Past Speakers

Past Speakers

Jan. 7, 2016–Master Chief Jon Port

M aster Chief Port was born in West Chester, Penn. He enlisted in the Navy in May 1986 and completed Basic Training in Orlando, Fla. He spent 18 months as

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Dec. 17, 2015–Sister Marie Cecilia / Little Sisters of the Poor

Sister Marie Cecilia… Sister Marie Cecilia was born in the Philippines. She earned her Bachelor of Commercial Science in Economics at Jose Rizal University in the Philippines, then her post-graduate

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Dec. 10, 2015–Bry Shields & Nick Holmes, III

Rev. W. Bry Shields is President of McGill-Toolen Catholic High School, a position he has occupied since 1989. The school is currently engaged in a major building project, which will

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Dec. 3. 2015–Dr. Michael Finan / USA Mitchell Cancer Inst.

Michael A. Finan, M.D. BRIEF BIBLIOGRAPHY: Dr. Finan is the Cancer Center Director of the University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute. He served as the Residency Program Director for

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Nov. 19, 2015–John Sledge / Author

John S. Sledge is senior architectural historian for the Mobile Historic Development Commission and a member of the National Book Critics Circle. He holds a bachelor’s in history and Spanish

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Nov. 12, 2015–DG Michael Chambers / Rotary Dist. 6880

Michael Chambers currently serves as District Governor. He has previously served as president of the Rotary Club of Mobile, Assistant Governor and District Chair of Global Grants. He has been

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Nov. 5, 2015–Keri Coumanis / “Revolving Funds & Neighborhood Renewal”

Keri Renee Coumanis is currently employed as an Assistant City Attorney with the City of Mobile, Alabama. Keri began her career in historic preservation and obtained a Master’s Degree in