Welcome to the Eastside Republican Club!
Eastside Republican Club provides an opportunity to get to know other conservatives
and become involved in the political process. Members meet monthly for dinner and to hear
speakers discuss topics such as public policy, politics and current events.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Immigration has once again
moved to the front burner of issues facing the American
people during the 2014 campaign. Our distinguished panel
will discuss their perspectives, including how Congress
should address the issue. (For information, see
Sen. Marco Rubio's proposed immigration legislation).
Conrad Lee has served as a
of the Bellevue City Council since 1993, one of the few
Chinese-Americans in elected politics. Born in China, Conrad
came to the U.S. to attend Seattle Pacific College and later
received his degree from University of Michigan in
electrical engineering. While working for Boeing, he
received his MBA from the University of Washington. He also
worked as a stockbroker and for the City of Seattle as a
project manager for Seattle Solid Waste Utility. Conrad is
also a long-time small business owner in real estate
Pedro Celis is the
candidate for Congress in the 1st District. An immigrant
from Monterrey, Mexico, Pedro came to America to pursue the
American dream. Having received his Ph.D. in computer
science from the University of Waterloo, excelling in the
industry and becoming a U.S. citizen, he joined Microsoft in
1998, rising to the rank of Distinguished Engineer before
retiring in 2012. He co-founded the
National Hispanic Assembly, and served as national chair
of RNHA. He has been
called one of the most influential Hispanics in America by
the Hispanic Business magazine and the Hispanic IT Executive
Dan Fazio is Director of the
Washington Farm Labor
Association. An experienced labor and employment
attorney, he directs a staff of HR professionals with
experience serving seasonal employers. He previously served
as director of employer services and labor attorney at the
Washington Farm Bureau.
We meet at Embassy Suites Bellevue; click here for
Dinner is served at 6:00PM; program starts at 6:45PM.
Membership in Eastside Republican Club is $20 per person per
Monthly dinner meetings cost $20 per person.
Please RSVP so we have an accurate count for dinner.