Past Speakers

Past Speakers

Oct. 5, 2017–Rick Frederick / Mobile Bay National Estuary Program “Three Mile Creek Transformation”

Mobile Bay National Estuary Program- Community Relations & Business Resource Manager Rick Frederick is the Community Relations and Business Resource Manager for the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program. Having spent

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Sept. 28, 2017–Dale Speetjens / Shipe Shape Urban Farms

Gulf Coast native Dale Speetjens co-founded Shipshape Urban Farms with his wife Angela in the spring of 2017. After high school he joined the US military and served in Operation

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Sept 21, 2017–Greg Cochran / Alabama League of Municipalities

Thursday, September 21, 2017 Our program today: Greg Cochran – Alabama League of Municipalities Greg Cochran attended the university of North Alabama in Florence where he majored in Political Science

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Sept. 14, 2017–Aaron Sharockman, Executive Director PolitiFact – Nation’s largest fact-checking organization

Rotary Program for Thursday September 14, 2017 Aaron Sharockman: Politifact Aaron Sharockman has served as executive director of Politfact since 2010. Politfact is a fact-checking website that rates the accuracy

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Aug. 31, 2017– Bob Culkeen, General Manager, PBS Affiliate WSRE-TV

Our Program Today: Public Television for the Gulf Coast: Bob Culkeen – WSRE-TV Since December 2016, Bob Culkeen has served as General Manager of WSRE which provides public television for

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Aug. 24, 2017–Randy Kennedy – WNSP “Upcoming Football Season”

Randy Kennedy is program director and host of Sports Drive on Mobile’s WNSP Sports Radio 105.5 FM, the country’s first all-sports FM station. Kennedy has been a leading voice in

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Aug. 17, 2017–Ben Raines – Environmental Reporter AL.com

An investigative reporter for AL.com, Ben Raines has covered environmental issues and natural wonders in Alabama for nearly two decades. He wrote and produced the documentary America’s Amazon, which has