Speaker: May 3, 2013

Speaker: Jeffrey Rosenfield

Business: SafetyHarborPatch

SafetyHarborPatch

After spending most of his adult life in sales and management, Jeff decided to leave the corporate world and go back to his true love – journalism.

Originally from Boston, after a year of freelancing for a number of Patch sites in the Tampa Bay area, Jeff was named assistant editor for the North Pinellas cluster in October of 2011.

Recently, Jeff was selected to become the editor of Safety Harbor Patch. He is extremely excited to cover all the topics, people and events that make the Harbor such a perfect Patch community.

Speaker: April 26, 2013

SPEAKER: Mark W. Brandt
Business: Attorney
Website:

Mark W. Brandt is going to speak about estate planning and wills.  Attorney Mark W. Brandt was born in Jefferson, Iowa and has lived in Dunedin, Florida since 1958. He is an AV® PreeminentTM Peer Review RatedSM attorney by Martindale-Hubbell®—the highest professional and ethical rating awarded.  Mark has practiced in Dunedin for more than 30 years and is a member of the Florida Bar and Clearwater Bar Association.  He practices estate planning and probate and real estate transactions.  He received his B.A. in International Affairs from Florida State University in 1969 and his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia in 1972.

Speakers: April 12, 2013

The speakers will be the Group Study Exchange Team from Buenos Aires, Argentina.  They will discuss the cultures of Argentina and the USA and their impressions of both countries.

TEAM MEMBER PROFILES

Rotarian Team Leader: Sr. Gustavo Perez-Fagonde

  • Male, age 52, married, 3 sons – ages 20,15, and 11
  • Languages: Spanish/English
  • Profession/Specialty: CPA/Business Consultant
  • Special Interests: Providing a great GSE experience for the team

Team Member: Dr. Hernan Jorge Sanchez-Remundo (MD)

  • Male, age 38, single, no children
  • Languages: Spanish/English/French
  • Profession/Specialty: Image Diagnostics, especially Pediatric
  • Special Interests:
    • Learning more about diagnostics using imaging
    • Wants to visit St. Joseph’s/All Childrens’ Hospital

Team Member: Dr. Julian Ezequiel Inacio Settembrini

  • Male, age 29, single, no children
  • Languages: Spanish/English/French
  • Profession/Specialty: Coordinator for the Ministry of Public Health

Team Member: Sr. Federico Damian Camacho

  • Male, age 28 (his birthday is April 9th!!!), single, no children
  • Languages: Spanish/English/Portuguese
  • Profession/Specialty: Music Therapy
  • Special Interests:
    • Focus on clinics & residence centers for disabled/elderly persons
    • Cultural enrichment while in the USA

Team Member: Dr. Denise Ingrid Cylryn

  • Female, age 41, marital status unknown
  • Languages: Spanish/English
  • Profession/Specialty: Family Medicine- personal and social health

Speaker: April 5, 2013

SPEAKER: Jonathan Brewer
Business: EarthWorks Environmental Incorporated
Website: http://www.earthworksusa.com/

JonathanBrewer2Jonathan Brewer is the Founder and President of EarthWorks Environmental Incorporated of Odessa, Florida. Mr. Brewer is the inventor while EarthWorks is the developer and manufacturer of “METS” the Matrix Enhanced Treatment System for the ex-situ treatment of organic and inorganic contaminated soils.

Mr. Brewer is degreed in Hydro and Pyrometalurgy and is a Certified Environmental Inspector (CEI), Certified Environmental Specialist (CES) as well as one of the first designated as a Certified Remedial Specialist (CRS) and is a currently Licensed Environmental Professional (LEP). Mr. Brewer is a past Advisory Director of the Environmental Assessment Association and is a current member of the Florida Environmental Assessment Association.

Jonathan has been a member of the California League of Cities as well as the Urban Land Institute. Mr. Brewer has held the appointed positions of Project Review and Design Review Commissioner with the City of Roseville in California and is currently an elected Community Development District Supervisor in Pasco County, Florida.

The METS technology received the prestigious “Most Innovative Technology Award” from the University of California at Davis as well as the “Special Recognition Award” from BERC in Sacramento. The METS technology is recognized as a unique technology and as such has received a US Patent as both a process and apparatus.

In the past, EarthWorks has utilized its METS processors for demonstrations and small commercial projects, however our current focus is to train our licensees and get the technology in the hands of end users for commercial use as quickly as possible.

Jonathan has just completed a medical mission trip with his wife Anne to Guatemala. Jonathan will be the President of the Rotary Club of Safety Harbor, Florida in 2013-2014.

Speaker: March 22, 2013

SPEAKER: Perry Giancola
Business: Ed’s Fine Wines.
Website: http://www.edsfinewines.com/

Perry Giancola

Perry is co-owner of Ed’s Fine Wines located on Enterprise and McMullen Booth. If you have not been in his store, it is a sight to behold. Literally hundreds of wines line the walls and aisles. Perry is also involved in the community. As one of the founders of the Wine Fest, he has helped bring thousands to Safety Harbor for the November event. Ed’s Fine Wines provides the wine and wine sponsors each year. More importantly, thousands of dollars have been raised for local charities including Rotary. Today Ed will talk about his favorite subject …wine.

Charity Golf Tournament, March 9 2013

The Rotary Clubs of Safety Harbor and Dunedin Waterside

Charity Golf Tournament

on March 8, 2013

at East Lake Woodlands Country Club

1500 East Lake Woodlands Parkway
Oldsmar

Benefitting

Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation

and other charities.

Speaker: March 15, 2013

SPEAKER: Jonathan Brewer

Jonathan Brewer

Everything you wanted to know about PETS and then some. Jonathan will share what he learned at PETS training this past week-end

Speaker: March 8, 2013

SPEAKER: Welch Agnew

Welch AgnewAfflicted with polio as a boy, he nevertheless played high school baseball, graduated from West Point, and was a career Army officer. He attended Airborne and Ranger schools, served in the 82nd Airborne Division and did a tour in Viet Nam as a pilot. He later became a veterinarian and he’s going to talk about his work as a veterinarian with both the Army and Pinellas County Animal Services. Dr. Agnew spearheaded a battle to control a serious rabies outbreak in Pinellas County.

Thanksgiving 2012 Photo Gallery

Corey, Ming & Kit Yeung

Speaker: March 1, 2013

SPEAKER:

Corey Young
Corey, Ming & Kit Yeung

Accomplishments:

  • President’s Education Award – Outstanding Academic Excellence
  • SPCHS/NHS Community Service Award – Crown Member Award, for highest participation in National Honor Society, and the Gold Award for the completion of 51-100 hours of community service for the National Honor Society, Junior year
  • St. Petersburg Collegiate High School Service Award – Outstanding service to the students and staff at SPCHS
  • Currently a 4.0 unweighted GPA

Leadership Experience:

  • Ambassador for HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Leadership Program), 2011
  • Delegate at Anytown, leadership program, 2011
  • Student Ambassador at St. Petersburg Collegiate High School, 2011-currently

Volunteer Experience:

  • Interact Club, Westchester Gardens, Resident’s home, assisted with the resident’s activities
  • Junior Achievement, tutoring peers in math