Upcoming Speakers

Upcoming NCMC Speakers

NCMC Meetings are held at 10:00 a.m. in Morrill Hall at St. Mark’s Church, 111 Oenoke Ridge (CT Route 124), New Canaan, CT

November 17 – C. Craig Wright, M.D., fellow NCMC member and club speaker at 15 previous meetings will present a photographic adventure using color transparencies made during a recent automobile trip through Scotland, Wales & England. His talk, John O’Groats to Land’s End-7 Weeks-4000 Miles, aims to tell all present to set aside their anxieties about roundabouts, left hand driving and HAGGIS. “IT’S NOT TOO LATE – IT’S EASY – GO! – DRIVE – HAVE A BALL – LIVE LIFE!

November 24 – NO MEETING – Thanksgiving weekend

December 1 – Scott Semple is the Commissioner of Connecticut Department of Corrections. He started his career as a front line Correctional Officer in 1988 at the high security Cheshire Correctional Institution and moved to increasing responsibilities in prison management, becoming Commissioner in 2015 by unanimous consent of the Connecticut Senate. He is a major part of Governor Malloy’s Second Chance program of enhancing ex-offender re-entry into a productive, successful life. The subject of his talk is: Enhancing Re-Entry and Reintegration Centers.

December 8 – CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY LUNCHEON – For all members, wives, friends, NCMC widows and member’s lady friends. Everyone is coming and you should too. It’s on Friday, December 8th at Country Club of New Canaan. Cash bar opens at 11:30am with delicious lunch served at 12:20pm. Choice of mouthwatering roast beef or delicious salmon. Salad, dessert and wine included in very reasonable price of $55 (or $60 at door). A most enjoyable and convivial time for everyone attending. Open seating. Easy parking. Also, please bring a wrapped gift for a child age 3 – 10 which Jack Murray will collect for those in need. Make reservations this Friday at Couth Table or mail check to Paul Stein, 172 Oenoke Lane, NC, CT 06840. Write “meat” or “fish” on your check. Feel free to Invite potential member as guests. Also, check with your wife…this is a great way to return social obligations.

December 15 – Trey Urbahn is Chief Commercial Officer for TAP Air Portugal. The subject of his presentation is “Building an Airline – Perspectives on the exceptionally complex and competitive airline industry”. He is the chief architect of the TAP turnaround as a privatized company. Prior to TAP, he was founder with David Neeleman of AZUL, a Brazilian airline that was named by Advertising Age magazine as one of the world’s hottest brands, and serves over 100 cities in Brazil. Trey also worked with Mr. Neeleman at JetBlue where he was Chief Revenue Officer.

December 22 – No Meeting – Merry Christmas!

December 29 – No Meeting – Happy New Year!