• March 6, 2024
          One Page Wednesday
          March 27, 2024
          BIPOC Reading Series March
          April 4, 2024
          Everybody Reads 2024: Gabrielle Zevin
          April 8, 2024
          2024 Oregon Book Awards Ceremony
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Bob Speltz

Bob Speltz

Chair, Literary arts board of directors

Senior Director of Public Affairs, Standard Insurance Company Executive Director, The Standard Charitable Foundation

Bob Speltz is the director of public affairs at Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) and the executive director of The Standard Charitable Foundation. Bob joined The Standard in July 2008. He is responsible for all aspects of corporate community involvement including The Standard’s corporate giving program, the Standard Charitable Foundation, employee volunteerism and corporate public relations. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Arts in English from Saint John’s University.


Events, Classes, and Seminars

Our events, classes, and seminars bring the community together to hear, learn, and discuss the most compelling issues and ideas of our day. We hope you will join us in our downtown Literary Arts space, online, and at partnering venues across Portland and Oregon.