Mitch Carnell, an EthicsDaily.com columnist, admires Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jimmy Carter and Pope Francis.
Mitch Carnell is a consultant specializing in effective communication and the founder of the Say Something Nice Day and the Say Something Nice Sunday movements.
Mitch's articles that have appeared on EthicsDaily.com are available here.
1. Where did you grow up?
Woodruff, South Carolina.
2. What is your favorite Bible verse, book or story? Why?
I think it sums up all of Scripture and gives us unmistakable guidance.
3. What is your favorite movie? Why?
"Driving Miss Daisy."
It demonstrates in a beautiful way how love and respect can overcome racial, cultural and religious biases.
4. Who are three of the people you admire?
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jimmy Carter and Pope Francis.
5. What is one little known fact about yourself?
I taught practical speech to Cuban refugees in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Because of the popularity of the television program, "Sing Along with Mitch," it quickly became known as "Speak Along with Mitch."