The Black and White Network 8-23-2023

Welcome Dr. Marc Watkins and Janelle Rohner

Next time you head to your local market for groceries, consider adding vaccinations to your shopping list. It’s a convenient way to keep your entire family healthy, especially with flu season approaching. Today, we have two special guests with us: Dr. Marc Watkins, MSPH, FACOEM, the Chief Medical Officer of Kroger Health, and Janelle Rohner, a registered nurse and lifestyle influencer.

Dr Marc Watkins, MSPH, FACOEM, the Chief Medical Officer of Kroger HealthLet’s start by introducing Dr. Marc Watkins. He serves as the Chief Medical Officer of Kroger Health, the healthcare division of The Kroger Co. This division operates more than 2,200 pharmacies across 37 states and Washington D.C., along with over 220 locations of The Little Clinic in nine states and 11 specialty pharmacies nationwide. Dr. Watkins works closely with diverse healthcare professionals, including pharmacists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dietitians, and technical care providers. Together, they develop strategic clinical programs and provide clinical guidance for associate benefit design. Dr. Watkins also oversees regulatory and accreditation requirements to ensure comprehensive, high-quality patient care.

Janelle Rohner, a registered nurse and lifestyle influencer.Joining Dr. Marc Watkins is Janelle Rohner, a dedicated mother, wife, registered nurse, and lifestyle influencer. With eight years of medical experience and more than four years of motherhood under her belt, Janelle is passionate about exploring the connection between food and wellness for her family. After giving birth to her oldest daughter, she collaborated with a professional nutritionist to make informed lifestyle changes. This experience inspired her to share her wellness journey on social media. Today, Janelle has a thriving blog, over 500,000 followers on Instagram, and 63,000 subscribers on YouTube. She has built a platform that encourages others to find balance and wellness in every aspect of their lives.

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Michael Letts on Trump Indictments

Michael A. Letts, President of In-Vest USAMoving on to our final guest, Michael Letts, the President and Founder of Invest USA, who joins us as our regular expert on current events. In-Vest USAToday, Michael discusses the indictment of Former President Trump in Georgia. He also talks about the lawlessness especially in Blue States and also now across other parts of the country.. He gives ideas and suggestions on how we can help our local Officers in Blue. .

He passionately talks about how his organization, In-Vest USA, saves countless officers and first responders from danger by providing free bulletproof vests and equipment to communities across America. Michael Letts is a dedicated individual who has spent 30 years in law enforcement. Through InVest USA, a national grassroots non-profit organization, he has made a significant impact on communities, ensuring their police forces are well-equipped and protected. To learn more about Michael Letts and his remarkable work, please visit his official website at

Thank you for joining us on today’s episode of Let’s Just Talk with Kathryn Raaker! We hope you find inspiration and valuable insights from our incredible guests.

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