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Des Moines Sertoma Club Newsletter: August 2012

Our August 7th, our speaker is Stephanie Jutila, CEO of the Des Moines Botanical Center. Stephanie%20Jutila.jpg Jutila began her duties as the first president and CEO of the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden on Dec. 5. She has worked in public horticulture positions for the past 17 years, most recently as director of member programs for the American Horticultural Society in Arlington, Va.

Remember that Sertoma Members will be manning the booth at the Iowa%20State%20Fair.png stop by and say Hello!! If you are interested in volunteering at our booth please contact Bob Simons.

Adam%20Wright.jpg On August 21st, our speaker will be Adam Wright, VP at Mid American Energy in charge of its wind energy business. Adam Wright was promoted in January to vice president of wind development for MidAmerican Energy Co. He was previously vice president of marketing for Northern Natural Gas Co., a MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. company based in Omaha. Wind energy has been a significant source of growth for MidAmerican. This year the company plans to install an additional 177 wind turbines, which will give it a fleet of more than 1,200 turbines that will generate 29 percent of the electricity MidAmerican produces.

Our evening meeting will be at the I-Cubs i%20cubs.bmp on Thursday, August 23rd more information will be given at our August 7th lunch meeting.

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