OUR NEXT PROGRAM

Lunch: Congressman Denny Heck

September 24, 2014 — Lunch: Congressman Denny Heck

Luncheon reservation must be received by 11:30 am on Monday, September 22nd.
After this deadline, only the registration at a coffee/cookie rate will be available.
Registration will close at 11:00 am on Tuesday, September 23rd.

 

On November 6th, 2012, the residents of Washington’s new 10th Congressional District elected Denny Heck to be the district’s first member of the United States House of Representatives. 

Congressman Heck will join us to speak about what his experiences have been as a first term congressman in the very partisan divided House of Representatives in Washington DC. 

After he has completed his speaking, you will be able to ask him your questions regarding his term in office, thus far. Congressman Heck is the only Member of Congress from the Pacific Northwest that serves on the House Financial Services Committee. He is also a member of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit subcommitteeOversight and Investigations subcommittee and Monetary Policy and Trade subcommittee.

Congressman Heck is a native Washingtonian and graduated from The Evergreen State College in 1973. He has been married for 39 years to Paula Fruci Heck, an educator who began her career as a teacher and retired as principal at Jefferson Middle School in Olympia. He and Paula have lived in Olympia for nearly 30 years and together they have two sons, Bob and Trey.

 

Location:
Tacoma's Landmark Catering and Convention Center
47 Saint Helens Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402

Click here to view driving directions

Parking:
A complimentary parking is available across the Landmark Catering and Convention Center. 

Agenda:
11:30 am - Doors open
12:00 pm - The lunch buffet served
12:10 pm - Program starts
1:15 pm - Program adjourns

Cost:                                          
$23 Member
$25 Non-member
$10 Coffee-dessert

Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be given for cancellations made after 9:00 am on Tuesday, September 18th.

SAVE THE DATE

Lunch: Dr. Pamela Transue, TCC

October 15, 2014 — Lunch: Dr. Pamela Transue, TCC

Luncheon reservation must be received by 11:30 am on Monday, October 13th.
After this deadline, only the registration at a coffee/cookie rate will be available.
Registration will close at 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 14th

Since 1997, Dr. Pamela Transue has served as President of Tacoma Community College.  She has led the evolution of the college into a 21st century learning institution that is increasingly the college of first choice for local residents.  Expanded 24/7 student services, technology-enhanced learning and well-designed new buildings support students in achieving their educational goals.

Dr. Transue is active in local civic improvement efforts and in regional and national professional activities. She served as chair of the board of the American Association of Community Colleges, as secretary of the board of the American Council on Education, as president of COMBASE, a national organization devoted to community-based learning, and president of the Washington Association of Community and Technical College Presidents.  Dr. Transue currently serves on a number of boards including Tacoma Goodwill Industries, and the Tacoma Pierce County Chamber of Commerce.  She is an active Rotarian and a Paul Harris Fellow.   Dr. Transue is the recipient of the 2010 CEO of the Year Award for the Pacific Region from the National Association of Community College Trustees and the 2010 CEO of the Year Award from the State of Washington Trustees Association.

Dr. Transue, a native of Caldwell, Idaho, was educated at the University of Washington, where she earned her bachelor’s degree, the Ohio State University, where she earned her master’s and Ph.D., and she completed the Institute of Educational Management at Harvard.   She is the author of  Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Style and co-editor of Universities in Transition: 1300-1700 as well as numerous articles.  Before coming to TCC, she served as Executive Dean at Portland Community College and as Special Assistant to the President at the University of Washington.


Agenda:
11:30 am - Doors open
12:00 pm - The lunch buffet served
12:10 pm - Program starts
1:15 pm - Program adjourns


Cancellation Policy:
No refunds will be given for cancellations after October 13th 10:00 am.

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CONTACT US

City Club of TacomaMariam Anderson, Executive Director

Mailing/Billing Address 2522 N. Proctor Street, MB #497 Tacoma, WA 98406

Phone:
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Message from President Lisa Dreyer

I am very pleased to have been given the opportunity to be City Club's president for 2014-2015. I look forward to carrying on the fine tradition begun over 30 years ago. I am excited about the growing membership, positive energy and flow of great ideas propelling us forward this year. I will always welcome your ideas and feedback. Thank you for your continued interest in and support of City Club.