Speaker Date Topic
Jennifer Culberhouse Mar 05, 2024
Personal & Professional Enneagram Coaching
Personal & Professional Enneagram Coaching

 

Enneagram is a model that helps to explain the human psyche. First realized in the 1900’s, the process has been explored and improved by many modern philosophers as a system to help understand people. Jennifer is a trained Enneagram coach who will help people gain more clarity into who they are, why people do the things they do and how they can expand into their full power.

Christine Bryant, CEO Vision Galveston Mar 12, 2024 12:00 PM
On-going and upcoming projects which impact Galveston
On-going and upcoming projects which impact Galveston

Christine is a graduate of the prestigious University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute and has guided Vision Galveston for the past three years. During her tenure with VG, she has brought innovative programs and projects to Galveston including over $2 million in capital to incentivize workforce housing, entrepreneurship training for historically marginalized businesses, grant funding from the National Academies of Science to plan nature-based solutions for heat and flooding north of Broadway and much more. 

 

We welcome Christine back to our Rotary club. We were the first organization to invite Christine to speak when she first moved to Galveston to head up Vision Galveston.

 

Amy Killgore, our Rotary District 5910 Governor will be our special guest at this meeting.

 

Laura Millo, ED-Galveston Island Meals on Wheels Mar 19, 2024 12:00 PM
Meals on Wheels and its impact on our community
Meals on Wheels and its impact on our community

Galveston Island Meals on Wheels reduces food insecurity and social isolation by delivering nutritious meals to Island residents who are homebound and cannot prepare their own meals due to illness, disability or age. Our club has been partnering with GIMOW for a number of years both financially and in service by delivering meals every Tuesday. 

 

Lauren will update our club on the latest activities.

Senator Mays Middleton & Senator Brandon Creighton Mar 26, 2024 11:30 AM
Report on the Issues and Problems Facing Galveston & Texas (Chamber Senate Forum)
Report on the Issues and Problems Facing Galveston & Texas (Chamber Senate Forum)

Our Club will be joining the Galveston County Chamber of Commerce’s Senate Forum this day to hear these two Texas Senators report on the issues and challenges facing Galveston and Texas today. Our members will have reserved tables for lunch in the San Luis Resort beginning at 11:30. This will be considered a regularly scheduled meeting of the Galveston Island Rotary Club.

Jochen Reiser, MD, PhD - President of UTMB Apr 02, 2024 12:00 PM
Update on UTMB
Update on UTMB

Dr. Reise is a world-renowned healthcare, innovation and research leader with more than 18 years experience in various health systems and university environments. He is a graduate of Ruprecht Karls University of Heidelberg, Germany and completed his residency in internal medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He pursued his fellowship in nephrology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School. 

Dr. Reiser began his duties at UTMB on August 15, 2023.