Past Speakers

Saving Endangered Species – August 13th

Saving Endangered Species – August 13th

Date/Time: Tuesday August 13, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road Portland, OR 97221 **DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE SENTINEL HOTEL!! WE WILL BE MEETING AT THE OREGON ZOO!** Please RSVP using the link above (members & guests!) Are we gaining ground in the battle to save endangered species? Are today’s zoos making a difference? Learn where the Oregon Zoo is seeing success and where it will focus efforts in the coming years. Dr. Don Moore, Oregon Zoo director, will share stories of three...

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OHSU 2025 – August 6th

OHSU 2025 – August 6th

Date/Time: Tuesday August 6th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Dr. Danny Jacobs is the fifth president of Oregon Health & Science University. He is an advocate for the values rooted in public academic health centers like OHSU, with its mission to serve all Oregonians and its commitment to innovation and adaptation to meet community needs. Before joining OHSU, Dr. Jacobs was the executive vice president, provost and dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He...

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Peacebuilding Starts With Friendship – July 30th

Peacebuilding Starts With Friendship – July 30th

Date/Time: Tuesday July 30, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Through a partnership with Creating Friendships for Peace (CFP), Portland Rotary has been given an opportunity to hear from three pairs of Israeli and Palestinian teens.  Join us on Tuesday, July 30th to experience what six teens have to say about their home countries, their personal challenges, and what it takes to bring peace to their part of the world. Creating Friendships for Peace (CFP) is a volunteer grassroots organization whose mission is to...

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Willamette Falls Riverwalk Project – July 23rd

Willamette Falls Riverwalk Project – July 23rd

Date/Time: Tuesday July 23rd, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Andrew Mason is the executive director for Willamette Falls Trust, the nonprofit organization created in 2015 to promote a world-class experience for everyone at Willamette Falls. He has been with the Trust since April 2018. Mason previously served for 22 years at Open School, a Portland-area program that re-engages marginalized youth in their education. Open School expanded tenfold during Mason’s tenure and opened a new school in east Multnomah...

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Having “The Talk” With Your Parents – July 16th

Having “The Talk” With Your Parents – July 16th

Date/Time: Tuesday July 16th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Kelli is a native Oregonian who has dedicated the last twenty years of her life both personally and professionally to senior care. Kelli's mom was diagnosed with Diabetes many years ago, and she suffered multiple complications ranging from blindness to kidney failure. It was during that time Kelli realized they were not the only family struggling to find solutions for care.  That realization led her to create and run one of the leading in-home...

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Mushrooms, Stem Cells, and Nutrition – July 9th

Mushrooms, Stem Cells, and Nutrition – July 9th

Date/Time: Tuesday July 9th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Marvin Hausman received his MD degree from New York University School of Medicine and is a Board Certified Urological Surgeon. He has more than 30 years of drug research and development experience with various pharmaceutical companies, including Bristol-Myers International, Mead-Johnson Pharmaceutical Co., E.R. Squibb, Medco Research, and Axonyx. Dr. Hausman founded Medco Research, which in the 1980s became one of the top contract research...

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