Speaker Date Topic
Andrew Moll (Intro. Paul Moore) Feb 26, 2019
Alternative Education
Tim Hawkins (Intro. Tara Campbell) Mar 05, 2019
Navy Rescue Swimmer
Navy Rescue Swimmer


Tim Hawkins grew up in East Africa as the son of missionaries and returned to the US after graduating high school at Rift Valley Academy in Kenya. Tim served in the US Navy from 1997 – 2007 as an Aviation Warfare Systems Operator and Aviation Rescue Swimmer where he logged nearly 2,500 of flight time in the SH-60B Seahawk helicopter. He deployed on the USS Vella Gulf in 1999 and USS Gettysburg in 2001. In 2003 Tim became a flight instructor at HSL-40, teaching new aircrew how to do their job in the back of the SH-60B. During his service Tim received three Naval Air Medals, two for combat operations in support of Operation Nobel Anvil, against Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic, and a third for rescue operations in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. During his service Tim was also awarded three Navy Achievement Medals, three Good Conduct Medals, the National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Rifle Marksmanship Medal, Pistol Marksmanship Medal, NATO Medal, and a Kosovo Campaign Medal.

Tim earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Southern Illinois University and served as the Director of Operations at the Community Action Agency of Ventura County from 2008 – 2016. Tim moved to Chico in 2016 to become part of the leadership team at the Community Action Agency of Butte County where he continues to serve as the Chief Programs Officer for the agency.

Enloe Ambulance Crews (Intro Jolene Francis) Mar 12, 2019
Enloe Fire Heroes
Enloe Fire Heroes

Sean Abrams – Sean has been a paramedic with Butte County EMS since 2011. He has worked in health care since 2009, beginning with a job at Enloe in the Neuro Trauma Intensive Care Unit. Sean graduated from the Butte College Paramedic Program in 2006, earning his Associate of Science in Paramedicine. He also has an associate degree in Fire Science, and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from U.C. Santa Barbara. Sean and his wife, Holly, a registered nurse and Stroke Program coordinator at Enloe, enjoy raising their family together – a son, age 6; daughter, almost 2; and adopted nieces, 16 and 19. Sean enjoys golfing and looks forward to camping with his family when the children get a little older.

Mike Castro – Mike is a paramedic with Butte County EMS. He started out as an Emergency Medical Technician, and after completing the Paramedic Program at Butte College, has worked as a paramedic for the past two years. Mike grew up in Orland, and when he’s not working, he enjoys riding his motorcycle and playing recreational hockey.

Robin Cranston – Robin is an Emergency Medical Technician with Butte County EMS. She has worked as an EMT since 2015, including as a firefighter for two years. Robin aspires to become a nurse and is currently applying to an RN program. She also enjoys being outside, hanging out with her dog and playing guitar.

Shannon Molarius – Shannon is an Emergency Medical Technician with Butte County EMS. She has worked as an EMT since 2008. She is currently attending Colorado State University-Global Campus pursuing her Master’s degree in Health/Health Care Administration/Management, with an expected graduation date of 2021. In other interests, Shannon plays the guitar, and she and her husband have played in bands together. They have a four-year-old daughter and enjoy camping and skiing together.

Brian Martin Mar 19, 2019
Polygraph Tests
Polygraph Tests
Mary Sakuma (Intro Tara Campbell) Mar 26, 2019
Education Crisis After Paradise Fire
Dennis Schmidt Apr 02, 2019
Butte County Search & Rescue
Educators from Chico Area Educational Institutions Apr 09, 2019
Honoring Educators
Club Apr 13, 2019
Spring Workday
Club Apr 16, 2019
Dark Because of Spring Workday on April 13th
Chico High A Cappella Choir Apr 23, 2019
Performance by Chico High A Cappella Choir
4-Way Test Winning Students Apr 30, 2019
4-Way Test Winning Essays & Omelette Brunch Information
Club May 05, 2019
Omelette Brunch
Club May 07, 2019
Dark Because of Omelette Brunch on May 5th
TBD May 14, 2019
Handi-Riders (Also Environmental Awareness Award)
Veteran Program May 21, 2019
Veteran Program
Brian Shoul May 28, 2019
SR-71/Viet Nam
Sheriff Honea (Also Community Service Award) Jun 04, 2019
Butte County Sheriff
Mark Orme Jun 11, 2019
State of Chico
Rashell Brobst Jun 18, 2019
Boys & Girls Clubs of the North Valley
Anastacia Snyder Jun 25, 2019