Speakers for May 2018

May 1 – Hon. Bob Livingston, “Accomplishments and Bi-partisan Achievements of
the Livingston Group”
May 8 – Classification Talks by Katy Fike, Dan Ehrlick, and Jenifer Hammer
May 15 – Good Scout Awards
May 22 – Tom and Jean O’Connor, FBI agents
May 29 – NO MEETING, BHCC Closed

Speakers for April 2018

3 – Jim Gilmore, Former Virginia Governor, The Situation in Korea
10 – Janet Barnett, “Celebrating Women’s History” And Remembering One of Our Own
17 – Brooke Curran. We’re hoping for a speedy recovery for our friend Brooke Curran and we hope she can speak to us on April 17th. If she is not up to the task yet, we will have to schedule her for another date. In her place we will have Dede Bailer, “Mental Health Services in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS)”
24 – Melanie Greenburg, CEO of the Alliance for Peacebuilding in Washington. DC – “Building Peace in a Turbulent World” sponsored by our International Fellowship Committee. Description: Melanie Greenberg, CEO of the Alliance for Peacebuilding, will shine a light on the efforts of citizens and governments around the world to build peace, and create societies resilient to violence, during a time of rising conflict and polarization. She will trace a line from “inner peace” and the revolution in neuroscience, to peace as global strategy. She will also talk about new narratives for peace, and how every one of us can become a peacebuilder.

Speakers for March 2018

6 – NO MEETING due to schedule conflict with BHCC
13 – Pres. Kent Trachte, Lycoming College “The Value of a Liberal Arts Education in the 21st Century”
20 – Ambassador from Lithuania Rolandas Kriščiūnas, “Lithuanian American Relationship”
27 – Kazem Kazerounian, Dean of Engr., Univ. of Connecticut, “Engineering in the 21st Century”

Speakers for February 2018

Feb 6 – COL (USAF, Ret) Buz Carpenter Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame
“Kelly’s Greatest Challenge – The Blackbirds”
Feb 13 – Douglas Goist National Industries for the Blind, “Assistive Technologies for Daily Living”
Feb 20 – Bonnie Carroll, “Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors” (TAPS)
Feb 27 – Phil Brady and Kelly Grant, “Changing Workplace Trends”

Speakers for January 2018

Jan 2 – no meeting
Jan 9 – Matt Paxton, “The Aging Population and What To Do With All the Stuff”
Jan 16 – Chris Herndon, “Life Serving at the White House”
Jan 23 – Christopher Miles, “Construction at the Architect of the Capitol”
Jan 30 – Annual Club Assembly

Speakers for December

Dec 5, Bill Colisumo, Director of the Alexandria Singers “Music in your Life”
Dec 12, Eddie Reyes. retired Police Chief. “Beware of Scammers”
Dec 19. Holiday Luncheon
Dec 26, no meeting

Speakers for November 2017

November 7 – Jack Pitzer, “Army OCS: Pathways to Leadership Since 1941”

November 14 – Mara Benner, “Alternative Healing Approaches: Connecting Body and Mind”

November 21 –  Gwendolyn Beck (Granddaughter of a Holocaust Hero)

“Stories Remembered from Loved Ones”

November 28 – Diane Hendel, “Everything You Want to Know About Medicare, but Were Afraid to Ask”

SPEAKERS FOR OCTOBER 2017

October 3 – District Governor Ronnie Chantker, “Words about District 7610”

October 10 – Shannon Steene, “Redevelopment of Carpenter’s Shelter, and What it Means for Alexandria”

October 17 – Debbie Evans, “Domestic Violence Services Offered in the City of Alexandria”

October 24 – Fred Barnes, “The Current State of American Politics”

October 31 – Classification Talks

Speakers for September 2017

September 5 – NO MEETING, BHCC CLOSED

September 12 – Gwendolyn Klein -“Safe and Sound in the Hospital”

September 19 – Dr. Lisa Kaplowitz – “An End to HIV and Hepatitis C”

September 26 – Bonnie O’Leary – “HELP! Where did my Hearing Go?”

Rotary Speakers for August 2017

August 1 – Classification Talks by Rachael Talay and Denny Kuhns

August 8—Mr. Craig Fuller, CEO of the Fuller Group and former White House and Association Executive.

“FROM THE WHITE HOUSE TO AVIATION”

August 15 – Dr. Donald Trump, INOVA Schar Cancer Institute

August 22 – Mr. Craig Floyd, Founder & CEO of National Law Enforcement Officers Assn.

August 29 – Mr. Robert (Robin) Winthrop Johnson Esq., Partner Johnson, Rogers & Clifton LLP

“Status of the Sugar Industry”