Elevate Maryland

Elevate Maryland is a podcast and blog with a Maryland focus and Howard County roots.

The Elevate Podcast explores the policies, people, and stories that affect the state of Maryland. “Elevate” is defined as: to lift up or make higher, to raise in rank or status, to improve morally, intellectually, or culturally, and to raise the spirits of – just what we aim to do. With over 100 podcasts to date, Show Founders and Hosts Candace Dodson Reed and Tom Coale talk to newsmakers and everyday people in order to elevate the conversation and find out what matters most in our communities. Find a full list of all podcasts here

The Elevated Voices eNewsletter is a weekly curated list of Maryland’s best political coverage and commentary. Managed by Tom Coale, the Elevated Voices eNewsletter highlights previous and upcoming shows, perspectives from our guests, hosts and community, and provides links to information of importance to us, and our Elevate Maryland community. As always, we are striving to: Elevate Voices. Build Community. And, Present Solutions. Sign up for our Elevated Voices eNewsletter here

The Elevate Blog covers the latest news from the Elevate world, what we are doing and thinking about, and what we hope you’ll read with us and discuss. Elevate Editor Buffy Beaudoin-Schwartz pulls from the podcast, our writers, and current news. Elevate Writers Candace Dodson Reed, Tom Coale, Mickey GomezWendy RoyaltySabina Taj and Elizabeth Mason Moses have inspirational and aspirational takes on what we need to do to Elevate Maryland. Read our blog posts here