Our NEWEST committee, the Women’s Council, held its first round-table discussion and networking event. This event brought women and men of the Accounting and Financial profession together to discuss their challenges and solutions facing their gender, generation and career advancement.
The objective of the event was also the mission of the committee “Help merge the experiences and thinking of women into the business world and our profession”
The discussions were focused on the following three (3) topics and Jacquelyn H. Tracy, of Mandel & Tracy, LLC, and chair of the committee, was the moderator for the event.
- Work/Life Balance – Leader - Lisa Fowler of BFMM – note taker – Suzanne Jalbert – CBIZ Tofias
- Importance of Promoting Yourself – Leader - Karen Delisle – Teknor Apex – note taker - Erica Guatieri from KLR
- Leadership – Leader - Martha Hultzman – LGC+D – note taker was Kerri Rawcliffe of BFMM.
The Round-table discussions were from 2:00-4:00pm (2 hours of CPE) and Networking from 4-5pm snacks/wine were available for the networking event.