Speaker Date Topic
Todd Brenton Nov 13, 2018
Germania Insurance
Germania Insurance

Todd Breton was born and raised in western Massachusetts. In his adult years, he got to Texas as quick as he could. He is a graduate of the University of Houston, GoCoogs. Todd is married to Cindy Breton, celebrating 31 years this December. He has two grown children, Jenny (26) and Michael Breton (22).

Todd has spent a majority of his career in insurance claims, beginning in 1991. He has worked for three insurance companies; Liberty Mutual, GEICO and his current employer, Germania Insurance in Brenham Texas. Before he joined Germania, he owned his own insurance claims consulting business, Inspire Consulting Firm. He has held several leadership roles throughout his career. His current position is Project Manager.

In his spare, he loves traveling with his wife Cindy. He is a travel bloggers and has his own blog website, Bretontravels.com. Todd is an avid runner. He runs two marathons a year as well as several half marathons. His next marathon is the Marine Corp, October 28, 2018. Lastly, Todd loves being involved in Rotary and given back in the community. He has been a member of the Sugar Land club for two years. He is the current Treasurer and past Vocational Chair. Todd is also the person responsible for all the social media for district 5890.

Chaplain (Major) Joe G. Grace Nov 27, 2018

Chaplain (Major) Joe G. Grace II is a native Texan, a graduate of Dulles High School and Texas A&M University, and a Brigade Chaplain in the US Army Reserve. He received his Master of Divinity from Regent University in Virginia Beach, VA.  After completing his Clinical Pastoral Education Residency at Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, he became an Army Chaplain and was deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2007-2008. Since then he has served as a Basic Training Chaplain to initial entry US Army recruits, a Task Force Chaplain to Wounded Warriors, and as an Observer/Coach/Trainer Chaplain in his role as Division Chaplain with Great Lakes Training Division   Chaplain Grace has been a Hospital Chaplain for four years.  Chaplain Grace is a Coach and Speaker with the John Maxwell Team.


He and his wife, Michelle, are parents to four adult children, one teenager, and known by his two grandchildren as “Grand-dude”. His interests include Harleys, dog training, writing poetry, being a life-long learner, and most importantly serving and inspiring others. He loves people, hearing their stories, and encouraging others as they journey through life.