Get Inspired

Cathy Stephen, Director of the Miller Center for the Arts, is inspired to go to work every day. She relishes bringing the arts into the Berks community and seeing the benefits it brings. Click on the link to learn more from Cathy. more

Oct 2, 2017 12:13 PM Get Inspired Project

Meet Chris Spanier, a life-long Berks resident and member of the local team of the United Way. She is inspired by positive relationships and making a change for good in others’ lives. See how, by reading on or listening in. more

Sep 29, 2017 11:26 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Heather Brady, the featured creator of the “Do It Local” app in our September issue. Heather is inspired by helping others in business, nonprofits and beyond. For more, read on or listen in, here. more

Sep 25, 2017 1:46 PM Get Inspired Project

Sarah Gingrich, Director of Communications at Maple Grove Raceway, has been a racing fan since birth, and once thought her Brittle Bone Disease would keep her from pursuing a career within the industry. Not true! Read about what inspires her, here. more

Sep 18, 2017 10:17 AM Get Inspired Project

What inspires Cameron Martin, VP of Development and Marketing for Berks Encore? All the love! With more than 1,300 volunteers, the organization has a lot. And so does Cameron, a husband and father of two. Learn more about what motivates him, here. more

Aug 10, 2017 8:50 AM Get Inspired Project

Are you busy living, or busy dying? Photographer, teacher, wife and mom Carrie Kizuka asks herself this daily. What inspires her other than this Shawshank Redemption quote? Read on or listen in to find out. more

Jul 10, 2017 2:32 PM Get Inspired Project

Kirby Powell has his hands in a lot of things. He’s a partner at Saucony Creek Brewing in Kutztown, a musican, a father, a daughter and more. What inspires him? Read on or listen in to find out. more

Jul 5, 2017 11:27 AM Get Inspired Project

You probably know our editor, Nikki Murry, by name. But do you know what inspires her? Get to know her a bit better by reading on or listening in. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:00 AM Get Inspired Project

Be it with her job within the Reading Public Library system, or through just listening to her husband create music, Rebekah Burke needs to be inspired. Read on or listen in to find out why. more

Jun 19, 2017 8:00 AM Get Inspired Project

Danielle Kelly, a Carpenter Technology employee, is a firm believer in paying it forward. How does she put that into practice? Read on or listen in to see. more

Jun 12, 2017 8:00 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet one of our June cover models, and timepiece enthusiast Gammy Nieves. What inspires him? Read on or listen in to find out. more

Jun 6, 2017 10:50 AM Get Inspired Project

Fashion, but not trends, is the fabric of the Jan Rae owner’s life. Listen to or read about what inspires Susan Golembiski here. more

May 24, 2017 8:52 AM Get Inspired Project

It’s no surprise that Jeff Woytovich, founder of the Children’s Alopecia Project, born in Berks, is inspired by his four daughters. Read or listen to why, here. more

May 22, 2017 11:48 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Bella Jules Boutique owner, Juli Cleaver. In business for 12 years, she wrote her plan for the store while a college student. See how she continues to find inspiration, here. more

Mar 16, 2017 7:15 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Anthony Iezzi. Inspiration helped him decided if he was going to be an accountant, or a photographer. Which won? And how? Read on or listen in to find out. more

Mar 13, 2017 7:27 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Rebecca Ezolt, director of sales and marketing for Folino Estate and a new mom! What inspires her? A lot, but it’s how she uses that inspiration to act that’s most impressive, perhaps. Read more or listen in, here. more

Mar 9, 2017 6:35 AM Get Inspired Project

If you know Berks County Living’s publisher, Robyn Jones, at all, you know she’s never short on inspiration! See where she gets her drive, who inspires her, and more by reading on or listening in, here. more

Jan 30, 2017 8:56 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Linda Capozello, the Director of Advancement and Communications for the Reading Public Library. Do you know what quiet courage is? Linda does. It’s what inspires her. Read how here. more

Dec 21, 2016 8:02 AM Get Inspired Project

Meet Vali Heist, owner of The Clutter Crew, based in Mohnton. What inspires her? Helping you to clean up your home and life! Really! Find out more about her, here. more

Dec 13, 2016 12:32 PM Get Inspired Project

Jason Brudereck, Director of Communication at the Berks County Community Foundation, knows there’s a difference between inspiration and motivation, do you? See how he distinguishes it by reading on or listening in. more

Nov 21, 2016 8:43 AM Get Inspired Project