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Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Dr. Julianna Hynes, Ph.D
October 17, 2017 10:00am
[PREVIOUSLY RECORDED] Dr. Julianna Hynes, Ph.D. will discuss the importance of professionalism and communication in the workplace, getting to that next level, and being on the job “black”. Stay tuned!

Listen to Host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m to 12 Noon. Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Monique Chenier of Hackbright!
October 10, 2017 10:00am
Today "The Chief" talks with Monique Chenier of Hackbright Academy Their mission is to close the gender gap in engineering and technology, we have re imagined and improved engineering education through a customized model that aims to bring women back into the field.

Listen to your host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music on Radio Valencia ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Guest: Debbie Smith of AHA
October 3, 2017 10:00am
Special thanks to Debbie Smith of AHA Movement and her husband Craig. They talked about AHA's work and share her personal story that inspired the #antihazing organization.

Listen to your host Charles Williams occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music on Radio Valencia ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Jazz Artist, Victor Fields
September 19, 2017 10:00am
Had an excellent time today with our guest Victor Fields talking about all of his endeavors , an upcoming event, and of course the music.

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio - Guest: Rachel Neumann of Parallax Press
September 12, 2017 10:00am
Aspiring writers of depth and real life....this one is for you. Today's guest is Rachel Neumann of Parallax Press. Parallax is a nonprofit publisher, founded and inspired by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. They publish books on mindfulness in daily life and are committed to making these teachings accessible to everyone and preserving them for further generations. They do this work to alleviate suffering and contribute to a more just and joyful world.
Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Vanessa Rogers of So Fit & So Clean
August 22, 2017 10:00am
So much fun talking with Vanessa Rogers of So Fit & So Clean! Too many people are dying under the age of 50. We talked about feeling better, looking better, a healthier lifestyle, and staying alive plus her new venture So Fit & So Clean. Stay tuned for podcast and video.

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Guest: Soumyaa Behrens
August 15, 2017 10:00am
Today The Chief and co-host Eyez talked with featured SF Black Film Fest Winner, Director and Filmmaker Soumyaa Behrens! Hear about her collaborative project with Trevor Getz, Abina and The Important Men and more.

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! - Guest: Bailey Hall for Climate Corps
August 1, 2017 10:00am
We're talking Climate Change with Bailey Hall for Climate Corps. Save our Planet!

Climate Corps is working with communities and organizations to develop and implement projects that address climate change resiliency. She will be in-studio with us to talk about the urgency of Climate Change, what can be done, and how you can get involved as well.

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Guest: Shannon Presson
July 25, 2017 10:00am
Are you truly ready to create something extraordinary? Take this quiz: http://dreamstoryquiz.com/

Meet Shannon Presson! What she does is increase the success rate for ordinary people to do extraordinary things.

Listen to Host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music on Radio Valencia! Also see: www.thoughtsofacommonman.net

Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Chris Iglesias of The Unity Council
July 18, 2017 10:00am

The Unity Council was established in 1964, during the civil rights movement, by a group of community members who wanted to ensure the political representation of the Latino community. Officially named

The Spanish-Speaking Unity Council of Alameda County, our geographically based community development strategy now focuses on building an economically vibrant, physically attractive, and a livable neighborhood regardless of ethnic affiliation or national origin.


Listen to Host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music on Radio Valencia! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Guest: Leo Sosa of dev/MIssion
July 11, 2017 10:00am
Leo Sosa talks about his new program, Dev/Mission!
It's summer and we bring you another exciting organization to help youth be productive, successful, and off the streets!
Dev/Mission was founded in early 2017 by Leonardo Sosa and a team of technologists that care about STEM opportunities for diverse young adults.

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio! Guest: Dwayne Aikens of We Lead Ours
June 27, 2017 10:00am
Today's guest is Dwayne A. Aikens Jr. of We Lead Ours! Their mission is to provide at risk youth in underserved areas with an extended day learning program that will provide them with educational, enrichment, civic leadership, and sports and fitness programs. While integrating adult programs into the community that focus on college preparation, job readiness, health education, and financial literacy. They offer youth leadership to Oakland, San Leandro, and El Cerrito! https://www.weleadours.org/

Listen to Host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music on Radio Valencia! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts Of A Common Man Radio!
June 13, 2017 10:00am
Our guest today, Dr. Juliana Hynes, Ph.D.  She is an executive coach and we'll discuss the importance of professionalism and communication in the workplace, getting to that next level, and being on the job "black".

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio!   Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Jazz Artist, Tony Saunders
June 6, 2017 10:00am

It’s June 6th and Charles “The Chief” Williams is out celebrating his birthday!

[Today’s Show Has Been Previously Recorded] We were talking via phone with jazz bassist/producer, Tony Saunders, getting to know him and showcasing his music. This is one of Mr. William’s favorite interviews. Enjoy!

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia (www.radiovalencia.fm) ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Jazz Artist - D. Brax
May 30, 2017 10:00am
5/30 – Happy Memorial Day Weekend Recovery Day!

[Today’s Show Has Been Previously Recorded] We talked in-studio with jazz keyboardist, Derek Braxton aka D. Brax! He shared some laughs, his music, and his life as an artist. See his show on 6/14 at Octopus Lounge in Oakland!

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia (www.radiovalencia.fm) Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Bita and Gerald of 826 Valencia
May 23, 2017 10:00am
Great show today with Bita Nazarian and Gerald Richards of 826 Valencial
826 Valencia is a nonprofit organization in San Francisco dedicated to supporting under-resourced students ages 6 to 18 with their writing skills, helping teachers get their students excited about writing, and cultivating wonder.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia. (www.radiovalencia.fm) Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Allison Harris of Go Red for Women
May 16, 2017 10:00am
We're talking "live" with Allison Harris of Go Red For Women!
Heart disease kills one in three women every year. It’s even more deadly than all forms of cancer combined. This Jefferson Award winner has made it her life’s mission to get the word out.
Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia. (www.radiovalencia.fm) Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Jason Hofmann of 51Oakland
May 9, 2017 10:00am
What a cool guy! 51Oakland keeping the arts in our schools! Jason Hofmann of 51Oakland was live in-studio with us today.

Built from the ground up by public school teachers and members of the Oakland community, 51Oakland aims to build bridges that will keep music and the performing arts alive and available for our students.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia. (www.radiovalencia.fm) Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Jewelle Gomez! Author, activist, playwright.
May 2, 2017 10:00am
5/2 TODAY'S GUEST! The Chief talks with with Author, Activist, and Playwright Jewelle Gomez! She is the highly acclaimed author of The Gilda Stories, the play Leaving The Blues, and the list goes on.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM - Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Timothy Walker #stopracialprofiling
April 4, 2017 10:00am
4/4 - We talked with our guest Timothy Walker in-studio today on #stopracialprofiling Enough is enough! It's time to end racial profiling by law enforcement! We're proud of former SCYEA youth, Timothy Walker who was sworn in by Kamala Harris to the Racial and Identity Profiling Advisory Board.

Listen to Charles Williams occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on (radiovalencia.fm) Radio Valencia Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio!
March 28, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! Today, we were talking "live" in-studio with jazz keyboardist, Derek Braxton aka D Brax! He shared some laughs, his music, and his life as an artist.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia (www.radiovalencia.fm) ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM Radio! - Thoughts of a Common Man
March 21, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! Today, we were talking "live" via phone with jazz bassist/producer, Tony Saunders, We'll be getting to know him and showcasing his music.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia (www.radiovalencia.fm) ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM Radio! - Thoughts of a Common Man - Guest: Jennifer Friedenbach of Coalition on Homelessness
March 14, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! 3/14 - We talked with to Jennifer Friedenbach of the Coalition on Homelessness.

The Coalition on Homelessness brings homeless people together to create a voice in City Hall for the kinds of change we know we need.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia (www.radiovalencia.fm) ! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM - Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Diana Ruiz of WGLI
March 7, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! 3/7 - We talk with Diana A. Ruiz, Executive Director of Women's Global Leadership Initiative (WGLI). As we strive toward creating equality for women in the US and globally, WGLI has set out to drive change. Regardless of our political affiliation, this is the thread that continues to unite us. It serves as our foundation and strength.
Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest:Tracey Helton Mitchell - Author of The Big Fix
February 28, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! 2/28 We talk with the author of "The Big Fix", Tracey Helton Mitchell. Heroine addiction, recovery, and healing through helping others.
Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye’z, and Gina “The Producer”. Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia! Also see: (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Masha Chernyak of Latino Community Foundation
February 21, 2017 10:00am
Making moves in the Latino Community! We talk with Masha Chernyak of Latino Community Foundation.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio! (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Celebrating 95 years with SF Community Music Center!
February 14, 2017 10:00am
Celebrating 95 years with The Mission's Community Music Center! We're featuring music from their various programs and talking with Program Director, Sylvia Sherman and faculty member, Tregar Otton.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio! (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Fun and informative talk radio - Guest: Rick Moss of African American Museum & Library
February 7, 2017 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST! 2/7 - So honored to have Rick Moss of African American Museum and Library at Oakland back with us celebrating Black History Month! Also, win tickets to What's In A Name - Director's Cut on 2/9 at Octopus Lounge when you hear the promo! 510-421-2013
Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia! Listen to Charles Williams "The Chief" , occasional co-host Eye'z and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest: Nancy O'Malley of H.E.A.T Watch
January 31, 2017 10:00am
Today, our guest Nancy O'Malley with HEAT Watch discussing Human Trafficking in The Bay Area!

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio! (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest - Daniel and John of Brothers On The Rise
January 24, 2017 10:00am

1/24 TODAYS GUEST! Daniel and John of Brothers On The Rise!

Discussing the plight and achievements of young men today, Brothers On The Rise is a dual direct service-systems change organization which responsibly empowers male youth to achieve individual success, develop healthy relationships and contribute to a more just and equitable society.

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music.

Tune-in Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon on Radio Valencia! (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

LIKE us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/thoughtsradio

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest: Domingo Vazquez of Tech Exchange
January 17, 2017 10:00am
1-17 Today Charles "The Chief" talks to Bay Area hero Domingo Vazquez of Tech Exchange!

Domingo was once a boilermaker in San Francisco’s Bayview, and a chef at the Clift Hotel. But then he found his passion in giving away technology. “If you don’t have access to a computer or the internet, you’ll going to fall further and further behind,” he explained. Vazquez directs curriculum and training for Technology Exchange (formerly OTX West). The Oakland nonprofit refurbishes donated computers and distributes them to low-income families for free.

Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia! Listen to Charles Williams "The Chief" , occasional co-host Eye'z and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM Radio! - Thoughts of a Common Man - Guest: Peter Mui of Fixit Clinic
January 10, 2017 10:00am
Talking sustainability and mindful consumption with our guest Peter Mui of Fixit Clinic! Fixit Clinic is a contradiction to the disposable, throw-away consumer mindset. They empower people as consumers to engage with the items they chose to bring into their lives, to reduce waste, to inform their current and future consumption and, ultimately, to participate in making better policy choices as a society. Even have a little fun tinkering!

Listen to fun and informative talk radio with host Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, and great music. Tune-in to: www.radiovalencia.fm Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia!



TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Fun and informative talk radio
December 27, 2016 10:00am

Since there was no guest today, The Chief had a lot he wanted to say! Lol

Fun and informative talk radio!
Listen to Charles "The Chief" Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon.(www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)


TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Lisa Marie Adorno of Transcendere
December 13, 2016 10:00am
Today's guest Lisa Marie Adorno of Transcendere!
On the air "live" talking about Diversity and Inclusion along with Unconscious Biases.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio! (www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Barbara Mark, Ph.D
December 6, 2016 10:00am
GUEST 12/6 - The road to success doesn't have to be long, hard, and boring....be adventurous! Barbara Mark Ph.D. is an elite executive coach, leadership psychologist, leadership development and life strategies consultant, and confidant to senior executive women who find it can be lonely at the top. Dr. Mark has been brought into the confidence of thousands of professional women seeking to maintain inner balance while facing diverse external demands, personal ambition, and the desire to feel satisfied and fulfilled personally and professionally.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer". Candid discussions, great guests, great music every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon! Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia !(www.thoughtsofacommonman.net)

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Jessica Mataka of La Cocina SF!
November 29, 2016 10:00am
11/29 - TODAY'S GUEST! Jessica Mataka of La Cocina SF talks about minority entrepreneurship and their restaurateurship program!

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eyez, and Gina "The Producer" every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Fun and informative talk radio!

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! Guest Jasper Smith of UFSC
November 15, 2016 10:00am
TODAY'S GUEST 11/15 - Jasper Smith, Mr. #buildwealth and President of Urban Financial Services Coalition - San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is back! Promoting economic empowerment in minority communities, you'll love his brand of humor as he explains how to whip those finances into shape and shares his November challenge.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eye'z, and Gina "The Producer" on Radio Valencia every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Fun and informative talk radio!

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - Guest Leo Sosa of MEDA
November 8, 2016 10:00am
11/8 - TODAY'S GUEST Leo Sosa of Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA) talks about closing the digital divide and the need for diversity in the tech world.

Listen to Charles Williams, occasional co-host Eyez, and Gina "The Producer" every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Fun and informative talk radio on Radio Valencia!

TOACM-Thoughts of a Common Man Radio! - We're on a new station!
November 1, 2016 10:00am
1st day airing on our NEW station! "The Chief" Charles Williams talks about what to expect in upcoming shows and touches on a myriad of subjects. With the absence of co-host "Eyez", Gina "The Producer" joins in to give "The Chief" a hard time. Lol! Just a good time on the first day with the some good music between segments. We'd love for you tune-in every Tuesday when we are truly in radio mode with lots of great guests. Fun and informative talk radio!

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