Speaker Date Topic
Bruce Shimizu May 18, 2022
Japanese Internment, a personal perspective

Bruce Shimizu will speak on the injustices done to his Japanese community in Sonoma County, including his/family's time at the WW II internment camp.  Our thanks to Amy Neuman for bringing Bruce to our attention.  Bruce is a cousin in-law to Amy..  . 

Corina Lopez, City Councilmember Jun 01, 2022
tbd
Juraj Gago, Co-CEO Simplicity App Jun 08, 2022
Rotary a Happy Start for Successful App Developer

Juraj Gago is the developer of the Simplicity  app, which is in wide use here in San Leandro.  He will share his connections to Rotary.

Fran Robustelli, City Manager San Leandro Jul 06, 2022
Tentative --.Phillip Lan, Pres Bay Valley Tech Aug 03, 2022
Uplifting Women/Other Underrepresented Groups into High Tech Professional Careers
Uplifting Women/Other Underrepresented Groups into High Tech Professional Careers

As president of Bay Valley Tech, Phillip Lan oversees the organization's fast-growing free code academy, coding bootcamp and tech hub, which supports entrepreneurs with inexpensive office space, digital marketing services and software talent. Phillip is also a key driver in Bay Valley Tech's efforts to support and sponsor tech community organizations, including Tech Connect, Valley Hackathon, Women Techmakers, Valley AgTech, as well as numerous software developer meetups and K-12 coding programs. Prior to Bay Valley Tech, Phillip led the digital marketing team at E&J Gallo, the world’s largest winery, and held marketing, business development and leadership roles at IBM, Robert Half and Ask.com. He holds a bachelor’s degree in managerial economics from U.C. Davis and an MBA in computer information systems from California State University-East Bay.