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Past Speakers

FEBRUARY 2016                  

February 2, 2016

Canceled due to weather


February 9, 2016          

John “JJ” W. Jenkins, PA-C – BayCare



February 16, 2016

Kim Pahlow – Associate Superintendent

Customized Education Opportunities in the Green Bay School District           


February 23, 2016        

Steve Daniels              

Murder Investigations



                           MARCH 2016                       

March 1, 2016  

Chris Mehring – Director of Media Relations Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

What’s Happening at the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers


March 8, 2016

Isadora Asman, PA-Cl – BayCare         



March 15, 2016

Devon Christianson

Brown County Poverty Study

Tour @11:00am: Leonardo da Vinci School for Gifted Learners


March 22, 2016

Stefanie Stainton – NEW Water

Status of NEW Water construction and progress on Silver Creek Watershed project


March 29, 2016

Nicolette Miller – Dementia Care Specialist

Dementia Care Services Available at the ADRC



January 2015

6th       Courtney Anderson      Dental Implants

13th     Tara Gokey                  On Broadway

20th     Dean Haen                  Port Operations and Activities

27th     Dan Perron                  Military Intelligence


3rd       Erik Johnson               Colon Health

10th     Lynn Walter                 New Leaf Market

17th     Michael Knuth             Green Bay Press Gazette

24th     Traci Ombrello            CP Center Aquatic Center


3rd       Dr. Heather Stefania    Prostate Health and ED

10th     Vijai Kumar Pandian  County Extension Spring lawn care

17th     Michael O’Malley         Irish History and Glas Coffee Houses

24th     Tom Molitor                 Green Bay Police Chief

31st     Bill Gosse                    St. Vincent de Paul


7th       Andrea Federman      Hearing Loss

14th     Dave Litton                GB Fire Department

21st     Bill Gosse                  Youth Sportsmanship

28th     Joe Tulbane              Russian Relations


5th       Camille Almond         Cataracts and Eye Health

On May 5th we will meet at the Neville Public Museum of Brown County, 210 Museum Street, Room 121

12th     Karen Smits             NWTC College Advancement

19th     Tara Gokey               On Broadway

26th     Gary Miller                Chancellor UWGB


2nd      Dr. Chad DeNamur   Foot Care and Problems

9th       Dr. Fred Johnson     InitiativeOne The Institute of Business Leadership

16th     Joe Tulbane               Arab/Israeli and ISIS Conflicts

23rd     Steve Trinkner          Old Glory Honor Flights

30th     Francis Wolf               Heart Health

7-Jul-15 Jackie Olson American Transmission Corporation (ATC) PowerForward
ATC Corporate Communications
14-Jul-15 Mike Vandenlangenberg Buying and selling a business
21-Jul-15 Dan Hamersky  Audiology
28-Jul-15 Megan Howard Identity Theft Protection
Consumer Protection Investigator – Bureau of Consumer Protection
4-Aug-15 Jeremy Slusarek Activities for Seniors at the Brown County ADRC
AddLife Coordinator Brown County ADRC
11-Aug-15 Kathy Polum Stroke Prevention
Neuroscience Coordinator at Bellin
18-Aug-15 Laura Norton, John Linden  What’s happening at PMI/Lambeau
PMI Entertainment Group
PMI Director of Lambeau Field Operations
25-Aug-15 Pam VanCampen Eating for the Brain
Nutritionist with GWAAR
1-Sep-15 Mayor Schmitt State of the City
8-Sep-15 Dr. Shaw – Allergist Allergy Season and How to Survive
15-Sep-15 Brian Simmons Library Update
GB Library Director
22-Sep-15 Karmen M. Lemke, Manager Community Relations & Contributions WPS and Director WPS Foundation Wisconsin Public Service Foundation – Community Out-Reach
29-Sep-15 J. Mitchell Winkler, MD Cancer Survivors – For those that have it and those that don’t
Medical Onology – Hematology, Hospice and Palliative Care
6-Oct-15 Troy Streckenbach State of Brown County
Brown County Executive
13-Oct-15 Ron Niesing – Benefit Specialist Medicare ABCD – Open Enrollment Period
20-Oct-15 Dr. Daniel Severance – Prevea Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
27-Oct-15 Hospice and Palliative  – Grief Network of Northeast Wisconsin
Jenny B. – Grief Counslor
3-Nov-15 Lisa Harmann Brown County Oral Health partnership
Director of Program Development

REMINDER:  Meeting on 11/3/2015 at Neville Museum

10-Nov-15 Dawn Nissen, NP Valvular Heart Disease
17-Nov-15   Advanced Directives and Planning for the Future  
Bridget Gerondale 
Malcore Funeral Homes
Director of Marketing
24-Nov-15 Lauren Lindsley, RDN, CD Green Bay Regional Health & Wellness Manager Shop Sodium Smart
Skogen’s Festival Foods
1-Dec-15 Cindy Nelson-Singh Leadership Coach – Anakh Leadership Coaching, LLC “Building a Legacy of Character”
8-Dec-15   “Managing Arthritis Pain”
Dr. Danzhu Guo – BayCare Health Systems


Month            Day         Speaker                      Topic

Dec. 2nd      Furman Balza                Eye witness to Pearl Harbor

Dec. 9th       Shaun Nick                    YMCA Exercises for the older adult

Tour : Angelus Village

Dec. 16th     Annual Christmas Party

Dec. 23rd     No Meeting

Dec. 30th     No meeting


Nov. 4th       Beth Lemke                                 Events at the Neville Museum

Nov 11th     Thomas Kunkel                           President St. Norbert College

Nov 18th     Jeff Frick                                     St Norbert College and Medical College of Wisconsin

Tour:  Access Prosthetics; 2020 Riverside Dr., 3rd Floor; Green Bay, WI 54301

Nov 25th     Pam Buergi, RN                          BSN Spine and Back Care


Oct 7th          Tom Buchholz                              Repair of the Leo Frigo Bridge

Oct 14th        Mike Murphy                                Spirituality and Poverty in America Today

Tour. NE Wis VA Ambulatory Clinic

Oct 21st        Dr. Borchardt                                Podiatry

Oct 28th        Dr. John Hutto                              Vascular Education


9/02/2014      Troy Streckenbach                      Brown County Executive

9/09/2014      Aging and Disability Center        Dementia

9/16/2014      Carrisa Giebel                            Wills and Trusts

9/23/2014      Carrisa Giebel                            Medicare and Asset Protection

9/30/2014      Steve Opgenorth                        St. Norbert College Football


8/05/2014      Lynn Kroll                Wisconsin Public Service Electrical Generation

8/12/2014      Steve Johnson        Parallel 44 Winery

8/19/2014      Dan Larson              History of the Great Lakes Lifesaving Stations

8/26/2014      Judith Knudsen       UW Extension Services


July-2014         1             Mike Dilley                     Military Historian Special purpose/Special Mission Military Units

July-2014         8             Meredith Hansen           Introduction to the Brown County Aging and Disability Resource Center

July-2014        15           Pat Kotowski                 CA Lawton Foundry

July-2014        22           Gina Reinhardy             Brown County Community Women’s Club

July-2014        29           Mayor Jim Schmitt        Issues in the City of Green Bay


June-2014        3            Jeff Metoxen          Oneida Community Integrated Food System

June-2014        10          Mary Jane Herber       Local History & Geneology

June-2014        17          Thomas Schlueter, M.D.         Prostrate Issues

June-2014        24          Neal Anderson, Dir.    Brown County NEW Zoo Develp.  (On-Site)


May-2014            6             Chad Zehms, M. D.          Orthopedic Surgeon – Military Experience

May-2014            13           Rich Kindschi      Living the Legacy: Unleashing Generosity

May-2014            20           Mike Cygan        Home Security – Protecting People &   Property

May-2014            27          Vince Cassiani, Ph.D.             Aging in Place


Apr-2014              1              Tina Westergaard            Bay Beach Exciting Happenings

Apr-2014              8              Mariann Muzzi  AARP    –  Who We Are

Apr-2014              15           State of Wi. Investigator               Dept. of Agr.,Trade & Consumer Protection

Apr-2014              22           Janet Thibert, CCC-A      Hearing Loss & Balance Issues

Apr-2014              29           Tim Braunel        Baby Duck Rescue


Mar-2014             4              Francis G Wolf, M.D.       Heart Health – Part II

Mar-2014             11           Walt Hobbs         St. Vincent de Paul – What We Do

Mar-2014             18           Dan Sandberg, Sgt.          Br.   Co. Sheriff’s Dep. – Mass Shootings

Mar-2014             25           Kate Green         New Development at the Weidner Center


Feb-2014             4              Robin Giedd       Management Style at Red Lobster

Feb-2014             11           Lisa Campbell, M.D.        Lesions and Skin Cancer – Detect/Prev/Treat

Feb-2014             18           Carol Rafferty, NP            Pain Management for Seniors

Feb-2014             25           Howard Erickson              Five Decades of Police Work


Jan-2014              7              Mary Jane Herber            CANCELLED due to extreme weather

Jan-2014              14           Katharine Kulkoski           Foster Grandparents – Emcompass – Early Ed.

Jan-2014              21           Katie Becker       Family Services & The Help They Provide

Jan-2014              28           Mary Jane Herbert          CANCELLED due to extreme weather


Dec-2013             3              Judy Tullius         Happenings at Bay Park Square Mall

Dec-2013             10           Brent Weycker  Crafted Beers of Titletown Brewing Co.

Dec-2013             17           Christmas Party – 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.     Social Gathering   Delicious Bakery & Fresh Coffee; 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.   Christmas   Program By “Concertina Rich”   Richard Hodkiewicz Wide Varity of Foot Stomping Christmas Tunes and Songs

Dec-2013             24           Christmas – Off

Dec-2013             31           Christmas – Off


Nov-2013       5          Ted Hansen              Converting Industrial Wastes To Renewable Fuel

Nov-2013       12        Harry Maier              Curling

Nov-2013       19        Judge Donald Zuldmulder            Drug Court

Nov-2013       26        George Kamps          Readjustment Counseling for Combat Vets


Oct-2013        1         Dean Hoegger             Zero Waste Program

Oct-2013        8         Susan Manske             Saving Our Family Heritage

Oct-2013      15         Roger Huibregtse         A Retired Executive’ Polish Adventure 1993-2013

Oct-2013      22         Doug La Violette          Journey 4 Kids

Oct-2013      29         Timothy Pappin            Bottling a Wisconsin Tradition – Arty’s


Sep-2013      3           John Lampkin              Brown County’s Emergency Radio System

Sep-2013      10         Bob Jacquart, CEO     Stormy Kromer & Other Great Products – II

Sep-2013      17         Larry Van Alstine         Umpire Coach for Green Bay Packers

Sep-2013       24        Mary Kay Minnis         Caring Transitions of N.E.W (Down Sizing)


Aug-2013       6          Jeff Johnson             Habitat For Humanity

Aug-2013       13        Karen Widmar         Entrepreneur Resource Center – NWTC

Aug-2013       20       Steve Van Remortal            Stop Selling Vanilla Ice Cream – Book

Aug-2013       27        Rita Krause               New Water & R2 E2 (Sewage)


Jul-2013        2          John Wigman          Lambeau Field Tour Guide

Jul-2013        9          Scott Katzka              Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Vets

Jul-2013        16        Chris Elliott              Author of book Thought Shredders

Jul-2013        23        Becky Delain                        Ben’s Wish Program

Jul-2013        30       Pat Gwidt                  Green & Gold Hosta Society – N.E.W.


***   June 2013 Speakers***

4th            Duane Grove                              Sommerville Architects Designing in 3D                                               

11th         Prof. Joe Tullbane                       Russia: International Relations  

18th          Attorneys Dave Weber & Tim McCoy                    Persistence & Determination

25th         Mike Heisman – CEO & Chairman, MetJet, Inc.    Green Bay’s New Affordable Airline


***   May 2013 Speakers***

7th         Dr. Sara-Beno Chambers             Stroke awareness                                          

14th       Mark Vincent,                                 LED Lighting In Architectural Design Sommerville Architects                         

21st        Prof Michael Kraft                         Controversial Environmental Issues                                        

28th        Yang Kong                                     Hmong Immigration


***   April 2013 Speakers***

2nd      Dan Wittanen                                  Somerville Architects: Design of Transit Projects

9th       Andrew Tobish                               Schreiber Foods, VP                           

16th    Sadie DiNatalie                                 City of Green Bay:What’s This Neighborhood Thing?

23rd    Dr. Richard Ludgin                          Hospital Quality Measures 

30th    Coach Kevin Borseth                      Coach, UWGB Women’s Basketball


***   March 2013 Speakers***

5th       Dr. Erik Johnson                             Gastroenterology            

12th      Barbara Bloom-Mukulsky               Brn Cty Adult Protective Services

19th     Dr. Francis Wolf                              Men’s Heart Health

26th     Kathy Cornell                                  Literacy Green Bay


***   February 2013 Speakers***

5th       Larry Epstein                                  Nuclear Power & Radiation Myths, Fallacies, & Facts             

12th      Dr. Limoni                                         Joint Replacement

19th     Dr. Thomas Wilkins                        Anti-Aging Medicine

26th     Prof. Joseph Tullbane                    Russian International Relations 


***   January 2013 Speakers***

1st    No Meeting                           New Year Day             

8th        Steven Noel                           “Everything you always wanted to know about local lift bridges”.

15th   Dr. Merle Teetzen                 Alzheimers Disease

22nd   Prof. Joseph Tullbane         Russia – Internal Politics

29th     Ed Winney                           Joshua Organization


***  December 2012 Speakers***

4th    Dr. Paul Summerside, “Profit vs. NonProfit Hospitals

11th    Member’s “Open Microphone” Date

18th   Christmas Program

Anna Vanden Hogen from St. Norbert College will be bringing a Quartet of SNC students to sing Christmas carols and other holiday entertainment. These students are all music majors and are very talented. Anna said they are all looking forward to performing for us. The program will begin immediately after our short business meeting and will be 45 minutes to an hour.

We will pass a hat around and give the proceeds to the group.

25th  Best Wishes for a Wonderful Christmas & Healthy New


***   November 2012 Speakers***

6th    Jeff Mitchell, Green Bay Gamblers Hockey

13th    Art Clarkson, Blizzard’s Arena Football

20th   Ms. Michelle Langenfeld, Superintendent Green Bay Public Schools

27th  Chris Jaworski, “This Old Barn” A History Lesson