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Sep 22, 2022

On September 20th, we heard from Rotarian and City of Milwaukee Health Commissioner, Kirsten Johnson.

Kirsten addressed what Milwaukee’s Public Health 3.0 plan means in focusing on social determinants of health, racism as a public health issue and the overall priorities she and her team are working to address moving...

Sep 16, 2022

On September 13th, we heard from David Lubar of the Wisconsin Business Leaders For Democracy and Claire Woodall-Vogg of the Milwaukee Election Commission.

David discussed how businesses depend on a stable democracy to prosper and how they have a role to play in encouraging civic engagement. He also outlined what...

Sep 8, 2022

On September 6th, we welcomed Rick Barrett, President of Barrett Lo Visionary Development LLC.

Rick and his team are spearheading the development of The Couture, the 44-story skyscraper that has been designed to serve as a key thoroughfare connecting our lakefront and cultural amenities with our downtown. Rick discussed...

Aug 25, 2022

Barry Mandel is often credited with the rebirth of Milwaukee’s downtown, and is a former Rotary Person of the Year recipient. Barry is helping to spearhead a unique, comprehensive and holistic education initiative anchored with extensive wraparound services to help students and their families thrive and succeed.

Aug 18, 2022

On Tuesday, we heard from fellow Rotarian Reggie Reed, the Founder & CEO of Mindful Staffing Solutions. Mindful Staffing Solutions addresses poverty, housing, workforce, and economic isolation of underserved communities in Milwaukee. Reggie describes in depth on how we currently fund these issues, why we're funding them...