Bulletin Archives 2013-2014

MAY 13, 2014

David Giuliani, Co-Founder and Chair, Washington Business Alliance | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, June 14 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Auction Photos | Rotary Cares Committee

MAY 6, 2014

Dr. David Sherman, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, “Seattle BioMed Tuberculosis Battle” | Need Auction Volunteers! | Live Auction Sneak Peek | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, May 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, May 8 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4

APRIL 29, 2014

Mary Bacarella, Managing Director & Carl Spence, Artistic Director, Seattle International Film Festival | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, May 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, May 8 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4

APRIL 22, 2014

John Kelly, Senior Vice President, Global Responsibility & Public Policy, Starbucks | Live Auction Sneak Peek | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, May 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, May 8 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rob’s Nepal Trip Update: The Extra Step | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

APRIL 15, 2014

Ben Peterson, King County Noxious Weed Control Program, “Plant Bullies of the Northwest: Why Noxious Weeds are a Big Deal” | BRC Thirsty Thursday, May 8 | Rob’s Nepal Trip Update: Closing the ircle | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, May 8 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7

APRIL 8, 2014

Lorraine McConaghy, Public Historian, “MOHAI’s Bezos Center for Innovation” | Rotary Cares Committee: Jack Schneider | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, April 12 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7

APRIL 1, 2014

Brian Turner, “Is Your Business Growing Fast Enough? Why Not?” | Rotary Cares Committee: Jack Schneider | Fellowship Event April 4: Ten Grands at Benaroya Hall | Thirsty Thursday is WACKY WEDNESDAY on APRIL 2! | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, April 12 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7

MARCH 25, 2014

Jim McLaughlin, “UW Women’s Volleyball” | Bellevue RotaCare’s New Website | Thirsty Thursday is WACKY WEDNESDAY on APRIL 2! | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, April 12 | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

MARCH 18, 2014

Daniel Lessler, MD, MHA, FACP, Chief Medical Officer, Washington State Health Care Authority, “The Affordable Care Act and Health Care Reform in Washington State: An Update” | Thirsty Thursday is WACKY WEDNESDAY on APRIL 2! | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | BRC Crystal Mountain 2014 Report | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, April 12 | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

MARCH 11, 2014

Gabrielle Moorhead & Gillian Allen-White, Co-Owners, Grand Central Bakery, “The Successes and Challenges of Running a Sustainable Company” | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, March 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | BRC Book Discussion Group, May 7 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

MARCH 4, 2014

Robert Wallace, CEO, Wallace Properties, “Commercial Real Estate on the Eastside” | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, March 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | BRC Spring Golf Fellowship, June 4 | BRC Group Book Discussion, May 7 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

FEBRUARY 25, 2014

Chris Lewicki, President & Chief Engineer, Planetary Resources, Inc., “Planetary Resources: The Asteroid Mining Company” | Crystal Mountain Overnight Fellowship, March 4‑5 | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, March 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | Literacy Month: Books for the World — Club & District 5030 Book Drive | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

FEBRUARY 18, 2014

Chee Chew, Vice President of Engineering, Google, “About Google Washington Offices” | Crystal Mountain Overnight Fellowship, March 4‑5 |Rotary Family Festival, March 8 | BRC Group Book Discussion Photo | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Literacy Month: Books for the World — Club & District 5030 Book Drive | Jackson Hole Ski Trip Photos | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, March 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

FEBRUARY 11, 2014

Bill Schultheis, The Coffee House Investor | Evergreen Court Auction, February 11 | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Literacy Month: Books for the World — Club & District 5030 Book Drive | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | Rotary First Harvest Hearts & Wine, February 15 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, March 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

FEBRUARY 4, 2014

Dr. Larry Corey, President & Director, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5 | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 — Need Drivers! | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | Evergreen Court Auction, February 11 | Literacy Month: Books for the World — Club & District 5030 Book Drive | BRC Thirsty Thursday, February 6 | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, February 8 | Rotary First Harvest Hearts & Wine, February 15 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews, March 11 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now!

JANUARY 28, 2014

Jack A. Cowan, Executive Director , French‑American Chamber of Commerce Pacific Northwest, “France and the Pacific Northwest” | Rotary Family Festival, March 8 — Need Drivers! | Rotary Auction Sponsorships | BRC Thirsty Thursday, February 6 | Literacy Month: Books for the World — Club & District 5030 Book Drive | Rotary First Harvest Hearts & Wine, February 15 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 1 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, February 8 | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews in March | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5

JANUARY 21, 2014

Jesse Jones, Consumer Advocate, KING 5 News, “Get Jesse Jones” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 1 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, February 8 | Partners for Work Mock Interviews in March | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5 | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

JANUARY 14, 2014

Richard J. LeBlanc, Professor & Chair, Department of Computer Science & Software Engineering, Seattle University, “Educating Successful Technology Workers – the Perspective from Seattle University” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | Wanted: High School Juniors for RYLA, March 6‑9 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 1 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | Photos from Wacky Wednesday at KidsQuest | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, February 8

JANUARY 7, 2014

Senator Rodney Tom, “Washington State Senate Update” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | BRC Thirsty Thursday Turns to Wacky Wednesday, January 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, January 11 | Annual Special Olympics Ski Competition at Snoqualmie Pass, February 1 | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

DECEMBER 17, 2013

Annual Holiday Program | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Holiday Bell Ringing | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 — Register Now! | Auction Dinner Fulfilled | BRC Thirsty Thursday Turns to Wacky Wednesday, January 8 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, January 11 | BRC Group Book Discussion in February 5 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

DECEMBER 10, 2013

Dr. Daniel J. Martin, President, Seattle Pacific University | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | Rotary First Harvest Holiday Work Party, December 14 | BRC Holiday Bell Ringing | BRC Group Book Discussion in January | BRC Thirsty Thursday Turns to Wacky Wednesday, January 8 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

DECEMBER 3, 2013

Representatives Cyrus Habib and Ross Hunter | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | BRC Holiday Bell Ringing | BRC Group Book Discussion in January | Wacky Wednesday, January 8 | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

NOVEMBER 26, 2013

Blaise Bouchand, Maison de France, “Holiday Dinner Party with a French Twist” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | BRC Holiday Bell Ringing | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

NOVEMBER 19, 2013

Guy H. Palmer, DVM, PhD, Director, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, Washington State University, “Improving Public Health and Catalyzing Human Opportunity: WSU’s Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | Braille Embosser Provides Graphics and Pictures for the Blind/Visually Impaired | Charity Bootcamp for RFH, November 23 | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

NOVEMBER 12, 2013

Bradley D. Tilden, President & CEO, Alaska Air Group, Inc., “Alaska Airlines” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | Charity Bootcamp for RFH, November 23 | Packing Apples & Wax Beans for Rotary First Harvest | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

NOVEMBER 5, 2013

Herbert M. “Tim” Richards III, DVM, Kahua Ranch, Veterinary Associates, Inc., “Ranching in Hawaii, Past, Present and Future” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos | BRC Thirsty Thursday, November 7 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, November 9 | Rob’s Nepal Trip Update, Part 1) | Charity Bootcamp for RFH, November 23 | Call for District Governor Nominations for 2016‑17 | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | FELLOWSHIP EVENT: Christmas Ship Flotilla, December 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

OCTOBER 29, 2013

Bob Opple, WWII Diesel Submarines, “Bring the Lady Home” | BRC Annual Talent & Variety Show, December 17 | Call for District Governor Nominations for 2016‑17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | RFH Hoedown Lowdown | Call for District Governor Nominations for 2016‑17 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, November 9 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

OCTOBER 22, 2013

Mark N. Tabbutt, Chairman, Saltchuk Resources | BRC Oktoberfest, October 24 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, November 9 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

OCTOBER 15, 2013

Moira MacDonald, Movie Reviewer, The Seattle Times, “Movie Reviews Unlimited” | BRC Oktoberfest, October 24 | Fall Golf Fellowship Photos | 2013-14 Rotary Academy | BRC Thirsty Thursday Photo Album | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, November 9 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

OCTOBER 8, 2013

Chris E. Rivera, President & CEO, Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA), “Trends in Washington Life Science Industry” | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 12 | BRC Oktoberfest, October 24 | Guess the Rotarian! | Rotary Flag Exchange in Paris | 2013-14 Rotary Academy | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

OCTOBER 1, 2013

Jorge L. Barón, Executive Director, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, “Immigration: How the Debate in Washington, DC, Affects Communities in Washington State” | 2013-14 Rotary Academy | BRC Thirsty Thursday, October 3 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 12 | Oktoberfest, October 24 — Save the Date! | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013

Kristine Ashcraft, BS, MBA, Chief Operating Officer, Genelex Corporation, “Genetics and Drugs 101: What You Need to Know About Personalized Medicine” | BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | Volunteer Opportunity for BRC Members: Hope Heart Institute, October 1 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, October 3 | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, October 12 | Oktoberfest, October 24 — Save the Date! | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

SEPTEMBER 17, 2013

Dick LeBlanc, Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing, Flow International, “Waterjet Technology for General Industries” | Volunteer Opportunity for BRC Members: Hope Heart Institute, October 1 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 | BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

SEPTEMBER 10, 2013

Ezra Teshome, Rotary District 5030 Governor, “Annual District Governor’s Visit” | Rotary First Harvest Work Party, September 14 | Rotary Night with the Seattle Storm, September 10 | BRC Group Book Discussion, October 30 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 | BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

SEPTEMBER 3, 2013

Jon Bridge, Co-CEO & General Counsel, Ben Bridge Jeweler, “The Ben Bridge Story: A Hundred Year Journey from a Family‑Owned Business to a Berkshire Hathaway Entity” | Rotary Night with the Seattle Storm, September 10 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 |BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

AUGUST 27, 2013

Phyllis J. Campbell, Chairman, Pacific Northwest, JPMorgan Chase & Co., “How Do We Go from Local to Global?” | Rotary Night with the Seattle Storm, September 10 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 |BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

AUGUST 20, 2013

Dave Ross, KIRO Radio, “How to Keep a Job for 35 Years — When Everyone’s Trying to Fire You” | Rotary Cares Committee | RFH: Harvest Hoedown, October 17 | BRC Fall Golf Fellowship, September 25 | Rotary Night with the Seattle Storm, September 10 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

AUGUST 13, 2013

Earl Bell, Author, Speaker, Coach, Consultant, Island Crest Consulting, LLC, “The Gift Within Us” | Rotary Night with the Seattle Storm, September 10 | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

AUGUST 6, 2013

Joe David, Project Associate, Point32, “Living Proof: Developing & Operating the Bullitt Center” | Bellevue Rotary Logo Shirts Available | BRC Thirsty Thursday, September 19 | Devin Curda in West Africa | BRC Fellowship: Ski Retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JULY 30, 2013

Dan Satterberg, King County Prosecuting Attorney, CSI: King County: “How Prosecutors Use Forensic Science Tools to Find the Truth and Convict the Guilty” | Bellevue ARTSfair Ice Cream Sales Photo Album | Rotary District 5030 Conference 2014 | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Woodinville Rotary Thirsty “Thursday” | Bellevue Rotary Service to Youth: Eastside Baby Corner | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JULY 23, 2013

Rajeev Singh, President & Chief Executive Officer, Concur, “The Concur Story” | Bellevue Rotary Ice Cream Sales | Volunteers Still Needed for Kindering Project | Bellevue Rotary Service to Youth: Eastside Baby Corner | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Woodinville Rotary Thirsty “Thursday” | DaCdb Photo Reminder | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JULY 16, 2013

Damon Huard, Chief Administrative Officer of Football Operations, University of Washington | Bellevue Rotary Service to Youth: Eastside Baby Corner | Volunteers Needed for Kindering Project | Bellevue Rotary Ice Cream Sales | DaCdb Photo Reminder | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Woodinville Rotary Thirsty “Thursday” | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JULY 9, 2013


Kemper Freeman, The Bellevue Collection, “Expansion Plans for Bellevue Square & Lincoln Square Slated to Begin 1st Quarter of 2014. Why Here? Why Now?” | Bellevue Rotary Ice Cream Sales | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos

JULY 2, 2013

Ron E. Armstrong, President, PACCAR Inc | Camp Goodtimes Photo Album | BRC Group Book Discussion, July 31 | Glen Curda’s Weekly Photos