Speaker Date Topic
Cherry Fernandez Feb 02, 2021 7:30 AM
"Diversity in the Okanagan"

Cherry Fernandez – ED, South Okanagan Immigrant & Community Services

“Diversity in the Okanagan”

Joining us from Penticton

Dennis Jacobsen Feb 09, 2021 7:30 AM
Student of the Month; Past Exchange Student Presentation

Dennis is the coordinator of the Penticton Sunrise Rotary Student of the Month Program and will be introducing our February Student of the Month from Princess Margaret School.

We will also be joined by a former Inbound Youth Exchange student who will share details of their life since living in Penticton on their Rotary Exchange.

 

Rick McKelvey Feb 23, 2021 7:30 AM
"Polar Bear"

Rick McKelvey is a retired wildlife biologist who has lived in Penticton since 2005. He worked for the Canadian Wildlife Service for over 30 years, leaving that organization as the Manager of the Pacific Wildlife Research Centre before moving to Penticton. He served as the Manager of the South Okanagan Simikameen Conservation Program from 2005 until 2007, and subsequently worked as a consultant until 2010. Since moving to Penticton Rick has continued to be active in the field of biology, most extensively working with the Friends of the Oxbows to ensure the Penticton oxbows are preserved and rejuvenated. He has also served on a number of advisory committees to the City of Penticton, and was a member of the Board of Directors of the Burrowing Owl Conservation Society. In the winter he skis and snowshoes, and in the summer he mountain bikes and hikes.

Joining us from Penticton

Richard DeRock Mar 02, 2021 7:30 AM
“Wenatchee Transit System – e-buses routes”

Richard is the General Manager of Link Transit and current District Governor for 5060. Richard will be sharing details about the innovative e-bus system in Wenatchee, WA.

 

Joining us from Wenatchee, WA.

 
Dennis Jacobsen Mar 09, 2021 7:30 AM
Student of the Month & Past Exchange Student Presentation

Dennis is the coordinator of the Penticton Sunrise Rotary Student of the Month Program and will be introducing our March Student of the Month from Penticton Secondary School.

We will also be joined by a former Inbound Youth Exchange student who will share details of their life since living in Penticton on their Rotary Exchange.

 

Debbie Vance Mar 16, 2021 7:30 AM
“Innovative Clubs, Social Media and Membership”

Debbie creates images for Social Media for Rotary clubs around the world to promote Rotary's image.

Joining us from Osoyoos