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Capital University News, California State University, Sacramento
Kevin Johnson to open ‘Breakfast Club’ season
Kevin Johnson will be the first speaker in this year’s Breakfast Club
Speakers Series, hosted by the California State University, Sacramento Alumni
Association. Johnson will speak at 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 21 in the CSUS Alumni
Center as part of Homecoming Week activities.
The free events,
which include breakfast, feature a range of guests speaking on hot topics in
the Sacramento region in a low-key, off-the-record format that allows audience
Johnson retired from the NBA in 2000 after 12 seasons with the Phoenix Suns.
He is currently the president of St. Hope Corporation, a non-profit community
development corporation working to revitalize Sacramento’s Oak Park neighborhood.
The education arm of the operation opened two charter schools this summer –
the new Sacramento High School and Public School 7 elementary school. Its economic
development efforts include the renovation of the 40 Acres Art Gallery and Cultural
Other topics and speakers in this year’s Breakfast Club series include
CSUS President Alexander Gonzalez on Tuesday, Dec. 16; Sacramento County Sheriff
Lou Blanas on Tuesday, March 9; and News 10 anchor Cristina Mendonsa on Tuesday,
Seating is limited. For reservations or additional information, contact the
Alumni Association at (916) 278-6295.
California State University, Sacramento Public Affairs
6000 J Street Sacramento, CA 95819-6026 (916) 278-6156