Lunch With League 

On the "Third Thursday" of most months, the League of Women Voters of San Jose/Santa Clara hosts informative speakers who address local and regional issues.

These interactive public presentations, now held on Zoom, focus on timely topics and encourage our audiences to become better-informed citizens on important issues. The League of Women Voters invites you to join us!

See our League Events page for upcoming Lunches

February 18, 2021

A Shot in the Arm: COVID-19 Challenges & Responses in Hard-Hit Local Communities

Join us via Zoom for an important discussion with Michele Lew, CEO of The Health Trust.   

Michele Lew, an active community leader in Silicon Valley for over 20 years, began her tenure as Chief Executive Officer of The Health Trust on January 9, 2018.  Previously, Michele served as the Local Government and Community Relations Director for Stanford Health Care. She was President and CEO of Asian Americans for Community Involvement (AACI) from 2005-2016, a nonprofit health organization. She also served as District Director for California State Senator/Assemblymember Joe Simitian. A Santa Clara County native, Michele holds a B.A. in economics from Yale University and a Master’s in Public Policy degree from Harvard University.

The one hour Zoom meeting will begin promptly at noon. Questions from attendees are encouraged and can be submitted when you register or during the event.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


All are welcome so please forward this notice to other residents who are interested in this important topic.

Did you miss a previous Lunch with League event?  See our Lunch with League Archives page for videos of our most recent events.

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