Congratulations Dr. Bell!

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Congratulations to member executive Dr. Rachae Bell of Clear Chiropractic on her extreme honor of being inducted into the Hall of Fame at her Alma Mater, University of Redlands. Dr. Bell was a dual-athlete at the University, excelling in both volleyball and basketball, becoming the Volleyball program’s first All-American and held the honor for back-to-back seasons and currently holds the school’s record for digs! She was team captain for the basketball team and was named Best Defender in three of her seasons! Dr. Bell sees this great honor as a true testament of “always do your best no...

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Southwest Board Forum

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

On June 18, 2016, four members from EWI of Spokane (Jill Gaffney, May Ward, Sue Fleming and Terinda Payton) attended the Southwest Board Forum in San Diego, California. Following are some notes that Sue took during the meeting.

Leadership panel – Women in Leadership – Navigating Today’s Business World
Rebecca Collier, Dale Carnegie/Board Chair, North Island Credit Union
Felena Hanson, Founder, Hera Hub
Jamie Fleming, Founder & CEO, Fleming & Associates

What makes a good leader?
• Being able to delegate.
• They feel a passion for what...

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Don’t miss out on an opportunity to attend LCAM 2016!

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Are you interested in continuing your EWI career? Have you been active in EWI for the past several years including leading and/or serving on a committee or donating your time?

Apply for the EWI Spokane Past President’s Scholarship! Four (4) scholarships available! Download the Scholarship Application http://s3.amazonaws.com/ewispokane.org/downloads/Email%20to%20Membership..., and e-mail to Adrienne Torre at...

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New Super Lawyers at Winston & Cashatt

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Super Lawyers Magazine has announced their list of the top attorneys in Washington and named the following Winston & Cashatt principals as 2016 Super Lawyers: C. Matt Andersen, Kevin J. Curtis and Carl E. Hueber. In addition, Timothy R. Fischer, David P. Gardner, Collette C. Leland and Elizabeth A. Tellessen were named as Rising Stars. For the Mountain States region, Kenneth B. Howard was named a Super Lawyer.

Super Lawyers is a research-driven, peer-influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement...

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May Ward awarded Committee Chairperson for LHM Charities

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Congratulations to member Representative May Ward with Larry H. Miller Hyundai, on her appointment to the Larry H. Miller Charities Committee Chairperson position. All employees of the LHM group participate in the “Give 5” program, allocating funds from their paycheck to a local pool that will be distributed in their market to local charities. This position will give May the opportunity to assist in determining the local recipients of those funds in her market. Congratulations May, what a great opportunity!

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EWI of Spokane 2016 Scholarship Program Awards $15,000 to Local Students

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

On May 17, EWI of Spokane held our annual EWISP (Executive Women International Scholarship Program) and ASIST (Adult Students in Scholastic Transition) Scholarship Awards Banquet. We were treated to a powerful presentation by Sharma Shields, Author and past Spokane Lilac Princess who was dethroned as a result of life choices she made as a teenager. Her open and candid speech encouraged our students and audience to own up to your mistakes upfront to prevent additional repercussions in the future.

It was deeply moving to learn a bit about each of our award recipients as they shared...

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EWI Corporate Reading Rally Literacy Program – Read Discover Grow

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

LCAM Reading Rally author presentation was on May 23rd. Students came to the library and author Kelly Milner Hall tailored her presentation to each age group. As they left students received a reading journal and a bookmark provided by the EWI Spokane Philanthropy committee. The week of June 6-10 each class visited the library and students selected three (3) books from the Scholastic Book Fair. The following week students will receive a fourth book. The Corporate Literacy Program Committee did an excellent job selecting the early reader books: Kindergarten through second graders will...

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President's June Message

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

It’s hard to believe it but by the time you receive the June issue of EWI Spokane Connect we will be 90 days away from the opening of the 2016 Leadership Conference and Annual Meeting (LCAM). The LCAM Planning Committee has been meeting for over a year and things are falling into place and getting very exciting!

Network, Connect, Develop and “Return to Our Roots” as we celebrate this year’s accomplishments, share best practices, learn from some of the nation’s most dynamic speakers, and promote your member firms and businesses. This is EWI Corporate’s biggest event of the year and...

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