In early 2017, the Evansville Rotary Club invited Zac and a few of the previous TEDxEvansville speakers to take a deeper look into their talks, their experience, and their idea worth spreading.


Sean Georges

Zac and Sean discuss servant leadership and the personal nature of his TEDx talk, as well as what it was like to be the first ever speaker for TEDxEvansville in October of 2015. Sean is the Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Shoe Carnival. Watch their conversation here.

Jill Griffin

Jill is the Executive Director for the Institute of Global Enterprise at the University of Evansville, and heads up the Changemaker Challenge programs. Her TEDx talk discussed her unique approach to helping these students learn what they are capable of, encouraging students to compete in team projects on social entrepreneurship. Watch their conversation here.



James MacLeod

James and his documentary partner Joe Atkinson weaved together clips from their film "Evansville at War" in their TEDx talk together to highlight the efforts of the Evansville community during WWII. He and Zac discuss his experience, as well as some of the lessons to be learned for our community from this chapter in our history. Watch their conversation here.