October 13, 7PM-9PM
How do we engage our cultural moment?
First Pres will be the downtown Orlando host for Q Commons, a two-hour live event where attendees hear fast-paced national and local talks educating them on how to thoughtfully engage their city and cultural moment.
Q Commons is a live learning experience that challenges attendees to stay curious, think well, and advance good in their communities. National speakers include author and apologist Ravi Zacharias, political commentators Kristen Powers and Ross Douthat, and hip hop artist Lecrae.
We are proud to announce Orlando's local speakers will be:
Gerrymandering & Justice
Founding Shareholder of King, Blackwell, Zehnder & Wermuth, P.A.
David B. King is the founding shareholder of King, Blackwell, Zehnder & Wermuth, P.A. King is affiliated with the Orange County Bar Association, the Board of Governors of the Florida Bar, and the American College of Trial Lawyers. He was the lead attorney in the 2015 case before the Florida Supreme Court that resulted in the order to redraw Florida's congressional districts.
A Tale of Two Cities… The Educational Ecosystem in Central Florida
Dr. Falecia Williams
Valencia College; President, West Campus and Downtown Campus
Dr. Falecia D. Williams currently serves as President for the West Campus and emerging Downtown Campus at Valencia College. Additionally, she is an ordained minister and pastor of Hurst Chapel A.M.E. Church in the Historic Parramore Heritage Neighborhood in Downtown Orlando.
In the Wake of Tragedy: Orlando Health Responds to the Pulse Crisis
Director of Service and Hospitality, Adult Hospitals Group, Orlando Health
Holly Stuart came to Orlando Health in 2005 with many years of experience in marketing and public relations. She began her career at Walt Disney World and later established a successful independent consulting company, training area businesses on customer service improvement and team building strategies. Holly grew-up in Central Florida. She attended Vanderbilt University and received a BA in Journalism from the University of Central Florida.