January 17th meeting was amazing!

Written January 23rd, 2017
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So many new faces at our January 17th meeting – we had 6 new guests. Some of the meeting highlights included Salma giving her Icebreaker speech, congrats Salma! And Clarence gave his first Table Topics! Forrest gave his 6th speech “A Work in Progress” and Adela gave her 3rd speech “Forwarding Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace”. A special congrats to Aime Pease for her Advanced Leadership Silver award. We also had 2 new inductees, Rebby Midkiff and Bill Clark. Laura Bailey will be Rebby’s mentor, and Brig Henry will be Bill’s mentor. Welcome Rebby and Bill!


  • Laura Tritz announced that the videos of speeches and evaluations would be posted on YouTube. Email her if you would like them to be private or have other preferences;
  • Karen Lezon announced that she is convening a Membership Committee to try to improve our membership experience;
  • John LeCompte announced that the new Pathways education program will roll out by Region, and we might see it in September. After the final Region has it, we will have 24 months to complete the awards we have underway. John is tentatively planning to be a Pathways Ambassador. The benefit of the new program is greater online content;
  • Laura Bailey announced that she is serving as Contest Chair for the Spring Speech Contest on February 21st, and there are Contest roles available so please see her to sign up for a role.

Hope to see everyone at our January 31st meeting!

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