Orser Executive Speakers Forum
The MSU JJCBE’s David Orser Executive Speakers Forum is named for David B. Orser, a 1966 MSU graduate who started funding the program in 1988 in order to inspire MSU business students to pursue careers as innovative, responsible, and ethical business leaders.
These events are FREE and open to the public!
Upcoming Orser Executive Speakers Forum:
J. Luther King
Thursday, March 28
Public Presentation: 5:00-6:30 pm
This presentation is in partnership with the Yellowstone Club Community Foundation.
A short reception hosted by Association of Fundraising Professionals' Montana Chapter will follow the talk.
About the Orser Speaker:
Vu is the executive director of the Rainier Valley Corps, a nonprofit in Seattle that promotes social justice by developing leaders of color, strengthening organizations led by communities of color, and fostering collaboration between diverse communities. He also manages NonprofitAF.com, a blog he founded that brutally examines issues that nonprofits deal with but punctuates it with humor and relatable pop culture references.
Vu’s passion to make the world better while recognizing the humor in daily tasks. In his time working in the nonprofit sector, he learned that “we should take the work seriously, but not ourselves”.
Known for his no-BS approach, irreverent sense of humor, and love of unicorns, Vu has been featured in many of his own blog posts at NonprofitAF.com. He has been the keynote speaker at the annual Montana Nonprofit Association conference and was one of The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s 40 under 40.
For more information about the forum, contact Anna Reardon at 406-994-6195 or firstname.lastname@example.org.