Melissa Rotary Club
Week of October 10th  2022

Volume 2022 | Issue 34

Theme of the month is:  Economic & Community Dev'l

Meet in person at the ISD Building
Thursday Oct 13th at 1904 Cooper St 7:30 to 8:30AM
Breakfast by John
Invocation by Dana W
Pledge by Dana C 
4 Way Test by Judy D
Join us via Zoom at:
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On Oct 13th we will have a spokesperson from the Pork Board teaching us about where our meat comes from. Tori Walters is a Technical Communications Specialist at Pig Improvement Company (PIC) where she works with the technical services team to disseminate technical information to customers. She is a certified PQA trainer and served as a student editor for the Pork Information Gateway ( during her time at NC State. Tori Walters graduated from North Carolina State  University in 2021 with a Master of Science in Animal Science with a focus on Swine Production. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Texas A&M University in 2019.
On Thursday evening Oct 27th for our Fourth Thursday evening meeting we will have, Author and Speaker, Yoram Solomon.  Yoram will be helping us to learn the importance of Trust in all organizations. In one of his surveys, 16-time author and the host of The Trust Show podcast, Dr. Yoram Solomon found that trustworthiness was the most important quality for you in other people more than 61% of the time. In this entertaining, engaging, and educational session he will explain why we trust, share 3 of the 8 laws of trust he observed over more than a decade of trust research, and share a few of the 6 components by which others decide whether to trust you or not. 
Author of The Book of Trust, the book series Can I Trust You? and host of The Trust Show solo podcast. Published 16 books and more than 300 articles on Trust, Innovation Culture, and Entrepreneurship, and developed the Trust Habits process to form habits that change behaviors, build trust, and transform organizations and relationships. He was named one of the top 20 global thought leaders on organizational culture by Thinkers 360. Solomon holds a PhD in organization and management, an MBA, a law degree and an engineering degree. He is a two-time TEDx speaker, an adjunct professor of entrepreneurship at SMU, a former executive, elected official (served on the Plano ISD board of trustees), pilot, and member of the Israeli 35th airborne brigade.


Last week's actions
Last Week, Preetha Pandian, Head of Scholl spoke to us about Pinnacle Montessori of Melissa, Texas! They are recognized for providing high-quality, traditional Montessori programs for children 6 weeks to 9 years. Their consistent recognition as the leading Montessori school in Texas is a testament to their dedication to our children and parents. Choosing the best environment for our children is one of the most important and lasting responsibilities we have as parents. Preetha, helped us learn about the Montessori method and her own personal story.

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