Speaker Date Topic
Steve McCormick, President, McCormick Technologies Apr 25, 2019
Cyber Security from a former spy

A few excerpts from his resume over the past fifteen years: Technical Operations Officer/Field Engineer, Central Intelligence Agency - R&D Scientist/Engineer, Armor and Explosives/ Material Technologies, Idaho National Laboratory.  No doubt, this will be a great presentation!

Jeff Cates, Project Manager, Experis, Inc. May 02, 2019
Use of the H1b Visa Program - a good or bad thing?

You will remember Jeff's presentation a couple years ago, entitled: Outsourcing Your Job.  This time around, what are large corporations doing to reduce costs for highly paid professional employees?  Offshore hiring solutions?  Come and listen!

Walt Adams, Private Historical Research May 09, 2019
Lyda Trueblood, Idaho's Notorious Murderer

Walt is back, you heard him last year discussing a colorful law enforcement figure from our distant past.  He is back and has a new story from ´╗┐Idaho's history, a murderous woman taking the life of every man she ever married!

Mike Markley, Ed. Manager, N.W. Lineman College May 16, 2019
"They are looking for a few good people"

What is it about jobs and great pay, come and learn more about this subject.  Mike may seem like a familiar face, he was just here with our Rotary Exchange Student a few months ago.  Mike is back to tell you about his job, promoting the Northwest Lineman College in Meridian, Idaho.  Did you know graduates start their first position at $63,000 a year!

Tarmera Cameron, Market Manager, Farmers Market May 23, 2019
Boise's Modern Day Farmers Market

You guessed it, from up on the power pole stringing wires to down on the ground planting and growing food.  Come and learn about the new reimagined and relocated Boise Farmers Market.  Where does all that food come from and how is it sold?  When and where did they open their new digs?

Wyatt Schroeder-Director of Community Partnerships May 30, 2019
Update on Solutions to Homelessness (Boise City)

As we all know Wyatt Schroeder was the very successful director of the Catch Program here in the Treasure Valley.  He championed a "Housing First" approach to addressing homelessness.  He continues this approach in his new position with the City of Boise as the Director of Community Partnerships.  Wyatt is visiting our club to give us an update on Boise's staggering housing affordability crisis.

Jackie Stearns-New Rotary Member-Centennial Rotary Jun 06, 2019
Classification Talk
Dana Thorp Patterson-Director, Osher L.L.L. Center Jun 13, 2019
Osher Life Long Learning Center - Boise State University

Many of us might imagine, get out of college, go to work, that's it.  Not so true, endowed by the Bernard Osher Foundation, the Osher Institute provides a wide variety of college-level, non credit offerings for intellectually curious adults.  Come and learn more about this great program and why we should support it!