Gitanjali Rao is interviewed by Kate Sullivan on "To Dine for with Kate Sullivan."

Gitanjali Rao, Inventor

At the age of just 11 years old, Gitanjali dreamed up a solution to a problem many had overlooked. Inspired by watching the news coverage of the Flint, Michigan water crisis, Gitanjali invented a water treatment device that Flint residents could use in their homes to see if their water is safe. This invention has won her numerous national and international awards and accolades. Over Mexican comfort food, Gitanjali shares the basics of innovation and creativity and inspires us all to look more closely at big world problems in a more resourceful way.

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Norman Lear, Television Producer

Norman Lear is a World War II veteran as well as a television producing icon. He is the creator of such legendary sitcoms as "All in the Family," "Good Times," "Sanford and Son," "The Jeffersons" and many, many more. Norman has been instrumental in the creating and the success of so many Hollywood professionals, yet his biggest contribution is the discussion his work has sparked. Norman takes us to his favorite restaurant in the heart of L.A., Crossroads, to talk about what makes a great meal and a great T.V. show.

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Kavita Shukla, Inventor, Fenugreen

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Jessica Alba, Actress and Founder of The Honest Company

Jessica Alba had already become a successful Hollywood actress when she decided to start her own business. She never dreamed it would be so tough to begin. Even though she received many rejections and faced much disbelief in her ability, she persevered. Now her eco-conscious baby products company, The Honest Company is valued at more than a billion dollars.

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