Profile of Speakers
Paul Leone, Executive Director of the New York State Brewers Association
RPS Zoom Presentation, February 10, 2021 -Paul Leone will speak about the History and Growth of the craft brewing industry in New York State. In 2013 Paul was selected as the first Executive Director of the New York State Brewers Association in 2013. Since then, he has seen New York’s brewing industry double in size, many new laws passed, and has had the honor to have met hundreds of incredible and passionate brewers all over the state and country.
Sandra Doorley – Monroe County District Attorney
RPS Zoom Presentation, April 14, 2021 – Sandra Doorley, Monroe County District Attorney. Doorley obtained a bachelor’s degree from the University at Albany and received her law degree from Syracuse University.
James Farr, Director of the Rochester Public Market
RPS Zoom Presentation, March 10, 2021 -Mr Farr will trace the history of the Public Market from its establishment on the Main Street Bridge in 1827 through several alternative locations and finally to North Union Street in 1905.
Jim Kennard -Shipwrecks of Lake Ontario – A Journey of Discovery
RPS Zoom Presentation, April, 2021 -Join the most successful shipwreck hunter in Lake Ontario on a personal and historic exploration of some of the most important shipwrecks discovered in Lake Ontario by his team and shipwreck peers.
May 20, 2020 Trip – Gypsy at Festival Theatre, Niagara-on-the-Lake – CANCELLED
RPS May Trip – Join us as we travel to the quaint village of Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario to see Gypsy at the Festival Theatre preceded by lunch at the Queenston Heights Restaurant
August 19, 2020 Trip – “State Fair”, REV Theatre, Auburn, NY – Cancelled
RPS August Trip – Join us as we travel to Auburn, NY to see “State Fair” at the REV Theatre preceded by a shopping stop at Sauder’s Market, then lunch at the Sherwood Inn, Skaneateles, NY