we want to talk it out. 

we created Heritage FM as a home to podcasts that center around conversation. Here we'll recruit lovers of culture, history, and community to explore their lives and stories through an open dialogue.


clint tankersley

Co-founder, Co-host of Naked Nonprofit

In addition to co-founding Heritage FM, Clint Tankersley is the founder and Executive Director of Presonomics - a nonprofit devoted to promoting the economic benefits of saving historic places. Clint began his work in podcasts in 2015 with the launch of HiFi History, a podcast telling contemporary stories with a connection to the past. In addition to this work, Clint works as an attorney who specializes in cultural heritage law and teaches Preservation Economics in Georgia State University's Master of Heritage Preservation program. He is a graduate of programs in business, law, and heritage preservation from Columbus State University and Georgia State University. Clint is based in Decatur, GA where he co-hosts Naked Nonprofit and manages operations and production for Heritage FM.

katie rispoli keaotamai

Co-founder, Co-host of Naked Nonprofit

Katie founded We Are the Next, a nonprofit organization, in 2014 to empower the next generation of local residents to engage with their cities. Katie has built a career around unconventional histories - starting saving the world's first Taco Bell in 2015 alongside Taco Bell corporation. Her work at We Are the Next and Heritage FM aims to provide a platform where people of all backgrounds can tell their stories. She holds a B.A. in Art History from California State University, Long Beach and a Masters in Heritage Conservation along with a certificate degree in Nonprofit Management and Policy from the University of Southern California. Katie is based in Long Beach, CA where she co-hosts Naked Nonprofit and manages marketing and communications for Heritage FM.