Speaker Date Topic
April Baker Jan 05, 2023 12:00 PM
Principal, West Hills High School
Principal, West Hills High School
Kyle Swanson GM Padre Dam Water District Feb 02, 2023 12:00 PM
East County Advanced Water Purification Program
East County Advanced Water Purification Program

Kyle talks about the East County Advanced Water Purification Program and other items about Padre Dam and Santee Lakes. 

Steve Weitzen Feb 16, 2023 12:00 PM
Human Trafficking
Human Trafficking
Steve was born in San Diego at a cost of $8. He followed by his two brothers, both 1 years and 2 months apart. His father was a court reporter and mother was a secretary with SD Unified. 
 
He had a lot of great experiences growing up. At 9 years old he learned to play golf, a sport he enjoyed as a way to make business connections throughout his career. At 13 he was the ball boy for the San Diego Rockets NBA team and got to meet many famous players including: Jerry West, Elgin Baylor, Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Oscar Robertson, Earl Monroe, Walt Frazier and Bill Bradley. At 17 he went to Japan as an exchange student at a time when you had to make a reservation with an international operator to make a call home. At 18 he studied in Mexico his first semester and met David Alfaro Siqueros, one of Mexico's famous muralist. In 1976, Steve backpacked throughout Europe and Israel, a country he has been to 12 times. 
 
Eventually Steve went to law school, met his wife Ava, worked for two insurance defense firms, then opened his practice January 1, 1990. His daughter Shana was born one week later. His son Aaron made Aliya to Israel. 
 
Steve joined our club in 2006, has served as President of the club, District Assistant Governor, Chief Assistant Governor and is a candidate to become our District Governor a few years from now.