Come join us on Thursday, May 4, 2017
Topic: What does it mean to be a journalist today? What are the media’s roles and responsibilities in modern civil society?
6:45 pm doors open ~7:00 pm meeting begins
Green Valley Adult Clubhouse
17250 Los Jardines W., Fountain Valley, 92708
FREE Admission!!! Refreshments!! Club membership encouraged, but not required!
Tell a friend! RSVP: DCWOC@demclubofwestoc.com
Join Norberto Santana, Jr., founder and publisher of the Voice of OC, as he shares his insights, experiences, and advice with the DCWOC at our May 4th meeting.
Voice of OC, /http://voiceofoc.org is a non-profit investigative newsroom focused on daily coverage of OC’s city halls and government agencies, with an eye toward providing real-time information that allows people to make a difference.
Norberto Santana Jr., is an award-winning investigative reporter with 20 years of experience at major daily newspapers.
Before founding Voice of OC in 2009, Santana was a lead investigative reporter for the Orange County Register and spent a decade covering local governments across Southern California. His work has included exposes on Orange County public safety spending, deportation policies and misuse of funds at the San Diego Red Cross.
In addition to his experience as a journalist, the Southern California native has a master’s in Latin American Studies and has worked as an elections analyst with the National Endowment for Democracy. He also has direct experience on Internet start-ups as one of the founders of CubaNet.org, a website for dissident writers inside Cuba that has operated since 1995.
Don’t miss this chance to be a part of the conversation!
Thursday, May 4 at 6:45 p.m. at the Green Valley Adult Recreation Clubhouse, 17250 Los Jardines W, Fountain Valley, 92708. For info call Phil at 310-871-2083.