Join Jmore for an evening of meaningful networking with community, business and professional leaders on Ruth's Chris Outdoor Patio in Pikesville.
Join Jmore for an evening of meaningful networking
with community, business and professional leaders.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Ruth’s Chris Steak House (Pikesville)
Featured Speaker: Rod Bourne
Rod is currently the Project Director at CCBC for Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program in Baltimore.
Rod also serves as a mentor and coach. He is the former President and a current board member of the Ma & Pa Heritage Trail Foundation; and in 2008 founded Anna’s Guys, a collection of men who work with abused and sheltered children. He also founded and oversees the annual Catch A Pig 5k, having raising over $36k for the local Boys & Girls Clubs.
With a passion to improve people and organizations, Rod has worked in organizational development and leadership programming positions in a variety of industries including manufacturing, services, and higher education.
Rod’s career started in HR and included progressive positions several large corporations. He then spent 10+ years as the Coordinator of Organizational and Professional Development at Harford Community College, where he designed, coordinated and delivered professional training; and ran two professional associations: the Susquehanna Professional Association of Nonprofits (SPAN) and the Susquehanna Human Resource Association (SHRA).
He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Towson University, and a Masters of Organizational Development from Johns Hopkins University. He was voted commencement speaker for his Harford Leadership Academy class.
Rod is a native Harford Countian and enjoys various outdoor activities, traveling and gastronomic pursuits. He now lives in Bel Air and tries to keep pace with his wife Kim, a psychotherapist, and their two kids.