Bulletin Archives 2012-2013

JUNE 25, 2013

Bill Ptacek, Director, King County Library System, “Why the King County Library is Different than Other Libraries” | Membership Corner | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JUNE 18, 2013

Dan Church, President, Bastyr University | Membership Corner | Past Presidents Luncheon Honoring Julie Arnevick | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | BRC Partners for Work: Mai’s Graduation | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos: Annual President’s Celebration

JUNE 11, 2013

Annual President’s Celebration | Membership Corner | BRC Partners for Work: Mai’s Graduation, June 12 | Memorial Service for Rotarian Bob Evans, June 14 | BRC Environmental Stewardship Project at Mercer Slough | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JUNE 4, 2013

Joel H. Berg, Dean, University of Washington School of Dentistry | Membership Corner | BRC Hands-On Environmental Project, June 8th | Memorial Service for Rotarian Bob Evans, June 14 | Annual President’s Celebration, June 11 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Spring Golf Fellowship June 5 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, June 6 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

MAY 28, 2013

Matt Thompson, NOAA/National Weather Service, Port Meteorological Officer – Seattle | Membership Corner | Environmental Committee Project, June 8 | Annual President’s Celebration, June 11 | Spring Golf Fellowship June 5 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, June 6 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27

MAY 21, 2013

Betty Nokes, President/CEO, Bellevue Chamber of Commerce | Membership Corner | Annual Dinner & Auction Photos | Spring Golf Fellowship, June 5 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, June 6 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Recent Meeting Photos

MAY 14, 2013

Dr. Darrin Collins, Woodland Park Zoo | Membership Corner | Spring Golf Fellowship, June 5 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, June 6 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Recent Meeting Photos

MAY 7, 2013

Gabe Murfitt, gabeshope.org, “My Message is C.L.E.A.R.” | Membership Corner | BRC Auction: Proxy Raise the Paddle | Auction Item Drop-Off Information | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Spring Golf Fellowship June 5 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Recent Meeting Photos

APRIL 30, 2013

Pete Wilkinson, Bellevue Baseball and Motivational Speaker | Membership Corner | BRC Thirsty Thursday May 2 | Spring Golf Fellowship June 5 | Auction Item Drop-Off Information | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

APRIL 23, 2013

Dr. Mark Dedomenico, “Diabetes Awareness” | Membership Corner | Auction Item Drop-Off Information | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

APRIL 16, 2013

Michael Luis, Mayor of Medina & Author of “Century 21 City,” an economic history of the Puget Sound region | Membership Corner | Rotary Open House at the New MOHAI, April 19 | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

APRIL 9, 2013

Patrick Bannon, President Bellevue Downtown Association | Membership Corner | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

APRIL 2, 2013

Bill Moos, Director of Athletics, Washington State University “Cougar Athletics” | Membership Corner | BRC Thirsty Thursday, April 4 | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

MARCH 26, 2013

Apoorva Mallya, MBA, CFA, Program Officer, Immunization Programs, Vaccine Delivery, Global Health Program, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation “Polio Eradication” | Membership Corner | 6th BRC Group Book Discussion, May 8 | Save the Date: Camp Goodtimes, June 27 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

MARCH 19, 2013

Joe Crecca, “Prisoner of War” | Membership Corner | Blaise Bouchand French Dinner, March 10 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

MARCH 12, 2013

Bill Carleton, McNaul Ebel Nawrot & Helgren PLLC, “Crowdfunding” | Membership Corner | Roll out Your Procurement | Rotary Books for the World Book Drive | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

MARCH 5, 2013

Dr. Tim Mills, Superintendent, Bellevue School District, “State of the Union of Public Education in Bellevue” | Membership Corner | BRC Thirsty Thursday, March 7 | Rotary First Harvest, March 9 | Update on Our Recently-Launched Tyee Interact Club | Olive Crest Snack Drive | Partners for Work | Rotary Books for the World Book Drive | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

FEBRUARY 26, 2013

Linda Pillo, Bellevue Chief of Police & Christa Chambers, Vice President, Bellevue Police Foundation, “Safety in Our City — a Police and Community Partnership” | Membership Corner | Partners for Work | Rotary Books for the World Book Drive | Olive Crest Snack Drive | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

FEBRUARY 19, 2013

Dr. Lorraine McConaghy, Director, Museum of History and Industry | Membership Corner | Rotary Books for the World Book Drive | Olive Crest Snack Drive | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

FEBRUARY 12, 2013

James McClain, Director, Bellevue Youth Theatre, “Building Theatre Through Community” | Membership Corner | Procurement Team Seating this Tuesday, February 12 | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

FEBRUARY 5, 2013

Jon Staenberg, Founder, Hand of God Wines, “From Venture Capital to Vintner Capital” | Membership Corner | RYLA Seminar February 28 | Middle School Rotaract Club Launched | Thirsty Thursday, February 7: Red Badgers’ Night | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5 | Recent Meeting Photos

JANUARY 29, 2013

Larry Wright, Managing Director & Stefano Catalini, Director of Art, Craft & Design, Bellevue Arts Museum | Membership Corner | January 29: Normal Seating Suspended! Sit with Auction Teams! | Reporting LIVE from Sun Valley! | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | RYLA Seminar February 28 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 2 | Thirsty Thursday, February 7: Red Badgers’ Night | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013

JANUARY 22, 2013

Conrad Lee, Mayor, City of Bellevue | Membership Corner | January 22: Normal Seating Suspended! Sit with Auction Teams! | Rotary First Harvest Work Party | Thirsty Thursday, February 7: Red Badgers’ Night | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 2 | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013

JANUARY 15, 2013

Annie and Dan Wilson, Co-Chairs, United Way of King County 2012‑13 Fundraising Campaign, “Measuring the Return on Idealism” | Membership Corner | Rotary 5030 – Literacy Matters | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 2 | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013 | Recent Meeting Photos

JANUARY 8, 2013

Roy Whitehead, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer, Washington Federal | Membership Corner | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, January 8 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 2 | BRC Holiday Bell Ringing | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Recent BRC Paul Harris Foundation Presentation | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013 | BRC Holiday Program Photos

DECEMBER 18, 2012

Bellevue Rotary Holiday Program | Membership Corner | TRF Annual Fund | BRC Group Book Discussion February 13 | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013

DECEMBER 11, 2012

Susannah Frame, KING 5 Investigative Reporter, “Fraud On the Job — Fraud, Waste & Abuse in State Minority Contracting Programs” | Membership Corner | TRF Annual Fund | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013

DECEMBER 4, 2012

Chef/Author John Howie, John Howie Steak House, Bellevue; Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar, Bellevue & Seattle; SPORT Restaurant & Bar, Seattle; Adriatic Grill Italian Cuisine & Wine Bar, Tacoma | Membership Corner | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | Rotary District 5030 Conference May 3‑5, 2013 | Recent Meeting Photos

NOVEMBER 27, 2012

Chris Martin, President & Founder, CleanScapes, “The Success and Growth of a Local Waste and Recycling Company” | Membership Corner | Last Thirsty Thursday of 2012! | BRC/Sun Valley Super Bowl Ski Fellowship, January 31‑February 4 | International Toast Exchange with the Rotary Club of Stretford & Urmston (UK), November 27 | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Recent Meeting Photos

NOVEMBER 20, 2012

David Madeira, President & CEO, LeMay — America’s Car Museum | Membership Corner | Last Thirsty Thursday of 2012! | Rotary Group Study Exchange Team Member Selection for Russia | International Toast Exchange with the Rotary Club of Stretford & Urmston (UK), November 27 | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Recent Meeting Photos

NOVEMBER 13, 2012

Doug King, President & CEO, Museum of Flight | Membership Corner | BRC Group Book Discussion November 15 | Rotary Group Study Exchange Team Member Selection for Russia | International Toast Exchange with the Rotary Club of Stretford & Urmston (UK), November 27 | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Recent Meeting Photos

NOVEMBER 6, 2012

Glen A. Curda, DPM, MS, Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery & Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, “Footnotes” | Membership Corner | Rotary Cooking Class at Sur La Table | BRC Group Book Discussion Postponed to November 15 | GSE Opportunity in Russia | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | Recent Meeting Photos

OCTOBER 30, 2012

Steve Lingenbrink, District 5030 Governor “A Life Building Hope” | Membership Corner | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | Rotary Annual Fund | BRC Group Book Discussion Postponed to November 15 | District 5030 Holiday Party December 15 | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | Recent Meeting Photos

OCTOBER 23, 2012

John Cook, Co-Founder, GeekWire.com | Membership Corner | BRC Group Book Discussion Postponed to November 15 | Oktoberfest | Eastside Rotaract Looking for Members | Service to Mature Community: Evergreen Court Auction | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | Recent Meeting Photos

OCTOBER 16, 2012

David Schultz, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Overlake Medical Center, “Overlake — Providing our Community with Value‑Based Healthcare” | Membership Corner | BRC Group Book POSTPONED | Oktoberfest | Rotary Sponsors Group Study Exchange in Russia | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012‑13 | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | Recent Meeting Photos

OCTOBER 9, 2012

Michael Baumgartner, US Senate Candidate, “Baumgartner for US Senate” | Membership Corner | Rotary Sponsors Group Study Exchange in Russia | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 13 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012‑13 | BRC Group Book Discussion October 24 | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | Recent Meeting Photos

OCTOBER 2, 2012

Sally Crum Wineman, JD, Area Senior Vice President, Compliance Counsel Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc., “The Future of Employee Benefits: Preparing for the Reformed Marketplace” | Membership Corner | Thirsty Thursday, October 4 | Rotary Sponsors Group Study Exchange in Russia | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 13 | BRC Group Book Discussion October 24 | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012‑13 | Recent Meeting Photos

SEPTEMBER 25, 2012

Michael Young, President, University of Washington, “State of the University” | Membership Corner | Thirsty Thursday, October 4 | Rotary Sponsors Group Study Exchange in Russia | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 13 | Check Your Annual Fund Giving History | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012‑13 | BRC Group Book Discussion October 24 | Recent Meeting Photos

SEPTEMBER 18, 2012

Congressman Adam Smith, “Home Grown Leadership” | Membership Corner | BRC Fellowship: Rotary Cooking Class, October 29 | Rotary Sponsors Group Study Exchange in Russia | St. Peter’s United Methodist Garden Dedication | RI Annual Fund | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | BRC Group Book Discussion October 24 | Recent Meeting Photos

SEPTEMBER 11, 2012

Steve Strachan, King County Sheriff, “Leading Real Reform” | Membership Corner | BRC Group Book Discussion October 24 | RI Annual Fund | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Membership – Foundation – Public Image (PR) Seminar, September 15 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Recent Meeting Photos

SEPTEMBER 4, 2012

John Urquhart, “Sheriff’s Office — From Green River to Today” | Membership Corner | RotaCare Volunteer Profile: Matt Novack | Fall Golf Fellowship | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 6 | End Polio Night at the Storm (WNBA), September 6 | Membership – Foundation – Public Image (PR) Seminar, September 15 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Recent Meeting Photos

AUGUST 28, 2012

Gregory K. Alex, MA, CDC, Executive Director/Founder, The Matt Talbot Center, “Addiction: No Family, Community, or Business is Immune” | Membership Corner | Park Committee Meeting, August 28 | Fall Golf Fellowship | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 6 | End Polio Night at the Storm (WNBA), September 6 | Membership – Foundation – Public Image (PR) Seminar, September 15 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Bellevue Rotary Charity Poker Club | Recent Meeting Photos

AUGUST 21, 2012

Senator Maria Cantwell, United States Senate |Membership Corner | Park Committee Meeting, August 28 | Fall Golf Fellowship | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 6 | End Polio Night at the Storm (WNBA), September 6 | Membership – Foundation – Public Image (PR) Seminar, September 15 | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Bellevue Rotary Charity Poker Club | Recent Meeting Photos

AUGUT 14, 2012

Sigi Schmid, Head Coach, Seattle Sounders FC, “Dealing With Change in the Business World — and Coming Out on Top” | Membership Corner | Park Committee Meeting, August 28 | Perfect Attendance — Congratulations! | Fall Golf Fellowship | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Shuffle Up and Deal! | Recent Meeting Photos

AUGUST 7, 2012

Kirk Adams, President and CEO, The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., “The Lighthouse for the Blind: A Local Non-Profit Social Enterprise” |Membership Corner | Fall Golf Fellowship | District 5030 Rotary Academy 2012–13 | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | Shuffle Up and Deal! | Recent Meeting Photos

JULY 31, 2012

Mark Okerstrom, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Expedia, Inc. | Membership Corner | Group Study Exchange (GSE) | BRC Group Book Discussion | Ice Cream Sales 2012 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, August 2 | Shuffle Up and Deal! | Recent Meeting Photos

JULY 24, 2012

Bob Herbold, Managing Director, The Herbold Group, LLC, “U.S. Competitiveness” | Membership Corner | “President Rob, this is what past presidents do!” | BRC Thirsty Thursday, August 2 | Shuffle Up and Deal! | Recent Meeting Photos

JULY 17, 2012

Justice Steven C. Gonzalez, Washington State Supreme Court, “Liberty and Justice in a Post-9/11 America” | BRC Thirsty Thursday, August 2 | BRC Group Book Discussion | Shuffle Up and Deal!| Where are they now? VOSH Eyecare Mission to Mexico (Brad Volz) | Recent Meeting Photos

JULY 10, 2012

Richard F. McDermott & Patricia Clark, King County Superior Court Judges, “King County Juvenile Court — Its Accomplishments and Its Future” | Queen Anne Rotary Club Kick-Off Meeting Camp Goodtimes Carnival BRC Thirsty Thursday, August 2 Sports Equipment for Orphanages in Peru Shuffle Up and Deal! BRC Group Book Discussion Recent Meeting Photos

JULY 3, 2012

Jennifer Freimund, Executive Director, Seattle-King County Dental Society & Foundation; Nancy Utt, Program Manager, Medical Teams International’s Mobile Dental Program & Dr. John McFatridge, DDS, “Medical Teams International’s Mobile Dental Program: 74 Local Partners Provide Dental Care to Those Who Cannot Afford It” | President’s Celebration is History — New Rotary Year! | Sports Equipment for Orphanages in Peru | BRC Group Book Discussion