Speaker Date Topic
Jesse Imbriano,Esq Director Casa Cornelia Law Ctr Jun 25, 2024 12:00 PM
Will talk to us about immigration, asylum, and the border.
Will talk to us about immigration, asylum, and the border.

Jesse Imbriano, Esq is the supervising attorney at Casa Cornelia Law Center, a pro bono law firm in San Diego. 

Casa Cornelia Law Center provides direct representation in humanitarian immigration applications, including asylum and related relief and protection, special immigrant juvenile status, U and T visas, and VAWA self-petitions and cancellation of removal.  It is the only legal service provider in San Diego serving detained unaccompanied alien children and the primary legal service provider for non-detained unaccompanied alien children.  It also serves detained adults and non-detained adults and family groups. 

Neil O'Connell, Executive Director Jul 09, 2024
Update on Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial
Update on Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Neil O’Connell hails from Natick Massachusetts, the oldest of five sons, he grew up on Cape Cod and entered the Marine Corps in 1977. Serving in the Marines for 33 years, he rose to the rank of Sergeant Major, a rank he proudly wore for 13 years. Shortly after retiring from the Marines at Camp Pendleton in February 2012, he was recruited to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Mount Soledad Memorial Association. During his tenure he has dedicated his time supporting the Memorial Day and Veterans Day Ceremonies as well as conducting numerous Veterans Honor Ceremonies, membership development and fundraising in support of the memorial and serving as the President and CEO of the Association from 2018- 2021.   He presently leads the Association as the Executive Director.  Neil enjoys being involved with various organizations in our community, always sharing his time, talent and treasure to “Give Back”. He presently serves on the Board of the San Diego Nice Guys, and is a past President of The Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick of San Diego and former Vice President of the MCRD Museum Foundation.  In his spare time, he enjoys family BBQ’s, a round of golf with friends and occasional trout fishing in the Sierra’s.