Past Speakers

Past Speakers

Commander Emily Bassett, U.S. Navy, Commanding Officer of LCS Crew 214, PCU Manchester (LCS 14)

A native of Seattle, Washington, Commander Emily Bassett graduated from Boston University (BU) with a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Civilizations. She earned her commission through BU’s Naval Reserve Officer

Past Speakers

Nov. 9, 2017– Chief Mark Sealy / Mobile Fire-Rescue Department

Mark Sealy Fire Chief Chief Mark Sealy has served with the Mobile Fire Department for over 26 years. He began his career as a Firemedic and has progressed steadily through

Past Speakers

Nov. 2, 2017–Bill Barrick, Exec. Director Bellingrath Gardens and Home / “Mums and Magic”

WILLLIAM E. BARRICK, PhD. Dr. Barrick began his formal career in Horticulture by serving as an Assistant Professor in Ornamental Horticulture at the University of Florida. He later became the

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Oct. 26, 2017–Paula Webb / Historian & Author “Mobile Under Siege”

Paula Lenor Webb, Government Documents Reference and Outreach Librarian at University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, obtained her MLIS from the University of Alabama. Paula is a member of the