The San Diego Democracy for America Meetup Group Message Board › Speakers for this upcoming Meetup
|A former member||
Our First Speaker is Wade Sanders! Some of you might know him. For this
of you who don't here, is a short bio:
Wade Sanders is a former Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy under
the Clinton Administration. An award winning Journalist. He provides
Television and print commentary on National Security matters for the
National Press and International Press.
Wade Sander's attended Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and
Practices Law in San Diego. He served Two Combat Tours in Vietnam,
including one in the Rivers of the Mekong Delta with John Kerry, Where
With the SUPPORT of Their Men, They were Both Awarded the Silver Star,
the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart. He has been a close friend of
John Kerry's for nearly 40 years. He has been active in each of his
He was Director of California Veterans for Kerry~A founder of the
Veterans Brigade ~ and a member of Kerry's Band of Brothers. Yes, at the
DNC Boston Convention, Kerry had his Band of Brothers walk out on stage,
Wade Sanders was one of those men.
Wade Sanders will be sharing his experiences as he traveled throughout
the United States for nearly a year speaking to groups large and small,
and doing media for the campaign. He will share his insights regarding
the campaign, and a look to the Future.
We are very lucky to have him as our guest.
Our second speaker will be Francine Busby, our hard working and talented
Democrat who will Beat Duke Cummingham in 2006. Francine raises my
spirit each time she gives a speech!
Anne Hoiberg from the UNA SD, who was to be our speaker for this April
6th Meetup could not make it this month. She will be speaking about
her experiences in Iraq in the following Meetup on May 4.
All visitors are welcome. Come early to get a good seat! Enjoy our
speakers and DFA National HQ Updates and Suggestions for all our members!
Hope to see you all on Wednesday!
Speaker Coordinator For DFA Meetup #23
Member of Meetup # 23 Steering Committee