Jeff Smith 2 p.m., Oct. 23
Asian Business Association: Rice Club Luncheon
Guest speaker Tom Hom, author of Rabbit on a Bumpy Road.
Tom Hom is a pioneer who in 1963 made San Diego history by becoming the first minority ever elected to the San Diego City Council. Later, this Chinese-American won a seat to the California State Assembly.
Among his many contributions, he helped transform San Diego’s skid row into the vibrant Gaslamp Quarter Historic District and led efforts to establish the San Diego Chinese Historical Museum. Today, Tom continues to be an influential civic, business, and community leader, and an inspiration to every generation.
Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 858-277-2822.
- Cost: $30 - $45