Speaker Date Topic
George Robbins Feb 28, 2020
Part I - AARP
Part I - AARP
Mark Wasserstrom Mar 06, 2020
KCPS
KCPS

Elected April 2019, Mark Wasserstrom is currently Board member representing Subdistrict 5, which includes the Southeast High School sector as well as the UMKC/Rockhurst area. He received his Bachelor’s of Recent American History (with distinction) from Harvard and a law degree from the University of Texas at Austin. He set up two Scottish Rite foundations, including the Childhood Language Disorders Clinic. He has done extensive community relations between faith communities. He has worked for equity In the workplace through the Missouri Commission on the Status of Women and the Jackson County Commission on Human Rights. A graduate of the Kansas City Public Schools, his proudest accomplishment has been raising two sons in the public schools, one a government auditor graduated from K State and the other a professional musician graduated from the University of Missouri at Columbia.

Enactus Rotaract Mar 13, 2020
Randy Steinman Mar 20, 2020
Microcredit Program
Microcredit Program
The Rotary Foundation notified the district’s Microcredit Chair, Randy Steinman (Kansas City Plaza Club), on October 24th the next $25,000 installment for the microcredit grant has been wired to the district. These funds are part of a $125,000, five year Global Grant project to provide business startup loans to women living in poverty in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
 
To date this project has helped approximately 80 women start businesses with small loans of $250-750 US. The profits from these businesses help repay the loans and create an income stream to help these women lift themselves and their families out of poverty. Of these women 32 have already repaid their loans in full. 
Tony Trotter, D.C. Mar 27, 2020
Hammond Chiropractic
Hammond Chiropractic

Dr. Patrick Hammond graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City in 1997. He practiced in Westwood, Kansas until 2003 when he opened Hammond Chiropractic Center in June of 2003.

Morning Speaker TBD Apr 03, 2020
Morning Speaker TBD Apr 10, 2020
Morning Speaker TBD Apr 17, 2020
Morning Speaker TBD Apr 24, 2020
Jan Sokoloff Harness May 01, 2020
Author - Look Up: Your Unexpected Guide to Good
Author - Look Up: Your Unexpected Guide to Good

Jan Sokoloff Harness is the award-winning creative force behind Sokoloff Harness Communications, the firm she launched in 2002. During her years in communications, Jan has written for Doonesbury, promoted Yoko Ono, and guided Desmond Tutu around town. She has interviewed movie stars, killers and kids. She has written everything from annual reports to PSAs, from calendars to brochures, from ad campaigns to bookmarks. She has it covered from A-Z. Jan’s professional background includes lengthy stints as: Creative Director, Blades & Associates; Communications Consultant, Corporate Communications Group; Assistant Director, UMKC Office of University Communications; and News Director, KUDL-FM 98 and WHB-710 AM.

"Look Up: Your Unexpected Guide to Good" is the reminder we need right now: No matter how grim the headlines might be, there is still kindness, beauty, and joy all around us. It’s up to each of us to see the good, share it, and create more of it. How to start? Look Up. Drawing (sometimes literally) on her experiences as a journalist, wife, mother, daughter, and mensch, Jan shares advice she’s gathered from a wealth of wise sources. 

Morning Speaker TBD May 08, 2020
Club Assembly May 15, 2020