Speaker Date Topic
TBA Jan 19, 2021
TBA Jan 26, 2021
Brittany Todd Feb 02, 2021
Reset Business Conference – Life Changing Strategies

DRC Sponsor: Lorraine Borowski

Brittany Todd, owner and photographer at Photography by Brittany on West Water Street in Decorah, will discuss her motivations and actions associated with the Reset Business Conference sponsored by Winneshiek County Development and Tourism. She plans to share an overview of the life changing strategies offered at the conference.

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Please note this presentation will take place as part of the DRC virtual Tuesday noon meeting using the Zoom application. There will be no face-to-face meeting. A separate email invitation will be forwarded to all Club members to facilitate their access to the meeting.

Harlan Satrom Feb 09, 2021
Abraham Lincoln, My Hero

DRC Sponsor: Lorraine Borowski

Decorah native and local wealth management advisor Harlan Satrom is a history buff when the subject is our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. He plans to share some of his infectious enthusiasm with our members.

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Please note this presentation will take place as part of the DRC virtual Tuesday noon meeting using the Zoom application. There will be no face-to-face meeting. A separate email invitation will be forwarded to all Club members to facilitate their access to the meeting.

Jessica Rilling Feb 16, 2021
New Director of the Decorah Chamber of Commerce

DRC Sponsor: Maureen Duncklee

Our members will be introduced to the new Executive Director of the Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce (DACC), Jessica Rilling. Formerly serving as Executive Director for Iowa Valley Resource Conservation & Development of Amana, Jessica assumed her new position on December 9th and replaced Kristina Wiltgen, who had served the DACC for 17 years. Jessica has extensive experience in creative placemaking, economic development, business support, and grant writing.

The DACC mission is to be the trusted resource in the local business community for advocacy, collaboration, and education. The organization currently serves 350 area businesses.

To learn more visit www.decorahareachamber.com.

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Please note this presentation will take place as part of the DRC virtual Tuesday noon meeting using the Zoom application. There will be no face-to-face meeting. A separate email invitation will be forwarded to all Club members to facilitate their access to the meeting.

Steve Holland Feb 23, 2021
Luther College Economic Impact on Decorah

DCR Sponsor: John Moeller

Steve Holland, Professor of Economics at Luther College, will summarize recent research examining the economic impact Luther College has on the city of Decorah. Dr. Holland has been a professor in the Economics, Accounting, and Management Department since 2005, focusing on the topics of microeconomics, environmental economics, and public policy.

Dr. Holland holds a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from the University of Minnesota, as well as a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center. He received his B.A. in Economics and English at St. Olaf College.

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Please note this presentation will take place as part of the DRC virtual Tuesday noon meeting using the Zoom application. There will be no face-to-face meeting. A separate email invitation will be forwarded to all Club members to facilitate their access to the meeting.