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Radio Free Acton: Police Chief Mac Tristan on servant leadership; Upstream on Flannery O’Connor

On this episode of Radio Free Acton, Sarah Stanley, Managing Editor at the Acton Institute, speaks with Mac Tristan, Chief of Police in Coppell, Texas, on the topic of servant leadership: what is it, how has Mac found it helpful in his line of work, and why it is valuable for leaders in business too. Then, on the Upstream segment, Bruce Edward Walker talks with Jessica Hooten Wilson, Professor of English at John Brown University, on the work of prolific American author Flannery O’Connor.

Check out these additional resources on this week’s podcast topics:

Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership website

The Servant as Leader by Robert K. Greenleaf 

“What Flannery O’Connor’s Timeless Stories Reveal about American Politics Today” by Jessica Hooten Wilson

Walker Percy, Fyodor Dostoevsky, and the Search for Influence by Jessica Hooten Wilson 

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Caroline Roberts

Caroline Roberts is a managing editor at the Acton Institute and produces Acton's weekly podcast, Acton Line.