Speaker Date Topic
Dr. Rick Cruse Feb 17, 2020
Save Our Soil, Save Our Planet
Save Our Soil, Save Our Planet

Richard Cruse is a professor in the Agronomy Department at Iowa State University and Director of the Iowa Water Center where he has research, teaching, administration and Extension responsibilities.  Cruse served as President for the National Institutes for Water Resources from 2015 – 2016. 

His program involves field and modeling research in soil erosion, soil management, and soil physical properties while he maintains cooperative research projects with the Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology at the Chinese Academy of Sciences. These cooperative projects address the soil erosion and soil management effects on soil physical properties. He also teaches Advanced Soil Management in the Iowa State University Agronomy Graduate program; meets with diverse audiences to address soil management, soil erosion, and water quality issues; and administers the Iowa Water Center, one of the nation’s Water Resources Water Resource Units

Kirk Norris, President/CEO Feb 24, 2020
Iowa Hospital Association
Iowa Hospital Association

Kirk Norris is a graduate of Simpson College, Drake University Law School and a member of the Iowa Bar Association. He has been President and CEO of the Iowa Hospital Association (IHA), a voluntary membership organization that represents all 118 of Iowa's public and private hospitals since 2002. With his leadership, Kirk and IHA colleagues have significantly expanded hospitals' influence and leadership in public policy, information technology and professional education.

Off-Site Fellowship meetings Mar 09, 2020
No Regular Club meeting at Gateway
Off-Site Meeting Apr 06, 2020
No Meeting at Gateway

Gateway is booked. Either host at another venue or no meeting

Memorial Day ~ No Meeting May 25, 2020