Meeting Speaker for January 20, 2015 – David Odle, PhD.

cartfund_bucket_logo_lg2Our meeting speaker for January 20, 2015 will be David Olde, PhD. Dr. Odle will speak to us about Alzheimer’s and The Cart Fund.

David Odle, a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, graduated the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor with dual concentrations in Psychology and Economics. A serial entrepreneur, David has owned and operated over a dozen businesses. His current job is President and owner of Andolini’s Pizza.

Since relocating to Charleston, David has been an active Community member. He is a Hall of Fame Founding member of the Charleston Miracle League which runs a baseball league for mentally and physically challenged folks in West Ashley and currently sits on their Community Advisory Board. He is a current board member and Past President of both the Charleston Jewish Community Center as well as the Charleston Jewish Federation. Additionally David spent many years on the board of the Coastal Community Foundation. He is a member of the Rotary Club of St Andrews (Charleston) and is the CART Fund coordinator for Charleston’s regional Rotary clubs.

David loves all Pittsburgh and Michigan Wolverines sports, is an avid golfer and table tennis nut. He resides in West Ashley with his wife Mindy. They have three daughters, three grandchildren, two dogs and a cat.