Speaker Date Topic
John Hinderaker Mar 01, 2018
The Cost/Benefit of Wind and Solar in Minnesota
The Cost/Benefit of Wind and Solar in Minnesota

John will preset a summary of the Center of the American Experiment report entitled Energy Policy in Minnesota: The High Cost of Failure.

No Speaker Scheduled Mar 08, 2018
Business Meeting
Business Meeting
Matt Carter, Exec Dir: Dak Cty Historical Society Mar 15, 2018
Hauntings and Seances at the LeDuc Mansion
Hauntings and Seances at the LeDuc Mansion
Rep. Laurie Halverson Mar 22, 2018
Legislative Update
Legislative Update
Gish Devlaminck Mar 29, 2018
The History of MREA and Dakota Electric
The History of MREA and Dakota Electric
Diego Gil Apr 05, 2018
ILAG
ILAG

Diego Gil is on staff at the Lutheran Church of Guatemala (Iglesia Luterana Agustina de Guatemala), where he leads international delegations on visits to indigenous communities in remote parts of the country.  He recently earned his bachelor's degree in international business.

He and his mother, Pastora Karen Castillo, President of ILAG, are in Minnesota in April to participate in the Guatemala Gala, which raises funds for the Milagro (Miracle) Women's Center.  El Milagro opened in February at the Lutheran Center in Guatemala City.  It houses ten young women from around the country who otherwise would stop going to school by age 10.  Easter Lutheran Church in Eagan was a major benefactor, providing approximately half the funds to build the education center

No Speaker Scheduled Apr 12, 2018
Business Meeting
Business Meeting
Dr. Jane Berenz Apr 19, 2018
Superintendent, ISD 196
Superintendent, ISD 196

Jane K. Berenz was appointed Superintendent of Independent School District 196 in July, 2009. She has been connected with District 196 since she was a kindergarten student at Rosemount Elementary School. She graduated from Apple Valley High School in District 196 and since 1987 has held various jobs in the district, including high school special education teacher, elementary school teacher, elementary principal and then district director for nine years before she was named superintendent. She is also the mother of two daughters and two sons who graduated from District 196. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and special education from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a master’s degree in special education from Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Pat Geagan, Former Eagan Mayor & Police Chief Apr 26, 2018
Bootleggers in Eagan
Bootleggers in Eagan
Isabelle França​ & Giovanni Arriciati May 03, 2018
Rotary International Student Exchange
Rotary International Student Exchange

Isabelle and Giovanni will recount their experiences visiting the US and attending Eagan High School.

No Speaker Scheduled May 10, 2018
Business Meeting
Business Meeting
Rick King, Thomson Reuters May 17, 2018
Executive Vice President, Operations
Executive Vice President, Operations

Rick joined Thomson Reuters in 2000 and has held a number of executive roles, including Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer of both the Professional division of Thomson Reuters and Thomson Reuters Legal. Prior to joining the company, he held executive positions at Ceridian Employer Services, Jostens Learning, and WICAT Systems, Inc. Rick began his career as a teacher and coach.

Rick is a director of TCF Financial Corporation. He also serves on Minnesota’s Metropolitan Airports Commission. 

Rick earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Vermont. 

Chief Jim McDonald Jun 07, 2018
Eagan Police Department
Eagan Police Department
No Speaker Scheduled Jun 14, 2018
Business Meeting
Business Meeting