Marquette University Law School has announced the October schedule for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” beginning with an appearance Tuesday, Oct. 6, from noted Milwaukee business leader Ulice Payne. The event will be held from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Sensenbrenner Hall, room 325, located at 1103 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Payne, who earned both undergraduate and law degrees from Marquette, is the president of Addison-Clifton, LLC, global trade compliance advisors. He was president and CEO of the Milwaukee Brewers, a former managing partner of the Milwaukee office of Foley & Lardner and a former Wisconsin Securities Commissioner. He serves on multiple corporate and civic boards, such as the Marquette University board of trustees and as the chairman-elect of the YMCA of the USA’s board of directors. Payne was a member of Marquette’s 1977 NCAA national championship basketball team.
The following guests have also been announced for the month of October. All events will take place on the third floor of Sensenbrenner Hall, 1103 W. Wisconsin Ave. Registration is required online. Media should contact Brigid O’Brien Miller at 414-288-7445.
Bradley Foundation CEO Michael Grebe, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 12:15 – 1:15 -- Grebe ran the prominent Foley & Lardner law firm before joining the influential Bradley Foundation as its chief executive. He has also long been active politically, overseeing national conventions for the Republican Party. Grebe also serves as Chair of the Greater Milwaukee Committee.
Milwaukee Brewers’ Vice President and General Counsel Marti Wronski, Wednesday, Oct. 28, noon to 1 p.m. -- Wronski is responsible for overseeing all legal and contract work for the Milwaukee Brewers, including negotiating player and coaches’ contracts and sponsorship contracts. Before joining the team in 2003, Wronski worked as an assistant professor of legal writing at Marquette Law School and was a litigation associate at Foley & Lardner. The Milwaukee Business Journal has recognized her as a "Woman of Influence."
Gousha, an award-winning journalist, continues his “On the Issues” series of provocative and insightful interviews with local and national public officials, journalists and other newsmakers throughout the year. A complete schedule is available online. Podcasts are available for all “On the Issues” events by visiting the Law School Web site (www.law.marquette.edu) shortly after the event.
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