Sarasota: Columbia Connects 2017

Greetings Susan! Come join fellow Columbia alumni at Seasons 52 in Sarasota for our next luncheon event. Our invited guest is Ms. Jacki Dezelski, President and CEO, of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce.  Chairman Kevin DiLallo announced her appointment this past spring. Dezelski joined the chamber staff in 1996 as communications manager and advanced rapidly to vice president and executive vice president. She was named Florida Chamber Professional of the Year in 2015. Dezelski has led chamber programs and policy development related to strategic planning, education, workforce development, healthcare and more.  She oversaw the launch of the Manatee Young Professionals Program (MYP) and managed studies on healthcare and the economic impact of the arts that laid the foundation for action and funding to benefit the community. Dezelski has also served as a volunteer leader with many community organizations including Leadership Manatee, Manatee Healthcare Alliance, United Way of Manatee County, Harvest Community Methodist Church and others.  She as an MBA and BFA from the University of Florida.

Price: $30 per member and spouse; $34 per non-member.

RSVP by Friday, November 10th with a check payable to “Columbia University Club of Sarasota” and mail to:
Carl W. Chorba, Treasurer, ‘70C [email protected] at 222 Portofino Drive, N. Venice FL 34275

NOTE: Or use PAYPAL for your event payment with this LINK.

Not a member? The membership dues for the 2017-18 season are $25 for individual or family membership. Dues may also be sent to Carl Chorba.

NOTE: Or use PAYPAL for your dues payment with this LINK.


Membership Questions? E-mail Gerald Ruhl ’70BUS, [email protected] or call 941-378-9252.

Event Questions? E-mail Program Chair, Gerry Ronkin ’70 BUS, [email protected], or call 941-809-5195.

November 14, 2017 at 11:30am - 1:30pm

52 Seasons UTC

170 University Tour Ctr
Sarasota, FL 34232
United States