Speaker Date Topic
Tracy Maki - Guest of Bill Howell Mar 09, 2021
Valley Outreach
Brett Feldman, Executive Dir - Guest of Ned Gordon Mar 16, 2021
Brett Feldman, Executive Director of the Parks & Trails Council
Katie Bang, Dev Director - Guest of Laurie Cherry Mar 23, 2021
Bridge to Books, affiliate of the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, providing free books for kids.

Katie Bang is the Development Director for a newly established non-profit called Bridge to Books. They are the local affiliate for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library which provides one free book per month for kids age newborn to five. To learn about the program, visit www.bridgetobooks.com.

TBD - Guset of Jennifer Giovinazzo Mar 30, 2021
TBD
Matt Downing, (MSCWMO) - Guest of Del Peterson Apr 06, 2021
Water quality improvement on Lily Lake to take place this summer

Matt Downing, Administrator for the Middle St Croix Watershed Management Organization (MSCWMO), he will speak about final plans for water quality improvement on Lily Lake to take place this summer.

Laura Babcock, PhD - Guest of Don Schuld Apr 13, 2021
Develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that prevent pollution at the source

Laura Babcock, PhD - Director of MnTAP

The Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is an outreach program at the University of Minnesota that helps Minnesota businesses develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that prevent pollution at the source, maximize efficient use of resources, and reduce energy use and costs to improve public health and the environment. 
Isaac Orr, policy fellow - Guest of Mark Fisher Apr 20, 2021
A brief history of energy, detailing man's quest for more, and more useful energy
Isaac Orr
Isaac Orr is a policy fellow at Center of the American Experiment, where he writes about energy and environmental issues, including mining and electricity policy. His writings have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the New York Post, The Hill, Orange County Register, The Washington Times, and many other publications.
 
His presentation will be a brief history of energy, detailing man's quest for more, and more useful energy. It starts in antiquity and details man's journey to the industrial revolution to the present day. Finally, it makes a prediction about the future of energy.

 

Brent Voight - Guest of Sunrise Rotary Apr 27, 2021
Introduce scholarship winners, mentor recruitment and STRIVE update.
TBD - Guest of Mary Parcheta May 04, 2021
TBD
Paul Schnell, Commissioner - Guest of Andy Haak May 11, 2021
MN Department of Corrections

Paul Schnell, MN Department of Corrections Commissioner

TBD - Guest of Jim Meier May 18, 2021
TBD