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NC - Carrboro - Managing Public Records Workshop New information on redacting documents,retention and disposition schedule for the new year. Public records law,scanning and email, disaster preparedness/disaster recovery were topics presented by the NC Department of Cultural Resources.

January 2017 – NCDBA Membership Committee – Raleigh, NC, Williams Mullen – A special thanks to Meeting Chair Ruth Anderson with an influential crowd attending. We especially loved the super secret elevator to a breathtaking view of Raleigh!

January 2017 - Campbell University - Sophomore business students Six Sigma Yellow Belt Advisor. Such fun to meet ambitious students preparing themselves for the future.

March 2017 - Campbell School of Law, Raleigh NC - Guest speaker Jeanie Walls Knigin, CFP, CRPC. Ms. Knigin is the First Vice President, Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley (NY) as well as a Council of Independent Colleges Woodrow Wilson Fellow. Jeanie discussed the "Tax Reform: Key Issues and Themes" and was sponsored by Lundy-Fetterman School of Business (Jill Williamson, Dean- Kevin O'Mara). Thank you for the invite as downtown Raleigh is always fun! Adding a great speaker like Ms. Knigin really made this evening a perfect event.

April 2017 – NCDBA Products and Services Forum at Northwest Mutual, Raleigh NC. A special thank you to Committee Chair, Walt Turner of Secure Web Apps. A perfect meeting especially the guest speaker young entrepreneur, Patrick Godwin, CEO of Godwin Global. Patrick has an amazing vision having worked directly with SpaceX on their engineering team. I loved his concepts and look forward to seeing his new innovative ideas. His technical strategy for manufacturing clients offers a complete solution-set of Product Life-cycle Management Software.

April 2017 – Lundy-Fetterman School of Business – Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC. Six Sigma Project Debrief. Dr. Lisa Wright’s class presented their final Six Sigma projects for Campbell’s pilot project to Alumni Advisors. Dean O’Mara and Jill Williamson, Alumni Relations Coordinator, utilized new technology from the Cisco WebX platform to communicate with remote Alumni. This project was designed to help students prepare for certification. A special thank you for a lovely dinner and interactive conversation. Although all presentations were wonderful, several of my favorites were the Snapchat and Geofilter suggestions for marketing. Another was a group’s utilization of statistical data and social media to enhance local sporting venue turnout. It will always be fun to work with young, motivated students. Good luck on your certifications.

April 2017 – Raleigh - Men’s Homeless Shelter 1420 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC – Emergency care for the homeless – The Charlotte’s (Fundraisers) volunteered in the kitchen and unexpectedly asked Lisa to bake cookies. Now, we all know that this could be dangerous since she lacks any cooking skill! Well supervised and un-burned the cookies were served. (Thank God they were prepackaged) Please friends grab those checkbooks and send your donations to help those in dire need. Send Attn: RED (CHEF) on behalf of The Charlotte’s with a memo reference: the chocolate chip baker. L.

August 2017 - North Carolina Defense Business Association Products & Services Forum Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, Raleigh NC. A special thank you for the opportunity to address the group and share our capabilities statement. Kind regards.

October 2017 - NC Women in Technology and Science (NCWITS) A private club (for profit) building a network of technology for the future. Newsletter email invent@secretitagent.com.

November 2017 - NCDBA Women's Club - SAS - Umstead Spa - Just a beautiful site for the perfect fall meeting. Chair - Freda Porter, PhD always brings great speakers like Briles Johnson, Executive Director, Women's Business Center of North Carolina.

November 2017 - NCSTATE University Club - the Executives Club of Raleigh - NC State Treasurer Dale Folwell speaking on today's pensions in NC and future concerns of healthcare. Special thanks to Patrick Yanke, CFP and his sweet wife to invite me. What a unique group of Raleigh banking and business executives. It was also a pleasure to recite the Pledge of Allegiance and hear the offering of Grace. (Goodness)

November 2017 - NCDBA Science and Technology Forum - RTI International - RTP NC. Committee Chair Phil Williams did a great job on this meeting. Presenter Dr. Gerry Hayes, CEO The Wireless Research Center of NC - 5G and the "Digital Soldier". Loved the presentation by Noel Heiks, CEO of MVTRAK (AKA Nuvotronics CEO - Co-Founder) she is AMAZINGLY. So glad to see women participating in such a competitive field. Get that check book out!