Speaker Date Topic
Lambert Brown, Head Coach of Wayzata Football Oct 17, 2018
Ben Hovland, Host
Ben Hovland, Host

Prior to being named Wayzata's Head Coach, Lambert Brown held head coaching positions at Fridley High School and Chaska High School. He led Fridley (2009) to a share of the North Suburban Conference title. At Chaska (2013), he directed the school to the first state tournament appearance in 39 years.

Brown lives in the district with his wife, Lindsay, a Wayzata High School graduate and four children. Brown is a 2000 graduate of White Bear Lake High School, where he played running back under Bob Jackson and earned all-conference honors. Brown went on to attend Concordia-St. Paul University where he earned a degree in teaching and also participated in football.

Coach Brown is currently an achievement specialist teacher at Wayzata High School.

Deanna White, Clean Water Action State Director Oct 24, 2018
Adam Fonda, Host
Adam Fonda, Host

Deanna White is a relocated South Dakota girl who joined Clean Water Action in January 2008 as Program Director. She brings with her an extensive background in political and community organizing. Most recently, she ran the Brandon Valley Area Chamber of Commerce. Prior to that, she spent eight years with the Sierra Club beginning as a community organizer in Las Vegas, serving as National Deputy Political Director in Washington DC and returning to South Dakota as a Senior Regional Representative. She began her career as a campaign organizer with the South Dakota Democratic Party in 1992. Deanna loves reading, traveling, Cary Grant movies and sushi − not necessarily in that order.

Tom Hubler, Hubler for Business Families, Inc. Oct 31, 2018
Lynn Groll, Host
Lynn Groll, Host

Tom began his family business consulting practice in 1980 as one of few professionals addressing family-owned businesses in the United States.  He integrates the notion of spirit in his work with family businesses, and assists family business clients with succession planning, leadership development, business planning, board development and wealth preparation planning. In addition to consulting, Hubler has served as a professional in residence at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis and served on the advisory board for the Center for Family Enterprise for ten years. Formerly he was an adjunct instructor at the University of St. Thomas, where he co-taught a class on Family Business Management for ten years.  Hubler is a founding member and Fellow of the Family Firm Institute (FFI) in Boston.  Additionally, he serves as a member of the editorial board of the Family Business Review, and has authored articles on success strategies for family-owned businesses and has been widely quoted in publications such as The New York TimesThe Wall Street JournalBusiness WeekCorporate ReportNation’s BusinessInc. and StarTribune.  Hubler is a frequent guest on the NBC Weekend Today Showand a periodic participant on Minnesota Public Radio’s Midmorningand Middayprograms.  Hubler has a column that appears in Twin City Businessand previously had columns that appeared in the Elite Advisor Forumand MinnesotaBusiness Magazine.  Hubler is the founder of the Minnesota Family Business of the Year Award, now in its 11th year of celebrating outstanding Minnesota family businesses.

Brigadier General Dennis Schulstad (Ret.) Nov 07, 2018
Veterans Day Program
Veterans Day Program

The Wayzata Rotary will host a special program for Veterans Day to honor veterans who have served our county. The speaker for the event is Brigadier General Dennis Schulstad (Ret.).

 

Members are encourage to invite a veteran to attend our luncheon as a guest of the Wayzata Rotary. During the meeting we will be reconizing and introducing veterans in attendance.

DENNY SCHULSTAD DISTINGUISHED HIMSELF IN THREE CAREERS: 

HE WAS A 22 YEAR MEMBER OF THE MINNEAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL                                                                                                                      (THE ONLY AND LAST REPUBLICAN)

DENNY WAS A SUCCESSFUL POLITICAL CAMPAIGN CONSULTANT                                                                                                                          (TO CANDIDATES FOR LEGISLATURE, CONGRESS, SENATE AND GOVERNOR)

HE RETIRED AS A BRIGADIER GENERAL IN THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE

IN RETIREMENT, THE GENERAL IS ON SEVERAL BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

HE IS THE FORMER NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF THE 63,000 MEMBER UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

THE GENERAL IS A FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT OF THE MINNESOTA MILITARY FAMILY FOUNDATION AND THE APPRECIATION FUND … HAVING RAISED OVER $17 MILLION FOR OUR SERVICE MEMBERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

A RECOGNIZED PUBLIC SPEAKER, DENNY GIVES OVER 50 SPEECHES EACH YEAR ABOUT VARIOUS POLITICAL, CIVIC, MILITARY AND PATRIOTIC TOPICS

Irene Kelly, Governor of Rotary District 5950 Nov 14, 2018
Hope Schroeppel, Host
Hope Schroeppel, Host

Irene Kelly is Governor of Rotary District 5950. She will share an update about our nationally recognized District. Her presentation is titled, "Be the Inspiration!" Kelly will serve as District Governor from July 2018 through June 2019. She is a member of the Eden Prairie AM Rotary Club.

Possible Meeting including all 2018 Grantees? Nov 21, 2018
Kelly Sater, Host
TBD Nov 28, 2018
Paul Boettner, Host
No Meeting! Holiday Party in the Evening! Dec 05, 2018
No Meeting! Holiday Party in the Evening!
Holiday Concert Dec 12, 2018
Jack Weeks, Host
TBD Dec 19, 2018
Cindy Leines, Host
TBD Dec 26, 2018
Tom Vettel, Host
TBD Jan 02, 2019
Norrie Thomas, Host
TBD Jan 09, 2019
Chris Pierson, Host
TBD Jan 16, 2019
Nate Lilleodden, Host
TBD Jan 23, 2019
Sarah Kaelberer, Host
TBD Jan 30, 2019
Mark Lauffenburger, Host
TBD Feb 06, 2019
Beth Warner, Host
TBD Feb 13, 2019
Mike Lee, Host
TBD Feb 20, 2019
Thomas Schwalbe, Host
TBD Feb 27, 2019
Mark Schmid / Tim Westermeyer, Hosts
TBD Mar 06, 2019
Tyler Frederickson, Host
TBD Mar 13, 2019
Mark Cheeley, Host
Hold for State of the City Mar 20, 2019
Hold for State of the City
TBD Mar 27, 2019
Bruce Lea, Host
TBD Apr 03, 2019
Lynn Groll, Host
TBD Apr 10, 2019
James Larson, Host