Upcoming Events

Below are my upcoming local public speaking classes and TED Talk discussions.

Presenting with a Purpose
A four week presentation and public speaking class in Bend, Oregon.

COCC Commiunity Learning
Next class is Spring quarter 2017 – Dates TBD
4:00 – 6:00pm


Private classes are also available, and will be tailored to your company or group’s specific needs. Click here to connect with Joanne to learn more and schedule a class.

TED Leadership Study Group
As a leader, are you ready to challenge the status quo? This course includes five facilitated discussion sessions based on readings and a series of companion TED Talks covering surprising aspects of innovative leadership. Weekly reading is approximately 20 pages; fee includes book, which you’ll receive at the first session.
Tuesdays, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/9, 3/16 (skip 3/2)       4:00 – 5:30pm



TED Talks: Ideas Worth Discussing

TED Talk-based discussions exploring institutions on the brink of change:

Education featuring “Do Schools Kill Creativity?” Wednesday, February 8, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm, Redmond Campus

Healthcare featuring “How do we Heal Medicine?” Wednesday, March 1, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm, Redmond Campus

Climate change, featuring “The Case for Optimism on Climate Change,” Wednesday, March 22, 2017; 4:00-5:30pm, Redmond Campus



Contact Joanne to schedule a class