Past Speakers

Frog Ferry – The Future of Transportation in Portlland – June 11th

Frog Ferry – The Future of Transportation in Portlland – June 11th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 11th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Imagine living in a place that values the environment as much as the individual. A place where locals flock to the beach, mountains, water- ways, and deserts to play as they work to preserve. A place where new ideas, new ways of thinking, new ways of connecting are honored. A place where rivers harbor the secrets of the native peoples who heralded the confluence of the two rivers as the perfect place to call home, raise families, establish trade...

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Oregon’s History of Racism – June 4th

Oregon’s History of Racism – June 4th

Date/Time: Tuesday June 4th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR R. Gregory Nokes retired in 2003 after 43 years in journalism, including 25 years with The Associated Press and 15 years with The Oregonian in Portland. While with The AP, he was stationed in New York, San Juan, Buenos Aires and Washington, D.C., where he served as both an economics and diplomatic correspondent. He traveled to more than 50 countries during his career. Nokes graduated from Willamette University and attended Harvard University as a...

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Nasreen’s Story of Overcoming – May 28th

Nasreen’s Story of Overcoming – May 28th

Date/Time: Tuesday May 24th, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR From the moment of her birth in a southern Nepal border village, Nasreen was taught that her existence was unremarkable. Growing up she witnessed many atrocities against women. By age 9 or 10, her life seemed destined for the same oppressive path. She worked 15 hours per day in a Nepali sweatshop as a child laborer, receiving less than $2 per grueling shift and only if she completed the hundreds of garments demanded of her. She ate, slept and...

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Rental Market in Portland – May 21st

Rental Market in Portland – May 21st

Date/Time: Tuesday May 21st, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Emily Anderer is a CoStar Group Market Analyst for Portland, and surrounding metros in the Pacific Northwest. In 2018, Emily delivered 30 presentations on commercial real estate – mainly to clients, and at larger industry events. She has written about 80 reports covering both metros and individual neighborhoods, each specific to multi-family, office, retail, or industrial space. Along with the reports, Emily writes topical news articles for the...

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Rotary District 5100 Conference – May 17th-19th

Rotary District 5100 Conference – May 17th-19th

Date/Time: Friday-Sunday May 17-19, 2019 Register Today! Location: Riverhouse  on the Deschutes 3075 N Hwy. 97 Bend, OR  97703 A District Conference is one of the  most enjoyable and rewarding privileges of Rotary membership. Come share ideas, celebrate our accomplishments and find out what is happening in the District and with Rotary International.

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Salvation Army – May 14th

Salvation Army – May 14th

Date/Time: Tuesday May 14, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Commissioners Kenneth G. and Jolene K. Hodder serve as the Territorial Commander and Territorial President for Women’s Ministries respectively for the USA Western Territory. Commissioner Kenneth Hodder is a graduate of Harvard College (A.B. magna cum laude, 1980) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 1983).  Commissioner Jolene Hodder holds a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University, Los Angeles (1982), and a Masters of Religion from...

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