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Upcoming Speakers

FFBC members enjoy breakfast and a speaker during our monthly gatherings. Breakfast begins promptly at 7:00 am. Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are at the Hoyt Sherman Place. To view past speakers (and listen to remarks from select speakers), click here.

Hoyt Sherman Place (Web site)
1501 Woodland Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

May 5, 2017 (Monday, May 1, 2017) Bob Hopper,
CEO at Boy Scouts of America, Mid-Iowa Council
June 2, 2017 (Monday, May 29, 2017) Reverend Anna Blaedel,
Executive Director of the University of Iowa Wesley Student Center and self-avowed and avid practicing lesbian, whose complaint filed against her in June, 2016 by three Iowa Conference clergymen, was dismissed on Aug. 30 by Bishop Julius C. Trimble.
Reverend Anna Blaedel
July 7, 2017 (Monday, July 3, 2017) Dr. Loren Olson,
psychiatrist and book author.
August 4, 2017 (Monday, July 31, 2017) Ryan Berg,
author of 'No House to Call My Home,' and an advocate for homeless LGBTQ youth.
September 1, 2017 (Monday, August 28, 2017) Michelle Book,
President and CEO of Food Bank of Iowa.
October 6, 2017 (Monday, October 2, 2017) Reverend Mark Stringer,
current pastor of First Unitarian Church who recently announced his retirement and will be taking a leadership position at the Iowa chapter of the ACLU.

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Jonathan Wilson
c/o DavisBrown Law Firm
215 10th St, Suite 1300
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Phone: (515) 288-2500