Himes to address Sunrise Rotary on Friday
Born in Lima, Peru, in 1966 to American parents, he spent his early years in Peru and Colombia while his father worked for the Ford Foundation and UNICEF, according to a news release.
He moved with his mother and sisters to the United States when he was 10 years old.
Prior to serving in Congress, Himes ran the New York City branch of the Enterprise Community Partners, a nonprofit that addresses the challenges of urban poverty, the release states.
His professional career began at Goldman Sachs & Co., where he became vice president over the course of 12 years.
At Goldman, he worked extensively in Latin America and headed the bank's telecommunications technology group.
He lives in Greenwich with his wife Mary and two daughters Emma and Linley.
Guests are welcome to attend the meeting. There is a $12 fee for the meeting which includes a breakfast buffet.
For information, visit westportsunriserotary.com; contact Sheila Keenan, membership, at 203-856-9172, email@example.com; or attend any Friday meeting at 7:30 a.m. at Bobby Q's.