Lori Vande Krol, co-founder of Life Made Simple LLC, will be the speaker at the Association for Women in Communications Greater Des Moines Chapter luncheon on Oct. 23. Krol will speak on how better organization can make you a better communicator. The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the United Way Conference Center, 1111 Ninth St. Registration is $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. To register, click here.