From TN Department of Labor & Workforce Development

Talking Second Chances is a podcast that explores how Tennessee is reimagining its workforce by helping justice involved individuals prepare to successfully reenter communities across the state. Listen to engaging and candid talk about reentry, and hear perspectives from both JII individuals and employers who are willing to give them a second chance.

Talking Second Chances-Dr. William Arnold (Premiere Episode)

During this episode of Talking Second Chances, host Trevor White talks with Dr. William Arnold, the Director of the Tennessee Office of Reentry. They discuss the evolution of the office, its purpose, its mission, and how the state is working to change the mindset of employers when it comes to hiring justice involved individuals. (January 25, 2023)

Talking Second Chances

Talking Second Chances - Jeremy White (Latest Episode)

Host Trevor White talks with Jeremy White about his journey as a returning citizen after serving more than two decades in prison. Jeremy now works for the Tennessee Office of Reentry. The story and experiences he brings to the office provide valuable insight into what it is like to reenter society after completing your sentence. They also talk about how second chances work and why the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development felt it was critical to include justice-involved individuals on the Office of Reentry staff. (August 17, 2023)

Talking Second Chances Podcast Episodes

Tenneesse Department of Labor & Workforce Development Podcasts:

Tennessee's Workforce Reimagined

Department Podcast
TN's Workforce Reimagined

No Wrong Door

Adult Education Podcast
No Wrong Door

Talking Second Chances

Office of Reentry Podcast
Talking Second Chances

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