Podcast: Dad Talk – Balancing Budgets and Diapers

What’s it like being a dad and working in local government? Kent Wyatt interviews four dads to talk about balancing work and life. Let’s meet our guests.


Ben McCready, Town of Normal, IL, Assistant to the City Manager, LinkedIn and Twitter

Matt Yager, City of Plano, TX, Budget Consultant, LinkedIn and Twitter

Patrick Rollens, City of Corvallis, OR, Public Information Officer, LinkedIn and Twitter

Ryan Adams, City of Irving, TX, Assistant to the City Manager, LinkedIn and Twitter


The four dads discuss parental leave, dealing with sick kids & how work places can be family friendly.


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