing light of love for the city of Indianapolis, with visions of transforming the educational education system in order to change the trajectory of our society. India is a published author and contributor for local and national publications, discussing topics ranging from systemic inequality to self-actualization. She currently serves as the Board President for Indiana Youth Group, the longest-running organization serving LGBTQIA+ youth in the nation.
Dr. Dennisha Murff – Administrator, Author, Advocate for equitable education
August 03, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Dr. Dennisha Murff! Dr. Dennisha Murff is an administrator, author, adjunct professor, consultant, and relentless advocate for equitable education. Throughout her career, she has worked to incorporate equity, inclusion, anti-racism, and cultural responsiveness in her work. Dr. Murff is the founder of Murff Consulting Group, LLC, an educational consulting group focused on “cultivating the greatness” within each scholar. She has also launched her podcast series, Education Empowerment Movement. Dr. Murff believes education is the great equalizer.
Coach Phil Washington – Delayed but not denied
July 30, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Coach Phil Washington! Coach Phil Washington (husband, father, leader), from Anderson,IN, is the current Associate Head Coach under future Hall of Famer Al Gooden at Lawrence Central High School. Washington rebuilt the Crispus Attucks basketball program into a state title team. Led the Indy Blaze CBA team full of former D1 & pro athletes to its 1st title. Coach of the Year on the High School level and twice on the CBA level! Coaching and directing basketball programs at Grand Park. A very resilient individual that has not allowed his past comings to stop his journey of impacting youth on a positive level using his story to motivate.u
Mark Cornner Jr – Ducketts Seafood – a family business
July 28, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Mark Cornner Jr! Hear how Ducketts Seafood owner Mark Cornner Jr. started this business and vision for his family. The restaurant was named after his stepfather and the goal of Ducketts was to pass it down to his sons. Might I add the crab legs and Philly cheesesteaks are amazing. Ducketts is located on 7245 N Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46268 and 3816 N. High School Road Indianapolis, IN 46254
Edmund Hall – Ed speaks about business in Indianapolis
July 26, 2021Tevin Welcomes Edmund Hall! Edmund Hall wears multiple hats in businesses on the east side of Indianapolis. The former standout Football player at Arlington High School is currently the CEO of Eds Game Lounge, Eds Retail Store, Free Game Apparel LLC and Custom Auto Service Rims and Repair LLC. Hear how Ed went from IPS Football Player to standout businessmen.
James Turner – From City Player of the Year to Urban Education Recruiting Services
July 23, 2021
Tevin Welcomes James Turner! Former 1994 Indianapolis City Player of the Year in Basketball and Football from Broad Ripple High School James Turner. Turner reflects on his upbringing from Mapleton to Fall Creek, 38th that's all JT. Turner is the CEO of Urban Education Recruiting Services. Turner seeks to enrich his community by enrolling as many students as possible at Martin University.
July 21, 2021Tevin Welcomes James Gilbert!
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Katrina Merriweather: From Attucks Tigers to Memphis Tigers
July 14, 2021Tevin welcomes Katrina Merriweather! The head women's basketball coach at the University of Memphis Katrina Merriweather stops by to reflect on her journey and Indiana roots. Merriweather grew up playing basketball for her father with The Family AAU Program. She went on to win city championships at Crispus Attucks Middle School. She attended Cathedral High School where she became an Indiana All-Star. Merriweather received a scholarship to play at the University of Cincinnati, where she went on to coach as a graduate assistant after her playing career. Merriweather had coaching stints from UIC, Purdue to Wright State University. At Wright State University, she was 3-time Horizon League Coach of the year in 5 years.
Davey Asaph: Those McKissics Photography Founder and Musician
July 12, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Davey Asaph! An Indiana-based creative and entrepreneur. Davey has been doing creative work for the last 15 years, working with organizations, artists, and Fortune 500 companies. Davey has a passion for music with two iTunes chart-topping albums. Davey’s passion is to bring people together in creative ways.
Carmen Davenport: Black Dolla Indy Founder
July 09, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Carmen Davenport! Revenue Cycle Manager by day, community advocate by life.
Carmen grew up on the Southside of Indianapolis, attended Thomas Carr Howe High School & Indiana Business College, she has worked in the non-profit Healthcare sector for 30 years and prides herself on making a difference in the underserved population.
Her mission is to "expand the black opportunity" by connecting the community in an unconventional way.
Her real-time referral platform "Black Dolla Indy" has over 36k active members. She also started a traveling podcast "IndyGroundRailroad" which has become the incubator that will assist in filling the generational wealth gap. Carmen loves to do live reviews on business products and has recently joined Tevin Studdard in highlighting those same businesses
Carmen's ultimate goal is to create programs & scholarships to assist black businesses with "bridge the gap" needs. Redefining the written definition of "Black" is the greatest empowering legacy she plans to leave behind.
Carmen is also an Author of a super interactive children's book series called Nosey Nia, which gives a brief exploration of the Bible and answers many questions children may have
She has launched a women's empowerment T-shirt line called "Marilyn Who?", which was created in 2015 to inspire black women. She says "It's like a sorority with no red tape, being a woman qualifies you"
Felix Rogers: In The Gym Hoops Team
July 07, 2021
Tevin Welcomes Felix Rogers! The InTheGymHoops team, founded in 2014 by Felix Rogers, is all about bringing complete video coverage of anything sports, primarily Basketball, featuring athletes nationwide but with a focus on Indiana talent. We take pride in providing complete coverage of any kind of event.
The InTheGymHoops Team is all about helping kids get as much exposure as humanly possible, through video.
We’re here to help kids get exposure and scholarships that are trying to play at the next level, whether that's D1, D2, D3, NAIA, or professional.
We focus on the athletes that want to be put on the map.
Eric Washington: The Haughville Hero
July 05, 2021Tevin Welcomes Eric Washington! He is an artist, playwright and entrepreneur from Indianapolis. His passions include anything that pertains to being artistic, and providing entertainment. His goal is to put his family and friends in a better position and leave a legacy that will make his family proud.
Al McKeller: All American Alvastia
July 02, 2021Tevin welcomes Al McKeller! Alvastia McKeller Jr., former Indiana all-star running back from Lawrence North High School. University of Indianapolis All American record-setting running-back. GLVC’s career-rushing leader, Lawrence North High School all-time leading rusher. Get to know Al off the field in this interview as the NFL prospect approaches his last season at UIndy.
Devon McDonald: Player of the Year, National Champ, MVP, and beyond
June 30, 2021
Tevin welcomes Devin McDonald! Former Special Teams Player of the Year for the Indianapolis Colts, National Champion Football Player at Notre Dame in 1988, and MVP of the Cotton Bowl in 1993. McDonald reflects on life being a Student-athlete at Eastside High School in New Jersey under the leadership of the real Joe Clark, who Morgan Freeman acted as principal in the movie “Lean On Me”. McDonald is now Associate Directors to the Chaplains of the NFL, for Athletes in Action/ Cru.
Devin Moore: Moore reflects on his journey to becoming a member of the Indianapolis Colts
June 28, 2021
Tevin welcomes Devin Moore! Moore reflects on his journey from being a Cardinal Ritter Raider to a member of the Indianapolis Colts. He shares memories from his record-setting career at the University of Wyoming and now in a career as Surety Bonds Specialist.
Sheldon Day: From Warren Central to the NFL
June 25, 2021
Tevin welcomes Sheldon Day! From Warren Central to the NFL. From jiggin on the Far Eastside to jiggin on the Jacksonville Jaguars. To not making Warren’s little league team to starting in the Super Bowl. From his first tackle tripping the ball carrier to All American at the University of Notre Dame. Listen in on the Cleveland Browns Sheldon Day journey.
Chris Evans: From Ben Davis High School to the Cincinnati Bengals
June 23, 2021
Tevin welcomes Chris Evans! From Ben Davis High School to the Cincinnati Bengals. From the MIC to the University of Michigan. From delivery driver to draft pick. Evans is set to host his first annual camp at his alma mater this Friday. Listen in on Chris Evans journey.
Welcome to The Tevin Studdard Show
May 19, 2021
The Tevin Studdard show podcast is all about Nap Town and promoting the positive in our communities and black owned business. Tevin is talking with leaders, students, educators, entrepreneurs, artists, and athletes to promote positive change in and around Nap Town.