Past Speakers

The State of Socially Responsible Investing – November 6th

The State of Socially Responsible Investing – November 6th

Date/Time: Tuesday November 6th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR This presentation will provide the latest information about the dramatic increase in interest in socially responsible investing (also known as environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing). Mike Wallace, a Partner with BrownFlynn, and past Director of the North American Global Reporting Initiative, will discuss the growing interest amongst retail and institutional investors in applying either values or ESG data to their investments in...

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A Different Kind of Democracy: Reimagining Civic Participation – October 30th

A Different Kind of Democracy: Reimagining Civic Participation – October 30th

Date/Time: Tuesday October 30th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR You might have seen that infamous chart: the one from a 2016 public opinion survey where Americans rated the importance of living in a democracy. On the left are the WWII generation, in the middle the Boomers, on the right the Millennials. And there's a line that falls dramatically left to right. Among Americans born in the 1980s, only about 30% said they that living in a democratic country is "essential." And it's not just young folks. Our...

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Business Exchange-October 23rd

Business Exchange-October 23rd

Date/Time: Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: Various Locations It's that time of year, our Fall Business Exchange! Remember, we will not be meeting at the Sentinel Hotel. Instead, enjoy an array of business from our very own members. Sign up today to reserve your spot! (Want to host? Let the office know!)   Oregon State UniversityMaria Schell OSU Portland Center, 555 SW Morrison St, Room 2039, Portland, OR 97204   Boy Scouts of America Mike Egan2145 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR...

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Human Trafficking-October 16th

Date/Time: Tuesday October 16th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 4th floor Portland, OR Dana was the first woman in the Rotary Club of SW Portland before transferring to the Rotary Club of East Portland where she has 26 years of perfect attendance. She was the President of East Portland Rotary 2000-01, has been a District Conference Speaker, District Assembly presenter and District Conference Program Co-Chair.  She has served District 5100 as Assistant Governor twice, District Trainer and The Rotary Foundation (TRF) Education...

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Oregon’s Coordinated Care Organizations – October 9th

Oregon’s Coordinated Care Organizations – October 9th

Date/Time: Tuesday October 9th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR John was born in Colfax, Washington, March 5, 1947; graduated from Dartmouth College, 1969; and the University of Oregon Medical School, 1973. He did his internship in Denver with four rotations in the emergency departments of Denver General Hospital, Denver Children’s Hospital and University Hospital. Following his internship, he practiced Emergency Medicine in Roseburg, Oregon from 1974-­‐‑1989 with one year of general practice and surgery...

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MLB/PDX Why Portland, Why Now!- October 2nd

MLB/PDX Why Portland, Why Now!- October 2nd

Date/Time: Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 4th floor Portland, OR A retired 26+ year executive, Craig Cheek held several key leadership positions within NIKE Inc., the most recent being VP/GM of Team and Licensed Sports including key relationships with the NFL, MLB and NCAA College Programs. Craig was responsible for driving the global category’s business, building deep consumer connections and driving ongoing momentum through key relationships like the National Football League. Cheek joined NIKE, Inc. in 1990...

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