U~T San Diego Community Spotlight

//U~T San Diego Community Spotlight
The Community Spotlight Show Is Hosted By Drew Schlosberg, Community And Public Relations Manager For The San Diego Union-Tribune, Profiles Non-Profits, Community Organizations And Heros That Are Making A Difference

04/19/19 INmune Bio; Serving Seniors

Guest 1: INmune Bio David Moss, Co-Founder and Chief Financial Officer of INmune Bio, talks about his immunology company’s revolutionary work on reprogramming the innate system to fight disease. Guest 2: Serving Seniors Melinda Forstey, Chief Operating Officer of Serving Seniors, and Ted Lange, Sr., a Serving Seniors Board Member and Chair of the organization’s [...]

04/19/19 American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA); San Diego Rescue Mission

Guest 1: American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)Martin Flores, Director of Landscape Architecture and Urban Design for Carrier Johnson + Culture, and Vicki Estrada, President of Estrada Land Planning, talk about the San Diego County as being the most biodiverse county in North America. Flores and Estrada, Co-Chairs of the November 2019 Conference on Landscape [...]

04/12/19 St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center; ECHO Connection/Kannaway

Guest 1: St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center Debra Emerson, CEO, of St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center, discusses the Center’s mission to empower individuals with developmental disabilities and its 18th Morning Glory Brunch fundraiser set for Saturday, April 27 at the Center’s main campus in East County. Emerson is joined by Josef Felts, Executive Chef of the Green [...]

04/12/19 Flying Dolphin Productions; Saved in America

Guest 1: Flying Dolphin ProductionsBee Pedersen, Founder and Producer of Flying Dolphin Productions, and her colleague, Felicity Mudgett, a writer and producer for the production company, chat about the difference between indie films and those made in Hollywood, along with their film “Sweet Taste of Souls,” a thriller/horror film that is currently in post-production. Guest2: [...]

04/05/19 Fresh Start Surgical Gifts; San Diego Center for Children

Guest 1: Fresh Start Surgical GiftsMichelle Pius, Chief Development Officer of Fresh Start Surgical Gifts, talks about her organization’s mission to transform the lives of children with physical deformities through reconstructive surgery and other healthcare services. Pius discusses Fresh Start’s six surgery weekends throughout the year and its October 19 “Bootlegger” event at the Hyatt [...]

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04/05/19 USO San Diego; Carlsbad Village Association

Guest 1:USO San Diego Lorin Stewart, CEO of USO San Diego, and Sharon Smith, Development Fundraiser for USO San Diego, talk about the long history of the charity in serving active duty service members. Stewart and Smith discuss the 78th Stars and Stripes Gala that will be held on Saturday, May 18 at the San [...]

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03/29/19 Bodhi Tree Concerts; Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce; Ladies Rock San Diego

Guest 1: Bodhi Tree ConcertsWalter DuMelle and Diana DuMelle, Co-Founders and Co-Directors of Bodhi Tree Concerts, talk about this year’s concerts that are dedicated to showcasing local artists and nonprofits. Guest 2: Carlsbad Chamber of CommerceBret Schanzenbach, CEO and President of the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, discusses the Chamber’s programs and services, including its Carlsbad [...]

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03/22/19 Chicano Federation of San Diego County; San Diego Unified School District; San Diego City College; San Diego Mesa College; San Diego Miramar College

Guest 4: Chicano Federation of San Diego CountyNancy Maldonado, CEO of the Chicano Federation of San Diego County, is joined by Federation Board Member, Mimi McLennan, to discuss the Federation’s 50 years of service to the region, highlighted by the 50th Anniversary Ball slated for Saturday, May 11 at the venerable U.S. Grant Hotel. Maldonado [...]

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03/22/19 Armed Services YMCA; Home Start, Inc.; Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County

Guest 1: Armed Services YMCABill French, President & CEO of the Armed Services YMCA of the USA, is joined by Tim Nye, Executive Director of the Armed Services YMCA San Diego, to talk about the services the Armed Services YMCA offers to military members and their families to enhance their lives and meet the unique [...]

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03/02/19 Academy of Our Lady of Peace; Authors: Vin Schroeter and Tommy Anderson

Guest 1: Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP)Stephanie Kanaski, Associate Director of Annual Giving for the Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP), is joined by two OLP students: Kyra Martin-Spencer and Julia Torres. Kanaski, Martin-Spencer and Torres talk about the Fifth Annual Women’s Symposium, slated for Friday, March 15 on the OLP campus; [...]