Speaker Date Topic
Sridevi Bajgur Aug 24, 2017
The Art of Happiness
The Art of Happiness

Sridevi Bajgur was born in West Virginia and grew up in India. She has been practicing yoga and meditation since she was 7 years of age. She has been volunteering with the Art of Living foundation since 2009 and became a faculty in 2015. As a faculty member she volunteers her personal time in teaching powerful breathing techniques and leading meditation sessions across the DFW metroplex. She also conducts Youth Empowerment Seminars in University campuses. Professionally, she holds a Masters In Civil Engineering and works as a Project Manager in a leading construction firm.

Marla Roe Aug 31, 2017
Frisco Convention and Vistor Bureau Update
Frisco Convention and Vistor Bureau Update

Marla has been in the hospitality industry for over 30 years. In 2004 Marla had the opportunity to open a brand new bureau in Frisco Texas, and has been in Frisco for the past 13 years.  She was the first employee and had an annual budget of $276,000. Frisco CVB now has 14 employees and a budget of just over $3 million.  During her time in Frisco, Marla has been instrumental in building a strong sales force. Marla earned her CDME, Certified Destination Management Executive status. She is also a Certified Tourism Ambassador and achieved the Institute of Organization Management designation through the US Chamber of Commerce.

She is past chair of the Dallas Fort Worth Area Tourism Council and the Texas Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus, and currently is Vice Chair for the newly rebranded campaign Visit DFW. She also serves locally as Secretary for the Miracle League of Frisco.

She has been married to Jim for 14 years, and has 2 daughters, Meagan and Madeline.  Marla loves to read, cook and run, and is passionate about the tourism industry.

Donnie Churchman Sep 07, 2017
Towers at the Rail
Chief John Bruce, Frisco Police Dept Sep 14, 2017
Sanctuary Cities and Impact on Frisco
District 5810 Governor Rick Amesberry Sep 21, 2017
Governor's annual visit to Rotary Club of Frisco
Governor's annual visit to Rotary Club of Frisco
Lori Walker Sep 28, 2017
President of Cross Timbers Rotary Club
Frisco Fire Chief Mark Piland Oct 05, 2017
Overview of Frisco Fire Department
Overview of Frisco Fire Department

Chief Piland has been in the fire service for over 34 years and was hired in 2013 as the Fire Chief in Frisco, one of the nation’s fastest growing cities. Prior to Frisco, Chief Piland was the Fire Chief for Volusia County Fire Services in Volusia County Florida, and a Division Chief, Operations Shift Commander, for the Virginia Beach Fire Department. He also served for 16 years on Virginia Task Force 2, a FEMA Urban Search and Rescue Team as a Task Force Leader, and East Coast Regional Task Force Leader Representative as well as an Incident Support Team Leader for the federal US&R system. Chief Piland also served as a member of NFPA 1981 and 1982 Technical Committee for over 7 years. He holds a Masters in Public Health from Eastern Virginia Medical School, and Bachelors in Psychology from Old Dominion University, and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer 

Michael Grant Oct 12, 2017
Shelter Box
Committee Gathering Oct 19, 2017
Happy Thanksgiving! Nov 23, 2017
No meeting today
Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas Dec 21, 2017
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Happy Holidays ! Dec 28, 2017
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