We are also excited to announce that Councilmember David Ryu will be the keynote speaker of the Lunar New Year celebration dinner that the Wellesley Club of Los Angeles has traditionally hosted with the Harvard Club of Southern California. Tickets are $40. Alumnae can purchase tickets through the Harvard website directly (see link below).
Here is some information about the featured guest, Councilmember David Ryu:
On July 1st, 2015 David Ryu became the first Korean American to serve on the Los Angeles City Council and only the second Asian American. Councilmember Ryu represents the 4th Council District, which includes the neighborhoods of Sherman Oaks, Toluca Lake, Hollywood, Hollywood Hills, Los Feliz, Silverlake, Miracle Mile, Hancock Park, Windsor Square, Larchmont and a portion of Koreatown. Ryu draws on an extensive background in public policy to address the City's myriad challenges in public health, housing, transportation, children and family services, and the needs of seniors.
When: Sunday, February 21st, 5:30-7:30
Where: Genwa Korean BBQ, 5115 Wilshire Blvd, LA, 90036
Cost: $40 - includes tax and tip