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Need a suggestion for a speaker or had a really great one that you want to let clubs know about?

Email the District Speaker Bureau Chair at  Include the following information in one paragraph:

  • Topic (Title and description)
  • Speaker's name,  company/organization name, position, phone number, email address. Any limitations on when they are available. 
Speaker Organization/Position Contact Info Phone Topic
Eric Jones Sea Valor ( (202) 491-6000 Helps people with PTSD, at risk children and youths, adults with mental health issues through sailing and being on the ocean.
Ken Staples Ocean Defenders Alliance 808 228-8756 Marine Debris 
Rachael Roehl Sustainable Coastlines 831-239-8793 Environment
Megan Lamsom Hawaii Wildlife Fund 808 217-5777 Environment
Peace Alumni RI Fellowship Alumni Assoc   Peace
Mark Harbison Kihei Wailea 808-283-3785 Grants process and Peace & Conflict Resolution
Arjun Aryal Honolulu Sunset 808-255-5139 Intl. Svc. projects in Nepal
Richard Zegar Honolulu Sunset 808-888-9119 VTTs for craniofacial malformations
John Oszust Hanalei Bay 808-639-8150 South American area specialist
David Mozdren Honolulu Sunrise 808-294-3283 Intl. Svc. projects in Thailand
Murray Visser Windward Oahu 808-389-9751 General presentation of Intl. Svc.
Dr. James Ham Honolulu Sunset 360-480-7194 Water & Sanitation and general medicine
Mike Carr Exec Dir, USS Missouri  808-286-1187 historic attractions/community prg
Darryl Wong Major General, USAF, ret 808-384-1430 75th Annv of WWII Commemorative Actv
Steve Colon Capt., USN, ret. Hunt executive 808-265-4253 75th Annv of WWII Commemorative Actv
Tony Vericella 808-925-0200 75th Annv of WWII Commemorative Actv
Elissa Lines  Pacific Aviation Museum 920-573-0668 Pacific Aviation Museum  
Krishna Narayan Maui Kuia Estate Chocolate   "Chocolate Kuleana" Note: Marti highly recommends this . He's enthusiastic about what they do.   
Paul Vierling Rotarian 808-391-4597 “811, Hawaii’s Call Before You Dig” program
Rick Tabor (Rotarian) Kokua Council/VP   10 Coping Skillls to wellness
Samatha Trad Director, Compassion & Choices   Advance health care planning
Louise Barnfield   Albatross Count on Midway Island
David Dinner (Rotarian) Certified  Biodynamic,  Craniosacral Care, Aquacranial   Alternative health care and how to balance it with conventional medicine
Dr. Lynn Goya Clinical Psychologist 808 253-9986 Behavioral techniques. Treating anxiety, depression and ADHD in children & adults.
Gordie Morris Captain Club Program  630-6084 Captain Club Program
Rob Hale/ Mitch D'Olier RC of Honolulu  808-386-7728 Centennial Park as a Rotary Community Service Project
Hannah Shipman Blue Panet Foundation   Clean Energy or other topics of club's choice
Bob Segall Companies We Keep Books  271-3301 Companies We Keep Books
Rick Tabor Kokua Council 808.285.5936 Coping Skills for COVID-19
Tom D’Agnes Country of Laos   391-1579  Country of Laos 
Bo Gapas Life Support Solutions   CPR/AED
Lance Hylander  Decision Making and Career Development  571-228-0705 Decision Making and Career Development
Dan Carlson Deputy Assistant DOE  808 784-3000 DOE Facilities
Stan Michaels Dept of Health   733-9202 Fall Protection 
Scott Hopkins Feed My Sheep   FMS mission, etc (Note:  he will be willing when things calm down a bit)
Beth Garrow Zone 26 Major Giving Officer   Foundation Giving
Brenda Cressey Rotary  Foundation Trustee   Foundation subject
Dawn Hall Hawaii Animal Rescue Fondation   HARF services, volunteer & foster opportunities
Samatha Trad Director, Compassion & Choices   Hawai`i's Our Care, Our Choice
Lisa Fowler Hawaii Humane Society 356-2200 Hawaii Humane Society
Sidney Stiefel   Hawaii Natural Resources  587-0028  Hawaii Natural Resources
Chandy Lopes Healing the Whole Person   Healthy immunity, decreasing inflammation, IV nutritional therapy, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, thyroid health
Kimi Sukuda Takazawa  HI After School All Stars  543-2282 HI After School All Stars
Sue Ann Lee Honolulu Board of Realtors 732-3000 Honolulu Board of Realtors
Chief Susan Ballard  Honolulu Police Department      723-3848 Honolulu Police Department 
Samatha Trad Director, Compassion & Choices   In the case of you contract COVID-19
Bob Speer Master Gardener Program 808 551-7658 Invasive Species
Bryan Enos Investment Pitfalls  521-4015 x 8  Investment Pitfalls 
Julie Yonemura Maui Visitors Bureau   Julie is the Dir. of Leisure Sales & a kind person.  Please don't make it a "wail on MVB" session.
Emily Torres Kapi’olani and Childrens Miracle Network   983-6334 Kapi’olani and Childrens Miracle Network
Rick Tabor Kokua Council 808.285.5936 Kokua Kupuna & GRAMMI
Lee Poston Therapeutic Associates   Low back pain, self-mgmt, myths that keep it a business (note from marti - very specific POV)
Bob Speer Urban Garden, Rose Society 808 551-7658 Master Gardener Program
Cheryl Lindley Maui Pops   Maui Pops
Lisa Letotore Meals on Wheels   531-0555 Meals on Wheels
Steve Lingenbrink Zone Membership   Membership
Bob Speer Men's Shed 808 551-7658 Men's Shed
Mary Berge Rotarian Zone 33 (PA)   Mental Health Mgmt during Covid-19
Seymour Kazimirski  551-3222 My Mothers Holocaust Story
Arjun Aryala Nepal Earthquake of 2015    Nepal Earthquake of 2015 
Paul Vierling Rotarian 808-391-4597. Numismatics, Time To Pull Out Those Old Coins
Jen Stasch  Partners in Care      543-2282 Partners in Care
Ernie Montagne Rotary PDG & Polio Now Coordnor   Polio
Harrison Schmitt Pacific Whale Fdn Program Dir harrisonschmitt   Protecting the Oceans 
Branch Lotspeich  Rescue Tube Foundation  639-7458 Rescue Tube Foundation  
Kanoe Paahau Ronald McDonalds House  979-3577 Ronald McDonalds House  
Rob Hale/Mitch D'Olier RC of Honolulu  808-386-7728 Rotary Centennial Park in Waikiki
Vicki Puliz RI Director Elect Zone 26/27   Rotary Training
Wade Nomura TRF Cadre TBA   Community 'assessments
Dolan Eversole UH Sea Grant Program  808.956 9780 Sea Grant
Betsy Rozelle Author   Seeking common bonds/Affinity OR Opiod Epidemic, from a family member (diff topics but both excellent)
Jon Kaufman H2OpenDoors Founder   Solar/Wind powered water filtration system installations
Jade Butay State department of Transportation jade.butay@Hi,gov 587-2150 State department of Transportation
Rick Tabor (Rotarian) Kokua Council/VP   Stress management techniques for taking care of yourself while caring for your loved ones during COVID
Andrew Dahlburg Toastmasters   Toastmasters Partnership
CAPT R.T. Hendrickson   US Coast Guard  535-3321 US Coast Guard
Earling Ericksen US Post Office,  Honolulu Downtown Station    US Post Office,  Honolulu Downtown Station 
Linda Santos Director of Honolulu Zoo  971-7171 Zoo