SACRAMENTO SPEAKERS SERIES
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Steve Wozniak (born August 11, 1950), known as Woz, is an American inventor, computer engineer and programmer who co-founded Apple Computer (now Apple Inc.) with Steve Jobs and Ronald Wayne. Wozniak single-handedly invented both the Apple I and Apple II computers in the 1970s. These computers contributed significantly to the microcomputer revolution.
Admiral Michael Mullen
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Michael Mullen (born October 4, 1946) is a retired United States Navy admiral, who served as the 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from October 1, 2007 to September 30, 2011. In this position he served as the principal military advisor to the president, the Secretary of Defense, the National Security Council and the Homeland Security Council. As Chairman, Mullen was the highest-ranking officer in the United States Armed Forces.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Andrew Weil is a pioneer in the fields of health, wellness, and integrative medicine. He is founder, professor, and director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. Dr. Weil’s books, PBS specials, and frequent appearances on Today and The Dr. Oz Show have inspired people to lead healthier, happier lives. Dr. Weil is an internationally recognized expert on medicinal plants, integrative medicine, and the reform of medical education.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Judy Smith is the founder and president of Smith & Co., a leading crisis management firm in Washington, D.C. and L.A. For more than 25 years she has brought her unique combination of communication skills, media savvy, and legal and political acumen to clients facing a wide array of crises. She is best known for her crisis management advice to a host of high profile clients, including Monica Lewinsky, Senator Larry Craig, Wesley Snipes, the family of Chandra Levy, and Michael Vick. This resume helped inspire the ABC prime-time hit drama, Scandal, on which Ms. Smith serves as co-executive producer, providing her insight and technical expertise.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Ina Rosenberg Garten (born February 2, 1948) is an American author, host of the Food Network program Barefoot Contessa and former White House nuclear policy analyst. Known for designing recipes with an emphasis on fresh ingredients and time-saving tips, she has been noted by Martha Stewart, Oprah Winfrey, and Patricia Wells for her cooking and home entertaining.