Lon Fendall Speaking
Lon has been doing public speaking since competing in speaking contests in high school. After spending a year of graduate study in West Africa, he spoke in many of the Rotary Clubs in Oregon, the sponsors of his studies.
During one part of his career he was a speech writer for Senator Mark Hatfield (R-OR) and spoke to numerous audiences on his behalf.
He has spoken on college campuses, in church worship services, workshops, retreats, camps, and radio programs.
A rewarding speaking assignment recently was as a presenter in leadership training classes in Rwanda, Burundi, and Congo. The subject was “Discernment in group decision-making.”
Suggested Speaking Topics:
- William Wilberforce
- Christian citizenship
- Reconciliation within faith groups
- Discernment in group decision-making
- Peacemaking in Africa
- Peace building
- Evangelical progressivism in politics
- Quakers in Africa
- Hopeful developments in the United Nations