About the Show
Where does explaining end and mansplaining begin? Join us on Women Lead Radio as Knight Campbell, your host of Leading on the Edge, asks Dr David Smith, co-author of Athena Rising and The Good Guys, the hard questions about implicit sexism and what men can do to be better allies for women leaders.
About Your Guest
David Smith, PhD, is co-author of the book, Good Guys: How Men Can Be Better Allies for Women in the Workplace and an Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. A former Navy pilot, Dr. Smith led diverse organizations of women and men culminating in command of a squadron in combat and flew more than 3,000 hours over 30 years including combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. As a sociologist trained in military sociology and social psychology, he focuses his research in gender, work, and family issues including gender bias in performance evaluations, dual career families, military families, women in the military, and retention of women. He is the co-author of Athena Rising: How and Why Men Should Mentor Women and numerous journal articles and book chapters that focus on gender and the workplace.
About Your Host
Knight Campbell, your host of The Leading Edge: Women Pushing Boundaries in Life, Adventure and Leadership. In Knight’s show, he and his guests explore how women thrive in traditionally male dominated areas, support each other, and bring values to organizations despite implicit sexism. Knight is a Guide, a Coach & the Founder and CEO of Cairn Leadership Strategies LLC. Cairn Leadership Strategies is a leadership development and consulting company centered around women advancement and encouragement through rock climbing retreats.
Thank you to our partner and show sponsor, National University!