2008

January 5, 2008

Michael M. Dunn, Lt. General, USAF (Ret) was the guest speaker at the Tiger Bay Annual Dinner on January 5th, 2008 at the Oceanside Country Club. The subject of his talk was "The 10 Greatest Concerns and Issues on National Security".


February 28, 2008

FL Senator Carey Baker was our guest on Thursday, February 28th at the 12 Noon meeting which was held in the Indigo Lakes Banquet Room. Senator Baker represents District 20, which includes parts of Marion, Sumter, Lake, Volusia and Seminole Counties. 


March 27, 2008

Tiger Bay Club welcomed Taxation and Budget Reform Commission Chairman Allan Bense on Thursday, March 27th at the 12 Noon meeting in the Indigo Banquet Room. Bense, a Republican, was the Speaker of the Florida House from 2002 to 2006. 


April 29, 2008

We welcomed John Kitzhaber, a former emergency physician, legislator and two-term Governor of Oregon to the April 29th meeting. Past President of the Oregon State Senate, he authored and implemented the ground-breaking Oregon Health Plan. 


May 27, 2008

Tiger Bay Club welcomed Senator Mike Haridopolos, FL Senate, District 26 at the May 27th meeting. He is the second youngest member of the Florida Senate and serves as Senate Majority Whip and Chair of the Senate Finance and Tax Committee..


July 29, 2008

Tiger Bay Club welcomed William S. McCallister on Tuesday, July 29th. He is a retired military officer who has worked extensively in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. He is currently a senior consultant for Applied Knowledge International (AKI) in Iraq.


August 28, 2008

Tiger Bay welcomed Robert M. Reedy, Director of the Solar Energy Division, FL Solar Energy Center/UCF on Thursday, August 28th. Bob brings more than 20 years experience in renewable energy to FSEC.


October 21, 2008 - Debate

U.S. House District 24 incumbent Tom Feeney, R-Oviedo, debated Suzanne Kosmas, D-New Smyrna Beach, 11:30 a.m. at the Riverside Pavilion in Port Orange.


October 30, 2008

Tiger Bay welcomed Sean Snaith, Ph.D., Director of the Institute for Economic Competitiveness within the College of Business Administration at UCF Thursday, October 30th. Sean is a widely recognized economist in the field of business and economic forecasting.


December 2, 2008

Former President and Chief Executive Officer of the Florida Center for Fiscal & Economic Policy William James (Jim) Tait, Jr. was the guest speaker on December 2, 2008 at Indigo Lakes. Tait was the first Executive Director of this non-profit foundation.