PALC Programs 2017-2018

October 16, 2017
Shamoil Shipchandler
Regional Director, Securities and Exchange Commission

November 20, 2017
Panel Discussion with North Texas Top County Law Enforcement Officials
Kenda L. Culpepper
– District Attorney – Rockwall County
Faith Johnson – District Attorney – Dallas County
Erleigh N. Wiley – District Attorney – Kaufman County
Sharen Wilson – District Attorney – Tarrant County

January 15, 2018
Dr. Alex Eastman
Parkland Hospital Trauma Surgeon
Lt. Dallas Police Department S.W.A.T. Team

February 19, 2018
Allyn Lynd
Director of Forensic Laboratory

March 19, 2018
Paige Flink
Family Place

April 16, 2018

May 21, 2018

Plan on attending the May meeting of The Public Affairs Luncheon Club during which we will introduce our Scholarship Recipient. We also will vote on next year’s Board of Directors. 


Past Speakers


October 17, 2016
Dr. Jeffrey A. Engel
Founding Director
SMU Center For Presidential History

November 21, 2016
Jim Gatewood
Texas Historian, Author, Professor

January 16, 2017
Dale A. Petroskey
President and CEO
Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
“Building Tomorrow Together”

February 20, 2017
Scott Murray
Multi Emmy Award Winning Sports Anchor & Broadcast Journalis

March 20, 2017
Hon. Joseph M. Cox
Former State District Judge
Partner, Bracewell LLP

April 17, 2017
The Honorable Nathan L. Hecht
Chief Justice Texas Supreme Court

May 15, 2017
Dr. Bobby B. Lyle
President & CEO
Founder and Chairman
Lyco Holdings, Incorporated


October 19 - John Crawford
President & CEO
Downtown Dallas,Inc.

November 16 - Steven Bullitt
Assistant Special Agent in Charge
North Texas Electronic Crimes Task Force
United States Secret Service

January 18 - Dr. Kern Wildenthal
President, Children's Medical Center Foundation
President Emeritus,
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

February 15 - Dr. R. Gerald Turner
President, Southern Methodist University

March 21 - James M. Moroney III
Chairman, President & CEO
A. H. Belo,
Publisher & CEO, Dallas Morning News

April 18 - Jim Falk
President & CEO of World Affairs Council of Dallas/Ft. Worth

May 16 - Bobby Lyle
CEO & President of SMU's Edwin L Cox School of Business