Speaker Date Topic
Brown Bag Day Oct 24, 2017
Linda Bisson Oct 31, 2017
Professor of Viticulture and Enology
Dean Joanna Mott Nov 07, 2017
Dean, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics California State University, Sacramento
Anthony Wright Nov 14, 2017
Executive Director for Health Access

ANTHONY E. WRIGHT has served as Executive Director for Health Access, the statewide health care consumer advocacy coalition since 2002. Health Access has led state and national efforts to win consumer protections, fight budget cuts and invest in our safety-net, encourage prevention, and advance coverage expansions and comprehensive health reform. Wright led California's coalition effort to help pass the Affordable Care Act and state laws to implement and improve it, and campaigns to successfully pass first-in-the-nation laws to ensure timely access to care, and to stop hospital overcharging of the uninsured.

As a consumer advocate and community organizer, Wright has been widely quoted in state and national media. He has also worked for New Jersey Citizen Action, the Center for Media Education, The Nation magazine, and in Vice President Gore's office in the White House.

Born and raised in the Bronx, Wright graduated from Amherst College magna cum laude in both English and Sociology. He lives in Davis with his wife Jessica, and his son Jefferson.

 

DARK - Thanksgiving Nov 21, 2017
James Corless Nov 28, 2017
Chief Executive Officer - Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Foundation Day Dec 05, 2017
Annual Meeting Dec 12, 2017
Daughter's Day Dec 19, 2017
DARK Dec 26, 2017
DARK Jan 02, 2018
DARK Jan 02, 2018
Joe Devlin Jan 09, 2018
TBA Jan 16, 2018