• Speaker, “The Portland Clinic Foundation: Advancing Community Wellness.” Various locations, Spring/Summer 2017.
  • Moderator, “Board 101,” March 21st, 2017. Panel for Young Professionals Interested in Board Service. Panelists from boards of The Oregon Historical Society, Children’s Cancer Association, Portland Opera, Urban League, New Avenues for Youth, Cascade AIDS Project, Salvation Army. 
  • Moderator, Association of Fundraising Professionals Oregon and SW Washington panel “Transformations in Philanthropy: What Does the Future Hold?” MAC, Portland, August 12, 2016. Panelists: Max Williams, OCF; Cynthia Addams, Collins Foundation; Bob Speltz, The Standard; Candy Solojovs, Meyer Memorial Trust. 
  • Moderator, Regional Arts and Culture Commission Town Hall, June 11th 2016, at Milagro Theatre, 1:00-4:00 pm. Admission free. 
  • Moderator, “Board 101,” March 31st, Oregon Historical Society. Panel for young professionals considering board service. Panelists from boards of Oregon Historical Society, Children’s Cancer Association, and Portland Opera.
  • Speaker, “How to Make a Difference,” Terwilliger Plaza, February 6th, 2016.
  • Guest presenter, “Barriers to Civic Participation and Creative Responses,” Citizen Involvement Committee, Multnomah County, November 17th, 2015.
  • Lead Speaker and Panel Moderator, “How to Make a Difference,” Pendleton Center for the Arts, Pendleton, October 29th, 2015. Panelists: Bobbie Conner, Tamástslikt Cultural Institute; Donna Kinnaman, CAPECO; Jonathan Staldine, Umatilla Basin Watershed Council; Casey Beard, Pendleton Roundup.
  • Lead Speaker, “State of Giving” author talk, Baker County Public Library, Baker City, October 28th, 2015.
  • Lead Speaker and Panel Moderator, “How to Make a Difference,” Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Joseph, October 27th, 2015. Panelists: Nils Christoffersen, Wallowa Resources; Chantay Jett, Wallowa Valley Center for Wellness; Gwen Trice, Maxville Heritage Interpretive Center; Rich Wandschneider, Wallowa Band Nez Perce Interpretive Center; June Colony, South Forks Grange.
  • Panelist, Association of Fundraising Professional’s “Women in Philanthropy” Luncheon, Portland, October 2nd, 2015.
  • Guest Lecturer, Portland State University “USP 350: Inclusive Engagement,” Community Development BA/BS, October 2015.
  • Lead Speaker and Panel Moderator, “How to Make a Difference,” Deschutes Public Library, Bend, June 22nd, 2015. Panelists: Dan Morse, Oregon Natural Desert Association; Cate O’Hagen, Arts Central; Bradley Porterfield, Latino Community Association.
  • Lead Speaker and Panel Moderator, State of Giving public panel discussion, Oregon Public House, Portland, June 16th, 2015. Panelists: Nancy Steuber, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI); Kayse Jama, Center for Intercultural Organizing; Lori Eberly, Portland Playhouse; Stephen Green, Oregon Public House.
  • Lead Speaker/Presenter, Ford Family Foundation’s Back Fence Speaker Series, “A Better Oregon: The Impact of Volunteers, Donors, and Nonprofits,” Roseburg, May 26th, 2015.
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Oregon School of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, Eugene, May 13th, 2015.
  • Speaker and Panel Moderator, State of Giving presentation and public panel discussion, Jackson County Library, Medford, April 28th, 2015. Panelists: Jim Walls, Lake County Resource Initiative; Mary Farrell, Maslow Project; Robert Esterlein, Southern Oregon Historical Society. 
  • State of Giving: Stories of Oregon Volunteers, Donors, and Nonprofits public launch, The Oregon Historical Society, April 15th, 2015. 180 in attendance.
  • “Britain’s Home Front: ‘Unofficial’ Art and Literature of the Second World War,” public lecture at The Imperial War Museum, London, July 8th, 2012. Sponsored by the Open University and the Imperial War Museum. 100+ attendees.
  • [More past speaking events to be added soon.]