Malek Massad Speaking 2-22-16

At the 2-22-16 Meeting

The Kiwanis Club of Oklahoma City's February 22nd meeting brought many guests. Malek Massad, EVP of Emersons Commercial Real Estate, talked about the growth of Oklahoma City since the first MAPS Project and gave projections of the billions completing projects will bring. Essentially, he loves this city!

John Martin, undoubtedly Oklahoma's highest ranking Kiwanis servant and leader, received the Zeller Award for contributions to Kiwanis International's ELIMINATE Campaign.

Guests, in no particular order, included:

Mark Yates, Oklahoma Farm Bureau, former coach and teacher, and attendee at the Mardi Gras

Emily Pomeroy, attorney, Center for Economic Development Law PLLC (2014 40 Under 40 and Mardi Gras attendee)

David Bernstein, EVP, Schwab Oklahoma City, and LOKC Class 34 member

Kathy Frankenfield, VP/Director of Private Banking, Kirkpatrick Bank, and LOKC Class 34 member

Charis Ward, State Agency Counsel, First American Title Insurance, and LOKC Class 34 member

Ayesha Factory, Business Account Manager, Center for Employment Opportunities, and LOKC Class 34 member

Donnie Lewis, Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran, former teacher, and now Peer Support Navigator for Support Services for Veteran Families

Debbie Deeba Williams, a devoted Rolling Stones fan, and the Alpha Gamma Delta Woman of the Year for Greater Oklahoma City Alumnae Panhellenic

Salvador Arcida, a member of OCCC's Hispanic Organization to Promote Education (HOPE), who will help mentor pre-schoolers at Carver Mark Twain Head Start.